Map of wagon routes in Utah Territory explored and opened by Capt. J. H. Simpson...in 1858-59.

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Title Map of wagon routes in Utah Territory explored and opened by Capt. J. H. Simpson...in 1858-59.
Subject Pacific wagon roads--Utah--Maps; Utah--Exploring expeditions--Maps; Trails--Utah--Maps
Spatial Coverage Southwest, New; California; Nevada; Utah
Description Scale of original map: 1:1,0000,000. Includes exploration routes of Fremont, Beckwith, Stansbury, and Hastings. Original publisher: The Graphic Company, New York
Creator Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey), 1813-1883
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Contributors Mechlin, J. P. ; United States. Army. Corps Topographical Engineers
Date 1859
Type Image/StillImage
Format image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications Scanned with a Leica S1 Pro digital scanning camera, using a Hasselblad 120mm Makro-Planar f/4 lens. Exposure was at f/11 with a blue filter. Lighting provided by Kaiser Softlite ProVision 6x55W fluorescent 5400K daylight lights. Files saved as uncompressed TIFF at 3500x 5117 pixels. Tif files imported into CONTENTdm for conversion to JPEG2000 display images
Resource Identifier G4341_P25_1859_U55.tif
Source Report of explorations across the Great Basin of the Territory of Utah for a direct wagon-route from Camp Floyd to Genoa, in Carson Valley, in 1859
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Report of explorations across the Great Basin of the Territory of Utah for a direct wagon-route from Camp Floyd to Genoa, in Carson Valley, in 1859
Coverage Coordinates: W 115 degrees--W 109 degrees/N 43 degrees--N 37 degrees
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2006, University of Utah. All rights reserved.
Source Physical Dimensions 50 x 89 cm
Contributing Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Scanning Technician Kelly Taylor
ARK ark:/87278/s6h422m6
Setname uu_awm
Date Created 2006-03-22
Date Modified 2012-01-30
ID 1081846
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6h422m6
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