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Map Showing, in Five Degrees of Density, the Distribution, within the Territory of the United States, of the Constitutional Population , i.e., excluding Indians not taxed. Compiled from the returns of population at the ninth census of the United States, 1870. By Francis A. Walker. To which is added a sketch of the principal Indian reservations and ranges from information furnished by the Office of Indian Affairs of date 1871.

Title:
Map Showing, in Five Degrees of Density, the Distribution, within the Territory of the United States, of the Constitutional Population , i.e., excluding Indians not taxed. Compiled from the returns of population at the ninth census of the United States, 1870. By Francis A. Walker. To which is added a sketch of the principal Indian reservations and ranges from information furnished by the Office of Indian Affairs of date 1871.
Creator:
Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897, Bien, Julius, 1826-1909, United States. Census Office
Date:
1874
Type:
Map
Format:
reformatted digital
Description:
Raster, Original Sheet(s): 49 x 71 cm., Website description: Walker’s map of population density established the categories that would be used on all his subsequent population maps in blue ink, enabling viewers to compare classes of information., Host/Source Creator: United States. Census office. Host/Source Contributor: Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897 ; Bien, Julius, 1826-1909. Host Type of Resource: text. Host Extent: 1 p.l., 5 p., 1 l., 4, 14, 13, 8, 3, 4 p. : LIV pl. (maps, diagrs.) ; 56 x 24 cm., Alternate title from Website.