DU Special Collections

Map of North America : To Illustrate Facts of Geographical Distribution

Title:
Map of North America : To Illustrate Facts of Geographical Distribution
Creator:
Trouvelot, L., Shaler, Nathaniel Southgate, 1841-1906, Kentucky Geological Survey
Date:
1876
Type:
Map
Format:
reformatted digital
Description:
Raster, Original Sheet(s): 62 x 74 cm., Website description: This map depicts the shrinking bison population, highlighting the effects of expansion at the nation’s centennial. It became the model for William Temple Hornaday’s well-known map of 1887., Relief shown by hachures., "N.S. Shaler, director.", Prime meridian: Ferro., Host Creator: J.A. (Joel Asoph) Allen. Host Extent: ix, 246 p. : ill., plates (part folded), folded map ; 30 cm. Issued also as: (Kentucky Geological Survey. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Kentucky ; v. 1, pt. 2 (1876)", Last alternate title from Website.