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A New Map of Kentucky: Made for the Bureau of Agriculture, Horticulture and Statistics, 1879

prepared by O.W. Gray & Son, Geographical Establishment, Philadelphia
Map; Online
Philadelphia : O.W. Gray & Son, 1879, c1877.
Cartographic Info
Scale 1:1,200,000 (W 89⁰34ʹ--W 81⁰58ʹ/N 39⁰09ʹ--N 36⁰27ʹ)
1 map : col. ; 26 x 61 cm. on sheet 27 x 63 cm.
  • Counties color coded.
  • Explanation: Places over 100,000; 10,000; 1,000 -- Railroads -- Canals -- State capital -- County towns -- Spot heights.
  • Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
  • Also shows major roads and drainage.
  • Inset (Separate scale): Outline map of the United States of America" (separate scale)
  • Table: Comparative increase of population of Kentucky by decennial periods, U.S. Census, 1790-1870.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: Stains on verso; linen backed.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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G3950 1879 .O18