"State of Nevada", General Land Office
Period: 1903 (dated)
Color: Printed Color
42 x 30 inches
106.7 x 76.2 cm
An excellent, large format state and county map showing the status of public surveys and many details throughout the state. This edition is segmented and mounted on linen. A legend explains symbols for settlements, townships, Indian reservations, public reserves, etc. Abundant place names are shown including the Carson Sink, Virginia and Silver City, the Sutro Tunnel, Las Vegas, and much more. Topography and hydrology are nicely developed. Compiled and drawn by Daniel O'Hare under the direction of Frank Bond, Chief of Drafting Division, G.L.O. Printed by the Friendenwald Photo-Litho company of Baltimore. Stiff paper covers on linen when map is folded. This large format edition is scarce, especially mounted on linen.
Paper and linen sound and bright. Very lightly toned on some folds.