"Soil Map, California, Reconnoissance Survey - Sacramento Valley Sheet", U.S.D.A.
Subject: Sacramento, California
Period: 1913 (dated)
Color: Printed Color
21.7 x 40.4 inches
55.1 x 102.6 cm
Centered on the Sacramento Valley, this colorful map presents a huge amount of information in the region from Chico south to Vallejo. The map contains a remarkable array of tones to delineate sixty-seven soil types, each shown with its own color and pattern. The legend uses icons to indicate twenty-seven physical features, topography and more. Surveyed by L.C. Holmes, Department of Agriculture and J.W. Nelson, University of California.
Near fine with a few tiny splits at fold intersections. Issued folding.