"[Untitled - Great Plains: Fort Leavenworth to Santa Fe]", U.S. War Department
Subject: Central United States
Period: 1860 (circa)
Publication: American State Papers
Color: Black & White
17.9 x 9.9 inches
45.5 x 25.1 cm
This map details the 1835 expedition of Dragoons under the command of Colonel Henry P. Dodge. The map, attributed to Lt. Steen, extends from Pike's Peak, Touse (Taos) and Santa Fe in the west and east to Fort Leavenworth. It locates rivers, mountains, Indian reservations, Indian villages, military posts, and the Santa Fe Trail. The map was originally published in 1836 as part of HR Doc. 181, 24th Cong., 1st Session. A landmark map for illustrating land holdings of the Western Indians.
References: cf: Claussen & Friis #128; cf. Wagner-Camp #63-2; cf. Wheat [TMW] #421.
Issued folding with just a little faint offsetting.