By: Jefferson Davis, Early California Map.
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made under the direction of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, Secretary of War by Lieut. R.S. Williamson, Topogl. Engr. assisted by Lieut. J.G. Parke, Topl. Engr. and Mr. Isaac Williams Smith, Civ. Engr. 1853. One of a series of surveys meant to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad From the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. A north/south view of California from the San Francisco Bay to San Diego. The railway line is shown extending as far east as Fort Yuma. Removed from a larger publication - Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable a... View More...