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Geological and Geographical Atlas of Colorado and portions of adjacent territory

Atlas

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Abstract

Sheets I-IV are triangulations, drainage, land classification, and geologic maps of Colorado west of longitude 102°, on the scale of 12 miles to the inch. Sheets V-XVI are topographic (contour) and geologic maps of Colorado and adjacent States, between meridians 104° 30' and 109° 30' and parallels 36° 45' and 40° 30', on the scale of 4 miles to the inch. Sheets XVII and XVIII contain three geologic sections across the State, west of the longitude 104° 30'. Sheets XIX and XX are panoramic views of the Pikes Peak group, Sawatch Range, central portion of West Elk Mountains, Twin Lakes, southwestern border of the Mesa Verde, San Juan Mountains, and La Plata Mountains.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Unnumbered Series
Title:
Geological and Geographical Atlas of Colorado and portions of adjacent territory
Series title:
Atlas
Subseries:
U.S. Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories
Edition:
Second edition
Year Published:
1881
Language:
English
Publisher:
Government Printing Office
Publisher location:
Washington, D.C.
Contributing office(s):
U.S. Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories
Description:
2 p.; 20 Sheets
Country:
United States
State:
Colorado
Other Geospatial:
La Plata Mountains;Mesa Verde;Pikes Peak;San Juan Mountains;Sawatch Range;Twin Lakes;West Elk Mountains