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Name Blake, William Phipps
Other names W. P. Blake
Life Dates 1826 New York, NY - 1910 Berkeley, CA
Nationality American
Occupation Geologist
Mineralogist
Role Cartographer

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Image of Map Collection - 2015.20.7

Map Collection - 2015.20.7

"Asher & Adams' Geological Map of the United States and Territories," 1872, copper plate engraving by C. H. Hitchcock and W. P. Blake (cartographers), Asher & Adams (publisher). From Asher and Adams' New Statistical and Topographical Atlas of the United States. With maps showing the dominion of Canada, Europe and the world. Exhibiting a clear topographical view of the United States, from fine copper-plate maps, delineating rivers, landings, railroads, stations, distances, etc. Populations of cities and villages containing three hundred inhabitants and upward, as reported by government census for 1870; populations of counties in several states, the territories, and the dominion of Canada, toge