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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.102
Object Name Map
Description Josiah Edward Spurr
Smuggler Mountain Sheet (Geological chart)
Color lithograph
Washington, 1898

Colored geographical sections that accompany Sheet XXVIII by Josiah Edward Spurr: Geological and geographical atlas of Smuggler Mountain, located in Aspen, Colorado. Geological sections, labeled A-D. Fault lines and sea level marks clearly identified on the sections of the map. All geographical elements, colored, some texture. Title and credit, centered across top outside of map, legend, two scales, and credit, centered across bottom outside of map. "U.S. Geological Survey Charles D Walcott Director", top left above sections, "Monograph XXXI", top right above sections. Two fading spots, bottom left and right, slight toning around edges of map.

Title Smuggler Mountain Sheet (Geological Chart)
Date 1898
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Spurr, Josiah Edward
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique lithograph
Dimensions H-21 W-35.5 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin US/DC/Washington
Subjects United States
Colorado
Smuggler Mountain
Geology