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Map of North America : To Illustrate Facts of Geographical Distribution
Shaler, Nathaniel Southgate, 1841-1906
Kentucky Geological Survey
(DLC)a 21000440 (Host)
1 online resource (map) : TIFF file, col.
Website description: This map depicts the shrinking bison population, highlighting the effects of expansion at the nation’s centennial. It became the model for William Temple Hornaday’s well-known map of 1887.
Relief shown by hachures.
"N.S. Shaler, director."
Prime meridian: Ferro.
Host Creator: J.A. (Joel Asoph) Allen. Host Extent: ix, 246 p. : ill., plates (part folded), folded map ; 30 cm. Issued also as: (Kentucky Geological Survey. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Kentucky ; v. 1, pt. 2 (1876)"
Last alternate title from Website.
American bisonAnimal populations
Eighteenth centuryNineteenth century
(W 180°--W 13°/N 80°--S 5°)