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Subject

Digital representation of land use and development in the Salinas Valley and vicinity in 1900.

Description

A digitized map representing land use and development in the Salinas Valley and vicinity in 1900. The map reflects private rancho; high probability of harming and Irrigation areas; land suitable for grazing cattle, sheep and horses with some agriculture; California native habitat (least developed lands); canals; railroads; pump houses, oil seep, population centers; 1898 USGS Monterey County Road & Historic El Camino Real; Salinas River Watershed; Township and Range; County boundary; historic Mission sites; springs; wetland, sloughs and lakes; intermittent stream or slough; Salinas River; as well as rivers and streams. Data sources include Bureau of Land Management General Office Records; 1905 Sugar Beet District maps; 1908-1912 USGS Salinas Valley maps; and “Geology and Oil Prospects of Salinas Valley-Parkfield Area, California” by Walter A. English (1915).

Source

Stetson Engineers, Inc.

Format

PDF File

Language

English

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Education | Engineering | Law | Life Sciences | Social and Behavioral Sciences

Original Format

Digital

Document Type

Map

2017 - Conceptual and Historical 1900 Land Use and Development in Salinas Valley and Vicinity [Draft]

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