Hand-colored map of popular routes to reach California, as well as two text blocks titled "Important Directions to Persons Emigrating to California" and "Description of California, or the New Gold Region". Includes an inset of western North America with the gold region highlighted in gold.
Cartography Maps North America North America - Description and travel North America - Maps Ocean Transportation - California Voyages and travels Voyages to the Pacific coast Gold mines and mining Gold mines and mining California California - Gold discoveries
North America South America Atlantic Ocean Pacific Ocean Central America
Original map, 49 x 62 cm: Honnold/Mudd Library map collection, folder 5:8, unclassified