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Title
Sketch of the public surveys in the state of Wisconsin and state of Minnesota
Names
United States. General Land Office (Creator)
Townsend, Thomas J. (Creator)
United States. General Land Office (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Wisconsin

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861 (Inferred)
Place: Dubuque
Publisher: Surveyor General's Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5533
Topics
Wisconsin -- Surveys
Wisconsin
Minnesota -- Surveys
Minnesota
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Surveyor General's Office.
Statement of responsibility: "Surveyor General's Office, Dubuque, October 10th, 1861, Thos. J. Townsend [signature]."
Citation/reference: Congressional information service. CIS U.S. serial set index. Pt. 14, Index and carto-bibliography of maps, entry 1120 ( 37- 2) Ex.doc. 1, map 7
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 10, page 681, column 1, no. 2
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:1,140,480. 18 miles to 1 inch (W 97°14ʹ--W 86°35ʹ/N 49°23ʹ--N 42°23ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 44 x 56 cm, on sheet 52 x 63 cm
Description
Shows correction lines, fourth principal meridian, guide meridians, towns, Indian reservations. At head of title: (no. 1.). "Sen. Ex. Doc. No. I. 37th Cong. 2nd Sess."-- top right margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 40423035
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646571
Folder number: US255.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 05e97860-dec4-0135-ab95-6fa4ed2ef0e1
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch of the public surveys in the state of Wisconsin and state of Minnesota " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0f00b980-dec4-0135-b5b0-57a261d4d210

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch of the public surveys in the state of Wisconsin and state of Minnesota " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 24, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0f00b980-dec4-0135-b5b0-57a261d4d210

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Sketch of the public surveys in the state of Wisconsin and state of Minnesota Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0f00b980-dec4-0135-b5b0-57a261d4d210

Wikipedia Citation

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Sketch of the public surveys in the state of Wisconsin and state of Minnesota