Map of the territory of Minnesota : exhibiting the route of the expedition to the Red River of the north, in the summer of 1849

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Title
Map of the territory of Minnesota : exhibiting the route of the expedition to the Red River of the north, in the summer of 1849
Names
Pope, John, 1822-1892 (Creator)
Morawski, P. S. (Draftsman)
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers (Publisher)
Pope, John, 1822-1892 (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Minnesota

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1849 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Corps Top. Engrs.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5446
Topics
Minnesota
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By Captn. John Pope, Corps Top. Engrs. ; drawn by P. S. Morawski.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 527, column 1, no. 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:1,250,000 (W 100°30ʹ--W 89°30ʹ/N 50°10ʹ--N 43°10ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 63 x 71 cm, on sheet 67 x 75 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner
Description
Shows "Proposed line of grants for railroads." Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Gives both Indian and later place names.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 74696065
RLIN/OCLC: 5412407
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645273
Folder number: US108.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0ca4faa0-bd91-0135-1a62-7bf27e981720
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

  • 1822: Creator Born
  • 1849: Issued
  • 1892: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the territory of Minnesota " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2b3fd2a0-bd91-0135-54f4-27f767175977

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the territory of Minnesota " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2b3fd2a0-bd91-0135-54f4-27f767175977

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). Map of the territory of Minnesota Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2b3fd2a0-bd91-0135-54f4-27f767175977

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the territory of Minnesota