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Title
Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin and territory of Minnesota
Names
United States. Surveyor General (Creator)
Lewis, Warner, 1805-1888 (Creator)
United States. Surveyor General (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Wisconsin

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: Dubuque
Publisher: Surveyor General's Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5529
Topics
Public lands -- Wisconsin
Indians of North America -- Wisconsin
Indian reservations -- Wisconsin
Public lands -- Minnesota
Indian reservations
Indians of North America
Public lands
Wisconsin -- Surveys
Wisconsin
Minnesota -- Surveys
Minnesota
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Surveyor General's Office, Dubuque, October 21st 1854, Warner Lewis, Surv. Genl."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 10, page 680, column 2, no. 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1: 1,140,480. 18 miles to an inch (W 97°14ʹ--W 86°35ʹ/N 49°23ʹ--N 42°23ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 44 x 54 cm, on sheet 48 x 58 cm
Description
Shows township grid for Wisconsin and Southeast Minnesota, existing settlements and Indian reservations. Includes "reference" to symbols used on map. At head of title: (No. 1.)
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 26529651
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646567
Folder number: US255.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 33581fe0-dec2-0135-44b0-001be9820357
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

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin and territory of Minnesota" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/42a3f1a0-dec2-0135-e8bc-5bd49c487920

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin and territory of Minnesota" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/42a3f1a0-dec2-0135-e8bc-5bd49c487920

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin and territory of Minnesota Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/42a3f1a0-dec2-0135-e8bc-5bd49c487920

Wikipedia Citation

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Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin and territory of Minnesota