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Title
A sectional map of Iowa
Names
Henn, Williams & Co. (Creator)
Hazzard, J. L. (Engraver)
Leonhardt, Theo. (Theodore), 1818-1877 (Engraver)
Charles Desilver (Firm) (Printer)
Keen & Lee (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Iowa

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Place: Chicago, Illinois
Publisher: Published by Keen & Lee
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5898
Topics
Iowa
Iowa -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled from the official surveys of the United States and the public records of the state & counties and from personal reconnoissance by Henn, Williams & Co. of Fairfield, Iowa ; engraved by Theodore Leonhardt, under the direction of J.L. Hazzard.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of congress by Keen & Lee, in the year 1857 in the clerks office of the district court of Illinois."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 5, page 321, column 2, no. 2
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:385,000 (W 97°00ʹ--W 89°30ʹ/N 44°00ʹ--N 39°50ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ;121 x 166 cm ; divided in 2 sheets, 72 x 170 cm, or smaller
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 32026785
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644705
Folder number: US070.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f07df480-928e-0135-7b44-25504834f8cd
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

  • 1857: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A sectional map of Iowa " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4ba44b60-5237-0136-3b63-1b54eb71979d

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A sectional map of Iowa " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 15, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4ba44b60-5237-0136-3b63-1b54eb71979d

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). A sectional map of Iowa Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4ba44b60-5237-0136-3b63-1b54eb71979d

Wikipedia Citation

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A sectional map of Iowa