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Title
Sketch of the public surveys in Michigan
Additional title: G sketch of the public surveys in Michigan
Names
United States. Surveyor General of Ohio, Indiana and Michigan (Creator)
Chapman, Leander (Creator)
United States. Surveyor General of Ohio, Indiana and Michigan (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Michigan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854 (Inferred)
Place: Detroit, [Mich.]
Publisher: Surveyor General's Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5382
Topics
Public lands
Michigan
Michigan -- Surveys
Isle Royale (Mich.)
Michigan -- Isle Royale
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Surveyor General's Office, Detroit, November 8th, 1854, Leander Chapman, Surveyor General.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 460, column 2, no. 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:1,140,480. 18 miles to an inch (W 90°20ʹ--W 82°20ʹ/N 48°20ʹ--N 41°40ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 54 x 56 cm, on sheet 59 x 60 cm
Description
Shows township grid for Michigan, international boundary line, and watershed. Includes explanations of symbols used and inset of Isle Royale. At head of title: G.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 828922270
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645209
Folder number: US103.4.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5aed4e50-b5c2-0135-cda7-313e822bf6cf
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
  • 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 Michigan " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67791240-b5c2-0135-92e6-069b02cb814f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch of the public surveys in Michigan " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 25, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67791240-b5c2-0135-92e6-069b02cb814f

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Sketch of the public surveys in Michigan Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/67791240-b5c2-0135-92e6-069b02cb814f

Wikipedia Citation

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Sketch of the public surveys in Michigan