Geological and topographical map of the mineral district of Lake Superior, Michigan

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Title
Geological and topographical map of the mineral district of Lake Superior, Michigan
Names
Booth, Jno. C. (John C.) (Compiler)
Hulbert, Edwin J. (Compiler)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893 (Engraver)
Hulbert & Lum (Firm) (Associated name)
Booth, Jno. C. (John C.) (Draftsman)
Hulbert, Edwin J. (Draftsman)
Hulbert, Edwin J. (Publisher)
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893 (Printer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Michigan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864
Place: Eagle River, Mich.
Publisher: Published by E.J. Hulbert, mining engineer
Edition: Second edition
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5392
Topics
Mines and mineral resources -- Michigan -- Upper Peninsula
Mines and mineral resources -- Superior, Lake, Region
Mines and mineral resources
Lake Superior Region
Michigan -- Upper Peninsula
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled & drawn by Jno. C. Booth & E.J. Hulbert ; engraved, printed and mounted by J.H. Colton.
Statement of responsibility: "Hulbert & Lum, Eagle River, Lake Superior, Michigan, mining & topographical engineers."
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress by E.J. Hulbert in the year 1855 ..."
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress by E.J. Hulbert in the year 1864 ..."
Citation/reference: Barnett, L. Michigan maps, 5-2623
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 460, column 3, no. 7
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:126,720. 2 miles to an inch (W 90°25ʹ--W 87°15ʹ/N 48°14ʹ--N 46°00ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 126 x 196 cm, on sheet 139 x 210 cm
Accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 12138
Description
"Showing accurately the relative position of the copper & iron mines, the selections made by the Sault St. Marie Canal Co.; the swamp or state lands & individual possessions. Topography reduced from the plats of the U.S. surveys; geological notes from observations of Foster & Whitney, S.W. Hill, W.H. Stevens, N. D'Aligny, Ed. J. Hulbert." Relief shown by hachures. Includes "Explanation." Insets: Isle Royale, state of Michigan. Scale 1:126,720. 2 miles to an inch -- Plan of the Great Lakes, the eastern & northern states." Printed within ornamental border.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 6018788
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645219
Folder number: US104.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 627654c0-a090-0135-a738-13fb7fe8286b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1864: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological and topographical map of the mineral district of Lake Superior, Michigan " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1864. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f520c00-a090-0135-6e26-713d33a9be88

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological and topographical map of the mineral district of Lake Superior, Michigan " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f520c00-a090-0135-6e26-713d33a9be88

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1864). Geological and topographical map of the mineral district of Lake Superior, Michigan Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f520c00-a090-0135-6e26-713d33a9be88

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Geological and topographical map of the mineral district of Lake Superior, Michigan