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Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the Treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas : comprising that district lying between Chocolate River and Fond du Lac, under the superintendency of Genl. John Stockton, U.S. Agent

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Title
Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the Treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas : comprising that district lying between Chocolate River and Fond du Lac, under the superintendency of Genl. John Stockton, U.S. Agent
Additional title: Mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the Treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas
Names
United States. Army. Ordnance Department (Publisher)
Talcott, George, 1786-1862 (Creator)
Gray, A. B. (Andrew Belcher), 1820-1862 (Draftsman)
Seib, J. (John) (Draftsman)
C.B. Graham's Lith. (Lithographer)
United States. Army. Ordnance Department (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Michigan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: War Department
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5370
Topics
Mines and mineral resources -- Michigan
Copper mines and mining -- Michigan
Mineral lands -- Michigan
Mineral lands
Keweenaw Peninsula Region (Mich.)
Upper Peninsula (Mich.)
Superior, Lake, Region
Michigan -- Keweenaw Peninsula Region
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Projected and drawn under the direction of Lieut. Coll. George Talcott, Ordnance Bureau, by A.B. Gray, assisted by John Seib.
Statement of responsibility: "Compiled from surveys and explorations made by direction of the War Department under the superintendence of the U.S. Agency at Copper Harbor; from U.S. surveys made by Dr. Houghton and Wm. A. Burt Esq.; from Nicollet's map of the Upper Mississippi River; and from Bayfield's charts of Lake Superior: Vide accompanying Report of 1845."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 459, column 3, no. 7
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 89 x 115 cm, on sheet 95 x 120 cm
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Includes inset of Lake Superior region and northern Wisconsin and Michigan, and a vignette titled "Camp Gray, October 1st 1844, near Talcott Harbor." Includes errata for accompanying report (House document no. 211), signed by A.B. Gray, Surveyor & Asst. Supt., U.S. Mines.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 52600280
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645197
Folder number: US103.2.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 096d7a20-ab82-0135-dc33-2f453346e0b2
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

  • 1845: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the Treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/870ea380-5d3a-0136-78b3-049968015a87

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the Treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/870ea380-5d3a-0136-78b3-049968015a87

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1845). Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the Treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/870ea380-5d3a-0136-78b3-049968015a87

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Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the Treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas