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Title
Official map of Michigan : railroad, township and sectional
Additional title: Map of Michigan
Names
Michigan. Department of Commissioner of Railroads (Creator)
Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928 (Creator)
Cram & Stebbins (Engraver)
Cram & Stebbins (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Michigan

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1885
Place: Nos. 262 and 264 Wabash Avenue, Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: Cram & Stebbins
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5399
Topics
Railroads -- Michigan
Railroads
Michigan
Isle Royale (Mich.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Prepared under the direction of the Commissioner of Railroads ; engraved and published by Cram & Stebbins.
Statement of responsibility: "Copyrighted secured by Geo. F. Cram."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 6, page 462, column 1, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:633,600. 10 miles to one inch (W 90°25ʹ--W 82°24ʹ/N 48°16ʹ--N 41°20ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 108 x 102 cm, on sheet 115 x 109 cm
Description
Includes inset: [Isle Royale]; table showing counties and county seats; population of counties, census of 1884; miles of railroads in each county, Jan 1, 1885; location of state institutions; and list of state lands subject to purchase at the State Land Office., Mich., May 1, 1885.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 31750231
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645226
Folder number: US105.3.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3ce28a10-a149-0135-8c81-07d844dc7115
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Official map of Michigan " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1885. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9b62ee90-4a68-0136-6390-023f05974255

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Official map of Michigan " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9b62ee90-4a68-0136-6390-023f05974255

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1885). Official map of Michigan Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9b62ee90-4a68-0136-6390-023f05974255

Wikipedia Citation

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Official map of Michigan