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Geological section from the mouth of Rock River through the Blue Mounds to the Wisconsin River : in connection with a geological chart of part of Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois, N.W. of the section line

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Title
Geological section from the mouth of Rock River through the Blue Mounds to the Wisconsin River : in connection with a geological chart of part of Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois, N.W. of the section line
Names
Owen, David Dale, 1807-1860 (Creator)
United States. Government Printing Office (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.?
Publisher: Government Printing Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5906
Topics
Geology -- Wisconsin
Geology -- Iowa
Geology -- Illinois
Geology -- Mississippi River Valley
Geology -- Wisconsin -- Wisconsin River
Iowa
Mississippi River Valley
Wisconsin
Wisconsin River (Wis.)
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Geological cross-sections
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By D.D. Owen.
Citation/reference: Congressional information service. CIS U.S. serial set index. Pt. 14, Index and carto-bibliography of maps, entry 437 ( 28- 1) S.doc. 407, map 2
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 5, page 321, column 2, no. 6
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 29 x 47 cm, on sheet 49 x 31 cm
Description
Includes cross sections and a sketch of the "Natural section on the Mississippi ..." At head of title: Plate no. 3. Probably from: Report of a geological exploration of part of Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois : made under instructions from the Secretary of the Treasury of the United States in the autumn of the year 1839, 1844.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 587734614
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644713
Folder number: US070.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 03877b70-94b2-0135-af1f-0061fbb2c604
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

  • 1807: Creator Born
  • 1844: Issued
  • 1860: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological section from the mouth of Rock River through the Blue Mounds to the Wisconsin River " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/150212a0-94b2-0135-9d36-65cfa566109a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological section from the mouth of Rock River through the Blue Mounds to the Wisconsin River " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/150212a0-94b2-0135-9d36-65cfa566109a

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1844). Geological section from the mouth of Rock River through the Blue Mounds to the Wisconsin River Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/150212a0-94b2-0135-9d36-65cfa566109a

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Geological section from the mouth of Rock River through the Blue Mounds to the Wisconsin River