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Geological map of Isle Royale, Lake Superior : prepared under the Act of Congress, March 1st, 1847 entitled, "An Act to establish a Land Office in the northern part of Michigan and to provide for the sale of mineral lands in the state of Michigan" by Charles T. Jackson, U.S. Geologist

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Geological map of Isle Royale, Lake Superior : prepared under the Act of Congress, March 1st, 1847 entitled, "An Act to establish a Land Office in the northern part of Michigan and to provide for the sale of mineral lands in the state of Michigan" by Charles T. Jackson, U.S. Geologist
Names
Jackson, Charles T. (Charles Thomas), 1805-1880 (Cartographer)
Ackerman Lithr. (Lithographer)
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: 1849 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5430
Topics
Geology -- Michigan -- Isle Royale
Geology
Isle Royale (Mich.)
Michigan -- Isle Royale
Genres
Maps
Geological maps
Notes
Citation/reference: See Karpinski, Louis Charles. Bibliography of the printed maps of Michigan: p. 473, No. 459 C.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 5, page 352, column 3, no. 1
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:142,000 (W 89°17ʹ--W 88°23ʹ/N 48°12ʹ--N 47°47ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 37 x 53 cm, on sheet 44 x 58 cm
Description
Also shows location of copper and silver resources. Relief shown by hachures. Probably from: Jackson, Charles T. Report of the geological and mineralogical survey of the mineral lands of the United States in the state of Michigan. Washington, 1849.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 367388691
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645257
Folder number: US107.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3704be10-b821-0135-436f-673c737afb49
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1805: Creator Born
  • 1849: Issued
  • 1880: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological map of Isle Royale, Lake Superior " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1849. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/46d08af0-b821-0135-648d-013ba10d0f0a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Geological map of Isle Royale, Lake Superior " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/46d08af0-b821-0135-648d-013ba10d0f0a

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1849). Geological map of Isle Royale, Lake Superior Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/46d08af0-b821-0135-648d-013ba10d0f0a

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Geological map of Isle Royale, Lake Superior