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Title
Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin
Names
United States. General Land Office (Creator)
United States. General Land Office (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Wisconsin

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1836 - 1856 (Approximate)
Place: Washington, D.C.?
Publisher: General Land Office?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5530
Topics
Public lands -- Wisconsin
Indians of North America
Menominee Indians -- Wisconsin
Wisconsin -- Surveys
Wisconsin
Genres
Maps
Notes
Acquisition: Ford Collection
Version identification: NYPL Map Div. has 2 copies of the map; [Copy 1] has Ford Collection stamp.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 10, page 680, column 3, no. 1
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:1,140,480 . 18 miles to an inch (W 94°02ʹ--W 86°44ʹ/N 47°34ʹ--N 42°29ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 45 x 52 cm
Description
Shows township grid for much of Wisconsin except northern most portions, some existing settlements, unsurveyed area of Menomenie Indians between Wolf and Wisconsin Rivers, Oneida Indians near Green Bay. Includes Notes explaining symbols used. At head of title: A.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1019872157
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646568
Folder number: US255.1.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c306270-df5c-0135-d16c-19ffc5318a90
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

  • 1836: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1836 - 1856. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/67992370-df5c-0135-1016-5b27f6f741f5

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/67992370-df5c-0135-1016-5b27f6f741f5

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1836 - 1856). Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/67992370-df5c-0135-1016-5b27f6f741f5

Wikipedia Citation

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Sketch of the public surveys in Wisconsin