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Title
Map of Polk County, Iowa : drawn from actual surveys and the county records
Names
Warner & Foote (Publisher)
Bourquin, F. (Frederick), 1808- (Printer)
Bracher, Wm. (William) (Engraver)
Warner & Foote (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Iowa

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1885
Place: 309 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, Minn.
Publisher: Published by Warner & Foote
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5927
Topics
Landowners -- Iowa -- Polk County
Real property -- Iowa -- Polk County
Polk County (Iowa)
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Engd. by Wm. Bracher.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 97, column 2, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:33,792. 1 7/8 inches to the mile (W 93°48ʹ56ʺ--W 93°19ʹ42ʺ/N 41°51ʹ48ʺ--N 41°28ʹ54ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 129 x 118 cm ; divided into 4 sheets 70 x 65 cm, or smaller
Description
Shows township boundaries, cities, wagon roads, railroads, property owners' names, and notable physical features.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1005988074
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644734
Folder number: US074.1.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a7d38500-94c8-0135-5ee8-07112daeada9
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Polk County, Iowa " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1885. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b1d6ed70-94c8-0135-5ced-7ba9e98bbb71

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Polk County, Iowa " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 13, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b1d6ed70-94c8-0135-5ced-7ba9e98bbb71

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1885). Map of Polk County, Iowa Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b1d6ed70-94c8-0135-5ced-7ba9e98bbb71

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Polk County, Iowa