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Special List 29: List of Selected Maps of States and Territories

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847. Map of Wisconsin [sic] Territory, Compiled from the Public

     Surveys. [1839.]

     1 inch to ca. 9 miles. 37 x 26. Annotated published. Shows

ledges, natural and artificial mounds, lead and copper mines,

towns and villages, and roads and canals. An unidentified grid

has been added in red ink, similar to the township grid, but at

an angle to and with squares numbered differently from the

townships shown on the published map. This map (without

annotations), is published in S. Doc. 140, 26th Cong., 1st sess.,

Serial 357 and another copy without annotations is filed in RG 77

also. Filed as RG 77: O 112-2.

848. Sketch [map] of the Public Surveys in Wisconsin Territory.

     [n.d.]

     1 inch to 18 miles. 15 x 24. Published. "Notes" of

explanation concerning the status of township surveys as

indicated by colors and symbols are given on the map. Filed as RG

46: 26th Cong., 2d sess., 9.

849. Sketch [map] of the Public Surveys in Wisconsin Territory.

     [n.d.]

     1 inch to 18 miles. 15 x 21. Published. Shows status of

public land surveys. Filed as RG 46: 27th Cong., 2d sess., 2.

850. Sketch [map] of U.S. Roads in Wiskonsan [sic] Territory,

     October, 1842.

     1 inch to 9 miles. 16 x 21. Manuscript on tracing paper.

Note: "To/J. J. Abert. Col., T. E. (signed) T. J. Cram, Capt. T.

E., Oct. 14, 1842." Filed as RG 77: O 122-10.

851. Geological Map of Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota,

     Exhibiting, also, the extension of the Iowa Coal-field into

     Missouri, and its relation to the Illinois Coal-field.

     Constructed . . . By David Dale Owen, M.D., Principal

     Geologist. . . . 1851.

     1 inch to 20 miles. 45½ x 28. Published. Also shows

settlements. Inset map "Geological Map of the North Shore of Lake

Superior . . ." at a scale of 1 inch to 10 miles. Filed as RG 49:

Special Published, Iowa 3.

852. (No. 1.) Sketch of the Public Surveys in Wisconsin and

     Territory of Minnesota [Issued by Surveyor General's Office,

     Dubuque, Oct. 21, 1853].

     1 inch to 18 miles. 19 x 22. Published. Status of public

land surveys. Filed as RG 49: Special Published, Wisconsin 2.

853. (No. 1) Sketch [Map] of the Public Surveys in Wisconsin and

     Territory of Minnesota [Issued by Surveyor General's Office,

     Dubuque, Oct. 21, 1854].

     1 inch to 18 miles. 19 x 22. Published. Shows status of

public land surveys. Filed as RG 49: Special Published,

Wisconsin, 3.

854. A Geological Map of Wisconsin, By I. A. Lapham. Based on the

     Geographical Map of J. H. Colton & Co., New York, 1855.

     1 inch to ca. 25 miles. 17 x 14. Published. Geological

formations shown in color. Counties, extent of public land

survey, major towns, roads, railroads, canals, and physical

features. Filed as Ref. Coll.: Wisconsin, 1855.

855. (No. 1) Sketch [map] of the Public Surveys in Wisconsin and

     Territory of Minnesota [Issued by Surveyor General's Office,

     Dubuque, Oct. 13, 1856].

     1 inch to 18 miles. 19 x 23. Published. Shows status of

public land surveys. Filed as RG 46: S. Ex. Doc. 5, 34th Cong.,

3d sess., 3. 

856. (No. 1) Sketch [map] of the Public Surveys in the State of

     Wisconsin and Territory of Minnesota [Issued by Surveyor

     General's Office, Dubuque, Oct. 13, 1857].

     1 inch to 18 miles. 20½ x 24. Published. Shows status of

public land surveys. Filed as RG 46: S. Ex. Doc. 11, 35th Cong.,

1st sess., 4. 

857. (No. 1) Sketch [map] of the Public Surveys in State of

     Wisconsin and Territory of Minnesota [Issued by Surveyor

     General's Office, Dubuque, Oct. 10, 1860].

     1 inch to 18 miles. 20 x 24. Published. Shows status of

public land surveys. Only southeastern Minnesota is shown. Filed

as RG 46: S. Ex. Doc. 1, 36th Cong., 2d sess.

858. Sketch of the Public Surveys in the State of Wisconsin.

     [Issued by the General Land Office on Oct. 2, 1866].

     1 inch to 18 miles. 18½ x 18½. Annotated published. County

boundaries, locations of land offices, and mineral deposits are

shown in color. Also shows names of counties, public land

surveys, Indian reservations, railroad lines and land-grant

limits, and wagon roads. Filed as RG 49: Old Map File, Wisconsin

18.

859. New Geological Map of Wisconsin, Prepared mostly from

     original observations by I. A. Lapham, 1869, Milwaukee . . .

     Lith. by L. Lipman, Milwaukee.

     1 inch to 15 miles. 28 x 22. Published. Geological

formations shown in color. Red lines and figures "show the

probable depth in feet below the level of Lake Michigan at which

the azoic or primary rocks may be reached by artesian wells."

Also shows county names, township and range numbers, towns,

railroads. Inset "Geological Section, from Prairie du Chien to

Milwaukee." Filed as RG 77: O 233.

860. [Map of the] State of Wisconsin . . . 1878. Compiled from

     the official Records of the General Land Office.

     1 inch to 12 miles. 30 x 27. Published. County boundaries

and Indian reservations are shown in color. Also shows public

land surveys, towns and cities, principal railroad stations,

locations of U.S. land offices, railroad lines, and railroad

land-grant limits. Drainage features. Filed as RG 49: Standard

Published, Wisconsin, 1878.

861. [Map of the] State of Wisconsin. . . . 1886. Compiled from

     the official Records of the General Land Office.

     1 inch to 12 miles. 34 x 27. Published. County boundaries

and Indian reservations are shown in color. Also shows public

land surveys, towns and cities, locations of U.S. land offices,

railroad lines, and railroad land-grant limits. Drainage

features. Also a black and white base map for this date. 31 x

26½. Filed as RG 49: Standard Published, Wisconsin, 1886.

862. Map of the State of Wisconsin. Compiled from the official

     Records of the General Land Office . . . 1895. . . .

     Compiled, Drawn, and Lettered by M. Hendges.

     1 inch to 12 miles. 30½ x 27. Published. County boundaries

and Indian reservations are shown in color. Also shows public

land surveys, towns and cities, locations of U.S. land offices,

military reservations, lighthouses, lifesaving stations, and

railroad lines proposed and completed. Drainage shown in blue.

Also a black and white base map for this date. Drainage in blue.

31 x 28. Filed as RG 49: Standard Published, Wisconsin, 1895.

863. Map of the State of Wisconsin. Compiled from the official

     Records of the General Land Office . . . 1896. . . .

     Compiled, Drawn, and Lettered by M. Hendges.

     1 inch to 12 miles. 30½ x 27½. Published. County boundaries

and Indian reservations are shown in color. Also shows public

land surveys, towns and cities, locations of U.S. land offices,

military reservations, lighthouses, lifesaving stations, and

railroad lines proposed and completed. Drainage shown in blue.

Also a black and white base map for this date. Drainage in blue.

31½ x 28. Filed as RG 49: Standard Published, Wisconsin, 1896.

864. [Map of the] State of Wisconsin. Compiled from the official

     Records of the General Land Office . . . 1912.

     1 inch to 12 miles. 32 x 27. Published. County boundaries,

Indian and military reservations, and bird reservations are shown

in color. Also shows public land surveys, towns and cities,

lighthouses, lifesaving stations, and railroad lines. Drainage

features. Also a black and white base map for this date. 31 x 28.

Filed as RG 49: Standard Published, Wisconsin, 1912.

865. Relief Map of Wisconsin Accompanying "The Physical Geography

     of Wisconsin," By Lawrence Martin. Reproduced from a model

     prepared by W. O. Hotchkiss and F. T. Thwaites and Modelled

     by E.H.J. Lorenz, in 1910 . . . 1915. A. Hoen & Co.,

     Baltimore, Md.

     1 inch to ca. 15 miles. 22½ x 20½. Counties, major towns,

and some roads. Table lists "Elevation of Important Points in

Wisconsin." In upper margin this map is identified as Plate 1,

Bulletin No. XXXVI, of Wisconsin Geological and Natural History

Survey. Filed as Ref. Coll.: Wisconsin, 1915.

866. [Map of the] State of Wisconsin . . . Compiled in 1910 and

     1911 [Issued by the U.S. Geological Survey in 1913 and

     reprinted in 1915 ].

     1 inch to ca. 8 miles. 2 sections, each 23 x 41. Published.

Counties, towns and cities, steam and electric railroad lines,

and drainage features. Noted: "Advance sheet. Subject to

corrections." Filed as RG 57: Published State Maps, Wisconsin,

1915.

867. [Map of Wisconsin issued by the U.S. Geological Survey,

     1918.]

     1 inch to ca. 16 miles. 24½ x 22. Published. County names

and boundaries, township and range numbers, towns and cities,

steam and electric railroad lines, and drainage features. Filed

as RG 57: Published State Maps, Wisconsin, 1918.

See also entries 394, 396, 408, 411, 414 in Michigan.

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