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Map of the Territory of Wisconsin | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society

Map or Atlas

Map of the Territory of Wisconsin

Map of the Territory of Wisconsin | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society
This map was created to accompany a congressional report shows the then Wisconsin Territory, including present-day states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and parts of North and South Dakota. Although not part of the Wisconsin Territory the map also includes northern Illinois. The map shows Native American tribal regions, land cessions and General Land Office districts. Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, rivers, other lakes, and major geographical features are labeled. The map includes annotations in blue.
DESCRIPTION
This map was created to accompany a congressional report shows the then Wisconsin Territory, including present-day states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and parts of North and South Dakota. Although not part of the Wisconsin Territory the map also includes northern Illinois. The map shows Native American tribal regions, land cessions and General Land Office districts. Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, rivers, other lakes, and major geographical features are labeled. The map includes annotations in blue.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:115182
Creation Date: 1836
Creator Name:Burr, David H.
City:
County:
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Map Collection
Genre:Map or Atlas
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:H GX902 1836 B2
Original Dimensions:51 x 64 cm.
SUBJECTS
Iowa Indians
Minnesota
Transportation
Wisconsin
Lakes
Michigan, Lake
Rivers
Superior, Lake

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