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Expedition Map of Major S.H. Long | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society

Map or Atlas

Expedition Map of Major S.H. Long

Expedition Map of Major S.H. Long | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society
In 1823 U.S. Army major Stephen H. Long led an expedition of scientific, trade, and military investigation up the Mississippi River and the Red River of the North and through southern Canada. Lewis Cass, Governor of Michigan Territory, was among the promoters of this expedition. The map reads: "Map of the country embracing the route of the expedition of 1823 commanded by Major S.H. Long."
DESCRIPTION
In 1823 U.S. Army major Stephen H. Long led an expedition of scientific, trade, and military investigation up the Mississippi River and the Red River of the North and through southern Canada. Lewis Cass, Governor of Michigan Territory, was among the promoters of this expedition. The map reads: "Map of the country embracing the route of the expedition of 1823 commanded by Major S.H. Long."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:3153
Creation Date: 1823
Creator Name:Unknown
City:
County:
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Map Collection
Genre:Map or Atlas
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:H GX904 1823 L
Original Dimensions:22.75 x 11.5 inches
SUBJECTS
Rivers
Superior, Lake
Voyages and travels
Exploration
Great Lakes
Lakes
Michigan, Lake

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