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Map or Atlas

Wisconsin Section of Hennepin's Map

Wisconsin Section of Hennepin's Map | Map or Atlas | Wisconsin Historical Society
A reproduction of the Wisconsin portion of Louis Hennepin's 1698 map showing the location of the Ho-Chunk Tribe, the Hurons, the Illinois as well as other Indian tribes in the region. Lake Superior is labeled "The Upper Lake," Lake Michigan is "Lake of the Illinois." Rivers in the region are shown, including the Mississippi south to the confluence of the Ohio. It also shows the location of St. Anthony Falls and the Fort of Miamis. The Relief and some of the Indian settlements are shown pictorially.
DESCRIPTION
A reproduction of the Wisconsin portion of Louis Hennepin's 1698 map showing the location of the Ho-Chunk Tribe, the Hurons, the Illinois as well as other Indian tribes in the region. Lake Superior is labeled "The Upper Lake," Lake Michigan is "Lake of the Illinois." Rivers in the region are shown, including the Mississippi south to the confluence of the Ohio. It also shows the location of St. Anthony Falls and the Fort of Miamis. The Relief and some of the Indian settlements are shown pictorially.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:89588
Creation Date: 1905
Creator Name:Hennepin, Louis de
City:
County:
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Map Collection
Genre:Map or Atlas
Original Format Type:prints, fine-art
Original Format Number:GX902 1698 H
Original Dimensions:12 x 14 cm
SUBJECTS
Ho Chunk Indians
Winnebago Indians
Wisconsin
Land
Landforms
Lakes
Michigan, Lake
Rivers
Superior, Lake
Maps

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