Map of the great North West showing Peoria, Illinois, the geographical centre.

Description:

Map shows existing and proposed railroads, major cities and towns, and major rivers through the midwestern states of Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa, and parts of Ohio, Tennessee, Kansas, Minnesota, and Nebraska. Scale not given.

Creator(s): Wheaton, W. G.
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1861  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Edw. Mendel
Place of Publication: Chicago
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1861
Coverage:
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United States - Minnesota
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United States - Wisconsin
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United States - Michigan
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United States - Nebraska
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United States - Iowa
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United States - Kansas
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United States - Missouri
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United States - Illinois
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United States - Indiana
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United States - Ohio
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United States - Kentucky
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United States - Arkansas
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United States - Tennessee
Place
United States - Illinois - Peoria County - Peoria
Date
1861  
Description:

Map shows existing and proposed railroads, major cities and towns, and major rivers through the midwestern states of Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa, and parts of Ohio, Tennessee, Kansas, Minnesota, and Nebraska. Scale not given.

Note:

Separate accompanying document [a letter] from the "Citizens' Committee of Peoria, Illinois" promotes the advantages of Peoria, Illinois, and is dated October 1861.

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 58 x 60 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): midwest | midwestern United States
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 700025
  • OCLC: 768892398 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth192647
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image