Map of Madison and the four lake country Dane Co. Wis.

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Map shows mid-nineteenth century street layout of the city of Madison, county roads, township grid for adjacent areas of Dane County, existing and proposed railroads. Includes references [key to major buildings] and definition of Indian names. Scale [ca. 1:51,300].

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1 map : col. ; 41.5 x 57.7 cm.

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Horace Greeley & Co. [1854..1856].

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  • Main Title: Map of Madison and the four lake country Dane Co. Wis.
  • Alternate Title: Map of Madison and the Four Lake Country, Dane County, Wisconsin

Description

Map shows mid-nineteenth century street layout of the city of Madison, county roads, township grid for adjacent areas of Dane County, existing and proposed railroads. Includes references [key to major buildings] and definition of Indian names. Scale [ca. 1:51,300].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 41.5 x 57.7 cm.

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Contemporary handwritten text in ink on verso: "Map of Wisconsin and Madison City, 1854 [or 1856].

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • [1854..1856]

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  • 1854 - 1856

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  • Oct. 10, 2011, 11:41 a.m.

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  • June 25, 2015, 7:36 p.m.

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Horace Greeley & Co. Map of Madison and the four lake country Dane Co. Wis., map, [1854..1856]; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth187608/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.