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New map of Chicago.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Chicago parks, public buildings, railroad stations, land ownership, and railroads. Includes population statistics for 1840 through 1855. Cadastral map. Scale [1:14,400].
Date: 1855
Creator: Wm. Hall & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Lloyd's map of the lower Mississippi River from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico.

Description: Map shows roads, towns, county boundaries, railroads, land tracts and ownership, notable physical features, and layout of larger cities along the valley of the mid-nineteenth century Mississippi River. Includes explanation, list of other maps available from publisher. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:316,800].
Date: 1862
Creator: Lloyd, James T.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Description: This map is double-sided. On the front is a map of Texas, with the state shaded in blue; most of the state is in the middle of the page, with portions of the surrounding territories at the top and bottom. In the upper left corner, there is an inset showing "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and a second inset in the lower left corner has a "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. The map includes major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures). All of the counties are drawn in and labeled. The back side of the map shows all of the major roads, railroads, cities, and counties of Iowa, Missouri, Illinois, and Wisconsin. Each state is shaded in a different color. Some portions of surrounding states are visible around the edges of the map. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Description: This series of maps are printed on a single sheet with Maps No. 12 (Texas) and No. 14 (Michigan & Wisconsin) on one side and Map No. 13 (Chief Part of the Western States) on the other. All of the maps include major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures) and have the counties of each state drawn in and labeled. On the map of Texas, there are two insets: in the upper left corner, "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and in the lower left corner, "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

A geographically correct county map of states traversed by the St. Louis, Iron Mountain and Southern Railway and its connections.

Description: Map shows railroads for the South Central United States; counties, cities and towns for Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, and portions of "Indian Territory," Missouri, Tennessee, Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, and Alabama; railroad routes, major cities, and state boundaries for the Eastern United States. Includes advertisements in right and right lower panels of sheet. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1878
Creator: St. Louis, Iron Mountain, and Southern Railway Company
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Louis R.R. and its connections.

Description: Map shows township grid, counties, Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Louis Railroad company and existing and proposed connecting lines, cities, towns, and notable physical features for Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri and for portions of Kansas, Nebraska, Minnesota, and Michigan. Includes table, "Distance from Cleveland." Scale [1:1,267,200].
Date: 1868
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Lloyd's new map of the United States, the Canadas and New Brunswick [sheet 2]

Description: Map shows states, counties, cities and towns, roads, railroads, swamps, steamship lines, and areas of Native American habitation for midwestern United States and portions of "Indian Territory," Texas. and "Dakota" [Territory]. Includes text notes and legend. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:2,200,000].
Date: 1863
Creator: Lloyd, James T.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Illinois.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century Illinois counties, major roads, towns, military posts, and areas of Native American habitation. Includes information and marginal notes on the history of Illinois. Scale not given.
Date: 1826
Creator: Geographisches Institut (Weimar, Thuringia, Germany)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Die Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika in 6 Blättern, Bl. 2

Description: Map shows cities, railroads, roads, areas of Native American habitation, Dakota [Territory], Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, and parts of Wisconsin and Illinois. Includes names and dates for expeditionary routes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:3,700,000].
Date: 1885
Creator: Petermann, A. (August), 1822-1878
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the states of Ohio, Indiana and Illinois with the settled part of Michigan.

Description: Map shows counties, roads, railroads, canals, cities and towns for Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and parts of Michigan and Wisconsin Territory; mining activity for lead region of Illinois and Wisconsin Territory; township grid for lower Michigan. Insets: "Vicinity of Detroit," "Vicinity of Cincinnati," "Falls of Ohio," and "Lead region east of the Mississippi River." Includes explanation and table of steamboat routes. Scale [ca. 1:2,028,000].
Date: 1838
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the states of Ohio, Indiana and Illinois with the settled part of Michigan.

Description: Map shows counties, roads, railroads, canals, cities and towns for Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and parts of Michigan and Wisconsin Territory; mining activity for lead region of Illinois and Wisconsin Territory. Includes explanation and table of steamboat routes. Insets: "Vicinity of Detroit," "Vicinity of Cincinnati," "Falls of Ohio," and "Lead region east of the Mississippi River." Scale [ca. 1:2,028,000].
Date: 1836
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Illinois, Knox County sheet.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century soil composition, township grid, railroads, town boundaries, and roads in Knox County, Illinois. Includes soil profile and legend. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Illinois, Winnebago county sheet.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century soil composition, township grid, cities and towns, roads, railroads, and river courses in Winnebago County, Illinois. Includes soil profile and legend. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The tourist's pocket map of the State of Illinois : exhibiting its internal improvements, roads distances &c.

Description: Map shows public land grid, counties, major cities and towns, "stage" roads and distances, and existing and proposed canals in Illinois. Building locations, mineral resources, and mining activity for Joe Daviess County in Illinois and Iowa County in "Ouisconsin" Territory: on inset. Inset: "Map of the lead mine region east of the Mississippi River." Includes legend, population table based on 1830 census, and table of steamboat routes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,840,000] and [ca. 1:1,090,000].
Date: 1836
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Illinois and Missouri.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century Illinois and Missouri counties, township grid, canals, existing and proposed railroads, mineral resources and mining activity, mills, swamps, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:1,100,000].
Date: 1840
Creator: Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Blanchard's township map of Illinois : showing all the rail roads, stations, and towns, being a complete shippers guide to the state with parts of Iowa and Missouri, drawn from plats of each county by official authority.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Illinois counties, township grid, proposed and existing railroads, cities, towns, mining activity, and notable physical features. Includes references, text, and statistics. Scale [1:760,320].
Date: 1863
Creator: Blanchard, Rufus, 1821-1904
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the western states.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century township grid, railroads, canals, roads, counties, areas of Native American habitation, mining activity, cities, towns, and notable physical features in the upper mid-western United States. Scale [ca. 1:2,500,000].
Date: 1855
Creator: Atwood, John M., b. ca. 1818
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library