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Map of the Copper Range of Northern Michigan.

Description: Map shows township grid, towns, town and county boundaries, landowners, railroads, canals, Michigan coastline along Lakes Michigan and Superior, mining activity, and the limits of the Copper Range; mine shafts in cross section; location of Kearsarge Lode in longitudinal section. Includes color key to major commercial holdings and cover. Insets: Geological section of Copper Range at Calumet; Longitudinal section of mines on Kearsarge Lode. Scale not given.
Date: 1905
Creator: Edwards, R. M.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Copper Range of Northern Michigan [Map Case Cover].

Description: Map case cover. Map in separate image shows township grid, towns, town and county boundaries, landowners, railroads, canals, Michigan coastline along Lakes Michigan and Superior, mining activity, and the limits of the Copper Range; mine shafts in cross section; location of Kearsarge Lode in longitudinal section. Includes color key to major commercial holdings and cover. Insets: Geological section of Copper Range at Calumet; Longitudinal section of mines on Kearsarge Lode. Scale not given.
Date: 1905
Creator: Edwards, R. M.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

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

Description: Map shows counties, cities and towns, sand hills [dunes], Native American villages, and shoreline along Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. Includes explanation and tables of principal stage routes and steam boat routes. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,774,000].
Date: 1836
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

An improved edition of a map of the surveyed parts of the Territory of Michigan.

Description: Map shows early nineteenth century Michigan Territory township grid, counties, roads, swamps, cities, towns, and notable physical features. Lead mines and land plats on indicated in insets. Includes notes relating to War of 1812. Insets: "Map of the Straits of Michillimackinac from actual surveys" [stamped 1844], "Map of Pte. Ste. Ignace," "Map of the most important parts of the lead mine district near the Mississippi River" [stamped 1844], "Map of the private claims at Green Bay from actual surveys," and "Map of Michillimackinac Isle." Scale not given.
Date: 1836
Creator: Farmer, John, 1798-1859
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Colton's Michigan.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Michigan township grid, counties, railroads, roads, cities, towns, villages, post offices, and notable physical features for the lower Michigan peninsula. Scale [ca. 1:1,380,000].
Date: 1868
Creator: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the state of Michigan and the surrounding country : exhibiting the sections and the latest surveys.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Michigan township grid, areas of Native American habitation, roads, railroads, counties, mills, prairies, marshes, swamps, canals, lighthouses, sailing routes, and notable physical features. Includes references and text notes. Inset map: "Plat of the copper district on Lake Superior." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:750,000].
Date: 1867
Creator: Farmer, John, 1798-1859
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the Copper Range of Northern Michigan [Map Case Cover].

Description: Map case cover. Map in separate image shows township grid, towns, town and county boundaries, landowners, railroads, canals, Michigan coastline along Lakes Michigan and Superior, mining activity, and the limits of the Copper Range; mine shafts in cross section; location of Kearsarge Lode in longitudinal section. Includes color key to major commercial holdings and cover. Insets: Geological section of Copper Range at Calumet; Longitudinal section of mines on Kearsarge Lode. Scale not given.
Date: 1905
Creator: Edwards, R. M.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Survey of the Mouth of Galien River, Michigan

Description: Map shows street grid for early nineteenth century New Buffalo, Michigan the Galien River channel, marshlands where the river meets Lake Michigan, with diagram of possible dock or canal. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [1:2,640].
Date: 1835
Creator: Berrien, John Macpherson, d. 1876
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas : Comprising that district lying between Chocolate River and Fond du Lac, under the superintendency of Genl. John Stockton, U.S. agent ; projected and drawn under the direction of Lieut. Coll. George Talcott, Ordnance Bureau

Description: Map shows western half of Lake Superior with mineral claims identified in various areas, particularly the Keweenaw Peninsula. Titled inset: "Camp Gray, October 1st 1814, near Talcott Harbor." Untitled inset: [Lake Superior]. Scale [ca. 1:380,000].
Date: 1845
Creator: Gray, A. B. (Andrew Belcher), 1820-1862
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Ohio boundary no. 1 south bend of Lake Michigan: Map, exhibiting the position occupied in the determination of the latitude of the extreme south bend of Lake Michigan.

Description: Map shows narrow band of land along the southern coast of Lake Michigan near the Grand Calumic River; structures and vegetations, points of survey. Includes references to the position occupied and notes. Scale [1:12,000].
Date: 1835
Creator: Hood, Washington
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of that part of the mineral lands adjacent to Lake Superior ceded to the United States by the treaty of 1842 with the Chippewas: Comprising that district lying between Chocolate River and Fond du Lac, under the superintendency of Genl. John Stockton, U.S. agent ; projected and drawn under the direction of Lieut. Coll. George Talcott, Ordnance Bureau.

Description: Map shows western half of Lake Superior with mineral claims identified in various areas, particularly the Keweenaw Peninsula. Titled inset: "Camp Gray, October 1st 1814, near Talcott Harbor." Untitled inset: [Lake Superior]. Scale [ca. 1:380,000].
Date: 1845
Creator: Gray, A. B. (Andrew Belcher), 1820-1862
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch of the public surveys in Michigan.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Michigan township grid and government reserve. Inset: [Isle Royale]. Includes explanation key to symbols. Scale [1:1,140,480].
Date: 1852
Creator: Noble, Charles
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch of the public surveys in Michigan

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Michigan township grid and international boundary line. Inset: Isle Royale. Includes explanations of symbols used. Scale [1:1,140,480].
Date: 1856
Creator: Chapman, Leander
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Topographical map of the Portage Lake Mining District.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Michigan land ownership, township grid, township boundaries, mineral resources and deposit locations, limit of the copper range, roads, railroads, canals, towns, and notable physical features. Includes "Internal references denoting ownership of lands." Scale [ca. 1:63,360].
Date: 1888
Creator: Emerson, L. G.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of the state of Michigan and the surrounding country : exhibiting the sections and the latest surveys.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Michigan township grid, areas of Native American habitation, roads, railroads, counties, mills, prairies, marshes, swamps, canals, lighthouses, sailing routes, and notable physical features. Includes references and text notes. Inset map: "Plat of the copper district on Lake Superior engd. by J. Farmer." Scale [ca. 1:792,000].
Date: 1854
Creator: Farmer, John, 1798-1859
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sketch of the public surveys in Michigan.

Description: Map shows Michigan township grid, rivers, islands, and bays along the Michigan, Superior, and Huron lakes. Includes "Explanation" of symbols used in township grid. Scale [1:1,140,480].
Date: 1847
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geographical, statistical, and historical map of Michigan Territory.

Description: Map shows counties, War of 1812 battle locations, areas of Native American habitation, waterfalls, and "pictured rocks." Includes two columns of text which provide statistics, description, and history of Michigan Territory. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,988,000].
Date: 1822
Creator: Finlayson, J. (James)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Rand, McNally & Co.'s Map of the main portion of Detroit ; Northern portion of Michigan.

Description: Map shows street names, railroads, street car lines, ferries, select buildings, cemeteries, parks, and public institutions; counties, railroads, cities, and towns on verso. Includes index to points of interest and streets; index to counties and chief cities on verso. Inset: "Outline map of Detroit." Scale [ca. 1:19,200] and [ca. 1:2,787,840].
Date: 1901
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Soil map, Michigan, Pontiac sheet

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Oakland County, Michigan towns, roads, railroads, swamps, township grid, county lines, and soil types. Includes legend and soil profile. Scale [1:63,360].
Date: 1903
Creator: United States Bureau of Soils.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Beach Scene at Epworth Heights

Description: Photo postcard picturing a scene at Epworth Heights, a beach on Lake Michigan. A child sits on the sand looking out at the waves breaking on the shore. Handwritten on the front, "Hope Mr. Bailey gave you the other week. Mr. Clarke" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527 So. Mill St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Ludington Mich on Aug 27, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes