Collection of Midwestern maps
Identifier: MSR 12
Scope and Contents
The Collection of Midwestern Maps (1825-1925; 7 linear feet) documents roads, counties, and geography of Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan, and Illinois. It features several pocket maps, including one attached to the inside cover of a small travel booklet. Some maps note territory status of current states, such as Michigan. Not all counties are represented on all maps. One map is written in French.
- 1825 - 1925
- Purdue University. Libraries (Organization)
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Some material in this collection are in the public domain, while other material copyrights are held by Purdue University. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
0.025 Cubic Feet (One folder)
The Maps are organized chronologically.
Physical Access Requirements
Some maps are in fragile condition and extra care must be taken when handling them.
Some were transferred from the EAPS library.
All material moved from flat files. Originally moved from map case. All material returned to folder in flat file drawers (3/2017).
- Collection of Midwestern maps
- In Progress
- Michael Maune
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Edition statement
- Second edition.