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Collection of Midwestern maps

 Collection — Box: Folder 1
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.

Dates

  • 1825-1925

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet

1.00 folders

Arrangement Note

The Maps are organized chronologically.

Physical Access Requirements

Some maps are in fragile condition and extra care must be taken when handling them.

Method of Acquisition

Some were transferred from the EAPS library.

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

multi-part note content

Processing Information

All material moved from flat files. Originally moved from map case.  All material returned to folder in flat file drawers (3/2017).
Title
Collection of Midwestern maps
Status
In Progress
Author
Michael Maune
Date
12/03/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States
765-494-2839