Collection of Midwestern maps, 1825-1925
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Brief Description: 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.
Held at:
Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
504 W. State St
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone: 765-494-6414
Fax: 765-494-2810
Email: archives [at]
Created by: Purdue University. Libraries
Volume: 0.25 Linear feet
Arrangement: The Maps are organized chronologically.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
French [fre]
Physical Access Notes: Some maps are in fragile condition and extra care must be taken when handling them.
Acquisition Notes:   Some were transferred from the EAPS library.
PreferredCitation: MSR 12, Collection of Midwestern maps, Karnes Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries
Finding Aid Revisions: Collection identifier updated from OS L 13, OS M 16, and FF 14 to MSR 12 as of March 27, 2017.