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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Composite Map of United States Land Surveyor's Original Plats and Field Notes. Maps, 1850-1907.
MSU Archives Collection 213



Composite Map of United States Land Surveyor's Original Plats and Field Notes. SMHC Manuscript Collection 213. 1 oversized folder.

Abstract:

The Composite Map of United States Land Surveyor's Original Plats and Field Notes collection consists of 23 maps of different areas of Minnesota. These maps indicate natural features such as prairie, marsh, lakes, forests, and artificial features including trails, roads, Native American villages, and more. These maps were prepared from surveys taken between 1850 and 1907.

Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Collection Citation:

Composite Map of United States Land Surveyor's Original Plats and Field. Maps, 1850-1907. SMHC Manuscript Collection 213, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Processed By:

Heather Harren processed this collection in November 2011.

Related Collections:

The maps collection at Minnesota State University, Mankato has another copy of these maps.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Surveying - - Public Lands - - Minnesota - - Maps
Minnesota - - History - - 19th Century

SMHC Manuscript Collection 213

Folder

Sheet

Area Including Ball Club, Pelican, Vermillion Lakes, 1869-1905

1

18

Area Including the Mississippi Between Little Falls and Monticello, 1855

1

9

Big Sioux and Minnesota River, undated

1

5

Big Sioux and Rock River Area, undated

1

4

Cannon River Area, undated

1

2

Fond du Lac Area, 1851-1881

1

14

Fort Ridgeley Area, undated

1

6

Fort Snelling and Mississippi Area, undated

1

7

Grand Portage Area, 1859-1907

1

16

Iron Range Area, 1858-1907

1

17

Knife Island and Beaver Bay, 1852-1881

1

15

Lake of the Woods Area, 1892-1903

1

22

Lake Traverse Area, undated

1

10

Leach Lake Area, 1858-1879

1

12

Lower Part of Red River Valley, undated

1

11

Mankato Area, undated

1

3

Mille Lacs Area, 1851-1907

1

13

Mississippi River Above Wisconsin to Iowa, undated

1

1

Rainy River Area, 1881-1907

1

23

Red Lake River, Red River Valley, 1871-1892

1

20

Red Lake, Lake Winnibigoshish, 1874-1897

1

19

St. Croix River Area, undated

1

8

Thief Lake Area, Red River Valley, 1872-1904

1

21