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

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Description:
Note. Michigan is bounded west by Lake Michigan, Menomonie River of Green Bay and Montreal River of Lake Superior. "Entered according to act of Congress in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the District of Michigan at Detroit on the 11th day of March 1844 by John Farmer of Detroit." "Engraved by John Farmer." Town of "Rio Grand" is shown north of Lansing, in Lansing Township, Ingham County. Town of "Hamilton" is shown in vicinity of present-day Okemos. A stream named Alcotte Creek is shown in the vicinity of Lansing. Present-day Williamstown Township in Ingham County is named "Phelps Town" or "Phelpstown" Township. Shows "proposed route of Clinton and Kalamazoo Canal." "Grand river road" is labeled in Ingham County. Prime meridian: Greenwich. Includes notes about shoreline conditions
Collection:
Michigan State University Map Library
Place:
Michigan, United States
Subject:
Administrative and political divisions
Year:
1855
Contributed by:
Michigan State
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