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Pocket Map of Wisconsin

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Admin/Biog History Front cover has label inside from the Oshkosh Public Library. Note in lower right corner reads, "1908 Gift". This may have come to the OPM when the Historical Collections of the library were transferred to the new museum in 1923.
Collection Map Small Collections
Dates of Accumulation 1854
Abstract 1854 folding pocket "Lapham's Map of Wisconsin" in hard bound cloth binding, published by Silas Chapman, Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1854, copyrighted by Increase A. Lapham in 1849. Map shows lakes; rivers, railroads, plank roads, cities, Indian Reservations, and county, township and section borders in the lower 2/3 of state. Hand tinted on county borders.
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Legal Status Oshkosh Public Museum
Object ID SC350.13
Object Name Book
Pub Date 1854
Publisher Silas Chapman
Pub Place Milwaukee, WI
Copyrights Public Domain
Size 25 1/2" x 47"
Subjects Maps
Travel
Wisconsin
Title Pocket Map of Wisconsin
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