Map of Calhoun County Michigan [1858]

1858 Map of Calhoun County.pdf

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Title

Map of Calhoun County Michigan [1858]

Subject

Maps
Cadastral maps
Calhoun County (Mich.)--History

Description

This is a reprint of the 1858 map of Calhoun County originally published by Geil, Harley & Siverd. The original is a scroll-type map, measuring 4'8" by 4'10" and the information used was gathered in late 1857. For the reprint, the map was carefully reproduced in 8.5" by 11" (letter) size, and published by the Albion Historical Society in 1991.

Creator

Bechler & Wenig, Topographical Engineers
Herline & Hensel, Lithographers and Printers (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Source

Recreation of a scroll-type map, measuring 4'8" by 4'10."

Publisher

Geil, Harley & Siverd (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Date

1857-1857
1991

Contributor

Albion Historical Society (Albion, Calhoun County, Mich.)
Passic, Frank

Rights

Received permission to publish from Albion Historical Society president Andy Zblewski on February 23, 2021.

Relation

Calhoun County plat maps from 1873, 1894, and 1916 are available on HathiTrust.org.

An original copy of the 1858 scroll-type map is available at the Marshall District Library, upon request. The map is in extremely fragile condition, so accessibility may be limited.

Format

pdf

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

MDL.LH.006.001

Coverage

Calhoun County (Mich.)

Collection

Citation

Bechler & Wenig, Topographical Engineers and Herline & Hensel, Lithographers and Printers (Philadelphia, Pa.), “Map of Calhoun County Michigan [1858],” Marshall Digital Archive, accessed May 8, 2021, https://yourmdl.org/archive/items/show/174.

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