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Title Geographical, geographical and statistical chart of Wisconsin and Iowa: designed especially for the use of emigrants and travellers
Author Abel, Henry I.
Date 1838
Document Type Map; Broadside
Region Wisconsin; Iowa
Places Winnebago Lake, Lake Michigan, Dubuque
Keywords climate, wildlife, crops, livestock, mining, state formation, land speculation, migrant, homesteader, paddle steamer, travel, railroad
Theme Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements; Railroads, Transportation and Urban History
Publisher Henry I. Abel
Place of Publication Philadelphia
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "An early work relating to Iowa, Abel's map and broadside comprise one of the first few works containing reliable information about the northern part of the Old Northwest Territory. The T. W. Streeter copy of the map shows Aug. Mitchell as the compiler in the cartouche."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 4
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue