Map of the Northwestern Territories of the United States, Showing the Track pursued by the Expedition under Gov. Cass in 1820

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Map of the Great Lakes region showing the track of the expedition under Governor Cass in 1820. Includes place names, rivers and an inset drawing of Upper Red Cedar or Cassina Lake. Some routes are highlighted in red. Scale 1:3,801,600

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1 map ; 22 cm.

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Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864. 1820.

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Map of the Great Lakes region showing the track of the expedition under Governor Cass in 1820. Includes place names, rivers and an inset drawing of Upper Red Cedar or Cassina Lake. Some routes are highlighted in red. Scale 1:3,801,600

Physical Description

1 map ; 22 cm.

Source

  • Narrative journal of travels through the northwestern regions of the United States : extending from Detroit through the great chain of American lakes to the sources of the Mississippi River, performed as a member of the expedition under Governor Cass in the year 1820 / by Henry R. Schoolcraft, 917.7 Sch65n

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  • 1820

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  • Dec. 1, 2010, 1:24 p.m.

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  • Dec. 8, 2010, 12:26 p.m.

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Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864. Map of the Northwestern Territories of the United States, Showing the Track pursued by the Expedition under Gov. Cass in 1820, map, 1820; Albany, New York. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc29427/: accessed September 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections.