Title: Diagram of the State of Missouri

Date: 1838

Description: Map of Missouri marked off into blocks of land, each six miles square, known as townships. Some clusters of townships are labeled with names of contracting surveyors. Map indicates the old west boundary of Missouri as well as the old Indian boundary line on the north. First in a series of four maps showing progress of surveys in Missouri.

Dimensions: 18.75 x 24 in.

Notes: Printed at top: "25th Cong. 3. Sess. Sen. Doc. 17. No.11." Printed at bottom of map: "No. 3 (A.) Accompanying Report of 29th Nov. 1838."

Location Depicted: Missouri;

Creator: U.S. Government Land Office

Call Number: SC117, Series 3-9: Missouri #17

Subject: Maps; Boundaries;

Local Subject: Missouri; Townships;

Digital Format: TIFF displayed as JPEG 2000

Barcode: 30000002.tif

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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Item ID: 162846

Item Type: Map

CONTENTdm number: 1685