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Maps of Missouri and surrounding states done at different times show changes in the political, geological, cultural, and industrial landscape.

Missouri

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Description:Shows rivers, counties, settlements. Possibly from: A general atlas containing distinct maps of all the known countries in the world / F. Lucas Jr. -- Baltimore, 1823 -- no. 73.

Date: 1823

Scale: ca. 1:2,390,000. : W 95¦00'--W 88¦30' /N 41¦20'--N 35¦40'

Mapmaker: Lucas, Fielding : 1781-1854

Published: Baltimore : F. Lucas


Missouri

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Description: From: Universal, illustrated atlas ... / T.G. Bradford and S.G. Goodrich -- Boston, 1842 -- no. 40.

Date: 1838

Scale: 1:1,900,800. 1 in. = 30 miles

Mapmaker: Boynton, George W., 1884

Published: [Boston] : T. G. Bradford


Missouri

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Description:From: A new universal atlas ... / S. Augustus Mitchell -- Philadelphia, 1847 -- no. 32.

Date: 1847

Scale: ca 1:1,584,000

Published: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868

Mapmaker:: Philadelphia : S.A. Mitchell


Missouri

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Description:Inset: Vicinity of St. Louis. 10 x 11 cm. Scale ca. 1:464,000. Appears to be detached from: Colton's atlas of the world. New York, 1855.

Date: 1855

Scale: ca. 1:1,700,000

Mapmaker: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901

Published: New York : J. H. Colton & Co.


Missouri

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Description:Indicates counties, drainage, railroads and towns. Inset: Vicinity of St. Louis. 10 x 11 cm. Scale [ca. 1:445,000]. From: Colton's general atlas / by G. Woolworth Colton -- New York, 1857, -- no. 48.:

Date: 1855

Scale: ca. 1:1,750,000 : W 96¦00'--W 88¦50'/N 40¦30'--N 36¦00'

Mapmaker: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth), 1827-1901

Published: New York : J.H. Colton & Co.


Missouri

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Description:Shows towns, railroads, canals, roads. Probably from: A new universal atlas ... / S. Augustus Mitchell -- Philadelphia, 1856. -- no. 33.

Date: 1856

Scale: ca 1:1,785,000 : W 96¦00'--W 88¦30'/N 40¦30'--N 36¦00'

Mapmaker: Desilver, Charles

Published: Philadelphia : Charles Desilver


Fiala and Haren's New sectional map of the State of Missouri

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Description:Shows counties, U.S. Land Districts, railroads, roads, towns, mines and general resources.

Date: 1861

Sclae: ca 1:760,000

Mapmaker: Fiala, John T.

Published: St. Louis, Mo. : Gray & Crawford


Missouri

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Description:Shows land grant railroads with the 6 and 15 mile limits of their grants. Also shows copper and iron mines, seat of land offices, seat of former land offices, and county seats. Includes detailed notes about state boundries.

Date: 1866

Sclae: ca. 1:1,187,500

Mapmaker: United States General Land Office

Published: [Philadelphia : Bowen & Co.]


Fiala and Haren's New sectional map of the State of Missouri

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Description:Shows counties, U.S. Land Districts, railroads, roads, towns, mines, and mineral resources.

Date: 1867

Sclae: 1:760,320. '12 miles to one inch.'

Mapmaker: Fiala, John T.

Published: St. Louis : Jas. M. Crawford : R.P. Studley & Co., Practical Lithographers


Missouri

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Description:The city of St. Louis map covers the city east of Compton/Garrison/Fillmore Streets, north of Arsenal Street, south of Davis Street. Shows ward boundries. Insets: Plan of the south eastern portion of Missouri, the same scale as the main map. 7 x 8 cm. Scale 1:1,140,00 -- The city of St. Louis, Missouri. 30 x 18 cm. Scale 1:30,000. Explains the Public Land Survey & township organization, and describes how to locate townships to find a particular piece of land. Shows counties, towns, railroads, rivers. Probably from: The national atlas ... / O. W. Gray -- Philadelphia, 1877. -P.L. Phillps, A list of geographical atlases ... , no. 855, p. 509.

Date: 1877(?)

Scale: 1:1,140,000. '18 miles to an inch.' : W 96¦00'--W 89¦00/N 40¦30'--N 36¦00'

Mapmaker: Gray, Ormando Willis

Published: [Philadelphia : O. W. Gray]


Missouri

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Description:Shows railroads, rivers, counties, towns. From: The universal guide and gazetteer ... / edited by W. H. DePuy -- New York : Philllips & Hunt, 1887 -- p. [284-285].

Date: 1877(?)

Scale: ca. 1:2,160,000 : W 96¦--W 89¦/N 41¦--N 36¦

Mapmaker: Phillips & Hunt

Published: [New York] : Phillips & Hunt


Missouri

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Description:Shows U.S. Land Offices, county boundries, towns, rivers, and railroads. From: Atlas of the states and territories over which land surveys have been extended. -- Washington, D.C., 1879. -- map 8.

Date: 1878

Scale: 1:887,040. '14 miles to an inch.' : W 95¦45'--W 89¦07'/N 40¦37'--N 36¦

Mapmaker: United States General Land Office

Published: New York : Photo lith & print. by Julius Bien & Co.


Rand, McNally & Co.'s Missouri

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Description:Insets: Map of St. Louis, Mo., and East St. Louis, Ill., showing freight and passenger depots, grain elevators, ferry lines, etc. (16 x 22 cm.) [Scale ca. 1:68] -- [Southeast portion of state] (7 x 8 cm.) (same scale as main map). From: Rand, McNally & Co.'s new indexed atlas of the world -- Chicago, 1886 -- p. 522-523.

Date: 1886

Scale: ca. 1:1,500,000

Mapmaker: Rand McNally and Company

Published: Chicago, Ill : Rand, McNally & Co.


R.L. Polk & Co's Map of Missouri

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Description:Shows counties (outlined in green), towns, rivers, railroads.

Date: 1889

Scale: Scale not given. : (W 96¦00'--W 89¦00'/N 40¦30'--N 36¦00')

Mapmaker: R.L.Polk & Co.

Published: Chicago, Ill : W. Wangersheim


Missouri-Illinois, Saint Louis special map

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Description: Includes parts of Saint Louis County (Missouri) and Madison County and Saint Clair County (Illinois).

Date: 1904

Scale: 1:62,500 : W 90¦05'/N 38¦44'--N 38¦31'

Mapmaker: Geological Survey (U.S.)

Published: [Washington, D.C.] : The Survey


Missouri-Illinois, Saint Louis quadrangle

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Description: Includes parts of Saint Louis County (Missouri) and of Madison and Saint Clair Counties (Illinois).

Date: 1941

Scale: 1:62,500 : Polyconic proj. : W 90¦30'--W 90¦00'/N 38¦45'--N 38¦30'

Mapmaker: Geological Survey (U.S.)

Published: [Washington, D.C.] : The Survey


Map of Arkansas

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Description:Includes Missouri, Illinois, Wisconsin and adjacent territories to the West. From: A complete historical, chronological and geographical American atlas ... / Carey & Lea -- Philadelphia, H.C. Carey and I. Lea, 1882 -- no. 35.

Date: 1822

Scale: ca. 1:4,752,000 : W 104¦30'--W87¦00'/N 47¦30'/--N 32¦30'

Mapmaker: Long, Stephen Harriman, 1784-1864

Published: Philadelphia : Carey and Lea


Johnsons Missouri and Kansas

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Description:Shows eastern Kansas, does not include west of 97¦ 30' W. Probably from one of the editions of: Johnson's new illustrated family atlas of the world -- New York.

Date: 1865

Scale: ca. 1:1,330,000

Mapmaker: Johnson, A. J. : (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884

Published: New York : A. J. Johnson


Illinois & Missouri

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Description:Shows counties, towns, rivers, and railroads. From: A Comprehensive Atlas / T.G. Bradford. -- Boston : A.D. Ticknor; New York : Wiley & Long, 1835. --No. 14. : Cob (Ill) : 4-1450

Date: 1835

Scale: ca. 1:3,300,000 : W 94¦00' -- W 87¦00'/N 42¦30'--N 35¦30'

Mapmaker: Boynton, George W., d.1884

Published: Boston, Mass : W.D. Tickor


Geographical, statistical, and historical map of Missouri

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Description:Includes descriptive and historical text on borders. Appears to be detached from : A complete historical, chronological and geographical American atlas ... / H.C. Carey and I. Lea, Philadelphia, 1823. -- no. 34.

Date: 1823(?)

Scale: ca. 1:2,340,000

Mapmaker: Lea & Febiger

Published: Philadelphia : Carey & Lea


Geographical, statistical, and historical map of Missouri

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Description:Includes historical and descriptive text on borders. Appears to be no. 34 detached from: A complete chronological, and geographical American atlas..., Carey and Lea, 3rd ed., cor. and impr., Philadelphia, 1827. -P.L. Phillips, A list of geographical atlases..., no. 1177, p. 608-609.

Date: 1827(?)

Scale:ca. 1:2,340,000

Mapmaker: Lea & Febiger

Published: Philadelphia : Carey & Lea


Geological map of Missouri

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Description:Shows railroads, swamps, creeks, rivers, lakes, cities, county names... Includes township diagram.

Date: 1912

Scale: ca. 1:750,000. W 95 30'--W 89 00'/N 40 30' --N 36 00'

Mapmaker: Missouri Bureau of Geology and Mines

Published: St. Louis, Mo. : Gast Bank Note Co., Map Publishers.


L.A. Wilson's railroad & township map of Missouri

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Description:Shows railroads, swamps, creeks, rivers, lakes, cities, county names... Includes township diagram.

Date: 1876

Scale: ca. 1:1,450,000

Mapmaker: Wilson, Lewis A.

Published: Chicago,Ill : published by Geo. F. Cram, proprietor of the Western Map Depot


Mineral resources of Missouri

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Description:Shows mineral deposits, mills, smelters, and plants.

Date: 1944

Scale: ca. 1:600,000

Mapmaker: A. Hoen & Co.

Published: Baltimore, Md. : A. Hoen & Co.


Missouri county seat highway map

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Description:Shows county seat roads in red with road no. and mileage. Also steam and electric railroads, rivers, cities over 5,000, county seats, bench marks, and elevation at railroad stations.

Date: 1918

Scale: ca. 1:760,320

Mapmaker: Missouri. State Highway Dept.

Published: Jefferson City, Mo. : Missouri State Highway Department


Missouri state road map

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Description:Shows state roads in red. Also steam and electric railroads, rivers, cities over 5,000, county seats, bench marks, and elevation at railroad stations.

Date: 1918

Scale: ca. 1:760,320

Mapmaker: Missouri. State Highway Dept.

Published: Jefferson City, Mo. : Missouri State Highway Department


Rand-McNally new sectional, commerical, statistical map of Missouri

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Description:Includes 15 tables and graphs: Values of agricultural products, livestock, manufacturing cities and their industrial plants, foreign born, occupational classes, growth of manufacturing, educational institutions, distances between cities, statistics by counties, list of governors. . Shows Congressional district boundries. Shows in red electric lines and proposed boundries. Insets: St. Louis and vicinty (19 x 15 cm.) [Scale ca. 1:126,720] -- St. Joseph, Mo. (11 x 7 cm.)[Scale ca. 1:95,040] -- [Southeast portion of state] (11 x 17 cm.) (same scale as main map

Date: 1909

Scale: ca. 1:570,240

Mapmaker: Rand-McNally and Company

Published: Chicago, Ill. : Rand, McNally & Co.


Relief map of Missouri, 1974

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Date: 1974

Scale: ca. 1:1,000,000

Mapmaker: Stout, Larry N.

Published: Rolla, Mo. : Geological Survey


Topographical map of Missouri

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Description: Inset: St. Louis as a railway centre. 12 x 12 cm. Scale not given. Inset shows small map of Missouri, Illinois and nearby states, showing the St. Louis railroad lines converging in St. Louis. Table: Changes of government and name of the territory formerly associated with, and now comprising the State of Missouri, and a list of the Chief Executives. : LC List : p. 444.

Date: 1880

Scale: 1:760,320

Mapmaker: Campbell, R. A. (Robert Allen)

Published: St. Louis, Mo. : R.A. Campbell