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CITATION - TITLE: A Map of the Acting Superintendency of Michigan
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: A manuscript map of Michigan in 1837 noting locations of Native American
reservations and their estimated populations.
DATA VINTAGE: 1837
LAST FILE EDIT DATE: 3/16/2012
GEOGRAPHIC AREA NAME(S): Michigan
TECHNICAL INFORMATION - GENERAL:
SPATIAL REFERENCE TYPE: Bitmap/Raster Image
DATA FILE/COVER NAME(S): [Insert url of map viewing page]
DATA FILE(S) FORMAT: Scanned map/JPEG
TECHNICAL INFORMATION - SPATIAL:
REGISTERED TO BASE: Not Applicable
COORDINATE SYSTEM: Latitude/Longitude
PLANAR DISTANCE/MAP UNITS: Unknown
HORIZONTAL ACCURACY: Not Applicable
TECHNICAL INFORMATION - ATTRIBUTE/NON-SPATIAL:
ATTRIBUTE DATA OVERVIEW: Map of Michigan counties while still a territory circa 1831.
SOURCE and PROCESSING INFORMATION:
SOURCE(S) OVERVIEW: Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
PROCESSING STEPS/NOTES: Image scanned at 500 ppi from a paper reproduction of the original manuscript
map obtained from the National Archives. The paper reproduction had been made
by photographing the original through plexiglass. The viewing jpg image was
created in Adobe Photoshop at 300 dpi.
AVAILABILITY and STATUS INFORMATION:
AVAILABILITY NOTES/FEES: Available to public at no cost.
Tiff files at 500 ppi are available through the map library, but not online.
ARCHIVE/TRANSFER FILE NAME:
ARCHIVE/TRANSFER FILE TYPE: Not a Compressed File.
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