Map Map of Wayne County, Michigan : exhibiting the names of the original purchases and the number of acres in each tract exception regular subdivisions of perfect sections which contain 40, 80, 130, 180, 200, 240, 280, & c acres as the case may be

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Title
Map of Wayne County, Michigan : exhibiting the names of the original purchases and the number of acres in each tract exception regular subdivisions of perfect sections which contain 40, 80, 130, 180, 200, 240, 280, & c acres as the case may be
Contributor Names
Farmer, John 1795-1859.
Created / Published
[Detroit] : John Farmer, 1855.
Subject Headings
-  Landowners--Michigan--Wayne County--Maps
-  Real property--Michigan--Wayne County--Maps
-  United States--Michigan--Wayne County
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Clerk's Office of the United States Court for the District of Michigan at Detroit this day of January 1855 by John Farmer of said district as author and proprietor."
-  LC Land ownership maps, 363a
-  Detroit and vicinity before 1900, 76, 77
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Insets: A county house map of the city of Detroit / drawn, engraved and published by John Farmer -- Plat of the park lots in the rear of Detroit.
-  LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into 2 panels to enable folding.
Medium
1 map : hand colored, mounted on cloth backing ; 77 x 86 cm, folded to 80 x 47 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G4113.W3G46 1855 .F3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4113w.la000363a
Library of Congress Control Number
2012593158
Online Format
image
Description
"Entered according to Act of Congress in the Clerk's Office of the United States Court for the District of Michigan at Detroit this day of January 1855 by John Farmer of said district as author and proprietor." LC Land ownership maps, 363a Detroit and vicinity before 1900, 76, 77 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: A county house map of the city of Detroit / drawn, engraved and published by John Farmer -- Plat of the park lots in the rear of Detroit. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into 2 panels to enable folding.
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Chicago citation style:

Farmer, John. Map of Wayne County, Michigan: exhibiting the names of the original purchases and the number of acres in each tract exception regular subdivisions of perfect sections which contain 40, 80, 130, 180, 200, 240, 280, & c acres as the case may be. [Detroit: John Farmer, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593158/. (Accessed June 24, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Farmer, J. (1855) Map of Wayne County, Michigan: exhibiting the names of the original purchases and the number of acres in each tract exception regular subdivisions of perfect sections which contain 40, 80, 130, 180, 200, 240, 280, & c acres as the case may be. [Detroit: John Farmer] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593158/.

MLA citation style:

Farmer, John. Map of Wayne County, Michigan: exhibiting the names of the original purchases and the number of acres in each tract exception regular subdivisions of perfect sections which contain 40, 80, 130, 180, 200, 240, 280, & c acres as the case may be. [Detroit: John Farmer, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012593158/>.