Colton's traveler and tourist's guide-book through the western states and territories, containing brief descriptions of each, with the routesand distances on the great lines of travel. Accompanied by a map, exhibiting the township lines of the U.S. surveys, the boundaries of counties, position of cities, villages, settlements, etc.
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893
New York, J.H. Colton and company, 1856.
Where to find it
— Maps Collection Vertical Files (lower level)
Map by J.C. Smith. Includes the states of Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa and Wisconsin, and the territories of Minnesota, Kansas and Nebraska. Based in part upon the earlier work: The western tourist, or Emigrant's guide, New York, 1844.