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Edwin J. Hulbert

On July 31 I asked that visitors to the website suggest, as the subject of a blog post, a person who had some connection to the Great Lakes States from the 17th to the 19th century. We received this suggestion:“Michigan state geologist and a founder of the Calumet & Hecla mining company, E. J. Hulbert”.Below …

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Tour of Map Site: “Historic Map Works”

For 19th century maps of counties, cities and townships, Historic Map Works http://www.historicmapworks.com/ is by far the best site of which I’m aware. You are free to use it without registering. If you wish to download high-resolution copies, you must subscribe.  You can also order paper maps from them. The site claims to have over …

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