M0133 smallerThe Archives map collection includes maps of Mineral Point and Iowa County, as well as early maps of the area formerly known variously as the Northwest Territory, Michigan Territory and Wisconsin Territory. The map above, originally collected by Robert Neal, is titled “Carte des Cinq Grands Lacs du Canada”, is dated 1764, and is possibly the first printed map to reference the “Great Lakes.”

View a partial list of our collection: MPLA Maps .

Most of our maps are not digitized. To see the originals, please visit the Archives. We are open on Thursdays from noon until 8:00 and on Saturdays from 10:00 until 4:00.