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1823 Lucas, Fielding, Jr. - From Illinois, General Atlas Containing Distinct Maps of All the Known Countries in the World [Collection of Ulrich F. Danckers, M.D.].

Excerpt of Fielding Lucasí map of 1823, showing that the subdivision into survey townships of 36 square miles each, mandated by the [see] Federal Land Ordinance of 1785, had been completed in the [see] Military Tract and the territory intended for IL & MI Canal construction and yielded by the Indians in the Treaty of St. Louis of 1816.

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