1880 Wood Engraved Map Wisconsin Geological Survey Mine Menominee Iron Range WG3


"Wisconsin Geological Survey: Commonwealth and Eagle Iron Belts"

This is an original 1880 black and white wood engraved Wisconsin Geological Survey map by T. B. Brooks in 1879 of the Commonwealth and Eagle mines in the Menominee Iron Range, Florence County, Wisconsin.


This 134+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is some light aging and foxing along the two original creases. Please note that due to its size, this item will be shipped folded along the original creases.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraved Map; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 16.25 x 10.25 inches; 41 x 26 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of chromolithograph images, wood engravings, and lithograph maps from 1880 covering the geology of the northern Wisconsin. In very good condition and suitable for framing, this collection will be of interest to geologists, historians and Wisconsonites.