“Chicago Quadrangle”

U.S. Geological Survey. From Geologic atlas of the United States. Chicago folio; Riverside, Chicago, Desplaines and Calumet quadrangles. Illinois-Indiana, 1902.

Image of Chicago Quadrangle

The U.S. Geological Survey produced this map illustrating the city’s density in 1902. Small rectangles on the map denote individual buildings while bold rectangles indicate blocks that are completely built up.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Chicago Quadrangle
Short Title Chicago Quadrangle, 1902
Book Title Geologic atlas of the United States. Chicago folio; Riverside, Chicago, Desplaines and Calumet quadrangles. Illinois-Indiana
Creator U.S. Geological Survey
Publication Date 1902
Pages Sheet 3
Call Number Case oversize G 10896 .9
Location Special Collections 4th floor