U.S.G.S. topographic map of Elmhurst, Illinois.
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This detailed map of Elmhurst, Illinois, and the surrounding area provides a fascinating snapshot of the suburb about 15 miles west of Chicago shortly after WWII ended. Buildings are individually outlined, roads are shown according to their surface composition (further info lower right), and geographic information is transmitted via pictorial elements and contoured topography.
Locations of interest within the image include Elmhurst College, a Lutheran Orphanage, Industrial Training School, and several country clubs.
The map was originally published in 1928 by the United States Geological Survey under the authority of W.E. Baird and O.H. Nelson. This example has been updated to reflect changes as of 1946.
Publication Date: 1946
Author: United States Geological Survey
Sheet Width (in): 19.75
Sheet Height (in): 25.25
Condition Description: Faint toning around the outer edges, consistent with age. Near fine.
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