GLO Historic Plat Map

Retrieval System

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To access the original documents replicated on this site, please contact the Minnesota Historical Society:

The original (paper/linen) land survey notes from the 1800s and corresponding township plat maps were transferred from the Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State to the Minnesota Historical Society. The Secretary of State’s office no longer provides these records to the public. Beginning April 1, 2009, direct orders for copies of these records to:

These images are the result of an important collaborative effort by the State Archives of the Minnesota Historical Society, the Minnesota Department of Transportation, the Office of the Secretary of State, MnGeo and the Minnesota Association of County Surveyors. The Minnesota Department of Transportation provided funding for the digitization of the GLO maps.