- Is Chicago, Illinois, an urban area or a rural area? Use evidence from the map to support your answer.
- Compare and contrast this map to that of Davenport, Iowa, in 1888. How are the roads and buildings the same, and how are they different?
Palmatary, J.T., Christian Inger, Herline & Hensel and Braunhold & Sonne, "Chicago," 1857. Courtesy of Library of Congress