Morton Arboretum Map
FormatBlack India ink on 4-ply illustration board
Dimensions102 cm W x 42 cm H (Item)
91.3 cm W x 30.5 cm H (Platemark or image size)
Scale1 inch = 400 feet
DescriptionDetailed map of Arboretum grounds, showing roads, paths, landscaping, shelters, structures, enlargement of some specific features, hedge garden, some specific trees, and trails with markers numbered 1 - 42. Other features include a scale, a calendar, and a compass rose consisting of directions depicted with leaves. A highly ornamental border includes grid marks, as well as drawings of animal tracks and detailed drawings and labels of plants. Some replacement illustration and text has been adhered to the map. The Morton Arboretum encompassed 813 acres at time of map. One section is partially missing.