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Michigan Official Maps: Chris Bessert Collection

Maps I possess are indicated in maroon type, while maps I do not possess indicated by black type. This list utilizes the format from the Official Maps Master List (OMML) from the Road Map Collectors Association (RCMA). List is current as of July 2015.

1914 first map issued, per Michigan DOT
1919 A dtd lgnd (Jul 1) no cvr, map printed one side only (Lower Peninsula); unfolded
1919 B dtd lgnd (Jul 1) no cvr, map printed one side only (Upper Peninsula); unfolded
1920 dtd cvr bw txt cvr with State Trunk Highway 10 sign; 2 maps in cardboard cover
1924 A dtd lgnd (May 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1924 B dtd lgnd (July 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1924 C dtd lgnd (Aug 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1924 D dtd lgnd (Sept 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1924 E dtd lgnd (Sept 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1924 F dtd lgnd (Oct 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1925 A dtd lgnd (May 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1925 B dtd lgnd (May 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1925 C dtd lgnd (Jul 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1925 D dtd lgnd (Jul 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1925 E dtd lgnd (Sept 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 A dtd lgnd (May 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 B dtd lgnd (Jun 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 C dtd lgnd (Jul 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 D dtd lgnd (Aug 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 E dtd lgnd (Aug 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 F dtd lgnd (Sept 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 G dtd lgnd (Oct 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 H dtd lgnd (Oct 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 I dtd lgnd (Nov 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 J dtd lgnd (Nov 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1926 K dtd lgnd (Dec 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1927 A dtd lgnd (May) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1927 B dtd lgnd (Jun) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1927 C dtd lgnd (Sept) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1927 D dtd lgnd (Oct) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1927 E dtd lgnd (Nov) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1927 F dtd lgnd (Dec) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1928 A dtd lgnd (May) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1928 B dtd lgnd (Jul) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1928 C dtd lgnd (Aug - 10¢) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1928 D dtd lgnd (Aug - Free) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1928 E dtd lgnd (Sept) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1928 F dtd lgnd (Oct) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1929 A dtd lgnd (May 1) no cvr, map printed on one side only
1929 B dtd lgnd (Jul 25) no cvr, map printed on one side only
1930 X dtd lgnd (Jan 1) no cvr, map printed on one side only
1930 A dtd lgnd (Apr 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1930 B dtd lgnd (May 15) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1930 C dtd lgnd (Jul 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1930 D dtd lgnd (Nov 1) no cvr, map printed one side only; unfolded
1931 A dtd lgnd ( ? ) no cvr, bw map printed one side only
1931 B dtd lgnd (May 15) no cvr, colored map printed one side only
1931 C dtd lgnd (Jul 1) green and brown dwg of rd through trees by lake & cabin
1931 D dtd cvr and lgnd (Jul 1) otherwise same as 1931 C
1931 E dtd cvr and lgnd (Oct 1) otherwise same as 1931 C
1932 A dtd lgnd (Apr 1) otherwise same as 1929; unfolded
1932 B dtd cvr (May 1) otherwise same as 1931 C exc “Department of Conservation” not on cvr
1932 C dtd cvr (Jul 1) otherwise same as 1932 B 
1932 D dtd cvr (Oct 1) otherwise same as 1932 B
1933 A dtd cvr (May 1) otherwise same as 1932 B
1933 B dtd cvr (Jun 1) reported in Newberry Library (clr dwg of car driving by lake)
1933 C dtd cvr (Jul 1) reported by Michigan DOT
1933 D dtd cvr (Sept 1) otherwise same as 1932 B
1934 A dtd cvr (May 1) clr dwg of rd thru trees by lake (lake on left)
1934 B dtd cvr (Jul 1) otherwise same as 1934 A
1934 C dtd cvr (Sep 1) reported by Michigan DOT
1935 A dtd cvr (May 15) clr dwg of rd by lake (lake on right)
1935 B dtd cvr (Jul 1) otherwise same as 1935 A
1935 C dtd cvr (Sep 15) white & green dwg of hwy, car, & beach
1935 D dtd cvr (Dec 1) otherwise same as 1935 A
1936 A dtd cvr (Jun 1) clr dwg of car driving by cliffs & lake
1936 B dtd cvr (Jul 15) otherwise same as 1936 A
1936 C dtd cvr (Sep 15) otherwise same as 1936 A
1936-37 drd cvr (Winter - Dec 15) clr dwg of cars and snowplow on road in hills
1937 A dtd cvr (Summer - May 15) clr dwg of picnickers on bluff above lake
1937 B dtd cvr (Summer - Aug 1) otherwise same as 1937 A 
1937 C dtd cvr (Summer - Aug 31) otherwise same as 1937 A 
1937 D dtd cvr (Fall - Oct 1) otherwise same as 1937 A
1937-38 dtd cvr (Winter - Dec 1, 37) clr dwg of snow plow
1938 A dtd cvr (Spring - May 1) clr dwg of bird flying high over state map
1938 B dtd cvr (Summer - Aug 1) otherwise same as 1938 A
1938-39 dtd cvr (Winter - Dec 1, 38) clr dwg of ski jumper
1939 A dtd cvr (Spring - Apr 15) reported by PC (otherwise same as 1939 B)
1939 B dtd cvr (Summer - Apr 15) clr dwg of man fishing in river
1939 C dtd cvr (Summer - Jul 15) otherwise same as 1939 B
1939-40 dtd map, title, cvr (Winter - Dec. 1, 1939) clr dwg of car and sleigh on hwy
1940 A dtd cvr (Summer - Apr 15) clr dwg of 2 trees on bluff above lake
1940 B dtd cvr (Summer - Jul 15) otherwise same as 1940 A
1940 C dtd cvr (Winter - Dec 1) clr photo of car on road with large pine tree
1941 A dtd cvr (Winter - Jan 1) otherwise same as 1940 C
1941 B dtd cvr (Summer - Mar 21) clr photo of 2 cars on hwy by lake
1941 C dtd cvr (Summer - Jul 1) otherwise same as 1941 B
1942 A dtd cvr (Winter - Dec 1, 41) clr dwg of snowplow and cars over st outline map
1942 B dtd cvr (Summer - Jun 15) clr dwg of st outl, globe, sun, & calendar
1943 dtd cvr (Summer - Jul 15) otherwise same as 1942 (lg date says "1942")
1944 No map issued per Michigan DOT (1942 edition reprinted)
1945 A dtd cvr (Jun 1) clr dwg of cars on rd beneath Lumberman's Memorial
1945 B dtd cvr (Jul 1) reported in Newberry Library (same cover as 1945 A)
1945 C dtd cvr (Oct 1) otherwise same as 1945 A
1946 dtd cvr (Jul 1) otherwise same as 1945 A
1947 A dtd cvr (May 1) clr dwg of cars on hwy by lake & beach
1947 B dtd cvr (Aug 1) otherwise same as 1947 A
1948 A dtd cvr (Apr 15) clr dwg of woman looking out car window at picnickers
1948 B dtd cvr (Jul 1) clr dwg of huge ferry "25th Anniversary of Michigan State Ferries"
1949 A dtd cvr (Apr 1) clr dwg of huge road sign protruding from center of Michigan
1949 B dtd cvr (Jul 1) clr photo of beach and hwy with large trees
1950 A dtd cvr (Apr 15) clr dwg of car passing Tourist Information bldg
1950 B dtd cvr (Jul 1) clr photo of cars at hwy wayside
1951 A dtd cvr (Apr 15) clr photo of hwy bridge
1951 B dtd cvr (Jul 1) clr photo of rd and trees
1952 A dtd cvr (Apr 1) clr dwg of "MICHIGAN" rising over state
1952 B dtd cvr (Oct 1) clr aerial photo of urban freeway
1953 A dtd cvr (Apr 1) clr photo of man fishing below waterfall
1953 B dtd cvr (Oct 1) clr photo of couple with skis
1954 A dtd cvr (Apr 1) clr photo of picnickers
1954 B dtd cvr (Oct 1) clr photo of man & woman ice fishing
1955 A dtd cvr (Apr 1) clr dwg of horses & wagon with modern freeway in sky above
1955 B dtd cvr (Oct 1) clr photo of ski jump “Olympic Trials 1955”
1956 A dtd cvr (Apr 1) clr photo of Native American man
1956 B dtd cvr (Oct 1) clr dwg of 2 deer
1957 A dtd cvr (Apr 1) clr photo of lighthouse
1957 B dtd cvr (Oct 1) clr photo of st cptl dome
1958 dtd cvr clr photo of Mackinac Bridge
1959 no map issued per Michigan DOT
1960 dtd cvr clr photo of "Welcome to Michigan" & "Interstate 75" signs
1961 dtd cvr clr aerial photo of freeway interchange
1962 dtd cvr 4clr photos (boaters on beach, country lane, skier, st cptl)
1963 dtd cvr clr photo of fireworks over Detroit
1964 dtd cvr clr photo of Interstate 75
1965 dtd cvr clr photo of people viewing small waterfall
1966 dtd cvr clr photo of waves along rocky shoreline
1967 dtd cvr clr photo of clock tower (U of M Ann Arbor)
1968 dtd cvr clr dwg of ship in lock
1969 A dtd cvr clr photo of man skiing ("MICHIGAN" in white letters)
1969 B dtd cvr same as 1969 A exc "MICHIGAN" in black letters
1970 dtd cvr clr photo of snowy creek & sm inset photo of skiier
1971 dtd cvr clr dwg of Mackinac Bridge tower
1972 dtd cvr clr photo of sunset over lake
1973 dtd cvr clr photo of hwy through forested region
1974 dtd cvr 5clr photos (freeway, train, plane, van, ship)
1975 A dtd cvr clr aerial photo of freeway and lake (Warren, Livonia, etc in small caps)
1975 B dtd cvr clr aerial photo of freeway and lake (Warren, Livonia, etc in huge letters)
1976-77 A dtd cvr clr photo of men in revolutionary costumes ("Freeway sched to open 1976" in lgnd)
1976-77 B dtd cvr same as 1976-77 A exc "Freeway scheduled to open 1977" in lgnd
1978-79 A dtd cvr clr photo of Detroit skyline ("goblu" and "beatosu" towns in Ohio)
1978-79 B dtd cvr same as 1978-79 A exc State Highways Building address added on back
1980-8 A dtd cvr (1980-1981) clr photo rocky overlook & lake ("Our 75th Year" in lrhc of back cvr)
1980-81 B dtd cvr (1980-1981) same as 1980-81 A exc no :Our 75th Year" in lrhc of back cover
1982 dtd lgnd same cover photo as 1980-81; different title "Say yes to Michigan!"
1983 dtd lgnd clr photo of Mackinac Bridge
1984 dtd lgnd otherwise same as 1983
1985 A dtd lgnd clr photo of lake shoreline, with cliffs in background; blank lrhc
1985 B dtd lgnd otherwise same as 1985 A; union label only in lrhc
1985 C dtd lgnd otherwise same as 1985 A; union label in lrhc & Litho in USA-85 in lrhc
1986 dtd lgnd otherwise same as 1985
1987 dtd lgnd clr photo of man in costume with cannons
1988 dtd lgnd clr photo of sand dunes along lake shore
1989 dtd lgnd slightly different view of 1988 photo
1990 dtd lgnd clr photo of sailboat and red lighthouse
1991 dtd lgnd otherwise same as 1990
1992 dtd lgnd 2 clr photos (hot air balloons & sailboats)
1993 dtd lgnd otherwise same as 1992
1994 no map issued per Michigan DOT (1993 edition reprinted)
1995 dtd btm of map clr photo of st cptl bldg
1996 dtd btm of map otherwise same as 1995
1997 A dtd back cvr clr photo of Mackinac Bridge, label for Iron River missing
1997 B dtd back cvr clr photo of Mackinac Bridge, label for Iron River re-added
1998 dtd urhc of map new MDOT logo on back cvr, otherwise same as 1997 
1999 dtd urhc of map clr photo of lighthouse
2000 dtd urhc of map otherwise same as 1999
2001-02 A dtd urhc of map (2001) photo montage: sunset-lighthouse, barn, couple, canoers, skier, skyline
2001-02 B dtd urhc of map (2001) sticker on back cover w/Transportation Commission members, otherwise same as 2001-02 A
2003 dtd cvr, dtd urhc (2003-04) 5 clr photos on clr photo of hwy through autumn foliage
2004 dtd cvr, dtd urhc (2003-04) same as 2003 exc folded dimensions now reduced to 3.25 x 6.75
2005 dtd cvr, dtd urhc of map 10 photos of modes of transportation from 1905 to 2005 (MDOT 100)
2006 dtd cvr, dtd urhc of map 5 clr seasonal photos over a seasonal collage photo
2007 dtd cvr, dtd urhc of map clr dwg of Mackinac Bridge
2008 dtd cvr, dtd urhc of map clr photo of classic wooden boats by Holland Lighthouse
2009 dtd cvr, dtd urhc of map clr photo: roadside parks and scenic turnouts
2010 dtd cvr, dtd urhc of map clr photo of Fishtown, Leland, Leelanau County
2011-12 dtd urhc of map clr photos: Miners Castle, plus 3 sm inset photos
2012-13 dtd urhc of map clr photo: boats moored at a marina
2013-14 dtd urhc of map clr photo
2014-15 dtd urhc of map clr photo
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