But Michigan didn't always have its iconic look. This historic map of Michigan from 1825 (before Michigan officially became a state) shows what the Michigan territory looked like before better mapping technology.
@MichiganHist "Michigan Territory. Antique map prior to statehood. Indian frontier. BUCHON 1825" pic.twitter.com/PkqmGn0Aw5— GabeK123 (@GDKalfie) January 26, 2017