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Description: Eastern half of the United States. Scale: 2.5 inches = 250 miles.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Daniel Boone to his sister.
Date: 1811 ca.
Description: A pair of off-white, kid leather women's shoes with shirred ribbon decoration on the top. They were most likely worn by Sylvia (Putnam) Hamilton (donor Gra...
Description: The first page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: The back side of the first page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: A handbill circulated by Governor Meigs and General McArthur of Ohio in an effort to recruit men into the local militia. Men were needed to serve against t...
Description: A fur trade engagement for Charles St. Antoine dit Vacher, written in French.
Description: The front page of a letter with the greeting "Dear Sister" written by Daniel Boone.
Description: Etching depicting the burning of Washington, D.C. by the British during the War of 1812. In the foreground are a number of soldiers moving toward the Capit...
Description: The second page of a two page letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: A handwritten order to evacuate Ft. Dearborn.
Description: English translation of the Fur Trade Engagement for Charles St. Antoine dit Vacher.
Description: First newspaper printing of "The Star Spangled Banner". Printed six days after the Battle of Fort McHenry, where Frances Scott Key wrote the poem that woul...
Date: 1810 ca.
Description: View of the city of Lincoln, England. Photocopy after an engraving by B.G. Topham.
Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Capitol building after the fire in August. The Federal building was burned by British forces during the War of 1812. In the foreg...
Date: 1814 ca.
Description: Fort Shelby, built by the Americans during the War of 1812. In 1814 the fort surrendered to British forces led by Captain Andrew W. Bulger who renamed it...
Description: A contract, written by Joseph Grubb regarding work and boarding for Samuel Marshall, which is signed by Grubb.
Description: Map of the Upper Territories of the United States.
Date: 1810 before
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, and the public square.
The bottom right margin reads: "Robert M. Eberts, Henry S. Baird, A.G. Ellis, R.S. S...
Description: Forth Crawford (1816-1831).
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