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Date: 1795 

Description: State of Pennsylvania Lottery ticket authorised by law to benefit the Schuylkill and Susquehanna, and Delaware and Schuylkill Canals.

Date: 1745 ca.

Description: A two page illustration featuring a small globe in the center of numerous astrological spheres. Additionally, the representation features writing, in Lati...

Map or Atlas

Map of Elkcorn Creek

Date: 1774 

Description: A hand-drawn plat map of Elkcorn (Elkhorn?) Creek.

Date: 1780 after

Description: Plan for layout of 150,00 acres which make up Clark's Illinois Grant.

Date: 1744 

Description: A map of a plan of 16,500 acres of land.

Photograph

Samson Occom

Date: 1766 

Description: Portrait of Mohegan minister and preacher Samson Occom, posed sitting with his finger on a Bible on a bookstand, with Indian implements visible on the wall...

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 38. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 42. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1774-08-11 

Description: A letter from James Roberston to William Preston.

Date: 1793-02-01 

Description: Text in the upper right corner reads, "A Map of The Western Part of the Territories belonging to the United States of America. Drawn from the best authorit...

Date: 1779-02-24 

Description: A letter from Governor Henry Hamilton to Colonel Clark proposing a truce.

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 39. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

United States Constitution, Front

Date: 1787-09-19 

Description: The first printing of the United States Constitution found in the "Pennsylvania Packet," and "Daily Advertiser."

Date: 1779-08-31 

Description: A handwritten "list of different inhabitants that consented to furnish the troops belonging to the state of Virginia."

Date: 1792 ca.

Description: Map of Washington D.C. Labeled on the map are all the main streets, the site of the Capitol and the President's House. The map also shows the relationship...

Print

A Sea Otter

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 43. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1761 

Description: A plan of the Straits of St. Mary and Michilimakinac, to shew the situation and importance of the two westernmost settlements of Canada for the fur trade....

Date: 1740 

Description: From Weigel's Atlas portatilis, oder, Compendieuse Vorstellung der gantzen Welt. Map of Europe.

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 57. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1781-08 

Description: The front page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.

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