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Description: Map of part of North America engraved and hand-colored (the light brown design is a superposition of the map and cartouche derived from the oxidation of th...
Date: 1780 after
Description: Plan for layout of 150,00 acres which make up Clark's Illinois Grant.
Description: Double hemispherical world map showing routes of Tasman, Magellan, Mendana, etc. Relief shown pictorially. Title in oak wreath cartouche. Map between four...
Description: Plate 49. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Print of a Gilbert Stuart painted portrait of Thayendangea (known also as Joseph Brant). He wears a feathered headdress and a shell around his neck.
Description: A letter from James Roberston to William Preston.
Date: 1745 ca.
Description: Zodiac as seen from the Southern Hemisphere.
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....
Description: Plate 50. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: State of Pennsylvania Lottery ticket authorised by law to benefit the Schuylkill and Susquehanna, and Delaware and Schuylkill Canals.
Description: Letter from Colonel George Rogers Clark to Lieutenant Governor Henry Hamilton demanding unconditional surrender of Fort Vincennes.
Description: Hand-drawn map of the area where the Battle of Black's Fort took place.
Description: This Italian map from 1778 depicts the upper portion of the Old Northwest. Rivers and lakes are identified and relief, real and imagined, is depicted picto...
Description: A repaired letter written by Arthur Campbell to William Preston.
Description: From "A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto". This is the Wisconsin and Minnesota section.
Description: A two page illustration featuring a small globe in the center of numerous astrological spheres. Additionally, the representation features writing, in Lati...
Description: Plate 56. Drawing from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: The front page of a letter written to William Preston from Thomas Lewis.
Description: A brief letter written by Daniel Boone to "Dear Col".
Description: A hand-drawn plat map of Elkcorn (Elkhorn?) Creek.
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