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Description: The first printing of the United States Constitution found in the
"Pennsylvania Packet," and "Daily Advertiser."
Description: A pay roll handwritten by Captain Joseph Martin listing men stationed on the Frontiers of Washington County under the command of Colonel Evan Shelby.
Description: The first printing of the United States Constitution found in the "Pennsylvania Packet," and "Daily Advertiser."
Description: The back side of Captin Joseph Martin's pay roll from 1 May through 30 June, 1777. There are columns of numbers beneath the writing.
Description: Uncolored. No scale. One of the earliest maps to show the proposed division of the northwest territory into states.
Description: State of Pennsylvania Lottery ticket authorised by law to benefit the Schuylkill and Susquehanna, and Delaware and Schuylkill Canals.
Description: Ticket for the Harvard College Lottery.
Description: Scale: about 180 miles to 1 in.
Description: This drawing, based on an 1897 survey, appeared in the 1899 Proceedings of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, accompanying Publius V. Lawson's arti...
Description: A letter from Governor Henry Hamilton to Colonel Clark proposing a truce.
Date: 1780 after
Description: Plan for layout of 150,00 acres which make up Clark's Illinois Grant.
Description: Back page of a letter written and signed by Dan Smith.
Date: 1780 ca.
Description: Hand-drawn plan for the layout of the town of Clarksville, bordering Mayfield Creek and Liberty Creek. Fort Jefferson is shown between the townsite and the...
Description: A pay roll, handwritten by Captain Joseph Martin, listing men under the command of Major Bledsoe at Rye Cove on Clinck.
Description: Document supporting the presentation of a medal presented by Frederick Haldimand, Captain-General and Governor in Chief of the Province of Quebec to Menomi...
Date: 1786 after
Description: Portrait engraving of Thomas Jefferson, from the painting by M. Brown.
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...
Description: Front page of a letter written and signed by Dan Smith.
Description: Hand colored. London, 1778. Coordinates: W 99⁰--W 83⁰/N 49⁰--N 41⁰. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000]
Description: Letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Daniel Boone.
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