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Description: Plate 56. Drawing from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Plate 57. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Plate 58. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Date: 1786 ca.
Description: One half of a four sheet nautical chart, showing the coastlines of the north-west hemisphere. The interior lands are left bare, even of basic features such...
Date: 1780 ca.
Description: Map of North America from Lake Ontario through the Great Plains, and James Bay to Illinois. It shows rivers, lakes, and mountains in great detail, and labe...
Description: Letter from Thomas Jefferson to George Rogers Clark suggesting a transcontinental expedition.
Description: Map showing fifty thousand acres of land in what will later become Kentucky, broken up into parcels labeled 1 through 50. No features are labeled, but the...
Description: Letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Daniel Boone.
Description: Map of North America east of Mexico showing colonial boundaries, forts, cities, Native American land, mountains, waterfalls, lakes, and rivers. Short notes...
Description: Plate 41. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Plate 46. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
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: Plate 39. 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: Body of a letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Colonel Daniel Boone.
Description: This map is an updated version of d'Anville's 1761 map of the western hemisphere. He included more details to the north west coast of North America, partic...
Description: This map is hand-colored and shows the boundaries of British, Spanish, and the newly recognized American claims, as well as the fishing rights granted to F...
Description: Plate 42. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: The front page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
Description: Plate 47. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
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