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Description: Scene of ship at ship, ca. 1628.
Date: 1620 date unknown
Description: Printed copy of the Mayflower Compact, signed in 1620. Text at the bottom of the document reads: "This paper was made by hand in 1856. A. S. Burbank, Pub...
Description: Scene from Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1567.
Historic Name: Fox-Wisconsin Portage Site
Reference Number: 3695
Date: 1696 ca.
Description: This sea chart and topographical map depicts the north east coast of Canada and North America, focusing on the Hudson Bay and Great Lakes regions. It shows...
Description: Engraved and hand-colored map of Ethiopia, from Blaeu's General Atlas. Map title is framed by a man and a woman, both wearing head turbans, who are standin...
Description: A mysterious mixture of mythology, ancient geography, and late 17th century knowledge of the American coastline. This map shows North and South America, bu...
Historic Name: Haida Indian Pole
Reference Number: 111503
Description: Scene from the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: Father Hennepin's map in French of the upper lakes.
Description: Map from Drake Expedition, ca. 1585.
Description: This map includes vignettes of Amerindian life with text describing geography, culture, and exploration activity, written in French. The Great Lakes, river...
Description: Scene from Drake Expedition near Rio de la Plata, Brazil, ca. 1578.
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