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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: Letter from Thomas Jefferson to George Rogers Clark suggesting a transcontinental expedition.
Description: This map shows the north western coast of North America, including the southern coast of what will be Alaska and parts of the Aleutian Islands. It includes...
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...
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...
Description: The front page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
Description: Letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Daniel Boone.
Description: Letter written by Gilbert Imlay regarding Daniel Boone.
Description: Plate 45. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Plate 57. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Date: 1780 after
Description: Drawn plan of Ohio River and area to the West.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
Description: Plate 42. Scene 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: Plan for layout of 150,00 acres which make up Clark's Illinois Grant.
Description: Plate 39. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Date: 1786 after
Description: Portrait engraving of Thomas Jefferson, from the painting by M. Brown.
Description: Plate 46. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
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...
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...
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