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Description: This map shows the Mississippi River, with latitude and longitude coordinates, ad covers east to Lake Ontario and south to Illinois. The inset map (the top...
Description: A hand-drawn map showing forts along the Clinch River.
Date: 1757 ca.
Description: This map shows the cities, plantations, lakes, rivers, mountains, Native American territories and colonial borders of the Eastern half of North America, pl...
Description: Letter from Colonel George Rogers Clark to Lieutenant Governor Henry Hamilton demanding unconditional surrender of Fort Vincennes.
Description: A handwritten "list of different inhabitants that consented to furnish the troops belonging to the state of Virginia."
Description: This map shows the western hemisphere. Much of the north-west coast of North America is left blank, but the rest of the map lists the names of rivers, citi...
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: This detailed map of the American colonies shows cities, villages, roads, mountains, lakes, rivers, swamps, counties, state boundaries, and Native American...
Description: Engraved double-hemispherical world map by Moll, included in his atlas The world described, or, A new and correct sett of maps: shewing the kingdoms and st...
Description: Plate 47. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Color map of North American territories owned by the English and by the French. Scale: about 115 milles d'Angleterre to 1 inch. French title is "Carte des...
Description: Hand-colored. Paris: 1755. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Description: Plate 57. 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 50. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
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: This map shows the northern Pacific Ocean along with north eastern Asia and western North America. The interior of Asia contains detailed engravings of pla...
Date: 1715 ca.
Description: A map of the countries and islands surrounding the Gulf of Mexico. The hand colored boarders separate the territories of England, France, Spain, and Hollan...
Date: 1720 ca.
Description: One of Herman Moll's most famous maps, often referred to as The Beaver Map for its elaborate engraved inset depicting and describing beavers building a dam...
Date: 1710 ca.
Description: A seminal and fairly accurate map of the Great Lakes Region up to Baffin's Bay in Northern Canada. This is possibly the first printed map to locate Detroit...
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