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Description: Scale: about 180 miles to 1 in.
Description: Front page of a letter written and signed by Dan Smith.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
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: Detail of Pennsylvania map showing Chester, Philadelphia, and Bucks counties.
Date: 1740 ca.
Description: Engraved and hand-colored map of the Iberian peninsula as a theater of war during the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714). The map is dedicated to Ki...
Description: A brief letter written by Daniel Boone to "Dear Col".
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: Ticket for the Harvard College Lottery.
Description: This Italian map from 1778 depicts the upper portion of the Old Northwest. Rivers and lakes are identified and relief, real and imagined, is depicted picto...
Date: 1792 ca.
Description: Map of Washington D.C. Labeled on the map are all the main streets, the site of the Capitol and the President's House. The map also shows the relationship...
Description: Body of a letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Colonel Daniel Boone.
Description: A map of a plan of 16,500 acres of land.
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: Plate 48. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Plate 50. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Fort Washington, built in 1789, where Cincinnati now stands.
Description: Plate 57. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Letter from Thomas Jefferson to George Rogers Clark suggesting a transcontinental expedition.
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