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Description: This drawing, based on an 1897 survey, appeared in the 1899 Proceedings of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, accompanying Publius V. Lawson's arti...
Description: Letter from Thomas Jefferson to George Rogers Clark suggesting a transcontinental expedition.
Date: 1745 ca.
Description: A two page illustration featuring a small globe in the center of numerous astrological spheres. Additionally, the representation features writing, in Lati...
Description: Hand colored. London, 1778. Coordinates: W 99⁰--W 83⁰/N 49⁰--N 41⁰. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000]
Description: Letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Daniel Boone.
Description: A brief letter written by Daniel Boone to "Dear Col".
Description: Fort Washington, built in 1789, where Cincinnati now stands.
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: From "A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto". This is the Wisconsin and Minnesota section.
Description: Plate 45. 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.
Description: Back page of a letter written and signed by Dan Smith.
Description: A map of a plan of 16,500 acres of land.
Description: Detail of Pennsylvania map showing Chester, Philadelphia, and Bucks counties.
Description: This painting of an important event of the French and Indian War (1754-1763) was commissioned in 1903 by Robert Laird McCormick, president of the State His...
Description: From "A map of the British and French dominions in North American with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements".
Description: Plate 57. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: A two page world map featuring the Eastern and Western Hemispheres, as well as the northern and southern zodiacs. Additionally, the map is ordained with n...
Description: Text in the upper right corner reads, "A Map of The Western Part of the Territories belonging to the United States of America. Drawn from the best authorit...
Date: 1780 after
Description: Plan for layout of 150,00 acres which make up Clark's Illinois Grant.
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