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Date: 1785 

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...

Date: 1761 

Description: A plan of the Straits of St. Mary and Michilimakinac, to shew the situation and importance of the two westernmost settlements of Canada for the fur trade....

Date: 1720 

Description: Double hemispherical world map showing routes of Tasman, Magellan, Mendana, etc. Relief shown pictorially. Title in oak wreath cartouche. Map between four...

Date: 1778-07-13 

Description: A brief letter written by Daniel Boone to "Dear Col."

Date: 1779-02-24 

Description: A letter from Governor Henry Hamilton to Colonel Clark proposing a truce.

Date: 1774 

Description: Ticket for the Harvard College Lottery.

Date: 1783-03-15 

Description: Letter written by Gilbert Imlay regarding Daniel Boone.

Date: 1755-07-09 

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...

Date: 1781-08 

Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.

Date: 1790 ca.

Description: Map of the region surrounding Dayton, Ohio showing rivers and other settlements, with a table of distances from Cincinnati to Dayton and to points outside...

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 41. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 49. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 45. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1733 

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.

Date: 1760 ca.

Description: This map shows lakes, rivers, forts, settlements, and Native American tribal territory. The southern boundary of the Hudsons Bay Company is labeled. Relief...

Date: 1777 

Description: A pay roll, handwritten by Captain Joseph Martin, listing men under the command of Major Bledsoe at Rye Cove on Clinck.

Date: 1778 

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...


Samson Occom

Date: 1766 

Description: Portrait of Mohegan minister and preacher Samson Occom, posed sitting with his finger on a Bible on a bookstand, with Indian implements visible on the wall...

Date: 1774-10-12 

Description: A repaired letter written by Arthur Campbell to William Preston.

Date: 1755 

Description: Hand-colored. Paris: 1755. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].

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