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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: Photograph of a framed Scottish Historical Armorial Flag.
Description: A map of the rapids in the River Ohio.
Description: Detail of Pennsylvania map showing Chester, Philadelphia, and Bucks counties.
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: 1786 after
Description: Portrait engraving of Thomas Jefferson, from the painting by M. Brown.
Description: From Weigel's Atlas portatilis, oder, Compendieuse Vorstellung der gantzen Welt. Map of Europe.
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: The front page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
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...
Description: The first printing of the United States Constitution found in the "Pennsylvania Packet," and "Daily Advertiser."
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: A hand-drawn map showing forts along the Clinch River.
Date: 1780 after
Description: Plan for layout of 150,00 acres which make up Clark's Illinois Grant.
Description: Zodiac as seen from the Northern Hemisphere.
Description: Hand-colored. London, 1778. Coordinates: W 99⁰--W 83⁰/N 49⁰--N 41⁰. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000]
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
Description: The first printing of the United States Constitution found in the
"Pennsylvania Packet," and "Daily Advertiser."
Description: Body of a letter written by Gilbert Imlay to Colonel Daniel Boone.
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...
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