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Description: An important event of the French and Indian War (1754-1763) was commissioned in 1903 by Robert Laird McCormick, president of the State Historical Society o...
Date: 1786 after
Description: Portrait engraving of Thomas Jefferson, from the painting by M. Brown.
Description: Plate 50. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Map of America showing rivers, lakes, mountains, and regions, but primarily focusing on the French and Native American settlements along the Mississippi th...
Description: Back page of a letter written and signed by Dan Smith.
Description: The south west sheet of a four sheet map of Virginia, showing the counties, mountains, rivers, court houses, a few cities, and mills. A few Plantations ar...
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...
Description: A handwritten "list of different inhabitants that consented to furnish the troops belonging to the state of Virginia."
Description: Hand-colored. London, 1778. Coordinates: W 99⁰--W 83⁰/N 49⁰--N 41⁰. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000]
Description: From "A map of the British and French dominions in North American with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements".
Description: Hand-colored. Paris: 1755. Scale [ca. 1:3,000,000].
Description: Plate 43. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Date: 1750 ca.
Description: Map of the northeast corner of America and Canada with hand-colored boundaries. The map shows colonies, Native American nations, fishing areas, and detaile...
Description: Map of North America east of Mexico showing important cities, the colonies, regions, Native American land, mountains, lakes, and rivers. A series of lakes,...
Description: Letter from Thomas Jefferson to George Rogers Clark suggesting a transcontinental expedition.
Description: Dutch map of America and parts of Canada east of the Mississippi based largely on the famous John Mitchell map. It shows rivers, lakes, mountains, settlem...
Description: This map is an updated version of d'Anville's 1761 map of the western hemisphere. He included more details to the north west coast of North America, partic...
Date: 1790 ca.
Description: An ink and hand-colored map, showing the land and landowners of the Susquehanna company purchase in Pennsylvania. Rivers are shown and occasionally labeled...
Description: Map of North America east of Mexico showing colonial boundaries, forts, cities, Native American land, mountains, waterfalls, lakes, and rivers. Short notes...
Date: 1740 ca.
Description: Map including the regions and cities of the northern half of North America. Native American land, rivers, lakes, mountains are labeled. Mountains, marshes,...
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