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Description: Front page of a letter written and signed by Dan Smith.
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....
Description: Scale: about 180 miles to 1 in.
Description: A hand-drawn map showing forts along the Clinch River.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
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: Plate 47. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Uncolored. No scale. One of the earliest maps to show the proposed division of the northwest territory into states.
Date: 1798 ca.
Description: Engraved and hand-colored map of Egypt. Map title appears on bottom left as a carving in stone next...
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: 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...
Description: A map of the rapids in the River Ohio.
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: Plate 43. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: Hand-colored. London, 1778. Coordinates: W 99⁰--W 83⁰/N 49⁰--N 41⁰. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000]
Description: Back page of a letter written and signed by Dan Smith.
Description: Notes written in red ink on the back of the map of the Battle of Black's Fort.
Description: Photograph of a framed Scottish Historical Armorial Flag.
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...
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