• The United States of America : confirmed by treaty 1783

    Smith, Benjamin, -1833

    This hand-colored map of the United States shows the original territorial divisions of New England, New York, Virginia, Carolina and the states and territories created from them. Features including wa…

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  • States of America

    Fisher, Henry

    This London-published color map reflects twenty "States of America," each marked with a Roman numeral. An 1840 reprint of an 1823 publication, the map actually reflects an earlier period in the nation…

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  • A general map of the new settlement of Transilvania, November 1776 (1930 drawing)

    Wilson, Samuel M

    A map of North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee showing the area of Kentucky known as Transylvania. The map has a detailed view of rivers, towns, Cherokee, Creek, and Chickasaw villages, an…

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  • French map of early Southeastern United States

    From approximately 1800, a French map titled "Carte de la Partie Meridionale des Etats-Unis" (Map of the Southern Part of the United States). Shows state boundaries, roads, towns, Indian villages, iro…

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  • A map of the Tennassee government formerly part of North Carolina

    Smith, Daniel, 1748-1818

    A map of the Tennessee (note the spelling of Tennassee) government, formerly part of North Carolina taken chiefly from surveys by Genel. D[aniel] Smith and others for the American Edition of Guthrie's…

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  • A new map of Oregon, California and Mexico (1847)

    A map of Mexico, California, and Oregon in 1847 created just before the Mexican-American War. In addition to Mexico itself, the map depicts Mexican California (Baja) and Upper California, Texas, Briti…

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  • Map of the Southern States of America

    Russell, John, fl. 1733-1795

    Includes Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, Territory South of the Ohio, North Carolina, Tennessee Government, South Carolina and Georgia.This map shows the southern states of the United States, and includ…

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  • Map of Tennessee (1818)

    Melish, John, 1771-1822, Strothers, John, Jr

    This beautifully colored map of Tennessee constructed by John Melish from the surveys of John Strothers following the War of 1812. Shows early county lines and Indian boundaries prior to Jackson's Tre…

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  • Map of the State of Tennessee taken from survey by Matthew Rhea (1832)

    Rhea, Matthew

    This is the best overall map of Tennessee in the early national period. It shows counties, stage roads, Indian boundary lines, old forts, Indian villages, mills, iron works as well as streams, settlem…

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  • Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee ""Nation of"" Indians

    Royce, Charles C., 1845-1923

    1884 map exhibiting the boundaries of various Cherokee Nation land cessions to the colonies and the United States by treaty stipulations, from the beginning of their relations with the whites to the d…

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  • A new map of part of the United States of North America

    Cary, John, approximately 1754-1835

    This map was contained in Cary's New Universal Atlas (London, 1808). Also note the spelling of Tennessee in this map (Tenassee) and the spelling of Fort Loudoun (Lowdon). Map shows many Indian towns a…

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