• Map of the explored parts of the Mammoth Cave of KY. (1845)

    Bishop, Stephen

    Map of Mammoth Cave drawn from memory by an early African American guide, Stephen Bishop. It shows the labyrinth of passages that made up the Mammoth Cave system, now considered the world's longest, a…

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  • Revised map and guide of Nashville and environs

    Naive, W. T, Harman, M. M, Rich, J. W

    Map of Nashville and surrounding area with a focus on the infrastructure of the city. Roads are shown and named, as are railroads, rivers, and Berry Field is denoted. Neighborhoods are named and civil…

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  • Map of North Carolina in 1783: showing counties, towns, and principal roads

    Myers, E. W. (Edward W.)

    This turn of the century map depicts North Carolina in 1783. It shows counties, cities, towns, roads, rivers, and some court houses. Inset shows Western part of North Carolina, which included the coun…

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  • Map of the City of Memphis and suburbs (1871)

    Nieberding, H

    Cadastral map of Memphis on the eve of the city's near-death crisis from successive yellow fever epidemics during the 1870s, showing the street grid and many of the outlying landowners. Roads, railroa…

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  • The Appalachian Trail

    Appalachian Trail Conference, Barry, Steve

    Three maps of the Appalachian Trail in Tennessee. Map includes roads, cities, towns, contour lines, shelters, campgrounds, campsites, mileage, post offices, and other essential stops for trail-goers,…

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  • Map of Wayne and Hardin counties (1829)

    Hand-drawn map of Wayne and Hardin counties, as well as parts of Perry, Hickman, and Henderson counties. Wayne and Hardin counties are divided into numbered ranges and sections. Map shows rivers, cree…

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  • Lauderdale, Limestone, Madison, Jackson, Franklin, Lawrence and Morgan counties, Alabama

    Rhea, Matthew, 1795-1870

    Map of all the northern Alabama counties that Rhea included in his 1832 map of Tennessee. The Tennessee River forms a boundary for all of these counties and its various tributaries snake through each…

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  • Pikeville, Tennessee soil map (1903)

    Soil map of the Pikeville quadrangle (USGS topographical mapping), mostly of Bledsoe County (Tenn." including parts of Van Buren, Cumberland and Rhea Counties, surveyed by Henry J. Wilder and W. J. Ge…

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  • Houston and Stewart counties, Tennessee; parts of Dickson, Montgomery and Humphreys counties

    Hand-drawn manuscript map showing parts of Houston, Stewart, Dickson, Montgomery and Humphreys counties. In the top portion (Dickson County), the town of Charlotte, near Jones Creek, is denoted by a s…

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  • The Watauga[h] land purchases

    Keesee, Troy R

    Printed map showing the Watauga land purchases in Sullivan and Washington counties that accompanies a book by the same name. These were the earliest conveyances--March, 1775--from Native Americans, in…

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  • Map of the state of Tennessee

    Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854

    This rare map of Tennessee was drawn, published, and hand colored by Fielding Lucas in 1823. It includes the recently acquired Chickasaw Purchase in West Tennessee and Hiwassee District in East Tennes…

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  • Map of the Harpeth River

    Map of Harpeth River along the Cheatham and Dickson county borders. Charts the meandering of the river and the various tributaries that flow into it from Jones Creek to Turnbull Creek. This map, along…

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  • Tennessee

    Hassan, A. F

    U.S. Geological Survey map of Tennessee compiled in cooperation with the State of Tennessee showing counties, rivers, major cities, and railroads throughout the state.

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  • Topographic map of the Franklin quadrangle, Tennessee

    Geological Survey (U.S." Sutton, Frank

    Topographical map of Franklin and vicinity. Most major structures are represented, as are roads, railroads, churches, lakes, and rivers. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Surveyed in 1906-190…

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  • Topographic map of the Nashville quadrangle, Tennessee

    Geological Survey (U.S." Harrison, R. L

    Topographical map of Nashville and vicinity detailing the landscape. Most major structures are represented, as are roads, railroads, churches, lakes, and rivers. Relief shown by contours, isolines and…

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  • Center Hill Reservoir Tennessee

    Department of the Army Corps of Engineers, Nashville District

    Tourist brochure and map of Center Hill Reservoir and Caney Fork River Basin issued by the Nashville branch of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The other side of the brochure features information, re…

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  • Carte contenant le Royaume du Mexique et la Floride

    Chatelain, Henri Abraham, L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726

    This map of North and Central America was published in Henri Chatelain's 1721 printing of Atlas Historique. His map is nearly identical to Guillaume de L'isle's map of the same region. The continent's…

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  • Meigs County, Tennessee soil map (1919)

    United States. Bureau of Soils

    Map created by the United States Geological Survey showing the soil composition of Meigs County. This very detailed map names schools, churches, stores, and all ferries and landings on the Tennessee a…

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  • Complete map of Nashville and suburbs (appr. 1947)

    Nashville and Davidson County (Tenn." Metropolitan Planning Commission, Nashville (Tenn." Planning Commission

    Highly detailed street map of the greater Nashville area. Named roads, highways, railroads, parks, schools, hospitals, and cemeteries are all shown. Footprints of major buildings are drawn, and neighb…

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  • Wolf Creek Reservoir Kentucky

    Department of the Army Corps of Engineers, Nashville District

    Brochure for Wolf Creek Reservoir issued by the Nashville branch of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Wolf Creek Reservoir is located near the TN-KY border. The Cumberland National Forest is shade…

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