• Tennessee (1822)

    Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854

    Beautiful color map of Tennessee as it appeared in 1822, soon after the cession by treaty of Chickasaw lands between the Tennessee and Mississippi Rivers. The map shows the newly formed West Tennessee…

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  • Map of the Eleventh District of the state of Tennessee

    This surveyor's district covered the southwest corner of the newly acquired west Tennessee--present-day Tipton, Haywood, Shelby, Fayette counties--and shows range and section lines, streams and genera…

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  • Plat of Hiwassee District

    Map of the Hiwassee District drawn sometime after the founding of Athens in 1822. The map depicts and names many of the creeks that run in between the Little Tennessee and Hiwassee Rivers. Blythe's Fe…

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  • Map of the Hiwassee District (1851 survey)

    This is a Tennessee Valley Authority blueprint copy of a survey map created in 1851 of the Hiwassee District. The boundaries of the Hiwassee District were the Hiwassee River, Big Tennessee River, and…

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  • Civil War map of the country traversed by the Nashville and Northwestern Railroad and the Nashville, Decatur and Stevenson Railroad

    Wharton, Lt. Col. Harry C

    Operational map drawn by Union topographical engineer Lt. Col. H. C. Wharton showing landowner's names, detailed road system, topography, mills, with notes as to land and road quality. Map covers a po…

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  • Benjamin F. Cheatham Civil War map of area southeast of Murfreesboro, Tenn.

    Cheatham, Benjamin Franklin, 1820-1886

    Map, owned by Confederate General Benjamin Franklin Cheatham, showing roads, towns and streams in the counties of Cannon, DeKalb, White, Warren, Van Buren, Coffee, Grundy and parts of Rutherford, Smit…

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  • Civil War map of Middle and East Tennessee and parts of Alabama and Georgia

    Michler, N. (Nathaniel), 1827-1881, Weyss, J. E, Mercell, C. S

    Union army operational map of Middle and East Tennessee as far west as Savannah, as far east as Knoxville, as far North as Clarksville, and south into Georgia and Alabama. Displays roads and their nam…

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  • Civil War map showing area between Nashville and Murfreesboro

    Meister, C

    This detailed, hand-drawn map (dated January 3, 1863, right after the Battle of Stones River) of the territory between Nashville and Murfreesboro from the Engineer office in Murfreesboro. It shows the…

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  • Geographical, statistical, and historical map of Tennessee (1822)

    Lucas, Fielding, Jr., 1781-1854

    No. 28 from Carey and Lea's Complete Historical, Chronological and Geographical American Atlas. Shows existing counties, some towns, roads, streams. West Tennessee counties are shown soon after their…

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  • Colton's Tennessee

    Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893

    Negative copy of the Map of Tennessee from Colton's atlas showing towns, roads, streams and railroads. A sketch of the Capitol is in the top left corner. Joseph Hutchins Colton was born in Longmeadow…

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  • Map of East Tennessee, North of Loudon (1864)

    Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe), 1832-1895

    This very fine Civil War map of East Tennessee was prepared by Union Army engineer and cartographer Orlando M. Poe. State geologist James M. Stafford drew on topographical details. This map shows fort…

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  • Colton's map of Tennessee (1860)

    Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893

    Color map of Tennessee from Colton's atlas showing towns, roads, different-colored counties, streams and railroads. Still shows range-and-section grid patterns from land grant system in West Tennessee…

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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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  • Lloyd's official map of the State of Tennessee (1863)

    Lloyd, James T

    Map depicting major features, especially roads, communities and railroads, present in Tennessee during the Civil War. A large detailed section of Kentucky occupies the top part of the map, and the sta…

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  • Map of the Seventh Surveyors District of Tennessee

    Includes the area from the Tennessee River on the west and the Alabama state line on the south through present-day Hardin, Wayne, Lawrence and Giles counties to the meridian on the east. Shows range a…

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  • Civil War map of the environs of Shelbyville, Wartrace and Normandy, Tennessee

    Michler, N. (Nathaniel), 1827-1881, Weyss, John E, Mergell, C. S

    Detailed operational map of Bedford County (some of Coffee County), Tennessee compiled from the best information under the direction of Capt. Nathaniel Michler, Corps of Topographical Engineers U.S.A…

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  • Colton's map of the State of Tennessee (1871)

    Color map of Tennessee showing state and county boundaries, topography, roadways, railways, waterways, cities and towns, mines, mills, furnaces, major landforms, and portions of bordering states.

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