• Map showing the lands assigned to emigrant Indians west of Arkansas and Missouri (1836)

    Jones, R., Adjutant-General

    This Congressionally authorized map shows lands designated by tribe for Indians who had emigrated and re-located west of the Mississippi River prior to the general removal of the Southeastern tribes i…

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  • Tennessee

    Map of Tennessee originally published in “A new and elegant general atlas” depicting Tennessee in the 1790s. Map shows counties, Indian lines, settlements, rivers, the Mero District and the Washington…

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  • Tennessee (1796)

    Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839

    A color annotated map of Tennessee in 1796 taken from Mathew Carey's General Atlas. This topographical map shows the new state as two non-contiguous parts: the Mero District (Tennessee, Davidson and S…

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  • Tennessee.

    Lucas, Fielding, 1781-1854

    A color map showing Tennessee roughly at the time of statehood in 1796, drawn by Lucas Fielding. This topographical map shows early counties, roads (including the Natchez Trace), crossings on the Tenn…

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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

    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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