• Maps (2) of Rhea County, Tennessee, showing civil districts (1836)

    Hand-drawn maps (one linen) of Rhea County, Tennessee show the civil districts laid out in 1836. It names rivers, creeks, certain roads, and county lines. Civil districts were also election precincts…

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  • Major Francis Mohrhardt's maps (and diary) of the Tullahoma Campaign (1863)

    Mohrhardt, Francis

    Field notes and hand-drawn pencil maps of Francis Mohrhardt, a Union major and topographical engineer in Gen. William Rosecrans' Army of the Cumberland, attached to the staff of Gen. Philip Sheridan,…

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  • Civil War maps of the 1863 Chattanooga campaign and the Red River expedition in Louisiana

    United States. War Department

    Plate L of the Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865, containing six small maps relating to battles and troop positions during the Civil War. Five of t…

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  • Kentucky and Tennessee (1855)

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

    Map of Kentucky and Tennessee with hand colored counties. Cities, towns, rivers, and railroads are all denoted. Colton's distinctive border design is visible around the map. Township and range grids a…

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  • Kentucky and Tennessee (1854)

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

    Map of Kentucky and Tennessee with hand colored counties. Cities, towns, rivers, and railroads are all denoted. Another of Colton's distinct border designs is visible. Township and range grids are evi…

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  • Map of Davidson County, 1930

    S.M. McMurray Engineering Company

    This map shows community names, schools, churches, prisons, hospitals, railroads, major roads, street railways, and ward lines, and distances from City Hall in half-mile radials. There is also an inde…

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  • Map of Polk County showing roads (1921)

    Jakobe, H.J

    Blueline map of Polk County (with portions of McMinn, Bradley & Monroe counties) shows unimproved, graded, and macadam roads. Contour lines are visible for Polk and the surrounding counties. Geographi…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • National Map Company's map of Tennessee

    National Map Company

    This 1920s color map of Tennessee shows counties, towns, villages, railroads, battlefields, elevations, named highways and a "new" census. County seats are denoted with a unique symbol and major highw…

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  • North Carolina

    Finley, A. (Anthony)

    Originally from A new general atlas, comprising a complete set of maps, this hand-colored map of North Carolina from 1824 shows cities, towns, rivers, roads, lakes, sounds, and mountains are all depic…

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  • Johnson County, Tennessee, showing civil districts (1836)

    Hand-drawn map of Johnson County (Tenn.) showing the newly established civil districts. Though no roads appear, mountains and ""dividing ridges,"" the North Carolina boundary, creeks, and county borde…

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  • Map of Weakley County, Tennessee showing civil districts (1836)

    Hand-drawn map of Weakley County outlining the newly established civil districts as well as the township and range grid. Dresden is the large town centered on the map. Creeks and forks of the Obion Ri…

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  • Nashville metropolitan area (Davidson County) generalized land use (1956)

    Nashville and Davidson County (Tenn." Metropolitan Planning Commission

    A general land use map published by the county planning commission. Land use in the county is color-coded and indicates residential (by density), commercial and industrial, community facilities, bodie…

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  • Hickman County, Tennessee (1820)

    Campbell, John R

    Manuscript map of a portion of Hickman County drawn on June 30, 1820, possibly to illustrate the proposed change in the county seat. The letter ""A"" denotes the geographic center of the county, the f…

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  • Topographical map of Oak Ridge area

    Tennessee Valley Authority

    This oversize map depicts three topographical maps pieced together. It shows the Oak Ridge area including Elverton, Bethel Valley, Oliver Springs, and Lovell, Tennessee. The base map is from 1968 and…

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