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

    Hand-drawn map of Giles County showing civil districts, rivers, creeks, towns, and roads, many of which are named. Included are the descriptive surveyors notes--metes and bounds--delineating civil dis…

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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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  • Blount County, Tennessee

    McTeer, Andrew

    Hand-drawn map of Blount County, Tennessee showing civil district boundaries. Drawn by county surveyor, Andrew McTeer, this map was hand-colored in watercolor after the fact. The county's towns, mills…

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  • Overton County, Tennessee soil map (1908)

    Soil map of Overton County (Tenn.) surveyed by Orla L. Ayrs and D.H. Hill. The base map was enlarged and redrawn from U. S. Geological Survey sheets. This detailed map shows house structures, towns an…

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

    Hand-drawn map of Dickson County showing civil districts and Charlotte, the county seat. Geographic features include the Cumberland River and creeks. Included are the descriptive surveyors notes--mete…

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  • Map of part of the McCormack lands in Fentress and Scott counties, Tennessee

    Blanchard, E

    Hand-drawn map of McCormack lands in Fentress and Scott counties, part of present-day Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area. The map shows roads, rivers, creeks, churches, homes, and lando…

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  • Stewart County, Tennessee (approximately 1807)

    Early hand-drawn map of Stewart County (Tenn.) drawn before the creation of Humphreys County in 1809. The map depicts the county extending southward past the Duck River. It offers a detailed view of t…

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  • Anderson County, Tennessee (approximately 1832)

    Rhea, Matthew, 1795-1870

    Hand-drawn map of Anderson County (Tenn.) showing the Clinch River, the town of Clinton, roads, creeks, rivers, mountains and a brimstone (sulphur) deposit. The surrounding counties are also labeled a…

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  • Grainger County, Tennessee

    Rhea, Matthew, 1785-1870

    Hand-drawn map of Grainger County (Tenn.) showing the town of Rutledge, creeks, roads, the Clinch River, Clinch Mountain, Hines Ridge, House Mountain, Richland Knobbs (Knobs), and Copper Ridge. This m…

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  • Stewart County, Tennessee

    Rhea, Matthew, 1795-1870

    Hand-drawn map of Stewart County (Tenn.) showing Dover, the Cumberland and Tennessee rivers, creeks, mills, forges, and furnaces. This map, mostly in red ink, is attached to correspondence Rhea wrote…

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  • Carter County, Tennessee

    Rhea, Matthew, 1785-1870

    A schematic, hand-drawn map of the northern portion of Carter County (Tenn.) showing various iron forges throughout the county. Also shown is the Stoney River off the Watauga River and the Iron Mounta…

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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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  • Fentress County, Tennessee

    Rhea, Matthew, 1795-1870

    Hand-drawn map of Fentress County (Tenn.) showing Jamestown, Monroe, Pall Mall, Montgomery, Johnson's Stand, Glen Obey, Rock Castle, Wright's Crossroads, the South Fork of the Cumberland River, creeks…

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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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  • Coffee County, Tennessee, 1908

    Soil map of Coffee County (Tenn.) surveyed by W.E. McLendon and C.R. Zappone Jr. The base map was enlarged and redrawn from an 1895 U. S. Geological Survey Sheet. This detailed map shows house structu…

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  • Hawkins County, Tennessee (approximately 1832)

    Rhea, Matthew, 1785-1870

    Hand-drawn map of Hawkins County (Tenn.) showing Rogersville, creeks, part of the Holston River, part of the Clinch River, valleys, ridges, forks, Clinch Mountain, Mount Sterling, Chimney Top, other m…

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  • Greene County, Tennessee (approximately 1832)

    Rhea, Matthew, 1785-1870, Rice, David

    David Rice's hand-drawn map of Greene County (Tenn.) showing Bays Mountain, part of the Nolichucky River, part of the French Broad River, the Bald Mountains, and surrounding counties. The map is extre…

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  • Map of Tennessee & Western North Carolina showing mineral deposits in vicinity of Knoxville, Tennessee

    The map is a reproduction from unknown origin. It indicates railroads completed, in construction, and proposed; topographical features; cities and towns; rivers, creeks and streams; the border states…

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