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Historic Map Collection

1561 - 1995


Extent: 993 items
Content: Map and atlases
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Processed: 2001-2002 by Laura Cochrane and Theresa Hessey

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Map # -- Author -- Date


			  UNITED STATES
                              
Drawer 4 Folder 1   Southack, Cyprian             1717 (1942 facsim.)
02773 gr         A New Chart of the English Empire in North America

Drawer 4 Folder 1   Mitchell, William             1755 (1933 facsim.)
01874 gr         A map of the United States in North America with the roads,
                 distances, limits, and extents of the settlements

Drawer 4 Folder 1   Franklin, Benjamin            1782 (1938 facsim.)
01889 gr         The United States of America showing the boundaries fixed in
                 1782, five years before the ratification of the Constitution
                 from a contemporary copy of Benjamin Franklin's red-line
                 map identified in Spain by the Library of Congress at Washington

Drawer 4 Folder 1   U. S. Geological Survey       1782 (1938 facsim.)
01890 gr         The United States of America at the time of the ratification
                 of the Constitution, from original maps in the American
                 Geographical Society of New York and the Library of
                 Congress at Washington

Vault            Buell, Abel                      1783 (facsim.)
04115 f          New and correct map of the United States of North America

Drawer 4 Folder 1   Buell, Abel                   1784 (1963 facsim.)
01894 gr         A New and Correct Map of North American Layd down from
                 the latest obfervations and beft Authorities agreeable to the
                 Peace of 1783

                 Bowen, Thomas                    1784 to 1789
04007 mc2        Correct map of the United States of North America: including
G 3700 1784 .B6  the British and Spanish territories, carefully laid down
                 agreeable to the treaty of 1784

Oversized drawer 1  Arrowsmith, Aaron             1796-1802
Folder 3         Map of the United States of America
02758 ovr



Drawer 4 Folder 1   Clark, William                180? (1951 facsim.)
01948 gr         A map of part of the Continent of North America

Drawer 4 Folder 1   Cary, John                    1806
01949 gr         New map of part of the United States of North America,
                 containing those of New York, Vermont, New Hampshire,
                 Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New
                 Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia

Drawer 4 Folder 1   Meliah, John                  1818
01950 gr         United States of America compiled from the latest and best
                 authorities

Drawer 4 Folder 2   Woodbridge, William           1821
02727 gr         United States

                    Tanner, Benjamin              1822
04008 mc2        United States of America
G 3700 1822 .T3

Box 1 Folder 4      Schoyer, Solomon              1826
03002 h          Map of the United States drawn from the most approved
                 surveys

Drawer 4 Folder 2                                 182x
02734 gr         United States

Box 1 Folder 5   Mitchell, Samuel                 1832
03003 h          Mitchell's traveller's guide through the United States.  A map
                 of the roads, distances, steamboat and canal routes, etc.

                                                  1835
04099 mc2        United States

Box 1 Folder 6   Smith, H. Calvin                 1851
03004 h          Neueste eisenbahn-kanal-u.poste-karte fur reisende in dem
                 Vereinigien Staaten von Nord-America, Canada, Texas u.
                 Californien

Oversized drawer 1  Williams, W.                  1853
Folder 4         New map of the United States upon which are delineated its
02719 ovr        vast works of internal communication, routes across the
                 continent, etc., showing also Canada and the island of Cuba

Drawer 4 Folder 2   Blake, William P.             1854
02735 gr         Geological map of the route explored by Lieut. A.W. Whipple
                 Corps. of Topl. Engrs. . . . from the Mississippi River to the
                 Pacific Ocean

                                        	  1865
04120 mc2        Pennsylvania central rail road with its branches &
                 connections: the shortest and quickest route between the east
                 and west


Box 1 Folder 7   Hawes, J. H.                	  1865
03005 h          Map of the public land states and territories constructed from
                 the public surveys and other official sources in the General
                 Land Office

Drawer 4 Folder 2                                 18xx
02734 gr         Geological map of the United States

Box 1 Folder 3                                    18xx
03001 h          Railroads of the United States

Drawer 4 Folder 2                                 18xx
02734 gr         Map of the United States of America and Nova Scotia

                    Arrowsmith, J.           	  18xx
04034 mc2        United States

Drawer 4 Folder 3   Hall, James and J. P. Lesley  18xx
02735 gr         Map illustrating the general geological features of the country
                 west of the Mississippi River

Oversized drawer 1  Department of the Interior    1908
Folder 4         United States showing routes of Principal Explorers and early
02383 ovr        roads and highways

Oversized drawer 4  National Geographic           1931
Folder 8         A Map of the Travels of George Washington
02368 ovr

Drawer 4 Folder 3   Shope, Irvin                  1948
02367 gr         Old Oregon Trail

Drawer 4 Folder 3   Rodgers, R. W.           	  1949
02714 gr         Indian Tribes and Trapper Trails

Oversized drawer 4  National Geographic           1953
Folder 8         Historical map of the United States
02369 ovr

Drawer 4 Folder 3                                 19xx
02734 gr         Map of the United States exhibiting its principal canals and
                 railroads

                                        	  19xx
04096 mc2        Delaware, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, New
                 Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee,
                 Virginia and West Virginia

Drawer 4 Folder 3                                 n.d.
02734 gr         Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nord-America



                              
        REGIONAL AND STATE MAPS OF THE UNITED STATES
                              
                         NEW ENGLAND

Drawer 4 Folder 4   Hinton, Isaac Taylor          1832
02741 gr         Map of the states of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode
                 Island

Drawer 4 Folder 4   Hinton, Isaac Taylor          1832
02741 gr         Map of Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont

Drawer 4 Folder 4                              	  18xx
02741 gr         New England and New York in 1697

Drawer 4 Folder 4   Goodrich, S. G.               18xx
02741 gr         New-England

Drawer 4 Folder 4   Willis, N. P.                 18xx
02741 gr         North Eastern part of the United States

Oversized drawer 2  Judd, Almon C.                1912
Folder 5         Automobile map of New England showing the ideal tour
02757 ovr

Oversized drawer 4  National Geographic           1939
Folder 8         The Reaches of New York
02370 ovr

Drawer 4 Folder 4                            	  n.d.
02741 gr         Eastern states


                    MIDDLE ATLANTIC REGION

                    Blaeu, Willem Janszoon        1650?
04028 mc2        Nova Virginiae tabvla
G 3880 1650 .B5

                    Goddard, John                 1651
04049 mc2        Virginia

Drawer 4 Folder 5                                 1666
01830 gr         Paskaerte van de Zuydt en Noordt Revier in Nieu Nederlandt
                 Streckende van Cabo Hinloopen tot Rechkewach

Drawer 4 Folder 5   Herrman, Augustine            1673 (1967 facsim.)
02774 gr         Virginia and Maryland

Oversized drawer 2  Herrman, Augustine            1673 (facsim.)
Folder 1         Virginia and Maryland as it is planted and inhabited this
01831 ovr        present year 1670 surveyed and exactly drawn by only labor
                 and endeavor


Drawer 4 Folder 5   Speed, John                   1676
01832 gr         New description of Carolina

                    Mordon, Robert                1688 (facsim.)
04045 mc2        New map of New Jarsey and Pensilvania [sic]

                    Sanson, Nicholas              1696
02771 ovr   	 Carte Particuliere de Virginie, Maryland, Pennsylvanie, La
(damged map	  Nouvelle Iarsey Orient et Occident
in its own drawer)

Vault                                             16xx (facsim.)
04115 vf         Nova Virginia tabula

Vault            Senex, John                      1719 (1721)
02768 v          New map of Virginia, Mary-land and the improved parts of
                 Penn-sylvania & New Jersey

Vault            Homann, Johann Baptist           1720?
02769 v          Virginie, Marylandia et Carolina in America septentrionali
                 Britannorum industria excultae

                 Moll, Hermann                    1730
04050 mc2        New map of Virginia and Maryland

                 Chillas, David           	  1739?
04009 mc2        Map of part of the Province of Pennsylvania and of the
G 3790 1739 .C5  counties of Newcastle, Kent and Sussex on Delaware: showing
                 the temporary limits of the jurisdictionsof Pennsylvania and
                 Maryland: fixed according to an order of his Majesty in
                 Council, dated the 25 of May in the year 1738.

Vault            Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles       1755?
02770 v          Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland

                 Kitchin, Thomas                  1757
04025 mc2        Map of Maryland with the Delaware counties and the southern
G 3840 1757 .K5  part of New Jersey &c.

Vault                                   	  1776? (facsim)
04115 vf         Map and chart of these parts of the Bay of Chesapeake, York
                 and James Rivers, which are at present the seat of war

Drawer 4 Folder 5                                 1777 (facsim.)
02251 gr         Progress of the Army from their landing till taking possession
                 of Philadelphia

Drawer 4 Folder 5                                 1777? (facsim.)
01882 gr         Campaign of MDCCLXXVI

Drawer 4 Folder 5                                 1777? (facsim.)
02250 gr         Progress of the Army from their landing till taking possession
                 at Philadelphia



                 Russel, J.                       1795
04053 mc2        Map of the Middle States of America, comprehends New-
                 York, New-Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and the territory
                 NW of Ohio

Drawer 4 Folder 5   Tanner, Henry Schenck         1820
02254 gr         Virginia, Maryland and Delaware

Drawer 4 Folder 5   Tanner, H. S.                 1820s
03302 gr         Map of the country contiguous to the Chesapeake & Delaware
                 Canal

                 Boynton, G.                 	  1830
04035 mc2        Middle States

                 Robinson, D. F.                  1830
04108 mc2        Middle & part of the southern states

Drawer 5 Folder 1   Hinton, Isaac Taylor          1832
02742 gr         Map of the states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey

                    Hinton, Isaac Taylor          1832
04013 mc2        Map of the states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey
G 3820 1832 .H5

                                                  1835
04099 mc2        Virginia, Maryland and Delaware

Vault            Mitchell, Samuel                 1839
04105 vf         Map of the Middle States engraved to illustrate Mitchell's
                 School and family geography

Box 1 Folder 8                                    1840
03206 h          New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland

                    
 		 Society for the Diffusion of Useful  1840
04011 mc2        Knowledge (Great Britain) 
G 3790 1840.S63   North America. Sheet VII, Pennsylvania, New Jersey,
                  Maryland, Delaware, Columbia and part of Virginia

Drawer 5 Folder 1   Tanner, Henry Schenck         1843
02742 gr         Map of the canals and railroads of Pennsylvania and New
                 Jersey and the adjoining states

Box 1 Folder 9   Mitchell, Samuel                 1846
03006 h          Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware compiled
                 from the latest authorities

                 U. S. Coast Survey               1851
04012 mc2        Sketch B no. 3, showing the triangulation & geographical
G 3811 1851 .U6  positions in section no. II, from New York City to Cape
                 Henlopen



                 Young, J. H.                     1852
04030 mc2        Middle States: Maryland and Virginia

Drawer 5 Folder 1                                 1855
02740 gr         Braddock's route, A.D. 1755

Drawer 5 Folder 1                                 1860
02275 gr         County map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, and
                 Delaware

Box 1 Folder 10  Appleton, D.                     1861
03008 h          Appleton's map of the seat of the war

Drawer 5 Folder 1   Johnson & Browning            1862
02279 gr         Johnson's Pennsylvania, Virginia, Delawareand Maryland

                    Smith, Rae                    1863
04094 mc2        Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and part of Pennsylvania,
                 constructed and engraved to illustrate "the war with the South"

Drawer 5 Folder 2   Johnson, Alvin Jewett         1864
02287 gr         Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland andWest Virginia

Oversized drawer 2  Hassler, F.R.                 1878
Folder 4         Delaware Bay and River Survey of the Coast of the United
02794 ovr        States

Oversized drawer 2  Boschke, A.                   1882 (reprint)
Folder 2         General Chart of the Delaware and Chesapeake Bays and the
03000 ovr        Sea Coast from Cape May to Cape Henry

Oversized drawer 2                           	  1886
Folder 4         Delaware Entrance
02795 ovr

Drawer 5 Folder 2   Colton, G. W.                 1886
02274 gr         Colton's new topographic map of the states of Virginia, West
                 Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and portion of other adjoining
                 States

Drawer 5 Folder 2   Bradley, William M.           1887
02170 gr         County maps of the states of Delaware and Maryland, Virginia
                 and West Virginia

Drawer 5 Folder 2   Bradley, William M.           1887
02170 gr         Plan of the city of Washington, the capital of the United

Drawer 5 Folder 2                                 18xx
02742 gr         Middle States

Box 1 Folder 10  American Automobile Association  1919
03306 h          Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and Delaware: Main
IBEQ9802         Traveled Routes; showing their character and general
				 conditions for touring; together with the principal
                 connections into the adjoining states

Drawer 5 Folder 3   Rand McNally                  1920
02219 gr         Rand McNally official autotrails map

Drawer 5 Folder 3   Every Evening                 1924
03230 gr         Auto route distances atlas of Maryland, Delaware,
                 Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey

Oversized drawer 4  National Geographic           1938
Folder 8         Historic and Scenic Reaches of the Nation's Capital
02195 ovr

Box 1 Folder 11     Esso Standard Oil		  1953
03103 h          Delaware, Maryland and Virginia: road map with pictorial
                 guides

Drawer 5 Folder 3   Powell, Dorothy K.            1957
03228 gr         Red Clay Creek Watershed

Box 2 Folder 1      Texaco                        195x?
03201 h          Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia

Drawer 5 Folder 3   Philips Petroleum             1962
03242 gr         Delaware-Maryland-Virginia-West Virginia

Box 2 Folder 1      Sun Oil Company               1972-73
03201 h          Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia

                    Amrhein, John L.              1986
04070 mc2        Ye capes of VA & entrance to Chesapeake Bay as it appeared
                 circa 1690

Drawer 5 Folder 3   Furlong, L.                   19xx
01970 gr         Bay of Chesapeake from its entrance to
Baltimore

Drawer 5 Folder 3                                 n.d.
03230 gr         [pages from an atlas: New Jersey, New York, Maryland,
                 Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee and
                 Pennsylvania]

Drawer 5 Folder 3   Trautwine, J. C.              n.d.
02742 gr         Map of the Philadelphia and Baltimore Railroad



                      MID-WESTERN  REGION

Box 2 Folder 2      Abel, Henry I.                1838
03007 h          Traveller's and emigrant's guide to Wisconsin and Iowa



Drawer 5 Folder 4   Mitchell, Samuel              1861
02743 gr         County map of the states of Iowa and Missouri

Drawer 5 Folder 4   Delahay, Mark W.              1862
02737 gr         Map showing the progress of the public surveys in Kansas and
                 Nebraska

Drawer 5 Folder 4   U. S. General Land Office     1885
02098 gr         Territory of Dakota

Drawer 5 Folder 4   Mentholatum Company      	  193x
02743 gr         Dakotas


                        SOUTHERN STATES

Drawer 5 Folder 5   Romans, B.                    1776 (1937 reprint)
01880  gr        Georgia at the time of the Ratification of the Constitution,
                 from original maps in the Library of Congress at Washington

Drawer 5 Folder 5                                 1776 (facsim.)
01876 gr         A General Map of the New Settlement called Transilvania

Drawer 5 Folder 5                                 17xx (1969 reprint)
01969 gr         Mississippi Territory

Box 2 Folder 3      Mitchell, Samuel              1834
01846 h          Map of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, constructed from
                 the latest authorities

Drawer 5 Folder 5   U.S. Coast Survey             1860
02736 gr         Sketch E Showing the Progress of the Survey in Section No. V

Drawer 5 Folder 5   U.S. Coast Survey             1860
02736 gr         Sketch D Showing the Progress of the Survey in Section No.
                 IV

Drawer 5 Folder 5   Hall, Edward S.               1862
02740 gr         Lloyd's New Military Map of the Border and Southern States

Box 2 Folder 4      Colton, J. H.                 1864
03010 h          Colton's railroad map and county map of the Southern States

Drawer 5 Folder 5                                 18xx
02744 gr         Map of the states of Alabama and Georgia

Drawer 5 Folder 5                                 18xx
02744 gr         Map of the states of Mississippi, Louisiana and the Arkansas
                 territory




                              
                      SOUTHWESTERN STATES

Drawer 5 Folder 6   Anderson, Allen               1864 (reprint)
01965 gr         Map of the Military Department of New Mexico


                              
                        WESTERN STATES

Drawer 5 Folder 7   Fer, Nicholas de              1713
01853 gr         Carte de la Mer du Sud et des costes d'Amerique et Asie situees
                 sur cette mer

Drawer 5 Folder 7   Colton, John                  1858
02745 gr         Oregon, Washington, California, Utah, and New Mexico

Drawer 5 Folder 7   U. S. War Department          1858
02737 gr         Rio Colorada and the west

Drawer 5 Folder 7   U. S. War Department          1858
02737 gr         Rio Colorado of the west (Map 2)

Box 2 Folder 5      Bancroft, H. H.               1863
03009 h          Bancroft's map of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona

Drawer 5 Folder 7   Mitchell, Samuel              1866
02745 gr         Map of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and part of Montana

Drawer 5 Folder 7                                 188x?
02082 gr         General map showing Western Pacific Railway Co.'s line and
                 other railways through California, Nevada and Utah

Oversized drawer 2  Mullan, John                  19xx
Folder 2         General map of the North Pacific states and territories
02757 ovr        belonging to the United States and of British Columbia
                 extending from Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean

                    Baker, B.                     n.d.
04073 mc2        Chart of the Great Ocean or South Sea conformable to the
                 account of the voyage of discovery of the French frigates, La
                 Boussole and L'Astrolobe in the years 1785, 86, 87 and 88

 

 

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