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[Abraham Lincoln, three-quarter length portrait, seated and holding his spectacles and pencil (retouched to stand out)]

[Abraham Lincoln, three-quarter length portrait, seated and holding hi...

Public domain photograph of 19th-century portrait, gelatin silver print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Two Dollars 1928 banknote, public domain photograph

Two Dollars 1928 banknote, public domain photograph

Banknotes of United States Notes, also known as the Legal Tender Notes were printed in the years 1862-1971. Their second unofficial name was "green" (green back).

Photographs of President Richard Nixon Greeting the Apollo 11 Astronauts on the USS Hornet

Photographs of President Richard Nixon Greeting the Apollo 11 Astronau...

Original caption: NASA/APOLLO. ABOARD THE USS HORNET - President Richard M. Nixon appears to be holding the Presidential Seal which is attached to the door of the Mobile Quarantine Facility during his greeting... More

President Richard Nixon Wearing a Traditional Lei Garland during a Stopover in Hawaii en route to China

President Richard Nixon Wearing a Traditional Lei Garland during a Sto...

Nixon White House Photographs Public domain photograph of politician, government and politics, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Untitled (Native American in buffalo headdress)

Untitled (Native American in buffalo headdress)

Artist: Richard Throssel.Artist Bio: American, 1882 - 1933.Creation Date: c. 1910.Process: gelatin silver print.Credit Line: Gift of Graham and Susan Nash.Accession Number: 2003.003.053

Ellis Island Immigrant Portraits

Ellis Island Immigrant Portraits

Hine, Lewis Wickes .Arbeidere portrettert under oppføringen av Empire State Building. New York. .NMFF.003710

Ford Motor Co., new medical center parking lot

Ford Motor Co., new medical center parking lot

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C. & N.W. R.R., Mrs. Dorothy Lucke, employed as a wiper at the roundhouse, Clinton, Iowa

C. & N.W. R.R., Mrs. Dorothy Lucke, employed as a wiper at the roundho...

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of Second World War, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Puerto Rico 1939, Gov. Leahy - Photo: Robert Yarnall Richie

Puerto Rico 1939, Gov. Leahy - Photo: Robert Yarnall Richie

Title: Puerto Rico 1939, Gov. Leahy..Alternative Title: [Governor William D. Leahy, Puerto Rico]. .Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: 1939..Place: Isla Grande, Puerto Rico..Physical Description: 1 tra... More

Ida Fieldman March 1945, World War II photo

Ida Fieldman March 1945, World War II photo

Ida was a 2nd Lt. Army Nurse stationed in US. She took care of the men from overseas...Collection of The Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford..We're happy for you to share this digital image within th... More

[Master Bedroom, Theodore Newton Law Residence]

[Master Bedroom, Theodore Newton Law Residence]

Title: [Master Bedroom, Theodore Newton Law Residence]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: October 30, 1965..Place: Houston, Texas..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photograph collection..Physical ... More

Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Photographer: Rick Vargas, David Valdez--HUD Photo Creation Date: 2/4/2009 Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Maffet Ledger: Drawing, arts of africa oceania and the americas

Maffet Ledger: Drawing, arts of africa oceania and the americas

Public domain image of watercolor painting from British-related collections, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Maffet Ledger: Two Mounted Indians. Northern Cheyenne

Maffet Ledger: Two Mounted Indians. Northern Cheyenne

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[East Corridor, Great Hall. Manuscript Book mural in Evolution of the Book series, John W. Alexander. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]

[East Corridor, Great Hall. Manuscript Book mural in Evolution of the ...

Forms part of the Library of Congress Series in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.

Smithsonian Castle Aerial, Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian Castle Aerial, Washington, D.C.

The Smithsonian Institution Building, located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., behind the National Museum of African Art, houses the Smithsonian Institution's administrative offices and information cen... More

Bill of sale for mulatto man for $1000. Top reads 'The state of South Carolina...signed Henry Trescot.'

Bill of sale for mulatto man for $1000. Top reads 'The state of South ...

Public domain scan of a document related to American history, Colonial period, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

List of estate items with slaves at bottom of second page. Top reads "Inventory of the estate of John Ivan (?)'

List of estate items with slaves at bottom of second page. Top reads "...

Public domain scan of a document related to American history, Colonial period, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

List of estate items with slaves at bottom of second page. Top reads "Inventory of the estate of John Ivan (?)'

List of estate items with slaves at bottom of second page. Top reads "...

Public domain scan of a document related to American history, Colonial period, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

initial from "On a Mexican Mustang through Texas ... With ... illustrations"

initial from "On a Mexican Mustang through Texas ... With ... illustra...

This image has been taken from scan 000269 from "On a Mexican Mustang through Texas ... With ... illustrations". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the ... More

initial from "History of the Town of Douglas, Massachusetts, from the earliest period to the close of 1878"

initial from "History of the Town of Douglas, Massachusetts, from the ...

This image has been taken from scan 000326 from "History of the Town of Douglas, Massachusetts, from the earliest period to the close of 1878". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from... More

Topographical map of Hancock County, Maine

Topographical map of Hancock County, Maine

LC Land ownership maps, 268 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

initial from "The City and County of San Diego. Illustrated, and containing biographical sketches of prominent men, etc"

initial from "The City and County of San Diego. Illustrated, and conta...

This image has been taken from scan 000032 from "The City and County of San Diego. Illustrated, and containing biographical sketches of prominent men, etc". The title and subject terms of this image have been g... More

Map of the seat of war in Virginia - Public domain map

Map of the seat of war in Virginia - Public domain map

Scale ca. 1:440,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 454 Map of southeast Virginia showing fortifications and camps underlined in brown, roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. "Table of distances from Norfolk" is ... More

Czech dolls, including some donated by the Czech embassy in Washington, D.C., displayed at the Czech Heritage Museum & Genealogy Center in Temple, Texas

Czech dolls, including some donated by the Czech embassy in Washington...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

City detroit building. A fire hydrant in front of an old building

City detroit building. A fire hydrant in front of an old building

Architecture stock photograph: The building is covered in stained glass / A fire hydrant in front of an old building.

City detroit building. The sun is setting over a body of water

City detroit building. The sun is setting over a body of water

Architecture stock photograph: A view of the skyline from the water / The sun is setting over a body of water.

Salon de los Pasos Perdidos. Official reception hall of gthe El Capitolio Nacional, in the Renaissance style, 400 feet long and 45 feet tall. El Capitolio, Havana, Cuba

Salon de los Pasos Perdidos. Official reception hall of gthe El Capito...

This beautiful room, once used when congress was in session, now sits empty and unused. The Havana Capitol was built from April 1, 1926-1929; the building cost 17 million Pesos and is bigger than the U.S. Capi... More

City detroit building. A black and white photo of the sun setting over a city

City detroit building. A black and white photo of the sun setting over...

Architecture stock photograph: A view of the city from the hotel room / A black and white photo of the sun setting over a city.

Renaissance sculpture gallery, auditorium, Worcester Art Museum

Renaissance sculpture gallery, auditorium, Worcester Art Museum

Picryl description: Public domain image of a historic place interior, salon, hall lobby, living room, 18th-19th century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

The National Cemetery, rear of Soldiers' Home, Washington, D.C. : Under the supervision of Capt. James M. Moore, A.Q.M., U.S.A.

The National Cemetery, rear of Soldiers' Home, Washington, D.C. : Unde...

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The bull roasted: or the political cooks serving their customers

The bull roasted: or the political cooks serving their customers

George III turns the spit on which the British bull is roasting. He is observed by Bute while North serves portions to an American Indian, a Spaniard, and a Frenchman. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad fluvium Delaware in America sitis, ... / Tob. Conr. Lotter, sculps Aug. V.

Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad fluvium Delawar...

Print shows cartouche and ornament in upper left corner of map; Natives bring fish and furs to a man in European dress. Illus. in: Atlas géographique de cent et huit cartes générales et spéciales, ... / Tobias... More

Thomas Rowlandson - The rival candidates

Thomas Rowlandson - The rival candidates

Fox is Demosthenes. Lord Hood is Themistocles. Sir Cecil Wray, who betrayed Fox, is Judas Iscariot. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Thomas Rowlandson - English caricaturist of the 18th and early 19th centuri... More

Recens edita totius Novi Belgii, in America Septentrionali ... Neu Jorck sive Neu Amsterdam / / Tob. Conr. Lotteri.

Recens edita totius Novi Belgii, in America Septentrionali ... Neu Jor...

Print shows cartouche and ornament on map of the eastern seaboard of America; a procession of suppliants bearing gifts to present to a seated figure, possibly George III, also shows a bird's-eye view of New Yor... More

The flight of the Congress - A black and white drawing of animals in a forest

The flight of the Congress - A black and white drawing of animals in a...

General Howe as a lion chasing various American leaders in the guise of other animals -- a donkey in a lion's skin is John Hancock, an armadillo is Washington, a tiger is Laurens. From a liberty tree in the mid... More

The bull over-drove: or the drivers in danger

The bull over-drove: or the drivers in danger

The British bull tramples on the body of Sandwich while simultaneously kicking Lord North and other ministers while threatening an American Indian, a Frenchman, and a Spaniard. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Den Engelsman op zyn uiterste = L'Anglois a toute extremitez

Den Engelsman op zyn uiterste = L'Anglois a toute extremitez

An Englishman vomits into a pan while two Americans, Benjamin Franklin and John Paul Jones dressed as an Indian, are about to give the Englishman an enema. Cresswell speculates that this was issued apropos Engl... More

De wanhoopige Britten, en de vernoegde Americanen, op de tyding van diffensive alliantie, on bepaalt convey, en gewapende neutraliteit!

De wanhoopige Britten, en de vernoegde Americanen, op de tyding van di...

Lord North looks at empty money bags and says, "Ah, had we only dealt more tolerantly with our brothers the Americans, we should not have squandered such countless treasures in a useless war . . ." Courtesy of ... More

The olive rejectd, or the Yankees revenge

The olive rejectd, or the Yankees revenge

Lord North, mounted on an ass and with the "Conciliatary Bill" in his pocket, tries to leap the Atlantic Ocean, but is driven back by Americans brandishing brooms, spoons, and bellows. Most of the legend is in ... More

Map of Massachusetts proper: compiled from actual surveys made by order of the General Court and under the inspection of agents of their appointment /

Map of Massachusetts proper: compiled from actual surveys made by orde...

Public domain image of a vintage map, geography atlas, maritime navigation, age of discovery, 16th-17th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

Spotprent over het lot van Amerika beslist in een biljartspel, 1782-1783

Spotprent over het lot van Amerika beslist in een biljartspel, 1782-17...

Spotprent waarin het lot van de Verenigde Staten wordt beslist door een biljartspel tussen twee mannen (Europese vorsten), ca. 1782. Aan de wand kaarten van Noord- en Zuid-Amerika.

Jongeman staand op een houten brug, Verenigde Staten

Jongeman staand op een houten brug, Verenigde Staten

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Bowles's new map of North America and the West Indies, exhibiting the British Empire therein with the limits and boundaries of the United States as also the dominions possessed in that quarter, by the Spaniards, the French & other European states, the whole compiled from the best surveys and authentic memoirs which have appeared to the present year, 1783.

Bowles's new map of North America and the West Indies, exhibiting the ...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro. "Publish'd as the Act directs 2. Jan. 1783." Includes historic notes. Insets: A particular map of Baffin and Hudson Bays [ca. 1:18,000,000]--A map of ... More

A plan of the city of Savannah : with a drawing of the part of the city burnt in the dreadful fires of the 26 November & 6 December, 1796.

A plan of the city of Savannah : with a drawing of the part of the cit...

Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward lower right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Select buildings shown pictorially. Annotations in pencil. Minor tears around edges of sheet repaired by conservatio... More

Maryland. Historic map, Library of Congress

Maryland. Historic map, Library of Congress

Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy annotated in pencil. From the author's United States gazetteer, 1795. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AA... More

Descripcion geographica de la parte que los españoles poseen actualmente en el continente de la Florida del Del Dominio en que estan los ingleses con legitimo titulo solo en virtud del tratado de pases del año de 1670 y de la jurisdicion que indevidamente an ocupado despues de d[ic]ho tratado en que se manifiestan las tierras que usurpan y se definen los limites que deven prescrivirse para una y otra nacion en conformidad del derecho de la Corona de España /

Descripcion geographica de la parte que los españoles poseen actualmen...

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. "Es copia conforme con el original existente en este Archivo General de Indias. Est 86-C[?] 5-L[?] 24. Sevilla y mayo 16 de 1914." LC Luso-Hispanic World, 8... More

The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting ...

Scale ca. 1:33,200. Hand colored. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stackadoes in th... More

The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester with the several forts and stackadoes raised by the rebels, and the attacks made by His Majesty's land and sea forces

The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester with the sev...

Scale ca. 1:100,000. Facsimile. Title in margin: Plan of attack on Fort Mifflin, 1777. From the original in possession of the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia. Insets: A plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island with ... More

Plan of U.S. military prison, Elmira, N.Y.
Plan of the battle fought near Camden, August 16th, 1780.

Plan of the battle fought near Camden, August 16th, 1780.

Scale ca. 1:41,500. Relief shown by hachures. Appears in William Faden's Atlas of the battles of the American Revolution. 1845. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1564 Available also through the Library of Co... More

A general and particular plan of the island of Castle William near Boston. Shewing the works in their original and present state, together with sections through the same. Carried on and survey'd under the direction of, and by Iohn Montrésor, Esqr:, engineer extraordinary and Capt. Lieut:; by order of the Honble. Thomas Gage, Esqr:, Lieut: General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America &c. New York, 16th Jany: 1771.
Virginia, Historic map, Library of Congress

Virginia, Historic map, Library of Congress

Scale ca. 1:1,320,000. Facsimile. Tenth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. "Captain John Smith's map of Virginia 1607." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site a... More

A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and North Carolina; comprehending the river Ohio, and all the rivers, which fall into it; part of the river Mississippi, the whole of the Illinois River, Lake Erie; part of the lakes Huron, Michigan &c. and all the country bordering on these lakes and rivers

A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and...

Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows military bounty lands. Includes historical and des... More

Study from Life: Nude Male - Public domain portrait drawing

Study from Life: Nude Male - Public domain portrait drawing

Public domain image of drawing or print depicting the male nude figure, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description

The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8.

The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8.

Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Depths shown by soundings. "United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Office, Washington, May 4, 1888." Facsimile. Original version: [1798?]. Includes text h... More

The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territories according to the treaty /

The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territo...

Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Creased, soiled, small tears along edges of sheet. Acquisitions control no. 99-83

Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751.

Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751.

Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Covers area bounded by 33rd, Prospect, Thomas Jefferson streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Below title: Survey & plat completed February 27, 1752; 69 lots sold on March... More

The State of Pennsylvania from the latest surveys.

The State of Pennsylvania from the latest surveys.

Public domain image of the vintage map from NYPL Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, free to use, no copyright restrictions image. The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division is one of the wo... More

[Great Hall. Bust of George Washington. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.]

[Great Hall. Bust of George Washington. Library of Congress Thomas Jef...

Exhibit caption: "The bronze bust of George Washington is a copy of a work by the French sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon (1741-1828)." (Source: MyLOC.gov Great Hall exhibit, 2008) Forms part of the Library of Con... More

Philadelphia Assembly Room - National Parks Gallery

Philadelphia Assembly Room - National Parks Gallery

The Assembly Room of the Pennsylvania State House served as the meeting place of the Pennsylvania Assembly for over sixty years until the State Capital moved away from Philadelphia in 1799. In 1776, the Contine... More

Map of American camp in New Jersey and surrounding countryside

Map of American camp in New Jersey and surrounding countryside

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Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black.

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts ...

Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through ... More

Draft of roads in New Jersey. - Public domain old map

Draft of roads in New Jersey. - Public domain old map

Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Shows roads of Camden and Gloucester counties, New Jersey. Described in Samuel S. Smith's The fight for the Delaware, under the title ... More

Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America.

Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America.

Scale ca. 1:1,600,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the area from the Chesapeake Bay to Boston. Shows states, some counties, towns and cities, manors, forts, and some roads. "Supplement au... More

Georges Louis le Rouge - Caroline méridionale et partie de la Georgie,

Georges Louis le Rouge - Caroline méridionale et partie de la Georgie,

Scale ca. 1:325,000. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. Shows internal boundary lines. Inset: Cours de la rivière d'Hudson avec la comunication avec le Canada par le Lac Champlain jusqu'au Fort Chambly par... More

Major Greene, B.A. - Public domain museum object photo

Major Greene, B.A. - Public domain museum object photo

A portrait of a man in a suit and tie, North America, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principle [sic] seat of war in America, wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown.

A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principle [sic] seat of war ...

Scale 1:63,360; an in. to a mile. Relief shown pictorially. "Between the two lines that cross Philadelphia was the first plan of that city." LC copy has annotation "17" in upper right corner. Includes notes on ... More

[Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt. General Burgoyne at Bræmus Heights on Hudson's River near Stillwater on the 20th Septr. with the position of the detachment &c. in the action of the 7th of Octobr. & the position of the army on the 8th Octr. 1777.

[Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Excelly. Lt...

Scale ca. 1:14,400. Title from engraved map published by William Faden, 1780. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-... More

Position of the army on the 8th Octbr. 1777.

Position of the army on the 8th Octbr. 1777.

Scale ca. 1:7,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows British and German troop positions. Includes key to the military units. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1179 Avail... More

Plan der landung der Gebrüdere Howe, bey dem ausfluss des Elk Strom ..Lords Cornwallis

Plan der landung der Gebrüdere Howe, bey dem ausfluss des Elk Strom ....

Public domain scan of an 18th-century map, vintage, old, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th. October 1777, where the rebels were repulsed.

A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th. October 1777, where the re...

Scale ca. 1:16,200. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Differs from other copies by oval cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1345 Stamped on verso: Montresor. Available ... More

An accurate plan of the country between New York and Philadelphia : with the dispositions of the forces.

An accurate plan of the country between New York and Philadelphia : wi...

Shows positions of British (red) and American (blue) forces along the major highways between New York City and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. At foot of title: Extracted from the Gazette of Tuesday, Fe... More

Carte du théatre de la guerre entre les Anglais et les Américains:

Carte du théatre de la guerre entre les Anglais et les Américains:

Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from Quebec to Cape May and from Oswego to Kennebec Bay. Date changed by hand to 1778. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 728 Availabl... More

A map of the provinces of New-York and New-Yersey, with a part of Pennsylvania and the Province of Quebec.
Carte detaillée des possessions Angloises dans l'Amerique Septentrionale ... / E. Voysard sc.

Carte detaillée des possessions Angloises dans l'Amerique Septentriona...

Print shows a cartouche on a map with man leaning on a cannon against a backdrop of flags and banners. Illus. in: Carte detaillée des possessions angloises dans l'Amerique Septentrionale, construite d'après le... More

In Congress, July 4, 1776 : the unanimous declaration of the thirteen United States of America
From Battle of Brandywine. - Public domain old map

From Battle of Brandywine. - Public domain old map

Scale not given. Manuscript, pencil on tracing paper. Handwriting of title differs from that on rest of map. Alternate title from P. L. Phillips' Maps of America [Sketch of the battle of Brandywine. By V. Wange... More

Battle of Brandywine, in which the rebels were defeated, September the 11th 1777, by the army under the command of General Sr. Wam. Howe.

Battle of Brandywine, in which the rebels were defeated, September the...

Scale ca. 1:15,200. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in ink above legend to change "Reference" to the attack made by the left under the command of Lt. Genl. Earl Cornw... More

A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks made on board His Majesty's ship the Lark, A.D. 1777.

A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks made on boar...

Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated: By Lieutt. Knatchbull, Recd. 31 Jany. 1778. Includes directions for navigatio... More

A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys : with the frontiers of New York and New England from the large survey by Claude Joseph Sauthier

A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys : with t...

Public domain image of the vintage map from Norman B. Leventhal Map Center, free to use, no copyright restrictions image. The Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center at the Boston Public Library is a special... More

American Revolution, Massachusetts Militia - State Constitutional Convention for Massachusetts, 1777-1780

American Revolution, Massachusetts Militia - State Constitutional Conv...

Public domain illustrated book page scan, American, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Province of New Jersey, divided into East and West, commonly called the Jerseys.

The Province of New Jersey, divided into East and West, commonly calle...

Scale ca. 1:430,000. Hand colored. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Relief shown by hachures. Cartographic source note in English and French. Shows county boundaries an... More

A topographical map of Hudsons River, with the channels depth of water, rocks, shoals &c. and the country adjacent, from Sandy-Hook, New York and bay to Fort Edward, also the communication with Canada by Lake George and Lake Champlain, as high as Fort Chambly on Sorel River. 1776.

A topographical map of Hudsons River, with the channels depth of water...

Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to 1 in. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. From the publisher's The North American atlas. 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1069 Available also... More

American Revolution, Massachusetts Militia - State Constitutional Convention for Massachusetts, 1777-1780

American Revolution, Massachusetts Militia - State Constitutional Conv...

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Georges Louis le Rouge - Nouvelle carte de la Province de Quebec ...

Georges Louis le Rouge - Nouvelle carte de la Province de Quebec ...

Cartouche showing a mountain landscape in Québec. Illus. in: Atlas ameriquain septentrional. Paris : 1778 [i.e., 1792]. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 gr... More

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts couloured yellow.

Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts coulou...

Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows proposed British redoubts, "rebel redout," and "Fort Indepe... More

Derrotero hecho por Antonia Vélez y Escalante, misionero para mejor conocimiento de las misiones, pueblos de indios y presidios que se hallan en el Camino de Monterrey a Santa Fe de Nuebo Mexico.

Derrotero hecho por Antonia Vélez y Escalante, misionero para mejor co...

Covers sections of Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Progress of the army from their landing till taking possession of Philadelphia.

Progress of the army from their landing till taking possession of Phil...

Scale ca. 1:350,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Shows camps and battles between Elkton, Md., Valley Forge, and Philadelphia. LC Maps of North America, 1750-... More

[Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Independence, with redoubts, etc. planned between.

[Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Indep...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a plan, map, park, birds' eye view, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

British camp at Trudruffrin from [sic] with the attack made by Major General Grey against the rebels near White Horse Tavern.

British camp at Trudruffrin from [sic] with the attack made by Major G...

Scale ca. 1:31,680. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Title annotated in pencil to read: British camp at Trudruffrin from the date with the attack made by Major General Grey agai... More

A plan of the Forts Montgomery & Clinton as taken by His Majesty's forces under the command of Genl. Sr. Henry Clinton the 6th. of Octr. 1777.

A plan of the Forts Montgomery & Clinton as taken by His Majesty's for...

Scale ca. 1:18,000 (not ca. 1:6,000 as depicted by bar scale). Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Pictorial map. Includes index entitled "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1189 Available... More

Carta della Nuova Inghilterra, Nuova Iork, e Pensilvania

Carta della Nuova Inghilterra, Nuova Iork, e Pensilvania

Public domain image of a vintage map, geography atlas, maritime navigation, age of discovery, 16th-17th century architecture, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Battle of Brandywine, 11th Septr. 1777, in which the rebels were defeated by the army under the command of General Sir William Howe.

Battle of Brandywine, 11th Septr. 1777, in which the rebels were defea...

Scale ca. 1:14,000. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Includes "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1334 Available also through the Library of Congr... More

Port Royal in South Carolina : taken from surveys deposited at the Plantation Office /

Port Royal in South Carolina : taken from surveys deposited at the Pla...

Scale ca. 1:63,360. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "VII." "45." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1534 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

[The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

[The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting...

Scale ca. 1:32,400. Title from the author's The course of Delaware River ... 1778. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Shows soundings, disposition of ships, etc. Names "Fort Mifflin" and "F... More

Carte de l'Amérique Septle. pour servir à l'intelligence de la guerre entre les Anglois et les insurgents,

Carte de l'Amérique Septle. pour servir à l'intelligence de la guerr...

Scale ca. 1:7,100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed at border line with imprint cut off, both lower corners wanting. LC copy annotated: This map was made by French engineer... More

Province de New-York en 4 feuilles, - Public domain map
A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent

A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent

Public domain scan of a 17th-18th-century map, vintage, old, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting the plan of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, with the rebels lines to the southward, which were forced by the troops under the command of the Rt. Honble. Earl Percy, on the 16th Novr. 1776, and survey'd immediately after by order of His Lordship. To which is added the attack made to the northd. by the Hessians.

A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting...

Scale ca. 1:20,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 700

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