• Related Resources --                        American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789

    Related Resources -- American Revoluti...

    The American Memory collections contain many resources about the American Revolution and its era in various formats, including photographs, prints, maps, songs, and oral histories. See the collections below for specific references. African American Perspectives: Pamphlets from the Daniel A. P. Murray Collection, 1818-1907 contains many pamphlets relating to the American Revolutionary War. Documents from the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention, 1774-1789 includes ...

  • Mapping the American Revolution and Its Era --                        American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789

    Mapping the American Revolution and Its Era -- ...

    Increased North American exploration in the 18th century created a great demand for improvement in the poor quality of existing maps, charts, and plans. An engraved view of a sea drama published in the early editions of The Atlantic Neptune, the principal maritime atlas of the American Revolution, shows a British merchant ship foundering in a storm. The vessel is careening sharply on its ...

    • Date: 1750
  • About this Collection --                        American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789

    About this Collection -- American Revo...

    The collection represents an important historical record of the mapping of North America and the Caribbean. Most of the items presented here are documented in Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress compiled by John R. Sellers and Patricia Molen van Ee in 1981. The bibliography contains approximately 2,000 maps ...

    • Date: 1750
  • About this Collection --                        American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789

    About this Collection -- American Revo...

    The collection represents an important historical record of the mapping of North America and the Caribbean. Most of the items presented here are documented in Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress compiled by John R. Sellers and Patricia Molen van Ee in 1981. The bibliography contains approximately 2,000 maps ...

    • Date: 1750