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

Articles and Essays

  • 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.

  • Browse Maps by State

    Select states on the map to browse items.

  • Browse Maps by Region

    The regions of the United States are geographic areas which include multiple states. The groupings are from standard language used by libraries and reflect the groupings used in the classification system for maps. The maps linked here represent large sections of the United States and the region names are searchable in this interface.