Collection Items

  • Map
    A Plan of Fort Ontario built at Oswego in 1759. Scale ca. 1:2,450. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Copied from the original map in British archives: Brit. Mus. ms. class. no.; [Amer. & W. I., vol. 92, p. 173 of transcript. Shows the positions of Fort Rascal and of the old fort of Oswego, both of which had been demolished before 1759. Includes text, "Explanations," and "Profile & section thro'...
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    [Map showing Indian land &c. 1772. Scale ca. 1:200,000. Title from verso annotation. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the boundary of "The lands [in Georgia] which the Cherokees have assigned for payments of their debts." "Col. off. 5. vol. 73, pp. 321-322. Old A.W.I. 276." On verso: Endorsed in Mr. Stuart's (No. 42) of 13 June 1772. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Date: 1900