Collection Items

  • Map
    Carte du Lac Champlain depuis le Fort Chambly jusqu'a celuyde St. Fréderic. Shows landowners along the shore of Lake Champlain. Pen and ink and colored ink. Similar to map created by Gaspard-Joseph Chaussegros de Léry in 1732. Oriented with north to the right. At top of title cartouche: J R. Includes inset of Fort Chambly with ill. and inset of Fort St. Fréderic with ill. Mounted on paper, mounted on cloth. Minor staining throughout. Several pinholes...
    • Date: 1740
  • Map
    Map of the route passed over by an expedition into the Indian country in 1832 to the source of the Mississippi Relief shown by hachures. Bar scale incorrect. Note in manuscript ink on paper affixed to verso: "To accompany the claim of H.R. Schoolcraft. The country coloured green lies west & north of the [Michigan superintendance?]." Additional note in manuscript ink, in a different hand and on different paper, affixed to verso: "Sub-[illegible]. 'K'." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Drayton - Allen, James - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1832