Collection Items

  • Map
    Nouvelle decouverte de plusieurs nations dans la Nouvelle France en l'année 1673 et 1674.
    Joliet's map, 1674.
    From the Jesuit Relations, vol. 59, p. facing 86. 8 x 10 film negative available in G&M Reading Room. Part of the Missisippi River exhibit. Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1674] Facsimile. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Joliet, Louis - Burrows Brothers Company
    • Date: 1896
  • Map
    Franquelin's map of Louisiana.
    Carte de la Louisiane ou des voyages du Sr. De La Salle.
    "Reduced facsimile of MS. copy (made in Paris for Francis Parkman), now in the Library of Harvard University. The original, formerly in the Archives de la Marine, Paris, has been lost." From the Jesuit Relations, vol. 63, frontispiece. Facsimile. Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1684] Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Franquelin, Jean Baptiste Louis
    • Date: 1896
  • Map
    [Map of North America showing Indian tribes]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Title provided by cataloger. Manuscript information about tribes over printed base map. Pencil, pen-and-ink and watercolor. The base map has the name of Oklahoma as Indian Territory and the Dakotas as "Dakota". Darkened and brittle, with creases from rollling, and losses along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1890