Collection Items

  • Map
    This map of North America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Date: 1712
  • Map
    Nova tabula geographica complectens borealiorem Americæ parte... Found as [plate 126] in his Atlas Minor Sive Geographia Compendiosa...Amsterdam: [1717?] Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault 3 copies
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Date: 1717
  • Article
    Maps of Acadia National Park - Mapping the National Parks - D... Acadia, established in 1919, was the first national park east of the Mississippi River. It was also the first national park on a coast, and the first to be donated to the federal government by private individuals who gave land that they had previously owned as well as land specifically purchased, in order to preserve it for the use of the public. Early European ...
  • Article
    Maps of Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Mapping the Nat... Great Smoky Mountains National Park, encompassing some of the oldest mountains on earth, is located in the Appalachian mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee. The state boundary line bisects the park, which is one of the largest in the eastern United States. Measuring fifty-four miles long and nineteen miles across at its widest point the park consists of slightly more than half a million ...