Collection Mapping the National Parks
MapMap of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians ; Map showing the territory originally assigned Cherokee "Nation of" Indians. "Fifth annual report, plate VIII and plate IX." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
- Contributor: Royce, C. C.
- Date: 1884
ArticleMaps of Acadia National Park - Mapping the National Parks - Digital Collections 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 ...
ArticleMaps of Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Mapping the National Parks - Digital Collections 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 ...