Collection Items

  • Map
    Maine. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. NDL use only, NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1875
  • Map
    Yellowstone National Park : Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies; 1 accompanied by Act establishing Park.
    • Contributor: United States. Department of the Interior - Hayden, F.V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) - Bien, Julius - Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Map of the Lower Geyser Basin of the Upper Madison River. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bechler, Gustavus R. - Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • Date: 1872
  • Map
    Upper Geyser Basin, Fire Hole River, Wyoming Territory. 1 inch equals about 500 feet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey of the Territories (U.S.) - Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer) - Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin)
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Preliminary geological map of the Yellowstone National Park. National Park Exhibit, 1972. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.) - Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer)
    • Date: 1878
  • Map
    Colton's New Mexico and Arizona. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Parts of Northern and North Western Arizona and Southern Utah. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Territory of Arizona. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Date: 1876
  • Article
    Maps 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 ...
  • Article
    Maps 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 ...
  • Article
    Yellowstone, the First National Park - Mapping the National Parks - Digital Collections Among those who played key roles in establishing Yellowstone as the Nation's first national park was Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden. His accomplishments in 1871-72 were the high point of a long and distinguished career in public service. Detail of Preliminary survey of burned areas, Yellowstone National Park and adjoining national forests, 1988. The Yellowstone area was almost the last unexplored region within the coterminous United ...