Exhibit Section

  • Persuasive Maps, Atlas Maps, and Unique Treasures

    [expand title="EXHIBIT NAVIGATION"] Stately Cartography: Fifty Maps of Fifty States 1. State Maps of the Early Republic 2. Mitchell Maps 3. Asher & Adams Maps 4. Rand McNally Maps 5. National Geographic Maps 6. National Highways Associatio...

  • National Highways Association Maps

    [expand title="EXHIBIT NAVIGATION"] Stately Cartography: Fifty Maps of Fifty States 1. State Maps of the Early Republic 2. Mitchell Maps 3. Asher & Adams Maps 4. Rand McNally Maps 5. National Geographic Maps 6. National Highways Associatio...

  • National Geographic Maps

    [expand title="EXHIBIT NAVIGATION"] Stately Cartography: Fifty Maps of Fifty States 1. State Maps of the Early Republic 2. Mitchell Maps 3. Asher & Adams Maps 4. Rand McNally Maps 5. National Geographic Maps 6. National Highways Associatio...

  • Rand McNally Maps

    [expand title="EXHIBIT NAVIGATION"] Stately Cartography: Fifty Maps of Fifty States 1. State Maps of the Early Republic 2. Mitchell Maps 3. Asher & Adams Maps 4. Rand McNally Maps 5. National Geographic Maps 6. National Highways Associatio...

  • Asher & Adams Maps

    [expand title="EXHIBIT NAVIGATION"] Stately Cartography: Fifty Maps of Fifty States 1. State Maps of the Early Republic 2. Mitchell Maps 3. Asher & Adams Maps 4. Rand McNally Maps 5. National Geographic Maps 6. National Highways Associatio...

  • Mitchell Maps

    [expand title="EXHIBIT NAVIGATION"] Stately Cartography: Fifty Maps of Fifty States 1. State Maps of the Early Republic 2. Mitchell Maps 3. Asher & Adams Maps 4. Rand McNally Maps 5. National Geographic Maps 6. National Highways Associatio...

  • State Maps of the Early Republic

    [expand title="EXHIBIT NAVIGATION"] Stately Cartography: Fifty Maps of Fifty States 1. State Maps of the Early Republic 2. Mitchell Maps 3. Asher & Adams Maps 4. Rand McNally Maps 5. National Geographic Maps 6. National Highways Associat...

  • Popular and Pedagogic Works

    Maps and diagrams are effective in explaining the Cosmos. They were prominent in the public lectures on astronomy that were a popular form of entertainment in the early 1800s: lanterns projected images painted on glass onto screens. In reaction, Isaa...

  • Works of Scientific Investigation

    The French-born artist and lithographer Étienne Léopold Trouvelot (1827–1895) was also an amateur astronomer with the remarkable ability to synthesize his observations into sensitive and informative images. His drawings of a meteor shower in Nove...

  • Section Eight: Arctic Images in Illustrated London News

     Items 46 through 49 These images from the Illustrated London News depict the harsh conditions endured by the various expeditions sent to rescue Captain Sir John Franklin between 1848 and 1878. Captain Franklin departed from England for the Arc...