Filtered by Category:19th Century(Show All Categories)
Articles
7 articles
A New View on the First Lithographed Map in the United States headline image

A New View on the First Lithographed Map in the United States

This April 2021 article is by guest contributor Jim Kissko, founder of Camelot Books. This article makes the case for the first map that was lithographed and published in the United States.
The Mapmakers Who Made the 19th Century headline image

The Mapmakers Who Made the 19th Century

Read our July 2020 newsletter featuring an article about "The Mapmakers Who Made the 19th Century," which gives an overview of some of the most important cartographers of the 1800s and their most iconic maps, including Arrowsmith, Tallis, Mitchell, and the United States Government.
Nine US States You've Never Heard Of - Part II & Collector's Corner headline image

Nine US States You've Never Heard Of - Part II & Collector's Corner

This August 2018 newsletter features two articles. The first is Part II of a two-part article on nine proposed and provisional states that were never officially admitted to the Union. Also included in this newsletter is Collector's Corner, in which we feature a collector's journey into antique maps.
Nine US States You've Never Heard Of - Part I & Collector's Corner headline image

Nine US States You've Never Heard Of - Part I & Collector's Corner

This July 2018 newsletter features two articles. The first is Part I of a two-part article on nine proposed and provisional states that were never officially admitted to the Union. Also included in this newsletter is Collector's Corner, in which we feature a collector's journey into antique maps.
The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge headline image

The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

This March 2017 article gives an overview of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, which published a series of maps between 1829-44.
The Early United States Land System headline image

The Early United States Land System

This article from October 2016 gives a history of "The Early United States Land System."
American Atlas Publishers in the 19th Century headline image

American Atlas Publishers in the 19th Century

This article from July 2015 focuses on "American Atlas Publishers in the 19th Century."
7 articles