The Research Center houses a large collection of printed and manuscript maps, including historical U.S. Geological Survey topographic maps, initial township plats and homesteads of the U.S. Surveyor General, Sanborn Fire Insurance, railroad right‑of‑way, and mining maps. Selected historical maps can be found in the Mapping Montana and the ...
This 1846 map of the United States by John Calvin Smith is from Smith’s The Illustrated Hand-book for Travelers through the United States. Smith published editions of this popular guide, each of which contained a foldout map of the United States, in 1846, 1847, 1849, 1851, and 1856.
Maps at the Filson Historical Society I. Go-To Maps These maps (primarily of Louisville and Jefferson County, Kentucky) are some of the most frequently used in the library collection. *1784 – Filson, John. This map of Kentucke. . . Shows the early stations near Louisville. *1858 – Bergmann, G.T. Map of Jefferson County, Kentucky. . . Shows ...
Montana Historical Maps and Atlases. The state of Montana collection contains 16 atlases spanning 88 years of growth and development (1865 through 1953).Within the atlases are 236 historical maps, illustrations, and histories many of which contain family names ideal for genealogical research.
Rim Historical Society Members Only – Pre-Opening Event – Friday, May 22, 2020, 5-7 p.m. We will be serving wine and canapes for your enjoyment as you browse the new exhibits, meet other museum members and volunteer staff. Mountain History Museum, 27176 Peninsula Drive, Lake Arrowhead. Advantages to Membership
Consolidated Map of Indian Settler's Lands in Bitter Root Valley, State of Montana Publication Info: Washington: U.S. Department of the Interior, 1890; compiled by H.B. Carrington, U.S.A., Special Agent of Interior Department, to appraise said lands, under Act of Congress, approved March 2 nd 1889
The Montana Historical Society Museum, Montana's Museum, collects, preserves, and interprets fine art, historical, archaeological, and ethnological artifacts that pertain to Montana and its adjoining geographic region. Montana's Museum is where history and land come together in the story of the people who have called Montana home. Located near ...
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Miner Leroy Vining and his brother, Richard, came to the Mono Basin in the fall of 1852. Not finding much gold, they returned to Mariposa, but in September 1857, Leroy came back to the Eastern Sierra to mine at DogTown, just north of the Mono Basin.
Rocky Mountain spotted fever Filipe Dantas-Torres Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) is a life-threatening disease caused by Rickettsia rickettsii, an obligately intracellular bacterium that is spread to human beings by ticks. More than a century after its ﬁ rst clinical description, this disease is