Date from accompanying text. Relief shown by symbols for "Black Mountains" or Black Hills. Some place names in both English and French. Based on surveys up to the Mandan-Hidatsa villages by James Mackay and Joh... more
Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 1. "Drawn by John Lambert. Topographer of the exploration." From U.S. War Department, Explorations ... more
Dated 1879. "The service on this diagram brought up to date of March 1st, 1881." Originally printed 2 maps 73 x 51 cm. on sheets 76 x 54 cm., sheets joined vertically to form 1 map. Prime meridian: Washington, ... more
"The large lines on the above map show the location of the Chicago & North-Western Railway, and its branches, the small lines its connections." Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, townships, c... more
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 672 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 673 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and directory. AACR2
Native man plowing with two horses, and three other men, North Dakota(?). J250783 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Burton Laurence Brigham, New Salem, North Dakota. Photo from New Salem Art Studio. No. 1133.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 674 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
The original Great Sioux Reservation was established as part of the Fort Laramie Treaty of April 29, 1868, and initially comprised all of South Dakota west of the Missouri River. The map displayed here illustra... more
Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, Indians, and the railroads with lines named. Scale ca. 1:1,100,000. From Second Annual Report of the Board of Railroad Commi... more
25 year-old Joseph Foerst of the 8th Cavalry, E Troop. Foerst was discharged July 31, 1891. This copy photoprint was made in April 1962 from an original print loaned by Crescentia Helen Foerst. ; ca. 1888-1891
The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Standing Rock Native American Scenic Byway takes you past two places where one of the greatest leaders in American history is said t... more
Relief shown by hachures. Panel title: Preserve this Montana map, it shows the land grant of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company in Montana and Idaho, and in part of North Dakota, and in part of eastern Washi... more
Township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, military and Indian reservations, and the operating and proposed railroads with names along the lines. Scale 1:443,520. LC Railroa... more
Rain-In-The-Face, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, in traditional Sioux costume. Copyright 1893 by Place & Coover. Illus. in: Oriental portrait types of the midway plaisance. St. Louis, Mo. : Publis... more
Relief shown by hachures. Shows landownership. LC Land ownership maps, 593 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Thanks Proclamation. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 13, Folder 11.
The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This simple white wooden structure stands out on the Sheyenne River Valley. The Waldheim Church was completed in 1900 on land donated by... more
Photograph shows two panoramic views of reapers havesting grain fields in the Deering vicinity of Beach, North Dakota. Copyright Chas. Welch. No. 1191. Title from item.
Bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) originally crossed into North America over the Bering land bridge from Siberia. The population peaked in the millions and bighorn sheep entered into the mythology of Native Ameri... more