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Maps for HIST1302, Part One

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History and Geography go hand in hand. Below are links to maps that help illustrate the history of the United States during the thirty-five years of the nineteenth century.

Click on each map to see a larger image.

(Note: Some of these files are quite large. If you have dial-up Internet service, they may take a while to load. Please be patient; or use the computers at school, which have a high speed connection.)

Alaska Purchase, 1867

Alaska Purchase, 1867
(Source: Library of Congress)

Great Sioux Reservation, 1868

Great Sioux Reservation, 1868
(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Chinese Population, 1872

Chinese Population, 1872
(Source: Library of Congress)

Foreign Born Population, 1880

Foreign Born Population, 1880
(Source: Library of Congress)

'Colored' Population, 1880

"Colored" Population, 1880
(Source: Library of Congress)

Government Land Grants to Railroads, through 1880

Government Land Grants to Railroads, through 1880
(Source: Library of Congress)

Political Parties, through 1884

Political Parties, through 1884
(Source: Library of Congress)

'How the Public Domain has been squandered,' 1884

"How the Public Domain has been squandered," 1884
(Source: Library of Congress)

Railroad Systems of the United States, 1890

Railroad Systems of the United States, 1890
(Source: Library of Congress)

New York City tenements, 1890

New York City tenements, 1890
(Source: Library of Congress)
NOTE: North is to the right on this map!

Indian and Oklahoma Territory, 1892

Indian and Oklahoma Territory, 1892
(Source: Library of Congress)

Indian and Oklahoma Territory, 1894

Indian and Oklahoma Territory, 1894
(Source: Library of Congress)

Hawaiian Islands 1898

Hawaiian Islands 1898
(Source: Dr. Butler's Book Collection)

Philippine Islands 1899

Philippine Islands 1899
(Source: Dr. Butler's Book Collection)

War with Spain, 1898

War with Spain, 1898
(Source: Library of Congress)

European Immigration, 1900

European Immigration, 1900
(Source: Dr. Butler's Book Collection)

Homestead, PA in 1902

Bird's Eye View of Homestead, Pennsylvania (1902)
(Source: Library of Congress)

1880 Presidential Election

1880 Presidential Election
(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

1884 Presidential Election

1884 Presidential Election
(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

1888 Presidential Election

1888 Presidential Election
(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

1892 Presidential Election

1892 Presidential Election
(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

1896 Presidential Election

1896 Presidential Election
(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

1900 Presidential Election

1900 Presidential Election
(Source: Wikimedia Commons)


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