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This page highlights selected regions and themes represented by the hundreds of maps that were digitized for Immigration to the US. The majority were included as plates and foldouts illustrating the collection's books, pamphlets, and other published works.

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Maps of the United States

  Map, Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nordamerika, in Aaron Arrowsmith, Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nordamerika, 1799.

Map, Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nordamerika, 1799.
  Map of the U.S. and Canada, in E. Mackenzie, An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the United States of America and Canada, 1819.

Map of the United States, An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the United States of America..., 1819.
 
  Map of the U.S. and Canada, in Charles Kendric Babcock, The Rise of American Nationality, 1811-1819, 1906
Map of the U.S. and Canada, The Rise of American Nationality, 1811-1819, 1906.
  Map of the United States, in John Foster Carr, Guide to the United States, 1911
Map of the United States, Guide to the United States, 1911
 

Maps of States and Statistics

  Virginia, Maryland and Delaware, in Robert Baird, View of the Valley of the Mississippi, 1832.

Virginia, Maryland and Delaware, View of the Valley of the Mississippi, 1832.
  Wisconsin, in Reuben Gold Thwaites, Wisconsin: The Americanization of a French Settlement, 1908.

Wisconsin: The Americanization of a French Settlement, 1908.
 
  Races of Immigrants of Fiscal Year 1905, in Howard B. Grose, Aliens or Americans?, 1906
Races of Immigrants of Fiscal Year 1905, Aliens or Americans?, 1906.
  >Sources of Immigration to North America, in Peter Roberts, Immigrant Races in North America, 1910.
Sources of Immigration to North America, Immigrant Races in North America, 1910.
 
  Settlements of [Boston's] North End, in T.S. Rockwell, North End Settlements and the Foreigner, 1912.
Settlements of [Boston's] North End, North End Settlements and the Foreigner, 1912.
  >Bowery Colony of Italians Showing Settlements According to Native Provinces and Towns, Old World Traits Transplanted. New York : Harper and Brothers, 1921.
Bowery Colony of Italians Showing Settle-
ments According to Native Provinces and Towns, Old World Traits Transplanted 1921.
 

Railroad Maps

  Map of the Erie: New-York, Lake Erie and Western Rail Road and Connections (detail), Rand McNally and Company, [ca. 1880?].

Map of the "Erie," Lake Erie and Western Rail Road and Connections (detail), Rand McNally and Company, [ca. 1880?].
  New and Correct Map of the Great Rock Island Route, Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway, George F. Cram Company, 1889.

New and Correct Map of the Great Rock Island Route, Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway, George F. Cram Company, 1889.
 
  Correct County Railroad Map of the State of Arkansas, Vigtig Haandbog for Emigranten, 1893
Correct County Railroad Map of the State of Arkansas, Vigtig Haandbog for Emigranten, 1893.
  Map of Chief Railways from the Atlantic Ports to the Western Prairies, in James Samuelson, Useful Information for Intending Emigrants to the Western Prairies of the United States, 1879.
Map of Chief Railways from the Atlantic Ports to the Western Prairies, in James Samuelson, Useful Information for Intending Emigrants to the Western Prairies of the United States, 1879.
 

Maps of Other Collection Themes

  Map of the Niagara Peninsula, Shewing the Route of the Troops..., The Fenian Raid at Fort Erie, June the First and Second, 1866.

Map of the Niagara Peninsula, Shewing the Route of the Troops..., The Fenian Raid at Fort Erie, June the First and Second, 1866.
  Map of the Field of Combat at Fieldstone Ridge, in Alexander Somerville, Narrative of the Fenian Invasion of Canada, 1866.

Map of the Field of Combat at Fieldstone Ridge, in Alexander Somerville, Narrative of the Fenian Invasion of Canada, 1866.
 
  Charles Drayton Gibbes, A new map of the gold region in California, 1851.
Charles Drayton Gibbes, A New Map of the Gold Region in California, 1851.
  Map of Wood Run Industrial House District (Social Settlement), Allegheny, Pa. ca. 1903. Harvard Social Museum Collection.
Map of Wood Run Industrial House District (Social Settlement), Allegheny, Pa., ca. 1903. Harvard Social Museum Collection.