Antique Map Reproductions
FEATURED MAP OF THE DAY
Map of the United States (1839)
by David Burr
Burr's 1839 map of the United States was the most detailed map of the country up to that time, and showed all of the territory of the US from the Pacific to the Atlantic coast. At the time the map was made, Michigan and Arkansas were the last states admitted to the Union, the vast region to the west and north still lacked territorial boundaries, and the northern border of Mexico extended up to the northern borders of present-day California, Nevada and Utah....