Scarce map of the United States, illustrating the territorial acquisitions of the United States.
Illustrations include the Louisiana Purchase (1803), Texan Annexation (1845), Mexican War Cession (1848) and Gadsden Purchase (1850), as well as areas given up by individual States, including:
- Virginia Cession (1784)
- Massachusetts Cession (1785)
- Connecticut Cession (1786-90)
- North Carolina Cession (1790)
- Georgia Cession (1802)
- Texas Cession (1850)