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Land Claims Case: maps

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Map of the Territorial Divisions of the Aborigines of New York About AD 1600

A Mappe of Colonel Romers Voyage to the Five Nations (1700)

A map of the Seneca villages and the Jesuit and French contacts 1615-1708

Map of Ho-de-no-sau-nee-ga (1720)

1763 Proclamation Line

Map of the Country of the Six Nations (1771)

1776 Province of New York

1797 Treaty of Paris divisions of North American land

Six Nations outline Map of New York (1890)

Reservation of the St. Regis Indians (1890)

A Map of the Country of the Five Nations (1894)

Allotments and Purchases in Madison County (1895)

Indian Land Cessions in the United States (1899)

Indian episodes of New York State (1935)

Indian Land Cessions, 1784-1972
[link to journal article]

Federal and Indian Lands, 50 states (1998)

Federal and Indian Lands, New York State (2003)

BIA Oneida Lands map (2006) [pdf]
Sherrill, New York [link]
Turning Stone Casino [link]

additional recommended maps in books at the Cornell Library:

suggested maps
Atlas of early American history: the Revolutionary era 1760-1790
Cappon, Lester J. editor
Olin Library Reference
++ E208 .A88
Olin Library Maps
Oversize G1201.S3 ++ A88 1976
Loss of Native American Land in the 18th Century, p. 61.
Historical atlas of the United States
Carnes, Mark C.
Olin Library Maps
Oversize G1201.S1 H5x 2003 +
Treaty of Paris (1763) divisions of North American land between colonial powers, p. 69
Atlas of American Indian affairs
Prucha, Francis Paul
Olin Library Reference
E77 .P97
Indian population changes over time
Richards atlas of New York State
Rayback, Robert J., editor.
Olin Library Maps
Oversize G1250 .R26 1965 ++
Creation of the Iroquois Empire 1626-1682
American Indians: Early Migrations, Language Groups and Representative Tribes.
The Five Nations (Hodenosaunee) and Neighboring Tribes.
New York State Before Expansion, 1790.
Land Patents, Grants, & Purchases in New York, 1624-1800.
Atlas of the North American Indian
Waldman, Carl
Olin, Uris, Mann Library Reference
E77 .W16
Tribes, forts, and settlements involved in the battles of the American revolution
Iroquois expansion campaigns in the 17th century
Campaigns agains Indians in NY state during the American Revolution