of U.S. History
the United States got to be the way it did with these
helpful, colorful maps.
This helpful map shows all 13 Colonies, including the
Georgia Territory and what would later become Maine.
Territory Map 1787
The Northwest Territory was one of the first big land grants
to expand the boundaries of the United States. See which
states came out of this territory.
Dates of States and
Ever wondered when your favorite state came into the Union?
You can find out here, on this list in the form of a
See the state of the Union in 1800. This was a mere three
years before the Louisiana Purchase, which doubled the size
of the country.
D.C., Historical Maps
See how the U.S. got its capital city!
Crops in the American South,
This map presents a good backdrop to a study of the American
of U.S. Wars
See the places and dates for wars fought by United States
and Settlement of the United
See the United States come together by viewing the same map
at different times in history!
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