The Rochambeau Map Collection contains maps by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau who served as the Commander in Chief of the French expeditionary army during the American Revolution. Included in this collections are maps of the United States extending as far as the Mississippi River, Newfoundland and Haiti. Included in this collection is an atlas created by Rochambeau that documents some of the American forts used in the American Revolution.
These online exhibits provide context and additional information about this collection.
These historical era(s) are best represented in the collection although they may not be all-encompassing.
- The American Revolution, 1763-1783
Related Collections and Exhibits
- The American Revolution and its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789
- A Century of Lawmaking
- George Washington Papers
- France in America
Recommended additional sources of information.
Specific guidance for searching this collection
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