Tutt Library Research Guides
Hayden and Powell Surveys of the West
Wheeler and King Surveys of the West
Pacific Railroad Survey
U.S. Geological Survey
The Territorial Papers of the United States / Clarence Edwin Carter
S 1.36:volume for Northwest, Southwest, Mississippi, Indiana, Orleans, Michigan
GS 4.13:volume for Louisiana & Missouri, Illinois, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Wisconsin
War/ War Department
American Archives, 1774-76 – colonial papers and documents on colonial affairs and the American Revolution.
Secret Journals of the Acts and Proceedings of Congress from the first meeting thereof to the dissolution of the confederation, 1775-1788
Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789
American State Papers, 1789-1823 – executive and legislative documents of first 14 congresses grouped by subject categories.
A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional documents and debates 1774-1873 (online)
Annals of Congress (online) and other titles (Congressional Record) – a record of the debates and proceedings in the Congress, 1789-date.