A team from American Heritage helped document some of the most important maps of the Revolution — still stored in the medieval English castle where scenes from Harry Potter were later filmed
After the French and Indian War, Britain reimagined North America and created hundreds of maps to bring about that vision after gaining vast new territories
Another frontier closes as the mapping of America approaches completion
Wherever you go in search of history, there’s a good chance the first thing you reach for will be a road map. And road maps have a history too.