~ Historical Maps ~

Hesse-Cassel und Deutschland

For those wondering where in the world the principality of Hesse-Cassel
was located we present this series of Historical Maps:

~ Contents ~

(most maps can be clicked for a larger second view)

Germany 1801-1819

Hesse-Cassel & Hesse-Darmstadt 1882

German Confederation 1836

Many times we "Hessians" get ribbed by friends, associates, and others for portraying the Germanic side of the Revolution. Recently when I ran across the following map, I just knew I had to include it here. Lets just call it "a reality check for Anglophiles"!

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