Collection American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789

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  • This map of the province of Nova-Scotia and parts adjacent.

    Scale ca. 1:3,750,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the Maritime Provinces, Newfoundland, and the St. Laurence River Valley between 1755 and 1757. Inscribed to "His Majesty's Province of Nova Scotia ... " LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 77 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "View of Boston," inset of Halifax Harbor, and insets, with indexes, of ...

    • Contributor: Turner, James - Aitken, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Briton, with tables of the direct and thwart courses & distances from place to place.

    Scale ca. 1:590,000. Shows longitude east and west from Boston. Soundings in feet. Includes tables, distance charts, and insets of New York, Boston and Halifax harbors, Casco Bay and Annapolis Royal, and "A map of the British Empire in America." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 710

    • Contributor: Southack, Cyprian - Jno. Mount and Tho. Page
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Map of Nova Scotia, or Acadia; with the islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from actual surveys,

    Scale ca. 1:390,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows administrative boundaries on St. John's Island. Includes inscription to "John Manners." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 651/5; 700/1

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Dury, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Plan of the Isle aux Noix, in the River Richelieu, and Province of Canada.

    Scale 1:2,400; 200 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Annotated on verso: No. 4. Plan of the Isle aux Noix. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 620 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Walker, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Partie occidentale du Canada et septentrionale de la Louisiane avec une partie de la Pensilvanie,

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. "Longitude occidentale du prémier méridien." Relief shown pictorially. "P. II. 46." Watermark: Y. From P. Santini's Atlas universel. 1776 [i.e. 1784] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Santini, P. - Remondini (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • États-Unis de l'Amérique seple. avec le Canada et la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:13,700,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 25." changed to 26. Includes list of states and their capitals in 1783. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A general plan of Annapolis Royal

    Scale 1:4,800; 400 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Has watermark. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 540 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Hamilton
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1753
  • A new map of the Province of Quebec, according to the Royal Proclamation, of the 7th of October 1763.

    Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Insets with indexes: A particular survey of the Isles of Montreal.--The city of Quebec.--Course of the river St. Laurence, from La Valterie to Quebec.--Plan of Montreal, or Víllemarie. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Carver, Jonathan - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the Province of Quebec.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. From Thomas Jeffery's American atlas. 1778. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudson's River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--A plan of the city of New York.--Plan of Amboy, with its environs, from an actual survey. No. "17" stamped on verso, upper right corner. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1045 Available ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas - Holland, Samuel - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan de la ville de Quebec.

    Scale ca. 1:7,000. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 595 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Carte des pays connus sous le nom de Canada, dans laquelle sont distinguées les possessions françoises, & angl?

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows British colonies as far south as the present state of North Carolina. Includes "Supplément pour l'isle de Terre-Neuve." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 15 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Didier
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1753
  • A map of the sources of the Chaudière, Penobscot, and Kennebec rivers,

    Scale ca. 1:390,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing with reinforced edges. Relief shown pictorially. Shows campsite locations for the author's expedition from Quebec into Maine. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 838 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1761
  • Plan du terrain sur le cap appartenant à la paroise de cette uille 1756.

    Scale ca. 1:550. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. The original manuscript plot of the top of the cape at Quebec, on which the Chateau St. Louis stood, where the Chateau Frontenac now stands, as well as the Wolfe-Montcalm monument; shows the amount of land occupied by each of those French Canadians then residing upon what is now the most aristocratic part of Quebec. "No. 45." ...

    • Contributor: Lamoville, Lemaitre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • A new and accurate map of the English empire in North America; Representing their rightful claim as confirmed by charters and the formal surrender of their Indian friends; likewise the encroachments of ...

    Scale ca. 1:7,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude west from Ferro." "Sold by Wm. Herbert ... & Robt. Sayer ... " LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 62 Includes notes. Maps in margin: A plan of the harbor and town of Louisbourg on the isle of Cape Briton.--A plan of Chebucto Harbor.--The Atlantic Ocean.--Fort Frederick built by the French at Crown or Scalp ...

    • Contributor: Society of Anti Gallicans - Herbert, William - Sayer, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • [Map of St. Mary's and Petit d'Grat Harbour.]

    Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Whatman. Author and title from P. Lee Phillips' Maps of America. 1901. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 363 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440

    • Contributor: Morris, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Partie occidentale de la Nouvelle France ou Canada.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. "Longitude occidentale du meridien de Paris." Relief shown pictorially. Shows Great Lakes region. Appears in the Homann Erben Atlas compendiarivs. 1752 [i.e. 1755] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 774 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Sault du Niagara, de 135 pieds de haut.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Partie occidentale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 19 Covers the area from Lake Superior to Kaskaskia and from Delaware Bay to the Mississippi River. Shows a few towns, missions, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory, rivers and lakes, portages, and early place-names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Carte des bayes, rades et port de Plaisance dans l'Isle de Terre-Neuve.

    Scale ca. 1:58,500; 2,000 toises = 77 mm. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 681 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651; 700

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Charlevoix, Pierre François Xavier De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the province of Quebec.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. LC copy deteriorated in margins. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudson's River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--A plan of the city of New York.--Plan of Amboy, with its environs, from an actual survey. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1043 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of a survey made to explore the country for a road between Connecticut River & St. Francis.

    Scale ca. 1:125,000. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermark. Includes descriptive text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 623 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: [Finlay, Hugh]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1774
  • Plan de la ville de Québec.

    Scale ca. 1:3,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 594 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • [The provinces of New York, and New Jersey, with part of Pensilvania, and the government's of Trois Rivières, and Montreal:

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title in upper margin: A chorographical map of the country between Albany, Oswego, Fort Frontenac, and les Trois Rivières: exhibiting all the grants made by French governors on Lake Champlain; & between that lake & Montreal, drawn from authentic surveys by Thomas Jefferys, geographer to His Majesty. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy incomplete: Upper half of map only. Available ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Vue de Quebec, capitale du Canada.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1073.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Renvois" indicating 10 important buildings as seen from the east. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys, with the frontiers of New York and New England;

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows the Canadian-United States border from Lake Ontario along the St. Lawrence River to 450 N. latitude, east to the Connecticut River, and northeast along the "Height of the land." Coverage of areas away from the boundary is focused upon the southern portion of Quebec and the northern portion of New York State, ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William - Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777