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  • An exact plan of the city, fortifications & harbour of Havana in the island of Cuba /

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure. May 1762, v. 30. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1814 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ancillary map of "Island of Cuba." LC copy imperfect: Portions in upper margin, right margin, and lower right corner missing.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • Plan de la barre et du havre de Charles-Town d'après un plan anglois levé en 1776.

    Scale ca. 1:45,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows points of defense. Oriented with north to the right. "No. 2." "No. 1 et 2. Ensemble." Includes sailing "Instruction." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1549 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • New Hampshire.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso. Title in manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection: Harbour of Portsmouth, N. Hampshire. Title in LC's Maps of America: Chart of coast of New Hampshire, near Portsmouth and the Isles of Shoals. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 874 Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Jamaica, from the latest surveys.

    Scale ca. 1:495,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1930 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: The harbour of Bluefields [ca. 1:95,000]--The harbours of Kingston and Port Royal [ca. 1:95,000] Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/4; 650/5; 700/1

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Plan of the town and harbour of St. Augustine.

    Scale ca. 1:47,000. Title from typed label mounted with map. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings. Ascribed to William Roberts' An account of the first discovery and natural history of Florida, 1763 by typed label mounted with map. Differs from the map in Roberts' work and from the map in Thomas Jefferys' A description of the Spanish ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • Le Port au Prince dans l'isle de St. Domingue.

    Scale ca. 1:35,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. "Tome I, no. 69." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1892 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c.

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1230 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan de la Baye de Baynet, situeé a hiut leiues sous le vent de celle de Jacmel, levé suivant les ordres de Mr. d'Estaing le 11 Ocbre. 1764.

    Scale ca. 1:15,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Cadastral map. Shows coast from "Cap Raimon" to "Trou Maho Riv." Has watermark. On verso: No. 26. [changed to] 15. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 455 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1900 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: ...

    • Contributor: Baventin, Regnard De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Plan du port de St. Augustin dans la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in feet. "Tome I, no. 39." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1641 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Plan of the harbour of Pensacola.

    Scale ca. 1:225,000. Depths shown by soundings. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The West-India atlas. 1794. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1660 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1788
  • [Rough draught of Boston and harbour.

    Scale ca. 1:18,500. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Shows location of troops and fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 931 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 651/4

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • An authentic plan of the town and harbour of Cap-François in the isle of St. Domingo.

    Scale ca. 1:14,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1904 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Plan of the city and harbour of Havanna.

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Gentleman's magazine, and historical chronicle. April 1762, v. 32. In upper right margin: Gent. Mag., April 1762. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1813 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • Plan du Petit Goâve et de son acul pour servir au projet général de sa défense par mer en 1752.

    Scale ca. 1:5,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Has watermark. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Imperfect: Deteriorated and discolored along folds. On verso, upper left corner: No. 22. [changed to] 12. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 472 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1893 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Plano de la ciudad y puerto de la Havana.

    Scale ca. 1:12,500. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. Oriented with north to the left. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1821 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index and descriptive note. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: López De Vargas Machuca, Tomás
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Sketch of the harbour of Charles Town

    Scale ca. 1:166,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1550 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; ...

    Scale ca. 1:530,000. Hand colored. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows precinct boundaries. Insets: The harbour of Port Royal [ca. 1:200,000]--The bar and harbour of Charlestown [ca. 1:75,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1394 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • 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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islands, with Paulus and Red Hook together with part of the bay and soundings shewing the position they bear to each ether [sic] and to New ...

    Scale 1:4,800; 400 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Soundings shown in fathoms. "No. 13." Stamped on verso: Montresor. On verso, in upper right corner: N. York ... Paulus Hook, the narrows, Genl. Johnson. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1087 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • Plan d'une partie de la rade de Boston pour faire connaitre le dispositif de ses deffenses.

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" includes positions of vessels of French fleet, by name and commander. Accompanied by: Partie extraite d'un Memoire général sur Boston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 938 Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan de la rade et ville du Petit Goâve dans l'isle de St. Domingue.

    Scale ca. 1:15,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. "Tome I, no. 70." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1894 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Plan of Amelia Island in East Florida, north point of Amelia Island lyes in 30:55 north latitude 80:23 w. longitude from London, taken from De Brahm's Map of South Caroline & Georgia. ...

    Scales vary. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Hand colored. From W. Faden's The North American atlas. 1777. Includes notes and "A view of the entrance into St. Mary's River." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1630 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Hole in lower center. Vault AACR2: 100; ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c.

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. "339." Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1229 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Charles Town, South Carolina, with a chart of the bars & harbour,

    Scale ca. 1:56,700. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1541 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3; 700/1

    • Contributor: Cowley, R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Isle Amelia en Floride.

    Scales vary. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. From the author's Pilote américain septentrional. 1778-79. Includes notes and "Vue de l'entrée de la Riviere St. Marys ou Ste. Marie." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1631 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso: [Plate no.] 26. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778