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  • A new chart of the Mediterranean Sea /

    A new chart of the Mediterranean Sea /

    Depths shown by soundings in selected areas. Statement of dedication: To the Right Honorable Horatio Baron Nelson of the Nile and of Burnham Thorpe in Norfolk, Rear Admiral of the Blue, and Knight of the Military Order of the Garter, this chart is most repectfully dedicated by his grateful much obliged humble servant, William Heather. "Published as the Act directs, July 12th 1797, by ...

    • Contributor: Heather, William - Stephenson, John - Norie, J. W. (John William) - Michelot, Henri - W. Heather & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1797
  • Mouth and bar of Pearl River, Island of Oahu, Hawaiian Islands /

    Mouth and bar of Pearl River, Island of Oahu, Hawaiian Islands /

    Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In upper left corner: Sheet no. 1.

    • Contributor: Sands, J. H. - Cutts, R. M. - Wilson, D. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Winter Harbor : Winter Harbor Land Co.'s property 1889 /

    Winter Harbor : Winter Harbor Land Co.'s property 1889 /

    From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy stained and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 20-83

    • Contributor: Simpson, G. E. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1889
  • Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va. /

    Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C....

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." Available also ...

    • Contributor: Young, William S. - Upshur, A. P. (Abel Parker) - Whiting, William - Smith, M. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1842
  • Kankai kōro shinzu /

    Kankai kōro shinzu /

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Kotenseki sōgō mokuroku, 2013-09-11 (環海航路新図 (かんかいこうろしんず), 地図 1枚; 著者: 広瀬包章; 出版事項: 須原屋茂兵衛 他 3, 文久 2). LC copy has "廣瀬氏藏板" stamped. DLC

    • Contributor: Hirose, Hoan - Hirose, Ikk - Hirose, Aishin - Japanese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Chart showing the depth of the James and York rivers as they enter Chesapeake Bay, with towns adjacent.

    Chart showing the depth of the James and York rivers as they ...

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 227. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the right. Shows settlements, points of interest, and aids to navigation. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Pearl Lochs and Puuloa Entrance, Ewa, Oahu /

    Pearl Lochs and Puuloa Entrance, Ewa, Oahu /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Lyons, C. J. - Lidgate, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • [Marshall Islands stick chart, Rebbelib type].

    [Marshall Islands stick chart, Rebbelib type].

    Title and date supplied by cataloger. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Model housed in a cloth covered box with a clear plastic cover. Square rebbelib used by the Marshallese to navigate the Pacific Ocean by canoe off the coast of the Marshall Islands. Indicates sailing directions for atolls and islands in both the Ratak (eastern) and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 192?
  • United States, East Coast, North Carolina : New River Inlet /

    United States, East Coast, North Carolina : New River Inlet /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Nautical chart of New River Inlet and coastal region of North Carolina. At head of title: Department of Commerce, United States of America. In lower left margin: 32-8/22. Includes notes, tidal information, and abbreviations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1932
  • Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by R.D. Cutts, Asst. & A.E. Rodgers, Sub-Asst. ;  topography by R.D. Cutts, Asst., A.M. Harrison & A.F. Rodgers, Sub-Assts. ; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. Comdg. James Alden, U.S.N. Assist.

    Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California : from a trigonomet...

    Relief shown in hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Covers San Francisco Bay and adjacent water and land areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 1 inset, 3 coastal panoramas and sailing information.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus) - Rodgers, A. F. - Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Potomac River, Mattawoman Creek to Georgetown : United States--East Coast, Maryland--Virginia--District of Columbia.

    Potomac River, Mattawoman Creek to Georgetown : United States...

    Nautical chart. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours, gradient tints, and soundings. Note rubber-stamped in lower margin. Includes notes, inset of "Washington harbor," and coat-of-arms. Publisher's no.: 560. LC copy fold-lined and annotated in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1968
  • Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank /

    Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank /

    Depths shown by soundings. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Some losses. Torn, taped and repaired along fold lines.

    • Contributor: Wilkes, Charles - Stiles, Sherman & Smith
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1837
  • Chart of Orchard Shoal, Lower Bay, New-York /

    Chart of Orchard Shoal, Lower Bay, New-York /

    Depths shown by contours and soundings. India and col. inks. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Rubber-stamped, labels affixed to recto, titles added in margins in red crayon by later hand. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Balbach, Arthur - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Craven, Tunis A. M. - Wadsworth, A. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Isles of Shoals /

    Isles of Shoals /

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Depths shown by soundings. "Engraved for the American coast pilot, 13th ed." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March) - Hooker, William - E. & G.W. Blunt (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1837
  • [Portolan atlas of 9 charts and a world map, etc. Dedicated to Hieronymus Ruffault, Abbot of St. Vaast].

    [Portolan atlas of 9 charts and a world map, etc. Dedicated t...

    Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on vellum. Each double-page illumination (col. diagrs., col. maps) 21 x 29 cm. Compass rose on inside back cover. "Maps 1, 2, and 10 show America. No. 1 shows the Gulf of California which Ulloa discovered in 1539. On the same map Yucatan is shown as an island, and the east and west coasts of North and South America are ...

    • Contributor: Agnese, Battista
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1544

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  • Japan : Nipon, Kiusiu and Sikok, and a part of the coast of Korea /

    Japan : Nipon, Kiusiu and Sikok, and a part of the coast of K...

    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Published according to Act of Parliament at the Hydrographic Office of the Admiralty Octr. 12th. 1855." "Positions of coast doubtful." "The part between C. Irako-Saki & C. Sagami from Siebold's Chart." "2347." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Great Britain. Hydrographic Department - J. & C. Walker (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • [Marshall Islands stick chart, Meddo type].

    [Marshall Islands stick chart, Meddo type].

    Title and date supplied by cataloger. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Model housed in a cloth covered box with a clear plastic cover. "This type of stick chart used by Marshall Islanders represents a sectional or local nautical chart and usually portrays part of an island group. This Meddo represents the western or Ralik chain of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 192?
  • [A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continents].

    [A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continen...

    Also shows the southeast Pacific Ocean, the southwest Indian Ocean, as well as the continents of South America, Africa, Europe, and portions of North America and Asia. Relief shown pictorially. Title supplied by cataloger. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 16. LC Luso-Hispanic World, Vellum Chart 16 Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and colored pencil, matted and mounted between panels of transparent Lucite plexiglass; the panels are riveted ...

    • Contributor: Roiz, Pascoal
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1633
  • [Marshall Islands stick chart, Mattang type].

    [Marshall Islands stick chart, Mattang type].

    Title and date supplied by cataloger. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Model housed in a cloth covered box with a clear plastic cover. "This class of stick chart was used as a training aid and represents no particular geographical area. They were usually symmetrical in shape. The shells represent any island and the pattern of waves ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 192?
  • Preliminary sketch showing the coast line of the Pearl Lochs, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands /

    Preliminary sketch showing the coast line of the Pearl Lochs,...

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In upper left corner: Sheet no. 3.

    • Contributor: Lyons, C. J. - Lidgate, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • A chart of the coast of America : from New York and Philadelphia to the Strait or Gulf of Florida, and from thence to the Mississippi /

    A chart of the coast of America : from New York and Philadelp...

    Nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures in selected areas. Depths shown by soundings. In lower margin of each of the original sheets: A New Edition. London, Published as the Act directs, March 1st 1837, by J.W. Norie & Co., at the Navigation Warehouse, no. 157 Leadenhall Street. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Hand col. in red and yellow to show lights and ...

    • Contributor: Norie, J. W. (John William) - J.W. Norie & Co. - Norie, J. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1837
  • Bermuda Islands.

    Bermuda Islands.

    Scale ca. 1:22,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Depths shown by soundings. Shows location of forts, city of St. George's, and boundaries of "tribes" and "St. Georges Parish." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text pertaining to soundings and tides and inset of "Castle Island." On verso: 5. LC Maps of North ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Puerto Rico, Bahía de San Juan /

    Puerto Rico, Bahía de San Juan /

    Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Caution. This chart has been corrected from the Notice to mariners published weekly ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, chronology of Columbus' voyages, tidal information, channel depth information, inset of "Columbus' voyage," ancillary map, and col. ill. "25670."

    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Christopher Columbus Quincentenary Jubilee Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1992
  • Gloucester Harbor, Massachusetts /

    Gloucester Harbor, Massachusetts /

    Scale 1:20,000. Facsimile. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976." "BiC-18." Includes sailing information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 700/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - National Ocean Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1976
  • Okinawajima nanbu : Nihon Nansei Shotō = Southern portion of Okinawa Sima : Nippon Nansei Syotō.

    Okinawajima nanbu : Nihon Nansei Shotō = Southern portion of ...

    Possibly a draft prepared for reproduction by Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. A seal "Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy"; and "Emergency reproduction of Japanese charts"--On a piece of paper pasted on map. "From H.O.N.M.: from other sources: Printed by H.O., Aug '44 [date handwritten]"; also "Soundings and heights in meters"; and "Fathoms to meters" (table)--Printed ...

    • Contributor: Japan. Kaigunshō. Suirobu - United States. Hydrographic Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1937
  • Map of Anacostia River in the District of Columbia and Maryland /

    Map of Anacostia River in the District of Columbia and Maryla...

    Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Area to be filled shaded in red." Oriented with north toward the upper right. "To accompany report of Oct. 24, 1891, Peter C. Hains, Lieut. Colonel of Engineers." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Cross section of proposed channel." "H Ex--30--52 1." LC copy fold-lined, halved, and mounted on cloth ...

    • Contributor: Hains, Peter C. (Peter Conover) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Hains, Peter C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • Western Route to China. East India Archipelago /

    Western Route to China. East India Archipelago /

    Hydrographic chart of South China Sea, north-east of Borneo. Relief shown by bathymetric soundings, hachures and spot heights. Insets: South-west extremity of Palawan Island; Bruni and Labouan; Balambangan Isld.; Ambong Bay & c. Includes coastal profiles. LC copy wanting top half of map. LC copy annotated in red ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Imray, James F. (James Frederick) - James Imray and Son - Imray, James F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • The Atlantic Neptune,

    The Atlantic Neptune,

    L.C. copy no. 3, with 125 items. Charts dated 1774 to 1781. Undated ed. in 3 volumes, called part I, part II, and part III in their respective tables of contents. The general t.p., without volume numbering or imprint, and the prelim. leaves are repeated in each volume. The contents leaf for pt. 2 calls for a chart of Prince Edward's Island instead of ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800

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  • [Zee-atlas].

    [Zee-atlas].

    Nautical charts with numerous place-names along coastlines. Depths shown by soundings. Title from citation in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of geographical atlases, p. 246. Most maps in Dutch; text and titles in Dutch, French, English, or Latin on some maps. Philips 3464 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in pencil on some maps. ...

    • Contributor: Loots, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1705

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  • A new chart of Nantucket Shoals & George's Bank with the adjacent coast /

    A new chart of Nantucket Shoals & George's Bank with the adja...

    Relief shown by soundings. Includes navigational notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Torn along edges, stained, darkened, creased, backed by cloth. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-099

    • Contributor: Lambert, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1813
  • Atlas maritimus or, the sea-atlas : being a book of maratime (sic) charts describing the coasts, capes, headlands, sands, shoals, rocks and dangers, the bays, roads, harbours, rivers, and ports in most of the known parts of the world : with the true course and distances from one place to anot., gathered from the latest discoveries that hath been made, by divers[e], able and experienced navigators of our English nation, accommodated with an hidrographical (sic) description of the whole world &c. /

    Atlas maritimus or, the sea-atlas : being a book of maratime ...

    Relief shown pictorially on some maps. Depths shown by soundings on some maps. Engraved title page. Phillips, 3455 Includes "Mapp of the world" on engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Accompanied by manuscript note from the dealer, Henry Stevens, Son & Stiles dated Nov. 4, 1909 (on sheet 26 x 21 cm., folded in ...

    • Contributor: Thornton, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700

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  • [Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea, western Europe, and the northwest coast of Africa].

    [Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea, western Europe, and...

    Title supplied by cataloger. Attributed to Joan Oliva by John Wolter in A portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and western European waters, with a world map, 1987. Pen-and-ink and watercolor on vellum. World map painted on paper affixed to vellum. Six blank paper pages precede and follow the 10 vellum pages of maps. Circular watermarks on pp. [3] and [19]. Bound in contemporary ...

    • Contributor: Oliva, Joan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1590

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  • [Chart of the Straits of Gaspar, Straits of Banca, and adjacent areas of the China and Java Seas] /

    [Chart of the Straits of Gaspar, Straits of Banca, and adjace...

    Also shows adjacent coasts of Sumatra and the islands of Bengka and Belitin. Depths shown by soundings. Hand drawn copy of printed original. "Published by Jones Horsburgh, Hydrographer to the Honble. E.I. Company, Jany. 1, 1819, according to Act of Parliament." Annotated in different hand to show the track of the "Brig Macedonian of Boston ... Nov. 1820." Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Horsburgh, James - Bateman, J. (John)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1820
  • Mappemonde a l'usage du roy /

    Mappemonde a l'usage du roy /

    Shows nautical exploration routes. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1720
  • A new chart of Massachusetts Bay, and part of the coast of Maine /

    A new chart of Massachusetts Bay, and part of the coast of Ma...

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. LC copy annotated in ink and watercolor to show lights. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Covers coast of New England from Buzzards Bay to Monhegan Island. "Entered according to Act of Congress Feb. 11th 1822, by Cushing & Appleton and S. Lambert of Massachusetts." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Lambert, Samuel - Whipple, Henry - Cushing & Appleton
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Mapamondi.

    Mapamondi.

    Relief and depths shown pictorially. Title from first word of descriptive text on first facsim. leaf. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In Catalan; introd.; uncaptioned in Spanish by J. Vernet and D. Romano. Traditionally attributed to A. Cresques, with the possible collaboration of his son, J. Cresques. Facsim. of the 1375 ed. of the Catalan atlas, ...

    • Contributor: Cresques, Abraham - Bibliothèque Nationale De France
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1959

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  • Carte de la baie de Chesapeake et de la partie navigable des rivières, James, York, Patowmack, Patuxen, Patapsco, North-East, Choptank et Pokomack.

    Carte de la baie de Chesapeake et de la partie navigable des ...

    Scale ca. 1:525,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. "14." From the author's Neptune americo-septentrional contenant les côtes. 1778-80. Includes text and inset "Plan de la Baie Herring en Maryland." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Two copies. Copy 1 sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Vault AACR2: 110; 650/1; 651/2; 700/1

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778