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  • Plan of the French and rebells sieg[e] of Savannah in Georgia, in South [sic] America, deffend: t[h]rough the Br: Gen: August Prevost, 1779.

    Plan of the French and rebells sieg[e] of Savannah in Georgia...

    Scale ca. 1:1,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows detailed lines of fire for defenders and besiegers, as well as positions of 9 Oct. 1779. Buildings and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Map of a route through south west Pennsylvania from Fort Loundoun, Franklin Co. to Fort Pitt, Pittsburgh.

    Map of a route through south west Pennsylvania from Fort Loun...

    Scale 1:380,160; 6 miles to an in. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 673. Variant title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of His Majesty's forces in 1775, from the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers, and from those of other gentlemen.

    A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of H...

    Scale ca. 1:9,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "N.B. Since the evacuation of Boston ... " LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 933 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A chart of Delawar Bay, with soundings and nautical observations.

    A chart of Delawar Bay, with soundings and nautical observati...

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along left and right margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orders and instructions of the Right Honorable the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, to Samuel Holland, Esqr., His Majesty's Surveyor General of Lands for the Northern District of North America,

    A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to...

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings and color. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Wheeler, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Carte réduite des costes de la Louisiane et de la Floride.

    Carte réduite des costes de la Louisiane et de la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." Depths shown by soundings. "No. 66." Inset: Carte des embouchures du fleuve St. Louis. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1602 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Position du camp de l'armée combinée a Philipsburg du 6 juillet au 19 aoust.

    Position du camp de l'armée combinée a Philipsburg du 6 juill...

    Scale ca. 1:80,000; 2,000 toises = 40 mm. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Staten Island to Tarrytown, N.Y. Includes "Legende." LC Maps of North ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Carte de la partie nord, des États Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale.

    Carte de la partie nord, des États Unis de l'Amérique septent...

    Scale ca. 1:4,250,000. Prime meridian: Paris and Isle de Fer. Relief shown pictorially. "Liv. XVII. et XVIII. No. 47." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 744 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • New Hampshire.

    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, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Carte de la Louisiane et de la Floride.

    Carte de la Louisiane et de la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Prime meridian: Paris and l'Isle de Fer. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area of present Southern States. "Liv. XVI, no. 46." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1401 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redouts couloured yellow.

    Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge, with the proposed redou...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Shows proposed British redoubts, "rebel redout," and "Fort Independence." In upper ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Roads and country that Col. Campbell marched thro'--Ebenezer to Augusta in Georgia.

    [Roads and country that Col. Campbell marched thro'--Ebenezer...

    Scale ca. 1:175,000. Title in part from accompanying manuscript text. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Hand colored. Shows roads parallel to the Savannah River. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1573 Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • [Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province].

    [Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above A...

    Untitled pictorial depiction of rivers and fortifications on conical powder horn. Present title devised by cataloguer. Manuscript: Black/brown inks on bovine horn, shellacked. Has pewter pouring spout attached at narrow end and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Charte über de XIII Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-America,

    Charte über de XIII Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-America,

    Scale ca. 1:5,400,000. Title in margin: Les XIII Etats Unis de l'Amerique septentrionale, d'apress les meilleures & speciales carte angloises qui ont parues jusqu'ci. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. ...

    • Contributor: Güssefeld, F. L. - Güssefeld, F. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • The Province of New Jersey, divided into East and West, commonly called the Jerseys.

    The Province of New Jersey, divided into East and West, commo...

    Scale ca. 1:420,000. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Relief shown by hachures. Shows county boundaries and "Division line run in 1743 between East New Jersey and West New ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan de la ville de Charlestown, de ses retranchements et du siege faits par les Anglois en 1780.

    Plan de la ville de Charlestown, de ses retranchements et du ...

    Scale ca. 1:10,320. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1560 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 28 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A plan of the city of Philadelphia.

    A plan of the city of Philadelphia.

    Scale not given. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Indexed. Appears in The Philadelphia almanack for the year 1778. 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1316 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Norman, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Lines run in the Jersies for determining boundaries between that Province & New York.

    Lines run in the Jersies for determining boundaries between t...

    Scale ca. 1:740,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. On verso: No 33. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1244 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • Map of the island of Nantucket.

    Map of the island of Nantucket.

    Scale ca. 1:110,000. Relief shown by hachures. "Page 122." Annotated in pencil: 434 and 1782. From the author's Letters from an American farmer ... 1782. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 882 ...

    • Contributor: St. John De Crèvecoeur, J. Hector - St. John De Crèvecoeur, J. Hector
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Plan of the battle fought near Camden, August 16th, 1780.

    Plan of the battle fought near Camden, August 16th, 1780.

    Scale ca. 1:25,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1563 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 36 x ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Cours du fleuve Saint Louis depuis ses embouchures jusqu'à la rivière d'Iberville et costes voisines.

    Cours du fleuve Saint Louis depuis ses embouchures jusqu'à la...

    Scale ca. 1:830,000. "Tome I. no. 43." Prime meridian: Paris. Depths shown by soundings. From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 778 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and east New Jersey against the American forces commanded by General Washington from the 12th. of October, to the 28th. of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains, the 28th. of October.

    A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command...

    Scale ca. 1:84,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. LC Copy 1 on verso: Plan of operations at New York. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1055 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of the city of Philadelphia, surveyed the 28th August 1787, beginning at a bridge on the old York Road, N. 2⁰. W. 36 3/4 perches up said road to a corner of Beech Street, thence up said street N. 85⁰. W. 27 perches to a corner of land formerly Edward Roberts'; thence by said land S. 1⁰. E. 45 perches to Peggs Run, thence down said run, N. 78⁰. E. 28 perches to the place of beginning.

    A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of ...

    Scale ca. 1:650. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth and paper backing with reinforced edges. Imperfect: Margin deteriorated and torn. Cadastral map. Includes "Annexed coloured plan," ca. 1:1,000 and a note ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • [Puerto del Boston.

    [Puerto del Boston.

    Scale ca. 1:34,000. Title on attached label on verso: The city and harbour of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows settlements and fortifications. No. "43" ...

    • Contributor: Campo, Josef Del - Campo, Jošef Del
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A plan of the inlets & rivers of Savannah & Warsaw in the Province of Georgia.

    A plan of the inlets & rivers of Savannah & Warsaw in the Pro...

    Scale ca. 1:32,000; 220 chains, 80 to a mile & 1/2 mile to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. ...

    • Contributor: Yonge, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1751
  • Mr. Armstrong's rough draft of the country to the west of Susquehanna.

    Mr. Armstrong's rough draft of the country to the west of Sus...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Title from annotation on verso. Mounted on cloth backing, with reinforced edges. Watermarked. Relief shown pictorially. Shows central Pennsylvania and the location of "F. du Quesne" in western Pennsylvania. ...

    • Contributor: Armstrong, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Plan of Genl Du Portail. Plan of the position of Valley Forge after Jany. 1778.

    Plan of Genl Du Portail. Plan of the position of Valley Forge...

    Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil to show some distances. Annotated bar scale shows scale ca. 14,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Duportail, Antoine Jean Louis Le Bègue De Presle - Duportail, Antoine Jean Louis Le Bègue De Presle
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by the King's fleet commanded by Sir Guy Carleton upon Lake Champlain in "11th" of "Octr." 1776.

    The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Ar...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Date in title changed to "11th" of "Octr." Annotation added to title: From a sketch taken by an officer on the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col. Baum & attacks of the enemy on the 16th August at Walmscock near Benington, 1777.

    Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col. Baum & attacks ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000; 200 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions of battle fought in the ...

    • Contributor: Durnford, Desmaretz
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nord-America, nach der von Wm. Faden 1783 herausgegebenen Charte, auf welcher alle im englisch americanischen Kriege vorzüglich merkwürdig gewordenen Örter angezeigt, auch die Grenzen zwischen Grosbrittanien, America und Spanien nach Maasgabe des Friedensschulusses von 1783 bestimmt sind. Les États Unis de l'Ámerique Septentrionale ...

    Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nord-America, nach der von Wm. Fa...

    Scale ca. 1:13,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Place names in English. Text and legend in French. Two copies. Copy 1, location of major towns uncolored. Copy 2, location of major ...

    • Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • Plan of the heights of Charles Town, &c.

    Plan of the heights of Charles Town, &c.

    Scale ca. 1:6,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown by hachures. Inset: work made in place of the rebels' redoubt. On verso: Heights ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Richard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Les marches du corps du Lord Cornwallis de Billinsport jusqu'a Philadelphia au mois de Novembre, 1777.

    Les marches du corps du Lord Cornwallis de Billinsport jusqu'...

    Scale ca. 1:53,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Relief shown by hachures. Camps are dated Nov. 18 at Billinsport to Nov. 25 at Gloucester. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1277 Available ...

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th. October 1777, where the rebels were repulsed.

    A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th. October 1777, whe...

    Scale ca. 1:16,200. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Differs from other copies by oval cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1345 Stamped on verso: Montresor. Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan de Boston avec les sondes et les directions pour la navigation. Traduit de l'anglais.

    Plan de Boston avec les sondes et les directions pour la navi...

    Scale ca. 1:28,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Based on A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. [1777] From the author's Pilote ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Plan d'Amboy. Vues de la rade de Charles-Town et de Fort Sulivan, mai 1780.

    [Plan d'Amboy. Vues de la rade de Charles-Town et de Fort Sul...

    Scale ca. 1:25,600. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' List of maps of America. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. The view of Charleston Harbor concerns the assault on Fort Sulivan during the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the description of them given by a deserter who came to Stoney Point, 9th June, 1779.

    Sketch of the rebel works at West Point as taken from the des...

    Scale ca. 1:11,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and amounts of ordnance. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1203 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A Map of the lands ceded by the Cherokee Indians to the State of South-Carolina at a congress held in May, A.D. 1777; containing about 1,697,700 acres.

    A Map of the lands ceded by the Cherokee Indians to the State...

    Scale ca. 1:253,440. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: Charleston. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1522 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse.

    A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and...

    Scale ca. 1:240,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated "London, Published by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross, Novr. 26th 1781." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1464 Available also through the Library ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the governments of Trois Rivières, and Montreal:

    The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensi...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title in upper margin: A chorographical map of the country between Albany, Oswego, Fort Frontenac, and les Trois Rivières ... Drawn from authentic surveys by Thomas Jefferys, geographer to ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Environs de New-York, de Long-Island, etc.

    Environs de New-York, de Long-Island, etc.

    Scale ca. 1:95,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1212 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]

    [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first lar...

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington atlas. 1932. Cover title: George Washington; survey of land in Ohio, a grant from the Colony of Virginia to Washington for military ...

    • Contributor: Crawford, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • Exact plan of General Gage's lines on Boston Neck in America.

    Exact plan of General Gage's lines on Boston Neck in America.

    Scale ca. 1:3,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. "Engrav'd for the Pennsylv[ani]a magazine." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Country between North River and Croton River.

    [Country between North River and Croton River.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. French. Mounted portion on right side wanting. Includes ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Lake Champlain and Lake George, and the country between the Hudson and the lakes on the west, and Connecticut River on the east.

    [Lake Champlain and Lake George, and the country between the ...

    Scale ca. 1:640,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Imperfect: Right upper corner is missing. Base ...

    • Contributor: Medcalfe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • The United States according to the definitive treaty of peace signed at Paris Sept. 3d. 1783.

    The United States according to the definitive treaty of peace...

    Scale ca. 1:3,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "The lines singly coloured N.W. of the Ohio, are the divisions of that country into ten new states, by a resolve ...

    • Contributor: McMurray, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-59 ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Plan de la bataille de Montmouth où le Gl. Washington commandait l'Armée américaine et le Gl. Clinton l'Armée anglaise, le 28 juin 1778.

    Plan de la bataille de Montmouth où le Gl. Washington command...

    Scale ca. 1:30,500. Relief shown by hachures. From Michel René Hilliard d'Auberteuil's Essais historiques et politique sur les Anglo-Américains. Atlas. 1782. Includes "Explication des chifres." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1283 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the Province of Quebec.

    The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensil...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia.

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia.

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. LC copy annotated, has "8.11.45.Vme." Includes "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht - Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720.

    Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the dispos...

    Scale ca. 1:5,000. "Pa. 148" under brown edging. Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • [A chart of Boston Bay and vicinity.

    [A chart of Boston Bay and vicinity.

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 951 LC ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique,

    Carte du theatre de la guerre presente en Amerique,

    Scale ca. 1:5,350,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Relief shown pictorially. Includes inset of New Jersey to Massachusetts Bay, ca. 1:1,580,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 737 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Denis, Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery,

    Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery,

    Scale ca. 1:11,700. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Pictorial map. Shows area from Stony Point where British troops landed to above Fort Montgomery, routes of troop movements and military units. Sheet 72 ...

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Battle of Brandywine, in which the rebels were defeated, September the 11th 1777, by the army under the command of General Sr. Wam. Howe.

    Battle of Brandywine, in which the rebels were defeated, Sept...

    Scale ca. 1:15,200. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in ink above legend to change "Reference" to the attack made by the left under the command of Lt. Genl. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of the Province of New York, with part of Pensilvania, and New England,

    A map of the Province of New York, with part of Pensilvania, ...

    Scale ca. 1:320,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows administrative divisions. Inscribed: To the Right Honourable Sir Jeffery Amherst ... by his most obliged humble servant, John Montrésor, engineer. Prime meridian: ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Sketch of the coast from South Edisto to Charles Town, 1st March 1780.

    Sketch of the coast from South Edisto to Charles Town, 1st Ma...

    Scale ca. 1:166,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Annotated with brown ink in a different hand. On verso: Sketch of the rebel redoubt on Stono River destroyed by Genl. Prevost. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Roxbury to Concord. Roads & distances, &c.

    Roxbury to Concord. Roads & distances, &c.

    Not drawn to scale. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures. "No. 4." ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A Plan of that part of the boundary between the states of North and South Carolina, lying between that part of said boundary marked in 1764 and the old Cherokee boundary line. Fixed and marked by commissioners appointed by each respective colony, now states, in June A.D. 1772.

    A Plan of that part of the boundary between the states of Nor...

    Scale ca. 1:260,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: Charleston. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Old Cherokee Boundary" which was changed in 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1397 Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part of British America to the east & Spanish America to the west of the Mississippi.

    Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part...

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows longitude west from London and Ferro. From the London magazine. v. 34, June 1765, p. 276-277. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 724 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdido, & Scambia in the province of West Florida; with a sketch of the boundary between the nation of upper Creek Indians and that part of the province which is contigious thereto, as settled at the congresses at Pensacola in the years 1765 & 1771.

    A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdid...

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Drawn from the original map in British archives "Col. Off. 5. Vol. 73, pp. 103-104. (Old A.W.I. 276)." Includes descriptive ...

    • Contributor: Taitt, David
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • Reddition de l'Armée angloises commandée par Mylord Comte de Cornwallis aux armees combinées des Etats Unis de l'Amérique et de France aux ordres des Generaux Washington et de Rochambeau a Yorck Touwn et Glocester dans la Virginie, le 19 Octobre 1781.

    Reddition de l'Armée angloises commandée par Mylord Comte de ...

    Hand colored. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect, lower right corner torn off. col. view on sheet ...

    • Contributor: Mondhare (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of Fort Pownal at Penobscot built 1759.

    Plan of Fort Pownal at Penobscot built 1759.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 21." Watermark: J. Whatman. Includes 3 profile views. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 837 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • The Province of New Jersey, divided into East and West, commonly called the Jerseys.

    The Province of New Jersey, divided into East and West, commo...

    Scale ca. 1:430,000. Hand colored. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Relief shown by hachures. Cartographic source note in English and French. Shows county boundaries and "Division line run ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A topographical map of the Province of New Hampshire,

    A topographical map of the Province of New Hampshire,

    Scale ca. 1:260,000. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in upper left beside title, "No. 57" and in lower right margin "Holland's New Hampshire, 1784. No. 42." Relief shown by hachures. Shows township ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the troops in the beginning of the engagement of the 9th of July on the Monongahela 7 miles from Fort Du Quesne.

    A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the t...

    Scale 1:10,800; 300 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. The name R. Ohio applies also to the Allegheny. "No. 27." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate.

    Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1153 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map, on sheet 12 x 11 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775.

    A sketch of the action between the British forces and the Ame...

    Scale ca. 1:13,800. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

    [The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, e...

    Scale ca. 1:32,400. Title from the author's The course of Delaware River ... 1778. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Shows soundings, disposition of ships, etc. Names "Fort Mifflin" and "Fort ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Delaware counties.

    A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Del...

    Scale ca. 1:960,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. LC copy imperfect: Lower left corner missing. Shows trails. Includes descriptive notes and distance chart. ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Fort-Griswold.

    Fort-Griswold.

    Scale ca. 1:720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1026 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References" to magazines, "guns yt. much ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • [Map of the Ohio River from Fort Pitt.

    [Map of the Ohio River from Fort Pitt.

    Scale ca. 1:700,000. Title from Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. In pencil: Montresor, 1776. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Shows river course from New Martinsville, W.Va. ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army to the 24th of October 1776, under the command of His Excellency the Honorable William Howe, General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &ca, &ca, &ca.

    A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army t...

    Scale 1:24,000; 2,000 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Includes "References to the plan." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1152 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of Pensacola and its environs in its present state, from an actual survey in 1778.

    A plan of Pensacola and its environs in its present state, fr...

    Scale ca. 1:4,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map. Indexed. Imperfect; part of upper right corner torn out. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1661 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Purcell, Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A map, Somerset County.

    A map, Somerset County.

    Scale ca. 1:64,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Sommerset County by B. Morgan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • [Penobscot River and Bay, with the operations of the English fleet, under Sir George Collyer, against the division of Massachusetts troops acting against Fort Castine, August 1779; with full soundings up to the present site of Bangor.

    [Penobscot River and Bay, with the operations of the English ...

    Scale ca. 1:46,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia,

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Shows names of land holders in rural areas. Includes table of distances and "Elevation of the State House." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1320 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1775, between His Majesty's troops under the command of Major General Howe, and the rebel forces,

    A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1...

    Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. An engraved map, with change of title, appears in Stedman's History of the origin, process, and termination of the American War. London, 1794. A copy ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Frederick County, Va. on the Cacapon River].

    [Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Fre...

    Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington Atlas. 1932. Survey plot is located either in Hampshire County or Morgan County, W. Va. Handwritten on verso: William Hughes Junr., plat for 460 acres, ...

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • A Plan of West Florida, the Isle of Orleans, and some parts of the Spanish dominions to the westward of the Mississipi.

    A Plan of West Florida, the Isle of Orleans, and some parts o...

    Scale 1:760,320; 12 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the present state of Mississippi, southeastern Louisiana, and Mobile Bay. Includes note on navigation and "This line being proposed to ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • This map of Kentucke, drawn from actual observations, is inscribed with the most perfect respect, to the Honorable the Congress of the United States of America; and to His Excellcy. George Washington, late Commander in Chief of their Army.

    This map of Kentucke, drawn from actual observations, is insc...

    Scale 1:633,600; 10 miles to an in. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Includes inscriptions. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 792 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Filson, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio & Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage & Skaniadarade their beaver hunting countries, of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain. Wherein is also shewn the antient & present seats of the Indian nations.

    A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz....

    Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." Differs from other copies in absence of Connecticut River north of "Great Falls." Differs also in ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • Plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing its defences during the years 1777 & 1778, together with the siege of Mud Island on the River Delaware.

    Plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs shewing its...

    Scale ca. 1:14,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. "To the Honble. Sir William Howe K.B. general and commander in chief of all His Majesty's forces within the colonies laying ...

    • Contributor: Nicole, Pierre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlestown : the metropolis of the province of South Carolina.

    Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlesto...

    New York City map shows streets, wharves, ferries, principal buildings, and built-up area. Charleston view is panorama of waterfront and quays with principal buildings lettered for identification (no index present). Relief shown ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • A plan of Portsmouth Harbour in the province of Virginia shewing the works erected by the British forces for its defence, 1781.

    A plan of Portsmouth Harbour in the province of Virginia shew...

    Scale ca. 1:95,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Stratton, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Nova Anglia.

    Nova Anglia.

    Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Indian's robe is patterned, man has 1 button on cuff, etc. ...

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • [Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

    [Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 33. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1084 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Carte de la partie nord, des États Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale.

    Carte de la partie nord, des États Unis de l'Amérique septent...

    Scale ca. 1:4,250,000. Prime meridian: Paris and Isle de Fer. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 744 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • Soundings of the bar of Sandy Hook at low water & the marks made use of for the best water ...

    Soundings of the bar of Sandy Hook at low water & the marks m...

    Scale ca. 1:31,500. Depths shown by soundings. Title on verso: Sandy Hook, 133. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Prime meridian: Greenwich. Inset view: Appearance of the leading mark over the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • An accurate map of the United States of America, with part of the surrounding provinces agreeable to the Treaty of Peace of 1783,

    An accurate map of the United States of America, with part of...

    Scale ca. 1:4,100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Shows national boundaries, towns and cities, frontier forts, trading posts, Indian villages and tribal territory, rivers and lakes, swamps, portages, and ...

    • Contributor: Cary, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and North Carolina; comprehending the river Ohio, and all the rivers, which fall into it; part of the river Mississippi, the whole of the Illinois River, Lake Erie; part of the lakes Huron, Michigan &c. and all the country bordering on these lakes and rivers.

    A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Mar...

    Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows military bounty lands. Includes historical and descriptive notes. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Hutchins, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Delaware counties.

    A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Del...

    Scale ca. 1:960,000. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows trails. Includes descriptive notes and distance chart. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1036 LC Trails, ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adjacent with the road from Boston to Concord, shewing the place of the late engagement between the King's troops & the provincials, together with the several encampments of both armies in & about Boston. Taken from an actual survey.

    A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adja...

    Scale ca. 1:120,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: De Costa, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina : by a squadron of His Majesty's ships, on the 28th of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces, and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels from the drawings made on the spot /

    A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in So...

    Scale ca. 1:26,200. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1545 British squadron represented pictorially. Inset: Plan of the platform in Sulivans Fort, by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Draft of roads in New Jersey.

    Draft of roads in New Jersey.

    Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Shows roads of Camden and Gloucester counties, New Jersey. Described in Samuel S. Smith's The fight for the Delaware, under the title ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan de Portsmouth en Virginie.

    Plan de Portsmouth en Virginie.

    Scale ca. 1:3,333. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Shows defense works, forts, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1454 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 30 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

    The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, ex...

    Scale ca. 1:33,200. Hand colored. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Boston Harbour, with the surroundings, &c.

    [Boston Harbour, with the surroundings, &c.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A chorographical map of the Province of New-York in North America, divided into counties, manors, patents and townships; exhibiting likewise all the private grants of land made and located in that Province;

    A chorographical map of the Province of New-York in North Ame...

    Scale ca. 1:322,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Inscribed: To His Excellency Major General William Tryon ... "Advertisement. The tracts of land coloured ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Baye et port d'Yorc, capitale de la Nouvelle Yorc.

    Baye et port d'Yorc, capitale de la Nouvelle Yorc.

    Scale ca. 1:63,000. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I. No. 32." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1223 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Captain Snow's scetch of the country by himself, and the best accounts he could receive from the Indian traders.

    Captain Snow's scetch of the country by himself, and the best...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Shows location of forts, western Pennsylvania, northern Virginia, northern Maryland, Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary line, and "Road to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, &ca." LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: Snow
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1754
  • [Map of Stony and Verplanck Points on the Hudson River as fortified by Sir Henry Clinton June 1779.

    [Map of Stony and Verplanck Points on the Hudson River as for...

    Scale ca. 1:20,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1198 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adjacent countrys.

    A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adja...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's General topography of North America and the West Indies... 1768. Hand colored. Copy incomplete: Coverage ends at 1000 W. long. DLC. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • A plan of the town of Boston and its environs, with the lines, batteries, and incampments of the British and American armies.

    A plan of the town of Boston and its environs, with the lines...

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps and Charts, 1750-1789, 930 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: [Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Battle of Guildford fought on the 15 of March 1781.

    Battle of Guildford fought on the 15 of March 1781.

    Scale ca. 1:10,800. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1514 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A new and accurate map of Virginia wherein most of the counties are laid down from actual surveys. With a concise account of the number of inhabitants, the trade, soil, and produce of that Province.

    A new and accurate map of Virginia wherein most of the counti...

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. Hand colored. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Williamsburg. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1440 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Henry, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770