• About this Collection -- Rochambeau Map Collection

    The collection consists of 40 manuscript and 26 printed maps, and a manuscript atlas, the originals of which are in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division. The Rochambeau Map Collection contains cartographic items used by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725-1807), when he was commander in chief of the French expeditionary army (1780-82) during the American Revolution. The maps ...

    • Date: 1725
  • Georgia, from the latest authorities.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography." Shows the present states of Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700/1

    • Contributor: Barker, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Carte générale de l'Océan Atlantique ou Occidental,

    Scale ca. 1:12,000,000. Depths shown by soundings. Mercator projection. Prime meridian: Paris. "No. 20." LC copy annotated in red to plot voyage from Brest to "F. Dauphin" in Haiti. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 440; 651/1; 650/2

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Vermont, from actual survey.

    Scale ca. 1:670,000. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • The State of Maryland from the best authorities.

    Scale ca. 1:770,000. LC copy annotated in black ink. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved." Inset: Continuation of the Potowmac River, from Fort Cumberland. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 700/2; 700/3

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Plan du canton de Plimouth et partie des Baradéres.

    Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the bottom. Shows eastern limits as of 1781 and 1790 and names of owners of real property tracts. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650; 651

    • Contributor: Frignet
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • The State of New Jersey, compiled from the most authentic information.

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Shows towns, county boundaries, and the "Division line of East and West Jersey." "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700/1; 700/2

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • A map of Kentucky from actual survey

    Scale ca. 1:700,000. LC copy imperfect: Margin deteriorated. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Includes descriptive notes. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1969 ed.) 641 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Barker, Elihu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Connecticut, from the best authorities.

    Scale ca. 1:460,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • The State of New Hampshire. Compiled chiefly from actual surveys.

    Scale ca. 1:700,000. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794