• About this Collection --                        Rochambeau Map Collection

    About this Collection -- Rochambeau Ma...

    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
  • Partie occidentale de la Virginie, Pensylvanie, Maryland, et Caroline Septle. la rivière d'Ohio, et toutes celles qui s'y jettent, partie de la Rivière Mississippi, tout le cours de la rivière de Illinois, le Lac Erie, partie des Lacs Huron et Michigan &. toutes les contrées qui bordent ces lacs et rivières,

    Partie occidentale de la Virginie, Pensylvanie, Maryland, et ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Translation of Thomas Hutchins' New map of the western part of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina, 1778. Includes descriptive and historical notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 790 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 49 x 60 ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi,

    Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi,

    Scale ca. 1:6,200,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Natichitoches, éstablissemt. françois fait en 1717 par Mr. de Bienville" and routes of explorers, De Soto and others. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 36 x 41 cm.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1717
  • Le cours du fleuve Missisipi selon les relations les plus modernes.

    Le cours du fleuve Missisipi selon les relations les plus mod...

    Scale ca. 1:11,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Shows territory from Hudson Bay to the Gulf of Mexico, and from headwaters of the Rio Grande to the mouth of the St. Lawrence. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 37 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: Bernard, Jean Frédéric
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1737
  • 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. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Includes descriptive and historical notes. Supplements the author's A topographical description of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina. Brown, Lloyd Arnold. Early maps of the Ohio Valley. 51 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 789 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Hutchins, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778