• Related Resources --                        Rochambeau Map Collection

    Related Resources -- Rochambeau Map Co...

    The American Memory collections contain many references both to Rochambeau and the American Revolution in various formats, including photographs, prints, maps, songs, and oral histories. See the collections listed below for specific references. African American Perspectives: Pamphlets from the Daniel A. P. Murray Collection, 1818-1907 contains many pamphlets relating to the American Revolution. Documents from the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention, 1774-1789 includes ...

    • Date: 1818
  • The State of New Hampshire. Compiled chiefly from actual surveys.

    The State of New Hampshire. Compiled chiefly from actual surv...

    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. map 45 x 29 cm.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • 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
  • To His Excellency Genl. Washington, Commander in Chief of the armies of the United States of America, this plan of the investment of York and Gloucester has been surveyed and laid down,

    To His Excellency Genl. Washington, Commander in Chief of the...

    Scale ca. 1:14,400. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References to the British lines" with illus. of ships and "Explanation" of the American and French siege operations. LC copy annotated on verso: Plan de l'investissement de York et de Glocester. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1471 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map on ...

    • Contributor: Bauman, Sebastian
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Rights & Access --                        Rochambeau Map Collection

    Rights & Access -- Rochambeau Map Coll...

    The maps in the Map Collections materials were either published prior to 1922, produced by the United States government, or both (see catalogue records that accompany each map for information regarding date of publication and source). The Library of Congress is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection (see Title 17 of ...

  • The State of Maryland from the best authorities.

    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. map 29 x 43 cm.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • The State of New Jersey, compiled from the most authentic information.

    The State of New Jersey, compiled from the most authentic inf...

    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. map 47 x 31 cm.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • [An accurate map of North and South Carolina, with their Indian frontier, shewing in a distinct manner all the mounta]ins, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships, and other divisions of the land in both the provinces;

    [An accurate map of North and South Carolina, with their Indi...

    Scale ca. 1:530,000. Hand colored. Imperfect: Part of title wanting. Prime meridian: 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 site as a raster image. col. map 101 x 141 ...

    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A map of Kentucky from actual survey

    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. map 44 x 99 cm.

    • Contributor: Barker, Elihu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Vermont, from actual survey.

    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. map 38 x 31 cm.

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Georgia, from the latest authorities.

    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. 1 map, 23 x 40 cm.

    • Contributor: Barker, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • This map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak Bays, with the said bays and shores adjacent drawn from the most accurate surveys.

    This map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak Bays, ...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Inscribed "To the American Philosophical Society." Hand colored. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1376 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 57 x 43 cm.

    • Contributor: Churchman, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Connecticut, from the best authorities.

    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. map 31 x 38 cm.

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Sketch of the engagement at Trenton, given on the 26th of December 1776 betwixt the American troops under command of General Washington, and three Hessian regiments under command of Colonell Rall, in which the latter a part surrendert themselves prisoner of war.

    Sketch of the engagement at Trenton, given on the 26th of Dec...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1267 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map; 23 x 28 cm.

    • Contributor: Wiederholdt, Andreas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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
  • Campaign of MDCCLXXVI.

    Campaign of MDCCLXXVI.

    Scale ca. 1:185,000. Includes descriptive index entitled "Explanation" and inset "Campaign of MDCCLXXVII," ca. 1:410,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1058 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 54 x 45 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Map of Queens Village or Lloyd Neck in Queens County on the north side of Long Island in the Province (now State) of New York. Situated near the parallel of 41 degrees north lattitude.

    Map of Queens Village or Lloyd Neck in Queens County on the n...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. A sketch map showing locations of houses, with owners' names, ponds, etc. A "fort block house built by ye enemy" [i.e. British] and "An inlet where whale boats & barges may be secreted" are of Revolutionary War interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1202 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781