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  • Carte de la Louisiane et pays voisins, pour servir a l'Histoire générale des voyages.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV. No. 12." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 74 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1757
  • Carte des possessions angloises & françoises du continent de l'Amérique septentrionale. Kaart van de Engelsche en Fransche bezittingen in het vaste land van Noord America.

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Île de Fer. Based on Jean Palairet's Carte des possessions angloises françoises du continent de l'Amérique septentrionale, 1755. LC copies 1 and 3 has some French forts circled in red. LC copy 2 only boundaries are colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 58 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Ottens, R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • A map of Guadeloupe, one of the Caribby Islands in the West Indies subject to France.

    Relief shown pictorially. From London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. March 1759, v. 28. In upper margin: For the London Mag. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2013 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Plano del Puerto de la Mobila Situado en latd. No. de 300 10ʹ m. tomado á los Ingleses el dia 14 de Marzo de 1780.

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows the entrance to Mobile Bay, with the peninsula of "Pta. de la Mobilla" and the "Ya. Delfina." On verso: No. 188. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1670 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island, with the batteries on Province Island.

    Scale ca. 1:1,750. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1348 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Carte de de [sic] l'Isle St. Christophe,

    Scale ca. 1:78,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. "Tom XV, in 40, no. 11. Tome 15, in 80, page 522." Appears in Jean François de La Harpe's Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages ... Atlas. 1780. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1991 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • The Country twenty five miles round New York,

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Published according to act of Parliament, 1st November, 1776, by W. Hawkes ... " Shows radial distances. Includes "Chronological table of the most interesting occurrences since the commencement of hostilities in North America." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1096 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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, near Portsmouth and the Isles of Shoals. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 874 Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A new plan of Boston Harbour from an actual survey.

    Scale ca. 1:110,000. "N.B. Charlestown burnt June 17th, 1775 by the regulars." Index for points of interest. Cited in David McNeely Stauffer's American engravers upon copper and steel as appearing in the Pennsylvania magazine, June, 1775. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 948 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Lownes, Cale
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Charts of the coast of Florida]

    Scales vary. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. 1901. p. 280. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated in margins. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Individual maps annotated to show dates of receipt. Some maps annotated on verso with variant titles and separate numbering scheme. Includes coastal profiles and text. Accompanied by manuscript catalog of exhibition entries. ...

    • Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • A chart of the harbour of Boston

    Scale ca. 1:24,500. Title from accompanying title page. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. LC copy imperfect: Brittle on edges and deterioration along fold. Includes index entitled "References" to Boston. "Nautical remarks and directions" and "Marks for the rocks and shoals in sailing into the harbour" on title page. Accompanied by title page. 1 l. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765.

    Scale ca. 1:890,000. Relief shown pictorially. Copy 1: "Mississippi 33" on verso. Three copies. Copy 1: colored in yellow and green; copy 2: colored in yellow and brown; copy 3: colored in blue and yellow. Copy 1: from Thomas Kitchen's A general atlas. 1780. Copies 2 and 3: from Thomas Jeffery's The American atlas. 1775. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 781 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Ross
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Coast of Maine from Salter Island to Portland Head.

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. LC copy imperfect: Deterioration along folds. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 856 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Carte de la nouvelle Georgia.

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tome I, no. 38." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1593 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • [New York Island and East Jersey. Unfinished.

    Scale ca. 1:17,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Variant title in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Topography of upper part of Manhattan Island from about 85th St. to about the Van Cortlandt Manor house, above King's bridge. 1777-1780. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows detailed topography of Manhattan Island north of Hell ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Archipelague du Mexique ou sont les isles de Cuba, Espagnole, Iamaïque, &c.

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Title in margin: Teâtre de la guerre en Amérique telle qu'elle est à present possedée par les Espagnols, Anglois, François, et Hollandois, &c: Nouvellement mis au jour, par Cóvens et Mortier. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes insets of Vera Cruz, Havana, "Baye de Porto Bello," and Isthmus of Panama, col. illus., and explanatory notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Cóvens, Jean
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1757
  • [Taking of Savannah in Dec. 1778]

    Scale ca. 1:21,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1574 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Phelipeau, René
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • America Septentrionalis a Domini d'Anville in Galliis edita nunc in Anglia. Coloniis in interiorem Virginiam deductis nec non Fluvii Ohio aucta cursu notisque geographicis et historicis illustrata. Ao. 1756.

    Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Boundary for East Florida reflecting agreement of 1763 is shown. Boundary of West Florida is not shown. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 68 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes German text relating to English and ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • 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 ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. LC copy annotated in ink. One annotation shows "Indian line as of treaty in 1784." Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Includes historical and descriptive text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 789 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Hutchins, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan de la baie de Narraganset dans la Nouvelle Angleterre avec toutes les îles qu'elle renferme parmi lesquelles se trouvent Rhode-Island et l'île de Connonicut.

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. No. "337" and "12" in upper right corner. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins

    Scale ca. 1:5,700,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sur de nouvelles obserbations on a corrigé les lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 90 Differs from other copy in presence of hand colored boundaries along the Appalachian Mountains to the mouth of The Mississippi; along the Alatamah River south of Georgia; and to the west of "Louisiane." Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • Fort on Noddles Island.

    Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. On verso, in different hand: W. H. Spooner. No. 2. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina.

    Scale ca. 1:11,800. Hand colored. Includes descriptive index and inset of "Charlestown harbour," ca. 1:430,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1554 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Plan of the siege of Charles Town in South Carolina under command of His Excellence Sir Henry Clinton and under direction of ... Collonel Mount-Crieff as chief ingener, this town was surrendered ...

    Scale ca. 1:11,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Shows detailed lines of fire for defenders and besiegers. Ships shown pictorially. On verso: Siege of Charles Town, South Carolina. Lieut. Finnegan, 16th Regt. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1556 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Carte des environs du Cap François et des paroisses qui en dependent.

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1877 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Tome I, no. 63." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764