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  • [Chart of the Gulf Coast from Pensacola to Atchafalaya River.

    Scale ca. 1:530,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deterioration along folds. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1607 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • The north east shore of the Gulph of Mexico.

    Scale ca. 1:128,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. LC copy imperfect: Deterioration along folds. Shows coasts of western Florida and small portion of Alabama from Apalachicola River to Mobile Bay. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1651 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A chart of Port Royal and Kingston Harbours in the island of Jamaica /

    Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1953 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Small portions along fold lines missing. Vault

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A sketch of the battle near Camden in South Carolina, 16 Augst. 1780.

    Scale ca. 1:4,800. Relief shown by shading and hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1554 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Coast of New Hampshire and Massachusetts from Great Boars Head to Marblehead Harbor.

    Scale ca. 1:52,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold and upper and lower margins. Publication information trimmed from lower margin. Shows coast of Essex County, Massachusetts and part of Rockingham County, New Hampshire. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 963 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 15, with 80 items. The first chart in the volume, "The coast of Nova Scotia, New England, New York, New Jersey, the Gulph and River of St. Lawrence," with imprint date Nov. 1, 1780, has an engr. note referring to the fishing rights of the French and the Americans, presumably added after the Treaty of Paris, 1783. Charts and views dated ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 22. Charts dated 1777 to 1780. Consists of the St. Lawrence and New York sections of the Atlantic Neptune, which in early "editions" formed b. 4, in 2 unnumbered pts., of the four series of charts. Each section has its own special t.p., but the general t.p. is wanting, probably indicating that this copy was sold separately. Presumably both sectional title ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A chart of the coast of New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, & c. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:580,000. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and edges. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. "Composed from the deposit of surveys of the right honourable the Lords of Trade with soundings & nautical remarks from Lt. Jno. Knight of the Navy & others ... " Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 20, with 25 items. Consists of the New England section only, in contemporary binding, probably issued in 1780. The general t.p. to v. 1 accompanying it, however, belongs with the Nova Scotia series of charts. In various dated "editions" the New England charts appear with general title pages called v. 2, 3, or 4, but not v. 1. The printed sectional ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • The Atlantic Neptune, published for the use of the Royal Navy of Great Britain, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 17, with 154 items. Vol. 1 has imprint date 1780; v. 2 has general t.p. dated 1781, and 3 sectional title pages dated 1781, 1780, and 1780 respectively. Charts dated 1774 to 1782. Vol. 1 includes the "Preface," followed by "Contents of the charts," engraved on 1 leaf, listing 3 to 36 numbered items in 2 columns, an inserted title, no. ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:11,800. Hand colored. Includes descriptive index and inset "Charlestown Harbour," ca. 1:430,000. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • The Atlantic Neptune, Catalog Record Only

    L.C. copy no. 1, with some 170 items; originally bound in 3 narrow folio volumes. Vol. 2, has general t.p. dated 1780, and 3 sectional title pages dated 1781, 1780, and 1780 respectively. Charts dated 1774 to 1782. L.C. copy imperfect: General and sectional title pages and contents leaf to v. 1 wanting. Cf. H. N. Stevens. Catalogue of the Henry Newton Stevens collection ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780