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  • View of the city of Washington in 1792.

    View of the city of Washington in 1792.

    Cadastral map showing named land tracts with owners' names. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. Also shows townsites of Georgetown, Hamburgh, and Carrollsburg. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy accompanied by D.C. Sesquicentennial exhibition caption, Apr. 1950-Apr. 1951: 9. Pre-District plantations. LC copy darkened, fold-lined, lacking small sections along edges, and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • The United States of America, with the British possessions of Canada, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland ...

    The United States of America, with the British possessions of...

    Also the Spanish Territories of Louisiana and Florida according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace ... 20th of Jan. 1783. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Robert Laurie and James Whittle
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A sketch of the northern parts of New Jersey.

    A sketch of the northern parts of New Jersey.

    Scale 1:126,720; 2 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Original attributed to B. Morgan and T. Milliadge through table of contents of the collection. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1251 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651; 700/1

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin - Millidge, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Sketch of the road from Paulus Hook and Hobocken to New Bridge.

    Sketch of the road from Paulus Hook and Hobocken to New Bridge.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000; 800 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection. Includes note Fort Constitution "Evacuated by the rebels, 18th Novr. 1776." Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A map of the British and French settlements in North America /

    A map of the British and French settlements in North America /

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. From: Scots magazine. 1755, v. 17. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 66 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes brief text summarizing the English claim to North America. Mounted on paper, mounted on cloth. Margins trimmed. Minor staining.

    • Contributor: Phin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • [Map of military lots, tracts, patents, etc. in western Allegany and Garrett Counties, Maryland]

    [Map of military lots, tracts, patents, etc. in western Alleg...

    Scale ca. 1:40,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermarks. "The whole amount of lots, 4163. Settled and improved, 635. Unimproved, 3520." "The patent tracts are shaded with yellow, the settled and improved lots are numbered with red--and unimproved lots numbered with black." Based on Map of military lots, tracts, in Allegany Cos. Md.; map made by Francis Deakins ...

    • Contributor: Veatch, Hezekiah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • Square south of square no. 667, city of Washington /

    Square south of square no. 667, city of Washington /

    Cadastral map of block bounded by Water, W, 1st, nd V streets S.W. in the area formerly called Carrollsburg. Date mentioned in text on verso: 26th day of June 1794. Title from verso. Watermark (regal figure in cartouche surmounted by crown). Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined. Accompanied by manila folder: Autograph of R. King, Surveyor, city of Washington ... / Forest H. Sweet, Battle Creek, Michigan. [4] ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, Rt. (Robert)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1799
  • A sketch of New London & Groton with the attacks made on Forts Trumbull & Griswold by the British troops under the command of Brigr. Genl. Arnold, Sept. 6th. 1781.

    A sketch of New London & Groton with the attacks made on Fort...

    Scale ca. 1:21,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and land form drawings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1027 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2

    • Contributor: Lyman, Daniel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelphia, in which is mark'd the position of His Majs. ships on the 15th. of November 1777. The obstructions to the navigation of the river, laid down by the rebels, are also mark'd.

    Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelph...

    Scale ca. 1:30,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1366 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso: Delaware-River from Chester to Philadelphia, by Mr. Hunter, June 1778. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Hunter, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A map of Potomack and James rivers in North America shewing their several communications with the navigable waters of the new province on the river Ohio.

    A map of Potomack and James rivers in North America shewing t...

    Scale ca. 1:950,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Ballendine, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • The coast of Florida from the Dry Tortugas to the old Cape /

    The coast of Florida from the Dry Tortugas to the old Cape /

    Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on vellum. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes numbered index and navigational and descriptive notes. Notes on watering places and glossary on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1624 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 867 Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: Braddock, David Cutler
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • A plan of Port Royal in South Carolina.

    A plan of Port Royal in South Carolina.

    Scale ca. 1:63,360. Depths shown by soundings. Described and dated 1776 in William P. Cumming's The Southeast in early maps. Dated 1773 in Essays honoring Lawrence C. Wroth. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1529 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/3; 650/4

    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John - Jefferys and Faden, London
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1773
  • Plan of Carillon ou [sic] Ticonderoga : which was quitted by the Americaines in the night from the 5th to the 6th of July 1777 /

    Plan of Carillon ou [sic] Ticonderoga : which was quitted by ...

    Shows military installations and British troop positions in the vicinity of Fort Ticonderoga (N.Y.) at the time of the Battle of Saratoga (Oct. 1777). Relief shown by hachures. Parts of index in mixed English and French. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and wash. Sectioned (to 16 panels) and mounted on cloth backing to fold to ca. 21 x 14 cm. Includes note, index of "Position of the ...

    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel - Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Port Royal in South Carolina : taken from surveys deposited at the Plantation Office /

    Port Royal in South Carolina : taken from surveys deposited a...

    Scale ca. 1:63,360. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "VII." "45." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1534 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of the British and French dominions in North America, with the roads, distances, limits, and extent of the settlements, humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Earl of Halifax, and the other Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners for Trade & Plantations,

    A map of the British and French dominions in North America, w...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Third impression of 1st ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 39 Includes text and inset "A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late surveys of those coasts." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Mitchell, John - Kitchin, Thomas - Millar, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the city.

    Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation o...

    Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Drawn by Nicholas King. Black and brown inks, watercolors, with additions in lead pencil. Watermarks: HR, GR (with coat-of-arms under crown). Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Accompanied by fact sheet dated 2/76. 1 sheet : ms. ; 73 x 61 ...

    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Sketch of the country illustrating the late engagement in Long Island.

    Sketch of the country illustrating the late engagement in Lon...

    Scale ca. 1:310,000. Depths shown by soundings. From The Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, Oct. 1776. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1150 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant /

    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey...

    Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Includes text. LC copy 1 soiled, fold-lined, taped, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 laminated and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in pencil, ink, and watercolor to show tract boundaries and buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (Ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Trill
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • [The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

    [The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, e...

    Scale ca. 1:32,400. Title from the author's The course of Delaware River ... 1778. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Shows soundings, disposition of ships, etc. Names "Fort Mifflin" and "Fort Mercer" added in a different hand. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stockadoes in the river." LC ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of an act of Congress passed the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, "establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover...

    At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Some copies have: ... 75 cents. LC copy 1 ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

    A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

    Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots and lot nos. Includes indexed list of "Proprietors names." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1749
  • A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina : by a squadron of His Majesty's ships, on the 28th of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces, and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels from the drawings made on the spot /

    A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in So...

    Scale ca. 1:26,200. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1545 British squadron represented pictorially. Inset: Plan of the platform in Sulivans Fort, by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of the Rl. Rt. of Artillery. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1

    • Contributor: Faden, William - James, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Map of that part of Orange County lying to the north of the mountains of the highlands shewing that Chester is a much more central & convenient spott to all the country whereon to erect the new court house than that vulgarly known by the name of Goshen Town.

    Map of that part of Orange County lying to the north of the m...

    Scale 1:79,200; protracted by a scale of 100 chains to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1089 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northeastern Pennsylvania /

    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northeas...

    Relief shown by hachures. Base map title: A map of the stat[e] of Pennsylva[nia] / by Reading Howel[l] MDCCXCII. From the William Bingham estate maps. Annotated in ink and watercolor to show land ownership. Includes ill. around cartouche and annotated index of landowners. LC copy has label annotated in ink on verso: Pennsylvania. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William - Howell, Reading
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men.

    A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 53." On verso, partly illegible and in a different hand: Boston ... part of the ... project for the war ... Drawing of a fortification on the road to Roxbury near Boston Neck, with list of proposed guns. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Disposition of British troops, with fortifications north of Fort Knipehausen, i.e. Fort Washington to Fort Independence.

    [Disposition of British troops, with fortifications north of ...

    Scale ca. 1:10,600. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows military unit members. "No. 31." Stamped on label on verso: Montresor. Includes table "Cantoonments between Fort Knypehausen and McGowans Pass." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1167 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington /

    Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of...

    Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790-17
  • [The provinces of New York, and New Jersey, with part of Pensilvania, and the government's of Trois Rivières, and Montreal:

    [The provinces of New York, and New Jersey, with part of Pens...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title in upper margin: A chorographical map of the country between Albany, Oswego, Fort Frontenac, and les Trois Rivières: exhibiting all the grants made by French governors on Lake Champlain; & between that lake & Montreal, drawn from authentic surveys by Thomas Jefferys, geographer to His Majesty. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy incomplete: Upper half of map only. Available ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Ft. Provost in 1781.

    Ft. Provost in 1781.

    Scale 1:960; 80 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1589 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of the operations of General Washington, against the Kings troops in New Jersey, from the 26th. of December, 1776, to the 3d. January 1777.

    Plan of the operations of General Washington, against the Kin...

    Scale ca. 1:113,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Newtown, Pennsylvania to Kingston, New Jersey, with routes of British and American forces. Based on manuscript no. 61a in Library of Congress Faden collection. Includes tables "Loss in the engagement, on the road from Prince Town to Maidenhead, January the 3d. 1777" and "Loss at Trenton, December 26th. 1776." LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plan of the redoubts at Richmond on Staten Island, 30th October 1779.

    Plan of the redoubts at Richmond on Staten Island, 30th Octob...

    Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and brown wash. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1201 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Draught of the Bay of Honduras and the Musqueto Shoar.

    Draught of the Bay of Honduras and the Musqueto Shoar.

    Scale ca. 1:430,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "Variation 6d. 30 m. easterly in the year 1764." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2127 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 61 Shows part of the coasts of Honduras and Belize. In pencil: 32. Includes table "Latitude of the different points of land in ...

    • Contributor: Robertson, George - Prince Edward (Ship)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Plan of the island of Tobago, laid down by actual survey under the direction of the Honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the Ceded Islands.

    Plan of the island of Tobago, laid down by actual survey unde...

    Scale ca. 1:49,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Cadastral map. "To William Hewitt ... for adjusting & settling the differences & disputes which have arisen or may arise with respect to the sale of lands in the ceded islands ... John Byres." Shows boundaries of salable lands. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Byres, John - Bayly, J. - Hooper, S. (Samuel)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place. According to ye newest and most exact observations,

    A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the Nor...

    Scale ca. 1:4,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sold by H. Moll and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market." "To Wil. Paterson esq; this map of the West-Indies &c. is most humbly dedicated ... " Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, West Indies, and northern South America. Insets: The city of Mexico in New Spain.--A draught of ...

    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1715
  • A new map of the British Dominions in North America; with the limits of the governments annexed thereto by the late Treaty of Peace, and settled by Proclamation, October 7th 1763.

    A new map of the British Dominions in North America; with the...

    Scale ca. 1:3,200,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longit. west from London." "Engraved for the History of the War in the Annual Register, and to be placed at the end of the volume for 1763." Includes inset. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 103 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.

    A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pe...

    Relief shown pictorially. Date and attribution from On the map, 1983. Second state of map published originally in 1685 by Christopher Browne. This state differs from the earlier one in lacking the publisher's imprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in ink in upper left margin: 64. Pencil annotations in bottom margin. LC copy imperfect: Creased, ...

    • Contributor: Browne, Christopher
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • Major Genl. Howe's encampment on Bunkers Hill at Charles T., June 1775.

    Major Genl. Howe's encampment on Bunkers Hill at Charles T., ...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows position of troops and fortifications. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 904 Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principle [sic] seat of war in America, wherein may be seen the situation of Philadelphia, Red Bank, Mud Island, & Germantown.

    A map of that part of Pensylvania now the principle [sic] sea...

    Scale 1:63,360; an in. to a mile. Relief shown pictorially. "Between the two lines that cross Philadelphia was the first plan of that city." LC copy has annotation "17" in upper right corner. Includes notes on attack on Fort Mifflin. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Jackson, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by the King's fleet commanded by Sir Guy Carleton upon Lake Champlain in "11th" of "Octr." 1776.

    The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Ar...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Date in title changed to "11th" of "Octr." Annotation added to title: From a sketch taken by an officer on the spot. Engraved by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1172 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • The states of Maryland and Delaware, from the latest surveys, 1795.

    The states of Maryland and Delaware, from the latest surveys,...

    Scale ca. 1:850,000. Relief shown pictorially. From W. Winterbotham's The American atlas ... 1796. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Wayland, Reid & Smith - Martin, David
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed redoubts coloured orange. Old rebel works coloured black.

    Sketch of the Heights of Kingsbridge 1777, with the proposed ...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Oriented with north to the left LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map showing the west shore of the North or Hudson River,

    Map showing the west shore of the North or Hudson River,

    Scale not given. Title from penciled annotation in upper left corner. Manuscript, pen-and-ink tracing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Shows the coastal area of Jersey City from "Hobocken" to "Salt Meadows." Includes penciled presentation note: Hon. Chas. H. Winfield with respects of R. C. Baevt, c.e. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1246 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Ratzer, Bernard - Baevt, R. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1767
  • A new general chart of the West Indies, from the latest marine journals and surveys; regulated and ascertained by astronomical observations. I, the subscriber, do certify that I have carefully examined this chart copied from a London publication agreeable to Act of Parliament and find it a true and accurate copy of the original.

    A new general chart of the West Indies, from the latest marin...

    Scale ca. 1:3,150,000. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows Florida, portions of Mexico, Central America, and South America. Appears in John William's The American pilot ... 1792. Labels mounted on verso: Chart of the West Indies. 1789. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1746 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2 Vault

    • Contributor: Carleton, Osgood - Norman, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1789
  • A map of Vermont.

    A map of Vermont.

    "I. Stockdale from Morse, Maps of America." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Stockdale, John - Morse, Jedidiah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A map of the north west parts of America, with the utmost respect, inscrib'd to His Excellency, Sir Guy Carleton, Knight of the Bath: Captain General and Governor of the province of Quebec: General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in the said province, and frontiers thereof. &c. &c. &c.,

    A map of the north west parts of America, with the utmost res...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated with names and descriptive notes and letterpress. Watermark: J. Whatman. Shows Indian tribes of western Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 787 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Henry, Alexander
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan de Bahía Xagua on the south side of Cuba; Plan of the Colorado Rocks, near the west end of Cuba /

    Plan de Bahía Xagua on the south side of Cuba; Plan of the Co...

    Scale ca. 1:200,000 and ca. 1:950,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1793, 1846 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 245; 651/1; 650; 651/2

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • North America from the French of Mr. d'Anville improved with the English surveys made since the peace.

    North America from the French of Mr. d'Anville improved with ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,350,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "West longitude from London." Shows area east of Louisiana. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 30 From Thomas Jefferys' American atlas. 1776. No. 7. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Sketth [sic] of the Hessian attack on Fort Washington under General Knypehausen on the 16th November 1776.

    Sketth [sic] of the Hessian attack on Fort Washington under G...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red). Relief shown by hachures. Shows route of march from Kingsbridge to the fort. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1164 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVIII : exhibiting an accurate map of all parts of the Earth in which it will be visible, with the North Pole, according to the latest discoveries /

    The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVII...

    Shows the path of the eclipse. Relief shown pictorially. Includes 24 diagrams showing the eclipse as seen from different cities. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on paper along with seven other maps and diagrams taken from various publications. All images within hand drawn frames colored yellow. All but two of the diagrams are ...

    • Contributor: Smith, George - Cave, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1748
  • A plan of that part of the Rosalij Estate called the Grand Fonds, the property of His Excellency Charles O'Harra, the Honble. Leiut. Gov. William Stuart, James Clarke & Robt. & Phill. Browne, Esqrs., situate at Rosalij in the parish of St. David, Dominica.

    A plan of that part of the Rosalij Estate called the Grand Fo...

    Scale ca. 1:3,960. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman: C. [and a fleur-de-lis on a crowned shield, over the letters GR] Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north to the right. Shows indigo and provisions. Annotated over title: 107. Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440

    • Contributor: Werden, Isaac
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Amplissima regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Francisc Miss. in America septentrionali anno 1687 detectæ, nunc Gallorum coloniis et actionum negotiis toto orbe celeberrimæ.

    Amplissima regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R....

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 102 AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • The North-American pilot for New England, New York, Pensilvania, Maryland, and Virginia; also, the two Carolinas, and Florida.

    The North-American pilot for New England, New York, Pensilvan...

    At head of title: Part the second. 1795 ed. published under title: A new edition, much enlarged, of the second part of the North American pilot for New England ... LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1702 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John - Fisher, Joshua - Blamey, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777

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  • Planiglobii terrestris cum utroq hemisphærio cælesti generalis repræsentatio.

    Planiglobii terrestris cum utroq hemisphærio cælesti generali...

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1716
  • Plan of Amelia Island in East Florida, north point of Amelia Island lyes in 30:55 north latitude 80:23 w. longitude from London, taken from De Brahm's Map of South Caroline & Georgia. A chart of the entrance into St. Mary's River,

    Plan of Amelia Island in East Florida, north point of Amelia ...

    Scales vary. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Hand colored. From W. Faden's The North American atlas. 1777. Includes notes and "A view of the entrance into St. Mary's River." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1630 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Hole in lower center. Vault AACR2: 100; ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - De Brahm, John Gerar William - Fuller, William - Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A correct view of the late battle at Charlestown : June 17th, 1775 /

    A correct view of the late battle at Charlestown : June 17th,...

    Shows troops in action, British ships, and the village of Charleston. Bird's-eye-view. Exhibited in G&M exhibit, May 1975. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part of British America to the east & Spanish America to the west of the Mississippi.

    Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part...

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows longitude west from London and Ferro. From the London magazine. v. 34, June 1765, p. 276-277. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 724 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the Province of Quebec.

    The provinces of New York and New Jersey; with part of Pensil...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. From Thomas Jeffery's American atlas. 1778. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudson's River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--A plan of the city of New York.--Plan of Amboy, with its environs, from an actual survey. No. "17" stamped on verso, upper right corner. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1045 Available ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas - Holland, Samuel - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts of that Province, but also its extensive frontiers: Laid down from actual surveys and chiefly from the late map of W. Scull published in 1770; and humbly inscribed to the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries & Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging.

    A map of Pennsylvania exhibiting not only the improved parts ...

    Scale ca. 1:365,000. Hand colored. LC copy mounted on cloth and paper backing. LC copy imperfect: Bottom and right margin deteriorated. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown pictorially. Shows county boundaries. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1296 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm) - Scull, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, exhibiting the plan of Fort Washington, now Fort Knyphausen, with the rebels lines to the southward, which were forced by the troops under the command of the Rt. Honble. Earl Percy on the 16th. Novr. 1776, and survey'd immediately after by order of His Lordship,

    A topographical map of the northn. part of New York Island, e...

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Relief shown by hachures LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1160 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A Plan of that part of the boundary between the states of North and South Carolina, lying between that part of said boundary marked in 1764 and the old Cherokee boundary line. Fixed and marked by commissioners appointed by each respective colony, now states, in June A.D. 1772.

    A Plan of that part of the boundary between the states of Nor...

    Scale ca. 1:260,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: Charleston. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Old Cherokee Boundary" which was changed in 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1397 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map of the environs of Boston.

    Map of the environs of Boston.

    Scale ca. 1:46,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. From The Remembrancer, 3d ed. 1775. Shows camp and lines of Generals Putnam, Ward, and Thomas and batteries and fortifications in the Boston area. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 896 Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Almon, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • An accurate map of the English colonies in North America, bordering on the river Ohio.

    An accurate map of the English colonies in North America, bor...

    Covers from Maine to South Carolina and west to Lake Michigan. Relief shown pictorially. From Universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure, Dec., 1754, v. 15, pg. 241 LC maps of North America, 1750-1789, 707 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 1730

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1754
  • An accurate map of the United States of America, with part of the surrounding provinces agreeable to the Treaty of Peace of 1783,

    An accurate map of the United States of America, with part of...

    Scale ca. 1:4,100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Shows national boundaries, towns and cities, frontier forts, trading posts, Indian villages and tribal territory, rivers and lakes, swamps, portages, and relief. Includes articles I-III of the Treaty. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 747 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Cary, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • A new plan of Boston Harbour from an actual survey.

    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
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia, ceded by the States of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of government after the year MDCCC.

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia, ...

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Has watermarks of 1794 appearing in each corner of the map. Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. "In order to execute this plan, Mr. Ellicott ... made the bases on which the whole plan was executed." Based on Samuel Hill's Plan of the city of Washington, 1792. Same as other 1792 ed. (98-689552) except that it has the statement "Engraved ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A map of the Tennessee government, formerly part of North Carolina.

    A map of the Tennessee government, formerly part of North Car...

    From Mathew Carey's American Atlas, 1795. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Reid, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Map of the state of Kentucky : with the adjoining territories /

    Map of the state of Kentucky : with the adjoining territories /

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell, John - Symonds, H. D. (Henry Delahoy)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing the provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island, divided into counties and townships: The whole composed from actual surveys and its situation adjusted by astronomical observations.

    A map of the most inhabited part of New England, containing t...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Publish'd 1st. Jany. 1771." Differs from other copy, does not show boundary between New York and "Province of New Hampshire." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 810 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • [Operations of the British army, from the 25th August to 26th Sept. 1777]

    [Operations of the British army, from the 25th August to 26th...

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Title from Peter Force's catalog of manuscript maps. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 699: Map showing the march of the British upon Philadelphia. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. "No. 20." Stamped on verso: Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1060 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751.

    Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751.

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Covers area bounded by 33rd, Prospect, Thomas Jefferson streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Below title: Survey & plat completed February 27, 1752; 69 lots sold on March 21, 1752. Photocopy of ms. map. LC copy annotated in ink on recto: 13; rubber-stamped on verso: Handy, print, Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • The West-India atlas, or, A compendious description of the West-Indies : illustrated with forty correct charts and maps, taken from actual surveys : together with an historical account of the several countries and islands which compose that part of the world, their discovery, situation, extent, boundaries, product, trade, inhabitants, strength, government, religion, &c. /

    The West-India atlas, or, A compendious description of the We...

    Dedication signed: Robert Sayer. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1608, 1698, 1735, 1776, 1784, 1858, 1929-1930, 1968, 1982, 1989, 2003, 2022, 2030, 2063, 2070, 2079, 2092, 2114, 2117, 2125, 2131, 2135, 2139, 2143, 2152 Phillips, 2699 Sabin, 35970 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy has ink stamp: Library of Congress, 1874.

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775

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  • This map of North America, according to ye newest and most exact observations

    This map of North America, according to ye newest and most ex...

    Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable John Lord Sommers, Baron of Evesham in ye county of Worcester, President of Her Majesty's most Honourable Privy Council &c." Insets: A view of a stage & also of ye manner of fishing for, curing & drying cod at New Found Land.--St. John's harbour.--Boston harbour.--New York &c.--[Charleston region, S.C.]--Port Royal harbour.--The bay ...

    • Contributor: Moll, Herman - Lens, Bernard - Vertue, George - Bowles, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1715
  • Plan of Savannah & its environs in 1782.

    Plan of Savannah & its environs in 1782.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000; 1,000 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • This is not given as an accurate map, but only to afford an idea of the progress of the army from the landing at Elk to the taking of possession of Philadelphia. The brown lines are the supposed marches of the rebels.

    This is not given as an accurate map, but only to afford an i...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. In upper left corner: Gen: Grey. On verso: 10. Title 617 1/2 in sales catalog of the valuable library of the Hon. S. W. Pennypacker, April 1906. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1062 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Grey, Charles Grey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A chart of Delaware Bay and River : from the original /

    A chart of Delaware Bay and River : from the original /

    Nautical chart showing shoals, tidal flats, ship channels, shoreline anchorages, and port towns up to Philadelphia. Oriented with north to the right. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, fold-lined, trimmed at lower edge. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789, 1372 Includes bar scales in statute and nautical miles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick,

    Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick,

    Scale ca. 1:26,000 and ca. 1:16,000; 800 paces to an in. (not 400 paces to an in.) and 400 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1260 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, southern New York State, and adjacent parts of Maryland and Virginia] /

    [Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, southern New York State, an...

    Shows major roads. "Reduced from Adlum and Wallis's Large Map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the William Bingham estate maps. LC copy annotated in ink and stained. LC copy has label on verso annotated in ink: Copy Adlum and Wallis state map. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Smither, James - Bingham, William - Adlum, John - Wallis, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Sketch of the Battle of Hobkirks Hill, near Camden, on the 25th April, 1781.

    Sketch of the Battle of Hobkirks Hill, near Camden, on the 25...

    Scale ca. 1:5,200. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1566 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: bottom margin trimmed off. Appears in Charles Stedman's The history of the origin, progress, and termination of the American War. 1794. v. 2. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Vallancey, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and east New Jersey against the American forces commanded by General Washington from the 12th. of October, to the 28th. of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains, the 28th. of October.

    A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command...

    Scale ca. 1:84,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. LC Copy 1 on verso: Plan of operations at New York. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1055 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 700/1

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph - Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • The West Indies exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutch & Danish settlements.

    The West Indies exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutc...

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Shows southern United States, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. From the author's The natural and civil history of the French dominions in North and South America. 1760. Second state. Title and imprint changed : "The West Indies ... to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales." Robert Sayer's name has ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Plan of Fort George and adjacent works at Pensacola in West Florida.

    Plan of Fort George and adjacent works at Pensacola in West F...

    Scale 1:1,800; 150 ft. to an in. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1659 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/2; 651/3

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Three maps [i.e. map on 3 sheets] of northern New Jersey, with reference to the boundary between New York and New Jersey.

    Three maps [i.e. map on 3 sheets] of northern New Jersey, wit...

    Scale ca. 1:180,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Boston, 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Imperfect: Edges torn. Shows roads, county and township boundaries, land grants, the division line between East and West Jersey, 5 different proposed division lines between New Jersey and New York by separate claims ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • A plan of the town of Boston, with the intrenchments &c. of His Majestys forces in 1775: From the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers; and from the plans of other gentlemen.

    A plan of the town of Boston, with the intrenchments &c. of H...

    Scale ca. 1:9,700. Includes "References to the lines &c." and "References to the town." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 934 Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 700/1

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde - Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Jamaica, from the latest surveys.

    Jamaica, from the latest surveys.

    Scale ca. 1:495,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1930 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: The harbour of Bluefields [ca. 1:95,000]--The harbours of Kingston and Port Royal [ca. 1:95,000] Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/4; 650/5; 700/1

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Maps of the expedition from Canada of Gen. Burgoyne]

    [Maps of the expedition from Canada of Gen. Burgoyne]

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Maps no. 4 and 5 have hinged overlays showing different positions. From John Burgoyne's A state of the expedition from Canada. 1780. Includes indexed "References." LC has other copies of each sheet separately cataloged LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1183 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780

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  • Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts that His Majesty's troops have kept and fortified with buildings therein for guard rooms, Boston, 3th. [sic] Decr. 1775. To His Excellency Major General Howe, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &c.

    Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts...

    Scale ca. 1:4,860. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Dedication is in different ink from drafting of map. Includes index to major fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 907 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large drawing of that Province, compiled from actual surveys by order of His Excellency William Tryon, Esqr. Captain General & Governor of the same,

    A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large dra...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: New York. Shows administrative boundaries in New York and New Jersey. Also shows portions of Pennsylvania and New England. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1047 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 651/5; 700/2

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph - Ratzer, Bernard - Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan of Quebec, the capital of Canada in North America, with the bason and part of the adjacent contry [sic] shewing the principal encampments and works of the British Army commanded by Maior General Wolfe and those of the French Army commanded by Lieut. General, the Marquis of Mont Calm during the siege of that place in 1759.

    Plan of Quebec, the capital of Canada in North America, with ...

    Relief shown by shading. "NB. The British works are coloured yellow and thier [sic] encampments red with the faceings [sic] of the different corpes [sic]. The French works and encampments are coloured blue." "N.B. The different parts were surveyed as follows viz, the east side of the Falls of Montmorency, the Point of Orleans, and the south side of the River St. Lawrence by ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botetourt Coun[t]y. Surveyed for George Washington 2950 acres of land (by virtue of a warrant for 5,000 acres granted by His Excellency the Governor to said Washington agreeable to His Majesty proclamatiom issued in the year 1763) lying in the county of Botetourt on the n.e. side of the Great Kanhaway about a mile and half above the mouth of Cole River, joining the upper end of the Poketillico survey ... Novemr. 6th, 1774.

    Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botet...

    Scale not given. Title from certificate mounted below map. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated along old fold lines. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermark. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1449 Annotated by George Washington: This tract of 2982 (which in a copy taken by Mr. G. Young is called 2950) acres, was surveyed by Mr. Saml. Lewis, surveyor of Bottetourt. On verso: ...

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Washington, George - Young, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1774
  • The New England coasting pilot from Sandy Point of New York, unto Cape Canso in Nova Scotia and part of Island Breton : with the courses and distances from place to place, and towns on the Sea-Board : harbours, bays, islands, roads, rocks, sands, the setting and flowing of tides and currents, with several other directions of great advantage to this part of navigation in North America /

    The New England coasting pilot from Sandy Point of New York, ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. The year of publication has not been established conclusively. Cf. Le Gear, Clara Egli. "The New England Coasting pilot of Cyprian Southack." Imago mundi xi (1954): 137-144. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy has title altered with manuscript notation in ink to read: The New England coasting pilot ...

    • Contributor: Southack, Cyprian
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1734

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  • A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy.

    A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, wi...

    Scale ca. 1:75,000. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "A plan of Delawar River from Chester to Philadelphia, shewing the situation of His Majesty's ships &c on the 15th Novr. 1777. Surveyed and sounded by Lieutenant John Hunter of the Navy," ca. 1:29,000, and index to defenses. Two copies. Copy 1, land areas done in a wash. Copy 2, outlined in yellow. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Knight, John - Hunter, John - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • 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.

    Course of the river Mississipi from the Balise to Fort Chartr...

    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 - Sayer, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A new map of North America, with the West India Islands. Divided according to the preliminary articles of peace, signed at Versailles, 20, Jan. 1783. Wherein are particularly distinguished the United States and the several provinces, governments &ca. which compose the British dominions;

    A new map of North America, with the West India Islands. Divi...

    Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. LC copy one annotated in black ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 27 Includes historical notes, text, and insets "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay" and "The passage by land to California, discover'd by Father Eusebius Francis Kino, a Jesuit; between the years 1698 and 1701, before which, ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1786
  • Reddition de l'Armée angloises commandée par Mylord Comte de Cornwallis aux armees combinées des Etats Unis de l'Amérique et de France aux ordres des Generaux Washington et de Rochambeau a Yorck Touwn et Glocester dans la Virginie, le 19 Octobre 1781.

    Reddition de l'Armée angloises commandée par Mylord Comte de ...

    Hand colored. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect, lower right corner torn off. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Mondhare (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Part of the Province of Virginia.

    Part of the Province of Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:120,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows Princess Ann, Norfolk, and part of Nansemond counties. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1143 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • A plan of Pensacola and its environs in its present state, from an actual survey in 1778.

    A plan of Pensacola and its environs in its present state, fr...

    Scale ca. 1:4,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map. Indexed. Imperfect; part of upper right corner torn out. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1661 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Purcell, Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] /

    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with t...

    Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 179?
  • [Charts of the coast of Florida]

    [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
  • [Mount Desert Island and neighboring coast of Maine.

    [Mount Desert Island and neighboring coast of Maine.

    Scale ca. 1:49,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold, upper margin, and lower portion of map; part of left and right margins trimmed off. Shows coast of Hancock County, Maine. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 861 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: 1776
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC /

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. Soiled, mounted on cloth backing, edged with artificial leather stripping, partially hand col., and annotated in ink: The squares coloured Red and these from which Morris & Nicholson were excluded a right of selection ... Hamburgh. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Thackara & Vallance
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792