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  • [Survey of Annapolis].

    Scale 1:3,960; "Scale of 20 perches on an inch." Manuscript, pen and ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and notes. Vault AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Ridgely, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1690
  • [Map of the area of northern Washington D.C. between Rockville Road and Washington Turnpike showing land tracts, owners' names, and dates].

    Cadastral sketch map with tracts dated 1688 to 1794. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript--lead pencil on tracing paper. Mounted on manila paper. Annotated in pencil on verso of paper backing: W. in embryo. Lacks small sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 466 Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1688-17
  • Nova totivs Americæ descriptio.

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

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederick De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1660
  • Nova et rece terraum et regnorum Californae, nouae Hispaiae Mexicanae, et Peruviae.

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

    • Contributor: Tatton, Gabriel - Wright, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1600
  • A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Date and attribution from On the Map, 1983 (Figure 24). First state of map published originally in 1685 by Christopher Browne with the imprint in the cartouche under the title. No longitude lines are given. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated with pencil in bottom margin. Stamped ...

    • Contributor: Browne, Christopher
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1685
  • A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. From the Rosenwald Collection, no. 1308. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The City of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Harris, John - Lea, Philip - Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687
  • Orange County before 1810 /

    Pictorial history map with drawings of early buildings/settlers/events and with names of early settlers/landowners. Relief shown pictorially. "Buildings marked * are standing in 1935." "Copyright Jan. 1, 1936." LC Land ownership maps, 536 Includes numerous historical notes in map area, inset of "approximate location of original patents", illustration (bust) of George Washington, illustration of "Delaware Chief Cahoonzie", 3 illustrations of Revolutionary War generals, and ...

    • Contributor: Peet, Annie Olmstead - Smith, Roscoe William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1609-18
  • A chart of the Caribe Ilands [sic] /

    Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Thornton, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1680
  • A map of Rariton River, Milstone River, South River ... (1685)

    Bibliographic information on back reprinted. Stokes called this "the first known copperplate made in America." (v. 6 plate 84, opp. p. 60). This was disproved by Wroth. Map was engraved in England. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Reid, John - Simson, R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1685
  • A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Harris, John - Lea, Philip
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687
  • A mapp of the travels and voyages of the apostles in their mission and in partiular of Saint Paul.

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes scenes of apostles at bottom of sheet. Attributed to Richard Blome. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Blome, Richard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1680
  • Catalog Record

    [Maps of landholdings in the part of Prince George's County (Md.) that is now central Washington D.C.] / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows landholdings as of the 1790's. Depths shown by soundings. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript--lead pencil tracings. Oriented with north to the right. Includes text and notes. LC copy lacks sections in center and along edges; mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 464 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Beatty, Chas. (Charles) - Orme, Arch. (Archibald)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1667
  • A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. Third issue. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Harris, John - Lea, Philip
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687
  • North America divided into its III principall [sic] parts.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies, second copy has been ornamented by the addition of 4 ships in the sea. Vault

    • Contributor: Lea, Philip
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1685
  • L'Inde de ç̧à et de là le Gange ou est l'Empire du Grand Mogol et pays circonvoisins tirée de purchas et de diverses relations les plus nouvelles /

    Relief shown pictorially. Coordinates given from an unidentified prime meridian. Appears in his Cartes generales de toutes les parties du monde, 1658. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy hand colored.

    • Contributor: Sanson, Nicolas - Mariette, Pierre - Somer, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1654
  • A mapp of Virginia discovered to ye hills, and in it's latt. from 35 deg. & 1/2 neer Florida to 41 deg. bounds of New England /

    Relief shown pictorially. Based on a manuscript map drawn by John Farrer. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, portrait of Sir Frances Drake, and ill. Vault

    • Contributor: Ferrar, John - Farrer, Virginia - Goddard, John - Overton, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1667
  • Nova Anglia, Novvm Belgivm et Virginia.

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

    • Contributor: Jansson, Jan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1642
  • [Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] /

    Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1687 thru 1794 of which 3 are named "Port Royal," "Gleanings," and "Youngsborough." "The annexed plat ... made by Order of the Hon. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... according to the instructions of Plaintiff's Counsels ..." Certified in ink by "Surveyors Office, 29th Nov. 1858." Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text and statistical tables. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - United States. Court of Appeals (District of Columbia Circuit)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687-17
  • Virginia and Maryland as it is planted and inhabited this present year 1670 /

    Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes cartouche, portait of Augustine Herrman, text, and ill. Vault

    • Contributor: Herrman, Augustine - Faithorne, Henry - Withinbrook, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1673
  • A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681 /

    Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey William Penn Esq., Proprietor of Pennsilvania in America, this map is humbly dedicated by Iohn Thornton & Robert Greene. Hand col. in pink watercolor to emphasize the map border; the map content ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Lamb, Francis - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John - Pennsylvania. Surveyor General
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687
  • Map of the Indian tribes of North America, about 1600 A.D. along the Atlantic, & about 1800 A.D. westwardly /

    Relief shown pictorially. "Pendleton's Lithography." From: American Antiquarian Society. Transactions and collections. Vol. 2, 1836, fol. p. 264. Hand colored to show the location of Indian tribes and 11 linguistic families. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gallatin, Albert - American Antiquarian Society
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1600-18
  • Mediterranean Sea divided into its Principall parts or seas.

    Based on La Mer Mediterraneʹe divisee enses Principales Parties, ou Mers by Nicolas Sanson. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Berry, William - Sanson, Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1680
  • Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the names of the original purchasers from William Penn, begun in 1681.

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in the Philadelphia region. Alternate title at top: A map of the improved part of the province of Pennsylvania in America : begun by William Penn, proprietor and governor thereof, anno 1681. Facsim. "Reproduced from the original in the Philadelphia Library by the anastatic process." Original version: A map of the province of Pennsilvania : containing the three ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall) - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687
  • New England.

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

    • Contributor: Laet, Joannes De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1624
  • A description of the sea coasts ... in the East Indies /

    Covers the coasts of eastern Africa, India, and the East Indies. Relief shown pictorially. Each drawing bears a brief description with soundings, distances and facts regarding anchorages and navigation of rivers which might be of value in pirating activities. This atlas is known as the "Buccaneer atlas" because it results from the experience of Hacke in association with Captain Bartholomew Sharpe, the notorious Buccaneer ...

    • Contributor: Hacke, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1690