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  • 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 ...

    The earliest extant plan of Washington D.C., known as "The L'Enfant Plan." At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Dark and light inks, watercolors, and lead pencil annotations (some erased). Watermarks: GR, TB, [crown over fleur-de-lis in shield]. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Brittle, torn, faded, missing edge and interior sections, varnished, darkened, and housed between sheets of glass in wooden frame. ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • Plano del Río de Chagres en la costa de Tierra Firme situado en la latd. N. de 903ʹ [sic] y en longd. de 295029ʹ segn. el mro. de Tenerife /

    Shows coast in the vicinity of Chagres. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: J. Whatman. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 673 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Annotated in brown ink in lower left corner: 30. Maggs number annotated in pencil in ...

    • Contributor: Montero
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

    Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Shows block numbers and location of existing buildings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Oriented with northwest at top. Copy annotated in pencil at bottom: 142566. Accompanied by: A list of residents keyed by letter and number in pocket. Xerox, 36 leaves. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of points of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1722
  • Carta esferica de la costa del Janeiro, que comprende desde las Yslas de Sta. Ana hasta Punta Joatinga /

    Shows coast of Rio de Janeiro State between 22015ʹS and 23030ʹS. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes indexed relief profile. Printed annotation describing the map mounted on verso. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 30. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 159 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: J. M. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Mapa topográfico de la Isla de San Juan de Puerto Rico y la de bieque con la division de sus partidos /

    Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Three copies. Copy 1 has lower left corner missing; boundaries in green and red; annotated in pencil on verso: Force map coll 86. Copy 2 sectioned and mounted on cloth backing for folding; boundaries in green and yellow; label mounted on verso: ...

    • Contributor: López De Vargas Machuca, Tomás
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • Carte de la provice de Quantong ou Lyau-tong et du Royaume de Kau-li ou Corée /

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: Peking and Ferro Islands. "Tem XX Pag 392." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • An accurate map of North America. Describing and distinguishing the British, Spanish and French dominions on this great continent; exhibiting the present seat of war, and the French encroachments. Also all the ...

    Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows boundaries, cities and towns, roads, forts, missions, some industries, trails, trade routes, portages, and vegetation. Also shows Indian villages and tribal territories, routes of navigation in the Gulf of Mexico, and navigational hazards along the coast. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 20 Includes historical notes, references to symbols, notes on territorial claims, and insets ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Nord de l'Ile de New-York.

    Scale ca. 1:19,000; 600 t[oises] = 93 mm. Alternate title: Nord de l'Isle de New-York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for military points of interest, forts, redoubts, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1209 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 20 tracts, Charleston.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in Charleston Township, Tioga County (Pa.). Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • [Fortaleza y Puerto de San Fernando de Omoa].

    Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Whatman. Watermark: GR (with reginal figure in cartouche under crown). Pen-and-ink and pencil. Imperfect: Discoloration along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 177?
  • Sketch of Haddonfield, March 1778. Sketch of the roads from Pennyhill to Black Horse through Mount Holly.

    Scale ca. 1:16,000 and ca. 1:32,000; 400 paces to an in. and 800 paces to an in. (not 400 paces to an in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. No. 5 oriented with north toward the lower left. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1258 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plano geométrico de las ensenadas de Añasco y Mayagües en la costa occidental de la ysla de Puerto Rico /

    Shows coasts in the regions of Añasco, Mayagüez, and Aguadilla. Depths shown by soundings. Map of Añasco and Mayagüez region oriented with north to the bottom. At head of titles: Primera División. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 762 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 317. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • A new map of North & South Carolina, & Georgia /

    Shows the boundaries of each of the above provinces extend from the Atlantic coast to the Mississippi River. Also shows towns along the coast, Indian villages and tribal territory, forts principal rivers, and relief. Relief shown hachures. From The London magazine or Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. (April, 1765), vol. 34. Prime meridian: London. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1390 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • Amérique septentrionale, dressée sur les relations les plus modernes des voyageurs et navigateurs, et divisée suivant les differentes possessions des européens.

    Scale ca. 1:16,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 8 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Didier
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • 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.

    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
  • 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, ...

    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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  • [Map of Orange and Rockland counties area of New York]

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Watermark: J. Whatman. Relief shown by hachures. Shows some landownership. On verso: Honbe. Majr. Genl. Green. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1090 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Erskine, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Carta que contiene parte de la costa de la California.

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Wagner, H. R. Cartography of the northwest coast, 708 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 81 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Magg's description on verso.

    • Contributor: Muñoz, Bernabe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branch of the Susquehanna River; from the Delaware River north to Fort Stanwix.

    Scale ca. 1:65,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on parchment. Area is divided into the various tracts of land with the owners identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1079 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • [Partial cadastral map of the area immediately south of the Mall, S.W. Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors in some blocks. Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 3rd St. S.W., H St. S.W., and the Potomac River, including part of the Mall. Title devised by cataloger. On cloth backing in lead pencil: From 3d Street to 15th Street west / map by R. King. At ...

    • Contributor: King, Rt.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des decouvertes qui y ont été faites.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown pictorially. Imprint date from R. V. Tooley's French mapping of the Americas, item 38. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive text. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1718
  • Carte de l'isle de St. Christophe.

    Scale ca. 1:78,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tome I, no. 83." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1986 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America.

    Scale ca. 1:1,600,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the area from the Chesapeake Bay to Boston. Shows states, some counties, towns and cities, manors, forts, and some roads. "Supplement au Courier de l'Europe, no XXXII, vol. II" in upper margin. Inset: North America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 731 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Les isles Antilles, et le golfe du Méxique.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000,000. "Liv. VI. X, no. 26." Shows coasts of Southern States, eastern Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1705 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Nova Anglia.

    Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Man has 2 buttons on cuff, cloth in Indian's robe is unpatterned, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 806 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759