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  • A map of Louisiana and of the river Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] : this map of the Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] is most humbly inscribed to William Law of Lanreston, esq. /

    A map of Louisiana and of the river Mississipi [i.e. Mississi...

    Relief shown pictorially. From: A new general atlas, containing a geographical and historical account of all the empires, kingdoms, and other dominions of the world, 1721. Phillips. Maps of America. Includes notes. ...

    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1721
  • Speciel Land Charte von Pensilvanien, Neu Jersey, Neu York, und von denen drey Land-schafften an dem Delaware Fl. In America in Englischer Spr. gedruckt A. 1749.

    Speciel Land Charte von Pensilvanien, Neu Jersey, Neu York, u...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows trails. Includes descriptive notes and distance chart. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1037 ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • [Plan of Paulus's Hook and fortifications.

    [Plan of Paulus's Hook and fortifications.

    Scale ca. 1:2,700. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows position of "57th Rt." Annotation, in pencil: By Montrésor, 1779? LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1287 Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • An accurate map of the State and Province of New-Hampshire in New England, taken from actual surveys of all the inhabited part, and from the best information of what is uninhabited, together with the adjacent countries, which exhibits the theatre of this war in that part of the world,

    An accurate map of the State and Province of New-Hampshire in...

    Scale ca. 1:633,600. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from the Hudson River-Lake Champlain to Penobscot Bay. Includes inscription to "John Hancock, Esqr. Gov.," text, and inset of ...

    • Contributor: Sawyer, Abel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins, dédiée à M. Rouillé, sécretaire d'État, ayant le Département de la marine.

    Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins, dédiée à M. Rouill...

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. "Longitude du méridien de l'île de Fer." Covers the area from Québec to the Gulf of Mexico and west of Santa Fé, N.M. Relief shown pictorially. Shows cities and ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Sketch of the harbour of North Edisto, 2d March 1780.

    Sketch of the harbour of North Edisto, 2d March 1780.

    Scale ca. 1:63,360. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1553 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississippi ...

    Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississippi ...

    2nd State. [Blueprint is 3rd State] Colonial America. See English translation in Senex's New General Atlas, 1721, dedicated to Wm. Law. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1718
  • The Ancient Tegesta, now Promontory of East Florida.

    The Ancient Tegesta, now Promontory of East Florida.

    Scale ca. 1:700,000. "As it appears from its present condition, many marks and traces, what it with great probability can be ascertain'd to have been in former ages; thus sketch'd to the ...

    • Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • Plan of the town of Baltimore and it's [sic] environs.

    Plan of the town of Baltimore and it's [sic] environs.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000. Relief shown by hachures. Pictorial map. Indexed to points of interest. LC copy annotated in pencil. Inscribed "Presented by Robt Bruce Fowler, December 14, 1841" Wheat & Brun. Maps ...

    • Contributor: Folie, A. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • A draught of Delaware Bay.

    A draught of Delaware Bay.

    Scale ca. 1:127,000. Title on verso: Delaware River from Capt. Hamond. River Delaware, 226. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Depths shown by soundings. Shows ship channels. ...

    • Contributor: Taylor, Richard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • [Territory of Columbia].

    [Territory of Columbia].

    Relief shown by hachures. City boundary labelled: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Title from later printed ed. Pen-and-ink ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Lownes, Caleb
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Attaque de l'armée des provinciaux dans Long Island du 27. aoust 1776; dessin de l'isle de New-York et des Etats.

    Attaque de l'armée des provinciaux dans Long Island du 27. ao...

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed. LC copy imperfect: A hole in middle of Manhattan Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1149 Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [Map of the roads from New Rochelle to Kingstreet, Westchester County.

    [Map of the roads from New Rochelle to Kingstreet, Westcheste...

    Scale ca. 1:63,000. Title from P. L. Phillip's A list of maps of America, p. 502. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1088 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adjacent countrys.

    A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adja...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's General topography of North America and the West Indies... 1768. Hand colored. Copy incomplete: Coverage ends at 1000 W. long. DLC. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777

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  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1773
  • Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España situado en la costa del nortte del Seno Mexicano, los 30 grados 25 mins. de lattd. nortte y los 286 grados y 37 ms. de longd. desde Tenerife 265 leguas inglesas o 227 españolas al nordestte 1/4 al nortte de la Veracruz i 185 leguas inglesas o 162 españolas al nordeste 1/4 al nortte de la Havana.

    Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. ...

    Scale ca. 1:165,000. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Manuscript, black and brown inks. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes descriptive text. Printed label describing the map ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Plan of square 183 in the city of Washington on which is shewn the situation of a log dwelling house belonging to Samuel Davidson, original proprietor of the square.

    Plan of square 183 in the city of Washington on which is shew...

    Covers square bounded by 16th, L, 17th, and M streets N.W., Washington D.C. Shows building and square dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Pen-and-ink. Watermarked [coat of arms under crown]. Tracing-linen backing. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • A plan of Mobile Bar,

    A plan of Mobile Bar,

    Scale ca. 1:95,000. "The soundings are in feet." Shows "Isle Dauphine," "Mobile Point," "Pelican Id.," and other islands. Plate no. "33." From Thomas Jefferys' The West-India atlas. 1794. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1788
  • A new and accurate map of North Carolina in North America.

    A new and accurate map of North Carolina in North America.

    Covers the area from Cape Hatteras to Rowen County. Shows counties, towns, courthouses, "Dobbs Parish," churches, forts, rivers, swamps, shoals, and inlets along the coast, and relief. Relief shown by contours. Mounted ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Plan of the attack on the provincial army on Long Island, August 27th 1776. With the draughts of New York Island, Staten Island, and the adjacent part of the continent.

    Plan of the attack on the provincial army on Long Island, Aug...

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Manuscript title on verso: Attack Long Island, 1776. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1148 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Canada et Louisiane,

    Canada et Louisiane,

    Scale ca. 1:4,450,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Lowery, 415 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 34 Includes illus. of Niagara Falls and additional place-names. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • This map of Kentucke : drawn from actual observations, is inscribed with the most perfect respect, to the honorable congress of the United States of America, and to His Excell'cy George Washington, late commander in chief of their army /

    This map of Kentucke : drawn from actual observations, is ins...

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Border hand col. Includes inscriptions. Gift and purchase; Partially funded by J. Thomas Touchton, made in memory of his Kentucky-born grandmother, Ruth Embry Touchton; also partially ...

    • Contributor: Filson, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • Plano del Lago de San Bernardo en el Seno Mexicano /

    Plano del Lago de San Bernardo en el Seno Mexicano /

    Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 975 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number ...

    • Contributor: Sánchez, Josef María.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • 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. ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A map of the town of Rhinebeck in the County of Dutchess : surveyed in December 1797 and January 1798 /

    A map of the town of Rhinebeck in the County of Dutchess : su...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows roads, churches, mills, the Hudson River with landings identified by name. Pen and ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Copy imperfect: Minor losses and fading, ...

    • Contributor: Thompson, Alexander
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • [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. Shows coast of Hancock County, Maine. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map col. ...

    • Contributor: [Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Part of Oxford and Cumberland counties, Me.

    Part of Oxford and Cumberland counties, Me.

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Land grants and No. 4 township dated 1771. Shows townships, land grants, and landownership of Cumberland County and parts of ...

    • Contributor: Greenleaf, S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • Carte de la nouvelle Georgia.

    Carte de la nouvelle Georgia.

    Scale ca. 1:1,850,000. "Longitude occidentale du meridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 38." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1593 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • The State of Maryland,

    The State of Maryland,

    Scale ca. 1:770,000. Meridians: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. In upper center margin: Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved. LC copy imperfect: Hole in center along fold line. ...

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house and grave-yard belonging to Abraham Young.

    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat...

    Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Covers area approx. bounded by 13th, F, 15th, and C streets N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Dark brown, light brown, and red inks. Watermark: ...

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Bowles's map of the seat of war in New England. Comprehending the provinces of Massachusets Bay, and New Hampshire; with the colonies of Connecticut and Rhode Island; divided into their townships; from the best authorities.

    Bowles's map of the seat of war in New England. Comprehending...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 811 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 64 x ...

    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plano de Philadelphia.

    Plano de Philadelphia.

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Copied from Joshua Fishers' "To the merchants & insurers of the city of Philadelphia, this chart of Delaware Bay and river." Depths shown in fathoms. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • 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. To which is added the attack made to the northd. by the Hessians.

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

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive index. col. map, 48 x 27 ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carte réduite des côtes et de l'interieur de la presqu' île de la Floride, avec la détroit de cette presqu' île et le canal de Bahama. Dressée au Dépôt général des cartes, plans, et journaux de la marine, d'après differentes cartes combinées. Pour le service des vaisseaux du roi.

    Carte réduite des côtes et de l'interieur de la presqu' île d...

    Scale ca. 1:1,600,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Paris. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. In lower margin: No. 2.H., N. 1.H et 2.H. Ensemble, Prix trois lives. LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • The State of New Jersey, compiled from the most authentic information.

    The State of New Jersey, compiled from the most authentic inf...

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed to border deleting author, engraver, and ...

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • A map of the country in which the army under Lt. General Burgoyne acted in the campaign of 1777, shewing the marches of the army & the places of the principal actions.

    A map of the country in which the army under Lt. General Burg...

    Scale ca. 1:640,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Has watermarks. Second copy of sheet 1: complete set of maps at Faden, William [Maps of the expedition from Canada of Gen. Burgoyne] ...

    • Contributor: Medcalfe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop positions.

    [Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessia...

    Scale ca. 1:2,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink; with writing partly in German script and partly in English. Has watermark. Ascription of authorship through label on old folder. Proverbs in German and Latin on verso. ...

    • Contributor: Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook jusques à New-York avec les bancs, sondes, marques de navigation &c.

    Carte de l'entrée de la rivière d'Hudson, dépuis Sandy-Hook j...

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. "339." Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1229 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A map of Savannah River beginning at Stone-Bluff, or Nexttobethell, which continueth to the sea; also, the four sounds Savañah, [Warsaw], Hossabaw, and St. Katharines, with their islands; likewise Neuport, or Serpent River, from its mouth to Benjehova Bluff.

    A map of Savannah River beginning at Stone-Bluff, or Nexttobe...

    Scale ca. 1:132,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Annotated with brown ink. Oriented with north to the right. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown by hachures. Shows aspects of the physical geography ...

    • Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Sketch of Stoney & Verplank's Points upon the North River, as taken possession of, and fortified by His Excellency Sir H: Clinton in June 1779.

    Sketch of Stoney & Verplank's Points upon the North River, as...

    Scale ca. 1:11,140. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows "Rebel works" as well as additions made by the British. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1199 Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • 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. 1 map ; 23 x 18 cm.

    • Contributor: Stockdale, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Jersey,

    A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Je...

    Scale ca. 1:126,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows area between the Hudson and Delaware Rivers, from Kingston, N.Y. to Trenton, including names of some property owners. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Skinner, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • [Coast of Maine showing entrances of Blue Hill Bay, Isle of Haut Bay, and Penobscot Bay, with Owls Head, Vinalhaven Island, Isle au Haut, and other islands.

    [Coast of Maine showing entrances of Blue Hill Bay, Isle of H...

    Scale ca. 1:48,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Brittle on edges and deterioration along fold. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 857 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: [Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plano del Puerto de la Mobila Situado en latd. No. de 300 10ʹ m. tomado á los Ingleses el dia 14 de Marzo de 1780.

    Plano del Puerto de la Mobila Situado en latd. No. de 300 10ʹ...

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows the entrance to Mobile Bay, with the peninsula of "Pta. de la Mobilla" and the "Ya. Delfina." On verso: No. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Partie méridionale de la Louisiane, avec la Floride, la Caroline et la Virginie,

    Partie méridionale de la Louisiane, avec la Floride, la Carol...

    Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "P. II. 48." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1408 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. ...

    • Contributor: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • To the American Philosophical Society, this map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak bays, with the said bays and shores adjacent drawn from the most accurate surveys is humbly inscribed by John Churchman.

    To the American Philosophical Society, this map of the penins...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in ink. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 57 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: Churchman, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1786
  • A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in America with the many additionall buildings & new streets to the year 1743.

    A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in Ameri...

    Scale ca. 1:5,700. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text, ward index, and index to points of interest. map 43 x 60 cm.

    • Contributor: Price, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1743
  • A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. Hand colored. "No. 61." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1379 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Carte du théatre de la guerre entre les Anglais et les Américains:

    Carte du théatre de la guerre entre les Anglais et les Améric...

    Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from Quebec to Cape May and from Oswego to Kennebec Bay. Date changed by hand to 1778. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Brion De La Tour, Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carte des possessions françoises et angloises dans le Canada, et partie de la Louisiane, 1756.

    Carte des possessions françoises et angloises dans le Canada,...

    Scale ca. 1:3,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From Louis Charles Desnos' Atlas général. 1767-[69] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 70 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Longchamps
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near which batteries of cannon and mortars were erected on Long Island with a view to take off the defences and make breaches in the rebel fort on the opposite shore to facilitate a landing of troops on New York Island.

    A plan of the Narrows of Hells-gate in the East River, near w...

    Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. In upper margin: no. 6. Includes "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1154 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Map of the Province of West Florida /

    Map of the Province of West Florida /

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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, ex...

    Scale ca. 1:33,200. Hand colored. Shows soundings and disposition of ships, etc. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islan[ds] and Red Hook together with part of the Bay and soundings, shewing the position they bear to each other and to New York, September 18th. 1766. By order of His Excellency Major General Gage, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

    Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islan[ds] and Red ...

    Scale 1:4,800; 400 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Imperfect: Margins torn. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. Signed in different ink: W. B. Porter. LC ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • Exact plan of General Gage's lines on Boston Neck in America.

    Exact plan of General Gage's lines on Boston Neck in America.

    Scale ca. 1:3,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. "Engrav'd for the Pennsylv[ani]a magazine." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Part of Long Island; and the coast eastward to the shoals of Nantucket.

    Part of Long Island; and the coast eastward to the shoals of ...

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: Greenwich. Has watermarks. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes view of "Sancoty Head S.S.W. 10 miles distant." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 824 ...

    • Contributor: Knight, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Lake Champlain and Lake George, and the country between the Hudson and the lakes on the west, and Connecticut River on the east.

    [Lake Champlain and Lake George, and the country between the ...

    Scale ca. 1:640,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Imperfect: Right upper corner is missing. Base ...

    • Contributor: Medcalfe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house and graveyard belonging to David Burns : at present occupied by James Burns.

    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat...

    Covers area bounded by 9th, 11th, G, nd I streets N.W. Shows house and graveyard dimensions, block dimensions, and block numbers. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on ...

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island, with the batteries on Province Island.

    Plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island, with the batteries on Pro...

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

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan of the city of New York.

    Plan of the city of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: McComb, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1789
  • The United States of America with the British possessions of Canada, Nova Scotia, & of Newfoundland, divided with the French; and the Spanish territories of Louisiana and Florida according to the preliminary articles of peace signed at Versailles the 20th of Jany. 1783.

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

    Scale ca. 1:6,366,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Relief shown pictorially. Includes article III of the Treaty. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 752 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • Plan de la rivière du Cap Fear depuis la barre jusques à Brunswick.

    Plan de la rivière du Cap Fear depuis la barre jusques à Brun...

    Scale ca. 1:90,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Paris. "No. 1." Includes sailing "Instructions" and "Observations." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1506 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Captain Snow's scetch of the country by himself, and the best accounts he could receive from the Indian traders.

    Captain Snow's scetch of the country by himself, and the best...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Shows location of forts, western Pennsylvania, northern Virginia, northern Maryland, Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary line, and "Road to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, &ca." LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: Snow
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1754
  • Carte de la riviere Longue : et de quelques autres, qui se dechargent dans le grand fleuve de Missisipi [sic] ... ; Carte que les Gnacsitares : ont dessine sur des paux de cerfs ...

    Carte de la riviere Longue : et de quelques autres, qui se de...

    Map 1 covers area of Minnesota River, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and Mississippi River south to Saint Louis. Map 2 covers the area west of the Minnesota River. Both maps drawn within ...

    • Contributor: Lahontan, Louis Armand De Lom D'Arce
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1703
  • Partie des États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale.

    Partie des États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale.

    Scale ca. 1:330,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Méridien de Philadelphie à 750 13ʹ de longitude ouest de Londres." Inset: Nouvelle carte du Canada supérieur et inférieur [ca. 1:17,500,000] LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Amplissimæ regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Fransisc. Miss in America Septentrionali anno 1687.

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

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] v. 1, part 2, no. 83. Available also through the ...

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

    Carolina.

    "51" in upper right-hand corner. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 19 x 27 cm.

    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1732
  • 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • A chart of the harbour of Rhode Island and Narraganset Bay.

    A chart of the harbour of Rhode Island and Narraganset Bay.

    Scale ca. 1:51,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: triangular hole in lower right corner, portions missing in margins and along fold lines. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [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 ...

    • Contributor: Veatch, Hezekiah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • [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. ...

    • Contributor: [Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Massachusetts /

    Massachusetts /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. Legend in German and English. Place names are in German and/or English. In upper right margin: No. III. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • A sketch of the environs of Charlestown in South Carolina.

    A sketch of the environs of Charlestown in South Carolina.

    Scale ca. 1:132,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1557 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Sproule, Geo. F. - Sproule, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick. Sketch of Allen's Town.

    Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick. Sketch of A...

    Scale ca. 1:26,000; 800 paces to the in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1259 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Carte general de toute la côte de la Louisianne jusqu'a la Baye St. Bernard, coste de la Floride, Baye de la Mobille, Be. de Pansacole, Baye de St. Ioseph, St. Marc des Apalaches. dans l'Amerique septentle., 1747 /

    Carte general de toute la côte de la Louisianne jusqu'a la Ba...

    LC Luso-Hispanic World, 822 Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : ms., col. ; 33 x 41 cm.

    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1747
  • [Bend of the Missouri River].

    [Bend of the Missouri River].

    Pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil: Bend of the Missouri, Long. 101 25ʺ-Lat. 47 32ʺ by Mr. Thomson, astronmer to the N.W. Company in 1798. On verso: A sketch of the north bend of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • To navigators, this chart being an actual survey of the sea coast and inland navigation from Cape Henry to Cape Roman is most respectfully inscribed by Price & Strother : engraved by W. Johnston.

    To navigators, this chart being an actual survey of the sea c...

    Depths shown by soundings. "Published agreeable to Act of Congress." "Inland papage [sic] from Cape Henry to Cape Roman" on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Price, Jonathan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • A plan of the town of Boston and its environs, with the lines, batteries, and incampments of the British and American armies.

    A plan of the town of Boston and its environs, with the lines...

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps and Charts, 1750-1789, 930 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: [Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan de Rhodes-Island, et position de l'armée françoise a Newport.

    Plan de Rhodes-Island, et position de l'armée françoise a New...

    Scale ca. 1:26,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows fortifications, fields of fire, and position of French naval vessels. Oriented with north to the right. Includes index ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution as near as the circumstances and ground will admit of. May 29th. 1759.

    Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in ...

    Scale ca. 1:15,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to military positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 38 ...

    • Contributor: Brasier, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county and town lines, rivers, lakes, ponds, mountains, meetinghouses, mills, public roads &c. /

    A correct map of the state of Vermont : exhibiting the county...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington and London. Wheat & Brun no. 200. Includes notes and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Whitelaw, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • A general map of the southern British colonies in America, comprehending North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, with the neighboring Indian countries, from the modern surveys of Engineer de Brahm, Capt. Collet, Mouzon, & others, and from the large hydrographical survey of the coasts of East and West Florida.

    A general map of the southern British colonies in America, co...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "The seat of war, in the southern British colonies, comprehending North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, &ca." Hand colored. Insets: Plan of Charlestown ...

    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey /

    A compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey /

    Shows rural householders' names. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, no. 1500 Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, May the 1st, 1770, by S. ...

    • Contributor: Collet, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate.

    Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1153 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map, on sheet 12 x 11 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Fenwick's house stands : [Washington D.C.].

    Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Fenwick's house st...

    Covers area bounded by Half St. west, O St. south, Half St. east, and R St. south. Shows block numbers and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at the head of Chesapeak Bay. Sketch of the River Elk, at the head of Chesapeak Bay.

    A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at ...

    Scale ca. 1:72,000 and ca. 1:30,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in handwriting of Admiral Lord Howe: By Mr. Hunter, master of the Eagle. Depths shown by soundings. Navigable channels outlined in ...

    • Contributor: Hunter, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A new and accurate map of New Jersey, from the best authorities.

    A new and accurate map of New Jersey, from the best authorities.

    From The universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure (June, 1780), vol. 66. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1242 Text in pocket. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Captain Snow's sketch.

    Captain Snow's sketch.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially. Shows location of forts, western Pennsylvania, northern Virginia, northern Maryland, Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary line, and "Road to Philadelphia & Pensylvania, &c." Includes historical notes. LC ...

    • Contributor: Snow
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1754
  • Plan of the attack of the Forts Clinton & Montgomery, upon Hudsons River, which were stormed by His Majesty's forces under the command of Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., on the 6th of Octr. 1777.

    Plan of the attack of the Forts Clinton & Montgomery, upon Hu...

    Scale ca. 1:21,250. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • Plan of the inland navigation between South Edisto and Charlestown.

    Plan of the inland navigation between South Edisto and Charle...

    Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: C. Taylor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1551 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A map of the province of Pensilvania /

    A map of the province of Pensilvania /

    Relief shown pictorially. Watermarked. Removed from: The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer, Dec. 1756, vol. 25. Includes ill. in title cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 711 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • [Roads and country that Col. Campbell marched thro'--Ebenezer to Augusta in Georgia.

    [Roads and country that Col. Campbell marched thro'--Ebenezer...

    Scale ca. 1:175,000. Title in part from accompanying manuscript text. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Hand colored. Shows roads parallel to the Savannah River. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1573 Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A chart of the bay and harbour of Pensacola in the Province of West Florida.

    A chart of the bay and harbour of Pensacola in the Province o...

    Scale ca. 1:64,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1663 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Gauld, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Travajo personal que en la inspesion de esta corta obra tubo el Ro. Pe. F.  Juan Miguel Menchero como Visitador General de la Nueva Mexico y lo dedica a el Exmo. Sr. Dn. Juan Franco. Guemes y Orcasitas Virrei, Gobernador y Capitan General de Nueva Espana para que su ex proteja su major incremento de estas misiones.

    Travajo personal que en la inspesion de esta corta obra tubo ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and legend. Covers the territory from Santa Fé west to the Colorado River and south to the Chihuaha. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Menchero, Juan Miguel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1744
  • A plan of the river Missisippi.

    A plan of the river Missisippi.

    Scale ca. 1:473,000. Depths shown by soundings. Inset: The entrance of the river Missisippi at Fort Balise. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 784 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Carleton, Osgood
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; with the roads and Indian paths; as well as the boundary or provincial lines, the several townships and other divisions of the land in both provinces;

    An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian...

    Scale ca. 1:530,000. Hand colored. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows precinct boundaries. Appears in ...

    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz Virginia, Màriland, Dèlaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island: of Aquanishuonîgy, the country of the confederate Indians; comprehending Aquanishuonîgy proper, their place of residence, Ohio and Tïiuxsoxrúntie their deer-hunting countries; Couxsaxráge and Skaniadarâde, their beaver-hunting countries; of the Lakes Erie, Ontario and Champlain, and of part of New-France: Wherein is also shewn the antient and present seats of the Indian nations.

    A general map of the middle British colonies, in America; viz...

    Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Cover title: Middle British colonies in America: Original wrappers. Hand colored, coloration does not agree with legend. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude west of London" and "from Philadelphia." "Sold ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • A plan of the city of Philadelphia.

    A plan of the city of Philadelphia.

    Scale not given. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Indexed. Appears in The Philadelphia almanack for the year 1778. 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1316 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Norman, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Kaart van Louisiana, en Florida.

    Kaart van Louisiana, en Florida.

    Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris and Ferro. Based on Rigobert Bonne's Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride. Shows present area of Southern States. Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775.

    A sketch of the action between the British forces and the Ame...

    Scale ca. 1:13,800. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North ...

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