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  • [Battle of Bunker Hill.

    [Battle of Bunker Hill.

    Scale ca. 1:3,900. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References" to points of military interest in different hand and ink. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland.

    Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland.

    Scale ca. 1:880,000. Third state. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Virginia, Maryland, and "De La War counties." The third state is described in Joshua Fry's The Fry & Jefferson map of ...

    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Gilles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in America with the many additionall buildings & new streets, to the year, 1769.

    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. LC copy annotated in ink. On bottom of the sheet, covered with a heavy outer neat line: Engraved and printed by Fra. ...

    • Contributor: Price, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • Draught of the R. Ibbeville.

    Draught of the R. Ibbeville.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 37 x 17 cm.

    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • [Puerto del Boston.

    [Puerto del Boston.

    Scale ca. 1:34,000. Title on attached label on verso: The city and harbour of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows settlements and fortifications. No. "43" ...

    • Contributor: Campo, Josef Del - Campo, Jošef Del
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Philadelphia and vicinity. Military.

    [Philadelphia and vicinity. Military.

    Scale 1:21,120; 1 mile to 3 in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • [Map of British outposts between Burlington and New Bridge, New Jersey, December 1776.

    [Map of British outposts between Burlington and New Bridge, N...

    Not drawn to scale. Alternate title in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Maps of the road taken by the British troops from New Bridge to Burlington, N.J. Manuscript, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Carta rappresentante la penisola della Florida.

    Carta rappresentante la penisola della Florida.

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows southeastern United States, west to Pearl River, Louisiana and Mississippi, and north to latitude 34 degrees. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1617 Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • Sketch of Haddonfield, March 1778. Sketch of the roads from Pennyhill to Black Horse through Mount Holly.

    Sketch of Haddonfield, March 1778. Sketch of the roads from P...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A correct map of the United States of North America; including the British and Spanish territories, carefully laid down agreeable to the treaty of 1784.

    A correct map of the United States of North America; includin...

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for Bankes's New system of universal geography, published by royal authority." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 756 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.

    A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army un...

    Scale ca. 1:130,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. Centered on the Hudson River and New York Bay from Sandy Hook to Haverstraw. Includes index entitled ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • A new & accurate plan, of the town of St. Augustine,

    A new & accurate plan, of the town of St. Augustine,

    Scale ca. 1:3,250. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Includes inset of Florida. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1642 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Solís, John De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Les costes aux environs de la rivière de Misisipi : découvertes par Mr. de la Salle en 1683 et reconnues par Mr. le Chevallier d'Iberville en 1698 et 1699 /

    Les costes aux environs de la rivière de Misisipi : découvert...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows locations of Indian villages found by La Salle during his explorations of the coastal areas of the United States. From: L'Atlas curieux / N. de Fer. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1701
  • Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlestown : the metropolis of the province of South Carolina.

    Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlesto...

    New York City map shows streets, wharves, ferries, principal buildings, and built-up area. Charleston view is panorama of waterfront and quays with principal buildings lettered for identification (no index present). Relief shown ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • 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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1045 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • An accurate map of His Majesty's Province of New-Hampshire in New England & all the adjacent country northward to the River St. Lawrence, & eastward to Penobscot Bay, containing the principal places which relate to the present war on the continent of North America.

    An accurate map of His Majesty's Province of New-Hampshire in...

    Scale 1:633,600; 10 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Fort William Henry taken & demolished by the French A:D: 1757." Includes inscription to ...

    • Contributor: Langdon, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1757
  • A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Delaware counties.

    A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Del...

    Scale ca. 1:960,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows trails. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1035 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1749
  • Battle of Guildford, fought on the 15th of March 1781.

    Battle of Guildford, fought on the 15th of March 1781.

    Scale ca. 1:18,600. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. Engraved from manuscript no. 52 in Faden collection. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1516 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • Map of the country about the Mississippi.

    Map of the country about the Mississippi.

    Not drawn to scale. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen and ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows area from Lake Erie to the mouth of the Ohio River. Also mounted ...

    • Contributor: Chegeree
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Carte de la rivière de Mississipi : sur les mémoires de Mr. Le Sueur qui en a pris avec la boussole tous les tours et detours depuis la mer jusqu'à la rivière St. Pierre, et a pris la hauteur du pole en plusieurs endroits /

    Carte de la rivière de Mississipi : sur les mémoires de Mr. L...

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows cities and towns and features in the region along the Mississippi River. In lower right corner: Archives du Dépôt des cartes et plans de ...

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1702
  • Plan of the harbour of Pensacola.

    Plan of the harbour of Pensacola.

    Scale ca. 1:225,000. Depths shown by soundings. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The West-India atlas. 1794. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1660 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1788
  • Vermont, from actual survey.

    Vermont, from actual survey.

    From Carey's American Atlas, Philadephia, 1795. DLC 1 in. = ca. 11 miles. Harding-5. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 37 x ...

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • [Savannah.

    [Savannah.

    Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Unfinished plan. Watermark: J. Whatman [and a horn within a shield with JW below] Oriented with north toward the lower right. On verso: My M. Blimes. LC ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • 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
  • Map of Carroll's land : [central Washington, D.C.] /

    Map of Carroll's land : [central Washington, D.C.] /

    Cadastral survey of land tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, New Troy, and Houps Addition, with owners' names. "The out lines of the Resurvey as made for Charles Carroll Jun'r the 16th ...

    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • [Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean area].

    [Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Cari...

    Pen-and-ink. LC Nautical charts on vellum. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: No. 7. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 367889/27. 1 map : ms., vellum ; ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1730
  • [Survey of region embraced by Somerset, Bedford, and Fulton Counties and including Cumberland, Md.

    [Survey of region embraced by Somerset, Bedford, and Fulton C...

    Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Title from dealer's manuscript folder. Continued on verso. Manuscript, pen and ink. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Edges missing in places, ...

    • Contributor: Husbands, Hermon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I.

    Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I.

    Scale ca. 1:7,900; 600 toises = 97 mm. Title from label on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Shows forts and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • The United States of North America, with the British territories.

    The United States of North America, with the British territor...

    Includes Reference to the colouring. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 52 x 62 cm.

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale avec les Isles Royale, de Terre Nueve, de St. Jean, l'Acadie &c.

    États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale avec les Isles Royale...

    Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude du méridien de Paris" and "Longitude occid. du méridien de l'Isle de Fer." "Supplément a l'Atlas de M. Robert de Vaugondi." From ...

    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Didier
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • The coast of West F[lorid]a and Louisiana. The Peninsula and Gulf of Florida or Channel of Bahama with the [Bah]ama I[s]lands.

    The coast of West F[lorid]a and Louisiana. The Peninsula and ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,390,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. "The soundings along the Florida coast, shoals, islands, and reefs are in feet." "DG.4." LC copy mounted ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan de la Baye de Pensacola dans la Floride.

    Plan de la Baye de Pensacola dans la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:165,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 42. From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1655 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - [Bellin, Jacques Nicolas]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Plano del Pto. de la Movila situado en la latd. N. de 300 10ʹ tomado á los Ings., el día 14 de marzo de 1780.

    Plano del Pto. de la Movila situado en la latd. N. de 300 10ʹ...

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Zoonen. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows the entrance to Mobile Bay. Mounted on cloth backing. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • 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
  • A map of Kentucky from actual survey

    A map of Kentucky from actual survey

    Scale ca. 1:700,000. LC copy imperfect: Margin deteriorated. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Includes descriptive notes. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1969 ed.) 641 Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Barker, Elihu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Plan of the town of Stratham /

    Plan of the town of Stratham /

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows buildings and householders' names. Watermark: Large elliptical shield that is surmounted by a crown and that bears a cross in lower right. LC copy imperfect: Tears, several small ...

    • Contributor: Merrill, Phinehas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Plan général du Fort Septentrional du Detour des Anglois, tel qu'il est présentement : [Louisiana] /

    Plan général du Fort Septentrional du Detour des Anglois, tel...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows buildings, internal facilities, and surrounding area. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Copy annotated in pencil in lower left margin: 84482. A progress report on construction of ...

    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1749
  • A Plan of the Straits of St. Mary, and Michilimakinac, to shew the situation & importance of the two westernmost settlements of Canada for the fur trade.

    A Plan of the Straits of St. Mary, and Michilimakinac, to she...

    Scale ca. 1:75,000. LC copy has printed title with incorrect date [i.e. 1781] glued in lower right margin. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 770 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • 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 the provinces;

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

    Scale ca. 1:530,000. Hand colored. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows precinct boundaries. Insets: The harbour of Port Royal [ca. 1:200,000]--The bar and harbour of ...

    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Powder magazine in Fort Prevost at Savannah.

    Powder magazine in Fort Prevost at Savannah.

    Scale 1:96; 1 1/4 in. to 10 ft. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1588 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Frederick County, Va. on the Cacapon River].

    [Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Fre...

    Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington Atlas. 1932. Survey plot is located either in Hampshire County or Morgan County, W. Va. Handwritten on verso: William Hughes Junr., plat for 460 acres, ...

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontier, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, arshes, 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 the provinces /

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

    "12th May 1794." Also shows precinct boundaries and land owners. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Insets: The harbour of Port Royal [ca. 1:200,000] -- The bar and harbour of ...

    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A plan of the island of Burlington : and a view of the city from the River Delaware /

    A plan of the island of Burlington : and a view of the city f...

    Cadastral map showing buildings, lot lines, orchards, and gardens. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Includes index to points of interest and panoramic view at bottom of sheet. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Birch, William Russell
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1797
  • A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. "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 Library of ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • A new & accurate map of Louisiana, with part of Florida and Canada, and the adjacent countries.

    A new & accurate map of Louisiana, with part of Florida and C...

    Scale ca. 1:8,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "West longitude from London." "No. 59." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world ... 1752. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Georgia, from the latest authorities.

    Georgia, from the latest authorities.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography." Shows the present states of Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Barker, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Sketch of New York, narrows & part of Long Island with the roads.

    Sketch of New York, narrows & part of Long Island with the ro...

    Scale ca. 1:23,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings in fathoms. Shows distances. In margin, upper left corner: No. 18. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1227 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • [New York Island.  Military.  Unfinished.

    [New York Island. Military. Unfinished.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Title in manuscript on verso "A topographical map of the north part of New York Island." Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks, from the capes to Philadelphia /

    A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exa...

    Scale ca. 1:275,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Shows ship channels. Includes list of subscribers and "Tide table." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Karte von Carolina und Georgien zur allgemeinen Geschichte der Reisen.

    Karte von Carolina und Georgien zur allgemeinen Geschichte de...

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 49." From Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande. 1758. v. 16. no. 19. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1385 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • Plan of the rebels works on Prospect-Hill. Plan of the rebels works on Winter-Hill.

    Plan of the rebels works on Prospect-Hill. Plan of the rebels...

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 917 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 col. maps on sheet ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A plan of the township of Blenheim, as surveyed and divided in the year 1772.

    A plan of the township of Blenheim, as surveyed and divided i...

    Scale ca. 1:16,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of several landowners. Annotated: This map referred to, in the affidt. of ...

    • Contributor: Creassy, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • Carte particulière d'une partie de la Louisianne ou les fleuve et rivierres [i.e. rivières] onts etés relevé a l'estime & les routtes [i.e. routes] par terre relevé & mesurées aux pas, par les Srs. Broutin, de Vergés, ingénieurs & Saucier dessinateur /

    Carte particulière d'une partie de la Louisianne ou les fleuv...

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map in 2 sections mounted on cloth backing. Prime meridian: [Paris]. "This map of the Mississippi River Valley from Memphis to the Gulf of Mexico as far east as ...

    • Contributor: Demarigny
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1743
  • A chart of Delaware Bay and River, containing a full & exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks, from the cape to Philadelphia.

    A chart of Delaware Bay and River, containing a full & exact ...

    Scale ca. 1:280,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text and "Tide table." Accompanied by: Directions for navigating up Delaware-Bay from the capes to Reedy-Island by Capt. ...

    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A Plan of Albany, as it was in the year 1758.

    A Plan of Albany, as it was in the year 1758.

    Scale 1:12,000; 1,000 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1129 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • To the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esqrs., true & absolute proprietaries & Governours of the Province of Pennsylvania & counties of New-Castle, Kent & Sussex on Delaware this map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsylvania. /

    To the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esqrs., true ...

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing with reinforced edges. Relief shown pictorially. Shows county boundaries. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1294 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.

    [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing l...

    Scale ca. 1:40,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated along old fold lines. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Has watermarks. Individual surveys dated 1771 through 1774, performed by "Mr. Saml. Lewis" and ...

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1774
  • Notes sur les environs de York.

    Notes sur les environs de York.

    Scale ca. 1:44,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1469 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map on ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adjacent with the road from Boston to Concord, shewing the place of the late engagement between the King's troops & the provincials, together with the several encampments of both armies in & about Boston. Taken from an actual survey.

    A plan of the town and harbour of Boston and the country adja...

    Scale ca. 1:120,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: De Costa, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay.

    [Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay ...

    Scale ca. 1:115,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. Shows coast of most of Rhode Island, small portion of Connecticut, and part of Long Island from Narragansett Bay ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • [Map of the country between and bordering the Delaware River and Chesapeake Bay, showing roads to Philadelphia and localities.

    [Map of the country between and bordering the Delaware River ...

    Scale ca. 1:670,000. Title from P. L. Phillips' List of maps of America. Manuscript, pen and ink and pencil. Label on verso has title: Eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey showing ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col'l Baum, at Walmscock near Bennington; shewing the attacks of the enemy on the 16th August 1777.

    Position of the detachment under Lieut't Col'l Baum, at Walms...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000; 200 paces to an in. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions of battle fought in the town of Hoosick, N.Y. in defense of Bennington, Vt. "Engraved ...

    • Contributor: Durnford, Desmaretz
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Charles Town, South Carolina, with a chart of the bars & harbour,

    Charles Town, South Carolina, with a chart of the bars & harb...

    Scale ca. 1:56,700. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1541 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Cowley, R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • 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. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Relief shown by land form drawings. Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1230 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Carolina septentrionale et meridionale en 4 feuilles, traduite de l'Anglois.

    Carolina septentrionale et meridionale en 4 feuilles, traduit...

    Scale ca. 1:560,000. Alternate title: 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, ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in front, protracted from a scale of 200 feet to an inch.

    A Plan of the works on Spikendevil Hill with the ground in fr...

    Scale 1:2,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1169 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Suite du cours du fleuve St. Louis depuis la rivière d'Iberville jusq'à celle des Yasous, et les parties connues de la Rivière Rouge et la Rivière Noire.

    Suite du cours du fleuve St. Louis depuis la rivière d'Ibervi...

    Scale ca. 1:830,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tome I, no. 46." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Includes "Remarques sur la Rivière Rouge" and inset "Carte de l'establissement ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Sketch of the road from Fredericksburg to Norfolk in Virginia.

    Sketch of the road from Fredericksburg to Norfolk in Virginia.

    Not drawn to scale. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1446 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • [Plan d'Amboy. Vues de la rade de Charles-Town et de Fort Sulivan, mai 1780.

    [Plan d'Amboy. Vues de la rade de Charles-Town et de Fort Sul...

    Scale ca. 1:25,600. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' List of maps of America. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. The view of Charleston Harbor concerns the assault on Fort Sulivan during the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Taking of Savannah in Dec. 1778.

    [Taking of Savannah in Dec. 1778.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Shows disposition of American defenders and British and Hessian attackers. LC Maps of North ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Progress of the army from their landing till taking possession of Philadelphia.

    Progress of the army from their landing till taking possessio...

    Scale ca. 1:350,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Shows camps and battles between Elkton, Md., Valley Forge, and Philadelphia. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1061 Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdido, & Scambia in the province of West Florida; with a sketch of the boundary between the nation of upper Creek Indians and that part of the province which is contigious thereto, as settled at the congresses at Pensacola in the years 1765 & 1771.

    A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdid...

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Drawn from the original map in British archives "Col. Off. 5. Vol. 73, pp. 103-104. (Old A.W.I. 276)." Includes descriptive ...

    • Contributor: Taitt, David
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • Nova Anglia.

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen of Philadelphia this plan of the improved part of the city surveyed and laid down by the late Nicholas Scull,

    To the mayor, recorder, aldermen, common council, and freemen...

    Scale ca. 1:4,900. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes illus. of ships in the river, index to points of interest, and insets "A" and "B." Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • Potomack /

    Potomack /

    Covers the Potomac River (estuary and river), its tributaries, and the Rappahannock River. Also covers "The Northern Neck of Virginia". Title from annotation on verso. Gift; Robert Lee Brown, Woodville, Va.; October ...

    • Contributor: Booth, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania and the province of Quebec. Drawn by Major Holland, Surveyor General of the Northern District in America.

    The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensi...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Insets: A chart of the mouth of Hudsons River, from Sandy Hook to New York.--Plan of Amboy with its environs from ...

    • Contributor: Pownall, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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, shows boundary between New York and "Province of New Hampshire." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1771
  • A New and accurate map of the present seat of war in North America, comprehending New Jersey, Philadelphia, Pensylvania, New-York, &c.

    A New and accurate map of the present seat of war in North Am...

    Scale ca. 1:550,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the Universal magazine, v. 61, June 1777. Accompanied by: A succinct account of the city of Philadelphia, illustrated with a new and accurate map of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Hunter, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plano y costa de la Palisada o de Misipipi zituada, su entrada o Cabo de Lodo en 29 gs. 17 ms. de lattud. norte y en longd. de 385 gs. 3 ms. segun Tenerife.

    Plano y costa de la Palisada o de Misipipi zituada, su entrad...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolors. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Depths shown by soundings. Indexed. Mounted on cloth backing. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. LC ...

    • Contributor: Liguera Y Antayo, Juan De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1751
  • [Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean area].

    [Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Cari...

    Pen-and-ink. LC Nautical charts on vellum. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: No. 5. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 367905/27. 1 map : ms., vellum ; ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1730
  • [Penobscot River and Bay, with the operations of the English fleet, under Sir George Collyer, against the division of Massachusetts troops acting against Fort Castine, August 1779; with full soundings up to the present site of Bangor.

    [Penobscot River and Bay, with the operations of the English ...

    Scale ca. 1:46,000. 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. Oriented with north to the right. Relief ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Map of that part of the city of Washington on which Mess'rs Lynch and Sands mansion-house stands.

    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which Mess'rs L...

    Covers area bounded by 8th, M, 6th streets, and New York Avenue N.W. Probably drawn by Nicholas King, city surveyor. Black and red inks. Watermark: IV. Mounted on cloth backing. 1 map ...

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Map of a route through south west Pennsylvania from Fort Loundoun, Franklin Co. to Fort Pitt, Pittsburgh.

    Map of a route through south west Pennsylvania from Fort Loun...

    Scale 1:380,160; 6 miles to an in. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 673. Variant title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • Embouchures du fleuve St. Louis ou Mississipi. 1763.

    Embouchures du fleuve St. Louis ou Mississipi. 1763.

    Scale ca. 1:13,200. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I. No. 44." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • New Hampshire /

    New Hampshire /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. Place names are in German and/or English. Includes inset of extreme northern New Hampshire. In upper left margin: No. II. In lower ...

    • Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Philadelphie,

    Philadelphie,

    Scale ca. 1:10,600. Oriented with north toward the right. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1313 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Easburn, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan general des operations de l'Armée Britanique contre les rebelles dans l'Amerique depuis l'arrivée des troupes hessoises le 12 du mois d'aoust 1776 jusqu'à la fin de l'année 1779.

    Plan general des operations de l'Armée Britanique contre les ...

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Covers area from West Point, N.Y. to Great Egg Harbor; Huntington and Jerusalem on Long Island to Chesapeake Bay and Sassafras ...

    • Contributor: Gironcourt, Georges De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Carte de la Louisiane par le Sr. d'Anville.

    Carte de la Louisiane par le Sr. d'Anville.

    Scale ca. 1:900,000. Prime meridian: Paris. Depths shown by soundings. Inset: Partie supérieure de la Louisiane. LC copy 1 has printed label on verso: Bought of Thomas Jefferys, engraver ... [Signed:] Robt. ...

    • Contributor: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Plan of the road from Elizabeth Town Point to Elizabeth Town : shewing the rebel works raised for its defence /

    Plan of the road from Elizabeth Town Point to Elizabeth Town ...

    Scale ca. 1:4,800; 400 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of contents. LC Maps of ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-59 ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • 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
  • Plan and perspective view of Pittsburgh.

    Plan and perspective view of Pittsburgh.

    Scale not given. Date from dealers catalog: [1760-70] Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC copy incomplete: Lower left and right sections missing. Includes index to points of interest and illus. Oriented with north ...

    • Contributor: Day, E. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Plan of the town of Alexandria in the District of Columbia, 1798 /

    Plan of the town of Alexandria in the District of Columbia, 1...

    Relief shown by hachures. Authorship attributed to George Gilpin in P.L. Phillips' A list of maps of America. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Phillips. Maps of America, p. 97 Stephenson. ...

    • Contributor: Gilpin, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • 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 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Carte de la Louisiane, Maryland, Virginie, Caroline, Georgie, avec une partie de la Floride.

    Carte de la Louisiane, Maryland, Virginie, Caroline, Georgie,...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Manuscript no. "117," in ink, on verso. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1386 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Cóvens Et Mortier
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • 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 map, Somerset County.

    A map, Somerset County.

    Scale ca. 1:64,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Sommerset County by B. Morgan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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, ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A new and accurate map of New Jersey, Pensilvania, New York and New England, with the adjacent countries. Drawn from surveys, assisted by the most approved modern maps & charts and regulated by astronomical observations.

    A new and accurate map of New Jersey, Pensilvania, New York a...

    Relief shown pictorially. From the author's A complete system of geography. 1747. Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "No. 100." map 35 ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1747