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  • Territory of Columbia /

    Territory of Columbia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Printed along city boundary: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Oriented with north toward the ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • [Attakapa Region land grants, Louisiana].

    [Attakapa Region land grants, Louisiana].

    Shows land grants in the Bayou Teche region and in Vermilion Parish, most surveyed by François Gonsoulin. Title from LC Luso-Hispanic World. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 911 Orientation varies. Pen-and-ink on paper, some ...

    • Contributor: Gonsoulin, François
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795

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  • 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
  • A map of the country between Albemarle Sound, and Lake Erie, comprehending the whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and Pensylvania, with parts of several other of the United States of America.

    A map of the country between Albemarle Sound, and Lake Erie, ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Shows boundaries. "The country on the eastern side of the Alleganey Mountains, is taken from Fry and Jefferson's ...

    • Contributor: Jefferson, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, villages, houses of worship and other public buildings, furnaces, forges, mills, and other remarkable places; and of the Federal Territory; as also a sketch of the State of Delaware shewing the probable connexion of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.

    Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey ...

    Scale ca. 1:300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Scattered holes and general deterioration. Includes "Plan of the city ...

    • Contributor: Griffith, Dennis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • [Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour.

    [Rough draft of Charlestown, in water colour.

    Scale ca. 1:4,500. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans, 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the upper ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Carte de la partie de la Virginie ou l'armée combinée de France & des États-Unis de l'Amérique a fait prisonnière l'Armée anglaise commandée par Lord Cornwallis le 19 octobre. 1781, avec le plan de l'attaque d'York-town & de Glocester.

    Carte de la partie de la Virginie ou l'armée combinée de Fran...

    Scale ca. 1:215,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Situation of the fleets shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1462 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Esnauts Et Rapilly
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of Savannah and its fortifications in 1782.

    Plan of Savannah and its fortifications in 1782.

    Scale 1:6,000; 500 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Has watermark. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1586 Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Plan de Port Royal et de la rivière et du détroit d'Awfoskée à la côte de la Caroline méridionale.

    Plan de Port Royal et de la rivière et du détroit d'Awfoskée ...

    Scale ca. 1:90,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Paris. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "Avertissement." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1535 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan du terrein à la rive gauche de la rivière de James vis-à-vis Jamestown en Virginie ou s'est livré le combat du 6 juillet 1781 entre l'armée américaine commandée par le Mis. de La Fayette el l'armée angloise aux ordres du Lord Cornwallis.

    Plan du terrein à la rive gauche de la rivière de James vis-à...

    Scale ca. 1:16,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to points of military interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1451 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Desandroüins, Jean Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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
  • Carte des Etats-Unis de l'Amerique suivant le Traité de Paix de 1783.

    Carte des Etats-Unis de l'Amerique suivant le Traité de Paix ...

    Scale ca. 1:4,750,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Inset: Supplément a La Floride. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 750 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Lattré, Jean
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • This map of Kentucke, drawn from actual observations, is inscribed with the most perfect respect, to the Honorable the Congress of the United States of America; and to His Excellcy. George Washington, late Commander in Chief of their Army.

    This map of Kentucke, drawn from actual observations, is insc...

    Scale 1:633,600; 10 miles to an in. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Includes inscriptions. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 792 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Filson, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • A map of the sources of the Chaudière, Penobscot, and Kennebec rivers,

    A map of the sources of the Chaudière, Penobscot, and Kennebe...

    Scale ca. 1:390,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing with reinforced edges. Relief shown pictorially. Shows campsite locations for the author's expedition from Quebec into Maine. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1761
  • 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. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Shows towns, county boundaries, and the "Division line of East and West Jersey." "Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved." Available ...

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • [Property survey of tracts and land grants in part of Maryland near Tiber Creek, now central Washington D.C.].

    [Property survey of tracts and land grants in part of Marylan...

    Cadastral map covering tracts named Jamaca, Port Royal, Burns Neglect, Elenor, Gleenings, Gordons Meddows, Knock, Houp Yard, and Cern Abbey Mannor. "Beginning of 'Cern Abbey Mannor' being a resurvey on Duddington Mannor, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • A survey of the northern neck of Virginia, being the lands belonging to the Rt. Honourable Thomas Lord Fairfax Baron Cameron, bounded by & within the Bay of Chesapoyocke and between the rivers Rappahannock and Potowmack: With the courses of the rivers Rappahannock and Potowmack, in Virginia, as surveyed according to order in the years 1736 & 1737.

    A survey of the northern neck of Virginia, being the lands be...

    Scale ca. 1:875,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated to show roads, plantations, counties and towns. DLC map 30 x 35 ...

    • Contributor: Warner, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1747
  • Charte über die XIII Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-America,

    Charte über die XIII Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-America,

    Scale ca. 1:5,400,000. Title in margin: Les XIII Etats Unis de l'Amerique septentrionale, d'apress les meilleurs & speciales cartes angloises qui ont parues jusqu'ici. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. ...

    • Contributor: Güssefeld, F. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • A general map of the middle British colonies, in America. Containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. With the addition of New York, and the greatest part of New England, as also of the bordering parts of the province of Quebec, improved from several surveys made after the late war, and corrected from Governor Pownall's late map 1776.

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

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "The seat of the war in the middle British colonies, containing Virginia, Maryland, the Delaware counties, &ca." From the author's The American military pocket ...

    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • New Hampshire.

    New Hampshire.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso. Title in manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection: Harbour of Portsmouth, N. Hampshire. Title in LC's Maps of America: Chart of coast of New Hampshire, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • [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
  • A map of the United States : compiled chiefly from the state maps and other authentic information /

    A map of the United States : compiled chiefly from the state ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Appears in Mathew Carey's General atlas. Philadelphia. 1796? Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset ...

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia.

    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia.

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. LC copy annotated, has "8.11.45.Vme." Includes "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress web site ...

    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A survey of the coast about Cape Lookout in North Carolina, taken the 29th of June,1756.

    A survey of the coast about Cape Lookout in North Carolina, t...

    Scale ca. 1:26,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Plate no. "27." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1508 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Mackay, Arthur
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • A new map of Nova Scotia, and Cape Breton Island with the adjacent parts of New England and Canada, composed from a great number of actual surveys; and other materials regulated by many new astronomical observations of the longitude as well as latitude;

    A new map of Nova Scotia, and Cape Breton Island with the adj...

    Scale ca. 1:1,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "VII" located above upper right corner of border. Shows Maritime Provinces, New England, and St. Lawrence Valley region to Montreal. ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolicos de la Compa. e Jesus en la America Septe. /

    La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, ...

    Relief shown pictorially. McLaughlin, G. Mapping of California as an island, 196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : hand col. ; 45 ...

    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1720
  • 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
  • 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. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1515 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775, at Charles Town, N. America.

    Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775, at Charles...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 908 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America.

    Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America.

    Scale ca. 1:1,600,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the area from the Chesapeake Bay to Boston. Shows states, some counties, towns and cities, manors, forts, and some roads. "Supplement ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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
  • Map of the progress of His Majesty's armies in New York, during the late campaign, illustrating the accounts.

    Map of the progress of His Majesty's armies in New York, duri...

    Scale ca. 1:316,800. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, suppl. for 1776. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1151 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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
  • A plan of Patomack River, from the mouth of Sherrendo, down to Chapawamsick /

    A plan of Patomack River, from the mouth of Sherrendo, down t...

    Present sheet covers from Little Falls to south. Northern sheet missing. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Soiled, brittle, creased, missing small sections, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by positive photocopy dated ...

    • Contributor: Brooke, Ro.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1737
  • A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America : with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham /

    A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America : with the ...

    Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. In upper right corner: 5. Insets: Entrance of Columbia River -- Gray's Harbour -- Port Discovery. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Vancouver, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • 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. Tabula geographica cultis simam delineans Novæ Angliæ partem, provincias nempe Massachusets Bay et New Hampshire colonias porro Connecticut et Rhode Island

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

    Scale ca. 1:460,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Ferron. Relief shown pictorially. Includes note "Camp of the colonists 1776," across the Hudson River from Kings Bridge and insets "Ichnographia portus Bostoniensis" ...

    • Contributor: Probst, Johann Michael
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride.

    Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Liv. XVI, no. 46." Also shows Georgia and portions of the Carolinas and Virginia. Appears in Guillaume Thomas François Raynal's Atlas de toutes les parties connues ...

    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Draft of the lands disputed by Philipse Patent against Beekmans & Rambaults.

    Draft of the lands disputed by Philipse Patent against Beekma...

    Scale 1:31,680; 40 chains to an in. Title from verso. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: [Map of Fishkill and vicinity] Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has ...

    • Contributor: Hampton, Jona
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1753
  • Battle of Brandywine, 11 Septr. 1777.

    Battle of Brandywine, 11 Septr. 1777.

    Scale ca. 1:13,000. Title in pencil. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Unfinished. Relief shown by shading. In upper margin: No. 8. On verso: Montrésor. Illegible title on verso. LC Maps of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washin...

    Shows buildings in different colors, some landowners' names, and unidentified profiles along streets. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black ink, red ink, and watercolors. Watermark: Budgen 1799 (with device under crown). Soiled, ...

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1799
  • 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
  • [New York Island. Military; unfinished.

    [New York Island. Military; unfinished.

    Scale ca. 1:9,500. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Shows fortifications and redoubts north of the vicinity of Hell Gate before the battle ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan der stad Washington : bestemd tot de hoofdstad van America, en ter bestendige verblijfplaats van het Congres, naa het jaar 1800.

    Plan der stad Washington : bestemd tot de hoofdstad van Ameri...

    Shows proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From A. van der Kroe's Vaderlandsche letter-oefeningen waarin boeken en schriften, Amsterdam, 1793, Z1007.V12. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Kroe, A. Van Der
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • [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 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
  • Fort on Charlestown Point.

    Fort on Charlestown Point.

    Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 1. One of a series ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Colchester, May the: 6:th: Day: A.D.: 1765.

    Colchester, May the: 6:th: Day: A.D.: 1765.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1024 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map on sheet 47 ...

    • Contributor: Foot, Israel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • A Map of the country round Philadelphia including part of New Jersey, New York, Staten Island, & Long Island.

    A Map of the country round Philadelphia including part of New...

    Scale ca. 1:1,625,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1041 "West longitude from London." From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, 1776. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Reconnoissance, juillet 1781.

    Reconnoissance, juillet 1781.

    Scale ca. 1:18,400; 700 t[oises] = 75 mm. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Reconnoissance juillet 1781. Ouvrages et redoutes-Morisania [continent] îles de New York, Montresor ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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
  • Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

    Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

    Shows Yorktown Virginia and the York River on conical powder horn. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript: Engraved bovine horn, shellacked. Has wooden pouring spout inserted at narrow end and wooden hinged cap ...

    • Contributor: Crosby, E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to the orders and instructions of the Right Honorable the Lords Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, to Samuel Holland, Esqr., His Majesty's Surveyor General of Lands for the Northern District of North America,

    A plan of the bay and harbor of Boston, surveyed agreeably to...

    Scale ca. 1:48,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings and color. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Wheeler, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • 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 chorographical map, of the country, round Philadelphia. Carte particuliere, des environs de Philadelphie.

    A chorographical map, of the country, round Philadelphia. Car...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Genl. Howe's track" from Elk River to Philadelphia, "Genl. Washington's track," and "Grand American Winter Camp, Jan. 1778" at Valley Forge. LC Maps of North ...

    • Contributor: Klockhoff, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army to the 24th of October 1776, under the command of His Excellency the Honorable William Howe, General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &ca, &ca, &ca.

    A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army t...

    Scale 1:24,000; 2,000 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Includes "References to the plan." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1152 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their places of residence, Ohio and Thuchsochruntie their deer hunting countries, Couchsachrage and Skaniadarade 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....

    Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 712 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Gibson, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • Plan of York Town and Gloucester in Virginia, shewing the works constructed for the defence of those posts by the Rt. Honble: Lieut. General Earl Cornwallis, with the attacks of the combined army of French and rebels under the command of the Generals Count de Rochambaud and Washington which capitulated October 1781.

    Plan of York Town and Gloucester in Virginia, shewing the wor...

    Scale ca. 1:5,850. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1473 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of the attack the rebels on Long Island, by an officer of the Army.

    Plan of the attack the rebels on Long Island, by an officer o...

    Scale ca. 1:125,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Annotated showing additional names in a different hand. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1147 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789

    American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North Ame...

    The American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789 represents an important historical record of the mapping of North America and the Caribbean. Most ...

    • Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    • Date: 1750
  • [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

    [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

    Scale ca. 1:51,000. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and lower margin. No. "16" in upper left corner. "Note. The soundings and nautical remarks in this chart are ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A new and accurate map of the province of South Carolina in North America.

    A new and accurate map of the province of South Carolina in N...

    Shows precincts, townships, towns, forts, roads, and trails, ferries, courthouses, landmarks, rivers, and creeks, harbors, islands, and shoals along the coast. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Mounted on cloth. DLC From ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Maps of East and West Florida.

    Maps of East and West Florida.

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. Cover title. Alternate title from Peter Force's catalog of printed maps: Florida and its vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "To the Marine Society of the ...

    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana : including the River Yazous /

    A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana : inc...

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "N.B. This survey has been taken at different times and reduced to one general scale in the year 1778." In upper right corner: "The ...

    • Contributor: Gauld, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Plan de la ville de Charlestown, de ses retranchements et du siege faits par les Anglois en 1780.

    Plan de la ville de Charlestown, de ses retranchements et du ...

    Scale ca. 1:10,320. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1560 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 28 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Map of Missouri River and vicinity from Saint Charles, Missouri, to Mandan villages of North Dakota : used by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark in their 1804 expedition up Missouri River].

    [Map of Missouri River and vicinity from Saint Charles, Misso...

    Date from accompanying text. Relief shown by symbols for "Black Mountains" or Black Hills. Some place names in both English and French. Based on surveys up to the Mandan-Hidatsa villages by James ...

    • Contributor: Finiels, Nicolas De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • River of Ohio.

    River of Ohio.

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. "No. 23." Includes latitude readings at spots along the river and notes on the width of tributaries. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Gordon, Harry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1766
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 58 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: Churchman, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by the Kings fleet commanded by Captn. Thos. Pringle, upon Lake Champlain, the 11th of October, 1776.

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

    Scale ca. 1:70,000. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "An account of the expedition of the British fleet on Lake Champlain, under the command of Captain Thomas Pringle, and of the defeat of ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775,

    Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raise...

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 913 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map; ...

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • Reconnoissance des ouvrages du nord de l'Isle de Newyork dont on a déterminé géometriquement les principaux points le 22 et le 23 juillet.

    Reconnoissance des ouvrages du nord de l'Isle de Newyork dont...

    Scale ca. 1:10,300; échelle de 600 toises = 94 cm. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Shows forts and redoubts. Indexed. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1215 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • A map of Connecticut and Rhode Island with Long Island Sound, &c.

    A map of Connecticut and Rhode Island with Long Island Sound,...

    Shows Fairfield, New Haven, and New London counties in Connecticut, towns, roads, rivers, and place names in Connecticut, Rhode Island and part of Long Island. Includes copper mine near Simsbury, Conn. Also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Descripcion de la Bahia de Santa Maria de Galve, y Puerto de Sn. Miguel de Panzacola con toda la costa contigua y las demas bahias que tiene en ella, hasta el Rio de Apalache /

    Descripcion de la Bahia de Santa Maria de Galve, y Puerto de ...

    Covers coast of western Florida Panhandle from Pensacola to Apalachicola. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Terceira Island, Azores [?]. Pen-and-ink and orange watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 870 LC Nautical charts on ...

    • Contributor: Lajonk, Jaime
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • Carte de la partie sud des Etats Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale.

    Carte de la partie sud des Etats Unis de l'Amérique septentri...

    Scale ca. 1:4,250,000. Prime meridian: Paris and Isle de Fer. Relief shown pictorially. "Liv. XVII, XVIII. No. 48." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1406 map 22 x 33 cm.

    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th October 1777, where the rebels were repulsed.

    A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th October 1777, wher...

    Scale ca. 1:16,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Differs from other copies by square cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1344 Stamped on verso: Montresor. Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • 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
  • 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
  • Attacks of Fort Washington by His Majesty's forces under the command of Genl. Sir Willm Howe K.B. 16 Novr. 1776.

    Attacks of Fort Washington by His Majesty's forces under the ...

    Scale ca. 1:20,500. Hand colored. Facsimile of manuscript. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. "Copied from an original map kindly loaned to the compiler by Mr. A. Suart." ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Carte d'une partie des côtes de la Floride et la Louisiane, contenant le cours du Mississipi, depuis ses embouchures jusqu'à la Rivière Rouge, l'entrée de la Mobile et les baies de Pensacola, de Ste. Rose et de S. Joseph.

    Carte d'une partie des côtes de la Floride et la Louisiane, c...

    Scale ca. 1:1,125,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "No. 1. H." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1611 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • 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
  • 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
  • Seat of war in the environs of Philadelphia:

    Seat of war in the environs of Philadelphia:

    Scale ca. 1:656,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. "For the London magazine, 1777." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Map of Orange and Rockland counties area of New York]

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

    Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Watermark: J. Whatman. Relief shown by hachures. Shows some landownership. On verso: Honbe. Majr. Genl. Green. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1090 Available also ...

    • Contributor: Erskine, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • Virginia, Marylandia et Carolina in America septentrionali Britannorum

    Virginia, Marylandia et Carolina in America septentrionali Br...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior exhibens tellurem. 1753-1759 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] Described in William P. Cumming's The ...

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and east New Jersey against the American forces commanded by General Washington from the 12th. of October, to the 28th. of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains, the 28th. of October.

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

    Scale ca. 1:84,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. LC Copy 1 on verso: Plan of operations at New York. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1055 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • A new & accurate map of the provinces of North & South Carolina, Georgia &c.

    A new & accurate map of the provinces of North & South Caroli...

    Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 60." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1380 Available ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • 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 part of West Florida : from Penfacola to the mouth of the Iberville River, with a view to shew the proper spot for a settlement on the Mifsifsipi /

    A map of part of West Florida : from Penfacola to the mouth o...

    • Contributor: Lodge, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

    A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

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

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1749
  • Siege d'York, 1781. Plan d'York en Virginie avec les attaques et les campemens de l'Armée combinée de France et d'Amérique.

    Siege d'York, 1781. Plan d'York en Virginie avec les attaques...

    Scale ca. 1:14,640. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index and "Nota." LC Maps ofth America, 1750-1789, 1467 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Querenet De La Combe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • 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
  • Armstrong County.

    Armstrong County.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title on label affixed to verso: Armstrong Co. From the William Bingham estate ...

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Campagne en Virginie du Major Général M'is de LaFayette : ou se trouvent les camps et marches, ainsy que ceux du Lieutenant Général Lord Cornwallis en 1781 /

    Campagne en Virginie du Major Général M'is de LaFayette : ou ...

    Covers central Virginia from Orange County in the north to Isle of Wight County in the south, and west to Cumberland County. Shows selected bridges, houses, churches, taverns, and other points of ...

    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • [Amboy to Elizabethtown.

    [Amboy to Elizabethtown.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows eastern part of Middlesex and Union counties opposite Staten Island. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • A topographical map of the Province of New Hampshire,

    A topographical map of the Province of New Hampshire,

    Scale ca. 1:260,000. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in upper left beside title, "No. 57" and in lower right margin "Holland's New Hampshire, 1784. No. 42." Relief shown by hachures. Shows township ...

    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot.

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

    Scale ca. 1:25,500. Title from engraved map published by Faden in 1776. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset "Plan of the platform in Sullivan's Fort." Annotated by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A plan of the river and sound of D'Awfoskee in South Carolina. Catalog Record

    A plan of the river and sound of D'Awfoskee 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 "Remarks." LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1773
  • A Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania, Virginia, &c.

    A Map of the western parts of the province of Pennsylvania, V...

    Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil and watercolor. Has watermark. Imperfect: Eastern portion and southwest corner wanting. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Honourable House of Representatives of the Province of Pennsylvania this ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1753
  • Tybee Island.

    Tybee Island.

    Covers part of Tybee Island (Ga.) and part of surrounding islands and waters. Shows buildings and vegetation. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Oriented with north to the bottom. Cumming ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1750
  • A map of the Province of New-York, reduc'd from the large drawing of that Province, compiled from actual surveys by order of His Excellency William Tryon, Esqr. Captain General & Governor of the same,

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

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: New York. Shows administrative boundaries in New York and New Jersey. Also shows portions of Pennsylvania and New England. LC Maps ...

    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • A map of Virginia and Maryland /

    A map of Virginia and Maryland /

    Shows towns and rivers east of the Allegheny Mountains. Relief shown by hachures. From Geographical and Historical Grammer of the World (Edinburgh: Salmon, Sands, Murray and Cochran; 1767). Prime meridian: London. LC ...

    • Contributor: Gavin, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1767
  • [Maps of the expedition from Canada of Gen. Burgoyne]

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

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Maps no. 4 and 5 have hinged overlays showing different positions. From John Burgoyne's A state of the expedition from Canada. 1780. Includes indexed ...

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

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  • A plan of the harbour of Pensacola in West-Florida.

    A plan of the harbour of Pensacola in West-Florida.

    Scale ca. 1:32,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on vellum. Soundings shown in fathoms at low tide. Includes "Remarks." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1656 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 892 Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Gauld, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Sketch of Haddonfield. Sketch of the road from Penny Hill to Black Horse through Mount Holly, 1778.

    Sketch of Haddonfield. Sketch of the road from Penny Hill to ...

    Scale ca. 1:36,000 (not 800 paces to an inch.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1257 Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778