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    Amérique campagne.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Most of the plans are oriented with north to the top. This is the first in a series of plans of the camps of Comte de Rochambeau's army during the march north from Williamsburg, Va., to Boston, July-December 1782. The soldiers marched in four divisions, each a day's march apart, consequently the camps shown were occupied for ...

    • Contributor: Rochambeau, Jean-Baptiste-Donatien De Vimeur
    • Date: 1782

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    Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins, dédiée à M. Rouillé, sécretaire d'État, ayant le Département de la marine.

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. "Longitude du méridien de l'île de Fer." Covers the area from Québec to the Gulf of Mexico and west of Santa Fé, N.M. Relief shown pictorially. Shows cities and towns, forts, some trails, and Indian villages and tribal territory. "Sur de nouvelles observations on à corrigé les lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." Stamped on: Depôt des cartes et journ. de la ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Date: 1755
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    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 Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1755
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    Canada et Louisiane

    Scale ca. 1:4,450,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Lowery, 415 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 33 Includes illus. of Niagara Falls and text at bottom of map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in French to show "les pretensions des Anglois" especially as regards boundaries and treaties concerning Nova Scotia. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1755
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    Carte des possessions françoises et angloises dans le Canada, et partie de la Louisiane, 1756.

    Scale ca. 1:3,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From Louis Charles Desnos' Atlas général. 1767-[69] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 70 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes map extension entitled "Supplement pour les possessions françoises et angloises au sud de la Louisiane. Gravé par Chambon." Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 650/4

    • Contributor: Longchamps - Thevenard, L.
    • Date: 1769
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    Carte du Canada et de la Louisiane qui forment la Nouvelle France et des colonies angloises ou sont representez les pays contestez.

    Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 72 Appears in Homann Erben's Atlas Compendiarivs (1757 [i.e. 1757]) Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5

    • Contributor: Nolin, Jean Baptiste - Daumont, Jean-Francois
    • Date: 1756
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    Carte de la Louisiane et pays voisins, pour servir a l'Histoire générale des voyages.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV. No. 12." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 74 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte de la Florida, de la Louisiane, et pays voisins : pour servir à l'Histoire générale des voyages

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV, in 4⁰, no. 12. Tome 14, in 8⁰, page 1ere." Copy one has vol. and plate numbers scratched out. Appears in Jean Françoise de la Harpe's Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages ... atlas, 1780. Lowery, 431 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 75 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - La Harpe, Jean-François De
    • Date: 1780
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    Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins

    Scale ca. 1:5,700,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sur de nouvelles obserbations on a corrigé les lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 90 Differs from other copy in presence of hand colored boundaries along the Appalachian Mountains to the mouth of The Mississippi; along the Alatamah River south of Georgia; and to the west of "Louisiane." Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1762
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    Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins

    Scale ca. 1:5,700,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sur de nouvelles observations on a corrigé las lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 90 Differs from other copy in coloration: Land east of the Mississippi is colored pink; land to the west is yellow. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1763
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    Amplissima regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Francisc Miss. in America septentrionali anno 1687 detectæ, nunc Gallorum coloniis et actionum negotiis toto orbe celeberrimæ.

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 102 AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Date: 1763
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    La Louisiane et pays voisins.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 40." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 111 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    Sault du Niagara, de 135 pieds de haut.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1755
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    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.

    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 Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1750
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    [Differents camps de l'armée de York-town à Boston.

    Scale ca. 1:125,000. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Hand colored. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1

    • Contributor: Soulés, François
    • Date: 1787
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    A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina; comprehending the River Ohio, and all the rivers, which fall into it; part of the River Mississippi, the ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Includes descriptive and historical notes. Supplements the author's A topographical description of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina. Brown, Lloyd Arnold. Early maps of the Ohio Valley. 51 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 789 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Hutchins, Thomas - Cheevers, T.
    • Date: 1778
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    Partie occidentale de la Virginie, Pensylvanie, Maryland, et Caroline Septle. la rivière d'Ohio, et toutes celles qui s'y jettent, partie de la Rivière Mississippi, tout le cours de la rivière de Illinois, ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Translation of Thomas Hutchins' New map of the western part of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina, 1778. Includes descriptive and historical notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 790 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Hutchins, Thomas
    • Date: 1781
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    Marche de l'armée française de Providence à la Rivière du Nord.

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 830 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Accompanied by manuscript text: Itinéraire du march que l'armée dois faire poursuivre de la Providence à la Rivière du Nord. 11 p. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4

    • Date: 1781
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    [Côte de York-town à Boston: Marches de l'armée.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Key map of the route of march of Comte de Rochambeau's army from Providence, R.I., to Yorktown, Va., and the return march to Boston. The yellow line from Providence to Head of Elk and Annapolis, Md., and down Chesapeake Bay to ...

    • Date: 1782
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    Carte de la Nouvelle Angleterre, Nouvelle Yorck, et Pensilvanie.

    Covers the area from Penobscot Bay to Chesapeake Bay and west to Lake Erie. Shows provices, towns, forts, rivers, Indian tribal territory, and relief. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tom. XIV. in 4⁰, no. 9. Tome 14. in 8⁰, page 97." in lower margin. Appears in Jean François de La Harpe's Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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    A map of the sources of the Chaudière, Penobscot, and Kennebec rivers,

    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 America, 1750-1789, 838 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1761
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    Plan of a rout undertaken in winter, Jany. 26th, from Quebec, the capital of Canada, to the frontier settlements of the Township of Topsham near Brunswick Fort on the River Ammerascaegun in ...

    Scale 1:506,880; miles 8 to an in. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 808 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1760
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    Plan du port de Portsmouth levé à vue.

    Scale ca. 1:38,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and premier anchorage areas for ships. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 875 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/1; 650/2; 651/3

    • Date: 1782
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    Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

    Scale ca. 1:61,000. Title from verso. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips A list of maps of America: Croquis de la rade de Portsmouth; position de la flotte française. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Shows Portsmouth harbor, including fortifications on shore and position of the French ships "Pluton," "Auguste," and "Bourgogne." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 876 Available ...

    • Date: 1782
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    Plan d'une partie de la rade de Boston pour faire connaitre le dispositif de ses deffenses.

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" includes positions of vessels of French fleet, by name and commander. Accompanied by: Partie extraite d'un Memoire général sur Boston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 938 Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2

    • Date: 1778