Collection American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750 to 1789

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  • 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.

    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. Dewing, Boston NE. 1722. Sold by Capt. John Bonner ... Includes text, ward index, and index to points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 888 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Price, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1769
  • Valley Forge encampment, Dec. 19, 1777 to June 18, 1778.

    Scale ca. 1:8,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by form lines. Shows "Discontinued roads" and "Recent roads." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1928
  • [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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1787
  • Sketth [sic] of the Hessian attack on Fort Washington under General Knypehausen on the 16th November 1776.

    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 Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Plan du port de St. Augustin dans la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in feet. "Tome I, no. 39." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1641 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Copy of a sketch of the Monongahela, with the field of battle,

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. In this map the name Ohio R. ou la belle rivière is applied also to the Allegheny. The words "direction of" have been inserted in pencil between "By" and "an Indian." "No. 28." Includes notes. On verso: John Montresor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ...

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Plan of Boston & vicinity.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso, legible only with back lighting. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: Boston and environs, showing entrenchments. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by shading and hachures. "No. 25." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 919 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Skecth [sic] of the road from Kings Bridge to White Plains.

    Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads in Westchester and Bronx counties, New York and Hessian military units in Westchester County, some in more than one location. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1170 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • 1st. & 2d. position of that part of the army engaged on the 19th Sept. 1777. 3d & 4th postn. Sept. 19.

    Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. Believed to be part of the Battle of Paoli, usually dated Sept. 20, 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1343 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Carolina septentrionale et meridionale en 4 feuilles, traduite de l'Anglois.

    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, and soundings on the coast ... by Henry Mouzon and others. Carte exacte de la Coraline septentrionale et meridionale ... Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows names ...

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis - Mouzon, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [Plan of the town and harbour of St. Augustine.

    Scale ca. 1:47,000. Title from typed label mounted with map. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings. Ascribed to William Roberts' An account of the first discovery and natural history of Florida, 1763 by typed label mounted with map. Differs from the map in Roberts' work and from the map in Thomas Jefferys' A description of the Spanish ...

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1762
  • A plan of the town and chart of the harbour of Boston : exhibiting a view of the islands, castle forts, and entrances into the said harbour.

    Depths shown by soundings. From Gentleman's magazine, vol. 45, Jan. 1775. In center of lower margin: Feby. 1st 1775. Phillips. Maps of America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 950 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 watermarked. 4 copies

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • La Caroline dans l'Amérique septentrionale suivant les cartes angloises.

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 36." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1510 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: [Bellin, Jacques Nicolas]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • A Plan of the town of Pensacola, 1767.

    Scale 1:9,600; 800 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1657 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 893 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1767
  • 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 of June 1776, with the disposition of ...

    Scale ca. 1:26,200. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1545 British squadron represented pictorially. Inset: Plan of the platform in Sulivans Fort, by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of the Rl. Rt. of Artillery. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1

    • Contributor: Faden, William - James, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • 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. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 757 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Güssefeld, F. L. (Franz Ludwig) - Homann Erben (Firm) - Güssefeld, F. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • [Savannah.

    Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen and ink. Unfinished plan. Watermark: J. Whatman [and a horn within a shield with W below] Oriented with north toward the lower right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1583 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • 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.

    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 Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Contributor: Bowen, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Position de notre camp le 24 juin 1777 à Perth Amboy.

    Scale ca. 1:11,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on tracing paper. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1274 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • Plano del Puerto de la Mobila Situado en latd. No. de 300 10ʹ m. tomado á los Ingleses el dia 14 de Marzo de 1780.

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows the entrance to Mobile Bay, with the peninsula of "Pta. de la Mobilla" and the "Ya. Delfina." On verso: No. 188. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1670 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Map of the patent of Oriskany.

    Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Cadastral map. Shows land allotments, with subdivisions, adjacent to the Mohawk River from Oriskany to Rome. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1082 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Sketch of the northern frontiers of Georgia, extending from the mouth of the River Savannah to the town of Augusta,

    Scale ca. 1:110,000. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1570 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 2 insets of "Continuation of Savanna River, from Ebenezer to Augusta" and index of "References to the attack of Savannah on the 28th December 1778." Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Archibald - Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Partie occidentale du Canada et septentrionale de la Louisiane avec une partie de la Pensilvanie,

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. "Longitude occidentale du prémier méridien." Relief shown pictorially. "P. II. 46." Watermark: Y. From P. Santini's Atlas universel. 1776 [i.e. 1784] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Santini, P. - Remondini (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • Descripcion hidografica, que comprehende la America septentrional, desde la Punta, y Rio de Sn. Juan, hasta Filadelfia, con sus yslas, bajos y sondas adjacentes:

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text and 3 profiles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Campo, Jošef Del
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Piano del porto, e degli stabilimenti di Pensacola.

    Scale ca. 1:42,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1654 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2

    • Contributor: Vanni, Violante - Pazzi, Giuseppe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763