Collection Items

  • Map
    A plan of the harbour of Chebucto and town of Halifax. Depths shown by soundings. Includes ensign of Nova Scotia, 6 coat of arms, and drawings of three native insects and a porcupine. Oriented with north to the right. Appears in the Gentleman's Magazine, May 1750, volume 20. LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper, with creases across lower right corner. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 450 Available...
    • Date: 1750
  • Map
    Plan des Havens von Chebucto und der Stadt Halifax Depths shown by soundings. Includes ensign of Nova Scotia, illustrated cartouche, and indexed view of "Prospect der neuen Westmünster Brücke von der Nord Seite". In upper right: N. 1. Oriented with north to the right. LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 451 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Date: 1751
  • Map
    A plan of the town & harbour of Halifax in Nova Scotia.
    Plan of the town and harbour of Halifax in Nova Scotia
    Also shows the town of Dartmouth. Depths shown by soundings. Appears in the London Magazine, May 1760, volume 29. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 458 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1760
  • Map
    Plan de la ville et du port de Louisbourg levé en 1756. Scale ca. 1:8,000. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "333" located below lower right corner of border. Indexed for fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 342 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De
    • Date: 1779
  • Map
    A plan of the harbour and town of Louisbourg in the Island of Cape Breton Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the upper right. Appears in An authentic account of the reduction of Louisbourg, in June and July 1758. London : W. Owen, 1758. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 344 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1758
  • Map
    Plan of the town & fortifications of Montreal, or Ville Marie in Canada
    Plan of the town and fortifications of Montreal, or Ville Marie in Canada
    Oriented with north to the upper right. Appears in the London Magazine, October 1760, volume 29. Includes inset "View of the town &c. of Montreal". LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 615 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1760
  • Map
    Plan of the town & fortifications of Montreal, or Ville Marie in Canada
    Plan of the town and fortifications of Montreal, or Ville Marie in Canada
    Oriented with north to the upper right. Includes inset "View of the town &c. of Montreal". Listed as another copy of entry 615 in LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, but is instead another edition. LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 615 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Date: 1760
  • Map
    A plan of Quebec. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the right. Includes inset "The port & environs of Quebec as it was when attack'd by the English". LC copy mounted on cloth. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 602 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hinton, John
    • Date: 1759
  • Map
    A plan of Quebec. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the right. Includes index to points of interest and text. Insets: The port & environs of Quebec as it was when attack'd by the English -- A draught of part of the River St. Laurence. LC copy mounted on cloth. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 603 Available...
    • Contributor: Oakley, Edward
    • Date: 1759
  • Map
    A plan of Quebec, metropolis of Canada in North America. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the right. Appears in the London Magazine, April 1759, volume 28. Includes index to points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 600 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1759
  • Map
    A plan of Quebec, metropolis of Canada in North America Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the right. In upper right corner: p. 563. Appears in the Pennsylvania Magazine, December 1775, volume 1, page 563. Includes index. LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper. Wheat & Brun 1969, 90 LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 601 Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Aitken, Robert
    • Date: 1775
  • Map
    Vue de Quebec, capitale du Canada. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1073.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Renvois" indicating 10 important buildings as seen from the east. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1755
  • Map
    En Amerique Quebec ; Louisbourg. Relief shown by hachures. Québec map oriented with north to the right. LC copy mounted on cloth. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789, 596 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1755
  • Map
    A correct plan of the environs of Quebec, and of the battle fought on the 13th September, 1759 : together with a particular detail of the French lines and batteries, and also ... Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the upper right. Includes illustrations, list of British regiments, and, attached to the left margin, an irregularly shaped overlay marked "second plate" showing the positions of British troops. Map printed on two sheets pasted together. Appears in A journal of the siege of Quebec. [London] : [Publisher not identified], [1760?]. LC copy has a...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1760
  • Map
    A new and correct plan of the town of Boston. Relief shown pictorially. From the Gentlemen's Magazine, October 1775, volume 45. LC copy imperfect: lacking small part of upper left corner. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1775
  • Map
    Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775, Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 911 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 651/4; 650/5
    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Date: 1775
  • Map
    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House
    Perspective view of the State-House
    Rural buildings shown pictorially with occupants' names. First state of the 1st ed. (without the name "West Jersey" at lower right). Signed in ink on cloth backing: Alex. Stuart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, distance table, and ground-level view of the Statehouse (later Independence Hall). Purchased with funding support from J. Thomas Touchton, Mr....
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1752
  • Map
    Piano della città, e porto di Sant'. Agostino. Scale ca. 1:47,000. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in feet. Oriented with north to the right. Appears in Il Gazzettiere americano, 1763, v. 1 and Atlante dell' America, 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1640 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Vanni, Violante - Pazzi, Giuseppe
    • Date: 1763
  • Map
    Plan of the inlet, strait, & town of St. Augustine. Scale ca. 1:9,100. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. "No. 9." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1636 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 907 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2
    • Contributor: Roworth, Sam
    • Date: 1760
  • Map
    Plan du Môle St. Nicolas. Scale not given. Title from verso. Alternate title from verso: Plan de la ville du Mole. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 471 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1889 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. French and...
    • Date: 1780
  • Map
    Plano de la ciudad de Puerto Real, en la isla de la Jamaica. Scale ca. 1:3,300. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1955 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes maps of "Plano de la ciudad de Kingston, en la Jamaica," ca. 1:7,500, "Carta del puerto de Bluefields," ca. 1:95,000, and "Carte de los puertos de Kingston y Puerto Real," ca. 1:95,000. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 650/4
    • Contributor: López, Juan
    • Date: 1782
  • Map
    Plan des havres de Port Antonio et de Saint Francois : situés a la coste du nord est de l'isle de la Jamaique. Soundings shown in fathoms. Oriented with north to the left. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1944 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Tome I, no. 60." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Vault AACR2: 100
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764