Collection Items

  • Map
    Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. First state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, with stains and holes at section edges. Vault
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1823
  • Map
    The United States. Arkansas Museum #11510 #3. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Strong, Ezra Baldwin
    • Date: 1837
  • Map
    [Map of the United States and Canada]. Shows only southeastern and southwestern portions of Canada. Relief shown by hachures. Title from published version. Published version: Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1847. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Pen-and-ink, colored ink, and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes indicating distribution of Native American populations,...
    • Contributor: Breese, Samuel
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    Boundary between the United States & Mexico agreed upon by the Joint Commission under the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo : surveyed in 1852-53 under the direction of Bvt. Major W.H. Emory, Corps ...
    Boundary between the United States and Mexico agreed upon by the Joint Commission under the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.
    "Published by authority of honble. Robert McClelland, Secretary of the Interior." "Drawn by F. Herbst & Thos. Jekyll." "Engr. by Selmar Siebert. Lettering by F. Courtenay." Some sheets annotated. Multiple editions of some sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Exhibited: Rivers, Edens, Empires : Lewis & Clark and the Revealing of America, Library of Congress, 2003.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Emory, William H. (William Hemsley) - McClelland, Robert - Siebert, Selmar
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississippi ... 2nd State. [Blueprint is 3rd State] Colonial America. See English translation in Senex's New General Atlas, 1721, dedicated to Wm. Law. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Dummies made for North America, Mississippi River & Valley, and Louisiana. Another copy filed in Lowery Coll., no. 288. [1st State] Wheat #99. 3 Copies, (one original, one reduced photo...
    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1718
  • Map
    Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae : nec non partis Virginiae tabula multis in locis emendata Stokes, Iconography, p. 147 (vol. 1), lists dates as 1651-55. See Map collectors circle, #24. Phillips, 465 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes view "Nieuw Amsterdam op t eylant Manhattans." Vault
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Date: 169?
  • Map
    A new map of Virginia, Mary-Land, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.
    New map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey
    Relief shown pictorially. Watermarks: AB; [fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold line, mounted on cloth backing. Statement of dedication at foot of title: Most humbly inscrib'd to the Right Hon. the Earl of Orkney &ct., Knight of ye most Noble and Anciet [sic] Order of ye Thistle. Includes embellished...
    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 1719
  • Map
    Carte du Lac Champlain depuis le Fort Chambly jusqu'a celuyde St. Fréderic. Shows landowners along the shore of Lake Champlain. Pen and ink and colored ink. Similar to map created by Gaspard-Joseph Chaussegros de Léry in 1732. Oriented with north to the right. At top of title cartouche: J R. Includes inset of Fort Chambly with ill. and inset of Fort St. Fréderic with ill. Mounted on paper, mounted on cloth. Minor staining throughout. Several pinholes...
    • Date: 1740
  • Map
    George Washington's map, accompanying his "journal to the Ohio", 1754. Title annotated. Facsimile from Massachusetts' Historical Society Collections, vol. 61. Reproduced in The George Washington Atlas, 1932, plate 11. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 4 copies. Copy 2 includes pencil annotations. Copy 3 is a photographic reproduction. Copy 4 is a negative photostat.
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1754
  • Map
    [Mapa del Golfo y costa de la Nueva España : desde el Río de Panuco hasta el cabo de Santa Elena ...]. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the coast from the vicinity of the Cape Fear River in North Carolina of the United States, location of Indian settlements, and lakes and rivers in the region to the Pánuco River in Mexico; the interior is as far north as the latitude of the Tennessee River. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Contributor: Santa Cruz, Alonso De - Archivo General De Indias
    • Date: 1572
  • Map
    La Floride Relief shown pictorially. Shows the coastline from Secotan in Virginia to Planuco in Mexico; the interior is shown to 40 degrees of latitude north and includes lakes and rivers in the region. Prime meridian: [Ferro]. Appears to be no. [3] detached from: L'Amériqve en plvsievrs cartes novvelles, et exactes, &c., ... Paris, [1657?] -P.L. Phillips, A list of geographical atlases in the Library of...
    • Contributor: Sanson, Nicolas
    • Date: 1657
  • Map
    Map showing the distribution of slaves in the Southern States Includes statistical figures, insets showing cotton district and British Isles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. CW3 Acquisitions control no. 96-8 Vault
    • Contributor: Steinwehr, A. Von (Adolph) - Steinwehr, A. Von
    • Date: 186?
  • Map
    Virginia, Scale ca. 1:1,280,000. Facsimile. Tenth state, rev. 1624. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. To accompany "The true travels, adventures and observations of Captaine John Smith ... from the London edition of 1629." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Smith, John
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Virginia Sixth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Accompanied by 2 exhibit notes and LC jacket note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Hole, William
    • Date: 1624
  • Map
    Virginia, Scale ca. 1:680,000. Facsimile. Tenth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Smith, John
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Virginia, Scale ca. 1:1,290,000. Facsimile. Ninth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Hole, William
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Virginia, Scale ca. 1:1,310,000. Facsimile. Ninth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Hole, William
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Virginia, Scale ca. 1:1,290,000. Facsimile. Tenth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. "Captain John Smith's map of Virginia 1606." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Virginia, Scale ca. 1:1,320,000. Facsimile. Tenth state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. "Captain John Smith's map of Virginia 1607." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1906
  • Map
    Nova Virginiae tabvla
    Nova Virginiae tabula Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to right. "Amstelodami, ex officina Henrici Hondii." Accompanied by LC jacket note. Copied ? from John Smith map. Includes illustrations and coat-of-arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hondius, Hendrik
    • Date: 1642
  • Map
    A mapp of Virginia discovered to ye hills, and in it's latt. from 35 deg. & 1/2 neer Florida to 41 deg. bounds of New England Relief shown pictorially. Based on a manuscript map drawn by John Farrer. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, portrait of Sir Frances Drake, and ill. Vault
    • Contributor: Ferrar, John - Farrer, Virginia - Goddard, John - Overton, John
    • Date: 1667
  • Map
    Virginia and Maryland as it is planted and inhabited this present year 1670 Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes cartouche, portait of Augustine Herrman, text, and ill. Vault
    • Contributor: Herrman, Augustine - Faithorne, Henry - Withinbrook, Thomas
    • Date: 1673
  • Map
    A map of Potomack and James rivers in North America shewing their several communications with the navigable waters of the new province on the river Ohio. Scale ca. 1:950,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Ballendine, John
    • Date: 1772
  • Map
    The coast of Florida from the Dry Tortugas to the old Cape Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on vellum. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes numbered index and navigational and descriptive notes. Notes on watering places and glossary on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1624 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 867 Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Braddock, David Cutler
    • Date: 1756
  • Map
    Map of the Red River in Louisiana from the Spanish camp where the exploring party of the U.S. was met by the Spanish troops to where it enters the Mississippi, reduced from ... Also shows cities and towns, Indian settlements, and features in the region along the Red River. King's final work based on the Freeman-Curtis expedition of 1806. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy annotated in pencil in lower right corner Copy imperfect: Taped on upper left portion and fold line...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Shallus, Francis
    • Date: 1806