Collection Items

  • Map
    A new map of the British colonies in North America, shewing the seat of the present war, taken from the best surveys, compared with and improved from manuscripts of several noblemen and ... Scale ca. 1:3,340,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Published by John Andrews and John Harris. Includes listing of "References to the names of the counties not inserted in this map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Andrews, John - Harris, John
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Carte générale de l'Amérique septentrionale. Scale ca. 1:38,000,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and Paris. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651; 700/2
    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert - Perrier - André
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Carta que comprehende la Neuva York, Nueva Ynglaterra, la Acadia ò Neuva Escocia la Ysla Real, la de Sn. Juan, con parte de la de Terra Noba: ... Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. Manuscript, ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Shoals outlined in yellow. "42." "Sujeta alas longitudes delos neuvos quarterones que por disposicion del Exmo. Sor. Dn. Josef Solano Comandante Genl. dela Esqda. y fuerzas maritimas dela Havana ... " Includes text and 3 shore line profiles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Les États Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale, contenant en outre, les Isles Royale, de Terre Neuve, de St. Jean et l'Acadie; avec partie du Canada, de la Louisiane et de la Floride. Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude du méridien de Paris" and "Longitude du méridien de l'Isle de Fer." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 742 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Carte du théatre de la guerre actuel entre les Anglais et les Trieze Colonies Unies de l'Amerique Septentrionale. Scale ca. 1:1,400,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes index to "Renvois des opérations militaires." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 735 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Eliot, J.
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    An Accurate map of New Hampshire in New England, from a late survey. Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the Universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure. March, 1781. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 872 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Fort-Griswold. Scale ca. 1:720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1026 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References" to magazines, "guns yt. much annoyed ye. troops," barracks, etc. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    A sketch of New London & Groton with the attacks made on Forts Trumbull & Griswold by the British troops under the command of Brigr. Genl. Arnold, Sept. 6th. 1781. Scale ca. 1:21,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and land form drawings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1027 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Lyman, Daniel
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Jersey, Scale ca. 1:126,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows area between the Hudson and Delaware Rivers, from Kingston, N.Y. to Trenton, including names of some property owners. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1053 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 650/4; 700/1
    • Contributor: Skinner, Andrew - Millidge, Thomas - De Lancey, Oliver
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Map of Queens Village or Lloyd Neck in Queens County on the north side of Long Island in the Province (now State) of New York. Situated near the parallel of 41 degrees ... Scale ca. 1:2,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. A sketch map showing locations of houses, with owners' names, ponds, etc. A "fort block house built by ye enemy" [i.e. British] and "An inlet where whale boats & barges may be secreted" are of Revolutionary War interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1202 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    [Frog's Point avec batteries de Partie de Longue Island. Scale ca. 1:7,700. Folded title, on label: Reconnoissance de King's bridge. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Shows command of "Frog's Point" by batteries and two other points on Long Island. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1217 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Reconnoissance, juillet, 1781. Scale ca. 1:75,000. Title on verso: Frog's Pointe. Manuscript title from label on verso as originally mounted: Plan d'une batterie de Long Island, destinée à battre le continent [i.e. Frog's Pointe] Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows command of "Frogs Pointe" by a battery and two other points on Long Island. LC...
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Position du camp de l'armée combinée a Philipsburg du 6 juillet au 19 aoust. Scale ca. 1:80,000; 2,000 toises = 40 mm. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Staten Island to Tarrytown, N.Y. Includes "Legende." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1211 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/2; 651
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    [Plan de New-York et des îles environnantes. Scale ca. 1:10,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1213 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    [Plan de New-York et les environs. Scale ca. 1:82,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" indicates earthworks, forts, etc. with indication of number of soldiers to man them. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1214 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Reconnoissance de King's bridge. I. Scale ca. 1:7,900; 600 toises = 97 mm. Title from label on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Shows forts and redoubts. Title 607 of The valuable library of the Hon. S. W. Pennypacker, sold April 1906. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1210 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Nord de l'Ile de New-York. Scale ca. 1:19,000; 600 t[oises] = 93 mm. Alternate title: Nord de l'Isle de New-York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for military points of interest, forts, redoubts, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1209 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3;...
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Environs de New-York, de Long-Island, etc. Scale ca. 1:95,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1212 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    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 et Buchanan. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications on "Isle de New York" in vicinity of Hell Gate. LC Maps...
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    Reconnoissance des ouvrages du nord de l'Isle de Newyork dont on a déterminé géometriquement les principaux points le 22 et le 23 juillet. 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 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    A map of part of the province of Jersey. Scale ca. 1:85,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of part of the province of New Jersey contain[in]g part of Middlesex County, and part of Monmouth, Somerset, and Essex counties with part of Statten [sic] Island in the province of New York. By Morgan, Williams, Dennis, Rue, Dunham, Taylor, Skinner, &c. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. "N.B. The doted red line his...
    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    A sketch of the northern parts of New Jersey. Scale 1:126,720; 2 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Original attributed to B. Morgan and T. Milliadge through table of contents of the collection. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1251 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651; 700/1
    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin - Millidge, Thomas
    • Date: 1781
  • Map
    A plan of Paulus Hook with the road to Bergen and parts adjacent in the province of New Jersey Scale ca. 1:4,500. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Also shows locations of rebel works in ruins. Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection. Includes attached overlay "A plan of Paulus Hook shewing the works erected for its defence, 1781-2." Accompanied by Hills map collection...
    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1781