MapA survey of the roads of the United States of America Relief shown by hachures. Orientation varies. Phillips, 1326 Maps no. 34-39 are believed to never have been engraved as they are wanting in all known copies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On original paper cover in manuscript ink: "Collis's plan of the roads throughout the United States." Accompanied by broadside: Proposals for publishing A survey of...
- Contributor: Colles, Christopher - Tiebout, Cornelius
- Date: 1789
MapThe West-India pilot. Containing piloting directions for Port Royal Harbour in Jamaica, in and out through the kays ... The whole illustrated with a number of copper plates, finished by the best ... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- Contributor: Speer, Joseph Smith
- Date: 1766
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MapA map of the United States exhibiting post roads & distances : the first sheet comprehending the nine northern states, with parts of Virginia and the territory north of Ohio
Map of the United States exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Handwritten on slip of paper affixed to map verso: "No. 154, title page of Map of United States deposited by Abm. Bradley junr. as author, Sept. 26th 1796." "W. Barker, sculp. Philada." Sheets joined to form 1 map. LC Trails, 30 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes mail transportation...
- Contributor: Bradley, Abraham - Harrison, William - Barker, W. (William)
- Date: 1796
MapA new and correct chart of North America from Cape Cod to the Havannah Nautical chart of U.S. coastal waters from Casco Bay (Me.) around Florida to Cape San Blas (Gulf of Mexico). Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Publish'd as the Act directs, by John Hamilton Moore, July 12th 1796." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy missing margin sections including part of statement...
- Contributor: Moore, John Hamilton
- Date: 1796
MapVermont Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. LC Trails, no. 196 Legend in German and English. Place names are in German and/or English. In upper right margin: No. XVI. In lower right margin: zu Ebelings Erdbeschreibung von Amerika. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, small pieces along edges missing, sectioned...
- Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F. - Bohn, Carl Ernst - Schmidt, Paulus
- Date: 1796
Map[Map of proposed roads through the southeastern part of Pennsylvania, the northeastern part of Maryland, and the northern part of Delaware]. Scale ca. 1:506,880. Title from LC's Trails bibliography, no. 131. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in ink to show additional roads and place-names. Appears in American Philosophical Society Transaction. 1771. v. 1. Also shows proposed canals. Includes distance chart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
- Contributor: American Philosophical Society
- Date: 1771
MapPlano de la Bahia de la Ware y entrada de Filadelfie ... Scale ca. 1:200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Soundings shown in fathoms. No. "41." LC Luso-Hispanic World, 848 Includes sailing directions and index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
- Contributor: Campo, Josef Del
- Date: 1780
MapA new and accurate chart of the Bay of Chesapeake, with all the shoals, channels, islands, entrances, soundings, and sailing-marks, as far as the navigable part of the rivers Patowmack, Patapsco and ... Scale ca. 1:250,000. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Drawn from several draughts made by the most experienced navigators, chiefly from those of Anthony Smith, pilot of St. Marys; and compared with the modern surveys of Virginia and Maryland." LC copy trimmed and mounted on cloth. From the author's North-American pilot. 1776. v. 2. Includes sailing directions, "Observations on the northeast current on the coast of...
- Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
- Date: 1776
Map1791 map of District of Columbia, before the city was laid out : showing the main roads (used by President Washington) as surveyed by Andrew Ellicott in 1791-2 and published in Paris, ... Relief shown by hachures. Blueprint. LC Trails 96 Includes text. LC copy signed in ink at bottom: By Artemas C. Harmon. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
- Contributor: Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield)
- Date: 1791
MapCarte de la côte de la Louisiane depuis la Baye St. Joseph, jusqu'à celle de St. Bernard où tous les ports et bons mouillages sont marquez par des ancres; avec la quantité ... Covers coast of Gulf of Mexico from Saint Joseph Bay, Florida, to Galveston Bay, Texas. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map backed with cloth. Imperfect: Stains and creases. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- Date: 1732
MapA survey of the coast about Cape Lookout in North Carolina, taken the 29th of June,1756. Scale ca. 1:26,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Plate no. "27." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1508 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ACCR2: 260, 300, 650, 651 Searched 6-15-95 ga16
- Contributor: Mackay, Arthur
- Date: 1756
MapA plan of the harbour of Cape Lookout surveyed and sounded by His Majesty's sloop Viper, Scale ca. 1:14,200. Title on verso: Cape Lookout Harbour, No. Carolina, 159. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over a cross and the letters LVC. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References." On verso: 38. ACCR2: 260, 300, 650/2
- Contributor: Lobb, J.
- Date: 1764
MapSpecimen of an intended travelling map of the roads of the State of South Carolina, from actual survey Shows householders' names. Alternate title at lower left: Road to Watboo Bridge, from Charleston, by Goose Creek Bridge & Strawberry Ferry. Hand col. Map in 3 strips and 6 sections. Orientation of sections varies. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 597a Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink and stained on...
- Contributor: Walker & Abernethie - Abernethie
- Date: 1787
Map[Charts of the coast of Florida] Scales vary. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. 1901. p. 280. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated in margins. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Individual maps annotated to show dates of receipt. Some maps annotated on verso with variant titles and separate numbering scheme. Includes coastal profiles and text. Accompanied by manuscript catalog of exhibition entries....
- Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William
- Date: 1765
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MapPlano del Rio Grande de S. Pedro situado en la latitud sur de 32 grs. y en la longitud de 325 grs. 45 mins., meridiano de Tenerife Shows southern portion of Patos Lagoon in the region of Rio Grande. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: D. & C. Blauw; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Watermarks dated from 1733-1827. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 176 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Annotation in...
- Contributor: Garzia, Pedro
- Date: 1733
MapThe traveller's companion, or, The post roads of England and Wales : with the distances in measured miles Relief shown pictorially. "Published as ye Act directs, 1st Jan'y 1786." Printed on box lid: Riviera Bon-Bons, Rowntree, York England. Includes ill. LC box lid annotated in ink. LC copy imperfect: Ca. 18 pieces missing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
- Contributor: Rocque, John - Sayer, Robert
- Date: 1786
MapWallis's new and correct map of the post roads of England and Wales. Title on paper label on box lid: A new map of England and Wales / sold by John Wallis ... London. "London, Published by John Wallis, at his Map Warehouse, No. 16, Ludgate Street, Aug't 2nd 1798." Three pieces supplied in facsimile. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 1984-36
- Contributor: Wallis, J. (John)
- Date: 1798
MapCarte générale de l'Océan Atlantique ou Occidental, Scale ca. 1:12,000,000. Depths shown by soundings. Mercator projection. Prime meridian: Paris. "No. 20." LC copy annotated in red to plot voyage from Brest to "F. Dauphin" in Haiti. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 440; 651/1; 650/2
- Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
- Date: 1792
Map[Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream]. Shows the Gulf Stream. Publication authorized by Benjamin Franklin and Timothy Folger. Gulf Stream information overprinted on: A new and exact chart of Mr. E. Wrights projection, rut. Mercators chart, con. ye sea coast of Europe, Africa & America, from ye Isles of Orkney to Cape Bona Esperance & Hudsons Bay to ye straits of Magellan, according to ye observations of Capt. E. Halley,...
- Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin - Folger, Timothy - Wright, Edward - Halley, Edmond - Moll, Herman - Jno. Mount and Tho. Page
- Date: 1768
MapA chart of the Gulf Stream Appears in the Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, 1786. Includes inset of North Atlantic and text in left margin "Remarks upon the navigation from Newfoundland to New-York, in order to avoid the Gulph Stream on one hand, and on the other the shoals that lie to the southward of Nantucket and of St. George's Banks," by B. Franklin. Mounted on cloth. Upper right...
- Contributor: Poupard, James - Franklin, Benjamin
- Date: 1786