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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond

    A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...

    • Contributor: Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth

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    General Maps

    This category includes maps that typically portray the physical environment and a variety of cultural elements for a geographic area at a particular point in time. The maps in this category show a geographic area larger than a city or town and do not display a subject that is part of one of the thematic categories.

    • Date: 1290

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    Asiento present hordenat a payon les responsions dels pezos e mezures : delahun boch al altre de tots los presents bochs nnomenats los quals son cap e regiment de la mercadoria hordenat ...

    Diagrammatic map of weights and measures in use in 27 Mediterranean and European seaports. Oriented with north to the right. Each port city is represented by a vignette of a prominent local tower and the vignettes are connected by rhumb lines. Manuscript: pen-and-ink (light brown) and watercolors. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Domenech, Arnald - Roselli, Piero
    • Date: 1563
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    [Photograph of hand drawn map of world.] Catalog Record Only

    Reproduction - Rossi. Single hemisphere. "Signi domini Paldulfi excellentissimi principis capua ut supra J. signi insulam tulia utra ultima Thule terras glacialis hoc viveri hostis humani jeneri hoc loco domine Alfredus et comes Marcianus Rossi suis expertus marinarus vecxillum posuit"--sheet laid in.

    • Date: 14??
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    [Maps of Hispaniola, from approximately 1492 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single maps of Hispaniola which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These maps cover Hispaniola as a whole and regions and physical features of Hispaniola as ...

    • Date: 1492
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    Industry and commerce in medieval Europe. Catalog Record Only

    Includes inset of The Low Countries in the Middle Ages, scale approximately 1:1,200,000.

    • Contributor: Thompson, James Westfall - A.J. Nystrom and Company
    • Date: 1400
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    Carta nàutica de Gabriel de Vallseca, 1439. Catalog Record Only

    Facsim. of ms. portolan chart of Mediterranean region. Dealer: Lumenartis, Barcelona Original version: 1439. Accompanied by text filed under Shelf (non-Vault) G1782.M4P5 V3 2009: Carta de Gabriel de Vallseca de 1439 / Ramon J. Pujades l Bataller. Barcelona : Lumen Artis Ediciones, c2009. 358 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 34 cm. One folded sheet of "Les llegendes geografico culturals de les ...

    • Contributor: Vallseca, Gabriel De. - Puchades I Bataller, Ramon J. - Balearic Islands (spain) - Institut D'estudis Catalans - Biblioteca De Cataluña.
    • Date: 1439
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    Map of the globe with the part broken off by the deluge and earthquakes. Catalog Record Only

    Single hemisphere. (3 photos.) and accompanying note.

    • Contributor: Ducier, Dominicus
    • Date: 1422
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    [Carta nautica di B. Beccario.] Catalog Record Only

    Photostat Pos. (2 parts) Portolan.

    • Contributor: Beccario, Battista
    • Date: 1435
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    British Columbia 1:100,000. Catalog Record Only

    • Contributor: British Columbia. Surveys and Mapping Branch
    • Date: 1498
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    [Geographia : The Wilczek-Brown Codex] Catalog Record Only

    Shows Africa as being circumnavigable and shows open water south of Africa. Place names in Latin. Title from typed sticker on cover. Photostats of the manuscript called the Wilczek-Brown Codex held in the John Carter Brown Library. "From original in John Carter Brown Library."

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Date: 1480
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    [Globe gores from approximately 1492 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers globe gores and images of globes which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes printed globe gores and photocopies of printed or manuscript globe gores maps as well as plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. World maps showing map projections and other world maps are covered by separate collection records. To ...

    • Date: 1492