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    Provincia d[e] S. Diego de Mexico en la nueba España tiene 14 co[n]ventos y desde el d[e] Oaxaca que esta en 17 gra[do]s ael le sueste hasta el de Aguas Calie[n]tes que ...

    Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. In upper border: Nova delineatio s[t]rictissimæ, S. Didaci Provinciæ in Nova Hispania. Accompanied by paper pulls of recto and verso of the cooperplate. ([2] leaves : ill., view ; 26 x 40 cm.) Ill. of either an ordination or an elevation of a priest on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Ysarti, Antonio
    • Date: 1682
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    Carte des trois Arabies : tirée en partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, en partie de diuers autres autheurs

    Relief shown pictorially. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Sanson, Nicolas - Mariette, Pierre - Somer, J.
    • Date: 1654
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    Terræ Sanctæ, qua Promissionis terra, est Syriæ pars ea, quæ Palæstina uocatur.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Stella, Tilemann
    • Date: 1600
  • Map

    [Three maps of the cosmological systems of Ptolemy, Copernicus, and Brahe].

    Title supplied by cataloger. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy assembled from three separate maps, trimmed and mounted on sheet. LC copy imperfect: loss in center of lower margin of Copernican map.

    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De
    • Date: 1669
  • Map

    A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. From the Rosenwald Collection, no. 1308. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The City of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Harris, John - Lea, Philip - Rosenwald, Lessing J. (lessing Julius)
    • Date: 1687
  • Map

    Tipus orbis terrarum

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes ancillary maps of America, Europe, Africa, and Asia in border. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Solis, Hermando De.
    • Date: 1603
  • Map

    [Map of the Gulf Coast from Florida to Mexico].

    Depths shown by soundings. Covers the Gulf Coast extending from St. Luis de Tampico to Arecifo showing coastal features, rivers, and streams. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other Dutch maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the second volume has binder's title ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
  • Collection

    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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    Nova Persiæ, Armeniæ, Natoliæ, et Arabiæ

    Relief shown pictorially. "Gemeene Duytsche mylen van 15 in een graedt." Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Date: 1666
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    Descripsion des costs, pts., rades, illes de la Nouuele France faict selon son vray méridien : avec la déclinaison de la ment de plussieurs endrois selon que le sieur de Castes le ...

    Shows coast of North America from western Nova Scotia to Cape Cod. Relief shown pictorially. Gift; Henry Harrisse; 1910. Pen-and-ink with green wash. Vellum chart collection, no. 15. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 15 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes table of longitude calculations in upper right corner, title cartouche, and decorative scale not specifying measurement. ...

    • Contributor: Champlain, Samuel De
    • Date: 1607
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    Amerique septentrionale divisée en ses principales parties

    Based on a map published by Nicolas Sanson in 1650. Latin title in upper margin: "America septentrionalis in suas praecipuas parte divisa, ad usum serenissimi Burgundiae ducis." Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Jaillot, Alexis Hubert
    • Date: 1694
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    [Map of Lesser Antilles].

    Depths shown by soundings. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 99-13

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1650
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    Description du pais des Hurons.

    Shows part of Ontario extending from Georgian Bay on the north (Partie du Grand Lac des Hurons) to Lake Ontario on the south and from Lake Huron on the west to Lake Simcoe on the east (Lac Oventarenk). Relief shown pictorially. Bequeathed to the Library of Congress by Henry Harrisse. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Harrisse, Henry
    • Date: 1651
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    America Settentrionale colle nuoue scoperte fin al'anno 1688, diuisa nelle sue parti secundo lo stato

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows California as an island. Appears in the author's Atlante veneto, 1691-1697. Includes notes and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy folded, with hinges for binding.

    • Contributor: Coronelli, Vincenzo
    • Date: 1688
  • Map

    Urbs Salvador.

    Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's De Nieuwe en onbekende weereld ... 1671. Includes index and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Montanus, Arnoldus
    • Date: 1671
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    The Mississippi

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows trees, animals, and names of the Indian nations. Pen-and-ink and watercolor; detached from paper and mounted on cloth backing. "This is the copy of a sketch of the Mississippi River and country, contained in a manuscript map ... has the following title Carte génerale de la France septentrionale, contenant dans la dʹecouverte du pays des Ilinois ... made by the ...

    • Contributor: Franquelin, Jean Baptiste Louis - Joliet, Louis
    • Date: 1682
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    Bushū Toshima-gun Edo-shō zu.

    Scale ca. 1:7,500. On cover, annotated in black ink: Edo ōezu. Title on label on cover: Kanʾei Edo kozu. Wood block print. Reprint of 1630 or 1631 map. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Cadastral map showing land ownership in central Tokyo. Includes distance chart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Date: 1682
  • Map

    The figure of the World.

    In upper right corner: p. 2. includes text and 4 diagrams. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy has red-bordered label affixed to verso, with 516/1 written in ink. Left margin trimmed.

    • Date: 1650
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    North America divided into its III principall [sic] parts.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies, second copy has been ornamented by the addition of 4 ships in the sea. Vault

    • Contributor: Lea, Philip
    • Date: 1685
  • Map

    Irlandiae regnum.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard
    • Date: 16??
  • Map

    [Map of a part of the island of Cuba and of the Bahamas].

    Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 156 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1650
  • Map

    Caerte vande Bay St. Tiago : gelegen op 't Eylant Cvba, op de Hoochtv van 20 1/2 graedt; aen de Zuyd land van Cuba.

    Relief shown pictorially and by gradient tints. Shows Santiago Bay and vicinity on the island of Cuba including pictorial presentation of the city of Santiago. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other Dutch maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the first volume ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    Baptista Boazio's Irlandiæ c. 1606 = Irlandiæ accvrata descriptio.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right.

    • Contributor: Boazio, Baptista - Vrients, Jan Baptista - Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1606
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    Nova et rece terraum et regnorum Californae, nouae Hispaiae Mexicanae, et Peruviae.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Tatton, Gabriel - Wright, Benjamin
    • Date: 1600
  • Map

    West-Indische paskaert waer in de graden der breedde over weder zijden vande middellijn wassende so vergrooten dat die geproportioneert sijn tegen hunne nevenstaende graden der lengde. vertonende behalve Europaes zuydelijcste alle de ...

    Shows the west coast of North America from Belle Isle, Newfoundland, both coasts of South America, mediterranean Europe, and the east coast of Africa. Includes illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Goos, Pieter
    • Date: 1660