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    [Globus terrarum]

    Relief shown pictorially. Gores for a 16.3 cm. globe. Title supplied by cataloger. Includes watermark. Includes ill. LC copy: Pencil annotations across bottom. LC copy imperfect: Central horizontal and vertical fold lines. Liquid staining on upper and lower right and left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2004-3

    • Contributor: Blacus, G. I. - Jollain, Gérard
    • Date: 1666
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    [Map of the islands of Hispaniola and Puerto Rico].

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows coastal features, administrative districts, and settlements on the islands of Hispaniola and Puerto Rico. 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 has binder's title "Manuscript maps of the ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    [Three maps of the cosmological systems of Ptolemy, Copernicu...

    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
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    Nowel Amsterdam en Lameriqve : 1672

    Bird's-eye view of Lisbon, Portugal (not New Amsterdam) showing individual buildings and place-names in French. Map based on: Braun, George, 1540 or 41-1622. Civitates orbis terrarum, [1612-1618] Vol. 5, Olissippo quae nunc Lisboa, Civitas Amplissima Lusitaniae. Relief shown pictorially. Text in Latin and French. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in pencil on cloth backing. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Jollain, Gérard
    • Date: 1672
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    Le nouveau Mexique, appelé aussi Nouvelle Grenade et Marata, ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Has watermarks. "Avec privilege du Roy, 168." Wheat, C.I. Mapping of the transmississippi West, 66 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Avertissement," list of provinces and notable towns, text, and decorative cartouche.

    • Contributor: Coronelli, Vincenzo - Du Tralage, Jean Nicolas - Nolin, Jean Baptiste
    • Date: 1685
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    Mediterranean Sea divided into its Principall parts or seas.

    Based on La Mer Mediterraneʹe divisee enses Principales Parties, ou Mers by Nicolas Sanson. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Berry, William - Sanson, Nicolas
    • Date: 1680
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    Carte de la découverte faite l'an 1673 dans l'Amérique septen...

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

    • Contributor: Marquette, Jacques - Liebaux
    • Date: 1681
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    New Yorke : 1695.

    Facsim. of ms. original in British Library. "By permission from the New York History Co." Original version: [1696?]. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Miller, John
    • Date: 1695
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    Maps: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Prese...

    Maps - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress

    • Date: 1630
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    Xia lan zhi zhang.

    Covers Beijing, Nanjing, Shandong, Shanxi, Shanxi, Henan, Huguang, Sichuan, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunan, Guizhou, Nü zhen du si wei suo, Dong nan zhu yi, Xi bei zhu yi of Ming Dynasty. Cover title. Pen-and-ink. "Hai wai you jie"--T.p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes astronomy chart. Gift; Arthur William Hummel; 1930, no. 1. Previous ...

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1647

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    A mapp of the travels and voyages of the apostles in their mi...

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes scenes of apostles at bottom of sheet. Attributed to Richard Blome. 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: Blome, Richard
    • Date: 1680
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    Taiwan di li tu

    Bird's-eye-view. Covers Taiwan Zhen, Penghu Zhen, Taiwan Xian, Zhulo Xian, and Fengshan Xian. Shows busy life of native island people, also shows Qing officials, official offices, villiages, soliders, and defense walls during Kangxi period (1684-1722). Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the left. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 10. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call ...

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1683
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    Totius Americae nova et exacta tabula ex optimis tum geograph...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Iberian peninsula and west coast of Africa. Not attributable to Blaeu, but instead derived from Cornelius Danckert's 1647 map of the same title, according to Burden's The mapping of North America, 1996. Includes polar stereographic inset and ill. Copy imperfect: lacking eastern sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. ...

    • Contributor: Rossi, Giovanni Giacomo De - Blaeu, Willem Janszoon - Danckerts, Cornelis
    • Date: 1679
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    Accuratissima Brasiliæ tabula.

    Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Item 67 in LC G&M Leo Belgicus exhibit, Nov. 1993 to May 1994. Includes insets of "Baya de todos os Sanctos" and "Villa d'Olinda de Pernambuco" and ill. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Hondius, Hendrik
    • Date: 1630
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    America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both p...

    Scale ca. 1:30,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Are to be sold by Thomas Bassett in Fleet street and by Richard Chiswell in St. Pauls Churchyard." Includes text, inset of Greenland, col. illus. of native figures and town views in margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Speed, John - Goos, Abraham - Bassett, Thomas - Chiswell, Richard
    • Date: 1626
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    Carte nouvelle de la mer mediterranee.

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

    • Contributor: Sanson, Guillaume
    • Date: 1680
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    Paskaarte om achter Yrlant om te zeylen, van Hitlant tot aen ...

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    • Contributor: Doncker, Hendrick
    • Date: 1658
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    Palestina, siue Terræ Sanctæ descriptio

    Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the left. Includes an inset view of Jerusalem and 18 indexed biblical scenes at top and bottom of sheet. 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: Jansson, Jan
    • Date: 1650
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    A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in...

    Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey William Penn Esq., Proprietor of Pennsilvania in America, this map is humbly dedicated by Iohn Thornton & Robert Greene. Hand col. in pink watercolor to emphasize the map border; the map content ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Lamb, Francis - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John - Pennsylvania. Surveyor General
    • Date: 1687
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    Exquisita & magno aliquot mensium periculo lustrata et iam re...

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Gerardus Mercator's Atlas sive Cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fabricati figvra. 1611. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes panoramic view and col. ill. Text on verso. LC copy annotated in pencil in lower right margin: Gravure de 1570 par Ortelius. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; ...

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Date: 1611
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    Terræ Sanctæ, qua Promissionis terra, est Syriæ pars ea, quæ ...

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    • Contributor: Stella, Tilemann
    • Date: 1600
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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
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    Nova Hispania, Nova Galicia, Gvatimala.

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Ogilby's America and Montanus' De nieuwe en onbekende weerld. 1671. Phillips, Maps of America, pp. 404 and 405. Ogilby, John, America, pp. 238-239. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Ogilby, John - Montanus, Arnoldus
    • Date: 1671
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    Nova orbis tabula, ad usum serenissimi Burgundiae Ducis

    Relief shown pictorially. French. Titles in Latin and French. Includes ill. Accompanied by: Tables geographiques des division du globe terrestre par le Sr. Sanson geographe ordinaire du Roy / a Paris : Chez Hubert Jaillot (on sheet 64 x 54 cm., unmounted, fold-lined horizontally in half). Mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined vertically in half. Pin holes in cloth tape in all corners. ...

    • Contributor: Jaillot, Alexis Hubert
    • Date: 1694
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    [Aihun, Luosha, Taiwan, Nei Menggu tu]

    Scales differ. Manuscript on silk. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Bird's-eye view. Covers four frontier regions of the Manchu Dynasty, Aihun area, a military colony since the middle of the 17th century on the north banks of the Amur, Russian camp in eastern Siberia, Taiwan and Pescadores Islands, and Inner Mongolia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Date: 1697
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    Plano del pt. de Valparayzo cituado en la costa de Chile en 3...

    Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: IV. Watermark dated from 1668-1812. Pen-and-ink and red ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 243 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 20. Vault

    • Contributor: Pérez, Pedro
    • Date: 1668
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    [Maps of landholdings in the part of Prince George's County (...

    Shows landholdings as of the 1790's. Depths shown by soundings. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript--lead pencil tracings. Oriented with north to the right. Includes text and notes. LC copy lacks sections in center and along edges; mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 464 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Beatty, Chas. (charles) - Orme, Arch. (archibald)
    • Date: 1667

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    Pascaert van Nieuw Nederlandt Virginia, ende Nieuw-Engelandt ...

    Shows northeast coast of the United States from New England to Virginia including coastal features and other geographical entities. 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 "Manuscript maps Atlantic ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    Havana op 't Eyland Cvba.

    Relief shown pictorially and by gradient tints. Shows aerial view of the port of Havana on the island of Cuba including buildings, ships, and fortifications. 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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    Totius Africæ accuratissima tabula

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

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Date: 1688
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    [Tian di tu]

    Shows celestial sphere, China as a whole, and 15 provinces fo the Ming Dynasty, Chinese Turkestan, and the "South Seas", including Japan, Philippines, Java, Sumatra, Calicut, Bagdad, etc. Covers Beijing, Henan, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Nanjing, Shandong, Sichuan, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Huguang, Yunan, Guizhou, Dongbei Nüzhe, Dong nan zhu yi, and Xi bei zhu yi. Wood block print with place names labeled by hand. ...

    • Contributor: Zuo, Junheng - Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1601

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    Irlandiae regnum.

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

    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard
    • Date: 16??
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    Carte de la decouverte faite l'an 1673 dans l'Amerique Septen...

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

    • Contributor: Marquette, Jacques - Liebaux
    • Date: 1681
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    Peloponnesus hodie Moreæ Regnum : distincté divisum in omnes ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Originally printed on 3 sheets. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, annotated in ink on verso: 22. Includes ill. of lion with enslaved human figures shown in embellished title cartouche. Views of fortified towns in outer margins: Navarino -- Zarnata -- Casl. Tornese -- Corinto -- Malvasia -- Patrasso -- Coron -- Napoli di Romania -- Modon -- Misitra olun Sparta -- Atene ...

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Date: 1688
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    Amérique septentrion.lle [i.e. septentrionale] : composée, co...

    Covers Canada, Hudson Bay region, and eastern United States. Shows lakes, rivers, villages, and other geographical entities. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. "A Monseigneu, Monseigneur le Marquis de Seignelay, et de Lonré, baron de Seaux, conseiller du Roy en tous conseils, secretaire d'estat & des commandemens de Sa Majesté, commandeur et grand thresorier de ses ordres. Par son très-humble très-obéissant & très obligé serviteur I-Baptiste Louis ...

    • Contributor: Franquelin, Jean Baptiste Louis
    • Date: 1685
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    Mare mediterraneum, exhibens oras hispaniæ, galliæ, italiæ, m...

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

    • Contributor: Valck, G. (gerard) - Valk, Leonard - Valck, G.
    • Date: 1695
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    North America divided into its principall parts where are dis...

    Relief shown pictorially. At upper right: Described by Sanson, corrected and amended by William Berry. Prime meridian: Ferro. Includes ill. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Berry, William - Sanson, Nicolas
    • Date: 1680
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    Americae sive novi orbis proximarvmqz regionum orae descriptio.

    Relief shown pictorially. Attributed to: Johannes Metellus. Appears in the author's Speculum orbis terrae, 1602. Described in: The mapping of North America / Philip D. Burden. 1996. p. 176-7. Latin text on verso. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: George Tobolowsky Acquisitions control no. 2004-052

    • Contributor: Matal, Jean
    • Date: 1602
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    Assyria vetvs diuifa in Syriam, Messopotamiam, Babyloniam, et...

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    • Contributor: La Rue, Philippe De. - Somer, J. - Mariette, Pierre
    • Date: 1651
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    Caert vande Svydt Rivier in Niew Nederland.

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows the region of the Delaware Bay and river, natural features, and other geographical entities. 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 third volume has binder's title ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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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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    La carte générale du monde

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, 2 celestial hemispheres, 3 compasses, and latitudinal sphere. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 26-86 Vault

    • Contributor: Duval, P. (pierre) - Berey, Nicolas
    • Date: 1661
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    La Russie Noire ou Polonaise : qui comprend les provinces de ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes legend titled "Remarques" and 9 bar scales. LC copy annotated in ink, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Vault

    • Contributor: Sanson, Guillaume
    • Date: 1674
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    Manatvs gelegen op de Noot [sic] Riuier.

    Manuscript. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Covers New York City region. Pictorial map showing buildings and points of interest. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the third volume has binder's title "Manuscript maps of New-Netherland and Manhattan ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan - Library of Congress
    • Date: 1670
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    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, [1667?] -P.L. Phillips, A list of geographical atlases in the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Sanson, Nicolas
    • Date: 1657
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    Taboas geraes de toda a navegação

    Relief shown pictorially. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 8 Orientation varies. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Preface (4 p.) and last map created and added in 1692 by Don Francisco de Seixas y Lovera. Some staining and acid-transfer throughout. Bound in white paper in 1983. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Albernaz, João Teixeira - Attayde, Jeronimo De. - Seixas Y Lovera, Francisco De.
    • Date: 1630

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    Maps: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Prese...

    Maps - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress

    • Date: 1630
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    Provincia d[e] S. Diego de Mexico en la nueba España tiene 14...

    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 de l'Amerique Septentrionnale : depuis le 25, jusqu'au ...

    Copied between 1909 and 1910 from the original 1688 ms. in the Archives du dépôt des cartes et plans de la marine. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. In margin: Bibliotheque du Depot des cartes et plans de la Marina, Paris, Atlas 4040B, piece n. 3. Includes indexed inset of view "Quebec comme il se voit du cóté de l'est." Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Franquelin, Jean Baptiste Louis
    • Date: 1688
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    [Quanzhou Fu yu di tu shuo].

    Covers land and territory in Quanzhou Prefecture. Shows cities, towns, and military posts in Quanzhou fu. Title supplied. Previous supplied title: Quanzhou fu tu shuo. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fragile, torn at fold lines. Previous call no.: G2308.F8F9

    • Date: 1602

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    Novvs atlas Sinensis.

    Covers 16 provinces of China, Korea, and Japan. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text. Philips 3186 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso of shelflist card: At the end of the atlas are "Byvoeghsel van't koninckryck Catay; door I. G.," xviii p., and "Historie van den Tartarischen oorlog," 40 p.

    • Contributor: Martini, Martino
    • Date: 1655

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    Maps: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Prese...

    Maps - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress

    • Date: 1630
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    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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    [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
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    Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : wi...

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in the Philadelphia region. Alternate title at top: A map of the improved part of the province of Pennsylvania in America : begun by William Penn, proprietor and governor thereof, anno 1681. Facsim. "Reproduced from the original in the Philadelphia Library by the anastatic process." Original version: A map of the province of Pennsilvania : containing the three ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Smith, Lloyd P. (lloyd Pearsall) - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John
    • Date: 1687
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    Insulæ Indicæ cum terris circumvicinis.

    Covers the East Indies including the Philippines, Malay Archipelago, and Ceylon. Relief shown pictorially. Exchange; Yale University Library; 29 Aug. 1934. In Latin. Has vertical fold line at center of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes embellished title cartouche, 4 bar scales of "Milliaria" (Germanica, Hispanica, Gallica, Italica & Anglica), and ill. of sailing ships. ...

    • Date: 1600
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    Mexicque, ou Nouvelle Espagne, Nouvlle. Gallice, Iucatan &c. ...

    Appeared in Sanson's Cartes générales de la géographie ... 1676. Relief shown pictorially. Phillips, 486 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Sanson, Nicolas - Mariette, Pierre
    • Date: 1656
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    Maps: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Prese...

    Maps - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress

    • Date: 1631
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    Africa.

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes, ill., and cartouche with text. Fold-lined. LC copy imperfect: Margin in upper and lower left corner of sheet cut out. Pin holes in margins of all corners.

    • Contributor: Arnoldi, Arnoldo DI - Florimi, Matteo
    • Date: 1600
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    [Map of Atlantic Coast of North America from the Chesapeake B...

    Shows coastal features, Native American nations and settlements, and other geographical entities. 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 "Manuscript maps Atlantic Coast and California drawn by Joan Vingboons ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    [A portolan chart of the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent continen...

    Also shows the southeast Pacific Ocean, the southwest Indian Ocean, as well as the continents of South America, Africa, Europe, and portions of North America and Asia. Relief shown pictorially. Title supplied by cataloger. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 16. LC Luso-Hispanic World, Vellum Chart 16 Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and colored pencil, matted and mounted between panels of transparent Lucite plexiglass; the panels are riveted ...

    • Contributor: Roiz, Pascoal
    • Date: 1633
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    Nova totius terrarum orbis tabula

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes col. ill. Insets: Polus arcticus -- Polus antarcticus -- Polus septentrionalis -- Systema mundi juxtamentem Claudii Ptolemaei Alexand -- Genuinum mundi systema secundum N. Copernici hypothesin -- Polus meridionalis. Mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined vertically in half. Pin holes in cloth tape in all corners. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Date: 1660
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    A chart of the Caribe Ilands [sic]

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

    • Contributor: Thornton, John
    • Date: 1680
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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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    America noviter delineata

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets of north and south polar regions. Acquisitions control no. 3-85

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus - Picart, H. (hugues) - Boisseau, Jean
    • Date: 1640
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    Fen ye yu tu.

    Covers Beijing, Nanjing, and 13 other provinces of Ming Dynasty. Cover title. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes astronomy chart. Previous call no.: G2305.F4

    • Date: 1601

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  • Map

    De Eylanden en Vastelanden van Westindien

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows the coasts of North America and South America from Virginia through the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico to Guiana in South America highlighting Cuba, the island of Hispaniola and the West Indies. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the first volume has binder's title "Manuscript maps ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    Nova America descriptio

    Relief shown pictorially. Sheet issued as part of a set of 5 maps; one map covers entire world and 4 maps cover individual continents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Control no.: 2001-25

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes - Jollain, Gérard
    • Date: 1657
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    Africae nova tabula

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes watermark. Acquisitions control no. 6-85

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus - Picart, H. (hugues) - Boisseau, Jean
    • Date: 1640
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    Novi Belgii, quod nunc Novi Jorck vocatur, Novæ [que] Angliæ ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's America, London, 1670. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Ogilby, John
    • Date: 1670
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    Brasilia.

    From the author's De Nieuwe en onbekende weereld: of Beschryving van America en 't zuid-land..., 1671 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing.

    • Contributor: Montanus, Arnoldus - Meurs, Jacob Van
    • Date: 1671
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    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
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    Europae.

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes, ill., and cartouche with dedicaton and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Fold-lined. LC copy imperfect: Margin in upper and lower left corner of sheet cut out. Pin holes in margins of all corners.

    • Contributor: Arnoldi, Arnoldo DI - Florimi, Matteo
    • Date: 1600
  • Map

    [Terrestrial globe gores].

    Relief shown pictorially. Title supplied by cataloger. Reissued by Giuseppe di Rossi in 1615. Dedication in upper hemisphere: Illmo. viro optimaraq. artium amatori et Fautori D. Paulo Mellino Romano ... In lower hemisphere: I. Hondius Lectori S. In locorum longitudine ... Longitudines incepimus non ab Insulis Fortunatis ut Ptolome[us], sed ab iis quae acores vocantur quod acus nautica ibi recta in septentrionem vergat Vale. ...

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus - Rossi, Giuseppe Di.
    • Date: 1615
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    Novi Belgii Novæque Angliæ nec non partis Virginiæ tabula : m...

    Covers New England and Middle Atlantic region southward to Hampton Roads. Shows colony names, colonial town names, and names of Amerindian tribes. Relief shown pictorially. Meridians numbered 297 to 312 from west to east. Differs from other issue in having different areas indicated by hand coloring. Stokes, Iconography, p. 147 (vol. 1) [lists dates as 1651-55]. Map collectors circle, #24. Phillips, 465. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes - Schenk, Petrus
    • Date: 169?
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    Orbis terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Atlas minor. Amsterdam, 1690? Includes ancillary maps of north polar region and south polar region and col. ill. Mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined vertically in half. Minor losses along upper half of fold. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Date: 1690
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    Delineatio generalis Camporum Desertorum vulgo Ukraina : cum ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,750,000. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the bottom. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text in Latin and French and ill. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Beauplan, Guillaume Le Vasseur - Hondius, Willem
    • Date: 1648
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    Nova Anglia, Novvm Belgivm et Virginia.

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

    • Contributor: Jansson, Jan
    • Date: 1642
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    [Shandong, Zhili, Shengjing hai jiang tu]

    Scale ca. 1:125,000. Title supplied. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Shows coastal defenses of Shandong, Hebei, and Liaoning Provinces. Hummel gift 1962, no. 6. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Prev. call#: G7822.C6R4 1700 .S4 Vault Shelf AACR2

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1634

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    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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    Amérique septentrionale

    Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Prime meridian: [Paris]. Mounted on cloth backing. From his 1658 (i.e. 1660) Cartes générales de toutes les parties du monde (Phillips 4260). First state: Lacks shading along border for Lake Ontario. Phillips. Maps of America, p. 560 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Sanson, Nicolas - Peyrounin, A. - Mariette, Pierre-Jean
    • Date: 1650
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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
  • Collection

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

    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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  • Map

    [Survey of Annapolis].

    Scale 1:3,960; "Scale of 20 perches on an inch." Manuscript, pen and ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and notes. Vault AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Ridgely, Henry
    • Date: 1690
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    [Maps of Bermuda, Iceland, Jan Mayen Island, and Newfoundland].

    Relief shown pictorially on some maps. Originally printed on 1 sheet. The maps appear on plate [166] in the author's Corso geografico universale. Venetia : A spefe dell' autore, 1692-[1694]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 13-88 Vault

    • Contributor: Coronelli, Vincenzo
    • Date: 1692
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    Venezuela, cum parte Auftrali Novae Andalausiae.

    Place names in Spanish. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies; 1 copy as of 07/27/98 Vault

    • Contributor: Hondius, Hendrik
    • Date: 1630
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    [Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the n...

    Title devised by cataloguer. Oriented with north to the right. Contains 16 wind roses. Creator could be Giovanni Battista Cavallini, his son Pietro, or the Cavallini workshop. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 20. Pen-and-ink and goauche. Includes 3 bar scales in unidentified units and many illustrations throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Cavallini, Giovanni Battista
    • Date: 1678
  • Map

    Wu bei zhi

    Wood block print. "Juan 240" shows Zheng He's voyager route from Nanjing, passing through South East Asia, Indian Ocean, Red Sea, all the way to Persian Gulf. Early Qing Dynasty ed., prefaced Tianqi 1 (1621). Juan (chapter) 240 is one of 80 volumes in 8 cases (30 x 19 cm.). "Wu bei zhi juan er bai si shi." Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Mao, Yuanyi
    • Date: 1644

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  • Map

    Americæ nova descriptio

    Relief shown pictorially. A re-engraved version of a map previously published for Henri Seile in 1652 under the title "Americae descriptio nova" and subsequently re-published from the same engraving as the 1652 map for Phillippi Chetwood in 1666. Appears in Peter Heylyn's "Cosmography in four books", 1677. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Seile, Anne - Vaughan, Robert
    • Date: 1663
  • Map

    Nova et exacta delineatio Americae partis avstralis. qve est ...

    Title appears on upper sheet of the map; no indication of title or imprint on lower sheet. The map was engraved for the second edition of the fourth part of Hulsius' collection of voyages, which consists of 26 parts. In this second edition of the map, three islands have been inserted below the bottom border of the lower map, with the name "Francisi Draco ...

    • Contributor: Hulsius, Levinus - Hans and Hanni Kraus Sir Francis Drake Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1692
  • Map

    New England.

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

    • Contributor: Laet, Joannes De
    • Date: 1624
  • Map

    A new map of the country of Carolina.

    Oriented with north toward the right. Annotated in pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Gascoyne, Joel
    • Date: 1682
  • Map

    Planta de la muy yllustre ciudad de los reyes corte del reino...

    Selected buildings shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, index, and col. ill.

    • Contributor: Principe, Bernardo Clemente
    • Date: 1674
  • Map

    America Septentrionalis divisa in suas principales partes et ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Mounted on cardboard. Copy imperfect: Stained and torn along fold lines Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Sanson, P. D. - Hofmann, Johann Jacob
    • Date: 1679
  • Map

    Terra sancta sive promissionis, olim Palestina recens delinea...

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Nicolaes Visscher's Atlas contractus orbis terrarum. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Includes inset showing the twelve tribes of Israel and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Date: 1659
  • Map

    Americæ descriptio nova

    Relief shown pictorially. From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress. Appears in Peter Heylyn's Cosmography in four books, 1670. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Another copy filed in Rare Book Roon, G114.H62. Acquisitions control no. 20-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Trevethen, William - Chetwind, Philip - Rosenwald, Lessing J. (lessing Julius)
    • Date: 1660
  • Map

    A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided...

    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

    Maps: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Prese...

    Maps - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress

    • Date: 1631
  • Map

    [Map of the complete island of Cuba].

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows coastal features, settlements on Cuba, and islands. 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 has binder's title "Manuscript maps of the West-Indies drawn by ...

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

    Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni tÿpus.

    Covers northern Asia. Relief shown pictorially. From Abraham Ortelius's atlas: Theatrvm Orbis Terrarvm, 1603 ed. Hand col. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, notes, and col. ill. Text on verso.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham - Vrients, Jan Baptista
    • Date: 1570