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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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    Astronomische hemel spiegel : waar in men sien kan de merkwaardigste hemelsche verschynselen aan Son, Mean en Sberren ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Accompanied by text: Generale verklaringe over deese voorgestelde hemelse verschynselen ... waereld kaart / Symon J. Panser, stads mathem. [1] leaf ; 49 cm. Embden den 14. april 1738. Includes 14 ancillary maps showing solar eclipses, 2 ancillary lunar maps, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 99-1

    • Contributor: R. & J. Ottens
    • Date: 1738
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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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    [Sichuan, Hubei shui dao tu].

    Scale not given. Title supplied. Previous supplied title: Min Jiang tu shuo. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 4. Shows the waterways and points of interest of Min and Yangtze Rivers from Songpan, Sichuan to Jingzhou, Hubei. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Previous call number: G7822.Y3A5 1733 .M5 Vault Shelf

    • Date: 1735

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    Shengjing yu di quan tu.

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Warner purchase, no. 5. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, distance charts, and inset of "Shengjing tu." AACR2

    • Contributor: Warner, Langdon
    • Date: 1734
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    Ierusalem, cum suburbiis, prout tempore Christi floruit, accurate notatis omnibus insignibus et praecipuè iis locis...

    Relief shown pictorially. German. Titles in Latin and German. Shows Jerusalem during the time of Christ. Includes descriptive text in German. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus - Adrichem, Christiaan Van
    • Date: 1730
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    Peninsula Indiæ citra Gangem hoc est Orae celeberrimae Malabar & Coromandel cum adjacente insula non minus celebratissima Ceylon.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies. Vault

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (firm)
    • Date: 1733
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    Chosŏn chido.

    Relief shown pictorially. Title from label pasted on verso. Copied in 1730 from an original map drawn ca. 1451, possessed by Matsubara Masaki. Copy imperfect: Has worm holes. Watercolor and ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Vault

    • Date: 1730
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    Carte de l'Amerique septentrionale pour servir à l'histoire de la Nouvelle France

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

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Heulland, Guillaume D
    • Date: 1734
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    [Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean area].

    Pen-and-ink. LC Nautical charts on vellum. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: No. 5. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 367905/27. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Date: 1730
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    Paraguariæ Provinciæ soc. jesu cum adiacentibg. novissima descriptio : post iteratas peregrinationes & plures observationes patrum missionariorum eiusdem soc. tum huius provinciæ, cum & Peruanæ accuratissime delineata & emendata ann. 1732

    Shows Uruguay, Paraguay, and portions of Argentina, Chile, Peru, Bolivia, and Brazil. Relief shown pictorially. Some place names in Spanish. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy annotated in black ink. Includes text. Vault

    • Contributor: Retz, Francisco
    • Date: 1732
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    [Maps of the Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary used as trial exhibits in the 1735 court suit brought by the Penns against Lord Baltimore to determine the official interprovincial boundary line].

    The maps also cover the Lower Counties (now the State of Delaware) which at the time were part of Pennsylvania. The "Virginia" map shows lines of latitude (identified) and longitude (unidentified). Common title devised by cataloger. Annotated in ink handwriting on recto by Ferdinand J. Paris (attorney for the Penn Family). The "Virginia" map is oriented with north to the right. Hand col. (light ...

    • Contributor: Senex, John - Paris, Ferdinand John
    • Date: 1732
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    Mianchi Xian he tu.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Shows rivers in Mianchi Xian, Henan Province. Cover title. Manuscript on silk. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 27. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Previous call number: G7823.M5C3 1767 .M5 Vault Shelf AACR2: 700/1

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Title from plate 17. Originally published as 1 map on 20 sheets. LC copy bound. Index map bound-in. Phillips. Maps of America, p. 569 Sheet of paper (25 x 19 cm.) listing the numbered plates mounted on preliminary leaf. On title cartouche (plate 17): C. Lempriere inv. & del., B. Baron, sculp. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Popple, Henry - Toms, W. H. (william Henry) - Seale, Richard William - Lemprière, C. (clement) - Baron, Bernard
    • Date: 1733

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    Mengjin Xian he tu.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Shows rivers, mountains, towns, and roads in Mengjin Xian, Henan Province. Cover title. Manuscript on silk. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 26. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Previous call number: G7823.M4C3 1767 .M4 Vault ...

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America, containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,600,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Imprint date from Henry Stevens and Roland Tree's Comparative cartography, item 55c. Includes descriptive text. Insets: A view of ye industry of ye beavers of Canada ... the cataract of Niagara ...---A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town.--A map of the principal part of North America.--A map of the improved part ...

    • Contributor: Moll, Herman - Bowles, Thomas - Bowles, John
    • Date: 1731
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    [Ming shi san ling tu].

    Not drawn to scale. Title supplied. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Brush-and-ink and watercolor. Shows panoramic view of the 13 tombs of the Ming emperors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive notes. Hummel gift 1962, no. 2. G7822.M5A35 1908 .M5 Vault Shelf AACR2

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1736
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    L'hydrographie françoise : recueil des cartes générales et particulières qui ont éte faites pour le service des vaisseaux du roy, par ordre des Ministres de la marine, depuis 1737, jusqu'en 1765.

    Phillips, 587 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1737
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    Song Xian he tu.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Shows rivers in Song Xian, Henan Sheng. Cover title. Manuscript on silk. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Imperfect: Text incomplete. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 29. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Previous call number: G7823.S7C3 1767 .S6 Vault Shelf ...

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    Yongning Xian he tu.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Cover title. Manuscript on silk. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 25. Previous call number: G7823.L8C3 1767 .Y6 Vault Shelf AACR2: 700/1

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    Yanshi Xian he tu.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Shows rivers in Yanshi Xian, Henan Province. Cover title. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Manuscript on silk. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 23. Previous call number: G7823.Y4C3 1767 .Y4 Vault Shelf AACR2

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    The platt of Safford [i.e. Stafford] from the mouth of upper Machotich to the mouth of Chappawamsick Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Pen-and-ink on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. Oriented with north to the right. In ink in top right corner: 11-D crossed out. Map stamped in lower right margin: U.S.C. & G. Survey. Library and Archives no. 374.; map stamped in lower right corner U.S.C. & G. Survey. Library and Archives no. 1324 (in blue ink); blue bordered label torn off in lower right corner. ...

    • Contributor: Savage, John
    • Date: 173?
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    Imperii magni Mogolis sive Indici Padschach, juxta recentissimas navigationes

    Relief shown pictorially. Coordinates given from an unidentified prime meridian. Includes illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy hand colored.

    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus
    • Date: 1735
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    Verdadera demostrasión del Puerto de Yslo. y de la Caleta de Pacocha

    Shows coast of Peru in the region of Ilo. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Typewritten label describing the map mounted on verso. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 715 Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 206A. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Reyna, Luis De.
    • Date: 1733
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    Paris, ses fauxbourgs et ses environs : où se trouve le détail des villages, châteaux, gands chemins pavez, et autres, des hauteurs, bois, vignes, terres, et prez, levez géometriquement

    Includes decorative frame. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy on untrimmed sheets, with plate marks visible. Stamped on verso of all sheets: 6386.

    • Contributor: Roussel
    • Date: 1731