A map of the island of Tobago
Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Gentleman's magazine, and historical chronicle. December 1778, v. 48. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2112 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
[Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop positions.
Scale ca. 1:2,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink; with writing partly in German script and partly in English. Has watermark. Ascription of authorship through label on old folder. Proverbs in German and Latin on verso. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
Carolina septentrionale et meridionale en 4 feuilles, traduite de l'Anglois.
Scale ca. 1:560,000. Alternate title: An accurate map of North and South Carolina, with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks, and soundings on the coast ... by Henry Mouzon and others. Carte exacte de la Coraline septentrionale et meridionale ... Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows names...
Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Mouzon, Henry
Plan de la rivière du Cap Fear depuis la barre jusques à Brunswick.
Scale ca. 1:90,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Paris. "No. 1." Includes sailing "Instructions" and "Observations." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1506 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 650/1; 651/2; 700/1
France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit
A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana : including the River Yazous
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "N.B. This survey has been taken at different times and reduced to one general scale in the year 1778." In upper right corner: "The property of J.E. Hilegard." "No.2." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Insets: A plan of Manchac 1774 -- A Continuation of the Mississippi...
Gauld, George - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus)
The Province of New Jersey, divided into East and West, commonly called the Jerseys.
Scale ca. 1:420,000. Hand colored. LC copy imperfect: Margins are deteriorated. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Relief shown by hachures. Shows county boundaries and "Division line run in 1743 between East New Jersey and West New Jersey." "This map has been drawn from the survey made in 1769 ... by Bernard Ratzer ... and from another large survey of the northern parts ... by Gerard Banker."...
Faden, William - Ratzer, Bernard - Bancker, Gerard
A tracing relating to Fort Washington or Knyphausen.
Scale ca. 1:9,300. Alternate title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection: The northern part of the island of New York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title and construction lines in pencil. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1161 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
L'America Settentrionale, divisa né suoi principali stati.
Scale ca. 1:40,000,000. Hand colored. "T.III.4." From Atlante novissimo ad uso dei giovani studiosi contentuto in carte XXVII. LC copy accompanied by title page of Atlante novissimo. 1 l. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Pownall, Thomas - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
Roxbury to Concord. Roads & distances, &c.
Not drawn to scale. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures. "No. 4." Typewritten label on verso: A plan of the environs of Boston. 1775. Ascribed on label: Probably by Ensign De Berniere and Captain Brown. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 893 Available also...
[Unfinished draught for a topographical map of the northern part of New York Island.
Scale ca. 1:7,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows Fort Lee, Fort Washington, Fort Independence, the 8 redoubts built by the British to command Kingsbridge, troop symbols, and the entrenchments on Harlem Heights. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1171 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
[Map of the Mississippi River from the mouth of Yazoo River to the southern part of Louisiana]
Scale 1:126,720; 2 English miles to an in. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Imperfect: Upper right corner missing. "The latitudes of the entrance of the river Yazou, Natchez, Manchac, and some other parts of the river were taken by Doctor Lorimer, which were a great correction and satisfaction in laying down this plan. Major Dickson commander of His Majesty's troops...