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    Amplissimæ regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Fransisc. Miss in America Septentrionali anno 1687. Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] v. 1, part 2, no. 83. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1673 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Map of the Parish of Catahoula, Louisiana : from United States surveys. Shows names of some residents. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained throughout and folded in half. Stamped on lower right: Division of Maps, May 4, 1931 Library of Congress. Includes text, list of lands for sale and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 247 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
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    Plan général du Fort Septentrional du Detour des Anglois, tel qu'il est présentement : [Louisiana] Relief shown pictorially. Shows buildings, internal facilities, and surrounding area. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Copy annotated in pencil in lower left margin: 84482. A progress report on construction of a fortification on the east bank of the Mississippi River below New Orleans. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 949 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Date: 1749
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    Canada et Louisiane, Scale ca. 1:4,450,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Lowery, 415 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 34 Includes illus. of Niagara Falls and additional place-names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1755
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    Fort of Balise, no. 1 report May 30th 1813
    Fort of Balise, number one report May 30th 1813
    Relief shown pictorially. Shows finished Fort of Balize. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 459" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    Siege of Port Hudson The map shows the Union troops on land and water surrounding Confederate fortifications at Port Hudson, La., on the Mississippi River, approximately 25 miles north of Baton Rouge. The Union XIX Corps under Gen. Banks had its first engagement May 26th on the Bayou Sara Road, and laid siege to the fort on May 27th. Confederate Gen. Franklin Gardner surrendered Port Hudson on July ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the Parish of Caldwell, Louisiana : from United States surveys. Shows names of some residents. Stamped on lower right: Division of maps, May 4, 1931, Library of Congress. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained and folded in half. Includes text, list of lands for sale and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 246 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
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    [Livingston Parish, Louisiana] Shows names of some residents. Title supplied by cataloger. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth and stained. Stamped on lower right: Division of Map Feb 15, 1936, Library of Congress. "C. Cushing vs. the United States. Plan Cushing C. (Pollock) 13." Includes text. LC Land ownership maps, 255 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lynch, John
    • Date: 1870
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    Plan of the mouth of the Mississipi to explain the direction of the thelegraphies lines from Balize to Plaquemines & for other puposes : No. 4, report of the 1st June 1813 Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 462" and hand-written title of "No. 4 Missipi from Balise to Plaquemines telegraphik line" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    Mapa de las locaciones del Distrito de Manchack Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermarks: Budgen and fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters GR. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1799
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    Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road. Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main line. This railroad was opened for first 50 miles on March 6, 1854. It was purchased in 1878 by the Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R. - Childs & Hammond
    • Date: 1853
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    Map showing the defenses of the Mississippi below New Orleans and Farragut's attack 24 April 1862. Map shows the Confederate fortifications at Fort Jackson under Gen. Duncan, Fort St. Philip and the Union fleet along the Mississippi River. This map, also shows the positions of Union ships under Farragut, who captured the strategic port of New Orleans, thereby providing the Federal army access to the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-24
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    Plan of the entrance of Barataria, with a projected battery proposed by Col. G.T. Ross. Depths shown by soundings. Shows the American encampment, place of the projected battery, and ship routes. Pen-and-ink and watercolor, mounted on paper. Includes index to projected battery. In pencil in lower right hand corner: 1416. Imperfect: Folded down the middle, with losses along fold line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ross, G.T.
    • Date: 1812
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    Suite du cours du fleuve St. Louis depuis la rivière d'Iberville jusq'à celle des Yasous, et les parties connues de la Rivière Rouge et la Rivière Noire. Scale ca. 1:830,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tome I, no. 46." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Includes "Remarques sur la Rivière Rouge" and inset "Carte de l'establissement françois sur la Rivière Rouge." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 779 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    [Map of a portion of Feliciana District, Spanish West Florida]. Shows area in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Cadastral map; some lots unclaimed. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermarks: W Elgar 1797 and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters WE. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1805
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    Le Mississipi ou la Louisiane dans l'Amérique septentrionale. Hand colored. Panorama. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Geographic features appear in mirror image; mouth of the Mississippi is to the right, Mobile and Pensacola to the left. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Basset (Firm)
    • Date: 1770
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    A new universal atlas, comprising separate maps of all the principal empires, kingdoms & states throughout the world, and forming a distinct atlas of the United States
    Universal atlas
    Relief shown by hachures. Engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy quarter bound in brown leather over brown cloth. Acquisitions control no. 2003-14
    • Contributor: Greenleaf, J. (Jeremiah) - Greenleaf, J.
    • Date: 1848
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    Carte de la Floride occidentale et Louisiane. La peninsule et golfe de la Floride ou canal de Bahama avec les isles de Bahama. Scale ca. 1:1,370,000. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Les sondes le long de la côte de la Floride des isles et des bas fonds sont marqués en pieds." Pictorial map. Appears in the author's Atlas amériquain septentrional. 1778-[92] On verso: [Plate no.] 28 [and] 29. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1777
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    Plan showing the defences of the fort on Red River, Scale ca. 1:9,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 234.2 From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). opp. p. 482. Map of Confederate Fort De Russy, Louisiana, and vicinity. Original sketch from which this was reproduced was sent to the Secretary of the Navy by Acting Rear Adm. David ...
    • Contributor: United States. Navy
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the Red River in Louisiana from the Spanish camp where the exploring party of the U.S. was met by the Spanish troops to where it enters the Mississippi, reduced from ... Also shows cities and towns, Indian settlements, and features in the region along the Red River. King's final work based on the Freeman-Curtis expedition of 1806. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy annotated in pencil in lower right corner Copy imperfect: Taped on upper left portion and fold line ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Shallus, Francis
    • Date: 1806
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    [Map of Spanish West Florida bounded by Rios Comite and Amite]. Shows juncture of Amite (or Sta. Helena) and Comite Rivers in St. Helena Parish. Cadastral map. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Watermarks: D & C Blauw and letters D C B in a shield. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1805
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    [Map of the region east and north of Baton Rouge, showing batteries on the Mississippi north of Port Hudson]. Relief shown by hachures. Title supplied by cataloger. In pencil in lower right: E. Deleceauax. Pen-and-ink and watercolor with crayon and pencil notes on three sheets of tracing cloth pasted together. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In ink in all corners: 3038. Stamped on 3 times across bottom: 1240. Copy imperfect: Losses at folds, some losses ...
    • Contributor: Clark, John S.
    • Date: 1863
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    [Map of area from Rio Iberville to Thompson's Creek along the Mississippi River, Spanish West Florida, Districts of Manchac, Baton Rouge, and Feliciana]. Cadastral map. Some unclaimed lots also shown. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Watermarks: J Whatman 1803, D & C Blauw, and letters D C B in a shield. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1805
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    Map of the Parish of East Baton Rouge, Louisiana Shows names of some residents. "Copyright 1895 by A. Kaiser & J.A. Swensson." Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back and folded in half. Annotated red and black ink. "Large Roman figures indicate Ward Numbers, and small upright figures represent section numbers." Includes text and indexed map of to the city of Baton Rouge. LC Land ownership maps, 250 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Kaiser, A. - Swensson, J. A.
    • Date: 1895
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    Map of the route surveyed from the Mississippi at Lake Providence in Louisiana to the great bend of Red river at Fulton in Arkansas Scale ca. 1:370,000. At head of title: Survey of routes from the valley of the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean. LC Railroad maps, 147 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Sidell, William Henry
    • Date: 1850