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    A plan of Patomack River, from the mouth of Sherrendo, down to Chapawamsick Present sheet covers from Little Falls to south. Northern sheet missing. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Soiled, brittle, creased, missing small sections, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by positive photocopy dated 1908. Includes index of tributaries and adjacent houses. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Brooke, Ro. (Robert) - Brooke, Ro.
    • Date: 1737
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    [Castle William & vicinity. Scale ca. 1:3,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR: 440
    • Contributor: Roller, A.
    • Date: 1736
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    Cities and Towns This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.
    • Date: 1500

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    [Ming shi san ling tu].
    [明十三陵图]. | Panoramic view of the Ming Tombs
    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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    The platt of Safford [i.e. Stafford] from the mouth of upper Machotich to the mouth of Chappawamsick
    The platt of Stafford from the mouth of upper Machotich to the mouth of Chappawamsick
    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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    Nova et accuratissima urbis St. Petersburg à Russorum Imperatore Petro Alexiewiz ao. 1703 ad ostium Nevæ Fl. conditæ et regionis circumjacentis delineatio
    Neue u. accurate Abbildung der von dem grossen Russ. Kaiser Petro Alexiewiz Ao. 1703 an dem Aussfl. dess Neva Stroms erbaueten Statt S. Petersburg samt d. umligend. Gegend
    City map shows individual buildings, gardens, and fence/lot lines. Relief shown by hachures on city map. Notes and index in German. Appears in Seutter's Grosser Atlas worinnen enthalten alle die jenige geographische Universal-Special- und Particular-Mappen, Augsburg, 1734. Previous file number in ink on label in upper right corner of margin: XXVII-113. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus
    • Date: 1734
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    Coupe et profil de la redoute de Rosalie au Natchez prise sur la ligne A.B. aud lieu le 11 may 1732 Relief shown pictorially. Two sheets mounted together. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Plan de la cave."
    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Date: 1732
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    A view of Savannah as it stood the 29th of March 1734. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies; 1 copy missing; 1 copy to P&P?
    • Contributor: Gordon, Peter
    • Date: 1734
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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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    Henan Fu he tu.
    河南府河圖. | Map of the river systems in Henan Prefecture
    Scale ca. 1:180,000. Cover title. Manuscript on silk. Relief shown pictorially. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pictorial map. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 20. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Previous call number: G7823.H33C3 1767 .H3 Vault Shelf AACR2
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    Plano de la Bahía de Manzanillo Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Annotated in brown ink in lower left corner: 10. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 214. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 1732
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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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    Carte de la Province et Colonie de la Louisiane, dans la partie Septentrionnal de l'Amerique
    Carte de la Louisiane | Carte a le main de la Louisiane
    Shows the Mississippi River and tributaries from the Illinois River south to the Gulf of Mexico. Gift; Partial funding for this purchase from the Ed Cox Legacy Fund; 2007. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes numbered points of interest index, inset of New Orleans with numbered building index, and list of latitudes for ...
    • Contributor: Le Page Du Pratz
    • Date: 1735
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    Shengjing yu di quan tu.
    盛京與地全圖. | Complete map of Shengjing
    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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    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. Third issue. 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
    • Date: 1687
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    A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto
    America Septentrionalis
    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 On title cartouche (plate 17): C. Lempriere inv. & del., B. Baron, sculp. Includes notes, dedication, 4 views, and 17 harbor insets. Stamped in blue ink on verso of plates: U.S. Coast Survey ...
    • Contributor: Popple, Henry - Toms, W. H. (William Henry) - Austen, Stephen - Willdey, Thomas - Lemprière, C. (Clement) - Baron, Bernard
    • Date: 1733

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    Gong Xian he tu.
    鞏縣河圖. | Map of the river systems in Gong County
    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Cover title. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Manuscript on silk. Imperfect: text incomplete. 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 incomplete text. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 21. Previous call number: G7823.G6C3 1767 .G6 Vault Shelf AACR2
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    Ierusalem, cum suburbiis, prout tempore Christi floruit, accurate notatis omnibus insignibus et praecipuè iis locis...
    Abriss der Weltberühmten Statt Ierusalem, samt ihren vor Stätten, wie Sie zur Zeit Christi im Flor gestanden...
    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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    Description o carta reducida, de los costas de tierra firma de la America Meridional, en la Mar del Sur õ Pacifico claculada la longitud al meridiano Tenerife y corregido algunos yerros pr. ... Title devised by cataloguer. Meridian: Tenerife. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 27. Coastline of South America redrawn after 1741. Pen-and-ink and goauche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Mattos, Antonio De
    • Date: 1734
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    Carte de la côte de la Louisiane depuis la Baye St. Joseph, jusqu'à celle de St. Bernard où tous les ports et bons mouillages sont marquez par des ancres; avec la quantité ... Covers coast of Gulf of Mexico from Saint Joseph Bay, Florida, to Galveston Bay, Texas. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map backed with cloth. Imperfect: Stains and creases. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1732
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    Plano del Rio Grande de Sn. Pedro situado en la costa del nordest de la punta y por latitud austral de 32 gs. 4 ms., longd. de 325 gs. 45 ms., mero. ... Shows southern portion of Patos Lagoon in the region of Rio Grande. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters JH & Z. Watermark dated from 1737-87. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes index and notes. Annotated in brown ink in lower left margin: 15. Maggs ...
    • Date: 1737
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    A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto
    America Septentrionalis
    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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    Yiyang Xian he tu.
    宜陽縣河圖. | Map of the river systems in Yiyang County
    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Shows rivers in Yiyang Xian, Henan Sheng. Cover title. Manuscript on silk. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 22. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Previous call number: G7823.Y55C3 1767 .Y5 Vault Shelf AACR2
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1734
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    Plano del Rio Grande de S. Pedro situado en la latitud sur de 32 grs. y en la longitud de 325 grs. 45 mins., meridiano de Tenerife Shows southern portion of Patos Lagoon in the region of Rio Grande. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: D. & C. Blauw; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Watermarks dated from 1733-1827. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 176 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Annotation in ...
    • Contributor: Garzia, Pedro
    • Date: 1733
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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