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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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    An accurate map of the West Indies containing the Bahama & Caribbe Islands, the Great & Little Antilles with the Leward and Windward Islands & part of the American continent Relief shown pictorially. From The General magazine of arts and sciences. 1758. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1722 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1758
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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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    Grundriss von der Stadt Boston und ihren Gegenden. Scale ca. 1:45,000. Relief shown by hachures. Plate "No. 18." "T. XVI. B." From Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und Lande. 1758. Indexed. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 884 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1758
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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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    Plan du Cap Breton, dit Louisbovrg avec ces environs pries
    Plan du Cap Breton, dit Louisbourg avec ces environs pries.
    Relief shown by shading and land forms. Buildings, vegitation, ships and military troop and encampent positions shown pictorially. Shows military troop and ship positions for the Siege of Louibourg in 1758. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor, covered with silk fabric and varnished. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bockoune, Lamiralle
    • Date: 1758
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    An accurate map of the island of Martinico Relief shown pictorially. In upper margin: For the Lond. Magazine. From The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. December 1758, v. 27. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2047 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 2 imperfect: Portion of lower left corner missing.
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1758
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    Map of George Town, 1751. Cadastral map showing lot numbers. "Taken from George Town journal of the Commissioners, 1751 to 1789." Blueprint. Includes note. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in black ink: A.C. Harmon 1931. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield) - Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1758
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    Karte von Carolina und Georgien zur allgemeinen Geschichte der Reisen. Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 49." From Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande. 1758. v. 16. no. 19. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1385 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1758
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    Map of the northern parts of New York. Scale 1:126,720; 2 miles to an in. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the Hudson River from Albany to Fort Edward, the Mohawk and Hoosic rivers, Schoharie Creek, roads and villages adjacent, and some landowners. Includes descriptive notes, some indicate number of families in each village. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1077 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1758
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    Havana. Vera Cruz. Scale ca. 1:75,000 and 1:200,000. Title on verso: Havana & Vera Cruz, 128. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1807 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 347 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1758
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    Plano del Golfo del Dariel situado en la costa de el N. de Trra. Firme siendo la Punta de Caribana, el principio la que esta en la altura de 8 gs. 30 ... Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 262 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Annotated in black ink in lower sheet: N. 12 [indecipherable]. Maggs number ...
    • Contributor: Modesto Matheos, Antonio
    • Date: 1758
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    Carte de la Louisiane colonie française avec le cours du Fleuve St. Louis, les rivières adjacentes, les nations des naturels, les etablissems. français et les mines. Scale ca. 1:8,500,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. "To. 1. Pag. 138." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1671 Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Le Page Du Pratz
    • Date: 1758
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    A general map of the middle British colonies in America: Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut, and Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonîgy the country of the Confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, their ... Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Includes historical notes, text, 3 distance charts, and inset of "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c." Shows western boundary of Maryland as a vertical line Shows western boundary of Fairfax proprietary line, connecting the headwaters of the Rappahannock and Patomac Rivers LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Evans, Lewis - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1758
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    Plano de Costa Rica Shows lower eastern coast of Nicaragua. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 622 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 149. Vault
    • Contributor: Linares, Juan - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1758
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    A map of Fort Royal Bay in the island of Martinico. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. In upper margin: For the Lond. Mag. From The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. October 1758, v. 27. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2046 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1758
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    Carte de la Louisiane, Maryland, Virginie, Caroline, Georgie, avec une partie de la Floride. Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Manuscript no. "117," in ink, on verso. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1386 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 651
    • Contributor: Cóvens Et Mortier - Sepp, Christiaan
    • Date: 1758
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    Carte de l'isle de Saint Domingue, pour servir à l'Histoire générale des voyages. Scale ca. 1:2,700,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1851 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome 15, in 8⁰, page 257." "Tom. XV, in 4⁰, no. 10." Date of situation, ca. 1758, is based on other maps of the West Indies, which are dated 1758 in La ...
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1758
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    A map of New England, and Nova Scotia; with part of New York, Canada, and New Britain & the adjacent islands of New Found Land, Cape Breton &c. Scale ca. 1:4,800,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. From The London magazine, v. 27, Sept. 1758. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 80 Copy one annotated in upper right corner in black ink "440" and on verso "From H. C. Brown, Christmas, 1909". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1758
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    Plano de la Bahía de Fort Real cituado a la parte del oeste de la Ysla Martinica Also shows villages of Fort-de-France and Le Lamentin. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 521 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 224. Blue pen ink annotated on label on verso: 6883-23. Vault Latin American Atlantic Port ...
    • Contributor: Curado, Juan Manuel - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1758
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    A plan of the coast of Gabarus Bay from the west end of Kennington Cove to White Point shewing the several batteries and retrenchments made by the French to oppose the landing ... Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, C. G.
    • Date: 1758
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    Amérique septentrionale, dressée sur les relations les plus modernes des voyageurs et navigateurs, et divisée suivant les differentes possessions des européens. Scale ca. 1:16,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 8 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Didier
    • Date: 1758
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    General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758 : this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio J. Potts" in ...
    General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio, J. Potts
    Shows the route westward in Pennsylvania from Loudon, via Littleton, Fort Bedford, Stony Brook, Fort Ligonier, Washington's Camp, to Pittsburgh (Ohio River). Relief shown pictorially. Title from westernmost panel. Manuscript: pen-and-ink (black) and graphite pencil. Relief shown pictorially. Indicates nature of the adjacent landscape along the hatched route line. The date of the final rendering of the route by Dr. McGowan is not known ...
    • Contributor: Forbes, John - Potts, John - McGowan, Wm. D. (William D.) - Historical Society of Pennsylvania
    • Date: 1758
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    A map of the island of Hispaniola or St. Domingo Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1852 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In upper margin: For the London Magazine. From London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. December 1758, v. 27. Copy 2 hand colored; annotated in ink on verso: No. 64, Hispaniola, Jamaica & Havana.
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1758
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    A Plan of Cape Antonia. Scale ca. 1:62,000. Title on verso: Cape Antonia, 130. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 306 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1787 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 1758