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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales differ. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-59 [i.e. 1781, v. 1, 1759] v. 1, no. 141. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Long Island boundary coloration. Includes text and glossary. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution as near as the circumstances and ground will admit of. May 29th. 1759. Scale ca. 1:15,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to military positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Brasier, William
    • Date: 1759
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    Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With the disposition of the English Army under the command of Genl. Amherst encamp'd there 1759. Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References." Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1759
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    Nova Anglia. Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Man has 2 buttons on cuff, cloth in Indian's robe is unpatterned, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 806 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    B. New Engelland, New York, New Yersey und Pensilvania. Shows boundary of East and West Jersey as of or before 1702.
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Virginia, Marylandia et Carolina in America septentrionali Britannorum Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior exhibens tellurem. 1753-1759 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] Described in William P. Cumming's The southeast in early maps as first appearing in J. B. Homann's Atlas novus, 1714. Also covers New Jersey, Southern Pennsylvania, and New York City region. Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Date: 1759
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    Nova Anglia. Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Indian's robe is patterned, man has 1 button on cuff, etc. LC copy annotated on verso: Nova Anglia. 702. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 807 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Xinjiang quan tu.
    新疆全图.
    Shows the topography, cities, villages and roads with the military posts in the Xinjiang. Also shows the administrative system and local divisions of Xinjiang before the 24th year of Emperor Qianlong (1759). Relief shown pictorially. Cover title. Pen-and-ink. Translated title: Atlas of Xinjiang Province. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes maps of "Xihu quan tu" and...
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1759

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    D. Carolina, nebst einem Theil von Florida. Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Latest date on map: 1716. English. Title in German, historical notes in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs major. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] part of v. 1, part 2, no. 85. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Plan of Fort Pownal at Penobscot built 1759. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 21." Watermark: J. Whatman. Includes 3 profile views. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 837 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440
    • Date: 1759
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    A map of Guadeloupe, one of the Caribby Islands in the West Indies subject to France. Relief shown pictorially. From London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. March 1759, v. 28. In upper margin: For the London Mag. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2013 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1759
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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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    Ticonderoga as it was in 1759. Scale ca. 1:84,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Includes index to military activities. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1118 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1759
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    A new and accurate map of the isles of Guadaloupe, Marie-Galante &c. from the best authorities Relief shown pictorially. From Gentleman's magazine and historical chronicle. June 1759, v. 29. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2014 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Gibson, J. (John) - Gibson, J.
    • Date: 1759
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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] part 2, no. 85. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Military Battles and Campaigns This category contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant...
    • Date: 1570

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    Guadalupe with the adjacent islands. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. From Grand Magazine of Magazines. March 1759, v. 2. Prime meridian: Ferro. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2012 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1759
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    An accurate map of the Caribby Islands with the crowns &c. to which they severally belong From The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. March 1759, v. 28. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1759
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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Québec and New England states boundaries. Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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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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    Plan of Quebec, the capital of Canada in North America, with the bason and part of the adjacent contry [sic] shewing the principal encampments and works of the British Army commanded by ... Relief shown by shading. "NB. The British works are coloured yellow and thier [sic] encampments red with the faceings [sic] of the different corpes [sic]. The French works and encampments are coloured blue." "N.B. The different parts were surveyed as follows viz, the east side of the Falls of Montmorency, the Point of Orleans, and the south side of the River St. Lawrence by...
    • Date: 1759
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    American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789 The collection represents an important historical record of the mapping of North America and the Caribbean. Most of the items presented here are documented in Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress compiled by John R. Sellers and Patricia Molen van Ee in 1981. The bibliography contains approximately 2,000 maps...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 2000

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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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    Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720. Scale ca. 1:5,000. Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1677 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Brion De La Tour, Louis
    • Date: 1759