Search Maps

  • Map
    [St. Eustatius, Leeward Islands]. Shows aerial view of the port of Sint Eustatius in the northern Leeward Islands of the West Indies including buildings, ships, and fortifications. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye-view. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In ink on paper slip affixed to cloth backing on verso: St. Eustatius, no. 157. Imperfect: Staining in left margin.
    • Date: 177?
  • Map
    Map of the Kingdom of Poland : and the Grand Dutchy of Lithuania Relief shown pictorially. "Longit. East from Ferro." "Printed for John Bowles in Cornhil, and Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: hold in center. LC copy differs in coloration from G6520 177- .M31.
    • Contributor: Mayer, Jo
    • Date: 177?
  • Map
    Carta plana que contiene parte del Archipielago de las Philipinas y ... parte de la costa de Cochinchina emendadas algunas cosas por las ... modernas de los pilotos practicos de esta carrera ... Shows South China Sea between Philippines and Vietnam. Also shows routes of expeditions. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Black, red, and green inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 19 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 136. Vault
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Draught of the R. Ibbeville. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    A compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey Shows rural householders' names. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, no. 1500 Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, May the 1st, 1770, by S. Hooper, No. 25 Ludgate Hill, London." "To His most Excellent Majesty George the IIId ... this map is most humbly dedicated by ... John Collet." Includes royal coat of arms. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Collet, John - Bayly, J. - Hooper, S. (Samuel)
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Carta plana que contiene el Estrecho de Banca y el de biliton, nuebamente emendada y corregida por el Navio español, el buen consejo y segn. las cartas modernas de los pilotos practicos ... Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and green and red watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 504 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 182. Vault
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    [Powder horn with hand-drawn map of the Hudson River (above Albany), Mohawk River, Niagara region, and Lake Ontario in New York Province]. Untitled pictorial depiction of rivers and fortifications on conical powder horn. Present title devised by cataloguer. Manuscript: Black/brown inks on bovine horn, shellacked. Has pewter pouring spout attached at narrow end and hinged pewter cap attached at wide end. Housed on wooden base covered by clear plastic box casement screwed-on to base at bottom. Photograph of this horn is in "Journal of the military ...
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    New Hampshire. Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso. Title in manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection: Harbour of Portsmouth, N. Hampshire. Title in LC's Maps of America: Chart of coast of New Hampshire, near Portsmouth and the Isles of Shoals. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 874 Available also ...
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Plan of New Orleans. Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Plan of Fort George and adjacent works at Pensacola in West Florida. Scale 1:1,800; 150 ft. to an in. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1659 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/2; 651/3
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    [Xinxi Ying yu tu]
    [新習營與圖] | Map of Xinxi army barracks
    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title supplied. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the fortress and existing military deployment of Xinxi ying in Xinping County, Yunnan Province. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 26. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call number: G7823.X63A5 1820 .X5 Vault AACR2: 650/2; 700
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    [Survey of region embraced by Somerset, Bedford, and Fulton Counties and including Cumberland, Md. Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Title from dealer's manuscript folder. Continued on verso. Manuscript, pen and ink. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Edges missing in places, some water damage causing writing to fade. Includes text and descriptive notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1300 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Husbands, Hermon
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Plan of Fort Rosalia. Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Plano de la ciudad de S. Juan de Puerto Rico. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Indexed. Marbled paper mounted on verso. Date stamped and typewritten printed label mounted on marbled paper: Coleccion: José Ma. López de Asua y Guillamón. Autor [Anónimo]. [Bahia y ciudad de S. Juan de Puerto Rico]. [Mapa manuscrito siglo XVIII]. [3. jun. 1919]. Stamped label annotated in black ink on marbled paper: Ex libris del ...
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    To the Honorable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esquires, true and absolute proprietaries and Governors of the Province of Pennsylvania and the territories thereunto belonging and to the Honorable John Penn, Esquire, ... Scale ca. 1:633,600. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. Shows county boundaries. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1295 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700/1
    • Contributor: Scull, William - Dawkins, Henry - Nevil, James
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    [Map of the coast of New Jersey from Barnegat Inlet to Cape May. Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows the coast and the Mullica River inland to the site of the "Batsto forge." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1264 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Plano que contiene la Bahía de Tabla con la ciudad del Cabo Shows coastal area of the Cape of Good Hope region. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the 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, 781 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 307. Vault
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Plan of the Town of Turner, formerly Silvester Plantation : out side lines and part of the lotts ran out Shows lot numbers and lot holder's names. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes note. Panel title: A plan of the Town of Turner. Unidentified numbers of verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 45-83
    • Contributor: Getchel, Stephen
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    [Falmouth Harbour. Scale ca. 1:24,900. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. No. "7" attached to upper right corner. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet)
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    A draught of Delaware Bay. Scale ca. 1:127,000. Title on verso: Delaware River from Capt. Hamond. River Delaware, 226. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Depths shown by soundings. Shows ship channels. Includes "A tide table." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1354 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Taylor, Richard - Jann - Hamond, Andrew Snape
    • Date: 1770
  • Collection
    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

    View 3,155 Items

  • Map
    Potomack Covers the Potomac River (estuary and river), its tributaries, and the Rappahannock River. Also covers "The Northern Neck of Virginia". Title from annotation on verso. Gift; Robert Lee Brown, Woodville, Va.; October 1973. Manuscript: pen-and-ink. Condition imperfect: Torn at fold lines, missing small internal sections at fold lines and at sheet edges, formerly taped. Accompanied by carbon-copy of LC letter of acceptance addressed to ...
    • Contributor: Booth, Robert
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    [Map showing Caribbean area including West Indies and Gulf of Mexico. Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1696 LC Nautical charts on vellum ; 33 Manuscript, pen-and-ink, green watercolor, and pencil, on vellum. A narrow elongation, 19 x 3 cm., extending from the simulated neck on the left side, was apparently designed to fasten the chart when rolled. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ...
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    [Old map of Brooklyn and greater part of King's County, Long Island. Scale ca. 1:82,000. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 175. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 32. Includes distance chart. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1092 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770