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    Kaart van het eiland Cuba. Scale ca. 1:3,200,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1785 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the author's Atlas, tot opheldering der hedendaagsche historie beschreeven door een gezelschap van geleerde mannen in Engeland. 1785. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Bachiene, Willem Albert
    • Date: 1785
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    Sankai yochi zenzu. Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui - Ricci, Matteo
    • Date: 1785
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    Plano de la rada de Lugan Nuebo situada en la costa de España al ote. del Cabo de Sta. Pola en latd. de 38 gs. 20 ms. con la sonda qe. se ... Shows coast of Santa Pola region. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 790 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 89. Vault
    • Contributor: Martínez Núñez, Joseph
    • Date: 1785
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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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    Plano de la plaza y ciudad de Santo Domingo, capital de la isla Española; Scale ca. 1:6,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1910 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and history note. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: López De Vargas Machuca, Tomás
    • Date: 1785
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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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    Nuevo plano de Puerto Rico Scale ca. 1:8,500. Has watermarks. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Covers San Juan Harbor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 766 Includes text and index to points of interest. "Latin American Atlantic Port Cities exhibit, 1986." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Montero De Espinosa, José
    • Date: 1785
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    Chōsen hachidō no zu : 5-mai no uchi, betsuni setsuari. Shows South and North Korea as a whole. Possibly copied from original manuscript map: Chōsen hachidō no zu by Hayashi Shihei; published by Suharaya, Ichibē Edo, 1785. Panel title. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Baian zōsho no in " seal at the top right corner. Gift; G. Blair McCune; Shannon Wagner; Antoinette Bement; ...
    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    Baye de la Delaware avec les ports, sondes, dangers, bancs, &c. depuis les caps jusqu'a Philadelphie d'après la carte de Joshua Fisher publie a Philadelfia, à la Havana, Chéz de Moun̂oz, rue ... Scale ca. 1:200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, and watercolor. Depths shown in fathoms. Oriented with north to the right. Place names in English. Copied from Georges Louis LeRouge's Pilote américain septentrional. 1778. v. 1, pl. no. 14. Includes "Direcctions pour monter la baye de Delaware" and inset. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1364 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 818 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Ybarra - Fisher, Joshua - Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Moun̂oz (Firm)
    • Date: 1785
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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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    États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale avec les Isles Royale, de Terre Nueve, de St. Jean, l'Acadie &c. Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude du méridien de Paris" and "Longitude occid. du méridien de l'Isle de Fer." "Supplément a l'Atlas de M. Robert de Vaugondi." From the author's Atlas universal [1799] no. 116. Includes text and historical notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 761 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Didier - Boudet
    • Date: 1785
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    Plano de la Ría de San Yusti situado por obsevación [sic] la punta del N. del Castrón en la latitud N. de 43⁰18ʹ48ʺ Also shows Ensenada de Mendía. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 791 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes cross section, index, and notes. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 92. Vault*
    • Contributor: Puente, Miguel De La. - García, Juan Patricio
    • Date: 1785
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    Plano de la ciudad y puerto de la Havana. Scale ca. 1:12,500. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. Oriented with north to the left. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1821 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index and descriptive note. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: López De Vargas Machuca, Tomás
    • Date: 1785
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    Rochambeau Map Collection The collection consists of 40 manuscript and 26 printed maps, and a manuscript atlas, the originals of which are in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division. The Rochambeau Map Collection contains cartographic items used by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725-1807), when he was commander in chief of the French expeditionary army (1780-82) during the American Revolution. The maps ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    • Date: 200?

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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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    Map of the patent of Oriskany. Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Cadastral map. Shows land allotments, with subdivisions, adjacent to the Mohawk River from Oriskany to Rome. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1082 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1785
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    A map of the Federal Territory from the western boundary of Pennsylvania to the Scioto River Scale ca. 1:650,000. "Longitude west from Philadelphia." LC copy annotated in black ink. Shows lands granted to Army companies and the proposed town of Marietta, Ohio. Includes historic notes and inset "A plan of the city to be built on the Muskingum River." Accompanied by manuscript text. 1 l. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 793 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Cutler, Manasseh
    • Date: 1785
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    Survey of lot no. 121 in district no.7 Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript; pen and ink on printed form. On lower half of sheet: In pursuance of an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Pennsylvania ... and by order of the Surveyor General ... I have surveyed ... 500 acres of land ... on the west side of the Allegheny River, in the county of Westmoreland. [Signed] ...
    • Contributor: Power, Wm. (William) - Power, Wm.
    • Date: 1785
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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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    America settentrionale divisa ne' suoi principali stati. Scale ca. 1:21,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From the authors' Atlante novissimo. 1785 v. 4, no. 23. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Antonio Zatta E Figli
    • Date: 1785
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    Kaart van Louisiana, en Florida. Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris and Ferro. Based on Rigobert Bonne's Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride. Shows present area of Southern States. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1403 Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
    • Date: 1785
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    Carte générale des treize États-Unis indépendants de l'Amérique septetrionale pour servir au Spectateur américain 1785. Scale ca. 1:4,400,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude du méridien de Paris." From Joseph Mandrillon's Le spectateur américain. 1785. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 759 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1785
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    Plat of that tract of country in the territory northwest of the Ohio appropriated for military services and described in the Act of Congress untitled "An act regulating the grants of land ... "Part of the seven ranges survey'd agreeable to the ordinance of congress of May 20th, 1785." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Putman, Rufus
    • Date: 1785
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    Sangoku tsūran yochi rotei zenzu Shows Japan, Korea, coast of China, and Ryūkyū Islands. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from title piece mounted on cover. Worm holes in the map. Coordinates in Japanese on map of Sangoku tsūron zusetsu. "Chōsen, Ryūkyū narabini Karafuto ... " Kotenseki, v. 1, p. 391 (under Sangoku tsūron zusetsu, author, Hayashi Shihei, [suppl.] chizu, completed Tenmei 5 [1785]; Sangoku tsūran yochi rotei zenzu). Available also ...
    • Contributor: Hayashi, Shihei
    • Date: 1785
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    États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale avec les Isles Royale, de Terre Neuve, de St. Jean, l'Acadie &c. Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Isle de Fer and Paris. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes and a listing of the 13 original states plus Vermont and the proposed name of 10 new states provided for in the Jeffersonian Ordinance of 1784, e.g. Silvania, Michigania ... Annotated on verso: 111. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Delamarche, Charles François
    • Date: 1785