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    Carte du Golphe du Mexique et des isles Antilles, reduite de la grande carte angloise de Popple,

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Paris. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Title in margin: Carte d'une part[i]e de l'Amerique pour la navigation des isles et du Golfe du Mexique avec l'interieur des terres depuis la Bermude jusqu'a Cayenne, partie meridionale, réduite de la carte angloise en 20 feuilles par Mr. Popple avec quelques corrections et augmentations par Phil. Buache. European ...

    • Contributor: Buache, Philippe - Buache, Jean-Nicolas - Popple, Henry - Dezauche
    • Date: 1789
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    A new general chart of the West Indies, from the latest marine journals and surveys; regulated and ascertained by astronomical observations. I, the subscriber, do certify that I have carefully examined this ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,150,000. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows Florida, portions of Mexico, Central America, and South America. Appears in John William's The American pilot ... 1792. Labels mounted on verso: Chart of the West Indies. 1789. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1746 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2 Vault

    • Contributor: Carleton, Osgood - Norman, William
    • Date: 1789
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    Plan of the city of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:13,000. Hand colored. Shows ward boundaries. Includes index to buildings. Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 387 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1113 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700

    • Contributor: McComb, John - Tiebout, Cornelius
    • Date: 1789
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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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    Mapa de una parte de los Rios de los Engaños o Commiari, Mesay, Cuñaré, Jauiyá y Rufari : los quales, unidos todos, entran por una sola boca en el Rio Yapurá

    "... ega lo de enero de 1789." Prime meridian: Fierro Island. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 255 Vault Unable to identify Jauiyá River and Rufari River

    • Contributor: Requena, Francisco
    • Date: 1789
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    A survey of the roads of the United States of America

    Relief shown by hachures. Orientation varies. Phillips, 1326 Maps no. 34-39 are believed to never have been engraved as they are wanting in all known copies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On original paper cover in manuscript ink: "Collis's plan of the roads throughout the United States." Accompanied by broadside: Proposals for publishing A survey of ...

    • Contributor: Colles, Christopher - Tiebout, Cornelius
    • Date: 1789

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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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    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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    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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    A map of the northern and middle states;

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Delineated & engraved for Morses Geography." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Date: 1789
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    Plano que manifiesta el paso entre las Yslas de Cezarga y la costa de Sn. Adrian con el puerto de Malpica, situada por observación la Punta de Pesqueira en lo mas N. ...

    Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 795 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index and text. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 154. Vault

    • Contributor: Auli, Jacobo Felipe
    • Date: 1789
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    Amérique septentrionale,

    Scale ca. 1:10,500,000. Hand colored. "Chez l'auteur rue de la harpe la porte cochère vis-a-vis la Sorbonne, et Chez Crepy rue St. Jacques à St. pierre près la rue de la Parcheminerie." "No. 252." LC copy annotated in black ink accenting latitude lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Moithey, Maurille Antoine - Crépy (firm)
    • Date: 1789
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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 ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    • Date: 200?

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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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    A map of the Caribbee, Granadilles and Virgin Isles,

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. European possessions shown by color. On verso: [Plate no.] 15. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651; 700/1; 700/2

    • Contributor: Richmond, M. (mathew) - Faden, William - Harris, John - Wilkinson, Robert - Richmond, M.
    • Date: 1789
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    Tongguk yŏjido.

    Romanized. Purchased from Shannon McCune in 1982. Annotated catalogue of old Korean atlases and maps in the Library of Congress, p. 7, McCune #1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Form AACR2: ga37 2006-2-1

    • Contributor: Yŏ, On.
    • Date: 1789

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    Plan des environs de l'ancienne et nouvelle ville de Cayenne pour servir au memoire relatif a l'ancienne commune de la ville a celle qu'on propose dy substituer

    Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Includes text and index. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 421 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Prevost
    • Date: 1789
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    Plano topografico que comprende la costa del mar desde la ensenada de castillos hasta el Rio Grande de Sn. Pedro, el arroyo del Chuy, la Laguna de la Manguera y la de ...

    Shows central portion of Rio Grande do Sul between Uruguay River and Mangueira Lagoon. "... 4 de outubro de 1789 ..." Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Vault

    • Contributor: Varela Y Ulloa, José
    • Date: 1789
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    Navegación de las corvetas de S.M. Descuvierta y Atrevida sovre la costa Patagonica, año d. 1789

    Shows route of the voyage along the coast of Argentina between 35⁰S and 48⁰S (Río de la Plata and Cabo Blanco), including daily positions. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: Unidentifiable. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 140 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs ...

    • Contributor: Vico, Antonio
    • Date: 1789
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    The solar system displayed.

    "To the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in the State of Massachusetts & to the Philosophical Society of Pennsylvania this plate is most humbly dedicated by their most obedient humble servant Bartholomew Burges." Appears in: A Short Account of the Solar System and of Comets in General (Boston: B. Edes, 1789). Includes illustrations of terrestrial and celestial globes and "A Table of the ...

    • Contributor: Burges, Bartholomew - Norman, John
    • Date: 1789
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    The English pilot. Catalog Record Only

    • Date: 1789
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    Plan des achats des compagnies de l'Ohio et du Scioto. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Described in United States. Library of Congress. Ohio, the sesquicentennial of statehood, 1803-1953. p. 25. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: [scioto Land Company]
    • Date: 1789
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    Taisei yochi zusetsu. Saiundō Shujin [pseud.] cho. Catalog Record Only

    Romanized.

    • Contributor: Kuchiki, Ryūky
    • Date: 1789
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    Theatrum historicum ad annum Christi quadringentesimu[m] : in quo tu[m] Imperii Romani tum Barbarorum circumincolentium status ob oculos ponitur : pars orientalis / Catalog Record Only

    Relief shown pictorially. Printed in Paris "Chez Dezauche, successeur et possesseur du fond geographique des srs. de L'Isle et Buache, rue des Sorbonne, No. 9." Appears in: Atlas géographique des quatre parties du monde. Paris : Chez Dezauche, [1789]. Includes globe-shaped inset titled "Supplementum Theatro Historico" showing continents of Africa, Europe, Asia and northern boundaries of Australia, all with different colors. LC copy: Nations ...

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1789