The State of Maryland from the best authorities.
Scale ca. 1:770,000. Meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in black ink in upper right margin: No. 35. In upper center margin: Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved. Includes inset "Continuation of the Potowmac River, from Fort Cumberland." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Lewis, Samuel - Barker, W. (William) - Carey, Mathew - Guthrie, William
[Map of military lots, tracts, patents, etc. in western Allegany and Garrett Counties, Maryland]
Scale ca. 1:40,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermarks. "The whole amount of lots, 4163. Settled and improved, 635. Unimproved, 3520." "The patent tracts are shaded with yellow, the settled and improved lots are numbered with red--and unimproved lots numbered with black." Based on Map of military lots, tracts, in Allegany Cos. Md.; map made by Francis Deakins ...
Sawyer, Abel - Blanchard, Joseph - Langdon, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Hancock, John
The United States according to the definitive treaty of peace signed at Paris Sept. 3d. 1783.
Scale ca. 1:3,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "The lines singly coloured N.W. of the Ohio, are the divisions of that country into ten new states, by a resolve of Congress of April 23d. 1784." Inset: N. America [ca. 1:19,200,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 758 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ...
McMurray, William - Scot, Robert
Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery,
Scale ca. 1:11,700. Manuscript, pen-and-ink on tracing paper. Pictorial map. Shows area from Stony Point where British troops landed to above Fort Montgomery, routes of troop movements and military units. Sheet 72 annotated in pencil: Attack upon Forts Clinton and Montgomery. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1194 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100
Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
A new and accurate map of east and west Florida
Map of east and west Florida
Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: London. From the London Magazine; or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer (March, 1765), vol. 34. Lowery, 444 and 496 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1620 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, minor losses along top edges, and mounted on cloth. Printed in upper margin: For the London Magazine.
Dto de Baton Rouge.
Cadastral map; unfinished. Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Watermarks: W Elgar 1797 and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters WE. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, ...
Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
[Ming shi san ling tu].
[明十三陵图]. | Map of the Ming Dynasty Tombs
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Title supplied. Manuscript on silk. Brush-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye view. Shows the sites of the 13 Ming emperors' tombs and their environs, including the Great Wall and its strategic gates near Beijing. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 17. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
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
Linares, Juan - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
Nolin, Jean Baptiste - Overton, Henry - Poilly, N. J. De
New York & New Jersey commissioners line from 41⁰ on Hudson's River taken in 1769.
Scale ca. 1:600,000. Title from verso. At head of title, in a different hand: New York & New Jersey. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows "Province of New Jersey," "Part of the province of New York," part of the "Province of Pensylvania," and the "Partition line ordered by the commissioners in 1769." "No. 26." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1243 Available also through the ...
Gov. Tryon's expedition to Danbury, 1777.
Scale ca. 1:80,000. Title in pencil. Alternate title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America: Map of the route of Gen. William Tryon's expedition to Danbury. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1025 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stamped on verso: Montresor. Vault ...
[Plan of the Neck and environs.
Scale ca. 1:12,000. Title in brackets on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications at the Boston Neck and ranges to different points from a battery on Foster's Hill on Dorchester Neck and from fortifications outside the Neck which do not agree. Annotated in pencil: No. 60. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 916 ...
No. 1. Magruder & Bealls "Honesty" ; No. 2. Alexander Island, Alexandria County, Va.
Cadastral survey maps. "Beginning of the Resurvey of Honesty ... January 1st 1753 for 865 acres." From the Joseph M. Toner papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, taped, missing small sections, and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
A new and accurate map of Connecticut and Rhode Island, from best authorities.
From The universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure (1788, vol. 66) LC Trails, 159 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 829 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Includes western Long Island and southeast Massachusetts. Shows towns, roads, rivers, some navigational hazards along the coast, "Lands Granted to New York by Connecticut", and relief.