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    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
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Barker, W. (William) - Carey, Mathew - Guthrie, William
    • Date: 1795
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    [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 ...
    • Contributor: Veatch, Hezekiah
    • Date: 1787
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    Regni et insulæ Hiberniæ delineatio in qua sont Lagenia, Ultonia, Connachia et Momonia provenciæ. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De. - Mortier, Pierre
    • Date: 17??
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    Plano o descripción de la Punta de Araya y su fondeadero, parte de la costa del E. parte del Golfo de Cariaco, Bahía de Cumana (cituado su castillo segn. observación astronómicas en ... Shows coast of Venezuela in the region of Araya. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 1002 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note and view. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 36. Vault
    • Date: 1754
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    An accurate map of the State and Province of New-Hampshire in New England, taken from actual surveys of all the inhabited part, and from the best information of what is uninhabited, together ... Scale ca. 1:633,600. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from the Hudson River-Lake Champlain to Penobscot Bay. Includes inscription to "John Hancock, Esqr. Gov.," text, and inset of "A general map of the River St. Lawrence above Montreal to Lake Ontario, with the adjacent country on the west from Albany & Lake Champlain," [ca. 1:2,340,000] LC Maps of North America, ...
    • Contributor: Sawyer, Abel - Blanchard, Joseph - Langdon, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Hancock, John
    • Date: 1784
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    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 ...
    • Contributor: McMurray, William - Scot, Robert
    • Date: 1784
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    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
    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Date: 1777
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    Plano de Puerto Cavello situado en la costa de Caracas en la lattd. de 10 gs. 26 ms. norte y en la longd. de 308 gs. 37 ms. segn. el merido. de ... Shows coast of Venezuela in the region of Puerto Cabello. Date based on other similar Maggs collection maps. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Pen-and-ink and red ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 997 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 255. Vault
    • Date: 1784
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    The Seat of war in New England, by an American volunteer, with the marches of the several corps sent by the Colonies towards Boston, with the attack on Bunkers-Hill. Scale ca. 1:450,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Boston. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "Plan of Boston Harbour, from an actual survey" and "Plan of the town of Boston with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June, 1775." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 813 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ...
    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1775
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    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.
    • Date: 1765
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    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, ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1799
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    [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 ...
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1757
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    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
    • Contributor: Linares, Juan - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1758
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    La parte orientale dell'antico e nuovo Messico con la Florida e la Bassa Luigiana dellineata sulle ultime osservazioni Shows eastern Mexico, southeastern United States, Cuba, Jamaica, Central America, and northwestern Colombia. Relief shown pictorially. From author's Nuovo atlante geografico universale delineate suelle ultime osservazioni. -- Roma : Presso la Calcografia Camerale, 1792-1801. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Cassini, Gio. Ma. (Giovanni Maria) - Calcografia Camerale (Rome, Italy) - Cassini, Gio. Ma.
    • Date: 1798
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    Ivdaea sev Palaestina ob sacratissima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Date: 1748
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    Charte von China : und den angräzenden ländern und völkerschaften so wie sie dem jetzingen Kaiser Tschien-Long Relief shown pictorially. Prime Meridian: Ferro. In lower left margin: "Für d. Allg. Geogr. Ephem. 2 stk, 1798." LC copy imperfect: Foxing. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Macartney, George Macartney
    • Date: 1798
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    Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties, ports of entry and delivery for foreign vessels, and the principal rivers
    Map of the United States, exhibiting post roads & distances
    Relief shown pictorially. In upper left margin: Deposited as the Act directs September 26, 1796. Wheat & Brun 1978 revised edition, 130 State IV of the map, according to Wheat & Brun. Prime meridian: Washington. Includes chart showing "Progress of the mail on the main line". LC copy sectioned into 2 pieces and mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect, darkened, stained, fold-lined, and with ...
    • Contributor: Bradley, Abraham - Harrison, William - Barker, W. (William)
    • Date: 1796
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    Carte des colonies anglaises dans l'Amérique septentrionale, terminée par la re. Ohio. Scale ca. 1:5,400,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 71 Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 700/1
    • Contributor: Nolin, Jean Baptiste - Overton, Henry - Poilly, N. J. De
    • Date: 1756
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    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 ...
    • Date: 1769
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    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 ...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1777
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    [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 ...
    • Date: 1775
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    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
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1753
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    A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and North Carolina; comprehending the river Ohio, and all the rivers, which fall into it; part of the river Mississippi, the ... Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. LC copy annotated in ink. One annotation shows "Indian line as of treaty in 1784." Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Includes historical and descriptive text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 789 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Hutchins, Thomas - Cheevers, T.
    • Date: 1778
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Watermarks: I Taylor, GR, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and notes. LC copies torn, annotated in ink on recto, annotated in ink and pencil on verso to give partial cadastral maps of selected blocks, and mounted on transparent cloth backing. Phillips. Washington 1278 2 ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel
    • Date: 1792
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    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.
    • Date: 1780