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    Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des decouvertes qui y ont été faites.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown pictorially. Imprint date from R. V. Tooley's French mapping of the Americas, item 38. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive text. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1718
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    Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississippi ...

    2nd State. [Blueprint is 3rd State] Colonial America. See English translation in Senex's New General Atlas, 1721, dedicated to Wm. Law. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Dummies made for North America, Mississippi River & Valley, and Louisiana. Another copy filed in Lowery Coll., no. 288. [1st State] Wheat #99. 3 Copies, (one original, one reduced photo ...

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1718
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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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    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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    Carte du Paraguay, du Chili, du Detroit de Magellan &c. Dressée sur les descriptions des PP. Alfonse d'Ovalle, et Nicolas Techo, et sur les relations et memoires de Brouwer, Narbouroug, Mr. de ...

    Scale ca. 1:9,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Imprint date from R. V. Tooley's French mapping of the Americas, item 80. Cartouche engraved by C. Simonneau. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De - Liebaux, Henri - Simonneau, Charles
    • Date: 1718
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    Carte de la Terre Ferme, du Perou, du Bresil et du Pays des Amazones.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Imprint date from R. V. Tooley's French mapping of the Americas, item 73. Below cartouche: C.S., s. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1718
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    Carte de la Louisiane et du cours du Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi]: dressée sur un grand nombre de mémoires entrautres sur ceux de Mr. le Maire

    Covers United States from Rio Grande River to Hudson River. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Item 46 in LC Kohl exhibition, Mar. to June 1993. Phillips. Maps of America. Includes notes. Inset: Carte particuliere des embouchures de la Rivie. S. Louis et de la Mobile. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth ...

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1718
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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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    L'Amerique septentrionale. Dressée sur les observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences & quelques autres, & sur les memoires les plus recens.

    Scale ca. 1:18,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Imprint date from R. V. Tooley's French mapping of the Americas, item 31. Cartouche engraved by N. Guérard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Avertissement." Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De - Guérard, Nicholas
    • Date: 1718
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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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    Carte des Antilles françoises et des isles voisines. Dressée sur les memoires manuscrits de Mr. Petit ingenieur du Roy, et sur quelques observations.

    Scale ca. 1:890,000. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown pictorially. Imprint date from R. V. Tooley's French mapping of the Americas, item 54. Shows islands from Guadeloupe to Grenada, including Barbados. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1718
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    Carte de la Barbarie, de la Nigritie, et de la Guinée

    Relief shown pictorially. "Avec privilege, Aout 1707." "The words 'premier geographe du Roi' added in the title ... [indicate] that [a map] could not have been issued before 1718 when [De l'Isle] was appointed to that office"--Tooley, R.V. Guide to maps of Africa, p. 68. Prime meridian: Ferro. Similar to Norwich, O.I. Maps of Africa, 317 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De - Inselin, C.
    • Date: 1718