Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Heulland, Guillaume D
Plano del Pto. del Callao de Lima con las costas y yslas y arresifes ymediat. qe. compde.
Shows coast of Peru in region of Callao. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermarks: IV, fleur-de-lis, and other unidentifiable watermark. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 711 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 16. Vault
Plano del Pto. del Callado de Lima con las costas, yslas y arrecifes ynmediatos qe. compde.
Shows coast of Peru in the region of Callao. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermark: J. Kool. Watermark dated from 1728-1800. Pen-and-ink and brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 709 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 37. Vault
Homann Erben (Firm) - Harenberg, Johann Christoph
Plano del puerto del Callado de Lima, costas, yslas y arrecifes ymediats. qe. compde.
Shows coast of Peru in the region of Callao. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 710 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 168. Vault
Maraldi, J. D. (Jean Dominique) - Cassini, César-François - Heulland, Guillaume D - Aubin - Maraldi, J. D.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
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 ...
Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth
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.