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    Russischer Atlas, welcher in einer general-Charte und neunzehen special-Charten das gesamte russische Reich und dessen angräntzende Länder, nach den Regeln der Erd-Beschreibung und den neuesten Observationen vorstellig macht.

    Relief shown pictorially. Text in German. Maps titles in Latin and place names in Russian in the Latin alphabet. Engraved maps. Prepared under the direction of Ivan Kirilov and, from 1726, Joseph Nicolas Delisle. cf. Bagrow-Skelton, Hist. of Cartography, p. 175. Phillips, 3109 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy with red leather spine over marbled ...

    • Contributor: Imperatorskai︠a︡ Akademīi︠a︡ Nauk (russia) - L'isle, Joseph Nicolas De - Kirilov, Ivan Kirillovich
    • Date: 1745

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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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    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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    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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    Plan imperatorskago stolichnago goroda Moskvy.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings. Russian. From the Academy of Sciences' Atlas russicus, 1745. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100, 651

    • Contributor: Michurin, Ivan Fedorovich
    • Date: 1745
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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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    [Plan of Kingston]

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Title supplied by cataloger. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in black ink on verso: No. 73. Plan of Kingston, Jamaica. Includes text and ill. Latin American port cities no. 38

    • Contributor: Hay, Michael
    • Date: 1745
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    Cartes et plans de l'Amerique.

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Dates on maps vary from 1717 to 1744. Title and date annotated in ink within etched title cartouche. Plates numbered in ink with a title often annotated on verso. A composite atlas of maps of North and South America and adjacent islands and oceans predominantly by Jacques Nicolas Bellin, including 17 manuscript maps, of which 8 are ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1745

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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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    A plan of English Harbour; with the King's yard and carreening wharfe, 15th. Nov. 1745.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially and by shading and hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms and feet. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 127 Includes index and "A scale of foot." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Martel, Peter
    • Date: 1745