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    [Map showing Camarones Bay and adjoining capes, Argentina]. Dated by comparison with similar map attributed to Francisco Gómez. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: IV. Black and brown inks and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 137 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in black ink: N 11 [indecipherable]. Maggs number annotated in ...
    • Date: 1746
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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 Revolution. The maps ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    • Date: 200?

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    Discripción del Cauo de Matas asta., el Cauo de Sta. Elena, sacado año 1746 Shows Camarones Bay and adjoining capes. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: Fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL (?). Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 136 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in black ink: N. 11 [indecipherable]. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right ...
    • Contributor: Gómez, Francisco
    • Date: 1746
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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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    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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    A plan of the cities of London and Westminster, and borough of Southwark, with the contiguous buildings; Scale ca. 1:2,400. Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings. Includes drawings of ships on the Thames, lists of abbreviations and London aldermen's names, and a statement of dedication to the mayor and aldermen of London. Accompanied by index map and "An alphabetical index of the ... plan of the cities of London and Westminster ... engraved by John Pine ..., 1747." xi, ...
    • Contributor: Rocque, John - Pine, John - Tinney, John
    • Date: 1746
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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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    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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    Plano de Costa Ricae Shows lower eastern coast of Nicaragua. Depths shown by soundings. The number 4 in the year 1746 annotated in brown ink over the original number 5 in black ink reflecting change from 1756 to 1746. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: J. Kool. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 621 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1746
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    Min sheng yan chang quan tu.
    閩省鹽場全圖. | Complete map of salt fields in Fujian Province
    Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Manuscript on silk. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Hummel gift 1962, no. 3. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of Taiwan and text describing distribution of the salt industry.
    • Contributor: Pu, Sabao - Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1746