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  • Map

    A new & accurate map of Persia, with the adjacent countries :...

    Relief shown pictorially. Has ornamental cartouche. From: Bowen's A complete system of geography. London : Printed for W. Innys, R. Ware [etc.], 1747. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1747
  • Collection

    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Be...

    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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  • Map

    The Solar System, with the orbits of 5 remarkable comets.

    Appears in: A complete system of geography / Emanuel Bowen. London, 1747. 2 vol[s]. Includes diagrams of: Oblique sphere -- Right sphere -- Parallel sphere. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy typed in lower margin: 626888, N41. LC copy has handwritten in pencil in lower left margin: A complete system of geography, 2 vol[s], Emanuel ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1747
  • Collection

    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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  • Map

    Carte réduite des découvertes des Russes, entre l'Asie et l'A...

    Prévost ed., 1747. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Prévost
    • Date: 1747
  • Collection

    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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  • Map

    Mapa de la Sierra Gorda y Costa del Seno Mexicano desde la Cu...

    Covers northeast provinces of Nuevo Santander, Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Querétaro, and parts of Texas. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Indian settlements and location of missions. Pen-and-ink on 8 sheets of paper pasted together, mounted on cloth. Text keyed to map symbols. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 552 In bottom right margin: 207242. Stamped on verso: 281. Imperfect: Losses throughout with compass rose cut ...

    • Contributor: Escandón, José De
    • Date: 1747
  • Collection

    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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  • Map

    Carte general de toute la côte de la Louisianne jusqu'a la Ba...

    LC Luso-Hispanic World, 822 Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Date: 1747
  • Map

    A survey of the northern neck of Virginia, being the lands be...

    Scale ca. 1:875,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated to show roads, plantations, counties and towns. AACR2: 651/1;700/1

    • Contributor: Warner, John - Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax
    • Date: 1747
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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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  • Map

    A new and accurate map of New Jersey, Pensilvania, New York a...

    Relief shown pictorially. From the author's A complete system of geography. 1747. Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "No. 100." Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1747
  • Map

    A survey of the northern neck of Virginia, being the lands be...

    Scale ca. 1:875,000. Fourth state. Printed on vellum. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Warner, John - Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax
    • Date: 1747