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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 new & accurate map of the island of Cuba. A new & accurate ... Scale ca. 1:2,700,000. Islands outlined in color; hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 65." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1778 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new and accurate map of New Jersey, Pensilvania, New York a... Scale ca. 1:12,250,000. Hand colored. "No. 62" in lower left margin. Covers the area from the Bay of Fundy southward along the coast to Chesapeake Bay, and west to the Finger Lakes district in New York. Shows towns and cities, forts, Indian villiages and tribal territory, some vegetation, shoals and banks along the coast, and relief. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's A complete ...
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of the island of Jamaica. Divided into i... Scale ca. 1:780,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 66." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1913 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: A draught of the harbours of Port Antonio & St. Francis on the north east coast of Jamaica.--A draught ...
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    Particular draughts and plans of some of the principal towns ... Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 68." From the author's A complete atlas, or distinct view of the known world. 1752. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of the provinces of North & South Caroli... Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 60." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1380 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    Carte de la Louisiane par le Sr. d'Anville. Scale ca. 1:900,000. Prime meridian: Paris. Depths shown by soundings. Inset: Partie supérieure de la Louisiane. LC copy 1 has printed label on verso: Bought of Thomas Jefferys, engraver ... [Signed:] Robt. Morris. LC copy 1 has manuscript title on label pasted to verso: Louisiana by d'Anville. Robt. Morris's map, & formerly Robt. Hunter Morris's. 3 copies. Copy 3 mounted on linen, hand col., ...
    • Contributor: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Haye, G. De La.
    • Date: 1752
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    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. Hand colored. "No. 61." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1379 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of Louisiana, with part of Florida and C... Scale ca. 1:8,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "West longitude from London." "No. 100." From the author's A complete system of geography. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 12 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. "No. 61." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1379 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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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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    Plan du Petit Goâve et de son acul pour servir au projet géné... Scale ca. 1:5,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Has watermark. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Imperfect: Deteriorated and discolored along folds. On verso, upper left corner: No. 22. [changed to] 12. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 472 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1893 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1752
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    An accurate map of the Holy Land Divided into the XII Tribes ... Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of Bermudas or Sommer's Islands, taken f... Scale ca. 1:95,000 and ca. 1:110,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 64." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2147 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Del... Scale ca. 1:960,000. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows trails. Includes descriptive notes and distance chart. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1036 LC Trails, 66 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of Bermudas or Sommer's Islands, taken f... Scale ca. 1:95,000 and ca. 1:110,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 64." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2147 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A map of Savannah River beginning at Stone-Bluff, or Nexttobe... Scale ca. 1:132,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Annotated with brown ink. Oriented with north to the right. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown by hachures. Shows aspects of the physical geography and gives names of land holders. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1568 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William
    • Date: 1752
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    Part of Georgetown, Maryland Cadastral survey map of area bounded by 33rd St., M St., Wisconsin Av. N.W., and the Georgetown waterfront, Washington D.C. Does not show ownership. Relief shown by hachures. Red ink, black ink, and blue wash. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 508 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1752
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    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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    A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Del... Scale ca. 1:960,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. LC copy imperfect: Lower left corner missing. Shows trails. Includes descriptive notes and distance chart. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1036 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of the provinces of North & South Caroli... Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 60." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1380 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of Scotland or North Britain : drawn fro...
    New and accurate map of Scotland or North Britain
    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings in local area. Hand col. to emphasize shire boundaries. Watermark indecipherable. Plate removed from Bowen's Complete atlas, or, distinct view of the known world. London, 1752. Phillips 614, no. 6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Horizontally fold-lined, torn at fold line, detached atlas plate, adhesive label ...
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    Plan de la ville du Trou Jéremie, rélatif à l'article 13 du p... Scale ca. 1:3,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper mounted on heavy paper. Watermark: Queen Laid with a D within a diamond above. Imperfect: Holes along folds and discolored. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1896 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 458 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Bre... Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 63." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 272 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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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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    American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North Ame... The collection represents an important historical record of the mapping of North America and the Caribbean. Most of the items presented here are documented in Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress compiled by John R. Sellers and Patricia Molen van Ee in 1981. The bibliography contains approximately 2,000 maps ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 2000

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    A new & accurate map of the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Bre... Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. "No. 63." From the author's A complete atlas, or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 272 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland : laid down fro... Plate no. 61 of the author's A complete atlas, or distinct views of the world. 1752. Phillips 614 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Vault Acquisitions control no. 94-25
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective...
    Perspective view of the State-House
    Rural buildings shown pictorially with occupants' names. First state of the 1st ed. (without the name "West Jersey" at lower right). Signed in ink on cloth backing: Alex. Stuart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, distance table, and ground-level view of the Statehouse (later Independence Hall). Purchased with funding support from J. Thomas Touchton, Mr. ...
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1752
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    A new & accurate map of Louisiana, with part of Florida and C... Scale ca. 1:8,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "West longitude from London." "No. 59." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world ... 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 12 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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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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    An accurate map of the West Indies. Drawn from the best autho... Scale ca. 1:12,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 57." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1682 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    North America, performed under the patronage of Louis Duke of... Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows provinces, cities and towns, forts, Indian villages and tribal territory. Also shows shoals, banks, and other navigational hazards off the coast of Nova Scotia and in the Caribbean area. Originally issued in 4 plates. LC copy mounted as 1 map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 13 "N.B. This large map of North America was ...
    • Contributor: Bolton, Solomon - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Seale, Richard William - Postlethwayt, Malachy - Gravelot, Hubert François - Walker, Anthony - John and Paul Knapton (Firm)
    • Date: 1752