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    Plano. I descripcion de la costa, desde el Cavo Cañaveral, ha... Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Manuscript, ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Shoals outlined in green. "N.4" and initials of Dn. Badaraco inscribed under title. Imperfect: Parts of title washed away. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1382 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 849 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Linares, Juan - Badaraco, Joseph Francisco
    • Date: 1756
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    A draught of Lake George, and part of Hudson's River taken Se... Scale ca. 1:253,440. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1076 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Loring, Joshua
    • Date: 1756
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    A correct draught of the harbours of Port Royal and Kingston,... Scale ca. 1:32,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by shading and hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms and feet. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1949 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Plate I." Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Jones, Richard - Mynde, J.
    • Date: 1756
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    Plano de Philadelphia. Scale ca. 1:220,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Copied from Joshua Fishers' "To the merchants & insurers of the city of Philadelphia, this chart of Delaware Bay and river." Depths shown in fathoms. Oriented with north to the right. Shows shipping channels. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1353 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Fisher, Joshua
    • Date: 1756
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    Plan du terrain sur le cap appartenant à la paroise de cette ... Scale ca. 1:550. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. The original manuscript plot of the top of the cape at Quebec, on which the Chateau St. Louis stood, where the Chateau Frontenac now stands, as well as the Wolfe-Montcalm monument; shows the amount of land occupied by each of those French Canadians then residing upon what is now the most aristocratic part of Quebec. "No. 45." ...
    • Contributor: Lamoville, Lemaitre
    • Date: 1756
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    Carte du Canada et de la Louisiane qui forment la Nouvelle Fr... Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 72 Appears in Homann Erben's Atlas Compendiarivs (1757 [i.e. 1757]) Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5
    • Contributor: Nolin, Jean Baptiste - Daumont, Jean-Francois
    • Date: 1756
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    Plano Depuerto [sic] Caballo y Omoa en la costa de Honduras s... Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 500 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 256. Vault
    • Contributor: Curado, Juan Manuel - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1756
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    Plano del puerto del Guárico, cuyo conocimto. y entrada es de... Scale ca. 1:35,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Oriented with north to the bottom. Depths shown by soundings. Mounted on cloth backing LC Luso-Hispanic World, 464 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1875 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in black ink in lower right corner: N. 7. J.F.B. Maggs number annotated in pencil ...
    • Contributor: Linares, Juan - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1756
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    Plano del desembocadero del Río Misipipi en el seno Mexicano ... Scale ca. 1:1,550,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolors. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 321222/23. Depths shown in fathoms. Imperfect: Left lower corner missing. Shows settlements. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 846 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1600 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Montes De Oca, Diego
    • Date: 1756
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    Plano de Puerto Cavello situado en la costa de Caracas en la ... Shows coast of Venezuela in the region of Puerto Cabello. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 998 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 58. Vault
    • Contributor: Rivero, Gabriel Joseph - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1756
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    A map of the Caribbee Islands : shewing which belong to Engla... In upper margin: Engraved for the Gents. Mag. Aug. 1756. From Gentleman's magazine, and historical chronicle, August 1756, v. 26. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1962 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1756
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    Plano del Callao Shows coast of Peru in the region of Callao. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermarks: IV [unidentifiable watermark]; and, fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 708 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Annotated ...
    • Contributor: Gómez Ureran, Antonio
    • Date: 1756
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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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    America Septentrionalis a Domini d'Anville in Galliis edita n... Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Differs from other copies in coloration and boundaries. Colors agree with legend. Boundary of Georgia extends from St. John's River up "Altamaha" River to the lowest tributary shown, west past "Cahuita," north past "Keeowee," east to Savannah. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 68 ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1756
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    Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce q... Relief shown by hachures. Projection centered on North Pole. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy removed from its copy of Buache's Cartes et tables de la géographie physique ou naturelle. À Paris: sur le Quay de l'Horlage, [1757].
    • Contributor: Buache, Philippe - L'isle, Guillaume De - Desbruslins
    • Date: 1756
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    The coast of Florida from the Dry Tortugas to the old Cape Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on vellum. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes numbered index and navigational and descriptive notes. Notes on watering places and glossary on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1624 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 867 Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Braddock, David Cutler
    • Date: 1756
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    Plano de la costa de Honduras desde el Cavo de Gracias a Dios... Shows Atlantic coast of Central America covering Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, a small portion of Nicaragua, and a portion of the Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes note. Date in the note: 1757. Annotated in black ink in upper left corner: N. 1 [indecipherable]. Maggs number annotated ...
    • Contributor: Linares, Juan - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1756
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    Attaques des forts de Chouaguen en Amérique : pris par les fr... Engraved map of the British fortifications at the mouth of the Oswego River (now in city of Oswego, N.Y.) as depicted by the French. Shows military actions taken in the capture of Fort Oswego (August 1756). Relief shown by shading and rock drawings. This map originally appeared in the atlas "Les plans de la guerre de sept ans" issued in parts between 1789 and ...
    • Contributor: Therbu, L. - Cöntgen, G. J. (Georg Joseph)
    • Date: 1756
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    America Septentrionalis a Domini d'Anville in Galliis edita n... Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Differs from other copies in coloration and boundaries. Colors do not agree with legend. Georgia's boundary extends from St. John's River west to "Cahuita," north to "Keeowee," east to Savannah. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 68 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1756
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    Carte des possessions angloises & françoises du continent de ... Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Se vend à Londres chez Messrs. Kitchin, Nourse, Vaillant, Millar, Rocque & Sayer. À Amsterdam & à Berlin chez Mrs. Neaulme & Covens & Mortier, & La Haye chez Mr. P. Gosse." From the author's A concise description of the English and French possessions in North America, for the better explaining of the map published with ...
    • Contributor: Palairet, Jean - Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1756
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    Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, ... Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Third impression of 2d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. Formerly in the collection of the French geographer Henri Vignaud. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 47 Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la baye d'Hudson et de Labrador selon les dernieres cartes levées sur les lieux." Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, John - Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1756
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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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    Carte de France Relief shown by hachures. Title from sheets no. 1 and no. 6. Publication taken over by Dépôt de la guerre in 1793. Publication information and dates from Pelletier's Cartes des Cassini, 2002. Engravers named on some sheets: C. Aldring, Aubin, J.A. Aveline, Beauvais, Bourgoin, R. Brunet, N. Chalmandrier, Chambon, Desbruslins, B. Desfontaines, Dupain-Triel fils, Durand, Foin, Le Roy le ainé, Le Roy le jeune, ...
    • Contributor: Cassini, César-François - Andriveau-Goujon, J. - Société De La Carte De France - Dépôt De La Guerre (France)
    • Date: 1756

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    Descripción o carta de golfo que contiene la costa de España,... Also shows routes of expeditions. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 13 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Annotated in black ink in lower right corner: N. 1o [indecipherable]. Order number annotated in pencil ...
    • Contributor: Muñoz, Gabriel - Blanco, Jph - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1756
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    Carte des colonies anglaises dans l'Amérique septentrionale, ... Scale ca. 1:5,400,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 71 Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 700/1
    • Contributor: Nolin, Jean Baptiste - Overton, Henry - Poilly, N. J. De
    • Date: 1756
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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 map of that part of America which was the principal seat of... Covers northern New England and upper Saint Lawrence Valley. Does not show military positions, movements, or fortifications. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC copy lacks small marginal and internal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1756
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    A map of the province of Pensilvania Relief shown pictorially. Watermarked. Removed from: The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer, Dec. 1756, vol. 25. Includes ill. in title cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 711 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas - Baldwin, Richard
    • Date: 1756
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    Partie orientale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada avec l'is... Scale ca. 1:1,100,000. Hand colored in yellow, pink, green, and brown. Relief shown pictorially. Two copies. Copy 1, "I. St. Jean" and "Isle Royale" outlined in pink. Copy 2, "I. St. Jean" and "Isle Royale" outlined in yellow. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 278 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad - Seutter, Albrecht Carl
    • Date: 1756
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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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    America Septentrionalis a Domino d'Anville in Galliis edita n... Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Differs from other copies in coloration and boundaries. Colors do not agree with legend. Boundary of Georgia extends from St. John's River up "Altamaha" River to and along the lowest tributary shown, north to the mountains, east to "Keeowee," and southeast to Savannah. Engraving ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1756
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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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    Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, ... Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. First French ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 45 Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la baye d'Hudson et de Labrador selon les dernieres cartes levées sur les lieux." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Mitchell, John - Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1756
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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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    America Septentrionalis a Domino d'Anville in Galliis edita n... Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Differs from other copies in coloration and boundaries. Georgia's boundary extends from St. John's River up "Alatamaha" River, along the lowest tributary shown, northward just to the west of "Cahuita," eastward just to the north of "Keeowee," and along the "Savana" River to the ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1756
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    A survey of the coast about Cape Lookout in North Carolina, t... Scale ca. 1:26,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Plate no. "27." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1508 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ACCR2: 260, 300, 650, 651 Searched 6-15-95 ga16
    • Contributor: Mackay, Arthur
    • Date: 1756