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    L'Amérique septentrionale, Scale ca. 1:12,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows northern boundary of Florida and the Mississippi River to be the eastern boundary of Louisiana. From the author's Atlas nouveau, [1761?], v. 9, no. 34. Lowery 433 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 76 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the Arctic regions. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Cóvens Et Mortier
    • Date: 1757
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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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    Descripcion de la costa de Tierra Firme desde el Cavo de la A... Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Title on verso: Palmas to Carthagena, 206. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Prime meridian: Ferro. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1687 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 41 Insets: Plans de la Nueva Vera Cruz; con todos sus bajos, yslas, y sondas situado in los 19⁰10ʹ de latd. Norte y en 277⁰5ʹ de longt. segun el meridiano de Tenerife ...
    • Contributor: Cierto, Balentin - Rodríguez, Felis
    • Date: 1757
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    L'Amérique septentrionale, Scale ca. 1:12,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the Mississippi River to be the eastern boundary of Louisiana. Differs from other copies in Canada's provincial boundary coloration. From the author's Atlas nouveau, [1761?], v. 9, no. 34. Lowery, 433 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 76 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the ...
    • Contributor: Cóvens Et Mortier
    • Date: 1757
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    Plan of the river of Annapolis Royal in Nova Scotia. Scale ca. 1:45,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Has watermark. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 541 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1757
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    Partie de la mer du Nord, ou se trouvent les grandes et petit... Scale ca. 1:750,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From the author and Didier Robert de Vaugondy's Atlas universel. 1757 [i.e. 1758] On verso: [Plate no.] 102. Isles Antilles. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1718 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651; 700/1
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Gilles - Robert De Vaugondy, Didier - Haye, G. De La.
    • Date: 1757
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    A map of South Carolina and a part of Georgia. Containing the... Scale ca. 1:310,000. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. "To the Right Honourable George Dunk, Earl of Halifax ... " Includes indexes of propietors of land in South Carolina and Georgia. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1517 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5; 650/6; 700/1; 700/2
    • Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William - Bull, William - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1757
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    L'Amérique septentrionale, Scale ca. 1:12,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows the Mississippi River to be the eastern boundary of Louisiana. From the author's Atlas nouveau, [1761?], v. 9, no. 34. Lowery 433 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 76 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the Arctic regions. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Cóvens Et Mortier
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte de la Louisiane et pays voisins, pour servir a l'Histoi... Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV. No. 12." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 74 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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    Descripcion de la costa de Tierra Firme desde el Rio de la Em... Scale ca. 1:3,300,000. Title on verso: Florida & Cuba, 140. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Ferro. Shows Cuba, Bahama Islands, northern Yucatan Peninsula, and the coast of the United States from "Cape Clara" to the mouth of the Mississippi River. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 763 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Cierto, Balentin
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte de la baye de Hudson, pour servir à l'Histoire générale... Scale ca. 1:9,400,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV. In 4⁰. No. 14. Tome 14. In 8⁰. Page 191." Appears in Jean Francois de La Harpe's Agrégé de l'historie generale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 304 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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    Cartes et tables de la géographie physique ou naturelle Relief shown pictorially. "Présentées au Roi le 15 mai 1757". Phillips, 220 Engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: map titled "Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce que l'on connoît de terres et de mers ... vigies" removed and cataloged separately.
    • Contributor: Buache, Philippe - L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1757

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    Suite du cours du fleuve de St. Laurent, depuis Québec jusqu'... Scale ca. 1:2,850,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV, in 4⁰, no. 17. Tome 14, in 8⁰, page 254, no. 2." Appears in Jean François de La Harpe's Abrégé de l'historie générale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 227 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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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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    [Ming shi san ling tu].
    [明十三陵图]. | Map of the Ming Dynasty Tombs
    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Title supplied. Manuscript on silk. Brush-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye view. Shows the sites of the 13 Ming emperors' tombs and their environs, including the Great Wall and its strategic gates near Beijing. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 17. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte du cours du fleuve de St. Laurent depuis son embouchure... Scale ca. 1:2,850,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV, in 4⁰, no. 15. Tome 14, in 8⁰, page 254, no. 1." Appears in Jean Francois de La Harpe's Abrégé de l'histoire generale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 229 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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    Plano de la costa de Tierra Firme desde Santa Marta asta la p... Shows coast of Colombia between Fuerte Island and Santa Marta. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 268 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexed inset of Cartagena. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 3. Annotated in black ink in lower right corner: N. ...
    • Contributor: Modesto Matheos, Antonio - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz)
    • Date: 1757
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    An exact chart of the river St. Lawrence, from Port Frontenac... Scale ca. 1:695,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes text. Insets: The Seven Islands.--A continuation of the river from Quebec to Lake Ontario.--St. Nicholas or English Harbor.--The mountains of our Lady or Notre Dame.--The road of Tadousac.--The traverse or passage from Cape Torment into the South Channel of Orleans Islands.--A view of the lands from Cape Torment to the Butt ...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1757
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    Plan of the attack on Fort William Henry and Ticonderoga; sho... Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 852. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: [montrésor, James Gabriel]
    • Date: 1757
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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 the British and French dominions in North America, w... Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Second ed. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 40 Includes text and inset "A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late surveys of those coasts." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Mitchell, John - Kitchin, Thomas - Millar, Andrew
    • Date: 1757
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    An accurate map of His Majesty's Province of New-Hampshire in... Scale 1:633,600; 10 miles to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Fort William Henry taken & demolished by the French A:D: 1757." Includes inscription to "His Excellency Benning Wentworth, Eqr., His Majesty's Governor," numerous historical and descriptive notes and inset "A general map of the River St. Lawrence above Montreal, to Lake Ontario, & the country westward ...
    • Contributor: Langdon, Samuel
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte de la baye de Chesapeack et pays voisins, Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom. XIV." "No. 8." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: [bellin, Jacques Nicolas]
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland. Scale ca. 1:880,000. First state. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Virginia, Maryland, and "De La War counties." The first state is described in Joshua Fry's The Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland; a facsimile of the 1st ed. ... introduction by Dumas Malone. 1966. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1432 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Gilles - Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Haussard, E.
    • Date: 1757
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    Archipelague du Mexique ou sont les isles de Cuba, Espagnole,... Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Title in margin: Teâtre de la guerre en Amérique telle qu'elle est à present possedée par les Espagnols, Anglois, François, et Hollandois, &c: Nouvellement mis au jour, par Cóvens et Mortier. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes insets of Vera Cruz, Havana, "Baye de Porto Bello," and Isthmus of Panama, col. illus., and explanatory notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Cóvens, Jean - Mortier, Corneille
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte de la Nouvelle Angleterre, Nouvelle Yorck, et Pensilvanie. Covers the area from Penobscot Bay to Chesapeake Bay and west to Lake Erie. Shows provices, towns, forts, rivers, Indian tribal territory, and relief. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tom. XIV. in 4⁰, no. 9. Tome 14. in 8⁰, page 97." in lower margin. Appears in Jean François de La Harpe's Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of North America, ...
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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    An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac... Scale ca. 1:695,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes text. Insets: The Seven Islands.--A continuation of the river from Quebec to Lake Ontario.--St. Nicholas or English Harbor.--The mountains of our Lady or Notre Dame.--The road of Tadousac.--The traverse or passage from Cape Torment into the South Channel of Orleans Island.--A view of the lands from Cape Torment to the Butt ...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1757
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    L'Amérique septentrionale, Scale ca. 1:12,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows eastern limits of Louisiana as extending nearly to the Appalachian Mountains. From the author's Atlas nouveau, [1761?], v. 9, no. 34. Lowery 433 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 76 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the Arctic regions. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Cóvens Et Mortier
    • Date: 1757
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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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    Fernerer Lauf des Flusses St. Laurentz von Quebec bis an See ... Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 28." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 228 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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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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    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 o descripcn. de Puerto Cavello situado en la latd. nort... Shows coast of Venezuela in the vicinity of Puerto Cabello. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 999 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 257. Vault
    • Contributor: Denias, Francisco - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1757
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    Amérique septentrionale, suivant les nouvelles découvertes, a... Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 73 Includes text and inset of "Carte de l'ocean occidentale." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1757