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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] part 2, no. 85. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    A Plan of Albany, as it was in the year 1758. Scale 1:12,000; 1,000 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1129 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Date: 1759
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    Ticonderoga as it was in 1759. Scale ca. 1:84,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Includes index to military activities. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1118 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1759
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    Virginia, Marylandia et Carolina in America septentrionali Br... Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior exhibens tellurem. 1753-1759 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] Described in William P. Cumming's The southeast in early maps as first appearing in J. B. Homann's Atlas novus, 1714. Also covers New Jersey, Southern Pennsylvania, and New York City region. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Date: 1759
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    Plan of Fort Pownal at Penobscot built 1759. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 21." Watermark: J. Whatman. Includes 3 profile views. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 837 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440
    • Date: 1759
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    Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the dispos... Scale ca. 1:5,000. "Pa. 148." Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1677 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; ...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Brion De La Tour, Louis
    • Date: 1759
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    Xinjiang quan tu.
    新疆全图.
    Shows the topography, cities, villages and roads with the military posts in the Xinjiang. Also shows the administrative system and local divisions of Xinjiang before the 24th year of Emperor Qianlong (1759). Relief shown pictorially. Cover title. Pen-and-ink. Translated title: Atlas of Xinjiang Province. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes maps of "Xihu quan tu" and ...
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1759

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    Nova Anglia. Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Indian's robe is patterned, man has 1 button on cuff, etc. LC copy annotated on verso: Nova Anglia. 702. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 807 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Terra Sancta sive Palæstina exhibens no folum Regna vetera Iu... Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Date: 1759
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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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    Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the dispos... Scale ca. 1:5,000. "Pa. 148" under brown edging. Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1677 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Brion De La Tour, Louis
    • Date: 1759
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    Amplissimæ regionis Mississipi seu provinciæ Ludovicianæ â R.... Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] v. 1, part 2, no. 83. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1673 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales differ. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-59 [i.e. 1781, v. 1, 1759] v. 1, no. 141. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Long Island boundary coloration. Includes text and glossary. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniæ, Floridæ, Novæ Angliæ, Carol... Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Hand colored. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. From Homann's Neuer Atlas ..., 1712 [i.e. 1730], no. 17. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 82 Copy one annotated in red and black ink on verso "Regnum Hispiianum. 95." The number 434 and 150 have been crossed out. Copy two annotated on verso in manuscript "14". Includes historical notes. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their envir... Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References." Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1759
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    To the Honourable Thomas Penn and Richard Penn, Esqrs., true ... Scale ca. 1:250,000. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing with reinforced edges. Relief shown pictorially. Shows county boundaries. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1294 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 700/1; 700/2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Turner, James - Davis, John
    • Date: 1759
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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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    B. New Engelland, New York, New Yersey und Pensilvania. Shows boundary of East and West Jersey as of or before 1702.
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the dispos... Scale ca. 1:5,000. Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1677 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Brion De La Tour, Louis
    • Date: 1759
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    D. Carolina, nebst einem Theil von Florida. Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Latest date on map: 1716. English. Title in German, historical notes in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs major. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] part of v. 1, part 2, no. 85. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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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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    Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniæ, Ludovicianæ, N. Angliæ, Car... Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. "Cum privilegio Sac. Caes. Maj." From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-1759 [i.e. 1781; v. 1 1759] v. 1, no. 147. Lowery, 473 Lowery map collection copies differ in coloration of islands in the West Indies. Copy one has a printed annotation mounted on verso. Copy three has pink borders and is annotated in ...
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in ... Scale ca. 1:15,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to military positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Brasier, William
    • Date: 1759
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    A new and accurate map of the isles of Guadaloupe, Marie-Gala... Relief shown pictorially. From Gentleman's magazine and historical chronicle. June 1759, v. 29. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2014 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Gibson, J. (John) - Gibson, J.
    • Date: 1759
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    Guadalupe with the adjacent islands. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. From Grand Magazine of Magazines. March 1759, v. 2. Prime meridian: Ferro. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2012 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1759
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    An accurate map of the Caribby Islands with the crowns &c. to... From The London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. March 1759, v. 28. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1759
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    Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula:... Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1723 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes explanatory notes and index. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    A map of the British and French dominions in North America wi... Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Alternate title: Carte des possessions Angloises & Françoises du continent de l'Amérique septentrionale. Par I. Palairet. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. French and English. Designed to show possessions by color, not colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 84 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in blue, red, ...
    • Contributor: Rocque, John - Palairet, Jean - Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1759
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    Nova Anglia. Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Man has 2 buttons on cuff, cloth in Indian's robe is unpatterned, etc. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 806 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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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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    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, Francois, et Hollandois, &c: Nouvellement mis au jour, par Cóvens et Mortier. Relief shown pictorially. Includes insets of Vera Cruz, Havana, "Baye de Porto Bello," and "Isle de St. Jean Delua," descriptive text, and illus. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1688 ...
    • Contributor: Cóvens, Jean - Mortier, Corneille
    • Date: 1759
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    Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniæ, Ludovicianæ, N. Angliæ, Car... Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Lowery, 473 Includes historical notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula:... Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's Atlas geographicvs maior, ... 1753-59 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] v. 1. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1723 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes explanatory notes and index. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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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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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Québec and New England states boundaries. Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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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 map of Guadeloupe, one of the Caribby Islands in the West I... Relief shown pictorially. From London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. March 1759, v. 28. In upper margin: For the London Mag. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2013 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1759
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    Plan of Quebec, the capital of Canada in North America, with ... Relief shown by shading. "NB. The British works are coloured yellow and thier [sic] encampments red with the faceings [sic] of the different corpes [sic]. The French works and encampments are coloured blue." "N.B. The different parts were surveyed as follows viz, the east side of the Falls of Montmorency, the Point of Orleans, and the south side of the River St. Lawrence by ...
    • Date: 1759