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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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    [Collection of nine images including astronomical instruments, celestial charts, and a world map]. Title devised by cataloger. English, French and Latin. James Ferguson article from Gent. Mag. March 1769. Nine printed images and two panels of printed text mounted on paper within hand drawn frames colored yellow. From various sources, unidentified except for the Ferguson article. Mounted on cloth and stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 312A. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Ferguson, James
    • Date: 1769
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    A new map of Virginia from the best authorities From the London Magazine. November 1761, v. 30. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1436 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy 2. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Acquisitions control no. 94-29
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1761
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    Carte des provinces de Nicaragua et Costa Rica Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tome II. No. 9." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime, 1764. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    A new & accurate map of China
    New and accurate map of China
    Relief shown pictorially. From Bowen's Maps and charts to The modern part of the universal history. London : Printed for T. Osborne, A. Millar, J. Rivington, B. Law and Co., T. Longman, C. Ware, and S. Bladon, 1766. Atlas attribution from dealer's annotation. Prime meridians: London and Peking. Watermark: fleur-de-lis. Includes notes and ill. LC copy stamped on: 626888. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1766
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    Ville de S. Domingue dans l'isle de ce nom. Scale ca. 1:8,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 74." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1908 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    A plan of the harbour of Pensacola in West-Florida. Scale ca. 1:32,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on vellum. Soundings shown in fathoms at low tide. Includes "Remarks." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1656 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 892 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Gauld, George - Lindsay, John
    • Date: 1764
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    Lines run in the Jersies for determining boundaries between that Province & New York. Scale ca. 1:740,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. On verso: No 33. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1244 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1769
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    [Map of St. Mary's and Petit d'Grat Harbour.] Scale ca. 1:32,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Whatman. Author and title from P. Lee Phillips' Maps of America. 1901. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 363 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440
    • Contributor: Morris, Charles
    • Date: 1760
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    Isle de St. Domingue. Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "84." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1856 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Crépy (Firm)
    • Date: 1767
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    Carte de l'isle de Saint Domingue. Scale ca. 1:875,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." Annotated on verso: Isle de St. Domingue par Bellin. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1855 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Date: 1764
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    Plan of the city and harbour of Havanna. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Gentleman's magazine, and historical chronicle. April 1762, v. 32. In upper right margin: Gent. Mag., April 1762. Oriented with north to the bottom. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1813 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed.
    • Date: 1762
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    Plano de la Bahía de Ocoa situado en la banda del sur de la Ysla Española Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 391 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 57. Vault
    • Contributor: Asso, Raphael De. - Real Escuela De Navegación (Cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1767
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    Grondvlakte van Nieuw Orleans, de hoofdstad van Louisiana. De uitloop van de Rivier Missisippi. De oostelyke ingang van de Missisippi, met een plan van het fort, 't welk het kanaal beheerscht. Scales vary. From the author's Hedendaagsche historie of Tegenwoordige Staat van Amerika. 1769. v. 3. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1678 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: [salmon, Thomas]
    • Date: 1769
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    This map of the county of Surry [sic] in the island of Jamaica
    This map of the county of Surrey in the island of Jamaica
    Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1938 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inscribed "To the right honorable George Grenville, Esq., first lord commissioner of the treasury, chancellor & under treasurer of the exchequer, &c. &c." Vault AACR2: 700/1; 700/3
    • Contributor: Craskell, Thomas - Moore, Henry - Simpson, James - Fournier, Daniel
    • Date: 1763
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    A plan of the harbour of Cape Lookout surveyed and sounded by His Majesty's sloop Viper, Scale ca. 1:14,200. Title on verso: Cape Lookout Harbour, No. Carolina, 159. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over a cross and the letters LVC. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References." On verso: 38. ACCR2: 260, 300, 650/2
    • Contributor: Lobb, J.
    • Date: 1764
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    A map of Virginia and Maryland
    Map of Virginia and Maryland
    Shows towns and rivers east of the Allegheny Mountains. Relief shown by hachures. From Geographical and Historical Grammer of the World (Edinburgh: Salmon, Sands, Murray and Cochran; 1767). Prime meridian: London. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1391 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Overall discoloration, liquid staining, wormholes, and spotting throughout. On sticker ...
    • Contributor: Gavin, H.
    • Date: 1767
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    Carte de l'isle de la Jamaique. Scale ca. 1:900,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tome I, no. 56." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1920 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    Carte geo-hydrographique du Golfe du Mexique et de ses isles. Construite d'après les mémoires le plus recens, et assujeties, pour l'emplacement de ces principales positions aux latitudes et longitudes, determinées par observation. Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Paris. Plate No. "34 [bis]" From Atlas moderne. [1762] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1691 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651; 700
    • Contributor: Rizzi-Zannoni, Giovanni Antonio - Lattré, Jean
    • Date: 1762
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    [Braddock's route, 1755, Fort Cumberland to Fort Pitt. Scale 1:316,800; 5 mi. to an in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: Braddock's rout 1755. Shows "Genl. Braddock field," but the route is via Fort Burd, built in 1759. The Monongahela River is extensively mapped. "No. 22. Case C, no. 1." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Date: 1760
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    Plano del Puerto de Subec en la Ysla de Ludson Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Black and red inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 727 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 306. Vault
    • Date: 1766
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    West Indies. Scale ca. 1:17,500,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1730 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Also shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. From the author's A new geographical and historical grammar: ... and the present state of the several kingdoms of the world ... 1767. ...
    • Contributor: Salmon, Thomas
    • Date: 1767
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    [Map showing coast of Veracruz State, Mexico, between Tampico and Antón Lizardo]. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Watermark dated as 1760. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 548 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. Annotated in brown ink in lower left margin: 38. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower left margin: 243. Vault
    • Date: 1760
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    The island of Hispaniola called by the French St. Domingo. Subject to France & Spain. Scale ca. 1:1,750,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Description of the Spanish West Indies. 1762. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1853 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1762
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    L'Amérique septentrionale divisée en ses principaux états Scale ca. 1:27,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 32." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 93 Differs from other copies in geographic features, place names, historical notes, and coloration in the northern region of Canada, Alaska, and the Pacific Islands. Appears in Atlas moderne, 1771-83, no. 32. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651; ...
    • Contributor: Janvier, Jean - Berthault, M. - Morillier - Lattré, Jean
    • Date: 1762