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    Descripcion de las costas, islas placeres, i bajos delas, Indias Occidentales, Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on vellum. Shows the Atlantic coast of southern U.S., Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. "Sibre para Domingo de Belasco Pilo to del Paqui Bot Delrei el Cortes." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1694 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 30 LC Nautical charts on vellum Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Espinosa, Pedro Alcantara
    • Date: 1765
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    Anlanyuan zhi Jianshan qi zuo dao li tu shuo : di san zhan.
    安澜園至尖山起座道里图说 : 第三站. | Illustrated map of the Emperor's travel route
    Covers from Anlan Yuan of Haining Zhou in Zhejiang Sheng to Jian Shan in the east coast. The road is ca. 81 kilometers in length. Shows section of road in Haining Zhou, possibly constructed in Ming Dynasty and repaired in Qing Dynasty. Pictorial map. Wood block print. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call ...
    • Date: 1765
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    Kaart van de onderdoningschappen van Mexico en Nieuw Granada in de Spaansche West-Indien. Scale ca. 1:1,650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1695 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Tirion, Isaak
    • Date: 1765
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    A new and accurate map of east and west Florida, Scale ca. 1:5,400,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the London magazine. v. 34; March 1765. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1619 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Prockter, J.
    • Date: 1765
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    A map of North America, Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. "Longit. west from Ferro I." Differs from other copy in coloration. Map is colored in to show the extent of British America, and the Spanish and French territory. "Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhil, & Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard, London." Includes historical notes and table of "Methodical divisions of ...
    • Contributor: Delarochette, L. (Louis) - Palairet, Jean - Bowles, Carington - Bowles, John - Delarochette, L.
    • Date: 1765
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    A new and accurate map of east and west Florida
    Map of east and west Florida
    Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: London. From the London Magazine; or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer (March, 1765), vol. 34. Lowery, 444 and 496 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1620 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, minor losses along top edges, and mounted on cloth. Printed in upper margin: For the London Magazine.
    • Date: 1765
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    Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part of British America to the east & Spanish America to the west of the Mississippi. Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows longitude west from London and Ferro. From the London magazine. v. 34, June 1765, p. 276-277. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 724 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1765
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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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    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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    A survey of Lake Champlain including Crown Point and St. Iohn's on which is fixed the line of forty five degrees north lattit. terminating the boundarys betwe[e]n the provinces of Quebec and ... Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. In pencil, lower left margin: No. 10. Includes descriptive notes and "References to Crown Point." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1074 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Collins, John - Murray, James - Blaskowitz, Charles
    • Date: 1765
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    A general map of the middle British colonies in America viz. Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New York, Connecticut & Rhode-Island: Of Aquanishuonigy the country of the confederate Indians comprehending Aquanishuonigy proper, ... Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Cover titles: An analysis of a map of the middle British colonies in America. Middle British colonies in America. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. "London, printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhil, & Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard." Includes text, historical notes, 3 distance charts, and inset of "A sketch of ...
    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis - Bowles, Carington - Bowles, John
    • Date: 1765
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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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    A Sketch of the harbour of St. Iago de Cuba. Scale ca. 1:15,500. Title on verso: Plan & chart, St. Jago de Cuba, 81. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1844 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 371 Includes "Reference" and "Some remarks in sailing into this harbour." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: ...
    • Date: 1765
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    The above plan is a discription of a new township containing the quantity of seven and a half mile of land & water, granted by the General Court to the proprietors of ... Scale ca. 1:43,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. "A true copy compared, A. Oliver, sect." Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 833 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100
    • Contributor: Noyes, Joseph
    • Date: 1765
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    [Charts of the coast of Florida] Scales vary. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America. 1901. p. 280. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated in margins. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Individual maps annotated to show dates of receipt. Some maps annotated on verso with variant titles and separate numbering scheme. Includes coastal profiles and text. Accompanied by manuscript catalog of exhibition entries. ...
    • Contributor: De Brahm, John Gerar William
    • Date: 1765

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    Map of the River St. John in the Province of Nova Scotia, exhibiting the grant to officers &c. in 1765, with other patents. Scale ca. 1:185,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows townships. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 650/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Johnson, Guy - Morris, Charles
    • Date: 1765
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    Cantonment of the forces in North America 11th. Octr. 1765. Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows size of cantonments. "N.B. The particular quarters of the following regiments is not ascertain'd, viz. the 34th up the Mississipi, in the Illinois country." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 114 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1765
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    A new map of the island of Jamaica divided into its parishes : including the south end of Cuba and the west end of Hispaniola with the trade winds &c. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1921 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. July 1763, v. 32. Indexed. Insets: Chart of the Windward Passage -- Plan of Port Royal Harbour.
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1765
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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond 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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    American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789 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 map of North & South Carolina, & Georgia
    A new map of North and South Carolina, and Georgia | New map of North and South Carolina, and Georgia
    Shows the boundaries of each of the above provinces extend from the Atlantic coast to the Mississippi River. Also shows towns along the coast, Indian villages and tribal territory, forts principal rivers, and relief. Relief shown by hachures. From The London magazine or Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. (April, 1765), vol. 34. Prime meridian: London. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1390 Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1765
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    Course of the river Mississippi, from the Balise to Fort Chartres; taken on an expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the year 1765. Scale ca. 1:890,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: New Orleans and Ferro. Shows historic points of interest. Includes descriptive notes and "Depths of the Mississippi." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Ross - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1765
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    A map of North America, Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longit. west from Ferro I." Hand colored. Includes historical notes and table of "Methodical divisions of North America." Differs from other copy in coloration. Only boundaries are colored, emphasis is on showing the internal boundaries of British America. "Printed for John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill & Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church yard, London." LC ...
    • Contributor: Delarochette, L. (Louis) - Palairet, Jean - Bowles, Carington - Bowles, John - Delarochette, L.
    • Date: 1765
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    Colchester, May the: 6:th: Day: A.D.: 1765. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1024 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Foot, Israel
    • Date: 1765
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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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    Anlan yuan zhi Hangzhou fu xing gong dao li tu shuo.
    安瀾園至杭州府行宮道里圖说. | Illustrated route map from Anlanyuan to Hangzhou
    Covers the route from the Anlanyuan garden in Haining Zhou to the travel palace inside Hangzhou Fu, Zhejiang Province. Shows sluides, dikes, bridges, road, and military posts. Wood block print. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text which explains distance between each stop on the route, as well as the dike re-built projects. Previous call number: ...
    • Date: 1765