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    Map of Nova Scotia, or Acadia; with the islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from actual surveys, Scale ca. 1:390,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows administrative boundaries on St. John's Island. Includes inscription to "John Manners." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 651/5; 700/1
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Dury, Andrew
    • Date: 1768
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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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    The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the governments of Trois Rivières, and Montreal: Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title in upper margin: A chorographical map of the country between Albany, Oswego, Fort Frontenac, and les Trois Rivières ... Drawn from authentic surveys by Thomas Jefferys, geographer to His Majesty. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Annotated on verso: Holland's map of New York & New Jersey, with part of Pennsylvania extending N. & South from Cape Hen[lo]pen ...
    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1768
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    Plan of Guantanimo, called by the English Cumberland Harbour. Plan of the city and harbour of St. Jago de Cuba. Scale ca. 1:30,000 and ca. 1:125,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1838, 1841 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    Este plano con tiene una parte de la Ysla Lubzon y otra de Mindoro en la primora, esta la Bahía de Manila, cuia ciudad, estacituada por los 14 grados 30 minutos de ... Depths shown by soundings. In upper left corner: Parte de la Ysla Lubzon. In upper right corner: Parte de la Ysla Mindoro. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: C. & I. Honig; and, Libertate Pro Patria Eiusque Vryheyt. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 719 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Alcalá, Antonio
    • Date: 1768
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    Plan of Bahía Honda. Plan of Puerto de Cavañas. Scale ca. 1:25,500 and ca. 1:105,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1798, 1802 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/2; 650/4
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    Map of Nova Scotia, or Acadia; with the islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from actual surveys, Scale ca. 1:390,000; 60 miles to a degree. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Imperfect: Deterioration along creases. Includes inscription to "John Manners" and illus. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 312 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John - Dury, Andrew
    • Date: 1768
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    The grand bay of Nipe on the north side of Cuba from Spanish draughts. Scale ca. 1:55,000 and ca. 1:250,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1833, 1835 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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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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    Plano del puerto y río de Guayaquil Shows Gulf of Guayaquil. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Two unidentifiable watermarks. Pen-and-ink and brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 409 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 115. Vault
    • Contributor: Hervé, Juan De.
    • Date: 1768
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    Plano del Puerto y Bahía de Santa Elena al O. de dicho Cabo, en la costa oriental de Patagones, situada en la latitud sur de 44 grados 37 minutos y en la ... Prime meridian: Tenerife. "Fue descuviento este puerto por el Capitan de Fragata y Comandante del Chambequin Andaluz Dn. Domingo Perler en 16. del enero del año de 1768." Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: Decorative shield. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 151 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs ...
    • Date: 1768
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    [The provinces of New York, and New Jersey, with part of Pensilvania, and the government's of Trois Rivières, and Montreal: Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title in upper margin: A chorographical map of the country between Albany, Oswego, Fort Frontenac, and les Trois Rivières: exhibiting all the grants made by French governors on Lake Champlain; & between that lake & Montreal, drawn from authentic surveys by Thomas Jefferys, geographer to His Majesty. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy incomplete: Upper half of map only. Available ...
    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1768
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    Plan of the city and harbour of the Havana. Plan of Bahía de Matanzas. Scale ca. 1:20,000 and ca. 1:300,000. Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1810, 1827 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2nd State. Map of the "Plan of the city and harbour of the Havana" is indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    The East Indies with the roads Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Ferro. Appears in multipe editions, from 1773 onward, of Kitchin's A general atlas, describing the whole universe. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy hand colored. On four sheets, intended to be pasted together. Sheets folded in half, with some splitting and losses along folds.
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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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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    Plan de Bahía Xagua on the south side of Cuba; Plan of the Colorado Rocks, near the west end of Cuba Scale ca. 1:200,000 and ca. 1:950,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1793, 1846 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 245; 651/1; 650; 651/2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream]. Shows the Gulf Stream. Publication authorized by Benjamin Franklin and Timothy Folger. Gulf Stream information overprinted on: A new and exact chart of Mr. E. Wrights projection, rut. Mercators chart, con. ye sea coast of Europe, Africa & America, from ye Isles of Orkney to Cape Bona Esperance & Hudsons Bay to ye straits of Magellan, according to ye observations of Capt. E. Halley, ...
    • Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin - Folger, Timothy - Wright, Edward - Halley, Edmond - Moll, Herman - Jno. Mount and Tho. Page
    • Date: 1768
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    Carte des voyages du Cape. Carver, dans la partie intérieure de l'Amérique septentrionale en 1766, et 1767. Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 783 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 600/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Bénard
    • Date: 1768
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    Plano de la costa de Puerto Velo qe. comprehende desde el Canal de Juan Gallegos hasta la Ya. de Naranjos segun el Shows coast of Portobelo region. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 663 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 63. Vault Noteworthy acc. 1927-1928, no. 96
    • Contributor: Vasquez, Joseph
    • Date: 1768
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    Plano del Balparayso Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 241 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index and relief profile. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 53. Vault
    • Contributor: Hervé, Juan De. - Carratala, Thadeo
    • Date: 1768
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    A new and accurate map of North America, Scale ca. 1:6,360,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area east of Louisiana. "West longitude from Ferro." Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 119 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bell, Peter - Seale, Richard William - Bowles, Carington - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1768
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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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    Plano del pto. de Balparayso Dated by comparison with the author's other similar map. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Van der Ley. Pen-and-ink and red ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 242 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 184. ...
    • Contributor: Hervé, Juan De.
    • Date: 1768
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    A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adjacent countrys. Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's General topography of North America and the West Indies... 1768. Hand colored. Copy incomplete: Coverage ends at 100⁰ W. long. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 95 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    Carte générale des découvertes de l'amiral De Fonte représentant le grande probabilité d'un passage au nord ouest Scale ca. 1:22,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Suppl. 8e. carte." From the author's [Recueil de 10 cartes ... 1779] no. 8. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Didier - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768