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    A draught of the Missisippi [sic] River from Balise up to Fort Chartres.
    Draught of the Mississippi River from Balise up to Fort Chartres.
    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
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    Plano de la ciudad de S. Juan de Puerto Rico. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Indexed. Marbled paper mounted on verso. Date stamped and typewritten printed label mounted on marbled paper: Coleccion: José Ma. López de Asua y Guillamón. Autor [Anónimo]. [Bahia y ciudad de S. Juan de Puerto Rico]. [Mapa manuscrito siglo XVIII]. [3. jun. 1919]. Stamped label annotated in black ink on marbled paper: Ex libris del ...
    • Date: 1770
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    [Fortaleza y Puerto de San Fernando de Omoa]. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Whatman. Watermark: GR (with reginal figure in cartouche under crown). Pen-and-ink and pencil. Imperfect: Discoloration along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 177?
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    Plan of New Orleans. Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
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    Carta plana que contiene el Estrecho de Sonda con una parte de la Ysla de Jaba y otra de la de Sumatra arreglada segn. la moderna de Mr. Dapres exsepto los numeros ... Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and red and green watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 505 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 304. Vault
    • Date: 1770
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    Map of that part of Orange County lying to the north of the mountains of the highlands shewing that Chester is a much more central & convenient spott to all the country ... Scale 1:79,200; protracted by a scale of 100 chains to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1089 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770
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    L'America Settentrionale, divisa né suoi principali stati. Scale ca. 1:40,000,000. Hand colored. "T.III.4." From Atlante novissimo ad uso dei giovani studiosi contentuto in carte XXVII. LC copy accompanied by title page of Atlante novissimo. 1 l. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770
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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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    Le Missisipi ou la Louisiane dans l'Amérique septentrionale. Hand colored. Panorama. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Chereau, Jacques-François
    • Date: 1770
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    [Xinxi Ying yu tu]
    [新習營與圖] | Map of Xinxi army barracks
    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title supplied. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the fortress and existing military deployment of Xinxi ying in Xinping County, Yunnan Province. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 26. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call number: G7823.X63A5 1820 .X5 Vault AACR2: 650/2; 700
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1770
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    [Map of the roads from New Rochelle to Kingstreet, Westchester County. Scale ca. 1:63,000. Title from P. L. Phillip's A list of maps of America, p. 502. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1088 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770
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    New Hampshire. Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso. Title in manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection: Harbour of Portsmouth, N. Hampshire. Title in LC's Maps of America: Chart of coast of New Hampshire, near Portsmouth and the Isles of Shoals. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 874 Available also ...
    • Date: 1770
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    Plano del Puerto de Egmont en la Isla Falklan (llamada avi de los Ingleses) qe. esta en la costa del norte de la Gran Malvina al S 1/4 E de las Yslas ... Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: London. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermarks: Crown over the characters GR; and, Pro Patria. Pen-and-ink and red ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 416 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Annotated in brown ink in lower left corner: 26. Maggs number annotated in ...
    • Contributor: García Ayuante, Juo. Patricio
    • Date: 1770
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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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    Copy Major John Thornton's platt. Thomas Jefferson's copy of a 1718 survey by Francis Eppes of property at the junction of the Rivanna and Fluvanna Rivers. Gift; Janet Hall; Mar. 10 1995. Accompanied by manuscript letter and photo copy of verso of letter attached to topographic map of Elk Hill region. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes Thomas Jefferson's signature and ...
    • Contributor: Eppes, Francis - Jefferson, Thomas
    • Date: 177?
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    [Survey of region embraced by Somerset, Bedford, and Fulton Counties and including Cumberland, Md. Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to an in. Title from dealer's manuscript folder. Continued on verso. Manuscript, pen and ink. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Edges missing in places, some water damage causing writing to fade. Includes text and descriptive notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1300 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Husbands, Hermon
    • Date: 1770
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    Plan of Fort Rosalia. Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
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    Plano que contiene la Bahía de Tabla con la ciudad del Cabo Shows coastal area of the Cape of Good Hope region. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 781 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 307. Vault
    • Date: 1770
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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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    [Old map of Brooklyn and greater part of King's County, Long Island. Scale ca. 1:82,000. Title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America, p. 175. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 32. Includes distance chart. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1092 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770
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    Plano de Valparayzo Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 240 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Annotated in black ink: N. 2. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 21. ...
    • Contributor: López Y Solórzano, Miguel
    • Date: 1770
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    Plano del Puerto de Mauricio, situado a la parte del no. de la Ysla de Francia en la altura de [blank] gs. [blank] ms. sur Shows vicinity of Port Louis. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 523 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 231. Vault
    • Date: 1770
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    Carte de la Californie : suivant I. la Carte manuscrite de l'Amérique de Mathieu Néron Pecci olen dresses à Florence en 1604, II. Sanson 1656, III. De l'Isle Amérique Sept. 1700, IV. ... Relief shown pictorially. Shows 5 representations on 1 sheet of California, representing its delineation between 1604 and 1767. "La Côte orientale depuis le C. des Vierges jusqu'à l'embouchure du R. Colorado est extraite de la Carte du P. Ferdinand Gonsaque dressée en 1746." "Suppl, 5e Carte." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Didier
    • Date: 1770
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    Ierusalem.
    Jerusalem.
    Relief shown pictorially. Includes index. Includes nine illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Jagen, Jan Van
    • Date: 177?
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    Plan of Charles Town, Maryland. Cadastral survey map showing lot/tract lines, lot numbers, public lands, street names, and some acreages. Relief shown by form lines. Also shows "The Lord Properiators [sic] two lots." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Manuscript: pen-and-ink (dark brown). Original sheet and backing hemmed by cloth strips at the 4 edges. Imperfect: Mottled, fold-lined, missing small sections at sheet edges/fold lines. Includes notes and ...
    • Date: 1770