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    Plan of the operations of General Washington, against the Kings troops in New Jersey, from the 26th, of December, 1776, to the 3d. January 1777. Scale ca. 1:113,000. Hand colored. LC copy trimmed to border. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Newtown, Pennsylvania to Kingston, New Jersey, with routes of British and American forces. Includes tables "Loss in the engagement, on the roads from Prince Town to Maidenhead, January the 3d. 1777" and "Loss at Trenton, December 26th. 1776." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1270 Available also ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    A plan of the town of Newport in Rhode Island. Scale ca. 1:6,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the left. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1013 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    Gov. Tryon's expedition to Danbury, 1777. Scale ca. 1:80,000. Title in pencil. Alternate title from P. L. Phillips' A list of maps of America: Map of the route of Gen. William Tryon's expedition to Danbury. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1025 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stamped on verso: Montresor. Vault ...
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1777
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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia, Scale ca. 1:42,000. Shows names of landowners in rural areas, "Billingsfort Id.," "Billingsfort," and "Red Bank Fort." Includes table of distances and "Elevation of the State House." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1321 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    Plan of the operations of General Washington against the King's troops in New Jersey, from the 26th of December 1776 to the 3d of January 1777. Scale ca. 1:113,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows area from Newtown, Pennsylvania to Kingston, New Jersey, with routes of British and American forces. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1268 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes tables "Loss in the engagement on the road from Princetown to Maidenhead, January the 3d 1777" ...
    • Date: 1777
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    Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois, Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Dual impression of 3d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. Formerly in collection of the French geographer Henri Vignaud. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 53 Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la baye d'Hudson et de Labrador selon les dernieres cartes levées sur les lieux." Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, John - Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Hawkins, M.
    • Date: 1777
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    [Zehn Karten und Ansichten den Schlachtfelden des amerikanischen Unabhängigkeitskreiges in den Staaten Pennsylvanien und New York] Relief shown by hachures on some maps and by landform drawings on some views. Individual map/view titles in German; statements of attribution in Latin. Statements of attribution differ: Ioh. Martin Will excudit Aug. Vind. -- Ioh. Martin Will. excud. Aug. Vind. -- Ioh. Mart. Will exc. Aug. Vind. Title devised by cataloger. Orientation differs. Includes index to military points of interest. Some maps also ...
    • Contributor: Will, Johann Martin
    • Date: 1777

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    A plan of the town of Newport in Rhode Island. Scale ca. 1:6,000. Relief shown by hachures. Appears in William Faden's Atlas of battles of the American Revolution. [1845] Oriented with north to the left. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1013 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    [Lake Champlain and Lake George, and the country between the Hudson and the lakes on the west, and Connecticut River on the east. Scale ca. 1:640,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Imperfect: Right upper corner is missing. Base map from "A map of the country in which the army under Lt. General Burgoyne acted in the campaign of 1777, shewing the marches of the army & places of the principal ...
    • Contributor: Medcalfe
    • Date: 1777
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    Carte du théatre de la guerre entre les Anglais et les Américains: Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from Quebec to Cape May and from Oswego to Kennebec Bay. Date changed by hand to 1778. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 728 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Brion De La Tour, Louis - Esnauts Et Rapilly
    • Date: 1777
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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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    Plan of Carillon ou [sic] Ticonderoga : which was quitted by the Americaines in the night from the 5th to the 6th of July 1777
    Plan of Carillon or Ticonderoga | Position de l'armée ennemie proche le Lac Champlain le 24. 8.[bre?] 1777
    Shows military installations and British troop positions in the vicinity of Fort Ticonderoga (N.Y.) at the time of the Battle of Saratoga (Oct. 1777). Relief shown by hachures. Parts of index in mixed English and French. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and wash. Sectioned (to 16 panels) and mounted on cloth backing to fold to ca. 21 x 14 cm. Includes note, index of "Position of the ...
    • Contributor: Capitaine Du Chesnoy, Michel - Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier
    • Date: 1777
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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 plan of the attacks against Fort Miflin on Mud Island which surrendered 16th, November 1777 to the Kings troops under the command of the honorable Sir William Howe K.B. general and ... Scale ca. 1:7,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. "No. 9." Includes "List of the rebel fleet ... exclusive of a number of fire rafts." "Montresor" stamped on verso. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1347 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Wheeler, Thomas
    • Date: 1777
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    Plan of the position which the army under Lt. Genl. Burgoyne took at Saratoga, on the 10th of September 1777, and in which it remained till the convention was signed. Scale ca. 1:108,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1178 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650
    • Date: 1777
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    A new map of the whole continent of America : divided into north and south and West Indies with a descriptive account of the European possessions, as settled by the definitive treaty ... Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's A general atlas describing the whole universe. London : Sayer and Bennett, 1777. Prime meridian: Ferro. Includes inset "The supplement to North America containing the countries adjoining to Baffin's & Hudson's bays," tables showing European possessions, and 9 articles of the treaty. Fold-lined. Stamped on verso of northern sheet: 28; of southern sheet: 29. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Pownall, Thomas - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1777
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    America Septentrionalis a Domino d'Anville in Galliis edita nunc in Anglia. Coloniis in interiorem Virginiam deductis nec non Fluvii Ohio cursu aucta notisque geographicis et historicis illustrata et ad bellum praesentis temporis ... Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Appears in author's Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 69 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes German text relating to English and French territorial claims. LC copy ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1777
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    West Indies. Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows southern United States, eastern Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. Appears in the author's A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar. 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1701 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Guthrie, William
    • Date: 1777
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    A Map of the lands ceded by the Cherokee Indians to the State of South-Carolina at a congress held in May, A.D. 1777; containing about 1,697,700 acres. Scale ca. 1:253,440. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: Charleston. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1522 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1777
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    Plan de l'affaire de Westfield & du camp de Raway. Scale ca. 1:50,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on tracing paper. Relief shown by hachures. Shows troop positions in Essex and Union counties, New Jersey and location of camps near Rahway for the 26th and 27th of June. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1278 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Wangenheim, Friedrich Adam Julius Von
    • Date: 1777
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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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    Theatre de la guerre en Amerique. Seat of war in America. Scale ca. 1:1,600,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the area from the Chesapeake Bay to Boston. Shows states, some counties, towns and cities, manors, forts, and some roads. "Supplement au Courier de l'Europe, no XXXII, vol. II" in upper margin. Inset: North America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 731 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Date: 1777
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    Ein Theil des Mitternaechtlichen America : welcher die Besitzungen der Englaender : in denselben begreist nach dem Original des Herr'n Bonne, Paris 1773. Shows eastern half of the United States, eastern half of Canada, and southern Greenland. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy 1: Hand-written in ink on verso: No. 27, Theil von Nort America, Zeichnung nach Original im [indecipherable] 1777. LC copy 1: Hand-written in ink on verso: [indecipherable] von Nort America. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: ...
    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert - Müller, J. C. (Johann Carl)
    • Date: 1777
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    Amérique septentrionale avec les routes, distances en miles, villages et etablissements françois et anglois, Scale 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Fifth impression of 3d French ed. Relief shown pictorially. Title in French and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 51 Includes text and inset "Nouvelle carte de la baye d'Hudson et de Labrador selon les dernieres cartes levées sur les lieux." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Mitchell, John - Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Hawkins, M.
    • Date: 1777
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    Carolina septentrionale et meridionale en 4 feuilles, traduite de l'Anglois. Scale ca. 1:560,000. Alternate title: An accurate map of North and South Carolina, with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks, and soundings on the coast ... by Henry Mouzon and others. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated in red and black ink to show the ...
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Mouzon, Henry - Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis
    • Date: 1777