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    Map of the Red River in Louisiana from the Spanish camp where the exploring party of the U.S. was met by the Spanish troops to where it enters the Mississippi, reduced from ... Also shows cities and towns, Indian settlements, and features in the region along the Red River. King's final work based on the Freeman-Curtis expedition of 1806. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy annotated in pencil in lower right corner Copy imperfect: Taped on upper left portion and fold line ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Shallus, Francis
    • Date: 1806
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    A map of the rapids of the Ohio River and of the countries on each side thereof : so far, as to include the routes contemplated for canal navigation Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Louisville (Ky.) and vicinity. Text printed on separate sheet attached to main sheet at bottom. Includes text with indexed references. Insets: Plan of the work below L including all the locks and aqueducts ... to any required distance -- View of Louisville from near Clarkesville [panorama]. LC copy soiled, fold-lined, trimmed, missing upper left corner, pin-holed. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Brooks, J. (Jared) - Goodman, John
    • Date: 1806
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    Carte générale du territoire d'Orléans comprenant aussi la Floride Occidentale et une portion du territoire du Mississipi Relief shown by form lines. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Map in 4 sections mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Copy 1 black-and-white annotated in red ink; copy 2 col. and copy 3 black-and-white without annotations.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - Picquet, Charles
    • Date: 1806
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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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    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 map of the West Indies and of the Mexican-Gulph [sic]. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lapie, (Pierre) - Tardieu, P. F. (Pierre François) - Lapie
    • Date: 1806
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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 plan of the town of New Haven : with all the buildings in 1748 taken by the Hon. Gen. Wadsworth of Durham to which are added the names and professions of ... Pictorial historical map that shows historic buildings, historic trees, and ships. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes historical notes and index to lots of first grantees with names of grantees indicated. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, worn, torn, darkened, annotated in pen-and-ink and pencil on verso, mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Lyon, Wm. (William) - Kensett, Thomas - Wadsworth, James - Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences - Lyon, Wm.
    • Date: 1806
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    Carta esférica que comprende desde el Río del Guanabo hasta Boca Grande en la parte meridional de la ysla de Cuba Shows coast of Province Sancti Spíritus. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Watermarks: Unidentifiable half bottom of characters; and, 1800. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map on 2 sheets pasted together. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 296 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 2 relief profiles. Annotated in brown ...
    • Contributor: Rio, José Del
    • Date: 1806
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    John Wylie 600 acres. Shows John Wylie's property located west of Mississippi River, in Orlean's Territory. Pen and ink. Includes text describing the boundaries of the land, dated "the 27th day of January 1806", signed by the surveyor, Gabriel Winters. Signature of John Wylie and note "104 recorded book no 2, page 133" on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Winters, Gabriel
    • Date: 1806
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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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    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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