This survey of part of the south coast of China
South coast of China
Shows "Track of the antelope to China." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Hand drawn copy of printed original. Pen-and-ink. LC copy: MS., mounted on linen. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 37-83A
Ross, Daniel - Maughan, Philip - Bateman, J. (John)
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.
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 ...
Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme - Harrison, Samuel
Carte réduite de l'isle de Cube.
Scale ca. 1:1,160,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "No. 68." Appears in the author's L'hydrographie françoise. 1737-1807. v. 2. Vault AACR2
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Choiseul, Etienne-François - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
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 ...
Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
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 ...
Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth
Plano de la costa y sonda de Campeche
Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridians: Cádiz and Campeche. Watermark: J. Ruse 1800. Pen-and-ink and green and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 576 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 17. Vault
Cevallos, Ciriaco - Cabarcos, F.
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.