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    [Map of Baton Rouge, Spanish West Florida] Cadastral map showing numbered lots. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J Kool. Oriented with north to the left. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. ...
    • Contributor: Kneeland, Ira Cook - Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1809
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    A map of the United States : compiled chiefly from the state maps and other authentic information Relief shown by hachures. Appears in Mathew Carey's General atlas. Philadelphia. 1809? Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of Florida and the northern gulf coast west to New Orleans. Mounted on paper, mounted on cloth. Fold-lined, minor discoloration throughout.
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Harrison, William - Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1809
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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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    Map of Frederick, Berkeley, & Jefferson counties in the state of Virginia
    Map of Frederick, Berkeley, and Jefferson counties in the state of Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows names of some residents. Accompanied by photocopy of text: Topographical description of the counties of Frederick, Berkeley & Jefferson : situated in the state of Virginia, in which the author has described the natural curiosities of those counties ... to which is added a beautiful map of those counties / by Charles Varle. 34 p. ; 22 cm. (original ...
    • Contributor: Varle, Charles - Jones, Benjamin
    • Date: 1809
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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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    Division of part of a tract of land in Washington County D.C. called "Mount Pleasant" : as the same was made by the devisees of Robert Peter deceased, and the allotment thereof ... Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names and "Centre line of tunnel of W.A. extension." Also covers Meridian Hill, Columbia Heights, Howard University, and adjacent tracts. "March 18th 1884." Black ink, red ink, and yellow wash. Soiled, torn, fold-lined, and taped. Includes statistical tables titled "Description of larger lots in Division of Rob't Peters Estate." On verso in ink: Mt. Pleasant, Peter Subd'n. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1809
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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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    An improved map of the United States Pen-and-ink, pencil and watercolor on tracing linen. Prime meridian: Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hubbard, Maria
    • Date: 1809
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    [Maclure's geological map of the United States] Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in pencil at head of base map title: William Maclure's geological map of the United States, overprinted upon. Base map: A map of the United States of America / by Samuel G. Lewis. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in pencil: From Transcactions of the American Philosophical Society, ...
    • Contributor: Maclure, William - Tanner, Henry Schenck - Lewis, Samuel - American Philosophical Society
    • Date: 1809
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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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    Bahia de Tampa North oriented toward upper right corner. Map annotated in ink Gift; 1929; Admiral W.L. Rodges. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Spain. Dericción De Hidrografía
    • Date: 1809
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    Position of the 2 armies during the greatest part of the 28th July and at the attack on the center of the British & Spanish line at about 2 o'clock p.m.
    Position of the two armies during the greatest part of the 28th July and at the attack on the center of the British & Spanish line at about 2 o'clock p.m.
    Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows movements of English and Spanish troops under the Duke of Wellington and French troops under Joseph Bonaparte shown by two overlaying fold-over extensions pasted onto map. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Top fold-over extension. Position of the French right at about 6 o'clock in the evening to cover the retreat of their ...
    • Contributor: Hartmann, George
    • Date: 1809
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    Plan of Sandgate. Scale ca. 1:126,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Watermark: MB [over the date] 1802. Inscription above the plan: Sandgate. For His Excellency Benning Wentworth, Esqr., a tract of land to contain five hundred acres as marked B. W. in the plan which is to be accounted two shares. Granted by B. Wentworth August 11, 1761, said township is divided into 72 equal shares, contains 23,040 acres, & ...
    • Contributor: Wentworth, Benning
    • Date: 1809
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    Bernard. Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Inscription above the plan: His Excellency Benning Wentworth, Esqr., a tract as marked in the plan B.W. to contain five hundred acres which is to be accounted two shares. Granted by B. Wentworth in 1761 ... Note below plan: There is no B.W. marked in the plan of Bernard on the charter records of the state of ...
    • Date: 1809
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    Map of state land tract, Greene Co. / done pursuant to law, Simeon DeWitt, Surveyor Gen'l. Blueprint copy of manuscript survey map of real property and land grants in central Greene County (N.Y.). Shows tract numbers, acreages, line measurements in chains, line declinations in degrees/minutes, and names of owners/grantees of some tracts. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Copy of Map No. 11, in Office of Secretary of State, and Map No. 261, in Office of State Engineer, with ...
    • Contributor: Cockburn, Jas - Trumpbour, Jaco - De Witt, Simeon - Gallien, Henry - New York (State). Secretary's Office - New York (State). State Engineer and Surveyor
    • Date: 1809