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    The world on Mercator's projection, Scale ca. 1:33,000,000. Hand colored. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown pictorially. "Published by John Melish & Saml. Harrison." Cartouche: H. Bridport, deld. [sic], G. Murray, sct. Includes text "To find the distance of one place from another" and statistical table. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 700/1; 700/2
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Harrison, Samuel - Bridport, Hugh - Murray, George
    • Date: 1817
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    Plano borrador de las posesiones los Señores Forbes y Compañia entre los Rios Apalachicola y San Marcos en la Florida Occidental. Shows region east of Apalachicola River. Relief shown by hachures. Author's signature in lower right corner. "... Havana 30 de diciembre de 1817." Pen-and-ink. Watermark: M. 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. 50-72. 1987. p....
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1817
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    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
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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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    Plan of the city and suburbs of New Orleans : from an actual survey made in 1815 Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Includes ill. of buildings, with name and date of construction for each. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Tanesse, I. - Rollinson, William - Del Vecchio, Charles - Maspero, P.
    • Date: 1815
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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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    Map of the State of New York with part of the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey &c. Scale ca. 1:44,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows township and military tract boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lay, Amos
    • Date: 1817
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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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    Map of the State of New York with part of the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey &c. Scale ca. 1:44,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Bradford Co., Penn., established in 1810, under its previous name of Ontario County. Shows township and military tract boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lay, Amos
    • Date: 1817
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    Plan of New Haven Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings. Includes notes and "A short geographical description of New Haven." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, cut into 2 sheets with each of these sheets consisting of 2 sections that have been glued together.
    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Date: 1817
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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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    [Survey of the boundary between the District of Maine and the Province of New Brunswick from the Saint Croix River to the Wagansis River]. Ms.; pencil, pen-and-ink, and watercolor. Shows 1-mile base points along survey line. Relief shown by hachures. Originally printed on 3 sheets, 51 x 34 cm. and 49 x 34 cm. Accompanied by: Survey of Grand Portage & River St. John ([12], 164, [59] pp. ; 32 cm.) ; Survey of River St. Francois [and] Triangles taken at Mars Hill and calculated ([16], 82, [136]...
    • Contributor: Johnson, John
    • Date: 1817
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    Chart of the Mediterranean Sea Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings in insets. Insets: Bay & roads of Marseilles -- The harbour of Genoa -- Plan of the rock and bay of Gibraltar : shewing the position of the combined fleet and attack of the battering ships in 1782 -- Gulf of Smyrna -- Attack on Algiers by the fleet under the command of Adml. Lord Exmouth, Augst....
    • Contributor: Thomson, John - Neele, Samuel John
    • Date: 1817
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    [Survey of the boundary between the District of Maine and the Province of New Brunswick from the Saint Croix River to the Wagansis River]. Ms.; pencil, pen-and-ink, and watercolor. Shows 1-mile base points along survey line. Relief shown by hachures. Accompanied by: Survey of Grand Portage & River St. John ([12], 164, [59] pp. ; 32 cm.) ; Survey of River St. Francois [and] Triangles taken at Mars Hill and calculated ([16], 82, [136] pp. ; 33 cm.). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Johnson, John
    • Date: 1817
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    New-Hampshire : from late survey Scale [ca. 1:430,000]. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes notes and col. ill. Copy 1 imperfect: Stained, small tears along edges. Copy 2 imperfect: Darkened, stained, small tears along edges, mounted on paper backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2 Acquisitions control no.: 2002-29
    • Contributor: Ruggles, Edward - Eddy, O. T. (Oliver Tarbell)
    • Date: 1817
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    A new and elegent general atlas, containing maps of each of the United States. Signed by H.S. Tanner, S. Lewis, W. Darby, and Sam Harrison as engravers. Map 54 of Louisiana Territory is a reduction of W. Darby's 4 sheet map issued in 1817. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1817

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