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    A new map of Nova Scotia, and Cape Britain. With the adjacent parts of New England and Canada, composed from a great number of actual surveys; and other materials regulated by many ... Scale ca. 1:1,900,000; English marine leagues 20 to a degree; English miles 69 1/2 to a degree. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows Maritime Provinces, New England, and St. Lawrence Valley region to Montreal. LC copy imperfect: Left margin wanting. Includes table of sources of observations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1755
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Shows block numbers and outlines, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolors on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Este plano manifiesta la cituación y configuración del bajo llamado el Cascabel, ignorada de los practicos de esta costa, hasta el año 1790, su verdadera situacn. la qe. se hallo ser por ... Shows a portion of the Salinas Bay and associated coast between Morro Hermoso and Arroyo Hondo. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Van der Ley. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 286 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Mounted on cloth backing. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 39. Vault
    • Contributor: Lopez
    • Date: 1790
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    [Map showing Hispaniola, eastern portions of Cuba and Jamaica, western portion of Puerto Rico, and other adjacent islands]. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and green watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 477 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in black ink in upper right corner: N. 5 [indecipherable]. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 10. Vault
    • Date: 1700
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    Descripción de la costa de Salé que comprende desde Cavo Blanco ... Shows coast of Morocco between Casablanca and Salé. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 606 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note and index. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 274. Vault
    • Contributor: Cierto, Andres
    • Date: 1764
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    [Fort Edward to Crown Point. Scale ca. 1:250,000. Title from manuscript catalog of the Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. In pencil: No. 26. "The original of this plan was found with General de Diskau when he was taken prisoner." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Dieskau, Jean Hermant
    • Date: 1755
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Printed in black only. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. LC copy fold-lined, thirded, and...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
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    A sketch of the field of battle with the disposition of the troops in the beginning of the engagement of the 9th of July on the Monongahela 7 miles from Fort Du ... Scale 1:10,800; 300 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. The name R. Ohio applies also to the Allegheny. "No. 27." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and military positions. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/3
    • Date: 1755
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    [Braddock's route, 1755, Fort Cumberland to Fort Pitt. Scale 1:316,800; 5 mi. to an in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: Braddock's rout 1755. Shows "Genl. Braddock field," but the route is via Fort Burd, built in 1759. The Monongahela River is extensively mapped. "No. 22. Case C, no. 1." Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Date: 1760
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    [Plan of the town and harbour of St. Augustine. Scale ca. 1:47,000. Title from typed label mounted with map. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings. Ascribed to William Roberts' An account of the first discovery and natural history of Florida, 1763 by typed label mounted with map. Differs from the map in Roberts' work and from the map in Thomas Jefferys' A description of the Spanish...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1762
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    Plan of the city of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Watermark: SL. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copy accompanied by printed exhibit caption slip, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in lower margin: The final version of the L'Enfant Plan, probably printed in 1794 ... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1794
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    A plan of part of the rivers Tombecbe, Alabama, Tensa, Perdido, & Scambia in the province of West Florida; with a sketch of the boundary between the nation of upper Creek Indians ... Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Drawn from the original map in British archives "Col. Off. 5. Vol. 73, pp. 103-104. (Old A.W.I. 276)." Includes descriptive index and notes. On verso: Endorsed. In Mr. Stuarts (No. 39) of 6th Feby. 1772. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1649 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 858 Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: Taitt, David - Stuart, John
    • Date: 1771
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    A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, chief cities, townes, rivers, mountains &c. Relief shown pictorially. "Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Glocester." Shows California as an island. The number "39" appears beneath the cartouche. LC copy mounted on cloth and annotated in black ink: This is map no. 39 of Edward Well's A new sett of maps. London 1722. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100;...
    • Contributor: Burghers, Michael - Wells, Edward
    • Date: 1722
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    Carte de la coste de la province de la Louisiane et des bouches du Micissipy ou fleuve St. Louis, Scale ca. 1:700,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows the coast from "Baye de l'Ascencion," Louisiana to "Baye St. Joseph," Florida. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1603 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 821 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Lefargue, Jean
    • Date: 1768
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    Connecticut. Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude west of Greenwich and east from Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. "Zu Ebelings Erdbeschreibung von Amerika." "No. VI."
    • Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F.
    • Date: 1796
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    Plan of the inlet, strait, & town of St. Augustine. Scale ca. 1:9,100. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. "No. 9." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1636 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 907 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2
    • Contributor: Roworth, Sam
    • Date: 1760
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    Map showing the west shore of the North or Hudson River, Scale not given. Title from penciled annotation in upper left corner. Manuscript, pen-and-ink tracing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. Shows the coastal area of Jersey City from "Hobocken" to "Salt Meadows." Includes penciled presentation note: Hon. Chas. H. Winfield with respects of R. C. Baevt, c.e. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1246 Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Ratzer, Bernard - Baevt, R. C.
    • Date: 1767
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    A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776. Scale ca. 1:130,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. Centered on the Hudson River and New York Bay from Sandy Hook to Haverstraw. Includes index entitled "References." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1057 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated changing publication date to 1778, showing additional shoals...
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1777
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    Les costes aux environs de la rivière de Misisipi : découvertes par Mr. de la Salle en 1683 et reconnues par Mr. le Chevallier d'Iberville en 1698 et 1699 Relief shown pictorially. Shows locations of Indian villages found by La Salle during his explorations of the coastal areas of the United States. From: L'Atlas curieux / N. de Fer. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text entitled "Description de la Découverte du Missisipi, par N. de Fer" and ill. in title area.
    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De - Ginville, Vincent De.
    • Date: 1701
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    [Chart of Nantucket Island and the eastern half of Martha's Vineyard. Scale ca. 1:51,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along fold and margins. Includes navigational notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 977 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1776
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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
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    [Map of the roads from New Rochelle to Kingstreet, Westchester County. Scale ca. 1:63,000. Title from P. L. Phillip's A list of maps of America, p. 502. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1088 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1770
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    Europe. "Printed for T. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard, John Bowles & Son in Cornhil, & Robt. Sayer in Fleetstreet." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 17??
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    L'Asie : dresée sur les observations de l'Academie Royale des Sciences et quelques autres, et sur les memoires les plus recens. Relief shown pictorially. Note: Advertissement - Comme il y a plusieurs choses sur cette carte et sur les autres que j'ay mises au jour qui sont differentes de ce qui se trouve sur les cartes qui ont paru jus qu'icy; il est at propos d'avertir icy que cela n'est point arrivé par inadvertena et que je rends raison de ces changemens dans la Nouvelle...
    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1700
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    Sketch of the road from Paulus Hook and Hobocken to New Bridge. Scale ca. 1:24,000; 800 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Authorship attributed to B. Morgan and J. Hills in the table of contents of the collection. Includes note Fort Constitution "Evacuated by the rebels, 18th Novr. 1776." Accompanied by Hills map collection title page and table of...
    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin
    • Date: 1778