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    This plan of the British dominions of New England in North Am... Scale ca. 1:316,800. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions. "Published by the executors of Dr. William Douglas of Boston in New England, from his original draught." "Engraved by R. W. Seale." Includes inset of "Casco Bay" area. LC copy annotated in ink with additional place names. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 796 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Douglass, William - Seale, Richard William
    • Date: 1753
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    A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland : laid down fro... Plate no. 61 of the author's A complete atlas, or distinct views of the world. 1752. Phillips 614 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Vault Acquisitions control no. 94-25
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    [Portion of a map of Feliciana District, Spanish Louisiana, f... Shows area in West Feliciana Parish. Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermarks. 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. ...
    • Contributor: Bolling, Christopher - Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1799
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    [Coast of Maine showing entrances of Blue Hill Bay, Isle of H... Scale ca. 1:48,500. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Deterioration along the bottom right edges. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: [des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet)] - [Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1776
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    Sketch of St. Jo[hn's] Harbour, and part of the river. Scale ca. 1:150,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Imperfect: Deteriorating along upper edge of border. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1760
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    Carolina. "51" in upper right-hand corner. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Date: 1732
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    A plan and section of the old wharf, with ye design of a new ... Scale 1:600; 50 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Includes index to points of interest and profile of the dock. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Dixon, Matthew
    • Date: 1756
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    Maps: Bach to Baseball Cards - Conservation Highlights (Prese... Maps - Bach to Baseball Cards: Preserving the Nation's Heritage at the Library of Congress
    • Date: 1749
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    [Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 33. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1084 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1760
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    Draft of roads in New Jersey. Scale not given. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Shows roads of Camden and Gloucester counties, New Jersey. Described in Samuel S. Smith's The fight for the Delaware, under the title Route the Hessians took from Coopers Ferry to Red Bank. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1263 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1777
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    Plan of Bahía Honda. Plan of Puerto de Cavañas. Scale ca. 1:25,500 and ca. 1:105,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1798, 1802 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/2; 650/4
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    A general map of the middle British colonies in America, viz.... Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "West longitude from London" and "from Philadelphia." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 716 Includes text, historical notes, distance charts, and inset of "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 700/1
    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis - Bowles, Carington
    • Date: 1771
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    [St. Eustatius, Leeward Islands]. Shows aerial view of the port of Sint Eustatius in the northern Leeward Islands of the West Indies including buildings, ships, and fortifications. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye-view. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In ink on paper slip affixed to cloth backing on verso: St. Eustatius, no. 157. Imperfect: Staining in left margin.
    • Date: 177?
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    To His Royal Highness. George Ausgustus Frederick. Prince of ... Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, Bermudas, West Indies, and northern South America. European possessions shown by color. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Includes acknowledgment dated Jan. 25, 1774 at Plantation Office, Whitehall by John Pownall, secry. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1699 Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Speer, Joseph Smith
    • Date: 1774
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    [The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, e... Scale ca. 1:32,400. Title from the author's The course of Delaware River ... 1778. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Shows soundings, disposition of ships, etc. Names "Fort Mifflin" and "Fort Mercer" added in a different hand. Includes "A sketch of Fort Island" and "Profile and plan of the sunk frames or chevaux de frise which formed the stockadoes in the river." LC ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    [Map of Missouri River and vicinity from Saint Charles, Misso... Date from accompanying text. Relief shown by symbols for "Black Mountains" or Black Hills. Some place names in both English and French. Based on surveys up to the Mandan-Hidatsa villages by James Mackay and John Evans. Longitudinal errors, at least in part, account for map not being drawn to scale. Prime meridian: Paris [?]. Pen-and-ink. Some pen-and-ink annotations made after 1798. Map backed with ...
    • Contributor: Finiels, Nicolas De. - Lewis, Meriwether - Clark, William - Harrison, William Henry - Mackay, James - Evans, John
    • Date: 1798
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    Map of the country about the Mississippi. Not drawn to scale. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen and ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows area from Lake Erie to the mouth of the Ohio River. Also mounted on sheet, in same handwriting as map, 2 sheets, one of questions, one of information relating to the map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 775 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Chegeree
    • Date: 1755
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    [A chart of New York Island & North River: East River, passag... Scale ca. 1:50,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy incomplete: Western half missing. Shows Long Island north shore from Eaton's Neck west to Cow Bay. 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: 1770
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    A new map of the British colonies in North America, shewing t... Scale ca. 1:3,340,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Published by John Andrews and John Harris. Includes listing of "References to the names of the counties not inserted in this map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Andrews, John - Harris, John
    • Date: 1781
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    A new & accurate map of the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Bre... Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 63." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 272 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    This plan of the city of Philadelphia and its environs (showi... Relief shown by hachures. Also shows all buildings, names of wharves and landings along the Delaware riverbank, wooded areas, and tract lines beyond the city borders. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy halved for folding, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with blue-and-white cloth border. Wheat & Brun no. 468. Includes notes, index to points ...
    • Contributor: Hills, John - Cooke, John
    • Date: 1796
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    The marches of Lord Cornwallis in the Southern Provinces, now... Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "References. The marches of the army under Ld. Cornwallis are coloured red. Those of the guard under Brigr. Genl. O'Hara are coloured blue. Those of the British legion under Lt. Coll. Tarleton are coloured yellow." Shows routes for marches in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia. From Banastre Tarleton's A history of the campaigns of 1780 and 1781, ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William - Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis
    • Date: 1787
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    Soundings of the bar of Sandy Hook at low water & the marks m... Scale ca. 1:31,500. Depths shown by soundings. Title on verso: Sandy Hook, 133. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Prime meridian: Greenwich. Inset view: Appearance of the leading mark over the bar. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1292 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Date: 1770
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    An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian... Scale ca. 1:530,000. Hand colored. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows precinct boundaries. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775. Insets: The harbour of Port Royal [ca. 1:200,000]--The bar and harbour of Charlestown [ca. 1:75,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1394 Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1775
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    A new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Bri... Scale ca. 1:3,600,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Imprint date from Henry Stevens and Roland Tree's Comparative cartography, item 55c. Includes descriptive text. Insets: A view of ye industry of ye beavers of Canada ... the cataract of Niagara ...---A draught of ye town and harbour of Charles-town.--A map of the principal part of North America.--A map of the improved part ...
    • Contributor: Moll, Herman - Bowles, Thomas - Bowles, John
    • Date: 1731
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    North America including the British colonies and the territor... Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. "Longitude west from London." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Hollingsworth, S. - Lizars, Daniel
    • Date: 1787
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    A Sketch of the Battle of German. Tn., 4th. October 1777, whe... Scale ca. 1:16,200. Relief shown by shading. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Differs from other copies by oval cartouche. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1345 Stamped on verso: Montresor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1777
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    A plan of Chaleur Bay, in the Gulf of St. Laurence. Scale ca. 1:450,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. From The North American pilot. 1784 [i.e. 1788] vol. 1. No. "14" stamped on. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Sayer, Robert - Norwich (Ship)
    • Date: 1780
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    A map of the island of Dominica taken from an actual survey, ... Relief shown pictorially. From Gentleman's magazine and historical chronicle. December 1778, v. 48. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2040 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bowen, Thomas
    • Date: 1778
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    [Survey map of part of S.W. and S.E. Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Q St. S.W./S.E., Anacostia River, S St. S.W., and Potomac River. Shows block outlines and numbers, street center-lines, base points, and dimensions. Does not show lots or land ownership. Title devised by cataloger. In pencil on paper slip affixed to cloth backing: Map found in an old closet in 1859 at Mt. Vernon exhibiting a portion of the city of ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1791
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover... Photocopy of a facsim. of the 1791 L'Enfant plan. Original facsim. extensively annotated in ink by Lawrence Martin, chief, Division of Maps, Library of Congress. Includes text, indexed "References," and photocopied newspaper article titled "New city of Washington," from the Gazette of the United States, Philadelphia, Jan. 4, 1792. At lower right: N.I. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Martin, Lawrence - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1791
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    An accurate map of North America. Describing and distinguishi... Scale ca. 1:550,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Longit. w. from London." From Thomas Jefferys' American atlas. 1775. no. 5, 6. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 23 Includes historical notes, excerpts from the treaty of 1763, and insets of "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay," and "The passage by land to California." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel - Sayer, Robert - Gibson, J. (John)
    • Date: 1775
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    A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebuc... Scale ca. 1:62,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. "Published by command of the Right Honourable the Lords of Trade & Plantations, for the benefit of the trade and navigation of Great Britain and its colonies." "IX." Includes inscription to "George Dunk, Earl of Halifax" and navigational text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Morris, Charles - Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1778
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    An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cap... Scale ca. 1:590,000. Shows longitude east and west from Boston. Soundings in feet. Imperfect. Lower right section missing. Parts of upper right section torn away. Includes tables, distance charts, and insets of New York, Boston, and Halifax harbors, Casco Bay, and Annapolis Royal. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 710
    • Contributor: Southack, Cyprian - Jno. Mount and Tho. Page
    • Date: 1775
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    The country twenty-five miles round London : planned from a s... Relief shown by hachures. "The scale around the map is divided into statute miles east and west from the meridian of London, and north & south from the parallel of the same place, which is in Lat 51°30'." London meridian. London and surrounding region, including Middlesex, and parts of Surrey, Kent, Essex, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Date: 1790
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    A map of the isle of Cuba, with the Bahama Islands, Gulf of F... Scale ca. 1:2,750,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1781 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy hand colored. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1762
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    A map of Connecticut and Rhode Island with Long Island Sound,... Shows Fairfield, New Haven, and New London counties in Connecticut, towns, roads, rivers, and place names in Connecticut, Rhode Island and part of Long Island. Includes copper mine near Simsbury, Conn. Also shows relief. From The Gentleman's magazine and historical chronicle (November, 1776), vol. 46. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1776
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    Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey ... Scale ca. 1:300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Scattered holes and general deterioration. Includes "Plan of the city of Washington and Territory of Columbia" and a dedication. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Griffith, Dennis - Thackara, James - Vallance, J. (John)
    • Date: 1795
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    A new map of Jamaica; in which the several towns, forts, & se... Scale ca. 1:500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Publish'd 1st. Jany. 1771." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1927 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "A general plan of Port Royal, in which the different states of the town are accurately laid down," ca. 1:3,200. No. "47" on verso. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington - Sheffield
    • Date: 1771
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington exhibiting the propert... Cadastral maps showing original landholdings with 1858 street system superimposed. Lingan map covers area bounded by W, 16th, H, 22nd, and Boundary streets N.W. Baily map covers area bounded by F, 14th, N, and 10th streets S.E. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification headed: Surveyors ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Fenwick, George - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1794
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    A map of the town's of Livingston, Germantown, and Clermont i... General-content regional map of 3 towns (townships) in N.Y. State showing rural buildings and householders' names. Also gives orientation data for the segment lines of the township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Does not show real property or cadastral data. "This map is an exact copy from the original on a scale of 80 ch's to an inch." "Scale of original map 40 ch's ...
    • Contributor: Wigram, John - Pease, Richard H. - New York (State). Secretary's Office
    • Date: 1798
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    A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt, Scale ca. 1:600,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially. The title, land tract boundaries with owners' initials, and some place names have been identified as annotations by George Washington made ca. 1780. The author and date of the manuscript map is not known; reference sources indicate between 1758 and 1771. Phillips. Maps of America p. 713 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George - Crawford, William
    • Date: 1780
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    Sketch of part of the road from Freehold to Middle Town shewi... Scale ca. 1:15,500 (not 800 paces to an in.). Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. Shows position of grenadiers and guns before and after the action. "No. 10." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1279 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/1; 651/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1778
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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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    Position of the army on the 8th Octbr. 1777. Scale ca. 1:7,200. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows British and German troop positions. Includes key to the military units. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1179 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650
    • Date: 1777
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    Sketch of the engagement at Trenton, given on the 26th of Dec... Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1267 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 650/1
    • Contributor: Wiederholdt, Andreas
    • Date: 1776
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    Fort on Charlestown Point. Scale 1:3,168; 264 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 1. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 926 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1776
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    The Russian discoveries from the map published by the Imperia... "Printed for Robt. Sayer, Map and Printseller..." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 1775
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    The State of Maryland from the best authorities. Scale ca. 1:770,000. Meridians: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Includes inset "Continuation of the Potowmac River, from Fort Cumberland." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Barker, W. (William) - Carey, Mathew - Guthrie, William
    • Date: 1795
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    A map of the British and French dominions in North America, w... Relief shown pictorially. Second impression of 1st ed. Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 38 Includes text and inset "A new map of Hudson's Bay and Labrador from the late survey of those coasts." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Mitchell, John - Kitchin, Thomas - Millar, Andrew
    • Date: 1755
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    A correct map of Connecticut from actual survey. Engraved for Dr. Trumbull's History of Connecticut. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Date: 1797
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    Modern Asia Relief shown pictorially. "Pubd. as the Act directs August 13th, 1796 by J. Wilks." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Wilkes, John - Neele, Samuel John
    • Date: 1796
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    A new map of the British colonies in North America, shewing t... Scale ca. 1:3,340,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Published by John Andrews and Andrew Dury. Includes listing of "References to the names of the countries not inserted in this map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Andrews, John - Dury, Andrew
    • Date: 1777
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat... Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, and street names. Covers area bounded by 17th, G, 19th streets S.E., and the Anacostia River. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermark: IV. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1269 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    A map of the provinces of New-York and New Jersey, with a par... Scale ca. 1:1,040,000. Hand colored. LC copy mounted on cloth and paper backing. Prime meridian: New York. Relief shown pictorially. Shows administrative divisions in New York and New Jersey. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1048 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph - Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Date: 1777
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    This map of Kentucke : drawn from actual observations, is ins... Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Border hand col. Includes inscriptions. Gift and purchase; Partially funded by J. Thomas Touchton, made in memory of his Kentucky-born grandmother, Ruth Embry Touchton; also partially funded by Eric Wolf. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 3012 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2000-72
    • Contributor: Filson, John - Pursell, Henry D. - Rook, Ternon
    • Date: 1784
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    Plan of part of the River Delaware from Chester to Philadelph... Scale ca. 1:30,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1366 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso: Delaware-River from Chester to Philadelphia, by Mr. Hunter, June 1778. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Hunter, John
    • Date: 1778
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    This map of the county of Cornwall, in the island of Jamaica LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1936 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "D. Fournier, invt. et delin." Inscribed "To the Right Honorable Robert, Earl of Holdernesse." Vault AACR2: 700/1; 700/3
    • Contributor: Craskell, Thomas - Moore, Henry - Simpson, James - Fournier, Daniel
    • Date: 1763
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    Map of the county of Frederick, 1769. Scale ca. 1:900,000. Title from manuscript annotations, ascribed to George Washington, on verso. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1438 Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651; 700/1
    • Contributor: Moffet, J. - Washington, George
    • Date: 1769
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    A draught of the Bay of Honduras and part of the Musquetto Sh... Scale ca. 1:435,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over a cross, all over an undecipherable mark and the letters LVC. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2128 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 60 Includes descriptive notes and "A large draught of Trusillo Bay of lattid. 16⁰14ʹ No., variation 6⁰30ʹ e[as]terly," ca. 1:38,000. Shows ...
    • Contributor: Robertson, George
    • Date: 1764
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    Plan of the city and harbour of the Havana. Scale ca. 1:20,000. Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings. Depths shown by soundings. "Plate 18, page 81." Appears in the author's A description of the Spanish Islands and settlements on the coast of the West Indies. 1762. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1809 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed to show points of ...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1762
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    [Map of a portion of Bayou St. John, New Orleans]. Relief shown by hachures. Text in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Vander Ley and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters Vander Ley. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Trudeau, Charles Laveau - Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1795
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    Map of the middle states of North America with part of Canada... Item 32 in exhibit, "City of magnificent distances, the nation's capital," that was presented in 1991 at Library of Congress. Map incorrectly locates "Columbia" (Washington, D.C.) on Shenandoah River Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Soiled, annotated in pen-and-ink.
    • Date: 1791
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    Fort on Fort Hill in Boston. Scale 1:1,584; 132 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 4. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 925 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1776
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    To the Hone. Jno. Hancock, Esqre. president of ye Continental... Scale ca. 1:320,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Indexed for points of interest. Insets with indexes: Plan of Boston and its environs, 1775.--A view of the lines thrown up on Boston Neck; by the ministerial army. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 880 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard - Hancock, John
    • Date: 1775
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    Battle of Guildford fought on the 15 of March 1781. Scale ca. 1:10,800. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1514 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650
    • Date: 1781
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    A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Del... Scale ca. 1:960,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows trails. Includes descriptive notes and distance chart. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1035 LC Trails, 65 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1749
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    [Plan of the encampment and position of the army under His Ex... Scale ca. 1:14,400. Title from engraved map published by William Faden, 1780. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1181 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650
    • Contributor: Wilkinson, William Cumberland
    • Date: 1777
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover... The earliest extant plan of Washington D.C., known as "The L'Enfant Plan." At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Dark and light inks, watercolors, and lead pencil annotations (some erased). Watermarks: GR, TB, [crown over fleur-de-lis in shield]. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Brittle, torn, faded, missing edge and interior sections, varnished, darkened, and housed between sheets of glass in wooden frame. ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
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    A new general chart of the West Indies, from the latest marin... Scale ca. 1:3,150,000. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows Florida, portions of Mexico, Central America, and South America. Appears in John William's The American pilot ... 1792. Labels mounted on verso: Chart of the West Indies. 1789. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1746 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2 Vault
    • Contributor: Carleton, Osgood - Norman, William
    • Date: 1789
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    A New map of North America from the latest discoveries. Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From London magazine, v. 32, Jan. 1763. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 106 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1763
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    A sketch of the action between the British forces and the Ame... Scale ca. 1:13,800. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 902 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Faden, William
    • Date: 1775
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    Bowles's map of the seat of war in New England. Comprehending... Scale ca. 1:800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 811 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Date: 1776
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    A compleat map of the West Indies containing the coasts of Fl... Scale ca. 1:9,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude from Ferro." From Robert Sayer and John Bennett's The American military pocket atlas. [1776] Two copies. Copy 1, margins trimmed. Copy 2, "41" in upper and lower right corners. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1697 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Dunn, Samuel - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1774
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    A Plan of the Battle of Bunker Hill Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text, Printed line of music and verses of drinking songs on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Described in LC Information bull. v. 42 no. 17, 25 Apr. 1983 Vault Acquisitions control no. 7-82
    • Contributor: Clinton, Henry
    • Date: 1775
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    A draught of the towns of Boston and Charles Town and the cir... Scale ca. 1:26,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. "N.B. The rebels entrenchments are express'd as they appear from Beacon Hill which are color'd yellow." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 906 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Date: 1775
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    A plan of Portsmouth Harbour in the province of Virginia shew... Scale ca. 1:95,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Stratton, James
    • Date: 1782
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    A new & accurate map of Bermudas or Sommer's Islands, taken f... Scale ca. 1:95,000 and ca. 1:110,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 64." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2147 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    An accurate map of North America. Describing and distinguishi... Scale ca. 1:550,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Longit. w. from Ferro." Lowery 472 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 22 Includes historical notes, notes on territorial claims, and insets of "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson's Bay" and "The passage by land to California." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; ...
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel - Gibson, J. (John) - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1772
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    Bowles's New pocket guide through England & Wales : comprehen... Relief shown pictorially. Title from label affixed to box lid. Title on label affixed to box front: England. LC copy imperfect: Three pieces missing. Puzzle outline irregular. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Shelf
    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Date: 1780
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    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with t... Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 179?
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    The United States of America with the British possessions of ... Relief shown pictorially. Differs from other copies in coloration. Prime meridians: Ferro and London. Includes article III of the Treaty. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 752 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Control no. 2001-30
    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1783
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    The West Indies exhibiting the English, French, Spanish, Dutc... Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1689 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1760
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    Connecticut. From Morse, Maps of America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Stockdale, John
    • Date: 1794
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    A compleat description of the province of Carolina in 3 parts...
    Complete description of the province of Carolina in 3 parts | Improved part from the surveys of Maurice Mathews & Mr. John Love | West part by Capt. Tho. Nairn | Chart of the coast from Virginia to Cape Florida
    Shows coastal area from North Carolina to Florida. Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Charles Town. Mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexed inset of "A plan of the town & harbour of Charles Town," and inset "The town and harbour of St Augustin," and col. ill. Copy imperfect: Discoloration ...
    • Contributor: Crisp, Edw. (Edward) - Nairne, Thomas - Harris, John - Mathews, Maurice - Love, John - Crisp, Edw
    • Date: 1711
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    [Battle of Bunker Hill. Scale ca. 1:3,900. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References" to points of military interest in different hand and ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 897 Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat... Covers area bounded by 9th, 11th, G, nd I streets N.W. Shows house and graveyard dimensions, block dimensions, and block numbers. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 65 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner collection 10. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    A Map of the route from the city of Albany to the Fort Ossweg... Scale ca. 1:410,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: I. Villedary. Also shows the route from Albany to "Crown Point, belonging to the French." Includes "An account of miles from the city of Albany to Osswego." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1080 Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1750
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    A map of the British and French settlements in North America Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. From: Scots magazine. 1755, v. 17. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 66 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes brief text summarizing the English claim to North America. Mounted on paper, mounted on cloth. Margins trimmed. Minor staining.
    • Contributor: Phin, Thomas
    • Date: 1755
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    A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks mad... Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated: By Lieutt. Knatchbull, Recd. 31 Jany. 1778. Includes directions for navigation and profile "The appearance of Montoc Point and the land to the w[es]tward diste. 3 leag. off shore." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1228 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Knatchbull, Charles
    • Date: 1777
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    [Plat of land grant survey in South Carolina, accompanied by ... Pen-and-ink. "Five hundred acres surveyed for him [James Mims] the 4th day of August 1796. Situate in the District of Charleston in St. James 's Parish Goose Creek ... given under the Great Seal of the State." On verso of deed: Dated 3d October 1793. Includes text. Copy imperfect: Stained and deteriorated along the folded lines of deed of grant. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: South Carolina
    • Date: 1796
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    A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adja... Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's General topography of North America and the West Indies... 1768. Hand colored. Copy incomplete: Coverage ends at 100⁰ W. long. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 95 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    A survey of the roads of the United States of America Relief shown by hachures. Orientation varies. Phillips, 1326 Maps no. 34-39 are believed to never have been engraved as they are wanting in all known copies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On original paper cover in manuscript ink: "Collis's plan of the roads throughout the United States." Accompanied by broadside: Proposals for publishing A survey of ...
    • Contributor: Colles, Christopher - Tiebout, Cornelius
    • Date: 1789

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    A plan of Chignecto (called also by the French Beau-Bassin) a... Shows region of Fort Lawrence and Fort Beauséjour in Chignecto Isthmus. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1755
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    A Plan of the Rosalij Compy. Estates, the property of His Exc... Scale ca. 1:3,960. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman: C. [and a fleur-de-lis on a crowned shield, over the letters GR] Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north to the right. Pictorial map. Annotated under title: 106. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 379 Includes index and view inset of "Rosalij." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: ...
    • Date: 1776
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    The above plan is a discription of a new township called Roya... Scale ca. 1:30,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows township lots and owners. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 834 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Noyes, Joseph
    • Date: 1766
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    A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys... Scale ca. 1:800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows the Canadian-United States border from Lake Ontario along the St. Lawrence River to 45⁰ N. latitude, east to the Connecticut River, and northeast along the "Height of the land." Coverage of areas away from the boundary is focused upon the southern portion of Quebec and the northern portion of New York State, ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William - Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Date: 1777
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    A Plan of the siege of the Havana. Drawn by an officer.15th A... Scale ca. 1:34,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1811 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the Annual register's A compleat history of the late war; or Annual register of ... 1763. p. 498. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1763
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    The American military pocket atlas; being an approved collect... LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 143, 714, 1073, 1396, 1697 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1776

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    Plan of Charles Town, Maryland. Cadastral survey map showing lot/tract lines, lot numbers, public lands, street names, and some acreages. Relief shown by form lines. Also shows "The Lord Properiators [sic] two lots." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Manuscript: pen-and-ink (dark brown). Original sheet and backing hemmed by cloth strips at the 4 edges. Imperfect: Mottled, fold-lined, missing small sections at sheet edges/fold lines. Includes notes and ...
    • Date: 1770