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    Plan of the mouth of the Mississipi to explain the direction of the thelegraphies lines from Balize to Plaquemines & for other puposes : No. 4, report of the 1st June 1813

    Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 462" and hand-written title of "No. 4 Missipi from Balise to Plaquemines telegraphik line" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    Plan of the mouths of the Mississipi to shew the different situations of the passes of S.W, S.E., N.E., Latoutre & their soudings

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Shows fortifications, soundings, river conditions, and batteries at the mouth of the Mississippi river. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 461" on verso. Includes inset of "Plan of the projected battery." Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    Survey from the bay of Perdido to Mobile Point made by order of Genl. James Wilkinson

    Pen-and-ink. "April 1813." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Joseph C.
    • Date: 1813
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    Fort of Balise, no. 1 report May 30th 1813

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows finished Fort of Balize. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 459" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    A new chart of Nantucket Shoals & George's Bank with the adjacent coast

    Relief shown by soundings. Includes navigational notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Torn along edges, stained, darkened, creased, backed by cloth. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-099

    • Contributor: Lambert, Samuel
    • Date: 1813
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    Plan of the N.W. frontier

    Shows the Mississippi River from St. Anthony Falls to St. Louis, the Missouri River west to South Dakota, the Illinois River east to Lake Michigan, and tributaries. Title from verso. Gift; Woodbury Blair, Minna Blair Richey, Gist Blair, and Montgomery Blair; 1903. Pen-and-ink, mounted on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis ...

    • Contributor: Clark, William
    • Date: 1813
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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 the compact part of the town of Portsmouth in the state of New Hampshire : 1813

    General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Includes embellished title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, soiled, small tears along edges, small pieces missing, annotated in pen-and-ink and watercolor to show area "destroyed by fire Decr. 22nd 1813," sectioned and mounted on cloth backing.

    • Contributor: Hales, John Groves - Wightman, Thomas
    • Date: 1813
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    Plan of the siege of St. Sebastian in the year 1813.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows left and right attacks against San Sebastian from July to September 1813. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Indexed. Mounted on cloth backing. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Date: 1813
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    Plan of Fort Meigs' and its environs : compricing [sic] the operations of the American forces, under Genl. W.H. Harrison, and the British Army and their allies, under Genl. Proctor and Tecumseh

    Ms. pictorial map showing troop positions during the Siege of Fort Meigs, Perrysburg (Ohio), 1813. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Text, descriptive notes, and poem are mechanically printed on the sheet. Brittle, missing sections of margin/border, mounted on cloth backing. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, notes, poem, and col. ill. of ...

    • Contributor: Sebree, William
    • Date: 1813
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    Plan of the entrance of Barataria with a projected battery proposed by Lt. Coll. G.T. Ross. No. 9 Rapport May 3d 1813 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Includes index to projected battery. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 463" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - Ross, G. T. - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    State of New-York for Spafford's gazetteer

    Greenwich longitude numbers in top border, New York meridian citation at bottom: E. lon. from New York. Map removed from the 1813 ed. of H.G. Spafford's gazetteer: A gazetteer of the State of New-York. Albany, 1813. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, brittle, paper darkened, sheet trimmed.

    • Contributor: Spafford, Horatio Gates - Spafford, C. - Maverick, Peter - Southwick, Henry Collins
    • Date: 1813
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    Connecticut, from actual survey.

    LC Trails, no. 285 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Warren, Moses - Gillet, George - Hudson & Goodwin
    • Date: 1813
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    Plan of the fortification at Mobile Point / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Indexed. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 466" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    America

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows major cities, political divisions, physical features, and areas of Indian habitation; Mississippi River as boundary between [French] Louisiana and the United States; Greenland, islands in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, western Europe, west coast of Africa, and the Mediterranean Sea. English and Spanish. Longitude based on Greenwich meridian. LC copy imperfect: Partly torn at lower edge. Includes dates of exploration ...

    • Contributor: Thomson, John - J. & G. Menzies
    • Date: 1813