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    Map of the world with the most recent discoveries.

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 99-42

    • Contributor: Van Schaack, Mary
    • Date: 1811
  • Map

    Map of the world shewing the extent and direction of the wind and the route to be followed in a circumnavigation of the globe

    Pen-and-ink, pencil, and red watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Wilkes, Charles
    • Date: 1856
  • Map

    Weltkarte des Idrisi vom Jahr 1154 n. Ch., Charta Rogeriana

    Relief shown pictorially. Place names in romanized Arabic. Accompanying text in English. Facsimile. Original version: 1154. Oriented with north to the bottom. Originally printed on 6 sheets, each ca. 47 x 68 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In manuscript blue pencil on verso: "Idrisi Weltkarte 1154 A.D., S. 1. Band, 2 Heft."

    • Contributor: Idrīs - Miller, Konrad
    • Date: 1928
  • Map

    [Manuscript maps of the world drawn by Cora H. Leeds]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by hachures. Title supplied by cataloger. Pencil and colored pencil. Gift; Andrew J. Cosentino; March 2001. All maps signed in pencil at lower right: Cora H. Leeds. Pin holes in margins of all sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2001-81

    • Contributor: Leeds, Cora H.
    • Date: 1930
  • Map

    Cheonhado.

    One map shows Ming Empire of China and the other map shows the world. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from verso in red ink: Chʻŏnha Chungguk. Possibly based on early map (date unknown) with addition of up-to-date place names. Alternate title previous supplied: Da ming hun yi tian xia quan tu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Date: 1800
  • Map

    Chikyū zenzu.

    Relief shown pictorially. Hand drawn copy of first map on copperplate in Japan. The paper has been authenticated by the Metropolitan Museum as 18th century Japanese paper. Originally published Tōto Shibamon, [Japan] : K. Shiba, 1792. Includes 8 ancillary maps, note, and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 31-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Shiba, Kōkan
    • Date: 1792
  • Map

    The geographical area and the population of the kingdom of light (the baptized) and the kingdom of darkness (the unbaptized).

    Shows Christians and non-Christians. From the papers of William McKinley. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Biblical verse in lower margin. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: McKinley, William
    • Date: 1890
  • Map

    [Map of the world on the Mercator projection].

    Shows latitude of Virginia. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H200 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In ink in upper left corner: No. 4. In pencil on verso: 139.

    • Date: 1875
  • Map

    The world

    "January 1833." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 99-43

    • Contributor: Van Schaack, Mary
    • Date: 1833
  • Map

    [Shi jie] quan tu.

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Maps probably drawn by the small boys in the Christian College, Canton, China. One of three maps drawn by the small boys in the Christian College, Canton, China. "136A". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Date: 1900
  • Map

    Taboas geraes de toda a navegação

    Relief shown pictorially. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 8 Orientation varies. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Preface (4 p.) and last map created and added in 1692 by Don Francisco de Seixas y Lovera. Some staining and acid-transfer throughout. Bound in white paper in 1983. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Albernaz, João Teixeira - Attayde, Jeronimo De. - Seixas Y Lovera, Francisco De.
    • Date: 1630

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    [Portolan atlas of 9 charts and a world map, etc. Dedicated to Hieronymus Ruffault, Abbot of St. Vaast].

    Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on vellum. Each double-page illumination (col. diagrs., col. maps) 21 x 29 cm. Compass rose on inside back cover. "Maps 1, 2, and 10 show America. No. 1 shows the Gulf of California which Ulloa discovered in 1539. On the same map Yucatan is shown as an island, and the east and west coasts of North and South America are ...

    • Contributor: Agnese, Battista
    • Date: 1544

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