Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. "Longitude du méridien de l'île de Fer." Covers the area from Québec to the Gulf of Mexico and west of Santa Fé, N.M. Relief shown pictorially. Shows cities and towns, forts, some trails, and Indian villages and tribal territory. "Sur de nouvelles observations on à corrigé les lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." Stamped on: Depôt des cartes et journ. de la ...
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Québec and New England states boundaries. Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] v. 1, part 2, no. 83. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1673 Vault AACR2
Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (firm)
Scale ca. 1:3,300,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC copy incomplete. Southwest sheet (no. 33 from the Atlas générale) missing. Two copies. Copy 2 covers only northwest third. From the author's Atlas générale. [1727-80] no. 32. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 700/2
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Gravelot, Hubert François - La Fosse, (antoine)
Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. "Longitude occidentale du prémier méridien." Relief shown pictorially. "P. II. 46." Watermark: Y. From P. Santini's Atlas universel. 1776 [i.e. 1784] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Santini, P. - Remondini (firm)
Railroad maps represent an important historical record, illustrating the growth of travel and settlement as well as the development of industry and agriculture in the United States. They depict the development of cartographic style and technique, highlighting the achievement of early railroaders. Included in the collection are progress report surveys for individual lines, official government surveys, promotional maps, maps showing land grants and rights-of-way, ...
Shows northeast coast of the United States from New England to Virginia including coastal features and other geographical entities. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other Dutch maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the second volume has binder's title "Manuscript maps Atlantic ...
Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Grosser Atlas. Augsburg, 1740? Includes notes, ill., and 4 insets. Vertically fold-lined in half. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
The collection consists of 40 manuscript and 26 printed maps, and a manuscript atlas, the originals of which are in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division. The Rochambeau Map Collection contains cartographic items used by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725-1807), when he was commander in chief of the French expeditionary army (1780-82) during the American ...
Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
Scale ca. 1:2,200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows northern U.S. and Great Lakes region of U.S. and Canada. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
Covers northern New England and upper Saint Lawrence Valley. Does not show military positions, movements, or fortifications. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC copy lacks small marginal and internal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Scale ca. 1:12,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and Greenwich. "No. 24" in right margin. Shows areas of possession by color. Includes text and list of states and dominions. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 130 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Dunn, Samuel - Carver, Jonathan - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (firm)
Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Isle de Fer and Paris. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes and a listing of the 13 original states plus Vermont and the proposed name of 10 new states provided for in the Jeffersonian Ordinance of 1784, e.g. Silvania, Michigania ... Annotated on verso: 111. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
Very detailed commercial map of the continental United States showing drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, railroad stations, the entire railroad network with names or abbreviations of railroad companies along each line. [From published bibliography]
Shows the extent of New Spain and Florida, New France, the American colonies, and the West Indies, rivers, towns, and trade routes. Text in Latin. Title from caption. Relief shown pictorially. Measures east from unidentified prime meridian. Includes ill. Appears in : Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900 / James C. Martin and Robert Sidney Martin. Austin : Texas State Historical Association, 1999. ...
Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 40." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 111 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Relief shown pictorially and by hachures on some maps. Shows Anglo-French naval encounters in 1758 with pictorial ship symbols. Includes text and indexes to points of interest. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
Heyden, Christian Friederich Van Der - Frederic, J. A.
Scale ca. 1:11,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Shows territory from Hudson Bay to the Gulf of Mexico, and from headwaters of the Rio Grande to the mouth of the St. Lawrence. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 651/2
Consists of the Sanborn fire insurance map holdings of the Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress. These maps depict the commercial, industrial, and residential sections of approximately 12,000 cities and towns primarily in the United States but also include limited portions of Canada, Cuba, and Mexico. Sanborn maps were designed to assist fire insurance agents in determining the degree of hazard ...
Relief shown in hachures and spot heights. Includes Census of the United States for 1860. Includes insets of 6 views, 5 maps and 4 profiles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Maury, Matthew Fontaine - United States Naval Observatory
Outline map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed and contemplated railroads. The southern portion of map indicates proposed shipping routes to points in the West Indies and Middle America. This is one of the earliest small-scale government maps to show a railroad network. [From published bibliography]