Scale ca. 1:150,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. Originally on 12 plates. "This chart was drawn from particular surveys of the following places; and published for the use of British navigators, by command of the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty Charles Saunder, Pall Mall, May 1st., 1760." Shows settlements, ship channels, and anchorages. Includes text and ...
Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Caribbean region. "From: Geographischer Atlas. Berlin, bey Johann Michael Kunst. [1745-1772?]" Ownership seal stamped on. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 86 Includes inset of Hudson Bay [ca. 16,000,000] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
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 ...
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Scale ca. 1:19,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows some routes of exploration, land and sea. Includes "Avertissement." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651; 700/1; 700/2
L'isle, Guillaume De - Ottens, R. (reinier) - Ottens, J. (josua)
The collection represents an important historical record of the mapping of North America and the Caribbean. Most of the items presented here are documented in Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress compiled by John R. Sellers and Patricia Molen van Ee in 1981. The bibliography contains approximately 2,000 maps ...
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