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    Carte de la Louisiane cours du Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] ...

    Covers United States west of Rio Grande River. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. Phillips. Maps of America. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Stained. LC copy mounted on cloth backing.

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Heulland, Guillaume D
    • Date: 1744
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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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    Carte particulière d'une partie de la Louisianne ou les fleuv...

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map in 2 sections mounted on cloth backing. Prime meridian: [Paris]. "This map of the Mississippi River Valley from Memphis to the Gulf of Mexico as far east as Mobile includes interior streams, routes, European communities, and Native American settlements and nations, fortifications ... Map concentrates on the surveys of Broutin, Vergés, and Saucier in Mississippi and Alabama ..." Includes text. ...

    • Contributor: Demarigny
    • Date: 1743
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    Plat of the land where on stands the town of Alexandria.

    Title from verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1748
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    Travajo personal que en la inspesion de esta corta obra tubo ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and legend. Covers the territory from Santa Fé west to the Colorado River and south to the Chihuaha. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In upper right margin: no. 1081. In pencil in lower right hand corner: 1744?

    • Contributor: Menchero, Juan Miguel
    • Date: 1744
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    Plan du Fort Condé de la Mobille, marqué en rouge dans l'Etat...

    Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Shows Mobile and Fort Condé (later renamed Fort Charlotte), Alabama. "Echelle de cent cinquante toises." Pen-and-ink and watercolor (green, brown, red, yellow). "This French plan of Mobile shows proposed improvements for Fort Condé. A legend in the plan indicates proposals to repair, demolish, or construct quarters ..."--Luso-Hispanic World, p. 235. Oriented with north to the upper right. Available ...

    • Date: 1743
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    A map of Pensilvania, New-Jersey, New-York, and the three Del...

    Scale ca. 1:960,000. Hand colored. Has watermark. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Shows trails. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1035 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes descriptive notes and distance chart. Vault AACR2: 100; 651; 700

    • Contributor: Evans, Lewis - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1749
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    Plan du rez de chaussée, du corps de logis double, de l'inten...

    Plan of other floor and number annotations on verso. Includes pencil notes in upper margin "Plan of Cabildo" and in lower margin "CT000694" and number annotations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Date: 1749
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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Be...

    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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    Rochambeau Map Collection

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    • Date: 200?

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    Carte general de toute la côte de la Louisianne jusqu'a la Ba...

    LC Luso-Hispanic World, 822 Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Date: 1747
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    Cities and Towns

    This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.

    • Date: 1500

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    A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in Ameri...

    Scale ca. 1:5,700. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text, ward index, and index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Price, William
    • Date: 1743
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    Pensylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad Fluvi...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also covers New England (distorted) and northern Chesapeake region. Title in Latin; notes in German and Latin; legend in Latin, German, and English. Unidentified meridian. Provinces indicated by col. washes; province and county boundaries emphasized by dark watercolors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes in map area, ill. in title cartouche, and ...

    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Date: 1748
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    Plan général du Fort Septentrional du Detour des Anglois, tel...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows buildings, internal facilities, and surrounding area. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Copy annotated in pencil in lower left margin: 84482. A progress report on construction of a fortification on the east bank of the Mississippi River below New Orleans. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 949 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Date: 1749
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    A new and accurate map of New Jersey, Pensilvania, New York a...

    Relief shown pictorially. From the author's A complete system of geography. 1747. Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "No. 100." Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1747
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    Carte particulière du cours du fleuve St. Louis depuis le vil...

    Shows the Mississippi River in the vicinity of New Orleans from Colapissas to English Turn, lakes Maurepas and Pontchartrain, location of Native American settlements, fortifications, and natural features. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Copy annotated in pencil: No 5 and 84482-06. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes wind rose. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 915

    • Contributor: Saucier, F.
    • Date: 1749
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    A plan of George Stadt Camp near the River Guantamano in the ...

    Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index, 3 insets, and 2 relief profiles.

    • Contributor: Thomas, John
    • Date: 1741
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    A survey of the northern neck of Virginia, being the lands be...

    Scale ca. 1:875,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated to show roads, plantations, counties and towns. AACR2: 651/1;700/1

    • Contributor: Warner, John - Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax
    • Date: 1747
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    Captn. Willoby. Newton's including deed for 6421 acrer of lan...

    Shows the parcel bounded by Bull Run Creek to the south, Cub Run to the west, and Little Rocky Run to the east in Fairfax County, Virginia and names of landowners. Title from verso of sheet. Pen-and-ink on four sheets of paper pasted together with red wax. Purchase; FY '15 Philip Lee Phillips Society purchase; April 2015. Imperfect: Numerous separations and small losses along ...

    • Contributor: Davis, Elias
    • Date: 1748
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    A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

    Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots and lot nos. Includes indexed list of "Proprietors names." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1749