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    United States of America Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 97-7 Vault
    • Contributor: W. & D. Lizars
    • Date: 1818
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    Plan of the west end of the public appropriation in the city of Washington, called the Mall : as proposed to be arranged for the site of the university Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Edged in cloth and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by exhibit caption: 717. Latrobe's suggestion for the national university. [2] p. ; 11 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes computations. Phillips. Washington 596 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1816
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    Plan of St. Augustine
    Plan of Saint Augustine
    Annotated in pencil at lower left: See Gaines to Jackson 19 Jan. 1819. Title from verso. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Watermark consists of bird. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 906 Includes notes. Imperfect: Creased, small tears along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Birch
    • Date: 1819
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    Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. First state. Includes inset of the West Indies. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1819
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    Map of the State of New York with part of the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey &c. Scale ca. 1:44,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Bradford Co., Penn., established in 1810, under its previous name of Ontario County. Shows township and military tract boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lay, Amos
    • Date: 1817
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    Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Fifth state. Includes inset of the West Indies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy quartered and mounted on cloth backing. Vault
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1816
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    Plan of the siege of Plattsburg and capture of the British fleet on Lake Champlain the 11th Sptr. 1814 : to accompany B. Tanner's print of Macdonough's victory. Relief shown by hachures. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1814
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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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    Charte von den Vereinigten Staaten von Nord-America nebst Louisiana und Florida : nach Murdochischer Projection und den neuesten astronomischen Ortsbestim[m]ungen Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 78-4
    • Contributor: Güssefeld, F. L. (Franz Ludwig) - Götze, A. F. (A. Frederick) - Güssefeld, F. L.
    • Date: 1812
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    Territoire de Columbia Relief shown by hachures. On verso of cardboard mat frame: "Territoire de Columbia," published by Warden in Paris, 1820. Edward Stead, 1941. In upper margin at right: Tome 5, Page 1re. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy taped to mat frame. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Tardieu, P. F. (Pierre François) - Warden, David Bailie
    • Date: 1815
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    Plan of the N.W. frontier
    Plan of the northwest 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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    Map of the southern part of the state of New York including Long Island, the Sound, the state of Connecticut, part of the state of New Jersey, and islands adjacent : compiled ... Relief shown pictorially. Second state. LC copy mounted in sections on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Damerum, William - Maverick, Peter
    • Date: 1815
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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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    The state of Mississippi and Alabama territory. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. "Shallus Sc." From: Samuel Lewis atlas, 1817. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Shallus, Francis
    • Date: 181?
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    [Map of New Orleans and vicinity] Shows property lines and landowners between the city limits and Bayou Saint John. Spanish and French. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. "This map is an 1873 copy of the original 1804 map copied by Pintado (in Havana in 1819) and verified by Pilié, the New Orlweans Surveyor in 1838. Map reflects information compiled by Pintado in 1795-96 and set down by Trudeau in official ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián - Trudeau, Charles Laveau
    • Date: 1819
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    This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay, Scale ca. 1:40,960. Hand colored. Depths shown by shading and soundings. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Maps for an Emerging Nation, #44. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1819
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    [Map of Spanish East and West Florida from Mobile Bay to Apalache Bay bounded by the United States boundary on the north]. Depths shown by soundings. Place names in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. 50-72. 1987. p. 63, no. 12. Includes explanatory note. ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1815
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    A map of Wayne & Pike counties, Pennsylvania : shewing the situations & forms of the warrantee tracts, with the numbers by which the respective tracts are distinguished in the maps & ... Shows warrantee tract lines and tract numbers. Hand colored to show county and township boundaries. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "Entered according to Act of Congress the 7th day of April, 1814, by Jason Torrey of the state of Pennsylvania." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by text/index book: An ...
    • Contributor: Torrey, Jason - Rakestraw, Joseph
    • Date: 1814
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    [Plat of unidentified city]. This is probably a plan of Pensacola, Florida. Cadastral map. Some lots are numbered. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Scale statement in Spanish. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Watermark: Fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1810
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    Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Third state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, and some sections are detached from the whole. Damage to the map in the area of northern Ohio has obscured place names. Vault Acquisitions control no. 93-12
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1818
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    [Survey map of area at Meridian Hill, Washington D.C.]. Covers are bounded by Florida Avenue, 13th, V, 15th streets, and New Hampshire Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink and lead-pencil. Watermarked: A 1815. Faced with gauze. Includes ill. and computations. Notes and computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1815
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    Plan of Charlestown peninsula in the state of Massachusetts General map showing selected lots, buildings, and names of landowners. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index of selected buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Soiled, mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Tufts, Peter - Annin & Smith
    • Date: 1818
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    Plan of New Haven Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings. Includes notes and "A short geographical description of New Haven." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, cut into 2 sheets with each of these sheets consisting of 2 sections that have been glued together.
    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Date: 1817
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    Map of Alabama constructed from the surveys in the General Land Office and other documents. Improved to 1819. Scale 1:950,400; 15 miles to an in. Prime meridian: Washington and London. Includes statistical and geographical notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Melish, John
    • Date: 1819
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    Plano borrador de las posesiones los Señores Forbes y Compañia entre los Rios Apalachicola y San Marcos en la Florida Occidental. Shows region east of Apalachicola River. Relief shown by hachures. Author's signature in lower right corner. "... Havana 30 de diciembre de 1817." Pen-and-ink. Watermark: M. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. 50-72. 1987. p. ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1817