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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 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. LC copy imperfect: Small tears and holes along edges, wrinkles, scattered dark spots, and discoloration. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 97-13
    • Contributor: Damerum, William - Maverick, Peter
    • Date: 1819
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    Fort of Balise, no. 1 report May 30th 1813
    Fort of Balise, number one report May 30th 1813
    Relief shown pictorially. Shows finished Fort of Balize. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 459" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    [Diagrammatic map of real property condemned in favor of the Potomac Company in Washington D.C. for the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal]. Shows "Canal" and "River Potomac" between "Dam" and "Old locks." Title devised by cataloger. Typewritten in lower margin of the original: (From) "A statement of facts, shewing why the bill reported by the D.C. Committee in favor of the Potomac Company ... should not be passed," Wm. Roberts & others, Georgetown, W.A. Rind & Co., 1816, at end. Photostat copy of col. ms. map. ...
    • Contributor: Roberts, Wm. (William) - Potomac Company - W.A. Rind & Co.
    • Date: 1816
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    This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay, Scale ca. 1:40,960. Depths shown by shading and soundings. LC copy annotated in pencil. LC copy incomplete: Additional sheet showing the southern section of Patapsco River, the Chesapeake Bay, and the inset of Annapolis Harbor missing. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1819
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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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    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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    Plano borrador del límite comun á las dos Floridas y de los territorios de ambas provincias adyacentes á el. Shows region between Santa Rosa Bay and Apalache Bay. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermark. 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. 70, no. 51. Includes explanatory notes. LC Luso-Hispanic ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1815
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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. Second state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. Acquired April, 1969 at the Streeter auction, Streeter catalog no. 3797. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, with staining and foxing. Vault
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1816
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    [Map of the Florida Peninsula]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Place names and text in Spanish. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. Prime meridian: Cadiz. 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. ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1810
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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
  • Map
    Plan of the mouth of the Mississipi to explain the direction of the thelegraphies lines from Balize to Plaquemines & for other puposes : No. 4, report of the 1st June 1813 Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 462" and hand-written title of "No. 4 Missipi from Balise to Plaquemines telegraphik line" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
  • Map
    This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807 is respectfully dedicated to the mayor, aldermen ...
    Map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows ward boundaries, selected buildingsm and landowner's names. "Entered according to act of Congress Novr. 16th 1811." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 652 Cohen, P.E. Manhattan in maps, p. 100-105 Stokes, I.N.P. Iconography of Manhattan Island, p. 542-549 Includes index to points of interest, and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Bridges, William - Maverick, Peter
    • Date: 1811
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    Missouri territory formerly Louisiana. Shows boundaries of Missouri Territory depicted differently from other copies (42nd and 49th parallels) Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1814
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    First view of the Battle of Patapsco Neck : dedicated to those who lost their friends in defence of their country, Sept'r 12 1814. Bird's-eye view. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 34-84
    • Date: 1814
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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. Acquired on exchange, in 1937 from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. LC copy quartered and mounted on cloth backing, with a repaired tear through the title area. Vault
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1816
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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 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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    A map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by R't King, District of Columbia." Includes ill. of White House and Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 soiled, torn, halved, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in ink on verso: A map of the city of Washington deposited by ...
    • Contributor: King, Rt. (Robert) - Schwarz, C. - Cooper, W.
    • Date: 1818
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    Map of the United States including Louisiana. Engraved by James D. Stout. Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, v. 2, 326 Phillips. Maps of America p. 879 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Darby, William - Stout, James D.
    • Date: 1818
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    Fort Green, New York. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "No. 35 and scale of 60 feet to an inch." "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 5810 620" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1814
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    Louisiana. From: Carey's General atlas of the world and quarters. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1814
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    Plan of the fortification at Mobile Point Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Indexed. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 466" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
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    Virginia Relief shown pictorially. Facsimile. Gift; Library of Virginia; April 24, 1999. Original version: [London : Printed by J.H. for T. Slater, 1629]. 10th state of map, rev. 1624. Appears in: The true travels, adventures, and observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Affrica, and America, from anno Domini 1593 to 1629. Oriented with north to the right. Includes ill. and notes. In lower ...
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Franklin Press (Richmond, Va.)
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Map of the United States of America : with the contiguous British and Spanish possessions Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. First 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.
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1818
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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