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    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in Potter County, Pennsylvania Shows lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. From the William Bingham estate maps. Sectional title label affixed on verso of each sheet. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Some sheets include note and inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William
    • Date: 1790
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    The provinces of New York, and New Jersey; with part of Pensilvania, and the province of Quebec. Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude west from London." Shows township and county boundaries. Includes historical notes and insets of "A chart of the mouth of Hudson's River, from Sandy Hook to New York," "A plan of the city of New York," and "Plan of Amboy with its environs." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1042 Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Holland, Samuel - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1775
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    Plan général du Fort Septentrional du Detour des Anglois, tel qu'il est présentement : [Louisiana] 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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    [Philadelphia and vicinity. Military. Scale 1:21,120; 1 mile to 3 in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows fortifications opposite Windmill Island and at the Middle Ferry across the Schuylkill River. Some land owners are identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1325 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Date: 1778
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    [Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean area]. Pen-and-ink. LC Nautical charts on vellum. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: No. 7. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 367889/27. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 1730
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    [Battle of Bunker Hill. Scale ca. 1:3,900. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "References" to points of military interest in different hand and ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 897 Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    [Map of defenses of New York Island from Fort Washington to Fort Independence, with redoubts, etc. planned between. Scale ca. 1:9,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Shows earthworks and troops on New York Island and redoubts above Kingsbridge proposed by the British in 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1163 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1777
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    Colchester, May the: 6:th: Day: A.D.: 1765. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1024 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Foot, Israel
    • Date: 1765
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    A survey of the northern neck of Virginia, being the lands belonging to the Rt. Honourable Thomas Lord Fairfax Baron Cameron, bounded by & within the Bay of Chesapoyocke and between the ... Scale ca. 1:875,000. Fourth state. Printed on vellum. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Warner, John - Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax
    • Date: 1747
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    [Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay. Scale ca. 1:115,000. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in feet. Shows coast of most of Rhode Island, small portion of Connecticut, and part of Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay. LC copy imperfect: Incomplete, deterioration along fold, and brittle on edges. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1005 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1779
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    [Land ownership map of the William Bingham estate in northwestern Pennsylvania Relief shown by hachures. From the William Bingham estate maps. Annotated in ink and watercolor to show land ownership. Philadelphia meridian. LC copy stained. LC has label annotated in ink on verso: N.W. Pennsylvania. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William
    • Date: 1793
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    Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins Scale ca. 1:5,700,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sur de nouvelles observations on a corrigé las lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 90 Differs from other copy in coloration: Land east of the Mississippi is colored pink; land to the west is yellow. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1763
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    Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From Universal magazine, July 1793, facing p. 41. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copies variously torn, fold-lined, edged with imitation leather stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by photocopy at larger scale. Phillips. Washington 1289 3 copies Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Bent, William - Baker, (Benjamin)
    • Date: 1793
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    [Fort La Fayette on Verplancks Point, with British and Hessian troop positions. Scale ca. 1:2,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink; with writing partly in German script and partly in English. Has watermark. Ascription of authorship through label on old folder. Proverbs in German and Latin on verso. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Krafft, Johann Carl Philipp Von
    • Date: 1779
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    Plan of the rebels works on Prospect-Hill. Plan of the rebels works on Winter-Hill. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 917 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    A map of North Carolina : from the best authorities Relief shown by hachures. "Published July 24th 1794 by J. Stockdale Piccadilly. From Jedidiah Morse's The American geography, 1794. Prime meridian: London. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, staining throughout, and mounted on cloth. Stamped in blue ink: 120. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Harrison, William - Morse, Jedidiah - Stockdale, John
    • Date: 1794
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    [Coast of New England from Chatham Harbor to Narragansett Bay. Scale ca. 1:130,000. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along edges. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 988 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1779
  • Map
    [Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, southern New York State, and adjacent parts of Maryland and Virginia] Shows major roads. "Reduced from Adlum and Wallis's Large Map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the William Bingham estate maps. LC copy annotated in ink and stained. LC copy has label on verso annotated in ink: Copy Adlum and Wallis state map. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Smither, James - Bingham, William - Adlum, John - Wallis, John
    • Date: 1795
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    L'Amérique septentrionale, ou se remarquent les États Unis, Scale ca. 1:11,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Route de navigateurs anglais Cook et Clarke en 1778 pour aller à la découverte du Nord-Ouest de l'Amérique" and "Route des flottes espagnoles de Manille dans les Isles Philippines à Acapulco." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Brion De La Tour, Louis - Esnauts Et Rapilly
    • Date: 1783
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    [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of ... Scale ca. 1:25,500. Title from engraved map published by Faden in 1776. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset "Plan of the platform in Sullivan's Fort." Annotated by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of the Rl. Rt. of Artillery, to delete one "l" from "Sullivan's Fort." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1544 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William - James, Thomas
    • Date: 1776
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    [Plan de New-York et les environs. Scale ca. 1:82,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. "Legende" indicates earthworks, forts, etc. with indication of number of soldiers to man them. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1214 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Date: 1781
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    A plan of Boston in New England with its environs, including Milton, Dorchester, Roxbury, Brooklin, Cambridge, Medford, Charlestown, parts of Malden and Chelsea with the military works constructed in those places in ... Scale ca. 1:14,000. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes facsimile of pass issued by James Urquhart, town major, to allow free passage of Henry Pelham "to take a plan of the towns of Boston & Charlestown and the rebel works round these places;" dedication "To the Right Honourable Lord George Germain ... " with autographed signature of Henry Pelham; and, index ...
    • Contributor: Pelham, Henry - Jukes, Francis
    • Date: 1777
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    Charte über de XIII Vereinigte Staaten von Nord-America, Scale ca. 1:5,400,000. Title in margin: Les XIII Etats Unis de l'Amerique septentrionale, d'apress les meilleures & speciales carte angloises qui ont parues jusqu'ci. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro. Relief shown pictorially. "I. M. Schmidt fe Nor" appears in lower left corner. From publisher's Atlas geographicvs. 1759 [i.e. 1784] v.3, no. 65. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 757 Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Güssefeld, F. L. (Franz Ludwig) - Schmidt, I. M. - Homann Erben (Firm) - Güssefeld, F. L.
    • Date: 1784
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    A new map of Virginia from the best authorities From the London Magazine. November 1761, v. 30. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1436 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy 2. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Acquisitions control no. 94-29
    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1761
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    [Penobscot River and Bay, with the operations of the English fleet, under Sir George Collyer, against the division of Massachusetts troops acting against Fort Castine, August 1779; with full soundings up to ... Scale ca. 1:46,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 840 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2
    • Date: 1779