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  • Map
    The harbor of Annapolis Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale 1:60,000. Facsimile of nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976." "No. 385." "BiC-29." Also covers Severn River and adjacent part of Chesapeake Bay. Includes sailing information and 4 coastal panoramas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - National Ocean Survey
    • Date: 1976
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    Mar da China, Provincia de Macau ; plano hydrográphico [sic] do pôrto exterior de Macau Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Transfer line print. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Portugal. Comissão De Cartografia Das Colónias
    • Date: 1904
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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 blue pencil and red ink. LC copy imperfect: Torn along fold lines, sections of upper and lower edges missing. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1819
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    A chart of Port Royal and Kingston Harbours in the island of Jamaica Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1953 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Small portions along fold lines missing. Vault
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1781
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    Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, taped, and annotated in pencil: Original is in Coast Survey. DCP
    • Contributor: Ewing, Maskell C. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1837
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    Chart of the Potomac River from Georgetown to Alexandria Depths shown by contours and soundings. Does not cover Georgetown vicinity. Negative photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north to the right. "Drawer 55, sheet 4." "55-4." LC copy fold-lined and originally printed on 4 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Berrien, John Macpherson - Kearney, James - Hughes, George W. (George Wurtz) - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1833
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    City & county map of New-York : Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jersey City & the adjacent waters
    City and county map of New-York
    City street map showing built-up areas, streetcar/railroad lines, river piers (numbered, proprietors identified), municipal wards (numbered), and projected street-system grid to the northern end of Manhattan Island.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Lyne, James - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1857
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    Isle Amelia en Floride. Scales vary. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. From the author's Pilote américain septentrional. 1778-79. Includes notes and "Vue de l'entrée de la Riviere St. Marys ou Ste. Marie." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1631 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso: [Plate no.] 26. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 650/3;...
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Fuller, William - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1778
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    Plan du bassin et de la riviere du Port Royal ou Annapolis, dans l'Acadie, sur la côte orientale de la baie Francoise. Scale ca. 1:46,000. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Longitude occidentale du meridien de l'Observatoire royal de Paris." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 650/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit
    • Date: 1779
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    Plan de la ville des Cayes, dans l'Isle Saint Domingue. Scale ca. 1:7,500. LC copy imperfect: Subtitle illegible. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Paris. Stamped on: Dépôt général de la guerra. Ministère de la guerre, Dépôt de la guerra, Archives des cartes. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1899 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Phelipeau, René
    • Date: 1768
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    An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian frontiers, shewing in a distinct manner all the mountains, rivers, swamps, marshes, bays, creeks, harbours, sandbanks and soundings on the coasts; ... Scale ca. 1:530,000. Hand colored. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated, in black ink, in lower right margin: Scale --8 2/3 = 1. Shows precinct boundaries. Insets: The harbour of Port Royal [ca. 1:200,000]--The bar and harbour of Charlestown [ca. 1:75,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1394 Available...
    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1775
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    Delaware--1787 Newly drawn map of the State of Delaware as it was in the year 1787. Also covers the Delaware Bay (entire). "Simplified from a 1787 map by John Churchman. Original in the Library of Congress." Prime "Meridian of Philad'a--5h.0.35 west from Greenwich". Includes reproduced title cartouche of the original 1787 map at upper right: To the American Philosophical Society--this map of the peninsula between...
    • Contributor: United States. Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission - Churchman, John - American Philosophical Society
    • Date: 1787
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    Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title handwritten on original map. On original map in handwriting: Reduced by F. Fairfax 1854. Includes notes. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil: Coast Survey. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Fairfax, F.
    • Date: 1854
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    Plan de la ville et du port de Macao Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. In upper right margin: Tome III, no. 57. From: Bellin's Le petit atlas maritime, 1764. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
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    Particular draughts and plans of some of the principal towns and harbours belonging to the English, French, and Spaniards, in America and West Indies. Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 68." From the author's A complete atlas, or distinct view of the known world. 1752. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Date: 1752
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    A chart of the bay and harbour of Pensacola in the Province of West Florida. Scale ca. 1:64,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1663 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Gauld, George - Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet)
    • Date: 1780
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    Map of the state of Virginia : showing the advantages of the harbor of West Point as an entrepot for emmigration and the shipment of the products of the southern and western ... Shows major railways to the west. Relief shown by contours. Also covers Maryland, West Virginia, and Delaware. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy in lower left corner stamped in blue ink: 66. LC copy imperfect: Torn with minor losses along vertical fold lines and mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Quackenbush, Eugene - Ed. W. Welcke & Bro
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria : with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography Relief shown by hachures. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes "Profile of the Alexandria Canal" and distance list. LC copy annotated in pencil: From a manuscript in the Office of the Chief of Engineers. LC copy originally printed on 6 sheets, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Date: 1835
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    Port et barre d'Amelia de la Floride orientale. Scale ca. 1:38,500. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. From Georges Louis Le Rouge's Pilote américain septentrionale. 1778-79. Includes notes and index. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1633 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Blamey, Jacob - Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1778
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    Proposed improvement of James Creek Canal Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by soundings and contours. Base map title: Washington and Georgetown harbors, District of Columbia : 1882 / issued July 1882 J.E. Hilgard, superintendent. Title and James Creek Canal information shown in red overprint. Author's name handwritten in ink. Includes notes, tide table, and USC&GS insigne. "Eng50 2." LC copy stained. Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: Hains, Peter C. (Peter Conover) - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1887
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    Plan of the harbour of Pensacola. Scale ca. 1:225,000. Depths shown by soundings. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The West-India atlas. 1794. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1660 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Romans, Bernard - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1788
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    [Ville, port, et rade de Baltimore dans le Maryland. Scale ca. 1:26,400. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown by shading. Shows fortifications, troop encampments, and roads from "White Marsh," "Frederick Town," and "Spuriens." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1419 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Berthier, Louis-Alexandre
    • Date: 1781
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    A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay and Cape Sambrô, also the islands, ledges of rocks, shoals & soundings. Scale ca. 1:62,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. "Published by command of the Right Honourable the Lords of Trade & Plantations, for the benefit of the trade and navigation of Great Britain and its colonies." "IX." Includes inscription to "George Dunk, Earl of Halifax" and navigational text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Morris, Charles - Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1778
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    Key West harbor and its approaches. Scale 1:50,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.7 United States Coast Survey, no. 469. General chart of Key West and environs showing soundings, lights, channels, and island vegetation. Inset: Sub-sketch of Key West harbor. Scale 1:30,000. 19 x 17 cm. Includes sailing directions. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus)
    • Date: 1864
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    [Portolan chart of the Mediterranean Sea ca. 1320-1350 : manuscript chart of the Mediterranean and Black seas on vellum]. Anonymous nautical chart in portolan style probably drawn in Genoa. Covers Mediterranean Sea from the Balearic Islands to the Levantine coast; also covers western part of Black Sea. Oldest original cartographic artifact in the Library of Congress. Title from printed label on box in which the map is housed. Pen-and-ink (red/green/brown). Matted and mounted between sheets of transparent lucite. Sheet cut into the shape...
    • Date: 1320