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    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House

    Rural buildings shown pictorially with occupants' names. First state of the 1st ed. (without the name "West Jersey" at lower right). Signed in ink on cloth backing: Alex. Stuart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, distance table, and ground-level view of the Statehouse (later Independence Hall). Purchased with funding support from J. Thomas Touchton, Mr. ...

    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Hebert, L.
    • Date: 1752
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    Accurater Grundris und Prospect der weltberuhmten Hollandischen Haupt und Handels-Stadt Amsterdam

    Selected buildings and ships shown pictorially. Index in Dutch. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes index to points of interest, index of ramparts, inset panoramic "Prospect der vortresslichen Kauff und Handels Stadt Amsterdam" at bottom, bar "Schale van 3000 amsteldamse voeten", ill., and coats-of-arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy fold-lined, annotated in ink ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (firm)
    • Date: 1727
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    Taiwan di li tu

    Bird's-eye-view. Covers Taiwan Zhen, Penghu Zhen, Taiwan Xian, Zhulo Xian, and Fengshan Xian. Shows busy life of native island people, also shows Qing officials, official offices, villiages, soliders, and defense walls during Kangxi period (1684-1722). Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the left. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 10. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call ...

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1683
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    Dordracvm ; Briela.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Bird's-eye-view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From Pierre d'Avity's Newe archontologia cosmica, engraved by Matthaeus Merian. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy has stamp in lower left corner (823B) Ink inscription in upper right corner (68).

    • Contributor: Merian, Matthaeus - Avity, Pierre D
    • Date: 1646
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    [Map and views illustrating Sir Francis Drake's West Indian voyage, 1585-6].

    The first engraving is a map of Drake's voyage [showing Europe, western Africa, northern South America, and eastern North America]; the four other engravings consist of bird's-eye battle plan views of the cities of Santiago, Santo Domingo, Cartagena, and St. Augustine, Florida. 4 bird's-eye views and 1 map. Relief shown pictorially on bird's-eye views. Voyage map in English; city maps in Latin. Title supplied ...

    • Contributor: Boazio, Baptista - Bigges, Walter - Croftes - Jay I. Kislak Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1589

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    Nowel Amsterdam en Lameriqve : 1672

    Bird's-eye view of Lisbon, Portugal (not New Amsterdam) showing individual buildings and place-names in French. Map based on: Braun, George, 1540 or 41-1622. Civitates orbis terrarum, [1612-1618] Vol. 5, Olissippo quae nunc Lisboa, Civitas Amplissima Lusitaniae. Relief shown pictorially. Text in Latin and French. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in pencil on cloth backing. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Jollain, Gérard
    • Date: 1672
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    [Zehn Karten und Ansichten den Schlachtfelden des amerikanischen Unabhängigkeitskreiges in den Staaten Pennsylvanien und New York]

    Relief shown by hachures on some maps and by landform drawings on some views. Individual map/view titles in German; statements of attribution in Latin. Statements of attribution differ: Ioh. Martin Will excudit Aug. Vind. -- Ioh. Martin Will. excud. Aug. Vind. -- Ioh. Mart. Will exc. Aug. Vind. Title devised by cataloger. Orientation differs. Includes index to military points of interest. Some maps also ...

    • Contributor: Will, Johann Martin
    • Date: 1777

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    Stadt St. Domingo.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "No. 7." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Fritzsch, C. F. - Chedel, Quintin Pierre
    • Date: 1755
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    [Ming shi san ling tu].

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Title supplied. Manuscript on silk. Brush-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye view. Shows the sites of the 13 Ming emperors' tombs and their environs, including the Great Wall and its strategic gates near Beijing. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 17. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1757
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    Provincia d[e] S. Diego de Mexico en la nueba España tiene 14 co[n]ventos y desde el d[e] Oaxaca que esta en 17 gra[do]s ael le sueste hasta el de Aguas Calie[n]tes que ...

    Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. In upper border: Nova delineatio s[t]rictissimæ, S. Didaci Provinciæ in Nova Hispania. Accompanied by paper pulls of recto and verso of the cooperplate. ([2] leaves : ill., view ; 26 x 40 cm.) Ill. of either an ordination or an elevation of a priest on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Ysarti, Antonio
    • Date: 1682
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    [Rehe xing gong quan tu].

    Title supplied. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye-view. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 9. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy extremely fragile, ORIGINAL MAP CAN NOT BE SHOWN TO ANYONE (TOURS, PUBLIC, ETC), PLEASE REFER TO ONLINE VERSION. Previous call number: G7824.C517A3 1774 .R4 Vault Shelf AACR2

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (arthur William)
    • Date: 1736
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    Vista del puerto de Acapulco zituado en la latidud de 1 [blank] y en la longd. d. [blank] mo. d. Sn. Bernardino.

    LC Luso-Hispanic World, 37 Watermarks: C. Honig; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. In upper right corner: 7. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 197. Vault

    • Date: 1700
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    Coupe et profil de la redoute de Rosalie au Natchez prise sur la ligne A.B. aud lieu le 11 may 1732

    Relief shown pictorially. Two sheets mounted together. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Plan de la cave."

    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Date: 1732
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    Havana op 't Eyland Cvba.

    Relief shown pictorially and by gradient tints. Shows aerial view of the port of Havana on the island of Cuba including buildings, ships, and fortifications. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other Dutch maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the first volume ...

    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    't Eÿland Curacao, anno 1800 : [illegible].

    Panorama of harbor showing siege of Curaçao by English sailors and soldiers in 1800. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermarks: J. Honig & Zoonen; and, shield. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 2000-62

    • Date: 1800
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    L'escadre françoise entrant dans Newport sous le feu des batteries et forcant le passage le 8 Aoust 1778 : jour que les Américains passerent sur l'Isle de Rode Island par le chemin ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and gilt. Includes index to defenses and points of interest. Note at bottom: Nta. les anglois brulereus ou coulereus a Rode Island, les frigates l'Orphée, le Lark en la flore de 32 canons, le Cerbere en le Faucon de 28 sans parler d'un grand nombre de batiments Marchands. Imperfect: Mostly indecipherable pencil annotation ...

    • Contributor: Ozanne, Pierre
    • Date: 1778
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    Urbs Salvador.

    Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's De Nieuwe en onbekende weereld ... 1671. Includes index and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Montanus, Arnoldus
    • Date: 1671
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    Civitates orbis terrarvm.

    "Privilegium Caesareae maiestatis, which occurs in each volume generally on the reverse of the title page, refers to Francis Hogenberg as the author's collaborator."--Phillips. Colophon of v. 1: Coloniae Agrippinae, apud Petrum à Brachel, sumptibus auctorum. Colophon of v. 6: Colonię Agrippinę, Antonius Hierat & Abrahamus Hoghenberg. Collaborators and artists whose works these maps were based on include George and Jacob Hoefnagel, Simon Novellanus, ...

    • Contributor: Braun, Georg - Hogenberg, Franz - Brachel, P. Von - Hierat, Anton - Hogenberg, Abraham - Novellanus, Simon - Hoefnagel, Joris - Hoefnagel, Jacob - Deventer, Jacob Van - Rantzau, Henrik
    • Date: 1612

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    Plan of the city of New York ; An exact prospect of Charlestown : the metropolis of the province of South Carolina.

    New York City map shows streets, wharves, ferries, principal buildings, and built-up area. Charleston view is panorama of waterfront and quays with principal buildings lettered for identification (no index present). Relief shown by hachures on New York City map. New York City map removed from London Magazine, Sept. 1776; Charleston view removed from London Magazine, 1762. Imperfect: Charleston view ink-stained at upper left. LC ...

    • Date: 1762
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    Plan stolichnago goroda Sanktpeterburga c izobrazhenïem znashni︠e︡ĭshikh onago prospektov

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Index in Russian, romanized Russian, and French. English translation of French map captions: 1. Map of St. Petersburg from 1737 -- 2. View of the Neva towards the East between the shipyards and the 13th line of the Wasily section -- 3. View of the banks of the Neva showing the ...

    • Contributor: Imperatorskai︠a︡ Akademīi︠a︡ Nauk I Khudozhestv (russia) - Valeriani, Giuseppe - Makhaev, Mikhail Ivanovich - Sokolov, Ivan Aleksi︠e︡evich - Treskot, Johann
    • Date: 1753

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    [St. Eustatius, Leeward Islands].

    Shows aerial view of the port of Sint Eustatius in the northern Leeward Islands of the West Indies including buildings, ships, and fortifications. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye-view. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In ink on paper slip affixed to cloth backing on verso: St. Eustatius, no. 157. Imperfect: Staining in left margin.

    • Date: 177?
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    London &c. actually surveyed,

    Scale 1:3,600; 300 ft. in 1 in. Alternate title: A prospect of London and Westminster. Facsimile. Pictorial map. Cadastral map. "This survey was begun by Mr. Ogilby, and finished & humbly dedicated by Wm. Morgan." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "A prospect of London and Westminster taken at several stations to the southward thereof, by ...

    • Contributor: Morgan, William - Lea, Philip - Morden, Robert - Ogilby, John - London Topographical Society
    • Date: 1904
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    [Plan d'Amboy. Vues de la rade de Charles-Town et de Fort Sulivan, mai 1780.

    Scale ca. 1:25,600. Title from Philip Lee Phillips' List of maps of America. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. The view of Charleston Harbor concerns the assault on Fort Sulivan during the siege of Charleston, 1780. Phillips. Maps of America p. 692 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1250 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: ...

    • Date: 1780
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    Peloponnesus hodie Moreæ Regnum : distincté divisum in omnes suas provincias, hodiernas atque veteres, cui et adiuguntur insulæ Cefalonia, Zante, Cerigo et St. Maura

    Relief shown pictorially. Originally printed on 3 sheets. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, annotated in ink on verso: 22. Includes ill. of lion with enslaved human figures shown in embellished title cartouche. Views of fortified towns in outer margins: Navarino -- Zarnata -- Casl. Tornese -- Corinto -- Malvasia -- Patrasso -- Coron -- Napoli di Romania -- Modon -- Misitra olun Sparta -- Atene ...

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Date: 1688
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    Brugae Flandorum urbs et emporium mercatu celebre an a Chr. nat.

    Bird's-eye view. Facsimile of map published 1562. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gheeraerts, Marcus
    • Date: 19??