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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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    [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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    Plano del Rio Geneyro situado en la latd. S de 23 gs. en longd. 12 en el ste pureto se puede darfon do fuera de las fortale as entre las yslas ...

    Shows Guanabara Bay, including Rio de Janeiro harbor area. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermarks: IV and fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. In lower right corner: La Real Escuela de Navegación en el Departamto. de Cádiz, 1764. Indexed. Annotated in black ink: N. 13 [indecipherable]. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 8. ...

    • Contributor: Castro, Antonio Gonzales De. - Real Escuela De Navegación (cádiz, Spain)
    • Date: 1764
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    Plano del puerto del Rio Janeiro situado en la latitud S. de 22⁰54ʹ10ʺ longitud occidental de Cádiz 36⁰31ʹ.

    Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes index and indexed inset showing view of fortified Culebras Island. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Annotated in brown ink in lower left corner: 13. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 44. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 186 Available ...

    • Date: 1780
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    A new chart of the Mediterranean Sea

    Depths shown by soundings in selected areas. Statement of dedication: To the Right Honorable Horatio Baron Nelson of the Nile and of Burnham Thorpe in Norfolk, Rear Admiral of the Blue, and Knight of the Military Order of the Garter, this chart is most repectfully dedicated by his grateful much obliged humble servant, William Heather. "Published as the Act directs, July 12th 1797, by ...

    • Contributor: Heather, William - Stephenson, John - Norie, J. W. (john William) - Michelot, Henri - W. Heather & Co.
    • Date: 1797