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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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    Providence harbor, Rhode Island Scale 1:10,000. Title in lower margin: Providence harbor. Facsim. of nautical chart originally "Published October 1897." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Polyconic projection." "American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976." "Plate no. 2662." "BiC-53." Includes sailing information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - National Ocean Survey
    • Date: 1976
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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. Imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. "Longitude west from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows precinct boundaries. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775. 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 also through the...
    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry - Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1775
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    A Sketch of the harbour of St. Iago de Cuba. Scale ca. 1:15,500. Title on verso: Plan & chart, St. Jago de Cuba, 81. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1844 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 371 Includes "Reference" and "Some remarks in sailing into this harbour." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2:...
    • Date: 1765
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    Plan of the city and harbour of the Havana. Plan of Bahía de Matanzas. Scale ca. 1:20,000 and ca. 1:300,000. Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1810, 1827 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2nd State. Map of the "Plan of the city and harbour of the Havana" is indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    New Haven Harbor [Scale 1:30,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.15 Another copy with annotations. Harbor chart annotated in red to show the number and sectors of fire for guns situated at Oyster Point and Fort Hale, Connecticut. Guns at Oyster Point are numbered 1 to 5 and those at Fort Hale, 1 to 15. Information added to the chart probably reflects the situation during the...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Hassler, F. R. - Ferguson, James - Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March)
    • Date: 186?
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    [Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bounding the city of Washington]. Shows waterfront, wharves, and bridges. Depths shown by soundings. Title from Phillips's Descriptive list of maps and views of Washington. On verso in ink: Handed to the Surveyor by Mr. J.P. Ingle for safe keeping, Nov. 29, 1830. Ink and wash. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Text in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Ingle, John P.
    • Date: 1830
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    Plan du port de Portsmouth levé à vue. Scale ca. 1:38,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and premier anchorage areas for ships. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 875 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Date: 1782
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    This chart of Chibucto Harbour, on the coast of Accadia, or Nova Scotia, with the plan of the town of Halifax. Carte du havre de Chibucto avec le plan de la ville ... Scale ca. 1:27,000. Depths shown by soundings. Includes indexed inset of "Plan of the town of Halifax in Nova Scotia," ca. 1:8,000, and inscription to the "Earl of Halifax." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Rocque, John
    • Date: 1750
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    Plan of the city and harbour of the Havana. Scale ca. 1:20,000. Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings. Depths shown by soundings. "Plate 18, page 81." Appears in the author's A description of the Spanish Islands and settlements on the coast of the West Indies. 1762. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1809 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed to show points of...
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1762
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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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    [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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    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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    Geometrical plan of the principal harbour in the island of Porto [sic] Rico Relief shown by hachures. Includes index and shows notes, remarks, situation of shoals, and directions for entering the harbour of Porto [sic] Rico. "Republished on the scale of the original plan by W. Faden, geographer to his majesty & to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Churruca Y Elorza, Cosme Damián De - Wilson, H.
    • Date: 1805
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    Plano del puerto de la Ysla de Roatán cituado en la parte del S. y E. de ella, el centro de esta ysla se halla en lattd. N. 16 gs. y 24 ... Shows harbor of New Port Royal. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 494 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 270. Vault
    • Date: 1782
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    Zenkan jidai Chōsenzu : Shōtei igo
    前漢時代朝鮮圖 : 昭帝以後 / | Zenkan jidai Chōsenzu : tsuketari Butei shiken no yongun | 基隆一名鶏竜港市街及兵備之圖 / | Taiwan Kīrun-kō kyokuchizu
    Relief shown by shading. LC copy has "WDC # 251998" written. Includes a map: "武帝始建之四郡" (24 x 14 cm.; Scale 1:5,000,0000). Google search 2014-04-30 (前漢時代朝鮮図 昭帝以後; 差込み地図: 武帝始建之四郡; 刊記: 大正 2 (1913) 木崎盛政製図; 注記:満州歴史地理 第一卷付図 8枚の内 ... 京都大学所蔵).
    • Contributor: Kisaki, Morimasa - Ozawa, Tokuhei
    • Date: 1913
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    Jamaica, from the latest surveys. Scale ca. 1:495,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1930 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: The harbour of Bluefields [ca. 1:95,000]--The harbours of Kingston and Port Royal [ca. 1:95,000] Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/4; 650/5; 700/1
    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Sayer, Robert
    • Date: 1775
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    Plan du port de Chibouctou à la côte de l'Acadie avec les côtes voisines. Scale ca. 1:90,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "No. 1. C." located above upper right corner of border. From the author's Neptune Americo-Septentrional contenant les côtes. 1778-80. 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 - Chabert De Cogolin, Joseph Bernard - Petit
    • Date: 1778
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    Washington and Georgetown harbors, District of Columbia Nautical chart. Also covers central Washington. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Printed note slip titled "Time ball" affixed at lower right. Includes notes, tide table, and survey insigne. In left upper margin: No. 391a price 40 cents. LC copy soiled, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus) - Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus) - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry)
    • Date: 1882
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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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    Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Scale ca. 1:61,000. Title from verso. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips A list of maps of America: Croquis de la rade de Portsmouth; position de la flotte française. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Shows Portsmouth harbor, including fortifications on shore and position of the French ships "Pluton," "Auguste," and "Bourgogne." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 876 Available...
    • Date: 1782
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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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    Potomac River at Washington D.C., plan showing how reclaimed area may be utilized Shows dredged and reclaimed areas with proposed roads and plantings for the Potomac parks. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, 3 cross-sections, statistical table, and ill. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Washington Board of Trade
    • Date: 1894
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    Nuevo plano de Puerto Rico Scale ca. 1:8,500. Has watermarks. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Covers San Juan Harbor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 766 Includes text and index to points of interest. "Latin American Atlantic Port Cities exhibit, 1986." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Montero De Espinosa, José
    • Date: 1785
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    Piano del porto, e degli stabilimenti di Pensacola. Scale ca. 1:42,000. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in feet. Appears in Il Gazzettiere americano, 1763, and Atlante dell' America, 1777. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1654 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Vanni, Violante - Pazzi, Giuseppe
    • Date: 1763