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    A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in...
    Map of the Province of Pennsilvania containing the three countyes of Chester, Philadelphia & Bucks :
    Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey William Penn Esq., Proprietor of Pennsilvania in America, this map is humbly dedicated by Iohn Thornton & Robert Greene. Hand col. in pink watercolor to emphasize the map border; the map content ...
    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Lamb, Francis - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John - Pennsylvania. Surveyor General
    • Date: 1687
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    A plann of the town of Savannah in the state of Georgia. "This plann is laid down according to the original design but the distances are marked by the survey made & confirmed by Act of Assembly in the year of our lord 1761. [illegible initials]." Oriented with north toward lower right. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and names of select property owners. Fold-lined. Minor ...
    • Contributor: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1761
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    Plats of the Wilson Cary Nicholas surveys (from the originals... Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H217 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1795
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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated, has no. 9 in lower right corner. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Date: 1777
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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia, Scale ca. 1:42,000. Shows names of landowners in rural areas, "Billingsfort Id.," "Billingsfort," and "Red Bank Fort." Includes table of distances and "Elevation of the State House." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1321 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas - Heap, George - Faden, William
    • Date: 1777
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    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective...
    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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    Map of the early settlements of Delaware County, Penna. Shows landholders' names and townships (ca. 1790) as after the separation of Delaware County from Chester County in 1789. Does not show boundary lines of real-property tracts. Removed from textual publication: Smith, George, 1804-1882. History of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, 1862. LC classification: F157.D3 S6. Originally designed to fold to 23 x 13 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Smith, George - Ashmead, Henry Buckley - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1790
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    Plan of Princess Ann and Norfolk counties. Shows names of some residents. Map on 2 sheets sectioned and pasted together. LC Land ownership maps, 1333 Includes historical references. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso: This photostat was made from the original manuscript in the William Clements Library at the University of Michigan.
    • Date: 1780
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    Carte du Lac Champlain depuis le Fort Chambly jusqu'a celuyde... Shows landowners along the shore of Lake Champlain. Pen and ink and colored ink. Similar to map created by Gaspard-Joseph Chaussegros de Léry in 1732. Oriented with north to the right. At top of title cartouche: J R. Includes inset of Fort Chambly with ill. and inset of Fort St. Fréderic with ill. Mounted on paper, mounted on cloth. Minor staining throughout. Several pinholes ...
    • Date: 1740
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    Captn. Willoby. Newton's including deed for 6421 acrer of lan...
    Captain Willoughby Newton's including deed for 6421 acre of land in the County of Fairfax :
    Shows the parcel bounded by Bull Run Creek to the south, Cub Run to the west, and Little Rocky Run to the east in Fairfax County, Virginia and names of landowners. Title from verso of sheet. Pen-and-ink on four sheets of paper pasted together with red wax. Purchase; FY '15 Philip Lee Phillips Society purchase; April 2015. Imperfect: Numerous separations and small losses along ...
    • Contributor: Davis, Elias
    • Date: 1748
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    Plat of the partition of Moore & Beckley survey of 170,038 a.... "Surveyed for Andrew Moore & John Beckley, Nov. 2nd, 1794." Shows names of some residents. Pen-an-ink and pencil over col. grid, mounted on cloth. Includes notes. In upper right corner in red ink: Moore & Beckley patent. "Plat copied from bundle of 'cases ended." In the lower left corner: Sev. P. Ker. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H327 In pencil on verso: 223. ...
    • Date: 1794
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    A plan of the city and environs of Philadelphia. Scale ca. 1:42,000. Hand colored. Shows names of landowners in rural areas. LC copy annotated, has "8.11.45.Vme." Includes "Elevation of the State House." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1322 Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Date: 1777
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    Plan of the town of Stratham Relief shown pictorially. Shows buildings and householders' names. Watermark: Large elliptical shield that is surmounted by a crown and that bears a cross in lower right. LC copy imperfect: Tears, several small holes, stains, and deteriorated edges. LC copy annotated in dark ink at upper left to show indecipherable name or word. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Merrill, Phinehas
    • Date: 1793
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    An accurate map of North and South Carolina with their Indian... "12th May 1794." Also shows precinct boundaries and land owners. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Insets: The harbour of Port Royal [ca. 1:200,000] -- The bar and harbour of Charlestown [ca. 1:75,000]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Three copies. Copy 1 has whole precincts hand col. and sheets pasted together. Copy 2 has ...
    • Contributor: Mouzon, Henry - Robert Laurie and James Whittle
    • Date: 1794
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    Part of the Herring Farm, 1784. Cadastral map of former landholding showing superimposed streets, lot lines, block nos., and landowners' names. Covers area now in Greenwich Village district, Manhattan, N.Y.C. Title on N.Y.P.L. catalog card: Map of part of Herring Farm, 1784, from McDougal Street to Great George Street. Photostat copy of the original pen-and-ink ms. in the N.Y.P.L. Manuscripts Division. Accompanied by xerographic copy of N.Y.P.L. catalog card for ...
    • Date: 1784
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    Map showing tracts of land in Prince George's County, Marylan... Shows "Existing tracts," "Division of property within tracts," and owners' names within the original Washington D.C. city limits. Also shows the planned street system from the Dermott survey. "City boundaries and natural features are based chiefly on the James Dermott surveys." Drawn as the preliminary version of a printed map to be issued later. Matte photographic copy of ms. map. Includes panel at left ...
    • Contributor: McNeil, Priscilla W. - Hawkins, Don - Waters, Sheila - Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - Don A. Hawkins & Associates (Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1791
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    A topographical map of the county of Norfolk : surveyed and m... Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Includes insets of "Plan of the town of Lynn shewing the entrance of the proposed cut to Eau Brink," "Plan of the town of Swaffham," and "Plan of Great Yarmouth." Also shows land ownership of some residences and county administrative divisions. LC copy surrounded by border of blue paper at neat-line. Minimal ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Date: 1797
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    Map showing tracts of land in Prince George's County, Marylan... Shows "Existing tracts," "Division of property within tracts," and owners' names within the original Washington D.C. city limits. Ms. in india and gray inks on transparent acetate. "City boundaries and natural features are based chiefly on the James Dermott surveys." Drawn as the preliminary version of a printed map to be issued later. Includes panel at left end of sheet with practice lettering and ...
    • Contributor: McNeil, Priscilla W. - Hawkins, Don - Waters, Sheila - Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - Don A. Hawkins & Associates (Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1791
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    A map of South Carolina : with all the islands, marshes, swam... Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Insets: A plan of Beaufort on Port Royal Island [ca. 1:17,000]--A plan of Camden.--A plan of Georgetown [ca. 1:17,000]--A draught of Port Royal Harbour in South Carolina with the marks for going in [ca. 1:200,000]--A plan of Charles Town [ca. 1:17,000]--A chart of the bar and harbour of Charles Town [ca. 1:75,000] LC copy imperfect: ...
    • Contributor: Lodge, John
    • Date: 1771
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    Reed Township, a connected warrantee township map. Scale ca. 1:20,000. Transfer-line print (photocopy) of manuscript original. Cadastral survey map of original land-warranty grants with tract-specific ownership data from 1760 to 1850. "In testimony whereof: I have hereunto set my hand ... this twenty-first day of April, A.D. one thousand nine hundred and forty-eight ... Secretary of Internal Affairs." In lower margin: 33 Tracts. Includes number-keyed tables of cadastral data for each ...
    • Contributor: Pennsylvania. Bureau of Land Records - Pennsylvania. Department of Internal Affairs
    • Date: 1769
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    A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective... Scale ca. 1:65,000. Photocopy. Shows rural buildings with occupants' names. First printed ed. was published in 1752. Stamped on verso: Copied from the original in the John Carter Brown Library. Includes text, distance table, and ground-level view of the Statehouse (Later Independence Hall). AACR2
    • Contributor: Scull, Nicholas
    • Date: 1752
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    Ross and Shaler twps., Allegheny Co. Scale 1:19,800; 100 rods = 1 in. Transfer-line print (photocopy) of manuscript original. Cadastral survey map of original land-warranty grants with tract-specific ownership data from 1785 to 1829. Includes statistical notes and 2 insets of single land tracts. AACR2
    • Contributor: Pennsylvania. Bureau of Land Records
    • Date: 1785
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    Topografia del Polesine di Rovigo : tratta in parte da pubbci... Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Also shows landownership. Includes insets of a view and a city plan of "Prospetto della cittá di Rovigo e sua pianta," and canal plans of "Li sei principali sostegni nella provincla del Polesine." Minimal level cataloging record.
    • Contributor: Pasquali, G. V.
    • Date: 1786
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    [Kōfu ezu]. Cadastral map showing land ownership in Kōfu, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title supplied by cataloger. On verso of the map: Mounted label "Isseido Tōkyō Kanda".
    • Date: 1724
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    To the citizens of Philadelphia this plan of the city and its... Selected buildings and sailing ships shown pictorially. Shows built-up and vacant tracts in the urban area; also shows types of vegetation, tilled fields, houses, and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. Watermarked: Bud[unclear], crowned head [?]. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, trimmed. Includes index to points of interest, embellished title cartouche, and ill. of public buildings. Acquisitions control no.: 3/2012
    • Contributor: Varle, Charles
    • Date: 1796
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    A plan of the city and environs of Baltimore : respectfully d... Street map showing principal buildings in built-up area and fence lines in unbuilt areas. Selected buildings shown pictorially with occupants' names and garden diagrams in surrounding rural districts. Relief shown by hachures. "Note: The red colour designates the built part of the city & the yellow the part unbuilt." Sectioned to 18 separate panels to enable folding. LC copy imperfect: Hand coloration faded, blue/green ...
    • Contributor: Shallus, Francis
    • Date: 1799
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    Salem Twp. : a connected warrantee township map of Salem Town... Scale ca. 1:19,800. Transfer-line print (photocopy, black) of manuscript original. Cadastral survey map of original land-warranty grants with tract-specific warranty/ownership data from 1793 to 1900. "In testimony whereof: I have hereunto set my hand ... this seventh day of September, A.D. one thousand nine hundred and fifty-one ... Secretary of Internal Affairs." In lower margin at right: 132 tracts. Includes number-keyed tables of cadastral ...
    • Contributor: Pennsylvania. Bureau of Land Records - Daniel, Warren J. - Pennsylvania. Department of Internal Affairs
    • Date: 1793
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    Weston and Whitchurch estates / Ms. cadastral map of estates now within city of Bristol (England). Shows tract lines, tract numbers, field names, buildings, land use, and names of adjacent landowners. Pen-and-ink (brown and black) and watercolors. Some later lead-pencil additions. Includes indexed statistical table of fields, 2 insets at top, and ill. of manor-house and compass. Vault Acquisitions control no.: 17-85 ARP
    • Contributor: Foord, William
    • Date: 1762
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    A topographical map of the county of Sussex : divided into ra... Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by contours. Also shows land ownership of some residences and county administrative divisions. Dedication: To his grace Charles Lenox, Duke of Richmond, Lenox and Ubigny, Earl of March, Lord Lieutenant and Custos Rotulorum of the county of Sussex: &c. &c. &c. This map is, with permission, dedicated by the proprietor William Faden Charing Cross, June 4th, ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Date: 1795