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    Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana; with the disposition of its quarters and canals as they have been traced by Mr. de la Tour in the year 1720.

    Scale ca. 1:5,000. Insets: The course of Mississipi River, from Bayagoulas to the sea [ca. 1:800,000]--The east mouth of the Mississipi, with the plan of Fort la Balise which defends the entrance and channel of that river [ca. 1:40,000] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1677 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas - Brion De La Tour, Louis
    • Date: 1759
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    La Tourrette's reference map of the state of Louisiana : from the original surveys of the United States, which show the townships, sections, or mile squares, Spanish grants, settlement rights & c., ...

    Shows land ownership. Includes insets: New Orleans 29 x 21 cm. and land districts 18 x 19 cm. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: La Tourrette, John
    • Date: 1848
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    Birds eye view of the city of Louisiana, Pike County, Mo. / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye view. Includes index to selected buildings. LC copy imperfect: Torn along bottom edge and mounted on pressboard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Koch, Augustus - Charles Shober & Co. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1876
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    Louisiana.

    Indexed map showing drainage, cities and towns, with the railroad network overprinted in red.

    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1896
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    A topographical map of Morehouse Parish, La. : being a general revision of old maps

    Shows names of some residents. "Showing the drainage, topography, and different classes of land, with general location of railroads, towns and villages, public-roads, post offices, ferries, landings, and pricipal plantations and farms. Also the boundaries of several political wards ... shading explained in footnotes." Annotated in green pencil and blue and black in. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, losses along the edges and ...

    • Contributor: Washburn, A. E.
    • Date: 1896
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    Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part of British America to the east & Spanish America to the west of the Mississippi.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows longitude west from London and Ferro. From the London magazine. v. 34, June 1765, p. 276-277. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 724 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: Kitchin, Thomas
    • Date: 1765
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    Le Mississipi ou la Louisiane dans l'Amérique septentrionale. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Hand colored. Panorama. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Geographic features appear in mirror image; mouth of the Mississippi is to the right, Mobile and Pensacola to the left. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Basset (firm)
    • Date: 1770
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    Port Hudson and its defences

    Scale ca. 1:72,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 239.6 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South, New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867. v. 3, between p. 16 and 17. Signed (facism): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1863 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of Port Hudson and its vicinity, shewing ...

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1863
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    Plan général du Fort Septentrional du Detour des Anglois, tel qu'il est présentement : [Louisiana]

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows buildings, internal facilities, and surrounding area. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Copy annotated in pencil in lower left margin: 84482. A progress report on construction of a fortification on the east bank of the Mississippi River below New Orleans. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 949 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Batz, Alexandre De.
    • Date: 1749
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    A map of Canada and the north part of Louisiana with the adjacent countrys.

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's General topography of North America and the West Indies... 1768. Hand colored. Copy incomplete: Coverage ends at 100⁰ W. long. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 95 Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1768
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    Siege of Port Hudson

    The map shows the Union troops on land and water surrounding Confederate fortifications at Port Hudson, La., on the Mississippi River, approximately 25 miles north of Baton Rouge. The Union XIX Corps under Gen. Banks had its first engagement May 26th on the Bayou Sara Road, and laid siege to the fort on May 27th. Confederate Gen. Franklin Gardner surrendered Port Hudson on July ...

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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    Carte de la Province et Colonie de la Louisiane, dans la partie Septentrionnal de l'Amerique

    Shows the Mississippi River and tributaries from the Illinois River south to the Gulf of Mexico. Gift; Partial funding for this purchase from the Ed Cox Legacy Fund; 2007. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes numbered points of interest index, inset of New Orleans with numbered building index, and list of latitudes for ...

    • Contributor: Le Page Du Pratz
    • Date: 1735
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    [Map of New Orleans and vicinity]

    Shows property lines and landowners between the city limits and Bayou Saint John. Spanish and French. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. "This map is an 1873 copy of the original 1804 map copied by Pintado (in Havana in 1819) and verified by Pilié, the New Orlweans Surveyor in 1838. Map reflects information compiled by Pintado in 1795-96 and set down by Trudeau in official ...

    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián - Trudeau, Charles Laveau
    • Date: 1819
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    Map of a part of Louisiana and Mississippi : illustrating the operations of the U.S. Forces in the Department of the Gulf

    Covers the area west to east from Alexandria, La. to Pearl River, and north to south from Vidalia, La. to Atchafalaya Bay. Relief shown by hachures. Shows march of Gen. Banks Corps d'Armée & Mai 1863 in red. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 231.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the Joseph R. Hawley papers ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Lindenkohl, H. (henry) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell)
    • Date: 1863
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    Map 1814-15 New Orleans.

    Shows the Bayou Bienvenue stretching from Lake Pontchartrain to Lake Borgne, part of the Mississippi River, canals, and lines of battles and encampments. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink and watercolor, on 4 separate sheets of paper pasted together, sectioned in two, and mounted on cardboard backed by cloth. "Presented to Major John Reid by Maunsel White, January 28, 1815." Imperfect: Fold lined, with losses along ...

    • Contributor: White, Maunsel - Reid, John
    • Date: 1815
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    Map of the Parish of Morehouse, Louisiana : from United States surveys.

    Shows names of some residents. Includes text and ill. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, stained and folded in half. LC Land ownership maps, 258 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: McCerren, Landry & Powell
    • Date: 1860
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    Sketch of Fort De Russy, Louisiana

    Scale 1:10,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 234 Shows rifle pits, breastworks, location and number of guns, roads, houses, fences, woods, and drainage. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
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    [Map of a portion of Bayou St. John, New Orleans].

    Relief shown by hachures. Text in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Vander Ley and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters Vander Ley. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago ...

    • Contributor: Trudeau, Charles Laveau - Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1795
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    Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

    Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Shows block numbers and location of existing buildings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Oriented with northwest at top. Copy annotated in pencil at bottom: 142566. Accompanied by: A list of residents keyed by letter and number in pocket. Xerox, 36 leaves. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of points of ...

    • Date: 1722
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    Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins, dédiée à M. Rouillé, sécretaire d'État, ayant le Département de la marine.

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. "Longitude du méridien de l'île de Fer." Covers the area from Québec to the Gulf of Mexico and west of Santa Fé, N.M. Relief shown pictorially. Shows cities and towns, forts, some trails, and Indian villages and tribal territory. "Sur de nouvelles observations on à corrigé les lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." Stamped on: Depôt des cartes et journ. de la ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Date: 1755
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    Map of Port Hudson and vicinity

    Scale ca. 1:,950. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 238 Map indicates fortifications, drainage, hachures, vegetation, roads, and houses. Positions of Confederate batteries are shown with the number of guns in each. Inset contains a keyed list of the Union batteries giving the number and type of guns in each position, and the names of the battery commanders. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...

    • Contributor: Houston, D. C. (david Crawford) - Hains, Peter C. - Houston, D. C.
    • Date: 1875
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    J. H. Colton's map of the state of Louisiana and eastern part of Texas compiled from United States Surveys, and other authentic sources, showing the counties, townships, sections. Fractional sections, settlement rights, ...

    Shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network.

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1863
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    Sketch of the two breakwaters above Alexandria in the Red River,

    Scale ca. 1:2000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 241 "M. Section VIII.66." Detailed map showing upper and lower dams, falls, "Tennyson's channel," "De Russy's Channel," and some relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H. - De Russy, Lewis G.
    • Date: 1864
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    Plan of New Orleans the capital of Louisiana

    Shows houses, streets, and vegetation. Oriented with north to the upper right. "Eng. for the London Mag." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1679 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Benning, R
    • Date: 1761
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    Mapa de las locaciones del Distrito de Manchack

    Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermarks: Budgen and fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters GR. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. ...

    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1799