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    A survey of the coast about Cape Lookout in North Carolina, taken the 29th of June,1756. Scale ca. 1:26,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Plate no. "27." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1508 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault ACCR2: 260, 300, 650, 651 Searched 6-15-95 ga16
    • Contributor: Mackay, Arthur
    • Date: 1756
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    Carte réduite des côtes orientales de l'Amérique septentrionale. Contenant celles des provinces de New-York et de la Nouvelle Angleterre, celles de l'Acadie ou Nouvelle Ecosse de l'Île Royale de l'Île St. Jean ... Scale ca. 1:1,800,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Paris. "No. 1. (Hyd. No. 61)." From the author's Neptune Americo-Septentrional. [1780] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 650/4; 650/5; 650/6; 700/1
    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit
    • Date: 1780
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    Plan de la baie de Narraganset dans la Nouvelle Angleterre avec toutes les îles qu'elle renferme parmi lesquelles se trouvent Rhode-Island et l'île de Connonicut. Scale ca. 1:70,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. No. "337" and "12" in upper right corner. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710
    • Contributor: Blaskowitz, Charles - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Date: 1780
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    Boston & harbour. Scale ca. 1:96,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title in pencil. Has watermark. Shows soundings of main channel and shoals. Outer islands are named. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 944 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    Port et barre d'Amelia de la Floride orientale. Scale ca. 1:38,500. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. From Georges Louis Le Rouge's Pilote américain septentrionale. 1778-79. Includes notes and index. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1633 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Blamey, Jaco - Le Rouge, Georges-Louis
    • Date: 1778
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    The coast of Florida from the Dry Tortugas to the old Cape Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on vellum. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes numbered index and navigational and descriptive notes. Notes on watering places and glossary on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1624 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 867 Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Braddock, David Cutler
    • Date: 1756
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    Atlantic coast of the United States (in four sheets), sheet no. II, Nantucket to Cape Hatteras. Scale 1:1,200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.35 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 24. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supt. "No. 24" in upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1863
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    Buzzards Bay and shoals of Nantucket. Scale ca. 1:100,000. Title on verso: Nantucket Shoals and Buzzards's Bay by Lieutt. Knight, 1778. Soundings shown in fathoms. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over an undecipherable figure, all of which are over the letters GR and J. Whatman. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 984 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Knight, John
    • Date: 1778
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    A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy. Scale ca. 1:75,000. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "A plan of Delawar River from Chester to Philadelphia, shewing the situation of His Majesty's ships &c on the 15th Novr. 1777. Surveyed and sounded by Lieutenant John Hunter of the Navy," ca. 1:29,000, and index to defenses. Two copies. Copy 1, land areas done in a wash. Copy 2, outlined in yellow. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Knight, John - Hunter, John
    • Date: 1779
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    The coast of New England. Scale ca. 1:520,000. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Soundings shown in feet. LC copy imperfect: Brittle on edges. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 822 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1776
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    Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title handwritten on original map. On original map in handwriting: Reduced by F. Fairfax 1854. Includes notes. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil: Coast Survey. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Fairfax, F.
    • Date: 1854
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    Resurvey of Charleston Bar Scale 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 384 "No. 15" is in the upper left corner. Revised and redrawn edition of the preceding chart published in 1862. 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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    A chart of the coast of America : from New York and Philadelphia to the Strait or Gulf of Florida, and from thence to the Mississippi Nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures in selected areas. Depths shown by soundings. In lower margin of each of the original sheets: A New Edition. London, Published as the Act directs, March 1st 1837, by J.W. Norie & Co., at the Navigation Warehouse, no. 157 Leadenhall Street. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Hand col. in red and yellow to show lights and ...
    • Contributor: Norie, J. W. (John William) - J.W. Norie & Co. - Norie, J. W.
    • Date: 1837
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    Hydrographic reconnaissance of James River, Virginia, from entrance to City Point General nautical chart. Depths shown by soundings and contours. At head of title: A.D. Bache Supt. Copy 1 is hand col. in blue watercolor to show shallow waters, in red and black inks to show buoys, in pink ink to show "Stn." area outlines, and in black-ink handwriting (printing) to show "Stn." area names. Copy 2 in not col. or annotated. In upper margin: ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Muse, W. T. - Wainwright, R. (Richard) - Maffitt, John Newland
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    Gulf coast of the United States; Key West to Rio Grande. Scale 1:1,200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.6 (Its no. 5) At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supt. "Electrotype copy no. 1 by G. Mathiot, U.S.G.S., no. 5" printed in upper margin. Chart of the Gulf coast indicating soundings, lights, and bottom contours at 10 and 100 fathoms. Stamped in the lower right corner: From collection of David Dixon ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Descripcion de la costa de Tierra Firme desde el Rio de la Empalizada hasta Cavo de Clara. Por las latitudes y longitudes de Dn. Bartolome de Rosa. Scale ca. 1:3,300,000. Title on verso: Florida & Cuba, 140. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Soundings shown in fathoms. Prime meridian: Ferro. Shows Cuba, Bahama Islands, northern Yucatan Peninsula, and the coast of the United States from "Cape Clara" to the mouth of the Mississippi River. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 763 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Cierto, Balentin
    • Date: 1757
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    Carte réduite des côtes orientales de l'Amérique septentrionale. Contenant celles des provinces de New-York et de la Nouvelle Angleterre, celles de l'Acadie ou Nouvelle Ecosse, de l'Île Royale de l'Île St. Jean, ... Scale ca. 1:1,800,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Paris. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 650/4; 650/5; 650/6; 700/1
    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit
    • Date: 1780
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    A plan of Port Royal in South Carolina. Scale ca. 1:63,360. Depths shown by soundings. Described and dated 1776 in William P. Cumming's The Southeast in early maps. Dated 1773 in Essays honoring Lawrence C. Wroth. Includes "Explanation." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1529 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/3; 650/4
    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John - Jefferys and Faden, London
    • Date: 1773
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    [Puerto del Boston. Scale ca. 1:34,000. Title on attached label on verso: The city and harbour of Boston. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Shows settlements and fortifications. No. "43" in lower left margin. Includes index, sailing directions, and view of entrance to the bay. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 957 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 961 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Campo, Josef Del
    • Date: 1780
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    Hydrographic map of the Potomac River from Aqueduct Bridge, Georgetown, to Long Bridge, Washington, D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and extensively annotated in red ink to show estuarine contours. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Craighill, Wm. P. (William Price) - Weyss, J. E. - Thompson, G. (Gilbert) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1871
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    Chart of Orchard Shoal, Lower Bay, New-York Depths shown by contours and soundings. India and col. inks. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Rubber-stamped, labels affixed to recto, titles added in margins in red crayon by later hand. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Balbach, Arthur - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Craven, Tunis A. M. - Wadsworth, A. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." Available also ...
    • Contributor: Young, William S. - Upshur, A. P. (Abel Parker) - Whiting, William - Smith, M. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1842
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    Head of navigation of the Potomac River Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes notes. LC copy originally printed on separate sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, thirded, mounted on cloth backing, accompanied by negative photocopy, and annotated in pencil: From negative transferred from War Department. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Abert, S. T. (Silvanus Thayer) - Graham, Campbell - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1849
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    A new and exact plan of Cape Fear River, from the bar to Brunswick, Scale ca. 1:90,000. "Lat. 33⁰54ʹ observ'd by Mr. Wheatly 1752." Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: London. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1502 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in upper right margin "22." Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 700/1
    • Contributor: Hyrne, Edward - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1753
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    Atlantic coast of the United States (in four sheets) : sheet no. IV, Mosquito Inlet to Key West. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 47.48 Description derived from published bibliography. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supt. From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 21. "No. 21" has been dropped from the upper left corner. "No. 4" and "Electrotype ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1863