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    John Wylie 600 acres. Shows John Wylie's property located west of Mississippi River, in Orlean's Territory. Pen and ink. Includes text describing the boundaries of the land, dated "the 27th day of January 1806", signed by the surveyor, Gabriel Winters. Signature of John Wylie and note "104 recorded book no 2, page 133" on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Contributor: Winters, Gabriel
    • Date: 1806
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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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    State of Louisiana LC copy mounted on cloth and stained throughout. "Photo, lith & print by Jullius Bien 16&18 Park Place, N.Y." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Roeser, C. (Charles) - United States. General Land Office - Roeser, C.
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    Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs, 1845. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Möllhausen, Henry - Norman, Benjamin Moore - Shields & Hammond
    • Date: 1845
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    A map showing the location, acreage and name of owner together with the general topographical features of all the land situated in Madison Parish, La. Shows names of some residents. "Compiled from the official records. A.D. 1891." Stamped at lower right: Map Division Feb 6, 1904, Library of Congress. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back with losses along edges. Includes text and table of areas. LC Land ownership maps, 257 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Washburn, W. M.
    • Date: 1891
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    [Portion of a map of Feliciana District, Spanish Louisiana, from the Lac de la Croix to Thompson's Creek] Shows area in West Feliciana Parish. Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermarks. 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. 50-72....
    • Contributor: Bolling, Christopher - Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1799
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    Map of plantations in Carrol [sic] Parish, Louisiana and Issaquena County, Mississippi Shows names of residents. Oriented with north toward upper right. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth and stained. "Goodrich Division, Skipwith District." LC Land ownership maps, 252 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: McFarland, A.
    • Date: 186?
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    [Map of the Rigolet and the mouth of the Pearl River, Louisiana and Mississippi]. Relief shown by hachures. Places names in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Horn 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,...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1800
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    Plaza de la villa de Galvez. Scale ca. 1:1,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the bottom. "Carolo ignante, urbem adisicat amor, Galvez ad honorem, nomen dedit que suum. Anno dñi. ML.C.C.D.XX.VIII." LC Luso-Hispanic World, 957 Includes table of statistics. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 1778
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    Map showing the defenses of the Mississippi below New Orleans and Farragut's attack 24 April 1862. Map shows the Confederate fortifications at Fort Jackson under Gen. Duncan, Fort St. Philip and the Union fleet along the Mississippi River. This map, also shows the positions of Union ships under Farragut, who captured the strategic port of New Orleans, thereby providing the Federal army access to the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-04-24
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    Carte réduite des costes de la Louisiane et de la Floride. Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." Depths shown by soundings. "No. 66." Inset: Carte des embouchures du fleuve St. Louis. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1602 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 710/1
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Date: 1764
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    Map of Louisiana Prime meridian: London and Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stained throughout.
    • Contributor: Melish, John
    • Date: 1820
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    Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride. Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: Paris and l'Isle de Fer. Shows area of present Southern States. "Liv. XVI, no. 46." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1402 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Date: 1783
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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
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    Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs, 1854.
    New Orleans and environs, 1854
    Shows boundary lines, streets and public buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1854, by B.M. Norman in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for Eastern District of Louisiana." "G. Hayward, Lith 120 Water St., New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list to points of interest....
    • Contributor: Norman, Benjamin Moore
    • Date: 1854
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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 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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    [Cadastral map of a portion of Feliciana District, Spanish West Florida]. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Notes in Spanish. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil; unfinished. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Adriaana Rogge, horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters GR, and other unidentified watermark. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1805
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    Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip : made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N. At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. Prof. A. D. Bache, Supt. Stamped in lower right corner: From collection of David Dixon Porter. Pen and ink manuscript drawn on tracing cloth, covering the environs of forts St. Philip and Jackson, Louisiana. "Note: The forts and their immediate vicinity were taken from data furnished by Major Barnard, U.S.E., excepting the trigonometrical determinations of the forts...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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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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    Johnson's plantation, section and township maof Tensas Parish, Louisiana : showing the several wards, roads, levees and ferries and the change in the river since 1828 Shows southern portion of parish and names of some residents. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back and stained throughout. "Title deeds, and the surveys of the United States, with such changes and additions ... the present date." LC Land ownership maps, 264 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Johnson, John
    • Date: 1873
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    [Thomas Hutchins' land grant and map to 2000 acres in West Florida] Shows land grant 4 miles east of the Mississippi River "slightly removed from Baton Rouge." Title from vendor's letter. Panel title: British patent to T. Hutchins, 1776, of 2000 a. of lands in Florida. Date of "June 26, 1841" and indecipherable signature also on panel. Oriented with north toward the lower edge. Pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Holes along fold lines. Includes text. "2443." Available also through...
    • Contributor: Durnford, Elias Walker
    • Date: 1841
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    [Map of a portion of Manchac District, Spanish West Florida]. Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Stroud & Co and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the year 1802. 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,...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1805
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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 Louisiane et de la Floride. Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Prime meridian: Paris and l'Isle de Fer. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area of present Southern States. "Liv. XVI, no. 46." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1401 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Bonne, Rigobert
    • Date: 1783