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Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by hachures. Includes illustrated cartouche. LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A plan of the town of Halifax in Nova Scotia

A plan of the town of Halifax in Nova Scotia

Relief shown by hachures. Includes index and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

China nebst Corea und den benachbarten Laendern der Tartary aus denen Karten genommen, welche die Jesuiten von dem Jahre 1708 bis 1717 davon entworfen haben

China nebst Corea und den benachbarten Laendern der Tartary aus denen ...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: Ferro and Peking. Appears in Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und Lande. Leipzig : Bey Arkstee und Merkus, 1747-74. In upper right corner: N⁰. 26. In lower ri... more

Philip Earl of Chesterfield / Chambars sculp.

Philip Earl of Chesterfield / Chambars sculp.

Print shows Philip D. Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, in oval medallion. Title from item. Trimmed to edge of plate on right and left sides. Gift; Estate of J.H. Corning... more

Tybee Island.

Tybee Island.

Covers part of Tybee Island (Ga.) and part of surrounding islands and waters. Shows buildings and vegetation. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Oriented with north to the bottom. C... more

Carta geografica dell' America settentrionale.

Carta geografica dell' America settentrionale.

Scale ca. 1:26,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Covers area including North America, Central America and the Caribbean Islands. Shows boundaries, cities and towns, forts, some trails, routes of exploration, a... more

An Accurate map of North America from the latest discoveries.

An Accurate map of North America from the latest discoveries.

Scale ca. 1:50,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Degrees west from London." Also shows colonies, a few cities and towns, and Indian tribal territory. LC Maps and charts of North America and the West Ind... more

Councellor double-fee

Councellor double-fee

Man dressed in legal robe probably judge, sitting at table stacked with legal books & documents, saying, "open to all parties", and holding out to two men who are giving him money. Forms part of : British Carto... more

A mournful lamentation for the sad and deplorable death of Mr. Old Tenor, a native of New-England, who after a long confinement, by a deep and mortal wound which he received above twelve months before, expired on the 31st day of March, 1750. He

A mournful lamentation for the sad and deplorable death of Mr. Old Ten...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; Title.; On verso of copy 2: Source unknown, Sep. 18 1943.; Copy 2 formerly numbered as Portfolio 35, Folder 2a. This item has been renumbered from Portfolio 35, Folder 2a. Availabl... more

The harlots nurse, or modern procuress / Boitard sculpt.

The harlots nurse, or modern procuress / Boitard sculpt.

Print shows an interior view of a room in which a tightly corsetted courtesan admires herself in a mirror as her maid, or procuress, views her from behind. This scene is mirrored by a cat toying with a mouse un... more

Premiere partie de la carte d'Asie : contenant la Turquie, l'Arabie, la Perse, l'Indie en deca du Gange et de la Tartarie ce qui est limitrophe de la Perse et de l'Inde /

Premiere partie de la carte d'Asie : contenant la Turquie, l'Arabie, l...

Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. LC copy annotated in inks to show boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Agriculture, labourage

Agriculture, labourage

Print shows plowing and planting in a farm setting, also shows a view of a harrow and a plow. Title from item. Illus. in: Encyclopédie; ou, Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, par une s... more

Ichikawa danjūrō no sukeroku

Ichikawa danjūrō no sukeroku

Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hosoban Benizuri-e. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Ichimura kamezō nakamura kiyoza[sa?]

Ichimura kamezō nakamura kiyoza[sa?]

Print shows the actors Ichimura Kamezō and Nakamura Kiyoza, one portraying a female role. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hoso... more

Imprimerie en lettres, l'opération de la casse / AB s.

Imprimerie en lettres, l'opération de la casse / AB s.

Print shows three printers in workshop setting type and examples of type and spacers set for printing. Title from item. Illus. in: Encyclopédie; ou, Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, ... more

Plano de la entrada para Guayaquil con todas las yslas y costas de su contorno /

Plano de la entrada para Guayaquil con todas las yslas y costas de su ...

Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Brown ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 407 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster imag... more

A new & accurate map of the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, St. John and Anticosta; together with the neighbouring countries of Nova Scotia, Canada, &c

A new & accurate map of the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, St. ...

Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London. "No. 63." From the author's A complete atlas, or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-178... more

A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

A new and accurate map of Virginia & Maryland

Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. Hand colored. "No. 61." From the author's A complete atlas or distinct view of the known world. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1379 Available also through the Library of Congr... more

A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of the State-House /

A map of Philadelphia and parts adjacent : with a perspective view of ...

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 Libr... more

Particular draughts and plans of some of the principal towns and harbours belonging to the English, French, and Spaniards, in America and West Indies

Particular draughts and plans of some of the principal towns and harbo...

Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 68." From the author's A complete atlas, or distinct view of the known world. 1752. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ... more

The case of the German Protestant Churches settled in the Province of Pensylvania, and in North America. Philadelphia: Printed by B. Franklin and D. Hall, 1753

The case of the German Protestant Churches settled in the Province of ...

Imprint 3.; Franklin coll. 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 141, Folder 15.

Draft of the lands disputed by Philipse Patent against Beekmans & Rambaults.

Draft of the lands disputed by Philipse Patent against Beekmans & Ramb...

Scale 1:31,680; 40 chains to an in. Title from verso. Alternate title from Philip Lee Phillips' A list of maps of America: [Map of Fishkill and vicinity] Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. R... more

Carte du Golphe du Méxique et des isles de l'Amérique. Pour servir à l'Histoire générale des voyages.

Carte du Golphe du Méxique et des isles de l'Amérique. Pour servir à l...

Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tome XII, in 4⁰, no. 1." "Tome 10, in 8⁰, page 1." Shows southern United States, eastern Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. Appea... more

Tilforladelig kort over eylandet St. Croix udi America saaledes som det ved en acurat udmaaling er besunden med qvarterernes navne og enhver plantagies nummer efter hvilke de udi matriculen findes indförte og til enhver kiöber cederet beliggende paa 17 grader 38 minuter norder brede

Tilforladelig kort over eylandet St. Croix udi America saaledes som de...

Scale ca. 1:60,000. "Tilegned deres höy grevelige excellence her Adam Gotlob Moltke." Cadastral map showing land ownership. Includes index, listing of plantation owners by quarter, and insets "Tegning til byen... more

Partie occidentale de la Nouvelle France ou Canada.

Partie occidentale de la Nouvelle France ou Canada.

Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. "Longitude occidentale du meridien de Paris." Relief shown pictorially. Shows Great Lakes region. Appears in the Homann Erben Atlas compendiarivs. 1752 [i.e. 1755] LC Maps o... more

Canada et Louisiane,

Canada et Louisiane,

Scale ca. 1:4,450,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Lowery, 415 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 34 Includes illus. of Niagara Falls and additional place-names. Available also through the Library... more

North America.

North America.

Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Differs from other copy in that only boundaries are colored and some place names are highlighted. The boundary of Georgia is continuous. LC Maps of... more

Partie orientale du Canada, traduitte de l'anglois de la carte de Jefferys publiée a Londres en May 1755.

Partie orientale du Canada, traduitte de l'anglois de la carte de Jeff...

Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Isle de Fer. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 31 Includes "Table comparative." Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

Plan of Fort William Henry and camp at Lake George.

Plan of Fort William Henry and camp at Lake George.

Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Includes descriptive index to military positions. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1121 Available also throug... more

[Arms] By the Honourable James De Lancey, Esq; His Majesty's Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief, in and over the Province of New-York, and the territories depending thereon in America. A proclamation. Whereas several desertions have late

[Arms] By the Honourable James De Lancey, Esq; His Majesty's Lieutenan...

Imprint 3. @+@; Proclamation.; Not in Evans.; On verso: 50914 '04, 30. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera ... more

[Caricature of a woman dancing]

[Caricature of a woman dancing]

Title and date devised by Library staff, no information provided by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[Lotus plants in various stages of development]

[Lotus plants in various stages of development]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon noyamagusa : Illustrated book of mountain grasses. Format:... more

[Peony blossoms]

[Peony blossoms]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon noyamagusa : Illustrated book of mountain grasses. Format:... more

Port-Royal de Jamaique.

Port-Royal de Jamaique.

Scale ca. 1:7,700. Oriented with north toward the lower right. From the author's Recueil des plans de l'Amerique septentrionale. 1755. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1947 Available also through the Librar... more

A map of the British and French settlements in North America.

A map of the British and French settlements in North America.

Scale ca. 1:8,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude w. from London." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 60 Includes list of French forts in Nova Scotia, New England, New York, "Pencilvania," "Ve... more

Stadt St. Domingo.

Stadt St. Domingo.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "No. 7." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1

Partie de l'Amérique septentrionale, qui comprend le cours de l'Ohio, la Nlle. Angleterre, la Nlle York, le New Jersey, la Pensylvanie, le Maryland, la Virginie, la Caroline.

Partie de l'Amérique septentrionale, qui comprend le cours de l'Ohio, ...

Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Title on verso: "Cours de l'Ohyo." Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Covers the area from the Great Lakes to South Carolina and from the Atlantic coast to the Mississippi River. Sho... more

An accurate map of the British colonies in North America bordering on the river Ohio.

An accurate map of the British colonies in North America bordering on ...

Scale ca. 1:5,100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Text differs from other copy. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 55 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Va... more

Mr. Armstrong's rough draft of the country to the west of Susquehanna.

Mr. Armstrong's rough draft of the country to the west of Susquehanna.

Scale ca. 1:800,000. Title from annotation on verso. Mounted on cloth backing, with reinforced edges. Watermarked. Relief shown pictorially. Shows central Pennsylvania and the location of "F. du Quesne" in west... more

Carte de l'Amérique septentrionale, 1754.

Carte de l'Amérique septentrionale, 1754.

Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's Atlas méthodique. 1755. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 16 Shows boundaries, some cities and towns, forts, and Indian trib... more

Plano del puerto de Sta. Marta situado en la costa de Tierra Firme en 11 grs. 16 ms. de latitud N. y en la longitud de 302 grs. y 23 ms., meridiano de Tenerife /

Plano del puerto de Sta. Marta situado en la costa de Tierra Firme en ...

Shows coast of Colombia in vicinity of Santa Marta. In cartouche of Real Escuela de Navegación, Departamento de Cádiz: 1756. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the botto... more

[Two kinds of pine needle flowers and a kind of anemone]

[Two kinds of pine needle flowers and a kind of anemone]

Title devised by Library staff, other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the series: Ehon noyamagusa : Illustrated book of mountain grasses. Format:... more

Plano del desembocadero del Río Misipipi en el seno Mexicano con parte del territorio de la Movila, el qual incluien los Franceses en la provincia que han nombrado, la Luisiana.

Plano del desembocadero del Río Misipipi en el seno Mexicano con parte...

Scale ca. 1:1,550,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolors. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Order number annotated in pencil i... more

Vorstellung einiger Gegenden und Plaetze in Nord-America unter Franzoesisch und Englische Jurisdiction gehoerig

Vorstellung einiger Gegenden und Plaetze in Nord-America unter Franzoe...

Scales vary. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. From the authors' Städt-Atlas. 1762. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Plano del puerto del Guárico, cuyo conocimto. y entrada es del modo siguiente.

Plano del puerto del Guárico, cuyo conocimto. y entrada es del modo si...

Scale ca. 1:35,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Oriented with north to the bottom. Depths shown by soundings. Mounted on cloth backing LC Luso-Hispanic World, 464 ... more

Fernerer Lauf des Flusses St. Laurentz von Quebec bis an See Ontario, zur Allgemeinen Historie der Reisen

Fernerer Lauf des Flusses St. Laurentz von Quebec bis an See Ontario, ...

Scale ca. 1:2,900,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 28." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 228 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Bandō hikosaburō

Bandō hikosaburō

Print shows Bandō Hikosaburō, an actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing left. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Hosoban... more

Scena d'invenzione e disegno del Cavalier Bibiena rappresentante Sala Reale J.G. Bibiena inv. et delin ; A.O. sculp

Scena d'invenzione e disegno del Cavalier Bibiena rappresentante Sala ...

Print shows a theatrical production in a magnificent hall in the royal palace, showing actors around a table set for dining at center and musicians on the left and right, with a perspective view down the center... more

By the honourable Spencer Phips, Esq; Lieutenant-Governor and commander in chief, in and over His Majesty’s province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New England. A proclamation for the encouragement of persons to inlist into his Majesty’s service in

By the honourable Spencer Phips, Esq; Lieutenant-Governor and commande...

Imprint 3.; Proclamation.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 35, Folder 20.

Carte de la baye de Hudson, pour servir à l'Histoire générale des voyages

Carte de la baye de Hudson, pour servir à l'Histoire générale des voya...

Scale ca. 1:9,400,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tom XIV. In 4⁰. No. 14. Tome 14. In 8⁰. Page 191." Appears in Jean Francois de La Harpe's Agrégé de l'historie generale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of North Amer... more

An accurate chart of the world with the new discoveries : also a view of the general & coasting trade winds, monsoons or shifting trade winds & the variations of the compass from the latest and best authorities

An accurate chart of the world with the new discoveries : also a view ...

Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and illustrated cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

An accurate map of the West Indies containing the Bahama & Caribbe Islands, the Great & Little Antilles with the Leward and Windward Islands & part of the American continent /

An accurate map of the West Indies containing the Bahama & Caribbe Isl...

Relief shown pictorially. From The General magazine of arts and sciences. 1758. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1722 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Havana. Vera Cruz.

Havana. Vera Cruz.

Scale ca. 1:75,000 and 1:200,000. Title on verso: Havana & Vera Cruz, 128. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1807 LC Luso... more

Partie de l'Amérique septent? qui comprend la Nouvelle France ou le Canada,

Partie de l'Amérique septent? qui comprend la Nouvelle France ou le Ca...

Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 61 From the author's Atlas universel. 1757 [i.e. 1758] Includes "Supplement pour les Lacs du Canada," ca. 1:5,... more

Plano del Golfo del Dariel situado en la costa de el N. de Trra. Firme siendo la Punta de Caribana, el principio la que esta en la altura de 8 gs. 30 ms. N. y en la longd. de 299 gs. 7 ms., meridiano de Tenerife /

Plano del Golfo del Dariel situado en la costa de el N. de Trra. Firme...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and wat... more

Plan du Cap Breton, dit Louisbovrg avec ces environs pries/

Plan du Cap Breton, dit Louisbovrg avec ces environs pries/

Relief shown by shading and land forms. Buildings, vegetation, ships and military troop and encampent positions shown pictorially. Shows military troop and ship positions for the Siege of Louibourg in 1758. Ma... more

Self-portrait of the artist drawing by a window se ipse fecit aqua forti Petropol, 1758

Self-portrait of the artist drawing by a window se ipse fecit aqua for...

Title from shelflist card. Signed and dated on plate. Collector's mark on verso of K.J. Gottstein (Lugt suppl. 1169). Wesley, 103 (3rd state). LeBlanc, 104. Library has three impressions. No. 1b: Hubbard Colle... more

Province of New-Hampshire. By His Excellency the Governor. I do hereby authorize and impower to beat his drums within any of the regiments of militia within this province, for inslisting volunteers to serve in a regiment now raising within this

Province of New-Hampshire. By His Excellency the Governor. I do hereby...

Imprint 3.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 87, Folder 8a.

Karte von Carolina und Georgien zur allgemeinen Geschichte der Reisen.

Karte von Carolina und Georgien zur allgemeinen Geschichte der Reisen.

Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 49." From Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande. 1758. v. 16. no. 19. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1385 Available also through the L... more

A plan of Quebec, metropolis of Canada in North America

A plan of Quebec, metropolis of Canada in North America

Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications. Oriented with north to the right. Appears in the London Magazine, April 1759, volume 28. Includes index to points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth. LC Maps a... more

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With the disposition of the English Army under the command of Genl. Amherst encamp'd there 1759.

Plan of the fort and fortress at Crown Point with their environs. With...

Scale 1:7,200; 200 yards to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "References."... more

Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula: Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados; nec non insulae Bermudes vel Sommers dictae, singulari mappa omnia a exhibita et edita ab Homannianis Heredibus. Die englische Colonie-Laender auf den Insuln von America und zwar die Insuln: S. Christophori, Antegoa, Iamaica, Barbados; samt den Ins: Bermudes, sonst Sommers genańt,

Dominia anglorum in præcipuis insulis Americæ ut sunt insula: Christop...

Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's Atlas geographicvs maior, ... 1753-59 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] v. 1. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1723 Available also through the Li... more

Zarzuela Palace. Floor plans and landscape plan Baltharan Ricaud

Zarzuela Palace. Floor plans and landscape plan Baltharan Ricaud

Architectural drawing shows three floors of palace and terraced garden. Title devised by Library staff. Zarzuela Palace was built by Jose Gómez de Mora. Notation on recto: "R. Palacio dela Zaxruela y Dicienbre ... more

Blazing-stars passengers of God’s wrath: in a few serious and solemn meditations upon the wonderful comet: which now appears in our horizon, April, 1759: Together with a solemn call to sinners, and counsel to saints; how to behave themselves whe

Blazing-stars passengers of God’s wrath: in a few serious and solemn m...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; Comets.; 2-86-231.25 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Col... more

March 6th, 1759. To the Honorable Francis Fauquier, Esq; His Majesty's Lieutenant-governor, and commander in chief, of the Colony and Dominion of Virginia: The humble address of the House of Burgesses. [Williamsburg, 1759] [Negative Photostat.].

March 6th, 1759. To the Honorable Francis Fauquier, Esq; His Majesty's...

Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 178, Folder 2bd.

Guadalupe with the adjacent islands.

Guadalupe with the adjacent islands.

Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. From Grand Magazine of Magazines. March 1759, v. 2. Prime meridian: Ferro. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2012 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... more

Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from o... more

Nova Anglia.

Nova Anglia.

Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Differs from other copy in engraving technique in cartouche. Man has 2 buttons on cuff, cloth in Indian's robe is unpat... more

B. New Engelland, New York, New Yersey und Pensilvania.

B. New Engelland, New York, New Yersey und Pensilvania.

Shows boundary of East and West Jersey as of or before 1702. English. Title in German. Some place names, terms, etc., also have German work supplied. From the author's Atlas geographicvs major. 1753-59 [i.e. 17... more

A new and accurate map of the isles of Guadaloupe, Marie-Galante &c. from the best authorities /

A new and accurate map of the isles of Guadaloupe, Marie-Galante &c. f...

Relief shown pictorially. From Gentleman's magazine and historical chronicle. June 1759, v. 29. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2014 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España situado en la costa del nortte del Seno Mexicano, los 30 grados 25 mins. de lattd. nortte y los 286 grados y 37 ms. de longd. desde Tenerife 265 leguas inglesas o 227 españolas al nordestte 1/4 al nortte de la Veracruz i 185 leguas inglesas o 162 españolas al nordeste 1/4 al nortte de la Havana.

Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España...

Scale ca. 1:165,000. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Manuscript, black and brown inks. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes descriptive text. Printed... more

[A man carrying a large object]

[A man carrying a large object]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

[A Bailiff and an attorney--a match for the Devil]

[A Bailiff and an attorney--a match for the Devil]

A satire on attornies and bailiffs. Lawyer, in his office, holding papers marked, "Middlesex to Wit -- Jno. Doe & Richd. Doe ..."; he converses with a rough man, with a cudgel under his arm, who holds case insc... more

Jakuren Hōshi

Jakuren Hōshi

Print shows two figures, possibly the two lovers from the poem "Loving two people equally" based on the legend of Unai Otome; one lying on the floor reading (poetry?) is wearing a kimono with oragami cranes dep... more

Descripción hidrográfica, que compreende parte de la costa occidental patagonica, desde la Punta o Boca de la Campana situada en los 49 gs. 22 ms. de latd. S. con todas las Bocas de Canales, puertos, yslas ...

Descripción hidrográfica, que compreende parte de la costa occidental ...

Shows coast of Chile between 45⁰30ʹ and 49⁰30ʹ. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: D. & C. Blauw; and, fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 201 Available also t... more

Sketch of St. Jo[hn's] Harbour, and part of the river.

Sketch of St. Jo[hn's] Harbour, and part of the river.

Scale ca. 1:150,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Imperfect: Deteriorating along upper edge of border. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster im... more

[Property survey of that part of Prince Georges County, Maryland, later to become central Washington D.C.].

[Property survey of that part of Prince Georges County, Maryland, late...

Cadastral survey of tracts identified as Duddington Manor, New Troy, Gordons Meadows, Gleanings, Elinor, Bealls Leveles, Duddington Pasture, etc. Photocopy of ms. survey map. Oriented with north to the right. O... more

[Silhouette of man facing left, no. 5]

[Silhouette of man facing left, no. 5]

Bust silhouette portrait shows unidentified man facing left. His hair stops just above his collar. A small lock of hair hangs over his forehead. He wears a cravat. Title devised by Library staff. Faint blind st... more

[Silhouette of girl facing left, no. 1]

[Silhouette of girl facing left, no. 1]

Bust silhouette portrait shows an unidentified girl facing left. She wears a ribbon high in her hair. A lock of hair hangs over her forehead. Title devised by Library staff. Blind stamp below image: Museum. (DL... more

We are all a comeing or Scotch coal for ever / Sawney McAdam, invt. et fect.

We are all a comeing or Scotch coal for ever / Sawney McAdam, invt. et...

"This etching exhibits the road "From Edinbr. to Londo[n]" and many coaches, carts, and other carriages, going southwards..." (Source: Stephens) [By the Marquis Townshend] Related to event dated 1761 in Stephen... more

L'Amérique septentrionale divisée en ses principaux états

L'Amérique septentrionale divisée en ses principaux états

Scale ca. 1:27,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 32." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 93 Differs from other copies in geographic features, place names, historical notes, and coloration ... more

English credulity, or the invisible ghost

English credulity, or the invisible ghost

A satire referring to the "Cock Lane Ghost" shows the interior of a bed-room crowded with men, some church ministers, one possibly Oliver Goldsmith, commenting on the "Cock Lane ghost". Two small children lie i... more

April 1, 1762. To the Honourable Francis Fauquier, Esquire, His Majesty's Lieutenant-governour, and Commander in chief of the Colony and Dominion of Virginia: The humble address of the Council ... to which his Honour was pleased to return the fo

April 1, 1762. To the Honourable Francis Fauquier, Esquire, His Majest...

Not in E_ans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 178, Folder 1c.

Plan of the town & fort of Grenada

Plan of the town & fort of Grenada

Shows town, fort, and harbor of Saint George's. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. In upper margin: For the London Magazine. From London magazine, or, Gentleman's monthly intelligencer. Decemb... more

To His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; Captain-general and Governor in chief, in and over His Majesty’s province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England, and Vice-Admiral of the same. And the Honourable His Majesty’s Council. The petition of Ri

To His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; Captain-general and Governor i...

Ford 1264.; Not in Evans.; On verso: Exchange, Mass. Hist. Soc., July 25 1916. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ep... more

Plan of the great bay of Cul de Sac Royal, with the town, and environs of Port Royal, in the island of Martinique, in which are correctly laid down the shoals, soundings, depths of water, & anchorage

Plan of the great bay of Cul de Sac Royal, with the town, and environs...

Scale ca. 1:20,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Stamped on: Hydrographical Office. Includes descriptive index and text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2054 Available also through ... more

This map of the county of Middlesex in the island of Jamaica /

This map of the county of Middlesex in the island of Jamaica /

Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1937 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inscribed "To the Right Honorable Wills, Earl of Hillsborough, first lord commi... more

Perspective view of entring the breach of the Moro Castle, by storm the 30th of July 1762, ... / Serres pinx ; Canot sculp.

Perspective view of entring the breach of the Moro Castle, by storm th...

Print shows Morro Castle in the background with infantry passing through a breach in the walls, and in the foreground, the ship Alcide and numerous long boats with men at the oars. Title from item. At head of t... more

A Plan of the siege of the Havana. Drawn by an officer.15th August 1762., Plan of the city and harbour of Havanna.

A Plan of the siege of the Havana. Drawn by an officer.15th August 176...

Scale ca. 1:34,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1811 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster... more

An accurate map of North America. Describing and distinguishing the British, Spanish and French dominions on this great continent; according to the definitive treaty concluded at Paris 10th Feby. 1763. Also all the West India Islands belonging to, and possessed by the several European princes and states. The whole laid down according to the latest and most authentick improvements,

An accurate map of North America. Describing and distinguishing the Br...

Scale ca. 1:550,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 21 Includes historical notes, notes on territorial claims, and insets of "A particular map of Baffin and Hudson'... more

An accurate map of North America describing and distinguishing the British and French dominions on this great continent according to the definitive treaty concluded at Paris 10th February 1763.

An accurate map of North America describing and distinguishing the Bri...

Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Longitude west from Ferro" and "Longitude west from London." LC copy imperfect: Hole at upper left margin. Includes articles IV, V, VI, VII... more

Partie orientale de l'isle de la Guadeloupe appellée la Grand-Terre

Partie orientale de l'isle de la Guadeloupe appellée la Grand-Terre

Scale ca. 1:200,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 88." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2019 Available also through the ... more

Carte de l'isle St. Thomas l'une des Vierges

Carte de l'isle St. Thomas l'une des Vierges

Scale ca. 1:44,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 78." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

Carte de la Baye de tous les Saints a la coste de Brezil.

Carte de la Baye de tous les Saints a la coste de Brezil.

"Tome II, no. 52." in upper margin. From author's Le petit atlas maritime, 1764. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Les petites Antilles ou les Isles du Vent.

Les petites Antilles ou les Isles du Vent.

Scale ca. 1:3,700,000. Prime meridian: Paris. "Voyez ces isles plus en grand no. 80, 81 et no. 82. Voyez la Barbade no. 98." "Tome I, no. 79." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North A... more

Suite des Isles Antilles, 2. partie.

Suite des Isles Antilles, 2. partie.

Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Tome I, no. 81." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1965 Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... more

Plan du port et du carenage de Cariacoua, situé dans la partie du sud de l'isle de St. Vincent

Plan du port et du carenage de Cariacoua, situé dans la partie du sud ...

Scale ca. 1:10,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows proposed forts. "Tome I, no. 100." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Includes text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1... more

A view of the harbour & city of the Havana, taken from the hill near the road, between La Regla & Guanavacoa Vue du Port et de la ville de la Havane, prise de la Montagne près du Chemin entree la Regla et Guanavacoa = Vista del Puerto y Ciudad de la Havaná, desde el Monet inmediato al Camino entre la Regla y Guanavacoa / / W. Elliottt sculpt.

A view of the harbour & city of the Havana, taken from the hill near t...

Print showing various types of trees and shrubs, with a distant view of many ships in the harbor and of the city of Havana. Includes a numbered key showing: 1. The Cavanos; 2. The Morro; 3. Entrance of the Harb... more

Ville du Cap dans l'isle de St. Domingue.

Ville du Cap dans l'isle de St. Domingue.

Scale ca. 1:6,500. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the upper right. "Tome I, no. 65." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1879 Available al... more

Plan de la baye de Pensacola dans la Floride.

Plan de la baye de Pensacola dans la Floride.

Scale ca. 1:165,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 42." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1655 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. A... more