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Carte de la coste de la Floride depuis la baye de la Mobile jusqu' aux cayes de St. Martin.

Carte de la coste de la Floride depuis la baye de la Mobile jusqu' aux...

Scale ca. 1:1,330,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 41." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North Amer... more

La partie françoise de l'isle de Saint Domingue.

La partie françoise de l'isle de Saint Domingue.

Scale ca. 1:1,300,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1870 "Tome I, no. 67." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... more

Isle de la Guadeloupe, les Saintes et Marie Galante

Isle de la Guadeloupe, les Saintes et Marie Galante

Scale ca. 1:500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 86." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2020 Availab... more

Port et ville de Porto-Rico dans l'isle de ce nom

Port et ville de Porto-Rico dans l'isle de ce nom

Scale ca. 1:17,000. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Tome I, no. 76." 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 l'isle de Nieves.

Carte de l'isle de Nieves.

Scale ca. 1:50,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 84." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1995 Available also through the L... more

Embouchures du fleuve St. Louis ou Mississipi. 1763.

Embouchures du fleuve St. Louis ou Mississipi. 1763.

Scale ca. 1:13,200. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I. No. 44." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 776 Available al... more

Plan de l'isle à Vache à la coste de sud de S. Domingue.

Plan de l'isle à Vache à la coste de sud de S. Domingue.

Scale ca. 1:90,000. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 73." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1... more

Minazuki

Minazuki

Print shows several boys playing around a pole with a platform on top on which are flowers. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. From the s... more

Carte des havres de Kingstown et de Port Royal.

Carte des havres de Kingstown et de Port Royal.

Scale ca. 1:66,500. Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. "Tome I, no. 57. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1952 Available also through the L... more

Le Port Marianne dans l'isle de Cube

Le Port Marianne dans l'isle de Cube

Scale ca. 1:24,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Tome I, no. 53." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1804 Available also through the L... more

Northern part of the Gut of Canso, part of the island of Cape Bocton,

Northern part of the Gut of Canso, part of the island of Cape Bocton,

Scale not given. Title from annotation on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Has watermark. Annotated on verso: Purchased out of Lord Colvil's collection. LC Maps of North... 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. From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1655 Available also through the L... more

Draught of the Bay of Honduras and the Musqueto Shoar

Draught of the Bay of Honduras and the Musqueto Shoar

Scale ca. 1:430,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. "Variation 6d. 30 m. easterly in the year 1764."... more

The Reforming constable, or, The biter bit / Capt H---invt ; Cap B-- Sculp.

The Reforming constable, or, The biter bit / Capt H---invt ; Cap B-- S...

Cartoon showing constable entering house, "in search of the sons and daughters of the Devil", and finding his wife committing adultery in a brothel. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library ... more

Le Port au Prince dans l'isle de St. Domingue.

Le Port au Prince dans l'isle de St. Domingue.

Scale ca. 1:35,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. "Tome I, no. 69." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, ... more

Carte de la L'isle Grande et coste de Brezil aux environs.

Carte de la L'isle Grande et coste de Brezil aux environs.

"Tome II, no. 56." in upper margin. From author's Le petit atlas maritime, 1764. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Passage de l'ombre de la Lune au travers de l'Europe dans l'éclipse de Soleil centrale et annulaire : qui s'observent le 1er avril 1764, depuis le Cap St. Vincent extrémité meridionale de l'Espagne, jusqu'au Cap Wardhus, dans la Mer Glaciale /

Passage de l'ombre de la Lune au travers de l'Europe dans l'éclipse de...

Relief shown pictorially. Watermarked at left end with necklace enclosing pointed cross with attached pendant cross and at right end with indecipherable wording. Includes embellished title cartouche and 2 circu... more

Isle de Cube.

Isle de Cube.

Scale ca. 1:3,400,000. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1783 "Tome I, no. 50." Appears in the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Available also thro... more

Colchester, May the: 6:th: Day: A.D.: 1765.

Colchester, May the: 6:th: Day: A.D.: 1765.

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1024 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

Woman with dogs, infant, and goats in the wilderness

Woman with dogs, infant, and goats in the wilderness

Print shows a shepherdess with goats, praising her dog for finding an infant among antique statues and armaments in the wilderness. Includes a remarque at bottom center showing a coat-of-arms, topped with crown... more

Descripcion de las costas, islas placeres, i bajos delas, Indias Occidentales,

Descripcion de las costas, islas placeres, i bajos delas, Indias Occid...

Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on vellum. Shows the Atlantic coast of southern U.S., Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. "Sibre para Domingo de Belasco Pilo to d... more

A view of the harbour and city of the Havana, taken from Jesu del Monte Vue du Port et ville de la Havane prise de Jesu del Monte = Vista del Puerto y Ciudad de la Havana desde Jesus del Monte / / drawn by Elias Durnford, Engineer ; engraved by T. Morris.

A view of the harbour and city of the Havana, taken from Jesu del Mont...

Print showing a two-wheeled coach without horse, a saddled horse grazing nearby, two men sitting on the ground resting, and a woman approaching them; distant view over many palm trees of the harbor and city of ... more

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the eighth day of May, A. D. 1766. [Grant of a Brief to Eleazor Wheelock for support of the Indian Charity School.] New-London: Printed by T.

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the Colony of Con...

Positive Photostat.; Indian Charity School.; Wheelock Eleazar.; Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Epheme... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the North or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the East or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the Nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Dedicated "To the Honble. Thos. Gage ... " Relief shown by hachures. Includes text, index to points of interest, and inset "A chart of the entrance to New York from Sandy Hook, shewing the pr... more

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the north or Hudsons River, and to Crown Point, on the east or Sound River, shewing the several streets, publick buildings, docks, fort & battery, with the true form & course of the commanding grounds, with and without the town.

A plan of the city of New-York & its environs to Greenwich, on the nor...

Scale ca. 1:6,300. Relief shown by hachures. Dedicated to Major Gen. Thos. Gage. Described in I. N. P. Stokes' Iconography of Manhattan Island. Includes descriptive note, "References," and inset of "A chart of ... more

Designs for fortifying Governors Island near New York.

Designs for fortifying Governors Island near New York.

Scale 1:144; 12 ft. to an in. Title from verso. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows "Section thro' A, B." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1141 Available also through the Library of Congress Web s... more

A plan of my farm on Little Huntg. Creek & Potomk. R.

A plan of my farm on Little Huntg. Creek & Potomk. R.

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on linen covered cardboard. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1447 Accompanied by 2 manuscript notes. Available also through the Library of Co... more

Sir Jeffery Amherst Knight of the most honorable Order of Bath, ... J. Reynolds pinxt. ; J. Watson fecit

Sir Jeffery Amherst Knight of the most honorable Order of Bath, ... J....

Sir Jeffery Amherst, three-quarter length, standing, facing left, wearing armor, helmet on table with map "Plan of the Island of Montreal & its Environs"; boatloads of troops on a river in the background. Title... more

Futon no naka no yūjo to kyaku

Futon no naka no yūjo to kyaku

Print shows a screen enclosing a man with a courtesan on a bed. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: horizontal Chuban Nishikie. ... more

Ichonografica da vila da Vitoria, capital da capitania do Espirito Santo,

Ichonografica da vila da Vitoria, capital da capitania do Espirito San...

Scale ca. 1:1,240. Manuscript; red and black ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. "Bahia 5de novembro de 1767, Petipé." Relief shown by hachures. In upper margin: No. 2. Indexed for points of interest. LC Luso-H... more

Araihari

Araihari

Print shows two women with a large washtub and a hammock, washing cloth and laying it on the hammock to dry. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 20... more

An election entertainment at Brentford

An election entertainment at Brentford

A party of freeholders of Middlesex, seated at a table, dining, during the election of a M.P. for the county, Dec. 1768, when Sergeant Glynn, Wilkes's friend and counsel, opposed Sir William Beauchamp Proctor,... more

A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay and Cape Sambrô, also the islands, ledges of rocks, shoals & soundings

A chart of the harbour of Halifax, in Nova Scotia; with Jebucto Bay an...

Scale ca. 1:62,000. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. "Published by command of the Right Honourable the Lords of Trade & Plantations, for the benefit of the trade and navigation of G... more

Plano del pto. de Balparayso /

Plano del pto. de Balparayso /

Dated by comparison with the author's other similar map. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Van der Ley. Pen-and-ink and red ink and watercolor. Mo... more

Carte des voyages du Cape. Carver, dans la partie intérieure de l'Amérique septentrionale en 1766, et 1767.

Carte des voyages du Cape. Carver, dans la partie intérieure de l'Amér...

Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 783 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 600/2; 651/3

[Two designs for levels, on the right (fig. 14) by Jean Picard and on the left (fig. 13) by Christiaan Huygens] / JM [or TM] sc 1768.

[Two designs for levels, on the right (fig. 14) by Jean Picard and on ...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Traité sur la théorie et la pratique du nivellement.... Avignon : 1768. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard C. Br... more

Map of Nova Scotia, or Acadia; with the islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from actual surveys,

Map of Nova Scotia, or Acadia; with the islands of Cape Breton and St....

Scale ca. 1:390,000; 60 miles to a degree. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Imperfect: Deterioration along creases. Includes inscription to "John Manners" and illus. LC Maps of North America... more

A view of the Franciscan church & convent in the city of Havana, taken from the alcalde's house in Granby Square Vue de l'eglise et du convent des Franciscains, dans la ville de la Havane, prise de la maison de l'alcalde das la Place de Granby = Vista de la iglesia y convento de San Francisco en la ciudad de la Havana, desde la casa de los alcaldes en la Plaza de Granby drawn by Elias Durnford engineer ; engraved by Edward Rooker

A view of the Franciscan church & convent in the city of Havana, taken...

Title from item. Illus. probably from: Scenographia Americana. London : J. Bowles, 1768.

Description of the pope. 1769. [Massachusetts 1769].Province of Massachusetts-Bay. The Honorable Harrison Gray, Esq; Treasurer and Receiver-general of His Majesty’s said Province. To the select-men or assessors of the town of district of [blan

Description of the pope. 1769. [Massachusetts 1769].Province of Massac...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford.; Verse. 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; Por... more

The managers on the part of New-York, beg leave to the Court, that in their claim filed in pages 8, and 9, of the said claim, it is by mistake that they ... do claim as a boundary between the Colony of New-York, and New-Jersey, a straight and di

The managers on the part of New-York, beg leave to the Court, that in ...

Dated July 26, 1769.; On verso: LL 54 2021 My 14, 38; Regs. 38, p. 7, No. 40. 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

Yatsushi koshikibu no naishi

Yatsushi koshikibu no naishi

Print shows the poet Izumi Shikibu and a young man, possibly Tachibana no Michisada, Prince Tametaka, or Prince Atsumichi, or possibly Shikibu and her daughter Koshikibu no Naishi. Title and other descriptive i... more

To his Excellency the Right Honourable Norborne Baron de Botetourt, his Majesty's Lieutenant and Governor General of the Colony and Dominion of Virginia and Vice Admiral of the same, The humble address of the House of Burgesses .... To which his

To his Excellency the Right Honourable Norborne Baron de Botetourt, hi...

In reply to speech at beginning of session May 9, 1769.; Not in evans.; On verso: Wed May 10, 1769 See Journals of House of Burgesses for that title. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in... more

Mr. Jauncey heartily thanks his worthy friends in this City, for the general contempt they have shewn to the many false and malicious reports which his inveterate enemies have circulated to his prejudice ... New York, January 20th 1769.

Mr. Jauncey heartily thanks his worthy friends in this City, for the g...

Imprint 2.; Political campaign.; On verso: S; Jan 20, 1769. 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;... more

To the freeholders and freemen of the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen. Every good citizen must necessarily desire to preserve the peace of the City, and the freedom of elections ... [Signed John Morin Scott, P.V.B Livingston. Theodorus Va

To the freeholders and freemen of the City and County of New-York. Gen...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2.; On verso: S; Jan. 19, 1769. 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... more

Advertisement of great importance to the public. The specious reason assigned by Alexander Robertson, in Mr. Gaine's last paper, relative to his attempting to introduce into this City certain goods therein mentioned contrary to the agreement sub

Advertisement of great importance to the public. The specious reason a...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S June 21, 1769; Advertisement against Alex Robertson. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Eph... more

The female patriot, No. 1. Addressed to the tea-drinking ladies of New York [41 lines of verse] [New York, Ma6 30, 1770].

The female patriot, No. 1. Addressed to the tea-drinking ladies of New...

Positive Photostat.; Verse. 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 104, Folder 7.

Plano que contiene la Bahía de Tabla con la ciudad del Cabo /

Plano que contiene la Bahía de Tabla con la ciudad del Cabo /

Shows coastal area of the Cape of Good Hope region. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. M... more

[Boston Harbour, with the surroundings, &c.

[Boston Harbour, with the surroundings, &c.

Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. 1862. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Dept... more

William Jackson, an importer; at the Brazen Head, North side of the Town-House, and opposite the Town-Pump, in Corn-Hill, Boston. It is desired that the sons and daughters of liberty, would not buy any one thing of him, for in so doing the will

William Jackson, an importer; at the Brazen Head, North side of the To...

Positive Photostat.; Jackson, William.; 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; Portfo... more

To the freeholders, and freemen, of the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen, The important advantages arising from electing representatives by ballot, are so evident, that is matter of concern, that we find so salutary a measure openly oppose

To the freeholders, and freemen, of the City and County of New-York. G...

Imprint 3.; On verso, Copy 1: S; Reasons in favor of a Balloting Law.; On verso, Copy 2: S; Jan 4, 1770; N.Y.H.S. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images... more

Leda and the swan S. Gessner inv. et f

Leda and the swan S. Gessner inv. et f

Print shows scene from Greek myth of Leda with Zeus in the form of a swan. Title devised by Library staff.

Figurine seller with two girls S. Gessner inv. et f

Figurine seller with two girls S. Gessner inv. et f

Print of classical scene shows young women inspecting the wares of a man selling figurines. Title devised by Library staff.

I George Brooke, treasurer of Virginia, hereby certify, that of the County of hath paid into the loan offic of this Commonwealth dollars, to be applied to his credit in account with a British subject, according to an act of General Assembly pass

I George Brooke, treasurer of Virginia, hereby certify, that of the Co...

Filled in in mss. and dated 22 May 1780.; 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; Port... more

To the merchants and traders, of the City of Philadelphia. Gentlemen. The worthy and patriotic writer of the Farmer's letters, have clearly demonstrated, that the liberties of the British colonies in America, have been most cruely violated by th

To the merchants and traders, of the City of Philadelphia. Gentlemen. ...

Positive Photostat. 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 143, Folder 1.

Map of the Kingdom of Poland : and the Grand Dutchy of Lithuania /

Map of the Kingdom of Poland : and the Grand Dutchy of Lithuania /

Relief shown pictorially. "Longit. East from Ferro." "Printed for John Bowles in Cornhil, and Carington Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster imag... more

The Body of Tee, a chief, as preserved after death in Otaheite / Webber del. ; Pollard sc.
Robt. [Robert] Newell

Robt. [Robert] Newell

Bust portrait silhouette of a young boy identified as "Robt. Newell", facing right. Title from item. Inscribed in ink at top center: 5 Robt. Newell. Inscribed in ink at botom left: Rob' N. (DLC/PP-1998:151.27, ... more

Yamashita kinsaku no senjichauri omiya

Yamashita kinsaku no senjichauri omiya

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

Copy Major John Thornton's platt.

Copy Major John Thornton's platt.

Thomas Jefferson's copy of a 1718 survey by Francis Eppes of property at the junction of the Rivanna and Fluvanna Rivers. Gift; Janet Hall; Mar. 10 1995. Accompanied by manuscript letter and photo copy of verso... more

New York. May 17, 1770. Advertisement. The subscribers to the non-importation agreement, are desired to meet at the Exchange tomorrow morning, prvisely at 11 o'clock to consider of a letter recieved from Philadelphia, relative to the non-importa

New York. May 17, 1770. Advertisement. The subscribers to the non-impo...

Positive Photostat.; Advertisement. 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 104, Folder 11.

[Falmouth Harbour.

[Falmouth Harbour.

Scale ca. 1:24,900. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. No. "7" attached to upper right corner. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along margins. Available also through the Library o... more

A new map of Jamaica; in which the several towns, forts, & settlements are accurately laid down, as well as the situations & depths of the most noted harbours and anchoring places ...

A new map of Jamaica; in which the several towns, forts, & settlements...

Scale ca. 1:500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1926 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Incl... more

Mrs. Newell

Mrs. Newell

Bust portrait silhouette of woman identified as "Mrs. Newell", facing left. She wears a bonnet with ribbon at top and fastened beneath the chin. Title from item. Inscribed in ink at top center: Mrs. Newell. (DL... more

Carta que contiene la navegación desde Pulo Zapata hasta Manila con una parte de la costa de la Ysla de Luzon y la de Paragoa /

Carta que contiene la navegación desde Pulo Zapata hasta Manila con un...

Shows South China Sea between western portion of Philippines and Vietnam. Also shows 1 expedition route. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC... more

Part of Oxford and Cumberland counties, Me.

Part of Oxford and Cumberland counties, Me.

Scale ca. 1:220,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Land grants and No. 4 township dated 1771. Shows townships, land grants, and landownership of Cumberland County and ... more

Carta plana que contiene el Estrecho de Sonda con una parte de la Ysla de Java y otra de Sumatra arreglada segun la moderna de Mr. Dapre. exepto los numberos de la sonda qe. son los mismos qe. hallo el Navio de S.M. Nombdo., el buen consejo de mando de Dn. Juan de Casens, el año de 1767 /

Carta plana que contiene el Estrecho de Sonda con una parte de la Ysla...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cross on top of the characters IHS; I. Villedary; and Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters LVG. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. M... more

Map of proposed roads through the southeastern part of Pennsylvania, the northeastern part of Maryland, and the northern part of Delaware

Map of proposed roads through the southeastern part of Pennsylvania, t...

Scale ca. 1:506,880. Title from LC's Trails bibliography, no. 131. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in ink to show additional roads and place-names. Appears in American Philosophical Society Transaction. 1771. v... more

Plano de Manila, este plano contiene una pte. de la Ya. de Lubzon y otra de la de Mindoro y en la primero esta, la Bahía de Manila cituada en desta ciudad en los 14 gs. 30 ms. N. y longd. de 135 gs. 21 ms. segun el meridiano de Tenerife consta de la ultima observn. echa en dha. ciudad pr. Mr. Santi, año de 1767 y tambien contiene este plano el Puerto de Subec, arregdo. al qe. en dho. año selevanto, p. orden del comandante del Navio de sumd. nombrado el buen consejo, Dn. Juan de Casens en junio de 1767 /

Plano de Manila, este plano contiene una pte. de la Ya. de Lubzon y ot...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cross on top of the characters IHS; and, I. Villedary. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backi... more

A map of South Carolina from the Savannah Sound to St. Helena's Sound, with the several plantations, their proper boundary lines, their names, and the names of the proprietors included and the grants of lands belonging to Landgrave William Hodgson, coloured green and edged with red with additional plans of those plots which have been resurvey'd by order of Messrs. Boss & Brailsford the purchasers from Hodgson, who inherited from his ancestors, as they had their original grant, from the Palatinate Lord Carteret &c.

A map of South Carolina from the Savannah Sound to St. Helena's Sound,...

Scale ca. 1:167,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Imperfect: Deteriorated along folds and edges. "F. AE. A." Includes list of proprietors and index to their lands. LC Maps o... more

[Hibernia in distress]

[Hibernia in distress]

Print shows Hibernia, a woman representing Ireland, lying on the floor holding a broken harp, Lord Townshend is holding her down with his left foot; on the left, Lord North reaches into a money bag labeled with... more

To face azimuth

To face azimuth

Print shows an "assay oven", "athanor", and "azimuth compass", with "attraction" diagrams. Title from item. Printed at head of title: Engraved for the New Royal & Universal Dictionary of Arts & Sciences. Printe... more

Nu kawachi gayoi

Nu kawachi gayoi

Print shows a man crouching behind a fence in order to spy on his wife; she is standing on a veranda composing a poem expressing concerns for his safety on his journey to Kawachi. Title and other descriptive in... more

To the Rev. Mr. Pitkin, on the death of his lady … [Signed] Phillis Wheatley. Boston, June 16th, 1772. [Boston 1772].

To the Rev. Mr. Pitkin, on the death of his lady … [Signed] Phillis Wh...

Positive Photostat.; Verse. 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 37, Folder 14.

Hototogisu o kiku yūjo to kamuro

Hototogisu o kiku yūjo to kamuro

Print shows a courtesan and her attendant or an apprentice listening to the song of a lark that is flying above them. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print speciali... more

Hibachi o kakomu gonin no otoko

Hibachi o kakomu gonin no otoko

Print shows five men relaxing around a hibachi; a shamisen rests on a platform in a room to the rear, and a standing screen with various symbols is in the foreground. Title and other descriptive information com... more

Die artikel der Patriotischen gesellschaft der stadt und Caunty Philadelphia. Philadelphia, Gedruckt bey Henrich Miller, in der Reesstrasse. [1772].

Die artikel der Patriotischen gesellschaft der stadt und Caunty Philad...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 12525. 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 143, Folder 26a.

An address to the inhabitants of Boston, (particularly to the thoughtless youth) occasioned by the execution of Levi Ames. Who so early in life, as not 22 years of age, must quit the stage of action in this awful manner. He was tried for burglar

An address to the inhabitants of Boston, (particularly to the thoughtl...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; Not in Evans.; Ames, Levi. 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 Epheme... more

Observations relative to the manufacture of paper and printed books in the Province of Pennysylvania. [Philadelphia: Printed by Robert Bell, 1773].

Observations relative to the manufacture of paper and printed books in...

Positive Photostat. 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 143, Folder 27.

The damnation of Obadiah / H.W. Bunbury delin., 1772 ; J. Bretherton, f.

The damnation of Obadiah / H.W. Bunbury delin., 1772 ; J. Bretherton, ...

One of a series of illustrations to Tristram Shandy showing Dr. Slop holding book containing the form of excommunication, and pointing at Obadiah who is disappearing, one leg and his back alone being visible. B... more

Votes and proceedings of the town of Boston, June 17, 1774. At a legal and very full meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of Boston, by adjournment at Faneuil-Hall, June 17, 1774. [Boston, 1774].

Votes and proceedings of the town of Boston, June 17, 1774. At a legal...

Imprint 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 37, Folder 33.

Whoever has candidly traced the rapid growth of these colonies from their little beginning to their present flourishing state in wealth and population, must eye the distinguished hand of heaven, and impress every mind, with a humble confidence,

Whoever has candidly traced the rapid growth of these colonies from th...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 13770.; Not in Ford. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 3 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Colle... more

To the publick. The long expected Tea Ship arrived last night at Sandy-Hook, but the pilot would not bring up the Captain till the sense of the City was known. The committee were immediately informed of her arrival, and that the Captain solicits

To the publick. The long expected Tea Ship arrived last night at Sandy...

Imprint 3.; Tea.; On verso: Apr 19, 1774. 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 106, Folder 4.

To the public. Stop him! Stop him! Stop him! In this day of trial- At this great and important period- When our lives liberties, and estates; nay when our very religion and all that is, or can be, dear to us, as freemen, are at stake; we cannot

To the public. Stop him! Stop him! Stop him! In this day of trial- At ...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S; Nov 21, 1774. 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 107, Folder 11.

New York, October 1, 1774. To the publick. We the subscribers having been appointed as a committee by a considerable number of the inhabitants of the city, [to ascertain by direct question, whether sundry persons, were purchasing and shipping go

New York, October 1, 1774. To the publick. We the subscribers having b...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S; Oct 1, 1774. 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 107, Folder 7.

The following extracts from the votes and proceedings of the American Continental Congress we are induced to publish thus early purely to ease the impatience of our readers. Association &c. We his Majesty’s most loyal subjects, the delegates of

The following extracts from the votes and proceedings of the American ...

Positive Photostat.; Photographic reproduction.; Stamped on verso: Mss Division.; On verso: Ac. 373. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full te... more

To the free and loyal inhabitants of the City and Colony of New-York. Friends, fellow citizens, fellow countrymen, and fellow freemen. Nothing can be more flagrantly wrong than the assertion of some of our mercantile Dons, that the mechanics hav

To the free and loyal inhabitants of the City and Colony of New-York. ...

Evans 13180.; On verso: S; 1773 ?. 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 107, Folder 7b.

To the inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. The committee appointed by the inhabitants of this City, on the 19th instant at the Coffee-House, for drawing up, and reporting to them, a set of constitutional resolves, do hereby request t

To the inhabitants of the City and County of New-York. The committee a...

Evans 13662.; On verso: S; July 23, 1774. 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 106, Folder 23a.

Shinagawa yūsho no enseki

Shinagawa yūsho no enseki

Print shows five courtesans attending to the needs of a male client; one woman is playing a shamisen, another is preparing a pipe for smoking. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-spo... more

To John Cruger, James Jauncey, James Delancey, and Jacob Walton, Esqrs; The representatives in General Assembly, for the City and County of New-York. Gentlemen: The author of this letter bespeaks a moment of your attention ... [Signed] Aristides

To John Cruger, James Jauncey, James Delancey, and Jacob Walton, Esqrs...

Imprint 2.; On verso: S. 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 106, Folder 2.

To His Royal Highness. George Ausgustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c. &c. &c. This chart of the West Indies,

To His Royal Highness. George Ausgustus Frederick. Prince of Wales &c....

Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, Bermudas, West Indies, and northern South America. European posse... more

Head-Quarters, Cambridge, November 1775. The generals flatter themselves that the new establishment of the army will not be less agreeable to the men in general, than it is calculated for action and economy … [An address to the soldiers.] [Cambr

Head-Quarters, Cambridge, November 1775. The generals flatter themselv...

Ford 1835.; Evans 14556.; Stamped on verso: 504. 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 3... more

The Provincial Congress at their meeting having unanimously chosen the following worthy gentlemen, to represent this colony at the general Congress, to be held at Philadelphia, on the 10th of May next ... The friends to liberty, in testimony of

The Provincial Congress at their meeting having unanimously chosen the...

Evans 14416.; On verso: Apr 22, 1775. 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 108, Folder 4a.

Bequia or Becouya, the northernmost of the Granadilles,

Bequia or Becouya, the northernmost of the Granadilles,

Scale ca. 1:23,300. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. "XII." "64." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2096 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775, at Charles Town, N. America.

Plan of the action which happen'd 17th. June 1775, at Charles Town, N....

Scale ca. 1:8,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 908 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

The following letter was some nights ago thrown in among the sons of Liberty. New-York, March 17th, 1775. Gentlemen. As there seems to be a great diversity of opinions among the friends of liberty in regard to the conduct which the inhabitants o

The following letter was some nights ago thrown in among the sons of L...

Sons of liberty.; Imprint 3.; On verso: S; Mch 17, 1775. 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; Po... more

An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac to the island of Anticosti shewing the soundings, rocks, shoals &c with views of the lands and all necessary instructions for navigating that river to Quebec.

An exact chart of the river St. Laurence, from Fort Frontenac to the i...

Scale ca. 1:695,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. Appears in the author's The American atlas. 1775. Includes text. Insets: The Seven Islands.--A continuation of the river... more

A genuine letter from a well-known patriot at St. James’s to his friend in Boston, relative to the present distracted state of American affairs. Dated London, November 28, 1774. [Boston? 1775].

A genuine letter from a well-known patriot at St. James’s to his frien...

Positive Photostat. 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 38, Folder 34.

A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina.

A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole prov...

Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ... " "Printed for Robt. Sayer at No. 53 in F... more

A plan of the island of St. John with the divisions of the counties, parishes, & the lots as granted by government, likewise the soundings round the coast and harbours.

A plan of the island of St. John with the divisions of the counties, p...

Scale ca. 1:260,000. Hand colored. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes table of administrative divisions and inset of "Gulf of St. Lawrence." Available also through th... more

An express just arrived from General Washington. Camp at Cambridge. Oct. 24, 1775. Sir. The inclosed information being of the highest importance, I thought it proper to transmit it to you with all dispatch. I am Sir Your obedient servant George

An express just arrived from General Washington. Camp at Cambridge. Oc...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 14027. 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 164, Folder 11.