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G. Washington / J. Trumbull pinx. ; Ta. le Roy sculp.

G. Washington / J. Trumbull pinx. ; Ta. le Roy sculp.

Print shows George Washington full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, wearing uniform, holding hat in left hand; on the left, an African man holds Washington's horse (reverse of the Trumbull pain... More

Plano del Puerto de Especie /

Plano del Puerto de Especie /

Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and red watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 509 Available also through the Library of Congre... More

The amiable Miss W-bb [and] the intrepid partizan

The amiable Miss W-bb [and] the intrepid partizan

Cameo portraits of Miss W-bb and Banastre Tarleton; in ovals with ribbons at top. Title from item. Illus. in: The town and country magazine, or, Universal repository of knowledge, instruction, and entertainment... More

General Carleton

General Carleton

General Guy Carleton, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing uniform, facing right, in medallion. Engraved for Murray's History of the American War. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America; from its... More

Lt. Col. Tarleton

Lt. Col. Tarleton

Print shows Banastre Tarleton, bust portrait, facing right; medallion on pedestal featuring cavalry scene. Title from item. Illus. in: The Westminster magazine, 1782 (March), p. 115. Published in: The American ... More

Plano del Puerto de Angel situado en la costa de Angel en la latitud de [blank] grados y [blank] minutos y en la longitud de [blank] grados y [blank] minutos segun el meridiano de Thenerife : este puerto fue bombeado pr. la Armada Naval de Francia, el año de 1688 /

Plano del Puerto de Angel situado en la costa de Angel en la latitud d...

Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic... More

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May, 1782. Resolved by this Assembly, that a list of the deficient numbers of recruits, in each town in this state (exce

At a General Assembly of the Governor and company of the State of Conn...

Positive Photostat.; 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 3, Folder 65.

[Marine -- shows a ship lying on its side] / Bernard direxit.

[Marine -- shows a ship lying on its side] / Bernard direxit.

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Encyclopédie méthodique, ou par ordre de matières, par une société de gens de lettres, de savans et d'artistes.... Paris : Chez Panckoucke, 1782-1830, vol. 166, pl. 59... More

A new and accurate chart of the harbour of Boston in New England in North America /

A new and accurate chart of the harbour of Boston in New England in No...

Also shows islands, rocks, channels, shoals, and towns and roads along coast. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. In upper right margin: Political Mag., Nov. 1782. Phillips. Maps of America. LC... More

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Gloria Mundi, or The Devil addressing the sun - Pare. Lost, Book IV

Cartoon showing Charles James Fox standing on a roulette wheel perched atop a globe showing England and continental Europe, the implication is that his penniless state, indicated by turned-out pockets, is due t... More

James Madison to E. Pendleton, April 2, 1782.

James Madison to E. Pendleton, April 2, 1782.

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

The political mirror or an exhibition of ministers for April 1782 / Razo Rezio inv ; Crunk Fogo sculp.

The political mirror or an exhibition of ministers for April 1782 / Ra...

Print shows Lords Sandwich, Rigby, North, Mansfield, an unidentified man, and Germain in the clutches of a devil, fall into an abyss, driven there by the opposition, or new ministers, Thurlow, Conway, Camden, B... More

Prince Stadhold--r resuming his deliberation

Prince Stadhold--r resuming his deliberation

Print shows a caricature of Prince William V of Holland as a slightly obese man, of deficient intellect, with empty ("MT") trouser pockets, and holding a sword by the blade against his breast, while notes and v... More

Ohan chōemon

Ohan chōemon

Print shows a porter carrying a woman across a stream. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: Hashirae-ban Nishikie. Forms part of: J... More

Plan of the attack of Fort Clinton and Montgomery which where [sic] stormed by His Majesty's forces under the command of Sr. Henry Clinton, KB, the 6th of October 1777.

Plan of the attack of Fort Clinton and Montgomery which where [sic] st...

Scale ca. 1:21,120. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by shading. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1195 Available also through the Library of Congress Web si... More

A bath of the moderns

A bath of the moderns

Captain Bissett on the shoulders of Richard Worsley, Colonel of the Hampshire Militia, watching Lady Worsley pull up her stockings. Engraving published by E. Darchery. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Col... More

Libertas Americana. 4 Juil. 1776 Non sine Diis animosus infans / / dessin de la medaille des etats unis de l'amerique compose par A.E. Gibelin en 1783.

Libertas Americana. 4 Juil. 1776 Non sine Diis animosus infans / / des...

Design drawing executed not later than September 1782 by Antoine Esprit Gibelin shows Minerva (representing France) standing, leaning forward, holding a spear in raised right hand and a shield, with a fleur-de-... More

Carte du théatre de la guerre entre les Anglais et les Américains:

Carte du théatre de la guerre entre les Anglais et les Américains:

Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from Quebec to Cape May and from Oswego to Kennebec Bay. Includes "Indication des principaux évenemens de la Guerre actuelle, dans les c... More

The British lion engaging four powers

The British lion engaging four powers

Print shows a lion confronting a spaniel, representing Spain, a fighting cock, representing France, a rattlesnake, representing America, and a pug dog, representing Holland. Title from item. Catalogue of prints... More

A petitioning, remonstrating, reforming, republican / R.S.

A petitioning, remonstrating, reforming, republican / R.S.

Cartoon shows a "Republican" squatting over an upturned crown, urinating into an upturned bishop's mitre. He supports himself with a staff on which is a liberty cap with the word "liberty" crossed out and "rebe... More

Anticipation; or, the contrast to the royal hunt / Britons fact.

Anticipation; or, the contrast to the royal hunt / Britons fact.

Print shows the restoration of England under the new ministry; the pillars that supported the Temple of Fame are being righted and put back in place; a soldier with sword in hand protects a Native, representing... More

Carte generale de la terre : appliquée a l'astronomie pour l'etude de la géographie terrestre et celeste /

Carte generale de la terre : appliquée a l'astronomie pour l'etude de ...

Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, table of climates, table of coordinates, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Fold-lined. On verso in manuscript ink in up... More

A new map of the British Empire in Nth. America,

A new map of the British Empire in Nth. America,

Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. From George Henry Millar's New complete & universal system of geography. 1782. Inset: East Florida continued. Available also through the Library of Congress Web... More

Francis I, King of Fran[ce] / Titian, pixt ; J. Heath, sculpt.

Francis I, King of Fran[ce] / Titian, pixt ; J. Heath, sculpt.

Portrait print showing Francis I, King of France. Bust portrait, right profile in oval flanked by two knights in armor. The knight on the left, representing France, with a shield bearing the fleur-de-lis, has t... More

St. Augustine and its environs.

St. Augustine and its environs.

Scale ca. 1:7,300. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. In pencil: 219. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1645 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ... More

Carte des Isles Antilles dans l'Amérique septentrionale, avec la majeure partie des Isles Lucayes; saisant partie du théâtre de la guerre entre les anglais et les américains.

Carte des Isles Antilles dans l'Amérique septentrionale, avec la majeu...

Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1741 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Notice historique de... More

Count De Grasse

Count De Grasse

François Joseph Paul de Grasse, Comte de Grasse, full-length portrait, wearing uniform with hat, holding sword, standing, facing left, against studio backdrop showing ships during battle.

Map of the empire of Germany.

Map of the empire of Germany.

From: Kitchin, General atlas describing the whole universe. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Plano de la Bahía de Concepción de Chile situada la ciudad antigua en latitud meridional de 36⁰42ʹ53ʺ y en longitud de 303⁰52ʹ3ʺ de Tenerife observadas astronómicamente /

Plano de la Bahía de Concepción de Chile situada la ciudad antigua en ...

Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. ... More

Lord Howe

Lord Howe

Print shows Richard Howe, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing uniform, facing slightly right, in oval. Title from item. Engraved for Murray's History of the American War. Illus. in: An impartial history of the... More

Plan du port de Portsmouth levé à vue.

Plan du port de Portsmouth levé à vue.

Scale ca. 1:38,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Shows fortifications and premier anchorage areas for ships. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1... More

Benjamin Franklin / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

Benjamin Franklin / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

Print shows Benjamin Franklin, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing fur collar, in oval draped with foliage on pedestal with books, map, eagles, storm clouds and lightning, and with "VIR" ... More

General Montgomery

General Montgomery

Print shows Richard Montgomery, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing military uniform, facing slightly left, in oval. Title from item. Engraved for Murray's History of the American War. Illus. in: An impartial ... More

A Meeting of umbrellas / P.V., delin. ; J. Kent, fecit.

A Meeting of umbrellas / P.V., delin. ; J. Kent, fecit.

Cartoon showing two men under umbrellas facing each other and another man under umbrella with left hand extended between the two men. Engraving attributed to Gillray. Forms part of: British cartoon Prints coll... More

Son mérite personnel l'emporte sur toutes les considérations / Le Barbier l'aîné del. ; N. Ponce sculp.

Son mérite personnel l'emporte sur toutes les considérations / Le Barb...

Print shows an imaginary scene depicting the funeral of Richard Montgomery, killed during the attack on Québec. Title from item. Illus. in: Essais historiques et politiques sur les Anglo-Américains, ... / par M... More

J. Hancock / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

J. Hancock / J. Pelicier sculp. 1782.

Print shows John Hancock, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right, in oval medallion with ribbon at the top, on pedestal, with cannon in foreground.

The honble. Marquis Lafayette, major general of the American army

The honble. Marquis Lafayette, major general of the American army

Print shows Marquis de Lafayette, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, in oval with laurel banner. Title from item. Etching attributed to John Norman (1748?-1817). Illus. in: An impartial history ... More

General Gage / R. Pollard sculp.

General Gage / R. Pollard sculp.

General Thomas Gage, half-length portrait, wearing uniform, facing slightly left; in oval. Engraved for Murray's History of the American War. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America; from its firs... More

Carte de l'Amérique septentrionale, depuis la baye d'Hudson jusqu'au Mississipi: pour servir aux essais historiques et politiques sur la révolution de cette partie du monde.

Carte de l'Amérique septentrionale, depuis la baye d'Hudson jusqu'au M...

Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. From the publisher's Essais historiques et politiques sur les Anglo-Américans. 1782. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

America triumphant and Britannia in distress

America triumphant and Britannia in distress

Allegorical patriotic scene. Detail of engraved frontispiece. Illus. in: Abraham Weatherwise's Town and Country Almanack for 1782 (Boston, 1781). Reference copy may be in SSF - AMERICA (SYMBOL). This record con... More

[Côte de York-town à Boston:  Marches de l'armée.

[Côte de York-town à Boston: Marches de l'armée.

Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Key map of the route of march of Comte de Roc... More

Plan of Savannah and its environs in 1782.

Plan of Savannah and its environs in 1782.

Scale 1:12,000; 1,000 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Shows fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1... More

Fort Provost in 1782.

Fort Provost in 1782.

Scale 1:960; 80 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1590 Available als... More

The hon'le. Anthony Wayne, Esqr., major general in the American Army / J. Nor sc.

The hon'le. Anthony Wayne, Esqr., major general in the American Army /...

Print shows Anthony Wayne, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left, wearing military uniform; in oval. Title from item. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America, between Great Britain and... More

[He yuan tu]

[He yuan tu]

Scale ca. 1:125,000. Title supplied. Wood block print on linen. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Chinese and Manchu. Pictorial map. Shows the Yellow River from its source to the vici... More

Ryūka no odoriiko

Ryūka no odoriiko

Print shows a full-length portrait of a woman holding a parasol, standing beneath a willow tree. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. For... More

The American rattlesnake presenting Monsieur his ally a dish of frogs

The American rattlesnake presenting Monsieur his ally a dish of frogs

Print shows a rattlesnake, representing America, presenting a basket of frogs to a Frenchman. Includes a short verse advising Britons to drive a wedge between the Americans and the French during the peace negot... More

Britania's assassination, or -- the republican amusement

Britania's assassination, or -- the republican amusement

Print shows members of the new ministry, among them, Fox, Wilkes, Dunning, Richmond, Burke, and Keppel, dismantle a statue of Britannia; they are prevented from doing further damage by Thurow and Mansfield who ... More

Position des Armées amériquaine et françoise à Kings-ferry, Peaks-hill, Crompond et Hunts-taverne du 17. septembre au 20 octobre 1782.

Position des Armées amériquaine et françoise à Kings-ferry, Peaks-hill...

Scale ca. 1:27,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. Kings Ferry operated between Verplank Point and Stony Point. "Peaks-hill" was about 3 miles south of the cen... More

John Marshall

John Marshall

Full-length silhouette portrait shows John Marshall, legislator and jurist, facing right.

Wonders wonders wonders & wonders - dedicated to the wonderfull wonderfull wonderer

Wonders wonders wonders & wonders - dedicated to the wonderfull wonder...

Print shows Britannia and America, several British ministers, and King George III, they appear as couples shaking hands, except for the central figure of three. Standing on the left is Britannia with the Britis... More

The Earl of Shelburne

The Earl of Shelburne

Print shows William Petty, Lord Shelburne, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left; in oval on pedestal with nameplate. Title from item. Illus. in: The universal magazine of knowledge and pleasure [...]. Londo... More

Labour in vain or let them tug & be da--nd

Labour in vain or let them tug & be da--nd

Print shows Neptune, the British lion, Britannia, and a British sailor on a piece of land labeled "England" laughing derisively at a Dutchman, a Frenchman, a Spaniard, and a partly draped Native woman wearing a... More

Contemplez l'ouvrage de pouvoir arbitraire / Le Barbier l'aîné inv. del. ; Patas sculp.

Contemplez l'ouvrage de pouvoir arbitraire / Le Barbier l'aîné inv. de...

Print shows an imaginary scene depicting the funeral of Joseph Warren. Title from item. Illus. in: Essais historiques et politiques sur les Anglo-Américains, ... / par M. Hilliard d'Auberteuil .... Bruxelles : ... More

Plan du siege de Brimston Hill.

Plan du siege de Brimston Hill.

Scale ca. 1:14,440. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Hand colored. Accompanied by photocopy of map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1994 Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library o... More

Judge Thumb, or - patent sticks for family correction: warranted lawful!

Judge Thumb, or - patent sticks for family correction: warranted lawfu...

Judge Buller walking in foreground, carrying bundles of rods; in the background, a man with a rod raised over his head is about to strike a woman who is running away from him. Forms part of : British Cartoon Pr... More

Thomas Jefferson, September 6, 1782, Epitaph on the Death of Martha Wayles Jefferson
State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly, February session, 1782. Whereas great frauds have been committed, and the recruiting service greatly injured by designing persons engaging recruits for the continental servic

State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly,...

Evans 17700.; 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 Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 165, Folder 11.

Thomas Jefferson, 1782, Notes on Northern Governments; Holland; Denmark; Sweden; Russia

Thomas Jefferson, 1782, Notes on Northern Governments; Holland; Denmar...

Notes on Northern Governments; Holland; Denmark; Sweden; Russia

Terra Sancta que in Sacris Terra Promissionis ol : Palestina.

Terra Sancta que in Sacris Terra Promissionis ol : Palestina.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

By his excellency, John Hancock, Esq; Governor and commander in chief in and over the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. A proclamation for a day of fasting, humiliation and prayer ... do hereby appoint Thursday the twenty-fifth day of April instant

By his excellency, John Hancock, Esq; Governor and commander in chief ...

Thanksgiving proclamation.; Imprint3. 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 42, Folder 2.

Philadelphia, May 25, 1782. A gentleman from the Eastward, who arrived in town this morning, has favoured us with a Boston newspaper, dated the 16th instant, from which we have extracted the following. Boston, May 16 The following account of a s

Philadelphia, May 25, 1782. A gentleman from the Eastward, who arrived...

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 146, Folder 11.

[Allegorical cartouche showing a Native man with harpoon and a European man with two Natives in a tropical setting]

[Allegorical cartouche showing a Native man with harpoon and a Europea...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: De nieuwe groote lichtende zee-fakkel ... / Claes Janszoon Vooght. Amsterdam : G.H. van Keulen, 1782, no. 37. Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and pri... More

At a legal meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of Boston, at Faneuil-Hall, May 14, 1782, and continued by adjournment to the 22d of said May. Voted, that the selectmen be directed to publish in handbills ... Attest, Will

At a legal meeting of the freeholders and other inhabitants of the tow...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Stamped on verso: 595. 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 Eph... More

William Pitt - il faut déclarer la guerre a la France / L. Binet del. ; L.S. Berthet sculp.

William Pitt - il faut déclarer la guerre a la France / L. Binet del. ...

Print shows William Pitt, half-length portrait, standing with the aid of crutchers behind balustrade, facing front with right arm extended, during speech to Parliament; two men stand in the background. Title fr... More

George III, King of Great Britain &c / Pollard sculp.

George III, King of Great Britain &c / Pollard sculp.

Print shows King George III, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right wearing ermine robe and powdered wig, in oval topped with crown. Title from item. After a Reynolds coronation portrait. Illus. in:... More

Nidaime bandō mitsugorō no anno heibei

Nidaime bandō mitsugorō no anno heibei

Print shows Bandō Mitsugorō, an actor, full-length portrait, standing, facing right. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: central p... More

Carta reducida de las islas Lucayas, ò de los Lucayos.

Carta reducida de las islas Lucayas, ò de los Lucayos.

Scale ca. 1:1,450,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1750 Depths shown by soundings. Includes compilation information and inset "Plan del puerto de la Providencia." Available also through the Library of ... More

A plan of Portsmouth Harbour in the province of Virginia shewing the works erected by the British forces for its defence, 1781.

A plan of Portsmouth Harbour in the province of Virginia shewing the w...

Scale ca. 1:95,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a rast... More

[A worried cherub holds up a dove to kiss another bird]

[A worried cherub holds up a dove to kiss another bird]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Essais historiques et politiques sur les Anglo-Américains, ... / par M. Hilliard d'Auberteuil .... Bruxelles : 1782, p. 294. Published in: The American Revolution in d... More

How do you like it monsieur

How do you like it monsieur

Fat Englishman pulling hair of skinny Frenchman and kicking him in the buttocks. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Hindoostan /

Hindoostan /

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Descriptive text/index, Memoir of a map of Hindoostan, 1783, cataloged separately.

Plan de la bataille de Montmouth où le Gl. Washington commandait l'Armée américaine et le Gl. Clinton l'Armée anglaise, le 28 juin 1778.

Plan de la bataille de Montmouth où le Gl. Washington commandait l'Arm...

Scale ca. 1:30,500. Relief shown by hachures. From Michel René Hilliard d'Auberteuil's Essais historiques et politique sur les Anglo-Américains. Atlas. 1782. Includes "Explication des chifres." LC Maps of North... More

General Putnam

General Putnam

Print shows Israel Putnam, head-and-shoulders portrait, wearing military uniform, facing slightly left; in oval. Title from item. Engraved for Murray's History of the American War. Illus. in: An impartial histo... More

The honle. Henry Knox, Esqr., major general of the artillery in the American Army / J. Norman sc.

The honle. Henry Knox, Esqr., major general of the artillery in the Am...

Print shows Henry Knox, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right, in oval.

Hanetsuki no danjo

Hanetsuki no danjo

Print shows a young man lifting a young woman who is holding aloft a badminton paddle. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-2006. Format: Hashi... More

A return of the number of inhabitants in the State of Connecticut, February 1, 1782; and also of the Indians and negroes. [s. l.]

A return of the number of inhabitants in the State of Connecticut, Feb...

Positive Photostat.; Census.; 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 3, Folder 63.

Sesshu hitsu shōki zu

Sesshu hitsu shōki zu

Print shows Shōki, the demon slayer, full-length portrait, standing, facing front. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: vertical Ob... More

West Indies, from the best authorities.

West Indies, from the best authorities.

Scale ca. 1:16,000,000. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows Florida, Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1709 Available also throug... More

Plano del puerto de la Ysla de Roatán cituado en la parte del S. y E. de ella, el centro de esta ysla se halla en la latd. N. 16⁰24ʹ y en longd. 289⁰6ʹ, merido. de Tenerife, siendo su extención de 14 legs. havitada por los Basallos de S.M.B. y fue vendida por las Armas de S.M.C. al mando del Mariscal de Campo y Capitan Genl. de la Provinica de Goatemala Dn. Mathias de Galves en 17 de marzo de 1782.

Plano del puerto de la Ysla de Roatán cituado en la parte del S. y E. ...

Shows harbor of New Port Royal. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Zoonen. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 49... More

Utilité particuliére, du vaisseau volant Divers utilités, du vaisseau volant.

Utilité particuliére, du vaisseau volant Divers utilités, du vaisseau ...

Two songs illustrated with humorous pictures of men using flying machines for various purposes. The left panel shows a man fleeing from his creditors, while the four vignettes to the right depict a clergyman, a... More

The town of Falmouth, burnt, by Captain Moet, Octbr. 18th 1775

The town of Falmouth, burnt, by Captain Moet, Octbr. 18th 1775

Print shows bird's-eye view of the burning of Falmouth, Maine, by Captain Henry Mowat, whose ships, in the foreground, fire on the town. Title from item. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America, b... More

Thomas Jefferson, 1782, Notes on Virginia Claims in Western Territory
Plan of Savannah and its fortifications in 1782.

Plan of Savannah and its fortifications in 1782.

Scale 1:6,000; 500 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Has watermark. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1586 Available ... More

Earl Temple

Earl Temple

Print shows George Grenville, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly right; medallion with ribbon at top, on pedestal. Title from item. Illus. in: The Westminster magazine, 1782 (September), opp. p. 449. ... More

The late bombardment of government castle / C. Goodnight sculp.

The late bombardment of government castle / C. Goodnight sculp.

Print shows members of the new ministry besieging a fortress where members of the old ministry, including George III, have taken refuge; the ministries are bombarding each other.

Plan of New York and Staten Islands with part of Long Island, survey'd in the years 1781, & 82.

Plan of New York and Staten Islands with part of Long Island, survey'd...

Scale ca. 1:63,360. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J. Whatman. Relief shown by shading. Soundings shown in feet. Shows roads and fortifications. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1100 Av... More