Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
Topic

cultural landscapes

11,203 media by topicpage 1 of 113
[The Oztoticpac lands map].

[The Oztoticpac lands map].

Aztec pictorial document showing litigation map of Oztoticpac, an estate in Texcoco, ca. 1540. Title derived from The Quarterly Journal of the Library of Congress, "The Oztoticpac Lands Map of Texcoco 1540," v.... more

L'Amérique centr[ale] /

L'Amérique centr[ale] /

Shows North America south of Canada including the Caribbean. Traced from a ms. world map created for Henri II in 1542 as reproduced in Jomard's Les monuments de la geographie (plate XIX.1), 1842-1862 (Phillips ... more

Portugalliae : que olim Lusitania, nouissima & exactissima descriptio /

Portugalliae : que olim Lusitania, nouissima & exactissima descriptio ...

"... anno MCCCCCLX." Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. ill. Text on verso. On verso: 14. Filed with Eastham Collection in... more

The Codex Quetzalecatzin

The Codex Quetzalecatzin

Shows genealogical information and land ownership for the Nahuatl "de Leon" family from 1480-1593. Map covers southern Puebla from the church of Todos Santos, Ecatepec (now suburb to the north east of modern-da... more

Plano del pt. de Valparayzo cituado en la costa de Chile en 33 gs. de latd. S y en 298 gs. y 40 ms. de longd. nordestea La Agula 10 gs. /

Plano del pt. de Valparayzo cituado en la costa de Chile en 33 gs. de ...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: IV. Watermark dated from 1668-1812. Pen-and-ink and red ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 243 Available... more

A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681 /

A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America ...

Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey Willia... more

Plan de l'Ile a Vache & coste de St. Domingue de puis la pointe de l'Abacou iusquau cap de l'est d'Yaquin /

Plan de l'Ile a Vache & coste de St. Domingue de puis la pointe de l'A...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes col. ill. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 459 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Carta plana segunda parte del Estrecho de Malaca desde las Yslas de Daru hasta la de Pulotimon segun la de Mr. Dapres con un plano particular de la Punta de la Romania y sus bajos

Carta plana segunda parte del Estrecho de Malaca desde las Yslas de Da...

Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 20 Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

Fuerte de Sn. Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

Fuerte de Sn. Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

Shows region of Saint-Pierre including the fort. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 516 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annota... more

Plano de la travesia desde Carta Xena a la Biuora Y., ysla de Jamayca.

Plano de la travesia desde Carta Xena a la Biuora Y., ysla de Jamayca.

Shows Caribbean Sea between Jamaica and Cartagena, Colombia. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: SP. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 52 Available also through the Library of Con... more

Plano del real puerto de Sn. Ferndo. de Omoa.

Plano del real puerto de Sn. Ferndo. de Omoa.

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Whatman. Pen-and-ink and brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing.g LC Luso-Hispanic World, 499 Available also through... more

Plano del Puerto de la Guaira situado en la costa de Caracas en la latd. norte de 10 grads. y 37 minutos y en la longd. de 309 grados 47 minutos.

Plano del Puerto de la Guaira situado en la costa de Caracas en la lat...

Shows coast of Venezuela in the region of La Guaira. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: Van der Ley. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Lus... more

La Guayra.

La Guayra.

Shows coast of Venezuela in the region of La Guaira. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermarks: Fleur-de-lis, cluster of grapes (?), and unident... more

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Belize to Honduras].

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Belize to Hondura...

Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and yellow. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 65 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated ... more

Plano q. contiene desde el puerto d. Guayaquil a el d. Lima, sacado a Luz /

Plano q. contiene desde el puerto d. Guayaquil a el d. Lima, sacado a ...

Shows coast of Peru and Ecuador between Gulf of Guayaquil and Lima. Watermarks: D. & C. Blauw; and, Strasburg bend and fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and blue and yellow inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispa... more

Plano de las Tortugas situado su sentro en la latitud N. 24⁰ grs. 37 ms.

Plano de las Tortugas situado su sentro en la latitud N. 24⁰ grs. 37 m...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: Van der Ley. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 888 Available also through the Library of Congress We... more

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Belize to Nicaragua].

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Belize to Nicarag...

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 66 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in brown ink in lower left margi... more

La Granada ; Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

La Granada ; Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

Shows southwestern portion of Grenada and the region of Saint-Pierre in Martinique, including the fort. Watermark: Unidentifiable. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing LC Luso-Hispanic World, 430 Available als... more

Plano de la Granada.

Plano de la Granada.

Shows coast in the region of Saint George's. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: J. Honig &. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 434 ... more

[Map showing Hispaniola, eastern portions of Cuba and Jamaica, western portion of Puerto Rico, and other adjacent islands].

[Map showing Hispaniola, eastern portions of Cuba and Jamaica, western...

Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and green watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 477 Available also through the Library of Congress Web si... more

[Map showing coast of Portobelo region].

[Map showing coast of Portobelo region].

Relief shown by land form drawings. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic ... more

Plano de la Cala de Tomaseo cituada en la costa septeentrional [sic] del Estrecho de Magallans. pr. lattd. S. de 53⁰27 1/2ʹ y longd. de 66⁰45ʹ occidental de Cádiz /

Plano de la Cala de Tomaseo cituada en la costa septeentrional [sic] d...

Cala de Tomaseo unidentifiable on modern maps and/or in gazetteers. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Watermarks: IV; fleur-de-lis; and unidentifiable watermark. Black and brown inks and pencil.... more

Plano de la Bahía del Guantánamo en la costa del S. de la ya. de Cuba en la latd. N. de 20⁰ y en 301⁰27ʹ lond.

Plano de la Bahía del Guantánamo en la costa del S. de la ya. de Cuba ...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: JH & Z; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and green and red watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Lus... more

Plan des ports de Copiapo situé par 27 d. latt. sud la variation du compas corrigée.

Plan des ports de Copiapo situé par 27 d. latt. sud la variation du co...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cluster of grapes and indecipherable lettering. Pen-and-ink; and red and blue inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 208 ... more

Plano de la Baia y Puerto de San Josef o Fuerte Escudo situado en la costa septentrional del Estrecho de Magallanes /

Plano de la Baia y Puerto de San Josef o Fuerte Escudo situado en la c...

Bahía/Puerto de San Josef unidentifiable on modern maps and/or in gazetteers. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Kool. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 237 Availab... more

Plano de la Bahía Balentín situado en la Tierra del Fuego, Estrecho de Mayre.

Plano de la Bahía Balentín situado en la Tierra del Fuego, Estrecho de...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 145 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ... more

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and green watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 547 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotat... more

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacentes segun su antigua situación con la derrota qe. practicaron en solicitud del Nombrado Negrillo sin en contrar le, el Paquebot del Rey titulado Sn. Carlos al mando del teniente de Navio Dn. Manuel de Alderete y el Bergantin San Juan Nepomuzeno al de igual clase Dn. Andrey de Balderrama lo qe. manifiesta la siguiente ; Diseño de la expresada costa y sus baxos correxida segun las mas segurs. noticias, observaciones y sondas mas prals. qe. sehan practicado en este reconocimto. previniendo qe. la extensión qe. seda al Veril es correspondiente a los puntos de sonda allados ahora haslagt. se compruebe mas prolifamte.

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacent...

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions on 1 map. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: Unidentifiable. Pen-and-ink and red watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic Worl... more

Descripción de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacentes segun su antigua situación con la derrota que practcaron en solicitud del nombrado Negrillo sin encontrarle el Paquebot del Rey titulado Sn. Carlos al mando del thene. de Navio Dn. Miguel de Alderete y el Vergantin Sn. Juan Nepomuceno al de igual classe Dn. Andres de Balderrama, lo que manifiesta la siguiente ; Diseño de la expressada costa y sus baxos corregida segun las mas seguras noticias, observaciones y sondas que se han practicado en este reconocimiento previniendo que la extensión que se da a el Veril es correspondiente a los puntos de sonda hallados ahora hasta que se compruebe mas prolixamente.

Descripción de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y baxos adjacent...

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions on 1 map. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: Strasburg bend and fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and green watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC... more

Carta esférica que compde. una pte. del Archipielago de los Galapagos desde 1⁰ 35 ms. de latd. sept. hasta 1⁰ de la meridional reconocidos por la Fragta. Sta. Gertrudiz del man[?] del Capitan de Navio. Dn. Alonso de Torres y Guerra desde el dia 18 de marzo hasta el 21 del mismo levantada segn. los puntos de latd. qe. le observn. en a quellos obras ...

Carta esférica que compde. una pte. del Archipielago de los Galapagos ...

Also shows routes of expeditions. Pen-and-ink and red ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 413 Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 135. Available also through the Library o... more

Plano de la Ysla del Escudo de Beraguas situado en la latitud norte de 8 gs. y en la longitud de 305 gros. 50 ms. meridiano del Cuerboz.

Plano de la Ysla del Escudo de Beraguas situado en la latitud norte de...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cuerboz. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 676 Available also through the Library... more

Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de la Martinica.

Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de la Martinica.

Shows region of Saint-Pierre including the fort. Watermarks: JH & Z; and, bottom half of Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 514 Available also ... more

Plano de la Sonda de Campeche.

Plano de la Sonda de Campeche.

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: C. & I. Honig. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 565 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ... more

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Yucatan to Honduras].

[Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Yucatan to Hondur...

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 69 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in brown ink in lower left corne... more

[Map showing portion of the Caribbean Sea from Florida Keys to Nicaragua].

[Map showing portion of the Caribbean Sea from Florida Keys to Nicarag...

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 237. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 49 Available also through the Library of Con... more

Plano de la costa de Puerto Velo que comprehende desde el Canal de Juan Gallegos hasta la Ysla de Naranjos /

Plano de la costa de Puerto Velo que comprehende desde el Canal de Jua...

Shows coast of Portobelo region. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cl... more

Plano del puerto de Santa Marta situado en la costa de Tierra Firme en la littd. N. 11⁰16ʹ y en la longd. de 302⁰23ʹ segun el meridiano de Tenerife /

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

Shows coast of Colombia in vicinity of Santa Marta. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Bar scale incorrect. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: Strasburg fle... more

Plano de la parte occidental de la Sonda de Campeche.

Plano de la parte occidental de la Sonda de Campeche.

Shows northwestern Yucatán Peninsula. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 564 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inc... more

Carta que contyene el Estrecho de Banca, la ysla de este nombre, una parte de la de Sumatra con sus yslas y vajos adyacentes nuevamente correjida y emendada por los pilotos mas practicos de esta navegación segun varias observaciones.

Carta que contyene el Estrecho de Banca, la ysla de este nombre, una p...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: J. Kool; and, rooster over cluster of grapes. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 508 Available also through the Libra... more

Plan du Port Cavallo, décente de la Nasque à la côtte du Perou par la latt. de 14 d. 55 m. sud, selon le compas qui à 8 d. de naviation NE.

Plan du Port Cavallo, décente de la Nasque à la côtte du Perou par la ...

Shows coast of Peru in region of Puerto Caballas. Watermarks: Cluster of grapes; and, indecipherable lettering. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 702 Available also t... more

Plano de la Bahía de Castejón situada en la costa septemtrional del Estrecho de Magallanes /

Plano de la Bahía de Castejón situada en la costa septemtrional del Es...

Bahía de Castejón unidentifiable on modern maps and/or in gazetteers. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Kool. Black and brown inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 221 Available also th... more

Plan du port de Pisco par la latt. de 13 g. 40. m. sud.

Plan du port de Pisco par la latt. de 13 g. 40. m. sud.

Shows coast of Peru in the region of Pisco. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cluster of grapes; and, indecipherable lettering. Pen-and-ink and wa... more

Plano de la Ysla del Escudo de Beraguas situado en la latitud norte de 8 gros. y en la longitud de 305 gros. 50 mo. meridiano del Cuerboz.

Plano de la Ysla del Escudo de Beraguas situado en la latitud norte de...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cuerboz. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 675 Available also through the Library... more

Puerto de Guárico situado en la latd. de 19°48ʹ y en longitud de 304°16ʹ.

Puerto de Guárico situado en la latd. de 19°48ʹ y en longitud de 304°1...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 465 Available also through the Library of Congress... more

Plano del Puerto de Matanzas situado en la costa del norte de la ysla de Cuba en 23⁰ 10 ms. de latd. N. y en longd. de 293 gs. 40ʹ segn. el meridiano  de Thenerife.

Plano del Puerto de Matanzas situado en la costa del norte de la ysla ...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen. Watermark dated from 1737-87. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-... more

Plano del río y ciudad de Sto. Domingo.

Plano del río y ciudad de Sto. Domingo.

Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: D. & C. Blauw. Pen-and-ink and green, red, and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 401 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... more

Plano del Puerto de Sn. Miguel y Bahía de Gaston situada en la costa septentrional del Estrecho de Magallanes en latitu. S. de 53⁰42ʹ y longd. al O. de Cádiz 65⁰46ʹ50 /

Plano del Puerto de Sn. Miguel y Bahía de Gaston situada en la costa s...

Puerto de San Miguel and Bahía de Gaston unidentifiable on modern maps and/or gazetteers. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic... more

Carta plana de la navegación del Estrecho de Banca a Ysla Timon ultimamte. corregida pr. exacts. obserbs. echas en esta navegn. de las embarcs. españolas de el Rey.

Carta plana de la navegación del Estrecho de Banca a Ysla Timon ultima...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: J. Kool; and, rooster over cluster of grapes. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 502... more

Plano del río y ciudad de Sto. Domingo y su costa immediata al E. y O. sacado de algunos, planos y noticias no muy veridicas, pero puede ser bir, de ynstrución y gobierno, en caso de no aber otro verdadero.

Plano del río y ciudad de Sto. Domingo y su costa immediata al E. y O....

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 402 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotat... more

Plano del Puerto del Mariel cituado en la costa del N. de la ya. de la Hava. en la latd. N. de 23⁰5ʹ y en la longd. de 293⁰16ʹ, meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano del Puerto del Mariel cituado en la costa del N. de la ya. de la...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen. Watermark dated from 1737-87. Pen-and-ink and green and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth... more

Descripción de la Bahía de Sn. Gregorio sitda. en la latd. S. de 45 gs. 2. ms. y en la longd. de 310. gs. 55 ms., meridians de Thenerife.

Descripción de la Bahía de Sn. Gregorio sitda. en la latd. S. de 45 gs...

Prime meridian: Tenerife. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: Decorative shield. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 131 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a... more

Descripción de la Bahía de Sn. Gregorio, situada en latd. de 45 grs. 2 ms. sur y en longd. de 310 gs. 55 ms., merd. de Thenerife.

Descripción de la Bahía de Sn. Gregorio, situada en latd. de 45 grs. 2...

Prime meridian: Tenerife. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: C. & I. Honig. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 130 Available also through the Library of Congress We... more

Plano de las Yslas Malvinas, situado en la latitud sur de 51 grados 28 minutos y en 319 grados 30 minutos lamas leste segun el mro. de Thenerife, arreglado a los ultimos reconosimientos echos en ellas por mar y tierra, de orden de su Gobernador Dn. Felipe Ruis Puente.

Plano de las Yslas Malvinas, situado en la latitud sur de 51 grados 28...

Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: French imitation of Genoese watermark [?]; CA in the middle circle and I in the lower circle. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 4... more

Plano de la Bahía de la Compcessión de Chile situado en los 36 gros. 40 ms. latd. S. y en la longd. de 297 gros. 40 ms. mro. de Thenerife.

Plano de la Bahía de la Compcessión de Chile situado en los 36 gros. 4...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 215 Available also through the Library of Cong... more

An exact draught of the island of New Providence one of the Bahama Islands in the West Indies.

An exact draught of the island of New Providence one of the Bahama Isl...

Scale ca. 1:50,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1... more

Plano de la Bahía de Ocoa

Plano de la Bahía de Ocoa

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Indexed. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 390 Available also through the Library of Congress W... more

Plano de la Nueba Verz-Cruz con los baxos de dentro desde Pta. de Moncambo hasta Pta. Gorda con la sonda de la entrada en dho. puerto.

Plano de la Nueba Verz-Cruz con los baxos de dentro desde Pta. de Monc...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 599 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raste... more

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y bajos adjacentes segun su antigua situación con la derrota qe. practicaron en solicitud del Nombrado Negrillo sin encontrar le, el Paqubot del Rei titulado Sn. Carlos al mando del teniente de Navio Dn. Manuel de Alderete y el Bergantin Sn. Juan Nepomuceno al de igual Clase D Andres de Balderrama lo qe. manifiesta la siguiente ; Diseno de la expresada costa y sus baxos correxida segun las mas seguras observaciones y sondas mas prals. que sehan practicado en este reconocimto. preuiniendo qe. la extensión que seda al Veril es correspondiente a los puntos d. sonda allados ahora hasta qe. se compruebe mas prolifamte.

Discrección de la costa de Yucatan, Sonda de Campeche y bajos adjacent...

Shows northern Yucatán Peninsula. Also shows routes of expeditions on 1 map. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and red and yellow watercolors. Mounted on clo... more

Plano del Puerto de Jagua situado en la costa del S. de la ysla de la Havana en 21⁰51ʹ de lattd. N. y en la longd. de 294⁰54ʹ segun mrdo. de Thenerife.

Plano del Puerto de Jagua situado en la costa del S. de la ysla de la ...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen. Watermark dated from 1737-87. Pen-and-ink and green, red, and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic Wo... more

Plano de Puerto Belo situado en la costa de Tierra Firme en la latd. de 9⁰18ʹN. y lomgd. [sic] de 294⁰45ʹ segn. el meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano de Puerto Belo situado en la costa de Tierra Firme en la latd. d...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 666 Available also through the Library of Co... more

Plano del Puerto de Porland en la latitud de 50 grados 42 minutos norte.

Plano del Puerto de Porland en la latitud de 50 grados 42 minutos nort...

Shows Weymouth Bay in the region of the towns of Weymouth and Portland. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: IV; and, Strasburg bend and fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL.... more

Plano del ryo e ciudad de Sto. Domingo.

Plano del ryo e ciudad de Sto. Domingo.

Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: SR; and, watermark almost similar to golden fleece coat of arms. Pen-and-ink and green, pink, and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 403... more

Descripción del Puerto de Sn. Julián situado en la latitud S. de 49 grados 20 mins. y en la longd. de 310 grs., meridiano de Thenerife.

Descripción del Puerto de Sn. Julián situado en la latitud S. de 49 gr...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: C. & I. Honig. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hi... more

Plano del Puerto de Plata situado en la costa del norte de la Ysla de Sto. Domingo en la latd. de 19 gs. 43 ms. N. y en la longd. de 306 gs. 18 ms. segun el merido. de Tenerife.

Plano del Puerto de Plata situado en la costa del norte de la Ysla de ...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: D. & C. Blauw. Pen-and-ink and green, red, and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth b... more

Fuerte Real y su bahía situado en la Ysla Martinica en la pate [sic] del oeste de la dha. en la latitu. de 14⁰ y 36⁰⁰ norte y en 376⁰ y 14⁰⁰, meridiano de Tenerife.

Fuerte Real y su bahía situado en la Ysla Martinica en la pate [sic] d...

Shows Fort-de-France Bay including the fort. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth... more

Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

Shows region of Saint-Pierre including the fort. Watermark: Zoonen. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 515 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a... more

Descripción del Río Tigris desde Canton hasta la Ysla de Lankeet.

Descripción del Río Tigris desde Canton hasta la Ysla de Lankeet.

Relief shown pictorially and by shading and form lines. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: J. Honig & Zoonen; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters JH & Z. Watermark dated from 1737-87. Pen-and-in... more

Plano del Puerto del Padre cituado en la costa del N. de la ysla de Santiago de Cuba

Plano del Puerto del Padre cituado en la costa del N. de la ysla de Sa...

Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and green and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC ... more

[Map showing Trinidad Island and adjacent coast of Venezuela].

[Map showing Trinidad Island and adjacent coast of Venezuela].

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Black, red, and yellow inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 808 Available also through the... more

Plano de las Bocas del Toro situadas en la costa de Tierra Firme, la de mas al O. en la latitud de 9⁰37ʹ y en longd. de 293⁰42ʹ del mro. de Thenerife /

Plano de las Bocas del Toro situadas en la costa de Tierra Firme, la d...

Shows region of Chiriquí Lagoon and Almirante Bay. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: IV. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 667 Available also through t... more

Plan de la Baye de la Conception situé par 36. d. 35 ms. latt. sud selon le compas.

Plan de la Baye de la Conception situé par 36. d. 35 ms. latt. sud sel...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cluster of grapes and indecipherable lettering. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hi... more

Descripción hidrogáfica [sic] de la Costa de Barlouento de Cartaxena que comprehende desde el Cabo de la Aguja hasta Punta Canoa, echa por las noticias de varios hombres practicos que nauegan en esta costa, pero se aduierte, que haviendo sufetado la dha costa asus verdaderas latitudes que es delo que setiene entera satisfación hanque dado las distancias algomas dilatadas, delo que setenia estimado, deque seimfiere que dhas distancias abransido mal estimadas o los runbos olos rumbos ...

Descripción hidrogáfica [sic] de la Costa de Barlouento de Cartaxena q...

Shows coast of Colombia between Cabo Aguja and Punta Canoa. Watermark: PVDL [Pieter van der Ley] in 1 character. Watermark dated from 1665-1765. Pen-and-ink and red and yellow inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC... more

Plano del Río Guasaqualcos situado en la costa del sur de el seno mexicano en la latd. de 17 gr. 57 m. N. y en la longd. de 281 g. 11 m. segn. el meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano del Río Guasaqualcos situado en la costa del sur de el seno mexi...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 571 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

Puerto de Guantánamo /

Puerto de Guantánamo /

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and brown and green watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 343 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... more

Plano del Puertto [sic] de Baracoa cituado en la costa del N. de la ysla de la Havana (a la entrada de la canal vieja) en lattd. de 20⁰42ʹ N. y longd. de 302⁰21ʹ, merido. de Tenerife.

Plano del Puertto [sic] de Baracoa cituado en la costa del N. de la ys...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: IV. Pen-and-ink and green, red, and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 340 Available also through the Library o... more

Plano del Puerto de Cavañas en la costa del norte de la ysla de la Havana en 23⁰ y 2ʹ de latitud norte y en la longd. de 292⁰ y 59ʹ segun el mro. de Tenerife /

Plano del Puerto de Cavañas en la costa del norte de la ysla de la Hav...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Pen-and-ink. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 326 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster imag... more

Plan de la baye et du cap de Tiburon.

Plan de la baye et du cap de Tiburon.

Scale ca. 1:15,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on tracing paper. Has watermark. Relief shown by shading. On verso: No. 21. [changed to] 14. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1901 LC Luso-Hispani... more

Carta que manifiesta la costa desde Río Tinto hasta el Triunfo de la Cruz y las islas proximas /

Carta que manifiesta la costa desde Río Tinto hasta el Triunfo de la C...

Shows portion of Honduras coast between Tinto River and Triunfo de la Cruz River including Bahía Islands. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermarks: Budg... more

Plan du Cap Verd par 14 d. 40 m. N. et 0 d. 0 m. long.

Plan du Cap Verd par 14 d. 40 m. N. et 0 d. 0 m. long.

Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cluster of grapes; and, indecipherable lettering. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 780 Indexed... more

Plano del Puerto de Sn. Gregorio situado en la latitud S. 45⁰4ʹ y en la longitud 310⁰54ʹ segun el meridiano de Tenerife /

Plano del Puerto de Sn. Gregorio situado en la latitud S. 45⁰4ʹ y en l...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Beehive. Pen-and-ink. Author's signature in brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 147 Available also through the Library of... more

Plano del río y ciudad de Sto. Domingo y su costa y [?] mediata al ...

Plano del río y ciudad de Sto. Domingo y su costa y [?] mediata al ...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 404 Available also through the Library... more

Plan de l'isle de Sainte Marie par les 37 g. de lattd. S. à la cotte du Chily selon le compas.

Plan de l'isle de Sainte Marie par les 37 g. de lattd. S. à la cotte d...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cluster of grapes and indecipherable lettering. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 206 Maggs nu... more

Plano de las Tortugas situado su sentro en la latd. N. 24 gros. 37 ms.

Plano de las Tortugas situado su sentro en la latd. N. 24 gros. 37 ms.

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 887 Available also t... more

Discripción de lo qe. contiene este plano Punta de Araya y su fondeadero, parte del Golfo de Cariaco, Bahía de Cumana (situado su castillo segun observs. astronómicas, en la lattd. de 10 gs. 28 mins. N.), parte de la costa del E. de Cariaco, costa de Bordones, Puerto Escondido, costa y puerto de Mochima con sus puntas, bajos, ensenadas y sondas.

Discripción de lo qe. contiene este plano Punta de Araya y su fondeade...

Shows coast of Venezuela in the region of Araya. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: IV. Watermark dated from 1668-1812. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth... more

Plano del Puerto de Sta. Elena y Cala de Sn. Sevastian.

Plano del Puerto de Sta. Elena y Cala de Sn. Sevastian.

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen. Watermark dated from 1737-87. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 150 ... more

Plano de la enzenada y pto. de Valparayzo en las costas del mar del sur situado en la latd. austral de 33 gs. 2 ms. y en la longd. de 304 gs. 11 ms. segun el meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano de la enzenada y pto. de Valparayzo en las costas del mar del su...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth bac... more

Plano de la Bahya de Mazaredo o de la Cascada situada en la costa meridional del Estrecho de Magallanes por latitud sur de 53⁰59ʹ30ʺ y longd. de 69⁰20ʹ ocidental del observatorio de Cádiz /

Plano de la Bahya de Mazaredo o de la Cascada situada en la costa meri...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Black and brown inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 226 Available also through the Library of Congress We... more

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridians: Cádiz and Tenerife. Pen-and-ink and brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 546 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a rast... more

Plano de Pto. Velo.

Plano de Pto. Velo.

Shows coast of eastern Portobelo region. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: D. & C. Blauw. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic Wo... more

Plan de l'isle et port de Iquique situé par les 20. d. l2. m. latt. ob. sud selon le compas.

Plan de l'isle et port de Iquique situé par les 20. d. l2. m. latt. ob...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: Cluster of grapes and indecipherable lettering. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 207 Availabl... more

Manifiesto de la canal que media entre la Ysla Sisarga y la costa, su dimensión, sonda y bajos /

Manifiesto de la canal que media entre la Ysla Sisarga y la costa, su ...

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 785 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes a... more

Plano de la Granada.

Plano de la Granada.

Shows coast in the region of Saint George's. Watermark: IV. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 433 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs nu... more

Plan de la va. y Fuerte Rl. de la Isla Martinica.

Plan de la va. y Fuerte Rl. de la Isla Martinica.

Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Black and brown inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 520 Available also through t... more

Vista del puerto de Acapulco zituado en la latidud de 1 [blank] y en la longd. d. [blank] mo. d. Sn. Bernardino.

Vista del puerto de Acapulco zituado en la latidud de 1 [blank] y en l...

LC Luso-Hispanic World, 37 Watermarks: C. Honig; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. In up... more

Plano del Puerto de Plata situado en la costa del norte la Ysla de Santo Domingo en la latd. de 19 gs. 43 ms. N. y en la longd. de 306 gs. 18 ms. segn. el mro. de Tenerife.

Plano del Puerto de Plata situado en la costa del norte la Ysla de San...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen. Watermark dated from 1737-87. Pen-and-ink and green, red, and yell... more

Plano del Pto. de Nipe situado en la costa del N. de la ya. de la Havana pr. la lattd. de 21 gs. 10 mins. N. y en la longd. de 301 gs. 33 mins. segn. el mero. de Thene.

Plano del Pto. de Nipe situado en la costa del N. de la ya. de la Hava...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: D. & C. Blauw. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Map drawn in reverse. Mounted on cl... more

Plano del puerto y dl. y Río d. Guayaquil sacado a lwz[?] pr. el Capn. y Piloto Dn. Juan d. Herue, capn. dl. Navio d. S Md., el Sr. Sn. Jph. Alias, el peruano sondado con proligd. y particular cuidado las sondas qe. señala en este plano pa. qe. sirua a los Nav. d. S. Md. qe. D. Gde. /

Plano del puerto y dl. y Río d. Guayaquil sacado a lwz[?] pr. el Capn....

Shows Gulf of Guayaquil. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Watermarks: IV; and, fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Pen-and-ink and yellow. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispani... more

Plano de las Vocas del Toro situadas en las costa de Tierra Firme, la de mas a l. ote. en latd. de 9⁰37ʹ y en longd. de 293⁰42ʹ del meridiano de Thenerife

Plano de las Vocas del Toro situadas en las costa de Tierra Firme, la ...

Shows region of Chiriquí Lagoon and Almirante Bay. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Strasburg bend and fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World,... more

Plano del Pto. de Nipe situado en la costa del N. de la ysla de la Havana y en la latd. de 21 grro. 10 ms. setpl. y en la longd. de 301 gs. 33 ms. segun Tenerife /

Plano del Pto. de Nipe situado en la costa del N. de la ysla de la Hav...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 331 Available also through the Lib... more

Plano del puerto de Omoa.

Plano del puerto de Omoa.

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Van der Ley. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 498 Available also through the Librar... more

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress, https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2021