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Hua yi tu.

Hua yi tu.

Scale not given. Stone rubbing dated 1933? Original stone was engraved in Fuchang 7 nian, i.e. 1136 A.D. The stone is now in the Forest of Stone Steles Museum in Xi'an, China. Covers China in Nan Song Dynasty,... more

Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina

Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina

Title provided by cataloger. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and illustrations. Originally bound in the Sammelband. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Fragmentary terrestrial globe gores

Fragmentary terrestrial globe gores

Relief shown pictorially. Bound in the Schöner Sammelband. Found in the binding of the Sammelband in 1905, mounted on paper and bound in. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Relief shown pictorially. Woodcut that appears in edition of Ptolemy's Geographia published in 1541. Includes illustrations of winds. LC copy stamped on in lower left corner: 0 674. Mounted on cloth and laminat... more

Tierra nveva

Tierra nveva

Shows the Atlantic coast from Labrador to north Florida. Publication information from atlas. Text titled "Della terra nova del Bacalaos" on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ra... more

Universale della nuovamente parte del mondo ritrovata

Universale della nuovamente parte del mondo ritrovata

Relief shown pictorially. In upper left corner: 455. In upper right corner: 456. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Das heilig Lande mit Ausztheilung der zwoelff Geschlechter

Das heilig Lande mit Ausztheilung der zwoelff Geschlechter

Relief shown pictorially. Title and text in German. Place names in Latin. Appears in Sebastian Munster's Cosmographey. Basel : Sebastian Petri, 1588. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washingt... more

Von den newen Inseln : der Statt Themistitan in den newen Inseln gelegen/figurierung.

Von den newen Inseln : der Statt Themistitan in den newen Inseln geleg...

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink: "From an unidentified German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmographia Universalis, 1597 or later. Bought f... more

[Map of Virginia] / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captain John Smith 1606 [?] William Hole.

[Map of Virginia] / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captain John Smi...

1606 map of Virginia as described by John Smith showing the Chesapeake Bay, Potomac River, other geographic features, and a vignette of the Native leader, Powhatan, in council.

[Detail of A map of Virginia of 1612, showing Powhatan in the royal wigwam. He wears a crown of feathers]

[Detail of A map of Virginia of 1612, showing Powhatan in the royal wi...

Engraving by Robert Vaughan. Illus. in: John Smith's, Generall Historie of Virginia ... London, 1624, plate 13. Reference copy may be in SSF - Indians of North America Dwellings. This record contains unverified... more

[Map of northern coast of S. America, showing mouths of Amazon and Orinoco rivers. Illus. with dwellings, boats, animals; Indians killing boa]

[Map of northern coast of S. America, showing mouths of Amazon and Ori...

Illus. in: Reys-Boeck van het rijcke, Brasilien (Dordrecht?,1624). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, and subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Maps; South America; Snakes; Braz... more

Typvs orbis terrarvm

Typvs orbis terrarvm

Relief shown pictorially. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 19-85 Vault

Venezuela, cum parte Auftrali Novae Andalausiae.

Venezuela, cum parte Auftrali Novae Andalausiae.

Place names in Spanish. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies; 1 copy as of 07/27/98 Vault

[Sphendonē], hoc est, fvnda Posidonii.

[Sphendonē], hoc est, fvnda Posidonii.

From Bertius' Ancient Geography. Paris, 1630. In Latin and Greek. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Map of the Peninsula of Florida].

[Map of the Peninsula of Florida].

Depths shown by soundings. Shows the Peninsula of Florida and adjacent islands from Rio de las Flores and includes coastline, coastal features, and pictorial representation of palm trees along the Atlantic Coas... more

Africae nova tabula /

Africae nova tabula /

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes watermark. Acquisitions control no. 6-85

[Map of a part of the island of Cuba and of the Bahamas].

[Map of a part of the island of Cuba and of the Bahamas].

Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 156 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

Nova et accvrata Poli Arctici : et terrarum circum iacentium descriptio

Nova et accvrata Poli Arctici : et terrarum circum iacentium descripti...

Coloring with water colors and illumination with gold and silver ascribed to D.J. v. Santen. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2-81 Vault

Korte beschryvinge van de landschappen des werelts enz.

Korte beschryvinge van de landschappen des werelts enz.

Scales vary. Title from leather label on cover. Label has monogram E. B. de V., surmounted by a crown. Maps, not dated, intended to be bound in a Bible, but assembled in a modern half Morocco binding. The maps... more

Americæ nova descriptio

Americæ nova descriptio

Relief shown pictorially. A re-engraved version of a map previously published for Henri Seile in 1652 under the title "Americae descriptio nova" and subsequently re-published from the same engraving as the 165... more

Le Canada faict par le Sr. de Champlain, ou, sont, La Nouvelle France, la Nouvelle Angleterre, la Nouvelle Holande, la Nouvelle Svede, la Virginie &c. avec les nations voisines et autres terres nouvellement decouvertes suivant les memoires de P. du Val, géographe du Roy

Le Canada faict par le Sr. de Champlain, ou, sont, La Nouvelle France,...

Relief shown pictorially. Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 34-86 Vault

[Map showing "Insula Atlantis", the lost continent of Atlantis]

[Map showing "Insula Atlantis", the lost continent of Atlantis]

Illus. in: Mundus Subterraneus, by Athanasius Kircher, 1665. No ref. copy. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Archaeology; Mythology; Volcanoes; Geogr.; Maps; Publ. Ind.

Partie septentr, le du royaume d'Irlande, ou sont la province d'Ulster, et partie des prov.ces [sic] de Leinster, et Connaugh.

Partie septentr, le du royaume d'Irlande, ou sont la province d'Ulster...

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Partie meridio. le du royaume d'Irlande, ou sont la province de Mounster, et partie des prov.ces [sic] de Leinster, et Connaugh.

Partie meridio. le du royaume d'Irlande, ou sont la province de Mounst...

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

Globus terrarum

Globus terrarum

Relief shown pictorially. Gores for a 16.3 cm. globe. Title supplied by cataloger. Includes watermark. Includes ill. LC copy: Pencil annotations across bottom. LC copy imperfect: Central horizontal and vertical... more

Brasilia.

Brasilia.

From the author's De Nieuwe en onbekende weereld: of Beschryving van America en 't zuid-land..., 1671 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing.

La Russie Noire ou Polonaise : qui comprend les provinces de la Russie Noire de Volhynie et de Podolie divisées en leurs palatinats : vulgairement connües sous le nom d'Vkraine ou Pays de Cosaques /

La Russie Noire ou Polonaise : qui comprend les provinces de la Russie...

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes legend titled "Remarques" and 9 bar scales. LC copy annotated in ink, laminated, and mounted on clot... more

Planta de la muy yllustre ciudad de los reyes corte del reino del Peru : [Lima] /

Planta de la muy yllustre ciudad de los reyes corte del reino del Peru...

Selected buildings shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, index, and col. ill.

[Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest coast of Africa] /

[Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest ...

Title devised by cataloguer. Oriented with north to the right. Contains 16 wind roses. Creator could be Giovanni Battista Cavallini, his son Pietro, or the Cavallini workshop. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 20. ... more

Nova totius terrarum orbis tabula

Nova totius terrarum orbis tabula

Relief shown pictorially. Includes two ancillary polar hemispheres and illustrations. LC copy foldlined, with three pin holes in lower margin. Hand coloring to delineate continental boundaries only. Shirley, Ro... more

L'Asie, : Selon les nouvelles observations de Mess.rs de l'Academie des Sciences, etc. /

L'Asie, : Selon les nouvelles observations de Mess.rs de l'Academie de...

Relief shown pictorially. Insets maps: Kamchadka to Korea to Indo-China; Beijing, China to Yellow Sea. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A new & exact mapp of the island of Jamaica : with ye true and iust scituation of ye severall townes & churches ..

A new & exact mapp of the island of Jamaica : with ye true and iust sc...

Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 99-56

Peloponnesus hodie Moreæ Regnum : distincté divisum in omnes suas provincias, hodiernas atque veteres, cui et adiuguntur insulæ Cefalonia, Zante, Cerigo et St. Maura /

Peloponnesus hodie Moreæ Regnum : distincté divisum in omnes suas prov...

Relief shown pictorially. Originally printed on 3 sheets. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, annotated in ink on verso: 22. Includes ill. of lion with enslaved human figures shown in embellished title cartouche. V... more

Isole Antili, la Cuba e la Spagnuola

Isole Antili, la Cuba e la Spagnuola

Gift of the estate of Jessica Lee. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 95-11 Vault

Nova et exacta delineatio Americae partis avstralis. qve est  : Brasilia, Caribana, Gviana regnũm noũũm, Castilia del Oro, Nicaragva, insũlae Antillas et Perv. Et sub Tropico Capricorni, Chile, Rio della Plata, Patagonṽ, & Fretṽ Magellanicv̄.

Nova et exacta delineatio Americae partis avstralis. qve est : Brasil...

Title appears on upper sheet of the map; no indication of title or imprint on lower sheet. The map was engraved for the second edition of the fourth part of Hulsius' collection of voyages, which consists of 26 ... more

New Yorke : 1695

New Yorke : 1695

Facsim. of ms. original in British Library. "By permission from the New York History Co." Original version: [1696?]. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

Mappe-monde, dressé sur les observations de mrs. de l'Academie royale des sciences et quelques autres et sur les memoires les plus recens

Mappe-monde, dressé sur les observations de mrs. de l'Academie royale ...

Relief shown pictorially. Includes illustrations and 4 small hemispherical polar projections. Appears in Sanson's Atlas nouveau. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. French... 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

Plan of 50 townships to be sold by lottery lying between the rivers Penobscot & Schoodic.

Plan of 50 townships to be sold by lottery lying between the rivers Pe...

Scale 1:253,440; 4 miles to 1 in. Hand colored. "NB. All the townships within the red line are ordered for sale by lottery." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 832 Available also through the Library of Congre... more

Descripción del Puerto de Sn. Julián situado en la latd. sur de 49 grados 20 mins. y en la longd. de 310 grados, merediano de Thenerife.

Descripción del Puerto de Sn. Julián situado en la latd. sur de 49 gra...

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Decorative shield. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 133 ... more

Deserta Aegypti, Thebaidis, Arabiae, Syriae etc. ubi accurata notata sunt loca inhabitata per Sanctos Patres Anachoretas /

Deserta Aegypti, Thebaidis, Arabiae, Syriae etc. ubi accurata notata s...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper right corner: II7. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Plano de la Bahía del Guantánamo en la costa del S. de la ysla de Cuba cituado en la latd. N. de 20 gs. y en longd. de 301⁰27ʹ segn. Tene.

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

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: J. Honig & Zoonen. Watermark dated from 1737-1787. Pen-and-ink and green and pink water... more

A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branch of the Susquehanna River; from the Delaware River north to Fort Stanwix.

A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branc...

Scale ca. 1:65,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on parchment. Area is divided into the various tracts of land with the owners identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1079 Available also thr... more

Plano y explicación del Real Astillero de la Habana en la ysla de Cuba y de sus inmediaciones.

Plano y explicación del Real Astillero de la Habana en la ysla de Cuba...

Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: C. & I. Honig. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 354 Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right ma... more

Plano del Puerto de Jagua cituado en la costa del S. de la ysla de la Havana en la latd. N. de 21⁰51ʹ y en longd. de 294⁰54ʹ segn. Tenerife.

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

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermarks: JH & Z; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and green, pink, and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 327 A... 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

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

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

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

Plan du port de Gouasco a la côtte du Chily par les 28 degréz 30 m. sud selon le compas.

Plan du port de Gouasco a la côtte du Chily par les 28 degréz 30 m. su...

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, 210 Availab... 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

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

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

Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and green and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 507 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ... 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

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

Cabañas, uno de los puertos que tiene la yzla de Cuba, en la costa del norte en 23 gras. y 4 mins. de latitud norte y en 292 grs. y 24 ms. de longitud desde Tenerife, 16 leguas de la Havana.

Cabañas, uno de los puertos que tiene la yzla de Cuba, en la costa del...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Brown and black inks and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispa... more