Europe au 18e. siècle : à l'epoque de Louis XVI Etude de l'histoire de 1715 à 1789.

Europe au 18e. siècle : à l'epoque de Louis XVI Etude de l'histoire de 1715 à 1789.

Date: [between 1850 and 1870]
Creator: Legay
Description: Map shows extent of Europe during the reign of King Louis XVI, including the Russian Empire, Germany, Austria, Prussia, Poland, and the Ottoman Empire. Inset: "Théâtre de la guerre de sept ans." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
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[Man and Woman Holding Puppies Near Barnyard]

[Man and Woman Holding Puppies Near Barnyard]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a young man and woman holding puppies on a dirt plot of land. Neither the man or woman have been identified. There is a small structure with a conical roof to the left of them. In the back, there's a large barn and a chicken off to the right. Accompanying information states that the photograph was taken in Denmark.
Contributing Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society
Panigloben in Homalographischer Projection

Panigloben in Homalographischer Projection

Date: unknown
Creator: Lange, Henry, 1821-1893
Description: This map shows the world in two circular hemispheres. Continents and some countries are labeled. Bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There is an ancillary map at the bottom of the page showing the North Pole, labeled "Länder um den Nord-Pol in Stereographischer Polarprojection." To either side of the ancillary map, there are colored charts comparing the heights of world mountains; they are labeled "Höhen auf der Westlichen Halbkugel" and "Höhen auf der Östlichen Halbkugel." Scale 1:94,000,000.
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Commercial Map of the World

Commercial Map of the World

Date: unknown
Creator: Hinman, Russell, 1853-1912
Description: This sheet includes multiple maps; on the front is a commercial map of the world. The commercial map is color-coded to show different aspects of commerce (the key is in the lower right corner) and also uses red and black lines to mark trade and communication routes as well as ocean currents (the key is in the lower left corner). Additionally, red text marks the locations of products and industries across the world. Bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). On the back of the commercial map, there are multiple other maps on two pages. The page on the left has a central political map of the world labeled "The World To-Day" and is surrounded by maps showing portions of the world from different time periods. On the right half, there are four maps: a small inset of "Ancient Rome" in the upper left corner, "Italy at the time of Augustus" in the upper right corner, "Greece at the time of Pericles" in the middle of the page and to the left, and "Palestine, Lower Egypt and part of Arabia, A.D. 70" at the bottom. All of the maps use colored shading to mark ...
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The World on a Globular Projection

The World on a Globular Projection

Date: October 13, 1830
Creator: D.F. Robinson & Co. (Hartford, Conn.)
Description: This sheet includes a map of the northern and southern hemispheres shown as connected circles. The continents are shaded in colors and labeled including some countries, cities, and bodies of water. At the bottom of the page is "A Chart, exhibiting the progress of Christianity from the birth of our Saviour to the present time" broken down by continents.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
A New Map of the World, on Mercators Projection.

A New Map of the World, on Mercators Projection.

Date: unknown
Creator: Prinald
Description: This map shows the world with different countries and regions outlined in various colors and labeled.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Maps of the World Based on U.S. Expeditions]

[Maps of the World Based on U.S. Expeditions]

Date: 1852
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868
Description: This sheet includes three separate maps. At the top and bottom of the page, there are circular, connected hemisphere maps showing the east and west hemispheres, and north and south hemispheres respectively. A note at the head of the page says, "The track laid down on Map no. 1, is that of the U.S. Exploring Expedition, in the voyage round the world performed in the years 1838, 39, 40, 41 and 42. The arrows indicate the directions sailed." Continents are labeled and shaded in color. Geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and pictorially). In the center of the page, there is a map showing recent discoveries in Antarctica with text regarding the expeditions.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Mappemonde suivant la projection de Mercator

Mappemonde suivant la projection de Mercator

Date: unknown
Creator: Jacobs, S. & Fremin, A. R.
Description: This map uses Mercator projection and shows the entire world. Major regions (North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia) are shaded in different colors. Some cities are noted and countries labeled (but not delineated). Bodies of water and other geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures).
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Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du Pole Septentrional ce que l'on connoit de terres et de mers : avec les grandes chaines de montagnes qui traversent le globe

Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du Pole Septentrional ce que l'on connoit de terres et de mers : avec les grandes chaines de montagnes qui traversent le globe

Date: 1752
Creator: Bauche, Philippe, 1700-1773 & Schenk Jansz, Leonard, 1732-1800
Description: This map shows the world as a physical planisphere projection, as viewed from the North Pole. Some geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). Prime meridian: Isle de Fer.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
The World, with the Tracts & Discoveries of the Latest Navigators.

The World, with the Tracts & Discoveries of the Latest Navigators.

Date: 1820
Creator: Kelly, Thomas
Description: This map shows the entire world, broken down into two hemispheres (with are connected circles). The western hemisphere is shown to the left and the eastern hemisphere is to the right. Continents, some countries and major cities, and bodies of water are marked and labeled. Additionally, the routes of Captain Cook and other explorers of the late 1700s are noted and labeled.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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