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New York.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century New York roads, railroads, counties, cities and towns. Inset: "Environs of New York." Scale [ca. 1:1,267,000].
Date: [1858..1874]
Creator: Adam and Charles Black

The world.

Description: Map shows geographical features and major cities in North America, South America, Oceania, Europe, Africa, and Asia. Map is from General Atlas of the World [1854]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1854
Creator: Adam and Charles Black

Atlantic Ocean &c. shewing [sic.] the communication between Europe, North America and the Pacific.

Description: Map shows major existing and proposed railroads in the United States and Canada, Chagres Railway across Panama, transatlantic cables, steam and sailing routes, currents, and the Sargaso Sea. Includes travel times and distances for various routes, dates of cables. Scale [ca. 1:27,500,000].
Date: [1874..1889]
Creator: Adam and Charles Black (Firm)

Texas, part of New Mexico &c.

Description: Map shows counties, cities, military outposts, areas of Native American habitation, roads, railroads, and routes of military expeditions for Texas, New mexico, and "Indian Territory." Includes names and dates of expeditions. Scale not given.
Date: [1876..1883]
Creator: Adam and Charles Black (Firm)

A New and Correct Plan of the Town of Boston.

Description: Map shows late-colonial Boston, Massachusetts street names, building locations, ferries, wharves, fortifications, and "the Common." "Charles Town in Ruins" is depicted in the upper part of the map. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given. Map comes from The Gentleman's Magazine, v. 45, Oct. 1775.
Date: 1775
Creator: Aitken, Robert, 1735-1802

Orbis Romanus Christianus.

Description: Map shows early establishment of the Roman Catholic church in western and southeastern Europe as the Holy Roman Empire and along the coastal areas of the Mediterranean; travels of Jesus and his apostles in Palestine and of the apostle Paul in the areas between Greece and Jerusalem. Includes reference linking Paul's travels as shown on map to Biblical verses in Acts and a key to apostles' locations. Insets: "Palaestina Jesu et Apostolorum temporibus" [Palestine of Jesus and the apostles' times] and "Itinera St. Pauli tria majora et via qua Captus Romam navi defertur" [The three major routes of Saint Paul after he was taken prisoner and transported by ship]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1850..1870]
Creator: Alabern, P. (Pablo)

La Martinique

Description: Map shows Includes text about Martinique's natural resources, climate, population statistics, commerce, and ethnic makeup. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1820..1830]
Creator: Alès, 1797-1878

Isobaren und Niederschläge.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century world weather trends. Insets: "Isobaren und Winde im Januar" [Isobars and winds in January], "Isobaren und Winde im Juli - Niederschlagsmengen" [Isobars and winds in July - rainfall], and "Jahreszeitliche Verteilung der Niederschläge" [Seasonal distribution of rainfall]. Scale noted on verso.
Date: 1898
Creator: Ambrosius, Ernst, 1866-1940

Isothermen und Wärmeschwankung.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century world atmospheric temperatures. Insets: "Isothermen der Meeresoberfläche im Februar" [Isotherms of the sea surface in February], "Isothermen der Meeresoberfläche im August" [Isotherms of the sea surface in August], and [2 views of North Pole]. Scales differ.
Date: 1898?
Creator: Ambrosius, Ernst, 1866-1940