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Map of the World on the mercator projection : exhibiting the American continent as its centre.

Description: Map shows major cities, political divisions, submarine cables locations, expeditionary routes, and a partial coastline for the "Antarctic Continent." Includes notes, and tables on verso: Comparative lengths of rivers of Europe--Comparative lengths of rivers of Asia and Africa--Comparative heights of the principal mountains of the Eastern Hemisphere [illustrated]. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1881
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868

Mapa general de la República de Méjico.

Description: Map shows cities, villages, roads, state boundaries, physical features, roads, railroads, and areas of Native American habitation. Insets: "Croquis de los Caminos de Méjico à Veracruz," "Puerto de Veracruz," "Puerto de Matamoros," and "Puerto de Tampico." Includes legend, "Tabla de Distancias", comparative population statistics for the Mexican states and their capitals with location coordinates, a comparitive chart of the principal rivers of Mexico, a distance chart for locations on the road from Veracruz to Acapulco, and a comparative chart of mountain peak altitudes; notes on boundaries. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings on inset. Scale [ca. 1:5,230,000].
Date: [1866..1886]
Creator: Erhard (Firm)

Geographical map of the world: with the tracks of the most celebrated navigators for the elucidation of Lavoisne's genealogical, historical, chronological, and geographical atlas.

Description: Map shows major cities, some political divisions, and physical features for six continents; explorers' routes and dates of discovery. Includes text: "Division of earth by continents, zones, religions, color, climates; positions; itinerary measures; dimensions of the earth; chronological account of the most celebrated modern navigators." Relief shown pictorially. No scale indicated.
Date: 1821
Creator: Gros, C.

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

A new & correct map of the whole world : shewing ye situation of its principal parts. Viz the oceans, kingdoms, rivers, capes, ports, mountains, woods, trade-winds, monsoons, variation of ye compass, climats, &c. With the most remarkable tracks of the bold attempts which have been made to find out the North East & North West Passages.

Description: Map shows trade winds and monsoons with Australia as New Holland coast joined to N. Guinea and the east coast un-mapped; explorers routes in the North Atlantic, political boundaries, and ocean currents. Includes explanation, scale of English leagues, and text notes. Insets: "This chart is to shew ye degrees of the variation of ye compass as they were observed in ye year of 1700 in ye Atlantick and Indian Ocean" and "The North Pole." Relief shown pictorially. Scale [ca. 1:34,000,000].
Date: 1719
Creator: Moll, Herman, d. 1732

Nova & accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula nautica variationum magneticarum index juxta observationes anno 1700.

Description: Map shows magnetic variations, trade routes, seasonal currents, coastal ports and settlements for six continents; continents of Australia and North America are incomplete. Includes text notes, illustrated title cartouche, and dates of discovery. Inset: "Asin que rien ne manquast à cette carte, nou arons ajoûté ce Cercle Polaire en partie pour montrer l'inclinaison de Meridien vers le Pole en partie pour évitar le trop grand rétrecissement de nôtre échelle." Scale not given.
Date: [1739..1750]
Creator: Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742

Tracks for full powered steam vessels with distances in nautical miles.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century steamship routes across the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. Includes charts: "Speeds per hour and weekly distances in nautical miles and Reduction knots on nautical miles to statute miles." Also includes four distance charts. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:1,900,000].
Date: 1894
Creator: United States. Hydrographic Office.

Typus orbis terrarum, ad imitationem universalis Gerhardi Mercatoris : cuius secundum tam veterum quàm recentiorum supputationem 5400 miliaria Germanica ambitus complectitur..

Description: Map shows geography and place names of the eastern and western hemispheres as known during the late sixteenth century. Includes notes, Cicero quotation, and portrait of Jesus. Relief shown pictorially. Scale not given.
Date: [1596..1624]
Creator: Quad, Matthias, 1557-1613

Northern Hemisphere.

Description: Map shows major cities, political divisions, and physical features from the top of the world. Includes notes. Polar projection extending to equator. Relief shown pictorially. No scale noted.
Date: 1814?
Creator: John Thomson & Co.

Johnson's New Jersey.

Description: Map shows New Jersey counties, roads, railroads, marshlands, cities and towns during the mid-nineteenth century. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:760,320].
Date: [1859..1862]
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884.

World at one view.

Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century geography, political boundaries, and cities in six continents. Includes tables [populations, cities, religions, building heights, rivers] and illustrations. Insets [Illustrations]: "Panoramic view of the route to China, by the Oregon railroad and the Pacific Ocean. This road once built, would become the great highway of nations," "Mongul," "Mountains of the Eastern Hemisphere," "Malay," "Female costumes of the different parts of the World," "African," [Mountains of the] "Western Hemisphere," "Caucasian," and "Waterspout." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:80,000,000].
Date: 1847
Creator: Phelps, Humphrey, 19th cent.

Mappe-Monde sur la projection réduite de mercator.

Description: Map shows extent of the known world with six continents, major cities, major physical features, beginning with European and African continents on the left with Iceland and the coast of Greenland, to the coast of Europe and Africa on the far right with Iceland to the north [Iceland appears twice on the map]. Includes notes. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1800..1815]
Creator: Giraldon

Mappe-Monde en deux hémisphèrea.

Description: Map shows eastern and western hemispheres with six continents, major cities, coast of "Nouvelle Hollande" [Australia] separate from "Terre Van Diemen" [Tazmania]. Includes notes. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1800..1815]
Creator: Giraldon

Map of the boundary between Massachusetts & New York : showing the ancient colonial and provincial grants and settlements.

Description: Map shows area bounded on the west by the Hudson River valley, north to Schenectady, and on the east along the "Hoestennue Packwake or Westenhook" River valley north to "Dutch Hoosuck"; Manor of Rensselaer, Claverack Manor, and Manor of Livingston; roads, settlements, military outposts, Indian villages, and "Commissioners Boundary of 1787." Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: [1875..1895]
Creator: Pope, Frank L. (Franklin Leonard), 1840-1895.