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Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Map Collection (Newberry Library)

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Works: 375 works in 389 publications in 5 languages and 395 library holdings
Genres: Manuscript maps  Maps  Manuscripts  Pictorial works  Atlases 
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Most widely held works by Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Map Collection (Newberry Library)
[Manuscript portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea] by Joannes Oliva( )

4 editions published between 1594 and 1636 in Italian and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Manuscript portolan atlas of the world] by Battista Agnese( )

3 editions published in 1550 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veuë du camp de la concession de Monseigneur Law, au Nouveaux Biloxy, coste de la Louisianne by Michel Le Bouteux( )

2 editions published between 1720 and 1983 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

View of the settlement at Biloxi, Mississippi associated with the Company of the Indies (Compagnie des Indes) and John Law's failed land speculation scheme in French colonial Louisiana, commonly know as the Mississippi Bubble. View taken from offshore; bottom margin includes references A-I, L-T, V, X-Z, and &
Partie de la banlieue du Fort Royal de Lacadie du costé de Lisle aux Chevres by McElfresh Map Co( )

2 editions published between 1708 and 2005 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map of the region immediately west of Port Royal (later named Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia), showing the names of landowners, cultivated fields, and the site of the Annapolis River anchorage used by English raiders in 1707. Continued eastward on adjacent sheet (Ayer MS map 30, sheet 91)
Mapa del terreno que ha de vatir la expedic[i]on q[u]e deve executarse contra los Apaches Gileños : disp[ues]ta por el S[eñ]or Briga[die]r d[o]n Phelipe de Néve, Com[andan]te G[ene]ral de estas prov[incia]s en zinco diviciones by Geronimo de la Rocha y Figueroa( )

1 edition published in 1915 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reduced photostatic reproduction of manuscript map in the Archivo General de Indias (Seville). Shows the Gila River region (N.M. and Ariz.); left margin includes 51 lines of text describing the Spanish military campaign against Apache Indians directed by former California governor Felipe de Neve. Includes key to settlements, presidios, ranchos, etc. Accompanies transcription of Neve's March 8, 1784 letter to New Spain visitor-general José de Gálvez, outlining plans for the upcoming campaign. Forms part of: Transcripts of documents from the Archivo General de Indias: relating to the history of Mexico, Florida, Louisiana, and the Southwest between 1518 and 1817 (Ayer MS 1896 v. 24)
Isla de Mindanao by Joaquín Rajal y Larré( )

in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made probably between 1881 and 1890 by Joaquín Rajal y Larré, governor of the provinces of Nueva Écija on Luzon and Davao on Mindanao. Colored to show tribal regions in Davao Province
[Carte de l'Amerique septentrionale depuis l'embouchure de la riviere St. Laurens jusques au Sein Mexique] by Hugues Randin( )

2 editions published in 1850 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracing limited to area bound by the upper Mississippi River valley and the mouth of the Arkansas River, including sections of the Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, and Ohio Rivers. Also indicates location of Indian villages
[Manuscript portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea] by Placidus Caloiro et Oliva( )

2 editions published in 1641 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Croquis de la laguna de Lanao ó Ganasi segun datos adquiridos por Don Antonio Martel de Gayangos by Antonio Martel de Gayangos( )

1 edition published in 1874 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map of the region surrounding Lake Lanao in Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur provinces on Mindanao Island (Philippines); identifies settlements, rivers and lakes. Most placenames preceded by numbers (indicating population?). Forms part of Antonio Martel de Gayangos' undated manuscript La Ysla de Mindanao (Ayer MS 1371), an official report critical of Spanish colonial administration. Although tentatively dated ca. 1850 and ca. 1862 by various authorities, the text describes events which occurred as late as 1874
[Map of the Coxcatlan region in southeastern Mexico, 1580]( )

1 edition published in 1905 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the Coxcatlan (or Cuzcatlan) region in the Tehuacan district of the state of Puebla in southeastern Mexico. Original map accompanies the 1580 manuscript Relacion Geográfica for Coxcatlan. Pictorial map combining Indian and European symbols. Includes Spanish glosses identifying roads and Catholic churches
Veüe du port de Louis-Bourg dans l'Isle Royalle by McElfresh Map Co( )

2 editions published between 1716 and 2005 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

View of Louisbourg detailing its buildings, fortifications, and fishing industry; keyed to references A-I and L-N in bottom margin. Includes drawings of many boats and ships. Accompanied on adjacent sheet by a map: Plan du haure ou port de Louis-Bourg (Ayer MS map 30, sheet 94). See brief descriptions by David Buisseret in Mapping the French Empire in North America (Chicago: Newberry Library, 1991) plate 18, p. [38]-39 and "A Cartographer's view of the French empire in the early 18th century: the collection called Cartes Marines at the Newberry Library" in Proceedings of the Eighth annual meeting of the French Colonial Historical Society, 1982 (1985) p. 11 and plate 3
Plano de la bateria construida en la punta mas norte de la loma de Sn. Joaquin para la defensa de la entrada del Puerto de Sn. Francisco by Alberto de Córdova( Visual )

1 edition published in 1908 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconocimiento del estero de Maguindanao ó de la Mundaya que corre por el o[este] de Cotabatto y une los brazos n[orte] y s[ud] del Rio Grande de Mindanao by Juan Nepomuceno Burriel( )

2 editions published in 1862 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the Mindanao River region in the Philippine province of Cotabato from the junction of the northern and southern branches of the river at Tumbao through the delta to Illana Bay. Includes key to settlements, forts, houses, rice fields, etc. Forms part of colonel Juan Nepomuceno Burriel's manuscript Ytinerario de la escursión hecha á Mindanao y Joló (Ayer MS 1306), describing the Spanish army expedition of 1862
[Map of the eastern hemisphere]( )

2 editions published in 1600 in Turkish, Ottoman and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map of the military district, Kansas and the territories by Grenville M Dodge( )

1 edition published in 1866 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reduced photographic reproduction of 1866 manuscript map of the West (U.S.); roughly bounded by Idaho, the Dakotas, Utah and Kansas. Compiled under the direction of U.S. Major General Grenville Mellen Dodge in 1866, the same year as his appointment as Chief Engineer of the Union Pacific Railroad Company. Shows extent of UPRR construction, numerous U.S. military posts, army expedition routes variously dated 1843-1860, wagon roads, and trails. Includes distance tables
Plan de la banlieue du Fort Royal a Lacadie et des ses environs by McElfresh Map Co( )

2 editions published between 1708 and 2005 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map of the Port Royal region (later named Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia), showing the footprint of Fort Anne, cultivated fields, the site of 1707 English entrenchments, and names of landowners whose houses were burned by the English; includes references A-I, K-T, V, Y, Z, & c, a-i, k-u, y, and z. Continued westward on adjacent sheet (Ayer MS map 30, sheet 90)
Puerto de S[a]n Diego situado p[o]r 32 grados 32 minutos de latitud septentrional by Juan Pérez( )

1 edition published in 1908 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chart of the harbor at San Diego, California showing soundings in brazas
Reconocimiento del fuerte de Tumbao en el vértice del delta del rio grande de Mindanao by Juan Nepomuceno Burriel( )

1 edition published in 1862 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows settlement of Tumbao at the junction of the northern and southern arms of the Mindanao River about 10 miles southeast of Cotabato City (Philippines). Identifies prominent structures and features, including a fort and Chinese quarters. Forms part of colonel Juan Nepomuceno Burriel's manuscript Ytinerario de la escursión hecha á Mindanao y Joló (Ayer MS 1306), describing the Spanish army expedition of 1862
Plan de l'isle Ste. Lucie ou Ste. Alousie( )

1 edition published in 1724 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Map of the island of Saint Lucia with an inset (314 x 384 mm.) of the port of Castries (previously known as Petit Carenage): Partie de l'isle Ste. Lucie. Includes six lines of text describing the failed 1723 invasion by ships under the command of Captain Nathaniel Uring, British deputy-governor of the island, acting under orders from John, Duke of Montagu. British forces left after negotiating terms with the French colonial governor-general of Martinique, Jacques-Charles Bochart de Champigny. Keyed to locations A-I and K-N; includes drawings of three ships
Carte maritime dv Micissipy( )

1 edition published in 1735 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Details coasts and major rivers in region roughly bounded by Natchez (Miss.), Selma (Ala.), Atchafalaya Bay (La.), and Pensacola Bay (Fla.). Forms part of an anonymous ms. memoire detailing provincial Louisiana as of ca. 1735: Relation de la Louisianne (Ayer MS 530). See John R. Swanton, Source material for the social and ceremonial life of the Choctaw Indians in Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 103 (Washington, D.C.: G.P.O., 1931) p. 243
 
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