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Gabard, William Papers -- Maps

Collection Overview

Title: Gabard, William Papers -- Maps

ID: UA/23/1/1/

Extent: 0.0

Date Acquired: 00/00/2014

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Dr. William Montgomery Gabard (1922-2006) was a member of the faculty at Valdosta State University where he served as professor and head of the history department and the founding Director of International Studies. He was a founding member of the board of directors of the Southern Center for International Studies and The Japan-America Society in Georgia. Active in the Georgia Historical Society, he served that organization as its first non-Savannah president. He was founding president of the Lowndes County Historical Society. These prints which were purchased from his estate represent only a small portion of his collection...

The collection includes late 18th to 19th century maps from Samuel Augustus Mitchell (1792-1868), his sonĀ  Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus), Tanner, Henry Schenck (1786-1858), and Johnson & Browning. Most are maps depicting the area around the Middle East/ Asia though there are some of America and Europe. There are also three reproduction prints from the Codex Manesse, as well as a Sowerby illustration.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Source: purchasd at auction

Acquisition Method: Purchased at auction after the death of Lougenia Gabard in 2014


Box and Folder Listing

Item 1: Meadow Fescue Grass: Sowerby's English BotanyAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
HandColored Lithograph. Circa Late 19th Century. 6 1/2" x 10" (Lot#628)
Item 2: Framed Print: Von MunegiurAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Reproduction from the Codex Manesse 247v. circa 1300s-1340s
Item 3: Framed Print: Von ObernburgAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Reproduction from the Codex Manesse 342v circa 1300s-1340s
Item 4: Framed Print: Meister RumslantAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Reproduction from the Codex Manesse 413v circa 1300s-1340s
Item 5: Poster: Rienzi by Richard WagnerAdd to your cart.
at the Herzogliches Hof-Theater May 13, 1883 by
Item 6: Poster: Mignon by Ambroise ThomasAdd to your cart.
at the Herzogliches Hof-Theater May 23, 1883
Item 7: Poster: La Nave by Gabriele D'AnnunzioAdd to your cart.
Firenze. R Teatro Della Pergola. Drammatica Compagnia Di Roma. Domenica 10 Maggio 1902, alle ore 21. Translation: Florence. At the Theater of the Pergolla. The Dramatic Society Of Rome . Sunday, May 10, 1902 , at 21 . La Nave by Gabriele D'Annunzion
Item 8: Sheet Music: Annie LaurieAdd to your cart.
Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by William Hall & Son in the Clerks Office of the Southern District of New York
Item 9: Poster: Fidelio by Ludwig van BeethovenAdd to your cart.
at the Herzogliches Hof-Theater May 18, 1883
Map 1: Africa According to the Best Authorities, c 1700Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
with the line "Engraved for Carey's American Edition of Guthries Geography improved." Philadelphia 18th Century. 17 1/2" x 14 1/8" (Lot#12)
Map 2: Afrique par S. B. Poirson, 1809.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Includes 13 1/2" x 9 5/8" cartouche (Lot #16). Published by J.B. Poirson, engraved by Tardieu
Map 3: Turkey in AsiaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Inset: Envisions of Constantinople." Inset: Palestine or the Holy Land. Engraved by J. & W. W. Warr. Philadelphia Published by H. S. Tanner. Tanner's Universal Atlas. 15 7/8" x 12 3/8". 1861. (Lot#29)
Map 4: IndiaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published August 1st, 1832 by Baldwin & Gradock. 47 Paternoster Row London. J & C Walker Sculp. Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. 14 5/8" x 11" (Lot #37)
Map 5: HindoostanAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published by A. Finley Philad. Young & Delleker Sc. Circa 1828. Page 54. 13 3/8" x 10 3/8" (Lot#40)
Map 6: ChinaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published September 1, 1821 by Sherwood, Neely & Jones, Paternoster Row London. Cooper (H.) del et Sculp. 10 1/2" x 8 3/8" (Lot#60)
Map 7: China, Japan & C.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Circa 1825 12 7/8" x 10 1/4"(Lot#61)
Map 8: Map of Hindoostan, Farther India, China and TibetAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Constructed & Engraved by W. Williams Phila. S. Augustus Mitchell. 1860. Page 76. 12 1/2" x 15 1/4" (Lot#65)
Map 9: AsiaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Lucas. 1823. 15 1/4" x 11 3/4" (Lot#70)
Map 10: Map of AsiaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published by Henry Fisher, Caxton, London, 1823. Drawn & Engraved by J. Reybell. 8 1/2" X 10 3/4"
Map 11: Orbis Veteribus NotusAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published by F. Lucas, Jr. Baltimore. Engraved by J,. Yeager Philadelphia. 1823. 15 1/8" x 11 7/8" (Lot#78)
Map 12: Holland and BelgiumAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Philadelphia. Published by H. S. Tanner. Engraved by J & W. W. Warr. Tanner's Universal Atlas, Page 42. 12 1/4" x 15 3/4" (Lot#93)
Map 13: NetherlandsAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published by A. Finley. Philad. Young & Delleker Sc. Page 38. 1828. 13 3/8" x 10 1/2" (Lot#94)
Map 14: Turkey in EuropeAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published by A. Finley. Philadelphia. Young & Delleker Sc. Page 50. 1828. 13 7/8" x 10 5/8" (Lot#138)
Map 15: Turkey in EuropeAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Drawn by A. Arrowsmith, Published 1823 by A. Constable & Co. Edinburgh Engraved by S. Hall 11"X9" (Lot #140)
Map 16: ItalyAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Published by A. Finley. Philadelphia. Young & Delleker Sc. 1828. Page 48. 13 3/4" x 10 3/4" (Lot#148)
Map 17: Johnson's Brazil Argentine Republic Paraquay and Uraquay.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
by Johnson & Browning. Insets: Rio de Janeiro, Pernambuco, Harbor of Rio De Janeiro, Page 62. 1850's, 18" x 14" (Lot#158)
Map 18: Carte du BresilAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Grave par Thierry rue des Mathurius St. Jacques. PL 80. 17" x 11 7/8" (Lot#164)
Map 19: County Map of the States of Iowa and Missouri.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Drawn and Engraved by W. H. Gamble. S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., Pennsylvania. 1861. Page 40. 15 1/4" x 12 1/4" (Lot#177)
Map 20: County Map of Virginia and West VirginiaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Drawn and Engraved by W. H. Gamble, Philadelphia. Mitchell's New General Atlas, 1864, S. Augustus Mitchell. 19" x 14 5/8" Matted. (Lot#196)
Map 21: Canada East Formerly Lower CanadaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Inset: Nova Scotia New Brunswick & C. Published by S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia, 1846. H. N. Burroughs. New Universal Atlas,1846. Page 3. 17 3/8" x 14 1/8"
Map 22: Environs de Warrenton (Virginia)Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Pl. XV Dessine' par Ed. Dumas Vorzet. MichelLevy,freris, Editeurs. Grave' par L. Wuhner, R. GayLussac 52. 17 1/8" x 12 1/4". Circa 1860 (Lot# 263)
Map 23: Johnson's Hindostan or British IndiaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
by Johnson & Browning" Insets: Calcutta, Madras and Bombay. Page 85. 1850s. 18" x 14 1/8" (Lot#34)
Map 24: Map of Hindoostan, Farther India, China and TibetAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Constructed & Engraved by W. Williams Phila. S. Augustus Mitchell. 1864. Page 80 19" x 14 1/2" Matted (Lot#67)
Map 25: AsiaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Inset: New Holland or Australia. From A New Universal Atlas of the World. Page 62. S. Augustus Mitchell. 1846. 17 3/8" x 13 7/8" (Lot #68)
Map 26: Asia According to the Best AuthoritiesAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
W. Darton, fc. Published as the Act directs January 1st, 1785 by C. Dilly & G. Robinson London. Engraved for Guthries New System of Geography. 18 1/2" x 14 3/4" (Lot #69)
Map 27: The World in Hemispheres. With Other Projections & c. & c.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Mitchell's New General Atlas. 1864. Constructed & Engraved by W. Williams Philadelphia. 19 1/8" x 14 3/44" Matted. (Lot#74)
Map 28: Eastern HemisphereAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Page 77. 17 1/2" x 14" (Lot#80)
Map 29: SwitzerlandAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
S. Augustus Mitchell. 1846. Page 55. 17 1/2" x 14 1/8" Matted. (Lot#86)
Map 30: Holland and BelgiumAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
S. Augustus Mitchell. New Universal Atlas. 1846. Page 49. 17 3/8" x 14" (Lot#92)
Map 31: Carte de Gouvernements D'Anjou et duAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Saumurois, de la Touraine, du Poitou, du Pays D'Aunis, SaintongeAngoumois. Projettee et assujellie au Gel par M. Bonne, Hyd. Lu Roi, A Paris. Chez Lattre rue St. Jacques a la Ville de Bord. Ave. Priv du Roi 1771. 1771. M. Bonne. 19 1/4" x 13 7/8" Translation: Map governments d'anjou and samur, in the Touraine, the country of Aunis, SaintongeArgoumois (Lot#110)
Map 32: Sweden and NorwayAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
S. Augustus Mitchell. New Universal Atlas, 1846. Page 51. 17 1/2" x 14 1/8" (Lot#112)
Map 33: Chili La Plata and Uruguay.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Inset: South Part of Pataconia. S. Augustus Mitchell. New Universal Atlas, 1846, Page 42. 17 1/2" x 14 3/8" (Lot#160)
Map 34: Map of New Granada Venezuela and Guiana. Map of Peru and Equador, Map of the Argentine ConfederationAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
S. Augustus Mitchell, 1860. Pennsylvania. Mitchell's New General Atlas, 1864, Page 55. 17 3/4" x 19" Matted. (Lot#165)
Map 35: China, divided into its Great Provinces According to the Best AuthoritiesAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Circa 1785. 21 7/8" x 17 1/2" (Lot#53)
Map 36: Turkey in Europe and Hungary from the best authoritiesAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Pge 46. 1814. 21 1/8" x 16 3/4" (Lot#137)
Map 37: Turkey in Europe by Sidney HallAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
London Longman & Co. Page 24. 17 3/4" x 21 7/8" (Lot#136)
Map 38: Second Part of Turkey in Europe,Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Containing Valakia, Croatia, Dalmatia, Bosnia, Servia, Bulgaria and Albania, with the RoumSli, Morea and Archipelago by Samuel Dunn, Mathematician." London. Printed for Robert Sayer. No 53 in Fleet Street. June 1786. 22 1/8" x 17 5/8" (Lot#135)
Map 39: Johnson's Austria Turkey in Europe and Greece by Johnson and WardAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Insets: Candia, Constantinople. Johnson's New Illustrated Family Atlas, 1803, Page 8586. 26 1/2" x 18". The back shows Appendix to Johnson's New Illustrated Atlas entries: Chronological History of the Great Rebellion, and Historical and Statistical View of Oceania (Lot# 134)
Map 40: Reproduction Map of Virgina & MarylandAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Cartouche in lower right corner reads: Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland.From a 1755 Engraving. 24 3/8" x 19" (Framed)
Map 41: North America and the West Indies.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
E. Huntington, Sc. William C. Woodbridge, Connecticut. September 28, 1821. Published 1856. 10 3/4" x 13 1/4" Framed.
Map 42: IowaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Drawn by Frank A. Gray. Copyright 1876 by O. W. Gray & Son. Page 98. 181/4" x 14 3/4" Framed
Map 43: A Map of the Eclipse of Dec. 9, 1844 in its passage across the United States.Add to your cart.View associated digital content.
Engraved for the American Almanac. Published by D. H. Williams, Boston. 15 1/8" x 12 1/2". Framed (Lot#247)
Map 44: Reproduction: Carta dal capo Finisterra a Tartari e isole Inghilt.ra, Scozia, Irl.daAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
from Teatro del mondo marittimo conforme la carta da nauigare (1652) by Giovanni/Giobatta Battista Cavallini.
location: On display in Nevins Hall Display Case.
Map 45: Reproduction: Extremo OrienteAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
from del atlas teatro del mundo marino by Giobatta Cavallini. Date Unknown circa 1650s.
location:  On  display in the Nevins Hall Display Case.
Map 46: County Map of the States of New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & ConnecticutAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
Constructed and engraved by W. Williams Philadelphia. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1860 by S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. in the clerk's office of the District Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. 15" X 22 1/2" (Lot # 19)
Map 47.1: Imperia Antiqua Pars MediaAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
a Rto. Bonne, Primario Hydrographo Navali. Andre sculp. Author: Rigobert Bonne, Chief Naval Hydrographer. Sculptor: Andre. Circa 1780s. 11 1/2" X 16 1/2" (Lot #52)
Map 47.2: Imperia Antiqua Pars OrientalisAdd to your cart.View associated digital content.
a R. Bonne Primario Hydrographo Navali. Andre Sculp. Author: Rigobert Bonne, Chief Naval Hydrographer. Sculptor: Andre. Circa 1780s. 11 1/2" X 16 1/2" (Lot #52)