Map of the coast of Normandy and part of Brittany with Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney and Sark. Published in 1590 in the Miroir de Navigation. Dimensions - 55cm by 40cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/3

Date: 1590 - 1590

Map of Jersey, Guernsey, Sark, Alderney, Herm and Normandy. Published in Paris 1695 by Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712) the first to be appointed 'Geographe du Roi' in 1678. Dimensions 60cm by 52cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/30

Date: 1695 - 1695

Map of Normandy showing Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm. Published in Paris, 1695, by Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712). Dimensions - 94cm by 62cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/31

Date: 1695 - 1695

Map of Jersey, Guernsey, Sark, Alderney and Herm, the Channel between England and France with tidal observations by Doctor Edmund Halley (1656-1742). With insets of the Isle of Wight and Plymouth Sound. Published by Thomas Page and Richard Mount in London c.1700. Dimensions 101cm by 23cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/37

Date: 1700 - 1700

Map of Jersey, Guernsey, Sark, Alderney and Herm, the Channel between England and France with tidal observations by Doctor Edmund Halley (1656-1742). With insets of the Isle of Wight and Plymouth Sound. Published by Thomas Page and Richard Mount in London c.1700. Dimensions 101cm by 23cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/37a

Date: 1700 - 1700

Map of Brittany, Normandy, Le Mans and Jersey and Guernsey by Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) One of the first maps to show the Channel Islands orientated east. 57cm by 45cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/4

Date: 1594 - 1594

Map of the Duchy of Normandy with a detail showing the Channel Islands of Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark, and Herm engraved and published c.1728 by George Matthaus Seutter (1678-1757) in his Atlas Novus. Dimensions - 60cm by 53cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/42

Date: 1728 - 1728

Map of Brittany, Normandy, Le Mans and Jersey and Guernsey by Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) One of the first maps to show the Channel Islands orientated east. 57cm by 45cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/4a

Date: 1594 - 1594

Map of Normandy, Jersey, Guernsey, Sark, Alderney and Herm. From the 1771 survey by Rigobert Bonn (1727-1795) this edition published in Venice in 1775 by P Santini. 53cm by 51cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/62

Date: 1775 - 1775

Map of Normandy, Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm. Engraved by Andre and published c.1787 by Rigobert Bonne (1727-1795). Dimensions 36cm by 25cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/78

Date: 1787 - 1787

Chart of the coast of Normandy and Brittany from Neville to the Isles de Brehat includes Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm. Published by William Faden, 1793, in his Petit Neptune Francais. Dimensions 26cm by 29cm

Reference: L/F/120/A/82

Date: 1793 - 1793

Digital copy of an article by Mark Lamerton titled Visitors' Book reveals D-Day drama and the Liberation of the Channel Islands. From The Armourer, Issue 52, July-August 2002, pp. 23-25.

Reference: L/F/420/B1/7

Date: July 1st 2002 - August 31st 2002

Excerpts from States memorandum to German authorities relating to the food, fuel and drug situation and the health of the people of Jersey.

Reference: L/F/442/A7/2

Date: August 28th 1944 - August 28th 1944

Copy of a letter in French found on a carrier pigeon by Lewis Joshua Quéree during the Occupation. Includes notes about the letter and a translation of the letter into English.

Reference: L/F/464/A/1

Date: July 6th 1944 - July 6th 1944

American Journal entitled 'Dieppe' with photographs of the D-Day landings in France - not dated

Reference: L/F/54/C/V/2

Date: 1944 - 1944

Letter from Lieutenant General George Don, Government House, to 'My dear Sir' concerning the movement of troops in Normandy and reinforcement of the Garrison at Cherbourg

Reference: L/F/95/B/8

Date: September 29th 1811 - September 29th 1811

Miscellaneous diary in two books (January 1944 - December 1945) written by a fairly wealthy elderly lady in Jersey during the German Occupation, giving details of the weather, war rumours, food and fuel shortages, the noise of the gunfire heard from France after the Normandy landings, Red Cross supplies, peace/liberation celebrations and the return to normality after liberation; also: her ms register (57pp) listing and describing the contents of messages sent to and by her, via the Red Cross, noting dates of despatch and arrival, together with an inventory of her house contents.

Reference: Misc 141 (2196)

Date: 1944 - 1945

Photographic slide of a map of the Channel Islands and the adjacent Normandy and Brittany coasts.

Reference: P/09/A/1024

Date: 1970 - 1990

Photographic slide of a map of the Channel Islands and the adjacent Normandy coast.

Reference: P/09/A/1025

Date: 1970 - 1990

Photographic slide of a map of the Bay of St Malo, showing the coasts of Normandy and Brittany, and the Channel Islands before the tides had risen to the height of the present day.

Reference: P/09/A/1135

Date: 1970 - 1990

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