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  • Map of the residence & park grounds, near Bordentown, New Jersey : of the late Joseph Napoleon Bonaparte, ex-king of Spain.

    Relief shown by hachures. Includes index. "To be sold at auction by Anthony J. Bleecker, on Friday 25th, June 1847, at 1 o'clock P.M. on the premises" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Miller & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • City of Washington.

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1836 by H.S. Tanner ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, Capitol floorplan, and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, H.S. Tanner, S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia, 1846. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • [Map of the Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Pennsylvania].

    Cadastral map showing buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Date in map interior: Aug. 4t[h] 1848. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in the LC Manuscript Division. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Statement of responsibility printed above bar scale. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. DCP

    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Topographical map of the city of Cincinnati, from actual survey /

    Indexed. Table of statistics concerning Cincinnati's latitude and longitude, notable events, population statistics, and land distribution. Bottom margin: "Entered according to Act of Congress the 20th day of Dec. 1830, by Robinson & Fairbank of the Distrcit of Ohio." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Doolittle & Munson
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1841
  • Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Statement of responsibility printed below bar scale. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC Ward maps 224 LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with imitation leather strips. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • About this Collection - Cities and Towns - Collections

    This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.

    • Date: 1500
  • Map and view of St. Louis, Mo.

    Includes illus. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 438 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Kershaw, James M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of the city of Washington /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, trimmed, annotated in ink and pencil on recto and in ink on verso, and mounted on cloth backing. DCP

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C. - Morrison, William M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Plan of Exeter village, New Hampshire /

    General map showing selected buildings and householders' names. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and selected houses. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, stained, small pieces missing, backed by cloth. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-176

    • Contributor: Dow, Joseph - J.H. Bufford & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Fu sheng quan tu.

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title annotated in black ink: Chinese map of Foo chou & its suburbs. Manuscript. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Imperfect: right portion missing. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Shows the capital city of Fuzhou, its harbor, and vicinity. English translation of place names annotated in black ink. Belonged to Thomas Dunn, American counsul in Fuzhou (1858-73) and partner in ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1842
  • Plan of the town of Alexandria, D.C. with the environs : exhibiting the outlet of the Alexandria Canal, the shipping channel, wharves, Hunting Cr. &c. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and text. Copy annotated in pencil to show boundaries(?) and to update index; annotated in ink to add "Va." to title. LC copy imperfect: Small sections missing along the map ...

    • Contributor: Ewing, Maskell C. - Sinclair, T. (Thomas)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Map of the city of Washington /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. LC copy stained, laminated, mounted on cloth backing, and signed in pencil at lower right: [H.L.?] Whiting. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C. - Stone, W. I. - Morrison, William M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • City of Washington.

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas of the world, S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia, 1849. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Ning Jun di yu tu.

    Scale ca. 1:2,500. Pictorial map. Shows selected buildings and points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call number: G7824.N5A5 1820 .N5 Vault

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Head of navigation of the Potomac River /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes notes. LC copy originally printed on separate sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, thirded, mounted on cloth backing, accompanied by negative photocopy, and annotated in pencil: From negative transferred from War Department. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Abert, S. T. (Silvanus Thayer) - Graham, Campbell - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Plan von Washington.

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Title, scale heading, and note in German. Place-names in English. In left upper margin: Meyer's Handatlas. In lower margin: Aus der Geographischen Graviranstalt des Bibliographischen Instituts zu Hildburghausen-Amsterdam, Paris, u. Philadelphia. Includes note, Capitol floorplan, and index to points of interest. "No. 61." LC copy soiled, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Geographisches Institut Leipzig
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 /

    Nautical chart of the Potomac estuary within the District of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 29-30 Includes note. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 annotated in ink in right lower margin: From Senate Doc. 178, 26th Congress, 2nd Session, Feb. 5., ...

    • Contributor: Stone, William James - Kearney, James - Turnbull, Wm. (William) - Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Ewing, Maskell C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1838
  • Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs, 1845.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Möllhausen, Henry - Norman, Benjamin Moore - Shields & Hammond
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • "Moore's Vacancy" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Cadastral survey map. "Surveyed 6th Nov'r 1848." On verso in lead pencil: From Joseph M. Toner papers. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Torn, missing small sections along edges, and faced with rice paper. Includes computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - United States. General Land Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Plan stolichnago goroda Pekina s okrestnostīi︠u︡ /

    Topographic map of the city of Beijing (2 walled districts) and its surrounding rural areas. Shows government and imperial buildings in the urban areas; and shows roads, villages, individual buildings, tilled fields, and wooded areas in the surrounding rural zone. Relief shown by hachures. In old-orthography Russian. Title from upper map border. Sectioned to 16 panels to enable folding and mounted on cloth backing. ...

    • Contributor: Ladyzhenskiĭ, Tikhon - Russia. Armii︠A︡. Voenno Topograficheskoe Depo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • City of Washington.

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1846, by H.N. Burroughs ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy 1 fold-lined, taped on verso, and missing small edge sections; copy 2 soiled and water-stained in margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Burroughs, H. N. - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • View of San Francisco, formerly Yerba Buena, in 1846-7 before the discovery of gold.

    "Designed & copied from views taken at the time." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 33.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Includes signatures of J. D. Stevenson, Genl. M. G. Vallejo, George Hyde, and Capt. W. F. Swasey. AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Bosqui Eng. & Print. Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846-18
  • Chillum Wood.

    Cadastral survey map. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Missing small sections along edges and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and measurement data. Subtitles in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1844
  • [Map of New York Island and vicinity.

    Scale 1:126,720; 1/2 an in. to a mile. Manuscript, pen-and-ink tracing "copied from a map found among the Heath papers in the hands of Amos A. Lawrence, Esq. of Boston, by Henry Stevens, Jr." The Heath papers are now in the Massachusetts Historical Society collections. Area extends from above Dobbs Ferry to Red Hook in Long Island, from Hackensack River to Bynam's River. Shows ...

    • Contributor: Stevens, Henry - Heath, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Official map of San Francisco.

    Scale 1:6,600; 550 English ft. to the in. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 by Henry Reed." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in black ink: 337. Deposited in the clerk's office So. Dist. N.Y., Feby 12. l850. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Eddy, William M. - Zakreski, Alexander - Michelin, Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • East view of the village of North Bridgewater, Mass. 1844.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 315 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "From a lithograph in possession of Mr. R. C. Kimball." Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Poole, A. F. - Stoner, J. J. - Beck & Pauli
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1844
  • No. 1. Survey for John Davidson ; No. 2. Lots surveyed on 1st Street between Fred. & Fayette streets : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral survey maps showing landowners' names. "Book 1839, 40, last part, Octo'r 28th 1843." Title from verso. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, and missing edge sections. Two incomplete surveys maps in ink and lead pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 496 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1843
  • Paper-Mill tract : [on Rock Creek, N.W. Washington D.C.].

    Partial cadastral survey map showing mill, cistern, millrace, dam, and associated features. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled, torn, fold-lined, missing sections at edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. On cloth backing in lead pencil: No. 160.---Paper Mill Road and contiguous lands, R-P-21. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849