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  • Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America.

    Shows block numbers, major buildings, wards, horse-car lines, and extent of built-up area. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 28." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information slip: [From] Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Index map for sheets, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area].

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Alternate title in upper right margin: Defenses of Washington. Facsim. of map in J.G. Barnard's A report on the defenses of Washington to the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1871. Original version: [Washington : Corps of Engineers, 1871]. "Plate 1." LC lacks other sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: U.S. Army Engineer School - Barnard, J. G. (John Gross) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of the city of Paterson, N.J. /

    Relief shown by hachures. "Official map of Paterson, published by authority of the Board of Aldermen, by Joseph E. Crowell & Co." Map sheet removed from "Boyd's Paterson directory". Includes notes and insigne of "Boyd's Directory Corps, Andrew Boyd". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Goetschius, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Negaunee, Mich. 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 367 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Bailey, H. H. (Howard Heston) - C.H. Vogt (Firm) - Milwaukee Lith. & Engr. Co. - Bailey, H. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's-eye-view of Chicago as it was before the great fire.

    From Harper's weekly, October 21, 1871, pages 984-5. Indexed for points of interest. Text of pages 983 and 986 on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Davis, Theodore R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) /

    Cadastral map showing property lines, householders' names, buildings, and woods. Relief shown by hachures. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Pen-and-ink. Sheet no. 1 oriented with north toward the upper left. Accompanied by reduced-size (ca. 1:16,000) photocopy of sheet no. 2. 1 sheet : mounted on ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Jacobsen, C. - Bootes, Samuel - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Birds eye view of the city of Atlanta, the capitol of Georgia 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 121 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Los Angeles as it appeared in 1871.

    CIF56727 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Approved by the Historical Society of Southern California." Includes col. illus., historic notes, index to points of interest, and "Map showing original Spanish ranchos abutting on the sea." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 23.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Gores - Women's University Club, Los Angeles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of the city of Syracuse /

    City street map showing wards, ward numbers, and some tract lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Published by Andrew Boyd for the Syracuse city directory." "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1871, by Andrew Boyd ... at Washington." Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn at upper left margin, removed ...

    • Contributor: Clarke, H. Wadsworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • View of Washington City.

    Low-angle bird's-eye view of central Washington toward the west and northwest with The Capitol in foreground. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1871 by E. Sachse & Co. Balto. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • The City of Chicago as it was before the great conflagration of October 8th, 9th, & 10th, 1871.

    "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1872 by Wm. Flint ... in Washington." Bird's-eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. PM3

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • City of Chicago.

    From: Goodspeed's History of the great fires, New York, 1871. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: missing upper right corner.

    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Pittsburgh, Allegheny & Birmingham

    Bird's-eye view of Pittsburgh at the confluence of the Monongahela, in the foreground, and the Allegheny Rivers; Birmingham is in the right foreground and Allegheny is in the distance on the left.

    • Contributor: Krebs, Otto
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking to the north." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 233 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • 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
  • Plan of proposed subdivision of part of Mount Pleasant and Pleasant Plains in the District of Columbia : for Mrs. E.J. Stone /

    Cadastral map. "For sale by Thos. E. Waggaman, real estate broker ..." Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, faced with gauze, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil with date 1871. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Waggaman, Thos. E. (Thomas E.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States, extended to embrace its suburban towns, villages, &c. ...

    Depths shown by contours. Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Also shows block numbers, water and sewer lines, streetlights, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Office of the Clerk of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia in the year 1870." Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, and population table. LC copy darkened, fold-lined, soiled, missing ...

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map of the city of Syracuse /

    City street map showing wards, ward numbers, and some tract lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Published by Andrew Boyd, and Truair, Smith & Co., for the Syracuse city directory." "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1871, by Andrew Boyd ... at Washington." Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn ...

    • Contributor: Clarke, H. Wadsworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 899 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Merchant's Lithographing Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Hydrographic map of the Potomac River from Aqueduct Bridge, Georgetown, to Long Bridge, Washington, D.C. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and extensively annotated in red ink to show estuarine contours. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Craighill, Wm. P. (William Price) - Weyss, J. E. - Thompson, G. (Gilbert) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Craighill, Wm. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Birds eye view of the city of Baxter Springs, Kansas, 1871 /

    This panoramic view illustrates the cattle town of Baxter Springs, Kansas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest. Acquisitions control no. 2000-64 PM3

    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - Union Lith. Co. - Glover, E. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 235 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Ehrgott & Krebs Lith
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's eye view of Peshtigo, Wisconsin Sept. 1871.

    "Destroyed by fire night of October 8th 1871." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault Acquisitions control no. 91-51

    • Contributor: T.M. Fowler & Co. - Charles Shober & Co. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Birds eye view of the city of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 893 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Birds eye view of the city of Titusville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 860 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Frankfort, the capital of Kentucky 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 234 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Ehrgott & Krebs Lith
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking northwest." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 7 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: [Ruger, A.] - Ehrgott & Krebs Lith
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Little Rock, the capitol of Arkansas 1871.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 13 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Ruger, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia : prepared from surveys and other data under an act of the Legislature approved Dec'r 28th 1871 /

    Cadastral map. Includes 2 insets and D.C. officials' names. LC copy darkened, brittle, cracked, missing small sections, quartered, mounted on cloth backing, and signed in ink: Hugh T. Taggart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Legislative Assembly
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871