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  • Map of the District of Columbia and vicinity showing the principal points of interest including the present condition of the defenses of Washington /

    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows radial distances from White House. "Copyright 1892, by F.L. Averill." LC copy 1 edged with cloth and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.) - District of Columbia National Guard. Engineering Platoon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Plan of Savannah & its environs in 1782.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000; 1,000 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • One hundred years : [Washington D.C. and metropolitan area] /

    Relief shown by hachures on 1865 map. Depths shown by soundings on 1865 map. 1865 map is facsimile. "This is a comparison of the Bureau of Engineers' map of the 'Defenses of Washington' compiled in 1865, one hundred years ago, and the present day road map." "Original map courtesy of the U.S. Army Engineer School Library." Original version: Defenses of Washington, extract of military ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - United States. Army. Geodesy, Intelligence, and Mapping Research and Development Agency. Graphics Division
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865-19
  • [Manuscript plan of the Battle of Plattsburgh, New York].

    Shows buildings, fortifications, bodies of water, and line of ships in bay. Relief shown by hachures. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink (black/dark brown) and lead-pencil shading for bodies of water. Oriented with north slightly to the lower right. Folded to 9 x 17 cm. to be sent as a missive. Accompanied by ms. statistical table: Report of military clothing recieved [sic] for the use ...

    • Contributor: Thornton, Sarah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • [Topographical map of the District of Columbia showing Civil War forts].

    Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title devised by cataloger. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year ... [year unclear, names unclear] ... in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia." Blue-line print. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy halved. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775,

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 911 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 651/4; 650/5

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Accurater Grundris und Prospect der weltberuhmten Hollandischen Haupt und Handels-Stadt Amsterdam /

    Selected buildings and ships shown pictorially. Index in Dutch. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes index to points of interest, index of ramparts, inset panoramic "Prospect der vortresslichen Kauff und Handels Stadt Amsterdam" at bottom, bar "Schale van 3000 amsteldamse voeten", ill., and coats-of-arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy fold-lined, annotated in ink ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1727
  • Plan of Forts Green, Laurence & Swift and lines of intrenchments constructed in the vicinity of Brooklyn for the defence of the city of New York.

    Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Oriented with north to the upper right. Handwritten annotation on recto: No. 39. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 6199" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • Civil War defenses of Washington : Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C. /

    Shows existing and former Civil War forts/batteries and present-day roadways in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. "*GPO: 2010--641-603." Relief shown by shading. Title from panel. Includes text and col. ill. Text, aerial view of earthen "Fort Foote", and. ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 2010
  • Civil War defenses of Washington, hiking and biking trail guide : Washington, DC /

    Shows existing and planned trails connecting the former Civil War forts in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area; also shows designated national park lands and other parks. "Some trails ... to be completed in June 2011." Relief shown by shading. Title from panel and from upper margin. Includes text and inset of Potomac River estuary south of Alexandria (Va.). Text, "Plan of Fort Totten earthworks", ...

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 2011
  • Luxembourg, une fortresse tres-celebre de la duché de cette nom dans Pais-Bas /

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and index in French and German; text in German. Appears in Seutter's Grosser Atlas worinnen enthalten alle die jenige geographisches Universal-Special- und Particular-Mappen, mit über die mehresten gedrukten alphabetischen Registern, 1734. Includes text, index to points of interest, inset panoramic "Prospect der Statt Luxemburg" at bottom, bar "Echelle de deux cent toises", ill., and coat-of-arms. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 173?
  • Plan af Kjöbenhavn = Plan of Copenhagen /

    City street map showing principal buildings, administrative wards, circumferential military fortifications (ramparts/bastions/canals, moats), and port facilities. Title on sheet and index in Danish and English. Signed in ink script on label affixed to cover title panel: City of Copenhagen, Millard Fillmore, May 8th, 1856, No. 36; and on inside of cover: Millard Fillmore, May 8, 1856. Seller's name label affixed to inside of cover. ...

    • Contributor: Emilius Bærentzen & Co. - Fillmore, Millard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Taiwan Tansui-kō, Taihoku-fu kyokuchizu /

    Title from title piece mounted on map verso. This map is part of a series. Series note is on verso of map in Japanese. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. "Dai hyakurokugō [106-gō] fuzu nanamai [7-mai] no uchi dai 6"; "Dai kyūgō [9-gō]." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Ozawa, Tokuhei
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Rough plan of the defences of the harbour of Annapolis in Maryland /

    Shows forts in Annapolis and along the lower Severn River. Also shows harbor and public buildings in Annapolis. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Manuscript: Black ink, red watercolor for forts and buildings, green and brown watercolor washes for shading. Watermark: JWhathan [sp.?]. Originally drawn on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Sheet halved to enable folding. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Tatham, William - Winder, William Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • Map of the District of Columbia and vicinity showing the principal points of interest including the present condition of the defenses of Washington /

    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights on vicinity map. Vicinity map shows radial distances from White House. "Copyright 1892, by F.L. Averill." Accompanied by text: Guide to and maps of the national capital and vicinity including the fortifications. 31 p. : ill. ; 16 cm. Suburbs map includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing over ...

    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.) - District of Columbia National Guard. Engineering Platoon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • 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
  • Zenkan jidai Chōsenzu : Shōtei igo /

    Relief shown by shading. LC copy has "WDC # 251998" written. Includes a map: "武帝始建之四郡" (24 x 14 cm.; Scale 1:5,000,0000). Google search 2014-04-30 (前漢時代朝鮮図 昭帝以後; 差込み地図: 武帝始建之四郡; 刊記: 大正 2 (1913) 木崎盛政製図; 注記:満州歴史地理 第一卷付図 8枚の内 ... 京都大学所蔵).

    • Contributor: Kisaki, Morimasa - Ozawa, Tokuhei
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1913
  • Fort Driveway : [Washington D.C.].

    Shows proposed Fort Drive (N.W. and N.E.) and associated fortifications. Partial cadastral map. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title printed in lead pencil. Base map title at upper right: Permanent system of highways, second section, District of Columbia : March 1898. Alternate base map title at upper left: District of Columbia : October 1897. Pen-and-ink, col. pencil, and lead pencil on printed base ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900