• About this Collection -- General Maps

    This category includes maps that typically portray the physical environment and a variety of cultural elements for a geographic area at a particular point in time. The maps in this category show a geographic area larger than a city or town and do not display a subject that is part of one of the thematic categories.

    • Date: 1290
  • Sinai.

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Map. no. 4."

    • Contributor: Great Britain. War Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1937
  • Okinawajima nanbu : Nihon Nansei Shotō = Southern portion of Okinawa Sima : Nippon Nansei Syotō.

    Possibly a draft prepared for reproduction by Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. A seal "Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy"; and "Emergency reproduction of Japanese charts"--On a piece of paper pasted on map. "From H.O.N.M.: from other sources: Printed by H.O., Aug '44 [date handwritten]"; also "Soundings and heights in meters"; and "Fathoms to meters" (table)--Printed ...

    • Contributor: Japan. Kaigunshō. Suirobu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1937
  • The old Spanish and Mexican ranchos of Los Angeles County /

    Relief shown pictorially. Copy 1: Gift; W.W. Robinson, Title Ins. & Trust Co.; Sept. 10, 1949. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Eddy, Gerald A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1937