• Hopkinton, Mass.

    Bird's-eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and ill. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, stained, having tears along edges, and missing small sections along edges. PM3 Acquisitions control no. 92-6

    • Contributor: Bailey, O. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • [Bird's-eye-view of Battle Creek, Mich.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 337 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Panoramic view of the city of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., Michigan 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 334 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Ruger, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • City of New Brunswick, New Jersey

    Bird's-eye view of New Brunswick, New Jersey showing Raritan River the foreground; vignettes of prominent buildings, such as Rutgers College, form the top and bottom borders.

    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1880
  • Medford, Massachusetts : 1880.

    Bird's-eye view. In lower right margin: C.H. Brainard, agent. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest. LC copy imperfect: Brittle and stained. PM3 Acquisitions control no. 94-5

    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Panoramic Mapping -- Panoramic Maps

    The tradition of perspective mapping flowered in Europe in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. Mathias Merian, George Braun, Franz Hogenberg, and others produced perspective maps of European cities. These early European town plans, most often portraying major political or marketing centers, were small in size and were generally incorporated in atlases or geographical books. The perspective was usually at a low oblique ...

    • Date: 1872
  • Lands End, Rockport, Mass.

    Bird's-eye view. Partial cadastral map showing lots and lot numbers. Relief shown pictorially. In lower left margin: House lots for sale, Meredith & Grew, 15 Congress St., Boston, Mass. In lower right margin: Turk's Head Inn, Rockport, Mass., F.H. Nunns, manager, Mt. Vernon Hotel, Baltimore, Md. Includes col. views of "Lands End from Thatcher's Island" and "Thatcher's Island" and col. ill. of "Turk's Head ...

    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • View of Albion, N.Y., 1880 /

    Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Imperfect: Brittle, darkened, torn at edges, missing small edge sections, trimmed at top and side margins, pin-holed, taped on verso. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. PM3 Acquisitions control no.: 2001-44

    • Contributor: H.H. Rowley & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Panoramic view of the city of Red Wing, Goddhue [sic] Co., Minnesota, 1880 /

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. ill. and index to points of interest. PM3

    • Contributor: Shober & Carqueville
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • About this Collection -- Panoramic Maps

    The panoramic map was a popular cartographic form used to depict U.S. and Canadian cities and towns during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Known also as bird's-eye views, perspective maps, and aero views, panoramic maps are nonphotographic representations of cities portrayed as if viewed from above at an oblique angle. Although not generally drawn to scale, they show street patterns, individual buildings, ...

    • Date: 1847
  • Atlantic City, N.J. 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 504.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. LC copy imperfect: Edges deteriorated. AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Landis, T. J. Shepherd
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • View of Boston, Massachusetts 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 278 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: H.H. Rowley & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • View of East Haddam, Connecticut, and Goodspeeds Landing : 1880.

    Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of buildings and index to points of interest. Copy imperfect: Stained. PM3 Acquisitions control no.: 2008-213

    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Panoramic Artists and Publishers -- Panoramic Maps

    The Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division holds panoramic maps done by Albert Ruger, Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler, Lucien R. Burleigh, Henry Wellge, and Oakley H. Bailey who were among the most prolific and successful panoramic map artists. Such well known print makers as Currier & Ives also made panoramic maps. Although this was not a leading panoramic mapmaking firm, this company's distinctive views ...

    • Date: 1829
  • Panoramic view of Terre Haute, Ind. 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 205 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Beck & Pauli
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Plat & environs of Lagoon Heights, Cottage City, Mass. : showing property owned by the Lagoon Heights Land Co., 53 State St., 610 Exchange B'd'g., Boston, Mass.

    Bird's-eye view. Partial cadastral map showing lots and lot numbers. Relief shown pictorially. Accompanied by text: Lagoon Heights, Cottage City, on that beautiful isle of the sea, Martha's Vineyard, the Arcadia of summer homes. [32] p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In lower left margin: Plans can be had at Boston ...

    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • Bird's eye view of the city of Rockford, Ill. 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 181 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Stoner, J. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Uxbridge, Mass. 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 326 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Bigelow, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • The city of Buffalo, N.Y. 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 542 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651

    • Contributor: Hutchinson, Edward Howard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • View of South Manchester, Conn. 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 97 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1

    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Panoramic view of Evansville, Ind., 1880.

    Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2010-068 Dealer: Boston Rare Maps, Southhampton, MA

    • Contributor: Beck & Pauli
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Broadalbin, N.Y.

    Bird's-eye view. "Copyrighted by L.R. Burleigh 1880." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy darkened and stained. PM3

    • Contributor: Burleigh, L. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Bird's eye view of Waukesha, c.s. of Waukesha Co., Wis. 1880.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1064 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Wellge, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Paterson, N.J.

    Bird's-eye view of Paterson, New Jersey showing railroad in the foreground; vignettes of prominent buildings and natural landmarks form the top and bottom borders.

    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1880
  • Towanda, Pa. 1880.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 862.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes views of various buildings. AACR2

    • Contributor: Philadelphia Publishing House
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880