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, ...
Alternate title: Philadelphia showing improved water front : population in 1908, 1,550,000, 225th anniversary of the founding of Philadelphia, 1683-1908. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Panorama. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 831.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. AACR2: 651/1
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 66 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
"Copyright 1908 by O.H. Bailey." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of buildings. LC copy stained, brittle, torn, and missing small corner sections of margin. Annotated in pencil in upper margin: Thompsonville Conn. 1908. PM3 Acquisitions control no.: 91-30
Contributor:Bailey, O. H. (Oakley Hoopes) - Hughes & Bailey - Bailey, O. H.
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 ...
Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Published by T. M. Fowler & A. E. Downs." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 125 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1
Contributor:Downs, A. E. (Albert E.) - Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Downs, A. E.