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  • New York

    1 print : etching and aquatint ; 70 x 103.5 cm. (sheet) | Bird's-eye view of New York City with Battery Park in the foreground.

    • Contributor: Heine, Wilhelm - Kummer, Julius Hermann
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1851
  • Birds' eye view of New-Orleans

    1 print : lithograph, tinted ; 74 x 95.5 cm. (sheet) | Bird's-eye view of New Orleans, Louisiana with the Mississippi River in the foreground.

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1851
  • 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
  • Bird's eye view of Philadelphia.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 827 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Staunton, Va.

    1 print : lithograph, hand-colored ; 44.5 x 73.5 cm. (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of Staunton, Virginia showing a railroad station and the "American Hotel" in the foreground.

    • Contributor: Rau, Woldemar - Beyer, Edward
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1857
  • View of Sacramento City as it appeared during the great inundation in January 1850 /

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 67.3 x 101.6 cm. (sheet) | Sacramento, California during the flood of January 1850.

    • Contributor: Sarony, Napoleon - Bainbridge, Henry - Casilear, George W.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1850
  • Oregon City.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 718 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Richardson, James H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Chicago.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 146 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along edges. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Palmatary, J. T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Oshkosh, Wis. From H.L. Cottrill's Block /

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 42.4 x 60.8 cm. (sheet) | Bird's-eye view of Oshkosh, Wisconsin showing streets with horse-drawn carriages and pedestrian traffic.

    • Contributor: Kurz, Louis
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1850
  • Our city, (St. Louis, Mo.)

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 44 x 56 cm. (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of Saint Louis, Missouri as seen from above the Mississippi River.

    • Contributor: A. Janicke & Co.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of Cazenovia, Madison Co., N.Y. /

    Cadastral survey wall map showing buildings, lot lines, and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Originally issued as a wall map; wooden rods removed from top and bottom edges of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Sketch of creek & plank road from the corporation boundary to Chittenango Falls", ill. of "Cazenovia Seminary", and ...

    • Contributor: Hart, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Panoramic view of Washington City from the new dome of the Capitol, looking east /

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 54.3 x 85.5 cm. (sheet) | Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking east with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1857
  • Ludlow, Vt. 1859 From south hill /

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 45 x 60.5 cm. (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of Ludlow, Vermont showing railroad in foreground on the left.

    • Contributor: W. Endicott & Co.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1859
  • Sacramento city, Ca. from the foot of J. Street, showing I., J., & K. Sts. with the Sierra Nevada in the distance /

    1 print : lithograph, tinted ; 43 x 60 cm. (sheet)

    • Contributor: Parsons, Charles - Cooper, George Victor
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1850
  • Waukesha, Wis.

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 42 x 60.5 cm. (sheet) | Bird's-eye view of Waukesha, Wisconsin.

    • Contributor: Kurz, Louis
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1857
  • Shasta, Shasta County, Cal.

    1 print : lithograph, hand-colored ; 32 x 48 cm. (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of Shasta, California.

    • Contributor: Kuchel & Dresel - Britton & Rey
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1856
  • Panoramic view of Washington City from the new dome of the Capitol, looking west /

    1 print : lithograph, color ; sheet 56.5 x 85.5 cm. | Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1856
  • City of New York

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 58.5 x 74.5 cm (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of New York City with Battery Park in the foreground and Brooklyn Heights in the lower right corner.

    • Contributor: N. Currier (Firm) - Parsons, Charles
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1856
  • View of San Francisco, Taken from the Western Hill at the foot of Telegraph Hill, looking toward Ringon Point and Mission Valley /

    1 print : lithograph, tinted ; 66 x 90.5 cm. (sheet) | Bird's-eye view of San Francisco, California, looking southeast across the Bay, with Yerba Buena Island on the far left; also showing camps and travelers in the foreground. Includes key to numbered locations.

    • Contributor: Sarony & Major - Bainbridge, Henry - Casilear, George W.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1851
  • View of Washington

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 50.5 x 70 cm. (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1852
  • San Francisco.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Méryon, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • View of York, Pa.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 876.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1

    • Contributor: Williams, J. Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    1 print : lithograph ; 69.5 x 103 cm. (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of Milwaukee, Wisconsin with Lake Michigan in the background.

    • Contributor: Moody, David William
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1854
  • Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn

    1 print : lithograph ; 63 x 82 cm (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of New York City and Brooklyn showing Battery Park and Governors Island in the foreground; prominent features numbered with key below image.

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1851
  • View of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville & Monticello, taken from Lewis Mountain /

    "Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1856, by Casimir Bohn, in the Clerks Office of the District Court, of the District of Columbia." Gift; Alan M. Voorhees; LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 953.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 95-37 Vault

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856