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  • Virginia City, Nevada Territory, 1861

    Bird's-eye view of Virginia City from the "Gould & Curry" claim, with 30 individual views of commercial buildings and residences forming the border. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Kuchel, Charles Conrad - Brown, Grafton Tyler
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1861
  • Bird's eye view, Philadelphia

    Bird's eye view of Philadelphia between the Schuykill River, in the foreground, and the Delaware River in the background; vignettes of prominent buildings along top and bottom borders. Copyright by John P. ...

    • Contributor: H.J. Toudy & Co.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1876
  • Sacramento city, Ca. from the foot of J. Street, showing I., J., & K. Sts. with the Sierra Nevada in the distance /

    Prominent buildings identified by letter with key below image. Copyright by A. Brainerd. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 31.2 ...

    • Contributor: Parsons, Charles - Cooper, George Victor
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1850
  • Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn

    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. Copyright by A. Guerber & Co., N. York. ...

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1851
  • The City of Washington Birds-Eye view from the Potomac-looking North.

    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking north from the Potomac River with the Washington Monument in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image. Same image, except for ...

    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1892
  • The city of St. Louis

    Bird's-eye view of St. Louis, Missouri, as seen from above the Mississippi River; prominent features identified below the image. Copyright by Currier & Ives. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Currier & Ives - Parsons & Atwater
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1874
  • The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain in distance.

    Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image. Copyright by Currier & Ives, N.Y. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1885
  • City of Newark, N.J.

    Bird's eye view of Newark, New Jersey with the Passaic River in the foreground; prominent features listed below image. Copyright by C.R. Parsons, New York. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1874
  • Hamilton, C.W.

    Bird's-eye view of Hamilton, Ontario in 1859, showing harbor in the distance; with key identifying prominent buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Panoramic ...

    • Contributor: Endicott & Co. (New York, N.Y.) - Rice, G. S.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1859
  • City of New York

    Bird's-eye view of New York City with Battery Park in the foreground and Brooklyn Heights in the lower right corner. Copyright by N. Currier, New York. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: N. Currier (Firm) - Parsons, Charles
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1856
  • Bird's eye view of Philadelphia

    Bird's-eye view of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with the Schuykill River in the foreground. Copyright by John Weik. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Panoramic maps ...

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John - P.S. Duval & Son
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1868
  • View of San Francisco, Taken from the Western Hill at the foot of Telegraph Hill, looking toward Ringon Point and Mission Valley /

    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
  • The city of greater New York

    Bird's-eye view of greater New York with Battery Park on the right and showing the boroughs of Bronx, Queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Richmond, with the Hudson River in the foreground; prominent features ...

    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1905
  • View of Pottsville Taken from Sharp Mountain & respectfully dedicated to the enterprising citizens of the Coal Region by J.R. Smith /

    Bird's-eye view of Pottsville, Pennsylvania, with remarque showing entrance to coal mine. B&w copy submitted for copyright by J.R. Smith Senr. Feb. 2, 1833, no. 403. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Smith, John Rubens - Smith, John Rowson
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1833
  • Panoramic view of Washington City from the new dome of the Capitol, looking east /

    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking east with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground. Copyright by E. Sachse & Co. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1857
  • Birds' eye view of New-Orleans

    Bird's-eye view of New Orleans, Louisiana with the Mississippi River in the foreground. Copyright by A. Guerber & Co., New York. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1851
  • Staunton, Va.

    Bird's-eye view of Staunton, Virginia showing a railroad station and the "American Hotel" in the foreground. Copyright by Ed. Beyer. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Rau, Woldemar - Beyer, Edward
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1857
  • Pittsburgh, Allegheny & Birmingham

    Bird's-eye view of Pittsburgh at the confluence of the Monongahela, in the foreground, and the Allegheny Rivers; Birmingham is in the right foreground and Allegheny is in the distance on the left. ...

    • Contributor: Krebs, Otto
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1871
  • 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. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1880
  • Shasta, Shasta County, Cal.

    Bird's-eye view of Shasta, California. Copyright by A. Roman, California. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 48.2 No known restrictions ...

    • Contributor: Kuchel & Dresel - Britton & Rey
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1856