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  • L'Amérique centr[ale] /

    Shows North America south of Canada including the Caribbean. Traced from a ms. world map created for Henri II in 1542 as reproduced in Jomard's Les monuments de la geographie (plate XIX.1), 1842-1862 (Phillips 251). Reversed in lower left: 1556?. Oriented with south to the top. Pen-and-ink and red paint on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 83 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1542
  • Map of the Reading & Columbia Rail Road connecting New York via the Jersey Central, Reading and Columbia, with Baltimore and Washington, together with Western R.R. connections to Wheeling and Pittsburg [sic]; ...

    Sketch map of eastern Pennsylvania and northern Maryland indicating the railroad network and the connections with the coal fields. Shows major drainage, cities and towns, and four main coal field areas.

    • Contributor: Kase, S. P. - Reading & Columbia Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • An Indian map of the Upper-Missouri, 1801.

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. English. Some place names in Blackfoot. Copied from a map in the London archives of the Hudson Bay Company. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Map and two sections of notes mounted on paper mounted on cloth. Vault

    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - Kohl, J. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Coshocton County, Ohio /

    LC Land ownership maps, 611 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inset: Map of Coshocton and Roscoe.

    • Contributor: Becker, M. J. - Klauprech & Menzel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Liberia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated in red ink to show additional place names, rivers, and boundaries. Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society; Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes profile of mountains and notes. Vault

    • Contributor: Gurley, Ralph Randolph - McClelland, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the contemplated route of the New Orleans & Ohio Railroad and the Central Railroad of Illinois, also the route of ...

    The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selected by the U.S. for the "Western Armory," and the probable future site for the seat of government of the United States or Western District of Columbia. Chartered January ...

    • Contributor: McBean, William - New Orleans and Ohio Railroad - Illinois Central Railroad Company - Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Plan of railroads north and east of Boston, with the projected railroads from Danvers, Georgetown & Gloucester; showing the situation of the towns & villages, their distance from Boston & number of ...

    Outline map, oriented to the west, of the area north of Boston showing the rail network.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Alonzo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engineer,

    Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Bedford. Similar to 1852 edition but does not indicate the Whitewater Canal.

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A. (Thomas Armstrong) - Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Liberia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated in col. inks to emphasize Junk River, Cestos River, Sestor's Town and River, and River San Pedro. Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society; Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes profile of mountains and notes. Vault

    • Contributor: Gurley, Ralph Randolph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copy soiled, colored with yellow wash to show built-up areas, annotated in color inks to show unidentified (water, sewer?) lines in streets, and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the city of Bridgeport, Conn.

    Scale ca. 1:3,360. Shows land ownership. Includes views of local buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1, 651/2

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Middlebrook, C. S. - Collins & Clark
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'a : from original surveys /

    General-content township wall map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Columbia borough inset shows building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize township and borough boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, stained in small areas, mounted on cloth backing. Includes note, inset ...

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Moody, Saml - Kuhl, F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Middlesex County, New Jersey /

    Relief shown by hachures. Insets : Plan of New Brunswick ; City of Perth Amboy. Includes names of property owners. LC Land ownership maps, 456 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Otley, J. W. - Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd - Herline, Edward - Stansbie, Alex C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys /

    General-content county map showing buildings with householders' names in rural areas; also shows householders' names in the borough insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Robert P. Smith in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later cut into 3 sheets on cloth backing to enable folding). LC ...

    • Contributor: Morris, William E. (William Ellis) - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Morris, William E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Plan of the city of Burlington shewing [i.e. showing] water & sewer service.

    Shows water mains by blue lines, sewer mains by red lines, and hydrants by red spots. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Soiled, stained, darkened, brittle, tears, small pieces missing along edges, cut into 2 halves, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in pencil.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans.

    Outline map of the eastern United states including Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the railroad network and steamship routes. Indicates the railroad land grant and the coal and iron deposits in Alabama. Distances from Washington, D.C., to New Orleans, La. are shown below the title. Chartered in 1853 and 1854. Consolidated with the Wills Valley Railroad, forming the Alabama and Chattanooga Railroad.

    • Contributor: Hoyer & Ludwig - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • Map of the Central Ohio Railroad and connecting lines.

    Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing the railroad network. "Comparative Distances by the Great Railway Routes of Ohio from Columbus to New York" are listed to the right of the map. Chartered February 8, 1847.

    • Contributor: Schuchman, William - Central Ohio Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • 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
  • Sketch of General Riley's route through the mining districts [of California] : July and Aug. 1849 /

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Trails, 106 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Derby, George Horatio - Hollingsworth, John McHenry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the city of Brooklyn, L.I. : shewing the streets as at present existing with the buildings and the intended canal and other works : also the village of Williamsburgh /

    Shows wards (numbered), building coverage, and lot lines. Hand colored to emphasize ward boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (western/eastern). LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, shellacked, brittle, darkened. Includes 3 illustrations of public buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Harrison, John F. - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Cundy, W. H. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Hudson's Bay's country /

    Also covers northern United States. Relief shown pictorially. Copy of a manuscript map from the Archives of the Hudson's Bay Company. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - Pond, Peter
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the Portland and Ogdensburg Rail Road line, and connections.

    Map of parts of New England and New York showing the railroad network and the progress of track construction along the Portland and Ogdensburg Railroad line. A reference table in the upper left of the map provides a key to 36 townships in Vermont.

    • Contributor: Hatch & Co. - Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connections.

    The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad.

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Williamsport and Elmira Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 185?
  • A map of the town's of Livingston, Germantown, and Clermont in the County of Columbia : compiled from actual surveys in January 1798 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    General-content regional map of 3 towns (townships) in N.Y. State showing rural buildings and householders' names. Also gives orientation data for the segment lines of the township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Does not show real property or cadastral data. "This map is an exact copy from the original on a scale of 80 ch's to an inch." "Scale of original map 40 ch's ...

    • Contributor: Wigram, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Somerset County, New Jersey : entirely from original surveys /

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to act of Congress by Robert P. Smith A.D. 1850 in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing. LC Land ownership maps, 464 Includes text, inset "Plan of Somerville", statistical table, key to abbreviations, illustrations of prominent ...

    • Contributor: Otley, J. W. - Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850