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 ...
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
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.
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.
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
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 ...
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