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  • Catalog Record

    Railroad maps, 1828-1900 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Railroad maps represent an important historical record, illustrating the growth of travel and settlement as well as the development of industry and agriculture in the United States. They depict the development of cartographic style and technique, highlighting the achievement of early railroaders. Included in the collection are progress report surveys for individual lines, official government surveys, promotional maps, maps showing land grants and rights-of-way, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1998
  • Canada et Louisiane

    Scale ca. 1:4,450,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Lowery, 415 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 33 Includes illus. of Niagara Falls and text at bottom of map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in French to show "les pretensions des Anglois" especially as regards boundaries and treaties concerning Nova Scotia. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Catalog Record

    Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situations, connections & distances of the post-offices, stage roads, counties & principal rivers / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown pictorially. Also shows townships in parts of Maine, New York, Indiana, Illinois and the Mississippi Territory. In lower central margin: Entered according to the Act of Congress the 2nd day of June 1804 by Abraham Bradley Jun'r of the District of Columbia. Possibly the second state of the fifth edition. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes inset "Map of North America". Available also ...

    • Contributor: Bradley, Abraham - Harrison, William - Barker, W. (William)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1804
  • Tabula Mexicae et Floridae : terrarum Anglicarum, et anteriorum Americae insularum, item cursuum et circuituum fluminis Mississipi dicti.

    Shows the extent of New Spain and Florida, New France, the American colonies, and the West Indies, rivers, towns, and trade routes. Text in Latin. Title from caption. Relief shown pictorially. Measures east from unidentified prime meridian. Includes ill. Appears in : Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900 / James C. Martin and Robert Sidney Martin. Austin : Texas State Historical Association, 1999. ...

    • Contributor: Schenk, Peter
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1710
  • A map of part of the continent of North America : between the 35th and 51st degrees of north latitude, and extending from 890 degrees of west longitude to the Pacific Ocean ...

    Relief shown by shading. Covers western North America, from Lake Michigan and Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean, including southern Canada and northern Mexico. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Note from map folder: Map was copied from a sketch by William Clark, not one by Meriwether Lewis as indicated in the title. Copy ...

    • Contributor: Clark, William - King, N. (Nicholas) - Lewis, Meriwether
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1805
  • [Etats-Unie: Partie septentrionale].

    Scale ca. 1:2,200,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title from manuscript label on verso as originally mounted. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Shows northern U.S. and Great Lakes region of U.S. and Canada. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • The Washington map of the United States.

    Insets. By the Superintendent, U.S. National Observatory. In comparison to the Bond publication also note addition of 2 counties in Kansas, and Wichita ... in Oklahoma. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Carte nouvelle de l'Amérique angloise contenant tout ce que les Anglois possédent sur le continent de l'Amérique septentrionale savoir le Canada, la Nouvelle Ecosse ou Acadie, les treize provinces unies qui font: ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Tobias Conrad Lotter's Atlas géographique. 1778. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Two copies. Copy 1, borders of some smaller lakes colored. Copy 2, borders of smaller lakes uncolored. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Lotter, Matthäus Albrecht
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • L'Amérique septentrionale, ou se remarquent les États Unis,

    Scale ca. 1:11,200,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows "Route de navigateurs anglais Cook et Clarke en 1778 pour aller à la découverte du Nord-Ouest de l'Amérique" and "Route des flottes espagnoles de Manille dans les Isles Philippines à Acapulco." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Brion De La Tour, Louis - Esnauts Et Rapilly
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • The North-American pilot for New England, New York, Pensilvania, Maryland, and Virginia; also, the two Carolinas, and Florida.

    At head of title: Part the second. 1795 ed. published under title: A new edition, much enlarged, of the second part of the North American pilot for New England ... LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1702 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gascoigne, John - Fisher, Joshua - Blamey, Jaco
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777

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  • The New England coasting pilot from Sandy Point of New York, unto Cape Canso in Nova Scotia and part of Island Breton : with the courses and distances from place to place, ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. The year of publication has not been established conclusively. Cf. Le Gear, Clara Egli. "The New England Coasting pilot of Cyprian Southack." Imago mundi xi (1954): 137-144. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy has title altered with manuscript notation in ink to read: The New England coasting pilot ...

    • Contributor: Southack, Cyprian
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1734

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  • A new & accurate map of Louisiana, with part of Florida and Canada, and the adjacent countries.

    Scale ca. 1:8,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. "West longitude from London." "No. 100." From the author's A complete system of geography. 1752. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 12 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Morse's North American atlas.

    "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in 1842, by Sidney E. Morse and Samuel Breese, in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." Issued in fascicles. Phillips, 1228 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. The last page is a cover to fascicle no. 3. This cover has an amended contents note pasted on renumbering ...

    • Contributor: Morse, Sidney E. (Sidney Edwards) - Breese, Samuel - Harper & Brothers - Morse, Sidney E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1842

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  • The Washington map of the United States.

    Insets. By the Superintendent, U.S. National Observatory. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • An actual survey of the sea coast from New York to the I. Cape Briton, with tables of the direct and thwart courses & distances from place to place.

    Scale ca. 1:590,000. Shows longitude east and west from Boston. Soundings in feet. Includes tables, distance charts, and insets of New York, Boston and Halifax harbors, Casco Bay and Annapolis Royal, and "A map of the British Empire in America." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 710

    • Contributor: Southack, Cyprian - Jno. Mount and Tho. Page
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela /

    Wall map. Shows Canada only along United States border. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Buffy Cafritz, Madison Council; 2004. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Differs from other 1849 ed. by omission of table of distances at lower left and "gold region" in California. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Sheets joined vertically, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Atwood, John M. - Barnard, William S. - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins, dédiée à M. Rouillé, sécretaire d'État, ayant le Département de la marine.

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. "Longitude du méridien de l'île de Fer." Covers the area from Québec to the Gulf of Mexico and west of Santa Fé, N.M. Relief shown pictorially. Shows cities and towns, forts, some trails, and Indian villages and tribal territory. "Sur de nouvelles observations on à corrigé les lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." Stamped on: Depôt des cartes et journ. de la ...

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • The Washington map of the United States.

    Insets. By the Superintendent, U.S. National Observatory. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Carte des voyages du Cape. Carver, dans la partie intérieure de l'Amérique septentrionale en 1766, et 1767.

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 783 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 600/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: Bénard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Catalog Record

    [Sanborn Fire Insurance Map Collection]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Consists of the Sanborn fire insurance map holdings of the Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress. These maps depict the commercial, industrial, and residential sections of approximately 12,000 cities and towns primarily in the United States but also include limited portions of Canada, Cuba, and Mexico. Sanborn maps were designed to assist fire insurance agents in determining the degree of hazard ...

    • Contributor: Sanborn (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps - Collection
    • Date: 1867
  • Carte du Mexique et des Etats Unis d'Amérique, partie méridionale.

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Also shows West Indies and Central America. Appears in the author and Philippe Bauche's Atlas geographique des quatre patries du monde. [1798 or 9] On verso: [Plate no.] 123. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 184 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De - Dezauche, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • Carte de la Louisiane et des pays voisins

    Scale ca. 1:5,700,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sur de nouvelles observations on a corrigé las lacs, et leurs environs, 1755." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 90 Differs from other copy in coloration: Land east of the Mississippi is colored pink; land to the west is yellow. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1763
  • Karte des oestlichē oder ehemahligē englischen Amerika nach den Besitzungen und Grænzen nach dem Frieden von 1783.

    Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. Hand colored. Shows United States, East and West Florida, and portions of Canada and Louisiana. From the author's Nord-America nach den Friedensschlüssen vom 1783. v. 1. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 185 Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Moser, Johann Jakob
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1784
  • A map of that part of America which was the principal seat of war in 1756.

    Covers northern New England and upper Saint Lawrence Valley. Does not show military positions, movements, or fortifications. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC copy lacks small marginal and internal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • La Louisiane et pays voisins.

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "Tome I, no. 40." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 111 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764