Includes insets "Environs de Paris" and "Plan des tramways". "Imp. Becquet Paris." LC copy sectioned into 18 pieces and and mounted on linen to fold to 25 x 17 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
The map shows the course of the two ships in Cherbourg Harbor and in the English Channel. Made by the British for the Confederacy and captained by Raphael Semmes, the "Alabama" was a successful blockade runner until her sinking by the "Kearsage."
The map charts the course of the two ships in Cherbourg Harbor and in the British Channel off the coast of Cherbourg, France. Made by the British for the Confederacy and captained by Raphael Semmes the C.S.S. Alabama was a blockade runner. Spotted by the U.S.S. Kearsarge, the Alabama was cornered and sunk.
Signed by Charles Minard at upper right. Includes note. Accompanied by text: Carte du mouvement des céréales en 1853 sur les voies d'eau et de fer de l'Empire Francais. 8 p. ; 33 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Fold-lined. Acquisitions control no. 2003-11e
Scale ca. 1:41,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 703 From. Report on the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1864). opp. p. 630. Map shows the "Position of the Kearsarge when she received the first broadside of the enemy," the general direction of the ships during the battle, and the position of the Alabama, when it sank ...
Covers northeast France. Relief shown by contours, shading, and hachures on some maps. In upper left corner: Zu: Der deutsch-französische Krieg 1870-71, red. v. d. kriegsgeschichtl. Abth. d. Grossen Generalstabes. Sheets originally issued in a portfolio accompanying 5 volumes of text. Accompanied by some sheets of maps detached from accompanying texts. Annotated and/or stamped on recto and/or verso of some sheets. Some sheets include ...
Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. Title supplied by cataloger. Composite set of various types covering French cities. Some sheets are produced by the Service géographique de l'Armée.
Contributor:Institut Géographique National (France)
Relief shown by hachures. Road map with numerous place-names and distances. Prime meridian: Paris. Includes insets of "Environs de Paris (rayon de 12 lieues)" and "Corsica." Minimal level cataloging record.
Scale ca. 1:2,800,000. Relief shown by hachures. Designed to show the new multi-color map printing process invented by Firmin-Didot. Includes inset of Corsica and "Explication du système établi par Firmin Didot." Accompanied by 2 preliminary proof sheets. 2 l. AACR2: 651/1; 700/1; 700/2 Vault
In lower right margin: Avril 1881. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Overprinted on base map prepared by Corps d'état-major and published by Dépot de la guerre in 1835. Stamped on: Summerall papers. Stamped on: Geologic Section, Office of the Chief Engineer, G.H.Q.-A.E.F. Stamped on recto and verso: Faculté des lettres de Paris, Section de géographie. Includes index to adjoining sheets. In upper ...
Relief shown pictorially. Also covers western Germany, western Austria, Switzerland, and northwestern Italy. Removed from book: A selection of the geological memoirs contained in the Annales des mines together with ... the classification of mixed rocks / translated with notes by H.T. de la Beche. LC classification: QE3.D4 1824. LC copy torn, annotated in pencil, accompanied by photocopy of t.p. of book from which ...
Panoramic view as if from a mountaintop. At head of title: No. 8. "Printed & publ's'd Sept'r 1st 1870, by Stannard & Son ... London, W." Partly hand col. LC copy mounted on paper backing. Acquisitions control no.: 91-26
Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights on some sheets. In upper left corner: Zu: v. Hopffgarten-Heidler, Schlacht bei Beaumont. Stamped on; some sheets include 2 stamps. LC copy imperfect: Accompanying text missing. ARP
Literary map of Paris region drawn as a cartographic amusement. Inverse photocopy of the original map in magazine: The galaxy, v. 10, New York, 1870. Accompanied by article from the magazine: Mark Twain's map of Paris.  leaves (p. 724-725) : photocopies ; 23 x 13 cm. LC copy photocopied onto 2 sheets taped together. LMP
Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Title from index map. Prime meridian: Paris. Geographic coverage complete in 14 sheets. Includes index map 29 x 45 cm. LC copy imperfect: Sheets 5, 6, 8, 11, 13, and 14 wanting.
Contributor:France. Service Géographique Des Colonies
Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Appears in Atlas national de France, Paris. Prime Meridian: Ferro. In upper and lower margins: "No. 102" -- "Atlas national de France" -- "Gravé par P.A.F. Tardieu, place de L'Estrapade no. 2" -- "Chez a Paris P.G. Chanlaire, rue Geoffroy-Langevin No. 7, la veuve Dumez, rue de la Harpe No. 45." Indexed. LC copy imperfect: Stained. Minimal level ...
Shows movement of freight by water and rail. Covers France, with some coverage of Algeria and Parisian local transport. Also includes maps of Europe and the world. At head of title of volumes from 1879-1883: Ministère des travaux publics, Direction des cartes, plans et archives et de la statistique graphique. At head of title of volumes from 1884-1900: Ministère des travaux publics. Engravers, printers, ...
Contributor:France. Direction Des Cartes, Plans Et Archives Et De La Statistique Graphique
Relief shown pictorially. Includes glossary of geographic terms and descriptive index. Inserted: Mappe monde, divisée en ses quatre parties, 1759 (sheet 17 x 33 cm.). Fold-lined, minor insect damage, margins trimmed. Formerly part of the YA collection: YA 2231
Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. "Dressé, gravé sur xinc et publié par le Service géographique de l'armée. Révisé en 1887." LC copy 2 has been laminated and recut so sheets do not conform to original sheet size or coverage.
Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the position of gun batteries for the first, second, and third stages of the seige of Bayonne by English forces over 16 days. On verso: "Plan ... citadelle ... Bayonne 1814." Watermark: J. Whatman 1814. Minimal level cataloging record.
Relief shown pictorially. Also covers western Germany, western Austria, Switzerland, and northwestern Italy. LC copies torn, fold-lined, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also annotated in col. pencil and trimmed. Vault 2 copies
Shows the territories (Duchy of Savoy and Grasse/Nice regions) annexed to France from Italy (Sardinia) in 1860. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights on base maps. Extensively annotated in watercolors, col. pencils, and ink on printed topographic base maps to show the annexed areas and the new departments formed therein. On some base maps: Levée par les officiers du Corps d'état-major, et publiée ...
Relief shown by hachures. Watercolored (wash) to show geologic formations. Also shows numbered cross-section lines. Watermark: E [triangle] D. Includes legend showing "Couleurs indiquant les divers terrains." LC copy trimmed, torn at edges, taped, possibly removed from book. Vault Acquisitions control no.: 98-32
Cover title. "Théo Choumara"--On all maps. Some of the defenses are after Vauban, Cormontaigne, Bousmard, General Chasseloup, and General Haxo. Plans engraved by Lemaitre and E. Larnaut; lettering engraved by Lallemand, and Martin.
Title supplied by cataloger. Stamped on: Summerall papers. Insets on southern sheet: Environs de Lyon -- Environs de Paris -- Chemins de fer d'Algérie et de Tunisie -- [Corsica]. LC copy imperfect: Northern sheet missing. ARP
Relief shown by hachures. Includes list of cantons and their surface areas. Embossed at lower right margin: Depot de la guerre. On label affixed to map verso: Longuet, succr. de Simonneau ... Paris. Formerly part of the YA collection: YA 2402
Contributor:France. Corps Des Ingénieurs Géographes
Relief shown by hachures. Shows provinces and departments. Appears in Atlas national de France, Paris, 1815. Prime Meridian: Ferro. Includes inset of Corsica and index "Tableau par ordre alphabetique des 87 Départemens et leur rapport aux Provinces." In upper and lower margins: "No. 1" -- "Atlas national de France" -- "Gravé par D'Houdan" -- "A Paris, chez l'un des auteurs, P.G. Chanlaire, rue Geoffroy-Langevin ...
"Contenant les 86 cartes des 86 départemens [sic], dans l'ordre de leurs bassins respectifs, pour servir à l'intelligence et de complément a la Géographie statistique de France de la Bibliothèque populaire." Cover title: Atlas de France.
Scale ca. 1:500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Sheets segmented and mounted on cloth backing. Each sheet has book plate of J. Andriveau Goujon, géographe-éditeur, on verso. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 700/5
Relief shown by hachures, contours, and spot heights. Title supplied by cataloger. "Photohthographie du Depôt de la guerre." Includes separate sheets of "Tableau d'assemblage des feuilles de la Carte du Département de la Seine."
Scales vary. Title from index map. Title on spine of slip cases: France par départements. Hand colored. Sheets segmented and mounted on linen backing. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Some sheets have separate title and administrative index. Some sheets were distributed by "P. G. Chanlaire, auteur, propriétaire." Accompanied by index map "Servant à l'assemblage des 182 feuilles de la Carte de France de ...
Title supplied by cataloger. This record covers maps from the Charles Pelot Summerall papers which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes manuscript maps, manuscript copies of maps, annotated printed maps, printed maps, and photocopied maps. These maps show various battles and campaigns, including those of Argonne, Meuse, St. Mihiel, and Verdun. The collection also includes maps ...
Nautical chart. Selected landmarks shown pictorially. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by contours, gradient tints (watercolor), and soundings. "Publié par ordre du Roi, sous le ministère de Son Excellence M. le Comte de Jaucourt ... au Dépôt général de la Marine, en 1815." On label affixed at right margin: A Bordeaux, au Dépôt des Cartes Marines, chez A. Filliatre et Neveu, Fossés du ...
Shows military topography of Germany and France. Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. In upper left margin: Zu: Grosser Generalstab, Moltkes militärische Werke II : taktische Aufgaben. Stamped on verso: Bücherei der Kriegsakademie. LC copy imperfect: Cover or portfolio missing. ARP
Scale 1:320,000. Title on sheet 5. Title on spines of slip cases: Carte de France. Sheets are segmented and mounted on linen backing. Relief shown by hachures. Coverage complete in 32 sheets. Sheet 32 includes "Tableau d'assemblage." LC copy lacks 23-31. Vault AACR2
Scale 1:80,000. Title from accompanying index map. Title on spine of slip case: Nouvelle carte de France. Some sheets "revue en 1852." Sheets segmented and mounted on linen backing. Relief shown by hachures. Some sheets have "Rédigée et gravée au Dépôt général de la guerre ... " Coverage complete in 258 sheets. Includes index to adjoining sheets. Accompanied by "Carte générale des triangles fondamentaux ...