Perspective map not drawn to scale. Hand colored. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 85.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/2; 700/1
Highway strip maps showing milestones, buildings, and householders' names. Orientation differs. Facimiles of the first 2 maps in Christopher Colles's "A survey of the roads of the United States of America" published in 1789. Original version: [New York? : Christopher Colles], 1789. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, rubber-stamped, affixed to stiff-paper backing. Each principal map is printed in 3 contiguous segments. ...
In this annotated detail from a printed map, the city of Charleston is delineated and Confederate fortifications along the Ashley and Cooper rivers are indicated. Also indicated is the area of the city that burned as a result of Union shelling.
Relief shown by hachures. Shows free states, slave states, and the territory open to slavery or freedom by the repeal of the Missouri Compromise. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856, by A. Ranney, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States in and for the Southern District of New York." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. ...
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 804 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 700/1; 700/2
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
Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers in the area of Northwest D.C. bounded by N, Ninth, G, and Fifteenth streets. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Indexed for and color-coded to landowners' names. Copy torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 351 Vault DCP
Map showing Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, and part of Texas. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and state boundaries, west of the Mississippi River. The adjoining area east of the Mississippi River shows only the rail network. The map indicates proposed, surveyed, located, and completed rail lines. Chartered in Arkansas in 1853 and in Missouri in 1854.
Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridians: London and Washington. Third state. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of the West Indies. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing, and some sections are detached from the whole. Damage to the map in the area of northern Ohio has obscured place names. Vault Acquisitions control no. 93-12
Shows the terrain and Confederate fortifications around Vicksburg, Miss., in mid-May, 1863, just after Confederate Gen. Pemberton was forced to evacuate Hayne's Bluff. Indicated are the locations of Union forces under Sherman, McPherson, McClernand, and Carr.
Scale ca. 1:440,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: London and Ferro. LC copy annotated in ink, east of confluence of Hudson and Albany rivers: "The tide reaches to hereabouts. Douglas." Note on inset of Boston indicates that the 10th fire which severely damaged Boston occurred in 1760. Includes compilation data and insets of "A plan of the town of Boston" and "A ...
Shows fortifications, Confederate troop positions, etc. and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.) over a 3-inch pencil grid. On 5 irregularly shaped sheets of tracing paper pasted together and 1 irregularly shaped piece of opaque paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H128 Imperfect: Losses along ...
"GPO: 1988-201-941/80059." Relief shown by shading. Panel title. Title on verso: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina/Tennessee, trail map and guide. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Text, indexed tables of campsites and trail shelters, and col. ill. on verso.
Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes source materials note. LC copy 1 fold-lined and annotated in blue pencil in upper margin: Gannett. Copy 2 sectioned to 6 sheets, annotated in ink on cloth backing, and ...
Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Includes inset. Table of distances from Skaguay. Bottom section of verso has digitized image rotated for correct online viewing.
Scale ca. 1:21,250. Hand colored. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Pictorial map. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 700
Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. In 1871 the line was in progress of completion. One of Colton's typical maps published for an individual railroad company to promote industry and settlement in rich mining or agricultural areas. (Entry 533)
Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 7.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton." General map of the United States extending from the Atlantic coast through most of Texas. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.