• Map of Tompkins County, New York : from actual surveys /

    General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names; the city and village insets show building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries, area of City of Ithaca, and insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1853 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, ...

    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the town of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Ct. /

    General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1853 printed version, "Map of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Ct., surveyed and drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset of village of Norfolk. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Brittle, torn, soiled, mounted on cloth backing, ...

    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the town of Washington, Litchfield Co., Conn. /

    General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes insets of villages of Washington and New Preston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Brittle, torn, soiled, annotated in pencil, mounted on cloth backing and cut into 2 sheets.

    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of Wyoming County, New York : from actual surveys /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill., tables of statistics and 8 insets. Creek, A. Maps of the Genesee Valley & Finger Lakes region, 1776-1950, p. 134 LC Land ownership maps, 579

    • Contributor: Browne, P. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • The tourist's pocket map of the state of Virginia : exhibiting its internal improvements, roads, distances &c. /

    Relief shown by contours. Prime meridian: Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1851, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the eastern District of Pennsylvania." Signed on verso: Millard Fillmore March 1853. Includes lists of steamboat and stagecoach routes, and indexed inset of the District of Columbia. "Population of Virginia by Counties, in ...

    • Contributor: Young, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • [Map of the town of Salisbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut].

    General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1853 prnted version, "Map of the town of Salisbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, surveyed & drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes insets of villages of Salisbury and Lakeville and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: ...

    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Telegraph stations in the United States, the Canadas & Nova Scotia.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Barr, Chas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of Ulster County, New York : from original surveys /

    General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries and territories. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, laminated, sheets halved to enable folding. LC Land ownership maps, 569 Includes inset of Kingston/Roundout, inset of Saugerties, illustrations of prominent buildings, and embellished border (hand-colored cornstalk leaves and ears). Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Tillson, Oliver J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • The North Pennsylvania Rail Road and its connections, Octr. 1853.

    Outline map of the eastern Great Lakes, east to Philadelphia and New York City, showing the east Pennsylvania coal fields. Chartered April 8, 1852, under Philadelphia, Easton and Water-Gap Railroad. See entry 529.

    • Contributor: Miller, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the village of Potsdam, St. Lawrence Co. N.Y. /

    Cadastral map showing lots, lot numbers, buildings, and landowners' names. Hand col. in blue and green watercolors. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, fold-lined, cracked at edges, missing small sections of margins. Includes inset of "Racket Mills" vicinity, "List of subscribers", and ill. of principal buildings/residences. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-086

    • Contributor: Wall, Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Henrico County, Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Annotated in ink: Henrico County, Virginia, photographed from Smith's map at the office of the U.S. Coast Survey, 1864. Annotated in ink: Smith's map of Henrico County, Virginia, from actual surveys by James Keily, Richmond, Robert P. Smith & C. Carpenter, 1853. LC Land ownership maps, 1278 LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 559.3 Sun print. Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Keily, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • [Map of town of Canaan, Connecticut].

    General map showing householders' names. Served as basis for 1853 printed version entitled "Map of the town of Canaan, Litchfield Co., Conn." by L. Fagan. Relief shown by hachures. Shows districts of town of Canaan. Pen-and-ink and watercolor with annotations in pencil. Map backed with cloth. Watermark: J. Whatman, Turkey Mill, 1851. Insets with householders' names shown: Canaan -- Falls Village. Imperfect: Stained, lower ...

    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of Wayne County, New York /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings and landowners. "Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1853 by Robert P. Smith in the clerk's office of the district court for the eastern district of Pennsylvania." Includes 5 views and tables of population and agricultural statistics. Insets: Plan of Lyons, Wayne Co. -- Plan of Palmyra -- Plan of Newark and Arcadia -- ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Proposed route for a rail road from Copper Harbor, to Fond Du Lac, Winnebego.

    Outline map centered on Green Bay showing the area between Detroit, Mich. and Fond du Lac, Wis. Contemplated and proposed railroad routes are shown.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the village of Lebanon, Grafton Co., N.H., 1853.

    General map showing buildings and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Wall map issued with rods attached at top and bottom sheet edges. Includes list of subcribers. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, darkened, stained, backed by cloth.

    • Contributor: Presdee & Edwards
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Colton's railroad & township map of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.

    Detailed map indicating drainage, relief by hachures, county and township boundaries, and roads. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • A new map of Nth. Carolina : with its canals, roads & distances from place to place, along the stage & steam boat routes.

    Relief shown by contours. Prime meridian: Washington. Cover title "N. Carolina" with "Population of North Carolina by Counties, in 1850" pasted on verso of front cover. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Thomas Cowperthwait & Co. in the Clerks office of the District court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes "Table of distances" and "Profile of the Dismal ...

    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Auswanderer-karte und wegweiser nach Nordamerika.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Zimmermann, Gotthelf
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road, J. G. Gibbes, Chief Engr., lithographie [sic] agent D. Theuret, Exange Alley, Nr. 130.

    Rough outline map of the southwestern United States showing major rivers and few important cities.

    • Contributor: Okelomski, F. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the connections, 1853, J. B. Westbrook, Chief Engineer.

    Outline map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing the railroad network in operation and under construction. Chartered in 1852 and opened to traffic in 1857.

    • Contributor: Westbrook, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Mitchell's new traveller's guide through the United States, showing the rail roads, canals, stage roads &c. with distances from place to place.

    General map of the eastern half of the United States, framed in decorative borders, indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities and towns, roads, railroads, canals, and distances. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Drake, Ira S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Experimental survey for the Eastern Shore Rail Road, Maryland, drawn by W. H. Emory & J. McClelland Asst. Civ. Engs., made under the direction of James Kearney.

    Survey map along route of line covering strip of land in Maryland from Elk Landing to Tangier Sound. Shows streams, fields, land owners, roads, and the "lines run with compass & level, Lines run with compass." The line was chartered in 1853, organized in 1859, and the first section of road completed in 1860.

    • Contributor: Emory, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road.

    Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main line. This railroad was opened for first 50 miles on March 6, 1854. It was purchased in 1878 by the Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the Philadelphia & Baltimore Rail Road as located by W. Strickland & B. H. Latrobe, Esqrs., civ. engineers. Showing also the present route by steamboat & the N. Castle R. ...

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. Hand colored. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes "Distance" table. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 490/1; 650/2; 700/1; 700/2

    • Contributor: Trautwine, John C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of Keene, Cheshire Co., N.H.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. General map showing buildings and householders' names. Wall map issued with rods attached at top and bottom sheet edges. Includes list of subcribers and 2 ill. of buildings. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, darkened, stained, backed by cloth.

    • Contributor: Presdee & Edwards
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853