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  • Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warrenton Branch and a portion of the Manasses [sic] Gap Rail Road, to show its point of connection.

    Printed topographic strip map with manuscript annotations to show the geologic structure along the route of the railroad. The Alexandria and the Chesapeake and Ohio canals and stage stable for horses used on the Piedmont stage route to North Carolina are also indicated. The Orange and Alexandria Railroad Company was founded in 1848 to divert hinterland products away from Baltimore and Richmond to Alexandria, ...

    • Contributor: Faul, August - Orange and Alexandria Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Territory of Columbia.

    Relief shown by hachures. Facsim. of the 1793 topographic map of the District of Columbia by Andrew Ellicott. Original version: [Philadelphia? : s.n., 1793?]. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • 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. (James Hamilton) - Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. - Young, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection between tide water Virginia, and the Ohio River at Big Sandy, Guyandotte and Point Pleasant; made by W. Vaisz Top. Eng.

    Map of Virginia and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, county boundaries, place names and "McAdamised" roads.

    • Contributor: Vaisz, W. - Virginia Central Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of Dinwiddie County, Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, chief engineer. Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Savannah, Ga." Two sheets joined to form 1. LC Land ownership maps, 1245 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Entered ...

    • Contributor: Keily, James - Scott, James D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Abingdon, Washington County, Virginia.

    Dec 1885. 2 Sheet(s).

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855-12-00

    Look inside: 2 results

  • Hydrographic reconnaissance of James River, Virginia, from entrance to City Point /

    General nautical chart. Depths shown by soundings and contours. At head of title: A.D. Bache Supt. Copy 1 is hand col. in blue watercolor to show shallow waters, in red and black inks to show buoys, in pink ink to show "Stn." area outlines, and in black-ink handwriting (printing) to show "Stn." area names. Copy 2 in not col. or annotated. In upper margin: ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Muse, W. T. - Wainwright, R. (Richard) - Maffitt, John Newland
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854-18
  • 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
  • Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road.

    Strip map of Virginia between Lynchburg and Bristol, Tenn. Shows drainage, coal and copper fields, county boundaries, cities, towns, and roads. Chartered March 24, 1848, under the name of Lynchburg abd Tennessee Railroad. Consolidated in 1871 under Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. See entry 331. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Blackford, W. W. (William Willis) - Ritchie & Dunnavant - Blackford, W. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • View of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville & Monticello, taken from Lewis Mountain /

    "Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1856, by Casimir Bohn, in the Clerks Office of the District Court, of the District of Columbia." Gift; Alan M. Voorhees; LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 953.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 95-37 Vault

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co. - Bohn, Casimir
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • A map of the state of Virginia, constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the legislature and other original and authentic documents /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Originally printed on 9 sheets. Includes geological remarks, memoranda, tables of population, altitudes, and steam boat routes, ill., and views of Richmond and the University of Virginia. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von) - Tanner, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of George Washington's land at Mount Vernon, Fairfax Coy., Virginia, as it was & as it is. Laid down from old maps made by G. Washington and from actual surveys /

    Insets: drawings of mansion house and of Washington's tomb ; "Plan of the grounds around Mt. Vernon Mansion with the names of the buildings as used in G. Washington's time." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gillingham, W. - Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • 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 the proposed line of Rail Road connection between tide water Virginia and the Ohio River at Guyandotte, Parkersburg and Wheeling /

    Scale ca. 1:625,000. LC Railroad maps, 81 Description derived from published bibliography. Annotations added in pencil and colored inks to indicate "Railroads tending to Richmond, Norfolk Alexandria and Baltimore," and the "proposed extension of the Manassas Gap Railroad west . . . Sep. 1852." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Vaisz, W. - Virginia. Board of Public Works
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of the Springfield & Deep Run estates on the Coal Lands of the N. York & Richmond Coal Co, in Henrico Co. Virginia, their relative position to the city of Richmond ...

    Outline map of southeastern Virginia showing railroad connections in Richmond, Petersburg, and West Point. Indicates the Lynchburgh canal.

    • Contributor: Debow, S. Herries
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers /

    Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title handwritten on original map. On original map in handwriting: Reduced by F. Fairfax 1854. Includes notes. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil: Coast Survey. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Fairfax, F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Burgess, R. W. - Woodruff, I. C. - Callahan, Denis - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - United States. Congress Senate
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • 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. (William Hemsley) - McClelland, J. - Kearney, James - Eastern Shore Railroad - Emory, William H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of Loudoun County, Virginia /

    Shows magisterial districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Edition A." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1853 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the Clerks Office of District Court of the Eastern District Court of Pennsylvania." Sheets pasted together in 20 sections, sectioned in 4, and mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1287 Includes text, "Geological profile ...

    • Contributor: Taylor, Yardley - Thomas Reynolds & Robert Pearsall Smith, Publishers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • A map of Amelia County, Virginia /

    Relief shown by contours. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. Annotated in top left corner: Furnished to the Coast Survey Office by Sergeant J.A. Campbell (District Cavalry). Map captured near Fire Forks April 5, 1865. LC Land ownership maps, 1202 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fragile, soiled, ...

    • Contributor: Booker, William L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law /

    Relief shown by hachures. Spot heights added in red ink. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Includes geological remarks, memoranda, and tables of population, altitudes, and steam boat routes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the city of Norfolk and the town of Portsmouth.

    Scale [ca. 1:4,800]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Oriented with north toward the left. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, varnished, backed by cloth. Includes 6 ill. Also includes cadastral map. Annotated numbers in pencil show lots in Norfolk. AACR2 : 100/1; 651/1

    • Contributor: Keily, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; September, 1855.

    Topographical map of part of northern Virginia showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads with distances. Includes profiles. Chartered March 11, 1850. Opened in 1854 from Manassas Junction to Strasburg. Va. Consolidated June 1, 1867, with the Orange and Alexandria, forming the Orange, Alexandria, and Manassas Railroad. See entries 507 and 508.

    • Contributor: Dwyer, Thomas - Manassas Gap Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Catalog Record

    Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va. / Catalog Record Only

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." DCP

    • Contributor: Young, William S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Catalog Record

    [A map of the state of Virginia : constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the legislature and other original and authentic documents / Catalog Record Only

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Title and edition statement from printed original. Prime meridian: Washington. Sun print. Includes geological remarks, tables of population and steam boat routes, memoranda, and views of Richmond and the University of Virginia. This photocopy includes sheets 1, 3-5, 7 and 8 of the original 9 sheets. Extensive corrections, annotations, and additions to towns and features in ...

    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859