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  • Overview - Railroad Maps, 1828-1900

    The 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 ...

    Site/Collection: Railroad Maps, 1828 to 1900
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1998-10-19

  • Overview - Hotchkiss Map Collection

    The Hotchkiss Map Collection contains cartographic items made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899), a topographic engineer in the Confederate Army. Hotchkiss made detailed battle maps primarily of the Shenandoah Valley, some of ...

    Site/Collection: Hotchkiss Map Collection - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1828-01-01
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  • Overview - World War II Military Situation Maps

    The World War II Military Situation Maps contains maps showing troop positions beginning on June 6, 1944 to July 26, 1945. Starting with the D-Day Invasion, the maps give daily details on ...

    Site/Collection: World War II Military Situation Maps
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1944-01-01

  • The Louisiana Purchase - Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase

    Loc.gov Congress.gov Copyright.gov Menu ☰ Discover Catalogs & Finding Aids Search the Library's collections as well as its digitized materials. Formats Audio Recordings Books Films, Videos Legislation Manuscripts/Mixed Material Maps Notated Music ...

    Site/Collection: Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2007-08-13

  • Overview - Panoramic Maps

    The panoramic map was a popular cartographic form used to depict U.S. and Canadian cities and towns during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Known also as bird's-eye views, perspective maps, ...

    Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    Site/Collection: Panoramic Maps - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2007-05-17
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  • Panoramic Artists and Publishers - Panoramic Maps

    The Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division holds panoramic maps done by Albert Ruger, Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler, Lucien R. Burleigh, Henry Wellge, and Oakley H. Bailey who were among the most ...

    Site/Collection: Panoramic Maps
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2007-05-17

  • Interactive Timeline - World War II Military Situation Maps

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    Site/Collection: World War II Military Situation Maps
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1944-01-01

  • Mapping the American Revolution and Its Era - American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750-1789

    Loc.gov Congress.gov Copyright.gov Menu ☰ Discover Catalogs & Finding Aids Search the Library's collections as well as its digitized materials. Formats Audio Recordings Books Films, Videos Legislation Manuscripts/Mixed Material Maps Notated Music ...

    Site/Collection: American Revolution and Its Era: Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies, 1750 to 1789
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2008-08-04

  • Maps of Grand Canyon National Park - Mapping the National Parks

    Early European Maps | Old Southwest | Post-Civil War Maps | The Tertiary History | Maps Produced Before 1920 | U.S. Government Maps Detail of [Theodore Roosevelt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front], [1904], ...

    Site/Collection: Mapping the National Parks
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1999-06-02

  • Overview - Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase

    This presentation focuses on the various documents—from maps to newspapers to cultural artifact—that help to describe the region of North America that stretched from as far east as Alabama into what is ...

    Site/Collection: Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps
    Date: 2007-08-13

  • Panoramic Mapping - Panoramic Maps

    The tradition of perspective mapping flowered in Europe in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. Mathias Merian, George Braun, Franz Hogenberg, and others produced perspective maps of European cities. These early ...

    Site/Collection: Panoramic Maps
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2007-05-17

  • Overview - General Maps

    This category includes maps that typically portray the physical environment and a variety of cultural elements for a geographic area at a particular point in time. The maps in this category show ...

    Site/Collection: General Maps
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps

  • Maps of Arcadia National Park - Mapping the National Parks

    Early European Maps | British Maps | Nineteenth Century Nautical Charts | Mount Desert Island | USGS Maps | National Park Service Maps of Acadia Map of the Discovery of the East ...

    Site/Collection: Mapping the National Parks
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1999-06-02

  • Sanborn Time Series - Sanborn Maps

    Fire insurance maps are valuable to much historic research because they often provide evidence of change over time. Specific changes in an individual site such as when a building was expanded or ...

    Site/Collection: Sanborn Maps
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps

  • The Battle of the Bulge - World War II Military Situation Maps

    A timeline of the Battle of the Bulge told through the daily situation maps made for the US Military VIII Corps. December 16, 1944 - In a quick glance at the situation ...

    Site/Collection: World War II Military Situation Maps
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1944-01-01

  • Maps of Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Mapping the National Parks

    Early European Maps | American Maps and Map Makers | Exploration and Geological Mapping | Environmental Maps | Early USGS Maps | USGS and the TVA -- Topographic Quadrangle Maps | National ...

    Site/Collection: Mapping the National Parks
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps
    Date: 1999-06-02

  • Yellowstone the First National Park - Mapping the National Parks

    Among those who played key roles in establishing Yellowstone as the Nation's first national park was Ferdinand Vandiveer Hayden. His accomplishments in 1871-72 were the high point of a long and distinguished ...

    Site/Collection: Mapping the National Parks
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1999-06-02

  • Louisiana As A Spanish Colony - Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase

    Loc.gov Congress.gov Copyright.gov Menu ☰ Discover Catalogs & Finding Aids Search the Library's collections as well as its digitized materials. Formats Audio Recordings Books Films, Videos Legislation Manuscripts/Mixed Material Maps Notated Music ...

    Site/Collection: Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2007-08-13

  • Sanborn Samplers - Sanborn Maps

    To illustrate the value of fire insurance maps for historical research, maps of a number of locations around the country are reproduced here and presented with a brief history of the site ...

    Site/Collection: Sanborn Maps
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps

  • General Atlases - General Maps

    Abraham Ortelius: Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. An important part of the Geography and Map Division holdings is its atlas collection, consisting of more than fifty-three thousand atlases. One of the most valuable components ...

    Site/Collection: General Maps
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps