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  • 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 - Sanborn Maps

    The Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Online Checklist provides a searchable database of the fire insurance maps published by the Sanborn Map Company housed in the collections of the Geography and Map Division.

    Contributor: Sanborn (Firm)
    Site/Collection: Sanborn Maps - Catalog
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps
    Date: 1867-01-01
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  • History of Liberia - Maps of Liberia, 1830-1870

    History Of Liberia: A Time Line After the struggle for liberty in the American Revolution, free and enslaved African Americans faced continued hardship and inequality. A number of white Americans, for a ...

    Site/Collection: Maps of Liberia, 1830 to 1870
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1998-03-12

  • 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

  • Overview - Maps of Liberia, 1830-1870

    This collection of Liberia maps includes twenty examples from the American Colonization Society (ACS), organized in 1817 to resettle free black Americans in West Africa. These maps show early settlements in Liberia, ...

    Site/Collection: Maps of Liberia, 1830 to 1870 - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1998-10-19
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  • 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

  • The Hotchkiss Collection of Confederate Maps - Hotchkiss Map Collection

    by Clara LeGear Jedediah Hotchkiss was born at Windsor, Broome County, N. Y., November 30, 1828. He was graduated from the Windsor Academy and early showed great interest in botany and in ...

    Site/Collection: Hotchkiss Map Collection
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1948-11-01

  • Overview - Rochambeau Map Collection

    The Rochambeau Map Collection contains cartographic items used by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725-1807), when he was commander in chief of the French expeditionary army (1780-82) during the ...

    Site/Collection: Rochambeau Map Collection - Catalog
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 1725-01-01
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  • A Question of Boundaries - 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 - Civil War Maps

    Civil War Maps brings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia. Among the reconnaissance, sketch, and ...

    Site/Collection: Civil War Maps - Catalog
    Original Format: Web Pages - Maps
    Date: 2008-08-04
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  • The Cartographic Setting - 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

  • 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 - 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 - 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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  • 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

  • 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

  • History of Mapping the Civil War - Civil War Maps

    War, like necessity, has been called the mother of invention. The same might be said of cartography, for with every war there is a great rush to produce maps to aid in ...

    Site/Collection: Civil War Maps
    Original Format: Maps - Web Pages
    Date: 2008-08-04

  • 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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