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  • Map of the country contiguous to the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal /

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. "Longitude east from Washington." From the 5th general report of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Company, 1824. Includes distance list. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1824
  • Field note book of Wm. Luce, Eng. of Capt. J.W. Abert's party of U.S. Top. Engs., with pass from Gen. Banks of Oct. 1861 : [Maryland].

    Shows roads and general maps in Frederick and Montgomery counties, Maryland, and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil on lined paper. Folded pass pasted to p. [1]. Bound in brown leather. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H6 Title and the following are written on a slip of paper pasted on the front cover of the notebook: Luce and ...

    • Contributor: Luce, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861

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  • Plan of the town of Baltimore and it's [sic] environs.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000. Relief shown by hachures. Pictorial map. Indexed to points of interest. LC copy annotated in pencil. Inscribed "Presented by Robt Bruce Fowler, December 14, 1841" Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 522 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Folie, A. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Talbot Co., Maryland.

    General-content county map also showing administrative hundreds (named), buildings, churches, schools, mills, and unidentified numbered areas. Issued as a real-estate advertisement: "Farms for sale in Talbot and adjoining counties--send for pamphlet and map." LC copy imperfect: Torn, mended, fold-lined, annotated in lead pencil. Includes key to abbreviations and real-estate broker's advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Antietam battlefield. Preliminary map no. 3.

    Scale ca. 1:5,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.6 Detailed map of the battlefield showing roads and lanes, fences, houses, names of residents, crops, woodland, and relief by hachures. Troop positions are not noted. This map was acquired by the Library of Congress in 1948 with the purchase of the papers and maps of Maj. Jedediah Hotchkiss. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • The State of Maryland from the best authorities.

    Scale ca. 1:770,000. Meridians: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Includes inset "Continuation of the Potowmac River, from Fort Cumberland." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • [Preliminary field sketch of part of the Antietam battlefield, in the area north of Sharpsburg].

    Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on note paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. Printed in upper right border: War Department, Antietam Battlefield Commission, Washington. Watermark: Crane's distaff linen with image of spinning wheel. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H117 Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • [Outline map of eastern Virginia and the Chesapeake Bay region].

    Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted on cloth. In pencil in top right margin: Copy of Map No. 4, U.S.C. & G. survey report, 1882. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H213 In pencil on verso: 183. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Antietam Battlefield.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Folded title: Antietam Battlefield Site, Maryland. "1972-515-975/3." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 250.7 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and index to points of interest. Text and illus. on verso. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1972
  • [Map of portions of Virginia and Maryland, extending from Baltimore to Strasburg, and from Washington to Gettysburg, with concentric circles at 5-mile intervals centering on Washington and on Baltimore].

    Relief shown by hachures. Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and crayon on tracing cloth mounted on paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H9 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Atlas of fifteen miles around Washington, including the county of Montgomery, Maryland /

    Phillips 1501 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy deacidified and rebound with each leaf encapsulated. Map of Maryland and Delaware on p. [86]-[87] and map of the United States on p. [90]-[91], and world map p. [94]-[95]. DCP

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879

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  • Section of the northern course of the canal from the tide in the Elk River at Frenchtown to the forked [oak] in Mr. Rudulph's swamp : [Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, Maryland portion] ...

    Relief shown by shading, hachures, and spot heights. Shows elevation of water levels at points along the canal route. Also shows "Practicable southern course". Oriented with north toward the upper right. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and watercolors. Sheet imperfect: torn at left and right sides, brittle, missing small sections in margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1803
  • The Antietam Campaign - Sept. 1862

    Shows the area between Mercerville, Md., to the north and the Potomac River to the south. The location of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad is also indicated.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • The Battle of South Mountain Md. showing positions at Fox's and Turner's Gaps, Sept. 14th 1862.

    This very detailed map shows South Mountain, Turner's and Fox's gaps, and their relationships to Boonsboro and Frost town, Md. The locations of roads and buildings, many identified by owner, are included.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • [Plans and sections of the proposed continuation of the Washington Canal from Rock Creek to Little Falls of the Potomac, Washington D.C.] /

    Section III also covers lower part of Georgetown. Drawn by Nicholas King. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map no. I drawn in 2 sections and oriented with north toward the upper left. Mounted on cloth backing. Some maps include text, inset, or 1 or 2 longitudinal sections of canal. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 74 Vault ...

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1802

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  • Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

    Relief shown by hachures. General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names, lot lines in rural subdivisions/villages, and election districts. Differs from other 1842 ed. in being hand col. to show townships and in having normal north-at-top orientation. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1842 by Jos'a Scott, in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Printed ...

    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1842
  • Plan showing that part of "Onion's Addition to Sweaty Banks" : which was conveyed by Thomas B. Onion to Charles Ridgley, September 12, 1794, and now found to contain about 323 acres ...

    Manuscript land ownership survey map of western portion of Edgewood, Harford County, Md. Shows real-property lines, measurements, orientations, acreages, tract names, and names of landowners. Gift; Kurt J. Kuhn; Aug. 2011. Pen-and-ink (india ink) on tracing linen. Landowners' names written in more than 1 hand. Condition imperfect: Heavily use-worn, fold-lined, widely soiled, stained in small areas, torn at edges, torn at fold lines. Includes ...

    • Contributor: Harford County (Md.). County Surveyor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1915
  • View of Frostburg, Maryland 1905 /

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 259 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1905
  • Rough plan of the defences of the harbour of Annapolis in Maryland /

    Shows forts in Annapolis and along the lower Severn River. Also shows harbor and public buildings in Annapolis. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Manuscript: Black ink, red watercolor for forts and buildings, green and brown watercolor washes for shading. Watermark: JWhathan [sp.?]. Originally drawn on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Sheet halved to enable folding. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Tatham, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • Map of the Maryland Campaign, Sept. 3rd to 29th 1862

    Scale ca. 1:193,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 244 Annotated in different colors to show the routes between Sept. 4th and 14th of the "9th Corps, Reno,"1st Corps, Hooker," "12th Corps, Williams," "2nd Corps, Sumner," "6th Corps, Franklin," "Couch's Division," and "Sykes Division." Positive photostat of map in E. W. Sheppard's The Campaign in Virginia and Maryland, June 26th to Sept. 20th 1862 ...

    • Contributor: Sheppard, Eric W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Antietam Sharpsburg and vicinity. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South"

    Scale ca. 1:26,700. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 246.2 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867, v. 2, between p. 426 and 427. Signed (facsim.): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1864 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of the battle field at Antietam from ...

    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • S. S. Downin's plat of Joseph Poffenberger /

    Shows property in Washington County, Md. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H122 Conversion chart for perch into feet on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Downin, S. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map of the country contiguous to the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal /

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. Prime meridian: Washington. From the 6th general report of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Co. Accompanied by: Sixth general report of the president and directors of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Company : June 6, 1825. (12 p. ; 22 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1825
  • No. 1. County land from N.E. mile stone & John C. Rives' farm : [Washington D.C. and Prince Georges County, Md.] ; No. 2. Part of "Long Meadows" : [Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral survey maps. Relief shown by hachures. Orientation differs. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined, torn, missing sections at fold lines and edges, and faced with rice paper. Includes computations. Titles in ink and lead pencil computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] /

    Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1817