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  • Plan placing the current channel of the Potomac permanently along the wharves of Washington D.C. /

    Signed ms. sketch map. Watercolor (blue, brown, and black) and lead pencil. LC copy soiled, brittle, and missing edge sections including cartographic content. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault

    • Contributor: Clinton, Thos. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Catalog Record

    Washington and Georgetown harbors, District of Columbia / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Nautical chart. Also covers central Washington. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Printed note slip titled "Time ball" affixed at lower right. Includes notes, tide table, and survey insigne. In left upper margin: No. 391a price 40 cents. LC copy soiled, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus) - Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus) - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Potomac River (in four sheets) /

    Chart of the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. to its entrance into the Chesapeake Bay. Chart indicates soundings, tides, lighthouses, and the shoreline configuration. Description derived from published bibliography. Maps numbered 20-23 in upper left corners. Seal of U.S. Coast Survey Office printed below the map title. Similar to no. 35.2, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) This item is in the Map Collection ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of Sacket's Harbor in the county of Jefferson N.Y. /

    Village cadastral survey map showing lot/tract lines, lot numbers, and block numbers. Does not show landowners' names. Depths shown by soundings. Selected buildings (including U.S. Madison Barracks/Fort Pike) shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, spot-stained at upper neatline. Includes index of churches. Acquisitions control no.: 2009-071

    • Contributor: Ford, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1835
  • This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay,

    Scale ca. 1:40,960. Depths shown by shading and soundings. LC copy annotated in blue pencil and red ink. LC copy imperfect: Torn along fold lines, sections of upper and lower edges missing. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • Shifu-kō zenzu /

    Shows harbor area, hills, bay, and islands in Yantai. Also shows battery, barracks, warships, and other military installations. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ARP

    • Contributor: Saitō, Miki
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • The harbor of Annapolis /

    Scale 1:60,000. Triangulation by James Ferguson and Ferd. H. Gerdes, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of George M. Bache, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; typography by F.H. Gerdes, assistant. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Covers Annapolis region including Severn River and adjacent part of Chesapeake Bay. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Hydrographic map of the Potomac River from Aqueduct Bridge, Georgetown, to Long Bridge, Washington, D.C. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and extensively annotated in red ink to show estuarine contours. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Craighill, Wm. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • 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
  • Plano del puerto del Rio Jeneyro en el Brasil en lat. S. 2305ʹ y long. O. 370 del mo. d. Cádiz, 1813 /

    Shows Guanabara Bay, including Rio de Janeiro harbor area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Watermark: D & C Blauw. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Printed label describing the map mounted on verso. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 84. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 187 Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Lesada, Jorge
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1813
  • Potomac River (in four sheets): Sheet no. 4, from Indian Head to Georgetown

    Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 53.4 "No. 391" in upper left corner of map. "Electrotype copy no. 1, by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S." is printed in the upper margin. Information concerning lighthouses, tides, soundings, and the geographic coordinates of the Capitol dome is given in the lower right corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Geometrical plan of the principal harbour in the island of Porto [sic] Rico /

    Relief shown by hachures. Includes index and shows notes, remarks, situation of shoals, and directions for entering the harbour of Porto [sic] Rico. "Republished on the scale of the original plan by W. Faden, geographer to his majesty & to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Churruca Y Elorza, Cosme Damián De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1805
  • Ashtabula Harbor, Ohio 1896.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 678 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2

    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • New Haven Harbor

    Scale 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.1 Harbor chart annotated in red to show the sector of fire for guns situated at Oyster Point and Fort Hale, Connecticut. Information added to chart probably reflects the situation during the Civil War. "Transferred from Office Chf. Engr. [Defenses] of Washington, to Engr. Dept. Jan'y [1866]." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • Catalog Record

    Potomac River at Washington, D.C., map showing progress of work : June 30, 1890 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows dredged and reclaimed Potomac park areas. Depths shown by soundings and contours. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Hains, Peter C. (Peter Conover)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • St. Mary's River and Fernandina harbor, Florida

    Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 120.5 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 31. "No. 31" in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Chart of the Mediterranean Sea /

    Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings in insets. Insets: Bay & roads of Marseilles -- The harbour of Genoa -- Plan of the rock and bay of Gibraltar : shewing the position of the combined fleet and attack of the battering ships in 1782 -- Gulf of Smyrna -- Attack on Algiers by the fleet under the command of Adml. Lord Exmouth, Augst. ...

    • Contributor: Thomson, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1817
  • Catalog Record

    [Map showing reclamation of Potomac River estuary at Washington D.C. to form harbor and the Potomac parks]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

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

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Beaufort harbor, North Carolina. Re-survey in June and July 1862. Corrected up to April 20th 1864

    Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 308 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863, (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 11. Preliminary edition. "No. 11" is in the upper left corner. At head of title, U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Catalog Record

    Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Nautical chart of the Potomac estuary within the District of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 29-30 Includes note. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 annotated in ink in right lower margin: From Senate Doc. 178, 26th Congress, 2nd Session, Feb. 5., ...

    • Contributor: Stone, William James - Kearney, James - Turnbull, Wm. (William) - Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Ewing, Maskell C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1838
  • Catalog Record

    Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria : with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by hachures. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes "Profile of the Alexandria Canal" and distance list. LC copy annotated in pencil: From a manuscript in the Office of the Chief of Engineers. LC copy originally printed on 6 sheets, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1835
  • New Haven Harbor

    [Scale 1:30,000]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.15 Another copy with annotations. Harbor chart annotated in red to show the number and sectors of fire for guns situated at Oyster Point and Fort Hale, Connecticut. Guns at Oyster Point are numbered 1 to 5 and those at Fort Hale, 1 to 15. Information added to the chart probably reflects the situation during the ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 186?
  • This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay,

    Scale ca. 1:40,960. Depths shown by shading and soundings. LC copy annotated in blue pencil and red ink. LC copy imperfect: Torn along center fold, section of upper right margin missing. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • Catalog Record

    Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    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
  • Catalog Record

    Proposed improvement of James Creek Canal / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by soundings and contours. Base map title: Washington and Georgetown harbors, District of Columbia : 1882 / issued July 1882 J.E. Hilgard, superintendent. Title and James Creek Canal information shown in red overprint. Author's name handwritten in ink. Includes notes, tide table, and USC&GS insigne. "Eng50 2." LC copy stained. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Hains, Peter C. (Peter Conover) - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887