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  • Geological map of Maryland on which are also shewn the chief topographical features to aid in the triangulation.

    Scale 1:200,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Relief shown by contours. Geologic information not shown. Shows only Washington, Frederick, Carroll, Montgomery, Howard, Prince Georges, Anne Arundel, Charles, Calvert, and St. Mary Counties. Includes text on "Materials employed." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Alexander, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Fac-simile of Holmes-map of the province of Pennsylvania : with the names of the original purchasers from William Penn, begun in 1681.

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in the Philadelphia region. Alternate title at top: A map of the improved part of the province of Pennsylvania in America : begun by William Penn, proprietor and governor thereof, anno 1681. Facsim. "Reproduced from the original in the Philadelphia Library by the anastatic process." Original version: A map of the province of Pennsilvania : containing the three ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Map of the city of Washington /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, trimmed, annotated in ink and pencil on recto and in ink on verso, and mounted on cloth backing. DCP

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic], with proposed extension to Cleveland, Wooster, Sandusky, Toledo, Cincinnati; Michigan City, Chicago, Galena, Rock Island, St. Louis, &a; in connection with the ...

    Covers area between Massachusetts and Virginia and west to the Mississippi River. Shows "finished" and "proposed" railroads. A mileage chart entitled "Rail Road Routes from Seaboard to the Interior" appears at lower right of map. Harrisburg to Pittsburgh Railroad is part of the Pennsylvania Railroad. See entry 517.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 184?
  • Map & profile of the Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Wm. B. Gilbert, Chief Engineer, Jany. 1st, 1848.

    Includes a table of distances from Boston to New York. Shows rail lines from Burlington, Vt., south to Bellows Falls in Windham Co., Vt., and includes drainage and topography on both sides of the line. Indicates county and township boundaries. Chartered November 1, 1843. Name changed November 6, 1847.

    • Contributor: Gilbert, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • To the Honourable House of Representatives of the Freemen of Pennsylvania this map of the city and liberties of Philadelphia with the catalogue of purchasers is humbly dedicated by their most obedient ...

    Scale 1:19,800; 100 perches to an in. Cover title: Reed's map of Phila. "Facsimile of Reeds map reproduced by the anastatic process. 200 copies only printed & the plates destroyed." Cadastral map showing land ownership. Hand colored. In lower left corner of cartouche: G. Worley. Includes inset of "A ground plan of the city of Philadelphia," text, lists of land purchasers, and illustrations. LC ...

    • Contributor: Reed, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Map of the proposed Great Western and Lake Erie Rail Road of Pennsylvania projected for the Sunbury Erie and Pittsburg [sic] Rail Road Convention by James Herron Civil Engineer.

    Physical map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, spot heights in feet, state boundaries, canals, cities and towns. Finished and proposed railroads with names of lines and mileages are indicated.

    • Contributor: Herron, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Map of Berk[eley] County, Virginia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Title partially obscured. Sun print. LC Land ownership maps, 1380 In top right corner: No. 12. Includes inset of "Plat of Martinsburg" and table of statistics. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Discoloration, losses along edges.

    • Contributor: Kearfott, Jno P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Catalog Record

    City of Washington. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas of the world, S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia, 1849. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • [Topographic map of West Point, Constitution Island, and vicinity, N.Y.] /

    Relief shown by hachures. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Date in lead pencil follows the inked signature. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; L.H. Weld; Apr. 13, 1933. Vault

    • Contributor: Weld, T. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1842
  • "Moore's Vacancy" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Cadastral survey map. "Surveyed 6th Nov'r 1848." On verso in lead pencil: From Joseph M. Toner papers. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Torn, missing small sections along edges, and faced with rice paper. Includes computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Diagram of the south part of Shaker Village, Canterbury, NH.

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Structures drawn in elevations, numbered, and identified by a legend. "The artist who drew this diagram, not being acquainted with any rules of drawing, hopes it will be sufficient apology for the imperfections which may be found." "It is not drawed from any measurement or scale, but the buildings are placed nearly in their natural situation." Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Foster, Peter
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Map of rail road routes from Rouse's Point to Portsmouth and Boston; compiled for the Cocheco Railroad Co. November, 1848.

    Map shows Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Includes a table of distances and indicates "constructed & completed" and "contemplated & chartered" railroads. The Cocheco line was chartered on July 2, 1847.

    • Contributor: Parrott, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map without title showing the railroad route to Santa Fe and San Diego; the central route through South Pass and on to San Francisco and "Puget's Sound," and connecting railroads east of ...

    Outline map of North America showing proposed railroad routes within the present limits of the United States. This is one of the earliest promotional maps for a transcontinental railroad to come before the United States Congress and claimed by the author to have been "conceived as early as 1830."

    • Contributor: Whitney, Asa
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Map shewing [sic] the several routes, examined with a view to the extension of the route of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail-Road through north western Virginia from the Potomac to the Ohio ...

    Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, relief by hachures, important cities, the existing railroads, turnpike roads, canals, and the projected railroads; a statement below the title explains the feasibility of the extension; ink and pencil annotations indicate other connecting lines and several cities.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 184?
  • Map of Delaware County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys, with the farm limits /

    Shows farm boundaries and landowners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, greatly darkened, missing many small marginal/internal sections. Includes text, statistical table of township data, and 3 illustrations (one hand colored). LC Land ownership maps, 738 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Ash, Joshua W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • A map of Fairfield County, Ohio /

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1848 by Robert H. Caffee in the Clerks Office of the Dist. Court of Ohio." LC Land ownership maps, 619 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset plan of Lancaster.

    • Contributor: Towson, James W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Catalog Record

    City of Washington. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1836 by H.S. Tanner ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, Capitol floorplan, and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, H.S. Tanner, S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia, 1846. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Map of Mercer County, New Jersey /

    Relief shown by hachures. Includes names of property owners. Insets : Plan of Trenton ; Plan of Princeton. LC Land ownership maps, 454 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Otley, J. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Plan showing the proposed entrance into Boston of the Fitchburg Rail Road.

    Street map of part of Boston showing the railroad yards and the passenger depot. Chartered on March 3, 1842.

    • Contributor: Bouvé, Elisha W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 184?
  • Map of Oregon and upper California from the surveys of John Charles Frémont and other authorities /

    Scale 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Annotated on verso in black ink: California & Oregon 1848. Millard Fillmore. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows area of U.S. west of the Continental Divide. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and "Profile of the travelling route from the South ...

    • Contributor: Frémont, John Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of Texas /

    Relief shown by hachures. "London, pub'd 17 April, 1841 by John Arrowsmith, 10 Soho Square." Sectioned together in 18 pieces mounted on cloth backing. Torn around edges on some sections. Includes hand written notes, signed in ink by Wm. Bollaert. Includes 2 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Arrowsmith, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1841
  • City of Washington.

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1846, by H.N. Burroughs ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy 1 fold-lined, taped on verso, and missing small edge sections; copy 2 soiled and water-stained in margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad from Portsmouth, Va. to Weldon, N.C. showing its connection with railroad & steamboat routes,

    Outline map showing area from Pottsville, Pa., to Macon, Ga. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Carter, T. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania : from original surveys /

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Also covers southern portion of county annexed by City of Philadelphia in 1854. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 by Smith & Wistar in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy ...

    • Contributor: Morris, William E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849