Topographic map of the city of Beijing (2 walled districts) and its surrounding rural areas. Shows government and imperial buildings in the urban areas; and shows roads, villages, individual buildings, tilled fields, and wooded areas in the surrounding rural zone. Relief shown by hachures. In old-orthography Russian. Title from upper map border. Sectioned to 16 panels to enable folding and mounted on cloth backing. ...
Shows the site of old Summer Palace, Yuanming and the royal hunting park "Nan yuan xing gong" Relief shown by shading and hachures. Title supplied. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Annotated in black ink: Map of Peking & the environs. Drawn by Chinese from European surveys, circa 1886, Peking. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; W.W. Rockhill; 1884.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Title supplied. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Shows a panoramic view of the Summer Palaces and the grounds before they were reconstructed in 1888. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 7. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call number: G7824.B4:2Y4A35 1887 .Y4 Vault AACR2
Road map shows area from Peking to Yingkou, in Liaoning Province. Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map 1 originally drawn on 1 sheet, dissected into 2 sheets. Includes 4 insets of cities and notes. Index map on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ARP
Shows Eight Banners Brigade barracks, temples, villages, bridges, mountains, and the Summer Palace. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; Thomas Goodrich; 2006. Acquisitions control no. 2005-056