Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 95 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
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, and aero views, panoramic maps are nonphotographic representations of cities portrayed as if viewed from above at an oblique angle. Although not generally drawn to scale, they show street patterns, individual ...
Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Hébert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (patrick Eugene)