Collection Items

  • Map
    Plan von Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Title, scale heading, and note in German. Place-names in English. In left upper margin: Meyer's Handatlas. In lower margin: Aus der Geographischen Graviranstalt des Bibliographischen Instituts zu Hildburghausen-Amsterdam, Paris, u. Philadelphia. Includes note, Capitol floorplan, and index to points of interest. "No. 61." LC copy soiled, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Geographisches Institut Leipzig
    • Date: 1845
  • Map
    Plan der Stadt Paris mit ihren umliegenden Gegenden = Plan de la ville de Paris avec ses environs
    Plan de la ville de Paris avec ses environs
    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Title in German and French. Place names in French.
    • Contributor: Lantz, Jos - Spiegl, Joh. (Johann)
    • Date: 1805
  • Map
    Die Chinesische Küste : der Provinz Kuang-tung, zu beiden Seiten des Meridians von Macao.
    Provinz Kuang-tung, zu beiden Seiten des Meridians von Macao
    A striking, rare and attractive large-scale early 19th century chart of the mouth of the Pearl River focusing on the region around present-day Macao and Hong Kong. The top left of the engraving is filled with a detailed plan of Macao surrounded by smaller engravings of Tiger Island, the Bocca Tigris, Lantao and a profile of Macao, and the famous view of Luis de ...
    • Contributor: Berghaus, Heinrich Karl Wilhelm
    • Date: 1834