Collection Items

  • Map
    Plan stolichnago goroda Pekina s okrestnostīi︠u︡
    Plan goroda Pekina s okrestnostīi︠u
    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. ...
    • Contributor: Ladyzhenskiĭ, Tikhon - Russia. Armii︠a︡. Voenno-Topograficheskoe Depo
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    Fu sheng quan tu.
    福省全图。 | Complete map of Fujian Province
    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title annotated in black ink: Chinese map of Foo chou & its suburbs. Manuscript. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Imperfect: right portion missing. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Shows the capital city of Fuzhou, its harbor, and vicinity. English translation of place names annotated in black ink. Belonged to Thomas Dunn, American counsul in Fuzhou (1858-73) and partner in ...
    • Date: 1842
  • Map
    Ning Jun di yu tu.
    寧郡地與圖. | Map of Ningbo
    Scale ca. 1:2,500. Pictorial map. Shows selected buildings and points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call number: G7824.N5A5 1820 .N5 Vault
    • Date: 1846