Collection Items

  • Map
    Plan of New Orleans. Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1764
  • Map
    Map of the town of Alexandria, Louisiana Shows landownership. Oriented with north toward lower right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bringhurst, R. W. - Braden & Burford, Lith
    • Date: 1872
  • Map
    Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Shows block numbers and location of existing buildings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Oriented with northwest at top. Copy annotated in pencil at bottom: 142566. Accompanied by: A list of residents keyed by letter and number in pocket. Xerox, 36 leaves. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of points of ...
    • Date: 1722
  • Map
    Plan showing the boundaries of the great conflagration of New Orleans on the 21st of March 1788. Shows settled parts of the town with the darker shading of the squares. Also indicates where fire started and which buildings escaped the fire. Facsimile. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 190?
  • Map
    Plan of the City of New Orleans and adjacent plantations Copy and translation from the original Spanish plan dated 1798, showing the City of New orleans, its fortifications and environs. (Dated) April 1875. Drawn by Alexander Debrunner. Printed by H. Wehrmann, No. 90 Exch. Alley, N.O. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Trudeau, Charles Laveau - Debrunner, Alexander
    • Date: 1875
  • Map
    Plan of the city and suburbs of New Orleans : from an actual survey made in 1815 Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Includes ill. of buildings, with name and date of construction for each. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Tanesse, I. - Rollinson, William - Del Vecchio, Charles - Maspero, P.
    • Date: 1815
  • Map
    Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs, 1845. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Möllhausen, Henry - Norman, Benjamin Moore - Shields & Hammond
    • Date: 1845
  • Map
    Plan du rez de chaussée, du corps de logis double, de l'intendance de la Nlle Orléans, pour estre construit en maçonnerie de briques, entre cour et jardin--juin 1749. Plan of other floor and number annotations on verso. Includes pencil notes in upper margin "Plan of Cabildo" and in lower margin "CT000694" and number annotations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1749
  • Map
    New Orleans, La. and its vicinity. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 241 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Wells, J. - Ridgway, W. - Virtue & Co.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Birds eye view of the city of Louisiana, Pike County, Mo.
    Louisiana, Pike County, Mo. | Louisiana, Pike County, Missouri
    Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye view. Includes index to selected buildings. LC copy imperfect: Torn along bottom edge and mounted on pressboard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Koch, Augustus - Charles Shober & Co. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1876
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Birds' eye view of New-Orleans Bird's-eye view of New Orleans, Louisiana with the Mississippi River in the foreground.
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1851
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontchartrain in distance. Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image.
    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1885