Collection Items

  • Map
    Caert vande Svydt Rivier in Niew Nederland. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows the region of the Delaware Bay and river, natural features, and other geographical entities. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other Dutch maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the third volume has binder's title...
    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
  • Map
    [Maps of the Maryland-Pennsylvania boundary used as trial exhibits in the 1735 court suit brought by the Penns against Lord Baltimore to determine the official interprovincial boundary line]. The maps also cover the Lower Counties (now the State of Delaware) which at the time were part of Pennsylvania. The "Virginia" map shows lines of latitude (identified) and longitude (unidentified). Common title devised by cataloger. Annotated in ink handwriting on recto by Ferdinand J. Paris (attorney for the Penn Family). The "Virginia" map is oriented with north to the right. Hand col. (light...
    • Contributor: Paris, Ferdinand John - Senex, John
    • Date: 1732
  • Map
    A plan of the west line or parallel of latitude, which is the boundary between the provinces of Maryland and Pensylvania : a plan of the boundary lines between the province of ... Shows the Mason and Dixon line. Relief shown pictorially. First part of title appears at left margin, second part at right margin. Originally issued on 2 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. in cartouches. LC copy sectioned to 8 parts before mounting. Vault Acquisitions control no. 33-82
    • Contributor: Mason, Charles - Smither, James - Dixon, Jeremiah - Kennedy, Robert
    • Date: 1768
  • Map
    Delaware--1787 Newly drawn map of the State of Delaware as it was in the year 1787. Also covers the Delaware Bay (entire). "Simplified from a 1787 map by John Churchman. Original in the Library of Congress." Prime "Meridian of Philad'a--5h.0.35 west from Greenwich". Includes reproduced title cartouche of the original 1787 map at upper right: To the American Philosophical Society--this map of the peninsula between...
    • Contributor: United States. Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission - American Philosophical Society - Churchman, John
    • Date: 1787
  • Map
    Map of the State of Maryland laid down from an actual survey of all the principal waters, public roads, and divisions of the counties therein; describing the situation of the cities, towns, ... Scale ca. 1:300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes "Plan of the city of Washington and Territory of Columbia" and a dedication. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Griffith, Dennis - Vallance, J. (John) - Thackara, James
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    Delaware. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. LC copy mounted on cloth backed paper. In pen on red bordered label on verso: 143/2. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Wheat & Brun 1969, 484
    • Contributor: Scott, Joseph
    • Date: 1795
  • Map
    Delaware from the best authorities Prime meridian: Philadelphia. LC copy trimmed to neat lines. LC Trails, 40 Wheat & Brun 1969, 483 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Barker, W. (William) - Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1795
  • Map
    The states of Maryland and Delaware, from the latest surveys, 1795. Scale ca. 1:850,000. Relief shown pictorially. From W. Winterbotham's The American atlas ... 1796. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Wayland, Reid & Smith - Martin, David
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Maryland und Delaware. Scale ca. 1:500,000. Relief shown by hachures. Place names in English and German. In upper right margin: No. X. Includes inset of western section of what is now Garrett and Allegany Counties. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Sander, Wilhelm - Sotzmann, D. F.
    • Date: 1797
  • Map
    The states of Maryland and Delaware from the latest surveys, 1799. Scale ca. 1:1,280,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for New encyclopedia, published by J. Low, New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Anderson
    • Date: 1799
  • Map
    Delaware Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia. State II, according to Wheat & Brun. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated. Stamped on in lower left margin: 224A. Stamped on verso: 8132. Wheat & Brun 1969, 485 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos - Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1801
  • Map
    A map of the state of Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland : with the soundings of the Bay of Delaware Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Includes illustrations. Does not include testimonial from pilots to the left of title. LC copy sectioned in two and mounted on cloth backed paper. LC Trails, 188 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Shallus, Francis - Varle, Charles
    • Date: 1801
  • Map
    A map of the state of Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland : with the soundings of the Bay of Delaware Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Includes illustrations. Includes testimonial from pilots to the left of title, dated October 20th 1801. LC copy sectioned in two and mounted on coarse linen. Shellacked and darkened, with losses along all edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Shallus, Francis - Varle, Charles
    • Date: 1801
  • Map
    Delaware Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated. Pen-and-ink "45" in upper right margin. Stamped on in lower left margin: 222A. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Arrowsmith, Aaron - Lawson, Alexander
    • Date: 1804
  • Map
    Delaware. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia. LC copy trimmed along lower margin. Annotated in pencil within map, to emphasize certain features. Some place names higlighted with yellow water color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Arrowsmith, Aaron
    • Date: 1812
  • Map
    Delaware Prime meridians: London and Philadelphia. Includes additional and larger place names, such as Baltimore, Rehoboth, and Duck Creek. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated. Stamped on in lower left margin: 223A. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos - Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1814
  • Map
    Delaware from the best authorities. Engraver statements present beneath title on early editions effaced from plate for this one. Slight traces remain. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. LC copy trimmed to right and bottom neat line and mounted on cloth backed paper. LC Trails, 41 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1814
  • Map
    A new map of Virginia with Maryland, Delaware & v. Covers Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware and parts of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky, New Jersey, and North Carolina. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Washington. Title from label that was original affixed to map in lower right margin. At lower left: Engraved by William Hooker. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Accompanied by label with title. Copy...
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Hooker, William
    • Date: 1814
  • Map
    A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law
    Map of Virginia
    Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Issued in blue slipcase designed for this map. Annotations of place names on map area in ink (red and black) and pencil. Handwritten annotations on...
    • Contributor: Giles, William Branch - Böÿe, Herman - Dawson, E. - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1827
  • Map
    Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware : compiled from the latest authorities.
    Pennsylvania, New-Jersey & Delaware
    Hand colored to differentiate counties and state boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. Also shows mileages along principal roads. Signed in lead-pencil on inside of cover: Millard Fillmore. Includes 4 regional insets: Vicinity of Pittsburg -- Vicinity of Philadelphia -- Vicinity of Lancaster -- Lehigh and Schuylkill coal regions. Printed "Census of 1830" population tables and publisher's advertisement on inside of cover. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Fillmore, Millard - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1832
  • Map
    Delaware and Maryland Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to show county areas and D.C. Prime meridian: U.S. Capitol, Washington D.C. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1833 by Illman & Pilbrow in the Clerk's office in the District Court for the Southern District of New York." Map page removed from Burr's "New universal atlas" published by D.S. Stone [1835?] Includes inset of "The...
    • Contributor: Illman & Pilbrow - Burr, David H.
    • Date: 1835
  • Map
    The tourist's guide through the States of Maryland, Delaware, and parts of Pennsylvania & Virginia : with the routes to their springs, &c. Relief shown by hachures. Cover title: Map of Maryland and part of Virginia &c. From the papers of Orlando M. Poe in LC Manuscript Division. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1836 by F. Lucas Jr. ..." Prime meridian: Washington. Includes distance lists. LC copy annotated in pencil and ink on recto and verso. Cover inside annotated in pencil and ink....
    • Contributor: Yeager, Joseph - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1836
  • Map
    Delaware General content map of the State of Delaware showing minor civil division names and boundaries/names of the hundreds (townships). Hand colored to distinguish the counties. Prime meridian: Washington D.C.--"Longitude east from Washington". Map sheet removed from T.G. Bradford's 1838 atlas of the United States. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1838 by T.G. Bradford in the Clerks Office of the District...
    • Contributor: E.S. Grant & Co. - Boynton, George W. - Bradford, T. G. (Thomas Gamaliel) - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1838
  • Map
    A map of the state of Maryland Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers state of Delaware. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to the Act of Congress, in the year 1852 by Fielding Lucas Jr., in the Clerk's Office of the District of Maryland." Differs from other 1852 ed. in having "Published by F. Lucas Jr.", not "Published by Lucas Brothers". Includes notes and 3 statistical tables....
    • Contributor: Warr, John - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    A map of the state of Maryland Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers state of Delaware. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to the Act of Congress, in the year 1852 by Fielding Lucas Jr., in the Clerk's Office of the District of Maryland." Differs from other 1852 ed. in having "Published by Lucas Brothers", not "Published by F. Lucas Jr." Includes notes and 3 statistical tables....
    • Contributor: Warr, John - Lucas Brothers (Baltimore, Md.) - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Delaware and Maryland. General content state map hand colored to distinguish counties. Hundred (township) names printed in Delaware portion. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton & Co. in [...] the Southern District of New York." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C. This map is an atlas page appearing in: Colton's atlas of the world, volume...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Delaware and Maryland. General-content state map hand colored to distinguish counties. Hundred (township) names printed in Delaware portion. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton & Co. in [...] the Southern District of New York." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C. This map is an atlas page appearing in: Colton's general atlas. New York : 1857....
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Delaware and Maryland. General-content state map hand colored to distinguish counties. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C. This map is a page removed from Morse & Gaston's atlas: The diamond atlas with descriptions of all countries. Volume 1, the Western Hemisphere. New York : 1857 (LC classification G1019 .C4515 1857). LC copy imperfect: Torn along lower sheet edge, typewritten source note attached to...
    • Contributor: Morse & Gaston
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, Maryland & Delaware : showing also eastern Tennessee & parts of all the fortifications, military stations, railroads, common roads, and other internal improvements
    Colton's map of Virginia
    Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. Publisher's map list on cover endpaper. Includes population statistical tables. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 91-37
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of the state of Virginia : showing the advantages of the harbor of West Point as an entrepot for emmigration and the shipment of the products of the southern and western ... Shows major railways to the west. Relief shown by contours. Also covers Maryland, West Virginia, and Delaware. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy in lower left corner stamped in blue ink: 66. LC copy imperfect: Torn with minor losses along vertical fold lines and mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Quackenbush, Eugene - Ed. W. Welcke & Bro
    • Date: 1875
  • Map
    Colton's new topographical map of the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland & Delaware : and portions of other adjoining states Relief shown by hachures. Cover title: Colton's map of the states of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and West Virginia. Greenwich and Washington meridians. Publisher's map list on cover endpaper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 91-25
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    An invitation to Delaware Scale 1:316,800; 5 miles to in. Hand colored. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Delaware. State Board of Agriculture - Smith, John L.
    • Date: 1903
  • Map
    The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester with the several forts and stackadoes raised by the rebels, and the attacks made by His Majesty's land and sea forces. Scale ca. 1:100,000. Facsimile. Title in margin: Plan of attack on Fort Mifflin, 1777. From the original in possession of the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia. Insets: A plan of Fort Mifflin on Mud Island with the attacks made by the King's troops and vessels.--Profile and plan of the frames or chevaux de frize which formed the Stakadoes in the river. Available also through the Library...
    • Contributor: George Barrie & Sons - Faden, William
    • Date: 1904
  • Map
    Maryland and Delaware.
    Hammond's 8 x 11 map of Maryland and Delaware
    Relief shown by hachures. "Copyright, 1904, by C.S. Hammond & Co., N.Y." Map removed from unidentified encyclopedia volume. LC copy imperfect: Small section of left margin and border torn away. Includes "Western part of Maryland" inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: C.S. Hammond & Company
    • Date: 1904
  • Map
    States of Maryland and Delaware : base map
    Maryland and Delaware : base map
    Base map showing drainage, counties, settlements, railroads, etc. "1927 North American datum." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1948
  • Map
    Maryland and Delaware shaded relief. Scale 1:500,000; approx. 1 in. equals 8 miles. Alternate title: States of Maryland and Delaware. "Lambert conformal conic projection." "Standard parallels 33⁰ and 45⁰." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1950
  • Map
    States of Maryland and Delaware : base map with highways and shaded relief Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1950
  • Map
    West Branch Brandywine Creek; Glenhall, Northbrook, Wawaset vicinity. Scale ca. 1:12,500. Folded title: Do you live in the Glenhall-Northbrook-Wawaset area of Pennsylvania? Then you should know about floods and flood plain management. Includes flood elevations profile chart. Text, illus., and location map on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1970
  • Map
    West Branch Brandywine Creek; Coatesville, S. Coatesville, Modena vicinity. Scale ca. 1:12,500. Folded title: Do you live in the Coatesville-Modena area of Pennsylvania? Then you should know about floods and flood plain management. Includes flood elevations profile chart. Text, illus., and location map on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1970
  • Map
    Delaware; county subdivisions, census county divisions and places. 1970. Scale ca. 1:510,000. Includes "Counties" index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census
    • Date: 1971
  • Map
    Maryland and Delaware, base map with highways and contours Relief shown by contours and spot heights. At foot of "Population key": 1973. Alternate title in center upper margin: States of Maryland and Delaware. Alternate title in right upper margin: Maryland and Delaware. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1973
  • Map
    Hydrologic unit map--1974, States of Maryland and Delaware. Scale 1:500,000; 1 in. equals approx. 8 miles. Relief shown by spot heights. "Lambert conformal conic projection, standard parallels 33⁰ and 45⁰." Base map "Edition of 1950." Includes text and table of hydrologic units. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Water Resources Council (U.S.) - Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1974
  • Map
    States of Maryland and Delaware : Maryland and Delaware
    Maryland and Delaware, base map
    Relief shown by spot heights. In upper margin at left: United States, Department of the Interior, Geological Survey. At foot of "Population key": 1973. LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, adhesive labels affixed. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1975
  • Map
    General chart of Delaware and Chesapeake Bays and the seacoast from Cape May to Cape Henry Scale 1:400,000. Facsimile. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Plate no. 453." "BiC-40." Includes sailing information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - National Ocean Survey - Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph) - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1976
  • Map
    Cape Henlopen and the Delaware Breakwater Scale 1:20,000. Title in lower margin: Delaware Breakwater. Facsim. of nautical chart originally "Published at Washington, D.C., November 1901 ..." Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Polyconic projection." "American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976." "Plate no. 2710." "BiC-54." Includes sailing information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 650/2; 651/3; 710/1
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - National Ocean Survey
    • Date: 1976
  • Map
    Maryland and Delaware, base map with highways and contours, shaded relief. Scale 1:500,000; 1 in. equals approx. 8 miles. Alternate title: States of Maryland and Delaware. "Lambert conformal conic projection. Standard parallels 33⁰ and 45⁰." Relief shown by contours, shading, and spot heights. At bottom of "Population key": 1973. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1977
  • Map
    Delaware, District of Columbia, and Maryland "Sources: Base map from U.S. Geological Survey, Delaware and Maryland, 1973. County, county subdivision, and place boundaries certified by local officials, January 1, 1980." Includes indexes and inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census. Data Preparation Division - United States. Bureau of the Census. Geography Division
    • Date: 1980
  • Map
    States of Maryland and Delaware Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Depths shown by contours. Alternate titles in right upper and lower margins: Maryland and Delaware. UTM 50,000-meter grid. Includes notes. "38076-H4-ST-500." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1990
  • Map
    States of Maryland and Delaware Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by contours. Alternate titles in right upper and lower margins: Maryland and Delaware. Also issued with relief shown by contours. UTM 50,000-meter grid. Includes notes. "38076-H4-SP-500." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1990
  • Map
    River basins of the United States--The Delaware
    Delaware River Basin
    Shows watershed outline, tributaries, and principal towns. Panel title. "This publication is one of a series of general interest publications prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey to provide information about ... the environment." Includes text, location map (inset), and ill. Text, ill., and department insigne on verso. "1991-279-928." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1991
  • Map
    Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, river guide Shows boating, camping, and canoe rental facilities. Includes text, distance table, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1993
  • Map
    New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail, Delsea region
    Delsea region
    Shows points of interest along the Delaware Bay portion of the N.J. Heritage Trail. Panel title. Includes text, index to points of interest, and 2 location maps. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: New Jersey - United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1995
  • Map
    Hurricane evacuation routes : [Delaware]
    How to prepare for a hurricane
    Shows evacuation routes on road-map base. Includes text, directories, and indexed table of areas subject to flooding by storm surges. Text, graphs, list of 1996-97 hurricane names, outline map, and advertisements on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency - Delaware Emergency Management Agency - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Philadelphia District
    • Date: 1996
  • Map
    Hurricane evacuation routes : [Delaware]
    How to prepare for a hurricane
    Shows evacuation routes and floodable coastal areas on road-map base. Includes text, directories, and indexed table of areas subject to marine flooding by storm surges. Text, graphs, list of 1997-98 hurricane names, computer-generated hurricane map with inset, and advertisements on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency - Delaware Emergency Management Agency - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Philadelphia District
    • Date: 1997