Collection Items

  • Map
    Mars : MEC-1 Prototype.
    MEC-1 Prototype
    "Base 101. Base information Aug. 1962." "Lithographed by ACIC 7-65." "Prepared with the advisory assistance of E.C. Slipher of the Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, Arizona." Includes notes, statistical data, and 6 inset polar maps of Northern and Southern Summer tilted at varying angles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Aeronautical Chart and Information Center (U.S.)
    • Date: 1962
  • Map
    Stars of the first 5 magnitudes visible in Northern latitudes
    Stars of the first five magnitudes visible in Northern latitudes
    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy photocopy with slightly different typography and mounted on cloth is similar to LC original printed copy. LC copy mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Dilks, Albert W.
    • Date: 1909
  • Map
    Stars of the first 5 magnitudes visible in Northern latitudes
    Stars of the first five magnitudes visible in Northern latitudes
    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy hand colored. LC copy has blue crayon on verso: 14207/1909. LC copy imperfect: Torn in half along vertical fold line.
    • Contributor: Dilks, Albert W.
    • Date: 1909
  • Map
    USAF lunar wall mosaic : LEM-1B.
    Lunar earthside hemisphere
    "Mosaic compiled November 1962." "Lithographed by ACIC 3-63." Relief shown by shading. Lunar coordinates: W 0⁰--E 0⁰/N 90⁰--S 90⁰. Includes "Lunar data" and "Graphic data." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Aeronautical Chart and Information Center (U.S.)
    • Date: 1962