Collection Items

  • Map
    Plan of the mouths of the Mississipi to shew the different situations of the passes of S.W, S.E., N.E., Latoutre & their soudings Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Shows fortifications, soundings, river conditions, and batteries at the mouth of the Mississippi river. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 461" on verso. Includes inset of "Plan of the projected battery." Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
  • Map
    A Plan of the coast of part of west Florida & Louisiana : including the River Yazous Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "N.B. This survey has been taken at different times and reduced to one general scale in the year 1778." In upper right corner: "The property of J.E. Hilegard." "No.2." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Insets: A plan of Manchac 1774 -- A Continuation of the Mississippi ...
    • Contributor: Gauld, George - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus)
    • Date: 1778
  • Map
    Preliminary map of a part of the south side of James River
    South side of James River, 1864
    Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper left. At head of title: Chief Engineer's Office D.N.V. Maj Genl. J.F. Gilmer, chief engr. On sheets nos. 1 and 2: Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer. Presented to the West Point Military Academy by his only daughter, Mrs J.F. Minis, ...
    • Contributor: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis - Patton, J. Houston - Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry) - Confederate States of America. Army. Department of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - United States Military Academy - Virginia Historical Society
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    America Relief shown pictorially. Shows major cities, political divisions, physical features, and areas of Indian habitation; Mississippi River as boundary between [French] Louisiana and the United States; Greenland, islands in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, western Europe, west coast of Africa, and the Mediterranean Sea. English and Spanish. Longitude based on Greenwich meridian. LC copy imperfect: Partly torn at lower edge. Includes dates of exploration ...
    • Contributor: Thomson, John - J. & G. Menzies
    • Date: 1813
  • Map
    A map of Mexico, Louisiana, and the Missouri Territory : including also the state of Mississippi, Alabama Territory, East and West Florida, Georgia, South Carolina & part of the Island of Cuba Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes, ill., and tables of coordinates and other statistical data. Imperfect: Backed with cloth and cut into sections.
    • Contributor: Robinson, John Hamilton - Narstin, John L. - Anderson, H. (Hugh)
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Nebraska and Kansas Relief shown by hachures. Shows the United States from the Mississippi River to just west of the Rocky Mountains and from northern Texas/New Mexico to Canada. Includes descriptive notes and ancillary map of the United States and Caribbean area, and ancillary map of the "Territory acquired from Mexico by the Gadsden Treaty." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    A map of South Carolina and a part of Georgia. Containing the whole sea-coast; all the islands, inlets, rivers, creeks, parishes, townships, boroughs, roads, and bridges: As also, several plantations, with their ... Scale ca. 1:322,000. Hand colored. "West longitude from London." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1518 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes for "The names of the proprietors of land in South Carolina" and "The names of the proprietors of land in Georgia." Two copies. Copy 1, ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William - Bull, William - De Brahm, John Gerar William - Stuart, John
    • Date: 1780
  • Map
    Carte de la Louisiane cours du Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] et pais voisins : dediée à M. le Comte de Maurepas, ministre et secretaire d'etat commandeur des ordres du roy Covers United States west of Rio Grande River. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. Phillips. Maps of America. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Stained. LC copy mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas - Heulland, Guillaume D
    • Date: 1744
  • Map
    Han Jiang yi bei si sheng bian yu tu
    漢江以北四省邊與圖 / | Map of four provinces on the north bank of the Han River
    Wood block print. Covers Hanjiang, Gansu, Shanxi, Henan, and Hubei provinces. Shows topography, administrative divisions, roads, villages, passes, and posts along Han River Valley. Label on verso: Han Jiang yi bei si sheng bian yu tu, ke ban. Manuscript information in red ink on east and west borders. Mounted on second sheet of paper and reinforced on edges with cloth. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Zheng, Bingran
    • Date: 1821
  • Map
    A compleat description of the province of Carolina in 3 parts : 1st, the improved part from the surveys of Maurice Mathews & Mr. John Love : 2ly, the west part by ...
    Complete description of the province of Carolina in 3 parts | Improved part from the surveys of Maurice Mathews & Mr. John Love | West part by Capt. Tho. Nairn | Chart of the coast from Virginia to Cape Florida
    Shows coastal area from North Carolina to Florida. Relief shown pictorially. Depth shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Charles Town. Mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexed inset of "A plan of the town & harbour of Charles Town," and inset "The town and harbour of St Augustin," and col. ill. Copy imperfect: Discoloration ...
    • Contributor: Crisp, Edw. (Edward) - Nairne, Thomas - Harris, John - Mathews, Maurice - Love, John - Crisp, Edw
    • Date: 1711
  • Map
    Yu di quan tu.
    舆地全图。 | Complete map of imperial territory
    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Covers an area from Tula River in the north to the Great Wall and Wanlishitang Islands in the South China Sea, and from Korea in the east to the Pamirs in the west. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list ...
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1798
  • Map
    Sectional map of the surveyed portion of Minnesota and north western part of Wisconsin Shows portion of Morrison County to the west of the Mississippi River, this area shown on other editions as part of Todd County, and section lines in Traverse and Big Stone counties. Cover title: Sewall's map of Minnesota. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857, by J.S. Sewall ..." Text prepared for sale of land and states that the Lake Superior ...
    • Contributor: Sewall, J. S. (Joseph S.)
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Hua yi tu. Scale not given. Stone rubbing dated 1933? Original stone was engraved in Fuchang 7 nian, i.e. 1136 A.D. The stone is now in the Forest of Stone Steles Museum in Xi'an, China. Covers China in Nan Song Dynasty, from east to the sea, including Korea to the west of Pamier area, from north to the Great Wall, northeast to Heilongjiang region, to the south ...
    • Date: 1136
  • Map
    The American atlas, exhibiting the post offices, post roads, rail roads, canals, and the physical & political divisions of the United States of North America Relief shown by hachures. Title from title sheet. "Entered according to the act of Congress, July 10th 1839, by David H. Burr, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia." Phillips, 4525 Map of the United States of North America LC Railroad maps, 6 Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware LC Railroad maps, 70 Map of Maine, New Hampshire, ...
    • Contributor: Burr, David H. - Arrowsmith, John
    • Date: 1839
  • Map
    Hua yi tu. Stone rubbing dated 1903? Original stone was engraved in Fuchang 7 nian, i.e. 1136 A.D. The stone is now in the Forest of Stone Steles Museum in Xi'an, China. Covers China in Nan Song Dynasty, from east to the sea, including Korea to the west of Pamier area, from north to the Great Wall, northeast to Heilongjiang region, to the south of Hainan Island. ...
    • Date: 1136
  • Map
    Hua yi tu. Stone rubbing dated 1903? Original stone was engraved in Fuchang 7 nian, i.e. 1136 A.D. The stone is now in the Forest of Stone Steles Museum in Xi'an, China. Covers China in Nan Song Dynasty, from east to the sea, including Korea to the west of Pamier area, from north to the Great Wall, northeast to Heilongjiang region, to the south of Hainan Island. ...
    • Date: 1136
  • Map
    Rand McNally & Co's business atlas : containing large scale maps of each state and territory of the United States, the provinces of Canada, West India Islands, etc., etc., together with a ...
    Rand, McNally and Company's business atlas | Business atlas
    Relief shown by hachures. Phillips, 1402 Includes indexes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: pages brittle, front board detached.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1878
  • Map
    A collection of maps, charts, drawings, surveys, etc, published from time to time, by order of the two houses of Congress : [United States, Western Hemisphere, and the world]. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Phillips 1384 "This is not a complete collection of the maps, charts, &c., published by order of Congress. It contains such only as could be collected when this volume was bound--1843." LC copy disbound. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Congress
    • Date: 1843
  • Map
    Morse's North American atlas.
    Morse's cerographic maps
    "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in 1842, by Sidney E. Morse and Samuel Breese, in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." Issued in fascicles. Phillips, 1228 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. The last page is a cover to fascicle no. 3. This cover has an amended contents note pasted on renumbering ...
    • Contributor: Morse, Sidney E. (Sidney Edwards) - Breese, Samuel - Harper & Brothers - Morse, Sidney E.
    • Date: 1842
  • Map
    The map of Africa by treaty "Although assistance is given towards this compilation from public funds on the ground of its general utility, it must be understood that it is not an official publication ...": v. 1, verso of t.p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hertslet, Edward - Brant, R. W. (Richard William) - Sherwood, H. L. (Harry Leslie)
    • Date: 1909
  • Map
    A new and elegent general atlas, containing maps of each of the United States. Signed by H.S. Tanner, S. Lewis, W. Darby, and Sam Harrison as engravers. Map 54 of Louisiana Territory is a reduction of W. Darby's 4 sheet map issued in 1817. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1817