Collection Items

  • Map
    E. Sachse, & Co.'s bird's eye view of the city of Baltimore, 1869. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 254 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    A birds-eye view of the heart of Baltimore. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Copyright ... Spofford & Hughes, New York." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 255 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. " ... sketched in pencil ... in the Fall of 1911." AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Spofford, Edward W. - Munder, Norman T.A., & Co., Baltimore - Spofford & Hughes
    • Date: 1912
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The city of Baltimore City, Md. in 1880 View from Washington Monument looking south Bird's-eye view of Baltimore, Maryland looking south from the Washington Monument.
    • Contributor: A. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1880
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    View of Baltimore City, Md., from the North Bird's-eye view of Baltimore, Maryland from the north, showing the Washington Monument in foreground.
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1862
  • Article
    Panoramic Mapping - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections The tradition of perspective mapping flowered in Europe in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. Mathias Merian, George Braun, Franz Hogenberg, and others produced perspective maps of European cities. These early European town plans, most often portraying major political or marketing centers, were small in size and were generally incorporated in atlases or geographical books. The perspective was usually at a low oblique...