• Map
    Map of Cazenovia, Madison Co., N.Y. Cadastral survey wall map showing buildings, lot lines, and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Originally issued as a wall map; wooden rods removed from top and bottom edges of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Sketch of creek & plank road from the corporation boundary to Chittenango Falls", ill. of "Cazenovia Seminary", and ...
    • Contributor: Hart, Henry - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    View of Harrisburg, Penn. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 788 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Williams, J. Thomas - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of Philadelphia. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 827 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John - Weik, John - P.S. Duval & Son
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    View of York, Pa. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 876.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Williams, J. Thomas - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    View of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville & Montice... "Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1856, by Casimir Bohn, in the Clerks Office of the District Court, of the District of Columbia." Gift; Alan M. Voorhees; LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 953.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 95-37 Vault
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co. - Bohn, Casimir
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    View of St. Augustine, East Florida. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies, 1 copy given to P&P 8/12/69
    • Contributor: Horton, John S.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Chicago. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 146 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along edges. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Palmatary, J. T. (James T.) - Inger, Christian - Herline & Hensel - Braunhold & Sonne - Palmatary, J. T.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    View of the city of Whitewater, Wis. Walworth-County 1855. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1067 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Norris, Wellge & Co. - Beck & Pauli
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    City of St. Paul, capital of Minnesota Panorama. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1853, by Thompson Ritchie, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 406.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Ritchie, Thompson - Strobel, Max - Queen, James
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Oregon City. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 718 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Richardson, James H.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    San Francisco. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Méryon, Charles
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Bird's eye view of New-York & Brooklyn Bird's-eye view of New York City and Brooklyn showing Battery Park and Governors Island in the foreground; prominent features numbered with key below image.
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1851
  • 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
    City of New York Bird's-eye view of New York City with Battery Park in the foreground and Brooklyn Heights in the lower right corner.
    • Contributor: N. Currier (Firm) - Parsons, Charles
    • Date: 1856
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Ludlow, Vt. 1859 From south hill Bird's-eye view of Ludlow, Vermont showing railroad in foreground on the left.
    • Contributor: W. Endicott & Co.
    • Date: 1859
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Hamilton, C.W. Bird's-eye view of Hamilton, Ontario in 1859, showing harbor in the distance; with key identifying prominent buildings.
    • Contributor: Endicott & Co. (New York, N.Y.) - Rice, G. S.
    • Date: 1859
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    New York Bird's-eye view of New York City with Battery Park in the foreground.
    • Contributor: Heine, Wilhelm - Kummer, Julius Hermann
    • Date: 1851
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Our city, (St. Louis, Mo.) Bird's-eye view of Saint Louis, Missouri as seen from above the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: A. Janicke & Co.
    • Date: 1859
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Shasta, Shasta County, Cal. Bird's-eye view of Shasta, California.
    • Contributor: Kuchel & Dresel - Britton & Rey
    • Date: 1856
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Oshkosh, Wis. From H.L. Cottrill's Block Bird's-eye view of Oshkosh, Wisconsin showing streets with horse-drawn carriages and pedestrian traffic.
    • Contributor: Kurz, Louis
    • Date: 185?
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Waukesha, Wis. Bird's-eye view of Waukesha, Wisconsin.
    • Contributor: Kurz, Louis
    • Date: 1857
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bird's-eye view of Milwaukee, Wisconsin with Lake Michigan in the background.
    • Contributor: Moody, David William
    • Date: 1854
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Oswego, N.Y. Bird's-eye view of Oswego, New York, showing the mouth of the Oswego River at Lake Ontario.
    • Contributor: Moody, David William - Bradley, Lewis - Smith Bros. & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Sacramento city, Ca. from the foot of J. Street, showing I., ... Prominent buildings identified by letter with key below image. Copyright by A. Brainerd. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 31.2 Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley. New York ...
    • Contributor: Parsons, Charles - Cooper, George Victor
    • Date: 1850
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Staunton, Va. Bird's-eye view of Staunton, Virginia showing a railroad station and the "American Hotel" in the foreground.
    • Contributor: Rau, Woldemar - Beyer, Edward
    • Date: 1857
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Panoramic view of Washington City from the new dome of the Ca... Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking east with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1857
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    View of Georgetown D.C. View of Georgetown, D.C. looking west with the Potomac River on the left.
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    View of Washington Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1852
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Panoramic view of Washington City from the new dome of the Ca... Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1856
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    View of San Francisco, Taken from the Western Hill at the foo... Bird's-eye view of San Francisco, California, looking southeast across the Bay, with Yerba Buena Island on the far left; also showing camps and travelers in the foreground. Includes key to numbered locations.
    • Contributor: Sarony & Major - Bainbridge, Henry - Casilear, George W.
    • Date: 1851
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    View of Sacramento City as it appeared during the great inund... Sacramento, California during the flood of January 1850.
    • Contributor: Sarony, Napoleon - Bainbridge, Henry - Casilear, George W.
    • Date: 1850
  • Collection
    Panoramic Maps The panoramic map was a popular cartographic form used to depict U.S. and Canadian cities and towns during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Known also as bird's-eye views, perspective maps, and aero views, panoramic maps are nonphotographic representations of cities portrayed as if viewed from above at an oblique angle. Although not generally drawn to scale, they show street patterns, individual buildings, ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Hébert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (Patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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    Panoramic Artists and Publishers - Panoramic Maps - Digital C... The Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division holds panoramic maps done by Albert Ruger, Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler, Lucien R. Burleigh, Henry Wellge, and Oakley H. Bailey who were among the most prolific and successful panoramic map artists. Such well known print makers as Currier & Ives also made panoramic maps. Although this was not a leading panoramic mapmaking firm, this company's distinctive views ...
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    Topographical Survey of St. Louis Missouri - Panoramic Maps -... Select a numbered tile to view a detailed panoramic map