Collection Items

  • Map
    Birds eye view of the city of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York 1871 : looking north west.
    Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York 1871 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    City aerial view to northern horizon. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Title from cartouche at bottom margin. Oriented with north toward the upper right. No statement of attribution is given on the work. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at title cartouche, mounted on paper backing. Includes index of "References", index of "Churches", and color illustrations of lake steamboats/high-school. Available also through the ...
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Birds eye view of the city of Titusville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 860 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    View of Washington City. Low-angle bird's-eye view of central Washington toward the west and northwest with The Capitol in foreground. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1871 by E. Sachse & Co. Balto. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Birds eye view of the city of Atlanta, the capitol of Georgia 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 121 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking to the north." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 233 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Frankfort, the capital of Kentucky 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 234 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Ehrgott & Krebs Lith
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 235 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Ehrgott & Krebs Lith
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Birds eye view of the city of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 893 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 899 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Merchant's Lithographing Company
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking northwest." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 7 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: [Ruger, A.] - Ehrgott & Krebs Lith
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Little Rock, the capitol of Arkansas 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking south west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 13 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    The City of Chicago as it was before the great conflagration of October 8th, 9th, & 10th, 1871. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1872 by Wm. Flint ... in Washington." Bird's-eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. PM3
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's-eye-view of Chicago as it was before the great fire. From Harper's weekly, October 21, 1871, pages 984-5. Indexed for points of interest. Text of pages 983 and 986 on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Davis, Theodore R.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Negaunee, Mich. 1871. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 367 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Bailey, H. H. (Howard Heston) - C.H. Vogt (Firm) - Milwaukee Lith. & Engr. Co. - Bailey, H. H.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of Peshtigo, Wisconsin Sept. 1871. "Destroyed by fire night of October 8th 1871." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault Acquisitions control no. 91-51
    • Contributor: T.M. Fowler & Co. - Charles Shober & Co. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Birds eye view of the city of Baxter Springs, Kansas, 1871 This panoramic view illustrates the cattle town of Baxter Springs, Kansas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest. Acquisitions control no. 2000-64 PM3
    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - Union Lith. Co. - Glover, E. S.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Los Angeles as it appeared in 1871. CIF56727 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Approved by the Historical Society of Southern California." Includes col. illus., historic notes, index to points of interest, and "Map showing original Spanish ranchos abutting on the sea." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 23.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Gores - Women's University Club, Los Angeles
    • Date: 1871
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Pittsburgh, Allegheny & Birmingham Bird's-eye view of Pittsburgh at the confluence of the Monongahela, in the foreground, and the Allegheny Rivers; Birmingham is in the right foreground and Allegheny is in the distance on the left.
    • Contributor: Krebs, Otto
    • Date: 1871
  • 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 - H├ębert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (Patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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    Browse Maps by State - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections Select states on the map to browse items.
  • Article
    Panoramic Artists and Publishers - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections 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 ...
  • Article
    Topographical Survey of St. Louis Missouri - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections Select a numbered tile to view a detailed panoramic map