• Map
    The city of Boston. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Shows points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 275 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater - Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Elmira, N.Y. : 1873 Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy torn, soiled, missing edge sections, mounted on paper backing. Acquisitions control no. 99-48 PM3
    • Contributor: Bailey, H. H. (Howard Heston) - Strobridge & Co. Lith - Bailey, H. H.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Utica, Oneida County, New York 1873. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 643 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Brosius, H.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of Watkins, N.Y. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text, index to points of interest, and advertisement with ill. Gift; John Carbonell, Alexandria, VA; Oct. 2000. LC copy foxed, portion of sheet torn off along bottom edge (not affecting printed image). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2001-14
    • Contributor: Bailey, S. F. - Fowler & Bailey - Jones & Potsdamer
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Catasauqua, Pa. Aerial view of the borough of Catasauqua (Pa.). Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened at edges, torn at edges, taped on verso. Includes index to points-of-interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Fowler & Bailey - C.H. Vogt (Firm) - American Oleograph Co.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Norfolk & Portsmouth, Virginia 1873. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 958 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Drie, C. N.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Denison, Texas, 1873 Includes references and color illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stained throughout. "Sketched May 23rd 1873." Acquisition control no.: 98-29.
    • Contributor: Pearce, J. W.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Panorama of Moline, Ill. as seen from the island of Rock Island, Ill. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 169 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Hageboeck, August
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    La Crosse, Wis. 1873. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1037 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Ellsbury, Geo. H. - Milwaukee Lith. & Engr. Co.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Panorama of Minneapolis, Minn.
    Panorama of Minneapolis, Minnesota
    "Ent. according to act of Congress in the year 1873 by A. Hageboeck in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 394 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on paper.
    • Contributor: Hageboeck, August
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Panorama of St. Paul, Minn. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 408 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Hageboeck, August
    • Date: 1873
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    St. Louis Bird's-eye view of Saint Louis, Missouri as seen from above the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Degen, George
    • Date: 1873
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    New York, Bird's-eye view of New York with Battery Park in the foreground and ships in the harbor.
    • Date: 1873
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    New York, Bird's-eye view of New York with Battery Park in the foreground and the Brooklyn Bridge on the right.
    • Contributor: Schlegel, George
    • Date: 1873
  • 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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    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 ...
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    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 ...
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    Topographical Survey of St. Louis Missouri - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections Select a numbered tile to view a detailed panoramic map