Collection Items

  • Map
    Newark-New Jersey 1916. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 523 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Landis, T. J. Shepherd
    • Date: 1916
  • Map
    Aero view of Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania 1916 Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 826 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., text, and directory. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Hughes & Bailey - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1916
  • Map
    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C.--the nation's capital Low-angle view. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing; copy 2 torn and taped at edges. DCP 2 copies
    • Contributor: Green, H. H. - S. Reynolds Co. - Matthews-Northrup Works
    • Date: 1916
  • Map
    Chicago, central business section. Bird's-eye view. Copyright "1916 by Arno B. Reincke, Chi." "Reincke-Ellis Co., engravers-printers, Chicago." Advertisement and location of Intertype Corporation overprinted in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. PM3
    • Contributor: Reincke, Arno
    • Date: 1916
  • Map
    Chicago, central business section. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Oriented with north to the right. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 155 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Reincke, Arno
    • Date: 1916
  • Map
    Chicago, central business section. K98389 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. PM3 AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Reincke, Arno
    • Date: 1916
  • 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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  • Article
    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 ...
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    Topographical Survey of St. Louis Missouri - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections Select a numbered tile to view a detailed panoramic map