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  • Map
    Washington, the beautiful capital of the nation Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 111.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In left lower margin: A.B. Graham Co., Wash., D.C. LC copy 1 brittle and torn along fold lines. LC copy 2 halved and mounted on cloth backing. 2 copies DCP ...
    • Contributor: Olsen, William - A. Graham Co.
    • Date: 1921
  • Map
    Washington, the beautiful capital of the nation. F37724 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 111.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and index to points of interest. 2 copies DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Olsen, William - Columbia Planograph Co.
    • Date: 1922
  • Map
    Washington, the beautiful capital of the nation Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 111.4 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and index to points of interest. Map of Baltimore and Ohio Railroad on verso. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Olsen, William - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1923
  • Map
    Bird's eye map of the city of Winchester. F51399 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Folded title: Stranger! The ancient city of Winchester in Virginia bids you welcome! to the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 966 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and map "Opequon-Lake Park." Text and map on verso. AACR2: ...
    • Contributor: Woods - Ryan, William A.
    • Date: 1926
  • Map
    Aero-view of Tallahassee 1926. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 119 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1 Copyright not renewed, 10-29-1997.
    • Contributor: Wynne, James
    • Date: 1926
  • Map
    Seattle birdseye view of portion of city and vicinity. CLF49715 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Photocopy; blue line print. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 977 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1 Copyright not renewed, 6-16-1998.
    • Contributor: Poland, Edwin C. - Kroll Map Company, Inc
    • Date: 1925
  • 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
  • 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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    Topographical Survey of St. Louis Missouri - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections Select a numbered tile to view a detailed panoramic map