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  • Map
    Aero view of Ansonia, Connecticut 1921. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Includes illus., directory, and distance diagram. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 77 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Hughes & Bailey
    • Date: 1921
  • Map
    Middletown, N.Y. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 588 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and distance chart. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1
    • Contributor: Hughes & Fowler
    • Date: 1921
  • 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
  • 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.
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    Topographical Survey of St. Louis Missouri - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections Select a numbered tile to view a detailed panoramic map