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  • Map
    Aero-view of Westfield, N.J. 1929. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 529 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., directory, index to points of interest, and location map. AACR2 Copyright not renewed, 10-31-1997.
    • Contributor: Cinquin, Rene - Hughes & Cinquin
    • Date: 1929
  • 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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    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