Collection Items

  • 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 Norfolk, Portsmouth and Berkley, Norfolk Co., Va. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 959 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 652/2; 651/3
    • Contributor: Koch, Augustus - Morning News Lith
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Panorama of Norfolk and surroundings 1892. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 960 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and map. AACR2
    • Contributor: Wellge, H. (Henry) - American Publishing Co. (Milwaukee, Wis.) - Wellge, H.
    • Date: 1892
  • Article
    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 ...