Collection Items

  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Birds' eye view of New-Orleans Bird's-eye view of New Orleans, Louisiana with the Mississippi River in the foreground.
    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1851
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The city of New Orleans, and the Mississippi River Lake Pontc... Bird's-eye view of New Orleans with the Mississippi River in the foreground; prominent building and place names are listed below the image.
    • Contributor: Currier & Ives
    • Date: 1885
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    City of New York Bird's-eye view of New York City with Battery Park in the foreground and Brooklyn Heights in the lower right corner.
    • Contributor: N. Currier (Firm) - Parsons, Charles
    • Date: 1856
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The city of St. Louis Bird's-eye view of St. Louis, Missouri, as seen from above the Mississippi River; prominent features identified below the image.
    • Contributor: Currier & Ives - Parsons & Atwater
    • Date: 1874
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    San Francisco. Bird's-eye view Bird's-eye view of San Francisco, California from above the bay looking west.
    • Contributor: Gifford, Charles
    • Date: 1864
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Our city, (St. Louis, Mo.) Bird's-eye view of Saint Louis, Missouri as seen from above the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: A. Janicke & Co.
    • Date: 1859
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    New York, Bird's-eye view of New York with Battery Park in the foreground and ships in the harbor.
    • Date: 1873
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Sacramento city, Ca. from the foot of J. Street, showing I., ... Prominent buildings identified by letter with key below image. Copyright by A. Brainerd. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 31.2 Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley. New York...
    • Contributor: Parsons, Charles - Cooper, George Victor
    • Date: 1850
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    New York Bird's-eye view of New York showing the waterfront, Brooklyn Bridge, with Battery Park and Governors Island in the foreground.
    • Contributor: Schlegel, George - Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1874
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    New York, Bird's-eye view of New York with Battery Park in the foreground and the Brooklyn Bridge on the right.
    • Contributor: Schlegel, George
    • Date: 1873