• Photo, Print, Drawing
    The City of Chicago Bird's-eye view of Chicago, Illinois from above Lake Michigan; prominent features listed below image.
    • Contributor: Currier & Ives - Parsons & Atwater
    • Date: 1874
  • 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
    St. Louis Bird's-eye view of Saint Louis, Missouri as seen from above the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Degen, George
    • Date: 1873
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Minneapolis, Minn. Bird's-eye view of Minneapolis, Minnesota, seen from the west, with prominent features identified below image. The roof of Macalester College dominates the foreground. The original Hennepin Avenue bridge spans the Mississippi River.
    • Date: 1874
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    View of Pittsburgh & Allegheny Bird's-eye view of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers; Birmingham, Pennsylvania is in the right foreground and Allegheny is in the distance on the left.
    • Contributor: Krebs, Otto
    • Date: 1874
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Pittsburgh, Allegheny & Birmingham Bird's-eye view of Pittsburgh at the confluence of the Monongahela, in the foreground, and the Allegheny Rivers; Birmingham is in the right foreground and Allegheny is in the distance on the left.
    • Contributor: Krebs, Otto
    • Date: 1871
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    New York From Bergen Hill, Hoboken Bird's-eye view of New York City, New York, showing Battery Park on the right and Central Park on the left; also visible are the foundations for the Brooklyn Bridge.
    • Contributor: Loudan, Robert - Sulman, T.
    • Date: 1876
  • 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
    City of Newark, N.J. Bird's eye view of Newark, New Jersey with the Passaic River in the foreground; prominent features listed below image.
    • Contributor: Parsons & Atwater
    • Date: 1874
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Bethlehem and South Bethlehem, Pa. Looking north east Bird's-eye view of Bethlehem and South Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, looking northeast along the Lehigh River.
    • Contributor: Rudd, G. A.
    • Date: 1877
  • 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
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Bird's eye view, Philadelphia Bird's eye view of Philadelphia between the Schuykill River, in the foreground, and the Delaware River in the background; vignettes of prominent buildings along top and bottom borders.
    • Contributor: H.J. Toudy & Co.
    • Date: 1876
  • 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 - Hébert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (Patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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