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Maps A collection of maps, charts, drawings, surveys, etc, published from time to time, by order of the two houses of Congress : [United States, Western Hemisphere, and the world].

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Title
A collection of maps, charts, drawings, surveys, etc, published from time to time, by order of the two houses of Congress : [United States, Western Hemisphere, and the world].
Contributor Names
United States. Congress.
Created / Published
Washington : [United States Congress], 1843.
Contents
Map and report, Ghent treaty -- Potomac aqueduct -- Details -- National road from Zanesville to Florence -- Design for Flynn's Knoll light -- Big Sandy Creek -- Poultneyville Bay -- Great Sodus Bay -- Dunkirk Harbor -- Presqu'isle Bay -- Cattaraugus Harbor -- Portland Harbor -- Portland Harbor breakwater -- Michigan and Erie -- Spirit level from St. Croix to St. John -- Illinois -- Kennebeck River -- Territory of Wisconsin -- Arkansas and Missouri -- Harbor of St. Louis -- Kennebeck River -- Delaware Bay light-house -- Survey of Kennebeck River -- Defence of western frontier -- Survey of Sandusky Bay -- Breakwater on Stanford's Ledge -- Light-house at Barfleur, France -- Fort Sumter and Charleston Harbor -- Fox River -- Northern part of Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan -- Red River raft -- Cumberland River -- Plan of Marine hospital -- Land surveys, 26th Congress, 1st session -- Atlantic Ocean, parts 1, 2, 3, and 4 -- Portland Harbor, Maine -- South shore, Lake Erie -- Mouth of Elk Creek -- Routes from Portsmouth, Ohio, to Linville, North Carolina -- Pensacola Harbor and Bay -- Mouth of Galien River, Michigan -- Charleston Harbor -- Cape Fear, North Carolina -- St. Joseph's, West Florida -- Delta of the St. Clair River and Lake -- Continuation of Cape Fear -- Beaufort, North Carolina -- Tybee Bay -- St. George's Shoal and Bank -- Newark Bay -- Cape Cod Harbor -- Entrance of Cape Fear River -- Narraganset Bay -- Territory of Florida -- Boundary United States and Texas and Sabine River -- Seat of war in Florida -- Pensacola Harbor and Bay -- Pennsylvania and Ohio canal -- Land surveys, 26th Congress, 2d session -- Harbor of St. Louis -- United States, according to the Treaty of Peace, 1783 -- Profile of Lake Nicaragua -- Ohio boundary question -- West coast of Africa -- Survey of Kennebeck River 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 -- State of Maine, British provinces -- Oregon, west of Rocky Mountains -- Columbia River -- Head waters of Potomac River, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 -- Cape May roads -- Road from Saginaw to Mackinac -- Des Moines rapids -- Western railroad to Georgia -- Owl's head harbor, Maine -- British and French dominions in North America -- Northern part of the State of Maine -- Kennebeck River from Augusta to Gardiner -- Northern boundary Indiana -- Diagram survey of the coast of the United States -- Roanoke Inlet and Sound -- Illinois with part of Indiana and Wisconsin -- Maine and adjacent British provinces -- British and French provinces in North America -- Senate document no. 92, 26th Congress, 2d session.
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  Western Hemisphere--Maps
-  United States
-  Western Hemisphere
Genre
World atlases
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Phillips 1384
-  "This is not a complete collection of the maps, charts, &c., published by order of Congress. It contains such only as could be collected when this volume was bound--1843."
-  LC copy disbound.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 atlas (3 volumes (unpaged)) : illustrations, maps ; 68 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G1200 U5 1843
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700m.gct00284
Library of Congress Control Number
2013591467
Online Format
online text
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2013591467
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2013591467&searchType=1&recCount=10
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United States Congress. [A collection of maps, charts, drawings, surveys, etc, published from time to time, by order of the two houses of Congress: United States, Western Hemisphere, and the world]. [Washington: United States Congress, 1843] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013591467/. (Accessed July 27, 2016.)

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United States Congress. (1843) [A collection of maps, charts, drawings, surveys, etc, published from time to time, by order of the two houses of Congress: United States, Western Hemisphere, and the world]. [Washington: United States Congress] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013591467/.

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United States Congress. [A collection of maps, charts, drawings, surveys, etc, published from time to time, by order of the two houses of Congress: United States, Western Hemisphere, and the world]. [Washington: United States Congress, 1843] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2013591467/>.