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    Transport links North America to Asia. Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. "Map no. 840." "Confidential." Shows period when ports are ice free. LC copy annotated by colored tapes. Typed note pasted on: For Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes from Ruth Gruber. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Strategic Services. Research and Analysis Branch. Geography Division - Ickes, Harold L. (Harold Leclair) - United States. Board of Economic Warfare
    • Date: 1942
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    [50ʺ military globe gores] CIF17938 U.S. Copyright Office Scale 1:10,000,000. Relief shown by gradient tints. "Copyright by Weber Costello Co. except as to modifications made and materials added by the Government of the United States." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes diagr. of globe gores. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Strategic Services - United States. War Department - Weber Costello Company
    • Date: 1942
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    Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity : 1942. "142." Selected buildings shown pictorially on city map. Title from panel. "Copyright, General Drafting Co., Inc." Includes text, indexes to points of interest, Alexandria inset, sector diagram, col. ill., and advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy torn along fold lines. DCP
    • Contributor: General Drafting Company - Standard Oil Company
    • Date: 1942
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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...
    • Contributor: Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth

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    General Maps This category includes maps that typically portray the physical environment and a variety of cultural elements for a geographic area at a particular point in time. The maps in this category show a geographic area larger than a city or town and do not display a subject that is part of one of the thematic categories.
    • Date: 1290

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    Cities and Towns This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.
    • Date: 1500

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    Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens : [Washington D.C.] Includes index of plantings. Text, continued index, footnotes, and ill. on verso. LC copy stained and annotated in pencil: June 1942. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks - Stratton, M.
    • Date: 1942
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    Standard map of the World. CiF 17060 U.S. Copyright Office Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geographia Map Company
    • Date: 1942
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    Sierra Leone, Africa - 1:250,000 Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Various editions of some sheets. "G.S.G.S. 4434." "A.M.S. G541." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army Map Service
    • Date: 1942

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    Trees and shrubs of Lafayette Square : [Washington D.C.]. Text and ill. on verso. LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks
    • Date: 1942
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    Trees and shrubs of Farragut Square : [Washington D.C.] Text on verso. "179103." LC copy fold-lined and punch-holed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks
    • Date: 1942
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    Rock Creek Park : [Washington D.C.]. Shows bridle paths, footpaths, and trail route numbers. Includes notes and index to points of interest. Text titled "Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C." on verso. "5688." LC copy fold-lined, punch-holed, and trimmed at upper right corner. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks
    • Date: 1942
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    Outline of post-war new world map. F17019 U.S. Copyright Office Scale ca. 1:30,000,000. Shows protectorates and peace-security bases. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. AACR2: 650/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Gomberg, Maurice
    • Date: 1942
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    Italy 1:250,000.
    Series M 591
    Scale 1:250,000. Some sheets oversize. Military grid. Relief shown by hill shading, with spot heights. Three classes of railroads, and seven classes of roads and paths are shown. Copied from Italian maps. Superseded by British War Office series: G.S.G.S. 4230. "Conventional signs [and] Abbreviations" on sheet 26. Marginal diagram: Index to adjoining sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army Map Service
    • Date: 1942
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    Military Battles and Campaigns This category contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant ...
    • Date: 1570

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    Stalingrad-Süd. Scale 1:25,000. Map of Velikiy Burluk vicinity on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Germany. Heer. Generalsta
    • Date: 1942
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    Sanborn Maps The Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Online Checklist provides a searchable database of the fire insurance maps published by the Sanborn Map Company housed in the collections of the Geography and Map Division. The online checklist is based upon the Library's 1981 publication Fire Insurance Maps in the Library of Congress and will be continually updated to reflect new acquisitions. Fire Insurance Maps in the ...
    • Date: 1867

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    Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia. Showing action of first battle, July 21, 1861. Scale ca. 1:126,720. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 572.3 Map illustrates National Park Service's descriptive leaflet entitled "Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia." Inset: Second battle, August 1862. 5 x 5 cm. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1942
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    Topographic Map, Acadia National Park and vicinity, Hancock County, Maine. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1942
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    Plan of Italian concession Tientsin, Plan of Japanese concession Tientsin, Plan of British concession Tientsin, Plan of French concession Tientsin, and Plan first special district Tientsin
    天津義囯租界全圖,天津日本租界租界全圖,天津英囯租界全圖,天津法囯租界全圖,and 天津特別第一區地圖 / | Map of Tientsin
    Shows border of concession areas in Tianjin, China. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Tianjin (China : Foreign Settlement). [lc?]
    • Date: 1942
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    United States population density map by minor civil divisions : 1940 Population density shown by layered tints Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "1932 edition, used as base".
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census - Batschelet, Clarence E. (Clarence Edmund)
    • Date: 1942