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    Colton's China. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. From Colton's general atlas, containing one hundred and eighty steel plate maps and plans, on one hundred and nineteen imperial folio sheets. 1865. Insets: Harbor & islands of Amoy -- Map of Canton and adjacent islands. At lower right: No. 112. LC copy stamped on: 626888. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1865
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    Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract,... Relief shown by hachures. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance list. Acquisitions control no. 20-83
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss - G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1871
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    Colton's Persia Arabia & c. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Has a vine motif frame. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stamped on: 626888.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1865
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    Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the... Relief shown by hachures. Shows wards, physical features, and various places of interest. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Appears to be an intermediate state between those cited by Stokes as first and second states. Madison Square shown but not...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - S. Stiles & Co.
    • Date: 1836
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    Colton's Persia Arabia & co. Prime meridian: Washington, DC LC copy has slip attached: Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton, J. H. Colton, New York, 1863, Property of Andrew Arthur Benton, New York, N. Y. LC copy stamped on: 626888. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth)
    • Date: 1863
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    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the Un... Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 24." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's atlas of the world, vol. 1, J.H. Colton & Co., New York, 1855. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map showing the telegraph lines in operation, under contract,... Relief shown by hachures. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. Acquisitions Control no. 20-83
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss - G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Delaware and Maryland. General-content state map hand colored to distinguish counties. Hundred (township) names printed in Delaware portion. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton & Co. in [...] the Southern District of New York." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C. This map is an atlas page appearing in: Colton's general atlas. New York : 1857....
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    Colton's railroad & township map of the State of Maine, with ... Scale ca. 1:550,000. Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude from Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1853 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... " Includes population statistics. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Hall, C. C.
    • Date: 1855
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    Travellers map of Long Island. Relief shown in hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Differs from other copy in coloration and boundaries. Map is colored in. Different colors denote the boundaries of New Jersey, Staten Island, New York City and State.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    Connecticut with portions of New York & Rhode Island. Relief shown by hachures. Shows Long Island and the Hudson River Valley. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1859
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    Norman's chart of the lower Mississippi River, Scale ca. 1:140,000. Alternate title: From Natchez to New Orleans. Hand colored. Cadastral map showing landowners. LC copy 2 imperfect: Pieces missing primarily along outside margin and discolored. Shows plantations with names of owners. LC copy 3 in Maps of the Mississippi River exhibit, Nov. 1973-Jan. 1974, no. 29. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus....
    • Contributor: Persac, Marie Adrien - Norman, Benjamin Moore - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Colton's map of Boston and adjacent cities.
    Map of Boston and adjacent cities | Colton's map of Boston
    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1856
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    Colton's railroad & township map of New England with portions... Scale 1:570,240. LC copy imperfect, lower right quarter of map missing. LC also has 1853 and 1854 editions. LC Railroad maps, 107 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - J.H. Colton & Co. - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1852
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    Nebraska and Kansas Relief shown by hachures. Shows the United States from the Mississippi River to just west of the Rocky Mountains and from northern Texas/New Mexico to Canada. Includes descriptive notes and ancillary map of the United States and Caribbean area, and ancillary map of the "Territory acquired from Mexico by the Gadsden Treaty." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Colton's China. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. From Colton's general atlas, containing one hundred and eighty steel plate maps and plans, on one hundred and nineteen imperial folio sheets. 1863. Insets: Harbor & islands of Amoy -- Map of Canton and adjacent islands. At lower right: No. 106. LC copy stamped on: 626888. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Colton's Kansas and Nebraska. Detailed map showing cities and towns, county boundaries, roads, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    China Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. Insets: Harbor & islands of Amoy -- Map of Canton and adjacent islands. In ink on verso: Filed April 17 1855. LC copy imperfect: Foldlined, separated along central fold and repaired with tape. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the Un... Shows block numbers, major buildings, wards, horse-car lines, and extent of built-up area. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 28." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information slip: [From] Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton,...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1871
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    Delaware and Maryland. General content state map hand colored to distinguish counties. Hundred (township) names printed in Delaware portion. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton & Co. in [...] the Southern District of New York." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C. This map is an atlas page appearing in: Colton's atlas of the world, volume...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital ... City map shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 1." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed, fold-lined, and annotated in pencil. Copy 2 also darkened, shellacked, and missing small sections. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - J.H. Colton & Co. - Lang & Laing Lith
    • Date: 1855
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    Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina : constructed ... Relief shown by hachures. Greenwich meridian. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes: North Carolina Institution for the Deaf and Dumb and the Blind -- Comparative elevations -- Table of heights of mountains etc. above the water and 3 profiles above lower neatline: Profile of the Western N.C. Railroad from Salisbury to the Tennessee line -- Profile...
    • Contributor: Cooke, William D. (William Dewey) - North Carolina. General Assembly - J.H. Colton & Co. - Cooke, William D.
    • Date: 1857
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    China . Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. From Colton's general atlas : containing one hundred and seventy steel plate maps and plans on one hundred imperial folio sheets. New York : J.H. Colton and Company, 1857. Insets: Harbor & islands of Amoy -- Map of Canton and adjacent islands. In lower right corner: no. 93. LC copy stamped on: 626888. Available also...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    J.H. Colton's topographical map of seat of war in Virginia, M... Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton & Co." Printed by Lang & Cooper, N.Y. General map of eastern Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, southern Pennsylvania, and northern North Carolina. Includes bar scale below the publisher's statement. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 479.3 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 186?
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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital ... Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, streetcar lines, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington. Shows wards, extent of built-up area, major buildings, block numbers, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 26." LC copy stained at edges and rubber-stamped in lower margin: Published 1865. Available also...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1865
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    Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections. Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central line.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Iowa Central Air Line Railroad
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Saginaw and Tuscola, with part of Genesee, Lapeer, Hur... "Note: The land shown by this map as a general thing is of a rich and fertile soil with many large bodies of Pine timber." LC Land ownership maps, 353 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, distance table, views of residential, public, and commercial buildings. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Nebraska and Kanzas
    Nebraska and Kansas
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows routes explored for Pacific railroad by Captain J.W. Gunnison and Lieutenant E.G. Beckwith; shows route for a proposed railroad to the West Coast as Governor Stevens' Route & line of proposed Pacific railroad; and adjacent portions of neighboring states. Hand colored in pink to define territory and state boundaries. "Published by J.H. Colton & Co. No. 172 William St....
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Mississippi. Shows drainage, counties, townships, roads, railroads, etc. In upper right margin: No. 32. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." From Colton's Atlas of the world. New York : J.H. Colton, 1855-56. Available also...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth)
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of North America from the latest authorities, showing the... Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 by J.H. Colton in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Includes list of "Geographical statistic's," distance list, and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Disturnell, John - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Date: 1854
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    City of New-York Also shows extent of built-up areas, ward boundaries, and portions of Brooklyn and Williamsburg. "Printed according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Hand colored in light blue watercolor to identify water areas. Shows ward boundaries and portions of Brooklyn and Williamsburg. LC...
    • Contributor: Burr, David H. - S. Stiles & Co. - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1834
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    City & county map of New-York : Brooklyn, Williamsburgh, Jers...
    City and county map of New-York
    City street map showing built-up areas, streetcar/railroad lines, river piers (numbered, proprietors identified), municipal wards (numbered), and projected street-system grid to the northern end of Manhattan Island.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Lyne, James - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1857
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    Colton's China. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1855 by J. H. Colton & Co. ..." Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. From Colton's general atlas. 1861. Insets: Harbor & islands of Amoy -- Map of Canton and adjacent islands. Text on verso. At lower right: No. 28. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1861
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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital ... Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Virginia" and population tables on verso. "No. 24." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's general atlas, J.H. Colton & Co., Johnson & Browning, New York, 1859. Available...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1859
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    Persia Arabia & c. Relief shown by hachures. "No. 92" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital ... Shows wards, block numbers, extent of built-up area, major buildings, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 22." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton,...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the Un... Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Virginia" and population tables on verso. "No. 26." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Coltons general atlas, New York, 1857. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1857