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    Map of Maryland showing principal buildings, roads, cities and towns, created or existing prior to 1794 : a few residences are of a later date Relief shown by hachures. Does not cover western Maryland. In left lower margin: Copyright, H. Brooks Price, 1933. Includes col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Price, H. Brooks
    • Date: 1794
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    Martenet's Map of Howard County, Maryland : drawn entirely from actual surveys Landowners identified. LC Land ownership maps, 296 Includes illus. and 3 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Martenet, Simon J.
    • Date: 1860
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    Route map of the Norfolk & Washington Steamboat Company : showing the Potomac River, Chesapeake Bay, and adjacent territory in Maryland and Virginia. Includes notes and distance table. Text, 3 deck plans, and fare table on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Norfolk and Washington Steamboat Company
    • Date: 1920
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    A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ... " "Printed for Robt. Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, & Thos. Jefferys at the corner of St. Martins Lane, Charing Cross, London." From Thomas Jefferys' The American atlas. 1775. Includes distance chart. On verso: 20--21. LC Maps of...
    • Contributor: Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Sayer, Robert - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1775
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    Antietam battlefield. Preliminary map no. 3. Scale ca. 1:5,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.6 Detailed map of the battlefield showing roads and lanes, fences, houses, names of residents, crops, woodland, and relief by hachures. Troop positions are not noted. This map was acquired by the Library of Congress in 1948 with the purchase of the papers and maps of Maj. Jedediah Hotchkiss. Description derived from published bibliography. Available...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1895
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    Sketch of the action fought near Bladensberg [i.e. Bladensburg], August 24th, 1814 Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Tears, stains, mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Ormsby, Thos
    • Date: 1816
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    Status of soil surveys, Maryland : September 1996 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Also covers District of Columbia. Includes source-materials note. "1005803." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Natural Resources Conservation Service - National Cartography and Geospatial Center (U.S.)
    • Date: 1996
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    Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland. Scale ca. 1:880,000. Third state. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows Virginia, Maryland, and "De La War counties." The third state is described in Joshua Fry's The Fry & Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland; a facsimile of the 1st ed. ... introduction by Dumas Malone. 1966. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1433 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Robert De Vaugondy, Gilles - Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Groux
    • Date: 1776
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    Catoctin Mountains, Catoctin Mountain Park, Cunningham Falls State Park, Maryland Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Relief shown by shading and spot heights. "*GPO: 1993--342-398/80075. Reprint 1989." Panel title. Title at top: Guide and map, Catoctin Mountain Park, Cunningham Falls State Park. Includes "Trail guide" table. Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1989
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    Surveys & reconnaissances in the vicinity of Budd's Ferry, Charles Co., Md. Relief shown by hachures. In upper lefthand corner: 211, L. Sheet 5. In lower righthand corner: Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr., Defenses of Washington, to Engr. Dept., Jan'y 1866. Shows roads, drainage, houses, names of residents along the Potomac River, "Hd. Qrs. Genl. Hooker's Dvn.," "Hd. Qrs. Sickles Brgd.," breastwork and battery at Budd's Ferry, and the location of batteries in Prince William...
    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Williamson, R. S.
    • Date: 1862
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    State of Maryland priority watersheds Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available "October 1986." Proof sheet. Includes note and indexed table of watershed information. "4-R-39221." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service - National Cartographic Center (U.S.)
    • Date: 1986
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    Maryland and Delaware.
    Hammond's 8 x 11 map of Maryland and Delaware Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Relief shown by hachures. "Copyright, 1904, by C.S. Hammond & Co., N.Y." Map removed from unidentified encyclopedia volume. LC copy imperfect: Small section of left margin and border torn away. Includes "Western part of Maryland" inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: C.S. Hammond & Company
    • Date: 1904
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    Plan of the city of Baltimore Shows wards. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the battlefield of Antietam. This map shows the position of each of the forty-two different commands of the regular army engaged in the battle of Antietam, September 17, 1862. Battery ... Scale 1:14,080. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 250 Legend lists Union commands and the names of the commanders. Each unit is keyed by number to a position on the map. Confederate positions are not indicated. Shows roads, railroad, houses, fences, names of residents, "Burnside Bridge," "Bloody Lane," "Dunker's Chapel," "National Cemetery," towns, vegetation, drainage, fords, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published...
    • Contributor: Antietam Battlefield Board - Friebus, Theo
    • Date: 1893
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    Map of Montgomery County, Maryland General-content military map; also shows rural buildings with householders' names and extensive delineation of ravines (only in Montgomery County in the immediate vicinity of the District of Columbia). Also covers the western end of Prince George's County (Md.). Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Autographic Transfer printed at the Coast Survey Office, June 24th 1863." Available also through the...
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of Topographical Engineers - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862
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    Chesapeake Bay watershed, highly erodible land on cropland, 1992 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Shows soil erodibility within hydrologic units (regions). Also covers Susquehanna River watershed. Includes notes. "6-50." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
    • Date: 1992
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    To the American Philosophical Society, this map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak bays, with the said bays and shores adjacent drawn from the most accurate surveys is humbly inscribed by ... Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in ink. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Churchman, John - American Philosophical Society
    • Date: 1786
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    Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale ca. 1:300,000. Folded title: Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, National Historical Park, District of Columbia/Maryland. "1971-435-414/84." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes inset of the Great Falls area. Text and illus. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1971
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    The states of Maryland and Delaware from the latest surveys, 1799. Scale ca. 1:1,280,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for New encyclopedia, published by J. Low, New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Anderson
    • Date: 1799
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    Scott's map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
    Map of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
    Relief shown by hachures. General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names, lot lines in rural subdivisions/villages, and election districts. Differs from other 1842 ed. in being hand col. to show townships and in having normal north-at-top orientation. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1842 by Jos'a Scott, in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Printed...
    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua - Tide Water Canal Company
    • Date: 1842
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    Plan of the Rebel attack on Washington, D.C., July 11th and 12th, 1864. As a diversionary measure to take some of the pressure off of besieged Petersburg, Confederate forces under Jubal Early launched a northern offensive beginning in late June 1864. After stops near Harper's Ferry and Shepherdstown, W. Va., and Frederick and Baltimore, Md., they reached the outskirts of Washington, D.C., by July 11. Reconnaissance showed the Union had begun some intensive reinforcement, so an attack...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-07-11
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    Parole Camp Annapolis, M'd. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 245.39 Bird's-eye view. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864 by E. Sachse & Co. in ... the District Court of Md." Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy lacks lower left corner and part of index; upper margin cut off;...
    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1864
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    Catoctin, Catoctin Mountain Park, Cunningham Falls State Park, Maryland Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Scale ca. 1:51,000. Title from verso. Relief shown by spot heights. "New 1974." Includes text and location map. Text and table of trail information on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1980
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    Battle of Crampton's Gap, Maryland : fought Septr 14th 1862. Shows the area surrounding Burkittsville, Frederick County, Md., as the left wing of McClellan's army moved toward Crampton's Gap to try to prevent the Confederate assault on Harper's Ferry, W. Va.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1862-09-14
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    Nation's capital area. [Washington D.C. and Cheaspeake Bay regions] Scale 1:250,000. Photo mosaic. Does not show relief. "National Aeronautics and Space Administration image." "NASA (ERTS-1)." "This 'false-color' composite imagery of the National Capital area was produced by the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, from multispectral imagery taken by the NASA Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ERTS-1) on October 11, 1972 ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Date: 1973