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    Plan of the Battle of Monocacy, Maryland, July 9th, 1864. The map shows the location of troops on either side of the Monocacy River and north into the city of Frederick, Md. This engagement, part of "Early's Washington Raid" took place on July 9, 1864. Early's troops met Federal forces near the river. The Union troops were routed and retreated to Baltimore.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-07-09
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    Le Mississipi ou la Louisiane dans l'Amérique septentrionale. Hand colored. Panorama. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Geographic features appear in mirror image; mouth of the Mississippi is to the right, Mobile and Pensacola to the left. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Basset (Firm)
    • Date: 1770
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    Birds eye view of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia Scale ca. 1:1,203,840. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.3 At top of map: The seat of war. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by W. Schaus." This is a map and not a bird's-eye view. It indicates forts, towns, railroads, principal roads, and relief by shading. Insets: [Lower Mississippi Valley] 15 x 13 cm.-[Richmond and vicinity] 7 x 8 ...
    • Contributor: Schedler, J. (Joseph) - Schedler, J.
    • Date: 1861
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    A map of General Washington's farm of Mount Vernon from a drawing transmitted by the General. Removed from: Letters from His Excellency George Washington, to Arthur Young, [etc.]. London, 1801. Opp. p. (E312.75.A27 Rare Book Rm.) Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1801
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    Map of the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Ry.; and connections. Map of United States showing major relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, railroad stations, the railroad network, with emphasis on Tennessee. Names of railroads along the lines are indicated. This line was first chartered under Nashville and Chattanooga Railroad on December 11, 1845. Its present name dates from 1873.
    • Contributor: Danley, W. L. - Nashville, Chattanooga, and St. Louis Railway
    • Date: 1889
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    Binghamton, N.Y. 1901. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 538 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and directory. AACR2
    • Contributor: Landis & Alsop
    • Date: 1901
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    Boston & harbour. Scale ca. 1:96,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title in pencil. Has watermark. Shows soundings of main channel and shoals. Outer islands are named. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 944 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1775
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    Map of Essex County, New Jersey : with the names of property holders &c. Relief shown in hachures. Inset of Newark, N.J. with index. LC Land ownership maps, 446 LC Ward maps, 165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 3 views.
    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C. (James C.) - Sidney, J. C.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the city of Washington. Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Washington, D.C., July 12th, 1886." Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in ink and red pencil to show new bridge, and annotated in ink in lower margin: Pennsylvania Avenue is concreted from Rock Creek to 11th Street East. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Weller & Repetti
    • Date: 1886
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    Sketch of the battles of Chancellorsville, Salem Church, and Fredericksburg, May 2, 3, and 4, 1863 "Accompanying report of Gen. R.E. Lee, C.S. Army Series I. Vol. XXV Part 1: page 795." Plate 41, map 1 from: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies. Washington : GPO, 1891-1893. Relief shown by hachures. Shows location of Union and Confederate forces. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1891
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    H. V. Poor's rail road map showing particularly the location and connections of the North East & South West Alabama Rail Road, by E. D. Sanford, Civil Engineer. Covers the United States from the Mississippi River east, and from Maine to northern Florida. Includes drainage, relief by hachures, place names, state boundaries, canals, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Sanford, E. D. - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
    • Date: 1854
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    War telegram marking map. Scale ca. 1:490,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.7 Base map depicting eastern Virignia printed in brown ink. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by L. Prang & Co." "Explanations. The extraordinary large scale on which this map is drawn has been adopted to make it just what we designed it to be, namely 1st. The most distinct map ...
    • Contributor: Louis Prang and Company
    • Date: 1862
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    Tour route, Chickamauga Battlefield, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia and Tennessee.
    Chickamauga battlefield.
    Scale ca. 1:55,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 162.9 Reprinted 1957. Illustrates descriptive brochure entitled "Chickamauga Battlefield, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia and Tennessee." Map indicates "Union defense line morning of Sept. 20." battlefield sites, park boundary, and tour route. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1955
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    Carte d'une partie des côtes de la Floride et de la Louisiane, contenant le cours du Mississipi, depuis ses embouchures jusqu'à la Rivière Rouge, l'entrée de la Mobile et les baies de ... Scale ca. 1:1,125,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Longitude occidentale du méridien de Paris." "No. 1. H." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1611 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 700/1
    • Contributor: France. Dépôt Des Cartes Et Plans De La Marine - Sartine, Antoine De - Petit
    • Date: 1778
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    Map of the east part of Tom Green County. Shows land ownership. "Copyright 1893 W. L. Mc Gaughey Commissioner of the Genl. Land Office of the State of Texas." "General Land Office, July 1894." LC copy mounted on cloth and faded throughout. LC Land ownership maps, 1146 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Texas. General Land Office - McGaughey, W. L.
    • Date: 1894
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    Traveller's map of the middle, northern, eastern states and Canada showing all the railroad, steamboat, canal and principal stage routes. Map covers the northeastern portion of the United States.
    • Contributor: Disturnell, John
    • Date: 1849
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    Karte von Carolina und Georgien zur allgemeinen Geschichte der Reisen. Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. "No. 49." From Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande. 1758. v. 16. no. 19. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1385 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1758
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    Carte de la Nouvelle Angleterre, Nouvelle Yorck, et Pensilvanie. Covers the area from Penobscot Bay to Chesapeake Bay and west to Lake Erie. Shows provices, towns, forts, rivers, Indian tribal territory, and relief. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. "Tom. XIV. in 4⁰, no. 9. Tome 14. in 8⁰, page 97." in lower margin. Appears in Jean François de La Harpe's Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages. 1780. LC Maps of North America, ...
    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Date: 1757
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    [A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of ... Scale ca. 1:25,500. Title from engraved map published by Faden in 1776. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset "Plan of the platform in Sullivan's Fort." Annotated by Lt. Colonel Thos. James of the Rl. Rt. of Artillery, to delete one "l" from "Sullivan's Fort." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1544 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Faden, William - James, Thomas
    • Date: 1776
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    Part of Charleston Harbor, embracing forts Moultrie, Sumter, Johnson, and Castle Pinckney, also Sullivan, James & Morris islands; and showing the position of the Star of the West, when fired into from ... Scale ca. 1:31,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 374 Shows the channel, drainage, vegetation, roads, plan of the city, and forts. A portrait of Major Anderson, commander of Fort Sumter, is in the upper right corner. Below the neat line is a view of the harbor and city from Fort Johnson to Mt. Pleasant. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Perry, George T.
    • Date: 1861
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    Military map of south-western Virginia & North Carolina
    Military map of southwestern Virginia and North Carolina | Map of South West Virginia and North Carolina
    Relief shown by hachures and shading. Originally issued as a map folded into a textual publication (book?). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2000-45. CW3
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1865
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    Chicago Great Western Railway "Maple Leaf Route." Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, railroad network with the main line in heavy black lines. Ticket and general information on the verso.
    • Contributor: Poole Brothers - Chicago Great Western Railway Company
    • Date: 1897
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    Official map of Modoc County, California Relief shown by shading. Cadastral map showing land ownership, landowners' names, drainage, township & section lines, judicial townships, school & road districts, etc. Stamped on: Colored by E.M. Sleator, 529 Shotwell St., S.F. "Approved this 6th day of July, 1887 ... Chaiman of Board of Supervisors ... ." LC Land ownership maps, 27 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Smith, A. A. - Jenks, D. W. - Britton & Rey
    • Date: 1887
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    Map of Somerset County, Pa. General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Somerset and Berlin insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries, township territories, and inset maps. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the ... Western District of Penna., Sept. 6th 1860, by Edward L. Walker." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, trimmed ...
    • Contributor: Walker, Edward L. - G.F. Schuchman & Co.
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad ... Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC copy annotated in color to show Indian reservations and military departments, and colored flags to show military establishments. Two copies. Copy 1 has brown flags and is sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 has red and brown flags. Incorporates note and surveys added after Jan. 8, 1858. Shows Indian tribal locations, military ...
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1858