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    Official map of Sacramento County, California Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral maps showing drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, township and section lines, political townships, etc. "Approved and declared to be the official map of Sacramento County by order of Board of Supervisors ... 1885." Includes distance table, "Statistics," inset map, and 3 Sacramento views: State Capitol, Plaza, and State Agricultural Society's pavillion. LC Land ownership maps, 34 ...
    • Contributor: Shepherd, Fred. A. - Britton & Rey
    • Date: 1885
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    Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by R.D. ... Relief shown in hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Covers San Francisco Bay and adjacent water and land areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 1 inset, 3 coastal panoramas and sailing information.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus) - Rodgers, A. F. - Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina)
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Official map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from the official maps Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, tracts, township & section lines, etc. " ... this map has been adopted by the Board of Supervisors ... for the purpose of defining all lines which are the boundaries of school and road districts, judicial townships and election precincts." Includes inset of Santa Catalina and ...
    • Contributor: Wright, E. T. (Edward T.) - Perry, C. N. - Los Angeles Lithographic Co. - Wright, E. T.
    • Date: 1898
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    Pinnacles National Monument : T. 16 & 17S. R. 7E "N.M. PIN. 7001 4/3/40." Relief shown by hachures. LC copy rubber-stamped on recto "Property of Hammond Inc., Editorial Dept., date acquired no. 1527, 4/3/40." Includes location map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1940
  • Map
    Map of wagon routes in Utah Territory
    Explorations of Capt. J.H. Simpson, T.E.U.S.A. in 1859
    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows routes of Captains Stansbury, Fremont, Gunnison, and Beckwith. In lower right margin: Facsimile reproduction by the Graphic Co., New York. Originally folded in map: Report of explorations across the great basin of the Territory of Utah. Includes table of "Geographical positions established by Capt. Simpson." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey) - Smith, J. K. L. - Putnam, Haldimand Sumner - Mechlin, J. R. P. - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - Graphic Company - Simpson, J. H.
    • Date: 1859
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    Topographical map of Lake Tahoe and surrounding country Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. "Entered according to an act of Congress in the year 1873 by Ferd. von Leicht ..." Mounted on cloth. Includes two inset views: Lake Tahoe and Donner Lake. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Leicht, Ferdinand Von
    • Date: 1874
  • Map
    Official map of Sonoma County, California : compiled from the official maps in the County Assessor's Office, with additions and corrections to June 1st, 1900 Relief shown by hachures. Includes inset maps of Healdsburg, Santa Rosa, Petaluma and Cloverdale. "Approved ... by resolution of the Board of Supervisors, September 7th, 1900." Cadastral maps showing land owners. Also shows drainage and ranchos. LC Land ownership maps, no. 44. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ricksecker, L. E. (Lucius Edgar) - W. Walkup & Co. - Britton & Rey - Ricksecker, L. E.
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Santa Barbara, California 1898. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 47 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Gifford, P. E. - Los Angeles Lithographic Co.
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    Map of the old portion of the city surrounding the plaza, showing the old plaza church, public square, the first gas plant and adode buildings, Los Angeles city, March 12th, 1873 Cadastral map. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cardboard. Map of a portion of Los Angeles City showing plots, large number of women landowners, and points of interest with dates. Copy annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Control no.: 2000-78
    • Contributor: Ruxton, A. G.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Official map of Marin County, California Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing land ownership, lot numbers, landowners' names, drainage, ranchos, roads, railroads, school districts, etc. LC Land ownership maps, 26 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Dodge, Geo. M. (George M.) - Schmidt Label & Litho. Co. - Dodge, Geo. M.
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Houghton as to the rights of the Southern Pacific R.R. Co. of Cal. to government lands under Acts of Congress passed July ... Detailed map of California, including Nevada. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, with major railroads distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Southern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    City of San Jose, Cal. 1875. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "From elevation of 500 ft. looking north." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 41 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Gifford, Charles - Gifford, W. C. - A.L. Bancroft & Company
    • Date: 1875
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    Bird's eye view of Santa Barbara, California, 1877. Looking north to the Santa Barbara Mountains. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Indexed for points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 45 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710
    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - A.L. Bancroft & Company - Glover, E. S.
    • Date: 1877
  • Map
    [Base map of California]. Shows names of counties, major cities and towns, and rivers. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, sectioned in 3, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H202 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Auburn, Cal. Bird's-eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, index to points of interest, ancillary map of Placer County, and col. ill. PM3
    • Contributor: Cook, C. P. - Elliott, W. W. (William Wallace)
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    A hysterical map of Death Valley National Monument : and it's lookin' mighty low Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lindgren, Jolly - Lindgren Brothers
    • Date: 1948
  • Map
    Map of the gold regions of California. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Pamphlet titled "Notes, to accompany Mr. Wyld's map..." 2 copies, second copy is a negative photostat, film negative in negatives file.
    • Contributor: Wyld, James
    • Date: 1849
  • Map
    Earthquake shaking potential for California, Spring 2003 Relief shown by shading. Shows level of earthquake hazard. Includes text, inset of "Three-quarters of our nation's earthquake losses will be in California," and important messages. Bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: California. Seismic Safety Commission
    • Date: 2002
  • Map
    Map of Los Angeles County : electric, steam railway lines, and mountain guide and also portion of Orange County Relief shown by hachures. Shows routes of electric and steam railway lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Newman, T.
    • Date: 1912
  • Map
    Official map of "Chinatown" in San Francisco Cadastral map showing names of owners, businesses, "Chinese occupancy," "Chinese gambling houses," and "White occupants." "The map and colors show only the first, or street floor of Chinatown and the occupancy of same." LC copy annotated in pencil Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note and list of names of Mayor and Supervisors.
    • Contributor: Farwell, Willard - Kunkler, John E. - Pond, E. - Bosqui Eng. & Print. Co.
    • Date: 1998
  • Map
    Map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from U.S. land surveys, records of private surveys, and from other reliable sources Relief shown by shading. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, township & section lines, etc. "Adopted by Board of Supervisors, Aug. 7th 1877." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1877, by Wildy & Stahlberg, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington." LC copy imperfect: Lower right portion of map torn off/missing. Includes inset ...
    • Contributor: Wildy, J. H. - Bien, Julius - Stahlberg, A. J.
    • Date: 1877
  • Map
    From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California : from explorations and surveys Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 1. "Drawn by John Young." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps... to Illustrate the Various Reports... (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 169 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Davis, Jefferson - Abbot, Henry L. - Siebert, Selmar - Young, John - United States. War Department - Williamson, R. S.
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Map of Orange County, California Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing roads, lot lines and numbers, landowners' names, and geographical features. "Colored by E.M. Sleator." LC Land ownership maps, 32 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Finley, S. H. (Solomon Henderson) - H.S. Crocker & Co. - Finley, S. H.
    • Date: 1889
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of Azusa, Los Angeles Co. Cal., 1887 "Rare early view of the newly laid out town of Azusa. In 1887, Jonathan Slauson and a group of local developers laid out the town of Azusa. This plan was likely published by Slauson"--From the 16th-19th centuries maps of California. Copy imperfect: Partly torn at center fold line. Includes inset views of "A.T. & S.F. Depot, Azusa" and "Hotel Azusa." Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Moore, E. S. - Slauson, Jonathan Sayre
    • Date: 1887
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    Los Angeles as it appeared in 1871. CIF56727 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Approved by the Historical Society of Southern California." Includes col. illus., historic notes, index to points of interest, and "Map showing original Spanish ranchos abutting on the sea." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 23.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Gores - Women's University Club, Los Angeles
    • Date: 1871