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    [Manuscript map of British and American troop positions in the New York City region at the time of the Battle of Long Island (Aug.-Sept. 1776)]. Covers present-day New York City vicinity including Staten Island, Palisades area (N.J.), New Rochelle (N.Y.), and Jamaica Bay. Shows troop positions, fortifications, ship anchorage areas, roads, built-up areas, villages, and agricultural field areas. Relief shown by shading, hachures, and landform drawings. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title devised by cataloger. Map appears to be a composite copied from the DesBarres sheets of the...
    • Date: 1776
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    [Sketch of the region west of Charlestown, West Virginia, showing fortifications]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 82, no. 6. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H184 Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Date: 1864
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    A draught of Lake George, and part of Hudson's River taken September 1756 Scale ca. 1:253,440. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Indexed for points of interest. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1076 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Loring, Joshua
    • Date: 1756
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    Crown Point & part of Lake Champlain. Scale 1:7,920; 10 chains to 1 in. Title from manuscript on verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1117 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1768
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    A draught of the Bay of Honduras and part of the Musquetto Shore. Scale ca. 1:435,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over a cross, all over an undecipherable mark and the letters LVC. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 2128 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 60 Includes descriptive notes and "A large draught of Trusillo Bay of lattid. 16⁰14ʹ No., variation 6⁰30ʹ e[as]terly," ca. 1:38,000. Shows...
    • Contributor: Robertson, George
    • Date: 1764
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    [Map of part of Wythe County, Va.]. Shows the names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen on a 3/4-inch grid. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H65 LC Land ownership maps, 1366 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
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    A map, Middlesex County. Scale ca. 1:64,000. Title from table of contents: A survey of Middlesex County by B. Morgan, A. Dunham [and] J. Rue. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1255 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651; 700/1
    • Contributor: Hills, John - Morgan, Benjamin - Dunham, Azariah - Rue, Joseph
    • Date: 1781
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    Plan of the works opposite Hell-Gate. Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1153 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1776
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    Fort on the first hill in Dorc̃ester. Fort on the second hill in Dorc̃ester. Scale 1:480; 40 ft. to 1 in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. One of a series of 5 drawings, in the same hand, of fortifications around Boston after rebuilding by American forces. Includes a profile of each fort. On verso, in a different hand: W. H. Spooner, No. 5. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 928 Available also through the Library...
    • Date: 1776
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    [Map of the Shenandoah Valley from Mt. Jackson to Midway, including parts of Shenandoah, Page, Rockingham, and Augusta counties, Virginia]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by form lines. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen with left corner cut away, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H145 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?
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    [Vicinity of Petersburg]
    Petersburg
    Pen and ink manuscript map drawn on tracing cloth showing Civil War fortifications, roads, railroads, rivers, vegetation and houses with names of residents. Confederate lines drawn in red. Union lines and batteries drawn in blue. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Dept - Michler, N. (Nathaniel)
    • Date: 1864
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    Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing Washington D.C. street system superimposed on the earlier Hamburg street plan. Shows Hamburg lots and Washington block numbers and dimensions. Covers area bounded by 27th, H, and 17th streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Black and brown inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 5 sheets, assembled to 1, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Stained and missing small...
    • Date: 1790
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    Ft. Provost in 1781. Scale 1:960; 80 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1589 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440
    • Date: 1781
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    Interoceanic river aqueduct connecting the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans : [Colombia] Shows region of Humboldt Bay, Truando River, and Atrato River. "The proposed works are shown by a pink shade." Depths shown by soundings. In upper margin: Plate IV. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 249 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 3 cross sections. Vault
    • Contributor: Kennish, W.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of Little North Mt. land (collat to SGC 20m Ap. 1, 1879)
    Map of Little North Mountain land (collat to SGC 20m Ap. 1, 1879)
    Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over ink and pencil grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H242 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 183.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1876
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    [Map of the northwestern part of Cobb County, Georgia, showing Union works near Kenesaw [sic] Mountain, June 1864] Shows locations of the headquarters of the Department of the Cumberland on the 19th and 24th of June. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, blue ink, and red ink on tracing cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S85, 188 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Department of the Cumberland. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Department of the Tennessee. Topographical Engineers - United States. Army. Corps, 23rd (). Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1864
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    Attacks upon Rhode Island, Augt. 1778. Scale ca. 1:120,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows all of Narragansett Bay. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north to the right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1015 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Date: 1778
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    Ticonderoga as it was in 1759. Scale ca. 1:84,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, on tracing paper. Includes index to military activities. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1118 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1759
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of a land tract fronting Tennallytown Road north of Pierce's Mill Road, Tenleytown, Washington D.C.] In lead pencil: Aug. 91. Title devised by cataloger. India ink and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Benton, Wm. H. (William H.)
    • Date: 1891
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    [Preliminary map of the battlefield of Waynesboro, Virginia, March 2, 1865]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. Similar to the map reproduced in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, pl. 72, no. 7. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H198 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as...
    • Date: 1865
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    North west part of Montserrado County, Liberia : in ten mile squares. Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society. Sheets taped together to form irregular shape. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 18??
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    [Eight grade profiles of streets in Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Title devised by cataloger. On cloth backing in lead pencil: Profiles showing grading of Market St. east side and west side of Duck Lane etc., 1853. At lower left in lead pencil: Lewis Carbery, reported to Carpenter, Sept'r 1853. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1853
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    Natural provinces : [Texas]. "Contour interval 1000 feet." Pen-and-ink on base map: Map of Texas and parts of adjoining territories / compiled by and under the direction of Robert T. Hill ; drawn by Henry S. Selden and Willard D. Johnson, 1899 ; Andrew B. Graham Co., photo-lithographers, Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hill, Robert Thomas - Selden, Henry S. - Johnson, Willard D. - Andrew Graham Co.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Dr. Hale's map of Cabin Creek lands.
    Doctor Hale's map of Cabin Creek lands
    General map not showing coal mines or timber lands. Shows portion of Kanawha County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H253 In pencil on verso: 472. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
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    Caroline Co., Va.
    Caroline County, Virginia | Map of the area between Fredericksburg and Hanover, Va., including Caroline County, and the eastern part of Spotsylvania County
    Title from verso. Drawn on a 1/4-inch grid. Pen-and-ink on grid drawn in pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H26 Annotated in pencil in upper right: (215). Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 186?