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    A sketch of a survey made for Col. W'm Hickey, under a warrant from the United States, to take up vacant land : made to lay before his lawyers to determine some ... Cadastral survey map. Manuscript--ink and col. pencil. Lacks sections along edges; faced and backed with rice paper. Notes in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Hickey, William
    • Date: 1840
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    Sketch of the road from Black Horse to Crosswick, Scale ca. 1:26,000 and ca. 1:16,000; 800 paces to an in. (not 400 paces to an in.) and 400 paces to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown by shading. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1260 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Hills, John
    • Date: 1778
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    A tracing relating to Fort Washington or Knyphausen. Scale ca. 1:9,300. Alternate title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection: The northern part of the island of New York. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Title and construction lines in pencil. Has watermarks. Relief shown by hachures. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1161 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Sauthier, Claude Joseph
    • Date: 1776
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    Columbus, Ga.
    Columbus, Georgia
    Shows fortifications near Columbus, Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Oriented with north to the left. Pen and ink and pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S65, 167 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Fold-lined. Mounted on cloth. Laminated.
    • Date: 1864
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    [Union troop positions east of Dallas, Georgia, May 25-June 5, 1864]. Shows Union troop positions in eastern Paulding County, Georgia. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 43, no. 5. Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S69, 172 Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Date: 1864
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    Orange County, Va.
    Orange County, Virginia | Map of Orange Co.
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Date and scale derived from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and ink and pencil, drawn on a 1 1/2-inch grid on 9 sheets of paper pasted together, sectioned in 3, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H51 LC Land ownership maps, 1317 Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Izard, Walter
    • Date: 186?
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    Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression : also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & ... Shows areas occupied by the U.S. forces at several times during the early Civil War using blue, green, and red boundary lines. Covers the U.S. westward to approx. 95°W latitude. Relief shown by shading. Transfer; U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor; Apr. 24, 1911. Assumed to have been drawn as a preliminary sketch for the printed map "Historical sketch of the rebellion", published by...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus)
    • Date: 1862
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    Buckingham County, Virginia Shows outline of county with no names. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. In pencil in upper left corner: 228. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H286 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 180.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
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    Chart of Orchard Shoal, Lower Bay, New-York Depths shown by contours and soundings. India and col. inks. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Rubber-stamped, labels affixed to recto, titles added in margins in red crayon by later hand. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Balbach, Arthur - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Craven, Tunis A. M. - Wadsworth, A. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1858
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    A plan of Mr. Clifton's neck land platted by a scale of 50 poles to the inch
    Plan of Mr. Clifton's neck land platted by a scale of 50 poles to the inch. Old plat of the grounds in the NE part of the pasture of Mount Vernon from the summit of the hills on which the log'd cabbins are
    Title of the pasture map from photocopy of lower right quadrant. Sheet stained in several places, folded into sixteenths and separated along some fold lines. Lower right quadrant missing. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes watermark, possibly from C. & I. Honig. Accompanied by a photocopy of the front side of the missing quadrant, which...
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1760
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    Schofield crossing the Chattahooche [sic].
    Schofield crossing the Chattahoochee
    Shows Union troop positions, fortifications, and location of field headquarters in Fulton County between Roswell and Atlanta. Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 65, no. 4. Pencil, pen and ink, and blue ink. LC Civil...
    • Date: 1864
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    [Position of Army of Tennessee near Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864]. Shows positions of the 15th, 16th, and 17th Army Corps east of Atlanta and "Rebel conscr. camp" southwest of Decatur. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 90, no. 3. Pencil. LC Civil War maps (2nd...
    • Date: 1864
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    Plat of survey of Wm. M. Rapley's property fronting square west of sq. 471 : showing the docks and wharves described in lease and also the part occupied by Stephenson & Bro. ... Cadastral survey map covering waterfront area between 7th and 8th streets S.W. Black, brown, and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Faced with gauze, torn, missing section at corner, halved, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 801 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887
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    [Preliminary field sketch of part of the Shepherdstown Road east of Sharpsburg]. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on orange graph paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H119 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1895
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    Preliminary map of Hanover County, Virginia Ink with title in pencil, mounted on cloth. Two tears on left side and some losses on right edge. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H293 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. On verso in pencil: 192.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1871
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    [Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca. 1802-05]. Title from accompanying photocopied pages. Drawn by different hands. Attributed variously to Benjamin Latrobe, Robert Mills, and Thomas Jefferson. Pen-and-ink with lead pencil additions. Soiled, wrinkled, fold-lined, and torn. Accompanied by handwritten letter in ink, headed "The Library of Congress," that erroneously identifies plan as "Capitol Grounds." [1] sheet ; 26 x 21 cm. Also accompanied by photocopied pages from book : The President's...
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry - Mills, Robert - Jefferson, Thomas
    • Date: 1802
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    [Map of the environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863] Title, scale, and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. Pen and ink sketch map drawn on tracing cloth, showing roads in red, principal rivers in blue, and "Vicksburg & Jackson R.R.," streams, towns, and names of residents in black. Fortifications are indicated at the "R.R. Brigde" across the Big Black River. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S119, 282 Available also through the...
    • Date: 1863
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    A military map of a section of the country contiguous to Petersburg Description derived from published bibliography. Includes a table of distances and an explantion of the colored lines and colored areas of the map. Shows public highways, private carriage ways, woods, open fields, landing places, marshes, bogs and houses with names of residents. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more...
    • Contributor: Brodnax, William H. - Pegram, John
    • Date: 1864
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    The red shade shews the part of Port Royal belonging to Mess'rs Sands & Lynch : [Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing outline of Port Royal with city streets and lots superimposed. Covers area bounded by Q, 2nd, H, and 10th streets N.W. Black, brown, blue inks and watercolor. Fold-lined, faced with gauze, and mounted on cloth backing. Watermarked. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 732 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - Dermott, James R.
    • Date: 1796
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    Goose Creek : [Washington D.C.] Covers Tiber Creek estuary in the area now occupied by the Mall. Shows proposed Washington D.C. street alignments. Pen-and-ink and brown wash. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Watermark: J Whatman (with fleur-de-lis under crown). Oriented with north to the bottom. Stained, missing section at lower right corner, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Henry
    • Date: 1790
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    Plan of the entrance of Barataria, with a projected battery proposed by Col. G.T. Ross. Depths shown by soundings. Shows the American encampment, place of the projected battery, and ship routes. Pen-and-ink and watercolor, mounted on paper. Includes index to projected battery. In pencil in lower right hand corner: 1416. Imperfect: Folded down the middle, with losses along fold line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ross, G.T.
    • Date: 1812
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    Map of Carroll's land : [central Washington, D.C.] Cadastral survey of land tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, New Troy, and Houps Addition, with owners' names. "The out lines of the Resurvey as made for Charles Carroll Jun'r the 16th day of May 1759 is shadowed with yellow." Title from verso. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text and indexed boundary descriptions. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A. - Carroll, Charles
    • Date: 1793
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    [Savannah. Scale ca. 1:4,800. Manuscript, pen and ink. Unfinished plan. Watermark: J. Whatman [and a horn within a shield with W below] Oriented with north toward the lower right. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1583 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault. AACR2
    • Date: 1780
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    Plan for utilizing the water power of the Ohio River at Louisville, Ky. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by gradient tints. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Copy imperfect: Stained, brittle, missing small sections along lower edge, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text on steam and water power cost, waterways discharging information, and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2009-101
    • Contributor: Coghlan, Wm. C. (William C.)
    • Date: 1875
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    Section of the northern course of the canal from the tide in the Elk River at Frenchtown to the forked [oak] in Mr. Rudulph's swamp : [Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, Maryland portion] Relief shown by shading, hachures, and spot heights. Shows elevation of water levels at points along the canal route. Also shows "Practicable southern course". Oriented with north toward the upper right. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and watercolors. Sheet imperfect: torn at left and right sides, brittle, missing small sections in margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes...
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1803