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    Railroad Maps, 1828-1900 Contains 623 maps chosen from more than 3,000 railroad maps and about 2,000 regional, state, and county maps, and other maps which show "internal improvements" of the past century. The maps presented here are a selection from the Geography and Map Division holdings, based on the popular cartobibliography, Railroad Maps of the United States: A Selective Annotated Bibliography of Original 19th-century Maps in the ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1998

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    Military Battles and Campaigns This category contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant ...
    • Date: 1570

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    Thirty five miles around Richmond, Va. Shows radial distances from Richmond and fortifications. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 631 Includes views of "The capitol of the C.S., Richmond" and "Washington Monument, Richmond". Insets: Map of the city of Richmond, Va., from the U.S. Coast Survey map of 1860, with additions by Jed. Hotchkiss. 1866. Scale [ca. 1:52,000]. -- Map of the city of Petersburg, Va., from Lynch's map with ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Bohn, Casimir
    • Date: 1867
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    Fredericksburg. [Dec. 1862] LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 553.8 Detailed map of the environs of Fredericksburg giving Union entrenchments in blue and Confederate entrenchments in red, roads, "Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Rail Road," street plan of Fredericksburg and Falmouth, houses, fences, names of residents in rural areas, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Antietam Relief shown by hachures. "General direction of Confederate line of battle, Sept. 16th 1862" and "(General direction of) Confederate line of battle, Sept. 17th 1862 (evening)" are hand-colored in red. Union troop positions are not indicated. Detailed map of the environs of Sharpsburg showing roads, the "Washington Co. R.R.," fences, houses, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, villages, the "Burnside Bridge," "Bloody Lane," "Dunker's Chapel," ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Caroline County, Virginia Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over pencil grid, mounted on cloth. In pencil in upper left corner: 237 and No. XVII Caroline Co. In pencil in upper right corner: Silley [illegible], Aug. 18th. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H287 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 177.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
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    Peoria, Illinois 1867. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 178 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1867
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    The Wilderness [1864] Scale 1:21,120. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 665.8 In this issue, the map is printed on a yellow background with the Rapidan River colored green. Detailed map giving Union works in blue and Confederate works in red, roads, railroads, houses, fences, names of residents, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map showing the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw Railroad and its connections. Map of the Great Lakes area showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Jackson, Lansing, and Saginaw Railroad
    • Date: 1867
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    Pontiac, Oakland Co., Michigan 1867. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 369 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1867
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    Lake City, Wabasha Co., Minnesota 1867. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 390 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1867
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    A new sectional map of the state of Kansas showing the route of the Union Pacific Railway--E. D. to Denver City. Col. and complete system of projected rail roads. Information compiled & ... Detailed township and county map showing drainage. Relief by hachures, salt marshes, and minerals in inset only. Includes Indian reservations, roads and railroads, and the land grants of the Union Pacific in Kansas. Lists projected railroads.
    • Contributor: Du Bois, Charles
    • Date: 1867
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    Augusta County, Virginia, Scale ca. 1:126,720. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H282 Unfinished map, giving roads in red and drainage in blue. Some elevations are shown by hachures, but coverage is incomplete. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
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    Charles City, Pr. George and Surry counties, Virginia
    Charles City, prince George and Surry counties, Virginia
    Pen-and-ink and col. pencil over pencil grid on sheets of paper pasted together, and mounted on cloth. In pencil in upper right corner: 249. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H288 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 179.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
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    Richmond [1862-1865] LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 632.8 Detailed topographic map of the environs of Richmond showing Confederate fortifications in red, Union fortifications in blue, roads, street pattern of Richmond and Manchester, railroads, towns, vegetation, drainage, hachures, houses, and names of residents. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michie, Peter Smith - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Cairo, Il[linois] 1867. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 141 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1867
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    A topographical map of the Elizabeth Furnace iron property, Augusta Co., Va., containing about 6250 acres, Aug. 1867. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H237 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Insets: Map showing the general location of Elizabeth Furnace, Augusta Co., Va., by Jed. Hotchkiss, 1867 -- Profile of road from Elizabeth Furnace to ore banks &c. from surveys by ...
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1867
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    Cities and Towns This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.
    • Date: 1500

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    Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 1867. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1030 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1867
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    Bird's eye view of Bay City, Portsmouth, Wenona & Salzburg, Bay Co., Michigan 1867. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 338 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Chicago Lithographing Co.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of the route of the Southern Continental R.R. with connections from Kansas City Mo., Ft. Smith Ark. and Shreveport La., giving a general view of the recent surveys of the Kansas ... Detailed map of the western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, forts, military and Indian reservations, wagon roads, trails, routes of exploration, and the railroad network indicating finished, unfinished, and connecting lines.
    • Contributor: Palmer, William Jackson - Southern Continental Railroad
    • Date: 1867
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    [Sanborn Fire Insurance Map Collection]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Consists of the Sanborn fire insurance map holdings of the Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress. These maps depict the commercial, industrial, and residential sections of approximately 12,000 cities and towns primarily in the United States but also include limited portions of Canada, Cuba, and Mexico. Sanborn maps were designed to assist fire insurance agents in determining the degree of hazard ...
    • Contributor: Sanborn (Firm)
    • Date: 1867
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    Plan of the city of Washington, the capitol of the United States of America. Scale ca. 1:27,500. Hand colored. Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "30." LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1867
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    Creed crusher, or, spiritual mill for pulverizing creed &c., : God dwelleth not in temples made with hands, Acts 17 c. 24 v.
    Spiritual mill for pulverizing creed & c.
    Includes text and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lewis, T. J. (Thomas J.) - Lewis, T. J.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map showing the line of the New Haven, Middletown, and Boston Railroad and its connections. Map of New England showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, distances, and the railroad network with named lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - New Haven, Middletown, and Boston Railroad
    • Date: 1867