Folded tourist map showing partial street system. Removed from textual publication: Washington, city and capital / Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration, 1937. Includes index to points of interest. "106318--37 (Face p. 719)." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
Federal Writers' Project - United States. Government Printing Office
This category includes maps that typically portray the physical environment and a variety of cultural elements for a geographic area at a particular point in time. The maps in this category show a geographic area larger than a city or town and do not display a subject that is part of one of the thematic categories.
The Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Online Checklist provides a searchable database of the fire insurance maps published by the Sanborn Map Company housed in the collections of the Geography and Map Division. The online checklist is based upon the Library's 1981 publication Fire Insurance Maps in the Library of Congress and will be continually updated to reflect new acquisitions. <img src="//www.loc.gov/rr/geogmap/sanborn/images/rbcov.gif" ...
A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...
Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth
Possibly a draft prepared for reproduction by Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. A seal "Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy"; and "Emergency reproduction of Japanese charts"--On a piece of paper pasted on map. "From H.O.N.M.: from other sources: Printed by H.O., Aug '44 [date handwritten]"; also "Soundings and heights in meters"; and "Fathoms to meters" (table)--Printed ...
Japan. Kaigunshō. Suirobu - United States. Hydrographic Office
"Colors indicate average monthly rental for each block." Also shows number of dwelling units and other statistical data per block. At head of title: Real property inventory, Washington, D.C. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "Project number 65-23-4604." LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
United States. Federal Housing Administration - United States. Works Progress Administration
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.
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 ...
"March 1934." Covers central business district and federal enclave. Brown-line print. "File no. 7-90." LC copy darkened and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
United States. National Park Service. Branch of Buildings
"Deutschland" and "Süddeutschland" (2 col. maps on fold. sheet) "Das badische Jugendherbergsnetz" (col. map on sheet) and "Kriegschauplätze in Baden während des Dreissigjährigen Krieges" (sheet of text) in pocket at end.
Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights. Depths shown by contours. Shows Morondava and surrounding region. "Héliogravure du Service géographique de Madagascar (1937)." Includes sheet index and cartographic responsibility diagram.