Kensett, Thomas - Tardieu, P. F. (Pierre François)
Improved dissected maps, combining instruction with amusement, Europe
Relief shown by hachures. Title from label affixed to box lid. Alternate title on label affixed to box front: Europe. At head of lid title: Warranted perfect. Additional label imprinted "Europe" affixed to title label. LC copy imperfect: One piece missing. Puzzle outline irregular. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Shelf
Wallis's Original Manufactory - Wallis, J. (John)
Relief shown by shading. Prime meridian: Paris. Appears in: Atlas supplémentaire du précis de la geographie universelle de M. Malte-Brun / dressé conformement au texte de cet ouvrage et sous les yeux del'auteur par M. Lapie, capitaine ingénieur géographe. A Paris : Chez François Buisson, 1812. Includes illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stamped ...
Lapie, (Pierre) - Malte-Brun, Conrad - Chamouin, Jean Baptiste Marie - Lapie
Sketch of the country between the Coa & Sierra de Gata
Relief and shown pictorially and by shading. Pen and ink and watercolor. On verso: Gorge Hartmann Major 10 May 1812. Watermark: John Hall. Mounted on cloth backing. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
Jiang hai quan tu.
江海全圖. | Man ling biao Jiang hai quan tu | Complete map of rivers and coastline
Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. Oriented with north to the left. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Covers from Yalu Jiang to Yong Jiang in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province. Shows the coast line and major rivers of Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Shangdong, Zhiling, Shengjing. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 31. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Previous call number: G7822.C6 1854 .J5 ...
Wallis, J. (John) - Neele, Samuel John
Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond
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
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.
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.
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.
Fort Washington, head of Harlem River.
Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Shows military troop positions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
Essex County ; Worcester County.
From: Boston gazette ... Monday, March 9, 1812. Shows gerrymander of state senatorial districts. Includes text. LC copy imperfect: Holes, tears, creases, darkening, and stains. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 95-19
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 ...