Maps of Liberia, 1830-1870
This collection of Liberia maps includes twenty examples from the American Colonization Society (ACS), organized in 1817 to resettle free black Americans in West Africa. These maps show early settlements in Liberia, indigenous political subdivisions, and some of the building lots that were assigned to settlers. This on-line presentation also includes other nineteenth-century maps of Liberia: a map prepared for a book first published ...
American Colonization Society - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
[Map of warranty-deed land tracts in the western part of Wyoming County, Pa.]
Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
Shows warranty-deed tract lines, acreages, warrantees' names, and line dimensions in Windham, Eaton, Monroe, and Lehman townships of Wyoming County, Pa. Some named tracts are designated as "Patented". Some tracts are not named or numbered. The Susquehanna River and Tunkhannock borough are shown at the eastern end of the map. There is no attribution present. Title devised by cataloguer. The map appears to have ...
Hoyer & Ludwig - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
Hotchkiss Map Collection
The Hotchkiss Map Collection contains cartographic items made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899), a topographic engineer in the Confederate Army. Hotchkiss made detailed battle maps primarily of the Shenandoah Valley, some of which were used by the Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson for their combat planning and strategy. Several of the maps have annotations of various military officers, demonstrating their ...
Chart of the coast of Brazil from Maranham to the River Plate.
"The spots coloured red on the chart indicate the places where slavers land their cargoes and also where they are fitted out for slave trading." "Ordered by the House of Commons, to be printed, 22 July 1850." Relief shown by hachures. In upper right margin: Select Committee on African Slave Trade. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes note and 12 insets. "No. ...
Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'a : from original surveys
General-content township wall map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Columbia borough inset shows building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize township and borough boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, stained in small areas, mounted on cloth backing. Includes note, inset ...
Sidney & Neff - Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Moody, Saml - Kuhl, F.
Ferguson, W. E. - Old Colony Railroad Company
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.
Fulton County, Ohio
LC Land ownership maps, 625 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, insets of Ottokee, Delta, and Wauseon, and Phillip's corner.
Map of Liberia
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated in pencil to change statement of responsibility to "by the American Colonization Society," and to add place names. Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society; Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes profile of mountains and notes. Vault
Gurley, Ralph Randolph - American Colonization Society
Map of the Town of Attleborough, Bristol County, Massachusetts
Shows buildings and householders' names. Also covers present Town of North Attleborough. Relief shown by hachures. Includes notes and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Vault Acquisitions control no. 35-82
Kase, S. P. - Reading & Columbia Railroad Company
Map of Liberia
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Copy one annotated with place names in pencil. Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society; Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes profile of mountains and notes. Vault
Gurley, Ralph Randolph - McClelland, D.
Hudson's Bay's country after La Veranderie, about 1740.
Carte des nouvelles découvertes dans l'Ouest du Canada et des nations, qui y habitent
Relief shown pictorially. Shows lakes, rivers, fortifications, and Indian tribes in the western region of the Hudson Bay south to the northern part of Lake Superior. French. Title and accompanying text in English. Based on the original in the Dépôt de la Marine of Paris. Oriented with north toward upper right. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - La Vérendrye, Pierre Gaultier De Varennes - Kohl, J. G.