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  • Map
    An Indian map of the Upper-Missouri, 1801. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. English. Some place names in Blackfoot. Copied from a map in the London archives of the Hudson Bay Company. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Map and two sections of notes mounted on paper mounted on cloth. Vault
    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - Kohl, J. G.
    • Date: 1850
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    Carte figurative de l'exportation de la houille Anglaise en 1850 Includes statistics. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2003-11b
    • Contributor: Minard, Charles Joseph - Regnier Et Dourdet (Firm)
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Terre Haute and Richmond Rail Road and connecting lines. Outline map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing the rail network. Chartered in 1847. In 1865 name changed to the Terre Haute and Indianapolis Railroad.
    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A. (Thomas Armstrong) - Terre Haute and Richmond Railroad - Morris, Thomas A.
    • Date: 185?
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    Plan placing the current channel of the Potomac permanently a... Signed ms. sketch map. Watercolor (blue, brown, and black) and lead pencil. LC copy soiled, brittle, and missing edge sections including cartographic content. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault
    • Contributor: Clinton, Thos. G.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the Ohio and Pennsylvania Railroad and connecting line... Outline map of the northeastern and north-central states showing major drainage, relief by hachures in Ohio, place names, canals, and the railroad network. Chartered in 1848. Consolidated to form the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad. See entry 534.
    • Contributor: Roberts, Solomon W. (Solomon White) - Ohio and Pennsylvania Rail-Road Company - Roberts, Solomon W.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of Foxborough : containing 12806 acres Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing drainage, landowners' names, school houses, roads, railroads, etc. Includes lists of selected ministers, town clerks and officers, landowners' names, census information, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2011-006
    • Contributor: Everett, J. M.
    • Date: 1850
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    Sherman & Smith's railroad, steam boat & stage route map of N... Detailed township and county map showing place names and some indication of drainage and relief.
    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (John Calvin) - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of Liberia Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated in red ink to show additional place names, rivers, and boundaries. 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
    • Contributor: Gurley, Ralph Randolph - McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Dinsmore & Company's new and complete map of the railway syst... Map of the eastern United States to about the 96th Meridian showing operating and projected railroads.
    • Contributor: Dinsmore, Curran
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Topographical map of Seneca County, N.Y. General-content county map showing towns (townships), military survey lot lines, lot numbers, rural buildings, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, laminated, darkened, fold-lined, missing small edge sections. LC Land ownership maps, 561 Includes Census of 1850 statistical table, "Village statistics" table, and marsh/swamp acreage table for Town of Tyre. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Gibson, Wm. T. (William T.) - Gavit, John E. - Seneca County Agricultural Society (N.Y.) - Gibson, Wm. T.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Ro... Topographical map of part of the middle Atlantic region showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, turnpikes, railroads in operation, final location of lines, surveyed lines, and rejected lines.
    • Contributor: Fink, Albert - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Plat of Plattsmouth, N.T. Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Oriented with north to the right. Cadastral map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Lewis, Charles M. - Elbert & Clarke
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Hudson's Bay's country
    Copy of a map, presented to the Congress
    Also covers northern United States. Relief shown pictorially. Copy of a manuscript map from the Archives of the Hudson's Bay Company. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - Pond, Peter
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    [Map of Nisqually Plains]. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of the route surveyed from the Mississippi at Lake Provid... Scale ca. 1:370,000. At head of title: Survey of routes from the valley of the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean. LC Railroad maps, 147 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Sidell, William Henry
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Carte geographiqve de la novvelle Franse Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Manuscript, pencil and pen-and-ink. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and text. Accompanied by manuscript text. [4] p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Thoreau, Henry David - Champlain, Samuel De
    • Date: 1850
  • Collection
    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Be... 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 ...
    • Contributor: Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth

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  • Map
    Map of Crawford County, Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 612 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes views of public, residential, and commercial properties, distance table, statistical table, insets of Galion, Bucyrus, and Crestline.
    • Contributor: M.H. And J.V.B Watson
    • Date: 1850
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    Carte de la Nouvelle France, Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Manuscript, pencil and pen-and-ink. "Rather more than 1/4 of the whole map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Index to points of interest on verso. Accompanied by manuscript text. [4] p. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Thoreau, Henry David - Champlain, Samuel De
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the townships of Upper and Lower Nazareth, Northampton... General-content map showing roads, copses, farmsteads, rural buildings, acreages, and householders' names. Does not show real-property lines or land tracts. Also shows houses and occupants' names in the village (later borough) of Nazareth. Hand col. to differentiate the 2 townships. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Rich'd Clark in ... the Eastern District of Penn'a." Handwritten in black ink ...
    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C. (James C.) - Friend, Norman M. - Clark, Richard - Sidney, J. C.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Planisphaerium coeleste. Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 76A. Includes 6 diagrams. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Pennsylvania's great highway and its tributary lines. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, some relief by hachures, cities and towns, the Sunbury and Erie Railroad, and connecting lines.
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 185?
  • Collection
    General Maps 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.
    • Date: 1290

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  • Map
    Map of Watertown, Mass. : surveyed by order of the town, 1850
    Map of Watertown, Massachusetts
    Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing roads, drainage, landowners' names, school houses, churches, etc. Includes note, inset of "Plan of Watertown Village," and ill. (some hand col.). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Dealer: Boston Rare Maps Acquisitions control no. 2009-070
    • Contributor: Eaton, S. Dwight - Whiting, Ellridge - Mason, William - Tappan & Bradford
    • Date: 1850
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    Plan of railroads north and east of Boston, with the projecte... Outline map, oriented to the west, of the area north of Boston showing the rail network.
    • Contributor: Lewis, Alonzo
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    British Empire throughout the world exhibited in one view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bartholomew, John - A. Fullarton & Co.
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Pacific Ocean. Shows the Atrato and San Juan rivers proposed interoceanic canal route. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen. Anonymous manuscript map oriented with north to the left. Panama: An Exhibition in Five Parts, Washington, Library of Congress, 1978, page 3. On verso: No. 34 Atratic Route, for Canal. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Skeleton map, showing the position and connections of the Mic... Outline map of the northeastern United States showing railroads in operation, under construction, and under proposal. Chartered in 1846 and consolidated April 1855 with the Northern Indiana Railroad under the name Michigan Southern and Northern Indiana Railroad.
    • Contributor: Jervis, John (John Bloomfield) - Michigan Southern Railroad - Jervis, John
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the city of Brooklyn, L.I. : shewing the streets as at... Shows wards (numbered), building coverage, and lot lines. Hand colored to emphasize ward boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (western/eastern). LC copy imperfect: Rubber-stamped, shellacked, brittle, darkened. Includes 3 illustrations of public buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Harrison, John F. - Dripps, M. (Matthew) - Cundy, W. H. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the United States of America. Insets of the Atlantic Ocean and the Isthmus of Panama. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Sketch illustrating the positions of the commercial cities an... Shows the United States between Maine and Virginia, west ot the Mississippi River. Indicates railroads and canals.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of Middlesex County, New Jersey Relief shown by hachures. Insets : Plan of New Brunswick ; City of Perth Amboy. Includes names of property owners. LC Land ownership maps, 456 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Otley, J. W. - Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd - Herline, Edward - Stansbie, Alex C.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Roa... Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, drainage, coal, timber, major cities, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S. - Allegheny Railroad and Coal Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of Coshocton County, Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 611 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inset: Map of Coshocton and Roscoe.
    • Contributor: Becker, M. J. - Klauprech & Menzel
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the Portland and Ogdensburg Rail Road line, and connec... Map of parts of New England and New York showing the railroad network and the progress of track construction along the Portland and Ogdensburg Railroad line. A reference table in the upper left of the map provides a key to 36 townships in Vermont.
    • Contributor: Hatch & Co. - Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    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 ...
    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - La Vérendrye, Pierre Gaultier De Varennes - Kohl, J. G.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys General-content county map showing buildings with householders' names in rural areas; also shows householders' names in the borough insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Robert P. Smith in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later cut into 3 sheets on cloth backing to enable folding). LC ...
    • Contributor: Morris, William E. (William Ellis) - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Morris, William E.
    • Date: 1850
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    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 ...
    • Contributor: American Colonization Society - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1998

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  • Map
    A map of Amelia County, Virginia
    Amelia County, Virginia
    Relief shown by contours. Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward upper left. Annotated in top left corner: Furnished to the Coast Survey Office by Sergeant J.A. Campbell (District Cavalry). Map captured near Fire Forks April 5, 1865. LC Land ownership maps, 1202 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fragile, soiled, ...
    • Contributor: Booker, William L.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections... Outline map of the eastern United states including Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the railroad network and steamship routes. Indicates the railroad land grant and the coal and iron deposits in Alabama. Distances from Washington, D.C., to New Orleans, La. are shown below the title. Chartered in 1853 and 1854. Consolidated with the Wills Valley Railroad, forming the Alabama and Chattanooga Railroad.
    • Contributor: Hoyer & Ludwig - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'... 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 ...
    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Moody, Saml - Kuhl, F.
    • Date: 1850
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    Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada. Showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Burr, Henry A.
    • Date: 1850
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    Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engi... Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Bedford. Similar to 1852 edition but does not indicate the Whitewater Canal.
    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A. (Thomas Armstrong) - Morris, Thomas A.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the Old Colony Rail Road with its branches & connectin... Map of eastern Massachusetts covering the area from Boston to Wood's Hole and west to Providence, R.I. Shows drainage, place names and counties, and indicates mileage between stations. The Old Colony Railroad is double-tracked from Boston, south to South Braintree. The line was incorporated in 1844.
    • Contributor: Ferguson, W. E. - Old Colony Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Dutchess County, New-York : from actual surveys Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1850 by Robert P. Smith..." LC Land ownership maps, 491 Includes "Plan of Poughkeepsie", statistical chart, notes and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned in 4 and mounted on two pieces of cloth.
    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C. (James C.) - Gillette, John E. - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Sidney, J. C.
    • Date: 1850
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    [Map of the coast of China]. Shows coast from Siberia to Macau. Shows coastal cities only. Title supplied by cataloger. LC copy annotated in pencil showing distances. Mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1850
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    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. LC copy torn at edges and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1850
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    Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada : showin... "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by J. Distrunell in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inset: Map of Oregon, California, New Mexico, &c. LC copy: Signed on verso: Millard Fillmore. LC copy: "Progressive population of the United States ...
    • Contributor: Burr, Henry A.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the railroads & canals connecting the coal estate of t... Outline map indicating the railroad network in central Pennsylvania, parts of Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey.
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of Essex County, New Jersey : with the names of property ... Relief shown in hachures. Inset of Newark, N.J. with index. LC Land ownership maps, 446 LC Ward maps, 165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 3 views.
    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C. (James C.) - Sidney, J. C.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the ... The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selected by the U.S. for the "Western Armory," and the probable future site for the seat of government of the United States or Western District of Columbia. Chartered January ...
    • Contributor: McBean, William - New Orleans and Ohio Railroad - Illinois Central Railroad Company - Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Central America including the states of Guatemala, Sal...
    Baily's map of Central America
    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Cover title: Baily's map of Central America. "With additions from the latest surveys of the Admiralty, S. Moro, Col. Lloyd, Garella & cc." Includes four "vertical sections of the proposed canals between Lake Nicaragua & the Pacific Ocean" and notes. Caribbean reefs delineated and named. Accompanied by book: Baily, John. Central America. London: Trelawney Saunders, 1850. Available ...
    • Contributor: Baily, John
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Newport County, Rhode Island Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 827 Includes ancillary maps of Newport and Block Island, and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of cottage sites at Dearman : never before offered, being... Cadastral map showing residential lots, lot numbers, names of lot owners, and existing buildings in a new subdivision now part of the incorporated village of Irvington, Westchester County (N.Y.). The name Dearman was changed to Irvington in 1857 to honor Washington Irving. Extensively annotated in black ink handwriting to give new lot numbers, new owners' names, and a table of recent lot sales (with ...
    • Contributor: Cole & Chilton - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1850
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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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  • Map
    Map of the city of Bridgeport, Conn. Scale ca. 1:3,360. Shows land ownership. Includes views of local buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1, 651/2
    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Middlebrook, C. S. - Collins & Clark
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Persia and Cabool Relief shown in hachures. In upper right corner: National atlas, 25. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Johnston, Alexander Keith
    • Date: 185?
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    Map showing the position of Chicago in connection with the No... Map of the north-central United States, east of the Mississippi River, showing the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Mendel, Edward
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of the gold region of California, taken from a recent survey Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Phillip Lee Phillips Society; November, 2007. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: Michael D. Heaston Acquisitions control no. 2007-198
    • Contributor: Ellis, Robert H.
    • Date: 1850
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    Vincent's subdivision map of the city of Atlanta, Dekalb Coun... Cadastral map. Includes index and circle marking the extended city limits. LC copy annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Vincent, Edward A.
    • Date: 185?
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    New map of Stark County, Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 677 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes population statistical table, list of post offices, views of public, and residential properties. Insets: Map of the city of Canton, Stark County, Ohio -- Map of the town of Massillon, Stark County, Ohio. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into 4 ...
    • Contributor: Schuchman, William
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent ... Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
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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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  • Map
    Sketch of General Riley's route through the mining districts ... Relief shown by hachures. LC Trails, 106 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Derby, George Horatio - Hollingsworth, John McHenry
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    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
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : fr... "The red line indicates the route of the Railroad. The green line is the route followed by Col. Fremont from the South Pass to Humboldt River."
    • Contributor: Dearborn, W. L. (William L.) - Dearborn, W. L.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Complete railway map designed and engraved from the original ... To the right of the map is an advertisment stating "American Railway Guide for the United States. Published Monthly."
    • Contributor: Dinsmore, Curran
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of property situated in the village of Flushing, Queens C... Cadastral map showing lot lines, dimensions, buildings (residential/non-residential), and some owners' names. Imperfect: Fold-lined, wrinkled, torn at fold lines, annotated in lead pencil/red ink to show additional lot/ownership info. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2003-64
    • Contributor: Smith, Elijah A. - Winter, Gabriel - Perkins Sun Lithographic Establishment
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Somerset County, New Jersey Relief shown by hachures. Inset : Plan of Somerville. Includes names of property owners and 7 views. LC Land ownership maps, 465 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Otley, J. W. - Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Somerset County, New Jersey : entirely from original s... General-content county map also showing rural buildings and occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to act of Congress by Robert P. Smith A.D. 1850 in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing. LC Land ownership maps, 464 Includes text, inset "Plan of Somerville", statistical table, key to abbreviations, illustrations of prominent ...
    • Contributor: Otley, J. W. - Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map showing the Jacksonville North Western and South Eastern ... Map of Illinois, Indiana, and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, stations, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord - Jacksonville, Northwestern & Southeastern Railway Company
    • Date: 185?
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    The upper Mississippi and Missouri
    Idee topographique des hauts de Mississipi et du Missouri
    Covers the northwestern United States and western Canada. Relief shown pictorially. French. Title and notes in English. Traced by J.G. Kohl from the original map: Idee topographique des huts de Mississipi et du Missouri ... / dessinèe par Mr. Soulard ancien, S. Lant de port de la marine. rle. de France et Captne. des milices de S.M.C. aux yllinois ...... "This is a copy ...
    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - Soulard, Anthoine - Kohl, J. G.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the Philadelphia, Wilmington, & Baltimore Railroad she... Sketch map showing the area between Philadelphia and Baltimore indicating drainage, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Consolidated February 5, 1838.
    • Contributor: Larkin, J. E. - Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Rail Road Company
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of the Reading & Columbia Rail Road connecting New York v... Sketch map of eastern Pennsylvania and northern Maryland indicating the railroad network and the connections with the coal fields. Shows major drainage, cities and towns, and four main coal field areas.
    • Contributor: Kase, S. P. - Reading & Columbia Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    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
    • Contributor: Gurley, Ralph Randolph - American Colonization Society
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Oregon City. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 718 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Richardson, James H.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of Liberia Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated in col. inks to emphasize Junk River, Cestos River, Sestor's Town and River, and River San Pedro. 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
    • Contributor: Gurley, Ralph Randolph
    • Date: 1850
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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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    Map of the Sunbury and Erie Rail Road and its connections. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States overprinted in red to show the railroad network. Chartered April 3, 1837. See entry 573.
    • Contributor: Faries, Robert - Sunbury and Erie Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Der nördliche gestirnte Himmel Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Atlas title page dated 1850 and index reproduced on verso. Copy imperfect: Liquid staining, major losses along fold lines, hole in center, torn and repaired along edges.
    • Contributor: Reuter, Ferdinand - Hellfarth, C. - Justus Perthes (Firm : Gotha, Germany)
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the European and North American Railway, showing its c... Shows New England, eastern New York, and the Maritime Provinces. Gives completed, in progress, and proposed railroads. Indicates drainage, state boundaries, and larger cities. Slightly different edition, engraved by B. W. Thayer & Co., Boston, accompanies Morton's Report on the Survey of the European and North American Railway ... in Documents in Relation to the European and North American Railway Company ... (Portland, Harmon ...
    • Contributor: Morton, A. C.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent ... Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copy soiled, colored with yellow wash to show built-up areas, annotated in color inks to show unidentified (water, sewer?) lines in streets, and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the central portion of the United States showing the l... Strip map of the United States between 36 degrees and 47 degrees north latitude. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, place names, and some trails in the western half of the map. Indicates the proposed lines for the western, central, and eastern divisions of the Union Pacific Railroad.
    • Contributor: Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of the northwestern states. Shewing [sic] what proportion... Outline map of the north-central United States showing the canals and the railroad network and naming the Michigan Central and the Michigan Southern Railway. John B. Jervis was chief engineer on the Mohawk & Hudson Railroad in 1831.
    • Contributor: Jervis, John (John Bloomfield) - Jervis, John
    • Date: 1850
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    Panoramic Maps The panoramic map was a popular cartographic form used to depict U.S. and Canadian cities and towns during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Known also as bird's-eye views, perspective maps, and aero views, panoramic maps are nonphotographic representations of cities portrayed as if viewed from above at an oblique angle. Although not generally drawn to scale, they show street patterns, individual buildings, ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Hébert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (Patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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    Map of village lots and cottage sites at Dearman, Westchester... Cadastral map showing residential lots, lot numbers, existing buildings, and planned placement of street-side trees in a new subdivision now part of the incorporated village of Irvington (N.Y.). The name Dearman was changed to Irvington in 1857 to honor Washington Irving. LC copy imperfect: Extensively fold-lined, missing small sections at fold lines, slight stains, newspaper clipping with lot prices affixed to recto, annotated in ...
    • Contributor: Cole & Chilton - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the mining district of California. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 3 copies; one original, one positive photostat, and one negative photostat.
    • Contributor: Jackson, Wm. A. (William A.) - Lambert & Lane's Lith - Jackson, Wm. A.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Sectional map of the state of Iowa, compiled from the United ... Detailed township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Carleton, Guy H.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the Rabun Gap Rail Road route showing its connection w... Outline map of the southern United States showing the railroad network. The Rabun Gap system is shown in red.
    • Contributor: Keenan, William - Rabun Gap Railroad
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of the Evansville and Crawfordsville Rail Road with its c... Map of northeastern and north-central United States showing drainage, county boundaries, larger cities, and the completed and proposed railroad network.
    • Contributor: McLellan, David - Evansville & Crawfordsville Rail Road Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington D.C. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Sectional title at upper left: Plan of Georgetown. Includes ill. LC copies accompanied by cut-out title area from another copy, annotated on verso in ink: No. 49, filed Feb'y 13, 1851, Robert P. Smith, prop'r. Copy 1 torn, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, torn, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the Central Ohio Railroad and connecting lines. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing the railroad network. "Comparative Distances by the Great Railway Routes of Ohio from Columbus to New York" are listed to the right of the map. Chartered February 8, 1847.
    • Contributor: Schuchman, William - Central Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    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. ...
    • Contributor: Arrowsmith, John
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections. Outline map with colored state boundaries of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating larger cities. Shows "finished," "in progress of construction," and "contemplated" railroads. Chartered in 1846 with first section opened in 1851.
    • Contributor: Leefe, George E. - Indianapolis and Peru Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of the property of the Western Mining & Manufacturing Co.... Shows the names of some residents. Date taken from LC jacket note. Oriented with north toward bottom. Copy imperfect: Very brittle, losses along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: T. Sinclair's Lith
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    [Map of warranty-deed land tracts in the western part of Wyom... 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 ...
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    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.
    • Contributor: Skinner & Kenyon
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connecti... The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad.
    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Williamsport and Elmira Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of Saratoga Springs, Saratoga Ct., New York. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bevan, John
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    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
    • Contributor: Gurley, Ralph Randolph - McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Burlington shewing [i.e. showing] water &... Shows water mains by blue lines, sewer mains by red lines, and hydrants by red spots. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Soiled, stained, darkened, brittle, tears, small pieces missing along edges, cut into 2 halves, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in pencil.
    • Date: 185?
  • Collection
    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 ...
    • Date: 1828

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