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    Map of Keene, Cheshire Co., N.H.
    Map of Keene, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. General map showing buildings and householders' names. Wall map issued with rods attached at top and bottom sheet edges. Includes list of subcribers and 2 ill. of buildings. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, darkened, stained, backed by cloth.
    • Contributor: Presdee & Edwards - Sarony & Major
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of Nassau Heights in the village of Newtown, Queens County, L.I. : formerly the Brettonnierre Farm, now the Caldwall Farm : about 4 miles from Peck Slip Ferry in Williamsburgh Cadastral survey map of proposed streets and lots, showing dimensions, lot numbers, and existing buildings. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Imperfect: Halved, fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in pencil to show proposed diagonal street. Includes note and inset: Guide map to Nassau Heights, 4 miles from Peck Slip Ferry, showing its connection with the cities by rail road & plank road. ...
    • Contributor: Bacon, J. Barnitz (Jacob Barnitz)
    • Date: 1853
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    A new map of Nth. Carolina : with its canals, roads & distances from place to place, along the stage & steam boat routes.
    New map of North Carolina : | N. Carolina
    Relief shown by contours. Prime meridian: Washington. Cover title "N. Carolina" with "Population of North Carolina by Counties, in 1850" pasted on verso of front cover. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Thomas Cowperthwait & Co. in the Clerks office of the District court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes "Table of distances" and "Profile of the Dismal ...
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1853
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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 of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road. Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main line. This railroad was opened for first 50 miles on March 6, 1854. It was purchased in 1878 by the Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R. - Childs & Hammond
    • Date: 1853
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    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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    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 village of Lebanon, Grafton Co., N.H., 1853. General map showing buildings and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Wall map issued with rods attached at top and bottom sheet edges. Includes list of subcribers. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, darkened, stained, backed by cloth.
    • Contributor: Presdee & Edwards - Sarony & Co.
    • Date: 1853
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    Republic of Liberia Shows Liberian coastal area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society; Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: Monrovia and Cape Musurado -- Junk River and Marshall -- Edina and Grand Bassa -- Cestos -- Sangwin River -- Sinou. Vault
    • Contributor: United States. Navy Department - Lynch, William Francis
    • Date: 1853
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    [Map of the town of Salisbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut]. General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1853 prnted version, "Map of the town of Salisbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, surveyed & drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes insets of villages of Salisbury and Lakeville and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: ...
    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Date: 1853
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    Map shewing the principal rail-road routes in the eastern, middle & western states, & exhibiting the New-York & Erie Rail-Road, with its branches and connections, completed or in progress. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing the railroad network. See entry 404.
    • Contributor: New York and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1853
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    Through route west to Pittsburg [sic] Outline map of the middle Atlantic states showing existing routes and, in red, the advantages of the proposed Metropolitan Railroad connections. The state of Maryland authorized extension of this line to Cumberland in January 1853.
    • Contributor: [metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C)] - Metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C)
    • Date: 1853
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    Colton's railroad & township map of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. Detailed map indicating drainage, relief by hachures, county and township boundaries, and roads. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1853
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    Topographical map of Madison County, New York : from actural surveys (and records) / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available County cadastral map showing towns (townships), town section numbers, rural property tracts, landowners' names, and rural buildings. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries and incorporated village areas. "Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1853 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined to form single sheet). LC copy imperfect: Mounted ...
    • Contributor: Evans, Gurdon
    • Date: 1853
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    Carte figurative et approximative des quantités de céréales qui ont circulé en 1853 sur les voies d'eau et de fer de l'Empire Francais Signed by Charles Minard at upper right. Includes note. Accompanied by text: Carte du mouvement des céréales en 1853 sur les voies d'eau et de fer de l'Empire Francais. 8 p. ; 33 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Fold-lined. Acquisitions control no. 2003-11e
    • Contributor: Minard, Charles Joseph - Regnier Et Dourdet (Firm) - Lith. Gratia (Firm)
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of Washington County, New York Relief shown by hachures. Includes 9 insets, tables of statistics, and 13 views. "Entered according to act of Congress in ... 1853 by Robert Pearsall Smith, in ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 573 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: torn.
    • Contributor: Levey, Morris - Scott, James D. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1853
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    Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys. Detailed map of the north-central states framed in decorative borders indicating drainage, state, county, and township boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, railroads, and proposed railroads. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1853
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    Republic of Liberia Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows Liberian coastal area. Gift; 1968; American Colonization Society; Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: Monrovia and Cape Musurado -- Junk River and Marshall -- Edina and Grand Bassa -- Cestos -- Sangwin River -- Sinou. Vault
    • Contributor: United States. Navy Department - Lynch, William Francis
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific. Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown in the northeastern states. Besides the "Northern Route" the map also indicates four more southerly proposed routes west of the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Johnson, Edwin Ferry
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of the town of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Ct. General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1853 printed version, "Map of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Ct., surveyed and drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset of village of Norfolk. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Brittle, torn, soiled, mounted on cloth backing, ...
    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Date: 1853
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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 of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad exhibiting the principal tributary lines as projected and its connections with other railroads west of the Mississippi River, which unite with the Missouri Pacific Railroad, ... Map showing Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, and part of Texas. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and state boundaries, west of the Mississippi River. The adjoining area east of the Mississippi River shows only the rail network. The map indicates proposed, surveyed, located, and completed rail lines. Chartered in Arkansas in 1853 and in Missouri in 1854.
    • Contributor: Wilamowicz, I. - Cairo and Fulton Railroad Company
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of Ulster County, New York : from original surveys General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries and territories. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, laminated, sheets halved to enable folding. LC Land ownership maps, 569 Includes inset of Kingston/Roundout, inset of Saugerties, illustrations of prominent buildings, and embellished border (hand-colored cornstalk leaves and ears). Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Tillson, Oliver J. - Brink, P. Henry (Peter Henry) - Herline, Edward
    • Date: 1853
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    Proposed route for a rail road from Copper Harbor, to Fond Du Lac, Winnebego. Outline map centered on Green Bay showing the area between Detroit, Mich. and Fond du Lac, Wis. Contemplated and proposed railroad routes are shown.
    • Date: 1853
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    [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad routes to the Pacific]. For a similar map see Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3 (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63.) p. 193.
    • Contributor: McAlpine, William J. (William Jarvis) - McAlpine, William J.
    • Date: 1853