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    Map of the city and county of Baltimore, Maryland. Scale [ca. 1:43,000]. Includes illus. and inset. LC Land ownership maps, 284 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Taylor, Robert
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Lenawee County, Michigan "Entered according to Act of Congress by Geil, Harley & Siverd in the year 1858 in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 342 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, distance table, census and agricultural statistical table (May 1854), views of public, residential, and commercial ...
    • Contributor: Bechler & Wenig
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Morrow Co., Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 660 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes population statistical tables, views of public, commercial, and residential properties. Inset: Chesterfield -- Woodbury -- Iberia -- Pulaski -- Sparta -- South Woodbury -- Williamsport -- Cardington -- West Liberty -- Denmark -- Westfield -- Bloomfield -- Page-town -- Mt. Gilead. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, ...
    • Contributor: Harwood & Watson - Woodford & Bartlett - Friend & Au
    • Date: 1857
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    New topographical map of Saint Louis, Missouri Shows names of some residents, towns, houses, river, creeks, etc. Relief shown by contours. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back and stained. "Entered according to the act of Congress in the year 1857 by Schaerff & Bro. in the Clerk's office of the District Cout of the U.S. for the Eastern District of Missouri." Includes text and ill. LC Land ownership maps, 406 Available ...
    • Contributor: Waagner, Gustavus
    • Date: 1857
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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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    Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Burgess, R. W. - Woodruff, I. C. - Callahan, Denis - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - United States. Congress Senate
    • Date: 1857
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    Township map of Wisconsin showing The Milwaukee & Horicon Rail Road and its connections. Map of Wisconsin and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, state boundaries, township lines, cities, and towns.
    • Contributor: Vliet, Jasper - Milwaukee and Horicon Railroad
    • Date: 1857
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    Village of Albion, Orleans Co., New York
    Village of Albion, Orleans County, New York
    Wall map. Includes note and ill. of local buildings. Mounted on cloth. Shellacked. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of sheet. LC copy imperfect: Minor losses at top-center of map, repaired with clear tape at lower-center, significant liquid staining throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2006-146
    • Contributor: French, Frank F. - French, J. H. (John Homer) - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Montgomery County, Ohio LC copy imperfect: Original sheets sectioned into 6 panels to enable folding. LC Land ownership maps, 657 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illustration of Montgomery Court House.
    • Contributor: Skinner, Robert J. - Middleton, Wallace & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Clermont County, Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 607 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hill, John
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Hillsdale Co., Michigan Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Samuel Geil in the Clerks Office of District Court of the Eastern Distrcit of Pennsylvania." Includes business directories, distance table, insets of Amboy Center, Jonesville, Moscow, Pittsford, Gambleville, Ransom Center, Moscow, Hillsdale Village, Osseo, Ransom, Camden Center, Allen's Prairie, Reading Village, Litchfield, Mosherville, views of public, residential, and commercial ...
    • Contributor: Geil and Jones - Geil & Harley - Worley & Bracher - Kellogg & Randall
    • Date: 1857
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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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    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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    Isometrical view of the Presidents House, the surrounding public buildings, and private residences : [Washington D.C.]. Bird's-eye view of White House vicinity and Lafayette Park. Shows all buildings, individual trees, fences, sidewalks, etc. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Accompanied by letter from the White House, July 30, 1984. [2] leaves ; 28 x 21 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy missing small edge sections and edged with cloth. ...
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the county of Plymouth, Massachusetts LC Land ownership maps, 319 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 47 ancillary maps, business directories, statistics, distance chart, and illustrations. LC copy sectioned in six and mounted on two pieces of fabric.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1857
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    A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the United States & Canadas in operation & progress. Covers the eastern half of the United States. Shows drainage, county boundaries, and place names.
    • Contributor: Schultz, John H.
    • Date: 1857
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    Kartenskizze von Africa zur vergleichenden √úbersicht der Reisen Dr. Barth's und Dr. Livingstone's. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Barth, Heinrich - Livingstone, David - Petermann, A. (August) - Justus Perthes (Firm : Gotha, Germany)
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany the report of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, sec. of war. Outline sketch map of the United States west of the Mississippi River designed to show the relationship of the proposed railroad routes. First edition of the map appears in U.S. War Department, Report of the Secretary...Communicating the Several Pacific Railroad Explorations (Washington, 1855). [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Bien, Julius - Davis, Jefferson - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of the United States of America. Insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1857
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    A new and complete railroad map of the United States compiled from reliable sources. Map of the eastern half of the United States showing cities, state boundaries, finished railroads, and railroads in progress.
    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Cumberland County, Maine Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 266 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance chart, statistics, and illustrations. Insets: Bartol's Point Landing and Village -- Back Cove Village -- Bolsters Mills -- Bridgton Center -- Brunswick -- Casco Village -- Cumberland Center -- Edes Mills -- Falmouth Corner -- Freeport Village -- Gorham Village ...
    • Contributor: Chace, J.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of M'Kean County, Pennsylvania
    Map of McKean County, Pennsylvania
    Shows townships (including Shippen Twp., now part of Cameron County), warranty-deed tracts with numbers/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Hand col. to distinguish townships. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, quartered (later conjoined), annotated in lead pencil, missing small sections at edges and cut lines. Includes ill. of rampant eagle at head of title. LC ...
    • Contributor: King, W. K. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections. Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central line.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Iowa Central Air Line Railroad
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal government : respectfully dedicated to the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States of North America Partial cadastral map showing lot lines, individual buildings, block numbers, wards, marshes, and woods. Shows "Judicary [sic] Square"; "W. Twenty Seventh St." correctly shown. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1857, by A. Boschke ... District of Columbia. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes notes and ill. in borders. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Boschke, A. - Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1857
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    A topographical map of Lincoln Co. Maine : from actual surveys LC Land ownership maps, 270 "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert Pearsall Smith..." Includes 24 local maps, indexes and insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy signed on verso by Robert Pearsall Smith.
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1857