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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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    Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina : constructed from actual surveys, private contributions & authentic public documents procured for the purpose under a special resolution of the General Assembly ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Greenwich meridian. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes: North Carolina Institution for the Deaf and Dumb and the Blind -- Comparative elevations -- Table of heights of mountains etc. above the water and 3 profiles above lower neatline: Profile of the Western N.C. Railroad from Salisbury to the Tennessee line -- Profile ...

    • Contributor: Cooke, William D. (william Dewey) - North Carolina. General Assembly - J.H. Colton & Co. - Cooke, William D.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the Mine Hill & Schuylkill Haven R.R. & branches.

    Map of part of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland, showing drainage, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the branch rail lines connecting with the Philadelphia Reading & Pottsville R.R.

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven Railroad Company
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of proposed Arizona Territory.

    Map of the U.S. Southwest and part of northern Mexico extending from El Paso, Tex., to the Pacific Ocean. Shows proposed and practicable railroad lines.

    • Contributor: Gray, A. (andrew Belcher) - Mowry, Sylvester - Middleton, Wallace & Co. - Gray, A.
    • 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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    Map of Tolland County, Connecticut.

    LC Land ownership maps, 67 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Eaton, Wm. C. - Osborn, H. C. - Woodford & Bartlett
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania

    County cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed survey tracts, tract numbers, real-property tracts, acreages, and landowners' names. Also covers western part of present-day Forest County and shows mills/furnaces. "Entered according to Act of Congress the sixth day of February 1857 by C. Heydrick in the ... Western District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, cracked, halved to enable folding, torn at fold line, upper ...

    • Contributor: Irwin, R. - Heydrick, C. H. - Heydrick, C. - Wm. Schuchman & Bro. Lith
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Addison County, Vermont

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 1182 Publisher data pasted on sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, statistics, distance chart, and twelve illustrations of houses and other structures. Insets: Bridport -- Bristol -- East Middlebury -- Ferrisburgh -- Lincoln -- Middlebury -- Monkton -- New Haven -- North Ferrisburgh ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Portage Co., Ohio

    "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert Pearsall Smith in Clerks Office of the district court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 664 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes views of public, residential, and commercial properties. Insets: Deerfield -- Garretsville -- Rootstown -- Streetsboro -- Atwater -- ...

    • Contributor: Brown, P. J.
    • Date: 1857
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    Pressler's map of the state of Texas

    "General Land Office, Austin, November 18th 1857." Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude West from Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to an act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Jones, Root & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Eastern District Office of Texas." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes table ...

    • Contributor: Pressler, Chas. W. - Jones, Root & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    General map of the United States, showing the area and extent of the free & slave-holding states, and the territories of the Union : also the boundary of the seceding states

    "Entered in Sta. Hall, London - & according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by H.D. Rogers, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Massachusetts." Publishers advertisements on cover panels pasted on verso. Includes list of "Population in 1856" for free and slave states. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: ...

    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Edward Stanford Ltd - Rogers, Henry D.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Lorain Co., Ohio

    Includes statistical tables, business directories and views of public properties. Insets: Amherstville -- Avon Centre -- Rochester Station -- Grafton Station or Rawsonville -- French Creek -- Wellington -- La Porte -- Oberlin -- Charleston or Black River P.O. -- La Grange Centre -- Elyria. LC Land ownership maps, 646 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Geil, John F.
    • 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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    A topographical map of Steuben Co., New York : from actual surveys

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the larger insets show buildings, lot lines, and some occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Mounted on cloth backing in northern/southern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: ...

    • Contributor: Levy, M. - Gillette, John E. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1857
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    Pressler's map of the state of Texas

    "General Land Office, Austin, November 18th 1857." Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude West from Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to an act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Jones, Root & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Texas." Includes table of contents, notes, and ill. Insets: Map of the old colony -- Map of ...

    • Contributor: Pressler, Chas. W. - Jones, Root & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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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 ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Hébert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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    Map of Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; Greensburg and Latrobe insets also show real-property tracts and building coverage; Latrobe inset additionally shows landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. J. Barker in ... the Western District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets ...

    • Contributor: Lake, D. J. - Ames, N. S. - Barker, Wm. J. (william J.)
    • 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 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 M'Kean 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 Henry County, Indiana

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1866 by E.B. Gerber & Carl S. Warner in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the District of Indiana." LC Land ownership maps, 150 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, statistical table of Henry County, views of residential and public buildings. Insets: Hillsboro ...

    • Contributor: Harwood & Watson
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the counties of Franklin and Grand Isle, Vermont : from actual surveys

    Shows buildings with names of property owners. Relief shown by hachures. "Engraved, printed, colored and mounted at H.F. Walling & Co.'s Map Establishment." "Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1857 by H.F. Walling in the Clerks Office of the District of Massachusetts." Cobb, D.A. Vt. maps, 309 LC Land ownership maps, 1187 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - Baker, Tilden & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    Chicago.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 146 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along edges. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Palmatary, J. T. (james T.) - Inger, Christian - Herline & Hensel - Braunhold & Sonne - Palmatary, J. T.
    • 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 ...

    • 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 of Addison County, Vermont

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 1181 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, statistics, distance chart, and twelve illustrations of houses and other structures. Insets: Bridport -- Bristol -- East Middlebury -- Ferrisburgh -- Lincoln -- Middlebury -- Monkton -- New Haven -- North Ferrisburgh -- Orwell -- Salisbury -- Shoreham -- ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1857