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    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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    Gillette's map of Livingston Co., New York : from actual surveys

    County map showing towns (townships), numbered town subsections, irregular real-property tracts, rural buildings, and householders' names; the village insets (including Geneseo and Dansville) also show building coverage, lot/tract lines, and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Printed ...

    • Contributor: French, J. H. (john Homer) - Gillette, John E. - Smith, Robert Pearsall - French, J. H.
    • Date: 1858
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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 Seneca County, New York : from original surveys

    General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, householders' names, and lake ferries. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and territories. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellac-darkened, cracked, mounted on cloth backing, hemmed at edges with green cloth (sections missing). LC Land ownership maps, 562 Includes population statistical table, bar scale showing miles/perches (in upper border), illustration of county ...

    • Contributor: Browne, P. J. - Gillet, A. G. - Burr, David H.
    • Date: 1858
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    A map of Harford Co., Maryland, 1858.

    Scale not given. LC Land ownership maps, 294 Includes, illustrations, text, table of distances, and three insets. Landowners identified. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Herrick, L. W.
    • Date: 1858
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington exhibiting the property of James M. Ling[a]n ; A map of part of a tract of land called the Hopyard : being part of ...

    Cadastral maps showing original landholdings with 1858 street system superimposed. Lingan map covers area bounded by W, 16th, H, 22nd, and Boundary streets N.W. Baily map covers area bounded by F, 14th, N, and 10th streets S.E. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification headed: Surveyors ...

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Fenwick, George - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1794
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    Map of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys by G.M. Hopkins, Jr., Civil Engineer

    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1858 by J.A.J. Cummings, Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 780 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Cummings, J. A. J. - Cleaver, Kimber
    • Date: 1858
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    Maps showing the location of the Boston & Worcester Rail Road : copied from the maps in the offices of the clerks of the county commissioners in the several counties

    Shows portions of Suffolk, Norfolk, Middlesex, and Worcester counties. Orientation varies. Pen-and-ink and colored ink. Annotations in pencil and colored pencil on some maps. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2009-022

    • Contributor: Philbrick, Edward Southwick
    • Date: 1858

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    Map of Branch County, Michigan

    "Entered according to the Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Samuel Geil in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penna." LC Land ownership maps, 322 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, distance table, views of public, residential, and commercial buidlings. Insets: Coldwater -- Bronson -- Girard ...

    • Contributor: Geil and Jones - Geil, Samuel
    • Date: 1858
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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 ...

    • Date: 1828

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    [Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.]

    Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1687 thru 1794 of which 3 are named "Port Royal," "Gleanings," and "Youngsborough." "The annexed plat ... made by Order of the Hon. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... according to the instructions of Plaintiff's Counsels ..." Certified in ink by "Surveyors Office, 29th Nov. 1858." Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text and statistical tables. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - United States. Court of Appeals (district of Columbia Circuit)
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Ulster Co., New York : from actual surveys

    County map showing towns (townships), town allotment subdivisions, principal land ownership tracts (numbered), rural buildings, and householders' names. The inset maps of Kingston, Ellenville, and Saugerties show buildings (mostly not identified) and lot/tract lines. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored in yellow to emphasize town (township) boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress by Robert P. Smith in the year 1858 ... for the ...

    • Contributor: French, J. H. (john Homer) - Dawson, L. G. - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Taintor, Dawson & Co. - French, J. H.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Butler County, Pennsylvania

    Cadastral maps showing land owners. LC Land ownership maps, 717 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Dunlap, Jas - McKee, Hugh - Scott, David - Maurhoff, E. - Kirker, J. W.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Caledonia County, Vermont

    33 inset maps, views, tables, etc. LC Land ownership maps, 1184 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Franklin Co., New York : from actual surveys.

    General-content county map showing towns (townships), some towns with numbered sectional divisions, rural buildings, and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries and areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern district of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 2 sheets (northern/southern). LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, mounted on ...

    • Contributor: Taintor, Dawson & Co. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the Parish of Ouachita, Louisiana

    Shows names of some residents. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth back, faded, folded in half and losses throughtout and along the edges. Includes text. LC Land ownership maps, 260 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Marshall, William Everard - Pudney & Russell
    • Date: 1858
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    Norman's chart of the lower Mississippi River,

    Scale ca. 1:140,000. Alternate title: From Natchez to New Orleans. Hand colored. Cadastral map showing landowners. LC copy 2 imperfect: Pieces missing primarily along outside margin and discolored. Shows plantations with names of owners. LC copy 3 in Maps of the Mississippi River exhibit, Nov. 1973-Jan. 1974, no. 29. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. ...

    • Contributor: Persac, Marie Adrien - Norman, Benjamin Moore - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Fayette Co. Pa.

    General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. No date of publication or statement of attribution is present. Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Missing small section of lower border, torn at edges, halved. Includes embellished border (fruits, flowers, leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 746 Available also through the ...

    • Date: 1858
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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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    Chart of the submarine Atlantic Telegraph

    Shows land telegraph cables in the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, Europe, and north Africa, submarine cables, steamship routes, and proposed lines. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. "Engraving of Maps, Charts, Machinery of Every Description, also Coloring & Mounting by Wm J. Barker, no. 23 North 6th Str. Philadelphia." "Entered according to Act ot Congress, in the year 1858, by WJ. Barker ...

    • Contributor: Barker, Wm. J. (william J.) - Barker, Wm. J.
    • Date: 1858
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    J. Sage & Son's new & reliable rail road map comprising all the railroads of the United States and Canadas with their stations and distances,

    Outline commercial map of the eastern half of the United States framed in decorative borders indicating major drainage systems, state boundaries, cities and towns along railroad routes, and distances between stations. Includes detailed lists of railroad companies, stations, and distances by state in marginal text. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Stammann, Hugo - Sage (j.) & Sons
    • Date: 1858
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    Johnson's map of Indiana showing the rail roads and townships compiled from the latest & best authorities.

    Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, and the railroad network.

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1858
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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 Sagadahoc Co., Maine : from actual surveys

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 274 Includes 7 local maps, insets and business directories. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Chase, J.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of St. Joseph Co., Michigan

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by S. L. Jones in the Clerk's Office for the Eastern Dist. of Pa." LC Land ownership maps, 356 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, distance table, views of residential, public, and commercial buildings. Insets: Colon -- Sturgis -- Leonidas -- Burr Oak -- ...

    • Contributor: Geil & Jones - Geil, Harley & Siverd
    • Date: 1858