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    Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia : prepared from surveys and other data under an act of the Legislature approved Dec'r 28th 1871 Cadastral map. Includes 2 insets and D.C. officials' names. LC copy darkened, brittle, cracked, missing small sections, quartered, mounted on cloth backing, and signed in ink: Hugh T. Taggart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Legislative Assembly
    • Date: 1871
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    Square 18 : [Washington D.C.?] Cadastral map covering area bounded by Chestnut Av., Railroad Av., and Eleventh St. Unclear that area is in Washington D.C. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and soiled. Includes notes. On verso in ink: Plat Sq. 18 Huntington, no. 1. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 891 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taber, A. C.
    • Date: 1872
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    Map of Polk County, Iowa Shows landowners. On label under title: G.W. Terry, map colorer & mounter, Rice's building, 79 Dearborn St., Chicago. Ill. LC Land ownership maps, 201 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ancillary maps showing cities and towns, subdivisions, and partitions of estates, lists of county officials, distance chart, business directories, advertisement, and illustrations. LC copy laminated, mounted ...
    • Contributor: McVicker, Geo. A.
    • Date: 1872
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    Magann's birds eye view map of Pettis County, Missouri : showing plats of the rail road town & sectional county map, 1872 Shows names of some residents, boundary lines, and place names. Copy imperfect: Mounted on paper back, folded in half and mended along the fold line. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Magann, J. G.
    • Date: 1872
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    Map showing the Sodus Point & Southern Railroad and its connections. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in Pennsylvania, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered in 1852. Reorganized in 1875 with the Geneva, Hornellsville, and Pine Creek Railroad. In 1882 became the Sodus Bay and Southern Railroad. See Entry 415.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Sodus Point and Southern Railroad
    • Date: 1872
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    Map showing the line of the Savannah & Memphis Railroad and its connections. Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, mining and agricultural regions in Alabama, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Savannah and Memphis Railroad
    • Date: 1872
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    Maps showing Arkansas Central, the Helena & Corinth, and the Pine Bluff & Southwestern Railroads together forming the Texas & Northeastern Railway. Map of the south-central states showing drainage, township and counties, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines and colored to emphasize main lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Arkansas Central Railroad
    • Date: 1872
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    Receivers' subdivision of part of a tract of land in county of Washington, D.C., called Friendship, St. Philip, and Jacob, and re-survey of Jacob. Poster containing cadastral map. "At public auction ... October 14, '72." Large title at head of text: Chancery sale of real estate in the county of Washington, D.C. : (of W.D.C. Murdock), above Georgetown! Includes text. LC copy torn at edges and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Green & Williams - Murdock, Wm. D. C. (William D. C.)
    • Date: 1872
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    Bird's eye view of the city of Raleigh, North Carolina 1872. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 666 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Drie, C. N.
    • Date: 1872
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    China (östl. Theil), Korea und Japan im Massstab 1:7.500.000
    China (östlicheTheil), Korea und Japan im Massstab 1:7.500.000
    Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich, Ferro, Paris. From Stieler's Hand-Atlas. 1872. In upper left: Stieler's Hand Atlas, N⁰ 65. Insets: Schanghai und Umgebung -- Jedo und Umgebung -- Der Canton-Strom und seine Umgebung. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Petermann, A. (August) - Debes, E. (Ernst)
    • Date: 1872
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    Map of the route of B'vt. Maj. A. Moore's scout, April 11th to June 12th 1869 Relief shown by hachures. Covers western Texas and south eastern New Mexico showing locations and dates of movement. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1872 by Peter Gallagher in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Morgan, James N. - Gallagher, Peter - J.L. Smith Co.
    • Date: 1869
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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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    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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    Bird's-eye view of Ottawa, the largest city of its age in Kansas, 1872 : looking south-west Includes index to points of interest and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 98-39 PM3
    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - Strobridge & Co. Lith - Glover, E. S.
    • Date: 1872
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    Topographical map of Ocean Co., New Jersey : from recent and actual surveys General-content county map also showing rural buildings with householders' names. Real property lots/tracts with owners' names are shown in the town/village insets. Hand col. to emphasize township areas and boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1872 by Beers, Comstock & Cline in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, sectioned to 6 segments to enable folding, ...
    • Contributor: Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - Beers, Comstock & Cline - Beers, F. W.
    • Date: 1872
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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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    Wilson's map of Jefferson County, Arkansas / drawn and published by W.H.D. Wilson, Real Estate Broker & General Land Agent.
    Map of Jefferson County, Arkansas
    Mounted on cloth. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Wilson, W. H. D.
    • Date: 1872
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    Bird's eye view of Philadelphia. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Supplement to Harper's weekly, June 15, 1872." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 828 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Davis, Theodore R. - Harper & Brothers
    • Date: 1872
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    [Maps of Nicaragua by U.S. Surveying Expeditions of 1872 & 1873 with plans of the proposed canal]. Title devised by cataloger. Gift, Leland S. Conness, March 23, 1927. In upper margin: Plate No. 1., Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Philip, James - U.S. Surveying Expedition
    • Date: 1872

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    Map of the city of Washington : showing the sub-divisions, grades, and the general configuration of the ground in equidistances from 5 to 5 feet altitude Title from leaf 1. Relief shown by contours. Phillips 11768 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bastert A. - Enthoffer, J. (Joseph) - Donegan, P. H.
    • Date: 1872

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    Colton's railroad and express map of the northwestern states showing countries, towns, railroads, station, distances, etc. North-central states. Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, stations, and the railroad network with distances.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1872
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    Plan of square no. ... Washington D.C. Cadastral maps showing property lines, line dimensions, and lot numbers for 1 or 2 squares. Some sheets do not show lots. Title varies: Plan of squares nos. ... Washington D.C. Squares individually numbered in the title. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Lot areas on some maps lightly tinted. Some sheets watermarked: J Whatman 1872. In pencil on verso of some sheets: Maps of Washington property. Some ...
    • Contributor: Gibbs, Charles E.
    • Date: 1872

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    Bird's eye view of the city of Columbia, South Carolina 1872. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 884 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Drie, C. N.
    • Date: 1872
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    Copy Septr. 1879 (G.R.F) of map
    Copy September 1879 (G.R.F) of map
    Shows a tract of land on Little North Mountain in Alleghany County, Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. In ink at bottom: Platted by 1796 meridian. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H310 In pencil on verso: 150. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Oltmanns, C. W.
    • Date: 1872
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    [South Mountain showing the positions of the forces of the United States and the enemy during the battle fought by the Army of the Potomac under the command of Major General G. ... Scale ca. 1:18,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 259 Another edition. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1872