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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.
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    Plan of Fort Donelson and its outworks. [Feb. 1862] Relief shown by hachures. Shows drainage, vegetation, roads, houses, fences, a plan of Dover, fallen timber, "enemy's" tents and log huts, water batteries, entrenchments, Grant's headquarters, and the location of the divisions of General Smith, General Wallace, and General McClernand. A profile of the fort, another profile of the rifle pits, and one of the water battery appear on the left side of the ...
    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye
    • Date: 1875
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    Plan of Fort Henry and its outworks Description derived from published bibliography. Oriented with north to the left. Shows topography by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, fallen timber, and a plan of the fort, with guns and quarters lettered and explained by a key. A profile of the fort and one of the rifle pits appears at the right. Similar to no. 413, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.). This item is ...
    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1875
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    [Yu sheng Huang He nan an di ba gong cheng tu].
    [豫省黃河南岸堤垻工程圖]. | Map of embankment project of the Yellow River
    Scale not given. Unfinished manuscript. Pictorial map. Shows flood control system. Relief shown pictorially. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 24. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1875
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    County atlas of Sullivan, New York Spine title: New York, Sullivan County 1875, Walker & Jewett LC copy deacidified and rebound with each leaf encapsulated. Phillips 2256 Includes city and town plans, distance table, and directory. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - Beers, F. W.
    • Date: 1875

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    Map illustrating the military operations in front of Atlanta, Ga. : from the passage of Peach Tree Creek, July 19th, 1864, to the commencement of the movement upon the enemy's lines of ... Shows fortifications, headquarters, and location and dates of battles. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Miss Eleanor Sherman Fitch; July 7, 1942. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S195, 143 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of authorities and names of select landowners. Insets keyed to map: A portion of the Confederate defenses of Atlanta -- ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers - Graphic Company
    • Date: 1864-07-19
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    City of Taunton, Mass. 1875. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Hand colored. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 325.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2: 110; 651/1
    • Contributor: O.H. Bailey & Co. - American Oleograph Co.
    • Date: 1875
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    Maps showing the Southern Pacific Railroad and its connections. Main map shows western states and includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and ranges, counties, railroads, and proposed railroads. General map, at top of sheet, covers the United States and shows the railroad network. First section, the Central Pacific linked California with Ogden, Utah, in 1869. The merging of the Central with the Southern Pacific was the inspiration of Leland Stanford, ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Southern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1875
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    Graphic chart of the city and county of San Francisco Perspective map not drawn to scale. At head of title: San Francisco newsletter, California Advertiser. Bird's-eye-view. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes index to points of interest and insets "Town of Burlingame" and "Bay of San Francisco." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 36 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/4
    • Contributor: Marriott, Frederick - Townsend, Louis R. - Wyneken, Leopold Ernest - Mendenhall, J. - Britton, Rey & Co.
    • Date: 1875
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    Chōsen zenzu Relief shown by hachures. On the lower left edge: Rikugun Bunko. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Reinforced on edges with cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note and 4 insets. Accompanied by photocopy of letter, dated Sept. 1st, 1876, from K. Amano, attaché to the Japanese Legation, to General Poe.
    • Contributor: Japan. Rikugun. Sanbōkyoku - Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe)
    • Date: 1875
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    Atlas of Athens county, Ohio, to which is added a township map of the state of Ohio, also an outline and railroad map of the United States. Phillips, 2355 LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 677.1, 693.1, 709.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lake, D. J.
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of Caroline County, Maryland Scale 1:42,000. Landowners identified. Includes illus., table of distances, statistics and 5 insets. LC Land ownership maps, 286 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Isler, John
    • Date: 1875
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    Plan for utilizing the water power of the Ohio River at Louisville, Ky. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by gradient tints. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Copy imperfect: Stained, brittle, missing small sections along lower edge, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text on steam and water power cost, waterways discharging information, and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2009-101
    • Contributor: Coghlan, Wm. C. (William C.)
    • Date: 1875
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    [Rehe xing gong quan tu].
    [热河行宮全图]. | Panoramic view of the Rehe Imperial Palace
    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Title supplied. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief shown pictorially. Bird's-eye-view. Shows the plan of the palace ground in Rehe. Names of points of interest pasted on. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 31. Previous call number: G7824.C517A3 1890 .G8 Vault Shelf ...
    • Contributor: Guan, Nianci - Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Date: 1875
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    Combination atlas map of Mercer County, New Jersey
    New historical atlas of Mercer County, New Jersey :
    LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 5627 On title page ill.: N. Friend, engr. Philad. ; C.L. Smith, del. Includes index, brief history of Mercer County and individual townships, and biographies and portraits of early Mercer County residents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2010-055
    • Contributor: Everts & Stewart - Hunter, Thomas
    • Date: 1875

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    Map of the state of Florida "Rail roads in operation to 1873 included." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S201 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of source-material authorities. Annotated with "9" in red ink on verso. Imperfect: Sectioned into 2 pieces, tears along edges, pieces missing from margins.
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1873
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    Bird's eye view of Concord, N.H. : 1875 Includes indexed list to points of interest. "C.H. Vogt, Lith, Milwaukee, Wis." LC copy imperfect: Stained throughout. Dealer: John Carbonell, Virginia Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: H.H. Bailey & Co. - J. Knauber & Co.
    • Date: 1875
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    Plan of Fort Henry and its outworks. [Feb. 1862] Scale ca. 1:6488. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 413 Shows topography by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, fallen timber, and a plan of the fort, with guns and quarters lettered and explained by a key. A profile of the fort and one of the rifle pits appears at the right. See also entry no. 414. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of the "Slaughter's Creek" coal & timber lands, 2,907 acres, Kanawha County, West Virginia, U.S. America Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) with a pasted correction square in lower right corner, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H263 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of Greene County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. "March 1866." "Published by the authority of the Hon the Secretary of War, Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army. 1875." LC Land ownership maps, 1268 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, torn along fold line.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - United States. Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1875
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    An illustrated historical atlas map of Randolph County, Ills. : carefully compiled from personal examinations and surveys.
    Illustrated historical atlas of Randolph Co., Illinois
    LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 4348 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index, brief history of Randolph County, and brief biographies and portraits of early Randolph County residents. Annotations in pencil on some maps. LC copy imperfect: Front and back boards separated from binding. Extensive foxing to most pages. P. 37-8 torn horizontally in half. ...
    • Contributor: W.R. Brink & Co.
    • Date: 1875

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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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    A map of Albemarle County, Virginia Shows magisterial districts and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Eng. by Worley & Bracher." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1875 by G. Peyton in the of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Table of distances," statistical information, and ill. LC copy imperfect: Discoloration ...
    • Contributor: Peyton, G. (Green Peyton) - Worley & Bracher - Peyton, G.
    • Date: 1875
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    Plan of Fort Donelson and its outworks. [Feb. 1862] Scale 1:7200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 409 Shows topography by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, houses, fences, a plan of Dover, fallen timber, "enemy's" tents and log huts, water batteries, entrenchments, Grant's headquarters, and the location of the divisions of General Smith, General Wallace, and General McClernand. A profile of the fort, another profile of the rifle pits, and one of the water ...
    • Contributor: McPherson, James Birdseye
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of Madison County, Virginia Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. LC Land ownership maps, 1298 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - Michie, Peter Smith - United States. Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1875