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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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    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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    Nanyang Qundao xian shi tu Relief shown by hachures. Place names in Chinese, English, and overseas Chinese dialect. On the back of envelop: "Man tie dong ya jing ji diao cha ju." Map imperfect: Wrinkles all over and chipped along the folding lines. Insets: Taiping Yang xing shi = Map of Pacific Ocean -- Zhaowa Dao = Java -- Ying shu Malai Bandao = British Malay Pen. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Li, Changchuan - Shi, Zhonghua
    • Date: 1936
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    Sanborn Maps The Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps Online Checklist provides a searchable database of the fire insurance maps published by the Sanborn Map Company housed in the collections of the Geography and Map Division. The online checklist is based upon the Library's 1981 publication Fire Insurance Maps in the Library of Congress and will be continually updated to reflect new acquisitions. Fire Insurance Maps in the ...
    • Date: 1867

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    Macau. Includes index. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Macau. Agência De Turismo
    • Date: 1936
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    Map of Coleman County Blueprint Shows land ownership. "General Land Office August 1897." "Traced March 31, 1936 : By J.L. Woodland." LC Land ownership maps, 927 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Schütze, E. - Texas. General Land Office
    • Date: 1897
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    Beiping Shi nei wai cheng fen qu di tu Includes index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: An, Xiansheng
    • Date: 1936
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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...
    • Contributor: Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth

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    Orange County before 1810 Pictorial history map with drawings of early buildings/settlers/events and with names of early settlers/landowners. Relief shown pictorially. "Buildings marked * are standing in 1935." "Copyright Jan. 1, 1936." LC Land ownership maps, 536 Includes numerous historical notes in map area, inset of "approximate location of original patents", illustration (bust) of George Washington, illustration of "Delaware Chief Cahoonzie", 3 illustrations of Revolutionary War generals, and ...
    • Contributor: Peet, Annie Olmstead - Smith, Roscoe William
    • Date: 1936
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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 Menard County, Texas Shows land ownership. "Traced May 1936 A.C. Clark." LC Land ownership maps, 1075 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Warren, W. H.
    • Date: 1894
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    Hopkins Co.
    Hopkins County, Texas
    Blueprint Shows land ownership. "General Land Office, Austin, Texas, Sept. 1885." "Traced July 1936 A.C. Clark." LC Land ownership maps, 1011 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Thielepape, Geo. J. - Texas. General Land Office
    • Date: 1885