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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Be...

    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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    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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    The West Point atlas of American wars

    A 425-010 U.S. Copyright Office Includes bibliographies. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 97 LeGear. Atlases of the United States, 10639 "With an introductory letter by Dwight D. Eisenhower." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. v. 1 (copy 3) NOS 5/9/96.

    • Contributor: United States Military Academy. Department of Military Art and Engineering - Esposito, Vincent J. (vincent Joseph) - Frederick A. Praeger, Inc
    • Date: 1959

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    Australia. 12-59.

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. "Base 28574." Insets: Norfolk Island.--Macquarie Island. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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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. <img src="//www.loc.gov/rr/geogmap/sanborn/images/rbcov.gif" ...

    • Date: 1867

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    Africa, terrain.

    "27913 9-59." Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Africa, terrain.

    "28062 9-59." Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    China railroads and selected roads, May 1959.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset of "Peiping and adjacent area." LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Africa.

    "28064 9-59." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, Georgia.

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 188.5 "August 1959, NBP-KM-7006." Illustrates discriptive leaflet by U.S. National Park Service entitled "Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, Georgia." Insets: Crest of Kennesaw Mountain. Sept. 1959. NBP-KM-7007.-Cheatham Hill area. Sept. 1959. NBP-KM-7008. Each 7 x 14 cm. Includes text and portraits of General William T. Sherman and General Joseph E. Johnston. Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1959
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    Relief map, Rocky Mountain National Park : Colorado centennia...

    Relief shown by contour lines, shading and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Sprecher, J. M.
    • Date: 1959
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    Fort Donelson National Military Park, Tennessee

    Scale ca. 1:22,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 411.5 Illustrates the descriptive leaflet. The map indicates the park boundary, earthworks, roads, and "tactical disposition of troops on the night of Feb. 15, 1862." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1959
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    Africa, administrative divisions, May 1959.

    Shows political status of countries. "27738 5-59." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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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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    The battle of Gettysburg, revised 1951, February 1948.

    Relief shown by hachures. Indicates troop positions and movements, roads, railroad, drainage, principal points of interest, and a suggested tour route. In its Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania. Government Printing Office, 1959. Insert: Cavalry battlefield, 4 x 3 cm. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 352.1 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1959
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    District of Columbia

    "March 1959." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes Commission insigne and blank legend area. "545175 O-60 (Inside back cover) No. 3." Issued with the map: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, [1960?]. LC copy laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1959
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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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    Communist China railroads and selected roads, May 1959.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "For official use only." Includes inset of "Peiping and adjacent area." LC copy sectioned in two and mounted on cloth. Left lower margin trimmed away.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Africa, administrative divisions, March 1959.

    Shows political status of countries. "27556 3-59." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    China, communist administrative divisions, March 1959.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated. Lower margin trimmed.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Liberia.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    China, communist autonomous administrative units, March 1959.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated. Lower margin trimmed.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Albania, administrative divisions, 1959. 6-60.

    Scale ca. 1:950,000. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    The Horn of Africa.

    "27678 3-59." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Mapamondi.

    Relief and depths shown pictorially. Title from first word of descriptive text on first facsim. leaf. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In Catalan; introd.; uncaptioned in Spanish by J. Vernet and D. Romano. Traditionally attributed to A. Cresques, with the possible collaboration of his son, J. Cresques. Facsim. of the 1375 ed. of the Catalan atlas, ...

    • Contributor: Cresques, Abraham - Bibliothèque Nationale De France
    • Date: 1959

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    Africa, administrative divisions, August 1959.

    Shows political status of countries. "28186 8-59." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Communist China autonomous regions.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated. Lower margin trimmed.

    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1959
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    Antietam national battlefield site, Maryland

    Scale ca. 1:54,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 250.5 Map indicates the main battle lines and the tour route. Inset: Vicinity map. 5 x 6 cm. Illustrates a descriptive leaflet by the U.S. National Park Service entitled "Antietam national battlefield site, Maryland." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1959
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    Petersburg National Military Park, Virginia.

    Scale ca. 1:87,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 615.6 Descriptive leaflet illustrated with a map indicating the park boundary of the route of an auto tour. The map is dated July 1959. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1959
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    Map of the battle field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd, 3rd 1863

    "The map is reduced from one on a scale of 200 feet to the inch, deposited in the Archives of the office of the Chief of Engineers. The survey was ordered by Brevet Major General A. A. Humphreys, Chief of Engineers, and conducted under Brevet Major General G. K. Warren, Major of Engineers." "Topography engraved by Julius Bien . . . N.Y. Positions & ...

    • Contributor: Bachelder, John (john Badger) - Bien, Julius - Neuman, Louis E. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1959