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 ...
Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth
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.
Panel title: The United States National Arboretum. "Program Aid Number 309." Includes index to points of interest and col. ill. Text, location map, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
United States. Agricultural Research Service - United States. Department of Agriculture
Bird's-eye view showing principal buildings. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. "*GPO: 1986--491-417/40100. Reprint 1986." Panel title. Includes text, descriptive index to points of interest, and ill. Text, map of entire park, and ill. (some col.) on verso. LC copy use-worn, wrinkled, torn at fold lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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" ...
Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, West Indies, and northern South America. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "800451 (A05541) 2-86." Shipping list no.: 86-478-P.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Bird's-eye view. Includes text, list of points of interest, and ill. of buildings in margin. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. PM3 Acquisitions control no. 2004-76
"*GPO: 1986--491-417/40047." Relief shown by shading. Panel title. Title at top: Delaware Water Gap. Includes text and location map. Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Panorama. "*GPO: 1986--491-416/40002." Alternate title: North Cascades National Park, Ross Lake and Lake Chelan national recreation areas, Washington. Oriented with north to the right. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DRM
Berann, Heinrich C. - United States. National Park Service
"Issued May 1986." Shows soils in groups in terms of capability for crops, as relating to wind erodibility. "This map is for general planning purposes only." "Base compiled from U.S.G.S. quadrangle sheets and Texas general highway map." In lower right margin: September 1983, base 4-R-38442 ; 4-R-38442-2. UTM grid: Zone 13. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
United States. Soil Conservation Service - Texas Natural Resources Information System - National Cartographic Center (u.s.)