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    Map of eastern Virginia Scale ca. 1:875,000. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Maryland, and southeastern Pennsylvania. Shows radial distances from Richmond and Washington, D.C. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 481.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. In right lower corner: August. AACR2
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Maine. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. NDL use only, NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1875
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    Mountain region of North Carolina and Tennessee Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 43.4 In top margin: Unfinished proof. Map title printed in the lower right corner. Unfinished proof of the following map (Civil War Maps entry no. 43.5) Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of western Virginia This map was apparently captured by Confederate cavalry under the command of Maj. Gen. Earl Van Dorn during a raid on the Union arsenal at Holly Springs, Miss., in December 1862, and forwarded to the Confederate Engineer's Office in Richmond, Va.
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, Alexander Dallas - Krebs, Charles G. - Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of eastern Virginia, 1862 Also covers Maryland and southeastern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, rivers, names of cities, and railroads converging in Richmond, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, and Philadelphia, and topography of eastern Virginia. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8. Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Depths shown by soundings. "United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Office, Washington, May 4, 1888." Facsimile. Original version: [1798?]. In left upper margin of some copies: 3035B price 2.00 dollars. Includes text headed "Washington City, March 30th 1854" and texts of official documents. LC sheets fold-lined. Copy 2 sheets halved, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available ...
    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1797
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    Territory of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. "Reproduced by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey in February 1898 from a print in the Hall of Maps and Charts of the Library of Congress." Facsimile. Original version: Drawn by And'w Ellicott. [Philadelphia? : s.n., 1793?]. Oriented with north toward the upper left. In left upper margin: No. 3059 price 25 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1793
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    Naval Hospital grounds, Chelsea, Mass. Hospital relocated to Boston from Chelsea in 1940 and is currently known as U.S. Public Health Service Hospital at Boston. Relief shown by contours. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing paper. Rubber-stamped: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Apr. 17, 1895, Library and Archives. Accompanied by sheet (22 x 18 cm.) that describes this map and related maps from City Engineer's Office in Chelsea, Mass. and ...
    • Contributor: Vinal, W. I. (Washington Irving) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Chelsea (Mass.). City Engineer - Vinal, W. I.
    • Date: 1894
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792. Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792]. Includes text and notes. LC copies accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of another exemplar with annotations in ink. Copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 torn and annotated in ink in left upper margin: No. 3043, price 30 [cents]. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1792
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Some copies have: ... 75 cents. LC copy 1 ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
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    Map of National Zoological Park, D.C. Relief shown by contours and hachures. "Rock Creek & park boundaries by Howell and Greenough. Topography by U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey. Survey ... under direction of U.S. Geological Survey." Includes notes. LC copy missing large internal section and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell & Greenough - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Geological Survey (U.S.)
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Facsimile. Original version: Engrav'd by Thackara & Vallance Philad'a 1792. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. At upper left of some copies: No. 3035 price 30 cents. LC copies variously fold-lined, missing small edge sections, halved, annotated in pencil, laminated, and mounted on ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1792
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    Historical sketch of the Rebellion : [United States] Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. LC copy annotated in pencil. Shows "Limits of territory controlled by U.S. Forces July 31st 1863." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 40.1 Another issue. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley in the Manuscript Division. Similar to the preceding issue (Civil War Maps entry no. 40). Legend is changed from "limits occupied by the United States forces July 1863" to ...
    • Contributor: Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Lindenkohl, H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... Photocopy of a facsim. of the 1791 L'Enfant plan. Original facsim. extensively annotated in ink by Lawrence Martin, chief, Division of Maps, Library of Congress. Includes text, indexed "References," and photocopied newspaper article titled "New city of Washington," from the Gazette of the United States, Philadelphia, Jan. 4, 1792. At lower right: N.I. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Martin, Lawrence - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Map of the discovery of the ...
    Map of the discovery of the East Coast of the United States. | Map showing the progress of discovery of the Gulf of Mexico. | Map showing the progress of discovery of the West coast of the U.S. and Vancouver Island.
    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Kohl, J. G.
    • Date: 1856
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Map of eastern Virginia Shows railroads and radial distances from Richmond. Also covers parts of Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. Relief shown by hachures. Inscribed in pencil inside front cover: Geo. W. Lay to Genl. Beauregard. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.35 LC copy imperfect: Worm holes on left side of map. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Historical geology sheet, Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington quadrangle Relief shown by contours. Geology "Surveyed in 1893-1899." Topography "Surveyed in 1895-86 and 95-97." Includes notes and "Sections" diagram. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Darton, Nelson Horatio - Williams, George Huntington - Keith, Arthur - Wilson, Herbert M. (Herbert Michael) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1899
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    Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, taped, and annotated in pencil: Original is in Coast Survey. DCP
    • Contributor: Ewing, Maskell C. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1837
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    Mountain region of North Carolina and Tennessee. Scale 1:633,600. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 53 Map of parts of the states of Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama, showing relief by hachures, drainage, names and boundaries of states, roads, and railroads. Part of the route of the "proposed military railroad from Nicholasville & Lebanon" is indicated. Another copy in Fillmore map coll. no. 265. Signed in ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1864
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    Mountain region of North Carolina and Tennessee Scale 1:633,600; 1 in. = 10 miles. Relief shown by hachures. From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 43.5 Includes list of "Authorities." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Lindenkohl, A. - Lindenkohl, H. (Henry) - Krebs, Charles G. - Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Pacific Coast from San Francisco Bay to the Strait of Juan de Fuca
    San Francisco to Strait of Juan de Fuca
    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S202 Includes table of sea coast lights and notes. In top left margin: No. 602. In top center margin: Plate no. 2029. In top right margin: Electrotype copy no. 2 U.S.C. & G.S. Stamped in blue ink in lower margin: Printed Sep 18 1889. In lower right ...
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Junken, Charles - Lindenkohl, A. - Knight, H. M. - Thorn, F. M. - Colonna, A. (Benjamin Allison)
    • Date: 1888
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    [Outline map of eastern Virginia and the Chesapeake Bay region]. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted on cloth. In pencil in top right margin: Copy of Map No. 4, U.S.C. & G. survey report, 1882. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H213 In pencil on verso: 183. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1882
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    City of San Francisco and it's vicinity, California Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "Copied from the original topographic sheet no. 687 in the Archives of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Washington, D.C. April 14th, 1891." Lower left margin: "Printed June 1893." Upper left margin and lower right margin: 3054. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rodgers, A. F. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1893
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    Economic geology sheet, Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington quadrangle Relief shown by contours. Also shows artesian water contours. Geology "Surveyed in 1893-1899." Topography "Surveyed in 1885-86 and 95-97." Includes notes and "Sections" diagram. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Darton, Nelson Horatio - Williams, George Huntington - Keith, Arthur - Wilson, Herbert M. (Herbert Michael) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1899