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    [Cadastral map showing most of the towns of Groton and Hebron, New Hampshire, and adjacent parts of the towns of Bridgewater, Plymouth, and Rumney]. Cadastral map showing numbered and unnumbered lots; some landowners identified. Drawn in late eighteenth or nineteenth century, according to LC acquisition records. Scribing and pen-and-ink; on goat skin wrapped around original handmade wooden dowel. Imperfect: Stains and worn spots. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 92-8
    • Date: 1800
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    [Map of the United States and Canada]. Shows only southeastern and southwestern portions of Canada. Relief shown by hachures. Title from published version. Published version: Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada. New York : Harper & Brothers, 1847. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Pen-and-ink, colored ink, and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes indicating distribution of Native American populations, ...
    • Contributor: Breese, Samuel
    • Date: 1847
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    Thayer's statistical and military map of the middle and southern states. Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.65 General map. Stamped in the upper right corner: Nov. 15, 1861. Includes a list of "The Principal Forts in the United States" and brief descriptions of the "Position of the Rebel and Neutral States." Inset: Seat of war [in the Middle Atlantic States] published by Horace Thayer, N. York. 21 x 24 cm.-Diagram of ...
    • Contributor: Thayer, Horace
    • Date: 1861
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    Virginia Relief shown pictorially. Facsimile. Gift; Library of Virginia; April 24, 1999. Original version: [London : Printed by J.H. for T. Slater, 1629]. 10th state of map, rev. 1624. Appears in: The true travels, adventures, and observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Affrica, and America, from anno Domini 1593 to 1629. Oriented with north to the right. Includes ill. and notes. In lower ...
    • Contributor: Smith, John - Franklin Press (Richmond, Va.)
    • Date: 1819
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington : on which is shewn the squares, lots, &c., divided between William Prout Esq'r and the Commissioners of the Federal Buildings, agreeably to the ... Cadastral map showing original landholdings, new block numbers, new lot lines, lot numbers, and street widths. Covers area in N.E.-S.E. Washington (now Lincoln Park district) approx. bounded by Navy Yard, 3rd St. N.E.-S.E., H St. N.E., and 13th St. N.E.-S.E. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink, red ink, and watercolors. Oriented with north to the right. Drawn in southern/northern segments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake. Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 1. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps ... to Illustrate the Various Reports ... (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 165 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W. - Davis, Jefferson - Beckwith, E. G. (Edward Griffin) - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1855
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    Duval County, Florida Shows ranges, townships and sections and the names of some residents. Relief shown by spot heights. "Copyrighted by J. Francis LeBaron, 1885." LC Land ownership maps, 74 Includes key to landowners. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Le Baron, J. Francis
    • Date: 1885
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    Retreat of the French Army from Moscow : to the banks of the Neimen Shows numerous troop positions (color-coded) along routes westbound from Moscow to the Neman River (now in Belarus and Lithuania). Title from map area (upper left). Hand colored to identify troop positions (colors not specifically identified on map). Watermark: 118. LC copy imperfect: Slightly foxed, sectioned to 12 panels to enable folding. Handwritten inked title label (same title as printed title less the subtitle) affixed ...
    • Contributor: Porter, Robert Ker - Neele, Samuel John - Longman - Hurst - Rees - Orme - And Brown
    • Date: 1813
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    View of Oneida, N.Y. : 1874 Aerial view to horizon. Relief shown by shading and landform drawings. Imperfect: Sun-darkened, water-stained/soiled on verso. Gift; Ed. and Joyce Miller, L.C. Madison Council; June 2004. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and col. ill. Acquisitions control no.: 2004-75 PM3
    • Contributor: Bailey, O. H. (Oakley Hoopes) - C.H. Vogt (Firm) - J. Knauber & Co. - Bailey, O. H.
    • Date: 1874
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    [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad routes to the Pacific]. For a similar map see Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3 (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63.) p. 193.
    • Contributor: McAlpine, William J. (William Jarvis) - McAlpine, William J.
    • Date: 1853
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    Ludlow, Vt. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 939 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burleigh, L. R. (Lucien R.) - Burleigh, L. R.
    • Date: 1885
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    Shenandoah, Pa. 1889. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 849 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1889
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    Plan of the mouth of the Mississipi to explain the direction of the thelegraphies lines from Balize to Plaquemines & for other puposes : No. 4, report of the 1st June 1813 Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 462" and hand-written title of "No. 4 Missipi from Balise to Plaquemines telegraphik line" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lafon, Barthélémy - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1813
  • Map
    Map of the United States of America. Insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1857
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    Sectional map of Todd County, Minnesota. Cadastral map showing drainage, section lines and numbers, land ownership, landowners' names, roads, railroads, etc. Includes ill. of County Court House and Long Prairie Graded School. LC Land ownership maps, 384 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Budgett, Henry H. - Brown, Treacy & Co. (Saint Paul, Minn.)
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Genl. Thomas' new position 20th Septr. 3 p.m. Map shows location of Union and Confederate troops between Missionary Ridge and West Chickamauga Creek. After Confederates succeeded in breaking through the Union lines, the bulk of the Union forces retreated toward Chattanooga. Union Gen. George H. Thomas and his men held onto a tenuous position on Snodgrass Hill and repulsed assault after assault.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-09-20
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    Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa 1870. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Looking north west." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 211 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Ruger, A. - Merchant's Lithographing Company - Ruger & Stoner
    • Date: 1870
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    [Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the Anacostia River Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and 3 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Hickey, William
    • Date: 1840
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    [Base map of Pennsylvania]. Shows names of counties, major cities and towns, rivers, and a lake. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, sectioned in 3, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H207 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
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    Map of Susquehanna Co., Pennsylvania : from actual survey General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Montrose and Susquehanna Depot insets show real-property tracts (lots), lot numbers, building coverage, and owners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and borough areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a." LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, ...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Lee & Marsh
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the upper District of Henrico County ; Map of the Lower District of Henrico County Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "This map is reduced to one-third of original scale." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Title on verso obscured by mounting. LC copy annotated in red ink to show post offices. In lower left: 229A.
    • Contributor: Redd, James T. - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1887