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  • Map
    Maryland und Delaware. Scale ca. 1:500,000. Relief shown by hachures. Place names in English and German. In upper right margin: No. X. Includes inset of western section of what is now Garrett and Allegany Counties. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F. - Sander, W.
    • Date: 1797
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    Antietam Sharpsburg and vicinity. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South" Scale ca. 1:26,700. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 246.2 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867, v. 2, between p. 426 and 427. Signed (facsim.): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1864 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of the battle field at Antietam from ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Port facilities at Washington D.C. & Alexandria, Va. Depths shown by soundings and contours. "Transmitted with letter dated: October 19, 1923." Includes indexed "List of piers and wharves at Washington, D.C., and Alexandria, Va.," notes, 2 "General vicinity sketch" insets, and indexed "List of steamship lines." Ancillary map ca. 1:112,000: Transportation lines of Chesapeake Bay serving the port of Baltimore Md. / Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors. "B-12-32. B-12-33." LC ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Washington District - Schmitt, Edwin A. - United States. Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors
    • Date: 1923
  • Map
    Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for the Balt. & Ohio Rail Road by order of the Board of Engineers. Map of Baltimore, Ann Arundel, Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington counties, Md, showing drainage, roads, and important place names. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Barney, Joshua
    • Date: 1831
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    Talbot Co., Maryland. General-content county map also showing administrative hundreds (named), buildings, churches, schools, mills, and unidentified numbered areas. Issued as a real-estate advertisement: "Farms for sale in Talbot and adjoining counties--send for pamphlet and map." LC copy imperfect: Torn, mended, fold-lined, annotated in lead pencil. Includes key to abbreviations and real-estate broker's advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1875
  • Map
    Improved plan of the city of Baltimore. Scale ca. 1:11,314. Relief shown by hachures. Pictorial map. From James Robinson's Baltimore directory. 1804. Indexed for points of interest. Accompanied by letter from Maryland Historical Society, 2 l. and typewritten copy of 1799 Baltimore Directory title page, 1 l. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Warner & Hanna
    • Date: 1804
  • Map
    [Map of the battlefield of Antietam LC Copy geographic coverage and information identical to G3842.A6 1898 .A5 CW 249.5, lacks title information and all named information. Relief shown by contours. Title from G3842.A6 1898 .A5 CW 249.5. Blue print. Detailed map of the battlefield showing roads, lanes, fences, houses, woodland, and relief by contour lines at intervals of 10 feet. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ...
    • Contributor: Antietam Battlefield Board - Cope, Emmor - Mattern, H. W.
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    [Map of Atlantic Coast of North America from the Chesapeake Bay to Florida]. Shows coastal features, Native American nations and settlements, and other geographical entities. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Attributed to Joan Vinckeboons by comparison with his other Dutch maps in Henry Harrisse collection. Described in Terrae incognitae, v. xvi, 1984. Richard W. Stephenson's The Henry Harrisse collection ... , p. 40; the second volume has binder's title "Manuscript maps Atlantic Coast and California drawn by Joan Vingboons ...
    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
  • Map
    Head of navigation of the Potomac River Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes notes. LC copy originally printed on separate sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, thirded, mounted on cloth backing, accompanied by negative photocopy, and annotated in pencil: From negative transferred from War Department. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Abert, S. T. (Silvanus Thayer) - Graham, Campbell - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1849
  • Map
    A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law
    Map of Virginia
    Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Issued in blue slipcase designed for this map. Annotations of place names on map area in ink (red and black) and pencil. Handwritten annotations on ...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Tanner, Henry Schenck - Dawson, E. - Giles, William Branch
    • Date: 1827
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    Map of Frederick County, Md. accurately drawn from correct instrumental surveys of all the county roads, Scale [ca. 1:63,360]. Relief shown by hachures. Includes 25 insets, illus. and text. Election districts shown. Landowners identified. LC Land ownership maps, 292 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bond, Isaac - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and the adjacent country comprising the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington in the state of Maryland, ... Topographical map of part of Maryland showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, the Washington Aqueduct, roads, and railroads with mileage on the main survey line. Chartered in 1853.
    • Contributor: Hutton, Wm. R. (William Rich) - Metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C) - Hutton, Wm. R.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title handwritten on original map. On original map in handwriting: Reduced by F. Fairfax 1854. Includes notes. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil: Coast Survey. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Fairfax, F.
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Directional commuting, census tract-level approach, Washington-Baltimore and vicinity Covers the region including (at the extremes) York County (Pa.), Queen Anne's County (Md.), Caroline County (Va.), and Warren County (Va.). "County and equivalent area boundaries and place names are as of January 1, 1990." Computer-generated map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census. Geography Division
    • Date: 1990
  • Map
    Martenet's Map of Prince George's County, Maryland. Scale 1:63,360: 1 mile in 1 in. Cadastral map showing landowners. Includes "table of distances in miles and hundreths." Insets: Upper Marlborough. -- Laurel. -- Nottingham. -- Woodville. -- Piscataway. -- Bladensburg. LC Land ownership maps, 302 LC copy imperfect: small holes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Martenet, Simon J.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Pocket map showing the probable theatre of the war Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 1.1 Another issue. Map of Maryland, Delaware, and parts of Pennsylvania and Virginia, "camps & forts" underlined in red and "prominent places" underlined in blue are not shown. Insets: [Street pattern of the city of Baltimore] 9 x 12 cm.-[Map of the city and county of Washington, and the county of Alexandria] 13 x 13 ...
    • Contributor: Aschbach, G. A.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    The State of Maryland from the best authorities. Scale ca. 1:770,000. Meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in black ink in upper right margin: No. 35. In upper center margin: Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved. Includes inset "Continuation of the Potowmac River, from Fort Cumberland." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Barker, W. (William) - Carey, Mathew - Guthrie, William
    • Date: 1795
  • Map
    Antietam. [Scale 1:21,120]. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245.9 Another copy. Stamped at top of map: 320 Union. Handwritten note on verso: War Records Office. Washington, D.C. Feb. 8, 1892. Respectfully referred to the Postmaster, Sharpsburg, Md. with request that he will please examine this map, correct the spelling of the names and return it to me as early as practicable. [Signed] C. D. ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of the country contiguous to the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Scale ca. 1:500,000. "Longitude east from Washington." From the 5th general report of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Company, 1824. Includes distance list. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Company
    • Date: 1824
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    Map of the battlefield of Antietam Scale ca. 1:10,560. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 249.5 "Drawn by H. W. Mattern" in the lower right corner. "Note: Figures in black and crosses, thus (+) marked along roadsides indicate numbers of tablets. For legends on tablets showing positions of troops and their movements, see final report of the Antietam Battlefield Board to the Secretary of War, dated 1898." Detailed map of ...
    • Contributor: Antietam Battlefield Board - Cope, Emmor - Mattern, H. W.
    • Date: 1898
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    Map of the location of part of the North-Western Turnpike Road Shows road from Winchester westward to the Cheat River in Preston County, West Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. "This copy made by Fr. Koch, Richmond, Va. Jan. 27th 1862." Pen-and-ink, pencil and watercolor on brown irregularly shaped paper, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. In ink on verso obscured by mounting: N.W. Turnpike and notes. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H215 In ...
    • Contributor: Shaw, Charles - Crozet, Claudius - Koch, Fr. - Shaw, Charles Brion
    • Date: 1831
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    [Preliminary field sketch of part of the Antietam battlefield, in the area north of Sharpsburg]. Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, colored pencil, and pencil on note paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper. Printed in upper right border: War Department, Antietam Battlefield Commission, Washington. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H118 Oriented with north to the right. Watermark: Crane's distaff linen with ...
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    Reconnaissance of "Anacostia" above Wash. Navy Yd. Covers part of Anacostia River in Washington D.C. "Aug. 18th 1861." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. India ink and blue wash. Includes note. At upper left: 211, L. Sheet 16. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 689.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Cluss, A. - Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard
    • Date: 1861
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    Plan of Foundry site : [Washington D.C.] Shows foundry buildings and "Depot for guns." Also covers part of Potomac River waterfront and Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Relief shown by hachures. From the Taggart Estate papers. Accompanied by ill.: Plan & elevations of Foundry. 1 sheet ; 54 x 66 cm. LC copy soiled and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Starbuck, C. C. - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Part of "Widows Mite" lying in the co. of Washington D.C. ; The above 2 plats represent two separate parts of that portion of a tract of land called Josephs Park, lying ... Both tracts border on Rock Creek. Titles in lead pencil on cloth backing: No. 1. Theodore Mosier's plat of Josephs Park, purchased of Robert Brent -- No. 2. Abbott's purchase from the heirs of Thomas Corcoran. Josephs Park map in 2 parts. Pen-and-ink (2 hands) with additions in lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statistical table. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis
    • Date: 1852