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    Map of the Pennsylvania, Reading, and Lehigh Valley Railroads, and their connections. Outline map of the middle Atlantic states showing the three major lines in different colors. Indicates major drainage, cities and towns, and names the railroads along the lines.
    • Contributor: Alter, R. H. - Pennsylvania Railroad - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co. - Lehigh Valley Railroad Company
    • Date: 1884
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    Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860. Strip map of a surveyed line, showing distances in feet, from Philadelphia to Baltimore. The map indicates portions of rivers and streams, the road pattern, and important towns.
    • Contributor: Harness, Olney - Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1860
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    Portions of the military departments of Virginia, Washington, Middle & the Susquehanna, Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.2 Roughly drawn base map covering southern Pennsylvania, Maryland, Northern Virginia, and Washington D. C., and indicating populated places, common roads and turnpikes, contemplated and existing railroads, canals, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Callahan, Denis
    • Date: 1863
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    Map showing the Sodus Point & Southern Railroad and its connections. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in Pennsylvania, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered in 1852. Reorganized in 1875 with the Geneva, Hornellsville, and Pine Creek Railroad. In 1882 became the Sodus Bay and Southern Railroad. See Entry 415.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Sodus Point and Southern Railroad
    • Date: 1872
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    Pascaert van Nieuw Nederlandt Virginia, ende Nieuw-Engelandt verthonendt alles wat van die landin by See, oft by land is ondect oft Bekent. Shows northeast coast of the United States from New England to Virginia including coastal features 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...
    • Contributor: Vinckeboons, Joan
    • Date: 1639
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    Belgii novi, angliæ novæ, et partis Virginiæ : novissima delineatio. Relief shown pictorially. Taken from Jan Jansson's Atlantis majoris, 1657, no. 59. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Jansson, Jan
    • Date: 1657
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    War telegram marking map. Scale ca. 1:490,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.75 Base map depicting eastern Virignia printed in brown ink. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by L. Prang & Co." "Explanations. The extraordinary large scale on which this map is drawn has been adopted to make it just what we designed it to be, namely 1st. The most distinct map...
    • Contributor: Louis Prang and Company
    • Date: 1862
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    Virginie, Maryland en 2 feuilles par Fry et Jefferson. Scale ca. 1:660,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Planche 2e." Shows Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the southern portions of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Appears in the author's Atlas amériquain septentrional. 1778 [i.e. 1792] Includes inset, at reduced scale, showing western Virginia including the confluence of the Ohio and Kenawha rivers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault...
    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges-Louis - Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter
    • Date: 1777
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    Pensylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad Fluvium Delaware in America sitis
    Pennsylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad fluvium Delaware in America sitis
    Relief shown pictorially. Also covers New England (distorted) and northern Chesapeake region. Title in Latin; notes in German and Latin; legend in Latin, German, and English. Unidentified meridian. Provinces indicated by col. washes; province and county boundaries emphasized by dark watercolors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes in map area, ill. in title cartouche, and...
    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Date: 1748
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    Novi Belgii Novæque Angliæ nec non partis Virginiæ tabula : multis in locis emendata Covers New England and Middle Atlantic region southward to Hampton Roads. Shows colony names, colonial town names, and names of Amerindian tribes. Relief shown pictorially. Meridians numbered 297 to 312 from west to east. Differs from other issue in having different areas indicated by hand coloring. Stokes, Iconography, p. 147 (vol. 1) [lists dates as 1651-55]. Map collectors circle, #24. Phillips, 465. Available also...
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes - Schenk, Petrus
    • Date: 169?
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    Mitchell's Dissected map of the Middle States Relief shown by hachures. Box spine title: Mitchell's Dissected map, Middle States. Includes text. Publisher's advertisement on inside of box lid. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1854, by S. Augustus Mitchell ... District Court of Pennsylvania." LC copy lacks 2 pieces and several small portions of pieces. LC copy includes extra piece titled "Mitchell's dissected map of the Western States."...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) - Merriam, Moore & Co.
    • Date: 1854
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    Campaign of MDCCLXXVI. Scale ca. 1:185,000. Includes descriptive index entitled "Explanation" and inset "Campaign of MDCCLXXVII," ca. 1:410,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1058 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 651/1
    • Date: 1780
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    Map of the county west of Cumberland towards the Ohio river, showing the various lines surveyed or reconnoitred [sic] for the extension of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road to its western ... Lightly colored map on tracing linen showing western Pennsylvania, western Maryland, parts of Virginia and West Virginia and most of Ohio.
    • Contributor: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1843
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    Map of the Philadelphia, Easton & Water Gap Rail Road. Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. At end of title: Shewing its conections [sic] with other lines, & its importance in providing a direct communication between Philadelphia & the Lehigh, Delaware, Lackawanna, & Susquehanna Valleys, western New York, the Northern Lakes & Canada ... LC copy imperfect: some sections torn and missing along fold lines, hole in left center, section of right margin missing. LC copy distance...
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1852
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    Transportation map of Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. Scale ca. 1:1,457,280; 1 in. represents approx. 23 miles. Shows trackage rights, principal stations, distances between rail intersections, major U.S., Interstate, and State highways, and navigable waterways. Includes "Index to railroads." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. Federal Railroad Administration. Office of Policy and Program Development
    • Date: 1976
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    Map showing the line of the Connecticut & Western Railroad and its connections. Map of New England and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Connecticut Western Railroad Co.
    • Date: 1871
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    Colton's Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Scale 1:1,267,000; miles 20 to 1 in. Includes 3 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1886
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    Johnson's Virginia, Delaware, Maryland & West Virginia. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1864, by A.J. Johnson, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New Includes ill. of "Fortress Monroe," "General post office," "Treasury buildings, "Patent Office, " and "University of Virginia." Plates 33-34. Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington. Probably from: Johnson's new illustrated (steel plate) family atlas. New...
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett)
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the Portland and Ogdensburg Rail Road line, and connections. Map of parts of New England and New York showing the railroad network and the progress of track construction along the Portland and Ogdensburg Railroad line. A reference table in the upper left of the map provides a key to 36 townships in Vermont.
    • Contributor: Hatch & Co. - Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
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    National atlas: Middle Atlantic states. Scale 1:2,000,000. "Albers equal area projection." "Sheet number 8-9." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1976
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    A Map of the country round Philadelphia including part of New Jersey, New York, Staten Island, & Long Island. Scale ca. 1:1,625,000. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1041 "West longitude from London." From the Gentleman's magazine, v. 46, 1776. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies AACR2
    • Date: 1776
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    Map showing the Seaboard, Pennsylvania and Western Railroad and its connections. Map of northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, coal fields in Pennsylvania, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Seaboard, Pennsylvania, and Western Railroad
    • Date: 1884
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    The new war map of Virginia, Maryland & Pennsylvania. General map of the Middle Atlantic and Chesapeake Bay regions showing railroads, highways, and selected forts in eastern Virginia. Does not show Civil War battle locations or troop positions. Relief shown by hachures. Printed in brown. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined. Acquisitions control no.: 91-52 CW3
    • Contributor: Russell, (Benjamin ) - Russell
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of the railroads & canals connecting the coal estate of the Broad Mountain Improvement Co., with the Atlantic &c. Outline map indicating the railroad network in central Pennsylvania, parts of Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey.
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 185?
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    The Chesapeake Bay watershed : 64,000 square miles of land, water, wildlife, and people : "a better bay through better science" 1997 Also covers watersheds of tributary rivers (including the Susquehanna) and adjacent regions of the Middle Atlantic States. State boundaries and watershed outline added. Includes bar-code. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Chesapeake Bay Program (U.S.)