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    [North America

    Scale ca. 1:9,000,000. Manuscript,pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Date: 1815
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    The Washington map of the United States.

    Insets. By the Superintendent, U.S. National Observatory. In comparison to the Bond publication also note addition of 2 counties in Kansas, and Wichita ... in Oklahoma. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Date: 1861
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    Map illustrating the extermination of the American bison

    Shows areas of die-off and of systematic extermination, range of herds up to 1889, and years of extermination in specific locations. Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vol. published in 1889, 1887 is the year of the Annual Report.

    • Contributor: Hornaday, William T. (william Temple) - Hornaday, William T.
    • Date: 1889
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    A map exhibiting all the new discoveries in the interior part...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows "Rivers added east of the Rocky Mountains, 90⁰ L. 45⁰ Lat.," from Tooley's Printed maps of America. In lower margin: London: Published Jan. 1, 1795 by A. Arrowsmith, No. 24 Rathbone Place. Includes notes. Tooley. Printed maps of America 137 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: hole in center. ...

    • Contributor: Arrowsmith, Aaron - Puke, J.
    • Date: 1802
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    Map of North America from the latest authorities, showing the...

    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 by J.H. Colton in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Includes list of "Geographical statistic's," distance list, and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Disturnell, John - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Date: 1854
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    Diagram of the United States of America, Mexico, the West Ind...

    Outline map of the United States and Middle America showing proposed routes of the Pacific Rail Road and its branches in connection with the various systems of existing and unfinished rail roads from the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic and Gulf coasts.

    • Contributor: Steiger, W. T. - United States. General Land Office
    • Date: 1854
  • Collection

    [Sanborn Fire Insurance Map Collection].

    Consists of the Sanborn fire insurance map holdings of the Geography and Map Division of the Library of Congress. These maps depict the commercial, industrial, and residential sections of approximately 12,000 cities and towns primarily in the United States but also include limited portions of Canada, Cuba, and Mexico. Sanborn maps were designed to assist fire insurance agents in determining the degree of hazard ...

    • Contributor: Sanborn (firm)
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of North America including all the recent geographical di...

    From: Finley (Anthony), A new American atlas, 1826. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Vance, D. H. - Finley, A. (anthony)
    • Date: 1826
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    The Washington map of the United States.

    Includes insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Date: 1868
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    Map of the United States, Canada, Mexico, West Indies and Cen...

    Includes State seals and portraits of Presidents. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Phelps & Watson
    • Date: 1859
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    Skeleton map showing the rail roads completed and in progress...

    Outline map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed and contemplated railroads. The southern portion of map indicates proposed shipping routes to points in the West Indies and Middle America. This is one of the earliest small-scale government maps to show a railroad network. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. House
    • Date: 1848
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    Goldthwait's map of the United States, British Provinces, Mex...

    Shows drainage, relief by hachures, place names, and state boundaries.

    • Contributor: Goldthwait, J. H.
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of the United States, exhibiting the post-roads, the situ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also shows townships in parts of Maine, New York, Indiana, Illinois and the Mississippi Territory. In lower central margin: Entered according to the Act of Congress the 2nd day of June 1804 by Abraham Bradley Jun'r of the District of Columbia. Possibly the second state of the fifth edition. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes inset "Map of North America". Available also ...

    • Contributor: Bradley, Abraham - Harrison, William - Barker, W. (william)
    • Date: 1804
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    A map of North America ; Outline of North America, in corresp...

    From his Geographical principles. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Luffman, J. (john) - Luffman, J.
    • Date: 1803
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    Morse's North American atlas.

    "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in 1842, by Sidney E. Morse and Samuel Breese, in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." Issued in fascicles. Phillips, 1228 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. The last page is a cover to fascicle no. 3. This cover has an amended contents note pasted on renumbering ...

    • Contributor: Morse, Sidney E. (sidney Edwards) - Breese, Samuel - Harper & Brothers - Morse, Sidney E.
    • Date: 1842

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    The Washington map of the United States

    Relief shown in hachures and spot heights. Maps for an Emerging Nation, no. 55. Includes insets of 3 views, 4 maps and 1 cross section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies; Copy 2 imperfect.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine - United States Naval Observatory
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of North America.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Smith, Charles
    • Date: 1849
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    A new map of North America from the latest authorities

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Cary, John
    • Date: 1811
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    The Washington map of the United States.

    By Supt., U.S. National Observatory. Includes insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Date: 1864
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    Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, M...

    Wall map. Shows Canada only along United States border. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Buffy Cafritz, Madison Council; 2004. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Differs from other 1849 ed. by omission of table of distances at lower left and "gold region" in California. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Sheets joined vertically, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (george Woolworth) - Colton, J. H. (joseph Hutchins) - Atwood, John M. - Barnard, William S. - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1849
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    The new naval and military map of the United States

    Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 32.7 Another issue. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes views and 30 portraits.

    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (john Calvin) - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1862
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    Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : s...

    Shows only southeastern and southwestern portions of Canada. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 24 insets, county population table, and notes indicating distribution of Native American populations. In upper left margin in manuscript ink: "Deposited in the Clerk's Office for the So. Dist. of New York August 4, ...

    • Contributor: Breese, Samuel - Harper & Brothers
    • Date: 1847
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    The Washington map of the United States.

    Insets. By the Superintendent, U.S. National Observatory. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the western & middle portions of North America : to il...

    Relief shown in hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Greenhow, Robert
    • Date: 18??
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    A map exhibiting all the new discoveries in the interior part...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows points of interest, aids to navigation, and historical information. Appears in Atlas to Thompson's Alcedo; or, dictionary of America & West Indies, 1816. Exhibition: Mapping the North American Plains, Aug. 10-Oct 10, 1983, Exhibition: Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Arrowsmith, Aaron - Puke, J.
    • Date: 1814
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    A map of part of the continent of North America : between the...

    Relief shown by shading. Covers western North America, from Lake Michigan and Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean, including southern Canada and northern Mexico. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Note from map folder: Map was copied from a sketch by William Clark, not one by Meriwether Lewis as indicated in the title. Copy ...

    • Contributor: Clark, William - King, N. (nicholas) - Lewis, Meriwether
    • Date: 1805
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    America

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows major cities, political divisions, physical features, and areas of Indian habitation; Mississippi River as boundary between [French] Louisiana and the United States; Greenland, islands in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, western Europe, west coast of Africa, and the Mediterranean Sea. English and Spanish. Longitude based on Greenwich meridian. LC copy imperfect: Partly torn at lower edge. Includes dates of exploration ...

    • Contributor: Thomson, John - J. & G. Menzies
    • Date: 1813
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    Rochambeau Map Collection

    The collection consists of 40 manuscript and 26 printed maps, and a manuscript atlas, the originals of which are in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division. The Rochambeau Map Collection contains cartographic items used by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725-1807), when he was commander in chief of the French expeditionary army (1780-82) during the American ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    • Date: 200?

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    Maps of Nicaragua, North and Central America : population and...

    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Haven, John
    • Date: 1856
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    A map of Mexico, Louisiana, and the Missouri Territory : incl...

    Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes, ill., and tables of coordinates and other statistical data. Imperfect: Backed with cloth and cut into sections.

    • Contributor: Robinson, John Hamilton - Narstin, John L. - Anderson, H. (hugh)
    • Date: 1819
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    The Washington map of the United States

    Relief shown in hachures and spot heights. Includes Census of the United States for 1860. Includes insets of 6 views, 5 maps and 4 profiles. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine - United States Naval Observatory
    • Date: 1861
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    Franquelin's map of Louisiana.

    "Reduced facsimile of MS. copy (made in Paris for Francis Parkman), now in the Library of Harvard University. The original, formerly in the Archives de la Marine, Paris, has been lost." From the Jesuit Relations, vol. 63, frontispiece. Facsimile. Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1684] Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Franquelin, Jean Baptiste Louis
    • Date: 1896
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    The Atlantic Neptune,

    L.C. copy no. 3, with 125 items. Charts dated 1774 to 1781. Undated ed. in 3 volumes, called part I, part II, and part III in their respective tables of contents. The general t.p., without volume numbering or imprint, and the prelim. leaves are repeated in each volume. The contents leaf for pt. 2 calls for a chart of Prince Edward's Island instead of ...

    • Contributor: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (joseph Frederick Wallet) - Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
    • Date: 1800

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    Nouvelle decouverte de plusieurs nations dans la Nouvelle Fra...

    From the Jesuit Relations, vol. 59, p. facing 86. 8 x 10 film negative available in G&M Reading Room. Part of the Missisippi River exhibit. Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1674] Facsimile. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Joliet, Louis - Burrows Brothers Company
    • Date: 1896
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    Carte de la Nouvelle France,

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Manuscript, pencil and pen-and-ink. "Rather more than 1/4 of the whole map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Index to points of interest on verso. Accompanied by manuscript text. [4] p. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Thoreau, Henry David - Champlain, Samuel De
    • Date: 1850
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    The new naval and military map of the United States

    Scale ca. 1:3,275,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 32.5 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1862 by Robert P. Smith." Stamped in right-hand corner: Copyright Library, Jan. 12, 1863. General map of the United States, Mexico, and Central America showing national, state, and county boundaries, cities and towns, mail routes and wagon roads, railroads built and in progress, canals, and ...

    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (john Calvin) - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1862
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    Railroad Maps, 1828-1900

    Contains 623 maps chosen from more than 3,000 railroad maps and about 2,000 regional, state, and county maps, and other maps which show "internal improvements" of the past century. The maps presented here are a selection from the Geography and Map Division holdings, based on the popular cartobibliography, Railroad Maps of the United States: A Selective Annotated Bibliography of Original 19th-century Maps in the ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1998

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    Map of the Indian tribes of North America, about 1600 A.D. al...

    Relief shown pictorially. "Pendleton's Lithography." From: American Antiquarian Society. Transactions and collections. Vol. 2, 1836, fol. p. 264. Hand colored to show the location of Indian tribes and 11 linguistic families. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gallatin, Albert - American Antiquarian Society
    • Date: 1836
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    Nord America mit Benützung der neuesten and zuverlaessigsten ...

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Liechtenstern, Joseph M.
    • Date: 1805
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    Amerika-yi şimali kıtʼası haritasıdır.

    Covers the continent of North America. Ottoman Turkish. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Copy brittle, missing edge sections, and stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2007-150

    • Date: 1848
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    Map of the United States : exhibiting the post-roads, the sit...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also shows townships in parts of Maine, New York, and Indiana Territory. Illinois (not named) is shown as part of Indiana Territory. Slipcase title and publisher's statement from printed labels affixed to slipcase. Earliest state of the 5th ed. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. "Entered according to the Act of Congress the 2nd day of June 1804 by Abraham Bradley Jun'r of ...

    • Contributor: Bradley, Abraham - Caldcleugh and Thomas
    • Date: 1804
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    The Washington map of the United States.

    Insets. By the Superintendent, U.S. National Observatory. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Date: 1865
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    The route of the Alaska excursion steamers.

    14088 U.S. Copyright Office Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Includes ancillary maps of the Northwestern States and Alaska.

    • Contributor: Fee, Charles S.
    • Date: 1891
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    Map of linguistic stocks of American Indians.

    From: Annual report of Bureau of Ethnology, v. 7, by J.W. Powell. LC Many nations, p. 209 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Powell, John Wesley
    • Date: 1890
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    Civil War Maps

    Brings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia. Among the reconnaissance, sketch, and theater-of-war maps are the detailed battle maps made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss for Generals Lee and Jackson, General Sherman's Southern military campaigns, and maps taken from diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts all available for the first ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Virginia Historical Society - Library of Virginia
    • Date: 1999

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    The Washington map of the United States.

    Maury, Superintendent U.S. National Observatory. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Date: 1863
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    N. America.

    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme - Harrison, Samuel
    • Date: 1807
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    Rand, Mc.Nally & Co's official railroad map of the United Sta...

    Very detailed commercial map of the continental United States showing drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, railroad stations, the entire railroad network with names or abbreviations of railroad companies along each line. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1893