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    [Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bounding the city of Washington]. Shows waterfront, wharves, and bridges. Depths shown by soundings. Title from Phillips's Descriptive list of maps and views of Washington. On verso in ink: Handed to the Surveyor by Mr. J.P. Ingle for safe keeping, Nov. 29, 1830. Ink and wash. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Text in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: Ingle, John P.
    • Date: 1830
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    The American atlas, exhibiting the post offices, post roads, rail roads, canals, and the physical & political divisions of the United States of North America Relief shown by hachures. Title from title sheet. "Entered according to the act of Congress, July 10th 1839, by David H. Burr, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia." Phillips, 4525 Map of the United States of North America LC Railroad maps, 6 Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware LC Railroad maps, 70 Map of Maine, New Hampshire,...
    • Contributor: Burr, David H. - Arrowsmith, John
    • Date: 1839

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    Map of Texas with parts of the adjoining states Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1835 by H.S. Tanner in the Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "The latitude and longitude of Saltillo, Monterey, Laredo, Bexar, Nacogdoches, and the point where the boundary line leaves the Sabine are from the observations of General Teran of the Mexican Army." Includes notes....
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - Austin, Stephen F. (Stephen Fuller)
    • Date: 1837
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    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Includes indexed table of "References." LC copies soiled, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1348 2 copies Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Stone, William James
    • Date: 1839
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    This colour'd map exhibits a general view of the economical geology of New York and part of the adjoining states At foot of title: Rensselaer School, Troy, Jan. 1, 1830. Issued as educational map folded into geology textbook. Accompanied by text: Geological text-book, prepared for popular lectures on North American geology : with applications to agriculture and the arts / by Amos Eaton, A.M. vii, 63 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. Includes 2 cross-sections. Original LC PreMARC book classification: QE28.E14. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Eaton, Amos
    • Date: 1830
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    Chart of the Potomac River from Georgetown to Alexandria Depths shown by contours and soundings. Does not cover Georgetown vicinity. Negative photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north to the right. "Drawer 55, sheet 4." "55-4." LC copy fold-lined and originally printed on 4 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Berrien, John Macpherson - Kearney, James - Hughes, George W. (George Wurtz) - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1833
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    Plan and geological section of a rail-road route from Old Ferry Wharf, Chelsea to Beverly. Topographical strip map of part of Massachusetts showing relief by hachures, drainage, property owners names, roads, and the lines of survey. Includes geological cross-section profile. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Browne, D. Jasper - Pendelton's Lithography
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of Kentucky & Tennessee exhitibing the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads, &c.; by David. H. Burr (Late topographer to the Post Office,) Geographer to the House of Representatives of ... Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Date: 1839
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    Map of the Potomac River from South Lowell to Alexandria with the lateral canals Depths shown by soundings. "A Plot of part of the Tolson tract of land at the Great Falls of the Potomac ..." Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 9-82 DCP
    • Contributor: Ewing, Maskell C.
    • Date: 1839
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    Map of Newark and East Newark, N.J. from the most authentic surveys. Scale ca. 1:48,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Graham, C. (Curtis )
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the canals & rail roads of the United States reduced from the large map of the U.S. One of the earliest general maps of the eastern United States showing railroads in operation. The working lines are in blue, proposed lines are in green. Canals are shown in red and yellow. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - Knight, J. W.
    • Date: 1830
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    Map and profile of the Gettysburg Rail Road as surveyed by order of the legislature of Pennsylvania, 1839. Survey map and profile of part of Pennsylvania and Maryland from Gettysburg to the Potomac River. Shows relief by hachures along the line, creeks, roads, cities and towns. Chartered on January 9, 1838; constructed December 1, 1858.
    • Contributor: Campbell, Henry R. - Gettysburg Railroad
    • Date: 1839
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    Plan and profile of the Danville and Pottsville Rail Road. Detailed map of part of Pennsylvania between Sharp Mountain and the Susquehanna River showing roads, drainage, and relief by hachures along the survey route. Shows the east and west branches of the Mount Carbon Railroad and the Mill Creek Railroad, which began operation in 1829. Chartered on April 8, 1826. Name changed in 1851 to the Philadelphia and Sunbury Rail Road.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, David K. - Lucas, William - Danville and Pottsville Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1831
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    Map of Wareham. Scale 1:24,650; 125 rods to an in. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Meridians: Washington and Greenwich. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in pencil to extend map coverage to the south and east. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Bourne, S. - Pendleton's Lithography
    • Date: 1832
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    Map of the city of Cincinnati Map has profile of the bottom of the Ohio River ; scale recording height of reservoirs and extent of the river's overflow ; landmarks ; ward boundaries. Map includes environs of Cincinnati including parts of Covington, Ky. and Newport, Ky. "Latitude 39⁰5ʹ54ʺ North. Longitude 7⁰25ʹ12ʺ West of Washington City." "Entered according to Act of Congress by Joseph Gest in the clerk's office of the...
    • Contributor: Gest, Joseph - Haviland, W. (William)
    • Date: 1838
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    Report on the new map of Maryland 1834 Shows names of soil varieties. Relief shown by hachures. Cover title. Imperfect: Foxed, trimmed. Accompanied by text: Report on the new map of Maryland 1834 : engineer's report. 50 p. ; 23 cm. -- Statistical table: Tabular view of the analyses of the marls belonging to the Tertiary and Cretaceous formations of Maryland. [1] table : with text ; 26 x 39 cm., on...
    • Contributor: Alexander, J. H. (John Henry) - Wm. McNeir Print. (Firm)
    • Date: 1834
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    Isles of Shoals Scale ca. 1:24,000. Depths shown by soundings. "Engraved for the American coast pilot, 13th ed." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March) - Hooker, William - E. & G.W. Blunt (Firm)
    • Date: 1837
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    Map of Wattsburgh, Venango Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, and some dimensions. Does not show landowners' names. Oriented with north to the left. Purchase; FY '13 Philip Lee Phillips Society purchase; July 2013. LC copy imperfect: Wrinkled, fold-lined, missing small sections of margin at edges. Includes notes (statistical and dimensional data). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Adams, D. - Baker, Alfred E. - Philip Lee Phillips Society
    • Date: 1836
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    Plan of a portion of the triangles on the western shore of Maryland. Scale not given. Also covers northern Chesapeake Bay region. Issued with 5 other maps. Includes regional triangulation map. Accompanied by: Report of the engineer & geologist, in relation to the new map, to the executive of Maryland. 1836. 89 p. diagr. chart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Alexander, J. H. (John Henry) - Edward Weber & Co.
    • Date: 1835
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    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Also has red-ink lines drawn in some streets to show utility (sewer?) system. Includes indexed table of "References." LC copy missing edge sections, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in upper margin: Bet. 1835-1840. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1348 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Stone, William James
    • Date: 1839
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    Map of the village of Highgate, Franklin County, state of Vermont Cadastral map showing lots, lot numbers, selected landowners, and selected buildings. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2006-143
    • Contributor: Martin, Alexr. (Alexander) - Baker's Lithogy - Martin, Alexr
    • Date: 1836
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    Delaware and Maryland Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to show county areas and D.C. Prime meridian: U.S. Capitol, Washington D.C. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1833 by Illman & Pilbrow in the Clerk's office in the District Court for the Southern District of New York." Map page removed from Burr's "New universal atlas" published by D.S. Stone [1835?] Includes inset of "The...
    • Contributor: Burr, David H. - Illman & Pilbrow
    • Date: 1835
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    [Survey of lands in Blue Ridge between Manassass Gap, Ashby's and Sincker's Gap in Clarke and Warren counties : Rawleigh Colston's land]. Shows the names of some residents. Title devised by cataloger. Each sheet pasted together in 4 sections, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Land ownership maps, 1240 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes survey notes.
    • Contributor: Love, George
    • Date: 1834
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    A map of a portion of the Indian country lying east and west of the Mississippi River to the forty sixth degree of north latitude from personal observation made in the autumn ...
    Geological report of an examination made in 1834 of the elevated country between the Missouri and Red rivers
    Accompanied by: Geological report of an examination made in 1834 of the elevated country between the Missouri and Red rivers / by G.W. Featherstonhaugh. Washington : Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1835. (97 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy of accompanying text has multiated...
    • Contributor: Featherstonhaugh, George William - United States. Topographical Bureau
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the Fox River and that part of the Winnebagoe Lake as contained within the limits of the cession of 1821 by the Menominie and Winnebago Indians to the New York ... Red, blue, and black ink on tracing linen. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1832