Cities and Towns
This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.
Map of Florida.
Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
Vignoles, Charles Blacker - Tanner, Henry Schenck
Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond
A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...
Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth
Melish, John - Vallance, J. (John) - Tanner, Henry Schenck
Relief shown by hachures. "American Atlas." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Fragile, mounted on cardboard, torn in several places. No evidence of being removed from an atlas.
Tanner, Henry Schenck
Map of the lands belonging to R.S. Hackley, esq., in east Florida
Cadastral map. Covers all of Florida between Micanopy in north and Key Biscayne Bay in south. At lower left is probable reference to 1823 Map of Florida by Charles Vignoles: Laid off, according to the original papers, upon the new map of Florida, and enlarged from that map. Signed at lower left: R.S. Hackley. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Map backed with cloth. Available also ...
Hackley, Richard S. - Vignoles, Charles Blacker
Map of the town of Providence : from actual survey
General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. "Entered according to Act of Congress Dec'r. 15th 1823 by Daniel Anthony of the state of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations." Phillips. Maps of America, p. 726 Includes index to selected buildings, inset showing "Hope College and University Hall," and embellished title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...