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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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    [Warrantee landholdings in the townships of Wayne County, Pa., ca. 1828-1835] The maps show warrantee landholding boundaries and numbers. The assigned landholders' names are not given. Each map (engraving) covers a single township in Wayne County. Title devised by cataloguer. The engraver's name appears in the lower margin of the Dyberry and Salem Township maps only. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Purchase; Boston Rare Maps; Oct. 2010. ...
    • Contributor: Hamm, Phineas Eldridge
    • Date: 1828

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    A new map of the United States with the additional territories : on an improved plan, exhibiting a view of the Rocky Mountains surveyed by a company of Winebago [i.e. Winnebago] Indians ... At lower right: "Atlantic Souvenir for 1829." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: Bernard J. Shapero Books (London) Acquisitions control no. 2007-228
    • Contributor: Imbert, Anthony
    • Date: 1828
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    Plan of square no. 378 : showing the true course of the creek running through it at the time it was changed in eighteen hundred & twenty six, & the present direction, ... Cadastral map of block bounded by 10th, E, 9th, and D streets N.W. "Copy from the original record in my office, F.C. de Krafft S.C.W., July 5, 1828." Watermark: Budgen, (fleur-de-lis under crown). Pen-and-ink, green and blue watercolors. Fold-lined and cracked at edges. Printed 1792 Ellicott map on verso: Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C. - Hill, Samuel - Force, Peter - Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1828
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    Map of the city of Washington Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Mounted on cloth backing and edged in imitation leather. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1320 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C. - Stone, W. I. - Brannan, John
    • Date: 1828
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    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 ...
    • Contributor: Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth

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    Map of Vermont & New Hampshire.
    Map of Vermont and New Hampshire
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes 2 distance tables. Copy imperfect: Brittle, torn, small pieces missing, varnished, stained, darkened, creased, backed by cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 1998-44
    • Contributor: Robinson, Lewis
    • Date: 1828
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    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.
    • Date: 1500

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    Plan of a survey for the proposed Boston and Providence Rail-Way. Topographic strip map showing proposed lines of survey. This is the earliest railroad map represented in the Library's map collections. It is listed as one of the "Rail Roads Never Before Delineated" by Henry S. Tanner in his Memoir on the Recent Surveys ... (Philadelphia, 1829). It was incorporated in June 1831 and was first intended forhorse-drawn power. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Hayward, James - Annin & Smith
    • Date: 1828
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    A series of maps to Willard's History of the United States, or, Republic of America. Designed for schools and private libraries. Maps no. 4 and 6 show revisions ("Third map" and "Fifth map"). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Willard, Emma
    • Date: 1828

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