• Map
    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
  • Map
    A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index to points of interest. LC copy darkened, wrinkled, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
  • Collection
    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
    Map of Somerset County General-content county map showing buildings in rural areas, householders' names in rural areas, and selected property boundaries with owners' names in 2 townships. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Sheet originally folded to 12 x 8 cm. (before application of cloth backing). LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, slightly soiled, trimmed at margins. LC Land ownership maps, 795 ...
    • Contributor: Wells, John - Melish, John - Tanner, Henry Schenck - Pennsylvania. General Assembly - Tanner, Vallance, Kearny & Co.
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. LC copy stained, missing small sections, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
  • Collection
    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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  • Map
    A map of the United States and part of Louisiana. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Imperfect: Stains, tears, small pieces missing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 99-35
    • Contributor: Van Schaack, Mary
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. Stained, missing small sections, annotated in lead pencil, annotated in ink to show city streets east of Rock Creek, extensively watercolored to show unidentified districts and letters, has printed ill. affixed at top, bordered to india ink, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    [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
  • Map
    Map of the state of Georgia, drawn from actual surveys and the most authentic information Relief shown pictorially. Includes a table showing counties with the distance between the counties' "chief towns" and Milledgeville. Shows land districts and includes numbers of land lots. "Entered according to Act of Congress, Savannah, Geo., 1830." LC Trails 287 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy has annotations in pencil, red pencil, and black ink; mounted ...
    • Contributor: Wellborn, Carlton - Green, Orange - Hoogland, William
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    A map of the second section of that part of Georgia now known as the Cherokee Territory in which are delineated all the districts & lots which by an act of the ... Covers Marietta region (Ga.) including portions of the present-day Cobb, Fulton, and Cherokee Counties. Original in Surveyor General Department, Office of Secretary of State, Atlanta, Ga. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Cherokee County--gold dist.--sect. 2.
    • Contributor: Green, Orange - Cowles, Daggett & Co.
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Map of North-Brookfield Cadastral map showing householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Note affixed to map at lower right: North-Brookfield (formerly the North Parish in Brookfield) was incorporated as a town in 1812. Population at the census in 1830 was 1,241. Copy imperfect: Darkened, stained, top and bottom margins cut off. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: ...
    • Contributor: Nye, Bonum
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Designed as general-content county pocket map folding into cover. Shows houses and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Longitude east from Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy imperfect: Trimmed, mounted on paper with cloth backing, annotated in lead pencil, missing cover. LC Land ownership maps, 790 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    [Map of northeastern Washington D.C. showing 18th and 19th-century land ownership]. "Explanation of the land sold by Mr. D.C. Marshal in 18[3?]3 ..." Lead pencil and ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, sectioned to 3 sheets, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1830
  • Collection
    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
    Mitchell's reference & distance map of the United States. Scale 1:1,584,000; 25 miles to an in. Cover title: Mitchell's map of the United States. Hand colored. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude west from Washington. "The printed accompaniment contains an index ... " LC copy wanting." "On this map will be found, every county, township, parish, hundred &c. in the United States, arranged in conformity with the ...
    • Contributor: Young, J.H. (James Hamilton) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Young, J.H.
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Philadelphia and adjoining districts : shewing the existing and contemplated improvements Scale ca. 1:6,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Shows wards and built-up. Indexed. Accompanied by: Index to the new plan of Philadelphia and adjoining districts, with references to find the streets, public buildings, etc. (vi, 44, 16 p. ; 15 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/2
    • Contributor: Allen, William - Dawson, E. - Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1830