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    Topographical map of the city and county of New-York, and the adjacent country : with views in the border of the principal buildings, and interesting scenery of the island. Relief shown by hachures. Shows wards, physical features, and various places of interest. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York." Appears to be an intermediate state between those cited by Stokes as first and second states. Madison Square shown but not ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - S. Stiles & Co.
    • Date: 1836
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    Plan of the city of Baltimore Shows wards. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1836
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    Map showing the lands assigned to emigrant Indians west of Arkansas and Missouri. From: [Documents concerning Col. Henry Dodge's expedition to the Rocky Mountains], House Document 181, 24th Cong., 1st session, 1835-36, serial 289. LC Many nations, 200 Exhibition: Indians of North America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., August, 1977. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau
    • Date: 1836
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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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    The tourist's guide through the states of Maryland, Delaware and part of Pennysylvania & Virginia with the routes to their springs &c. General map showing drainage, relief by hachures, place names, roads, canals, and railroads. Road distances between towns are given at right top and left side of map.
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding - Yeager, Joseph
    • Date: 1836
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    A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the proposed Columbus & Pensacola Rail Road, accompanying the report of Major J. D. Graham, U.S. Topographical Engr. Feb. 6th, ... Map of southern Alabama and part of western Florida showing roads, cities, and drainage.
    • Contributor: Palmer, W. R. (William R.) - Graham, J. D. (James Duncan) - Columbus and Pensacola Railroad - United States. General Land Office - Palmer, W. R.
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the city of New Brunswick, New Jersey General city street map also showing principal buildings, ward names, city block dimensions in feet (some blocks), and the Raritan terminus of the Delaware and Raritan Canal. Also shows real-property tract boundaries and owners' names in some outlying areas. Oriented with north toward the lower right. LC copy imperfect: Extensively annotated in light lead-pencil to show block numbers and proposed new streets. Includes printed ...
    • Contributor: Ewen, Daniel - New Brunswick (N.J.). Common Council - C. Graham's Lith
    • Date: 1836
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    A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances from place to place along the stage & steam boat routes. The earliest general map to show the South Carolina Canal and Rail Road Company's line which began in Charleston, S.C. It was completed to Hamburg, S.C., in 1833. Its 136 miles of track were then the longest in the world.
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - South Carolina Canal and Railroad Company
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of Irving, situated in Westchester Co., state of New-York Cadastral map of subdivision in the village of Tarrytown (N.Y.). Shows lot lines, numbers, dimensions, and pre-existing buildings. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 11-86
    • Contributor: Doughty, Saml. S. (Samuel S.) - C. Graham's Lith
    • Date: 1836
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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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    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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    The states of Ohio, Indiana & Illinois and Michigan Territory : from the latest authorities.
    States of Ohio, Indiana and Illinois and Michigan Territory | Ohio, Indiana, Ill's. & Michigan
    Shows parts of adjoining states. Prime meridian: Washington [D.C.]. Colored by county. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Signed inside front cover: Millard Fillmore. Includes population tables of counties for the states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and the Michigan Territory in 1830.
    • Contributor: Strong, Ezra Baldwin - Fillmore, Millard
    • Date: 1836
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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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    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 Dexter in Jefferson County N.Y. Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, sold lots, and street names. Depths shown by soundings. Includes text and index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Torn, fold-lined, mounted on paper backing. Acquisitions control no.: 2007-100
    • Contributor: Denison, John - A.E. Baker's Lithog'hy.
    • Date: 1836
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    [Partial cadastral map of the district around the Center Market, N.W. Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by 12th, D, 6th streets N.W., and the Washington Canal. Shows lots, lot numbers, and dimensions only in 4 squares. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and fold-lined. Includes computations and inset of Square 382. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1836
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    Mitchell's map of the United States : showing the principal travelling turnpike and common roads, on which are given the distances in miles from one place to another, also the courses of ... Shows longitude west from Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1835, by S. Augustus Mitchell ..." The paper edition of this map appears in Bishop Davenport's A New Gazetteer, or Geographical Dictionary of North America . . . (Philadelphia, 1836). [From published bibliography] Cloth map. LC Railroad maps, 5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1836
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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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    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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    Carte des États-unis d'Amérique. Sketch map of the eastern half of the United States showing major mountain ridges by hachures. Indicates canals, railroads and the "Route Nationale" between Cumberland, Md., and Vandalia, Ill. Shows projected railroads between Cumberland and Vandalia, between New Orleans and Nashville, and between Cincinnati and Columbia, S.C. "Voies de communication" are indicated in five colors. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Bouffard, L.
    • Date: 1836
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    Map showing the most direct commercial route from the Atlantic via L. Ontario, to the province of Upper Canada, the north western states & territories, and to the Mississippi. Shows area from Washington, D.C., north to above Lake Huron and from Cape Cod to the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Price, John
    • Date: 1836
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    Plan of sections 1, 2 & 3, East Boston. Cadastral map showing lots and lot numbers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Torn, stained, creased, annotated in ink and pencil, mounted on cloth backing. Acquisitions control no.: 2007-156
    • Contributor: Pendleton's Lithography
    • Date: 1836
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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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    Map of valuable property in the 6th ward of the city of Brooklyn belonging to John Dikeman & others to be sold by Franklin & Jenkins on Monday, 29th August, 1836 at ... Scale not given. Oriented with north to the left. Cadastral map. Includes text and inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Brooklyn. City Surveyor - Graves, Roswell - Franklin & Jenkins - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the city of Perth Amboy, N.J. : February 1836 General street map showing buildings and lot lines. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers part of Raritan Bay. LC copy imperfect: Upper left corner torn away, laminated, mounted on cloth backing to form single sheet, fold-lined, small sections missing at fold lines, sheet trimmed, annotated in ink to show additional buildings and names. Includes inset "Map shewing the situation of ...
    • Contributor: Brinley, Francis W. - Baker (Lithographer : New York, N.Y.)
    • Date: 1836
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    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1836 by H.S. Tanner ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." In upper margin: Tanner's universal atlas. Includes note, Capitol floorplan, and indexed table of "References." "66." LC Ward maps, 223 LC copy 2 fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, edged with imitation leather, annotated in ink on verso, and ...
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Date: 1836