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  • Map

    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America

    Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copy soiled, colored with yellow wash to show built-up areas, annotated in color inks to show unidentified (water, sewer?) lines in streets, and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of Foxborough : containing 12806 acres

    Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing drainage, landowners' names, school houses, roads, railroads, etc. Includes lists of selected ministers, town clerks and officers, landowners' names, census information, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2011-006

    • Contributor: Everett, J. M.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    New map of Stark County, Ohio

    LC Land ownership maps, 677 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes population statistical table, list of post offices, views of public, and residential properties. Insets: Map of the city of Canton, Stark County, Ohio -- Map of the town of Massillon, Stark County, Ohio. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into 4 ...

    • Contributor: Schuchman, William
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of the central portion of the United States showing the lines of the proposed Pacific railroads.

    Strip map of the United States between 36 degrees and 47 degrees north latitude. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, place names, and some trails in the western half of the map. Indicates the proposed lines for the western, central, and eastern divisions of the Union Pacific Railroad.

    • Contributor: Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans.

    Outline map of the eastern United states including Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the railroad network and steamship routes. Indicates the railroad land grant and the coal and iron deposits in Alabama. Distances from Washington, D.C., to New Orleans, La. are shown below the title. Chartered in 1853 and 1854. Consolidated with the Wills Valley Railroad, forming the Alabama and Chattanooga Railroad.

    • Contributor: Hoyer & Ludwig - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    The upper Mississippi and Missouri

    Covers the northwestern United States and western Canada. Relief shown pictorially. French. Title and notes in English. Traced by J.G. Kohl from the original map: Idee topographique des huts de Mississipi et du Missouri ... / dessinèe par Mr. Soulard ancien, S. Lant de port de la marine. rle. de France et Captne. des milices de S.M.C. aux yllinois ...... "This is a copy ...

    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (johann Georg) - Soulard, Anthoine - Kohl, J. G.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Hudson's Bay's country

    Also covers northern United States. Relief shown pictorially. Copy of a manuscript map from the Archives of the Hudson's Bay Company. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (johann Georg) - Pond, Peter
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of the United States of America.

    Insets of the Atlantic Ocean and the Isthmus of Panama. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (george Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of the townships of Upper and Lower Nazareth, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

    General-content map showing roads, copses, farmsteads, rural buildings, acreages, and householders' names. Does not show real-property lines or land tracts. Also shows houses and occupants' names in the village (later borough) of Nazareth. Hand col. to differentiate the 2 townships. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Rich'd Clark in ... the Eastern District of Penn'a." Handwritten in black ink ...

    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C. (james C.) - Friend, Norman M. - Clark, Richard - Sidney, J. C.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of Essex County, New Jersey : with the names of property holders &c.

    Relief shown in hachures. Inset of Newark, N.J. with index. LC Land ownership maps, 446 LC Ward maps, 165 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 3 views.

    • Contributor: Sidney, J. C. (james C.) - Sidney, J. C.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of the Reading & Columbia Rail Road connecting New York via the Jersey Central, Reading and Columbia, with Baltimore and Washington, together with Western R.R. connections to Wheeling and Pittsburg [sic]; ...

    Sketch map of eastern Pennsylvania and northern Maryland indicating the railroad network and the connections with the coal fields. Shows major drainage, cities and towns, and four main coal field areas.

    • Contributor: Kase, S. P. - Reading & Columbia Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America

    Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Plan of the city of Burlington shewing [i.e. showing] water & sewer service.

    Shows water mains by blue lines, sewer mains by red lines, and hydrants by red spots. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Soiled, stained, darkened, brittle, tears, small pieces missing along edges, cut into 2 halves, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in pencil.

    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    Oregon City.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.) 718 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Richardson, James H.
    • Date: 1850
  • Collection

    Panoramic Maps

    The panoramic map was a popular cartographic form used to depict U.S. and Canadian cities and towns during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Known also as bird's-eye views, perspective maps, and aero views, panoramic maps are nonphotographic representations of cities portrayed as if viewed from above at an oblique angle. Although not generally drawn to scale, they show street patterns, individual ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Hébert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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  • Map

    Map of Somerset County, New Jersey

    Relief shown by hachures. Inset : Plan of Somerville. Includes names of property owners and 7 views. LC Land ownership maps, 465 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Otley, J. W. - Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1850
  • 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

    Map of the Rabun Gap Rail Road route showing its connection with other roads finished, in progress & contemplated.

    Outline map of the southern United States showing the railroad network. The Rabun Gap system is shown in red.

    • Contributor: Keenan, William - Rabun Gap Railroad
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connections.

    The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad.

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Williamsport and Elmira Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    Map of the property of the Western Mining & Manufacturing Co. situate on Drody's Creek, Coal River Peytona, Boone County, Western Virginia

    Shows the names of some residents. Date taken from LC jacket note. Oriented with north toward bottom. Copy imperfect: Very brittle, losses along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: T. Sinclair's Lith
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    Map of the city of Bridgeport, Conn.

    Scale ca. 1:3,360. Shows land ownership. Includes views of local buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1, 651/2

    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Middlebrook, C. S. - Collins & Clark
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada.

    Showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Burr, Henry A.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of Terre Haute and Richmond Rail Road and connecting lines.

    Outline map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing the rail network. Chartered in 1847. In 1865 name changed to the Terre Haute and Indianapolis Railroad.

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A. (thomas Armstrong) - Terre Haute and Richmond Railroad - Morris, Thomas A.
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    Map of the Portland and Ogdensburg Rail Road line, and connections.

    Map of parts of New England and New York showing the railroad network and the progress of track construction along the Portland and Ogdensburg Railroad line. A reference table in the upper left of the map provides a key to 36 townships in Vermont.

    • Contributor: Hatch & Co. - Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
  • Map

    City of Washington.

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. LC copy torn at edges and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1850