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    Johnson's new railroad and township copper-plate map of Illinois, Iowa, & Missouri, from the latest and best authorities. Detailed general map which includes drainage place names, roads, railroad, counties, and townships.
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson & Browning - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of the city of Washington D.C. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Sectional title at upper left: Plan of Georgetown. Includes ill. LC copies accompanied by cut-out title area from another copy, annotated on verso in ink: No. 49, filed Feb'y 13, 1851, Robert P. Smith, prop'r. Copy 1 torn, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, torn, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the counties of Genesee & Shiawassee, Michigan, 1859 : from actual surveys & official records Stamped at head of title: "23 Jan. 1860." "Surveys by J.W. Stout, J.D. Nash & C. Wilson." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1859 by Samuel Geil, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Penn." LC Land ownership maps, 328 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business ...
    • Contributor: Geil and Jones - Bush, J. E. (John E.) - Herline & Hensel
    • Date: 1859
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    Pressler's map of the state of Texas "General Land Office, Austin, November 18th 1857." Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude West from Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to an act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Jones, Root & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Texas." Includes table of contents, notes, and ill. Insets: Map of the old colony -- Map of ...
    • Contributor: Pressler, Chas. W. - Jones, Root & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the junction of Bladensburg and Benning Roads N.E.]. In upper left corner: [Be]ginning of [remainder missing]. "This plat was copied from an old torn map & which was very incorrectly made--12th Nov'r 1855." Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the right. Soiled, lacking large sections along edges, and faced and backed with rice paper. On verso in ink: Beginni[ng o]f Youngs [portion missing] and lands binding on [remainder missing]. Available ...
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of Providence County, Rhode Island, with some of the adjacent towns Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 830 "Entered according to act of Congress ... by Robert P. Smith." Includes ancillary map of Providence and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned in four and mounted on two pieces of cloth.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1851
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    Map of the town of Niagara Township cadastral map showing original survey lots/lines/numbers, contemporary property tracts/lines/numbers, tract acreages, and landowners' names. Also covers the present-day area of the City of Niagara Falls (N.Y.). Relief shown by hachures and rock drawings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1854, by Tobias Witmer, in the ... Northern District of New York." LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold lines, darkened. Includes illustrations ...
    • Contributor: Witmer, Tobias - W. Berggoetz & Co.
    • Date: 1854
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    Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Range : from explorations and surveys Scale 1:240,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 150 Description derived ...
    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Davis, Jefferson - Parke, John G. - Williams Smith, Issac - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department - Williamson, R. S.
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of the town of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Scale ca. 1:3,800. Includes illus. and map of Berkshire County. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Woodford, E. M.
    • Date: 1855
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    A map of the state of Virginia, reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Includes geological remarks, memoranda, and tables of population, altitudes, and steam boat routes. Routes annotated and roads corrected in ink, pencil, and blue pencil; several ink blots on recto; annotated in two places on verso: Presented ...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von)
    • Date: 1859
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    Map showing the principal rail road in the middle & adjoining states, in operation & in progress. Map of the north-central and middle Atlantic states showing cities, the railroad network, and the coal region boundaries.
    • Contributor: Veeder, N. - Schuchman, William
    • Date: 1854
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    A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco "The red line indicates the route of the Railroad. The green line is the route followed by Col. Fremont from the South Pass to Humboldt River."
    • Contributor: Dearborn, W. L. (William L.) - Dearborn, W. L.
    • Date: 1850
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    [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad routes to the Pacific]. For a similar map see Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3 (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63.) p. 193.
    • Contributor: McAlpine, William J. (William Jarvis) - McAlpine, William J.
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania General-content county map showing schools, meetinghouses, smithies, inns, post-offices, etc.; does not show landowners'/householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Former wall map sectioned to 4 quarters. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Copyright transferred to ...
    • Contributor: Kennedy, T. J. - Painter, Samuel Marshall - Bowen, John S. - Barnes, Rufus L.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal government : respectfully dedicated to the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States of North America Cadastral map showing buildings and wards. Shows "W. Twenty Seventh St." correctly; Judiciary Square shown as "Judicary Square." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: A. Boschke's personal copy. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1857 by A. Boschke ..." LC copy annotated ...
    • Contributor: Boschke, A.
    • Date: 1857
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    Colton's railroad & township map of the state of Ohio, drawn by George W. Colton, engraved by J M. Atwood. Detailed map showing drainage, railroads under construction and completed, canals, post roads, towns, townships, villages, post offices, and county boundaries.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1854
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    Geological map of the state of Pennsylvania : constructed from original surveys made between 1836 and 1857 Relief shown by hachures. "To accompany the final report on the Geological Survey of the state 1858." "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. LC copies variously torn, taped, and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies Vault
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Geological Survey of Pennsylvania
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the town of Concord, Middlesex County Mass. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "White Pond & Walden Pond from surveys by H.D. Thoreau, Civ. Engr." Includes notes, ancillary map of Concord village, and illustration. LC copy shellacked and mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1852
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    Map of Jefferson County, Ohio : from actual surveys Includes 11 insets, illus. and text. Landowners identified. LC Land ownership maps, 642 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rickey, Jos. M. (Joseph M.) - Keyly, Jas. (James) - Lee & Marsh - Rickey, Jos. M.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Orange County, Vermont Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 1188 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets, business directories, statistics, distance chart, and illustrations.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1858
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    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?
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    [Map of Nisqually Plains]. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Date: 185?
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    [Map of the town of Salisbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut]. General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1853 prnted version, "Map of the town of Salisbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, surveyed & drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes insets of villages of Salisbury and Lakeville and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: ...
    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Date: 1853
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    Plan of the city of Baltimore, Maryland Includes index, population chart and view of Washington Monument. Shows wards. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1851
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    Map of the county of New Haven, Connecticut. LC Land ownership maps, 64 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Whiteford, R. - Budington, A.
    • Date: 1852