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  • Map
    Map of the Old Colony Rail Road with its branches & connecting roads, prepared under the direction of the Committee of Investigation, Jany. 1850, S. Dwight Eaton, Engr. Map of eastern Massachusetts covering the area from Boston to Wood's Hole and west to Providence, R.I. Shows drainage, place names and counties, and indicates mileage between stations. The Old Colony Railroad is double-tracked from Boston, south to South Braintree. The line was incorporated in 1844.
    • Contributor: Ferguson, W. E. - Old Colony Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the Milwaukee & Superior Rail Road and its connections. Map of Wisconsin and parts of Illinois and Michigan showing drainage, county boundaries, larger cities, and the railroad network. The main line is in red, and the Milwaukee and Chicago Railroad is in blue.
    • Contributor: Nesbitt (Geo. F.) & Company - Milwaukee and Superior Railroad Company
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of Sullivan County, New York : from actual surveys Includes views, statistics of the county and 19 insets. LC Land ownership maps, 566 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: C. Gates & Son
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Map of Butler County, Pennsylvania Cadastral maps showing land owners. LC Land ownership maps, 717 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Dunlap, Jas - McKee, Hugh - Scott, David - Maurhoff, E. - Kirker, J. W.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the township of West Hempfield, Lancaster County Penn'a : from original surveys General-content township wall map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Columbia borough inset shows building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize township and borough boundaries. Originally printed on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, stained in small areas, mounted on cloth backing. Includes note, inset ...
    • Contributor: Sidney & Neff - Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Moody, Saml - Kuhl, F.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of Ashland County, Wis. LC Land ownership maps, 1411 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Nohl, W. G. - Welcke, Robert A.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Dinsmore & Company's new and complete map of the railway system of the United States and Canada; compiled from official sources, under the direction of the editor of the "American Railway Guide." Map of the eastern United States to about the 96th Meridian showing operating and projected railroads.
    • Contributor: Dinsmore, Curran
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of Windham County, Connecticut. LC Land ownership maps, 68 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Gerrish, E. P. - Eaton, Wm. C. - Osborn, H. C. - Woodford, E. M.
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Map of the Catawissa, Williamsport & Erie Rail Road; showing its connection with the north and west by the Williamsport and Elmira Rail Road, & its connection with Philada. & New York ... Map of Pennsylvania from Philadelphia north to the New York boundary and west to Williamsport. Shows county boundaries, drainage, coal field, important cities, and the existing and proposed railroads. Chartered in 1835 as the Little Schuylkill and Susequehanna Railroad.
    • Contributor: Kimber, Thomas - Catawissa, Williamsport and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    View fo the lake & north west-connections with Philadelphia. Indicates railroads in the Great Lakes region, south to the Ohio River, and from New York State to the Mississippi River. Shows proposed railroads as far west as the Missouri River.
    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York. City map shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 1." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed, fold-lined, and annotated in pencil. Copy 2 also darkened, shellacked, and missing small sections. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - J.H. Colton & Co. - Lang & Laing Lith
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map and profiles showing the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road with its branches and immediately tributary lines, 1858; compiled and drawn by L. Jacobi C.E. Baltimore. Detailed map of part of the middle Atlantic region showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, canals, roads, and the railroad network, with proposed extensions of lines.
    • Contributor: Jacobi, L. - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    [Map of the upper Great Plains and Rocky Mountains region] Shows territories of various North American Indian tribes. Relief shown by hachures. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and colored ink. Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, 709 Cohen, Paul E. Mapping the West, p. 160-1 Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: De Smet, Pierre-Jean
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Chicago. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 146 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along edges. AACR2: 651/1; 710/2
    • Contributor: Palmatary, J. T. (James T.) - Inger, Christian - Herline & Hensel - Braunhold & Sonne - Palmatary, J. T.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean. Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 4. 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, 168 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W. - Davis, Jefferson - Beckwith, E. G. (Edward Griffin) - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Saratoga Co., New York : from actual surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings with householders' names; the Saratoga Springs and Ballston Spa insets show building coverage and names of principal buildings. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and territories. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, sheets halved to ...
    • Contributor: Geil, Samuel - Balch, E. A. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    [Map of the town of New Hartford, Litchfield Co., Conn.]. General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1852 printed version, "Map of the town of New Hartford, Litchfield Co., Conn., surveyed and drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset of village of New Hartford. Imperfect: Brittle, torn, soiled, title area cut from map, annotated in pencil, mounted on cloth backing. ...
    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Scott's map of Rutland County, Vermont
    Map of Rutland County, Vermont
    Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 1190 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1854 by James D. Scott in the clerk's office of the district court of the eastern district of Pennsylvania." Includes statistics, diagram of elevations, and thirteen views of scenery and structures. Insets: Brandon ...
    • Contributor: Moore, Isaac W. - Chace, J. - James D. Scott & Owen McLeran
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Map of M'Kean County, Pennsylvania
    Map of McKean County, Pennsylvania
    Shows townships (including Shippen Twp., now part of Cameron County), warranty-deed tracts with numbers/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Hand col. in red to emphasize township boundaries and large real-property tracts (some designated with the name "Estate"). LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, halved to enable folding, missing small sections at sheet edges and cut ...
    • Contributor: King, W. K. - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations and surveys Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Lambert. Topographer of the exploration, assisted by J. R. P. Mechlin." 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 ...
    • Contributor: Lambert, John - Davis, Jefferson - Stevens, Isaac Ingalls - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Map of Jackson County, Michigan "Entered according to Act of Congress by S.L. Jones in the year 1858 in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 335 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into 6 panels to enable folding. Include business directories, ...
    • Contributor: Geil and Jones
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Martenet's Map of Cecil County, Maryland : from the coast, and original surveys Shows county divisions and rural householders' names. Village insets show buildings and householders' names. Insets: Cherry Hill -- Rising Sun -- Brick Meeting House -- Port Deposit -- Charlestown -- Chesapeake City -- Warwick -- North East -- Elkton -- Fredericktown -- Cecilton. LC Land ownership maps, 290 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Martenet, Simon J.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of Strafford County, New Hampshire Relief shown in hachures Shows landownership. LC Land ownership maps, 435 Includes 26 views, 11 village plans, chart of distances, 3 directories, table of distances. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Chase, J. - Smith & Bartlett
    • Date: 1856