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  • Map
    Map of Iowa exhibiting the townships, cities, villages post offices, railroads, common roads & other improvements. Scale 1:1,250,000. Listed in R. S. Ladd's Maps Showing Explorers' Routes ... (Washington, Govt Print Off., 1862), 143. LC Railroad maps, 217 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Mendenhall, Edward
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake. Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 1. 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, 165 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
    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 24." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's atlas of the world, vol. 1, J.H. Colton & Co., New York, 1855. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Reconnaissance and survey of a railway route from Mississippi River, near 35th parallel north lat., Pacific Ocean. "Map no. 2." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Whipple, A. W.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Mississippi. Shows drainage, counties, townships, roads, railroads, etc. In upper right margin: No. 32. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." From Colton's Atlas of the world. New York : J.H. Colton, 1855-56. Available also ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth)
    • Date: 1855
  • 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 New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the most direct route from New York to all western cities and towns. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States with the railroad network overprinted in red. A red border is printed around the map simulating a wooden frame. See entry 404. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Cortland County, New York : from actual surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries and areas. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC land ownership maps, 489 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, originally printed on ...
    • Contributor: Browne, P. J. - Smith, Eneas - Shields, J. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map of the three Earls, Lancaster County, Pa. : from actual surveys Includes ancillary map of New Holland (Scale 1:7,200). Map includes names of certain residents and properties; borders include illustrations of notable local residences and establishments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Bridgens, H. F.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    New map of Stark County, Ohio "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1855 by Willaims, Dorr & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District of Ohio." LC Land ownership maps, 678 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 ...
    • Contributor: Schuchman, William
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    A section of Colton's large map of Indiana with the Fort Wayne and Southern Rail Road marked upon it, as located also a map of the United States showing Road and its ... Scale of map of the eastern half of the United States is ca. 1:3,300,000. The map indicates "Railroads finished and under way" and "railroads proposed." Chartered January 15, 1849.
    • Contributor: Holman, W. J. - Fort Wayne and Southern Railroad - Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins)
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of the city of Belfast, Waldo Co., Maine General wall maps showing buildings and householders' names. "Lith. by W.H. Rease." Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes ill. Copy imperfect: Brittle, varnished, torn, creased, mounted on cloth, attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2007-002
    • Contributor: Osborn, D. S. - Woodford, E. M. - Wagner & M'guigan - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    [Land ownership map of the town of Fryeburg, Maine]. Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC copy imperfect: Interior sections missing. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2 Vault
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    [Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1751 thru 1794 of which 2 are named "Youngsborough" and "Gleanings." "The annexed plat ... made by order of the Honb. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... in the suit Doe, devisee of West vs. Alfred Heitmiller ..." "5 plats of lots ... were deposited in Court on this [day not specified] day of [month not specified] 1855." ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - United States. Court of Appeals (District of Columbia Circuit)
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Draft of the Larry's Creek Plank Road, Lycoming County, Penn'a : 18 miles long. Shows numbered land property tracts (some with owner's name) and the proposed route of the Larry's Creek Plank Road in the Cogan House Valley and in adjacent townships of northern Lycoming County (Pa.). Also shows canal, proposed railroad routes, sawmill locations, and watercourses. LC copy imperfect: Laminated, darkened, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in lead-pencil handwriting. Includes note and unrolled scroll image as a ...
    • Contributor: Larry's Creek Plank Road Company - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of the town of Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts. Scale 1:19,800. Hand colored. Shows landowners. In lower left section: D. J. Foster [and] L. E. Silley. Includes "List of subscribers," "Plan of Centre," and 14 drawings of selected buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Woodford, E. M. - Clark, Richard
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    View of the city of Whitewater, Wis. Walworth-County 1855. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1067 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Norris, Wellge & Co. - Beck & Pauli
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Windsor County, Vermont Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 1193 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illustrations. Insets: Barnard -- Bethel -- Bridgewater -- Cavendish -- Chester -- East Bethel -- Gaysville -- Hartland -- Ludlow -- North Chester -- North Springfield -- Norwich -- Plan of Felchville -- Plan of Perkinsville -- Proctorsville -- ...
    • Contributor: Doton, Hosea
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Tioga County, New York : from actual surveys General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names; the Owego city inset shows real property, residential lots, lot lines, owners' names, and building coverage. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 2 sheets. LC ...
    • Contributor: Geil, Samuel - Marsh, E. D. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Sectional map of southern Minnesota "Entered accordinly to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by S. Holsteen in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Minnesota." LC Land ownership maps, 641 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes population statistical table.
    • Contributor: Holsteen, S. - Mendel, Edward
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Cleveland and Toledo Rail-Road 1856. Sketch map of northern Ohio showing the railroad lines. Below the neat line is a list of officers and directors of the company. Chartered as the Junction Rail Road, March 2, 1846.
    • Contributor: G. F. Thomas & Co. - Cleveland & Toledo Railroad
    • Date: 1855
  • 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 of Elk County : [Pennsylvania]. Cadastral map showing townships, warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, and initials of warrantees' names. Hand colored to show townships; annotated in blue and purple pencils to outline unidentified land tracts. The creator of this map is the same as the name of the creator (H. A. Pattison) printed on the 1856 version of the same map. Printed in western/eastern segments (sheets). LC copy ...
    • Contributor: Pattison, H. A. - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    From the Humboldt Mountains to the Mud Lakes. Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 3. 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, 167 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