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    McClellan's map of Windham County, Vermont
    Map of Windham County, Vermont
    Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 1192 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illustrations and statistical charts. Cambridge Port -- Fayetteville -- Grafton -- Jamaica -- Jacksonville -- North Londonderry -- Plan of Bellows Falls -- Plan of Brattleboro -- Plan of Wilmington -- Plan of West Townshend -- Putney -- Saxton's River Village ...
    • Contributor: C. McClellan & Co. - Chace, J.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map showing the location of the Charleston & Savannah R.R. May, 1856. Map of the South Carolina tidewater area between Charleston and Savannah, Ga. "The red line represents the located line; the blue lines represent some of the principal experimental lines." Chartered December 20, 1853. Reorganized in 1866 as the Savannah and Charleston Railroad.
    • Contributor: Walker, Evans & Co. - Charleston and Savannah Railroad
    • Date: 1856
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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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    Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road. Strip map of Virginia between Lynchburg and Bristol, Tenn. Shows drainage, coal and copper fields, county boundaries, cities, towns, and roads. Chartered March 24, 1848, under the name of Lynchburg abd Tennessee Railroad. Consolidated in 1871 under Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. See entry 331. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Blackford, W. W. (William Willis) - Ritchie & Dunnavant - Blackford, W. W.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of the Great Central Route and its connections, the most central, attractive, direct and reliable thoroughfare between the eastern and western states. Outline map of the north-central and northeastern states indicating larger cities, county boundaries, and railroad network emphasizing the Michigan Central Railroad and the Great Western Railway.
    • Contributor: Noble, C. E. - Great Central Railway (U.S.)
    • Date: 1856
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    United States railway map, showing all the railways completed in progress and proposed in the United States & Canadas with their stations, distances & connections together with a map of routes for ... Map of the eastern United States within decorative borders showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines and state of construction.
    • Contributor: Middleton, Wallace & Co.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of part of the village of Laurel Hill : about one mile from East River, situated on Newtown Creek opposite Greenpoint and Brooklyn. Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot dimensions, street widths, and block numbers. Selected buildings and ships shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Selected lots hand col. in pink watercolor. Imperfect: Fold-lined, halved, torn along left edge, annotated in lead pencil: 1856? Includes location map (inset). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of New Haven County, Connecticut. Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 65 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illustrations, business directories, statistics, and distance chart. Ancillary maps: Ansonia -- Birmingham -- Branford -- Derby Narrows -- East Haven -- Guilford -- Humphreysville or Seymour -- Madison -- Meriden & West Meriden -- Milford -- Mixville -- Mount ...
    • Contributor: H & C.T. Smith (Firm)
    • Date: 1856
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    Plat of part of the estate of the late William East, deceased : in squares nos. 10, 11, 12, s. of 12, 62 & 63, with the wharfs fronting along said property ... Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, lot boundaries, dimensions, and buildings. "4th August 1856, Washington D.C." Covers area bounded by 26th St. N.W., F St. N.W., and Potomac River. Oriented with north to the right. Photocopy of ms. map. "From negative loaned by Mr. W. Hayward of National Capital Parks." Includes inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - East, William
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Franklin Co., Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 622 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes Columbus business directory, Johnson Building business directory, statistical tables of Franklin County, views of public, residential, and commercial properties. Insets: Grove City -- Columbus -- Jackson Tp -- Hilliard -- North Columbus -- Harrisburgh -- Grahamville -- Wester Ville -- Amalthea -- Shadeville -- Dublin ...
    • Contributor: Graham, John
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Warren Co., Ohio Includes statistical tables, directories, insets of Springboro, Corwin, Harveysburg, Franklin, Maineville, Pleasant Plain, Morrow, Lebanon, Waynesville, Mason, views of public, residential, and commercial properties. LC Land ownership maps, 684 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into 4 panels to enable folding.
    • Contributor: O'beirne, P.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Windsor County, Vermont Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 1195 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: 1856
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    Map B of part of the Laurel Hill tract : situated on Newtown Creek opposite Greenpoint & Brooklyn, belonging to Augustus Rapelye Cadastral map showing lot lines, dimensions, numbers, and street widths. Imperfect: Fold-lined, torn along left edge, has newspaper cutting affixed, extensively annotated in lead pencil and ink to show lot ownership status. Includes location map (inset). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Twiss, Jos'h H. - Rapelye, Augustus - G. Hayward Lith
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of Trumbull County, Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 680 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance table, business directory, population and agricultural statistical table, views of public, residential, and commercial properties. Insets: Fowler Village -- Hubbard Village -- Ohlton -- Greenecentre Cornrs -- Lordstown Village -- Bloomfield Village -- Vernon -- Britol Ville -- Kinsman -- Village of Mesopotamia -- ...
    • Contributor: Browne, P. J.
    • Date: 1856
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    Route of a proposed railroad from Powelton, West Philad'a, to the Philad'a gas works and thence to the River Delaware Outline map of Philadelphia and vicinity showing different railroad lines and depots. Below "Line E" on the map is the following statement. "Surveyed by Edw. H. Saunders, Nov. 1856."
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1856
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    [Map of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York]. Wall map. Title supplied by cataloger. Includes ill. of area residences. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Mounted on cloth. Shellacked. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of sheet. LC copy imperfect: Title mostly illegible due to the poor condition of the map. Major losses throughout. Extremely brittle condition overall. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control ...
    • Date: 1856
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    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
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    Baker's map of Wayne Co., Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 687 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance tables, statistical tables, business directory, views of public, residential, commercial properties, insets of West Salem, Edinburgh, Orrville, West Lebanon, West Union, Doylestown, Congress, Maysville, Bristol, Smithville, New Pittsburg, Fairview, Slanke, Dalton, Madisonburg, Wooster, Fredericksburgh, Reedsburgh, Mount Eaton, and Blachleyville.
    • Contributor: Lorey, Wm. (William) - Hein, J. - Lorey, Wm.
    • Date: 1856
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    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
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    Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under the direction of the Rail Road Commissioners, John S. Clark, William J. McAlpine, James B. Swain. Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction and proposed.
    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Date: 1856
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    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
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    Map of Greene County, N.Y. : from actual surveys General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries and areas. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1856 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, mounted on cloth backing, pin-holed at corners, cloth-hemmed at outer edges, annotated "Greene N.Y." in gray ...
    • Contributor: Geil, Samuel - Balch, E. A. - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Jones & Hitchcock
    • Date: 1856
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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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    Map of Fulton County, New York : from actual surveys Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1856 by Robert Pearsall Smith..." LC Land ownership maps, 497 Includes statistical charts, business directories, and illustrations. Ancillary maps: Broadalbin -- Garoga -- Gloversville -- Johnstown -- Kingsboro -- Mayfield Corners -- Newkirks Mills -- Northville -- Rockwood -- Vails Mills. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Chace, J. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1856