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    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 buildings, ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - H├ębert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (Patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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    Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off for graduation : by order of the Corporation in August 1858 : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.] Covers R Street between 34th and 35th streets N.W. On verso in ink: Profile of 8th Street between Fayette & Frederick streets--1858 by order of Corporation, Geo'town D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink and orange wash. Soiled and torn. Includes notes and 3 cross-sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 497 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Franklin County, Pennsylvania : from actual survey General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; borough insets show buildings and occupants' names; Chambersburg inset shows only buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by Riley & Hoffman in the year 1858 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Not "varnished", Copyright Office adhesive registration-number label ...
    • Contributor: Davison, D. H. - Rease, W. H. - Riley & Hoffman
    • Date: 1858
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    Chart of Orchard Shoal, Lower Bay, New-York Depths shown by contours and soundings. India and col. inks. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Rubber-stamped, labels affixed to recto, titles added in margins in red crayon by later hand. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Balbach, Arthur - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Craven, Tunis A. M. - Wadsworth, A. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing townships, rural buildings, and householders' names; the four borough insets show real-property tracts (lots), lot numbers (Carlisle inset only), and landowners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1858 by H.F. Bridgens in the ... Eastern District of the State of Pennsylvania." The map folds ...
    • Contributor: Bridgens, H. F. (Henry F.) - Friend & Au - Wagner & M'guigan
    • Date: 1858
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    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
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    Map of Fayette Co. Pa. General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries. Relief shown by hachures. No date of publication or statement of attribution is present. Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined). LC copy imperfect: Missing small section of lower border, torn at edges, halved. Includes embellished border (fruits, flowers, leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 746 Available also through the ...
    • Date: 1858
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    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
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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." Originally published in 4 sheets. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1858, by Henry D. Rogers ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Washington D.C. meridian. Includes numerous black-and-white cross-sections. LC copy sectioned to 45 panels. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Geological Survey of Pennsylvania - Rogers, Henry D.
    • Date: 1857
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    Gillette's map of Wayne Co., New York Relief shown by hachures. Includes 26 insets, 11 views, 1855 census data, business directories, and table of distances. "Entered according to Act of Congress by R. P. Smith, in the year 1858 ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 576 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: French, J. H. (John Homer) - Gillette, John E. - Smith, Robert Pearsall - French, J. H.
    • Date: 1858
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    Town & village of Ovid, Seneca Co., N.Y.
    Town and village of Ovid, Seneca County, New York
    Wall map. Includes ill. of area residences. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Mounted on cloth. Attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of sheet. LC copy imperfect: Sheet torn vertically at left center. Minor losses at top-center. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2006-147
    • Contributor: French, Frank F. - French, J. H. (John Homer) - Friend & Au
    • Date: 1858
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    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
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    Scott's map of Lancaster County, state of Pennsylvania : from actual measurements General-content county map showing buildings in rural areas and householders' names in rural areas/some insets; shows property lines in some insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by James D. Scott in ...Dist. Court of the East. Dist. of Penn." Hand colored to emphasize township, borough, and city territories. Originally printed on 4 sheets (before sectioning). ...
    • Contributor: Scott, Joshua - Scott, James D.
    • Date: 1858
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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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    Map of Susquehanna Co., Pennsylvania : from actual survey General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Montrose and Susquehanna Depot insets show real-property tracts (lots), lot numbers, building coverage, and owners' names. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and borough areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert P. Smith in the ... Eastern District of Penn'a." LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, ...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Lee & Marsh
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Frederick County, Md. accurately drawn from correct instrumental surveys of all the county roads, Scale [ca. 1:63,360]. Relief shown by hachures. Includes 25 insets, illus. and text. Election districts shown. Landowners identified. LC Land ownership maps, 292 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bond, Isaac - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Cheshire Co., New Hampshire
    Map of Cheshire County, New Hampshire
    Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 427 Differs from other 1858 edition in the location of the title in the upper left. Includes distance chart, statistical charts, business directories, and illustrations. Insets: Ashuelot -- Chesterfield -- Chesterfield Factory -- East Jaffrey -- Fitzwilliam -- Gilsum -- Harrisville -- Hinsdale -- Jaffrey -- Keene -- Lowellville -- Marlborough -- Marlow -- ...
    • Contributor: Fagan, L. - Smith & Morley
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Fayette County, Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings and householders' names; village insets also show householders' names; borough insets show building coverage. Hand colored to emphasize township boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Wm. J. Barker in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later sectioned to ...
    • Contributor: McLaughlin & Kinter - Barker, Wm. J. (William J.) - Wm. J. Barker & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a ... Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC copy annotated in color to show boundaries, in red and blue ink and pencil to show place names, base lines, railroads and railroad exploration routes. Second bar scale glued on. Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Freyhold, Edward - Bien, Julius - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Pickaway County, Ohio LC Land ownership maps, 663 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes Bloomfield directory, 1850 population and agricultural statistical table/data, distance table, views of public, commercial, and residential properties. LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth backing, original sheets sectioned into 4 panels to enable folding.
    • Contributor: Kellogg & Randall
    • Date: 1858
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    Norman's chart of the lower Mississippi River, Scale ca. 1:140,000. Alternate title: From Natchez to New Orleans. Hand colored. Cadastral map showing landowners. LC copy 2 imperfect: Pieces missing primarily along outside margin and discolored. Shows plantations with names of owners. LC copy 3 in Maps of the Mississippi River exhibit, Nov. 1973-Jan. 1974, no. 29. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. ...
    • Contributor: Persac, Marie Adrien - Norman, Benjamin Moore - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Clark's map of Fairfield County, Connecticut, Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. "Wagner & McGuigan lith. no. 4, Franklin Place, Phila." Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 59 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of abbreviations, "Population of towns according to Census of 1850," 24 city and village insets, and illus. of notable homes and buildings along borders. ...
    • Contributor: Chace, J. - Barker, W. J. - Hector, N.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Franklin County, Massachusetts : based on the trigonometrical survey of the state : details from original surveys Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 311 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 46 insets, business directories, statistical charts, distance chart, and illustrations. LC copy sectioned in six and mounted on two pieces of cloth.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Essex Co., New York Relief shown by hachures. Includes 11 insets and table of statistics. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1858 by Robert Pearsall Smith...Eastern district of Pennsylvania." LC Land ownership maps, 495 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: French, J. H. (John Homer) - French, J. H.
    • Date: 1858
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    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