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    Map of the Toledo, Wabash, and Gt. Western Rail Road Line, and its connections. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing railroad lines and major cities.
    • Contributor: Olmstead, S. R. (Samuel R.) - Toledo, Wabash, and Great Western Railroad - Olmstead, S. R.
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of the County of Stephenson Illinois "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1859 by H.F. Walling in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." LC Land ownership maps, 132 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, advertisements, views of residential, public, and commercial buildings. Insets: Orangeville, Onego ...
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Gillette's map of Madison Co., New York : from actual surveys County cadastral map showing towns (townships), numbered town survey divisions, irregular rural property tracts, rural buildings, and rural householders' names. The Oneida, Cazenovia, Hamilton, Chittenango, Canastota, Morrisville insets show residential lots, buildings, and owners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries, town territories, and incorporated village areas. "Entered according to act of Congress by R. P. Smith in the year ...
    • Contributor: French, J. H. (John Homer) - Gillette, John E. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1859
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    Rocky Mountains to Puget Sound : 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. 3. "Drawn by John Lambert, topographer of the exploration." 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
    Complete map of the rail roads and water courses in the United Staes & Canada. Also shows electric telegraph lines in operation. Shows only a portion of southern Canada. Shows wood block print of the first national Confederate flag overprinted on map and marks the boundary of the early Confederate states. "Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1859, by Charles Magnus & Co. ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Charles Magnus & Co.
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    General map of the United States & their territory between the Mississippi & the Pacific Ocean. 1. Showing the different surveyed routes from the Mississippi valley to the coast of Pacific Ocean, ... Gold mines are indicated in yellow and silver mines in blue. Indicates post routes, "old trail," finished and unfinished railroads, and the proposed state of "Colona."
    • Contributor: Fiala, John T.
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    A map of the state of Virginia : constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the legislature and other original and authentic documents Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 14th day of April, 1826, by John Tyler, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Includes tables of steam boat routes and altitudes, and view of Richmond. This photocopy includes sheets 2, 3, 5 and 9 of the original 9 sheets Grid annotations in orange crayon, other ...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von)
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Map of Cayuga and Seneca counties, New York General content county map showing towns (townships), numbered town sections, and rural buildings with householders' names. The city insets also show individual buildings and lot/tract lines (but not landowners' names). Hand colored to emphasize towns, incorporated villages/cities, and insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Assist. publishers I.D. Peck, S. Willard Treat, A.Y. Peck, C.O. Titus, J.H.C. Dawson, L.G. Dawson." "Entered according to Act of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Gray, O. W. (Ormando Wyllis) - Lothrop, G. D. - Dawson, A. R. Z. - Gillette, John E.
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of Sauk County, Wisconsin "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1859 by Wm. H. Canfield in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the U.S. for the District of Wisconsin." LC Land ownership maps, 1437 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets of Sextonville, Ancient Mound, A. Bear, Group of Ancient Mounds, Ancient Earthwork, views of ...
    • Contributor: Canfield, Wm. H.
    • Date: 1859
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    W.W. Corcoran's "Hare-Wood" tract : [part of Washington D.C.] Cadastral survey map. Pen-and-ink and yellow tint. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. On verso on cloth backing in lead pencil: No. 14/Corcorans Map, "Harewood Tract" R-P-22. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Carbery, Lewis - Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)
    • Date: 1852
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    Road road route from Boston, Massachusetts to Chicago, Illinois. Outline map of a strip between Boston and Chicago showing one schematic rail line with many railroad stations named along the line. Mileage table indicating five railroads is at lower right of map.
    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Date: 1859
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    [A map of the state of Virginia : constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the legislature and other original and authentic documents Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Title and edition statement from printed original. Prime meridian: Washington. Sun print. Includes geological remarks, tables of population and steam boat routes, memoranda, and views of Richmond and the University of Virginia. This photocopy includes sheets 1, 3-5, 7 and 8 of the original 9 sheets. Extensive corrections, annotations, and additions to towns and features in ...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von)
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by R.D. ... Relief shown in hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Covers San Francisco Bay and adjacent water and land areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 1 inset, 3 coastal panoramas and sailing information.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus) - Rodgers, A. F. - Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina)
    • Date: 1859
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    Topographical map of the county of Penobscot, Maine Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC Land ownership maps, 272 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets, distance chart, statistics, and illustrations. LC copy sectioned in six and mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - Chace, J.
    • Date: 1859
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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 - Hébert, John R. - Dempsey, Patrick E. (Patrick Eugene)
    • Date: 1997

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    Map of Middlesex County, Connecticut. LC Land ownership maps, 63 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - H. & C. T. Smith & Co.
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    New & reliable rail road map, travellers edition, Western. Outline map of the north-central United States showing the railroad network. Mileage information between stations by states and by railroad companies on the verso.
    • Contributor: Sage (J.) & Sons
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas and New Orleans Air Line Rail Line, its connections in the U.S. and adjacent territories. Outline map of Texas and vicinity showing railroads actually built, under construction, and chartered but not under contract.
    • Contributor: Gentry, A. M. - Sabine and Galveston Bay Railroad
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    From the Red River to the Rio Grande Scale 1:950,400. At head of title: Route near the 32nd Parallel. Map and Profile 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, 171 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Pope, John - Davis, Jefferson - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Map of the counties of Macomb & St. Clair, Michigan Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress Samuel Geil in the year 1859 in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Eastern Distrcit of Pennsylvania." Includes business directories, views of public, residential, and commercial properties. Insets: Memphis -- St. Clair City -- Port Huron City -- Capac -- Mt. Clemens -- Romeo -- Algonac -- Newport -- Disco -- ...
    • Contributor: Geil & Jones - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1859
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    City of Washington. Shows wards, major buildings, and extent of built-up area. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1856 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Cushings & Bailey, Baltimore, 1859. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Desilver, Charles - Cushings & Bailey
    • Date: 1859
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    A map of the state of Virginia, constructed in conformity to law from the late surveys authorized by the legislature and other original and authentic documents Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. This ed. is lacking plate 7 of the original 9 plates. Gift; Library of Virginia; April 24, 1999. Prime meridian: Washington. Includes geological remarks, memoranda, tables of population, altitudes, and steam boat routes, ill., and views of Richmond and the University of Virginia. Printer's proof. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von)
    • Date: 1859
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    From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California : from explorations and surveys Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 1. "Drawn by John Young." 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, 169 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Davis, Jefferson - Abbot, Henry L. - Siebert, Selmar - Young, John - United States. War Department - Williamson, R. S.
    • Date: 1859
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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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    Map of the State of Florida showing the progress of the surveys accompanying annual report of the Surveyor General for 1859. Township map showing drainage, cities and towns, railroads, location of the land grant railroads and indicating the 6- and 15-mile limits of grants. Shows land offices.
    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Date: 1859