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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America.

    Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, streetcar lines, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Railroad map of the eastern, western and northern states, and Canada, showing conspicuously the lines of communication between the ports of the Atlantic and the great west and north west.

    General map covering the northeastern and north-central United States and part of eastern Canada. Shows drainage, cities, roads, canals, and "railroads completed" and "in progress."

    • Contributor: Mitchell's Map Publication Office - Mitchell, S. Augustus (samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of the city of Cambridge, Mass.

    Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to act of congress in the year 1849 by John Ford in the clerks office of the District Court of Massachusetts." LC copy imperfect: Deteriorating along folds. Includes lists of churches and schools. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Mason, William - Hayward, James - Pelton, Oliver
    • Date: 1857
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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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    Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada : showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by J. Distrunell in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Inset: Map of Oregon, California, New Mexico, &c. LC copy: Signed on verso: Millard Fillmore. LC copy: "Progressive population of the United States ...

    • Contributor: Burr, Henry A.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of Bucks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys

    General-content county map showing buildings with householders' names in rural areas; also shows householders' names in the borough insets. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by Robert P. Smith in the ... eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, still later cut into 3 sheets on cloth backing to enable folding). LC ...

    • Contributor: Morris, William E. (william Ellis) - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Morris, William E.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the rail roads of the state of New York showing the stations, distances & connections with other roads; Thos. Pentingale, L.P. Behn.

    Outside the neat line are lists of distances arranged by individual railroad companies. "Connections with other roads" are listed across bottom of map.

    • Contributor: Petingale, Thomas
    • Date: 1858
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    Topographical map of the counties of Kings and Queens, New York

    General-content map of the present-day borough of Brooklyn (Kings County, New York City) and Queens County before the detachment of its eastern portion in 1898 to form Nassau County. Shows incorporated cities, towns (townships), roads, rural buildings, and rural householders' names; shows street system in urban areas. Hand colored to distinguish administrative areas of cities and towns (townships). Prime meridian: City Hall, New York ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - W.E. & A.A. Baker - H.F. Walling's Map Establishment
    • Date: 1859
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    Map showing the coal & timber lands of the Allegheny Rail Road & Coal Company with the avenues to market.

    Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, drainage, coal, timber, major cities, and railroads.

    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S. - Allegheny Railroad and Coal Company
    • Date: 185?
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    Map showing the principal rail road in the middle & adjoining states, in operation & in progress.

    Map of the north-central and middle Atlantic states showing cities, the railroad network, and the coal region boundaries.

    • Contributor: Veeder, N. - Schuchman, William
    • Date: 1854
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    Map of the town of Concord, Middlesex County Mass.

    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "White Pond & Walden Pond from surveys by H.D. Thoreau, Civ. Engr." Includes notes, ancillary map of Concord village, and illustration. LC copy shellacked and mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1852
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    Map of Bennington County, Vermont

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows landownership. Includes: 29 insets; 21 illustrations; Statistics table; Business directories; and Table of distances. "Entered according to Act of Congress, A.D. 1856 by H.F. Walling in the District Clerks office of the Southern District of New York." "C.B. Peckham at H.F. Walling's New York Map Store, No. 90 Fulton St." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Rice, E. - Harwood, C. E.
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road.

    Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main line. This railroad was opened for first 50 miles on March 6, 1854. It was purchased in 1878 by the Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R. - Childs & Hammond
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of Miami Co., Ohio.

    "Entered accordingly to act of Coppy right secured this 17th June northern district Ohio." LC Land ownership maps, 654 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes directories and views of public properties. Insets: Newton, Newton, Tp -- Milton, Union Tp. -- Covington, Newberry Tp. -- City of Piqua -- Map of Troy -- Tippecanoe -- Fletcher, Brown ...

    • Contributor: Arrott, W. - Middleton, Strobridge & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Cheshire Co., New Hampshire

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 426 Differs from other 1858 edition in the location of the title in the upper right and the positioning of the insets. Includes distance chart, statistical charts, business directories, and illustrations. Insets: Ashuelot -- Chesterfield -- Chesterfield Factory -- East Jaffrey -- Fitzwilliam -- Gilsum -- Harrisville -- Hinsdale -- Jaffrey -- Keene -- ...

    • Contributor: Fagan, L. - Smith & Morley
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Providence County, Rhode Island, with some of the adjacent towns

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 830 "Entered according to act of Congress ... by Robert P. Smith." Includes ancillary map of Providence and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned in four and mounted on two pieces of cloth.

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Date: 1851
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    Map of Berks County, Pennsylvania : from surveys

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets also show real property (lot lines, some with numbers) and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough/city boundaries and areas. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, ...

    • Contributor: Henry, M. S. - Boyer, M. K. - McLellan, David
    • Date: 1854
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    Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

    Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central line.

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Iowa Central Air Line Railroad
    • Date: 1857
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    Scott's 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
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    A topographical map of Steuben Co., New York : from actual surveys

    General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the larger insets show buildings, lot lines, and some occupants' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored to emphasize town (township) boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857 by Robert Pearsall Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Mounted on cloth backing in northern/southern segments (sheets). LC copy imperfect: ...

    • Contributor: Levy, M. - Gillette, John E. - Smith, Robert Pearsall
    • Date: 1857
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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 the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the connections, 1853, J. B. Westbrook, Chief Engineer.

    Outline map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing the railroad network in operation and under construction. Chartered in 1852 and opened to traffic in 1857.

    • Contributor: Westbrook, J. - Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad
    • Date: 1853
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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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    Snedecor's map of Greene County, Alabama, 1858.

    Includes two inset maps, one indexed: Greensboro. LC Land ownership maps, 2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Snedecor, V. Gayle (victoria Gayle) - Snedecor, V. Gayle
    • Date: 1856
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    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