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    Map of the Great Central Railway Line of the west and connecting lines. Map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing some drainage, state boundaries, and place names along the railroad lines. Covers area between New York City and St. Louis, Mo.
    • Contributor: Schuchman, William - Great Central Railway (U.S.)
    • Date: 1854
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    A new chart of part of the North Pacific Ocean exhibiting the various Straits Islands and dangers. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Blunt, E.
    • Date: 1824
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    Guthrie, Oklahoma, Indian Territory, Jan. 22nd 1890 Bird's-eye view of the Indian Territory. "The city of Guthrie was nine months old when the original sketch for this lithograph was made." Copy imperfect: Stained along fold lines. Includes text, list to points of interest and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2012-122
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1890
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    Map of the Battle of Gettysburg, Penna. : showing positions held July 2nd 1863. This map shows the disposition of troops on this second day of the battle. The designation "5 p.m." appears slightly to the left of the title. As the fighting began late in the day and continued on well into the evening, this could be interpreted as a depiction of forces going into the second day of the battle.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Paine, William H.
    • Date: 1863-07-02
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    Battle fields of Fisher's Hill [22 Sept. 1864] and Cedar Creek [19 Oct. 1864], Virginia Scale 1:12,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 537 Detailed map indicating earth and wood entrenchments, troop positions and movements, names of commanders and some unit numbers, roads, "Manassas Gap Railroad," houses, names of inhabitants, fences, vegetation, drainage, fords, street pattern of Middletown and Strasburg, and relief by contour lines, hachures, and spot elevations. Union and Confederate troop positions are hand-colored blue and red ...
    • Contributor: Gillespie, G. L.
    • Date: 1864
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    The city of Reading, Pennsylvania 1898. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 837.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Bailey & Moyer
    • Date: 1898
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    Massachusetts and Rhode Island
    Massachusetts & R. Island
    Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by H.S. Tanner in the Clerk's Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes statistical table and indexed inset of Boston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy signed on cover: Millard Fillmore. Stamped on verso: sold by Swift & Wilson at ...
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - J. & W.W. Warr (Firm)
    • Date: 1833
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    Plan of the battle of Five Forks, Va., April 1st 1865 : fought by 5th Army corps Genl Warren. This map depicts the Five Forks area of Dinwiddie County, Va., where Confederate forces under Gen. George E. Pickett tried to hold off the Union advance on Petersburg and the important South Side Railroad. Included are Hatcher's Run, the Appomattox River, Petersburg, Dinwiddie Court House, and the Weldon Railroad. Union forces involved included Warren's Fifth Corps infantry and Sheridan's cavalry. Accused by Sheridan of ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1865-04-01
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    Map of Kent County, Delaware : from actual surveys General-content county map showing hundreds (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names; the town insets show real-property tracts (lots), building coverage, and owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize hundred boundaries/territories and insets. "Entered according to Act of Congress by J.H. Byles in the year 1859 in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." LC copy imperfect: Brittle, shellacked, cracked, darkened, cloth hemmed at outer edges. Includes ...
    • Contributor: French, J. H. (John Homer) - Skinner, J. L. - Byles, A. D. - R.P. Smith's Map Manufactory - French, J. H.
    • Date: 1859
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    [Military training map, Mexico]. Shows unidentified settlements and a fortification. Relief shown pictorially. "Withdrawn for transfer to the War Department as a gift from Hou. A.B. Hagner, April 27, 1914." Title derived from The Luso-Hispanic World in Maps. Pen-and-ink with pencil annotations over pencil grid. Watermark: J. Whatman, 1836. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 1011 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Discoloration ...
    • Contributor: Diaz, Agustin
    • Date: 1846
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    Girardville, Pennsylvania. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Published by T.M. Fowler & James B. Moyer." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 780.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1889
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    First Battle of Bull Run Accompanies letter, 1861 July 25, of Benjamin Irby Scott, Centreville, Fairfax County, Va., to his mother Mrs. Fanny Scott, n.p., concerning the first Battle of Bull Run. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. In the Scott family papers, 1861-1865. Manuscripts
    • Contributor: Scott, Benjamin Irby - Scott Family
    • Date: 1861-07-25
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    Map of cottage sites at Dearman : never before offered, being those reserved by the proprietors but now sold in order to close the interest of the different parties engaged in establishing ... Cadastral map showing residential lots, lot numbers, names of lot owners, and existing buildings in a new subdivision now part of the incorporated village of Irvington, Westchester County (N.Y.). The name Dearman was changed to Irvington in 1857 to honor Washington Irving. Extensively annotated in black ink handwriting to give new lot numbers, new owners' names, and a table of recent lot sales (with ...
    • Contributor: Cole & Chilton - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1850
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    [Map of part of Catoosa, Whitfield, and Walker counties, Georgia]. Railroads and principal towns are colored red by hand. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Printed on blue paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S21 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes names of select landowners and notes indicating general topography. In upper-left corner: 26. LC copy imperfect: Mounted ...
    • Date: 1864
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    Troy, N.Y. 1881. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 641 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Beck & Pauli
    • Date: 1881
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    China : the interior, chiefly from du Halde and the Jesuits 1710 to 1718, and the sea coast from modern authorities Relief shown by hachures. Published for the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) - Du Halde, J.- (Jean-Baptiste) - J. & C. Walker (Firm)
    • Date: 1853
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    Charleston Harbour and the adjacent coast and country, South Carolina : surveyed at intervals in 1823, 1824, and 1825 Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Drawn by Hartman Bache, J.D. Graham, C.M. Eakin, W.M. Boyce, S. Wragg." LC copy 1 imperfect: Stained and torn in upper and lower portions of map. Includes notes, tide scale, and navigation information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bache, Hartman - Graham, J. D. (James Duncan) - Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.) - Boyce, W. M. (William M.) - Stone, William James
    • Date: 1825
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    Defences of Charleston Harbor. Fortifications on James Island Scales 1:2000 and 1:4000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 384.6 From Message of the President of the United States, and accompanying documents, to the two houses of Congress, at the commencement of the first session of the thirty-ninth Congress.-Report of the Secretary of the Navy (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1865). fol. p. 256. At head of title: No. 2, U.S. Coast Survey. Printed ...
    • Contributor: Willenb├╝cher, Eugene
    • Date: 1865
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    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail roads operated during the war from 1862-1866, as military lines Scale ca. 1:1,875,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 56 Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauges are printed in color. Engraver's name appears below the map title and in the lower right margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1866