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    Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) Cadastral map showing property lines, householders' names, buildings, and woods. Relief shown by hachures. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Pen-and-ink. Sheet no. 1 oriented with north toward the upper left. Accompanied by reduced-size (ca. 1:16,000) photocopy of sheet no. 2. 1 sheet : mounted on ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Jacobsen, C. - Bootes, Samuel - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1871
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    A map of the most inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. Scale ca. 1:650,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and Curratuck Inlet. Relief shown pictorially. "To the Right Honourable, George Dunk Earl of Halifax ..." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1428 Includes distance chart added by "J. Dalrymple, London Jany. ye. 1st. 1755." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Fry, Joshua - Jefferson, Peter - Jefferys, Thomas
    • Date: 1755
  • Map
    View of Elkton, Maryland 1907. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 258 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Vault AACR2: 110; 651/1
    • Contributor: Fowler & Kelly
    • Date: 1907
  • Map
    Scott's map of the city of Baltimore. From latest records and actual surveys by Scale ca. 1:7,200. Wards shown. Landowners identified. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes advertisements.
    • Contributor: Martenet, Simon J.
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Map of Maryland showing principal buildings, roads, cities and towns, created or existing prior to 1794 : a few residences are of a later date Relief shown by hachures. Does not cover western Maryland. In left lower margin: Copyright, H. Brooks Price, 1933. Includes col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Price, H. Brooks
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    Plan showing that part of "Onion's Addition to Sweaty Banks" : which was conveyed by Thomas B. Onion to Charles Ridgley, September 12, 1794, and now found to contain about 323 acres ...
    Onion's Addition to Sweaty Banks
    Manuscript land ownership survey map of western portion of Edgewood, Harford County, Md. Shows real-property lines, measurements, orientations, acreages, tract names, and names of landowners. Gift; Kurt J. Kuhn; Aug. 2011. Pen-and-ink (india ink) on tracing linen. Landowners' names written in more than 1 hand. Condition imperfect: Greatly use-worn, fold-lined, widely soiled, stained in small areas, torn at edges, torn at fold lines. Includes ...
    • Contributor: Harford County (Md.). County Surveyor - Somerville, W. E. - Onion, Thomas
  • Map
    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales differ. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior, 1753-59 [i.e. 1781, v. 1, 1759] v. 1, no. 141. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Long Island boundary coloration. Includes text and glossary. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
  • Map
    Map of Virginia and Maryland : constructed from the latest authorities.
    Virginia & Maryland
    "J.H. Young Sc." Prime meridian: Washington. Cover title "Virginia & Maryland." Population data for counties in Virgina and Maryland pasted on verso of front cover. Signed inside cover: M. Fillmore, Buffalo N.Y. Includes statistical tables of population according to the census of 1820. Inset: Plan of Washington City & Georgetown. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated ...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1834
  • Map
    A new map of Virginia, Mary-Land, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.
    New map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey
    Relief shown pictorially. Watermarks: AB; [fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies imperfect: Fold-lined, torn at fold line, mounted on cloth backing. Statement of dedication at foot of title: Most humbly inscrib'd to the Right Hon. the Earl of Orkney &ct., Knight of ye most Noble and Anciet [sic] Order of ye Thistle. Includes embellished ...
    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 1719
  • Map
    Map of the vicinity of Hagerstown, Funkstown, Williamsport, and Falling Waters, Maryland Scale ca. 1:21,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 245 "United States forces are shown in blue [and] Confederate forces are shown in red." Indicates houses, names of residents, stone fences, roads, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1879
  • Map
    A new and accurate chart of the Bay of Chesapeake, with all the shoals, channels, islands, entrances, soundings, and sailing-marks, as far as the navigable part of the rivers Patowmack, Patapsco and ... Scale ca. 1:250,000. Soundings shown in fathoms. "Drawn from several draughts made by the most experienced navigators, chiefly from those of Anthony Smith, pilot of St. Marys; and compared with the modern surveys of Virginia and Maryland." LC copy trimmed and mounted on cloth. From the author's North-American pilot. 1776. v. 2. Includes sailing directions, "Observations on the northeast current on the coast of ...
    • Contributor: Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
    • Date: 1776
  • Map
    This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay, Scale ca. 1:40,960. Hand colored. Depths shown by shading and soundings. Includes notes, "Description of ranges," and insets of "Annapolis Harbour & roads" and "Survey of the harbour of Baltimore and the waters adjacent." Maps for an Emerging Nation, #44. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Brantz, Lewis - Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Map of part of Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware : from the best authorities Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 13.4 Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by E. & G.W. Blunt in the ... Southern District of New York." General map of the Chesapeake Bay region showing cities and towns, state and county boundaries, railroads, roads, canals, drainage, lighthouses, forts, and soundings. ...
    • Contributor: Heyne, Chas. (Charles) - Bien, Julius - Fillmore, Millard - E. & G.W. Blunt (Firm) - Heyne, Chas
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Military map, Baltimore Co., Md. Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 254.5 LC Land ownership maps, 285 At head of title: Middle Department and 8th Army Corps, Major Genl. R. C. Schenck Comgd. Stamped in right corner: Topographer, Post Office Department. "Library of Congress, Maps & Charts no. 4748." Detailed map indicating forts, camps, military hospitals, roads, toll gates, railroads, towns, mills, houses and names of residents. ...
    • Contributor: Kaiser, George
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, taped, and annotated in pencil: Original is in Coast Survey. DCP
    • Contributor: Ewing, Maskell C. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1837
  • Map
    The State of Maryland from the best authorities. Scale ca. 1:770,000. Meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in black ink in upper right margin: No. 35. In upper center margin: Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved. Includes inset "Continuation of the Potowmac River, from Fort Cumberland." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Barker, W. (William) - Carey, Mathew - Guthrie, William
    • Date: 1795
  • Map
    Lonaconing, Maryland
    Lonaconing, Maryland, 1905
    Aerial view of small town. Relief shown by landform drawings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Purchase; FY '13 Philip Lee Phillips Society purchase; July 2013. Includes illustrations of prominent buildings.
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Fowler & Kelly - Philip Lee Phillips Society - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1905
  • Map
    Geological map of Maryland on which are also shewn the chief topographical features to aid in the triangulation. Scale 1:200,000. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Relief shown by contours. Geologic information not shown. Shows only Washington, Frederick, Carroll, Montgomery, Howard, Prince Georges, Anne Arundel, Charles, Calvert, and St. Mary Counties. Includes text on "Materials employed." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Alexander, J. H. (John Henry) - Alexander, J. H.
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    [Longitudinal sections of Washington Aqueduct, Washington D.C. portion] "To accompany report of Board of Experts on Washington Aqueduct Tunnel, etc." India and col. inks, watercolors. Watercolored on verso to show thru to recto. Soiled, stained, and fold-lined. Plate 1 includes note: Note, showing work up to November 1, 1888. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Wilson, Joseph M. - Flad, Henry - Graff, Frederick - Board of Experts on Washington Aqueduct Tunnel
    • Date: 1889
  • Map
    [Map of Loudoun County and part of Clarke County, Va., Jefferson County and part of Berkeley County, W. Va., and parts of Montgomery and Frederick counties, Md.]. LC Land ownership maps, 1289 Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "Copied by J. Paul Hoffmann, Top'l Office, A.N.Va." "Approved S. Howell Brown. 1st Lt. Engs. Troops in chg. Top'l. Dep't. A.N.Va. March 23rd 1864." Pen-and-ink on tracing linen mounted on cloth. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H43 Imperfect: Liquid staining ...
    • Contributor: Brown, Samuel Howell - Hoffmann, Paul
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    The new war map of Virginia, Maryland & Pennsylvania. General map of the Middle Atlantic and Chesapeake Bay regions showing railroads, highways, and selected forts in eastern Virginia. Does not show Civil War battle locations or troop positions. Relief shown by hachures. Printed in brown. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined. Acquisitions control no.: 91-52 CW3
    • Contributor: Russell, (Benjamin ) - Russell
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Antietam Sharpsburg and vicinity. Constructed and engraved to illustrate "The war with the South" Scale ca. 1:26,700. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 246.2 From Tomes, Robert. The war with the South. New York, Virtue & Yorston, 1862-1867, v. 2, between p. 426 and 427. Signed (facsim.): Charles: Sholl, Topl. Engineer. "Entered according to act of Congress AD. 1864 by Virtue, Yorston & Co." Caption in lower margin: A topographical map of the battle field at Antietam from ...
    • Contributor: Sholl, Charles
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Youghiogheny River Lake Covers reservoir and adjacent districts. "April 1994." "*U.S. Government Printing Office: 1995-609-386." Includes text, table of recreation facilities, col. ill. of boating signs, and other col. ill. Text, statistical tables, location map, and col. ill. on verso. "CEORPP 1130-1-7." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Pittsburgh District
    • Date: 1994
  • Map
    A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey. Relief shown pictorially. Date and attribution from On the map, 1983. Second state of map published originally in 1685 by Christopher Browne. This state differs from the earlier one in lacking the publisher's imprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in ink in upper left margin: 64. Pencil annotations in bottom margin. LC copy imperfect: Creased, ...
    • Contributor: Browne, Christopher
    • Date: 1700
  • Map
    Martenet's map of Kent County, Maryland ; shore lines and soundings from U.S. Coast Survey, roads and inland from actual surveys by C.H. Baker, county surveyor, under the direction, and drawn, and ... Scale 1:63,360: 1 mile to 1 in. LC Land ownership maps, 297 Shows householders' names and election districts. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., table of distances and 7 insets.
    • Contributor: Martenet, Simon J. - Baker, C. H.
    • Date: 1860