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    View of the city of Stockton, the Manufacturing City of California. Showing the location of East Stockton addition. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "The growth of the city is easterly." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 50 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso: Map of the East Stockton Addition, Stockton, Cal. AACR2
    • Contributor: Dakin Publishing Co.
    • Date: 1895
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    Official map of the County of Butte, California : carefully compiled from actual surveys Relief shown by shading. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, ditches, canals, flumes, section lines, land ownership, landowners' names, townships, school districts, hydraulic mines, etc. "Approved & declared to be the official map of Butte County by order of Board of Supervisors ... 1885." Includes statistical table, insets of Nelson, Nord, Biggs, Gridley, Dayton, Cana, Chico, and Oroville, and ill. LC Land ownership maps, ...
    • Contributor: McGann, James - Britton & Rey
    • Date: 1877
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    The city of San Francisco. Birds eye view from the bay looking south-west. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 37.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Parsons, Charles R. (Charles Richard) - Currier & Ives - Parsons, Charles R.
    • Date: 1878
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    Official map of Lake County, California. : Compiled from the U.S. government surveys, from the county records, and from an actual survey of the county roads Relief shown by hachures. Shows drainage, roads, townships and sections, land ownership, etc. "Approved and declared the official map of Lake County by resolution of the Board of Supervisors ..." LC Land ownership maps, 21 Includes mileage table and facsimiles of signatures of the Board of Supervisors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rice, S. H. - Britton & Rey
    • Date: 1892
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    Railroad map of the central part of California, and part of Nevada. 1865. Outline map of the U.S. West, from vicinity of Lake Tahoe to the Pacific Ocean.
    • Contributor: Bielawski, C. - Hoffman, J. D. - Poett, A.
    • Date: 1865
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    Official map of San Francisco. Scale 1:6,600; 550 English ft. to the in. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1849 by Henry Reed." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in black ink: 337. Deposited in the clerk's office So. Dist. N.Y., Feby 12. l850. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Eddy, William M. - Zakreski, Alexander - Michelin, Francis
    • Date: 1849
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    Lakeport, Lake County, California, Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. Includes illus. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 22 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Inchbold, Stanley - Britton & Rey
    • Date: 1888
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    [Base map of California]. Shows names of counties, major cities and towns, and rivers. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on tracing linen, sectioned in 3, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H202 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
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    California, Washington County, Pennsylvania, 1902 Bird's-eye view. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. PM3
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1902
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    Official map of the City of Brawley, Imperial County, California Cadastral map. Caption title. "Adopted as the Official Map of the City of Brawley by the following members of the Board of Trustees of the City of Brawley, California. [signed] A.P. Higgins, president ... [et al.]. January 6th, 1919 ... Corrected to January 1st 1927." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1927
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    Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Francisco, & San Jose, as located by Wm. J. Lewis, Chief Engineer, in Sept. Oct. & Nov. 1851. Map of the coast between San Francisco and San Jose showing roads, property owners, streams, and relief by hachures.
    • Contributor: Lewis, William J. - Pacific and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1851
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    Earthquake shaking potential for California, Spring 2003 Relief shown by shading. Shows level of earthquake hazard. Includes text, inset of "Three-quarters of our nation's earthquake losses will be in California," and important messages. Bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: California. Seismic Safety Commission
    • Date: 2002
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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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    County of Nevada, California Shows drainage, ditches, mines and mineral resources, township and section lines, etc. "Trustees, W.S. Keyes, Alexander F. Morrison, Thomas B. Bishop, J.E. Doolittle, J.F. Parks, Charles E. Uren." Locations of mines and mineral deposits are numbered but not named on map. LC copy stamped on: 1911. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: California State Mining Bureau
    • Date: 1909
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    Map of Upper & Lower California showing the military stations and distribution of troops. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough
    • Date: 1847
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    San Francisco. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Méryon, Charles
    • Date: 1855
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    Los Angeles as it appeared in 1871. CIF56727 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Approved by the Historical Society of Southern California." Includes col. illus., historic notes, index to points of interest, and "Map showing original Spanish ranchos abutting on the sea." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 23.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Gores - Women's University Club, Los Angeles
    • Date: 1871
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    Sacramento. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Includes illus., index to points of interest, and text. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 32 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: W.W. Elliott & Co.
    • Date: 1890
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    Santa Barbara, California 1896. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 46 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Date: 1896
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    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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    View of San Francisco, formerly Yerba Buena, in 1846-7 before the discovery of gold. "Designed & copied from views taken at the time." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 33.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Includes signatures of J. D. Stevenson, Genl. M. G. Vallejo, George Hyde, and Capt. W. F. Swasey. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Bosqui Eng. & Print. Co.
    • Date: 1884
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    Map of the mining district of California. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 3 copies; one original, one positive photostat, and one negative photostat.
    • Contributor: Jackson, Wm. A. (William A.) - Lambert & Lane's Lith - Jackson, Wm. A.
    • Date: 1850
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    Official map of Los Angeles County, California : compiled under instructions and by the order of the Board of Supervisors of Los Angeles County Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, ranchos, township & section lines, land ownership, landowners' names, etc. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1888, by V.J. Rowan, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C." Includes view of the Los Angeles County Court House and col. ill. LC Land ownership maps, 23 Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Rowan, V. J. (Valentine James) - Schmidt Label & Litho. Co. - Rowan, V. J.
    • Date: 1888
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    Redwood National Park. Scale ca. 1:250,000. Folded title: Redwood National Park, California. Includes recreational information. Text and illus. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1972
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    Map of Orange County, California Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral map showing roads, lot lines and numbers, landowners' names, and geographical features. "Colored by E.M. Sleator." LC Land ownership maps, 32 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Finley, S. H. (Solomon Henderson) - H.S. Crocker & Co. - Finley, S. H.
    • Date: 1889