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  • Map
    Topographical sketch of the gold & quicksilver district of California. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 4 copies, vary slightly.
    • Contributor: Ord, Edward Otho Cresap
    • Date: 1848
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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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    Plat of the exterior boundaries of Sequoia National Park, California : created by Act of Congress, approved October 1st, 1890 Relief shown by hachures. Shows drainage, trails, etc. "The above plat ... is strictly conformable to the field notes therof, on file in this office, which have been examined and approved. U.S. Surveyor General's Office ... February 15th, 1901 ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Chapman, Isaac N. - United States. Superintendent of Sequoia and General Grant National Parks
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    Official map of the County of Napa, California : compiled from the official records and latest surveys Relief shown by shading. Shows drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, township, section and quarter section lines, ranchos, political townships, school districts, etc. Inset map: City of Napa. "Approved by the Board of Supervisors, January 21st, 1895." Cadastral map. LC Land ownership maps, 30 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Buckman, O. H. (Oliver H.) - Punnett Brothers - Buckman, O. H.
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolicos de la Compa. e Jesus en la America Septe. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De
    • Date: 1720
  • Map
    Map of a portion of Kern County, California. : showing ranches, lakes, rivers, canals, sloughs, and artesian wells. Relief shown by shading. Also partial cadastral map showing land ownership and some landowners' names. LC Land ownership maps, 19 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Britton & Rey
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Placer County California Accompanied by text: Register of mines and minerals, data collected February, 1902, 23 x 30 cm., [22] p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: California State Mining Bureau
    • Date: 1902
  • Map
    Map showing territory annexed to the city of Los Angeles, California Includes historical table of date, place name, how it was obtained, number of acres, and number of square miles being annexed between 1781 and 1916. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hamlin, Homer
    • Date: 1916
  • Map
    General map of explorations and surveys in California Scale 1:600,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd. and 35th. parallels. 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, 148 Description derived ...
    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Davis, Jefferson - Parke, John G. - Williams Smith, Issac - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department - Williamson, R. S.
    • Date: 1853
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    Berkeley. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 18 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Green, Charles
    • Date: 1909
  • Map
    View of Los Angeles from the east. Brooklyn Hights in the foreground; Pacific Ocean and Santa Monica Mountains in the background. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. Indexed for points of interest. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 25 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - A.L. Bancroft & Company - Brooklyn Land and Building Co. - Glover, E. S.
    • Date: 1877
  • Map
    Topographic map of the Los Angeles aqueduct and adjacent territory Relief shown by hachures. Blue line print. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: City of Los Angeles Board of Water and Power Commissioners
    • Date: 1908
  • Map
    Official map of Monterey County, California, 1898 Cadastral map showing drainage, ranchos, township & section lines, parcels, roads, railroads, canals, etc. LC Land ownership maps, 28 "Approved and declared the official map of Monterey County, California, this 3rd day of May, 1898." LC copy rubber-stamped on lower left margin: 745B. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hare, Lou G. - W. Walkup & Co.
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    Map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from U.S. land surveys, records of private surveys, and from other reliable sources Relief shown by shading. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, township & section lines, etc. "Adopted by Board of Supervisors, Aug. 7th 1877." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1877, by Wildy & Stahlberg, in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington." LC copy imperfect: Lower right portion of map torn off/missing. Includes inset ...
    • Contributor: Wildy, J. H. - Bien, Julius - Stahlberg, A. J.
    • Date: 1877
  • Map
    Carta que contiene parte de la costa de la California. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Wagner, H. R. Cartography of the northwest coast, 708 LC Luso-Hispanic World, 81 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Magg's description on verso.
    • Contributor: Muñoz, Bernabe
    • Date: 1787
  • Map
    Use of InSAR to identify land-surface displacements caused by aquifer-system compaction in the Paso Robles area, San Luis Obispo County, California, March to August 1997 Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available System requirements for Windows: Intel Pentium processor; 64 MB of RAM; Microsoft Windows 95 OSR 2.0, Windows 98 SE, Windows Millennium, Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 5, or Windows 2000; Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 (included on disc); color monitor with 256 colors display (16.7 million colors recommended); CD-ROM drive. System requirements for Macintosh: PowerPC processor; 64 MB of RAM; Mac OS software version ...
    • Date: 2001
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Official map of the County of Los Angeles, California : compiled from the official maps Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, railroads, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, tracts, township & section lines, etc. " ... this map has been adopted by the Board of Supervisors ... for the purpose of defining all lines which are the boundaries of school and road districts, judicial townships and election precincts." Includes inset of Santa Catalina and ...
    • Contributor: Wright, E. T. (Edward T.) - Perry, C. N. - Los Angeles Lithographic Co. - Wright, E. T.
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    [Views of oil fields around Los Angeles] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: C.S. & E.M Forncrook
    • Date: 1922
  • Map
    Important historical events which have made Los Angeles' growth possible
    Historical map of Los Angeles.
    Relief shown pictorially. Lower left margin "page five" On verso: text "Charting new frontiers" and in bottom left margin "page six" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Eddy, Gerald A.
    • Date: 1929
  • Map
    Official map of Amador County, California. Relief shown by shading. Cadastral map showing drainage, roads, canals, land ownership, landowners' names, ranchos, judicial townships, precincts, etc. LC copy imperfect: Water-stained at map area and torn at margins. LC Land ownership maps, 13 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Brown, J. A. (John A.) - Gray, W. Vallance - Bosqui Eng. & Print. Co. - Brown, J. A.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map of California roads for cyclers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Blum, George W. - California Photo-Engraving Co.
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    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