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    [Chart of the Straits of Gaspar, Straits of Banca, and adjacent areas of the China and Java Seas] Also shows adjacent coasts of Sumatra and the islands of Bengka and Belitin. Depths shown by soundings. Hand drawn copy of printed original. "Published by Jones Horsburgh, Hydrographer to the Honble. E.I. Company, Jany. 1, 1819, according to Act of Parliament." Annotated in different hand to show the track of the "Brig Macedonian of Boston ... Nov. 1820." Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: Horsburgh, James - Bateman, J. (John)
    • Date: 1820
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    [Map of the Rigolet and the mouth of the Pearl River, Louisiana and Mississippi]. Relief shown by hachures. Places names in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters GR. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39,...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1800
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    [Survey map of area at Meridian Hill, Washington D.C.]. Covers are bounded by Florida Avenue, 13th, V, 15th streets, and New Hampshire Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink and lead-pencil. Watermarked: A 1815. Faced with gauze. Includes ill. and computations. Notes and computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1815
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    [Cadastral survey map of Pleasant Plains, Washington D.C.] "Surveyed and laid down for John and Anthony Halmead a tract of land lying in the District of Columbia and County of Washington called Pleasant Plains ..." Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and torn. Includes text and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Fenwick, George
    • Date: 1804
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    Plano del puerto de Cartavena de Yndias Shows coast of Colombia in region of Cartagena. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Whatma[n]. Pen-and-ink and red and brown inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 282 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Annotated in brown ink in lower right margin: 33. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right...
    • Date: 1804
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    Square no. 653, city of Washington Cadastral map of block bounded by South Capitol, O, Half, and N streets S.W. "8 cents per square foot ... 20 May 1800." Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: C W Mott 1795. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Note in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - Dermott, James R.
    • Date: 1794
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    [Cadastral survey map of Squares A and B adjacent to Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington D.C. : new part of the Mall] Covers blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Black ink, brown ink, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 890 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
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    Shinkoku Hōōjō yori Chōsenkoku Kōshū ni itaru ryokōzu
    従淸國鳳凰城至朝鮮國黄州旅行圖 /
    Title from title piece pasted on verso. The map is not accurate in terms of elevation and distance between and Pyongyang. Relief shown by form lines and hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Title from verso. "第百拾號 ... 第九棚"
    • Contributor: Watanabe, Tetsutar - Ishikawa, Kiyota
    • Date: 188?
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    [Kyŏngjo chŏndo]. Scale ca. 1:5,000. Manuscript. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1800
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    Profile of Washington & Fayette streets, Georgetown, D.C. Washington Street profile covers 30th Street between Q and R streets N.W. Fayette Street profile covers 35th Street between Volta Place and Wisconsin Avenue N.W. Alternate title: Profile of Washington & Fayette streets. From the Taggart Estate papers. Oriented with north to the left. Black, brown, blue inks, and lead pencil. Soiled and cracked at edges. Includes notes, statistical tables, computations, and outline maps...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1856
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    [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
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    Blue Springs : [Tennessee]. Shows position of Willcox Reserve (i.e. Gen. Orlando B. Willcox), October 10, 1863. From the Orlando M. Poe papers in LC Manuscript Division. Pencil drawing. Partially traced in ink on verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 396.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe) - Willcox, Orlando
    • Date: 1863
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    Center Market square : [Washington D.C.]. Title from map center. Note at bottom: Including the dotted lines is the dimensions of that part of the Center Market square requiring to be filled in the 22nd June 1824. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermarked: Stamp U S. Tracing linen backing. Includes notes and computations. Sketch map of square 350 on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1824
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    Map of property purchased from the United States by Wm. T. Dove, Esq., south half of square no. 3 in the city of Washington : colored red, also the origl. boundary of ... "6th November 1854." Partial cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, lot boundaries, and dimensions. Covers southeastern Georgetown and Foggy Bottom waterfront areas. At head of title: (Copy). India ink, col. ink, and watercolor. Stained and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1382 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Dove, Wm. T. (William T.)
    • Date: 1854
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    Chōsenkoku Gazankō ryakuzu : Sanmanbun no ichi
    朝鮮國牙山江略圖 : 三万分ノ一 /
    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy soiled and torn. "此ノ圖ハ工兵中尉海津三雄ノ編纂 ... 鶏頭峯以西北ハ水路局ノ編纂ニ成リ以東南ハ同氏ノ編纂 ..." "城九尾實測 ... 東經百二十六度十分十秒・北緯三十六度五十九分五十四秒・羅鍼偏差四度十五分西・潮侯時四時三十分・晦望干満差二十二尺・両弦干満差十六尺・實形ニ萬五千百九十四分一・明治十二年五月" "第十四棚"--Written in red on verso.
    • Contributor: Kaizu, Mitsuo - Japan. Kaigunshō. Suirokyoku
    • Date: 1879
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    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
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    Across Kentucky Scale ca. 1:1,020,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 215.5 Pen and ink sketch map showing "route of regiment" of the "38th Brigade, Gilbert's Division, of Buel's [sic] Army" from Louisville to "Mitchelsville" (i.e., Mitchellville), Tennessee. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • Date: 1862
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    Plan of the proposed basin at the mouth of the Tiber : [Washington D.C.] Covers northern part of Mall between 15th and 17th streets N.W., not the present location of the Tidal Basin. Also shows "Canal" and "Proposed canal." Photocopy of ms. map in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy annotated in pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin - Roberts, N. S. (Nathan Smith)
    • Date: 1829
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    Plan shewing the present & proposed direction of the Canal between 3d & Seventh streets : [Washington D.C.] Oriented with north to the left. Brown ink, blue wash, and lead pencil. Torn at edges and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 76 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
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    Sketch of a hypsometric chart of the United States Relief shown by hachures on base map and gradient tints in manuscript. Watercolor and red ink over printed base map. No title or publication information on base map. Mounted on cloth backed paper. In pencil in lower left corner: 3825. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Schott, Charles A. (Charles Anthony)
    • Date: 1872
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    A plan of Mud Fort at Sackets Harbour : on a scale of ten yards to an inch Sackets Harbour June 20th 1814 Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. In upper right: "N.13. By placing these letters under those on the plan of the Smith Cantonment the relative situation of these works will be shown." "Office of chief of engineers, War Department. 58510 541" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rose, Daniel - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1814
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    [Manuṣyaloka, map of the world of man, according to Jain cosomological traditions]. Title provided by cataloger. Gift; Nasli M. Heeramaneck. From western Rajasthan. Gouache on cotton, sewn on to modern cloth backing. Originally folded in accompanying silk brocade covered wooden boards (each 14 x 27 cm.). Exhibited: World treasures of the Library of Congress: Beginnings, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., June 7, 2001-March 15, 2003. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Date: 189?
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    Plan of Portland. Cadastral map of Portland, Maine, that shows lot lines, some lot numbers, and some names of landowners. Gift; Boylston A. Beal; 3 Jan. 1934. Pen-and-ink. Includes index of selected buildings and note on property of Edgar Potts. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Brittle, creased, torn, stained, darkened, annotated on verso in pencil, mounted on cloth...
    • Date: 18??
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    [Map of Baton Rouge, Spanish West Florida] Cadastral map showing numbered lots. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: J Kool. Oriented with north to the left. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp....
    • Contributor: Kneeland, Ira Cook - Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1809
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    True copy of plat as recorded in Gov. Shepherd, page 141 : [part of Pleasant Plains, Washington D.C.] Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers, dimensions, and areas. Covers area bounded by Park Rd., Georgia Av., Otis Pl., and New Hampshire Av. N.W. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1860