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    Plan of the Battle of the Wilderness, Va. : May 5th to 12th. While labelled the Battle of the Wilderness (May 5-6), this map depicts troop locations and movements during engagements in the days immediately following as both armies met at Spotsylvania Court House (May 8-12) and Union forces under Grant made slow but steady progress moving southeast toward the James River and their ultimate goal, Richmond. This map encompasses the Rapidan River to the northeast, and ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-05-05
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    Map showing entrance to Mobile Bay and course taken by Union fleet. Map shows Confederate fortifications (Forts Powell, Gaines, Morgan) and the location of Union fleet in Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. On August 5, Union Admiral Farragut attempted to lead several ships into Mobile Bay, past formidable Confederate forts and the ironclad C.S.S. Tennessee. Despite the sinking by a mine of the U.S.S. Tecumseh, the Union fleet passed through the channel and engaged ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-08-05
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    [Plano y perfil del Puerto de Mogodor]. Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Title derived from legend. "Cañas fecit in Mogodore, anno 1767." Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: IV. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 609 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index and panoramic view. Acquisitions control no. 22-86 Vault
    • Date: 1767
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    Insulæ Indicæ cum terris circumvicinis.
    Insvlæ Indicæ cvm terris circvmvicinis
    Covers the East Indies including the Philippines, Malay Archipelago, and Ceylon. Relief shown pictorially. Exchange; Yale University Library; 29 Aug. 1934. In Latin. Has vertical fold line at center of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes embellished title cartouche, 4 bar scales of "Milliaria" (Germanica, Hispanica, Gallica, Italica & Anglica), and ill. of sailing ships. ...
    • Date: 1600
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    A map of the United States of North America Shows many roads, has "Tennassee" on sheet 3, as well as the 22 line boundaries note. Relief shown by hachures. In lower margins: London. Published as the act directs by A. Arrowsmith, no. 24 Rathbone Place, Jan. 1st, 1796. This seems to be a variant not mentioned by Tooley. R.V. Tooley, Mapping of America, 1980, 79. Includes notes and illustration of and text about ...
    • Contributor: Arrowsmith, Aaron
    • Date: 1796
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    Map of the battle field of Carnifex Ferry, Gauley River, West Va., Sept. 10th 1861 : United States forces commanded by Brig. Gen. W.S. Rosecrans. "Copied from a Map accompanying the Report of Gen. Rosecrans." Description derived from published bibliography. Indicates Confederate works and batteries at Camp Gauley, Union positions during attack and names of units, roads, drainage, houses, fences and vegetation. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1876
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    Fort Stanwix, Fort Stanwix National Monument, New York
    Fort Stanwix National Monument, New York
    Aerial view (partly photographic) of reconstructed Revolutionary War fort in Rome (N.Y.). "*GPO:2009--349-224/80278 Reprint 2007." Title from panel. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text, descriptive index to points of interest, location map, and col. ill. Text, map of "Oneida Carrying Place--six miles that changed the course of America" (showing troop movements of the Saratoga Campaign, June-Oct. 1777), chronology, and ill. (some ...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2007
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    Plan routier de la ville de Paris et des ses faubourgs, divisé en 12 arrondts. ou mairies et 48 quartiers, sur lequel sont indiqués tous les changemens et projets d'embellissemt. etc. on ...
    Nouveau plan de Paris
    Includes indexes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Collin, E.
    • Date: 1823
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    Edwards' map of Jackson Co., Missouri
    Edwards' map of Jackson County, Missouri | Map of Jackson Co., Missouri
    Relief shown by contours. Shows names of some residents. "Copyright secured by John P. Edwards, 1887." Includes text. LC Land ownership maps, 400 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Edwards, John P.
    • Date: 1887
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    The Nile Valley : including Egypt, Nubia, Uganda, Abyssinia, British East Africa, and Somali Land
    London atlas map of the Nile Valley
    Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Edward Stanford Ltd
    • Date: 1910
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    Mappa selenographica : totam lunae hemisphaeram visibilem complectens observationibus propriis : quatuor sectionibus constructa et delineata Scale not given. "Secundum projectionem orthographicam." Relief shown by hachures and shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Beer, Wilhelm - Mädler, Johann Heinrich - Simon Schropp'sche Hof-Landkartenhandlung
    • Date: 1834
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    [Map of parts of Caroline, Hanover, and Henrico counties, Va., west of the Mattaponi River and the Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac Railroad]. Shows the names of some residents, some of the outer fortifications of Richmond and those along the railroad north of the South Anna River. Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H25 LC Land ownership maps, 1233 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Imperfect: staining ...
    • Date: 186?
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    The city of Washington and environs Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and major buildings. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined, torn, taped, and extensively annotated in ink to show proposed street extensions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Peters, N. (Norris)
    • Date: 1885
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    [Map of the several nations of Indians to the Northwest of South Carolina].
    Catawba deerskin map
    "This map describing the scituation [sic] of the several nations of Indians to the NW of South Carolina was coppyed [sic] from a draught drawn & painted on a deer skin by an Indian Cacique and presented to Francis Nicholson Esqr. Governor of South Carolina by whom it is most humbly dedicated to his Royal Highness George, Prince of Wales." "A map, sometimes known ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, Francis
    • Date: 1724
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    Croatia. "Base 802679AI (C00039) 4-00." Also shows primary administrative divisions (counties). Also separately issued with shaded relief. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and index of county (županija) names.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 2000
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    A map of the state of Virginia, reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law Relief shown by hachures. Donated by the Library of Virginia, April 24, 1999. Prime meridian: Washington. Includes geological remarks, memoranda, and tables of population, altitudes, and steam boat routes. Printer's proof. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Buchholtz, L. V. (Lewis Von)
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of Washtenaw County, Michigan : from actual surveys LC Land ownership maps, 360 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes business directories, views of residential, public, and commercial buildings. Insets: Chelsea -- Saline -- Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co. -- Ypsilanti -- Manchester -- Milan -- Dexter.
    • Contributor: Bechler, Gustavus R. - Wenig, E. - Bechler & Wenig
    • Date: 1856
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    Plan for utilizing the water power of the Ohio River at Louisville, Ky. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by gradient tints. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Copy imperfect: Stained, brittle, missing small sections along lower edge, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text on steam and water power cost, waterways discharging information, and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2009-101
    • Contributor: Coghlan, Wm. C. (William C.)
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Ry.; and connections. Map of United States showing major relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, railroad stations, the railroad network, with emphasis on Tennessee. Names of railroads along the lines are indicated. This line was first chartered under Nashville and Chattanooga Railroad on December 11, 1845. Its present name dates from 1873.
    • Contributor: Danley, W. L. - Nashville, Chattanooga, and St. Louis Railway
    • Date: 1889
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    Carte des États-Unis de l'Amérique septentrionale, dressée d'après des cartes anglaises. Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. LC copy 1 annotated in ink: 1766. Relief shown pictorially. Includes decorative border. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 741 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Brion De La Tour, Louis - Desnos, L. C.
    • Date: 1780
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    [Map of the proposed enlargement and replanning of the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C.]. India ink on recto and orange wash on verso. Oriented with north to the left. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1880
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    Plan of the assault on Ft. Wagner, July 11th 1863. Detail of Morris Island, Charleston Harbor, Charleston S.C., showing Confederate Fort Wagner being shelled by the U.S.S. Monitor. Also shown is the daylight assault of Gen. George C. Strong against the heavily-defended fort. Strong's forces were quickly repulsed and with great loss of life.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-07-11
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    Map of Monroe County, Michigan Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: Yargerville -- Lulu Ida Twp -- Point Aux Peaux -- N.W. 1/4 sec. 6, Berlin Twp. -- Part of third ward, Monroe City -- Frost Stoddard & Bravier's Plat, Monroe Twp -- Frenchtown Twp. -- Strasburg, Raisinville Twp. -- Brest, French Twp. -- Rea, Dundee Twp. -- Grape, Raisinville Twp. ...
    • Contributor: Lang, Geo. E.
    • Date: 1901
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    Plan of the attack on Ft. Sumter, April 6th, 1863. Map shows a regional view of Charleston Harbor including Confederate fortifications and Union naval vessels. This April 1863 atttack by Union ironclads was unsuccessful.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-04-06
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    Map of the District of Columbia, October 1907 : showing present and proposed streets : compiled form [sic] latest data at the Office of the Engineer Commissioner, District of Columbia E XXc 11785 U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers. "Copyrighted October 1907 ..." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company - Nash, J. O. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1907