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  • Map
    Map of Chester County, Pennsylvania General-content county map showing schools, meetinghouses, smithies, inns, post-offices, etc.; does not show landowners'/householders' names. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Former wall map sectioned to 4 quarters. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by S.M. Painter & J.S. Bowen in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Copyright transferred to ...
    • Contributor: Kennedy, T. J. - Painter, Samuel Marshall - Bowen, John S. - Barnes, Rufus L.
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Burlington shewing [i.e. showing] water & sewer service. Shows water mains by blue lines, sewer mains by red lines, and hydrants by red spots. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Soiled, stained, darkened, brittle, tears, small pieces missing along edges, cut into 2 halves, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in pencil.
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map of the United States of America. Insets of the Atlantic Ocean and the Isthmus of Panama. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map of the town of Medfield General map showing selected buildings and householders' names and election districts. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes statistical information. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, stained, backed by cloth. Acquisitions control no.: 2008-177
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Map of Belknap County, New Hampshire. Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 423 Includes 16 ancillary maps, distance charts, business directories, and illustrations. Ancillary maps: Alton Village -- Barnstead Center -- Barnstead Parade -- Center Harbor Village -- East Sanbornton -- Gilford Village -- Gilmanton Center -- Gilmanton Iron Works -- Laconia Village -- Lake Village -- Meredith Center -- Meredith Village -- New Hampton Village ...
    • Contributor: Woodford, E. M. - Smith & Peavey
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Proposed route for a rail road from Copper Harbor, to Fond Du Lac, Winnebego. Outline map centered on Green Bay showing the area between Detroit, Mich. and Fond du Lac, Wis. Contemplated and proposed railroad routes are shown.
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Map of Terre Haute and Richmond Rail Road and connecting lines. Outline map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing the rail network. Chartered in 1847. In 1865 name changed to the Terre Haute and Indianapolis Railroad.
    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A. (Thomas Armstrong) - Terre Haute and Richmond Railroad - Morris, Thomas A.
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of Jefferson Co., Pennsylvania : from county map. County cadastral map showing warranty-deed tracts, tract numbers, tract acreages, initials of warrantees' names, irregular real-property tracts, and owners' names. Does not show townships. Hand colored to emphasize county boundary. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, soiled, torn, taped, missing southeast corner of sheet (including part of cartographic content). Includes inset of eastern extremity and table of "Explanations" (key to abbreviations of warrantees' names). LC Land ...
    • Contributor: Gillespie, D. C. - Rease, W. H.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    From the northern boundary of California to the Columbia River : from explorations and surveys Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 2. "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, 170 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
  • Map
    Road road route from Boston, Massachusetts to Chicago, Illinois. Outline map of a strip between Boston and Chicago showing one schematic rail line with many railroad stations named along the line. Mileage table indicating five railroads is at lower right of map.
    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina : constructed from actual surveys, private contributions & authentic public documents procured for the purpose under a special resolution of the General Assembly ... Relief shown by hachures. Greenwich meridian. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes: North Carolina Institution for the Deaf and Dumb and the Blind -- Comparative elevations -- Table of heights of mountains etc. above the water and 3 profiles above lower neatline: Profile of the Western N.C. Railroad from Salisbury to the Tennessee line -- Profile ...
    • Contributor: Cooke, William D. (William Dewey) - North Carolina. General Assembly - J.H. Colton & Co. - Cooke, William D.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map B of part of the Laurel Hill tract : situated on Newtown Creek opposite Greenpoint & Brooklyn, belonging to Augustus Rapelye Cadastral map showing lot lines, dimensions, numbers, and street widths. Imperfect: Fold-lined, torn along left edge, has newspaper cutting affixed, extensively annotated in lead pencil and ink to show lot ownership status. Includes location map (inset). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Twiss, Jos'h H. - Rapelye, Augustus - G. Hayward Lith
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Map of the Counties of Cook and DuPage, the east part of Kane and Kendall, the north part of Will, state of Illinois "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1851 by James H. Rees in the Clerks Office of the District of Illinois." "Engraved & printed at Ferd Mayer's Lith." LC Land ownership maps, 103 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rees, James H. - Ferd. Mayer & Co.
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Topographical map of the counties of Kings and Queens, New York General-content map of the present-day borough of Brooklyn (Kings County, New York City) and Queens County before the detachment of its eastern portion in 1898 to form Nassau County. Shows incorporated cities, towns (townships), roads, rural buildings, and rural householders' names; shows street system in urban areas. Hand colored to distinguish administrative areas of cities and towns (townships). Prime meridian: City Hall, New York ...
    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis - W.E. & A.A. Baker - H.F. Walling's Map Establishment
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Phelps's National map of the United States. Benton Collection. Photographs and states emblems around border. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Atwood, John M.
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Map of Columbia County, New York : from actual surveys Relief shown by hachures. Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 487 Includes ancillary maps of Chatham and Hudson, notes, statistical table, and illustration. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy hand colored, mounted on cloth, and sectioned in four.
    • Contributor: Otley, J. W.
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Norman's plan of New Orleans & environs, 1854.
    New Orleans and environs, 1854
    Shows boundary lines, streets and public buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1854, by B.M. Norman in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for Eastern District of Louisiana." "G. Hayward, Lith 120 Water St., New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list to points of interest. ...
    • Contributor: Norman, Benjamin Moore
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    An Indian map of the Upper-Missouri, 1801. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. English. Some place names in Blackfoot. Copied from a map in the London archives of the Hudson Bay Company. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Map and two sections of notes mounted on paper mounted on cloth. Vault
    • Contributor: Kohl, J. G. (Johann Georg) - Kohl, J. G.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    [Map of the upper Great Plains and Rocky Mountains region] Shows territories of various North American Indian tribes. Relief shown by hachures. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and colored ink. Wheat, C.I. Mapping the transmississippi West, 709 Cohen, Paul E. Mapping the West, p. 160-1 Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: De Smet, Pierre-Jean
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Map of St. Lawrence Co. New York Seventeen views. Twenty eight insets, ten indexed: Brasher Falls, Canton, Gouverneur, Hermon, Madrid, Massena Springs, Morristown, Potsdam Village, Waddington, and West Stockholm. LC Land ownership maps, 556 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rogerson, A. E. (Andrew E.) - Rogerson, A. E.
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the town of Plymouth, Windsor County, Vermont. General map showing buildings and householders' names. Relief shown by hachures. "Geologically colored by Albert D. Hager." Includes geological cross-section. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, creased, with small tears along edges, backed by cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2007-001
    • Contributor: C.A. Scott, J.W. Stickney & J.A. Pollard - Hager, Albert D. (Albert David)
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    General map of the United States, showing the area and extent of the free & slave-holding states, and the territories of the Union : also the boundary of the seceding states "Entered in Sta. Hall, London - & according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by H.D. Rogers, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of Massachusetts." Publishers advertisements on cover panels pasted on verso. Includes list of "Population in 1856" for free and slave states. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: ...
    • Contributor: Rogers, Henry D. (Henry Darwin) - W. & A.K. Johnston Limited - Edward Stanford Ltd - Rogers, Henry D.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Livingston County, New York : from actual surveys General-content county map showing towns (townships), rural buildings, and householders' names; the village insets (including Geneseo and Dansville) also show building coverage and occupants' names. Hand colored to emphasize town boundaries and territories. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1852 by Robert P. Smith in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Originally printed on 2 sheets (northern/southern). ...
    • Contributor: Rea & Otley - Smith, Robert Pearsall - Smith & Gillett
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Map of the State of Florida showing the progress of the surveys accompanying annual report of the Surveyor General for 1859. Township map showing drainage, cities and towns, railroads, location of the land grant railroads and indicating the 6- and 15-mile limits of grants. Shows land offices.
    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 179?