Cadastral map of several oil-prospecting townships in McKean County (Pa.) between Kane and Bradford cities. Shows real-property lines, landowners' names (personal/corporate), tract/lot numbers, warrant section numbers, and some acreages. Also shows roads, railroad, and pipeline. Originally printed on 2 sheets (later conjoined, still later halved along a different line to enable folding). LC Land ownership maps, 773 Includes bar "Scale of rods". Available also ...
Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 321 Inset: Plan of the Soldiers National Cemetery. Uncolored. 6 x 13 cm. Bears a "Proof" mark in the lower left corner. Endorsed (facsim.): I am perfectly satisfied with the accuracy with which the topography is delineated and the position of the troops laid down. [Signed] Geo. G. Meade, Maj. Gen. of Vols. comd. A. ...
Bachelder, John (john Badger) - Bachelder, John
Scale ca. 1:600,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown pictorially. The title, land tract boundaries with owners' initials, and some place names have been identified as annotations by George Washington made ca. 1780. The author and date of the manuscript map is not known; reference sources indicate between 1758 and 1771. Phillips. Maps of America p. 713 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, ...
Washington, George - Crawford, William
Road map showing minor fortifications along the Philadelphia and Lancaster Turnpike. Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink, red ink, and pink watercolor. Former ownership stamp in lower right corner: U.S.C. & G. Survey. Library and Archives, Jan. 28, 1902, acc. no. 53677; adhesive label affixed in lower right corner: 854 St; no. rubber-stamped on verso: 290. Statement of attribution of Henry L. Whiting is ...
Whiting, Henry L. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - United States Coast Survey
Shows townships (including Shippen Twp., now part of Cameron County), warranty-deed tracts with numbers/warrantees' initials, some real-property tracts with owners' names, and rural buildings with householders' names. Hand col. to distinguish townships. LC copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened by lamination, quartered (later conjoined), annotated in lead pencil, missing small sections at edges and cut lines. Includes ill. of rampant eagle at head of title. LC ...
"Longitude West from Washington" at the bottom of map, with longitude 0 equal to longitude 77. Captions under illustrations in upper and lower case. Includes ill.: "University of Virginia," "Dismal Swamp," and "City of Baltimore." Plates 29-30. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by isolines. Shows counties, railroads, and includes the counties in Virginia which became West Virginia in 1863. This item is in ...
Regional view shows paths taken by different segments of the Union army on a march from Frederick, Md., to Gettysburg, Pa., as well as the location of the Confederate army units in the vicinity. The Union troops were under the commands of Reynolds, Howard, Sickles, Slocum, Hancock, Sykes and Gregg.
Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, dimensions, and acreages. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Stained and lacks small interior sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
General state map showing counties, townships, roads, and settlements. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers New Jersey (sans relief and townships). Prime meridian: Washington D.C. In lower margin: Entered according to Act of Congress, the 7th day of June 1822, by John Melish, of the State of Pennsylvania. Originally printed on 3 sheets (western/central/eastern). Hand colored (watercolor) to emphasize state ...
Melish, John - Tanner, Benjamin - Kearny, Francis
Landownership map showing townships, property tracts, tract numbers, acreages, landholders' names, existing railroads, and proposed railroads. Hand col. to show township areas and county boundary. Publisher's map list in cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2004-27
This map of the battlefield at Gettysburg juxtaposes locations of various units on the first and third days of the three-day battle. Most of the fighting on July 1st seems to have taken place to the northwest of the town of Gettysburg, while that on July 3rd is concentrated to the southeast.
Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. From the Rosenwald Collection, no. 1308. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The City of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
Holme, Thomas - Harris, John - Lea, Philip - Rosenwald, Lessing J. (lessing Julius)
General-content county map showing buildings in rural areas, householders' names in rural areas, and selected property boundaries with owners' names in 2 townships. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Sheet originally folded to 12 x 8 cm. (before application of cloth backing). LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, slightly soiled, trimmed at margins. LC Land ownership maps, 795 ...
Wells, John - Melish, John - Tanner, Henry Schenck - Pennsylvania. General Assembly - Tanner, Vallance, Kearny & Co.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Published by T. M. Fowler & James B. Moyer." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 745 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1
Fowler, T. M. (thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 834 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and index to points of interest. AACR2
Fowler, T. M. (thaddeus Mortimer) - Fowler, T. M.
Union positions are indicated in black and Confederate positions in red. Description derived from published bibliography. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 346.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Preston, Noble D. - United States. Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the borough insets also show real property (lot lines, some with numbers) and landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Hand col. to emphasize township/borough/city boundaries and areas. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Printed in NW/NE/SW/SE segments (sheets). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, darkened, brittle, ...
Henry, M. S. - Boyer, M. K. - McLellan, David
"July 1863." 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 department for more information. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Mar. 2002; D.H. Newhall, 1926, c; Map Cataloging Team.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Folded title: Bird's eye view of the Centennial grounds and map of Philadelphia from the Daily Graphic of May 4th and 9th. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. "A comprehensive distance map of the city of Philadelphia" and advertisement on verso. AACR2
Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 767.1 LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 524.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. and directory. AACR2
Covers rural area east of Gettysburg borough, Adams County, Pa. Relief shown by contours. Also shows buildings, householders' names, and functional designations for individual farm fields; "Camp of Instruction 1910" shown on northeastern sheet. India ink and lead pencil. LC sheets rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
United States. Army. Engineer Battalion, 1st. Company D. - United States. Department of the Army. General Staff. Second Section
Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. General-content county map also showing rural buildings and occupants' names. Includes embellished map border (fruits/flowers/berries/leaves). LC Land ownership maps, 796 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies