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[View of a waterfront area and a sailing ship entering a harbor]

[View of a waterfront area and a sailing ship entering a harbor]

Plate 5. Illus. in: Bontekoe, Willem Ysbrandsz. Ovrnael ofte gedenckwaerdige beschrijvinghe vande Oost-Indische reyse..., Hoorn : Ghedruckt by I. Willemsz, 1646. This record contains unverified, old data from c... more

[Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean area].

[Map showing Gulf of Mexico including western portion of Caribbean are...

Pen-and-ink. LC Nautical charts on vellum. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: No. 7. Order number annotated in pencil in lower margin: 367889/27. Available also through the Library of Congr... more

[Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

[Map showing the Bowery Lane area of Manhattan.

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. In pencil: No. 33. Stamped on verso: John Montresor. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1084 Available also through the Libra... more

[Map showing Caribbean area including West Indies and Gulf of Mexico.

[Map showing Caribbean area including West Indies and Gulf of Mexico.

Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1696 LC Nautical charts on vellum ; 33 Manuscript, pen-and-ink, green watercolor, and pencil, on vellum. A narrow elongation, 19 x 3 cm., extending fr... more

[Survey of an unidentified area in Washington D.C.].

[Survey of an unidentified area in Washington D.C.].

From the Taggart Estate papers. Manuscript--ink and pencil. Lacks corner section and mounted on cloth backing. Includes unidentified depth profile--possibly of Anacostia River. Available also through the Librar... more

[Map of an area along Bayou Bogue Chitto, Spanish West Florida].

[Map of an area along Bayou Bogue Chitto, Spanish West Florida].

Shows region in Washington and St. Tammany Parishes, Louisiana. Cadastral map. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: L Munn 1804 and fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown o... more

[Map of an area of Spanish West Florida bounded on the east by Lake Pontchartrain and the west by the Comite River].

[Map of an area of Spanish West Florida bounded on the east by Lake Po...

Shows region in Livingston and Tangipahoa Parishes, Louisiana. Relief shown by hachures. Place names and scale statement in Spanish. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished.... more

[Map of area of Spanish West Florida bounded by the Comite River on the west and the Amite River on the east].

[Map of area of Spanish West Florida bounded by the Comite River on th...

Shows area now part of East Feliciana and Saint Helena Parishes. Cadastral map. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. Watermarks: Budgen and fleur-de-lis in a shield surm... more

[Map of area from Pensacola Bay to St. Andrew's Bay, Spanish West Florida].

[Map of area from Pensacola Bay to St. Andrew's Bay, Spanish West Flor...

Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and red ink; unfinished. Watermark: PA Mesier. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor Gene... more

[Map of an area along the eastern shore of Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, including New Orleans and Bayou Chitto].

[Map of an area along the eastern shore of Lake Pontchartrain, Louisia...

Some unclaimed lots shown in upper left corner. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. Has watermarks. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente ... more

[Sketch of area of northeastern Mexico from Rio Grande to Parras].

[Sketch of area of northeastern Mexico from Rio Grande to Parras].

Shows southern state of Coahuila and northwestern state of Nuevo León. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 556 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site... more

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 /

General map of the United States, showing the area and extent of the f...

"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 ... more

[Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] /

[Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bo...

Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1687 thru 1794 of which 3 are named "Port Royal," "Gleanings," and "Youngsborough." "The annexed plat ... made by Order of the Hon. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... accordi... more

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia /

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia /

Shows roads, railroads, fortifications, settlements, farmhouses with owners' names, and woodlands. Does not show troop positions or movements. Relief shown by contours (10-ft. intervals), hachures, form lines, ... more

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia].

[Map of the Manassas battlefield area in Northern Virginia].

Shows fortifications. Does not include place names. Relief shown by hachures on central bottom sheet only. Wall map believed to have been used by the author after the Civil War for lecture purposes. Title and s... more

[Sketch of parts of Warren, Rappahannock, and Culpeper counties, Virginia, including the area between the Rappahannock River the Blue Ridge, from Front Royal to Culpeper].

[Sketch of parts of Warren, Rappahannock, and Culpeper counties, Virgi...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H308 Available also through th... more

[Rough sketch of the roads between Beverly, W. Va., Leadsville, Bealington, and Philippi, and Bealington and Meadowville, in the Rich Mountain area].

[Rough sketch of the roads between Beverly, W. Va., Leadsville, Bealin...

Date and title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on lined blue paper, mounted on cloth. Some staining at lower left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H77 Available also through the Library of Congress ... more

Map showing the comparitive area of the Northern and Southern states east of the Rocky Mountains, 1861

Map showing the comparitive area of the Northern and Southern states e...

Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 5, no. 217 (1861 February 23), p. 124. Exhibited: "With Malice Toward None : The Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Exhibition" at the Library of Congress, Washington, ... more

[Boats docked at the shore of a river in a wooded area]

[Boats docked at the shore of a river in a wooded area]

Title devised by library staff. Purchase; L.C. Handy, Washington, D.C.; 1905 Nov. 25; (DLC/PP-1905: 42760A)

[Map of part of eastern West Virginia, extending from Romney westward to Clarksburg, centering on the Rich Mountain Battle area].

[Map of part of eastern West Virginia, extending from Romney westward ...

Shows "Camp Bartow" and "Yankee Camp on Cheat Mt." Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil and colored pencil on lined paper, mounted between sheets of transpare... more

[Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar Creek battlefield area].

[Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar Creek bat...

Shows fortifications and names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on sheet of paper from notebook, lined on right recto and left v... more

[Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar Creek battlefield area].

[Preliminary sketch of a portion of the Belle Grove or Cedar Creek bat...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil on sheet of paper from notebook, lined on right recto and left verso, and mounted o... more

[Statue of George Washington on horseback on top of a monument in the Capitol Square area of Richmond, Virginia]

[Statue of George Washington on horseback on top of a monument in the ...

Title devised by Library staff. Published in: Russell's Civil War photographs : 116 historic prints / by Andrew J. Russell ; with a preface by Joe Buberger and Matthew Isenberg. New York : Dover Publications, c... more

[Spirit Knob area?, Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota] / made and published by Upton.

[Spirit Knob area?, Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota] / made and published b...

No. 11. Copyright 1867. "Filed Sept. 9, 1867, Wm. A. Spence, clerk." Title devised by Library staff from similar images in LOT 7137. Printed on back: "From series of Minnesota views" and "Sold by dealers throug... more

[Map of the area of northern Washington D.C. between Rockville Road and Washington Turnpike showing land tracts, owners' names, and dates].

[Map of the area of northern Washington D.C. between Rockville Road an...

Cadastral sketch map with tracts dated 1688 to 1794. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript--lead pencil on tracing paper. Mounted on manila paper. Annotated in pencil on verso of paper backing: W. in embryo. L... more

[The covered area for drills of the Fire Brigade in Taksim]

[The covered area for drills of the Fire Brigade in Taksim]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 4. In album: Fire Brigade personnel and equipment, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library o... more

[View of the area of Üsküdar from Kadıköy] / Lieutenant Colonel of the General Staff, Ali Rıza Bey.

[View of the area of Üsküdar from Kadıköy] / Lieutenant Colonel of the...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 30. In album: Palaces, mosques, monuments and other structures, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collecti... more

[View of the area of Galata from Sarayburnu] / Abdullah Frères.

[View of the area of Galata from Sarayburnu] / Abdullah Frères.

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 3. No. 460. In album: City walls and other views, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part of: Abdul-Hamid II Collection (Library of... more

[The covered area for drill and exercises of the Imperial Military High School in Kuleli] / fotoğraf Föbus.

[The covered area for drill and exercises of the Imperial Military Hig...

Now known as Kuleli Askeri Lisesi. Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 24. In album: Military schools, students, and records, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire. Forms part o... more

Three men in an automobile in the business area of Callaway, Custer County, Nebraska.

Three men in an automobile in the business area of Callaway, Custer Co...

summary: Note: "Miss Elsie Shannon, Photographer" business shown in background. original size: 6x8

Potomac River at Washington D.C., plan showing how reclaimed area may be utilized /

Potomac River at Washington D.C., plan showing how reclaimed area may ...

Shows dredged and reclaimed areas with proposed roads and plantings for the Potomac parks. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, 3 cross-sections, statistical tabl... more

[Preliminary field sketch of part of the Antietam battlefield, in the area north of Sharpsburg].

[Preliminary field sketch of part of the Antietam battlefield, in the ...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, colored pencil, and pencil on note paper, mounted between sheets of ... more

Benares - courtyard area behind burning ghat

Benares - courtyard area behind burning ghat

Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage glass negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph colle... more

[Interior of convict barracks, Khabarovsk area]

[Interior of convict barracks, Khabarovsk area]

Title from original negative jacket. Similar to lantern slide (W7-1082) titled: Convicts' sleeping quarters inside of sod-covered house. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift;... more

[Preliminary map of the Antietam battlefield area, including Sharpsburg and the adjacent territory].

[Preliminary map of the Antietam battlefield area, including Sharpsbur...

Shows names of some residents. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H114 Imperfect: Acid offset. Available also th... more

[Preliminary field sketch of part of the Antietam battlefield, in the area north of Sharpsburg].

[Preliminary field sketch of part of the Antietam battlefield, in the ...

Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil on note paper, mounted between sheets of transparent paper... more

[Sketch of a portion of the Antietam battlefield, north of Sharpsburg, in the area of the West Wood, North Wood, and East Wood].

[Sketch of a portion of the Antietam battlefield, north of Sharpsburg,...

Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) over pen-and-ink grid on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H115 Available also through the L... more