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Virginia / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captan [sic] John Smith, 1606; graven by William Hole

Virginia / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captan [sic] John Smith, ...

Map showing Chesapeake Bay area and Indian place names with inset of Powhatan, and a Susquehanna Indian / John Smith.

[Map of Virginia] / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captain John Smith 1606 [?] William Hole.

[Map of Virginia] / discovered and discribed [sic] by Captain John Smi...

1606 map of Virginia as described by John Smith showing the Chesapeake Bay, Potomac River, other geographic features, and a vignette of the Native leader, Powhatan, in council.

Karte von der Bay Chesapeack und den benachbarten Landen zur Allegemeinen Historie der Reisen aus den besten englændischen Karten gezogen.

Karte von der Bay Chesapeack und den benachbarten Landen zur Allegemei...

Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. LC copy annotated: Ml. 25 0'00. "No. 11." "T.XVI.C." From Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und Lande. 1758. v. 16, p. 538. Availab... more

[Map of the country between and bordering the Delaware River and Chesapeake Bay, showing roads to Philadelphia and localities.

[Map of the country between and bordering the Delaware River and Chesa...

Scale ca. 1:670,000. Title from P. L. Phillips' List of maps of America. Manuscript, pen and ink and pencil. Label on verso has title: Eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey showing roads. LC M... more

This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay,

This survey of the River Patapsco and part of Chesapeake Bay,

Scale ca. 1:40,960. Depths shown by shading and soundings. LC copy annotated in blue pencil and red ink. LC copy imperfect: Torn along fold lines, sections of upper and lower edges missing. Includes notes, "De... more

Map showing route of Norfolk & Petersburg Rail Road and its connections with Ohio & Mississippi Rivers, William Mahone, Chief Engineer, F. Bourquin & Co., Philada.

Map showing route of Norfolk & Petersburg Rail Road and its connection...

Map of the eastern United States between the Chesapeake Bay and the Mississippi River. Shows drainage, place names and the railroad network. Chartered March 17, 1851. Line completed in 1858. consolidated in Apr... more

U.S. Reports: Haney et al. v. Baltimore Steam Packet Company, 64 U.S. (23 How.) 287 (1860)

U.S. Reports: Haney et al. v. Baltimore Steam Packet Company, 64 U.S. ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 64; Howard Volume 23; December Term, 1859; Benjamin Haney, Charles Ogden, and John Trenchard, Libellants and Appellants, v. the Baltimore Steam Packet Company, Owners of the Ste... more

Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay

Nautical chart of part of the Chesapeake Bay between the Magothy River (at north) and Kent Point (at south) including the Annapolis city region. Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by shading and soundings. ... more

Plan of Fortress Munroe [sic], Va., 1862.

Plan of Fortress Munroe [sic], Va., 1862.

Shows the area surrounding Fort Monroe, including the Chesapeake Bay, Old Point Comfort, and Camp Hamilton to the north.

Chesapeake Bay, Sheet no. 1, York River, Hampton Roads, Chesapeake entrance..

Chesapeake Bay, Sheet no. 1, York River, Hampton Roads, Chesapeake ent...

Scale 1:80,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 47.5 At head of title: Coast chart no. 31. Printed in the upper margin: "No. 131" and "Electrotype copy no. 2 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S." General chart indicating sound... more

Craighill's channel range or leading lights, Chesapeake Bay--The low light

Craighill's channel range or leading lights, Chesapeake Bay--The low l...

Below print: Am. Photo-Relief, Printing Co., Phila. Illus. in: Annual Report of the U.S. Light-House Board, 1873, plate opposite p. 45. Title from item.

U.S. Reports: Dexter, The, 90 U.S. (23 Wall.) 69 (1875)

U.S. Reports: Dexter, The, 90 U.S. (23 Wall.) 69 (1875)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 90; Wallace Volume 23; October Term, 1874; Dexter, The

The oyster war in Chesapeake Bay

The oyster war in Chesapeake Bay

"I demand the surrender of Sylvester Cannon".

The oyster war in Chesapeake Bay

The oyster war in Chesapeake Bay

Pirates dredging at night.

The oyster war in Chesapeake Bay

The oyster war in Chesapeake Bay

The pirates attaching the police schooner "Julia Hamilton".

"She pretended to eat a little of the furmity with the leaden spoon." / R. Barnes. An engagement in the oyster war on the Chesapeake / / from a sketch by F. Cresson Schell

"She pretended to eat a little of the furmity with the leaden spoon." ...

Illustrates scene of Mrs. Newsam and old saleswoman at the fair from Thomas Hardy's The Mayor of Casterbridge; and oyster boats at war in the Chesapeake Bay off the Maryland shore.

Maryland--The oyster war--A state police steamer overhauling a pirate boat on Chesapeake Bay, off Swan's Point / from a sketch by Frank Adams.

Maryland--The oyster war--A state police steamer overhauling a pirate ...

Two men on police boat arresting two men who are illegally oystering. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 65, no. 1686 (1888 Jan. 7), p. 345.

Picking crabs for market, on banks of Chesapeake Bay, Md., U.S.A.

Picking crabs for market, on banks of Chesapeake Bay, Md., U.S.A.

African Americans picking meat out of crabs.

Hut of oyster fisherman, Chesapeake Bay, near Sherwood, Md., U.S.A.

Hut of oyster fisherman, Chesapeake Bay, near Sherwood, Md., U.S.A.

3 African Americans standing in foreground; one of them holding a rifle over his shoulder.

Hut of oyster fishermen, Chesapeake Bay, near Sherwood, Md., U.S.A.

Hut of oyster fishermen, Chesapeake Bay, near Sherwood, Md., U.S.A.

Two African American women and one man standing outside building, near water.

Oyster tongers fishing from side of boat, Chesapeake Bay, Md., U.S.A.

Oyster tongers fishing from side of boat, Chesapeake Bay, Md., U.S.A.

Stereo copyrightd by Keystone View Co. No. 6872. Title from item. Caption card tracings: Fishing Oysters; Md. Chesapeake Bay; Photog. I.; Geogr.; Shelf.

Sailing down the Chesapeake Bay

Sailing down the Chesapeake Bay

Male vocal quartet, with orchestra

View from above of Maryland's Chesapeake Bay Bridge

View from above of Maryland's Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Annapolis with Maryland's Eastern Shore

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Annapolis with Ma...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Annapolis with Maryland's Eastern Shore

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Annapolis with Ma...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Sunset on the Chesapeake Bay, not far from Cape Charles on Virginia's long Eastern Shore finger of land that stretches down from Maryland

Sunset on the Chesapeake Bay, not far from Cape Charles on Virginia's ...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Annapolis with Maryland's Eastern Shore

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Annapolis with Ma...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

The Chesapeake Bay Bridge between Maryland's capital city and the Maryland Eastern Shore

The Chesapeake Bay Bridge between Maryland's capital city and the Mary...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

The Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Maryland's capital with the state's Eastern Shore

The Chesapeake Bay Bridge, connecting Maryland's capital with the stat...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, officially the William Preston Lane, Jr. Memorial Bridge, connecting the Maryland capital city, Annapolis, with Maryland's Eastern Shore in Queen Anne County

Aerial view of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, officially the William Prest...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Hydrologic unit map of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, Del., D.C., Md., N.Y., Pa., Va., and W.V

Hydrologic unit map of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, Del., D.C., Md., ...

Also shows watersheds. "November 1984 4-R-38969." "November 1984 4-R-38804-1." Includes notes and location map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Chesapeake Bay watershed, percent area hydrological soil group "A" 1992

Chesapeake Bay watershed, percent area hydrological soil group "A" 199...

Data shown by "percent of non-federal land area" within hydrologic units (regions). Also covers Susquehanna River watershed. Includes notes. "6-53." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ... more

The haunts of the wild swan Carroll Island, - Chesapeake Bay.

The haunts of the wild swan Carroll Island, - Chesapeake Bay.

Illustration shows several swans in an inlet to Carroll Island in the Chesapeake Bay.

The haunts of the wild swan Carroll Island, - Chesapeake Bay.

The haunts of the wild swan Carroll Island, - Chesapeake Bay.

Illustration shows several swans in an inlet to Carroll Island in the Chesapeake Bay.