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[Vasco Nunez de Balboa taking possession of the Pacific Ocean; with inset bust profile]

[Vasco Nunez de Balboa taking possession of the Pacific Ocean; with in...

Detail of engraved title page. Illus. in: Herrera, Historia General...1726, vol. II. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Chart of the Pacific Ocean : drawn from a great number of printed and ms. journals /

Chart of the Pacific Ocean : drawn from a great number of printed and ...

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows routes and dates of exploration. In upper left corner: To Joseph de Mendoza Rios esqr., F.R.S. &c.&c. This chart of the Pacific Ocean is dedicated... more

Reduced chart of the Pacific Ocean : from the one published in nine sheets /

Reduced chart of the Pacific Ocean : from the one published in nine sh...

Also shows routes of Capt. Cook and Capt. Clarke. LC copy annotated on verso in black ink: 99. LC copy imperfect: Tear in lower right portion of map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a... more

Why Northern Pacific railroad 7-30 gold bonds are a good investment for the mechanic operative, laborer and farmer? ... Jay Cooke & Co. New York, Philadelphia, and Washington. Financial agents Northern Pacific railroad co. ... [n. d.].

Why Northern Pacific railroad 7-30 gold bonds are a good investment fo...

On verso: (Stamp) GIFT, A P LOPER, APR-26-1938. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 13... more

Chart of the Pacific Ocean.

Chart of the Pacific Ocean.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

A map of Mackenzie's track from Fort Chipewyan to the Pacific Ocean in 1793.

A map of Mackenzie's track from Fort Chipewyan to the Pacific Ocean in...

"... Published 15 Oct. 1801 ..." Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

A map of America between latitudes 40 and 70 north and longitudes 45 and 180 west exhibiting Mackenzie's track from Montreal to Fort Chipewyan & from thence to the north sea in 1789 & to the west Pacific Ocean in 1793.

A map of America between latitudes 40 and 70 north and longitudes 45 a...

"... Published 15 Oct. 1801 ..." Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

A map of part of the continent of North America : between the 35th and 51st degrees of north latitude, and extending from 89⁰ degrees of west longitude to the Pacific Ocean /

A map of part of the continent of North America : between the 35th and...

Relief shown by shading. Covers western North America, from Lake Michigan and Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean, including southern Canada and northern Mexico. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also throug... more

Pacific -overtures,--or-a flight from St. Cloud's--"over the water to Charley,"--a new dramatic peace now rehearsing / Js. Gillray, fect.

Pacific -overtures,--or-a flight from St. Cloud's--"over the water to ...

"The stage, flanked by the stage-boxes, extends across the design, the base of which is the orchestra, where the new Ministry perform ..." (Source: George) This record contains unverified data from George. Cata... more

A map of the discoveries of Capt. Lewis & Clark from the Rockey Mountain and the River Lewis to the Cap of Disappointement or the Coloumbia River at the north Pacific Ocean /

A map of the discoveries of Capt. Lewis & Clark from the Rockey Mounta...

Relief shown pictorially. Meridians: London and Philadelphia. Ink and watercolor, sectioned in 2 and mounted on cloth. Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of C... more

A map of Lewis and Clark's track across the western portion of North America, from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean : by order of the executive of the United States in 1804, 5 & 6 /

A map of Lewis and Clark's track across the western portion of North A...

Scale ca. 1:4,400,000. Relief shown by hachures. Meridian: London and Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

A new chart of part of the North Pacific Ocean exhibiting the various Straits Islands and dangers.

A new chart of part of the North Pacific Ocean exhibiting the various ...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

Map of the United States, Territory of Oregon, west of the Rocky Mountains, exhibiting the various trading depots or forts occupied by the British Hudson Bay Company, connected with the western and northwestern fur trade /

Map of the United States, Territory of Oregon, west of the Rocky Mount...

Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. Relief shown by hachures. Label pasted on, signed in black ink: Wash: Hood Capt. Topl. Engrs. LC copy annotated in pencil with extensive notes and revisions. "S. Doc. no. 470, 25 Con. 2 s... more

Map of the central portion of the United States showing the lines of the proposed Pacific railroads.

Map of the central portion of the United States showing the lines of t...

Strip map of the United States between 36 degrees and 47 degrees north latitude. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, place names, and some trails in the western half of the map. Indicates the ... more

U.S. mail steam ship Pacific: Collins line, builders, hull by Brown & Bell N.Y. engines by Allaire Works N.Y.

U.S. mail steam ship Pacific: Collins line, builders, hull by Brown & ...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6838

Map of Central America including the states of Guatemala, Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua & Costa Rica, the territories of Belise & Mosquito, with parts of Mexico, Yucatan & New Granada : shewing the proposed routes between the Atlantic & Pacific Oceans by way of Tehuantepeque, Nicaragua & Panama /

Map of Central America including the states of Guatemala, Salvador, Ho...

Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Cover title: Baily's map of Central America. "With additions from the latest surveys of the Admiralty, S. Moro, Col. Lloyd, Garella & cc." Includes four "vertical sect... more

Pacific Ocean.

Pacific Ocean.

Shows the Atrato and San Juan rivers proposed interoceanic canal route. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen. Anonymous manuscript map oriented with north to the left. Panama: An Exhibition in... more

Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Francisco, & San Jose, as located by Wm. J. Lewis, Chief Engineer, in Sept. Oct. & Nov. 1851.

Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Francisco, & S...

Map of the coast between San Francisco and San Jose showing roads, property owners, streams, and relief by hachures.

United States mail steam ship "Pacific"

United States mail steam ship "Pacific"

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Day & Son.

Map of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad exhibiting the principal tributary lines as projected and its connections with other railroads west of the Mississippi River, which unite with the Missouri Pacific Railroad, and south projected Pacific Railroad via Elpaso [sic] to the Pacific Ocean, showing also the connection by rail road of the cities of New Orleans & St. Louis. Little Rock, Ark. Sep. 1853.

Map of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad exhibiting the principal tributary ...

Map showing Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, and part of Texas. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and state boundaries, west of the Mississippi River. The adjoining area east of the Mississippi River shows only t... more

Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown... more

[Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad routes to the Pacific].

[Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad routes to ...

For a similar map see Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3 (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63.) p. 193.

General map of a survey in California : in connection with examinations for railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean /

General map of a survey in California : in connection with examination...

Map shows "practicable railway routes" between Ft. Yuma on the Colorado River and the San Francisco Bay region.

Interoceanic river aqueduct connecting the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans : [Colombia]  /

Interoceanic river aqueduct connecting the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans...

Shows region of Humboldt Bay, Truando River, and Atrato River. "The proposed works are shown by a pink shade." Depths shown by soundings. In upper margin: Plate IV. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic ... more

From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean.

From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean.

Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 4. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany the report of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, sec. of war.

Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany the report...

Outline sketch map of the United States west of the Mississippi River designed to show the relationship of the proposed railroad routes. First edition of the map appears in U.S. War Department, Report of the Se... more

United States railway map, showing all the railways completed in progress and proposed in the United States & Canadas with their stations, distances & connections together with a map of routes for a Pacific railway carefully compiled from government surveys.

United States railway map, showing all the railways completed in progr...

Map of the eastern United States within decorative borders showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines and state of construction.

Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany a report of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, sec. of war.

Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany a report o...

Scale 1:6,000,000. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi to the ...

Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC copy annotated in color to show Indian reservations and military departments, and colored flags to show military establishments. Two copies. Copy... more

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff' Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River t...

Very detailed map of the United States west of the Mississippi River indicating drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, forts, trails, wagon roads, and routes of exploration. An important map of western... more

Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859.

Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans...

Outline map of the south-central states from Mississippi to the Rio Grande. Shows the "Wheat Region of Texas." Indicates completed, located and proposed lines. Table of distances in left side of map. Scale 1:1,... more

Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c. &c. between the Atlantic & Pacific oceans; compiled under the direction of Isaac I. Stevens, Govnr. of Washington Territory.

Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c. &c. betw...

Indicates "practicable railroad lines," and "proposed railroad lines." Summer isotherms are in red, winter isotherms are in blue.

Map of the United States west of the Mississippi showing the routes to Pike's Peak, overland mail route to California and Pacific rail road surveys. To which are added the new state & territorial boundaires, the principal mail & rail road routes with all the arrangements & corrections made by Congress up to the date of its issue.

Map of the United States west of the Mississippi showing the routes to...

Detailed general map framed in decorative borders showing drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the transportation and communication networks. An excellent example of a promotional map to encourage ... more

Map of the military dep't of Texas : being a section of the map of the territory of the U.S. from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean /

Map of the military dep't of Texas : being a section of the map of the...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, and routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

General map of the United States & their territory between the Mississippi & the Pacific Ocean. 1. Showing the different surveyed routes from the Mississippi valley to the coast of Pacific Ocean, 2. the new established & proposed Post Routes, 3. the recently discovered gold, silver, and copper region in Kansas, Nebraska and Arizona.

General map of the United States & their territory between the Mississ...

Gold mines are indicated in yellow and silver mines in blue. Indicates post routes, "old trail," finished and unfinished railroads, and the proposed state of "Colona." Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Relief shown by hac... more

From the Rio Grande to the Pacific Ocean : from explorations and surveys /

From the Rio Grande to the Pacific Ocean : from explorations and surve...

Scale 1:950,400. At head of title: Route near the 35th Parallel. Map no. 2. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pa... more

Lloyd's American railroad map of the United States, showing the three proposed roads and the overland mail route to the Pacific,

Lloyd's American railroad map of the United States, showing the three ...

Outline map of the continental United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, forts, finished and proposed railroads. [From published bibliography]

The Pacific Mail Company's steamer "Golden Gate," burned at sea July 27, 1862 The United States Infantry burning the house of the Rebel Ruffin under the guns of the United States gun-boat "Mahaska" / / sketched by an officer of the "Mahaska."

The Pacific Mail Company's steamer "Golden Gate," burned at sea July 2...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 6, no. 295 (1862 Aug. 23), p. 540.

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern Division extending west from boundary between states of Missouri and Kansas,

Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road Eastern D...

Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads in Kansas, from Kansas City to Lawrence.

Union Pacific Rail Road, map of a portion of Nebraska Territory, showing surveys and location of lines by Peter A. Dey, C.E.

Union Pacific Rail Road, map of a portion of Nebraska Territory, showi...

Sectional map of part of Nebraska showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the survey lines. "Drawn by J.J. O'Brien." Incorporated in 1862 by Act of Congress providing for the construction of... more

Castle Peak. Head waters of the Yuba River - 10,000 feet above the sea - Central Pacific Railroad

Castle Peak. Head waters of the Yuba River - 10,000 feet above the sea...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1269. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Truckee River, looking towards Eastern Summit -  135 miles from Sacramento - Central Pacific Railroad

Truckee River, looking towards Eastern Summit - 135 miles from Sacram...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1265. LOT subdivision subject: Central Pacific Railroad Equipment and Tracks on the Donner Pass Ro... more

Upper Cisco from the Central Pacific Railroad Passenger Depot

Upper Cisco from the Central Pacific Railroad Passenger Depot

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1260. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

The old Dug-Out at the foot of Donner Lake - Central Pacific Railroad

The old Dug-Out at the foot of Donner Lake - Central Pacific Railroad

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1284. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Lake. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Coldstream Valley- western summit of the Sierras - Central Pacific RR

Coldstream Valley- western summit of the Sierras - Central Pacific RR

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1279. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Donner Lake and Central Pacific R.R.

Donner Lake and Central Pacific R.R.

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1283. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Lake. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Grading the Central Pacific Railroad, Sailors Spur and Fill- 12 miles above Alta - Placer County

Grading the Central Pacific Railroad, Sailors Spur and Fill- 12 miles ...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1098. LOT subdivision subject: Central Pacific Railroad Equipment and Tracks on Donner Pass Route.... more

Green Valley, American River, from the Central Pacific Railroad, 4 miles above Alta. Placer County

Green Valley, American River, from the Central Pacific Railroad, 4 mil...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1094. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Upper Cisco in Winter, altitude 5,911 feet, Central Pacific Railroad

Upper Cisco in Winter, altitude 5,911 feet, Central Pacific Railroad

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1255. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Arrival of the Central Pacific Passenger Train at Cisco, Placer County

Arrival of the Central Pacific Passenger Train at Cisco, Placer County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1256. LOT subdivision subject: Wagon Trains and Stage Coaches. This record contains unverified old... more

Santa Clara, from the Pacific University

Santa Clara, from the Pacific University

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 84. LOT subdivision subject: Santa Clara County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

The Levee and Central Pacific Railroad, Freight Trains, Sacramento - People resting

The Levee and Central Pacific Railroad, Freight Trains, Sacramento - P...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1206. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Hornet Hill Cut, Central Pacific Railroad near Gold Run

Hornet Hill Cut, Central Pacific Railroad near Gold Run

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1092. LOT subdivision subject: Central Pacific Railroad Equipment and Tracks on Donner Pass Route.... more

French Lake, Nevada County, near Old Man Mountain, Central Pacific Railroad

French Lake, Nevada County, near Old Man Mountain, Central Pacific Rai...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1278. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Lakes. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Winter View in Upper Cisco - Altitude 5911 feet - Central Pacific Railroad

Winter View in Upper Cisco - Altitude 5911 feet - Central Pacific Rail...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1251. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Meadow Lake, Summit City - 6,800 feet elevation - Central Pacific Railroad

Meadow Lake, Summit City - 6,800 feet elevation - Central Pacific Rail...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1274. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Lakes. This record contains unverified old data from ca... more

Upper Cisco, Placer County - Central Pacific Railroad teams

Upper Cisco, Placer County - Central Pacific Railroad teams

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1259. LOT subdivision subject: Donner Pass Route. This record contains unverified data from old ca... more

Central Pacific Railroad - View from Bloomer Cut, looking North - Placer County

Central Pacific Railroad - View from Bloomer Cut, looking North - Plac...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1099. LOT subdivision subject: Central Pacific Railroad Equipment and Tracks on Donner Pass Route.... more