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[Map of the Peninsula of Florida].

[Map of the Peninsula of Florida].

Depths shown by soundings. Shows the Peninsula of Florida and adjacent islands from Rio de las Flores and includes coastline, coastal features, and pictorial representation of palm trees along the Atlantic Coas... more

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and green watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 547 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotat... more

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

[Map showing coast of northern Yucatán Peninsula].

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridians: Cádiz and Tenerife. Pen-and-ink and brown ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 546 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a rast... more

The Coast of West Florida and Louisiana : the Peninsula and Gulf of Florida or Channel of Bahama with the Bahama Islands /

The Coast of West Florida and Louisiana : the Peninsula and Gulf of Fl...

Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. "The soundings along the Florida coast, shoals, islands, and reefs are in feet." Pictorial map. Appears in: The North American Atlas / William Faden. London... more

A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775.

A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American pro...

Scale ca. 1:13,800. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. Indexed for points of military interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North America, 1750-178... more

Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts that His Majesty's troops have kept and fortified with buildings therein for guard rooms, Boston, 3th. [sic] Decr. 1775. To His Excellency Major General Howe, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &c.

Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts that His...

Scale ca. 1:4,860. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Dedication is in different ink from drafting of map. Includes index to major fortifications. LC Maps of North Ame... more

A plan of the harbour and peninsula of Cape Ann in North America,

A plan of the harbour and peninsula of Cape Ann in North America,

Scale ca. 1:53,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Has watermark. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC Maps of North Ameri... more

The coast of West F[lorid]a and Louisiana. The Peninsula and Gulf of Florida or Channel of Bahama with the [Bah]ama I[s]lands.

The coast of West F[lorid]a and Louisiana. The Peninsula and Gulf of F...

Scale ca. 1:1,390,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Soundings shown in fathoms. "The soundings along the Florida coast, shoals, islands, and reefs are in feet." "DG.4." LC copy mounte... more

The coast of West Florida and Louisiana. The Peninsula and Gulf of Florida or Channel of Bahama with the Bahama Islands.

The coast of West Florida and Louisiana. The Peninsula and Gulf of Flo...

Scale ca. 1:1,390,000; marine leagues 20 in a degree. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms. "The soundings along the Florida coast, shoals, islands, and reefs are in feet." Pictori... more

This map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak Bays, with the said bays and shores adjacent drawn from the most accurate surveys.

This map of the peninsula between Delaware & Chesopeak Bays, with the ...

Scale ca. 1:650,000. Prime meridian: Philadelphia. Inscribed "To the American Philosophical Society." Hand colored. LC copy imperfect: Deteriorated along folds. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1376 Availab... more

Plan of the town with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th. of June 1775.

Plan of the town with the attack on Bunkers-Hill in the peninsula of C...

Scale ca. 1:19,000. Relief shown by hachures. Battle of Bunker Hill shown pictorially. From James Murray's Impartial history of the present war in America. v. 1. p. 431. Includes historical note on fires and in... more

Plan of Charlestown peninsula in the state of Massachusetts /

Plan of Charlestown peninsula in the state of Massachusetts /

General map showing selected lots, buildings, and names of landowners. Relief shown by hachures. Includes index of selected buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ... more

Map of the Peninsula of Virginia : showing route of McClellan's Army toward Richmond [illegible].

Map of the Peninsula of Virginia : showing route of McClellan's Army t...

On what appears to be a portion of a published travel map showing steamship and railroad routes out of Baltimore, Md., Sheden has indicated the route of the Union Army as it moved up the Virginia Peninsula towa... more

This map of the peninsula between the York and James rivers was found by me in the office of the quartermaster of the rebel army at Williamsburg, Va. three days after the battle : J.O.S. /

This map of the peninsula between the York and James rivers was found ...

Shows unnamed major roads and a few place names. Ink and pencil mounted on paper. Folded into 16 sections, with losses along fold lines. In lower left corner: "[AC 12,509]". Available also through the Library o... more

Map of the Lower Peninsula of Virginia, April 1862.

Map of the Lower Peninsula of Virginia, April 1862.

Shows the Confederate and Union fortifications located between the York River to the north and the James River to the south during the Peninsular campaign of 1862.

The battle fields and military positions in the Virginian Peninsula, from surveys supplied by officers of the army

The battle fields and military positions in the Virginian Peninsula, f...

Scale ca. 1:375,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 459 "Presented by the Home Insurance Compy. of New York." A few battle sites are marked by crossed swords. Shows roads, railroads, towns, county names and bound... more

Map of the vicinity of Richmond and part of the Peninsula /

Map of the vicinity of Richmond and part of the Peninsula /

Relief shown by hachures. Covers that portion of the Virginia Peninsula between Round Squirrel Church, 15 miles northwest of Richmond, to Old Barrell's Ferry on the Chickahominy River, 35 miles southeast of Ric... more

The Seven Days' battles on the Peninsula ; Positions and movements, June 25 to July 1 [1862].

The Seven Days' battles on the Peninsula ; Positions and movements, Ju...

Scale ca. 1:168,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 650.8 From, Guernsey, A. H. "The seven days' battles on the Peninsula," Harper's new monthly magazine, v. 32, Dec. 1865-May 1866. p. 491. Description derived fr... more

Maps showing the Florida Transit and Peninsula Rail Road and its connections.

Maps showing the Florida Transit and Peninsula Rail Road and its conne...

Maps of southern United States. Main map covers Floria and vicinity and indicates drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, railroads, and the land grant in central Florida. General map shows ... more

Planta da peninsula de Macau.

Planta da peninsula de Macau.

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

[Loading codfish, Archangel, Kola Peninsula, Russia]

[Loading codfish, Archangel, Kola Peninsula, Russia]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "9006". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[General view, Kola, Kola Peninsula, Russia]

[General view, Kola, Kola Peninsula, Russia]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "9008". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

[General view, Archangel, Kola Peninsula, Russia]

[General view, Archangel, Kola Peninsula, Russia]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "8995". Forms part of: Views of architecture and other sites primarily in Poland,... more

Reversing station or switchback on the Bhor Ghat incline of the Great Indian Peninsula Railway, near Bombay

Reversing station or switchback on the Bhor Ghat incline of the Great ...

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 782. Similar to lantern slide W7-365. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part o... more

Reversing station or switchback on the Bhor Ghat incline of the Great Indian Peninsula railway, near Bombay

Reversing station or switchback on the Bhor Ghat incline of the Great ...

Similar to photograph in Lot 11948 from negative LC-D4271-365. Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library o... more

View of Khandwa Ravine on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway, from Lanauli to Bombay, enroute to Bombay

View of Khandwa Ravine on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway, from Lan...

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 782. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1... more

View of Khandwa Ravine on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway, from Lanauli to Bombay

View of Khandwa Ravine on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway, from Lan...

Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1943. World's Transportation Commission photograph collec... more

Kalyan Junction station on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway near Bombay

Kalyan Junction station on the Great Indian Peninsula Railway near Bom...

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 830. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1... more

Railroad on Kenai Peninsula

Railroad on Kenai Peninsula

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Photo by Gordon. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

May 5th 1904 Japan seconds army is state to up land at vicinity Hishika peninsula Ryoto China

May 5th 1904 Japan seconds army is state to up land at vicinity Hishik...

Print shows the Japanese Second Army landing on the Liaodong Peninsula, causing the Russian troops to flee, during the Russo-Japanese war. Title from item. From series: Memorial Picture for the victory in the R... more

U.S. Reports: Hamburg American Steamship Company v. Grube, 196 U.S. 407 (1905)

U.S. Reports: Hamburg American Steamship Company v. Grube, 196 U.S. 40...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 196; October Term, 1904; Hamburg American Steamship Company v. Grube

Peninsula yard, Portland, Wooden Auxiliary motor schooner

Peninsula yard, Portland, Wooden Auxiliary motor schooner

Photograph shows the yard of the Peninsula Shipbuilding Company in Portland, Oregon. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015)

Ethnographic map of the Balkan Peninsula /

Ethnographic map of the Balkan Peninsula /

"Drawn by Wm. Briesemeister." Originally published in the Geographical review, vol. 5, no. 5, 1918, plate 3. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Zones of civilization of the Balkan Peninsula /

Zones of civilization of the Balkan Peninsula /

"Drawn by Wm. Briesemeister." Originally published in the Geographical review, vol. 5, no. 5, 1918, plate 5. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Ol' swimmin hole, Monterey Peninsula Country Club, Calif.

Ol' swimmin hole, Monterey Peninsula Country Club, Calif.

Photograph shows man in bathing suit on diving board; people sitting in sand dune area watch. Title from item.

Arabian Peninsula. 12-69.

Arabian Peninsula. 12-69.

Scale 1:6,075,000. "887748444." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

Fat Smitty's Diner on the Olympic Peninsula, Discovery Bay, Washington

Fat Smitty's Diner on the Olympic Peninsula, Discovery Bay, Washington

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

Seul Choix Point Lighthouse on Michigan's upper peninsula helps guide boaters through the dangerous Straits of Macinaw. Gulliver, Michigan

Seul Choix Point Lighthouse on Michigan's upper peninsula helps guide ...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Lighthouse built in 1892. The name, translated as "Only... more

Seul Choix Point Lighthouse on Michigan's upper peninsula helps guide boaters through the dangerous Straits of Macinaw. Gulliver, Michigan

Seul Choix Point Lighthouse on Michigan's upper peninsula helps guide ...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Lighthouse built in 1892. The name, translated as "Only... more

Eagle Bluff Lighthouse, now a museum in Door County's Peninsula State Park, Sister Bay, Wisconsin

Eagle Bluff Lighthouse, now a museum in Door County's Peninsula State ...

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

Arabian Peninsula and vicinity.

Arabian Peninsula and vicinity.

Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "800132 5-84."

Korean Peninsula.

Korean Peninsula.

"800653 (544895) 7-86." Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Lists of place names with designations and coordinates on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DRM

Korean Peninsula.

Korean Peninsula.

"801084 (B00469) 12-87." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Egypt, Sinai Peninsula.

Egypt, Sinai Peninsula.

"Base 801166 (B00570) 6-88." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Korean Peninsula.

Korean Peninsula.

"802192 (R00141) 7-93." Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Korean Peninsula.

Korean Peninsula.

"803488AI (G01369) 4-11." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

View of Pacific Coast near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

View of Pacific Coast near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Paci...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebb...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Golf course near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

Golf course near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Pacific Grove ...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebb...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

View of Pacific coast near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

View of Pacific coast near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Paci...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Tiburon's name derives from the Spanish word tiburón, which means "shark." The name was probably inspired by the prevalence of native leopard sharks in th... more

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Tiburon's name derives from the Spanish word tiburón, which means "shark." The name was probably inspired by the prevalence of native leopard sharks in th... more

View of Pacific ocean along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

View of Pacific ocean along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacif...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, P... more

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Sculpture information in title from www.sculpturesite.com, 2018. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmi... more

Lone cypress on the 17-Mile Drive, Monterey Peninsula, California

Lone cypress on the 17-Mile Drive, Monterey Peninsula, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebb...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

View of Pacific ocean ocean along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

View of Pacific ocean ocean along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, P... more

California ground squirrel on rocks near 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

California ground squirrel on rocks near 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road ...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

Views from 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebb...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Tiburon Peninsula, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Tiburon's name derives from the Spanish word tiburón, which means "shark." The name was probably inspired by the prevalence of native leopard sharks in th... more

View of Pacific ocean along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

View of Pacific ocean along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacif...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, P... more

Golf course along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

Golf course along 17-Mile Drive, a scenic road through Pacific Grove a...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, P... more

View of Pacific Coast near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach on the Monterey Peninsula in California

View of Pacific Coast near 17-Mile Drive is a scenic road through Paci...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... more

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