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View Resource Panoramic Maps, 1847-1909

For those with an interest in historical US maps, this site will be of value. The Library of Congress has recently added to its American Memory Collections a small preview set of 19th and early 20th century panoramic maps, also known as birds-eye view maps. These are "nonphotographic representations of cities portrayed as if viewed from above at an oblique angle," and, though not drawn to scale,...

https://www.loc.gov/collections/panoramic-maps/about-this-co...
View Resource Railroad Maps 1828-1900

The US Library of Congress American Memory site has recently added this new item to its impressive collection. Railroad Maps, a preview release provided by the Geography and Map Division of LOC, contains a searchable and browseable selection of maps taken from RailroadMaps of the United States, by Andrew M. Modelski.

https://www.loc.gov/collections/railroad-maps-1828-to-1900/a...