8 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) France--Maps.

  1. Maps showing entrenchments in France during World War I at a scale of 1:20,000

    477 maps ; 94 folders . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists of 477 maps from World War I created by American and French forces that show trenches and related military information in France and Belgium. Maps are scaled at 1:20,000. Data taken from aerial photography ("tranchées d'après photos ... ") and observation ("Schématique d'apres renseignements"). Some maps are in color and are sized at 100 x 100 cm or smaller. Relief shown...

  2. Herman R. Friis cartographic manuals collection

    18 manuals ; 1 box (.4 linear ft). -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Hermann R. Friis collection contains cartographic manuals published by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Army, War Department, and Geological Survey. A number of the manuals are from World War II, which discuss aerial photographs and military map symbols. Maps in the manuals include: the world, North America, the United States, Montana, Scandinavia, and France, among others. These maps...

  3. William A. Bostick World War II charts and maps collection

    3 maps ; 1 overlay . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    William A. Bostick World War II charts and maps collection consists of facsimiles of cartographic illustrations prepared for the 1945 book The Ampibious Sketch: Its Function in Amphibious Training and Operations. The items illustrate Utah and Omaha beaches, where American forces landed during the Normandy invasion in 1944. On verso are sunlight and moonlight tables, beach gradient graphs, and...

  4. William Rea Furlong map collection

    5 maps : some colored ; various sizes ; 1 folder. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    William Rea Furlong was a United States Navy Rear Admiral during World War II, who also served in the Navy during World War I. The collection consists of World War I-era maps and charts. One chart from 1918 depicts German and British minefields along the coast of England and a portion of continental Europe. Other items are nautical charts of Aegean Sea with annotations.

  5. Charles Lee Burwell collection of materials related to World War II

    1 model in two sections, both 120 x 120 cm.; plan and miscellany, .5 linear feet. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Charles Lee Burwell Collection consists of one model, consisting of rubber on foam backing, prepared for "Operation Overlord," the Allied invasion of Utah Beach, Normandy, France; and an operational plan, maps, aerial photography, and photographs assembled by Burwell in preparation for "Operation Anvil," an amphibious landing of Allied troops on the southern coast of France in August 1944

  6. [Charles Pelot Summerall map collection]

    maps : some colored ; various sizes; some textual documents accompany maps. ; 71 folders; 1 bound, oversized volume; and disbound duplicates of the oversized volume.. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    This is a collection of maps from the Charles Pelot Summerall papers that includes manuscript maps, manuscript copies of maps, annotated printed maps, printed maps, photocopied maps, and captured German maps. The maps show various World War I battles and campaigns, including the Meuse-Argonne, Saint Mihiel, and Verdun. The collection also includes maps of Camp Zachary Taylor, Fort Bragg, and...

  7. Willard B. Prince collection of World War I maps and related materials

    336 items . 336 pieces chiefly of printed maps, manuscript maps, manuscripts . 32 containers. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Willard B. Prince collection of World War I maps and related materiels contains Prince's wartime diary, manuscript maps, printed maps, postcards, photographs, letters, personal papers, military reports, and other materials. Sgt. Major Willard B. Prince served as a mapmaker in the 5th Division of the United States Army during World War I. After the war, Prince worked for the Downtown Athletic...

  8. Peyton Conway March map collection

    22 maps : some colored ; various sizes ; 7 folders. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Peyton Conway March was the Chief of Staff of American forces in World War I. This collection of maps and textual materials were created for teaching the principles of coordinating and directing artillery fire.