7 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) United States--Maps.

  1. 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...

  2. Wallace R. Brode map collection

    6 maps ; some color ; various sizes . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Collection of 6 maps from the Wallace R. Brode Papers. The materials include maps of the 1936 Russian solar eclipse, a World War II bombing map of the Leuna works in Germany, tourist maps of Yugoslavia and Russia, and a U.S. State Department map showing areas restricted to travel by Soviet citizens.

  3. Ethel M. Fair map collection

    889 maps. The sizes vary from 110 x 136 cm. or smaller. . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    This special map collection was culminated by map librarian Ethel M. Fair (1884-1979). It consists of pictorial maps produced in several formats, and ranges in period from the 1840s to the 1960s. Some are cartoon maps, while others are cartographs. Unusual formats include maps on place mats, napkins, table cloths, and handkerchiefs. The collection contains mostly tourist maps, road maps,...

  4. Charles P. Taft map collection, 1948-1966

    19 items; 1 file folder. -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    19 cartographic items for the period 1948-1966, and no date, including maps, map order forms, map indexes, and a tourist guide.

  5. Progressive military maps of the United States

    1344 maps . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    A collection of 1344 topographic map sheets created by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from 1894 to 1945 that covers the continental United States, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Panama Canal Area. The maps illustrate tactical and geographic features, such as military bases, landing strips, transportation networks, communication centers, and topography. The maps are labeled in one of...

  6. Christiancy and Pickett families papers, 1835-1998

    1,000 items ; 2 containers plus 1 oversize ; 0.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Families related by the marriage of George E. Pickett (1864-1911) to Ida Elizabeth Christiancy in 1891. Correspondence, diary, military certificates, notebooks, genealogical material and other papers relating to the Christiancy and Pickett families, including letters of Henry Clay Christiancy and his brother James Isaac Christiancy, Union Army officers during the Civil War; Confederate General...

  7. Jedediah Hotchkiss papers, 1835-1908

    20,000 items ; 74 containers ; 29.6 linear feet ; 61 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Confederate army officer, topographical and mining engineer, and historian. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, subject files, writings, financial papers, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous printed material relating principally to Hotchkiss's service with the Confederate army as a topographical engineer in Virginia and his involvement with various land and mining schemes in West...