This image has been taken from scan 000004 from "Eloisa to Abelard ... The second edition. (Verses to the memory of an unfortunate lady.-Florelio, a pastoral lamenting the death of the Marquis of Blandford, by ... more
Scale ca. 1:30,000. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1293 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies Vault AACR2
Print shows a view of the Hudson River near Sandy Hill with small buildings, possibly mills, on the far right side, and a dirt road, on which a woman is walking, in the center foreground; also shows a small for... more
Sandy Hill (today called Hudson Falls), sits on the river's east bank three miles below Glens Falls [see 54.90.1274(6)]. The accompanying text emphasizes the vista's placidity when compared to "the rude and sol... more
Outline map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing the railroad network in operation and under construction. Chartered in 1852 and opened to traffic in 1857. Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Railroad map... more
Stone masons working at construction site of a lock on the Big Sandy River at Louisa, Kentucky, with derrick moving stone blocks.