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Map Collection. Maps

 Record Group
Identifier: Map Collection

Found in 326 Collections and/or Records:

Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0071
Abstract

Map shows the states mentioned in the title, along with an index of counties, cities, and towns, an explanation of symbols, and tolls. Reverse shows a mileage chart and detail maps of Shenandoah National Park, Wilmington (Delaware), Annapolis, Richmond, Washington, Baltimore, Williamsburg, and Norfolk. Additionally, it contains a table of public recreation areas, as well as brief informative paragraphs of areas of interest.

Dates: 1973

Map of the Summit Level of the Alleghany at the Heads of the Roanoke and New River, in 7 parts (reproduction)

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0174
Abstract

Map's full title reads, "Map of the Summit Level of the Alleghany at the Heads of Roanoke & New River. with a plan for supplying it with water by means of a feeder taken from the Little River." The document contains a cross-section of Pilot Mountain, and it maps Washington, Wythe, and Montgomery counties. Reproduction is a photocopy.

Dates: 1827

A Historical Map of Virginia. GHQ Committee of the Kappa Alpha order

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0063
Abstract

Map comes from a convention held by the Kappa Alpha Alumni Foundation, and it shows locations of historical interest, especially Jamestown, Yorktown, and various battlefields. Reverse of map contains photographs of historical monuments and locations, as well as a description of the convention.

Dates: 1924

A Map of the Country Between Ablemarle Sound and Lake Erie, Comprehending the Whole of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and Pennsylvania.

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0011
Abstract

Map encompasses the whole of Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia, with parts of New Jersey, New York, and Kentucky, and North Carolina, all per 1787 borders. Map is only colored at state borders. Text on map indicates that parts are taken from Fry and Jefferson's Map of Virginia, Scull's Map of Pennsylvania, and Hutchins' work. Map is from Thomas Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia (Philadelphia: Prichard and Hall, 1788).

Dates: 1787

A Map of the Internal Improvements of Virginia (reproduction)

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0040
Abstract

Map contains various improvements in Virginia, including railroads, canals, and turnpikes, created (or, in the case of rivers, improved) and in-progress.

Dates: 1848

A Map of the Most Inhabited Part of Virginia and Maryland with part of Pensilvania, New Jersey, and North Carolina

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0031
Abstract

This is a reproduction of a map extracted from Thomas Jeffery's 1776 work The American Atlas. The map was originally produced in 1751; the 1775 edition is a reprint. Map includes a table of distances between various cities, included in a 1755 printing by J. Dalrymple. Map title is incorporated into an engraving depicting several men at a ship-yard.

Dates: 1775

A Map of Virginia and Maryland (reproduction)

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0008
Abstract

Facsimile map found in John Speed's The Theatre of the Empire, published in 1676.

Dates: 1676

A Map Showing Historical, Cultural, & Scenic Points of Interest around Roanoke, Virginia

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Map-0103
Abstract

Map shows points of interest in western Virginia, centering around Roanoke. It contains illustrations of these locations. Map has a folded-over identifier, which gives the provenance of the map.

Dates: 1954