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  • Map of the city of Washington and surrounding showing recent subdivisions /

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. LC copy fold-lined, darkened, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States /

    Shows block numbers, wards, existing and proposed government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. Cover title: Washington City. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Accompanied by text: Washington in 1835, public buildings. 8 p. : tables ; 14 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Elliot, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1835
  • Catalog Record

    [Washington, D.C. and the metropolitan area] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Scale 1:18,000. "SX 1-70 Printed by the U.S. Army Topographic Command." Accompanied by: Street index, Washington, D.C. and the metropolitan area. 107 p. On accompanying cover: 702738. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. Army Topographic Command
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1969
  • Plan placing the current channel of the Potomac permanently along the wharves of Washington D.C. /

    Signed ms. sketch map. Watercolor (blue, brown, and black) and lead pencil. LC copy soiled, brittle, and missing edge sections including cartographic content. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault

    • Contributor: Clinton, Thos. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • City of Washington /

    From: New York Recorder's atlas, 1893. Includes index to points of interest and inset of "District of Columbia." Text titled "Florida," county population table, directory of Florida governors, and ill. on verso. LC copy has adhesive label and information card affixed to verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Hunt & Eaton
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Catalog Record

    Welcome to Washington / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1987--181-412/60005. Reprint 1987." Panel title. Includes text titled "Major sites" and col. ill. Text, tourist information, region map, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1987
  • The altograph of Washington City, or, stranger's guide :

    Selected points of interest shown pictorially. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1892 by James T. DuBois ..." Area beyond city limits not drawn to scale. Includes directory of "Where to go." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Dubois, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Plan of part of the city of Washington : on which is shewn the squares, lots, &c., divided between William Prout Esq'r and the Commissioners of the Federal Buildings, agreeably to the ...

    Cadastral map showing original landholdings, new block numbers, new lot lines, lot numbers, and street widths. Covers area in N.E.-S.E. Washington (now Lincoln Park district) approx. bounded by Navy Yard, 3rd St. N.E.-S.E., H St. N.E., and 13th St. N.E.-S.E. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink, red ink, and watercolors. Oriented with north to the right. Drawn in southern/northern segments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • Catalog Record

    Map to accompany the report of the Commissioners D.C. on the extension of streets and avenues of the city of Washington between Rock Creek and Lincoln Avenue : within limits designated by ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "January 24th, 1887." Relief shown by contours. LC copy stained, fold-lined, mended with tape, and annotated in ink and lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - Ludlow, William - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Palisades of the Potomac, scenery unsurpassed : embracing the additions to Washington of Drovers Rest, White Haven, Toronto Heights, and River View, adjoining Washington and extending along the Potomac River on both ...

    Cadastral map. "June 23rd 1890." Alternate title at upper right: Palisades of the Potomac Land and Improvement Co.'s subdivision no. 1, being part of "White Haven." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1890 by Jacob P. Clark and E.B. Cottrell, trustees ..." Includes text, notes, location map, and views of buildings and landscapes. LC copy torn and fold-lined. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Brewer, H. W. (Henry W.) - Clark, Jacob P. - Cottrell, Edward - Palisades of the Potomac Land Improvement Company - Brewer, H. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ...

    The earliest extant plan of Washington D.C., known as "The L'Enfant Plan." At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Dark and light inks, watercolors, and lead pencil annotations (some erased). Watermarks: GR, TB, [crown over fleur-de-lis in shield]. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Brittle, torn, faded, missing edge and interior sections, varnished, darkened, and housed between sheets of glass in wooden frame. ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838 /

    Nautical chart with extensive annotations in col. and lead pencils to show proposed railroad routes connecting central Washington and Alexandria (Va.). Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes note. LC copy soiled, stained, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Stone, William James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1838
  • Catalog Record

    Port facilities at Washington D.C. & Alexandria, Va. / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Depths shown by soundings and contours. "Transmitted with letter dated: October 19, 1923." Includes indexed "List of piers and wharves at Washington, D.C., and Alexandria, Va.," notes, 2 "General vicinity sketch" insets, and indexed "List of steamship lines." Ancillary map ca. 1:112,000: Transportation lines of Chesapeake Bay serving the port of Baltimore Md. / Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors. "B-12-32. B-12-33." LC ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Washington District - Schmitt, Edwin A. - United States. Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1923
  • Plat of the sub-division of part of a tract of land called "Fletchalls Goodwill" : situated near Brightwood, Washington County D.C. /

    Cadastral map showing lot dimensions, acreages, and numbers. "Dec. 14th 1881." Accompanied by ms. sketch map of part of D.C. with date 1758. 1 sheet : ms., pencil ; 19 x 25 cm. Includes notes and acreage table. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Carpenter, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Catalog Record

    Map of the District of Columbia showing public reservations and possessions and the permanent system of highways / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Also shows government buildings. "November 1901." Relief shown by contours. Removed from book: The improvement of the park system of the District of Columbia / Charles Moore, ed. Washington : G.P.O., 1902. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note and directory of park commissioners. "No. D--287." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Outhet, R. A. - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the District of Columbia - District of Columbia. Commission on the Improvement of the Park System
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1901
  • Catalog Record

    Washington city postal guide : map showing the number of carrier deliveries by sections / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by hachures. Alternate title at lower left: Map of Washington City, District of Columbia. Includes text, indexes, and directories. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Washington D.C. City Post Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Catalog Record

    Comprehensive plan for the national capital, major thoroughfare plan. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. "September 30, 1978." "NCPC Map File No. 44.00/100.00-28421." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1978
  • The City of Washington birds-eye view from the Potomac-looking north /

    1 print : lithograph, color ; 58.5 x 84.5 cm. (image with accompanying text) | Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. from above the Potomac River, looking north; prominent features listed below image.

    • Contributor: Currier & Ives - Parsons, Charles R. (Charles Richard)
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings
    • Date: 1880
  • Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America /

    Shows wards and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861, by S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "26." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Mitchell's new general atlas, S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., Philadelphia, 1865. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of the city of Washington showing the progress of buildings up to October 1st 1873 /

    15632D U.S. Copyright Office Also shows block numbers. "Equidistances 10 ft." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1873 by J. Enthoffer in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." LC copy accompanied by information card dated 1973. 1 sheet ; 8 x 13 cm. LC copy 1 extensively annotated in ink and watercolor to show buildings and plan for ...

    • Contributor: Enthoffer, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington.

    Shows wards, extent of built-up area, major buildings, block numbers, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 26." LC copy stained at edges and rubber-stamped in lower margin: Published 1865. Available also ...

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of the city of Washington /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Mounted on cloth backing and edged in imitation leather. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1320 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1828
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States, extended to embrace its suburban towns, villages, &c. ...

    Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Also shows block numbers, water and sewer lines, streetlights, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Office of the Clerk of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia in the year 1876." Originally printed on 6 sheets. Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, population table, and D.C. commissioners' names. LC sheets ...

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Territory of Columbia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Printed along city boundary: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Roads watercolored in brown and estuary in light blue. Missing edge section, stained, fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with leatherette strips. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington.

    Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Shows block numbers and outlines, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolors on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript ...

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870