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  • Ierusalem.

    Ierusalem.

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes index. Includes nine illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Jagen, Jan Van
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 177?
  • Plan des havres de Port Antonio et de Saint Francois : situés a la coste du nord est de l'isle de la Jamaique.

    Plan des havres de Port Antonio et de Saint Francois : situés...

    Soundings shown in fathoms. Oriented with north to the left. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1944 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. "Tome I, no. 60." From the author's Le petit atlas maritime. 1764. Vault AACR2: 100

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • A Plan of the city and harbour of Macao: a colony of the Portugueze, situated at the southern extremity of the Chinese Empire in Lat. 22 ⁰12ʹ44ʺ N., long. 113⁰35ʹ0ʺ east of Greenwich /

    A Plan of the city and harbour of Macao: a colony of the Port...

    Relief shown by hachures and soundings. Includes index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Annotated in ink: Territories 12efth East No. 18, Archives of the Coast Survey, 1856. Acc. No. 2284. From original folder: Watermark 1794, rec'd in Coast Survey 1856. See: G2305.S87 1796 Vault (Phillips 4070 & 3190)

    • Contributor: Baker, (Benjamin) - Baker
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Nova et accuratissima urbis St. Petersburg à Russorum Imperatore Petro Alexiewiz ao. 1703 ad ostium Nevæ Fl. conditæ et regionis circumjacentis delineatio /

    Nova et accuratissima urbis St. Petersburg à Russorum Imperat...

    City map shows individual buildings, gardens, and fence/lot lines. Relief shown by hachures on city map. Notes and index in German. Appears in Seutter's Grosser Atlas worinnen enthalten alle die jenige geographische Universal-Special- und Particular-Mappen, Augsburg, 1734. Previous file number in ink on label in upper right corner of margin: XXVII-113. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1734
  • View of the city of Washington in 1792.

    View of the city of Washington in 1792.

    Cadastral map showing named land tracts with owners' names. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. Also shows townsites of Georgetown, Hamburgh, and Carrollsburg. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy accompanied by D.C. Sesquicentennial exhibition caption, Apr. 1950-Apr. 1951: 9. Pre-District plantations. LC copy darkened, fold-lined, lacking small sections along edges, and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • The country twenty-five miles round London : planned from a scale of one mile to an inch /

    The country twenty-five miles round London : planned from a s...

    Relief shown by hachures. "The scale around the map is divided into statute miles east and west from the meridian of London, and north & south from the parallel of the same place, which is in Lat 51°30'." London meridian. London and surrounding region, including Middlesex, and parts of Surrey, Kent, Essex, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Territory of Columbia.

    Territory of Columbia.

    Relief shown by hachures. Facsim. of the 1793 topographic map of the District of Columbia by Andrew Ellicott. Original version: [Philadelphia? : s.n., 1793?]. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Plat of Carrollsburg /

    Plat of Carrollsburg /

    Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers and some initials of proprietors. Alternate title in ink on verso: Plan of Carrollsburg that now forms a part of Washington City. Brown and red inks. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Fold-lined, missing small sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Deakins, Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • [Puerto de Omoa Honduras].

    [Puerto de Omoa Honduras].

    Shows fortification of San Fernando de Omoa and positions of combatants in attack on the city. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Whatman. Pen-and-ink and pencil sectioned in 2, mounted on cloth, and edges bound with cloth. Includes indexed list of combatants. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1779
  • 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 an act of Congress passed the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, "establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover...

    At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • 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 an act of Congress passed the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, "establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover...

    At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," text printed below "N.I.," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • Plano de Puerto-Rico: Dale a Luz.

    Plano de Puerto-Rico: Dale a Luz.

    Scale [ca. 1:20,000]. Depths shown by soundings. Includes index to points of interest, descriptive notes, and inset of "Plano de la Aguada nueva de Puerto-Rico." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: López De Vargas Machuca, Tomás
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Luxembourg, une fortresse tres-celebre de la duché de cette nom dans Pais-Bas /

    Luxembourg, une fortresse tres-celebre de la duché de cette n...

    Relief shown by hachures. Title and index in French and German; text in German. Appears in Seutter's Grosser Atlas worinnen enthalten alle die jenige geographisches Universal-Special- und Particular-Mappen, mit über die mehresten gedrukten alphabetischen Registern, 1734. Includes text, index to points of interest, inset panoramic "Prospect der Statt Luxemburg" at bottom, bar "Echelle de deux cent toises", ill., and coat-of-arms. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 173?
  • A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in America with the many additionall buildings & new streets to the year 1743.

    A new plan of ye great town of Boston in New England in Ameri...

    Scale ca. 1:5,700. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text, ward index, and index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Price, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1743
  • The plot of Carroll'sburgh : [part of Washington D.C.].

    The plot of Carroll'sburgh : [part of Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Torn and fold-lined. Accompanied by index of lots: List of the original proprietors of the lots in Carrollsburg, with the numbers ... [6] p. : ms. ; 64 x 21 cm. or smaller, folded in leather binder 36 x 23 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Plan of Charles Town, Maryland.

    Plan of Charles Town, Maryland.

    Cadastral survey map showing lot/tract lines, lot numbers, public lands, street names, and some acreages. Relief shown by form lines. Also shows "The Lord Properiators [sic] two lots." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Manuscript: pen-and-ink (dark brown). Original sheet and backing hemmed by cloth strips at the 4 edges. Imperfect: Mottled, fold-lined, missing small sections at sheet edges/fold lines. Includes notes and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • 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 an act of Congress, passed on the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, "establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover...

    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 - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • Territory of Columbia /

    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 der stad Washington : bestemd tot de hoofdstad van America, en ter bestendige verblijfplaats van het Congres, naa het jaar 1800.

    Plan der stad Washington : bestemd tot de hoofdstad van Ameri...

    Shows proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From A. van der Kroe's Vaderlandsche letter-oefeningen waarin boeken en schriften, Amsterdam, 1793, Z1007.V12. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copy foxed, fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Phillips. Washington 1287 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Kroe, A. Van Der
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Paris, ses fauxbourgs et ses environs : où se trouve le détail des villages, châteaux, gands chemins pavez, et autres, des hauteurs, bois, vignes, terres, et prez, levez géometriquement /

    Paris, ses fauxbourgs et ses environs : où se trouve le détai...

    Includes decorative frame. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy on untrimmed sheets, with plate marks visible. Stamped on verso of all sheets: 6386.

    • Contributor: Roussel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1731
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC /

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Watermark: [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. Copy 1 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, brittle, torn, missing small sections, trimmed, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 3 has numerous scratch marks, and is believed to be a "late pull" from ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Thackara & Vallance
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

    Lord Cornwallis surrender, 1781.

    Shows Yorktown Virginia and the York River on conical powder horn. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript: Engraved bovine horn, shellacked. Has wooden pouring spout inserted at narrow end and wooden hinged cap inserted at wide end. Inscriptions: James Downae his horn, made by E. Crosby - 1781, A: Bowery, A: Lion, The: Elem Tree, and Mare Maid at: Sea. Includes pictorial represenations of the ...

    • Contributor: Crosby, E. - Downae, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1781
  • Plan of Savannah & its environs in 1782.

    Plan of Savannah & its environs in 1782.

    Scale ca. 1:12,000; 1,000 ft. to an in. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Esquisse du plan de la ville du Mole à St. Domingue.

    Esquisse du plan de la ville du Mole à St. Domingue.

    Scale not given. Title on verso: Plan of the town of the Mole of Cap Nicola, St. Domingo. N. 42. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Depths shown by soundings. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 469 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1888 Indexed for points of interest. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1774
  • [Fortaleza y Puerto de San Fernando de Omoa].

    [Fortaleza y Puerto de San Fernando de Omoa].

    Depths shown by soundings. Watermark: J. Whatman. Watermark: GR (with reginal figure in cartouche under crown). Pen-and-ink and pencil. Imperfect: Discoloration along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 177?
  • Plan stolichnago goroda Sanktpeterburga c izobrazhenïem znashni︠e︡ĭshikh onago prospektov /

    Plan stolichnago goroda Sanktpeterburga c izobrazhenïem znash...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Index in Russian, romanized Russian, and French. English translation of French map captions: 1. Map of St. Petersburg from 1737 -- 2. View of the Neva towards the East between the shipyards and the 13th line of the Wasily section -- 3. View of the banks of the Neva showing the ...

    • Contributor: Imperatorskai︠A︡ Akademīi︠A︡ Nauk I Khudozhestv (Russia) - Valeriani, Giuseppe - Makhaev, Mikhail Ivanovich - Sokolov, Ivan Aleksi︠E︡Evich - Treskot, Johann
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1753

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  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC.

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Facsimile. Original version: Engrav'd by Thackara & Vallance Philad'a 1792. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. At upper left: No. 3035, price 30 [cents]. LC copy 1 laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 torn, fold-lined, and rubber-stamped. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Norris Peters Co. - Thackara & Vallance
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Ichnography of Charleston, South-Carolina : at the request of Adam Tunno, Esq., for the use of the Phœnix Fire-Company of London, taken from actual survey, 2d August 1788 /

    Ichnography of Charleston, South-Carolina : at the request of...

    Scale 1:4,800; 400 ft. to 1 in. Oriented with north toward the lower right. "Published 1st Jan'y 1790 by E. Petrie, No. 13 America Square." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes street index with width data, indexes to points of interest, and ill. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 700/1; 710/2

    • Contributor: Petrie, Edmund - Tunno, Adam - Phoenix Fire Company of London
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Vue de Quebec, capitale du Canada.

    Vue de Quebec, capitale du Canada.

    LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1073.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Renvois" indicating 10 important buildings as seen from the east. Vault AACR2: 100; 440; 651/1

    • Contributor: Le Rouge, Georges Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Ichonografica da vila da Vitoria, capital da capitania do Espirito Santo,

    Ichonografica da vila da Vitoria, capital da capitania do Esp...

    Scale ca. 1:1,240. Manuscript; red and black ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. "Bahia 5de novembro de 1767, Petipé." Relief shown by hachures. In upper margin: No. 2. Indexed for points of interest. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 190 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Contributor: Caldas, José Antonio
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1767
  • Outlines of tracts of land within which the city of Washington was laid out /

    Outlines of tracts of land within which the city of Washingto...

    Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Shows block and ward numbers, major buildings, block dimensions, street railroads, sewers, and streetlamps. Land tracts ca. 1792 shown by red pencilled lines. Depths shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... in the year 1870." Includes notes and statistical table. LC copy assembled from small sheets, sectioned, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy brittle, cracked, soiled, ...

    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792-18
  • Plan du Môle St. Nicolas.

    Plan du Môle St. Nicolas.

    Scale not given. Title from verso. Alternate title from verso: Plan de la ville du Mole. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 471 LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1889 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings. French and ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • Map of Georgetown, 1796 /

    Map of Georgetown, 1796 /

    Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names. India ink. Torn, mounted on cloth backing, and with red-star seals affixed near examiners' names. Includes inset, examination and registration statements, and clerk's and examiners' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Bastert, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washin...

    Shows buildings in different colors, some landowners' names, and unidentified profiles along streets. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black ink, red ink, and watercolors. Watermark: Budgen 1799 (with device under crown). Soiled, torn, assembled from small sheets of paper, thirded, edged with cloth, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1799
  • [Survey map of part of S.W. and S.E. Washington D.C.].

    [Survey map of part of S.W. and S.E. Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by Q St. S.W./S.E., Anacostia River, S St. S.W., and Potomac River. Shows block outlines and numbers, street center-lines, base points, and dimensions. Does not show lots or land ownership. Title devised by cataloger. In pencil on paper slip affixed to cloth backing: Map found in an old closet in 1859 at Mt. Vernon exhibiting a portion of the city of ...

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia, ceded by the States of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of government after the year MDCCC.

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia, ...

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Has watermarks of 1794 appearing in each corner of the map. Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. "In order to execute this plan, Mr. Ellicott ... made the bases on which the whole plan was executed." Based on Samuel Hill's Plan of the city of Washington, 1792. Same as other 1792 ed. (98-689552) except that it has the statement "Engraved ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government after the year MDCCC.

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792. Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792]. Map no. and price do not appear in upper margin. Includes text and notes. LC copies variously soiled, fold-lined, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 3 annotated in ink in upper margin: No. 3043 Price 30 cts. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington.

    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation ...

    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. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Plan of the city of Washington.

    Plan of the city of Washington.

    At upper left: Literary Magazine. From Literary magazine and British review, Jan. 1793, opp. p. 49 (AP3.L62). "Published as the Act directs Feb. 1, 1793 for the Proprietors by J. Good, Bond Street." Includes latitude/longitude statement and coat-of-arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, mounted on cloth backing, accompanied by photocopy at larger ...

    • Contributor: Good, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Plan du port de St. Augustin dans la Floride.

    Plan du port de St. Augustin dans la Floride.

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in feet. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1641 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC /

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. Soiled, mounted on cloth backing, edged with artificial leather stripping, partially hand col., and annotated in ink: The squares coloured Red and these from which Morris & Nicholson were excluded a right of selection ... Hamburgh. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Thackara & Vallance
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC.

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Facsimile. Original version: Engrav'd by Thackara & Vallance Philad'a 1792. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. At top center: Plate no. 2340. In left upper margin: No. 3035 price 45 cents. LC copies variously soiled, torn, fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Thackara & Vallance
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan du rez de chaussée, du corps de logis double, de l'intendance de la Nlle Orléans, pour estre construit en maçonnerie de briques, entre cour et jardin--juin 1749.

    Plan du rez de chaussée, du corps de logis double, de l'inten...

    Plan of other floor and number annotations on verso. Includes pencil notes in upper margin "Plan of Cabildo" and in lower margin "CT000694" and number annotations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1749
  • [Cadastral map of Beatty and Hawkins's addition to Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    [Cadastral map of Beatty and Hawkins's addition to Georgetown...

    Title devised by cataloger. Drawn by William Smith, 1755. Photocopies of ms. map. Includes inset and computations. LC copies accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil on verso: Hawkin's [sic] and Beatty's addition to Georgetown, Wm. Smith, from original ms. in Court Archives in Rockville, Md. [1755]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Smith, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raised against that town in 1775,

    Boston, its environs and harbour, with the rebels works raise...

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 911 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 651/4; 650/5

    • Contributor: Page, Thomas Hyde
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • To his excellency William Burnet, esqr., this plan of Boston in New England is humbly dedicated by his excellencys most obedient and humble servant Will Burgiss /

    To his excellency William Burnet, esqr., this plan of Boston ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows selected buildings pictorially. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermark indecipherable. Wheat & Brun no. 227. Includes index to selected buildings and embellished title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Soiled, consists of 2 sheets glued together.

    • Contributor: Burgis, William - Johnson, Thos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1728
  • Stadt St. Domingo.

    Stadt St. Domingo.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "No. 7." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1

    • Contributor: Fritzsch, C. F. - Chedel, Quintin Pierre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC.

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792. Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792]. Includes text and notes. In center upper margin: Plate no. 2342. In left upper margin: No. 3043 price 45 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Part of Georgetown, Maryland /

    Part of Georgetown, Maryland /

    Cadastral survey map of area bounded by 33rd St., M St., Wisconsin Av. N.W., and the Georgetown waterfront, Washington D.C. Does not show ownership. Relief shown by hachures. Red ink, black ink, and blue wash. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 508 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1752
  • Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant, 1792 /

    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey...

    Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Facsim. of 1874 map compiled by E.F.M. Faehtz and F.W. Pratt. Original version: [Washington? : s.n.], 1874. Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (Ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Capitol Centennial Committee (U.S.) - Faehtz, E. F. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC /

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Watermarks: I Taylor, GR, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and notes. LC copies torn, annotated in ink on recto, annotated in ink and pencil on verso to give partial cadastral maps of selected blocks, and mounted on transparent cloth backing. Phillips. Washington 1278 2 ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government after the year MDCCC.

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792. Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792]. Includes text and notes. In left upper margin: No. 3043 price 30 cents. LC copy rubber-stamped, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington /

    Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of...

    Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790-17
  • Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

    Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

    Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Shows block numbers and location of existing buildings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Oriented with northwest at top. Copy annotated in pencil at bottom: 142566. Accompanied by: A list of residents keyed by letter and number in pocket. Xerox, 36 leaves. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of points of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1722
  • Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.].

    Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.].

    Partial cadastral map showing Washington D.C. street system superimposed on the earlier Hamburg street plan. Shows Hamburg lots and Washington block numbers and dimensions. Covers area bounded by 27th, H, and 17th streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Black and brown inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 5 sheets, assembled to 1, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Stained and missing small ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] /

    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with t...

    Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 179?
  • [Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relation to pre-1790 landholdings].

    [Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relati...

    Shows boundaries and names of original landholdings. Indicates "Approximate position of L. of C.--located by a later survey." "Traced from a map in 'Potomac Flats Case,' vol. VI." Lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Ierusalem, cum suburbiis, prout tempore Christi floruit, accurate notatis omnibus insignibus et praecipuè iis locis... /

    Ierusalem, cum suburbiis, prout tempore Christi floruit, accu...

    Relief shown pictorially. German. Titles in Latin and German. Shows Jerusalem during the time of Christ. Includes descriptive text in German. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus - Adrichem, Christiaan Van
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1730
  • Attaques des retranchemens [sic] devant le Fort Carillon en Amérique : par les anglais commandés par le général Abercrombie contre les français aux ordres du Marquis de Montcalm le 8 juillet 1758 /

    Attaques des retranchemens [sic] devant le Fort Carillon en A...

    Relief shown by hachures. Alternate title at lower right: Plan du Fort Carillon. Watermark: [Crown over fleur-de-lis]. Includes index of "Renvois." At foot of index: C.P.S.C.M. In left lower margin: Lit. c. Nro. 11. LC copy has binding strip attached along left edge and is annotated in ink at upper right: 25. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Therbu, L. - Coentgen, Heinrich Hugo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • [Property survey of that part of Prince Georges County, Maryland, later to become central Washington D.C.].

    [Property survey of that part of Prince Georges County, Maryl...

    Cadastral survey of tracts identified as Duddington Manor, New Troy, Gordons Meadows, Gleanings, Elinor, Bealls Leveles, Duddington Pasture, etc. Photocopy of ms. survey map. Oriented with north to the right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes text and notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Typewritten label affixed to cloth backing of LC copy: Photostat from negative in the Department of Justice--an exhibit in ...

    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Plan of New Orleans.

    Plan of New Orleans.

    Oriented with North to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Pittman, Philip
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC /

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Watermarks: J Whatman, Budgen, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Includes text and notes. LC copy soiled, torn, and annotated in ink at upper right: This map is one of the original impressions from the "Boston Plate" of 1792 ... Hugh J. Taggart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1278 Vault ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington.

    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Shows block numbers, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermarked: 1794, [fleur-de-lis]. Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by fact sheet. 1 sheet ; 61 x 46 cm. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • [Plan of Kingston] /

    [Plan of Kingston] /

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Title supplied by cataloger. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in black ink on verso: No. 73. Plan of Kingston, Jamaica. Includes text and ill. Latin American port cities no. 38

    • Contributor: Hay, Michael
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1745
  • A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in America : begun by Wil. Penn, Proprietary & Governour thereof anno 1681 /

    A map of the improved part of the Province of Pennsilvania in...

    Shows rural landholders' names, lot lines, and proprietary manors. Map content (as of 1687) does not differ from earlier eds. Title from upper border. Statement of dedication at upper left:To the worthey William Penn Esq., Proprietor of Pennsilvania in America, this map is humbly dedicated by Iohn Thornton & Robert Greene. Hand col. in pink watercolor to emphasize the map border; the map content ...

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas - Lamb, Francis - Greene, Robert - Thornton, John - Pennsylvania. Surveyor General
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687
  • Map of George Town, 1751.

    Map of George Town, 1751.

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. "Taken from George Town journal of the Commissioners, 1751 to 1789." Blueprint. Includes note. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in black ink: A.C. Harmon 1931. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield) - Priggs, John F. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1758
  • Huitieme plan de Paris divisé en ses vingts quartiers /

    Huitieme plan de Paris divisé en ses vingts quartiers /

    "Pour servir au Traité de la police ... page 17." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De - La Mare, Nicolas De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1705
  • Plat of the land where on stands the town of Alexandria.

    Plat of the land where on stands the town of Alexandria.

    Title from verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1748
  • Plan of the town of Baltimore and it's [sic] environs.

    Plan of the town of Baltimore and it's [sic] environs.

    Scale ca. 1:9,000. Relief shown by hachures. Pictorial map. Indexed to points of interest. LC copy annotated in pencil. Inscribed "Presented by Robt Bruce Fowler, December 14, 1841" Wheat & Brun. Maps and Charts (1978 ed.) 522 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Folie, A. P. - Poupard, James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government after the year MDCCC /

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Reprint of the Andrew Ellicott 1792 map of Washington D.C. At head of title: To front p. 636. At bottom: Engraved for Encyclopædia Perthensis. Differs from other 1792 ed. (76-696408) in having the Encyclopædia Perthensis statement at bottom of plate. At upper right: Plate III. Watermark: 1794. Includes text. LC copy backed with rice paper [?], has paper strip affixed to verso, trimmed. Available ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Plan imperatorskago stolichnago goroda Moskvy.

    Plan imperatorskago stolichnago goroda Moskvy.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings. Russian. From the Academy of Sciences' Atlas russicus, 1745. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100, 651

    • Contributor: Michurin, Ivan Fedorovich
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1745
  • Plan of the city of Washington.

    Plan of the city of Washington.

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. "Published by J. Stockdale Piccadilly 16th Sep'r 1798." From the author's Travels through the states of North America ..., 1799. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Weld, Isaac - Stockdale, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • Plan of the city of Washington.

    Plan of the city of Washington.

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. "Published by J. Stockdale Piccadilly 16th Sep'r 1798." From Isaac Weld's Travels through the states of North America ..., 1799. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1298 2 copies Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Weld, Isaac - Stockdale, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • Plan of the town of Alexandria in the District of Columbia, 1798 /

    Plan of the town of Alexandria in the District of Columbia, 1...

    Relief shown by hachures. Authorship attributed to George Gilpin in P.L. Phillips' A list of maps of America. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Phillips. Maps of America, p. 97 Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 21 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and notes. Phillips. Washington 2 DCP Vault

    • Contributor: Gilpin, George - Clarke, Thomas - Thomas, John V.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • A plan of the lands in New London sequestred for the sole use and improvement of the Mohegan Indian tribe /

    A plan of the lands in New London sequestred for the sole use...

    Cadastral map. Covers northeastern portion of town of Montville, Connecticut. Signed at lower right: Humphry Avery, survr. for the county of New London. Pen-and-ink. Map backed with cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and text. Imperfect: Scuff marks, tears, and darkening of paper.

    • Contributor: Avery, Humphry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1736
  • [Territory of Columbia].

    [Territory of Columbia].

    Relief shown by hachures. City boundary labelled: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Title from later printed ed. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Soiled and fold-lined. Accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of 3 letters dated 1793 relating to the map, 1 of which signed by: ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Plan of the Town of Turner, formerly Silvester Plantation : out side lines and part of the lotts ran out /

    Plan of the Town of Turner, formerly Silvester Plantation : o...

    Shows lot numbers and lot holder's names. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes note. Panel title: A plan of the Town of Turner. Unidentified numbers of verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 45-83

    • Contributor: Getchel, Stephen
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1770
  • Qubbec, ville de l'Amerique septentrionale dans la Nouvelle France avec titre d'Eveché située sur le fleuve de St. Laurens a 310 degrez 17 minutes de longitude et 46 degrez 55 minutes de latitude : elle fut Assiegée par les Anglois sur les Francois par qui elle est encore possédée l'an 1670 depuis le 16e octobre jusqu'au 22e du meme Mois : monsr de frontenac etant pour lors gouverneur du pays qui leur fit hontue sement lever le siege /

    Qubbec, ville de l'Amerique septentrionale dans la Nouvelle F...

    Shows siege of Quebec City in 1670. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes index and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Aubant, Abraham D
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Accurater Prospect und Grundris der Königl. Gros-Britan̄isch. Haupt- und Residentz-Stadt London /

    Accurater Prospect und Grundris der Königl. Gros-Britan̄isch. ...

    Inset view of London: Prospect der Königl. Haupt und Residentz Stadt London. 15 x 56 cm. Includes two illustrations: Whitehall and the Bourse. Hand written text in German on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1740
  • Plan of the town of Stratham /

    Plan of the town of Stratham /

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows buildings and householders' names. Watermark: Large elliptical shield that is surmounted by a crown and that bears a cross in lower right. LC copy imperfect: Tears, several small holes, stains, and deteriorated edges. LC copy annotated in dark ink at upper left to show indecipherable name or word. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Merrill, Phinehas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Novoĭ plan stolichnago goroda i kri︠e︡posti Sanktpeterburga. Nouveau plan de la ville et de la forteresse de St. Pétersbourg.

    Novoĭ plan stolichnago goroda i kri︠e︡posti Sanktpeterburga. No...

    Scale ca. 1:20,000. Has watermark. Hand colored. LC copy has legends in French pasted on. "Originalʹnoĭ chertezh sego plana nakhoditsi︠a︡ v arkhivi︠e︡ glavnoĭ Polit︠s︡īi. Exécuté exactement d'après l'original qui se trouve dans les Archives de la Police." Includes indexes and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Roth, Christoph Melchior
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1776
  • Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.].

    Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.].

    Partial cadastral map showing Washington D.C. street system superimposed on the earlier Hamburg street plan. Shows Hamburg lots, lot numbers, and dimensions. Covers area bounded by 27th, H, and 17th streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790-17
  • Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year 1800 /

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "Remarks" and coat-of-arms. LC copy 1 foxed, fold-lined, taped on verso, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] American atlas, for Winterbotham history, John Reid, New York, 1796. Copy 2 fold-lined, darkened, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Reid, John - Rollinson, William - Wayland, Levi - Smith, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • A map of the town of Rhinebeck in the County of Dutchess : surveyed in December 1797 and January 1798 /

    A map of the town of Rhinebeck in the County of Dutchess : su...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows roads, churches, mills, the Hudson River with landings identified by name. Pen and ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Copy imperfect: Minor losses and fading, some staining. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Dealer: Boston Rare Maps, Southhampton, MA Acquisitions control no. 2010-017

    • Contributor: Thompson, Alexander
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1797-17
  • Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the city.

    Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation o...

    Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Drawn by Nicholas King. Black and brown inks, watercolors, with additions in lead pencil. Watermarks: HR, GR (with coat-of-arms under crown). Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Accompanied by fact sheet dated 2/76. 1 sheet : ms. ; 73 x 61 ...

    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • Plan of the city of Washington /

    Plan of the city of Washington /

    Printed from the same plate as the map appearing in The universal asylum, and Columbian magazine, Philadelphia, Mar. 1792. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing and annotated in lead pencil: 1st printed edition of the L'Enfant plan. Copy 2 trimmed and mounted on cloth backing. Phillips. Washington ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - Thackara & Vallance
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Atlas général de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise, et du Tibet : pour servir aux différentes descriptions et histoires de cet empire /

    Atlas général de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise, et du Tib...

    Relief shown pictorially. Text in French. Place names in French and romanized Chinese. "Avec privilège du Roi." Rev. ed. of: Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise et du Thibet. 1737. Revised ed. contains eight additional maps and fourteen plates of cultural and ethnographic interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. ...

    • Contributor: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790

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  • Plan de la ville de la Veracruz /

    Plan de la ville de la Veracruz /

    Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 598 Includes index and inset of "Plan du port de la Veracruz." Annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 84864. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Bois, G. De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • Plano del Puerto de Plata situado en la costa del norte de la Ysla de Sto. Domingo en la latd. de 19 gs. 43 ms. N. y en la longd. de 306 gs. 18 ms. segun el merido. de Tenerife.

    Plano del Puerto de Plata situado en la costa del norte de la...

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: D. & C. Blauw. Pen-and-ink and green, red, and yellow watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 387 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 65. Vault

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • 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 an act of Congress passed the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, "establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover...

    At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Printed in black only. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. LC copy fold-lined, thirded, and ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • A plan of the island of Burlington : and a view of the city from the River Delaware /

    A plan of the island of Burlington : and a view of the city f...

    Cadastral map showing buildings, lot lines, orchards, and gardens. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Includes index to points of interest and panoramic view at bottom of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, mottled, annotated in red ink to show new street, mounted on cloth backing, edged with cloth. LC sheet photocopied ...

    • Contributor: Birch, William Russell - M. Carey (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1797
  • Plano y explicación del Real Astillero de la Habana en la ysla de Cuba y de sus inmediaciones.

    Plano y explicación del Real Astillero de la Habana en la ysl...

    Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: C. & I. Honig. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 354 Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 106. Annotated in blue ink on sticker on verso: 6883-11. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Latin American Atlantic port cities exhibit #11 Vault

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • Anlanyuan zhi Jianshan qi zuo dao li tu shuo : di san zhan.

    Anlanyuan zhi Jianshan qi zuo dao li tu shuo : di san zhan.

    Covers from Anlan Yuan of Haining Zhou in Zhejiang Sheng to Jian Shan in the east coast. The road is ca. 81 kilometers in length. Shows section of road in Haining Zhou, possibly constructed in Ming Dynasty and repaired in Qing Dynasty. Pictorial map. Wood block print. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1765
  • Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

    Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1764
  • Voyage de La Pérouse autour du Monde,

    Voyage de La Pérouse autour du Monde,

    Atlas has engr. half-title. "Relation d'un voyage intéressant de la frégate la Princesse, de Manille à Saint-Blaise, en 1780 et 1781," translated from the Spanish of F.A. Maurelle by A.G. Pingré: t. 1, p. 256-323. "Extrait de la relation d'un voyage fait en 1779, par Don François-Antoine Maurelle ... pour la découverte des côtes occidentales de l'Amérique Septentrionale": t. 1, p. 324-342. Available also ...

    • Contributor: La Pérouse, Jean François De Galaup - Milet Mureau, L. A. (Louis Antoine) - Mourelle De La Rúa, Francisco Antonio - Pingré, A. G. (Alexandre Guy)
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1797
  • About this Collection - Cities and Towns - Collections

    About this Collection - Cities and Towns - Collections

    This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.

    • Date: 1500
  • Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 /

    Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropo...

    Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From Universal magazine, July 1793, facing p. 41. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copies variously torn, fold-lined, edged with imitation leather stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by photocopy at larger scale. Phillips. Washington 1289 3 copies Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Bent, William - Baker, (Benjamin)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1793
  • Plan of the city of Washington.

    Plan of the city of Washington.

    Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From Jedidiah Morse's The American geography, 1794, p. 468. "Published by J. Stockdale Piccadilly 16th Sept'r 1794." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1292 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Morse, Jedidiah - Stockdale, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • The United States of North America, with the British & Spanish territories according to the treaty /

    The United States of North America, with the British & Spanis...

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Imperfect: Creased, soiled, small tears along edges of sheet. Acquisitions control no. 99-83

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1783
  • Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of the United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of an act of Congress passed the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac : [Washington D.C.] /

    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover...

    "I certify that this is a true copy of the original in this office, John Stewart, civil engineer in charge of records, 10th Oct'r 1882." Facsim. of the L'Enfant plan showing part of the street system of the original. Original version: [1791]. Includes text, notes, and descriptive index of "References." At lower right: N.I. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - Stewart, John - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791