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  • Map of Boston in the state of Massachusetts : 1814 /

    Shows wards. Includes inset of Boston Neck and embellished title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, soiled, sectioned and mounted on cloth backing.

    • Contributor: Hales, John Groves
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • [Survey map of area at Meridian Hill, Washington D.C.].

    Covers are bounded by Florida Avenue, 13th, V, 15th streets, and New Hampshire Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink and lead-pencil. Watermarked: A 1815. Faced with gauze. Includes ill. and computations. Notes and computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1815
  • Plan of the west end of the public appropriation in the city of Washington, called the Mall : as proposed to be arranged for the site of the university /

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Edged in cloth and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by exhibit caption: 717. Latrobe's suggestion for the national university. [2] p. ; 11 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes computations. Phillips. Washington 596 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1816
  • [Prof]ile of the surface of the ground [at Cobble H]ill Fort on Broklyn heights & [Mr. Bergen's hi]ll near Gowannes Creek ... 12th 1814 /

    Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. "B: Cobble Hill Fort, C: Mr Bergens hill." "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 538" on verso. Copy imperfect: Lower right corner and portion of title lacking. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Ludlam, Stephen
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • A plan of those parts of Boston, and the towns in its vicinity, with the waters and flats adjacent, which are immediately or remotely connected with the contemplated design of erecting perpetual ...

    Includes index to dams, canals, and associated features. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Soiled, torn, mounted on cloth backing.

    • Contributor: Dearborn, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • A map of George Town with the additions : 1814 /

    Cadastral map showing block numbers. "A present from Francis Fenwick to the Honorable the Corporation of George-town." From the Taggart Estate papers. In upper left corner: Hugh T. Taggart's. India ink. Brittle, missing small sections, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes 3 insets and index to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. ...

    • Contributor: Fenwick, Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • Washington /

    Includes text. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in lead pencil in left margin: Proposed bridge L'Enfant. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Luffman, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1815
  • Catalog Record

    [Diagrammatic map of real property condemned in favor of the Potomac Company in Washington D.C. for the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows "Canal" and "River Potomac" between "Dam" and "Old locks." Title devised by cataloger. Typewritten in lower margin of the original: (From) "A statement of facts, shewing why the bill reported by the D.C. Committee in favor of the Potomac Company ... should not be passed," Wm. Roberts & others, Georgetown, W.A. Rind & Co., 1816, at end. Photostat copy of col. ms. map. ...

    • Contributor: Roberts, Wm. (William) - Potomac Company - W.A. Rind & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1816
  • A map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America /

    Shows block numbers. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by R't King, District of Columbia." Includes ill. of White House and Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 soiled, torn, halved, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in ink on verso: A map of the city of Washington deposited by ...

    • Contributor: King, Rt.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1818
  • Cities and Towns

    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
  • Territoire de Columbia /

    Relief shown by hachures. On verso of cardboard mat frame: "Territoire de Columbia," published by Warden in Paris, 1820. Edward Stead, 1941. In upper margin at right: Tome 5, Page 1re. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy taped to mat frame. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1815
  • Plan of Forts Green, Laurence & Swift and lines of intrenchments constructed in the vicinity of Brooklyn for the defence of the city of New York.

    Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Oriented with north to the upper right. Handwritten annotation on recto: No. 39. "Office of Chief of Engineers, War Department. 58510 6199" on verso. Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by W. & D. Lizars, Edin'r.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of the Capitols at Richmond and Washington. LC copy fold-lined and taped. DCP

    • Contributor: Lizars, W. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • This map of the city of New York and island of Manhattan, as laid out by the commissioners appointed by the legislature, April 3d, 1807 is respectfully dedicated to the mayor, aldermen ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows ward boundaries, selected buildingsm and landowner's names. "Entered according to act of Congress Novr. 16th 1811." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Haskell, D.C. Manhattan maps, 652 Cohen, P.E. Manhattan in maps, p. 100-105 Stokes, I.N.P. Iconography of Manhattan Island, p. 542-549 Includes index to points of interest, and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Bridges, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1811
  • Plan of New Haven /

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows buildings. Includes notes and "A short geographical description of New Haven." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, cut into 2 sheets with each of these sheets consisting of 2 sections that have been glued together.

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1817
  • [Manuscript plan of the Battle of Plattsburgh, New York].

    Shows buildings, fortifications, bodies of water, and line of ships in bay. Relief shown by hachures. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink (black/dark brown) and lead-pencil shading for bodies of water. Oriented with north slightly to the lower right. Folded to 9 x 17 cm. to be sent as a missive. Accompanied by ms. statistical table: Report of military clothing recieved [sic] for the use ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, ...

    Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall. Relief shown by shading. Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block numbers and dimensions. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the left. Torn and missing small sections along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1815
  • Map of Hyde Township.

    Cadastral map from period 1810-1830 that covers Warrensburg region of central Warren County, New York, and that shows lot lines and lot numbers. Hyde Township no longer exists independently and has been incorporated into several municipalities, including Warrensburg. Pen-and-ink. In upper left corner: 338. In upper right corner: 339. In upper left corner on verso: 340. Imperfect: Brittle, creased, torn, annotated in pencil. Available ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1810
  • The Part of a circle at the meeting of Pennsylvania & Kentucky avenues--on the Eastern Branch : calculated March 1811 : [Barney Circle S.E., Washington, D.C.].

    Survey map showing line dimensions and compass orientations. Pen-and-ink. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis and crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1 Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1811
  • Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] /

    Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1817
  • Plan of St. Augustine /

    Annotated in pencil at lower left: See Gaines to Jackson 19 Jan. 1819. Title from verso. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Watermark consists of bird. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 906 Includes notes. Imperfect: Creased, small tears along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Birch
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • Rough plan of the defences of the harbour of Annapolis in Maryland /

    Shows forts in Annapolis and along the lower Severn River. Also shows harbor and public buildings in Annapolis. Relief shown by shading. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Manuscript: Black ink, red watercolor for forts and buildings, green and brown watercolor washes for shading. Watermark: JWhathan [sp.?]. Originally drawn on 2 sheets (now conjoined). Sheet halved to enable folding. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Tatham, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • Plan of the city and suburbs of New Orleans : from an actual survey made in 1815 /

    Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper right. Includes ill. of buildings, with name and date of construction for each. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Tanesse, I.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1817