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  • [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1799
  • Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America /

    Shows major buildings and streetcar lines. LC copy fold-lined, torn, missing edge sections, annotated in lead and blue pencils to show proposed cable-car lines, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia /

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Road overprint in red dated "Jan. 1929." "Culture revised in 1927 ..." From the papers of the Virginia-District of Columbia Boundary Commission. Annotated in red and blue pencils to show selected tidal areas along Virginia shoreline. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy soiled and fold-lined. Vault ...

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1929
  • Topographical map of the District of Columbia /

    Partial cadastral map showing some householders' names, individual buildings, and vegetation. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also covers Virginia shoreline zone. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun, Hugh B. Sweeny, and Thos. Blagden, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia." Oriented ...

    • Contributor: Boschke, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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 ...

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1921
  • Map of the city of Washington and surroundings /

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, radial distances from Capitol, streetcar lines, and landowners' names in rural areas. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1890 by Francis R. Fava, Jr. ..." Includes indexed table of "Area of parks." LC copy fold-lined, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Francis R. Fava, Jr., & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • Upper Potomac park project to preserve the Great Falls and Palisades of the Potomac /

    Covers Potomac River Valley between Watkins Island and Long Bridge. Shows existing and proposed parks. "September--1927." "Chart 28." "39872-29. (Face p. 60.) No. 1." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Partially typewritten in upper margin of LC copy: [From the] National Capital Park and Planning Commission's "Plans and Studies--Washington and Vicinity ... 1928." DCP

    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Park and Planning Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1928
  • Washington in 1800.

    Shows buildings and blocks containing buildings. Title at head of text: Washington in 1800 : location of the habitable buildings one hundred years ago. W.B. Bryan mentioned in text. Includes text. Text on verso. LC copy probably cut from newspaper, faced with gauze, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative and positive photocopies at a larger scale. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Bryan, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia /

    Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes source materials note. LC copies darkened, fold-lined, torn, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Greene, F. V.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America /

    Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. LC copy 1 missing edge sections and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's family atlas, Johnson & Browning, Richmond, Va., 1861. Copy 2 trimmed, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical ...

    Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Hawkes, P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1827
  • Catalog Record

    [Planned redevelopment study of part of the District of Columbia east of the Capitol]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Covers area bound by 3rd St. NW-SW, I St. NW-NE, 41st St. NE-SE, and L St. SW-SE. Blueprint. Originally printed on 6 sheets. "1-16-1." LC copy annotated in red wax pencil: Study by National Capital Park & Planning Commission 1929. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Park and Planning Commission
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1929
  • District of Columbia /

    Topographic map showing lot lines, buildings, and woods. Covers District of Columbia outside former Washington city limits (Florida Avenue). Relief shown by contours and hachures. Engraver's statement does not appear on some maps. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Sheets numbered 1 thru 90 and No. 3101 thru No. 3190 with unused numbers. Accompanied by sheet index map: Index of sectional maps of ...

    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892

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  • Washington, the beautiful capital of the nation /

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 111.4 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and index to points of interest. Map of Baltimore and Ohio Railroad on verso. DCP AACR2

    • Contributor: Olsen, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1923
  • 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. ...

    Depths shown by contours. Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Also shows wards, 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 1870." Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, and population table. LC copy darkened, brittle, missing ...

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • The national capital, Washington, D.C. Sketched from nature by Adolph Sachse, 1883-1884.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 110 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., text, and advertisements. Vault DCP AACR2

    • Contributor: Sachse, Adolph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • New map, Washington, D.C. : compiled from official surveys and best authorities.

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, names of landowners in outlying areas, and radial distances. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes street index. LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Union Engineering & Surveying Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • [Plan of the Center Market and surrounding squares, Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 6th, D, and 10th streets N.W. Market building shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and watercolor. Ink-stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Phillips. Washington, 354 DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1820
  • Map of the District of Columbia /

    Shows major buildings, block numbers, and subdivision names. Relief shown by contours. Printed across entire map area in large light-green letters: Thos. J. Fisher & Co. ... Washington, D.C. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C.--the nation's capital /

    Low-angle view. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing; copy 2 torn and taped at edges. DCP 2 copies

    • Contributor: Green, H. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1916
  • 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 ...

    In lower margin at left: Computer-assisted reproduction of Pierre Charles L'Enfant's 1791 manuscript plan for the city of Washington, produced by the U.S. Geological Survey for the Library of Congress. Facsimile. Original version: [1791]. "Published by the Library of Congress in 1991 with support from the National Geographic Society, the U.S. Geological Survey, and the National Park Service." Margins printed in beige tint. Available ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1991
  • Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia /

    Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy stained, fold-lined, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] American atlas, published by H.C. Car[e]y & I. Leo [sic], Philadelphia, 1827. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1827
  • [Map of part of central Washington D.C. to the east of the White House].

    Covers area bounded by K St., 3rd St., Constitution Av., 15th St., New York Av., and Vermont Av. N.W. Shows unidentified districts, block numbers, and some block dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • Map of Washington City, District of Columbia : 26th National Encampment, G.A.R., Sept. 20, 21, 22, 23, 1892 /

    Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to points of interest. Text titled "Street car directory" and ill. on verso. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map of the city of Washington and environs /

    Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Copyrighted 1885, by A.G. Gedney." Includes table of "Area of parks." LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and torn. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885