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  • 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 ...

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Map of the city of Washington, 1883 /

    Shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of association officers and advertisement. LC copies brittle, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink to show land tracts ca. 1792 with owners' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Catalog Record

    Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under control of Office of Public Buildings and Grounds / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "To accompany the annual report upon the improvement and care of public buildings and grounds in the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30th 1894, John M. Wilson, Colonel U.S. Army." Includes statistical table and key to reservation numbers. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Stewart, John - Wilson, John M. (John Moulder) - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • City of Washington.

    Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy missing small corner sections and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] A new universal atlas, Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., Philadelphia, 1851. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • 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
  • Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America /

    Shows wards, block numbers, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. Part of atlas gazetteer on verso. "34." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, Johnson & Ward, New York, 1864. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Johnson and Ward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1864
  • Map of the city of Washington and surroundings /

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. Includes note and index to points of interest. Text and blank area 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

    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • 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
  • Topographical map of the District of Columbia /

    Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, annotated in lead and col. pencils, and missing corner sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Boschke, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Map of Washington, D.C.

    15968Y U.S. Copyright Office Baltimore & Ohio Railroad shown in red. Includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 trimmed and annotated in blue pencil on verso. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington, the capital of the United States of America.

    Scale ca. 1:25,500. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. From unidentified atlas. Border design may differ from another copy. "37." Part of gazetteer on verso. LC copy 1 brittle, town, and taped. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP AACR2

    • Contributor: Johnson and Ward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off for graduation : by order of the Corporation in August 1858 : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.] /

    Covers R Street between 34th and 35th streets N.W. On verso in ink: Profile of 8th Street between Fayette & Frederick streets--1858 by order of Corporation, Geo'town D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink and orange wash. Soiled and torn. Includes notes and 3 cross-sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 497 Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 ...

    "Entered according to Act of Congress the 3rd day of April 1827, by P. Hawkes of the State of Pennsylvania." Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. 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
  • A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia /

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. Stained, missing small sections, annotated in lead pencil, annotated in ink to show city streets east of Rock Creek, extensively watercolored to show unidentified districts and letters, has printed ill. affixed at top, bordered to india ink, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Bussard, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1830
  • Catalog Record

    Map of the city of Washington showing present main sewerage and sewage outfalls : also the territory flooded in June 1889. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Partial cadastral map showing built-up areas. At upper right: Plate 1. Report of Board of Sanitary Engineers, Rudolph Hering, Samuel M. Gray, F.P. Stearns. "S Rept 623 53 2." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy accompanied by annotated map photocopy lacking Senate rept. no., printer's statement, and outer margin line. Available also ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Sanitary Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • Catalog Record

    Topographical map of the District of Columbia : showing location of the work in progress for harbor improvement and for the tunnel and reservoir for "increasing the water supply of Washington" together ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes 3 cross-sections and frontal view of proposed dam on Rock Creek. LC copy 1 fold-lined, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 missing lower quarter, soiled, annotated in ink in upper margin, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • 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. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. LC Ward maps, 222 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink, ...

    • Contributor: Elliot, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1829
  • Catalog Record

    Map of the cities of Washington and Georgetown D.C. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows occurrence of diseases in color, wards, block numbers, and radial distances from Capitol. Includes text, notes, and table of "Width of streets." LC copy darkened, lacking sections in margins, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • 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
  • 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
  • Plan of the city of Washington, the capitol of the United States of America.

    Scale ca. 1:27,500. Hand colored. Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "30." LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • [Map of the southern part of the city of Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, Potomac River, S.W. 8th, S.W./S.E. B, and S.E. 3rd streets. Title devised by cataloger. Black, red, and blue inks, and red and blue washes. Soiled, edged in green cloth, and mounted on cloth backing. On cloth backing in lead pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • The Matthews-Northrup up-to-date map of Washington, D.C.

    E XXc 7608 U.S. Copyright Office Shows location of "American Railway Appliance Exhibition Grounds." Indexed for points of interest. "3.05." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP

    • Contributor: J.N. Matthews Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • 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
  • The Matthews-Northrup up-to-date map of Washington, D.C.

    Cover title: The Matthews-Northrup up-to-date map, Washington City. "Also published indexed in vest-pocket style." Includes index to points of interest. Text, indexes, and blank area on verso. "6.93." LC copies torn. Copy 2 also missing sections of index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893