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  • Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made ...

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, taped, and annotated in pencil: Original is in Coast Survey. DCP

    • Contributor: Ewing, Maskell C. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1837
  • Maps accompanying the report of the operations of the Engineer Department of the District of Columbia : for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1891 : [Washington D.C.] /

    Relief shown by contours on map 2. On some maps: To Sept. 1st 1891 -- To Dec. 1st 1891. Title from accompanying title sheet. "To accompany the annual report of the Commissioners, District of Columbia, for the year ending June 30, 1891." Includes table of "Width of streets and avenues." Map 4 also includes index of shade-tree plantings. "D C 52 1." Available also ...

    • Contributor: Rossell, W. T. (William Trent) - Lusk, J. L. (James Loring) - District of Columbia. Engineer Department - United States. Government Printing Office - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - Rossell, W. T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891

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  • Map of the city of Washington and environs.

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers in city and landowners' names in rural areas. "The circles indicate one-fourth miles from the White House." "Copyright 1884 by A.G. Gedney." LC copy darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Morrison, W. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751.

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Covers area bounded by 33rd, Prospect, Thomas Jefferson streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Below title: Survey & plat completed February 27, 1752; 69 lots sold on March 21, 1752. Photocopy of ms. map. LC copy annotated in ink on recto: 13; rubber-stamped on verso: Handy, print, Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1792
  • Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington /

    Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological profile of Loudoun County." Mounted on cloth ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Dept. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington.

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

    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • 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 - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Boyd's map of the city of Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia.

    Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers, major buildings, public lands, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1884, by Wm, H. Boyd ... at Washington, D.C." Includes note. LC copies shellacked and quartered. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Boyd, Wm. H. (William H.) - Boyd, Wm. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Catalog Record

    Plan for enlarging the grounds around the U.S. Capitol / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    In lower margin: From "Documentary history of the construction and development of the United States Capitol Building and Grounds," 58th Cong. 2d Sess., House rept. no. 646, serial no. 4585, Washington, 1904, facing p. 1072. Oriented with north to the right. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Architect of Extension of Capitol - Walter, Thomas Ustick - United States. Congress House
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 188?
  • 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. - Warr, John - Calvert, T. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1827
  • Map of the city of Washington, District of Columbia, and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia /

    7948 W U.S. Copyright Office Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Shows radial distances from White House. Across entire map area in large green letters: Thos. J. Fisher and Co. ... Washington, D.C. 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: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia /

    30490y U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names and acreages beyond old city limits. Originally printed on 4 sheets joined to form 1. Partly hand col. LC copies shellacked, mounted on cloth backing, and sectioned to 6 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Schmidt, Fred. A. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Subdivision of Fort Lincoln Heights, District of Columbia /

    Cadastral map. Includes approval statement by "Surveyor Dist. of Columbia." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Mitchell, Thomas A. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • View of Washington City.

    Low-angle bird's-eye view of central Washington toward the west and northwest with The Capitol in foreground. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1871 by E. Sachse & Co. Balto. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Catalog Record

    Sherman's subdivision : [of part of Columbia Heights, Washington D.C.]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Cadastral map showing houses, privies, wells, and cisterns. From the annual report of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia, 1885. At top: Diagram D. At lower left: H Ex1 pt6 1. LC copy fold-lined, trimmed at lower left, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Langdon : [part of N.E. Washington D.C.] /

    Cadastral map. Includes text and ill. of buildings "designed and built by E.P. Sherman." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink and lead pencil to show some names of owners, new buildings, and lot renumbering. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Anderson, G. M. - Sherman, E. P. - Baker, Ira J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • Map of the city of Washington /

    Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. LC copy stained, laminated, mounted on cloth backing, and signed in pencil at lower right: [H.L.?] Whiting. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C. - Stone, W. I. - Morrison, William M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Square no. 653, city of Washington /

    Cadastral map of block bounded by South Capitol, O, Half, and N streets S.W. "8 cents per square foot ... 20 May 1800." Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: C W Mott 1795. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Note in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - Dermott, James R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washington /

    Covers The Mall between Capitol grounds and 17th St. N.W. Also covers adjacent areas including "Parade or President's Park," White House grounds, future Federal Triangle, and Washington Canal. At foot of title: February 1851. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Pen-and-ink, blue watercolor, and [lead?] pencil. Faded, soiled, varnished [?], and cracked. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Includes bar scale in feet (2,000) ...

    • Contributor: Downing, A. J. (Andrew Jackson)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of the main portion of Washington, D.C.

    38830 U.S. Copyright Office Alternate title below bar scale: Rand, McNally & Co.'s new 11 x 14 map of the main portion of Washington, D.C. Includes inset of entire D.C. showing coverage of main map. LC copy trimmed, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • James E. Clements' map of Washington City and surrounding country.

    Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 88 Includes text and col. ill. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy torn and mounted on cloth backing. DCP

    • Contributor: Clements, James E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • [Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the Anacostia River /

    Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and 3 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Hickey, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • 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," 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 75 cents. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • The altograph of Washington City, or, stranger's guide :

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

    • Contributor: Dubois, James T. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • [Cadastral map of square 731, Washington D.C.].

    Covers block bounded by Pennsylvania Av., 1st, B (Independence Av.), and 2nd streets S.E., now occupied by the Library of Congress Jefferson Bldg. Title devised by cataloger. At top: Exhibit "C." Photostat of ms. map. Includes note and 12 signatures. At top in circle: 731. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870