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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 ...

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • 20 tracts, Charleston.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in Charleston Township, Tioga County (Pa.). Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • [Partial cadastral map of the district around the Center Market, N.W. Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by 12th, D, 6th streets N.W., and the Washington Canal. Shows lots, lot numbers, and dimensions only in 4 squares. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and fold-lined. Includes computations and inset of Square 382. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1836
  • [Map of a portion of Manchac District, Spanish West Florida].

    Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Stroud & Co and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the year 1802. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1805
  • A Portion of New York from the Hudson River west to the Unadilla Branch of the Susquehanna River; from the Delaware River north to Fort Stanwix.

    Scale ca. 1:65,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor on parchment. Area is divided into the various tracts of land with the owners identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1079 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • [Survey map of Friendship tract, Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral map. Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and gray wash. In lead pencil at lower left on cloth backing: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. In lead pencil in different hand on cloth backing: 10th Friendship. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • [Partial cadastral map of the area immediately south of the Mall, S.W. Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors in some blocks. Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 3rd St. S.W., H St. S.W., and the Potomac River, including part of the Mall. Title devised by cataloger. On cloth backing in lead pencil: From 3d Street to 15th Street west / map by R. King. At ...

    • Contributor: King, Rt.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • [Sketch map of Camp Brentwood, Tennessee, while serving as quarters for the 86th and 104th regiments of the Illinois volunteers] /

    Pencil, pen and ink. Indexed. Signed letter to John Taylor, hand written in ink, on verso. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 396.35 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Smith, Anson
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Lane from Road Street, Georgetown, to Barnards house and lands binding thereon : [Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Title from verso. Alternate title at upper right: Barnard & others. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes statistical tables and computations in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 494 Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • Plan of part of the city of Washington exhibiting the property of James M. Ling[a]n ; A map of part of a tract of land called the Hopyard : being part of ...

    Cadastral maps showing original landholdings with 1858 street system superimposed. Lingan map covers area bounded by W, 16th, H, 22nd, and Boundary streets N.W. Baily map covers area bounded by F, 14th, N, and 10th streets S.E. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification headed: Surveyors ...

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • [Map of an area along Bayou Bogue Chitto, Spanish West Florida].

    Shows region in Washington and St. Tammany Parishes, Louisiana. Cadastral map. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: L Munn 1804 and fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters GR. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1805
  • Sub division of square 1013, containing 44,805 sqr. feet : [southeastern Washington, D.C.].

    Scale ca. 1:480. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Covers the area bounded by Massachusetts Avenue, Thirteenth Street, B Street, Kentucky Avenue, and Lincoln Park. Vault DCP AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 650/3

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • [Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca. 1802-05].

    Title from accompanying photocopied pages. Drawn by different hands. Attributed variously to Benjamin Latrobe, Robert Mills, and Thomas Jefferson. Pen-and-ink with lead pencil additions. Soiled, wrinkled, fold-lined, and torn. Accompanied by handwritten letter in ink, headed "The Library of Congress," that erroneously identifies plan as "Capitol Grounds." [1] sheet ; 26 x 21 cm. Also accompanied by photocopied pages from book : The President's ...

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1802
  • Catalog Record

    Arsenal reservation, Wash'n D.C. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    India ink and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Oriented with north to the right. Annotated on verso in lead pencil, blue pencil, and red ink: M. Section III. 8. Arsenal Reservation, Washington, D.C., 400 [sic] ft. = 1 inch. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 31 Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • [Dotted line map of Washington, D.C., 1791, before Aug. 19th].

    Shows survey lines and proposed public squares parks. Relief shown by hachures. Title from LC G&M Div. preliminary map shelflist card. Ms. survey map drawn by P.C. L'Enfant. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Black and col. inks, watercolors. In black ink at lower left: Note. All the lines coloured red are finished and those coloured yellow are intended to be compleated this ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • S[i]r: This is minuts of the fort at Crown Point and of the redouts built round it; which I took on the mountain to the west of Crown Point abt. a miles ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermarks. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Rogers, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Catalog Record

    Graduation of 17th Street West shewing the continuation of the War Office drain : [Washington D.C.] / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Longitudinal section. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: 1804. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and cross-section of drain. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 802 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: King, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1805
  • Plan of a rout undertaken in winter, Jany. 26th, from Quebec, the capital of Canada, to the frontier settlements of the Township of Topsham near Brunswick Fort on the River Ammerascaegun in ...

    Scale 1:506,880; miles 8 to an in. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 808 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Montrésor, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1760
  • Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Fenwick's house stands : [Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by Half St. west, O St. south, Half St. east, and R St. south. Shows block numbers and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked [fleur-de-lis under crown]. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes indexed "References." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 472 Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1796
  • [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] /

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • [Plan of Hamburg, later part of Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers and street widths. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the left. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on tracing linen. Survey data at upper left including Washington D.C. street names. Unidentified map in lead pencil and inked annotations including the name "Stevenson" in large script on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1800
  • Tioga, new nos.

    Shows land ownership, lands of the William Bingham estate, acreages, and lot dimensions in Tioga Township, Tioga County, Pa. Title from label affixed on verso. Title at top: Tio[ga Township?]. Alternate title at lower left: A conected [sic] draught of the settlers lots on Bingham lands in Tioga Township, resurveyed in 1834. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Top section missing ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • Center Market square : [Washington D.C.].

    Title from map center. Note at bottom: Including the dotted lines is the dimensions of that part of the Center Market square requiring to be filled in the 22nd June 1824. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermarked: Stamp U S. Tracing linen backing. Includes notes and computations. Sketch map of square 350 on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1824
  • [Map of Manchac and Baton Rouge District, Spanish West Florida].

    Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Watermarks: W Elgar 1797 and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters WE. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1805
  • [Map of the Florida Peninsula].

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Place names and text in Spanish. Pen-and-ink and pencil; unfinished. Prime meridian: Cadiz. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1810