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  • Nuevo plano de Puerto Rico /

    Scale ca. 1:8,500. Has watermarks. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Covers San Juan Harbor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 766 Includes text and index to points of interest. "Latin American Atlantic Port Cities exhibit, 1986." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Montero De Espinosa, José
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • [Map of New Milford, Litchfield Co., Conn.].

    General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Also covers town of Bridgewater before its incorporation as a separate town in 1856. Served as basis for 1853 printed version, "Map of New Milford, Litchfield Co., Conn., surveyed by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes insets of villages of New Milford and Bridgewater and ill. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • [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 - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1814
  • [Map of part of Pennsylvania Avenue and the Washington Canal in the vicinity of the Center Market, N.W. Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 6th, D, and 12th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and blue wash. Missing section at upper right corner and mounted on cloth backing. Includes computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • 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
  • [Eight grade profiles of streets in Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    Title devised by cataloger. On cloth backing in lead pencil: Profiles showing grading of Market St. east side and west side of Duck Lane etc., 1853. At lower left in lead pencil: Lewis Carbery, reported to Carpenter, Sept'r 1853. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington ...

    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • [Quanzhou Fu yu di tu shuo].

    Covers land and territory in Quanzhou Prefecture. Shows cities, towns, and military posts in Quanzhou fu. Title supplied. Previous supplied title: Quanzhou fu tu shuo. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fragile, torn at fold lines. Previous call no.: G2308.F8F9

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1602

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  • 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
  • [Tax survey map of squares 671 and 672, N.E. Washington D.C.].

    Shows dimensions for the blocks bounded by New York Av., 1st, M, and North Capitol streets N.E. "Dec--13--1884." "Square 671 valued $2,125.00. Square 672 valued $17,440.00." Title devised by cataloger. India ink. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 907 Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Laizhou Fu Changyi Xian cheng yuan tu.

    Scale ca. 1:5,000. Title from verso. Pictorial map. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Hummel purchase 1930, no. 28. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call number: G7824.C435A5 1850 .L3 Vault AACR2: 650/2; 700

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Ground-plan of elevators, mills, warehouses, yards and docks of the Washburn-Crosby Company and Frontier Elevator & Mill Co., Buffalo, N.Y.

    Scale 1:240; 1 in. = 20 ft. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil: Compiled by Charles R. Cobb. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Cadastral map. "June 1925." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 650/2; 650/3; 650/4; 710/1

    • Contributor: Cobb, Charles R. - Washburn Crosby Co. - Frontier Elevator & Mill Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1925
  • [Map of Washington D.C. central business district showing walking routes between major public buildings and squares].

    Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Includes table of areas of squares, walking distances, and times. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1903
  • Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) /

    Covers territory of present-day Rock Creek Park and adjacent areas. Cadastral map showing householders' names. Relief shown by shading. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Watercolor on photocopy base. Label inscribed "2" affixed in upper right corner. Accompanied by letter from Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, ...

    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Planta de la muy yllustre ciudad de los reyes corte del reino del Peru : [Lima] /

    Selected buildings shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, index, and col. ill.

    • Contributor: Principe, Bernardo Clemente
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1674
  • 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
  • A map of the town of Rhinebeck in the County of Dutchess : surveyed in December 1797 and January 1798 /

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows roads, churches, mills, the Hudson River with landings identified by name. Pen and ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Copy imperfect: Minor losses and fading, some staining. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Dealer: Boston Rare Maps, Southhampton, MA Acquisitions control no. 2010-017

    • Contributor: Thompson, Alexander
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1798
  • Plan for sewering the city of Washington, D.C. : and at the same time purify B-Street Sewer and James Creek Canal, and prevent floods, which are so frequent, by means of "an ...

    "Originated 1873. Suggested 1874." Title, authorship, date, and copyright information printed. Maps and text manuscripted--pen-and-ink. Includes text and ill. LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 859 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Bantz, E. (Edward) - Bantz, E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • [Map of the town of New Hartford, Litchfield Co., Conn.].

    General map showing selected buildings and residences with names of owners. Served as basis for 1852 printed version, "Map of the town of New Hartford, Litchfield Co., Conn., surveyed and drawn by L. Fagan." Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes inset of village of New Hartford. Imperfect: Brittle, torn, soiled, title area cut from map, annotated in pencil, mounted on cloth backing. ...

    • Contributor: Fagan, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Luoyang Xian he tu.

    Scale ca. 1:25,000. Labels pasted on to show physical features. Cover title. Manuscript on silk. Oriented with north to the bottom. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text. Hummel purchase 1934, no. 28. Previous call number: G7824.L88C3 1767 .L8 Vault Shelf AACR2

    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1734
  • Plat of that part of the Washington & Rockville Turnpike Road lying within the District of Columbia /

    Covers the presentday Georgia Avenue N.W. between Florida Avenue and the District line. At upper edge: Aug't 5, 1820. Title from verso. Alternate title at head of text: District of Columbia, Washington County, pt. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermark: D Ames (with U.S. coat-of-arms). Folded-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Elgar, Joseph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1819
  • W.W. Corcoran's "Hare-Wood" tract : [part of Washington D.C.] /

    Cadastral survey map. Pen-and-ink and yellow tint. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. On verso on cloth backing in lead pencil: No. 14/Corcorans Map, "Harewood Tract" R-P-22. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Carbery, Lewis - Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Plat of the tracts of land called "Mill Seat," "Philadelphia," and "Frogland," from the original patents as located in Georgetown D.C. /

    Partial cadastral map showing survey lines and measures. Covers southern and eastern Georgetown, Washington D.C. "Sept. 1885." Brown ink, yellow and gray washes. Soiled and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 625 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • [Chōroku Edo zu utsushi.

    Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso. Manuscript. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Pictorial map. Shows villages in the province of Musashi which later grew together to form city of Edo, during the Chōroku period (1457-1459). Includes text dated 1778. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1804
  • Plan du rez de chaussée, du corps de logis double, de l'intendance de la Nlle Orléans, pour estre construit en maçonnerie de briques, entre cour et jardin--juin 1749.

    Plan of other floor and number annotations on verso. Includes pencil notes in upper margin "Plan of Cabildo" and in lower margin "CT000694" and number annotations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1749
  • "Moore's Vacancy" : [Washington D.C.] /

    Cadastral survey map. "Surveyed 6th Nov'r 1848." On verso in lead pencil: From Joseph M. Toner papers. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Torn, missing small sections along edges, and faced with rice paper. Includes computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - United States. General Land Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848