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  • Map

    Bird's-eye-view of Washington City, D.C.

    Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 107 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. DCP AACR2

    • Contributor: Morrison, George A. - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (firm)
    • Date: 1872
  • Map

    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.
    • Date: 1871
  • Map

    [Map of proposed enlargement of the Capitol grounds and the construction of Louisiana Avenue between Pennsylvania Avenue and Union Station Plaza, Washington D.C.].

    Shows block numbers and lands proposed for purchase. Part of and accompanied by: A bill for the enlargement of the Capitol grounds : S. 2336, calendar no. 395 / by Mr. Wetmore. [4] p. : map ; 28 cm. Includes text. Text on verso. LC copy annotated in pencil and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1910
  • Map

    Map showing areas comprising United States Capitol grounds

    Shows government buildings and boundaries of Capitol grounds. "June 25, 1946." Blue-line print. Oriented with north to the left. Includes text and statement of approval. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Architect of the Capitol - Lynn, David - Robinson, J. F. (joseph F.)
    • Date: 1946
  • Map

    Map showing properties under the jurisdiction of the Architect of the Capitol, Washington, D.C.

    Also shows government buildings and block numbers. "Date: March 28, 1961." Oriented with north to the left. Includes notes and inset of "Poplar Point Nursery, Anacostia, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Architect of the Capitol - Stewart, J. George - Robinson, J. F. (joseph F.)
    • Date: 1967
  • Map

    Map showing properties under jurisdiction of the Architect of the Capitol : [Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.]

    Also shows government buildings and block numbers. Oriented with north to the left. Blue-line print. Includes notes, inset of "Poplar Point Nursery, Anacostia, D.C," and inset of "Coal yard." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Architect of the Capitol - White, George M. (george Malcolm)
    • Date: 1988
  • Map

    Map showing properties under jurisdiction of the Architect of the Capitol : [Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.]

    Also shows government buildings and block numbers. Oriented with north to the left. Blue-line print. Includes notes and inset of "U.S. Botanic Gardens nursery at D.C. Village." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Architect of the Capitol - White, George M. (george Malcolm)
    • Date: 1992
  • Map

    United States Senate, map and directory.

    Covers U.S. Capitol, Capitol Grounds, and surrounding government buildings. Panel title. Includes col. ill. Indexed "United States Senate directory" and key to abbreviations on verso. Floorplans on verso: The Capitol -- Russell Senate Office Building -- Dirksen and Hart Senate office buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 2000
  • Map

    United States Senate, map and directory.

    Covers U.S. Capitol, Capitol Grounds, and surrounding government buildings. Title from panel. Includes col. ill. Indexed "United States Senate directory" and key to abbreviations on verso. Floorplans on verso: The Capitol -- Russell Senate Office Building -- Dirksen and Hart Senate office buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 2003
  • Map

    Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, ...

    Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall. Relief shown by shading. Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block numbers and dimensions. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the left. Torn and missing small sections along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1815
  • Map

    Plan of grounds adjacent to the Capitol showing the projected alteration of the Canal & the amount of land proposed to be laid into building lots

    Covers area bounded by C St. north, 1st St. east, C St. south, and 7th St. west, including eastern part of the Mall. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, some lots, dimensions, and street widths. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Watermarked: J Whatman 1794, [fleur-de-lis]. Stained, soiled, and missing small sections in margins. Accompanied by newspaper clipping: Public sale of valuable ...

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map

    Plan submitted for the alteration of the streets and av. around the Capitol : consequent upon its extension

    Oriented with north to the right. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings - French, Benjamin (benjamin Brown) - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1854
  • Map

    Plan for enlarging the grounds around the U.S. Capitol

    Oriented with north to the left. LC copy faded, fold-lined, and annotated on recto in lead pencil to identify points of interest. LC copy annotated on verso in ink: Capitol Grounds. In lead pencil: From Thomas U[E?]wing Colleciton, transferred from M.S. Div. L.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Architect of Extension of Capitol
    • Date: 1866
  • Map

    General plan for the extension of the U.S. Capitol grounds

    Oriented with north to the left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 darkened, fold-lined, and torn. Phillips. Washington 301 2 copies. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Fraser, John
    • Date: 1874
  • Map

    [Map of the proposed enlargement and replanning of the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C.].

    India ink on recto and orange wash on verso. Oriented with north to the left. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1880
  • Map

    Plan for enlarging the grounds around the U.S. Capitol

    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
    • Date: 188?
  • Map

    U.S. Capitol visitor guide : U.S. Capitol Visitor Center : [Washington D.C.].

    Each map is a floorplan showing amenities of the underground visitors' center open to tourists and the public. Title from panel. Oriented with north to the right. Includes notes, indexes to "Areas of interest", col. ill., and mailing-address panel. Text, map of "The Capitol grounds", diagram of stairways/walkways leading to the underground visitor center, and col. ill. on verso. "V-CPB-050-V2-0409." Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: United States Capitol Visitor Center (washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 2009
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    The City of Washington birds-eye view from the Potomac-looking north

    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. from above the Potomac River, looking north; prominent features listed below image.

    • Contributor: Currier & Ives - Parsons, Charles R. (charles Richard)
    • Date: 1880
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Birds eye view of the city of Washington from the dome of the U.S. Capitol Looking west

    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. with vignettes of prominent government and cultural buildings, and monuments depicted along the sides and bottom of the image.

    • Contributor: A. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1860
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Panoramic view of Washington City from the new dome of the Capitol, looking east

    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking east with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1857
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    View of Washington

    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1852
  • Photos, Prints, Drawing

    Panoramic view of Washington City from the new dome of the Capitol, looking west

    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C. looking west with the U.S. Capitol in the foreground.

    • Contributor: E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1856