Collection Items

  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington D.C. : established as the permanent seat of the government of the U.S. of Am. Shows block numbers, wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes inset "Map of the District of Columbia," statistical tables, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies shellacked, missing small edge sections, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Phillips. Washington 1376 2 copies Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    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 (Samuel Augustus) - Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Map of Washington City. Shows major streets. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Part of text on verso. LC copy torn, taped on verso, and annotated in ink in right lower margin: H[arper's] M[agazine] vol. 6--1852. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Harper & Brothers
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. "16." LC copy annotated in pencil and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., Philadelphia, 1852. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Washington. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Includes index to points of interest, inset of "Sth. part of Washington," and "Plan of the Capitol." Text on verso. Page no. on verso: 337. LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Fannins illustrated gazetteer, United States, Phelps, Fanning & Co., New York, 1853. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Phelps, Fanning & Co.
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia, U. States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, and built-up areas. Title at head of Georgetown index: Plan of Georgetown. Photocopy of map in Bohn's hand-book of Washington, 1854. Includes text, indexes to points of interest, and ill. LC copies rubber-stamped, annotated in pencil and ink, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Bohn, Casimir - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Plate 16 from atlas by S.A. Mitchell: New universal atlas ... of the world. Philadelphia : Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1854. G1019.M64 1854. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. LC copy annotated ...
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York. City map shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 1." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed, fold-lined, and annotated in pencil. Copy 2 also darkened, shellacked, and missing small sections. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - J.H. Colton & Co. - Lang & Laing Lith
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, streetcar lines, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 24." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's atlas of the world, vol. 1, J.H. Colton & Co., New York, 1855. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes note, index to points of interest, and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC Ward maps 225 LC copy fold-lined, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal government : respectfully dedicated to the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States of North America Partial cadastral map showing lot lines, individual buildings, block numbers, wards, marshes, and woods. Shows "Judicary [sic] Square"; "W. Twenty Seventh St." correctly shown. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1857, by A. Boschke ... District of Columbia. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes notes and ill. in borders. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Boschke, A. - Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal government : respectfully dedicated to the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States of North America Cadastral map showing buildings and wards. Shows "W. Twenty Seventh St." correctly; Judiciary Square shown as "Judicary Square." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: A. Boschke's personal copy. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1857 by A. Boschke ..." LC copy annotated ...
    • Contributor: Boschke, A.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Virginia" and population tables on verso. "No. 26." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Coltons general atlas, New York, 1857. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America. Shows block numbers and wards. "Entered according to an Act of Congress ... 1858, by C. Bohn ... District of Columbia." Includes note, index to points of interest, and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed. Copy 2 also annotated in ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Bohn, Casimir
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, major buildings, and extent of built-up area. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1856 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Charles Desilver, Philadelphia, 1858. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Desilver, Charles
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, major buildings, and extent of built-up area. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1856 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Cushings & Bailey, Baltimore, 1859. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Desilver, Charles - Cushings & Bailey
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Virginia" and population tables on verso. "No. 24." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's general atlas, J.H. Colton & Co., Johnson & Browning, New York, 1859. Available ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    [Map of Washington D.C. and vicinity]. Shows "Axes Arrow-Points Pottery," "Arrow Heads Axes Pottery," soapstone quarries, forts, etc. Title devised by cataloger. LC copies laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also missing upper right corner. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies. DCP
    • Contributor: Joyce's Process (Firm)
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Topographical map of the District of Columbia Partial cadastral map showing some householders' names, individual buildings, and vegetation. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also covers Virginia shoreline zone. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun, Hugh B. Sweeny, and Thos. Blagden, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia." Oriented ...
    • Contributor: Boschke, A. - McClelland, D. - Sweeny, Hugh - Blagden, Thos. (Thomas) - D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. LC copy 1 missing edge sections and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's family atlas, Johnson & Browning, Richmond, Va., 1861. Copy 2 trimmed, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Map of the vicinity of Washington, July, 1861 Relief shown by hachures. Alternate title at lower right: Washington. LC copy mounted on cardboard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Wells, J.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    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
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. "34." LC copy missing edge sections and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's atlas of the world, Johnson & Ward, New York, 1862. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson and Ward
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's family atlas, Johnson & Browning, New York, 1862. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1862