Collection Items

  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of the United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... "I certify that this is a true copy of the original in this office, John Stewart, civil engineer in charge of records, 10th Oct'r 1882." Facsim. of the L'Enfant plan showing part of the street system of the original. Original version: [1791]. Includes text, notes, and descriptive index of "References." At lower right: N.I. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Stewart, John - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    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. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Printed in black only. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. LC copy fold-lined, thirded, and ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    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. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Some copies have: ... 75 cents. LC copy 1 ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    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
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    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," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Facsimile. Original version: Engrav'd by Thackara & Vallance Philad'a 1792. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. At upper left of some copies: No. 3035 price 30 cents. LC copies variously fold-lined, missing small edge sections, halved, annotated in pencil, laminated, and mounted on ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792. Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792]. Includes text and notes. LC copies accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of another exemplar with annotations in ink. Copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 torn and annotated in ink in left upper margin: No. 3043, price 30 [cents]. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8. Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Depths shown by soundings. "United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Office, Washington, May 4, 1888." Facsimile. Original version: [1798?]. In left upper margin of some copies: 3035B price 2.00 dollars. Includes text headed "Washington City, March 30th 1854" and texts of official documents. LC sheets fold-lined. Copy 2 sheets halved, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available ...
    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1797
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Facsimile. Original version: W.J. Stone sc. Wash'n. [Washington? : s.n., 1839?]. Includes indexed table of "References." In left upper margin: No. 3036 price 30 cents. Some copies have: No. 3036 price 45 cents. LC copies variously fold-lined, halved, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Stone, William James - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1839
  • Map
    Topographical map of the District of Columbia Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, annotated in lead and col. pencils, and missing corner sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Boschke, A.
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington. Includes index to points of interest and inset of "District of Columbia." LC copy soiled, trimmed, annotated "1880" in pencil, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia. Shows all streets in county area. Shows main streets and numbered wards within city limits. India ink and purple wash on tracing linen. Probably drawn by Dr. Joseph M. Toner. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Road map of the District of Coumbia [sic]. Shows streets and streetcar lines within city limits, roads and road names beyond. "Copyrighted by J.A. Wineberger." Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Wineberger, J. A. (James Albert) - Wineberger, J. A.
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Boyd's map of the city of Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia. 22348N U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers, public lands, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1882, by Wm. H. Boyd ... at Washington D.C." Includes note. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. 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.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Entwistle's handy map of Washington and vicinity : showing public buildings, churches, hotels, places of amusement, and lines of street rail roads. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Also shows block numbers. Includes notes and sector diagram. LC copy soiled, brittle, and annotated in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Entwistle, J. C.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington, 1883 Shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of association officers and advertisement. LC copies brittle, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink to show land tracts ca. 1792 with owners' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Washington Beneficial Endowment Association of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1883
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : for use of the Engineer Commissioner, District of Columbia. Shows block numbers, alleys, parks, and major buildings. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy soiled, torn, missing edge sections, and annotated in red ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1883
  • Map
    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.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    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.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes source materials note. LC copies darkened, fold-lined, torn, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Greene, F. V. (Francis Vinton) - Lydecker, G. J. (Garrett J.) - Bruff, William T. O. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C. - Greene, F. V.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    Guide map of Washington. Shows radial distances from Capitol. Text, table of hotel rates, and advertisement on verso. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Lewis Eng. Co.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington Scale ca. 1:18,000. Shows block numbers. LC copy darkened and fold-lined. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington 6106P U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers, major buildings, and streetcar lines. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington and environs Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Copyrighted 1885, by A.G. Gedney." Includes table of "Area of parks." LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and torn. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Holtzman, R. O.
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington and environs Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. "Copyrighted 1885, by A.G. Gedney." Text, advertisements, and blank area on verso. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also stained, fold-lined, and annotated in ink on cloth backing: M. Taylor ..., Mont Taylor ..., Montgomery Meigs Taylor ... Washington D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Fitch, Fox & Brown
    • Date: 1885