Collection Items

  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover... 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 - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    [Territory of Columbia]. Relief shown by hachures. City boundary labelled: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Title from later printed ed. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Soiled and fold-lined. Accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of 3 letters dated 1793 relating to the map, 1 of which signed by: ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1793
  • Map
    [Map of part of central Washington D.C. to the east of the Wh... Covers area bounded by K St., 3rd St., Constitution Av., 15th St., New York Av., and Vermont Av. N.W. Shows unidentified districts, block numbers, and some block dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    [Map of the southern part of the city of Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, Potomac River, S.W. 8th, S.W./S.E. B, and S.E. 3rd streets. Title devised by cataloger. Black, red, and blue inks, and red and blue washes. Soiled, edged in green cloth, and mounted on cloth backing. On cloth backing in lead pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Plan of the squares of the eastern extreme of the city of W. ... Covers area bounded by N.E./S.E. 23rd, N.E. C, N.E. 31st, Water, and S.E. B streets. Shows block numbers, dimensions, and street widths. Brown ink, black ink, and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes computations. Maps of 9 city blocks in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 888 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • 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
    [Map of the city of Washington and suburbs, District of Colum... Partial cadastral map showing some lots in suburban areas. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. Title devised by cataloger. India ink. All block numbers and some place-names are printed on small labels and pasted on in appropriate position. Halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    [Map of the city of Washington : showing the sub-divisions, g... Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, and block numbers. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Title from 1872 printed ed. Sheets numbered: III, IV, etc. LC sheets brittle. LC lacks sheets I and II. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Bastert, A. - Enthoffer, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1872

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  • Map
    [Map of part of Washington D.C. central business district in ... Covers area bounded by F, 6th, and 10th streets, and Constitution Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and blue wash. Torn, stained, patched, and edged in cloth. Annotated on cloth backing in lead pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    [Survey map of part of S.W. and S.E. Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Q St. S.W./S.E., Anacostia River, S St. S.W., and Potomac River. Shows block outlines and numbers, street center-lines, base points, and dimensions. Does not show lots or land ownership. Title devised by cataloger. In pencil on paper slip affixed to cloth backing: Map found in an old closet in 1859 at Mt. Vernon exhibiting a portion of the city of ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    [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
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    [Survey of an unidentified area in Washington D.C.]. From the Taggart Estate papers. Manuscript--ink and pencil. Lacks corner section and mounted on cloth backing. Includes unidentified depth profile--possibly of Anacostia River. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    [Map of Washington D.C. central business district showing wal... 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
    • Date: 1903
  • Map
    Libraries, Washington D.C. Ms. (india ink and typescript) on photocopy base map. Shows no. of vols. per library. Assemblage of several sheets mounted together on cloth backing. Internal portions excised from base map. Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Map Division
    • Date: 1926
  • Map
    Map collections in the District of Columbia Partial ms. (ink, pencil, and typescript) on col. base map. "Red seals show where to go in January 1930 for 2,500,000 of the maps in the District of Columbia." Assemblage of several sheets and adhesive seals mounted on cloth backing. Includes index indicating collection size. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Martin, Lawrence - United States. Board of Surveys and Maps of the Federal Government. Committee on Information
    • Date: 1930
  • Map
    Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the Distric... Ms. (india ink on tracing paper). Accompanied by newspaper article: Some forgotten stones mark D.C.'s first outline, The Evening Star, Monday, Jan. 2, 1950. [2] p. : ill., map ; 60 x 30 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Woodward, Fred E. (Fred Eugene) - Woodward, Fred E.
    • Date: 1906
  • Map
    [Map of landholdings in the part of Prince George's County (M... Shows landholdings as of "1784." Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink (black and purple) on tracing linen. Title devised by cataloger. Probably traced by Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Beatty and Orme. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north to the right. Stained and fold-lined. Includes notes and index of survey points. On verso in lead ...
    • Contributor: Beatty, Chas. (Charles) - Orme, Arch. (Archibald) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1784
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of Charles Carroll Jr.'s land in centra... Cadastral survey of land tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, New Troy, and Houps Addition, with owners' names. "The out lines of the Resurvey as made for Charles Carroll Jun'r the 16th day of May 1759 is shadowed with yellow." Lead pencil on tracing paper. Title devised by cataloger. Probably traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original 1793 map. From the Joseph ...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A. - Carroll, Charles - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1793
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat... Covers part of central Washington D.C. bounded by 11th, K, 13th streets, and Massachusetts Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers and outlines, buildings, and building dimensions. Pen-and-ink, purple wash, and lead pencil on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map possibly drawn by Nicholas King in 1794. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Has circular cameo ...
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N. (Nicholas)
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat... Covers area bounded by 9th, 11th, G, nd I streets N.W. Shows house and graveyard dimensions, block dimensions, and block numbers. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 65 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner collection 10. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington, in the vicinity of th... Covers area bounded by 12th, L, 15th streets, and Anacostia River waterfront S.E. Shows block numbers and outlines, buildings, and block and building dimensions. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and blue wash on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Has circular cameo impression: ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation o... Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Drawn by Nicholas King. Black and brown inks, watercolors, with additions in lead pencil. Watermarks: HR, GR (with coat-of-arms under crown). Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Accompanied by fact sheet dated 2/76. 1 sheet : ms. ; 73 x 61 ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington : on which is shewn th... Cadastral map showing original landholdings, new block numbers, new lot lines, lot numbers, and street widths. Covers area in N.E.-S.E. Washington (now Lincoln Park district) approx. bounded by Navy Yard, 3rd St. N.E.-S.E., H St. N.E., and 13th St. N.E.-S.E. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink, red ink, and watercolors. Oriented with north to the right. Drawn in southern/northern segments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    [Survey map of land tracts in N.W. Washington D.C. near the o... Shows "Rock Creek," "City boundary," and tract identified as "Surve[y] of part of a tra[ct] called The Widows Mite for Col. G. Bell U.S.A." Pen-and-ink and lead pencil on tracing paper. Title devised by cataloger. Probably drawn by Dr. Joseph M. Toner ca. 187-. Possibly traced from an earlier survey map. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north ...
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    [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
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    [Map of B Street Sewer and associated ponds, Washington D.C.]. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Includes cross-section of sewer, ponds, and associated masonry structures. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Plan for sewering the city of Washington, D.C. : and at the s... "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.
    • Date: 1874
  • Map
    Part of map of Washington City D.C. showing the track of the ... Covers area bounded by A Street N.E./N.W., 3rd Street N.W., Florida Avenue, and 12th Street N.E. Also shows block numbers and elevations of block corners. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Brittle, lacking sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes note and track profile. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    [Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bo... Shows waterfront, wharves, and bridges. Depths shown by soundings. Title from Phillips's Descriptive list of maps and views of Washington. On verso in ink: Handed to the Surveyor by Mr. J.P. Ingle for safe keeping, Nov. 29, 1830. Ink and wash. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Text in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Ingle, John P.
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Map of property purchased from the United States by Wm. T. Do... "6th November 1854." Partial cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, lot boundaries, and dimensions. Covers southeastern Georgetown and Foggy Bottom waterfront areas. At head of title: (Copy). India ink, col. ink, and watercolor. Stained and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1382 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Dove, Wm. T. (William T.)
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Map showing holdings along Eastern Branch Also shows original land tracts and tract numbers. From the Taggart Estate papers. India ink, col. inks, blue pencil, and lead pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Assessor's Office - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1909
  • Map
    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
  • Map
    The Part of a circle at the meeting of Pennsylvania & Kentuck... 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
    • Date: 1811
  • Map
    Plat of the Bladensburg Turnpike and old road to Carrollsburg. Also shows Maryland Avenue N.E. India ink, watercolor, and pencil. On cloth backing in pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. One of 12 maps. Edged with brown cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    [Map of part of Brightwood, Washington D.C., showing houses, ... Partial cadastral map showing zoning boundary. Ms. (col. pencil and ink). From the estate of Alfred Klakring, Nov. 30, 1940. Partial 1930 calendar, world map, and nautical chart on verso of some maps. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Klakring, Alfred
    • Date: 1930

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  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation ... Relief shown by hachures. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Shows block numbers, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermarked: 1794, [fleur-de-lis]. Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by fact sheet. 1 sheet ; 61 x 46 cm. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation ... Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Shows block numbers and outlines, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolors on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with t... 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 - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 179?
  • Map
    The plot of Carroll'sburgh : [part of Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Torn and fold-lined. Accompanied by index of lots: List of the original proprietors of the lots in Carrollsburg, with the numbers ... [6] p. : ms. ; 64 x 21 cm. or smaller, folded in leather binder 36 x 23 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    The plat of Carroll'sburg : [part of Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers. Probably traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original 179- ms. map. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Torn, fold-lined, stained, and missing small internal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
  • Map
    Plat of Carrollsburg Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers and some initials of proprietors. Alternate title in ink on verso: Plan of Carrollsburg that now forms a part of Washington City. Brown and red inks. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Fold-lined, missing small sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Deakins, Francis
    • Date: 1770
  • Map
    Original divisions of market squares : [Washington D.C.]. Covers vicinity of Center Market bounded by 4th, B, 11th, and D streets N.W. Shows block outlines, numbers, and dimensions. Pen-and-ink (black and brown) on tracing linen. Probably traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from an earlier map dated ca. 180-. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
  • Map
    [Plan of the Center Market and surrounding squares, Washingto... Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 6th, D, and 10th streets N.W. Market building shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and watercolor. Ink-stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Phillips. Washington, 354 DCP
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    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.
    • Date: 1824
  • Map
    Hall and Elvans' subdivision, Meridian Hill. Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots "Owned by Mr. Blaine." From the Breckinridge family papers. In upper left corner: S. C. Hill, Real Estate and Loans, Life and Fire Insurance. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 700/1
    • Contributor: Hill, S. C. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    [Map of Meridian Hill subdivision, Washington, D.C., showing ... Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Copy of map showing proposed extension of Sixteenth Street an... Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and col. pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes inset. Accompanied by statistical data sheet. (1 leaf ; 27 x 19 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5; 650/6; 700/1
    • Contributor: McPherson, Donald - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    [Survey map of area at Meridian Hill, Washington D.C.]. Covers are bounded by Florida Avenue, 13th, V, 15th streets, and New Hampshire Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink and lead-pencil. Watermarked: A 1815. Faced with gauze. Includes ill. and computations. Notes and computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1815
  • Map
    Profile of 6th Street between Frederick and Market streets Covers Dent Place between 33rd and 34th streets N.W., Georgetown, Washington D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink with lead-pencil guidelines. Soiled and stained. Includes note and outline map of street. On verso in ink: Profile of 6th Street between Frederick & Market streets, 1858, Geotown D.C. No. 109, page 4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Ellipse at White Lot : [Washington D.C.] Black and col. inks. Torn along edges and annotated in lead pencil on verso. Includes table of circumferences. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1260 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Stewart, John
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Fort Driveway : [Washington D.C.]. Shows proposed Fort Drive (N.W. and N.E.) and associated fortifications. Partial cadastral map. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title printed in lead pencil. Base map title at upper right: Permanent system of highways, second section, District of Columbia : March 1898. Alternate base map title at upper left: District of Columbia : October 1897. Pen-and-ink, col. pencil, and lead pencil on printed base ...
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Plat of the sub-division of part of a tract of land called "F... Cadastral map showing lot dimensions, acreages, and numbers. "Dec. 14th 1881." Accompanied by ms. sketch map of part of D.C. with date 1758. 1 sheet : ms., pencil ; 19 x 25 cm. Includes notes and acreage table. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    [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. ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Frogland, Georgetown D.C. & H. Balls lot, Viginia [sic]. Cadastral survey maps. Title in ink on verso. "Done for Mr. William Redin." At upper left in large letters: W. Redin Esq. From the Taggart Estate papers. Brown and black inks with additions in lead pencil. Soiled and cracked along edges. On verso in ink: Index no. 58, page 2. No. 58. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Part of Georgetown, Maryland Cadastral survey map of area bounded by 33rd St., M St., Wisconsin Av. N.W., and the Georgetown waterfront, Washington D.C. Does not show ownership. Relief shown by hachures. Red ink, black ink, and blue wash. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 508 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1752
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown, 1796 Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names. India ink. Torn, mounted on cloth backing, and with red-star seals affixed near examiners' names. Includes inset, examination and registration statements, and clerk's and examiners' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Bastert, A.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washin... Shows buildings in different colors, some landowners' names, and unidentified profiles along streets. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black ink, red ink, and watercolors. Watermark: Budgen 1799 (with device under crown). Soiled, torn, assembled from small sheets of paper, thirded, edged with cloth, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1799
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown, D.C., April 1934 : present names of street... Also shows proposed street extensions. Authorship statement on verso in ink. Latex(?) paints on canvas. Brittle, fold-lined, missing small sections, and quartered. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Fullalove, T. R. - Library of Congress
    • Date: 1934
  • Map
    Lane from Road Street, Georgetown, to Barnards house and land... 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
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    William Corcoran's subdivision of lots : between High & Congr... Cadastral map showing landowners' names. Covers block bounded by Wisconsin Av., N, 31st, and M streets N.W. "Sept. 19th 1839." Title in ink in 2 hands on verso. Pen-and-ink. Soiled and stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3851 Phillips. Washington 495 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)
    • Date: 1839
  • Map
    No. 1. Survey for John Davidson ; No. 2. Lots surveyed on 1st... Cadastral survey maps showing landowners' names. "Book 1839, 40, last part, Octo'r 28th 1843." Title from verso. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, and missing edge sections. Two incomplete surveys maps in ink and lead pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 496 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1843
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    Survey of parts of lots nos. 251 & 252 in Beattie & Hawkins a... Cadastral survey map of tracts adjacent to "High Street Continued." Black ink, red ink, and yellow wash. Annotated in lead pencil and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Brewer, H. W. (Henry W.) - Brewer, H. W.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Plat of the tracts of land called "Mill Seat," "Philadelphia,... 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.
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Plat of survey of lots C and D in sq. 100, Georgetown D.C. Cadastral survey map of 4 lots at the northwest corner of 31st and P streets N.W. Red ink, black ink, and lead pencil. Watermark: The American linen paper. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 524 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    [Eight grade profiles of streets in Georgetown, Washington D.... 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
    • Date: 1853
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    Plat of that part of the Washington & Rockville Turnpike Road... 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
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Hamburgh : [part of Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map of the proposed town of Hamburg D.C. showing lot lines, numbers, and street widths. Lead pencil on tracing paper. Probably traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from an earlier map dated ca. 180-. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Includes survey notes (upside-down). At upper left: (5). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
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    [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, ...
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    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)
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Plan of New City in the District of Columbia : half a mile fr... Cadastral survey map of Ivy City, Washington D.C. "Recorded in Vol. 2 of 'Record of County Surveys,' page 76." Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Dubois, N.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Plan of the present situation of the City Hall on the square ... Both maps are surveys covering Judiciary Square N.W. and immediate vicinity, Washington D.C. Title from larger map. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Larger map watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Larger map includes notes and computations. Pencilled computations on verso of smaller map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 367 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1826
  • Map
    Plat of the tracts of land comprising the tract known as "Kal... Cadastral survey mapo showing landowners' names. "Jan. 1886." Black ink, red pencil, and watercolor. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 571 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1886
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    [Drawing of part of Lanier Heights, Washington, D.C., showing... Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the 2 squares bounded by Lanier Place, Quarry Road, Columbia Road, and Adams Mill Road N.W. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Lanier Heights. Scale ca. 1:1,625. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Library site : [Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.]. Covers site of Library of Congress Jefferson and Adams buildings and surrounding squares. "Traced from a plat map, about 1861, in Division of Maps." Lead pencil. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    [Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relati... Shows boundaries and names of original landholdings. Indicates "Approximate position of L. of C.--located by a later survey." "Traced from a map in 'Potomac Flats Case,' vol. VI." Lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    Plan of the west end of the public appropriation in the city ... Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Edged in cloth and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by exhibit caption: 717. Latrobe's suggestion for the national university. [2] p. ; 11 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes computations. Phillips. Washington 596 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1816
  • Map
    Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds... 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)
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of Squares A and B adjacent to Pennsylv... Covers blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Black ink, brown ink, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 890 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Plan of squares marked A. & B. in Mr. Bulfinch's plan, divide... Cadastral map of the blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Brown ink, tan wash, and lead pencil. Watermark: J Whatman 1794. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 889 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    "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
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    Profile of Olive Street between Washington Street and Rock Cr... Pen-and-ink. Faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. Includes note and map of street with sections of intersecting streets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 504 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Paper-Mill tract : [on Rock Creek, N.W. Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral survey map showing mill, cistern, millrace, dam, and associated features. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled, torn, fold-lined, missing sections at edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. On cloth backing in lead pencil: No. 160.---Paper Mill Road and contiguous lands, R-P-21. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1849
  • Map
    [Map of part of Pennsylvania Avenue and the Washington Canal ... 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
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    True copy of plat as recorded in Gov. Shepherd, page 141 : [p... Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers, dimensions, and areas. Covers area bounded by Park Rd., Georgia Av., Otis Pl., and New Hampshire Av. N.W. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Plat of part of Pleasant Plains and Lemar's Outlet : being an... Cadastral map. "For sale by Austin P. Brown, real estate and loans ... Washington, D.C." India ink. Title, authorship and distributor's statements, street names, lot numbers, and some lot owners' names printed on separate slips and affixed to recto. Halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Brown, Austin P.
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of... Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off... Covers R Street between 34th and 35th streets N.W. On verso in ink: Profile of 8th Street between Fayette & Frederick streets--1858 by order of Corporation, Geo'town D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink and orange wash. Soiled and torn. Includes notes and 3 cross-sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 497 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Plat prepared for Committee on Parks and Reservations, Washin... Shows proposed park, bridges, and "Driveway" between National Zoo and Potomac Flats N.W. India ink. Includes text and cross-section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Looker, Henry - Washington Board of Trade. Committee on Parks and Reservations
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (s... 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.
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    [Manuscript map of Seventeenth Street N.W. between E Street a... Partial cadastral map showing lot lines, lot and block numbers, and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. At top in ink: Presidents Square. Pen-and-ink with additions in lead pencil. Watermark: U S [word unclear]. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes, computations, and ancillary sketch map of block labelled "Bank of earth south of War Office" in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Graduation of 17th Street West shewing the continuation of th... 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. (Nicholas) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, N.
    • Date: 1805
  • Map
    Profile of Washington & Fayette streets, Georgetown, D.C. Washington Street profile covers 30th Street between Q and R streets N.W. Fayette Street profile covers 35th Street between Volta Place and Wisconsin Avenue N.W. Alternate title: Profile of Washington & Fayette streets. From the Taggart Estate papers. Oriented with north to the left. Black, brown, blue inks, and lead pencil. Soiled and cracked at edges. Includes notes, statistical tables, computations, and outline maps ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Profile of Valley Street taken up the center from the curb li... Covers Thirty-Second Street between P and R streets N.W. Oriented with north to the left. Black, brown, red inks, and light brown and green washes. Soiled, stained, faced with gauze, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text, partial cadastral map of Valley Street, and statement of approval. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 506 Vault ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Profiles of a piece of excavation lying between the intersect... Covers Thirty-Fifth Street and Wisconsin Avenue N.W., Georgetown, Washington D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and blue wash. Ink-stained, faced with gauze, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 499 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Goose Creek : [Washington D.C.] Covers Tiber Creek estuary in the area now occupied by the Mall. Shows proposed Washington D.C. street alignments. Pen-and-ink and brown wash. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Watermark: J Whatman (with fleur-de-lis under crown). Oriented with north to the bottom. Stained, missing section at lower right corner, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Henry
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    Map of Tiber Creek, from its mouth to the extent of tide wate... Covers area now occupied by the Mall. Shows proposed Washington D.C. street alignments and proposed canal. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink, blue wash, and blue pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Watermark: GR (with reginal figure in cartouche under crown). Oriented with north to the bottom. Foxed and mounted on cloth backing. On verso in lead pencil: No. 6. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Plan of the proposed basin at the mouth of the Tiber : [Washi... Covers northern part of Mall between 15th and 17th streets N.W., not the present location of the Tidal Basin. Also shows "Canal" and "Proposed canal." Photocopy of ms. map in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy annotated in pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin - Roberts, N. S. (Nathan Smith)
    • Date: 1829
  • Map
    Tract of land, conveyed by deed of Chas. Paine & wife, Cather... Cadastral survey map. Title from cloth backing. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Foxed, fold-lined, trimmed, and mounted on cloth backing. Title and notes in ink on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1879
  • Map
    "The Rest" : [part of Tenleytown, Washington D.C.] Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names. "June 1888." Pen-and-ink, col. pencils, and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text mentioning "Tennally Town." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latimer, Wm. J. (William J.)
    • Date: 1888