Collection Items

  • 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
    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
    Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington sheet Topographic map. Relief shown by contours. "Surveyed in 1885-6". LC copy torn, fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Gannett, Henry - Thompson, G. (Gilbert) - Hoffman, J. D. - Howell, D. J. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Morrison's map of the country about Washington. LC copy 1 torn along fold lines. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Morrison, J. R. D. - Gedney, A. G.
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    James E. Clements' map of Washington City and surrounding country. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 88 Includes text and col. ill. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy torn and mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Clements, James E.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington, District of Columbia, and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia 7948 W U.S. Copyright Office Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Shows radial distances from White House. Across entire map area in large green letters: Thos. J. Fisher and Co. ... Washington, D.C. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington, District of Columbia, and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Shows radial distances from White House. LC copy fold-lined and rubber-stamped: Gilbert Thompson. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington, district of Columbia, and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia Shows radial distances. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 20-83 DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington sheet Geological map. Relief shown by contours. Geology "Surveyed in 1889-1891." Topography "Surveyed in 1885-6." LC copy 1 annotated in ink. Copy 2 laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 3 fold-lined and signed in ink by N.H. Darton. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Gilbert, Grove Karl - McGee, W J - Darton, Nelson Horatio - Williams, George Huntington
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Economic geology sheet, Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington quadrangle Relief shown by contours. Also shows artesian water contours. Geology "Surveyed in 1893-1899." Topography "Surveyed in 1885-86 and 95-97." Includes notes and "Sections" diagram. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Darton, Nelson Horatio - Williams, George Huntington - Keith, Arthur - Wilson, Herbert M. (Herbert Michael) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Historical geology sheet, Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington quadrangle Relief shown by contours. Geology "Surveyed in 1893-1899." Topography "Surveyed in 1895-86 and 95-97." Includes notes and "Sections" diagram. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Darton, Nelson Horatio - Williams, George Huntington - Keith, Arthur - Wilson, Herbert M. (Herbert Michael) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia 26326W2 U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names in D.C. beyond old city limits. Bar scale indicates correct scale. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Schmidt, Fred A. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names in D.C. beyond old city limits. Printed on 4 sheets assembled with additional margin sheets to form 1 sheet. Includes advertisements in margins. LC copy brittle, shellacked, mounted on cloth backing, hemmed, and sectioned to 6 sheets. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Schmidt, Fred. A. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia 30490y U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names and acreages beyond old city limits. Originally printed on 4 sheets joined to form 1. Partly hand col. LC copies shellacked, mounted on cloth backing, and sectioned to 6 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Schmidt, Fred. A. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    [Map of Washington D.C. metropolitan area showing roads and ferries as of 1792]. Relief shown by contours. Base map title: Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington sheet. Annotated in red ink to show early roads and ferries. Includes notes. LC copy stained, additionally annotated in lead pencil, and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Map showing route of District of Columbia Suburban Railway : Sept. 1892 Shows line from city center to Brookland, Langdon, and Riverdale (Md.). LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J.
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Index map for sheets, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Alternate title in upper right margin: Defenses of Washington. Facsim. of map in J.G. Barnard's A report on the defenses of Washington to the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1871. Original version: [Washington : Corps of Engineers, 1871]. "Plate 1." LC lacks other sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: U.S. Army Engineer School - Barnard, J. G. (John Gross) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia and vicinity showing the principal points of interest including the present condition of the defenses of Washington Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows radial distances from White House. "Copyright 1892, by F.L. Averill." LC copy 1 edged with cloth and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.) - District of Columbia National Guard. Engineering Platoon
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia and vicinity showing the principal points of interest including the present condition of the defenses of Washington Relief shown by hachures and spot heights on vicinity map. Vicinity map shows radial distances from White House. "Copyright 1892, by F.L. Averill." Accompanied by text: Guide to and maps of the national capital and vicinity including the fortifications. 31 p. : ill. ; 16 cm. Suburbs map includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing over ...
    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.) - District of Columbia National Guard. Engineering Platoon
    • Date: 1892