Collection Items

  • 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
  • Map
    Map of Washington City and Georgetown Hand colored to emphasize ward areas; wards are numbered. Removed from textual publication: Victor Hannot's street directory of Washington and Georgetown, 1863. Classification number F203.7.A1 H3. LC copy imperfect: Torn at fold lines, torn at left margin, taped. Includes index of public buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: A. Hoen & Co. - Hannot, Victor
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows wards, block numbers, extent of built-up area, major buildings, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 22." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton, ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows wards, block numbers, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. Part of gazetteer on verso. "34." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, Johnson & Ward, New York, 1863. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson and Ward
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows wards, block numbers, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. Part of atlas gazetteer on verso. "34." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, Johnson & Ward, New York, 1864. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson and Ward
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America Shows wards and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861, by S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "26." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Mitchell's new general atlas, S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., Philadelphia, 1865. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Gamble, W. H.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington. Shows wards, extent of built-up area, major buildings, block numbers, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 26." LC copy stained at edges and rubber-stamped in lower margin: Published 1865. Available also ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "29." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Mitchell's new general atlas, S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia, 1867. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington, the capitol of the United States of America. Scale ca. 1:27,500. Hand colored. Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "30." LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 651/1; 700/1
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Gamble, W. H.
    • Date: 1867
  • 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, major buildings, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. Includes ill. Part of atlas gazetteer on verso. "39." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, A.J. Johnson, New York, 1867. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Johnson's Washington and Georgetown. Shows block numbers, wards, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1868, by A.J. Johnson ... New York." "41." LC copy darkened, fold-lined, torn, missing small interior sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1868
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington. Shows block numbers, wards, railroads, and radial distances from Capitol. LC Ward maps, 226 LC copies fold-lined, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also annotated in ink and col. pencils. Copy 3 also annotated in lead pencil to show lands of original proprietors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies DCP
    • Contributor: W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1868
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America Also covers Georgetown. Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "30." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Mitchell's new general atlas, Philadelphia, 1869. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Gamble, W. H.
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    Johnson's Washington and Georgetown. Shows block and ward numbers, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1868 by A.J. Johnson ... New York." "41." LC copy darkened, missing small edge sections, and accompanied by information card: [From] Johnson's atlas of the world, A.J. Johnson, 1869. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett)
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    Map of the north western portion of the city of Washington Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Potomac River, Rock Creek, 13th St. N.W., and Constitution Av. N.W. Relief shown by contours and gradient tints. Also shows fire-alarm boxes and hydrants. In upper margin: Sheet No. I. Includes "Table showing the width of the streets [and] avenues." LC copy fold-lined, shellacked, missing small sections, halved, mounted on cloth backing, annotated ...
    • Contributor: Olmstead, J. F. - Chittenden, George
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map of Washington City, District of Columbia Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. From the Breckinridge family papers. LC copy fold-lined. Indexed for points of interest. 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: 1870