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  • Map
    A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet ...
    Map of Virginia
    Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Issued in blue slipcase designed for this map. Annotations of place names on map area in ink (red and black) and pencil. Handwritten annotations on...
    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Tanner, Henry Schenck - Dawson, E. - Giles, William Branch
    • Date: 1827
  • 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 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
    District of Columbia Shows main roads. Also covers surrounding territory in Maryland and Virginia. "Engraved for J. Melish's 'Description of the United States.'" LC copy water-stained and trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Tanner, Benjamin
    • Date: 1820
  • 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
    Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District... Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy stained, fold-lined, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] American atlas, published by H.C. Car[e]y & I. Leo [sic], Philadelphia, 1827. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster...
    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm) - Young & Delleker
    • Date: 1827
  • Map
    Plan shewing the present & proposed direction of the Canal be... Oriented with north to the left. Brown ink, blue wash, and lead pencil. Torn at edges and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 76 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Mounted on cloth backing and edged in imitation leather. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1320 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C. - Stone, W. I. - Brannan, John
    • Date: 1828
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the Un... Shows block numbers, wards, existing and proposed government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. LC Ward maps, 222 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink,...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred - Throop, G. H.
    • Date: 1829
  • Map
    Plan of square no. 378 : showing the true course of the creek... Cadastral map of block bounded by 10th, E, 9th, and D streets N.W. "Copy from the original record in my office, F.C. de Krafft S.C.W., July 5, 1828." Watermark: Budgen, (fleur-de-lis under crown). Pen-and-ink, green and blue watercolors. Fold-lined and cracked at edges. Printed 1792 Ellicott map on verso: Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C. - Hill, Samuel - Force, Peter - Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1828
  • Map
    [Cadastral map of the blocks surrounding Washington Circle, W... Cadastral map of area bounded by 24th, L. 22nd, and I streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Black and brown inks. At top in lead pencil: Section of part of the city & surveys. Soiled, missing small sections at corners, and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    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
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the Un... Shows block numbers, wards, existing and planned government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections along fold lines, mounted...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the Un... Shows block numbers, wards, existing and planned government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." From William Elliot's The Washington guide, 1822. Includes indexed table of points of interest. LC copy fold-lined, missing edge and interior sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the Unit... Shows block numbers. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 31th [sic] day of January 1820 by Peter Force of the District of Columbia." From Peter Force's A national calendar, 1820. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Mounted on cloth backing, edged in imitation leather, and annotated in lead pencil: 1820. Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Stone, William James - Force, Peter - Davis & Force
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    Plan of grounds adjacent to the Capitol showing the projected... Covers area bounded by C St. north, 1st St. east, C St. south, and 7th St. west, including eastern part of the Mall. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, some lots, dimensions, and street widths. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Watermarked: J Whatman 1794, [fleur-de-lis]. Stained, soiled, and missing small sections in margins. Accompanied by newspaper clipping: Public sale of valuable...
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District... Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy fold-lined, missing edge section, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] A complete historical, chronological & geographical American atlas, H.C. Carey & I. Lea, Philadelphia, 1822. Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm) - Young & Delleker
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about... Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Hawkes, P. - Warr, John
    • Date: 1827
  • 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
    Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about... "Entered according to Act of Congress the 3rd day of April 1827, by P. Hawkes of the State of Pennsylvania." Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Hawkes, P. - Warr, John - Calvert, T. H.
    • Date: 1827
  • 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
    Plan shewing the present & proposed directions of the Canal b... Ink and watercolor. Stained, pencil annotations in right margin, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 77. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • 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