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  • Map
    City of Washington and suburbs. Shows radial distances from the Capitol, block numbers, and proposed streets. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy soiled, torn along fold lines, and annotated in pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1910
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington, in the vicinity of the upper Eastern Branch ferry, shewing the situation of the buildings & grave yards belonging to the Widow Wheler. 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
    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Road classifications shown by red overprint dated "Mar. 1932." Includes notes. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1932
  • Map
    [D.C. & vicinity to Beltway]. Double-line street map. Title from publisher's price list. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1981
  • Map
    [Map of northeastern Washington D.C. showing 18th and 19th-century land ownership]. "Explanation of the land sold by Mr. D.C. Marshal in 18[3?]3 ..." Lead pencil and ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, sectioned to 3 sheets, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, mass transportation plan. Scale ca. 1:135,000. "January 31, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 40.00/100.00-27336." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974
  • Map
    Map showing properties under jurisdiction of the Architect of the Capitol : [Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.] Also shows government buildings and block numbers. Oriented with north to the left. Blue-line print. Includes notes and inset of "U.S. Botanic Gardens nursery at D.C. Village." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Architect of the Capitol - White, George M. (George Malcolm)
    • Date: 1992
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    Plat showing proposed U.S. military reservation at Fort Stevens D.C. Partial cadastral map. Blueprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Looker, Henry - Hale, M. J.
    • Date: 1902
  • Map
    Entwistle's handy map of Washington and vicinity : showing public buildings, churches, hotels, places of amusement, and lines of street rail roads. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from the Capitol. On accompanying directory: Entered in the Office of the Librarian of Congress in the year 1876, by J.C. Entwistle, of Washington, D.C. Does not have copyright statement in lower margin. Includes notes and sector diagram. LC copy 1 fold-lined, torn, and taped. Copy 2 soiled, trimmed, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Entwistle, J. C.
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    Index map to Washington County plats, District of Columbia : from official records Shows land tracts with owners' names beyond old city limits. "The heavy red lines show the division of the map into Books 1, 2, 3 & 4 ..." Published "January 1st 1892." Originally printed on 6 sheets joined to form 1. Includes note. LC copy shellacked, brittle, mounted on cloth backing, and sectioned to 6 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J. - Trimble, Matthew - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    The Mall and vicinity, Washington : 1927 Shows government buildings and government lands. "7951." LC copy thirded and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.) - Clark, Geo. E. (George E.) - Cannon, J. Q. - United States. Congress. Senate - United States. Army. Engineer Reproduction Plant
    • Date: 1927
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    Map of the city of Washington D.C. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Sectional title at upper left: Plan of Georgetown. Includes ill. LC copies accompanied by cut-out title area from another copy, annotated on verso in ink: No. 49, filed Feb'y 13, 1851, Robert P. Smith, prop'r. Copy 1 torn, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, torn, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1850
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    Plan of the proposed basin at the mouth of the Tiber : [Washington D.C.] 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
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    Plat prepared for the Committee on Parks and Reservations, Washington Board of Trade : [Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway, Washington D.C.] Shows proposed park, bridges, and "Proposed driveway" between National Zoo and Potomac Flats N.W. Blueprint. Includes text and cross-section. LC copy extensively annotated in pencil colors to show creek, proposed parklands, streets, and parkway. 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
    Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia 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
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    Sub division of square 1013, containing 44,805 sqr. feet : [southeastern Washington, D.C.]. Scale ca. 1:480. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Covers the area bounded by Massachusetts Avenue, Thirteenth Street, B Street, Kentucky Avenue, and Lincoln Park. Vault DCP AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1870
  • 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
    Tacoma. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 982 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. illus., index to points of interest, and map. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Carson, Will
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Pictorial map of Washington, D.C. F24620 U.S. Copyright Office Covers central Washington and adjacent part of Arlington (Va.). Selected points of interest shown pictorially. Includes notes and ill. LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Capital Sight-Seeing Co.
    • Date: 1914
  • 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
    Map of Port Angeles, Washington territory.
    Map showing the townsite of Port Angeles and vicinity
    Includes inset of the coast of Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Territory of Columbia Relief shown by hachures. Printed along city boundary: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Roads watercolored in brown and estuary in light blue. Missing edge section, stained, fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with leatherette strips. Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1794
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    No. 1. Magruder & Bealls "Honesty" ; No. 2. Alexander Island, Alexandria County, Va. Cadastral survey maps. "Beginning of the Resurvey of Honesty ... January 1st 1753 for 865 acres." From the Joseph M. Toner papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, taped, missing small sections, and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1753
  • Map
    The Matthews-Northrup up-to-date map of Washington, D.C. Cover title: The Matthews-Northrup up-to-date map, Washington City. "Also published indexed in vest-pocket style." Includes index to points of interest. Text, indexes, and blank area on verso. "6.93." LC copies torn. Copy 2 also missing sections of index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Plat of the tracts of land comprising the tract known as "Kalorama" : part of original tracts of land called "Widow's Mite" and "Pretty Prospect" situated in the District of Columbia : ... 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