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  • Map
    [Map of streetcar lines in Anacostia and surrounding districts, S.E. Washington D.C.]. Shows "Anacostia & Potomac River R.R.," "Proposed route--Anacostia, Surattsville & Brandywine Ry.," and subdivision names and boundaries. Relief shown by contours. Title devised by cataloger. "To accompany the report of the Commissioners, D.C., on Senate bill #3343 (1-18-04, H.D.Y.)." Oriented with north toward the upper left. In right lower margin: S Rep 2961 58 3. In upper right corner: No. 42866/2 E.D. Available also...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1904
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    Reconnaissance of "Anacostia" above Wash. Navy Yd. Covers part of Anacostia River in Washington D.C. "Aug. 18th 1861." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. India ink and blue wash. Includes note. At upper left: 211, L. Sheet 16. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 689.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Cluss, A. - Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the District of Columbia 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
    Sixteenth Street Heights, D.C. Cadastral map. Includes location map and col. ill. "S.O. 21273." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Heater, Robert E.
    • Date: 1910
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    Rock Creek Park Panel title: Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. Includes note and trail directory. Text, telephone directory, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1981
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    The White House Bird's-eye view with floors separated to reveal floorplans. "*GPO: 1996--404-952/40018. Reprint 1996." Panel title. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text and col. ill. Text and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1996
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... 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
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    Wesley Heights, adjoining new Methodist University Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by John F. Waggaman, real estate broker ... Washington, D.C." Includes location map and col. ill. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell & Greenough - Waggaman, John F.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological profile of Loudoun County." Mounted on cloth...
    • Contributor: United States. War Dept. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J.
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. LC copy torn at edges and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    World War II Memorial, Washington, D.C.
    World War Two Memorial, Washington, D.C.
    Low-angle aerial view (drawing). "*GPO:2007--330-358/00670. Reprint 2007." Title from panel. Oriented with north to the right. Includes text and ill. (some col.). Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2007
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    The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8. Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Depths shown by soundings. "United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Office, Washington, May 4, 1888." Facsimile. Original version: [1798?]. Includes text headed "Washington City, March 30th 1854" and texts of official documents. LC copies annotated in red ink to correct document no. to 653. Copy 1 also laminated, sectioned, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also...
    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Congress. Senate - Dermott, James R.
    • Date: 1909
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    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. Also shows "Battle field at Bull Run fought July 21st 1861." At head of title: Surveys for military defences. "Additions & corrections for Rappahannock and Rapid Ann Rivers and their vicinity ..." added to data used in compilation. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes "Data...
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Land in Hall and Elvan's subdivision of Meridian Hill, District of Columbia, for public park. Cadastral survey map of lands to be taken for proposed Meridian Hill Park. Covers area bounded by W and Euclid streets, a line ca. 375 ft. west of 16th Street, and a line ca. 400 ft. east of 15th Street N.W. Shows lot lines, dimensions, and square-footage area data. Table from accompanying report. In accompanying report: March 17, 1908--Ordered to be printed, with map....
    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1908
  • 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
  • Map
    Meiguo shou du Huashengdun, Gelunbiya Tequ = Washington, DC Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1982--361-609/183." Chinese and English. Panel title: Huan ying dao Huashengdun lai. Includes text and col. ill. Text, tourist information, col. ill., map of Washington region, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1982
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "Remarks" and coat-of-arms. LC copy 1 foxed, fold-lined, taped on verso, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] American atlas, for Winterbotham history, John Reid, New York, 1796. Copy 2 fold-lined, darkened, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the...
    • Contributor: Reid, John - Rollinson, William - Wayland, Levi - Smith, Charles
    • Date: 1795
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    [Map of Meridian Hill subdivision, Washington, D.C., showing selected residential lots]. 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
    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, general land use objectives: 1970/1985. Scale ca. 1:32,000. "12/11/68." "Map file no. 04.00/100.00-25415." LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1969
  • Map
    Map of Washington, D.C. 15968Y U.S. Copyright Office Baltimore & Ohio Railroad shown in red. Includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 trimmed and annotated in blue pencil on verso. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Map of the seat of war! Another issue. Various scales. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17 Containing a map of the vicinity of Washington, Baltimore, Harper's Ferry and Annapolis, with five mile distance lines from Washington. Map showing the railroad routes, coast lines and forts, between Boston and Norfolk harbor; map of Norfolk harbor, Fort Monroe and vicinity, with 1 mile distance lines from Ft. Monroe; Map of the...
    • Contributor: Louis Prang and Company
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Map of Cowlitz County, Washington Blueprint. Shows names of some residents. Annotated in yellow marker and mounted on cloth back. Includes list of voting precincts. LC Land ownership maps, 1372 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lane, F. M.
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    Jarvis' Map of Washington. Covers city center. Selected buildings shown pictorially. LC copies annotated in pencil and rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies. DCP
    • Contributor: Jarvis, J. F. (John F.)
    • Date: 1892
  • 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
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    [Topographical map of the District of Columbia showing Civil War forts]. Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title devised by cataloger. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year ... [year unclear, names unclear] ... in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia." Blue-line print. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy halved....
    • Date: 1870