Search Maps

  • Map
    Map of the cities of Washington and Georgetown, D.C. : exhibiting the public buildings, principal hotels, churches, etc. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. Hand col. to show concrete, wood, and stone paved streets. Includes directory of points of interest. LC copy soiled, missing small internal sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Delaware and Maryland. General-content state map hand colored to distinguish counties. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington D.C. This map is a page removed from Morse & Gaston's atlas: The diamond atlas with descriptions of all countries. Volume 1, the Western Hemisphere. New York : 1857 (LC classification G1019 .C4515 1857). LC copy imperfect: Torn along lower sheet edge, typewritten source note attached to...
    • Contributor: Morse & Gaston
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington Scale ca. 1:18,000. Shows block numbers. LC copy darkened and fold-lined. From the Breckinridge family papers. 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: 1884
  • Map
    [Cadastral map of part of the West End, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map showing unidentified tinted lots, lot numbers, and block numbers. Shows cadastral information for area bounded by Rock Creek, P, 22nd, and K streets N.W. Shows block outlines for area bounded by Rock Creek, Q, 18th, G, and 28th streets N.W. Does not show landowners' names. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and lead pencil. Faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing....
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Triangulation diagram, vicinity of Washington, D.C. : September 1962. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Alternate title in upper margin: Washington and vicinity. Alternate title in lower right margin: Vicinity of Washington, D.C. "Base map by United States, Department of the Interior, Geological Survey." State grids. Includes notes. "A-2871-2+." LC copy laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1962
  • Map
    Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity : 1942. "142." Selected buildings shown pictorially on city map. Title from panel. "Copyright, General Drafting Co., Inc." Includes text, indexes to points of interest, Alexandria inset, sector diagram, col. ill., and advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy torn along fold lines. DCP
    • Contributor: General Drafting Company - Standard Oil Company
    • Date: 1942
  • 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
  • Map
    [Property survey of that part of Prince Georges County, Maryland, later to become central Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey of tracts identified as Duddington Manor, New Troy, Gordons Meadows, Gleanings, Elinor, Bealls Leveles, Duddington Pasture, etc. Photocopy of ms. survey map. Oriented with north to the right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes text and notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Typewritten label affixed to cloth backing of LC copy: Photostat from negative in the Department of Justice--an exhibit in...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1760
  • Map
    [Planned redevelopment study of part of the District of Columbia east of the Capitol]. Covers area bound by 3rd St. NW-SW, I St. NW-NE, 41st St. NE-SE, and L St. SW-SE. Blueprint. Originally printed on 6 sheets. "1-16-1." LC copy annotated in red wax pencil: Study by National Capital Park & Planning Commission 1929. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Park and Planning Commission
    • Date: 1929
  • Map
    A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0 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
    Chesapeake Bay watershed, percent change in farming of prime farmland 1982-1992 Shows increase/decrease of prime farmland by 10% increments within hydrologic units (regions). Also covers Susquehanna River watershed. Includes notes. "6-49." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service
  • Map
    [Eight grade profiles of streets in Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Title devised by cataloger. On cloth backing in lead pencil: Profiles showing grading of Market St. east side and west side of Duck Lane etc., 1853. At lower left in lead pencil: Lewis Carbery, reported to Carpenter, Sept'r 1853. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Also shows block numbers, major buildings, proposed streets, and subdivision boundaries. Legend title: Location of street railways. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC sheets trimmed, annotated in pencil, rubber-stamped, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1908
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." 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: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Centro Kennedy para las Artes Escénicas, guía oficial del parque
    Centro Kennedy para las Artes Escénicas, guide officiel
    Location map showing approach routes to the Kennedy Center in Foggy Bottom, Washington D.C.; not a map of the Center itself. Kennedy Center and Lincoln Memorial shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1993--342-398/60066." In Spanish; subtitle on recto erroneously in French. Panel title. Oriented with north to the left. Includes text and ill. (some col.). Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1993
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia including the cities of Washington, Georgetown, and Alexandria, Virginia. Shows wards and districts. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes ancillary map of Alexandria. LC copy 1 quartered, trimmed, has center section cut out, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. : 1927 Relief shown by contours. Oriented with north to the left. Includes note. "7555." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital - Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.) - Clark, Geo. E. (George E.) - Elliott, S. - United States. Army. Engineer Reproduction Plant
    • Date: 1927
  • Map
    Post-card map, vicinity of Washington D.C. E13284 U.S. Copyright Office Postcard map showing steam and electric railroads. Title on verso: Post card. Notation and address areas on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1908
  • Map
    Washington DC Scale not given. Folded title: Welcome to Washington. Covers Washington central business district. Includes text, tourist information, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, map of Washington region, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1977
  • Map
    Welcome to Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1988--201-938/80017. Reprint 1988." Panel title. Includes text and col. ill. Text, tourist information, region map, 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: 1988
  • Map
    A bird's eye view of the National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C.
    National Zoological Park, zoo map
    Oriented with north toward the upper right. Imperfect: Slightly use-worn. Includes text, indexes to points of interest, and col. ill. Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Zoological Park (U.S.)
    • Date: 2001
  • Map
    Exhibit chart showing streets & avenues of the cities of Washington and Georgetown, improved under the Board of Public Works, D.C. : Nov. 1st 1873 : water mains. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. Includes notes. In printer's cartouche: 466. LC copy soiled, annotated in ink, laminated, mounted on cloth backing, and impressed with ownership seal: Toner Library. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, J.F. - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. 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 used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological...
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • 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. Watermarks: J Whatman, Budgen, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Includes text and notes. LC copy soiled, torn, and annotated in ink at upper right: This map is one of the original impressions from the "Boston Plate" of 1792 ... Hugh J. Taggart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1278 Vault...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, mass transportation plan. Scale ca. 1:130,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 40.00/100.00-27705." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974