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    United States Botanic Garden, National Garden.
    National Garden at the U.S. Botanic Garden
    Shows individual plantings and pathways. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States Botanic Garden
    • Date: 2005
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    Map of Washington and Georgetown. "Combined numbers show total deaths on each square" [by race]. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from Capitol. "H. Ex. Doc. 1, Pt. VI." Includes text and sector diagram. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1880
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    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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    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, major thoroughfare plan. Scale ca. 1:50,000. "January 31, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 44.00/100.00-27337." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974
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    Plat of triangular reservation on Pennsylvania Avenue between 20th & 21st streets west : [Washington D.C.] Covers triangular park bounded by Pennsylvania Avenue and I and 21 st streets N.W. "18th November 1854." Includes "Recapitulation" table. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: French, Benjamin (Benjamin Brown) - Forsyth, William - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1854
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    Washington, District of Columbia F15804 U.S. Copyright Office Covers central Washington. Shows radial distances. Text, map of Lehigh Valley Railroad, and ill. on verso. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Lee, Chas. S. (Charles S.) - Servoss, R. D. - Lee, Chas. S.
    • Date: 1909
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    Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia, showing permanent system of highways Partial cadastral map showing radial distances, block numbers, and landowners' names for outlying tracts. Includes inset and advertisement. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, F. R. - Perley, F. A. - Wm. A. Flamm & Co.
    • Date: 1902
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    [Sketch plan for landscaping the grounds of the President's House, ca. 1802-05]. Title from accompanying photocopied pages. Drawn by different hands. Attributed variously to Benjamin Latrobe, Robert Mills, and Thomas Jefferson. Pen-and-ink with lead pencil additions. Soiled, wrinkled, fold-lined, and torn. Accompanied by handwritten letter in ink, headed "The Library of Congress," that erroneously identifies plan as "Capitol Grounds." [1] sheet ; 26 x 21 cm. Also accompanied by photocopied pages from book : The President's ...
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry - Mills, Robert - Jefferson, Thomas
    • Date: 1802
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    Federal Capital Improvements Program 2002-2007, regional & jurisdictional maps : District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia : Federal Capital Improvements Program : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area] Shows scheduled improvements and additions to federal government buildings and installations; also shows federal lands. Panel title. Includes indexes of "Projects listed by jurisdiction", 2 insets (1 of Washington city center), and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
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    Map of the city of Washington, 1883 Shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of association officers and advertisement. LC copies brittle, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink to show land tracts ca. 1792 with owners' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Washington Beneficial Endowment Association of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1883
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the mansion-house and grave-yard of the Widow Young. Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, and street names. Covers area bounded by 17th, G, 19th streets S.E., and the Anacostia River. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermark: IV. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1269 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Map of the state of Virginia
    Map of Virginia
    "August 1863." "Lith. by Chas. G. Krebs." Accompanied by cover: Map of Virginia / compiled in the office of the United States Coast Survey. Washington, D.C. : W.H. & O.H. Morrison : 15 x 10 cm. Also covers Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia and parts of adjacent states. Shows cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Map has concentric circles centered on Richmond, ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1863
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    Guide map of Washington. Shows radial distances from Capitol. Text, table of hotel rates, and advertisement on verso. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Lewis Eng. Co.
    • Date: 1884
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    The altograph of Washington City, or, stranger's guide : Selected points of interest shown pictorially. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1892 by James T. DuBois ..." Area beyond city limits not drawn to scale. Includes directory of "Where to go." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Dubois, James T. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1892
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    [Cadastral map of square 731, Washington D.C.]. Covers block bounded by Pennsylvania Av., 1st, B (Independence Av.), and 2nd streets S.E., now occupied by the Library of Congress Jefferson Bldg. Title devised by cataloger. At top: Exhibit "C." Photostat of ms. map. Includes note and 12 signatures. At top in circle: 731. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Date: 1870
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    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
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    Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From Universal magazine, July 1793, facing p. 41. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copies variously torn, fold-lined, edged with imitation leather stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by photocopy at larger scale. Phillips. Washington 1289 3 copies Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Bent, William - Baker, (Benjamin)
    • Date: 1793
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    Washington city postal guide : map showing the number of carrier deliveries by sections Relief shown by hachures. Alternate title at lower left: Map of Washington City, District of Columbia. Includes text, indexes, and directories. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Washington D.C. City Post Office
    • Date: 1886
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    Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) Covers territory of present-day Rock Creek Park and adjacent areas. Cadastral map showing householders' names. Relief shown by shading. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Watercolor on photocopy base. Label inscribed "2" affixed in upper right corner. Accompanied by letter from Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of the city of Washington showing street lamps : to accompany the annual report of the Engineer Department, D.C., for the year ending June 30, 1894. Shows electric, gas, and oil streetlights. Also shows block numbers. Includes table of "Number of lamps in service July 1, 1894" and directory of "Width of streets and avenues." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1894
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    Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, floor plan by level "9.05." Oriented with north to the left. Includes index of facilities/offices. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. General Services Administration
    • Date: 2005
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    [Partial cadastral map of the district around the Center Market, N.W. Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by 12th, D, 6th streets N.W., and the Washington Canal. Shows lots, lot numbers, and dimensions only in 4 squares. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and fold-lined. Includes computations and inset of Square 382. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1836
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    Subdivision of property in the county of Washington, D.C. Cadastral map of part of Columbia Heights N.W. showing some landowners' names. "March 1869." "Lots for sale by Kilbourn & Latta, real estate brokers ..." Includes text. LC copy missing small sections along edges and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Kilbourn & Latta
    • Date: 1869
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    Plat of land lying between road to Benning's Bridge & Cool Spring Road. Survey map of area bounded by the present Benning Rd., Oklahoma Av., and 21st St. N.E., Washington D.C. Title handwritten in pencil on cloth backing. Manuscript--ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined. Includes 3 insets and numerical computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
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    Map of the District of Columbia Shows major buildings, block numbers, and subdivision names. Relief shown by contours. Printed across entire map area in large light-green letters: Thos. J. Fisher & Co. ... Washington, D.C. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1899