Search Maps

  • Map
    Lanier Heights. Scale ca. 1:1,625. 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: 1890
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States 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
    Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria : with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography Relief shown by hachures. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes "Profile of the Alexandria Canal" and distance list. LC copy annotated in pencil: From a manuscript in the Office of the Chief of Engineers. LC copy originally printed on 6 sheets, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Date: 1835
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Shows block numbers and outlines, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolors 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 ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of Walla Walla, Washington Territory 1876. Perspective map not drawn to scale. "From the west, looking east." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 983 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and text. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 710/1
    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - A.L. Bancroft & Company - Everts & Able - Glover, E. S.
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    Panoramic view of Dayton, W.T., county seat of Columbia County 1884. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 968 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest, directory, and view "West-side of Main-Street." AACR2
    • Contributor: Wellge, H. (Henry) - Stoner, J. J. - Beck & Pauli - Wellge, H.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    [Plan of a circle within the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by spot heights. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermarked: J M. Oriented with north to the bottom. Torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 84 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    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
    Puget Sound, Washington Territory Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Shows lighthouses. "Issued in June 1878, C.P. Patterson, Superintendent." LC Civil War maps (2nd. ed.), S203 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. In top left margin: No. 662 price 40 cents In top center: Plate no. 1144 In top right margin: Electrotype copy no. 1 by G. Mathiot ...
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Lindenkohl, A.
    • Date: 1889
  • Map
    Map of fortifications and defenses of Washington. In left lower margin: Taken from a map issued by the War Department in 1865. In left upper margin: Appendix A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 682 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Hodasevich, R. A. - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of public surveys in the territory of Washington. LC Trails, 286 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies
    • Contributor: Wilson, Joseph S. - United States. General Land Office
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    To be sold at auction, Nov. 23rd 1853, at 2 o'clock P.M. on the premises, by Jas. C. Mc. Guire, auct'r : [part of N.W. Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, areas, and dimensions. "The above plat and subdivision of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road Company's property, in 'Reservation 12' and in 'Square 574' in the city of Washington, is correct. Nov. 11th 1853. Randolph Coyle." Includes note below title. LC copies fold-lined, darkened, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Coyle, Randolph - Mc. Guire, Jas. C. (James C.) - Graham, C. (Curtis ) - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1853
  • 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
    Roose's new map of Washington and its suburbs. Shows block nos. and radial distances from Post Office. Probably removed from guidebook: Roose's companion and guide to Washington and vicinity. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." LC copy brittle, fold-lined, partly hand col. to show former Tiber Creek estuary, rubber-stamped, and signed in ink: Delos Smith. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Roose, William S. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    Plan of New City in the District of Columbia : half a mile from Washington Cadastral survey map of Ivy City, Washington D.C. "Recorded in Vol. 2 of 'Record of County Surveys,' page 76." Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Dubois, N.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the Anacostia River Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and 3 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Hickey, William
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    Chart of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch from the Sister Islands to Geesboro Point and thence to the Navy Yard Bridge : with the topography of the adjacent country : made ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Approved--T.C. Mendenhall, Superintendent, U.S.C. & G.S." Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, taped, and annotated in pencil: Original is in Coast Survey. DCP
    • Contributor: Ewing, Maskell C. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1837
  • Map
    Plat of the survey and subdivision of the estate of the late Clark Mills Esq. in Washington County D.C. : made for Messers. [sic] Thomas, Lambert, and Cole, trustees, Oct. 1884 : ... Cadastral map showing buildings. At upper left: This property will be sold on Wednesday Nov. 19th 1884 ... Includes notes. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Duncanson Bros
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Bird's eye view of the city of Seattle, Puget Sound, Washington Territory, 1878. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 973 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Glover, E. S. (Eli Sheldon) - A.L. Bancroft & Company - Glover, E. S.
    • Date: 1878
  • 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
    Map of Wahkiakum County Blueprint. Shows names of some residents. LC Land ownership maps, 1378 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ouellette, L. P.
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    City of Washington showing location of sewers referred to in advertisement and specifications dated Aug. 16th 1884 Blueprint. Includes 6 sewer cross-sections. LC copy stained, fold-lined, annotated in red pencil and blue wash, 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: 1884
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington showing the progress of buildings up to October 1st 1873 15632D U.S. Copyright Office Also shows block numbers. "Equidistances 10 ft." "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1873 by J. Enthoffer in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington." LC copy accompanied by information card dated 1973. 1 sheet ; 8 x 13 cm. LC copy 1 extensively annotated in ink and watercolor to show buildings and plan for ...
    • Contributor: Enthoffer, J. (Joseph) - Enthoffer, J.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Map of the eastern section of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers, lot and block dimensions. Covers area around Lincoln Park bounded by C St. N.E., 19th St. N.E. and S.E., E St. S.E., 17th St. S.E., K St. S.E., and 11th St. S.E. and N.E. Includes "Sales list" table. LC copy fold-lined, trimmed, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in faded blue ink in sales list table. Available ...
    • Contributor: Francis R. Fava, Jr., & Co. - Walter, John H.
    • Date: 1890