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    Map of the city of Washington showing project for re-arrangement of water distribution system Relief shown by contours. LC copy torn along fold-lines and annotated in ink: D.C.--Operations of the Engineer Dept., 1900. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Cole, Chas. D. (Charles D.) - District of Columbia. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1900
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    Washington, the nation's capital
    Seeing the nation's capital
    Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Shows radial distances from Washington Monument. Also shows Tourmobile shuttle routes. "*GPO:2009--349-224/80284 Reprint 2009." Title from panel. Includes text and tourist information directory. Text, city chronology, illustrative facsims. of L'Enfant and McMillan plans, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks - United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2009
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    United States city plans 1:36,000. Washington and vicinity "Elevations in feet." Alternate title in right lower margin: Washington and vicinity, District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia. "Printed by Army Map Service, Corps of Engineers, 11-55 180159." "Base map copied in July 1952 ..." UTM grid. Standard map series designation: Series V901. Includes notes, grid diagram, and boundary diagram. LC copy laminated, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: United States. Army Map Service - Regional Highway Planning Committee for Metropolitan Washington
    • Date: 1955
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    Bird's eye view of the city of Seattle, W.T., Puget Sound, county seat of King County 1884. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 974 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and 2 views. AACR2
    • Contributor: Wellge, H. (Henry) - Stoner, J. J. - Beck & Pauli - Wellge, H.
    • Date: 1884
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    Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC
    Rock Creek Park
    Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO:2011--365-615/80777 Reprint 2011." Title from panel. Includes note and directory of trails. Text, park phone 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: 2011
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    Map of the District of Columbia, October 1907 : showing present and proposed streets : compiled form [sic] latest data at the Office of the Engineer Commissioner, District of Columbia E XXc 11785 U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers. "Copyrighted October 1907 ..." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company - Nash, J. O. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1907
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    Map of the Washington Territory : west of the Cascade Mountains
    Washington Territory
    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Depth shown by soundings. Shows roads, government reserves, Indian reservations and prairies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Stained and torn along fold lines. LC copy stamped in purple ink in lower right corner of each sheet: G&M Division, Library of Congress. Vendor: Moeb, Thomas. Acquisitions control no....
    • Contributor: White, Charles A. (Charles Abiathar) - G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1870
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    Freeway and parkway needs for 3,000,000 people, basic freeway plan : (arterials not shown) : part 1, mass transportation survey, National Capital Region. Panel title: Part 1. Mass transportation survey, basic freeway plan, National Capital Region. "Approved, NCPC, NCRPC, November 7, 1958." Includes text. Text, directory of Commissioners, and insigne on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission - National Capital Regional Planning Council (U.S.)
    • Date: 1958
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    Sketch of hill to be used for gov't fortification on Queen's Farm : [Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Lead pencilled note, ill., and watercolored areas on verso. In upper left corner: 211, L. Sheet 11. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 691.8 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
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    Washington. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Includes index to points of interest, inset of "Sth. part of Washington," and "Plan of the Capitol." Text on verso. Page no. on verso: 337. LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Fannins illustrated gazetteer, United States, Phelps, Fanning & Co., New York, 1853. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Contributor: Phelps, Fanning & Co.
    • Date: 1853
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States, extended to embrace its suburban towns, villages, &c. ... Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Also shows block numbers, water and sewer lines, streetlights, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Office of the Clerk of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia in the year 1876." Originally printed on 6 sheets. Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, population table, and D.C. commissioners' names. LC sheets...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1876
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    Rock Creek Park "*GPO: 1984--421-578/465." Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. Panel title: Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. Includes text and trail directory. Text, phone 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: 1984
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    Hall and Elvans' subdivision, Meridian Hill. Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots "Owned by Mr. Blaine." From the Breckinridge family papers. In upper left corner: S. C. Hill, Real Estate and Loans, Life and Fire Insurance. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 700/1
    • Contributor: Hill, S. C. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia 23632W2 U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names in D.C. beyond old city limits. Bar scale indicates incorrect scale of ca. 1:12,500. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and laminated. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
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    [Washington, D.C. and the metropolitan area] Scale 1:18,000. "SX 1-70 Printed by the U.S. Army Topographic Command." Accompanied by: Street index, Washington, D.C. and the metropolitan area. 107 p. On accompanying cover: 702738. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Army Topographic Command
    • Date: 1969
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    Public buildings and public parks in the District of Columbia : under the jurisdiction of the director of the National Park Service Blue-line print. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "J.F.S. Nov. 1931." "Revised--file no. 7-87." "10250." LC copy fold-lined and rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks
    • Date: 1935
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    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Oriented with north toward the upper left. Annotated in col. pencil to show existing, proposed, and semi-public parks. LC copy 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: 1914
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    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
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    Decrease in population by color 1920-1930 : [District of Columbia] Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text. At beginning of text: 3. "EFP." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Park and Planning Commission
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    Guide to the National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C. : 1889-1989. Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. Panel title. Title at upper right: The National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C. : celebrating 100 years. Printed "2/90." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text and indexes to points of interest. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Zoological Park (U.S.) - Friends of the National Zoo (U.S.)
    • Date: 1989
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    Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortifications, etc. on & near the Potomac River. Scale ca. 1:183,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 455 Map of the Potomac River and vicinity from Harpers Ferry to Swan Point showing towns, roads, railroads, names and boundaries of counties, drainage, and relief by hachures. Principal Union and Confederate positions are marked by small flags or underlined in blue and red respectively. List of 34 forts defending Washington is in the lower...
    • Contributor: Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the District of Columbia showing permanent system of highways Shows existing and proposed streets. Partial cadastral map. Also shows block numbers in central city. In large letters across entire map area: Thos. J. Fisher & Co. (Incorporated). LC copy annotated in lead pencil and ink, rubber-stamped, sectioned to 8 sheets, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1900
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    Map showing suburban subdivisions of the District of Columbia Extensively annotated in black and col. inks to show telegraph and telephone lines. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "D C 53 3." LC copy fold-lined 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: 1895
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    Comprehensive plan for the national capital, parks and recreation facilities diagram no. 1, national open space system 1970/1985. Scale ca. 1:29,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 70.00/100.00-27703." 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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    Map of the city of Washington showing the different varieties of street pavements : on Juanuary 1st, 1883 "H. Ex. 1 pt. VI, 2, 47." Includes mileage table in legend. LC copy trimmed, fold-lined, annotated in ink and col. pencil, 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 - Bruff, William T. O.
    • Date: 1883