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    Plat of part of the estate of the late William East, deceased : in squares nos. 10, 11, 12, s. of 12, 62 & 63, with the wharfs fronting along said property ... Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, lot boundaries, dimensions, and buildings. "4th August 1856, Washington D.C." Covers area bounded by 26th St. N.W., F St. N.W., and Potomac River. Oriented with north to the right. Photocopy of ms. map. "From negative loaned by Mr. W. Hayward of National Capital Parks." Includes inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - East, William
    • Date: 1856
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    [Survey map of Friendship tract, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and gray wash. In lead pencil at lower left on cloth backing: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. In lead pencil in different hand on cloth backing: 10th Friendship. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
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    Square no. 118 : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map of block bounded by Pennsylvania Av., 20th, I, and 19th streets N.W. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Edged with brown cloth. Includes note and computations. On cloth backing in lead pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. 12th odd. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
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    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, May 15th 1885 ... Cadastral map showing buildings. At upper left: On Thursday 18th day of June 1885 ... we will sell ... this property. Includes notes. LC copy 1 torn, missing sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 torn, fold-lined, and missing large section at top. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Duncanson Bros
    • Date: 1885
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    Subdivision of Fort Lincoln Heights, District of Columbia Cadastral map. Includes approval statement by "Surveyor Dist. of Columbia." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Mitchell, Thomas A. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1892
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington exhibiting the property of James M. Ling[a]n ; A map of part of a tract of land called the Hopyard : being part of ... Cadastral maps showing original landholdings with 1858 street system superimposed. Lingan map covers area bounded by W, 16th, H, 22nd, and Boundary streets N.W. Baily map covers area bounded by F, 14th, N, and 10th streets S.E. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification headed: Surveyors ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Fenwick, George - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1794
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    Receivers' subdivision of part of a tract of land in county of Washington, D.C., called Friendship, St. Philip, and Jacob, and re-survey of Jacob. Poster containing cadastral map. "At public auction ... October 14, '72." Large title at head of text: Chancery sale of real estate in the county of Washington, D.C. : (of W.D.C. Murdock), above Georgetown! Includes text. LC copy torn at edges and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Green & Williams - Murdock, Wm. D. C. (William D. C.)
    • Date: 1872
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    [Survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. along the Anacostia River] Covers tracts named Saint Elizabeth, Greens Purchase, Chechester, Gisborough Manor, et al. Manuscript--ink and pencil. On cloth backing in pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. 8th St. Elizabeth. Two sheets joined to form 1. Hemmed with brown cloth. Includes descriptive index of survey points. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Fenwick, George - King, N. (Nicholas)
    • Date: 1804
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    [Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map showing lot numbers and owners' initials. Covers area bounded by Wisconsin Av., M, 31st, and K streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Photocopy of ms. map. On verso in ink: From the manuscript original owned by Mr. Walter G. Peter. Includes computations. LC copy extensively annotated in pencil. In upper margin in pencil: Mr. Walter Peter's MS map--part of Georgetown ... LC ...
    • Contributor: Peter, Walter G.
    • Date: 1814
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    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
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    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia showing the lines of the various properties at the division with the original proprietors in 1792. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Copyrighted by James A. Stewart Washington D.C. 1884." Includes index of land tracts with owners' names. LC copy brittle, darkened, lacking sections along margins, fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Stewart, James M. - Bourquin, F. (Frederick)
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    Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, ... Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall. Relief shown by shading. Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block numbers and dimensions. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the left. Torn and missing small sections along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1815
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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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    Division of part of a tract of land in Washington County D.C. called "Mount Pleasant" : as the same was made by the devisees of Robert Peter deceased, and the allotment thereof ... Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names and "Centre line of tunnel of W.A. extension." Also covers Meridian Hill, Columbia Heights, Howard University, and adjacent tracts. "March 18th 1884." Black ink, red ink, and yellow wash. Soiled, torn, fold-lined, and taped. Includes statistical tables titled "Description of larger lots in Division of Rob't Peters Estate." On verso in ink: Mt. Pleasant, Peter Subd'n. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1809
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia : prepared from surveys and other data under an act of the Legislature approved Dec'r 28th 1871 Cadastral map. Includes 2 insets and D.C. officials' names. LC copy darkened, brittle, cracked, missing small sections, quartered, mounted on cloth backing, and signed in ink: Hugh T. Taggart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Legislative Assembly
    • Date: 1871
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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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    Estate of Samuel Blodget, Jr. : one of the founders of the city of Washington, D.C. : [Jamaica, Washington D.C.] Cadastral topographic map showing tracts belonging to the Blodget estate named Jamaica, buildings, ward and block numbers, and vegetation. "Squares in red confirmed to Sam'l Blodget on division with the Commissioners." "Prepared from the official plan of the city of Washington of 1870." Includes 2 statistical tables: Official schedule of ... lots confirmed to Samuel Blodget. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Blodget, Lorin - Blodget, Samuel - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1870
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    Oak View D.C., former suburban residence of Ex. Pres. Cleveland Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by Thomas J. Fisher & Co., real estate brokers ..." "Recorded ... Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor D.C." Includes ill. LC copies fold-lined. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Edwin A. Greenough & Co. - Parson, John T. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1890
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    A map of tract of land called Portroyal, formerly the property of Joseph Comb in the city of Washington Cadastral map showing boundaries of western subsection of Port Royal in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, H, I, and 10th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. At lower right: I certify that these plats are true & correct copies of the originals in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Black and ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Fenwick, George - Forsyth, William
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    Todd & Brown's subdivision of part of Pleasant Plains and Mt. Pleasant, Washington County, D.C. Cadastral map. "The above lots marked in red ... are the lots to be sold." Alternate title in large type at top: Chancery sale. Includes text and schedule of lot sales headed: On Wednesday, June 15th, 1887. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Fendall, Reginald - Walter Williams & Co.
    • Date: 1887
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    Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) Cadastral map showing property lines, householders' names, buildings, and woods. Relief shown by hachures. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Pen-and-ink. Sheet no. 1 oriented with north toward the upper left. Accompanied by reduced-size (ca. 1:16,000) photocopy of sheet no. 2. 1 sheet : mounted on ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Jacobsen, C. - Bootes, Samuel - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1871
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    Chillum Wood. Cadastral survey map. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Missing small sections along edges and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and measurement data. Subtitles in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1844
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    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia 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. Printed on 4 sheets assembled with additional margin sheets to form 1 sheet. Includes advertisements in margins. LC copy brittle, shellacked, mounted on cloth backing, hemmed, and sectioned to 6 sheets. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Schmidt, Fred. A. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
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    No. 1. County land from N.E. mile stone & John C. Rives' farm : [Washington D.C. and Prince Georges County, Md.] ; No. 2. Part of "Long Meadows" : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey maps. Relief shown by hachures. Orientation differs. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined, torn, missing sections at fold lines and edges, and faced with rice paper. Includes computations. Titles in ink and lead pencil computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1840
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    [Survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. named Pleasant Plains, Plain Dealing and Mount Pleasant] Manuscript--ink and pencil. On cloth backing in pencil: From Joseph M. Toner papers. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statistical tables. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Fenwick, George - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1804