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  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    [Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1687 thru 1794 of which 3 are named "Port Royal," "Gleanings," and "Youngsborough." "The annexed plat ... made by Order of the Hon. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... according to the instructions of Plaintiff's Counsels ..." Certified in ink by "Surveyors Office, 29th Nov. 1858." Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text and statistical tables. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - United States. Court of Appeals (District of Columbia Circuit)
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Land south of squares 1131 etc. : [S.E. Washington D.C.] Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, Barney Circle, and H. St. S.E. "Bulkhead and wharf lines are those approved by the Acting Sec. of War on July 1, 1904." Also shows block numbers and dimensions. Blueprint. Includes text. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Richards, Wm. P. (William P.) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1907
  • 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 showing Stellwagen & Wolf (trustees') subdivision of the Schuetzen Park near Washington, Dist. of Col. Cadastral map. Alternate title: Trustees' sale of 163 lots in the subdivision of Schuetzen Park to take place on Monday, June 6th, 1892. Includes text and approval statements by Surveyor D.C. and Commissioners D.C. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and ink-stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Latimer & Sloan - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map of Washington, D.C. F32451 U.S. Copyright Office Shows radial distances and block numbers. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Indexed. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Turner, Edgar D.
    • Date: 1918
  • Map
    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 179?
  • Map
    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. ... Depths shown by contours. 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 1870." Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, and population table. LC copy darkened, fold-lined, soiled, missing ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Scale ca. 1:12,000. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Shows public lands and block numbers. "The Columbia Planograph Co., Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1921
  • Map
    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices. Cadastral map. "For sale by A. P. Fardon, Real Estate Broker, 1326 F. Street." From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/4
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Fardon, A. P. - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Plat in accordance with Public Act 385, sec. 21 : approved June 30th 1906 : [Washington D.C.] Shows "... the land purchased by Sidney Bieber ..." Covers part of area now occupied by Congressional Cemetery S.E. Cadastral survey map showing lot and block numbers and dimensions. "Washington, D.C., Oct. 6th 1906." Blueprint. Includes text and D.C. Commissioners' names. "31/185." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Richards, Wm. P. (William P.) - Bieber, Sidney
    • Date: 1906
  • Map
    Graduation of 17th Street West shewing the continuation of the War Office drain : [Washington D.C.] Longitudinal section. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermark: 1804. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and cross-section of drain. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 802 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, N.
    • Date: 1805
  • Map
    Le'Droit Park as recorded in the Surveyor's Office : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by A.L. Barber & Co., Le'Droit Buildg., Washington, D.C." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 1 stained, fold-lined, and annotated in lead pencil. LC copy 2 brittle, stained, torn, and annotated in ink and red pencil shading to show proposed street extensions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies ...
    • Contributor: A.L. Barber and Co. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Plan of square no. 378 : showing the true course of the creek running through it at the time it was changed in eighteen hundred & twenty six, & the present direction, ... Cadastral map of block bounded by 10th, E, 9th, and D streets N.W. "Copy from the original record in my office, F.C. de Krafft S.C.W., July 5, 1828." Watermark: Budgen, (fleur-de-lis under crown). Pen-and-ink, green and blue watercolors. Fold-lined and cracked at edges. Printed 1792 Ellicott map on verso: Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C. - Hill, Samuel - Force, Peter - Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1828
  • Map
    Geo. P. Robinson and Daniel K. Trimmer's subdivision of North Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C. : Dec. 1901 Cadastral map. "Ordered: The Surveyor of the District of Columbia will admit this plat to record in his office ... Dec. 4--1901." Includes text, location map, and names of commissioners, witnesses, and trustee. LC copy 1 halved, mounted on cloth backing, and rubber-stamped: Fulton R. Gordon, sole representative ... LC copy 2 fold-lined, annotated in blue crayon, and repeatedly rubber-stamped: Sold. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Benton, Wm. H. (William H.) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices and in pencil on verso. LC copy imperfect: Upper left large section missing. Cadastral map. "For sale by A. P. Fardon, Real Estate Broker, 1326 F. Street." From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Fardon, A. P. - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the commissioners appointed in Equity Cause No. 9912 Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in pencil to show lot prices. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/3
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of Squares A and B adjacent to Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington D.C. : new part of the Mall] Covers blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Black ink, brown ink, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 890 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Scale ca. 1:12,000. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Shows block numbers. "The Norris-Peters Co., photo-litho., Washington, D.C." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1914
  • 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
  • Map
    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
  • 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
    Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1858