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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Facsimile. Original version: Engrav'd by Thackara & Vallance Philad'a 1792. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. At top center: Plate no. 2340. In left upper margin: No. 3035 price 45 cents. LC copies variously soiled, torn, fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1792
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    Profile of 6th Street between Frederick and Market streets Covers Dent Place between 33rd and 34th streets N.W., Georgetown, Washington D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink with lead-pencil guidelines. Soiled and stained. Includes note and outline map of street. On verso in ink: Profile of 6th Street between Frederick & Market streets, 1858, Geotown D.C. No. 109, page 4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the city of Washington and surroundings showing recent subdivisions. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. "Copyright, 1887, by A.G. Gedney ... Washington, D.C." Includes note and index to points of interest printed in red. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - W.H. Lowdermilk & Co.
    • Date: 1887
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    Map of the city of Washington LC copy 1 fold-lined and halved. Copy 2 halved, annotated in red ink to give unidentified numbers, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Cole, Chas. D. (Charles D.) - Cole, Chas. D.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by W. & D. Lizars, Edin'r. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of the Capitols at Richmond and Washington. LC copy fold-lined and taped. DCP
    • Contributor: Lizars, W. H. (William Home) - Lizars, Daniel - Lizars, W. H.
    • Date: 1819
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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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    Fort Pennsylvania and encampment at Tennallytown near Washington, D.C. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and lead pencil. Imperfect: brittle, missing small sections along sheet edges, fold-lined. Includes general "Explanation" index and "Light battery explanation" index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP CW3 Acquisitions control no.: 99-94
    • Contributor: Cushing, W. E. - Baker, George
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the District of Columbia showing areas recommended to be taken as necessary for new parks and park connections Shows planned parks, parkways, government lands, and existing government buildings. "November 1901." Relief shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note and directory of park commissioners. "No. D--288." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Outhet, R. A. - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the District of Columbia - District of Columbia. Commission on the Improvement of the Park System
    • Date: 1901
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    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's family atlas, Johnson & Browning, New York, 1862. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1862
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792. Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792]. Includes text and notes. LC copies accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of another exemplar with annotations in ink. Copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 torn and annotated in ink in left upper margin: No. 3043, price 30 [cents]. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1792
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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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    Plan for enlarging the grounds around the U.S. Capitol In lower margin: From "Documentary history of the construction and development of the United States Capitol Building and Grounds," 58th Cong. 2d Sess., House rept. no. 646, serial no. 4585, Washington, 1904, facing p. 1072. Oriented with north to the right. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Architect of Extension of Capitol - Walter, Thomas Ustick - United States. Congress House
    • Date: 188?
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    Part of Georgetown, Maryland Cadastral survey map of area bounded by 33rd St., M St., Wisconsin Av. N.W., and the Georgetown waterfront, Washington D.C. Does not show ownership. Relief shown by hachures. Red ink, black ink, and blue wash. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 508 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1752
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    Boyd's map of the city of Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia. 22348N U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers, public lands, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1882, by Wm. H. Boyd ... at Washington D.C." Includes note. 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: Boyd, Wm. H. (William H.) - Boyd, Wm. H.
    • Date: 1882
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    Rand, McNally & Co.'s indexed atlas of the world : map of Washington, D.C. 3934Y2 U.S. Copyright Office Alternate title in upper margin: Rand, McNally & Co.'s Washington, D.C. Alternate title below bar scale: Rand, McNally & Co.'s business atlas map of Washington, D.C. From the atlas. Lacks index. Map of "Rand, McNally & Co.'s Europe" (c1892) and blank area on verso. LC copy fold-lined and annotated in col. crayon on verso. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1893
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    Isometrical view of the Presidents House, the surrounding public buildings, and private residences : [Washington D.C.]. Bird's-eye view of White House vicinity and Lafayette Park. Shows all buildings, individual trees, fences, sidewalks, etc. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Accompanied by letter from the White House, July 30, 1984. [2] leaves ; 28 x 21 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy missing small edge sections and edged with cloth. ...
    • Date: 1857
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    Plat of proposed national parks and highway connecting the same near Brightwood D.C. Partial cadastral map. Negative photocopy. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1900
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    Morrison's map of the country about Washington. LC copy 1 torn along fold lines. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Morrison, J. R. D. - Gedney, A. G.
    • Date: 1888
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    Map of the city of Washington, D.C. : showing public buildings and places of interest. "Copyright 1885, by Hart & Von Arx N.Y." LC copy fold-lined, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Hart & Von Arx
    • Date: 1885
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    Square 18 : [Washington D.C.?] Cadastral map covering area bounded by Chestnut Av., Railroad Av., and Eleventh St. Unclear that area is in Washington D.C. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and soiled. Includes notes. On verso in ink: Plat Sq. 18 Huntington, no. 1. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 891 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taber, A. C.
    • Date: 1872
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    Plat of Columbia Heights : Hon. John Sherman, trustee Cadastral map. Alternate title at upper left: Profiles and proposed grades of streets in Columbia Heights subdivision. At head of alternate title: "H." "Nov'r 1st 1881--Recorded in liber, A.R. Shepherd, folio 137." "To accompany report in answer to Senate Resolution of April 14, 1882." "Lots for sale by A.L. Barber and Co. ... Washington D.C." Includes note and bar scale. LC copy stained, fold-lined, ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Sherman, John - A.L. Barber and Co.
    • Date: 1882
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    Comprehensive plan for the national capital, major thoroughfare plan. Scale ca. 1:50,000. "September 30, 1978." "NCPC Map File No. 44.00/100.00-28421." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1978
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to James M. Lingan. Covers area bounded by 18th, M, 20th, and P streets N.W. Shows buildings, block numbers, and dimensions. Black, brown, red inks and lead pencil. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by negative photostat dummy sheet annotated in ink: Probably drawn by Nicholas King. 1 sheet ; 61 x 46 cm. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    The "Standard guide" up-to-date ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" Scale ca. 1:17,000. "Published by the Foster & Reynolds Co., New York, B.S. Reynolds Co., Washington." Includes text, index to points of interest, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds Co. - S. Reynolds Co.
    • Date: 1917
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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