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  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, mass transportation plan. Scale ca. 1:130,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 40.00/100.00-27705." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington on which is exhibited the division of lots : made under a commission from the High Court of Chancery of the state of Maryland ... Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers in the area of Northwest D.C. bounded by N, Ninth, G, and Fifteenth streets. Pen-and-ink, lead-pencil, and watercolor. Indexed for and color-coded to landowners' names. Copy torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 351 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1805
  • Map
    [Map of Washington D.C. central business district showing walking routes between major public buildings and squares]. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Includes table of areas of squares, walking distances, and times. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1903
  • Map
    Exhibit chart showing streets & avenues of the cities of Washington and Georgetown, improved under the Board of Public Works, D.C. : Nov. 1st 1873 : gas mains. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. Does not show gas mains in Georgetown. Includes notes. In printer's cartouche: 466. LC copy soiled, annotated in ink, mounted on cloth backing, and impressed with ownership seal: Toner Library. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, J. F. - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Shows block numbers. "Map Plate, courtesy of the Washington Times." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Base map printed by "The Norris Peters Co. photo-litho. Washington, D.C." Includes text, printer's note, and index to points of interest. LC 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. - Washington Chamber of Commerce (D.C.). Special Booklet Committee - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1908
  • Map
    Lanier Heights : recorded, Surveyor's Office, book G.S., page 174. Scale ca. 1:1,175. Photocopy; blueprint. Cadastral map. "Verified from the map of Highway Extension Plans, made under the Act of March 2, 1893, and recorded in the Office of the Surveyor, D. of C. M. C. Hazen, Thos. C. J. Baily, Jr." From the Breckingridge family papers. Includes indexed table of lot areas. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library...
    • Contributor: Hazen, M. C. - Baily, Thomas C. J. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    [Property survey of that part of Prince Georges County, Maryland, later to become central Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey of tracts identified as Duddington Manor, New Troy, Gordons Meadows, Gleanings, Elinor, Bealls Leveles, Duddington Pasture, etc. Photocopy of ms. survey map. Oriented with north to the right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes text and notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Typewritten label affixed to cloth backing of LC copy: Photostat from negative in the Department of Justice--an exhibit in...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1760
  • Map
    Study for the establishment and use of Potomac Park : [Washington D.C.] "To accompany annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, June 30th 1901, Col. U.S. Army." Oriented with north toward the lower right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. "Eng 57 1." LC copy fold-lined and thirded. Annotated in ink: From U.S. War Dept. Annual report of the Chief of Engineers for 1901 ... appendix DDD. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Bingham, Theo. A. (Theodore Alfred) - Owen, F. D. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Groungs
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington showing street railway lines. "Supplement to Washington Securities." Includes text. LC copy darkened and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Eckert Lithographing Company
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Potomac River at Washington D.C., plan showing how reclaimed area may be utilized Shows dredged and reclaimed areas with proposed roads and plantings for the Potomac parks. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, 3 cross-sections, statistical table, and ill. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Washington Board of Trade
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    Federal Capital Improvements Program, the national capital region, fiscal years 1988-1992 : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area]. Shows planned government construction projects. Also shows "Federal properties." Panel title: Summary 1988-1992, Federal Capital Improvements Program, national capital region. Bar scale incorrect. Includes project index and federal enclave inset. Text, graphs, statistical table, map of "Distribution of budget estimates," and ill. on verso. "NCPC Map File No. 07.72/1000.00-29939." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
  • Map
    Potomac River (in four sheets): Sheet no. 4, from Indian Head to Georgetown Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 53.4 "No. 391" in upper left corner of map. "Electrotype copy no. 1, by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S." is printed in the upper margin. Information concerning lighthouses, tides, soundings, and the geographic coordinates of the Capitol dome is given in the lower right corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina)
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Washington city postal guide : map showing the number of carrier deliveries by sections Relief shown by hachures. Alternate title at lower left: Map of Washington City, District of Columbia. Includes text, indexes, and directories. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Washington D.C. City Post Office
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Map showing location of District officers from formation of District government in 1871 to 1882 : [Washington D.C.]. Hand col. in red and black ink to show street paving projects. Title extended by ink annotation: & street impvts. 1883-4. Extensively annotated in ink to give text and notes. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections along edges (incl. part of annotated text), and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
  • 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
    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia. Shows proposed highways in heavy line overprint. Base map title. On base map: Edition of June 1917. Includes notes. "80788." LC copy trimmed, spotted with opaquing fluid, halved, 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: 1920
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington showing present main sewerage and sewage outfalls : also the territory flooded in June 1889. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Partial cadastral map showing built-up areas. At upper right: Plate 1. Report of Board of Sanitary Engineers, Rudolph Hering, Samuel M. Gray, F.P. Stearns. "S Rept 623 53 2." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy accompanied by annotated map photocopy lacking Senate rept. no., printer's statement, and outer margin line. Available also...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Sanitary Engineers
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia including the cities of Washington, Georgetown, and Alexandria, Virginia. Shows wards and districts. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes ancillary map of Alexandria. LC copy 1 quartered, trimmed, has center section cut out, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia from official records and actual surveys 23582 U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings. Shows block numbers in central city and Georgetown. Shows land tracts, owners' names, and acreages beyond old city limits. Depths shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress in year 1887 ... at Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Partly hand col. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes inset of southern extremity. LC copies...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Mac Cormac, Walter S.
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    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. "Published and copyrighted by James M. Stewart Washington D.C. 1884." Includes index of land tracts with owners' names. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 1 torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Stewart, James M.
  • 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
    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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington showing U.S. reservations : (in black) improved during fiscal year ending June 30th 1901 All the reservations shown are parks. "To accompany annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, June 30th 1901, Col. U.S. Army." "Eng 57 1." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds - Gillen, F. F. - Bingham, Theo. A. (Theodore Alfred)
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    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:2005--310-394/00407. Reprint 2005." Title from panel. Includes text and tourist directory. Text, city chronology, 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: 2005