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    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 red ink 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
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    Lanier Heights. Scale ca. 1:1,625. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
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    The "Standard guide" ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" F27986 U.S. Copyright Office Scale ca. 1:17,000. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Includes text, indexes, and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds Co.
    • Date: 1915
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the house and grave-yard belonging to the heirs of John Davidson. Covers part of Washington D.C. central business district bounded by 11th, K, 13th streets, and Massachusetts Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked [fleur-de-lis under crown]. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 451 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas)
    • Date: 1796
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    The "Standard guide" ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" Scale ca. 1:16,896. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Includes text, indexes, and advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds (Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1906
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    Map of Rock Creek Park showing roads & bridle paths : [Washington D.C.] "November 1906." LC copy rubber-stamped, annotated in pencil, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Rock Creek Park Commission - Biddle, John - Hacker, Morris
    • Date: 1906
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    Mosaic composed of aerial photographs, Washington D.C. Photomap of central area. "Mosaic made expressly for use in Port Series no. 16." Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy annotated in ink: From Port Series no. 16--1926. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Air Service. 3rd Photo Section - United States. Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors
    • Date: 1922
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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. Watermarks: Budgen, GR, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and notes. LC copies variously soiled, torn, annotated in lead pencil, trimmed, edged with cloth stripping, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copies 1 and 3 have annotated notes on verso, in pencil of the city ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1792
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    Map of the city of Washington showing the varieties of street pavements : on January 1st 1886 "To accompany the annual report of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia, 1885." LC copies 1 and 3 mounted on cloth backing. LC copies 2 and 3 trimmed, missing sections along edges, have printed table titled "Executive and engineer officers of the District of Columbia from the organization in 1871 to 1882 inclusive" affixed to recto, and annotated in ink and col. pencil ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Engineer Department - Cole, Chas. D. (Charles D.) - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1886
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    Washington, D.C., and vicinity transportation map Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. Public Roads Administration
    • Date: 1947
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    Granby : [part of N.E. Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. LC copy soiled and torn along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DRM
    • Contributor: Graham, C. (Curtis )
    • Date: 1870
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which Mess'rs Lynch and Sands mansion-house stands. Covers area bounded by 8th, M, 6th streets, and New York Avenue N.W. Probably drawn by Nicholas King, city surveyor. Black and red inks. Watermark: IV. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 594 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Welcome to Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1993--342-395/60026. Reprint 1993." Panel title. Title at upper left: Major sites. Includes text, tourist directory, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, region map, 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: 1993
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    Map of the city of Washington : for use of the Engineer Commissioner, District of Columbia. Shows block numbers, alleys, parks, and major buildings. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy soiled, torn, missing edge sections, and annotated in red ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1883
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    Map of the city of Washington showing United States reservations At head of title: Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, Office Public Buildings and Grounds, Washington, D.C. "To accompany the annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, June 30th 1900, Colonel, U.S. Army." "Exhibit F, streets, parks, and reservations." Accompanied by text/index: Title of the United States to lands in the District of Columbia : document no. 653. 94 p. : tables ; 24 cm. Includes ...
    • Contributor: Bingham, Theo. A. (Theodore Alfred) - Bromwell, Chas. S. (Charles Summers) - Owen, F. D. - Gillen, F. F. - United States. Congress Senate - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds
    • Date: 1908
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    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "All-year good roads" shown by red overprint. "Surveyed in 1913-1915." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Marshall, R. (Robert Bradford) - Sutton, Frank
    • Date: 1917
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    Plan von Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Title, scale heading, and note in German. Place-names in English. In left upper margin: Meyer's Handatlas. In lower margin: Aus der Geographischen Graviranstalt des Bibliographischen Instituts zu Hildburghausen-Amsterdam, Paris, u. Philadelphia. Includes note, Capitol floorplan, and index to points of interest. "No. 61." LC copy soiled, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Geographisches Institut Leipzig
    • Date: 1845
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    Hall and Elvans' subdivision of Meridian Hill : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing residential lot lines, lot numbers, some dimensions, and some square-footage data. LC copy annotated in lead pencil, mounted on cloth backing, and rubber-stamped under title: Lots for sale by A.L. Barber & Co., cor. 8th & F streets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - A.L. Barber and Co.
    • Date: 1867
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    Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy stained, fold-lined, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] American atlas, published by H.C. Car[e]y & I. Leo [sic], Philadelphia, 1827. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm) - Young & Delleker
    • Date: 1827
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    Topographical sketch near Fort Staunton from points not under fire of its guns : [Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Black and brown inks. At upper left: 211, L. Sheet 15. Missing small sections at corners. Includes bar scale. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 691.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
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    East Deanewood, District of Colubmia Cadastral map. Includes location map. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Calvert, Chas. P. (Charles P.) - Pine, E. M.
    • Date: 1893
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    [Territory of Columbia]. Relief shown by hachures. City boundary labelled: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Title from later printed ed. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Soiled and fold-lined. Accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of 3 letters dated 1793 relating to the map, 1 of which signed by: ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1793
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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, major buildings, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. Includes ill. Part of atlas gazetteer on verso. "39." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, A.J. Johnson, New York, 1867. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house and grave-yard belonging to Abraham Young. Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Covers area approx. bounded by 13th, F, 15th, and C streets N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Dark brown, light brown, and red inks. Watermark: IV. Trimmed and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner Collection no. 16. Phillips. Washington, 1266 Vault ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    [Cadastral map of the blocks surrounding Washington Circle, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map of area bounded by 24th, L. 22nd, and I streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Black and brown inks. At top in lead pencil: Section of part of the city & surveys. Soiled, missing small sections at corners, and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1820