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    Map of the District of Columbia showing real estate valuation areas. In left lower margin: H. Rept. 1215, 62-2. (To face page 16). Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Congress House
    • Date: 1912
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    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. LC copy torn at edges and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1850
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    Sub-division of parts of Jackson Hill and Mount Pleasant, to be known as "Lanier Heights" : showing Zoological Park and Rock Creek Electric Railroad now in course of construction, August 1890. Scale ca. 1:1,650. LC copy fold-lined and annotated in pencil to show future street alignments. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 6511; 650/2; 710/1
    • Contributor: McLachlen & Batchelder - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
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    Willkommen in Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1990--262-097/00028. Reprint 1990." Place-names in English. Panel title. Title at upper left: Die wichtigsten Sehenswürdigkeiten. Includes text 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: 1990
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    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO: 1998--432-903/60228. Reprint 1998." Includes note and directory of trails. Text, phone directory, 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: 1998
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    The Matthews-Northrup up-to-date map of Washington, D.C. E XXc 7608 U.S. Copyright Office Shows location of "American Railway Appliance Exhibition Grounds." Indexed for points of interest. "3.05." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: J.N. Matthews Co. - Matthews-Northrup Company
    • Date: 1897
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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. In center upper margin: Plate no. 2342. In left upper margin: No. 3043 price 45 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1792
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    Landmarks of the national capital, Scale ca. 1:35,000. Shows historic sites, historic districts, and parks. Includes "District of Columbia's inventory of historic sites prepared pursuant to the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966," "Designated landmarks in the National Capital region outside the District of Columbia under Federal ownership or jurisdiction (not shown)," and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission - United States. Joint Committee on Landmarks
    • Date: 1973
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    Plat of survey of land conveyed by Wm. D.C. Murdock to his daughters being part of "St. Philip & Whitehaven" in Washington County, District of Columbia Cadastral survey map of single land tract, location unclear. "May 9th 1873." Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Includes table of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Murdock, Wm. D. C. (William D. C.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1873
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    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America. Shows block numbers and wards. "Entered according to an Act of Congress ... 1858, by C. Bohn ... District of Columbia." Includes note, index to points of interest, and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed. Copy 2 also annotated in ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Bohn, Casimir
    • Date: 1858
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    United States city plans 1:36,000. Washington and vicinity "Elevations in feet." Alternate title in right lower margin: Washington and vicinity, District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia. "Printed by Army Map Service, Corps of Engineers, 11-55 180159." "Base map copied in July 1952 ..." UTM grid. Standard map series designation: Series V901. Includes notes, grid diagram, and boundary diagram. LC copy laminated, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of...
    • Contributor: United States. Army Map Service - Regional Highway Planning Committee for Metropolitan Washington
    • Date: 1955
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    Dobro pozhalovatʹ v g. Vashington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1989--242-342/80034. Reprint 1989." Map names in English. Panel title. Includes text titled "Glavnye dostoprimechatelʹnosti" 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: 1989
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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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    Parking map of the congested area of Washington, D.C. F38261 U.S. Copyright Office Covers central business district. Panel title. "Approved by Albert J. Headley, Inspector, Traffic Bureau." Designed to be folded to 16 x 11 cm. Includes text. Title panel, ill., and advertisement on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Ransdell Incorporated
    • Date: 1922
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    [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
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    Public buildings and public parks in the District of Columbia : under the jurisdiction of the director Also shows reservoirs, water pumping stations, powerplants, electric substations, gas plants, police stations and precinct boundaries, telephone and telegraph offices, railroad stations and yards, R.O.T.C., National Guard, and Marine installations in red overprint. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "J.P.S. Nov. 1931." "File no. 7-49." "10250." LC copy rubber-stamped, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital
    • Date: 1932
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    Carte et guide des visiteurs, National Gallery of Art, Washington. Maps of 7 floors of the 2 museum buildings and the sculpture garden. Title from panel. In French. Includes text, color-key to museum collections, index of sculptures in garden, and building cross-section. Text, location map (The Mall), historical time-line, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 2005
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    Triangulation diagram, vicinity of Washington, D.C. : September 1962. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Alternate title in upper margin: Washington and vicinity. Alternate title in lower right margin: Vicinity of Washington, D.C. "Base map by United States, Department of the Interior, Geological Survey." State grids. Includes notes. "A-2871-2+." LC copy laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1962
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    Square south of square no. 667, city of Washington Cadastral map of block bounded by Water, W, 1st, nd V streets S.W. in the area formerly called Carrollsburg. Date mentioned in text on verso: 26th day of June 1794. Title from verso. Watermark (regal figure in cartouche surmounted by crown). Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined. Accompanied by manila folder: Autograph of R. King, Surveyor, city of Washington ... / Forest H. Sweet, Battle Creek, Michigan. [4]...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, Rt. (Robert)
    • Date: 1799
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    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the Commissioners appointed in Equity Cause No. 9912 Cadastral map. Includes notes and Commissioners' names. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
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    Marietta Park in the District of Columbia Cadastral map. Panel title: Auction sale of 200 choice vacant lots located at Marietta Park, Washington, D.C. : with frontage on Shepherd Road, Concord Ave., 4th, 5th, and adjacent sts. In side margins: Every lot offered must be sold to the highest bidder regardless of price. On verso: Date of sale--November 26, at 2:30 P.M. Text, bird's-eye view, and ill. on verso. LC copy...
    • Contributor: Day, Joseph P.
    • Date: 1921
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    Civil War defenses of Washington, hiking and biking trail guide : Washington, DC Shows existing and planned trails connecting the former Civil War forts in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area; also shows designated national park lands and other parks. "Some trails ... to be completed in June 2011." Relief shown by shading. Title from panel and from upper margin. Includes text and inset of Potomac River estuary south of Alexandria (Va.). Text, "Plan of Fort Totten earthworks",...
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2011
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    Map of part of the city of Washington showing position of the several divisions and route of the inaugural parade, March 4th 1889 : under direction of Gen. James A. Beaver, chief ... Also shows major buildings. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Beaver, James A. (James Addams)
    • Date: 1889
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    [Map of the proposed enlargement and replanning of the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C.]. India ink on recto and orange wash on verso. Oriented with north to the left. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1880
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    Washington, the Mall and vicinity, public buildings occupied by various government activities : 1917 Cadastral map showing government buildings, all other buildings, and public lands. At head of title: No. II. On verso: 2. LC copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Harts, W. W. (William Wright) - Ridley, C. S. (Clarence Self) - Langdon, James G. - Beij, K. Hilding - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1917