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    Potomac River (in four sheets) Chart of the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. to its entrance into the Chesapeake Bay. Chart indicates soundings, tides, lighthouses, and the shoreline configuration. Description derived from published bibliography. Maps numbered 20-23 in upper left corners. Seal of U.S. Coast Survey Office printed below the map title. Similar to no. 35.2, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) This item is in the Map Collection ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas)
    • Date: 1862
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    [Map of Meridian Hill subdivision, Washington, D.C., showing ... Scale not given. 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: 1880
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    Map of the city of Washington. Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Washington, D.C., July 12th, 1886." Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in ink and red pencil to show new bridge, and annotated in ink in lower margin: Pennsylvania Avenue is concreted from Rock Creek to 11th Street East. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Weller & Repetti
    • Date: 1886
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    Chevy Chase, D.C. Cadastral map. Includes inset of N.W. Washington D.C. showing locations of Thos. J. Fisher and Co. residential subdivisions. LC copy 1 halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 fold-lined, extensively rubber-stamped to show sold lots, and annotated in red ink to show pricing information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co. - Armstrong
    • Date: 1907
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    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virg... Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "Surveyed in 1913-1915." Red road overprint rev. from previous ed. Includes notes. LC copy halved and torn along fold lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Marshall, R. (Robert Bradford) - Sutton, Frank
    • Date: 1924
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    Washington DC Covers Washington central business district. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Panel title: Welcome to Washington. "Reprint 1982." Includes text, tourist information, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, map of Washington region, and col. ill. on verso. "GPO: 1982--361-609/328." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1982
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    Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water... Relief shown by hachures. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes "Profile of the Alexandria Canal" and distance list. LC copy annotated in pencil: From a manuscript in the Office of the Chief of Engineers. LC copy originally printed on 6 sheets, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Date: 1835
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    Street railways of the District of Columbia with proposed ext... Also shows block numbers, major buildings, proposed streets, and subdivision boundaries. At head of title: Enclosure No. 1. Base map title: Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia / [pre]pared in the Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C., 1911. Map removed from "Senate Doc. No. 441, 62 Cong., 2d Sess." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes names of D.C. ...
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C. - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - United States. Congress Senate
    • Date: 1912
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    Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from... Relief shown by hachures. Published: Military Depot ... Oct'r 10th 1814. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Sketch of the engagement on the 24th of August 1814 between the British and American forces" [Bladensburg vicinity] with indexed "Reference." DCP
    • Contributor: Evans, D., Lt. - Wyld, James - Great Britain. Army. Royal Regiment of Horse. Quarter Masr. Genl. Office. Military Depot - Evans, D.
    • Date: 1814
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    Blanchard's guide map of Washington. E XXc 558 U.S. Copyright Office Covers central Washington. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy lacks section in margin and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Isaac H. Blanchard Co.
    • Date: 1901
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    Map of the District of Columbia showing public reservations a... Shows planned government lands, parks, parkways, 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--289." 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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    [Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.... Cadastral map showing lot numbers and owners' initials. Covers area bounded by Wisconsin Av., M, 31st, and K streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Photocopy of ms. map. On verso in ink: From the manuscript original owned by Mr. Walter G. Peter. Includes computations. LC copy extensively annotated in pencil. In upper margin in pencil: Mr. Walter Peter's MS map--part of Georgetown ... LC ...
    • Contributor: Peter, Walter G.
    • Date: 1814
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    [Cadastral map of the blocks surrounding Washington Circle, W... 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
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    Square 796 : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map of block bounded by Virginia Av., 3rd, G, and 4th streets S.E. India ink with later notes and additions in lead pencil. Soiled and trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
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    Plan of New City in the District of Columbia : half a mile fr... 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
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    Proposed development of propagating gardens, green-houses & n... "June 30th 1901." Covers area bounded by 15th street, East Potomac Park, and Washington Monument grounds S.W. "To accompany the annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, June 30th 1901, Col. U.S. Army." Oriented with north to the bottom. "Eng 57 1." LC copy fold-lined, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Annotated in ink: From U.S. War Dept. Annual report of the Chief of Engineers ...
    • Contributor: Bingham, Theo. A. (Theodore Alfred) - Gillen, F. F. - Owen, F. D. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds
    • Date: 1901
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    Hall and Elvans' subdivision of Meridian Hill : [Washington D... 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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    The White House gardens and grounds : fall 1996.
    Commemorative plantings
    Bird's-eye view of White House grounds showing plantings included in the fall 1996 public tour. Title from cover. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes index of "Commemorative plantings" [mostly trees]. Text dated "October 1996" on verso. Text and ill. on cover. LC map sheet and cover sheet originally were stapled together to form 8-page booklet. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: White House Administrative Office (U.S.)
    • Date: 1996
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    [Cadastral survey map of land tracts in central Washington D.... Facsim. of ms. cadastral survey of tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, and New Troy. "The whole now called Cerne-Abbey Manor contains 1531 [acres]. The resurvey is distinguished by black lines." Original version: Platted by a scale of 80 equal parts in an inch by I.P. [1793?]. Includes notes and acreage table. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy accompanied by ...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1793
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    Part of map of Washington City D.C. showing the track of the ... Covers area bounded by A Street N.E./N.W., 3rd Street N.W., Florida Avenue, and 12th Street N.E. Also shows block numbers and elevations of block corners. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Brittle, lacking sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes note and track profile. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation ... Relief shown by hachures. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Shows block numbers, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Watermarked: 1794, [fleur-de-lis]. Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by fact sheet. 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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    Reservation no. 1 : [White House grounds, Washington D.C.]. Shows buildings, plantings, and the Ellipse. "Office of the Chief of Engineers, Washington, D.C., September 29, 1844. Approved, AAHumphreys, Brig. Genl.[?] Chri[...?]." "Office Public Buildings & Grounds, Washington DC Sept. 29, 1877. Approved, Thos. Lincoln Casey, [word unclear] Corps of Engrs." Oriented with north to the bottom. In lower right margin: B-1. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds - Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) - Casey, Thos. L. (Thomas Lincoln) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1877
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    National Gallery of Art, gallery map.
    Gallery plan
    Maps of 7 floorplans of the 2 museum buildings. Panel title. Includes text, color-key to museum collections, and building cross-section. Text, "Area map", 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: 2002
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    Arsenal reservation, Wash'n D.C. India ink and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Oriented with north to the right. Annotated on verso in lead pencil, blue pencil, and red ink: M. Section III. 8. Arsenal Reservation, Washington, D.C., 400 [sic] ft. = 1 inch. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 31 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
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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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    Military posts and camps near Washington, D.C. Also covers Chesapeake Bay region. "From Sheet J-18, International Map compilation." Includes directory of "How to reach military posts and camps from Washington." LC copy torn, rubber-stamped, 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: 1926
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    [Map of Washington D.C. region showing radial distances from ... India ink. Central part of map on separate sheet affixed to base sheet. Portion of printed col. nautical chart on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1920
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    Plan for sewering the city of Washington, D.C. : and at the s... "Originated 1873. Suggested 1874." Title, authorship, date, and copyright information printed. Maps and text manuscripted--pen-and-ink. Includes text and ill. LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 859 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Bantz, E. (Edward) - Bantz, E.
    • Date: 1874
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :... 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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    Plan of the city of Washington. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From Jedidiah Morse's The American geography, 1794, p. 468. "Published by J. Stockdale Piccadilly 16th Sept'r 1794." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1292 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Morse, Jedidiah - Stockdale, John
    • Date: 1794
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    Baist's real estate atlas of surveys of Washington, District ... Phillips 3716 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Baist, G. Wm. (George William) - Baist, Wm. E. (William Edward) - Baist, H. V. (Harry Valentine) - Baist, G. Wm.
    • Date: 1909

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    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia sho... 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.
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    Plat of survey of Wm. M. Rapley's property fronting square we... Cadastral survey map covering waterfront area between 7th and 8th streets S.W. Black, brown, and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Faced with gauze, torn, missing section at corner, halved, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 801 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887
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    The White House : the White House, Washington, D.C.
    White House, Washington, D.C.
    Aerial view with storeys artificially separated to reveal individual floorplans. "*GPO:2011--365-615/80696 Reprint 2007." Title from panel. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text and col. ill. Text and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2007
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    Rock Creek Park Scale ca. 1:22,500. Title from verso. "*GPO: 1979--281-353/66." Includes text. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1979
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    Le'Droit Park as recorded in the Surveyor's Office : [Washing... 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
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    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : e... Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Facsimile. Original version: W.J. Stone sc. Wash'n. [Washington? : s.n., 1839?]. Includes indexed table of "References." In left upper margin: No. 3036 price 30 cents. Some copies have: No. 3036 price 45 cents. LC copies variously fold-lined, halved, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Stone, William James - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1839
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    Johnson's Washington and Georgetown. Shows block numbers, wards, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1868, by A.J. Johnson ... New York." "41." LC copy darkened, fold-lined, torn, missing small interior sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1868
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    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the Uni... Shows wards and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861, by S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "26." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Mitchell's new general atlas, S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., Philadelphia, 1865. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Gamble, W. H.
    • Date: 1865
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    Washington, D.C. Title below bar scale: Rand, McNally & Co.'s business atlas map of Washington, D.C. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1910
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat... Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, and street names. Covers area bounded by 17th, G, 19th streets S.E., and the Anacostia River. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermark: IV. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1269 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C.
    Rock Creek Park
    Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO:2006--320-369/00577. Reprint 2004." Title from panel. 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: 2004
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    District of Columbia. Shows railroads in metropolitan area. India ink on tracing paper. LC copy mounted on cardboard. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault
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    Auto map of the business sections of Washington, D.C. F38941 U.S. Copyright Office LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Meissner, Alvin R. - Swope, J. H.
    • Date: 1922
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    Ellipse at White Lot : [Washington D.C.] Black and col. inks. Torn along edges and annotated in lead pencil on verso. Includes table of circumferences. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1260 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Stewart, John
    • Date: 1882
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    Topographical map of Washington, D.C., and vicinity. Showing ... Detail from a printed map of the Potomac River region of Maryland and Virginia, and including Washington, D.C., which Sneden has annotated to show the locations of Union forts and picket lines.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
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    U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Arboretum, Washingto... Panel title: The United States National Arboretum. "Program Aid Number 309." Includes index to points of interest and col. ill. Text, location map, and col. ill. on verso. "1980 0--308-871." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Science and Education Administration - United States. Department of Agriculture
    • Date: 1980
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    The Mall as proposed by Pierre L'Enfant 1790 : from the origi... At head of title: Jan. 1st 1900. "To accompany annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, June 30th 1901, Col. U.S. Army." "Eng 57 1." LC copy fold-lined, halved, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil: Copied in 1900 from the L'Enfant plan of the whole city and enlarged. Year 1790 in title crossed out in pencil and replaced with 1791. Annotated in ink: ...
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds - L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Owen, F. D. - Bingham, Theo. A. (Theodore Alfred) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1791
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    [Cadastral survey map of the Hayman property, Georgetown, Was... Shows "Lot sold to Canal Company." Title devised by cataloger. In lower margin in lead pencil: Survey of Hayman property. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Soiled, fold-lined, missing corner sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Title on LC G&M Div. prelim. shelflist card: [Survey of Hayman's property in Georgetown including] lots sold to Canal Company, 4-3-35. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company
    • Date: 1835
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    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the Uni... Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "29." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Mitchell's new general atlas, S. Augustus Mitchell, Philadelphia, 1867. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of Washington and vicinity Road map of area including D.C., Alexandria, Fairfax, Prince Georges, and lower Montgomery counties. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1882
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    Map of the National Zoologic Park : [N.W. Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Originally printed on 4 sheets. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in black, blue, and red inks and watercolor to show park boundary and hydrography. Title and scale statements of LC copy hand drawn in india ink on separate oval sheet affixed at lower right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Date: 1899
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    Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC
    Rock Creek Park
    Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO:2012--372-849/81005 Reprint 2011." Title from panel. Includes note and directory of trails. Text, park phone directory, and color illustrations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2011
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    Cliffbourne : [Washington D.C.] Cadastral map. Includes notes. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co. - Armstrong
    • Date: 1899
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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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    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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    Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds... Covers The Mall between Capitol grounds and 17th St. N.W. Also covers adjacent areas including "Parade or President's Park," White House grounds, future Federal Triangle, and Washington Canal. At foot of title: February 1851. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Pen-and-ink, blue watercolor, and [lead?] pencil. Faded, soiled, varnished [?], and cracked. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Includes bar scale in feet (2,000) ...
    • Contributor: Downing, A. J. (Andrew Jackson)
    • Date: 1851
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    Burrville, being part of the Sheriff Estate, at the north eas... Cadastral map. "Recorded in liber no. 1053, fol. 191, et seq. ..." "Lots for sale by Charles A. McEuen ..." Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Tabor, A. C. - Dean, Mary C. - McEuen, Charles A.
    • Date: 1880
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    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:2011--365-615/80616 Reprint 2011." Title from panel. Includes text and tourist information directory. Text, city chronology, illustrative 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: 2011
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    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with t... 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?
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    The City of Washington and environs : 1898 In upper margin: National Educational Association Convention, Washington, D.C., July 7-12, 1898. Includes index to points of interest. Text and schedule of meetings on verso. LC copy 1 stained and fold-lined. Copy 2 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: National Educational Association (U.S.). Meeting - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1898
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    Plan of square no. ... Washington D.C. Cadastral maps showing property lines, line dimensions, and lot numbers for 1 or 2 squares. Some sheets do not show lots. Title varies: Plan of squares nos. ... Washington D.C. Squares individually numbered in the title. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Lot areas on some maps lightly tinted. Some sheets watermarked: J Whatman 1872. In pencil on verso of some sheets: Maps of Washington property. Some ...
    • Contributor: Gibbs, Charles E.
    • Date: 1872

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    Map of the cities of Washington and Georgetown D.C. Shows occurrence of diseases in color, wards, block numbers, and radial distances from Capitol. Includes text, notes, and table of "Width of streets." LC copy darkened, lacking sections in margins, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1876
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    The altograph of Washington City, or, stranger's guide : Selected points of interest shown pictorially. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1892 by James T. DuBois ..." Area beyond city limits not drawn to scale. Includes directory of "Where to go." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Dubois, James T. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1892
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    Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, floor ... "9.05." Oriented with north to the left. Includes index of facilities/offices. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. General Services Administration
    • Date: 2005
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    Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near ... In upper left corner: [Be]ginning of [remainder missing]. "This plat was copied from an old torn map & which was very incorrectly made--12th Nov'r 1855." Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the right. Soiled, lacking large sections along edges, and faced and backed with rice paper. On verso in ink: Beginni[ng o]f Youngs [portion missing] and lands binding on [remainder missing]. Available ...
    • Date: 1855
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    Plat & dimensions of circle on Pennsylvania Avenue at interse... "18th Nov'r 1854." Includes survey notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - French, Benjamin (Benjamin Brown) - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1854
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the gover... "I certify that this is a true copy of the original in this office, John Stewart, civil engineer in charge of records, 10th Oct'r 1882." Facsim. of the L'Enfant plan showing part of the street system of the original. Original version: [1791]. Includes text, notes, and descriptive index of "References." At lower right: N.I. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Stewart, John - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
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    Welcome to Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1986--491-414/40008. Reprint 1986." Panel title. 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: 1986
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    Showing new bridge proposed by S.R. Seibert 1865 : [Washingto... Covers western part of central business district, West End, and Foggy Bottom. Shows proposed bridge from junction of 25th and E streets N.W. across Potomac River to Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Title handwritten in ink at lower left. Extensively annotated in ink to show spot heights. LC copy soiled, fold-lined, missing sections at corners, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    [Topographical map of the District of Columbia and adjacent a... Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H182 Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751. Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Covers area bounded by 33rd, Prospect, Thomas Jefferson streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Below title: Survey & plat completed February 27, 1752; 69 lots sold on March 21, 1752. Photocopy of ms. map. LC copy annotated in ink on recto: 13; rubber-stamped on verso: Handy, print, Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Copy of map showing proposed extension of Sixteenth Street an... Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and col. pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes inset. Accompanied by statistical data sheet. (1 leaf ; 27 x 19 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5; 650/6; 700/1
    • Contributor: McPherson, Donald - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. LC copy annotated in black ink and colored inks to show troop positions and engagements. Annotated in black ink on verso: Major General Sigel to Colonel L.P. di Cesnola, Chantilly, Novbr. 1862. Bookplate of "Palma di ...
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads
    Military map of N.E. Virginia
    Also shows rural householders' names, railroads, vegetation, marsh areas, and street pattern of Washington, D.C. and Alexandria. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. In left upper margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess.--Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. In right upper margin: No. 1. Includes note and coat of arms below title. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and isolines. This item is in the ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Dept. Engineer Bureau - United States. Congress - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1865
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    Washington DC Scale not given. Folded title: Welcome to Washington. "Reprint 1978." Covers Washington central business district. Includes text, tourist information, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, map of Washington region, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1978
  • Map
    City of Washington, statistical maps Covers city within the old limits (Florida Av. etc.) and Georgetown. Relief shown by contours and gradient tints on map 2. Title from accompanying title sheet. Common title on map sheets at upper right: City of Washington. Titles of contents from accompanying title sheet. Individual titles on the map sheets differ from those on the title sheet (are longer). Some maps include statistical table. ...
    • Contributor: Greene, F. V. (Francis Vinton) - Bruff, William T. O. - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - Greene, F. V.
    • Date: 1880

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    [Map of streetcar lines in Anacostia and surrounding district... Shows "Anacostia & Potomac River R.R.," "Proposed route--Anacostia, Surattsville & Brandywine Ry.," and subdivision names and boundaries. Relief shown by contours. Title devised by cataloger. "To accompany the report of the Commissioners, D.C., on Senate bill #3343 (1-18-04, H.D.Y.)." Oriented with north toward the upper left. In right lower margin: S Rep 2961 58 3. In upper right corner: No. 42866/2 E.D. Available also ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1904
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    Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia, showing permane... Partial cadastral map showing radial distances, block numbers, and landowners' names for outlying tracts. Includes inset and advertisement. LC copy lacks sections in margin, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, F. R. - Perley, F. A. - Wm. A. Flamm & Co.
    • Date: 1902
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situat... Covers area bounded by E, 7th, C, and 5th streets N.E. Shows block numbers and outlines, buildings, and block and building dimensions. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Has circular cameo impression: [Profile of head with] Toner Library. Accompanied by lead-pencil ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia. Relief shown by contours. Partial cadastral map. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "D C 56 1." LC copy brittle and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington and surroundings showing recent... 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
  • Map
    Washington, District of Columbia F23741 U.S. Copyright Office LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: American Automobile Association. Route & Map Service
    • Date: 1913
  • Map
    Mount Pleasant (S.P. Browns suburban subdivision) : [part of ... Cadastral map showing buildings, privies, wells, and cisterns. At top: Diagram H. At lower left: H Ex1 pt6 49 1. LC copy faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Brown, S. P.
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Map showing suburban subdivisions of the District of Columbia Oriented with north toward the upper left. "D C 53 3." LC copy fold-lined. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCp
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    [Tax survey map of squares 671 and 672, N.E. Washington D.C.]. Shows dimensions for the blocks bounded by New York Av., 1st, M, and North Capitol streets N.E. "Dec--13--1884." "Square 671 valued $2,125.00. Square 672 valued $17,440.00." Title devised by cataloger. India ink. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 907 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    The national capital, Washington City, D.C. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye view. Shows Georgetown, Foggy Bottom, and Potomac waterfront. "Copyright secured by A. Sachse & Co., Baltimore, Md." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 109 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: A. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1883
  • Map
    Visitor's guide, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Was... Each map is a color-coded floorplan. Panel title. Title at upper left: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Includes text and color-coded diagram of exhibition floors. Text, location map, and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    • Date: 1994
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington, District of Columbia Shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes sector diagram and advertisement with ill. Text and advertisements on verso. LC copy trimmed and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Warner, H. (Brainard Henry)
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Scharf's International pictorial map of central Washington. F35114 U.S. Copyright Office Major buildings shown pictorially. English and Spanish. Alternate title at lower left: Mapa foto-pictórico de la parte central de Washington / por Emilio L. Scharf, Ph.D. "Publisht [sic] in English, Spanish, German and French." Some maps have streets colored in red. Others have them uncolored. Includes notes and index to points of interest. LC copy 2 halved and mounted on ...
    • Contributor: Scharf, Emilio L.
    • Date: 1919
  • Map
    Digital atlas of Washington D.C. and vicinity Began in 1999? Mode of access: World Wide Web. Title from home page (viewed on Jan. 23, 2003).
    • Contributor: Bowen, William A.
    • Date: 1999
  • Map
    [Map of part of Washington D.C. central business district in ... Covers area bounded by F, 6th, and 10th streets, and Constitution Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and blue wash. Torn, stained, patched, and edged in cloth. Annotated on cloth backing in lead pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Johnson's Washington and Georgetown. Shows block numbers, wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1868, by A.J. Johnson ... New York." Part of index of places (not of recto map) on verso. "48." LC copy trimmed and accompanied by information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, A.J. Johnson, New York, 1870. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington. Shows wards, extent of built-up area, major buildings, block numbers, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 26." LC copy stained at edges and rubber-stamped in lower margin: Published 1865. Available also ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Memorials and museums master plan : [Washington D.C.] Shows existing and planned museums/memorials/monuments and the official designated areas for their sites. Relief shown by shading on some maps. Title from panel. Includes text, index of plan framework sites, index of planned memorial/museum sites, location map, inset of the monumental core (on airphoto base), diagram of the streets/avenues framework (on title panel), and ill. of proposed special-development areas. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 2010
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, major buildings, and extent of built-up area. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1856 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Charles Desilver, Philadelphia, 1858. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Desilver, Charles
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : e... Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Also has red-ink lines drawn in some streets to show utility (sewer?) system. Includes indexed table of "References." LC copy missing edge sections, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in upper margin: Bet. 1835-1840. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1348 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Stone, William James
    • Date: 1839
  • Map
    Plat of the sub-division of part of a tract of land called "F... Cadastral map showing lot dimensions, acreages, and numbers. "Dec. 14th 1881." Accompanied by ms. sketch map of part of D.C. with date 1758. 1 sheet : ms., pencil ; 19 x 25 cm. Includes notes and acreage table. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map showing section of Washington, D.C. F38644 U.S. Copyright Office Shows licensed bars and public schools in central Washington as of 1913. Includes text seeking vote for continued Prohibition. Text and blank area on verso. LC copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Robertson, Georgia - International Order of Good Templars. National Grand Lodge
    • Date: 1913
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia :... 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 left upper margin: No. 3043 price 30 cents. LC copy rubber-stamped, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. 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