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  • Map

    [Plans and sections of the proposed continuation of the Washington Canal from Rock Creek to Little Falls of the Potomac, Washington D.C.]

    Section III also covers lower part of Georgetown. Drawn by Nicholas King. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map no. I drawn in 2 sections and oriented with north toward the upper left. Mounted on cloth backing. Some maps include text, inset, or 1 or 2 longitudinal sections of canal. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 74 Vault ...

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry - King, N. (nicholas)
    • Date: 1802

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  • Map

    Plan shewing the present & proposed directions of the Canal between 3d & 7th Street West on the Mall : [Washington D.C.] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Ink and watercolor. Stained, pencil annotations in right margin, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 77. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map

    Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washington

    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
  • Map

    Part of new canal : [Washington Canal, Washington D.C.]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    At top of sheet: 3d Street West & marsh of the Tiber near 6th St. West. Accompanied by another canal plan. 1 sheet : ms., ink and pencil ; 30 x 48 cm. Lead pencil. Cloth backing and missing upper left corner section. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 71 Vault ...

    • Date: 1800
  • Map

    Map of Tiber Creek, from its mouth to the extent of tide water : [Washington D.C.]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Covers area now occupied by the Mall. Shows proposed Washington D.C. street alignments and proposed canal. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink, blue wash, and blue pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Watermark: GR (with reginal figure in cartouche under crown). Oriented with north to the bottom. Foxed and mounted on cloth backing. On verso in lead pencil: No. 6. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Date: 1800
  • Map

    Plan of the proposed basin at the mouth of the Tiber : [Washington D.C.]

    Covers northern part of Mall between 15th and 17th streets N.W., not the present location of the Tidal Basin. Also shows "Canal" and "Proposed canal." Photocopy of ms. map in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy annotated in pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin - Roberts, N. S. (nathan Smith)
    • Date: 1829
  • Map

    [Plan of the Center Market and surrounding squares, Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 6th, D, and 10th streets N.W. Market building shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and watercolor. Ink-stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Phillips. Washington, 354 DCP

    • Date: 1820
  • Map

    Plan shewing the present & proposed direction of the Canal between 3d & Seventh streets : [Washington D.C.] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Oriented with north to the left. Brown ink, blue wash, and lead pencil. Torn at edges and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 76 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map

    Plan of basin between 12 & 10th streets as laid out for the Canal Co. : [Washington Canal, Washington D.C.]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Also covers part of central business district adjacent to canal. Ink and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Title in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 72 Vault DCP

    • Date: 1810
  • Map

    [Map of part of Pennsylvania Avenue and the Washington Canal in the vicinity of the Center Market, N.W. Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 6th, D, and 12th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and blue wash. Missing section at upper right corner and mounted on cloth backing. Includes computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1860
  • Map

    Plan of the Washington Canal : no. I Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by soundings. Ink and watercolor. Cloth backing. Includes text, view and plan of lock, and 2 longitudinal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 75 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1804
  • Map

    Plan of grounds adjacent to the Capitol showing the projected alteration of the Canal & the amount of land proposed to be laid into building lots Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Covers area bounded by C St. north, 1st St. east, C St. south, and 7th St. west, including eastern part of the Mall. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, some lots, dimensions, and street widths. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Watermarked: J Whatman 1794, [fleur-de-lis]. Stained, soiled, and missing small sections in margins. Accompanied by newspaper clipping: Public sale of valuable ...

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map

    [Map of part of the Washington Canal at the eastern end of the Mall, Washington D.C.]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Shows "Present direction of the Canal" and "New canal." Covers area bounded by 3rd and 7th streets, Pennsylvania Avenue N.W., and B Street S.W. Pen-and-ink. Cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 73 Vault DCP

    • Date: 1810
  • Map

    [Partial cadastral map of the district around the Center Market, N.W. Washington D.C.].

    Covers area bounded by 12th, D, 6th streets N.W., and the Washington Canal. Shows lots, lot numbers, and dimensions only in 4 squares. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and fold-lined. Includes computations and inset of Square 382. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1836