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    [Survey map of part of S.W. and S.E. Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Q St. S.W./S.E., Anacostia River, S St. S.W., and Potomac River. Shows block outlines and numbers, street center-lines, base points, and dimensions. Does not show lots or land ownership. Title devised by cataloger. In pencil on paper slip affixed to cloth backing: Map found in an old closet in 1859 at Mt. Vernon exhibiting a portion of the city of ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Park system of the nation's capital and environs : under jurisdiction of National Capital Region, National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior : [Washington D.C.] Also shows scenic easements and other government lands. "January 1989." At head of title: Map A. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DRM DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service. Denver Service Center. Eastern Team - United States. National Park Service. National Capital Region
    • Date: 1989
  • Map
    A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. Stained, missing small sections, annotated in lead pencil, annotated in ink to show city streets east of Rock Creek, extensively watercolored to show unidentified districts and letters, has printed ill. affixed at top, bordered to india ink, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    [Map of landholdings in the part of Prince George's County (Md.) that is now central Washington D.C.] Shows landholdings as of "1784." Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink (black and purple) on tracing linen. Title devised by cataloger. Probably traced by Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Beatty and Orme. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north to the right. Stained and fold-lined. Includes notes and index of survey points. On verso in lead ...
    • Contributor: Beatty, Chas. (Charles) - Orme, Arch. (Archibald) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1784
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : for use in Evans' visitors companion at our National Capitol. Shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Evans, G. G. (George G.) - Evans, G. G.
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to James M. Lingan. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Covers area bounded by 18th, M, 20th, and P streets N.W. Shows buildings, block numbers and outlines, and 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 ms. tracing (tracing ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Hall and Elvans' subdivision, Meridian Hill. Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots "Owned by Mr. Blaine." From the Breckinridge family papers. In upper left corner: S. C. Hill, Real Estate and Loans, Life and Fire Insurance. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3; 700/1
    • Contributor: Hill, S. C. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    The vicinity of Washington, D.C. Partial cadastral map showing buildings and householders' names beyond city limits. Relief shown by contours. Also shows radial distances from White House. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1894, by G.M. Hopkins ..." Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 95-98 Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies darkened, assembled, resectioned to ...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    The nation's capital : [Washington D.C.] E XXc 14209 U.S. Copyright Office Shows radial distances, locations of "Committee on Public Comfort" and "Inaugural Committee," and block numbers. Includes list of presidential inaugurations, directory of "Inaugural Committee, March 4, 1909," street width directory, and U.S. coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, M. I. (Michael Ignatius) - Yates, O. - Norris Peters Co. - Weller, M. I.
    • Date: 1909
  • 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
    Boyd's map of the city of Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia. 22348N U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers, public lands, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1882, by Wm. H. Boyd ... at Washington D.C." Includes note. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Boyd, Wm. H. (William H.) - Boyd, Wm. H.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to James M. Lingan. Covers area bounded by 18th, M, 20th, and P streets N.W. Shows buildings, block numbers, and dimensions. Black, brown, red inks and lead pencil. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by negative photostat dummy sheet annotated in ink: Probably drawn by Nicholas King. 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
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Eastern corner of D.C. off map. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. Coloring differs. Includes note and coat of arms below title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 684 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. 3 copies ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Part of Georgetown, Maryland Cadastral survey map of area bounded by 33rd St., M St., Wisconsin Av. N.W., and the Georgetown waterfront, Washington D.C. Does not show ownership. Relief shown by hachures. Red ink, black ink, and blue wash. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 508 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1752
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes note, index to points of interest, and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC Ward maps 225 LC copy fold-lined, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    [Wa-shin-ton] DC. "*GPO: 1989--242-342/80035. Reprint 1989, Japanese." Covers Washington central business district. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Japanese and English. Panel title. Includes description and col. ill. of places of interest. Tourist information, map of Washington region, 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
  • Map
    Goose Creek : [Washington D.C.] Covers Tiber Creek estuary in the area now occupied by the Mall. Shows proposed Washington D.C. street alignments. Pen-and-ink and brown wash. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Watermark: J Whatman (with fleur-de-lis under crown). Oriented with north to the bottom. Stained, missing section at lower right corner, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Henry
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    [National capital region : Washington D.C.]. Street map of metropolitan area. Title from publisher's price list. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1981
  • Map
    Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." Available also ...
    • Contributor: Young, William S. - Upshur, A. P. (Abel Parker) - Whiting, William - Smith, M. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1842
  • Map
    Map of survey of part of Pleasant Plains knows as "Bellevue" : recorded, book "County 6," p. 126, Surveyor's Office, D.C. Cadastral map showing lots, numbers, and dimension. "These choice lots for sale by S.C. Hill--Le Droit Building ..." LC copy annotated in red ink to show price information. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Hill, S. C.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Profile of Washington & Fayette streets, Georgetown, D.C. Washington Street profile covers 30th Street between Q and R streets N.W. Fayette Street profile covers 35th Street between Volta Place and Wisconsin Avenue N.W. Alternate title: Profile of Washington & Fayette streets. From the Taggart Estate papers. Oriented with north to the left. Black, brown, blue inks, and lead pencil. Soiled and cracked at edges. Includes notes, statistical tables, computations, and outline maps ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    William Corcoran's subdivision of lots : between High & Congress & Bridge & Gay streets, Georgetown D.C. Cadastral map showing landowners' names. Covers block bounded by Wisconsin Av., N, 31st, and M streets N.W. "Sept. 19th 1839." Title in ink in 2 hands on verso. Pen-and-ink. Soiled and stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3851 Phillips. Washington 495 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)
    • Date: 1839
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    The National Aerial Photography Program : NAPP, the National Aerial Photography Program : [Washington D.C.] Photomap of Washington D.C. designed as a poster to illustrate the various scales at which NAPP materials are available. Panel title: NAPP, the National Aerial Photography Program. Inset photomaps of central Washington: 1X -- 3X -- 2X. Text and directories on verso. Col. maps on verso: Denverton quadrangle, California, 1:20,000 scale [airphoto] -- Logandale quadrangle, California, 1:20,000 scale [airphoto] -- Chris Flat quadrangle, California, ...
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1991