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  • Map of Washington City, District of Columbia : 26th National Encampment, G.A.R., Sept. 20, 21, 22, 23, 1892 /

    Relief shown by hachures. Includes index to points of interest. Text titled "Street car directory" and ill. on verso. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Milo Stevens & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Exhibit chart showing streets & avenues of the cities of Washington and Georgetown : improved under the Board of Public Works, D.C., Nov. 1st 1873 : pavements.

    Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. Wood, concrete, and stone paved streets shown for 1872 and 1873. In printer's cartouche: 466. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing; has cameo seal impression: Toner Library; and annotated in ink: No. 24. LC copy 2 trimmed, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in ink to give text and show extended streets. Available ...

    • Contributor: Gedney, J. F. - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
    • Original Format: Maps
  • 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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map of the city of Washington showing the location of the water mains /

    Also shows hydrants and stop boxes. "To accompany the annual report of Lieut. C. McD. Townsend, U.S.A., ass't to Eng'r Comm'r D.C. 1885." LC copy fold-lined, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Townsend, C. Mcd. (Curtis McDonald) - Cole, Chas. D. (Charles D.) - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C. - District of Columbia. Engineer Department
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Topographical map of Virginia between Washington and Manassas Junction.

    Scale ca. 1:270,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 451 Indicates Union and Confederate positions at "battle of Bull Run, July 21st 1861," Union encampments, towns, roads, the street pattern of Washington, railroads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Inset: Leesburg to Harpers Ferry. 4 x 5 cm. "Panoramic view of the fortifications around Washington" (12 x 20 cm.) appears above the map. Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Chillum Wood.

    Cadastral survey map. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Missing small sections along edges and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and measurement data. Subtitles in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1844
  • [Map showing reclamation of Potomac River estuary at Washington D.C. to form harbor and the Potomac parks].

    Depths shown by soundings and contours. 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

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Map of the District of Columbia and vicinity showing the principal points of interest including the present condition of the defenses of Washington /

    Relief shown by hachures and spot heights on vicinity map. Vicinity map shows radial distances from White House. "Copyright 1892, by F.L. Averill." Accompanied by text: Guide to and maps of the national capital and vicinity including the fortifications. 31 p. : ill. ; 16 cm. Suburbs map includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing over ...

    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.) - District of Columbia National Guard. Engineering Platoon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • [Cadastral map of eastern part of LeDroit Park and blocks northward to the Soldiers' Home, Washington D.C.].

    Covers area approx. bounded by Michigan Av., First St., Florida Av., 2nd St. N.W., and the McMillan Reservoir grounds. LC copy 2 torn and 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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • [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

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • 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)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the Anacostia River or Eastern Branch region D.C. /

    Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Glümer, J. V. - T. Sinclair & Son
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0 /

    Shows block numbers. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 31th [sic] day of January 1820 by Peter Force of the District of Columbia." From Peter Force's A national calendar, 1820. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Mounted on cloth backing, edged in imitation leather, and annotated in lead pencil: 1820. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Stone, William James - Force, Peter - Davis & Force
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1820
  • Center Market square : [Washington D.C.].

    Title from map center. Note at bottom: Including the dotted lines is the dimensions of that part of the Center Market square requiring to be filled in the 22nd June 1824. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermarked: Stamp U S. Tracing linen backing. Includes notes and computations. Sketch map of square 350 on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1824
  • 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

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia /

    Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes source materials note. In left lower margin: H. Ex. 1, 2, 48. LC copy soiled, darkened, fold-lined, torn, missing edge sections, and annotated in purple pencil to show proposed ...

    • Contributor: Greene, F. V. (Francis Vinton) - Lydecker, G. J. (Garrett J.) - Bruff, William T.O. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of the environs of Washington : compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington ...

    Shows buildings, rural property lines, householders' names, and vegetation. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. India ink, col. ink, and col. wash. Northern section is printed map with ms. annotation. Remainder is completely ms. Originally drawn on 4 sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, and sectioned to 6 parts. On verso on label affixed to cloth backing: No. 187. ...

    • Contributor: Barnard, J. G. (John Gross) - Boschke, A. - United States Coast Survey - Barnard, J. G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Plan of LeDroit Park, Washington, D.C. /

    Cadastral map showing lot lines, buildings, and some vegetation. "Lots for sale by A.L. Barber & Co." Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in lead pencil to show proposed street extensions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: McClelland, D. - Albright, J. J. - A.L. Barber and Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • [Eight grade profiles of streets in Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    Title devised by cataloger. On cloth backing in lead pencil: Profiles showing grading of Market St. east side and west side of Duck Lane etc., 1853. At lower left in lead pencil: Lewis Carbery, reported to Carpenter, Sept'r 1853. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington ...

    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • 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)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • 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 government buildings. Statement of responsibility printed above bar scale. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. DCP

    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ...

    At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," text printed below "N.I.," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 75 cents. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: L'Enfant, Pierre Charles - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1791
  • 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. Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm. ...

    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • [Map of Washington D.C. showing wood, concrete, and stone street pavements].

    Also shows block and ward numbers. Hand col. to show street paving types for 1872 and 1873. At head of legend: Nov. 1st 18[missing] pavements. Base map title: Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America / W.J. Stone sc. Wash'n. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Stone, William James
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map of the city of Washington showing the location of sewers : October 1st 1888 /

    Also shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." LC copy stained, halved, and lacking large sections at corners. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Lusk, J. L. (James Loring) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888