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  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington LC copy 1 fold-lined and halved. Copy 2 halved, annotated in red ink to give unidentified numbers, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Cole, Chas. D. (Charles D.) - Cole, Chas. D.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Map of the north western portion of the city of Washington Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Potomac River, Rock Creek, 13th St. N.W., and Constitution Av. N.W. Relief shown by contours and gradient tints. Also shows fire-alarm boxes and hydrants. In upper margin: Sheet No. I. Includes "Table showing the width of the streets [and] avenues." LC copy fold-lined, shellacked, missing small sections, halved, mounted on cloth backing, annotated ...
    • Contributor: Olmstead, J. F. - Chittenden, George
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia, U. States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, and built-up areas. Title at head of Georgetown index: Plan of Georgetown. Photocopy of map in Bohn's hand-book of Washington, 1854. Includes text, indexes to points of interest, and ill. LC copies rubber-stamped, annotated in pencil and ink, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Bohn, Casimir - E. Sachse & Co.
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    The nation's capital : [Washington D.C.]. 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, 1901," street width directory, and U.S. coat of arms. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, M. I. (Michael Ignatius) - Norris Peters Co. - Weller, M. I.
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    Rock Creek Park Panel title: Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. Includes note and trail directory. Text, telephone 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: 1981
  • Map
    Map showing route of District of Columbia Suburban Railway : Sept. 1892 Shows line from city center to Brookland, Langdon, and Riverdale (Md.). LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J.
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    The "Standard guide" ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" Scale ca. 1:16,896. Shows radial distance from the Capitol. Includes text, indexes, and advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds (Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the junction of Bladensburg and Benning Roads N.E.]. 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
  • Map
    Defenses of Washington, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia : showing forts and roads Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows woods and householders' names in rural areas. In lower left corner: Accompanying report of Brig. Gen. Richard Delafield ... dated October 30, 1865, series III. From: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Washington, 1891-1895, plate 89, map 1. In lower right corner: See Atlas, Plates VII. and VIII. ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Delafield, Richard - United States. Government Printing Office
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Todd & Brown's subdivision of part of Pleasant Plains and Mt. Pleasant, Washington County, D.C. Cadastral map. "The above lots marked in red ... are the lots to be sold." Alternate title in large type at top: Chancery sale. Includes text and schedule of lot sales headed: On Wednesday, June 15th, 1887. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Fendall, Reginald - Walter Williams & Co.
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington 6106P U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers, major buildings, and streetcar lines. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Kokuritsu Bijutsukan, mappu to gairyaku annai.
    Gyararī ichigaikan
    Maps of 7 floorplans of the 2 museum buildings. Japanese. 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.
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 1996
  • Map
    Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington sheet Topographic map. Relief shown by contours. "Surveyed in 1885-6". LC copy torn, fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Gannett, Henry - Thompson, G. (Gilbert) - Hoffman, J. D. - Howell, D. J. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Map of property purchased from the United States by Wm. T. Dove, Esq., south half of square no. 3 in the city of Washington : colored red, also the origl. boundary of ... "6th November 1854." Partial cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, lot boundaries, and dimensions. Covers southeastern Georgetown and Foggy Bottom waterfront areas. At head of title: (Copy). India ink, col. ink, and watercolor. Stained and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1382 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Dove, Wm. T. (William T.)
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington Shows streets cleaned by hand or machine, sprinkled unimproved streets, and public dumps. "Fiscal year 1901." LC copy edged with cloth, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Cole, Chas. D. (Charles D.) - District of Columbia. Street Cleaning Department
    • Date: 1901
  • 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 of the Engineer Commissioner, District of Columbia. Shows block numbers, alleys, parks, and major buildings. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy soiled, torn, missing edge sections, and annotated in red ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1883
  • Map
    Map of Washington City, District of Columbia Scale not given. Relief shown by hachures. From the Breckinridge family papers. LC copy fold-lined. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map of Washington and Georgetown. Shows occurrence of lung diseases in color. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from Capitol. Includes notes and sector diagram. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    The White House : the White House, Washington, D.C.
    White House, Washington, D.C.
    Aerial view with floors separated to reveal floorplans. "*GPO:2008--339-126/80076 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
  • Map
    Jarvis' Map of Washington. Covers city center. Selected buildings shown pictorially. LC copies annotated in pencil and rubber-stamped. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies. DCP
    • Contributor: Jarvis, J. F. (John F.)
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia, October 1907 : showing present and proposed streets : compiled form [sic] latest data at the Office of the Engineer Commissioner, District of Columbia E XXc 11785 U.S. Copyright Office Shows block numbers. "Copyrighted October 1907 ..." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company - Nash, J. O. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1907
  • Map
    Plat of the survey of the Paper Mill tract : as conveyed by Edgar Patterson to Eli Williams, Chas. & Daniel Carroll, by deed, July 26th 1811 : recorded liber A.C. folio ... Cadastral survey map. "May 1876." Also covers tract called "Rock Hill." Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and yellow wash. Faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 680 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.)
    • Date: 1876