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    Map of the city of Washington and environs Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. "Copyrighted 1885, by A.G. Gedney." Text, advertisements, and blank area on verso. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also stained, fold-lined, and annotated in ink on cloth backing: M. Taylor ..., Mont Taylor ..., Montgomery Meigs Taylor ... Washington D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Fitch, Fox & Brown
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Part of new canal : [Washington Canal, Washington D.C.]. 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
    Plat of survey of Wm. M. Rapley's property fronting square west of sq. 471 : showing the docks and wharves described in lease and also the part occupied by Stephenson & Bro. ... 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
  • Map
    [Survey map of part of the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C.]. Covers the area bounded by 1st St. east, A St. south, A St. north, and the Capitol. Relief shown by spot heights. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the left. Cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 82 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • 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
    Lane from Road Street, Georgetown, to Barnards house and lands binding thereon : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Title from verso. Alternate title at upper right: Barnard & others. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes statistical tables and computations in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 494 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Part of the District of Columbia : June 1896 Covers District of Columbia less extreme southern part. Shows major buildings and suburban subdivisions. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes notes. LC copy 1 fold-lined. Copy 2 halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1896
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    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
  • Map
    New zoo map, National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C. Nuevo mapa del zoologico. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Bird's-eye view. "Based on Zoo master plan for 1976." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Frost, Hugh - Little People Press
    • Date: 1975
  • Map
    Map and visitors guide, National Gallery of Art, Washington. Maps of 7 floors of the 2 museum buildings and of the museum sculpture garden. Title from panel. Includes text, color-key to museum collections, index of sculptures in the sculpture garden, and building cross-section. Text, location map (The Mall), historical time-line, 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: 2011
  • Map
    The White House Bird's-eye view with floors separated to reveal floorplans. "*GPO: 1999--454-767/60475. Reprint 1999." Panel title. 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: 1999
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    Potomac River at Washington D.C., plan showing how reclaimed area may be utilized Shows dredged and reclaimed areas with proposed roads and plantings for the Potomac parks. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, 3 cross-sections, statistical table, and ill. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Washington Board of Trade
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    [Map of part of central Washington D.C. to the east of the White House]. Covers area bounded by K St., 3rd St., Constitution Av., 15th St., New York Av., and Vermont Av. N.W. Shows unidentified districts, block numbers, and some block dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes source materials notes. LC copies quartered and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Raymond, Chas. W. (Charles Walker) - Symons, T. W. (Thomas William) - Bruff, William T. O. - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1889
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of the United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... "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
  • Map
    Sketch of hill to be used for gov't fortification on Queen's Farm : [Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Lead pencilled note, ill., and watercolored areas on verso. In upper left corner: 211, L. Sheet 11. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 691.8 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Plat of the survey and subdivision of the estate of the late Clark Mills Esq. in Washington County D.C. : made for Messers. [sic] Thomas, Lambert, and Cole, trustees, Oct. 1884 : ... Cadastral map showing buildings. At upper left: This property will be sold on Wednesday Nov. 19th 1884 ... Includes notes. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Duncanson Bros
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    The White House 1792-1992
    White House
    Aerial view with building floors separated to reveal floorplans. "*GPO: 1991--281-954/40028." 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: 1991
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Watermark: SL. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copy accompanied by printed exhibit caption slip, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in lower margin: The final version of the L'Enfant Plan, probably printed in 1794 ... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1794
  • 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
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    U.S. Army Reserve centers, Washington D.C. and vicinity Base map "Prepared under the direction of the District of Columbia Department of Highways and Traffic, Office of Planning and Programming ... by Air Survey Corporation, 1964." Includes text, street address directory of reserve centers, and military insignia. LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Engineer Company (Topographic), 955th. - United States. Army Reserve - District of Columbia. Department of Highways and Traffic. Office of Planning and Programming - Air Survey Corporation
    • Date: 1964
  • Map
    [Survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. named Pleasant Plains, Plain Dealing and Mount Pleasant] Manuscript--ink and pencil. On cloth backing in pencil: From Joseph M. Toner papers. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statistical tables. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Fenwick, George - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1804
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Subdivision of property in the county of Washington, D.C. Cadastral map of part of Columbia Heights N.W. showing some landowners' names. "March 1869." "Lots for sale by Kilbourn & Latta, real estate brokers ..." Includes text. LC copy missing small sections along edges and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Kilbourn & Latta
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    [Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relation to pre-1790 landholdings]. Shows boundaries and names of original landholdings. Indicates "Approximate position of L. of C.--located by a later survey." "Traced from a map in 'Potomac Flats Case,' vol. VI." Lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1790