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    Map of Washington, D.C., and suburbs : showing the latest streets and all the new railway and street-car routes 33131X U.S. Copyright Office "Copyright, 1892, by F.L. Averill." Includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and darkened. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.) - District of Columbia National Guard. Engineering Platoon - Averill, F. L.
    • Date: 1892
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    Copy, square 533 : [Washington D.C.] Partial cadastral map of block bounded by Indiana Av., 3rd, C, 4 1/2, and D streets N.W. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Includes text, statistical table, and computations. Fold-lined, missing small sections along lines, and mounted on cloth backing. On verso in ink: Plat of subdivision A, B, C, D, E, F, G of lots 15, 16, 17 in square 533. Available also through the...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Elliot, William P.
    • Date: 1840
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    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
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    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 Carroll's land : [central Washington, D.C.] Cadastral survey of land tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, New Troy, and Houps Addition, with owners' names. "The out lines of the Resurvey as made for Charles Carroll Jun'r the 16th day of May 1759 is shadowed with yellow." Title from verso. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes text and indexed boundary descriptions. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A. - Carroll, Charles
    • Date: 1793
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    Architectural and land use study. Scale ca. 1:40,000. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Shows proposed major buildings and land use in southern half of D.C. and adjacent part of Virginia. "O--488-708." Accompanied by text: The urban river, a staff proposal for waterfront development in the District of Columbia, Dec. 1972 (49 p. : ill., maps ; 24 x 29 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1972
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    Hill between hill no. 1 & Fort Meigs : [Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by contours. Black ink, red ink, and lead pencil. Fold-lined. Oriented with north to the left. At lower left in pencil: 19 sheets. At upper left in ink: 211, L. Sheet 14. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 691.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
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    Lanier Heights. Scale ca. 1:1,625. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
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    Sq. 730 : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map of block bounded by Pennsylvania Av., 1st, A, and 2nd streets S.E., now occupied by the Library of Congress Jefferson Bldg. At upper right: Exhibit B. Photostat of ms. map. Includes note and 12 signatures. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America Shows major buildings and streetcar lines. LC copy fold-lined, torn, missing edge sections, annotated in lead and blue pencils to show proposed cable-car lines, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Gamble, W. H.
    • Date: 1875
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    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices. Cadastral map. "For sale by A. P. Fardon, Real Estate Broker, 1326 F. Street." From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/4
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Fardon, A. P. - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house belonging to Robert Peter. Covers area bounded by Florida Avenue, 14th, V, and 12th streets N.W. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black and red inks. Watermark: IV. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On preliminary shelflist card: Toner collection no. 12. Phillips. Washington, 704 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden. Panel title. Titles printed in blue and black; maps printed in black-and-white. Includes text, descriptive index of sculptures, and index of trees. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 1999
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    A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index to points of interest. LC copy darkened, wrinkled, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the national capital, parks and recreation facilities diagram no. 1, national open space system 1970/1985. Scale ca. 1:29,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 70.00/100.00-27703." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974
  • 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
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    Oak View D.C. Cadastral map. "Thos. J. Fisher and Co. (Incorporated), sole agents ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1912
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    5th plan, from 7th east to 13th Street and G Street south to East Capitol Street : [S.E. Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors. Covers area bounded by East Capitol, 13th, G, and 7th streets S.E. Title from handwritten (ink) label affixed to cloth backing. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and lead pencil. Watermark: L Munn 1794. Edged in green cloth stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing: From...
    • Contributor: King, Rt. (Robert) - Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia - King, Rt.
    • Date: 1794
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    [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
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    District of Columbia "March 1959." Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes Commission insigne and blank legend area. "545175 O-60 (Inside back cover) No. 3." Issued with the map: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, [1960?]. LC copy laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1959
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    Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the District of Columbia Ms. (india ink on tracing paper). Accompanied by newspaper article: Some forgotten stones mark D.C.'s first outline, The Evening Star, Monday, Jan. 2, 1950. [2] p. : ill., map ; 60 x 30 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Woodward, Fred E. (Fred Eugene) - Woodward, Fred E.
    • Date: 1906
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    Topographical map of the original District of Columbia and environs showing the fortifications around the city of Washington Also shows school districts and householders' names in rural areas. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1862 by E.G. Arnold ..." Includes text and population tables. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 674, 674.1 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink on verso, mounted on cloth...
    • Contributor: Arnold, E. G. - Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    [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
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    A.P. Fardon & E.B. Townsend's subdivision to be known as Woodridge : being tracts called Barbadoes & Scotland Enlarged in the District of Columbia Cadastral map. Also issued with different publisher: E.B. Townsend. Includes location map. LC copy fold-lined, check-marked in red ink, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Grant, Wm. H. (William H.) - Fardon, A. P.
    • Date: 1887
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    Washington, the beautiful capital of the nation. F37724 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 111.3 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and index to points of interest. 2 copies DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Olsen, William - Columbia Planograph Co.
    • Date: 1922