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  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States. Shows block numbers, wards, existing and planned government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections along fold lines, mounted ...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred
    • Date: 1822
  • 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
    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. "Dec. 29, 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: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Facsimile. Original version: Engrav'd by Thackara & Vallance Philad'a 1792. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. At top center: Plate no. 2340. In left upper margin: No. 3035 price 45 cents. LC copies variously soiled, torn, fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    The City of Washington and environs : 1898 In upper margin: National Educational Association Convention, Washington, D.C., July 7-12, 1898. Includes index to points of interest. Text and schedule of meetings on verso. LC copy 1 stained and fold-lined. Copy 2 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: National Educational Association (U.S.). Meeting - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Also shows block numbers, major buildings, proposed streets, and subdivision boundaries. Legend title: Location of street railways. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC sheets trimmed, annotated in pencil, rubber-stamped, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1908
  • Map
    Economic geology sheet, Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington quadrangle Relief shown by contours. Also shows artesian water contours. Geology "Surveyed in 1893-1899." Topography "Surveyed in 1885-86 and 95-97." Includes notes and "Sections" diagram. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Darton, Nelson Horatio - Williams, George Huntington - Keith, Arthur - Wilson, Herbert M. (Herbert Michael) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Sub-division of parts of Jackson Hill and Mount Pleasant, to be known as "Lanier Heights" : showing Zoological Park and Rock Creek Electric Railroad now in course of construction, August 1890. Scale ca. 1:1,650. LC copy fold-lined and annotated in pencil to show future street alignments. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 6511; 650/2; 710/1
    • Contributor: McLachlen & Batchelder - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington. Shows block numbers, wards, railroads, and radial distances from Capitol. LC Ward maps, 226 LC copies fold-lined, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also annotated in ink and col. pencils. Copy 3 also annotated in lead pencil to show lands of original proprietors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies DCP
    • Contributor: W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1868
  • Map
    Paper Mill tract : [on Rock Creek, N.W. Washington D.C.] Partial cadastral map. Blueprint. Oriented with north to the right. "A correct copy of the original." LC copy fold-lined and annotated on verso in pencil: Gift, Artemas C. Harmon, Jan. 26, 1932. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield) - Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.)
    • Date: 1868
  • Map
    The "Standard guide" up-to-date ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" Scale ca. 1:17,000. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. "Published by the Foster & Reynolds Co., New York, B.S. Reynolds Co., Washington." Includes text, index to points of interest, and ill. Map of District of Columbia and index on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds Co. - S. Reynolds Co.
    • Date: 1917
  • 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
    The White House gardens and grounds : fall 1996.
    Commemorative plantings
    Bird's-eye view of White House grounds showing plantings included in the fall 1996 public tour. Title from cover. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes index of "Commemorative plantings" [mostly trees]. Text dated "October 1996" on verso. Text and ill. on cover. LC map sheet and cover sheet originally were stapled together to form 8-page booklet. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: White House Administrative Office (U.S.)
    • Date: 1996
  • Map
    No. 1. Survey for John Davidson ; No. 2. Lots surveyed on 1st Street between Fred. & Fayette streets : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey maps showing landowners' names. "Book 1839, 40, last part, Octo'r 28th 1843." Title from verso. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, and missing edge sections. Two incomplete surveys maps in ink and lead pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 496 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1843
  • 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
    Exhibit chart showing streets & avenues of the cities of Washington and Georgetown, improved under the Board of Public Works, D.C. : Nov. 1st 1873 : sewers. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. In printer's cartouche: 466. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy soiled, annotated in ink, laminated, mounted on cloth backing, and impressed with ownership seal: Toner Library. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, J. F. - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Morrison's map of the country about Washington. LC copy 1 torn along fold lines. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Morrison, J. R. D. - Gedney, A. G.
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Washington, DC. Covers Washington central business district. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Panel title: Bienvenido a Washington. "Spanish *GPO: 1983--381-609/427 Reprint 1983." Includes text in Spanish and col. ill. Text and tourist information in Spanish, region map, 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: 1983
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under control of the Office of Public Buildings and Grounds Reservations numbered in red. Includes statistical table. "48 2 Ch Eng." LC copy soiled, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rockwell, A. F. - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    [Survey map of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Features shown existed in 1807 or later. Title devised by cataloger. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark: 1794. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1170 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    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
    Washington City and its environs. Shows Pennsylvania Railroad and station in red. Includes hotel index and inset of "Sections of the city." LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in lower margin: In Barksdall's hand-book of Washington, 1892. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Barksdall, Frank N. - Allen, Lane & Scott
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia showing location of schools. Relief shown by contours. Schools shown by race. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "D C 56 1." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    [National capital region : Washington D.C.]. Street map of metropolitan area. Title from publisher's price list. Unidentified grid. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1976
  • 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