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    Plan of part of the city of Washington : on which is shewn the squares, lots, &c., divided between William Prout Esq'r and the Commissioners of the Federal Buildings, agreeably to the ... Cadastral map showing original landholdings, new block numbers, new lot lines, lot numbers, and street widths. Covers area in N.E.-S.E. Washington (now Lincoln Park district) approx. bounded by Navy Yard, 3rd St. N.E.-S.E., H St. N.E., and 13th St. N.E.-S.E. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink, red ink, and watercolors. Oriented with north to the right. Drawn in southern/northern segments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1800
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    [Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the Anacostia River Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and 3 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Hickey, William
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    Fairview Heights subdivision of parts of Scott's Ordinary Terra Firma and Alliance tracts Scale 1:1,200; 100 ft. to 1 in. LC copy annotated in red ink. Cadastral map. "For sale by John E. Beall & Co. ... Washington, D.C." From the Breckinridge family papers. Stamped on certain lots: Sold. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/3
    • Contributor: Beall, John E. - VielĂ©, Herman K. - Breckinridge Family - John E. Beall & Co.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington, the capital of the United States of America. Scale ca. 1:25,500. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. From unidentified atlas. Border design may differ from another copy. "37." Part of gazetteer on verso. LC copy 1 brittle, town, and taped. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Johnson and Ward
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Potomac River at Washington, D.C., map showing progress of work : June 30, 1890 Shows dredged and reclaimed Potomac park areas. Depths shown by soundings and contours. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Hains, Peter C. (Peter Conover)
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Le'Droit Park as recorded in the Surveyor's Office : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by A.L. Barber & Co., Le'Droit Buildg., Washington, D.C." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 1 stained, fold-lined, and annotated in lead pencil. LC copy 2 brittle, stained, torn, and annotated in ink and red pencil shading to show proposed street extensions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies ...
    • Contributor: A.L. Barber and Co. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1880
  • 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
    Map of survey of Whitney Close, divided into squares 1 to 11 inclusive, in the county of Washington, District of Columbia : recorded in book "County no. 6," pages 62, 63, Surveyor's ... Cadastral map. Includes notes. LC copy 1 fold-lined and missing small edge sections. Copy 2 halved and mounted on cloth backing. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - H. Warner & Co.
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Hydrographic map of the Potomac River from Aqueduct Bridge, Georgetown, to Long Bridge, Washington, D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and extensively annotated in red ink to show estuarine contours. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Craighill, Wm. P. (William Price) - Weyss, J. E. - Thompson, G. (Gilbert) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1871
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    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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    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
    • Date: 1892
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    Plat of the tracts of land comprising the tract known as "Kalorama" : part of original tracts of land called "Widow's Mite" and "Pretty Prospect" situated in the District of Columbia : ... Cadastral survey mapo showing landowners' names. "Jan. 1886." Black ink, red pencil, and watercolor. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 571 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    [Topographic map of fish propagating ponds in the Mall, Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by 17th St. west, B St. north, Executive Avenue, and the Potomac waterfront. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title devised by cataloger. Blueprint. LC copy thirded and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington exhibiting the property of James M. Ling[a]n ; A map of part of a tract of land called the Hopyard : being part of ... Cadastral maps showing original landholdings with 1858 street system superimposed. Lingan map covers area bounded by W, 16th, H, 22nd, and Boundary streets N.W. Baily map covers area bounded by F, 14th, N, and 10th streets S.E. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification headed: Surveyors ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Fenwick, George - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    Bird's-eye-view of Washington City, D.C. Perspective map not drawn to scale. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 107 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Morrison, George A. - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1872
  • Map
    Square 796 : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map of block bounded by Virginia Av., 3rd, G, and 4th streets S.E. India ink with later notes and additions in lead pencil. Soiled and trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington showing the location of sewers : Jan. 1st 1890 Also shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." LC copy soiled, halved, lacking large corner section, and mounted on cloth backing. 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
    • Date: 1890
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    Map of the city of Washington showing location of fatal cases of zymotic diseases for the year ending June 30, 1894 Also shows block numbers. At head of title: No. II. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." "D C 53 3." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC lacks other sheets in set. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Lukesh, G. M.
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    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. Also shows "Battle field at Bull Run fought July 21st 1861." At head of title: Surveys for military defences. "Additions & corrections for Rappahannock and Rapid Ann Rivers and their vicinity ..." added to data used in compilation. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes "Data ...
    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (Joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington. Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Washington, D.C., July 12th, 1886." Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in ink and red pencil to show new bridge, and annotated in ink in lower margin: Pennsylvania Avenue is concreted from Rock Creek to 11th Street East. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Weller & Repetti
    • Date: 1886
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    Square 18 : [Washington D.C.?] Cadastral map covering area bounded by Chestnut Av., Railroad Av., and Eleventh St. Unclear that area is in Washington D.C. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained and soiled. Includes notes. On verso in ink: Plat Sq. 18 Huntington, no. 1. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 891 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Taber, A. C.
    • Date: 1872
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    Guide map of Washington. Shows radial distances from Capitol. Text, table of hotel rates, and advertisement 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: Lewis Eng. Co.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy missing small corner sections and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] A new universal atlas, Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., Philadelphia, 1851. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. LC copy stained, missing small sections, rubber-stamped, 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
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    Map showing water mains, stop valves, fire plugs, and elevations in the city of Washington, D.C. Relief shown by spot heights. Also shows block numbers. Includes text. LC copy trimmed, 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. Water Registrars Office
    • Date: 1876