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  • Map
    General soil map, District of Columbia. Scale 1:24,000. Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Compiled 1975." Includes notes and table of soil characteristics. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Soil Conservation Service - United States. Office of National Capital Parks
    • Date: 1975
  • Map
    Map of Washington and Georgetown. "Combined numbers show total deaths on each square" [by race]. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from Capitol. "H. Ex. Doc. 1, Pt. VI." Includes text and sector diagram. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Triangulation diagram, vicinity of Washington, D.C. : October 1958. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Alternate title in upper margin: Washington and vicinity. Alternate title in lower right margin: Vicinity of Washington, D.C. "Base map by United States, Department of the Interior, Geological Survey." State grids. Accompanied by index: Key to numbered stations, Washington & vicinity triangulation diagram : (revised) 10/58. 2 p. : photocopy ; 27 cm. Includes notes. "A-2871-2+." LC ...
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1958
  • Map
    Part of the city of Washington shewing the heights of the present surface of the ground from Pennsylvania Avenue to New Jersey Avenue below the Capitol Hill Shows some block numbers. Relief shown by spot heights. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Includes text and table of elevations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 103 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, Rt. (Robert)
    • Date: 1803
  • Map
    National Museum of American Art, gallery plan.
    Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American Art, gallery plan
    Bird's-eye views of 3 floorplans. At upper left: 150 Smithsonian, 1846-1996. Includes notes, index to points of interest, and ill. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 1996
  • Map
    Outlines of tracts of land within which the city of Washington was laid out Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Shows block and ward numbers, major buildings, block dimensions, street railroads, sewers, and streetlamps. Land tracts ca. 1792 shown by red pencilled lines. Depths shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... in the year 1870." Includes notes and statistical table. LC copy assembled from small sheets, sectioned, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy brittle, cracked, soiled, ...
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
  • Map
    True copy of plat as recorded in Gov. Shepherd, page 141 : [part of Pleasant Plains, Washington D.C.] Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers, dimensions, and areas. Covers area bounded by Park Rd., Georgia Av., Otis Pl., and New Hampshire Av. N.W. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    [Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1751 thru 1794 of which 2 are named "Youngsborough" and "Gleanings." "The annexed plat ... made by order of the Honb. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... in the suit Doe, devisee of West vs. Alfred Heitmiller ..." "5 plats of lots ... were deposited in Court on this [day not specified] day of [month not specified] 1855." ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - United States. Court of Appeals (District of Columbia Circuit)
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    The northwest extension of Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, D.C., and adjacent subdivisions Cadastral map showing names of some rural landholders. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copies torn, taped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: VielĂ©, Herman K. - Fairchild, John F.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Willkommen in Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1983--381-609/425. Reprint 1983." Place-names in English. Panel title. Title at upper left: Washington, DC. Includes text and col. ill. Text, tourist information, 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
    The National lines before Washington : a map exhibiting the defences of the national capital and positions of the several divisions of the grand Union Army : supplement to the New-York times ...
    Map exhibiting the defences of the national capital and positions of the several divisions of the grand Union Army
    Includes text. Inset: "Port Royal and Tybee Island." Relief shown by hachures. Shows forts, batteries, and territory occupied by 8 Union divisions, extending from Washington to Virginia, ending at the north near Great Falls and southward to the mouth of the Accotink Creek. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for ...
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia showing real estate valuation areas. In left lower margin: H. Rept. 1215, 62-2. (To face page 16). Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Congress House
    • Date: 1912
  • Map
    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington Scale 1:63,360. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 470 Another edition. Mounted on cloth. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names in D.C. beyond old city limits. Printed on 4 sheets assembled with additional margin sheets to form 1 sheet. Includes advertisements in margins. LC copy brittle, shellacked, mounted on cloth backing, hemmed, and sectioned to 6 sheets. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Schmidt, Fred. A. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Great Falls power, plan & profile of conduit Relief shown by contours. "To accompany report dated February 4th 1913." "Approved: W.C. Langfitt, Lieut. Colonel, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army." In upper margin: Plate 3. In right lower margin: 35 sheets, sheet #3. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes profile of conduit. LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy lacks other sheets. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Hardy, E. D. - Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. Congress House
    • Date: 1913
  • Map
    Road map, Washington and vicinity, Maryland--Virginia--District of Columbia Relief shown by shading. Alternate title in right lower margin: Road map, Washington and vicinity. Includes source materials note. Text on verso. LC copy 1 annotated in pencil and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 removed from the Francis LeJau Parker papers in LC Manuscript Division. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1925
  • Map
    Pictorial map of Washington, D.C. F24620 U.S. Copyright Office Covers central Washington and adjacent part of Arlington (Va.). Selected points of interest shown pictorially. Includes notes and ill. LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Capital Sight-Seeing Co.
    • Date: 1914
  • Map
    District of Columbia F28115 U.S. Copyright Office Alternate title at base of legend: Hammond's complete map of District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes street index. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: C.S. Hammond & Company - S. Reynolds Co.
    • Date: 1915
  • Map
    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Road overprint dated "Jan. 1929" printed in red. "Culture revised in 1927 ..." Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy soiled, sectioned, and mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1929
  • Map
    Topographical map of Washington, D.C., and vicinity. Showing the Union forts and defences built 1861-3. Detail from a printed map of the Potomac River region of Maryland and Virginia, and including Washington, D.C., which Sneden has annotated to show the locations of Union forts and picket lines.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
  • Map
    Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC
    Rock Creek Park
    Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO:2012--372-849/81005 Reprint 2011." Title from panel. Includes note and directory of trails. Text, park phone directory, and color illustrations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2011
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house and grave yard belonging to David Burns : at present occupied by James Burns. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Covers area bounded by 9th, 11th, G, and I streets N.W. Shows house and graveyard dimensions, block dimensions, and block numbers. Pen-and-ink (black and purple) on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Has circular cameo impression: [Profile of head with] Toner Library. Accompanied ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Washington, the nation's capital
    Seeing the nation's capital
    Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Shows radial distances from Washington Monument. Also shows Tourmobile shuttle routes. "*GPO:2008--339-126/80011. Reprint 2008." Title from panel. Includes text and tourist directory. Text, city chronology, facsims. of L'Enfant and McMillan plans, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks - United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2008
  • Map
    Washington, D.C. F XXc 14361 U.S. Copyright Office Title below bar scale: Rand, McNally & Co.'s business atlas map of Washington, D.C. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1909