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  • Map
    Plat & dimensions of circle on Pennsylvania Avenue at intersection of Pa. Avenue, New Hampshire Avenue, K Street north, 23d Street west : [Washington Circle, Washington D.C.] "18th Nov'r 1854." Includes survey notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - French, Benjamin (Benjamin Brown) - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1854
  • Map
    Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Burgess, R. W. - Woodruff, I. C. - Callahan, Denis - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - United States. Congress Senate
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Federal Capital Improvements Program 2002-2007, regional & jurisdictional maps : District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia : Federal Capital Improvements Program : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area] Shows scheduled improvements and additions to federal government buildings and installations; also shows federal lands. Panel title. Includes indexes of "Projects listed by jurisdiction", 2 insets (1 of Washington city center), and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
  • Map
    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, streetcar lines, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. LC copy stained, laminated, mounted on cloth backing, and signed in pencil at lower right: [H.L.?] Whiting. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C. - Stone, W. I. - Morrison, William M.
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    Map of the state of Virginia
    Map of Virginia
    "August 1863." "Lith. by Chas. G. Krebs." Accompanied by cover: Map of Virginia / compiled in the office of the United States Coast Survey. Washington, D.C. : W.H. & O.H. Morrison : 15 x 10 cm. Also covers Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia and parts of adjacent states. Shows cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Map has concentric circles centered on Richmond, ...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - United States Coast Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Fort Driveway : [Washington D.C.]. Shows proposed Fort Drive (N.W. and N.E.) and associated fortifications. Partial cadastral map. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title printed in lead pencil. Base map title at upper right: Permanent system of highways, second section, District of Columbia : March 1898. Alternate base map title at upper left: District of Columbia : October 1897. Pen-and-ink, col. pencil, and lead pencil on printed base ...
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 24." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's atlas of the world, vol. 1, J.H. Colton & Co., New York, 1855. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Map of Washington City and Georgetown Hand colored to emphasize ward areas; wards are numbered. Removed from textual publication: Victor Hannot's street directory of Washington and Georgetown, 1863. Classification number F203.7.A1 H3. LC copy imperfect: Torn at fold lines, torn at left margin, taped. Includes index of public buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: A. Hoen & Co. - Hannot, Victor
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    United States Senate, map and directory.
    Capitol Hill
    Covers U.S. Capitol, Capitol Grounds, and surrounding government buildings. Panel title. Includes col. ill. Indexed "United States Senate directory" and key to abbreviations on verso. Floorplans on verso: The Capitol -- Russell Senate Office Building -- Dirksen and Hart Senate office buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 2000
  • Map
    Part of "Widows Mite" lying in the co. of Washington D.C. ; The above 2 plats represent two separate parts of that portion of a tract of land called Josephs Park, lying ... Both tracts border on Rock Creek. Titles in lead pencil on cloth backing: No. 1. Theodore Mosier's plat of Josephs Park, purchased of Robert Brent -- No. 2. Abbott's purchase from the heirs of Thomas Corcoran. Josephs Park map in 2 parts. Pen-and-ink (2 hands) with additions in lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statistical table. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Also shows block numbers and public lands. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy lacks corner section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1914
  • 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
    [Cadastral survey map of Pleasant Plains, Washington D.C.] "Surveyed and laid down for John and Anthony Halmead a tract of land lying in the District of Columbia and County of Washington called Pleasant Plains ..." Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and torn. Includes text and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Fenwick, George
    • Date: 1804
  • Map
    Sherman's subdivision : [of part of Columbia Heights, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map showing houses, privies, wells, and cisterns. From the annual report of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia, 1885. At top: Diagram D. At lower left: H Ex1 pt6 1. LC copy fold-lined, trimmed at lower left, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    [Survey map of Friendship tract, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and gray wash. In lead pencil at lower left on cloth backing: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. In lead pencil in different hand on cloth backing: 10th Friendship. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Palisades of the Potomac, scenery unsurpassed : embracing the additions to Washington of Drovers Rest, White Haven, Toronto Heights, and River View, adjoining Washington and extending along the Potomac River on both ... Cadastral map. "June 23rd 1890." Alternate title at upper right: Palisades of the Potomac Land and Improvement Co.'s subdivision no. 1, being part of "White Haven." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1890 by Jacob P. Clark and E.B. Cottrell, trustees ..." Includes text, notes, location map, and views of buildings and landscapes. LC copy torn and fold-lined. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Brewer, H. W. (Henry W.) - Clark, Jacob P. - Cottrell, Edward - Palisades of the Potomac Land Improvement Company
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. In left upper margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess.--Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. Includes note and coat of arms below title. In right upper margin: No. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 686 LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 fold-lined ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Bowen & Co. - United States. Congress
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia Shows major buildings, block numbers, and subdivision names. Relief shown by contours. Printed across entire map area in large light-green letters: Thos. J. Fisher & Co. ... Washington, D.C. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Profile of High Street from centre of 8th St. to the corporation line and thence continued to a point near Wm. Homitters small house Covers Wisconsin Avenue north of R Street N.W., Georgetown, Washington D.C. "Copy of the profile made by Lewis Carbery, July 22nd 1853." "Signed Lewis Carbery, su'r of Geo. Town, Joseph Libbey, July 22nd 1853." Pen-and-ink. Soiled, missing edge sections, faced with gauze, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Libbey, Joseph
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Wall n. west of Presidents House : [Washington D.C.]. Survey map. Below accompanying statistical table: 20 June 1808. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined, stained by red adhesive, and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by statistical table: Graduation of wall NW. of Presidents House. 1 sheet : ms. ; 18 x 21 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1175 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1808
  • Map
    Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia, showing permanent system of highways Partial cadastral map showing radial distances, block numbers, and landowners' names for outlying tracts. Includes inset and advertisement. LC copy brittle, lacking internal sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, F. R. - Perley, F. A. - Wm. A. Flamm & Co.
    • Date: 1902
  • Map
    [Map of part of S.E. Washington D.C. now occupied by the Navy Yard and adjacent squares]. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River waterfront, 10th, L, and 5th streets S.E. Shows block numbers and dimensions. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black and brown inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Watermarked: Meads & Pine, GR, (fleur-de-lis under crown). Torn and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 885 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas)
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    The Mall and vicinity, Washington : 1927 Shows government buildings and government lands. "7951." LC copy annotated in pencil and ink, rubber-stamped, missing section in margin, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.) - Clark, Geo. E. (George E.) - Cannon, J. Q. - United States. Army. Engineer Reproduction Plant
    • Date: 1927
  • 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