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    Map and visitors guide, National Gallery of Art, Washington. Maps of 7 floors of the 2 museum buildings and the sculpture garden. Title from panel. Includes text, color-key to museum collections, index of sculptures in garden, and building cross-section. Text, location map (The Mall), historical time-line, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 2005
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    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes note, index to points of interest, and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC Ward maps 225 LC copy fold-lined, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1855
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    [Washington, D.C. and the metropolitan area] Scale 1:18,000. "SX 1-70 Printed by the U.S. Army Topographic Command." Accompanied by: Street index, Washington, D.C. and the metropolitan area. 107 p. On accompanying cover: 702738. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Army Topographic Command
    • Date: 1969
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    City of Washington. Shows wards, major buildings, and extent of built-up area. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1856 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Charles Desilver, Philadelphia, 1858. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Desilver, Charles
    • Date: 1858
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    Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes source materials notes. LC copies quartered and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Raymond, Chas. W. (Charles Walker) - Symons, T. W. (Thomas William) - Bruff, William T. O. - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1889
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    [Map of the proposed enlargement and replanning of the Capitol grounds, Washington D.C.]. India ink on recto and orange wash on verso. Oriented with north to the left. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1880
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    The plot of Carroll'sburgh : [part of Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Torn and fold-lined. Accompanied by index of lots: List of the original proprietors of the lots in Carrollsburg, with the numbers ... [6] p. : ms. ; 64 x 21 cm. or smaller, folded in leather binder 36 x 23 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1790
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    [Map of Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Photocopy of ms. map showing unidentified (precinct?) numbers. LC copy annotated in pencil in lower margin: Map of Georgetown, D.C., by William Samuel Jackson, from original belonging to Miss Cordelia Jackson, Georgetown. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Jackson, William Samuel
    • Date: 1910
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    [Map of proposed extension of Vermont Avenue N.W. between Florida and Georgia avenues, Washington D.C. : as desired by the Trustees of Howard University] Title devised by cataloger. Blueprint. Accompanied by typewritten letter from Howard University, Office of the Secretary-Treasurer, dated Mar. 6, 1922. [2] leaves ; 29 x 22 cm. LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howard University. Architectural Department - Howard University. Office of the Secretary-Treasurer
    • Date: 1921
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    Plat prepared for Committee on Parks and Reservations, Washington Board of Trade : [Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway, Washington D.C.] Shows proposed park, bridges, and "Driveway" between National Zoo and Potomac Flats N.W. India ink. Includes text and cross-section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Looker, Henry - Washington Board of Trade. Committee on Parks and Reservations
    • Date: 1900
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    Map showing route of District of Columbia Suburban Railway : Sept. 1892 Shows line from city center to Brookland, Langdon, and Riverdale (Md.). LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J.
    • Date: 1892
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    [Topographical map of part of Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by hachures. Areas covered are unidentified. Title devised by cataloger. Incomplete tracing of LC's G3850 1861 .B6 Vault. In lower right corner: Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr., Defense of Washington, to Engr. Dept. Jan'y 1866. Red and black inks. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Drawn in 2 sections. Stained, fold-lined, and torn. At lower left: 211, L., Sheet 3. ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of the city of Washington : for use of the Engineer Commissioner, District of Columbia. Shows block numbers, alleys, parks, and major buildings. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy soiled, torn, missing edge sections, and annotated in red ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1883
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    View of the city of Washington in 1792 : superimposed on a map of 1914. Cadastral map showing land tracts, owners' names, block numbers, and radial distances from the Patent Office. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. Text signed by W.O. Owen and subtitle both annotated in ink. Accompanied by handwritten letter / W.O. Owen. 1 sheet : ink ; 25 x 12 cm. -- Negative photocopy of map of central Washington. 1 sheet ; ...
    • Contributor: Owen, W. O.
    • Date: 1792
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    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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    Map of the defences of Washington. Relief shown by hachures. In lower margin below title: (From Atlas accompanying Official Records). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 682.5 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in lower margin: Atlas, v. 2, pl. XXXIX, no. 1. DCP
    • Date: 1865
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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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    Plan of Foundry site : [Washington D.C.] Shows foundry buildings and "Depot for guns." Also covers part of Potomac River waterfront and Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Relief shown by hachures. From the Taggart Estate papers. Accompanied by ill.: Plan & elevations of Foundry. 1 sheet ; 54 x 66 cm. LC copy soiled and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Starbuck, C. C. - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1860
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    Aerial photographic mosaic, Washington, D.C. Photomap. Covers central area. LC copy annotated in pencil and ink. LC copy rubber-stamped on verso: Copy from the National Archives, record group no. 18. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army. School of Aerial Photographic Reconnaissance
    • Date: 1918
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    [Cadastral map of block possibly in Washington D.C.]. Covers block bounded by Chestnut Av., Eleventh St., and Railroad Av. Unclear that area is in Washington D.C. Orientation not indicated. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained, torn, fold-lined, and trimmed at corners. Unidentified cadastral map in lead pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1872
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    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Statement of responsibility printed below bar scale. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC Ward maps 224 LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with imitation leather strips. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1846
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    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1846, by H.N. Burroughs ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy 1 fold-lined, taped on verso, and missing small edge sections; copy 2 soiled and water-stained in margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Burroughs, H. N. - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1848
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    Washington, the Mall and vicinity, public buildings occupied by various government activities : 1917 Cadastral map showing government buildings, all other buildings, and public lands. At head of title: No. II. On verso: 2. LC copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Harts, W. W. (William Wright) - Ridley, C. S. (Clarence Self) - Langdon, James G. - Beij, K. Hilding - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1917
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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. Shows radial distances from White House. "Copyright 1892, by F.L. Averill." LC copy 1 edged with cloth and mounted on cloth backing. 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
    • Date: 1892
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    Auto map of the business sections of Washington, D.C. F38941 U.S. Copyright Office LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Meissner, Alvin R. - Swope, J. H.
    • Date: 1922