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    Map of the District of Columbia showing public reservations and possessions and areas recommended to be taken as necessary for new parks and park connections Shows planned government lands, parks, parkways, and existing government buildings. "November 1901." Relief shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note and directory of park commissioners. "No. D--289." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Outhet, R. A. - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the District of Columbia - District of Columbia. Commission on the Improvement of the Park System
    • Date: 1901
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    Fernwood Heights : [Washington D.C.] Cadastral map. Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1900
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    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
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    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. : 100 years, 1890-1990 "*GPO: 1991--281-954/20197. Reprint 1991." Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. Panel title. Title at top: Rock Creek Park. Includes directory of trails. Text, phone directory, 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: 1991
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    Washington, D.C., area, 1:50 000 scale satellite image map False-color aerial satellite photomap. Alternate title in upper margin: Washington, D.C., area. Alternate title at lower right: Washington, D.C., area : 38077-H1-SI-050 : 1987. "Images recorded by ... Satellite pour l'Observation de la Terre (SPOT)." "Image [copyright] CNES 1987." From "The Power of Maps" exhibition, Cooper-Hewitt National Museum of Design, Smithsonian Institution, New York City, 6 Oct. 1992-7 Mar. 1993. UTM grid. Includes text,...
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - Centre National D'études Spatiales (France)
    • Date: 1987
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    [Drawing of part of Lanier Heights, Washington, D.C., showing residential lots]. Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Covers the 2 squares bounded by Lanier Place, Quarry Road, Columbia Road, and Adams Mill Road N.W. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
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    Map of Washington Co., Pennsylvania : from actual surveys General-content county map showing rural buildings with householders' names; also shows householders' names in inset street maps. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by A. Pomeroy in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylv'a." Originally printed on 4 sheets (later conjoined, now sectioned to 6 panels to enable folding, 3 panels for each of the...
    • Contributor: Beers, S. N. - Beers, F. W. (Frederick W.) - A. Pomeroy & S.W. Treat - G.G. Soule & E.H. Quick - Worley & Bracher
    • Date: 1861
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    Highway improvements recommended by the Regional Highway Planning Committee for Metropolitan Washington : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area] Relief shown by spot heights. Base map title in upper margin: Washington and vicinity, Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia. "Lithographed by AMS, 11-52, 91684." "Base map copied in July 1952 ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army Map Service - Regional Highway Planning Committee for Metropolitan Washington
    • Date: 1952
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    [Tax survey map of squares 671 and 672, N.E. Washington D.C.]. Shows dimensions for the blocks bounded by New York Av., 1st, M, and North Capitol streets N.E. "Dec--13--1884." "Square 671 valued $2,125.00. Square 672 valued $17,440.00." Title devised by cataloger. India ink. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 907 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1884
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    Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing Washington D.C. street system superimposed on the earlier Hamburg street plan. Shows Hamburg lots, lot numbers, and dimensions. Covers area bounded by 27th, H, and 17th streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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    City of Washington, deaths from diarrhœal diseases in residences within the city limits from 1888 to 1892 inclusive. Also shows block numbers. At head of title: No. 3. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." 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
    • Date: 1888
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    Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) Cadastral map showing property lines, householders' names, buildings, and woods. Relief shown by hachures. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Pen-and-ink. Sheet no. 1 oriented with north toward the upper left. Accompanied by reduced-size (ca. 1:16,000) photocopy of sheet no. 2. 1 sheet : mounted on...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Jacobsen, C. - Bootes, Samuel - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1871
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    View of the city of Washington in 1792 and in 1911. Cadastral map showing 1792 land tracts and owners' names. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. 1792 information overprinted in green on 1911 base street map of central Washington showing block numbers. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. LC copy 1 annotated in ink: I prepared this ... W.O. Owen. The work was done ... Dec. 7, 1914. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Available also through...
    • Contributor: Owen, W. O.
    • Date: 1914
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    Historical geology sheet, Maryland--District of Columbia--Virginia, Washington quadrangle Relief shown by contours. Geology "Surveyed in 1893-1899." Topography "Surveyed in 1895-86 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
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    Map showing positions of Union and Rebel forces Septr 1861. Depicts the area between Lewinsville, in Fairfax County, and Georgetown in the north, and Alexandria in the south. The location of the Loudoun and Hampshire Railroad is also indicated.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    The White House Bird's-eye view with floors separated to reveal floorplans. "*GPO: 1994--301-085/00006. Reprint 1993." Panel title. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes text and col. ill. Text and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1993
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    [Map of proposed extension of Vermont Avenue N.W. between Florida and Georgia avenues as desired by the Trustees of Howard University, Washington D.C.] Partial cadastral map showing lots in path of proposed avenue extension. Covers area bounded approx. by 11th, Fairmont, 4th, and T streets N.W., including Howard University. Title devised by cataloger. India and red inks, lead pencil, and col. pencil shading. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Jarboe, John A.
    • Date: 1919
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    The Library of Congress-LC : [Washington D.C.]
    Public services in the Library of Congress
    Shows Library of Congress buildings, building entrances, and connecting tunnels. "July 1997." Panel title. Appears as a separate panel in the brochure: Public services in the Library of Congress. Title printed in green. Includes text and directory of library public-service offices. Notes, directory of library facilities, and ill. of library buildings on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 1997
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    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
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    [Map of part of Washington D.C. central business district in the vicinity of the Center Market and Tiber Creek]. Covers area bounded by F, 6th, and 10th streets, and Constitution Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and blue wash. Torn, stained, patched, and edged in cloth. Annotated on cloth backing in lead pencil: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. Available also through the Library of Congress...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
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    Washington, D.C. Alternate title at lower left: Rand, McNally & Co.'s business atlas map of Washington, D.C. From: Rand, McNally & Company's indexed atlas of the world. Some copies issued with graphs and statistical tables on verso. Atlas p. numbers in upper margin: 324,325. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing and lacks graphs and tables on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1898
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    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Alternate title in right lower margin: Washington and vicinity, Md.-Va.-D.C. State grids. Includes notes. "N 3845-W 7654/20 X 21." LC copy laminated, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1951
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    Chillum Wood. Cadastral survey map. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Missing small sections along edges and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and measurement data. Subtitles in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1844
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    Karta i putevoditelʹ, Nat︠s︡ionalʹnai︠a︡ kartinnai︠a︡ galerei︠a︡, Vashington. Maps of 7 floors of the 2 museum buildings and of the museum sculpture garden. In Russian. Title from panel. "Otpechatano v okti︠a︡bre 2009 g." Includes text, color-key to museum collections, index of sculptures in garden, and building cross-section. Text, notes, location map (The Mall), historical time-line, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a...
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 2009
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia from official records and actual surveys 23582 U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings. Shows block numbers in central city and Georgetown. Shows land tracts, owners' names, and acreages beyond old city limits. Depths shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress in year 1887 ... at Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Partly hand col. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes inset of southern extremity. LC copies...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Mac Cormac, Walter S.
    • Date: 1887