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    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. "16." LC copy annotated in pencil and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., Philadelphia, 1852. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1852
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    Map of George Town, 1751. Cadastral map showing lot numbers. "Taken from George Town journal of the Commissioners, 1751 to 1789." Blueprint. Includes note. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in black ink: A.C. Harmon 1931. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield) - Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1758
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    Map of Georgetown D.C. Shows old and new street names. Does not show cadastral information. Redrawn on the basis of the Faehtz & Pratt map of 1874. "Published by Faehtz Pratt 1874." Blueprint. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Faehtz & Pratt
    • Date: 1874
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    Map of the District of Columbia including the cities of Washington, Georgetown, and Alexandria, Virginia. Shows wards and districts. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes ancillary map of Alexandria. LC copy 1 quartered, trimmed, has center section cut out, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies
    • Date: 1873
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    Georgetown 1937. Folded tourist map showing partial street system. Removed from textual publication: Washington, city and capital / Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration, 1937. Includes index to points of interest. "106318--37 (Face p. 719)." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Federal Writers' Project - United States. Government Printing Office
    • Date: 1937
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Watermark: [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. Copy 1 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, brittle, torn, missing small sections, trimmed, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 3 has numerous scratch marks, and is believed to be a "late pull" from ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1792
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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows wards, block numbers, extent of built-up area, major buildings, and streetcar lines. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 22." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton, ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the cities of Washington and Georgetown D.C. Shows occurrence of diseases in color, wards, block numbers, and radial distances from Capitol. Includes text, notes, and table of "Width of streets." LC copy darkened, lacking sections in margins, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1876
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    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
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    Plat of survey of lots C and D in sq. 100, Georgetown D.C. Cadastral survey map of 4 lots at the northwest corner of 31st and P streets N.W. Red ink, black ink, and lead pencil. Watermark: The American linen paper. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 524 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1886
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    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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    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Plate 16 from atlas by S.A. Mitchell: New universal atlas ... of the world. Philadelphia : Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co., 1854. G1019.M64 1854. "Entered according to act of Congress ... 1850, by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes note, index to points of interest, and Capitol floorplan. LC copy annotated ...
    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1854
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    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
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    Map of Washington and Georgetown. Shows occurrence of lung diseases in color. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from Capitol. Includes notes and sector diagram. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1882
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    A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. Stained, missing small sections, annotated in lead pencil, annotated in ink to show city streets east of Rock Creek, extensively watercolored to show unidentified districts and letters, has printed ill. affixed at top, bordered to india ink, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
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    Plan der stad Washington : bestemd tot de hoofdstad van America, en ter bestendige verblijfplaats van het Congres, naa het jaar 1800. Shows proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From A. van der Kroe's Vaderlandsche letter-oefeningen waarin boeken en schriften, Amsterdam, 1793, Z1007.V12. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copy foxed, fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Phillips. Washington 1287 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Kroe, A. Van Der
    • Date: 1793
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    A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index to points of interest. LC copy darkened, wrinkled, missing small edge sections, 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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    Exhibit chart showing streets & avenues of the cities of Washington and Georgetown : improved under the Board of Public Works, D.C., Nov. 1st 1873 : pavements. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. Wood, concrete, and stone paved streets shown for 1872 and 1873. In printer's cartouche: 466. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing; has cameo seal impression: Toner Library; and annotated in ink: No. 24. LC copy 2 trimmed, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in ink to give text and show extended streets. Available ...
    • Contributor: Gedney, J. F. - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
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    Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York. City map shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 1." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed, fold-lined, and annotated in pencil. Copy 2 also darkened, shellacked, and missing small sections. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - J.H. Colton & Co. - Lang & Laing Lith
    • Date: 1855
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    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, major buildings, wards, horse-car lines, and extent of built-up area. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Maine" and statistical tables on verso. "No. 28." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information slip: [From] Colton's general atlas, G. Woolworth Colton, ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1871
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    Johnson's Washington and Georgetown. Shows block numbers, wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1868, by A.J. Johnson ... New York." Part of index of places (not of recto map) on verso. "48." LC copy trimmed and accompanied by information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, A.J. Johnson, New York, 1870. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1870
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    Plan of the city of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Jaettnig, Karl
    • Date: 1800
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    Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751. Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Covers area bounded by 33rd, Prospect, Thomas Jefferson streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Below title: Survey & plat completed February 27, 1752; 69 lots sold on March 21, 1752. Photocopy of ms. map. LC copy annotated in ink on recto: 13; rubber-stamped on verso: Handy, print, Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Date: 1792
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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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    Plan von Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Title, scale heading, and note in German. Place-names in English. In left upper margin: Meyer's Handatlas. In lower margin: Aus der Geographischen Graviranstalt des Bibliographischen Instituts zu Hildburghausen-Amsterdam, Paris, u. Philadelphia. Includes note, Capitol floorplan, and index to points of interest. "No. 61." LC copy soiled, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Geographisches Institut Leipzig
    • Date: 1845