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    [Survey map of part of S.W. and S.E. Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Q St. S.W./S.E., Anacostia River, S St. S.W., and Potomac River. Shows block outlines and numbers, street center-lines, base points, and dimensions. Does not show lots or land ownership. Title devised by cataloger. In pencil on paper slip affixed to cloth backing: Map found in an old closet in 1859 at Mt. Vernon exhibiting a portion of the city of ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1791
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    Delaware, District of Columbia, and Maryland "Sources: Base map from U.S. Geological Survey, Delaware and Maryland, 1973. County, county subdivision, and place boundaries certified by local officials, January 1, 1980." Includes indexes and inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census. Geography Division - United States. Bureau of the Census. Data Preparation Division
    • Date: 1980
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    Richmond Park : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. Includes location map. LC copy annotated in blue pencil, extensively rubber-stamped to show priced and sold lots, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Matteson, William F.
    • Date: 1908
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to James M. Lingan. Covers area bounded by 18th, M, 20th, and P streets N.W. Shows buildings, block numbers, and dimensions. Black, brown, red inks and lead pencil. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by negative photostat dummy sheet annotated in ink: Probably drawn by Nicholas King. 1 sheet ; 61 x 46 cm. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    [Map of streetcar lines in Anacostia and surrounding districts, S.E. Washington D.C.]. Shows "Anacostia & Potomac River R.R.," "Proposed route--Anacostia, Surattsville & Brandywine Ry.," and subdivision names and boundaries. Relief shown by contours. Title devised by cataloger. "To accompany the report of the Commissioners, D.C., on Senate bill #3343 (1-18-04, H.D.Y.)." Oriented with north toward the upper left. In right lower margin: S Rep 2961 58 3. In upper right corner: No. 42866/2 E.D. Available also ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1904
  • Map
    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. : 100 years, 1890-1990 "*GPO: 1990--262-100/00175. Reprint 1990." 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: 1990
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    Subdivision of property in the county of Washington, D.C. Cadastral map of part of Columbia Heights N.W. showing some landowners' names. "March 1869." "Lots for sale by Kilbourn & Latta, real estate brokers ..." Includes text. LC copy missing small sections along edges and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Kilbourn & Latta
    • Date: 1869
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    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Also has red-ink lines drawn in some streets to show utility (sewer?) system. Includes indexed table of "References." LC copy missing edge sections, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in upper margin: Bet. 1835-1840. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1348 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Stone, William James
    • Date: 1839
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    Standard Guide ready reference map of Washington Covers central Washington. Panel title: Information, what to see in Washington : there is also herein a map of Washington. "Reduced in size from the two-page Map as it appears in the Standard Guide." Includes text, ill., and advertisements. Text and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Foster & Reynolds (Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1906
  • Map
    Statistical map no. 10 showing the location of street railways, city of Washington Also shows block numbers. "For the Year ending June 30, 1892." "To accompany the annual report of the Commissioners, District of Columbia." Includes street width directory. "S Rept 1379 52 2." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Rossell, W. T. (William Trent) - Norris Peters Co. - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1892
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    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
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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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    Welcome to Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1988--201-938/80017. Reprint 1988." Panel title. 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: 1988
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    The White House Bird's-eye view with floors separated to reveal floorplans. "*GPO: 1997--417-648/60035. Reprint 1997." 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: 1997
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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, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Virginia" and population tables on verso. "No. 24." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Colton's general atlas, J.H. Colton & Co., Johnson & Browning, New York, 1859. Available ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Johnson & Browning
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." Available also ...
    • Contributor: Young, William S. - Upshur, A. P. (Abel Parker) - Whiting, William - Smith, M. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1842
  • Map
    [Cadastral map of part of Brightwood, Washington D.C.]. Shows existing and projected lots in the area bounded by 14th, 16th, Nicholson streets, and Missouri Av. N.W. From the estate of Alfred Klakring, Nov. 30, 1940. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Portion of nautical chart (Palm Beach region, Fla., no. 1248, incl. date Mar. 1932) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Klakring, Alfred
    • Date: 1930
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house and grave-yard belonging to Abraham Young. Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Covers area approx. bounded by 13th, F, 15th, and C streets N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Dark brown, light brown, and red inks. Watermark: IV. Trimmed and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner Collection no. 16. Phillips. Washington, 1266 Vault ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • 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
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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
  • Map
    Territory of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. Facsim. of the 1793 topographic map of the District of Columbia by Andrew Ellicott. Original version: [Philadelphia? : s.n., 1793?]. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1793
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    Map of the District of Columbia showing public reservations and possessions and the permanent system of highways Also shows government buildings. "November 1901." Relief shown by contours. Removed from book: The improvement of the park system of the District of Columbia / Charles Moore, ed. Washington : G.P.O., 1902. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note and directory of park commissioners. "No. D--287." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • 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
  • Map
    Map of the National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C., U.S.A. Relief shown by contours. Indexed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Plat of part of the estate of the late William East, deceased : in squares nos. 10, 11, 12, s. of 12, 62 & 63, with the wharfs fronting along said property ... Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, lot boundaries, dimensions, and buildings. "4th August 1856, Washington D.C." Covers area bounded by 26th St. N.W., F St. N.W., and Potomac River. Oriented with north to the right. Photocopy of ms. map. "From negative loaned by Mr. W. Hayward of National Capital Parks." Includes inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - East, William
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Rand, McNally & Co.'s indexed atlas of the world : map of Washington, D.C. Alternate title below bar scale: Rand, McNally & Co.'s business atlas map of Washington, D.c. Lacks index. 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: 1893