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  • Map
    New bond paper map of the city of Washington. Cover title: Washington. Includes index to points of interest. Text and publisher's map list on cover. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Wittemann, A. (Adolph) - Wittemann, A.
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Johnson's Washington and Georgetown. Shows block numbers, wards, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1868, by A.J. Johnson ... New York." "41." LC copy darkened, fold-lined, torn, missing small interior sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1868
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington and environs Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Copyrighted 1885, by A.G. Gedney." Includes table of "Area of parks." LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and torn. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Holtzman, R. O.
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Plat of survey of land conveyed by Wm. D.C. Murdock to his daughters being part of "St. Philip & Whitehaven" in Washington County, District of Columbia Cadastral survey map of single land tract, location unclear. "May 9th 1873." Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Includes table of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Murdock, Wm. D. C. (William D. C.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington showing the public reservations under control of Office of Public Buildings and Grounds "To accompany the annual report upon the improvement and care of public buildings and grounds in the District of Columbia for the fiscal year ending June 30th 1894, John M. Wilson, Colonel U.S. Army." Includes statistical table and key to reservation numbers. In lower left corner: E, No. 17. LC copy annotated in pencil on verso: Reproduced from the original in the Office of ...
    • Contributor: Stewart, John - Wilson, John M. (John Moulder) - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia : 1901 Shows parks, other public lands, schools, and proposed streets. Relief shown by contours. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note and list of commissioners. "No. D--9." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Langdon, J. G. - United States. Congress Senate. Committee on the District of Columbia. Sub-Committee on the Improvement of the Park System - District of Columbia. Commission on the Improvement of the Park System
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    Map showing location of District officers from formation of District government in 1871 to 1882 : [Washington D.C.]. Hand col. in red and black ink to show street paving projects. Title extended by ink annotation: & street impvts. 1883-4. Extensively annotated in ink to give text and notes. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections along edges (incl. part of annotated text), and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, mass transportation plan. Scale ca. 1:130,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 40.00/100.00-27705." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States. Shows block numbers, wards, existing and planned government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections along fold lines, mounted ...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Smithsonian Institution : [Washington D.C.]. Government buildings shown pictorially. "2/88." "Map courtesy of the National Park Service." Includes text and building directory. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Smithsonian Institution - United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1988
  • Map
    Topographical sketch near Fort Staunton from points not under fire of its guns : [Washington D.C.]. Relief shown by hachures and form lines. Black and brown inks. At upper left: 211, L. Sheet 15. Missing small sections at corners. Includes bar scale. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 691.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Includes text. LC copy 1 soiled, fold-lined, taped, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 laminated and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in pencil, ink, and watercolor to show tract boundaries and buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (Ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Trill
    • Date: 1792
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    The "Standard guide" up-to-date ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" Scale ca. 1:17,000. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. "Published by the Foster & Reynolds Co., New York, B.S. Reynolds Co., Washington." Includes text, index to points of interest, and ill. Map of District of Columbia and index on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds Co. - S. Reynolds Co.
    • Date: 1917
  • Map
    Part of map of portions of the milit'y dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis, and north eastern Virginia
    Map of portions of the milit'y dep'ts of Washington, Pennsylvania, Annapolis and north eastern Virginia
    Relief shown by shading. Shows Washington D.C. region, including western part of Maryland and northeastern Virginia. Does not show Pennsylvania with the exception of Gettysburg. Probable Confederate copy of Bureau of Topographical Engineers original. Pen-and-ink with some annotations in pencil, on 2 sheets pasted together and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H13 Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: United States. Topographical Bureau
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    No. 1. Magruder & Bealls "Honesty" ; No. 2. Alexander Island, Alexandria County, Va. Cadastral survey maps. "Beginning of the Resurvey of Honesty ... January 1st 1753 for 865 acres." From the Joseph M. Toner papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, taped, missing small sections, and faced with rice paper. Includes notes and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1753
  • Map
    Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of the main portion of Washington, D.C. 38830 U.S. Copyright Office Alternate title below bar scale: Rand, McNally & Co.'s new 11 x 14 map of the main portion of Washington, D.C. Includes inset of entire D.C. showing coverage of main map. LC copy trimmed, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America. Shows block numbers and wards. "Entered according to an Act of Congress ... 1858, by C. Bohn ... District of Columbia." Includes note, index to points of interest, and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed. Copy 2 also annotated in ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Bohn, Casimir
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Entwistle's handy map of Washington and vicinity : showing public buildings, churches, hotels, places of amusement, and lines of street rail roads. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Also shows block numbers. Includes notes and sector diagram. LC copy soiled, brittle, and annotated in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Entwistle, J. C.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Profile of Olive Street between Washington Street and Rock Creek : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.] Pen-and-ink. Faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. Includes note and map of street with sections of intersecting streets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 504 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia. Shows proposed highways in heavy line overprint. Base map title. On base map: Edition of June 1917. Includes notes. "80788." LC copy trimmed, spotted with opaquing fluid, 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.)
    • Date: 1920
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America Also covers Georgetown. Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1867 by S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." "30." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Mitchell's new general atlas, Philadelphia, 1869. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (William H.) - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Gamble, W. H.
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    Potomac River (in four sheets): Sheet no. 4, from Indian Head to Georgetown Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 53.4 "No. 391" in upper left corner of map. "Electrotype copy no. 1, by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S." is printed in the upper margin. Information concerning lighthouses, tides, soundings, and the geographic coordinates of the Capitol dome is given in the lower right corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina)
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Map no. 15, District of Columbia, showing the location of residences at which cases of diphtheria occurred in 1909. From: Bulletin 78, Hygienic Laboratory, P.H. & M.H.S. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy annotated in pencil and darkened. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Hygienic Laboratory (U.S.)
    • Date: 1909
  • Map
    Seattle birdseye view of portion of city and vicinity. CLF49715 U.S. Copyright Office Perspective map not drawn to scale. Photocopy; blue line print. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 977 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1; 710/1 Copyright not renewed, 6-16-1998.
    • Contributor: Poland, Edwin C. - Kroll Map Company, Inc
    • Date: 1925
  • Map
    I hereby certify that I have surveyed and marked for Mr. Geo. E. Mattingly lots nos. 1, 2, 4, 5 in square no. 475, also Water Street opposite said lots : as ... Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers and dimensions of lots, streets, and wharves. In script: I do hereby approve the plan of wharf[s?] submitted above, WBMagruder, mayor. At upper left in print: Supreme Court, D.C., United States vs. Morris, et al., equity 10360, exhibit M.R.--no. 15. In script: Albert [H?]arper, examiner. Facsim. of ms. map. Original version: 1856. Includes notes. Blue-pencil drawing of horse ...
    • Contributor: Hunt, R. Finley - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - District of Columbia. Supreme Court
    • Date: 1856