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  • Map
    [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
  • Map
    Johnson's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America Shows wards, block numbers, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Includes ill. Part of gazetteer on verso. "34." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Johnson's new illustrated family atlas, Johnson & Ward, New York, 1863. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Johnson and Ward
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Washington in 1800. Shows buildings and blocks containing buildings. Title at head of text: Washington in 1800 : location of the habitable buildings one hundred years ago. W.B. Bryan mentioned in text. Includes text. Text on verso. LC copy probably cut from newspaper, faced with gauze, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative and positive photocopies at a larger scale. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Bryan, W. (Wilhelmus Bogart) - Bryan, W.
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of land tracts in central Washington D.C. ca. 1793]. Facsim. of ms. cadastral survey of tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, and New Troy. "The whole now called Cerne-Abbey Manor contains 1531 [acres]. The resurvey is distinguished by black lines." Original version: Platted by a scale of 80 equal parts in an inch by I.P. [1793?]. Includes notes and acreage table. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy accompanied by ...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1793
  • Map
    Exhibit chart showing streets & avenues of the cities of Washington and Georgetown, improved under the Board of Public Works, D.C. : Nov. 1st 1873 : gas mains. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows block and ward numbers. Does not show gas mains in Georgetown. Includes notes. In printer's cartouche: 466. LC copy soiled, annotated in ink, mounted on cloth backing, and impressed with ownership seal: Toner Library. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, J. F. - District of Columbia. Board of Public Works
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of Pleasant Plains, Washington D.C.] "Surveyed and laid down for John and Anthony Halmead a tract of land lying in the District of Columbia and County of Washington called Pleasant Plains ..." Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and torn. Includes text and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Fenwick, George
    • Date: 1804
  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, major thoroughfare plan. Scale ca. 1:50,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 44.00/100.00-27706." 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
    [Cadastral topographical map of part of N.W. Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Florida Av., 13th St., B St. N.W., Potomac River, and Rock Creek. Shows major buildings, horse-car lines, park plantings, block and lot numbers, fire-alarm boxes, and hydrants. Relief shown by contours. Title devised by cataloger. Assembled from sheets 1 and 2 of the atlas: Map of the city of Washington : showing the sub-divisions, grades, and the general configuration of ...
    • Contributor: Bastert, A. - Enthoffer, J. (Joseph) - Petersen, A.
    • Date: 1872
  • Map
    Map and visitors guide, National Gallery of Art, Washington. Maps of 7 floors of the 2 museum buildings and of the museum 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: 2006
  • 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. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Stewart, John - Wilson, John M. (John Moulder) - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    Map collections in the District of Columbia Partial ms. (ink, pencil, and typescript) on col. base map. "Red seals show where to go in January 1930 for 2,500,000 of the maps in the District of Columbia." Assemblage of several sheets and adhesive seals mounted on cloth backing. Includes index indicating collection size. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Martin, Lawrence - United States. Board of Surveys and Maps of the Federal Government. Committee on Information
    • Date: 1930
  • Map
    Washington, D.C., as seen by new Air Force horizon to horizon camera. Title from accompanying data sheet. On data sheet: File no. 753.189-A.F. Hold for release ... 10 June 1950. "Official Department of Defense photo." Accompanied by data sheet. 1 sheet : photocopy ; 11 x 17 cm. In lower right corner: 753.189-A.F. Data sheet affixed to map verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Air Force
    • Date: 1950
  • Map
    Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the junction of Bladensburg and Benning Roads N.E.]. In upper left corner: [Be]ginning of [remainder missing]. "This plat was copied from an old torn map & which was very incorrectly made--12th Nov'r 1855." Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the right. Soiled, lacking large sections along edges, and faced and backed with rice paper. On verso in ink: Beginni[ng o]f Youngs [portion missing] and lands binding on [remainder missing]. Available ...
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    City of Washington showing location of sewers referred to in advertisement and specifications dated July 1st 1884 Blueprint. Includes notes, 3 local insets, and 7 cross-sections. LC copy stained, lacking sections along edge, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in orange pencil to show additional sewers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    Port facilities at Washington D.C. & Alexandria, Va. Depths shown by soundings and contours. "Transmitted with letter dated: October 19, 1923." Includes indexed "List of piers and wharves at Washington, D.C., and Alexandria, Va.," notes, 2 "General vicinity sketch" insets, and indexed "List of steamship lines." Ancillary map ca. 1:112,000: Transportation lines of Chesapeake Bay serving the port of Baltimore Md. / Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors. "B-12-32. B-12-33." LC ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Washington District - Schmitt, Edwin A. - United States. Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors
    • Date: 1923
  • Map
    Map of Washington, D.C. F32451 U.S. Copyright Office Shows radial distances and block numbers. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Indexed. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Turner, Edgar D.
    • Date: 1918
  • Map
    Oak View D.C. Cadastral map. "Thos. J. Fisher and Co. (Incorporated), sole agents ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1912
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. "Published by J. Stockdale Piccadilly 16th Sep'r 1798." From the author's Travels through the states of North America ..., 1799. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Weld, Isaac - Stockdale, John
    • Date: 1798
  • Map
    [National capital region : Washington D.C.]. Street map of metropolitan area. Title from publisher's price list. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1981
  • Map
    Langdon : [part of N.E. Washington D.C.] Cadastral map. Includes text and ill. of buildings "designed and built by E.P. Sherman." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink and lead pencil to show some names of owners, new buildings, and lot renumbering. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Anderson, G. M. - Sherman, E. P. - Baker, Ira J.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    W.W. Corcoran's "Hare-Wood" tract : [part of Washington D.C.] Cadastral survey map. Pen-and-ink and yellow tint. Soiled, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. On verso on cloth backing in lead pencil: No. 14/Corcorans Map, "Harewood Tract" R-P-22. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Carbery, Lewis - Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson)
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Sq. 440, for sale by Thos. J. Fisher & Co. : 1324 F. St. N.W., Washington, D.C. Cadastral map of block bounded by Florida Avenue, T St., and 7th St. N.W. Watermark: The American linen paper. Oriented with north to the left. LC copy trimmed, annotated in ink to show lot footage prices, and 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: 1870
  • Map
    City of the Constitution, Washington, DC
    Washington, D.C., city of the Constitution
    "This map locates sites chosen to illustrate the Constitution and Bill of Rights." Shows selected historic sites and government buildings in the central business district and federal enclave. Panel title. Text and col. ill. on verso. Bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service - Parks and History Association
    • Date: 1987
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington, in the vicinity of the upper Eastern Branch ferry, shewing the situation of the buildings & grave-yards belonging to the Widow Wheler. Covers area bounded by 12th, L, 15th streets, and Anacostia River waterfront S.E. Relief shown by hachures. On accompanying fact sheet: Nicholas King journal, Ms. Division L.C. ... order to map ... 1796. King ... prepared the maps on Nov. 21. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Watermark: 1794 (under fleur-de-lis). Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by fact sheet. 1 sheet : ms. ; 61 x 46 ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Presidents Park, Reservation no. 1 : [Washington D.C.]. Shows buildings plantings, drives, telephone and electric light cables, water pipes, hydrants, etc. Handwritten in title box of original: 1878? Edge sections of original map not covered by photocopy. At lower right: 14.3-26. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1880