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    A map exhibiting the position of two lines located with a view to the extension of the Baltimore & Washington Rail Road within the city of Washington

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers. Facsimile. Original version: Washington : Surveyors Office, 1835. Includes text, attestors' names, and illegible seal. LC copy 1 fold-lined. LC copy 2 halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies. DCP

    • Contributor: Knight, J. (jonathan) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1835
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    Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th to the 29th August 1814 : [central Maryland between Benedict and Washington D.C.]

    Relief shown by hachures. Published: Military Depot ... Oct'r 10th 1814. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Sketch of the engagement on the 24th of August 1814 between the British and American forces" [Bladensburg vicinity] with indexed "Reference." DCP

    • Contributor: Evans, D., Lt. - Wyld, James - Great Britain. Army. Royal Regiment of Horse. Quarter Masr. Genl. Office. Military Depot - Evans, D.
    • Date: 1814
  • Map

    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads.

    Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. In left upper margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess.--Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. Includes note and coat of arms below title. In right upper margin: No. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 686 LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 fold-lined ...

    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Bowen & Co. - United States. Congress
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Map of the city of Washington, District of Columbia, and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia

    7948 W U.S. Copyright Office Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Shows radial distances from White House. Across entire map area in large green letters: Thos. J. Fisher and Co. ... Washington, D.C. 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: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map

    Subdivision of Fort Lincoln Heights, District of Columbia

    Cadastral map. Includes approval statement by "Surveyor Dist. of Columbia." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Mitchell, Thomas A. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1892
  • Map

    Plan of the city of Washington : the capitol [sic] of the United States of America

    Shows major buildings and streetcar lines. LC copy fold-lined, torn, missing edge sections, annotated in lead and blue pencils to show proposed cable-car lines, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. (william H.) - Gamble, W. H.
    • Date: 1875
  • Map

    A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law

    Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Issued in blue slipcase designed for this map. Annotations of place names on map area in ink (red and black) and pencil. Handwritten annotations on ...

    • Contributor: Böÿe, Herman - Tanner, Henry Schenck - Dawson, E. - Giles, William Branch
    • Date: 1827
  • Map

    Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838

    Nautical chart of the Potomac estuary within the District of Columbia. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 29-30 Includes note. LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 annotated in ink in right lower margin: From Senate Doc. 178, 26th Congress, 2nd Session, Feb. 5., ...

    • Contributor: Stone, William James - Kearney, James - Turnbull, Wm. (william) - Fairfax, Wilson M. C. - Ewing, Maskell C. - Alexandria Canal Company
    • Date: 1838
  • 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

    Washington Yard : tracks for which company is indicted, shown in red.

    Covers area in central Washington D.C. bounded by Pennsylvania Av. N.W./S.E., 9th St. S.E., N St. S.E., diagonally northwestward to 14th St. S.W. Shows railroad yards, connecting trackage, and city block numbers. "October 1889." Typewritten on label affixed to verso: Ground covered by House bill 8243. Blueprint with selected tracks emphasized in red pencil. Sectioned and mounted on cloth backing to fold to 22 ...

    • Contributor: Baltimore and Potomac Railroad
    • Date: 1889
  • Map

    Territory of Columbia.

    Relief shown by hachures. "Reproduced by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey in February 1898 from a print in the Hall of Maps and Charts of the Library of Congress." Facsimile. Original version: Drawn by And'w Ellicott. [Philadelphia? : s.n., 1793?]. Oriented with north toward the upper left. In left upper margin: No. 3059 price 25 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1793
  • Map

    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America

    Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." 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: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Guide leaflets for the tour of historic Civil War defenses, Washington D.C.

    Relief shown by contours on some maps. Title from title sheet (sheet #1). Facsims. of Civil War fortification maps of Washington D.C. Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1861?-1865]. LC sheets imperfect: Use-worn, punch-holed in left margin, rubber-stamped on verso to indicate sheet numbers. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 689 Sheets variously include notes, captions, and/or index of facilities. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks - Barnard, J. G. (john Gross) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1861

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    Map showing route of District of Columbia Suburban Railway : Sept. 1892

    Shows line from city center to Brookland, Langdon, and Riverdale (Md.). LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Howell, D. J.
    • Date: 1892
  • Map

    Rand, McNally & Co.'s indexed atlas of the world : map of Washington, D.C.

    3934Y2 U.S. Copyright Office Alternate title in upper margin: Rand, McNally & Co.'s Washington, D.C. Alternate title below bar scale: Rand, McNally & Co.'s business atlas map of Washington, D.C. From the atlas. Lacks index. Map of "Rand, McNally & Co.'s Europe" (c1892) and blank area on verso. LC copy fold-lined and annotated in col. crayon on verso. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1893
  • Map

    Official map of Washington : fifteenth International Christian Endeavor Convention, July 8-13, 1896

    Shows street railways and radial distances from the Ellipse. "Copyright, 1896, by Anson S. Taylor and Wm. B. Robison, Trustees." Includes text, index to points of interest, and col. ill. Index to points of interest and blank area on verso. LC copies fold-lined. Copy 1 also mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 ...

    • Contributor: United Society of Christian Endeavor. Committee of '96 - Taylor, Anson S. - Robison, Wm. (william ) - International Christian Endeavor Convention
    • Date: 1896
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Map of fortifications and defenses of Washington.

    In left lower margin: Taken from a map issued by the War Department in 1865. In left upper margin: Appendix A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 682 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP

    • Contributor: Hodasevich, R. A. - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia

    23632W2 U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names in D.C. beyond old city limits. Bar scale indicates incorrect scale of ca. 1:12,500. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and laminated. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map

    Anderson's new guide map of the city of Seattle and environs, Washington.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies.

    • Contributor: O. P. Anderson & Co.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map

    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant, 1792

    Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Facsim. of 1874 map compiled by E.F.M. Faehtz and F.W. Pratt. Original version: [Washington? : s.n.], 1874. Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Capitol Centennial Committee (u.s.) - Faehtz, E. F. M.
    • Date: 1792
  • Map

    Plan of the city of Washington, the capitol of the United States of America.

    Scale ca. 1:27,500. Hand colored. Shows wards, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "30." LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 651/1; 700/1

    • Contributor: Gamble, W. H. - Mitchell, S. Augustus (samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1867
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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. LC copy torn at edges and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map of Washington, D.C.

    15968Y U.S. Copyright Office Baltimore & Ohio Railroad shown in red. Includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 trimmed and annotated in blue pencil on verso. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1893
  • Map

    City of Washington showing location of sewers referred to in advertisement and specifications dated Aug. 16th 1884

    Blueprint. Includes 6 sewer cross-sections. LC copy stained, fold-lined, annotated in red pencil and blue wash, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Engineer Department
    • Date: 1884