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  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the National Capital, mass transportation plan. Scale ca. 1:135,000. "January 31, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 40.00/100.00-27336." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974
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    View looking northwest from Anacostia : [Washington D.C.]
    Washington, D.C., 1901
    Bird's-eye view with Anancostia River at bottom and horizon/sky at top. Oriented with north toward the upper right. In lower margin: Copyright 1901 by John L. Trout, Washington, D.C. Painted in watercolor, gouache, and gilt on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Purchase; James Madison Council from The Old Print Gallery, Georgetown D.C.; Oct. 1997. Acquisitions ...
    • Contributor: Trout, John L.
    • Date: 1901
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    Preliminary plan for the National Botanical Garden and Arboretum, Washington, D.C. : as recommended by the National Commission of Fine Arts Also covers part of Anacostia Park. "January 1921." Includes text. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Langdon, James G. - Marsh, Earl G. - United States. Commission of Fine Arts
    • Date: 1921
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    Map of the city of Washington showing street railway lines. "Supplement to Washington Securities." Includes text. LC copy darkened and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Eckert Lithographing Company
    • Date: 1900
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    150 1846-1996 Smithsonian birthday party on the Mall, Washington, DC : August 10 & 11, 1996.
    Smithsonian birthday party on the Mall, Washington, DC | 150th Smithsonian birthday party on the Mall, Washington, DC
    Shows temporary buildings and pavilions in the Mall erected for the 150th anniversary of the Smithsonian Institution. Pictorial perspective map drawn to show temporary structures and adjacent museum buildings as if in an aerial view. Includes 5 circular insets with arrows pointing to off-map Smithsonian facilities. Schedule of anniversary performances and events on verso. Text, calendar of exhibition venues, membership application blank, and col. ...
    • Contributor: Smithsonian Institution
    • Date: 1996
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    Olympia, the capital on Puget Sound, Washington. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 971 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Lange, Edward - Franklin Engraving & Electrotyping Co.
    • Date: 1903
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    The nation's capital : [Washington D.C.]. Shows radial distances, locations of "Committee on Public Comfort" and "Inaugural Committee," and block numbers. Includes list of presidential inaugurations, directory of "Inaugural Committee, March 4, 1901," street width directory, and U.S. coat of arms. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, M. I. (Michael Ignatius) - Norris Peters Co. - Weller, M. I.
    • Date: 1901
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    Index map for sheets, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area]. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Alternate title in upper right margin: Defenses of Washington. Facsim. of map in J.G. Barnard's A report on the defenses of Washington to the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1871. Original version: [Washington : Corps of Engineers, 1871]. "Plate 1." LC lacks other sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: U.S. Army Engineer School - Barnard, J. G. (John Gross) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1871
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    Land south of squares 1131 etc. : [S.E. Washington D.C.] Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, Barney Circle, and H. St. S.E. "Bulkhead and wharf lines are those approved by the Acting Sec. of War on July 1, 1904." Also shows block numbers and dimensions. Blueprint. Includes text. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Richards, Wm. P. (William P.) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1907
  • Map
    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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    Spokane, Washington. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 978 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Fort Wright." AACR2
    • Contributor: John W. Graham & Co. (Spokane, Wash.)
    • Date: 1905
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    Welcome to Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1986--491-414/40008. Reprint 1986." 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: 1986
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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
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    Fort Driveway : [Washington D.C.]. Shows proposed Fort Drive (N.W. and N.E.) and associated fortifications. Partial cadastral map. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Title printed in lead pencil. Base map title at upper right: Permanent system of highways, second section, District of Columbia : March 1898. Alternate base map title at upper left: District of Columbia : October 1897. Pen-and-ink, col. pencil, and lead pencil on printed base ...
    • Date: 1900
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    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes index to 55 points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1911
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    Land in Hall and Elvan's subdivision of Meridian Hill, District of Columbia, for public park. Cadastral survey map of lands to be taken for proposed Meridian Hill Park. Covers area bounded by W and Euclid streets, a line ca. 375 ft. west of 16th Street, and a line ca. 400 ft. east of 15th Street N.W. Shows lot lines, dimensions, and square-footage area data. Table from accompanying report. In accompanying report: March 17, 1908--Ordered to be printed, with map. ...
    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1908
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    Bienvenue à Washington. Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1990--262-097/00029. Reprint 1990." Place-names in English. Panel title. Title at upper left: Principaux points d'intèrêt. 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: 1990
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    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. "Road classification 1947" shown in red. Alternate title in right lower margin: Washington and vicinity, Md.-Va.-D.C. Topography "Revised in 1941-1942." U.S. and state grids. Includes notes. "N3845-W7654/20X21." LC copy laminated, quartered, 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: 1947
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    The Mall and vicinity, Washington : 1927 Shows government buildings and government lands. "7951." LC copy annotated in pencil and ink, rubber-stamped, missing section in margin, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.) - Clark, Geo. E. (George E.) - Cannon, J. Q. - United States. Army. Engineer Reproduction Plant
    • Date: 1927
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    Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the District of Columbia Ms. (india ink on tracing paper). Accompanied by newspaper article: Some forgotten stones mark D.C.'s first outline, The Evening Star, Monday, Jan. 2, 1950. [2] p. : ill., map ; 60 x 30 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Woodward, Fred E. (Fred Eugene) - Woodward, Fred E.
    • Date: 1906
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    Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, guide to inscriptions and sculpture. Bird's-eye view of locations of inscriptions on memorial sculptures. Panel title. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes note. Note and indexed texts of carved inscriptions 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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    U.S. Army Reserve centers, Washington D.C. and vicinity Base map "Prepared under the direction of the District of Columbia Department of Highways and Traffic, Office of Planning and Programming ... by Air Survey Corporation, 1964." Includes text, street address directory of reserve centers, and military insignia. LC copy laminated and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Engineer Company (Topographic), 955th. - United States. Army Reserve - District of Columbia. Department of Highways and Traffic. Office of Planning and Programming - Air Survey Corporation
    • Date: 1964
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    Washington, the beautiful capital of the nation Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Bird's-eye view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 111.4 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and index to points of interest. Map of Baltimore and Ohio Railroad on verso. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Olsen, William - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1923
  • Map
    The "Standard guide" ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" Scale ca. 1:16,896. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Includes text, indexes, and advertisement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds Co.
    • Date: 1914
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    Jarvis' Pictorial map of Washington, D.C. E11319 U.S. Copyright Office Covers city center. Selected points of interest shown pictorially. Alternate title in upper margin and cover title: Jarvis' free pictorial map and guide to Washington. Includes note. Text and advertisements on verso. Text, ill., and advertisements on cover. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Jarvis, J. F, (John F.) - Jarvis, J. F
    • Date: 1907