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  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington D.C. : established as the permanent seat of the government of the U.S. of Am. Shows block numbers, wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes inset "Map of the District of Columbia," statistical tables, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies shellacked, missing small edge sections, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Phillips. Washington 1376 2 copies Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Keily, James - Van Derveer, Lloyd
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Printed in black only. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. LC copy fold-lined, thirded, and ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    The monumental and commercial center of the national capital and the surrounding residential neighborhoods : three dimensional map of central Washington
    Three dimensional map of central Washington.
    VA 826-757 U.S. Copyright Office Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Axonometric aerial view of central area bounded by 30th St. N.W., P St. N.W.-N.E., 3rd St. N.E.-S.E., M St. S.E.-S.W., and Boundary Channel S.W. Shows all buildings including individual row houses, roadways, walkways, parklands, open spaces, and individual trees. Also issued folded to 11 x 27 ...
    • Contributor: Joseph Passonneau and Partners - Gevorkian, Vitaly - Akopian, David
    • Date: 1996
  • Map
    Map showing properties under jurisdiction of the Architect of the Capitol : [Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.] Also shows government buildings and block numbers. Oriented with north to the left. Blue-line print. Includes notes and inset of "U.S. Botanic Gardens nursery at D.C. Village." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Architect of the Capitol - White, George M. (George Malcolm)
    • Date: 1992
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    [Plan of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by 17th, H, 15th streets N.W., and the Tiber Creek shoreline. Drawn between 1798 and 1805 as evidenced by the features shown. Shows White House, Treasury, and War buildings with block numbers and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. LC copies stained, brittle, and missing small edge sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. ...
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington LC copy 1 fold-lined and halved. Copy 2 halved, annotated in red ink to give unidentified numbers, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Cole, Chas. D. (Charles D.) - Cole, Chas. D.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Profiles of a piece of excavation lying between the intersection of the east line of Fayette Street and the west line of the extension of High Street : the material being wanted ... Covers Thirty-Fifth Street and Wisconsin Avenue N.W., Georgetown, Washington D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and blue wash. Ink-stained, faced with gauze, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 499 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map showing areas comprising United States Capitol grounds Shows government buildings and boundaries of Capitol grounds. "June 25, 1946." Blue-line print. Oriented with north to the left. Includes text and statement of approval. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Architect of the Capitol - Lynn, David - Robinson, J. F. (Joseph F.)
    • Date: 1946
  • Map
    Washington, D.C., and vicinity transportation map Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. Public Roads Administration
    • Date: 1947
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington and surrounding showing recent subdivisions Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. LC copy fold-lined, darkened, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Marr, Jas. H. (James H.)
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    Georgetown 1937. Folded tourist map showing partial street system. Removed from textual publication: Washington, city and capital / Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration, 1937. Includes index to points of interest. "106318--37 (Face p. 719)." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Federal Writers' Project - United States. Government Printing Office
    • Date: 1937
  • Map
    Washington, the nation's capital
    Seeing the nation's capital
    Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Also shows Tourmobile shuttle routes. "*GPO:2004--304-337/00174. Reprint 2004." Title from panel. Includes text and tourist directory. Text, city chronology, facsims. of L'Enfant and McMillan plans, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks - United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2004
  • Map
    City of Washington Shows asphalt and concrete paved streets. "On January 1st, 1884." LC copy trimmed (incl. portions of title and street network) and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Capital Bicycle Clu
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    5th plan, from 7th east to 13th Street and G Street south to East Capitol Street : [S.E. Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors. Covers area bounded by East Capitol, 13th, G, and 7th streets S.E. Title from handwritten (ink) label affixed to cloth backing. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and lead pencil. Watermark: L Munn 1794. Edged in green cloth stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing: From ...
    • Contributor: King, Rt. (Robert) - Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia - King, Rt.
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    Plat of that part of the Washington & Rockville Turnpike Road lying within the District of Columbia Covers the presentday Georgia Avenue N.W. between Florida Avenue and the District line. At upper edge: Aug't 5, 1820. Title from verso. Alternate title at head of text: District of Columbia, Washington County, pt. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermark: D Ames (with U.S. coat-of-arms). Folded-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Elgar, Joseph
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Showing new bridge proposed by S.R. Seibert 1865 : [Washington D.C.]. Covers western part of central business district, West End, and Foggy Bottom. Shows proposed bridge from junction of 25th and E streets N.W. across Potomac River to Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Title handwritten in ink at lower left. Extensively annotated in ink to show spot heights. LC copy soiled, fold-lined, missing sections at corners, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Washington, District of Columbia Metropolitan area road map showing recommended automobile itinerary. Includes directory to points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Seiler, A. G. - American Automobile Association
    • Date: 1921
  • Map
    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Road classification dated 1943 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 note. "N3845-W7652.5/20X22.5." LC copy halved and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1944
  • Map
    A bird's eye view of the National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C.
    National Zoological Park, zoo map
    Oriented with north toward the upper right. Imperfect: Slightly use-worn. Includes text, indexes to points of interest, and col. ill. Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Zoological Park (U.S.)
    • Date: 2001
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Plat of the survey and subdivision of the estate of the late Clark Mills Esq. in Washington County D.C. : made for Messers. [sic] Thomas, Lambert, and Cole, trustees, May 15th 1885 ... Cadastral map showing buildings. At upper left: On Thursday 18th day of June 1885 ... we will sell ... this property. Includes notes. LC copy 1 torn, missing sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 torn, fold-lined, and missing large section at top. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Duncanson Bros
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    The city of Washington and environs : 1895. Includes index to points of interest printed in red. LC copy fold-lined, annotated in pencil, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1895
  • 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