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  • 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
    Map of survey of Whitney Close, divided into squares 1 to 11 inclusive, in the county of Washington, District of Columbia : recorded in book "County no. 6," pages 62, 63, Surveyor's ... Cadastral map. Includes notes. LC copy 1 fold-lined and missing small edge sections. Copy 2 halved and mounted on cloth backing. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - H. Warner & Co.
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices. Cadastral map. "For sale by A. P. Fardon, Real Estate Broker, 1326 F. Street." From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/4
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Fardon, A. P. - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Thos. E. Waggaman and Jno. Ridout, trustees', addition to the city of Washington, formerly called "Woodley Park" : lots extended to center of avenues Cadastral map of Woodley Park. Also covers Washington Heights (shows buildings only). "Recorded ... June 15, 1888, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor D.C." Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in blue pencil to show sold and priced lots. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Waggaman, John F. - Forsyth, William - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1888
  • 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
  • Map
    Plan of square no. 378 : showing the true course of the creek running through it at the time it was changed in eighteen hundred & twenty six, & the present direction, ... Cadastral map of block bounded by 10th, E, 9th, and D streets N.W. "Copy from the original record in my office, F.C. de Krafft S.C.W., July 5, 1828." Watermark: Budgen, (fleur-de-lis under crown). Pen-and-ink, green and blue watercolors. Fold-lined and cracked at edges. Printed 1792 Ellicott map on verso: Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C. - Hill, Samuel - Force, Peter - Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1828
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia : prepared from surveys and other data under an act of the Legislature approved Dec'r 28th 1871 Cadastral map. Includes 2 insets and D.C. officials' names. LC copy darkened, brittle, cracked, missing small sections, quartered, mounted on cloth backing, and signed in ink: Hugh T. Taggart. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas) - District of Columbia. Legislative Assembly
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, ... Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall. Relief shown by shading. Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block numbers and dimensions. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the left. Torn and missing small sections along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1815
  • Map
    Map of the division of the north half of a tract of land called "St. Elisabeth," situated on the east side of the Anacostia River in the county of Washington, D.C. : ... Cadastral map showing some landowners' names. Covers Barry Farms subdivision, S.E. Washington D.C. Pen-and-ink with small additions in lead pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 851 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Howard, O. O. (Oliver Otis) - Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Plat of Columbia Heights : Hon. John Sherman, trustee Cadastral map. Alternate title at upper left: Profiles and proposed grades of streets in Columbia Heights subdivision. At head of alternate title: "H." "Nov'r 1st 1881--Recorded in liber, A.R. Shepherd, folio 137." "To accompany report in answer to Senate Resolution of April 14, 1882." "Lots for sale by A.L. Barber and Co. ... Washington D.C." Includes note and bar scale. LC copy stained, fold-lined, ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Sherman, John - A.L. Barber and Co.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices and in pencil on verso. LC copy imperfect: Upper left large section missing. Cadastral map. "For sale by A. P. Fardon, Real Estate Broker, 1326 F. Street." From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Fardon, A. P. - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Geo. P. Robinson and Daniel K. Trimmer's subdivision of North Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C. : Dec. 1901 Cadastral map. "Ordered: The Surveyor of the District of Columbia will admit this plat to record in his office ... Dec. 4--1901." Includes text, location map, and names of commissioners, witnesses, and trustee. LC copy 1 halved, mounted on cloth backing, and rubber-stamped: Fulton R. Gordon, sole representative ... LC copy 2 fold-lined, annotated in blue crayon, and repeatedly rubber-stamped: Sold. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Benton, Wm. H. (William H.) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    Square south of square no. 667, city of Washington Cadastral map of block bounded by Water, W, 1st, nd V streets S.W. in the area formerly called Carrollsburg. Date mentioned in text on verso: 26th day of June 1794. Title from verso. Watermark (regal figure in cartouche surmounted by crown). Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined. Accompanied by manila folder: Autograph of R. King, Surveyor, city of Washington ... / Forest H. Sweet, Battle Creek, Michigan. [4] ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, Rt. (Robert)
    • Date: 1799
  • Map
    Plat of proposed reservation at Fort Stevens, near Brightwood, D.C. Partial cadastral map. Shows "Battle Cemetery" at upper right. Blueprint. At lower right: With E.W. 23181/4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Looker, Henry - Hazen, M. C.
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington exhibiting the property of James M. Ling[a]n ; A map of part of a tract of land called the Hopyard : being part of ... Cadastral maps showing original landholdings with 1858 street system superimposed. Lingan map covers area bounded by W, 16th, H, 22nd, and Boundary streets N.W. Baily map covers area bounded by F, 14th, N, and 10th streets S.E. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification headed: Surveyors ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Fenwick, George - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    Plat of survey of Wm. M. Rapley's property fronting square west of sq. 471 : showing the docks and wharves described in lease and also the part occupied by Stephenson & Bro. ... Cadastral survey map covering waterfront area between 7th and 8th streets S.W. "Dec. 29, 1887." LC copy fold-lined and 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 - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    Map showing Stellwagen & Wolf (trustees') subdivision of the Schuetzen Park near Washington, Dist. of Col. Cadastral map. Alternate title: Trustees' sale of 163 lots in the subdivision of Schuetzen Park to take place on Monday, June 6th, 1892. Includes text and approval statements by Surveyor D.C. and Commissioners D.C. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and ink-stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Latimer & Sloan - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Oak View D.C., former suburban residence of Ex. Pres. Cleveland Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by Thomas J. Fisher & Co., real estate brokers ..." "Recorded ... Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor D.C." Includes ill. LC copies fold-lined. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Edwin A. Greenough & Co. - Parson, John T. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of Squares A and B adjacent to Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington D.C. : new part of the Mall] Covers blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Black ink, brown ink, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 890 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Plan of squares marked A. & B. in Mr. Bulfinch's plan, divided in lots : [now part of the Mall, N.W. Washington D.C.] Cadastral map of the blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Brown ink, tan wash, and lead pencil. Watermark: J Whatman 1794. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 889 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • 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
    Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Plat of Columbia Heights : Hon. John Sherman, trustee Scale ca. 1:1,750. "Nov. 1st 1881--recorded in liber, A. R. Shepherd, folio 137." Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. "Lots for sale by A. L. Barber and Co. ... Washington, D.C." LC copy fold-lined and annotated in lead pencil on verso. Includes text at bottom. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2; ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Sherman, John - Breckinridge Family - A.L. Barber and Co.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Plat of Columbia Heights : Hon. John Sherman, trustee Cadastral map. "Nov'r 1st 1881--Recorded in liber, A.R. Shepherd, folio 137." At head of text: Washington, D.C., Nov. 1, 1881. "Lots for sale by A.L. Barber and Co. ... Washington D.C." Includes text at upper left. LC copy 1 torn, missing large sections at bottom, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 torn, missing large section at lower right, fold-lined, annotated in purple ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Sherman, John - Forsyth, William - A.L. Barber and Co.
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Plat of proposed reservation at Fort Stevens, near Brightwood, D.C. Partial cadastral map. "Battle Cemetery" not shown at upper right. Blueprint. At lower right: With E.W. 23181/4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Looker, Henry - Hazen, M. C.
    • Date: 1900