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  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington. Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Washington, D.C., July 12th, 1886." Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in ink and red pencil to show new bridge, and annotated in ink in lower margin: Pennsylvania Avenue is concreted from Rock Creek to 11th Street East. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Weller & Repetti
    • Date: 1886
  • 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
    [Manuscript map of Seventeenth Street N.W. between E Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing lot lines, lot and block numbers, and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. At top in ink: Presidents Square. Pen-and-ink with additions in lead pencil. Watermark: U S [word unclear]. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes, computations, and ancillary sketch map of block labelled "Bank of earth south of War Office" in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington, 1883 Shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of association officers and advertisement. LC copies brittle, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink to show land tracts ca. 1792 with owners' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Washington Beneficial Endowment Association of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1883
  • Map
    [Map of the area of northern Washington D.C. between Rockville Road and Washington Turnpike showing land tracts, owners' names, and dates]. Cadastral sketch map with tracts dated 1688 to 1794. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript--lead pencil on tracing paper. Mounted on manila paper. Annotated in pencil on verso of paper backing: W. in embryo. Lacks small sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 466 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map showing holdings along Eastern Branch Also shows original land tracts and tract numbers. From the Taggart Estate papers. India ink, col. inks, blue pencil, and lead pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Assessor's Office - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1909
  • Map
    Granby : [part of N.E. Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. LC copy soiled and torn along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DRM
    • Contributor: Graham, C. (Curtis )
    • Date: 1870
  • 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
    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 part of the city of Washington, shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings, belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the ... Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Facsim. of ms. map drawn by Nicholas King. Original version: [1796]. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • 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
    [Map of landholdings in the part of Prince George's County (Md.) that is now central Washington D.C.] Shows landholdings as of "1784." Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink (black and purple) on tracing linen. Title devised by cataloger. Probably traced by Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Beatty and Orme. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north to the right. Stained and fold-lined. Includes notes and index of survey points. On verso in lead ...
    • Contributor: Beatty, Chas. (Charles) - Orme, Arch. (Archibald) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1784
  • Map
    Washington, property of Sidney Bieber and heirs showing portion there of occupied by tracks of P.B & W.R.R. Co. Covers part of area now occupied by Congressional Cemetery, Barney Circle S.E., and Conrail right-of-way. Partial cadastral map. Blueprint. "P.A.E. Wilm. 11-5-'06." "5649." "14-A." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in red and yellow pencil to indicate Sidney Bieber's property and "High water line." Halved and mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Philadelphia, Baltimore & Washington Railroad Company. Maryland Division - Bieber, Sidney
    • Date: 1906
  • 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. Shows block numbers and outlines, buildings, and block and building dimensions. Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink and blue wash on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Has circular cameo impression: ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1796
  • 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 showing proposed U.S. military reservation at Fort Stevens D.C. Partial cadastral map. Blueprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Looker, Henry - Hale, M. J.
    • Date: 1902
  • Map
    Todd & Brown's subdivision of part of Pleasant Plains and Mt. Pleasant, Washington County, D.C. Cadastral map. "The above lots marked in red ... are the lots to be sold." Alternate title in large type at top: Chancery sale. Includes text and schedule of lot sales headed: On Wednesday, June 15th, 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: Fendall, Reginald - Walter Williams & Co.
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia from official records and actual surveys 23582 U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings. Shows block numbers in central city and Georgetown. Shows land tracts, owners' names, and acreages beyond old city limits. Depths shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress in year 1887 ... at Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Partly hand col. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes inset of southern extremity. LC copies ...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan - Mac Cormac, Walter S.
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    Positive sale of the mansion with ample grounds attached, and eighty-five building lots, being the estate of the late George W. Keating : situated in the county just beyond Boundary Street and ... Poster containing cadastral map. Includes text. Torn, ink-smeared, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Latimer & Cleary
    • Date: 1870
  • 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
    Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the ... Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Drawn by Nicholas King. Black and brown inks, watercolors, with additions in lead pencil. Watermarks: HR, GR (with coat-of-arms under crown). Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Accompanied by fact sheet dated 2/76. 1 sheet : ms. ; 73 x 61 ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Tract of land, conveyed by deed of Chas. Paine & wife, Catherine, to George W. Hurdle, Jr. (deed 592 J.), near Tennallytown : about 1879? : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map. Title from cloth backing. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Foxed, fold-lined, trimmed, and mounted on cloth backing. Title and notes in ink on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1879
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city on which Mrs. Prouts house stands : [Washington D.C.]. Shows block numbers, buildings, and block and building dimensions. Covers area bounded by I, 9th, M, and 7th streets S.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks, and lead pencil. Watermark: IV. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes note and table of "References." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On preliminary shelflist card: Toner Collection ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    [Cadastral map of areas designated Appropriation no. 11 and Appropriation no. 12, Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Pennsylvania Avenue, 3rd, C, and 2nd streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Black and brown inks, tan wash, and lead pencil. Missing section at bottom and mounted on cloth backing. Includes computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 815 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown D.C. Cadastral map. Includes inset. LC copy 1 spotted and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 missing edge sections. LC copies accompanied by negative photocopy of copy 1 at smaller scale. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Faehtz & Pratt
    • Date: 1874