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  • Map

    [Cadastral map of block possibly in Washington D.C.].

    Covers block bounded by Chestnut Av., Eleventh St., and Railroad Av. Unclear that area is in Washington D.C. Orientation not indicated. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Stained, torn, fold-lined, and trimmed at corners. Unidentified cadastral map in lead pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1872
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    [Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relation to pre-1790 landholdings].

    Shows boundaries and names of original landholdings. Indicates "Approximate position of L. of C.--located by a later survey." "Traced from a map in 'Potomac Flats Case,' vol. VI." Lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1790
  • Map

    Square 796 : [Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral map of block bounded by Virginia Av., 3rd, G, and 4th streets S.E. India ink with later notes and additions in lead pencil. Soiled and trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1860
  • Map

    No. 1. County land from N.E. mile stone & John C. Rives' farm : [Washington D.C. and Prince Georges County, Md.] ; No. 2. Part of "Long Meadows" : [Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral survey maps. Relief shown by hachures. Orientation differs. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined, torn, missing sections at fold lines and edges, and faced with rice paper. Includes computations. Titles in ink and lead pencil computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1840
  • Map

    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.]

    Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
  • Map

    [Map of Meridian Hill subdivision, Washington, D.C., showing selected residential lots].

    Scale not given. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 650/3

    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1880
  • Map

    Copy from actual survey of the 3 Sisters : [Potomac River, Washington D.C.]

    Cadastral map. Pen-and-ink. Watermark: Crown Imperial linen (with coat-of-arms). Soiled and missing small sections along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 777 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Brewer, H. W. (henry W.)
    • Date: 1893
  • Map

    Part of Georgetown, Maryland

    Cadastral survey map of area bounded by 33rd St., M St., Wisconsin Av. N.W., and the Georgetown waterfront, Washington D.C. Does not show ownership. Relief shown by hachures. Red ink, black ink, and blue wash. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 508 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1752
  • 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

    [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

    Square no. 602, city of Washington

    Cadastral map of block bounded by Canal, Q, 2nd, and R streets S.W. in the area formerly called Carrolsburg. On verso: Augt. 24th 1799. Title from verso. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark (regal figure in cartouche surmounted by crown). Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined. Accompanied by manila folder: Autograph of city of Washington surveyor's plat ... / Forest H. Sweet, Battle Creek, Michigan. [4] p. ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, Rt. (robert)
    • Date: 1799
  • 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

    No. 1. Survey for John Davidson ; No. 2. Lots surveyed on 1st Street between Fred. & Fayette streets : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral survey maps showing landowners' names. "Book 1839, 40, last part, Octo'r 28th 1843." Title from verso. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink. Soiled, fold-lined, and missing edge sections. Two incomplete surveys maps in ink and lead pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 496 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1843
  • Map

    A map of tract of land called Portroyal, formerly the property of Joseph Comb in the city of Washington

    Cadastral map showing boundaries of western subsection of Port Royal in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, H, I, and 10th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. At lower right: I certify that these plats are true & correct copies of the originals in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Black and ...

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Fenwick, George - Forsyth, William
  • Map

    [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    Shows buildings in different colors, some landowners' names, and unidentified profiles along streets. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black ink, red ink, and watercolors. Watermark: Budgen 1799 (with device under crown). Soiled, torn, assembled from small sheets of paper, thirded, edged with cloth, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1799
  • Map

    Plan of New City in the District of Columbia : half a mile from Washington

    Cadastral survey map of Ivy City, Washington D.C. "Recorded in Vol. 2 of 'Record of County Surveys,' page 76." Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Dubois, N.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map

    Plat of land lying between road to Benning's Bridge & Cool Spring Road.

    Survey map of area bounded by the present Benning Rd., Oklahoma Av., and 21st St. N.E., Washington D.C. Title handwritten in pencil on cloth backing. Manuscript--ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined. Includes 3 insets and numerical computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1800
  • 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. Relief shown by hachures. On accompanying fact sheet: Nicholas King journal, Ms. Division L.C. ... order to map ... 1796. King ... prepared the maps on Nov. 21. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Watermark: 1794 (under fleur-de-lis). Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by fact sheet. 1 sheet : ms. ; 61 x 46 ...

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map

    [Plan of Hamburg, later part of Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers and street widths. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north to the left. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on tracing linen. Survey data at upper left including Washington D.C. street names. Unidentified map in lead pencil and inked annotations including the name "Stevenson" in large script on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, ...

    • Date: 1800
  • 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

    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house belonging to Robert Peter.

    Covers area bounded by Florida Avenue, 14th, V, and 12th streets N.W. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black and red inks. Watermark: IV. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On preliminary shelflist card: Toner collection no. 12. Phillips. Washington, 704 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map

    Plat of Carrollsburg

    Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers and some initials of proprietors. Alternate title in ink on verso: Plan of Carrollsburg that now forms a part of Washington City. Brown and red inks. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Fold-lined, missing small sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Deakins, Francis
    • Date: 1770
  • Map

    [Map of proposed extension of Vermont Avenue N.W. between Florida and Georgia avenues as desired by the Trustees of Howard University, Washington D.C.] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Partial cadastral map showing lots in path of proposed avenue extension. Covers area bounded approx. by 11th, Fairmont, 4th, and T streets N.W., including Howard University. Title devised by cataloger. India and red inks, lead pencil, and col. pencil shading. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Jarboe, John A.
    • Date: 1919
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to Samuel Blodget.

    Covers squares along Sixteenth St. N.W. bounded by 15th, 17th, and Q sts. and Massachusetts and Rhode Island aves. Shows block numbers. Attributed to Nicholas King. Black and red inks. Watermarked: VI. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 51 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner collection 14 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed]

    Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 179?