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    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Includes text. LC copy 1 soiled, fold-lined, taped, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 laminated and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in pencil, ink, and watercolor to show tract boundaries and buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (Ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Trill
    • Date: 1792
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    Sixteenth Street Heights, D.C. Cadastral map. Includes location map and col. ill. "S.O. 21273." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Heater, Robert E.
    • Date: 1910
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    Baist's real estate atlas of surveys of Washington, District of Columbia : complete in four volumes Phillips 1506 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Baist, G. Wm. (George William) - Baist, Wm. E. (William Edward) - Baist, H. V. (Harry Valentine) - Baist, G. Wm.
    • Date: 1907

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    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names and acreages in rural areas. Shows radial distances from White House. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. 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
    Copy of map showing proposed extension of Sixteenth Street and widening of Columbia Road, Meridian Hill : shown me by Mr. Donald McPherson ... 12-4-93. Scale ca. 1:2,400. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and col. pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Includes inset. Accompanied by statistical data sheet. (1 leaf ; 27 x 19 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 651/3; 651/4; 650/5; 650/6; 700/1
    • Contributor: McPherson, Donald - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1893
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    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
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    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
    Marietta Park in the District of Columbia Cadastral map. Panel title: Auction sale of 200 choice vacant lots located at Marietta Park, Washington, D.C. : with frontage on Shepherd Road, Concord Ave., 4th, 5th, and adjacent sts. In side margins: Every lot offered must be sold to the highest bidder regardless of price. On verso: Date of sale--November 26, at 2:30 P.M. Text, bird's-eye view, and ill. on verso. LC copy ...
    • Contributor: Day, Joseph P.
    • Date: 1921
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    [Survey map of Friendship tract, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. Relief shown by shading. Pen-and-ink and gray wash. In lead pencil at lower left on cloth backing: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. In lead pencil in different hand on cloth backing: 10th Friendship. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Contributor: Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1800
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    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
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    Subdivision of Fort Lincoln Heights, District of Columbia Cadastral map. Includes approval statement by "Surveyor Dist. of Columbia." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Mitchell, Thomas A. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1892
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    East Deanewood, District of Colubmia Cadastral map. Includes location map. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Calvert, Chas. P. (Charles P.) - Pine, E. M.
    • Date: 1893
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    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Eastern corner of D.C. off map. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. Coloring differs. Includes note and coat of arms below title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 684 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. 3 copies ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1865
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    City of Washington. Shows block numbers and dimensions, street names, and land tracts and buildings belonging to Notley Young. Covers area bounded by Walter, F, 6th, and K streets S.W., Washington D.C. Facsim. of ms. cadastral map probably drawn by Nicholas King in 1796. Original version: [1796?]. Includes indexed table of "References to the map". LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 188?
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    [Cadastral survey map of Charles Carroll Jr.'s land in central Washington D.C. in 1793] Cadastral survey of land tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, New Troy, and Houps Addition, with owners' names. "The out lines of the Resurvey as made for Charles Carroll Jun'r the 16th day of May 1759 is shadowed with yellow." Lead pencil on tracing paper. Title devised by cataloger. Probably traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original 1793 map. From the Joseph ...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A. - Carroll, Charles - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1793
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    Profile of Valley Street taken up the center from the curb line on West Street to the curb line on Road Street : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.] Covers Thirty-Second Street between P and R streets N.W. Oriented with north to the left. Black, brown, red inks, and light brown and green washes. Soiled, stained, faced with gauze, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text, partial cadastral map of Valley Street, and statement of approval. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 506 Vault ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis
    • Date: 1858
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    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
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    [Cadastral survey map of the Hayman property, Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Shows "Lot sold to Canal Company." Title devised by cataloger. In lower margin in lead pencil: Survey of Hayman property. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Soiled, fold-lined, missing corner sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Title on LC G&M Div. prelim. shelflist card: [Survey of Hayman's property in Georgetown including] lots sold to Canal Company, 4-3-35. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company
    • Date: 1835
  • Map
    [Cadastral map of eastern part of LeDroit Park and blocks northward to the Soldiers' Home, Washington D.C.]. Covers area approx. bounded by Michigan Av., First St., Florida Av., 2nd St. N.W., and the McMillan Reservoir grounds. LC copy 2 torn and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    [Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1751 thru 1794 of which 2 are named "Youngsborough" and "Gleanings." "The annexed plat ... made by order of the Honb. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... in the suit Doe, devisee of West vs. Alfred Heitmiller ..." "5 plats of lots ... were deposited in Court on this [day not specified] day of [month not specified] 1855." ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - United States. Court of Appeals (District of Columbia Circuit)
    • Date: 1855
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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
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    Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing Washington D.C. street system superimposed on the earlier Hamburg street plan. Shows Hamburg lots, lot numbers, and dimensions. Covers area bounded by 27th, H, and 17th streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • 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
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    View of the city of Washington in 1792 : superimposed on a map of 1914. Cadastral map showing land tracts, owners' names, block numbers, and radial distances from the Patent Office. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. Text signed by W.O. Owen and subtitle both annotated in ink. Accompanied by handwritten letter / W.O. Owen. 1 sheet : ink ; 25 x 12 cm. -- Negative photocopy of map of central Washington. 1 sheet ; ...
    • Contributor: Owen, W. O.
    • Date: 1792
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    [Cadastral survey map of original land grants and resurveys along the Potomac River from Georgetown (D.C.) to Great Falls (Md.)]. Shows tracts dated approx. 1675 to 1808. Also shows landowners' names and Chesapeake and Ohio Canal condemnations. Title devised by cataloger. Photostat copy of ms. map. Includes survey notes. At lower right: Drawer 119 number 34. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy on 8 sheets, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in lower margin: From manuscript map of properties along the Potomac ...