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  • 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. Black, brown, and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Faced with gauze, torn, missing section at corner, halved, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 801 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887
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    National Gallery of Art, brief guide and plan.
    Gallery plan
    Maps of 7 floorplans of the 2 museum buildings. Panel title. Includes text, color-key to museum collections, and building cross-section. Text, "Area map", website address, and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 1999
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    Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America. Shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. Text titled "The state of Virginia" and population tables on verso. "No. 26." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] Coltons general atlas, New York, 1857. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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    The City of Washington and environs : 1908. Title in upper margin: Map showing location of the Bureau of Standards and the car lines by which it may be reached. Includes text and index to points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Eckert Lithographing Company - United States. National Bureau of Standards
    • Date: 1908
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    Map of the city of Washington showing the locations of street railways in operation and chartered Jan. 1, 1895 : to accompany the annual report of the Engineer Department, D.C. Also shows block numbers. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." "D C 53 3." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Engineer Department - Lukesh, G. M.
    • Date: 1895
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States, extended to embrace its suburban towns, villages, &c. ... Depths shown by contours. Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Also shows block numbers, water and sewer lines, streetlights, major buildings, and streetcar lines. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Office of the Clerk of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia in the year 1870." Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, and population table. LC copy darkened, brittle, missing substantial ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William
    • Date: 1870
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    Plan of the Rebel attack on Washington, D.C., 11th & 12th July 1864. Map shows the location of Union fortifications around Washington, D.C., and the presence of Confederate forces under Gordon, Ramseur and Rhodes poised on the outskirts of the city.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864-07-11
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    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
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    Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Georgetown. From Universal magazine, July 1793, facing p. 41. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copies variously torn, fold-lined, edged with imitation leather stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by photocopy at larger scale. Phillips. Washington 1289 3 copies Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Bent, William - Baker, (Benjamin)
    • Date: 1793
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    Map to accompany the report of the Commissioners D.C. on the extension of streets and avenues of the city of Washington between Rock Creek and Lincoln Avenue : within limits designated by ... Scale ca. 1:7,200. Relief shown by contours. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 650/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/3
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners - Ludlow, William - Breckinridge Family - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1887
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    G. Vashington Covers Washington central business district. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Text, tourist information, and legend in Russian. Map names in English. Panel title: Dobro pozhalovatʹ v g. Vashington. Includes text, tourist information, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, map of Washington region, and col. ill. on verso. "*GPO: 1984--421-609/472." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1984
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    The nation's capital : [Washington D.C.]. Shows radial distances, locations of "Committee on Public Comfort" and "Inaugural Committee," and block numbers. Includes list of presidential inaugurations, directory of "Inaugural Committee, March 4, 1901," street width directory, and U.S. coat of arms. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, M. I. (Michael Ignatius) - Norris Peters Co. - Weller, M. I.
    • Date: 1901
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    Map of the city of Washington and environs. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers in city and landowners' names in rural areas. "The circles indicate one-fourth miles from the White House." "Copyright 1884 by A.G. Gedney." LC copy darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Morrison, W. H.
    • Date: 1884
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    Plan of the squares of the eastern extreme of the city of W. : [Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by N.E./S.E. 23rd, N.E. C, N.E. 31st, Water, and S.E. B streets. Shows block numbers, dimensions, and street widths. Brown ink, black ink, and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes computations. Maps of 9 city blocks in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 888 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
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    Map collections in the District of Columbia Partial ms. (ink, pencil, and typescript) on col. base map. "Red seals show where to go in January 1930 for 2,500,000 of the maps in the District of Columbia." Assemblage of several sheets and adhesive seals mounted on cloth backing. Includes index indicating collection size. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Martin, Lawrence - United States. Board of Surveys and Maps of the Federal Government. Committee on Information
    • Date: 1930
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    Kokuritsu Bijutsukan, mappu to gairyaku annai.
    Gyararī ichigaikan
    Maps of 7 floorplans of the 2 museum buildings. Japanese. Panel title. Includes text, color-key to museum collections, and building cross-section. Text, "Area map," and ill. (some col.) on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 1996
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    Triangulation diagram, vicinity of Washington, D.C. : August 1966. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Alternate title in upper margin: Washington and vicinity. Alternate title in lower right margin: Vicinity of Washington, D.C. "Base map by United States, Department of the Interior, Geological Survey." State grids. Includes note. "A-2871-2+." LC copy laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 1966
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    Plan showing proposed method of laying out the public grounds at Washington Covers The Mall between Capitol grounds and 17th St. N.W. Also covers adjacent areas including "Parade or President's Park," White House grounds, future Federal Triangle, and Washington Canal. At foot of title: February 1851. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Pen-and-ink, blue watercolor, and [lead?] pencil. Faded, soiled, varnished [?], and cracked. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Includes bar scale in feet (2,000) ...
    • Contributor: Downing, A. J. (Andrew Jackson)
    • Date: 1851
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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
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    Hall and Elvans' subdivision of Meridian Hill, Washington County, D.C. : Sept. 1867 Cadastral map. In lower margin in large type: Lots on long time, at Hall's Real Estate Exchange, 71 La. Ave. LC copy stained, torn, missing sections along tears, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bliss, Charles H. - Hall's Real Estate Exchange - Snyder, Black & Sturn
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
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    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. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," text printed below "N.I.," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 75 cents. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
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    Palisades of the Potomac, scenery unsurpassed : embracing the additions to Washington of Drovers Rest, White Haven, Toronto Heights, and River View, adjoining Washington and extending along the Potomac River on both ... Cadastral map. "June 23rd 1890." Alternate title at upper right: Palisades of the Potomac Land and Improvement Co.'s subdivision no. 1, being part of "White Haven." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1890 by Jacob P. Clark and E.B. Cottrell, trustees ..." Includes text, notes, location map, and views of buildings and landscapes. LC copy torn and fold-lined. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Brewer, H. W. (Henry W.) - Clark, Jacob P. - Cottrell, Edward - Palisades of the Potomac Land Improvement Company
    • Date: 1890
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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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    City of Washington, deaths from diarrhœal diseases in residences within the city limits from 1888 to 1892 inclusive. Also shows block numbers. At head of title: No. 3. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC lacks other sheets in set. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1888