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  • Map

    Map of the environs of Washington : compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington ...

    Shows buildings, rural property lines, householders' names, and vegetation. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. India ink, col. ink, and col. wash. Northern section is printed map with ms. annotation. Remainder is completely ms. Originally drawn on 4 sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, and sectioned to 6 parts. On verso on label affixed to cloth backing: No. 187. ...

    • Contributor: Barnard, J. G. (john Gross) - Boschke, A. - United States Coast Survey - Barnard, J. G.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Sq. 440, for sale by Thos. J. Fisher & Co. : 1324 F. St. N.W., Washington, D.C.

    Cadastral map of block bounded by Florida Avenue, T St., and 7th St. N.W. Watermark: The American linen paper. Oriented with north to the left. LC copy trimmed, annotated in ink to show lot footage prices, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map

    Washington and vicinity, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia.

    Shows proposed highways in heavy line overprint. Base map title. On base map: Edition of June 1917. Includes notes. "80788." LC copy trimmed, spotted with opaquing fluid, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Geological Survey (u.s.)
    • Date: 1920
  • Map

    [Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bounding the city of Washington].

    Shows waterfront, wharves, and bridges. Depths shown by soundings. Title from Phillips's Descriptive list of maps and views of Washington. On verso in ink: Handed to the Surveyor by Mr. J.P. Ingle for safe keeping, Nov. 29, 1830. Ink and wash. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Text in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Ingle, John P.
    • Date: 1830
  • Map

    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. ...

    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 1876." Originally printed on 6 sheets. Includes notes, insets of D.C. avenues and Alexandria, population table, and D.C. commissioners' names. LC sheets ...

    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1876
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    Decrease in population by color 1920-1930 : [District of Columbia]

    Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text. At beginning of text: 3. "EFP." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Park and Planning Commission
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    [Map of Alexandria, Virginia]

    Illustrates Alexandria's central position in the defense of Washington, where at least 12 outlying forts surrounded the city. Military camps of various Union officers such as Samuel Peter Heintzelman are indicated on this map.

    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
  • Map

    Hill no. 3 opposite Fort Maha[n] : [Washington D.C.].

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Black ink, red ink, and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. At lower right: 211, L. Sheet 10. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 691.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1860
  • Map

    Division of part of a tract of land in Washington County D.C. called "Mount Pleasant" : as the same was made by the devisees of Robert Peter deceased, and the allotment thereof ...

    Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names and "Centre line of tunnel of W.A. extension." Also covers Meridian Hill, Columbia Heights, Howard University, and adjacent tracts. "March 18th 1884." Black ink, red ink, and yellow wash. Soiled, torn, fold-lined, and taped. Includes statistical tables titled "Description of larger lots in Division of Rob't Peters Estate." On verso in ink: Mt. Pleasant, Peter Subd'n. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1809
  • Map

    Map of the city of Washington.

    Shows block numbers. Includes directory of "Width of streets and avenues." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1905
  • Map

    View of the city of Washington in 1792 and in 1911.

    Cadastral map showing 1792 land tracts and owners' names. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. 1792 information overprinted in green on 1911 base street map of central Washington showing block numbers. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. LC copy 1 annotated in ink: I prepared this ... W.O. Owen. The work was done ... Dec. 7, 1914. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Owen, W. O.
    • Date: 1914
  • Map

    [Map of the West End, Washington D.C.].

    Shows block numbers, alley numbers, block dimensions, and areas. Title devised by cataloger. Probably: To accompany the annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, chief of engineers, June 30th 1901. LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds - Bingham, Theo. A. (theodore Alfred)
    • Date: 1901
  • Map

    The tourist's guide to the city of Washington : where to go and how to get there

    Shows streetcar lines. Cover title: Map of Washington. On cover: This map is a part of the Tourist's guide to the city of Washington. Includes index to points of interest and directory of statues. LC copy 1 annotated in pencil and torn. Copy 2 mounted on cloth backing and lacks cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: J. V. F. (julia Vilett Finley)
    • Date: 1889
  • Map

    Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington

    Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. "Additions & corrections for Rappahannock and Rapid Ann Rivers and their vicinity ..." added to data used in compilation. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological ...

    • Contributor: United States. Corps of Topographical Engineers - McDowell, Irvin - Schedler, J. (joseph)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map

    Directional commuting, census tract-level approach, Washington-Baltimore and vicinity

    Covers the region including (at the extremes) York County (Pa.), Queen Anne's County (Md.), Caroline County (Va.), and Warren County (Va.). "County and equivalent area boundaries and place names are as of January 1, 1990." Computer-generated map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. Bureau of the Census. Geography Division
    • Date: 1990
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    Profile of 8th Street between Fayette and Frederick, laid off for graduation : by order of the Corporation in August 1858 : [Georgetown, Washington D.C.]

    Covers R Street between 34th and 35th streets N.W. On verso in ink: Profile of 8th Street between Fayette & Frederick streets--1858 by order of Corporation, Geo'town D.C. From the Taggart Estate papers. Pen-and-ink and orange wash. Soiled and torn. Includes notes and 3 cross-sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 497 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1858
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    Bird's-eye view of Washington, D.C.--the nation's capital

    Low-angle view. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing; copy 2 torn and taped at edges. DCP 2 copies

    • Contributor: Green, H. H. - S. Reynolds Co. - Matthews-Northrup Works
    • Date: 1916
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    Baist's real estate atlas of surveys of Washington, District of Columbia : complete in three volumes

    Phillips 1505 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Baist, G. Wm. (george William) - Baist, G. Wm.
    • Date: 1903

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    Highlights of the new plan for Washington's monumental core : [Washington D.C.].

    Bird's-eye view of future Washington D.C. as if seen from aircraft. Shows "Washington's ... monumental core ... and ... what it would be like 50 to 100 years from now." Also covers adjacent part of Arlington County (Va.). Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, index of major planned changes, and col. ill. Text, "Draft, monumental core framework" map, and col. ill. ...

    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
  • Map

    City of Washington

    From: New York Recorder's atlas, 1893. Includes index to points of interest and inset of "District of Columbia." Text titled "Florida," county population table, directory of Florida governors, and ill. on verso. LC copy has adhesive label and information card affixed to verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Hunt & Eaton - New York Recorder Co.
    • Date: 1893
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    Comprehensive plan for the national capital, major thoroughfare plan.

    Scale ca. 1:50,000. "September 30, 1978." "NCPC Map File No. 44.00/100.00-28421." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2

    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1978
  • Map

    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C.

    Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO:2005--310-394/00391. Reprint 2004." Title from panel. Includes note and directory of trails. Text, phone directory, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2004
  • 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

    The city of Washington and environs

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and major buildings. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined, torn, taped, and extensively annotated in ink to show proposed street extensions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP

    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Peters, N. (norris)
    • Date: 1885
  • Map

    Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia

    Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy fold-lined, missing edge section, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] A complete historical, chronological & geographical American atlas, H.C. Carey & I. Lea, Philadelphia, 1822. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (firm) - Young & Delleker
    • Date: 1822