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  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ... Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Watermarks: Budgen, GR, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and notes. LC copies variously soiled, torn, annotated in lead pencil, trimmed, edged with cloth stripping, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copies 1 and 3 have annotated notes on verso, in pencil of the city...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1792
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    Washington, the nation's capital
    Seeing Washington
    Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 2000--460-976/00223. Reprint 2000." Panel title. Includes text and tourist directory. Text, city chronology, facsims. of L'Enfant and McMillan plans, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of National Capital Parks - United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 2000
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    Zoo map : [Washington D.C.] Pictorial map. Panel title. Text, trail directory, subway system diagram, and ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Zoological Park (U.S.). Office of Graphics & Exhibits - National Zoological Park (U.S.) - Friends of the National Zoo (U.S.)
    • Date: 1986
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    Rock Creek Park Scale ca. 1:22,500. Title from verso. "Reprint 1977." "*GPO: 1976--240-951/97." Includes text. Text and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1977
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    Washington, the Mall and vicinity, public buildings occupied by various government activities : 1917 Cadastral map showing government buildings, all other buildings, and public lands. At head of title: No. II. On verso: 2. LC copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Harts, W. W. (William Wright) - Ridley, C. S. (Clarence Self) - Langdon, James G. - Beij, K. Hilding - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1917
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    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
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    Map of the city of Washington and environs Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Copyrighted 1885, by A.G. Gedney." Includes table of "Area of parks." LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and torn. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Holtzman, R. O.
    • Date: 1885
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    The "Standard guide" up-to-date ready reference map of Washington : to accompany the "Washington standard guide" Scale ca. 1:17,000. "Published by the Foster & Reynolds Co., New York, B.S. Reynolds Co., Washington." Includes text, index to points of interest, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Foster & Reynolds Co. - S. Reynolds Co.
    • Date: 1917
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    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
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    Map of fortifications and defenses of Washington. In left lower margin: Taken from a map issued by the War Department in 1865. In left upper margin: Appendix A. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 682 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Hodasevich, R. A. - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1865
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    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
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    Map of Jackson City opposite the city of Washington at the south end of the Potomac Free Bridge. Shows proposed town of Jackson City in Alexandria County D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also covers Potomac River between Georgetown and Alexandria. Pen-and-ink and blue wash. Faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. Includes later lead-pencil annotations at lower right. Map folder annotated in ink: This map removed from a binding containing a list of the original...
    • Date: 1843
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    Proposed development of propagating gardens, green-houses & nursery : [Washington D.C.] "June 30th 1901." Covers area bounded by 15th street, East Potomac Park, and Washington Monument grounds S.W. "To accompany the annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, June 30th 1901, Col. U.S. Army." Oriented with north to the bottom. "Eng 57 1." LC copy fold-lined, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Annotated in ink: From U.S. War Dept. Annual report of the Chief of Engineers...
    • Contributor: Bingham, Theo. A. (Theodore Alfred) - Gillen, F. F. - Owen, F. D. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds
    • Date: 1901
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    Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D.C. Bird's-eye view. "*GPO: 1998--432-903-60203." Panel title. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes text and ill. (some col.). Text 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: 1998
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    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
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    Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D.C. Bird's-eye view. "*GPO: 1997--417-648-60006." Panel title. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes text and ill. (some col.). Text 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: 1997
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    Potomac River from Washington to Chesapeake Bay Shows lighthouses and distances from Washington. "Copyright, 1887, by W.M. Dougal." Includes rectangular bordered blank area at upper right. LC copy 1 trimmed, mounted on cloth backing, and edged with leatherette. Copy 2 fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies
    • Contributor: Dougal, W. M. - Entwistle, J. C.
    • Date: 1887
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    Nation's capital area. [Washington D.C. and Chesapeake Bay regions] Scale 1:250,000. Photo mosaic. "National Aeronautics and Space Administration image." "NASA (ERTS-1)." Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by contours. "This 'false-color' composite imagery of the National Capital area was produced by the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, from multispectral imagery taken by the NASA Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ERTS-1) on October 11, 1972 ..." Accompanied by text. 1 l. Available...
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Date: 1973
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    City of Washington. Shows wards, major buildings, and extent of built-up area. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1856 by Charles Desilver ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] New universal atlas, Cushings & Bailey, Baltimore, 1859. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as...
    • Contributor: Desilver, Charles - Cushings & Bailey
    • Date: 1859
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    Entwistle's handy map of Washington and vicinity : showing public buildings, churches, hotels, places of amusement, and lines of street rail roads. Shows radial distances from the Capitol. Also shows parks and block numbers. Includes notes and sector diagram. LC copy darkened, stained, rubber-stamped, annotated in pencil, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Entwistle, J. C.
    • Date: 1879
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    The Dermott or tin case map of Washington 1797-8. Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Depths shown by soundings. "United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Office, Washington, May 4, 1888." Facsimile. Original version: [1798?]. Includes text headed "Washington City, March 30th 1854" and texts of official documents. LC copies annotated in red ink to correct document no. to 653. Copy 1 also laminated, sectioned, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also...
    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (James Reed) - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Congress. Senate - Dermott, James R.
    • Date: 1909
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    Galería Nacional de Arte, información general y plano.
    Plano de la galería
    Maps of 7 floorplans of the 2 museum buildings. Text, notes, and headings in Spanish. Panel title. Includes text, color-key to museum collections, and building cross-section. Text, "Mapa áereo," 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: 1996
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    A map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress by R't King, District of Columbia." Includes ill. of White House and Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 1 soiled, torn, halved, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in ink on verso: A map of the city of Washington deposited by...
    • Contributor: King, Rt. (Robert) - Schwarz, C. - Cooper, W.
    • Date: 1818
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington on which is exhibited the division of lots : made under a commission from the High Court of Chancery of the state of Maryland ... Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers in the area of Northwest D.C. bounded by N, Ninth, G, and Fifteenth streets. Pen-and-ink, lead-pencil, and watercolor. Indexed for and color-coded to landowners' names. Copy torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 351 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1805
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    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO: 1999--454-767/00139. Reprint 1998." 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: 1998