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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. "Dec. 29, 1887." LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    Map of the District of Columbia showing permanent system of highways Shows existing and proposed streets. Partial cadastral map. Also shows block numbers in central city. In large letters across entire map area: Thos. J. Fisher & Co. (Incorporated). LC copy annotated in lead pencil and ink, rubber-stamped, sectioned to 8 sheets, 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: 1900
  • Map
    [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
  • Map
    Map of Brightwood Park in the District of Columbia : 1890 Cadastral map. LC copy annotated in pencil, extensively rubber-stamped in red to show house locations, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Looker, Henry - Benton, Wm. H. (William H.)
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Plat in accordance with Public Act 385, sec. 21 : approved June 30th 1906 : [Washington D.C.] Shows "... the land purchased by Sidney Bieber ..." Covers part of area now occupied by Congressional Cemetery S.E. Cadastral survey map showing lot and block numbers and dimensions. "Washington, D.C., Oct. 6th 1906." Blueprint. Includes text and D.C. Commissioners' names. "31/185." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Richards, Wm. P. (William P.) - Bieber, Sidney
    • Date: 1906
  • Map
    [Cadastral map of Massachusetts Avenue N.W. and adjacent parts of American University Park and Spring Valley, Washington D.C.] Shows existing and planned sections of Massachusetts Avenue and lands to be taken for its extension. Title devised by cataloger. From the Taggart Estate papers. Blueprint. In corners: 640 (in reverse image). LC copy fold-lined and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1910
  • 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
    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
    [Cadastral map of Beatty and Hawkins's addition to Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Title devised by cataloger. Drawn by William Smith, 1755. Photocopies of ms. map. Includes inset and computations. LC copies accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil on verso: Hawkin's [sic] and Beatty's addition to Georgetown, Wm. Smith, from original ms. in Court Archives in Rockville, Md. [1755]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Smith, William
    • Date: 1755
  • Map
    Square south of square no. 667, city of Washington Cadastral map of block bounded by Water, W, 1st, nd V streets S.W. in the area formerly called Carrollsburg. Date mentioned in text on verso: 26th day of June 1794. Title from verso. Watermark (regal figure in cartouche surmounted by crown). Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined. Accompanied by manila folder: Autograph of R. King, Surveyor, city of Washington ... / Forest H. Sweet, Battle Creek, Michigan. [4] ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, Rt. (Robert)
    • Date: 1799
  • Map
    Washington and suburbs, District of Columbia, showing permanent system of highways Partial cadastral map showing radial distances, block numbers, and landowners' names for outlying tracts. Includes inset and advertisement. LC copy lacks sections in margin, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Weller, F. R. - Perley, F. A. - Wm. A. Flamm & Co.
    • Date: 1902
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington, 1883 Shows block numbers and major buildings. Includes directory of association officers and advertisement. LC copies brittle, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink to show land tracts ca. 1792 with owners' names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Washington Beneficial Endowment Association of the District of Columbia
    • Date: 1883
  • 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
    Anderson's new map of the county of King state of Washington, 1894 Shows names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. "Entered according to the act of Congress in the year 1894 by O.P. Anderson & Co. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C." "Photo-Lith. Britton & Rey, San Francisco, Cal." LC Land ownership maps, 1375 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: O.P. Anderson & Co.
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    Estate of Samuel Blodget, Jr. : one of the founders of the city of Washington, D.C. : [Jamaica, Washington D.C.] Cadastral topographic map showing tracts belonging to the Blodget estate named Jamaica, buildings, ward and block numbers, and vegetation. "Squares in red confirmed to Sam'l Blodget on division with the Commissioners." "Prepared from the official plan of the city of Washington of 1870." Includes 2 statistical tables: Official schedule of ... lots confirmed to Samuel Blodget. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Blodget, Lorin - Blodget, Samuel - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map of Trinidad, Washington, D.C. : 1888 Cadastral map. Includes note. LC copy 1 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined, torn, and taped on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: VielĂ©, Herman K. - Fairchild, John F.
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Mount Pleasant (S.P. Browns suburban subdivision) : [part of N.W. Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map showing buildings, privies, wells, and cisterns. At top: Diagram H. At lower left: H Ex1 pt6 49 1. LC copy faced with gauze and mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Brown, S. P.
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the house and grave-yard belonging to the heirs of John Davidson. Covers part of Washington D.C. central business district bounded by 11th, K, 13th streets, and Massachusetts Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked [fleur-de-lis under crown]. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 451 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to James M. Lingan. Covers area bounded by 18th, M, 20th, and P streets N.W. Shows buildings, block numbers, and dimensions. Black, brown, red inks and lead pencil. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by negative photostat dummy sheet annotated in ink: Probably drawn by Nicholas King. 1 sheet ; 61 x 46 cm. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of land tracts in central Washington D.C. ca. 1793]. Facsim. of ms. cadastral survey of tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, and New Troy. "The whole now called Cerne-Abbey Manor contains 1531 [acres]. The resurvey is distinguished by black lines." Original version: Platted by a scale of 80 equal parts in an inch by I.P. [1793?]. Includes notes and acreage table. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy accompanied by ...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1793
  • Map
    Plat of proposed reservation at Fort Stevens, near Brightwood, D.C. Partial cadastral map. "Battle Cemetery" not shown at upper right. Blueprint. At lower right: With E.W. 23181/4. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Looker, Henry - Hazen, M. C.
    • Date: 1900
  • Map
    Plat of the tracts of land comprising the tract known as "Kalorama" : part of original tracts of land called "Widow's Mite" and "Pretty Prospect" situated in the District of Columbia : ... Cadastral survey mapo showing landowners' names. "Jan. 1886." Black ink, red pencil, and watercolor. Fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 571 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington. Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas. Also shows block numbers and radial distances from White House. "Washington, D.C., July 12th, 1886." Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, mounted on cloth backing, annotated in ink and red pencil to show new bridge, and annotated in ink in lower margin: Pennsylvania Avenue is concreted from Rock Creek to 11th Street East. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Weller & Repetti
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Outlines of tracts of land within which the city of Washington was laid out Also covers Rosslyn (Va.). Shows block and ward numbers, major buildings, block dimensions, street railroads, sewers, and streetlamps. Land tracts ca. 1792 shown by red pencilled lines. Depths shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... in the year 1870." Includes notes and statistical table. LC copy assembled from small sheets, sectioned, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy brittle, cracked, soiled, ...
    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)