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    Halifax dockyard with proposed improvements, Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Has watermark. Indexed for points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 650/3; 650/4
    • Contributor: Gambier, James
    • Date: 1700
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    Plan of the Navy Yard at Washington, D.C. : showing the position and dimensions of all the buildings as they were June 1st 1881. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Black, brown, blue, and red inks. Rubber-stamped: From collection of David Dixon Porter. Faced with gauze, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and index of buildings. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1881
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    New Hampshire. Scale ca. 1:24,000. Title from verso. Title in manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection: Harbour of Portsmouth, N. Hampshire. Title in LC's Maps of America: Chart of coast of New Hampshire, near Portsmouth and the Isles of Shoals. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 874 Available also ...
    • Date: 1770
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington : on which is shewn the squares, lots, &c., divided between William Prout Esq'r and the Commissioners of the Federal Buildings, agreeably to the ... Cadastral map showing original landholdings, new block numbers, new lot lines, lot numbers, and street widths. Covers area in N.E.-S.E. Washington (now Lincoln Park district) approx. bounded by Navy Yard, 3rd St. N.E.-S.E., H St. N.E., and 13th St. N.E.-S.E. Manuscript: Pen-and-ink, red ink, and watercolors. Oriented with north to the right. Drawn in southern/northern segments. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1800
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    Andover, 1852. Relief shown by hachures. Shows in red ink "school district lines" and "parish lines." Pen-and-ink on tracing linen. Imperfect: Darkened, stained, creased. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1852
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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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    [Cadastral map of a portion of Feliciana District, Spanish West Florida, between the Mississippi River and the Comite River]. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: L Munn 1804 and fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over the letters GR. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, v. 39, pp. 50-72. 1987. p. ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1805
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    [Route from Washington, D.C. to Old Pohick Church, Accotink, Virginia]. Shows distances from the White House at selected points. Oriented with north to the bottom. Pen-and-ink. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault
    • Contributor: Wigmore, Francis Marion
    • Date: 1920
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    [Map showing Indian land &c. 1772. Scale ca. 1:200,000. Title from verso annotation. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the boundary of "The lands [in Georgia] which the Cherokees have assigned for payments of their debts." "Col. off. 5. vol. 73, pp. 321-322. Old A.W.I. 276." On verso: Endorsed in Mr. Stuart's (No. 42) of 13 June 1772. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...
    • Date: 1900
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    Plat of the tracts of land called "Mill Seat," "Philadelphia," and "Frogland," from the original patents as located in Georgetown D.C. Partial cadastral map showing survey lines and measures. Covers southern and eastern Georgetown, Washington D.C. "Sept. 1885." Brown ink, yellow and gray washes. Soiled and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 625 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Carpenter, D.
    • Date: 1885
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    Map of the cost [sic] of Georgia & Florida. Scale 1:253,440; 1/4 in. to 1 mile. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Covers the coast between Savannah and St. Augustine. Shows swamps and marshes. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 129.7 From the papers of Joseph Roswell Hawley. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell)
    • Date: 1863
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    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
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    Map showing holdings along Eastern Branch Also shows original land tracts and tract numbers. From the Taggart Estate papers. India ink, col. inks, blue pencil, and lead pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Assessor's Office - Taggart, Hugh T. (Hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1909
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    [Philadelphia and vicinity. Military. Scale 1:21,120; 1 mile to 3 in. Title from manuscript catalog of Peter Force map collection. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows fortifications opposite Windmill Island and at the Middle Ferry across the Schuylkill River. Some land owners are identified. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1325 Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Date: 1778
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    [Map of the Capitol grounds and surrounding squares, Washington D.C.]. Shows block numbers, block dimensions, and street widths. Covers area bounded by D St. north, 2nd St. east, C St. south, and 4th St. west. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 80 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
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    [Map of the area of northern Washington D.C. between Rockville Road and Washington Turnpike showing land tracts, owners' names, and dates]. Cadastral sketch map with tracts dated 1688 to 1794. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript--lead pencil on tracing paper. Mounted on manila paper. Annotated in pencil on verso of paper backing: W. in embryo. Lacks small sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 466 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1870
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington exhibiting the property of James M. Ling[a]n ; A map of part of a tract of land called the Hopyard : being part of ... Cadastral maps showing original landholdings with 1858 street system superimposed. Lingan map covers area bounded by W, 16th, H, 22nd, and Boundary streets N.W. Baily map covers area bounded by F, 14th, N, and 10th streets S.E. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification headed: Surveyors ...
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Fenwick, George - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1794
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    Sketch of the harbour of Charles Town Scale ca. 1:166,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Has watermark. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Depths shown by soundings. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1550 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 650/1
    • Contributor: Durfee
    • Date: 1780
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    [Map of a portion of Manchac District, Spanish West Florida]. Cadastral map. Relief shown by hachures. Title from John R. Hébert's list of maps. Pen-and-ink. Watermarks: Stroud & Co and horn in a shield surmounted by a crown over the year 1802. From the papers of Vicente Sebastián Pintado. Described in: Vicente Sebastián Pintado, Surveyor General of Spanish West Florida, 1805-17 : the man and his maps / by John R. Hébert. Imago mundi, ...
    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1805
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    Venango Co. Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. Shows lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title on label affixed to verso: Venango. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes statistical table. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault
    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William
    • Date: 1790
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    Lines run in the Jersies for determining boundaries between that Province & New York. Scale ca. 1:740,000. Title from verso. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. On verso: No 33. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1244 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Date: 1769
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    [Territory of Columbia]. Relief shown by hachures. City boundary labelled: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Title from later printed ed. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Soiled and fold-lined. Accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of 3 letters dated 1793 relating to the map, 1 of which signed by: ...
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew
    • Date: 1793
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    Susquehanna & Sinnemahoning. Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in the Susquehanna (West Branch) and Sinnemahoning Valleys, Clinton County (Pa.). Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, dimensions, and acreages. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: ...
    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William
    • Date: 1790
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    Attacks of Fort Washington by His Majesty's forces under the command of Genl. Sir Willm Howe K.B. 16 Novr. 1776. Scale ca. 1:20,500. Hand colored. Facsimile of manuscript. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. "Copied from an original map kindly loaned to the compiler by Mr. A. Suart." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Hayward, George - Valentine, D. T. (David Thomas)
    • Date: 1776
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    [Manuscript planning map for the Allied landing near Licata, Sicily, on July 10, 1943]. Title provided by cataloger. Pencil and colored pencil on paper. All edges torn. Accompanied by documents concerning the life and service of Capt. Alfred J. Reid. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the estate of Capt. Alfred J. Reid, U.S. Army, 3rd Ranger Battalion, 1943-1945.
    • Date: 1943