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  • Map
    The White House gardens and grounds : fall 1996.
    Commemorative plantings
    Bird's-eye view of White House grounds showing plantings included in the fall 1996 public tour. Title from cover. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Includes index of "Commemorative plantings" [mostly trees]. Text dated "October 1996" on verso. Text and ill. on cover. LC map sheet and cover sheet originally were stapled together to form 8-page booklet. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: White House Administrative Office (U.S.)
    • Date: 1996
  • Map
    City of Washington. Shows wards, built-up areas, and major buildings. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1846, by H.N. Burroughs ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes Capitol floorplan and index to points of interest. "16." LC copy 1 fold-lined, taped on verso, and missing small edge sections; copy 2 soiled and water-stained in margins. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus) - Burroughs, H. N. - Mitchell, S. Augustus
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    James E. Clements' map of Washington City and surrounding country. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 88 Includes text and col. ill. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy torn and mounted on cloth backing. DCP
    • Contributor: Clements, James E.
    • Date: 1891
  • Map
    Washington, D.C. E XXc 4332 U.S. Copyright Office Covers central Washington. "8.03." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: J.N. Matthews Co. - Matthews-Northrup Company
    • Date: 1897
  • Map
    Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C. Also covers Upper Northwest Washington D.C. "*GPO: 1998--432-903/60228. 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
  • Map
    Map of Washington, D.C., and suburbs : showing the latest streets and all the new railway and street-car routes 33131X U.S. Copyright Office "Copyright, 1892, by F.L. Averill." Includes index to points of interest. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 fold-lined and darkened. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Averill, F. L. (Frank L.) - District of Columbia National Guard. Engineering Platoon - Averill, F. L.
    • Date: 1892
  • Map
    Map of the permanent system of highways, District of Columbia Also shows block numbers and public lands. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy lacks corner section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1914
  • Map
    Part of "Widows Mite" lying in the co. of Washington D.C. ; The above 2 plats represent two separate parts of that portion of a tract of land called Josephs Park, lying ... Both tracts border on Rock Creek. Titles in lead pencil on cloth backing: No. 1. Theodore Mosier's plat of Josephs Park, purchased of Robert Brent -- No. 2. Abbott's purchase from the heirs of Thomas Corcoran. Josephs Park map in 2 parts. Pen-and-ink (2 hands) with additions in lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statistical table. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Burgess, R. W. - Woodruff, I. C. - Callahan, Denis - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - United States. Congress Senate
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    The Part of a circle at the meeting of Pennsylvania & Kentucky avenues--on the Eastern Branch : calculated March 1811 : [Barney Circle S.E., Washington, D.C.]. Survey map showing line dimensions and compass orientations. Pen-and-ink. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis and crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1811
  • Map
    Map of the U.S. Soldiers' Home, Washington, D.C. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Blue-line print. Includes notes. LC copy sectioned, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in ink: 9709. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bond, P. S. (Paul Stanley) - Brown, George A.
    • Date: 1903
  • Map
    Oak View D.C. Cadastral map. "Thos. J. Fisher and Co. (Incorporated), sole agents ..." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1912
  • Map
    Comprehensive plan for the national capital, parks and recreation facilities diagram no. 2, local recreation system 1970/1985. Scale ca. 1:29,000. "June 30, 1974." "NCPC map file no. 73.00/100.00-27704." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. National Capital Planning Commission
    • Date: 1974
  • Map
    Washington National Airport search and rescue chart : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area]. Shows "Emergency locations" (firehouses and hospitals), helicopter landing areas, radial distances from National Airport, and airport approach patterns in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. "May 1981." Title from panel. Gift; Mr. D. Mumford; August 1998. "Published in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration and Department of Commerce agreement." Includes notes, index of emergency locations, "Sample grid" diagram, and ancillary small map of Washington National Airport ...
    • Contributor: United States. Department of Commerce - United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - United States. Federal Aviation Administration - National Ocean Survey
    • Date: 1981
  • Map
    5th plan, from 7th east to 13th Street and G Street south to East Capitol Street : [S.E. Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors. Covers area bounded by East Capitol, 13th, G, and 7th streets S.E. Title from handwritten (ink) label affixed to cloth backing. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and lead pencil. Watermark: L Munn 1794. Edged in green cloth stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing: From ...
    • Contributor: King, Rt. (Robert) - Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia - King, Rt.
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    [Dotted line map of Washington, D.C., 1791, before Aug. 19th]. Shows survey lines and proposed public squares parks. Relief shown by hachures. Title from LC G&M Div. preliminary map shelflist card. Ms. survey map drawn by P.C. L'Enfant. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Black and col. inks, watercolors. In black ink at lower left: Note. All the lines coloured red are finished and those coloured yellow are intended to be compleated this ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    The Mall and vicinity, Washington, proposed development Also shows planned and existing government buildings and government lands. "7951." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.) - Clark, Geo. E. (George E.) - Cannon, J. Q. - United States. Army. Engineer Reproduction Plant - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1928
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    The plot of Carroll'sburgh : [part of Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Torn and fold-lined. Accompanied by index of lots: List of the original proprietors of the lots in Carrollsburg, with the numbers ... [6] p. : ms. ; 64 x 21 cm. or smaller, folded in leather binder 36 x 23 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1790
  • Map
    Map of Washington, D.C. Shows radial distances from Capitol. Includes index to points of interest. Indexes and blank area on verso. "1.92." LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    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 copy soiled, colored with yellow wash to show built-up areas, annotated in color inks to show unidentified (water, sewer?) lines in streets, and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index to points of interest. LC copy darkened, wrinkled, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) Covers territory of present-day Rock Creek Park and adjacent areas. Cadastral map showing householders' names. Relief shown by shading. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Watercolor on photocopy base. Label inscribed "2" affixed in upper right corner. Accompanied by letter from Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Eastern corner of D.C. off map. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. Coloring differs. Includes note and coat of arms below title. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 684 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. 3 copies ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Information map of Washington, the most beautiful city in the world : the heritage of all the people ; District of Columbia and part of Maryland and Virginia : part of original ... "Copyright 1912, by Millard F. Bowen." City map oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, directory of public buildings, and business directory. LC copy sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bowen, Millard F. - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1912