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  • Map
    [Map of part of northeastern Washington D.C. near Bladensburg Road showing land tracts and owners' names]. Title devised by cataloger. Manuscript--lead pencil and ink. Two sheets joined to form 1. Includes text and notes. Pencil-drawn location map on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 463 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the commissioners appointed in Equity Cause No. 9912 Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in red ink to show lot prices. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/3
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    [Map of northeastern Washington D.C. showing 18th and 19th-century land ownership]. "Explanation of the land sold by Mr. D.C. Marshal in 18[3?]3 ..." Lead pencil and ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, sectioned to 3 sheets, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1830
  • Map
    [Survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. named Pleasant Plains, Plain Dealing and Mount Pleasant] Manuscript--ink and pencil. On cloth backing in pencil: From Joseph M. Toner papers. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statistical tables. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Fenwick, George - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1804
  • Map
    Subdivision of property in the county of Washington, D.C. Cadastral map of part of Columbia Heights N.W. showing some landowners' names. "March 1869." "Lots for sale by Kilbourn & Latta, real estate brokers ..." Includes text. LC copy missing small sections along edges and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Forsyth, William - Kilbourn & Latta
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    [Diagrammatic map of real property condemned in favor of the Potomac Company in Washington D.C. for the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal]. Shows "Canal" and "River Potomac" between "Dam" and "Old locks." Title devised by cataloger. Typewritten in lower margin of the original: (From) "A statement of facts, shewing why the bill reported by the D.C. Committee in favor of the Potomac Company ... should not be passed," Wm. Roberts & others, Georgetown, W.A. Rind & Co., 1816, at end. Photostat copy of col. ms. map....
    • Contributor: Roberts, Wm. (William) - Potomac Company - W.A. Rind & Co.
    • Date: 1816
  • Map
    Map of part of the city of Washington, shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings, belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the ... Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Facsim. of ms. map drawn by Nicholas King. Original version: [1796]. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington and environs. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers in city and landowners' names in rural areas. "The circles indicate one-fourth miles from the White House." "Copyright 1884 by A.G. Gedney." LC copy darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Morrison, W. H.
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    Receivers' subdivision of part of a tract of land in county of Washington, D.C., called Friendship, St. Philip, and Jacob, and re-survey of Jacob. Poster containing cadastral map. "At public auction ... October 14, '72." Large title at head of text: Chancery sale of real estate in the county of Washington, D.C. : (of W.D.C. Murdock), above Georgetown! Includes text. LC copy torn at edges and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Green & Williams - Murdock, Wm. D. C. (William D. C.)
    • Date: 1872
  • Map
    Plat of survey and subdivision of "Washington Heights" : by the commissioners appointed in Equity Cause No. 9912 Scale ca. 1:1,280. LC copy annotated in pencil to show lot prices. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2; 700/1; 710/3
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Breckinridge Family - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Map of survey of part of Pleasant Plains knows as "Bellevue" : recorded, book "County 6," p. 126, Surveyor's Office, D.C. Cadastral map showing lots, numbers, and dimension. "These choice lots for sale by S.C. Hill--Le Droit Building ..." LC copy annotated in red ink to show price information. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Hill, S. C.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Sub-division of lots 1, 2, 3, and 4 in square 1037, containing 49,000 sqr. ft. : [southeastern Washington, D.C.]. Scale ca. 1:900. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Covers the area bounded by Massachusetts Avenue, Fourteenth Street, B Street, and Thirteenth Street. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map of Washington City, District of Columbia, seat of the federal government : respectfully dedicated to the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States of North America Partial cadastral map showing lot lines, individual buildings, block numbers, wards, marshes, and woods. Shows "Judicary [sic] Square"; "W. Twenty Seventh St." correctly shown. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1857, by A. Boschke ... District of Columbia. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes notes and ill. in borders. Available also through the...
    • Contributor: Boschke, A. - Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. LC copy stained, missing small sections, rubber-stamped, 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
    Oak View D.C., former suburban residence of Ex. Pres. Cleveland Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by Thomas J. Fisher & Co., real estate brokers ..." "Recorded ... Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor D.C." Includes ill. LC copies fold-lined. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Edwin A. Greenough & Co. - Parson, John T. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    [Cadastral map of square 731, Washington D.C.]. Covers block bounded by Pennsylvania Av., 1st, B (Independence Av.), and 2nd streets S.E., now occupied by the Library of Congress Jefferson Bldg. Title devised by cataloger. At top: Exhibit "C." Photostat of ms. map. Includes note and 12 signatures. At top in circle: 731. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Map of Georgetown D.C. Cadastral map. Includes inset. LC copy 1 spotted and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 missing edge sections. LC copies accompanied by negative photocopy of copy 1 at smaller scale. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Faehtz & Pratt
    • Date: 1874
  • Map
    Plan of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the buildings belonging to Mr. Dan'l Carroll of Duddington. Covers area bounded by 1st and 2nd streets and North and South Carolina avenues S.E., Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Shows block numbers and outlines, dimensions, buildings, and function of buildings. Pen-and-ink and watercolors on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    Plan of wharfing : [Anacostia River waterfront, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map showing lot lines and numbers, dimensions, and block numbers. Covers area bounded by Anacostia River, South Capitol St., and O and S Sts. S.E. Title appears twice in pencil in 2 different hands. India ink and pencil. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1167 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latrobe, Benjamin Henry
    • Date: 1817
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of Pleasant Plains, Washington D.C.] "Surveyed and laid down for John and Anthony Halmead a tract of land lying in the District of Columbia and County of Washington called Pleasant Plains ..." Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and torn. Includes text and tables of survey data. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Fenwick, George
    • Date: 1804
  • Map
    Langdon : [part of N.E. Washington D.C.] Cadastral map. Includes text and ill. of buildings "designed and built by E.P. Sherman." LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in red ink and lead pencil to show some names of owners, new buildings, and lot renumbering. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Anderson, G. M. - Sherman, E. P. - Baker, Ira J.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Blue Plains and part of Belleview surveyed and subdivided : [Washington D.C.] Cadastral map. Oriented with north to the left. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 brittle. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Berry, Thomas W. - Coyle, Randolph
    • Date: 1868
  • Map
    Defenses of Washington, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia : showing forts and roads Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows woods and householders' names in rural areas. In lower left corner: Accompanying report of Brig. Gen. Richard Delafield ... dated October 30, 1865, series III. From: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Washington, 1891-1895, plate 89, map 1. In lower right corner: See Atlas, Plates VII. and VIII....
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Delafield, Richard - United States. Government Printing Office
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Sub division of square 1013, containing 44,805 sqr. feet : [southeastern Washington, D.C.]. Scale ca. 1:480. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Covers the area bounded by Massachusetts Avenue, Thirteenth Street, B Street, Kentucky Avenue, and Lincoln Park. Vault DCP AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes source materials note. In left lower margin: H. Ex. 1, 2, 48. LC copy soiled, darkened, fold-lined, torn, missing edge sections, and annotated in purple pencil to show proposed...
    • Contributor: Greene, F. V. (Francis Vinton) - Lydecker, G. J. (Garrett J.) - Bruff, William T.O. - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
    • Date: 1884