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  • Map
    [Cadastral map of the blocks surrounding Washington Circle, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map of area bounded by 24th, L. 22nd, and I streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Black and brown inks. At top in lead pencil: Section of part of the city & surveys. Soiled, missing small sections at corners, and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    [Manuscript map of Seventeenth Street N.W. between E Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington D.C.]. Partial cadastral map showing lot lines, lot and block numbers, and dimensions. Title devised by cataloger. At top in ink: Presidents Square. Pen-and-ink with additions in lead pencil. Watermark: U S [word unclear]. Mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes, computations, and ancillary sketch map of block labelled "Bank of earth south of War Office" in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • 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
    Map of George Town, 1751. Cadastral map showing lot numbers. "Taken from George Town journal of the Commissioners, 1751 to 1789." Blueprint. Includes note. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in black ink: A.C. Harmon 1931. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Harmon, A. C. (Artemas Canfield) - Priggs, John F. A.
    • Date: 1758
  • Map
    [Survey of the original landholdings in Washington D.C. in the area bounded by The Mall, North Capitol St., Tiber Creek, N St. N.W., and Seventh St. N.W.] Cadastral map showing tracts dated 1751 thru 1794 of which 2 are named "Youngsborough" and "Gleanings." "The annexed plat ... made by order of the Honb. the Judges of the Circuit Court ... in the suit Doe, devisee of West vs. Alfred Heitmiller ..." "5 plats of lots ... were deposited in Court on this [day not specified] day of [month not specified] 1855." ...
    • Contributor: Carbery, Lewis - United States. Court of Appeals (District of Columbia Circuit)
    • Date: 1855
  • Map
    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Includes text. LC copy 1 soiled, fold-lined, taped, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 laminated and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in pencil, ink, and watercolor to show tract boundaries and buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (Ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Trill
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia showing the lines of the various properties at the division with the original proprietors in 1792. Also shows block numbers and major buildings. "Published and copyrighted by James M. Stewart Washington D.C. 1884." Includes index of land tracts with owners' names. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 1 torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Stewart, James M.
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house belonging to Robert Peter. Covers area bounded by Florida Avenue, 14th, V, and 12th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and outlines, buildings, and building dimensions. Pen-and-ink and purple wash 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 Division. Has circular cameo impression: [Profile of head with] words "Toner Library." ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map
    [Survey map of land tracts in N.W. Washington D.C. near the old city boundary and Rock Creek]. Shows "Rock Creek," "City boundary," and tract identified as "Surve[y] of part of a tra[ct] called The Widows Mite for Col. G. Bell U.S.A." Pen-and-ink and lead pencil on tracing paper. Title devised by cataloger. Probably drawn by Dr. Joseph M. Toner ca. 187-. Possibly traced from an earlier survey map. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north ...
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    Land in Hall and Elvan's subdivision of Meridian Hill, District of Columbia, for public park. Cadastral survey map of lands to be taken for proposed Meridian Hill Park. Covers area bounded by W and Euclid streets, a line ca. 375 ft. west of 16th Street, and a line ca. 400 ft. east of 15th Street N.W. Shows lot lines, dimensions, and square-footage area data. Table from accompanying report. In accompanying report: March 17, 1908--Ordered to be printed, with map. ...
    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1908
  • Map
    Square no. 602, city of Washington Cadastral map of block bounded by Canal, Q, 2nd, and R streets S.W. in the area formerly called Carrolsburg. On verso: Augt. 24th 1799. Title from verso. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark (regal figure in cartouche surmounted by crown). Pen-and-ink. Fold-lined. Accompanied by manila folder: Autograph of city of Washington surveyor's plat ... / Forest H. Sweet, Battle Creek, Michigan. [4] p. ...
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - King, Rt. (Robert)
    • Date: 1799
  • 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
    [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
    I hereby certify that I have surveyed and marked for Mr. Geo. E. Mattingly lots nos. 1, 2, 4, 5 in square no. 475, also Water Street opposite said lots : as ... Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers and dimensions of lots, streets, and wharves. In script: I do hereby approve the plan of wharf[s?] submitted above, WBMagruder, mayor. At upper left in print: Supreme Court, D.C., United States vs. Morris, et al., equity 10360, exhibit M.R.--no. 15. In script: Albert [H?]arper, examiner. Facsim. of ms. map. Original version: 1856. Includes notes. Blue-pencil drawing of horse ...
    • Contributor: Hunt, R. Finley - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - District of Columbia. Supreme Court
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    Lane from Road Street, Georgetown, to Barnards house and lands binding thereon : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names. Relief shown by hachures. Title from verso. Alternate title at upper right: Barnard & others. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes statistical tables and computations in lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 494 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1800
  • Map
    Wesley Heights, adjoining new Methodist university Scale ca. 1:2,300. LC copy annotated in pencil, fold-lined, and extensively rubber-stamped: Sold. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. "Lots for sale by John F. Waggaman, real estate broker ... Washington, D.C." Includes location map and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Howell & Greenough - Waggaman, John F. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
  • 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. Black, brown, and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Faced with gauze, torn, missing section at corner, halved, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 801 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887
  • 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
    Map of Wahkiakum County Blueprint. Shows names of some residents. LC Land ownership maps, 1378 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ouellette, L. P.
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    The plat of Carroll'sburg : [part of Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers. Probably traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original 179- ms. map. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Torn, fold-lined, stained, and missing small internal sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
  • Map
    Baist's map of the vicinity of Washington D.C. E 5975 U.S. Copyright Office Shows radial distances and rural householders' names. Relief shown by contours. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1904 ..." Includes advertisement. LC copies sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Baist, G. Wm. (George William) - Baist, G. Wm.
    • Date: 1904
  • Map
    Geo. P. Robinson and Daniel K. Trimmer's subdivision of North Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C. : Dec. 1901 Cadastral map. "Ordered: The Surveyor of the District of Columbia will admit this plat to record in his office ... Dec. 4--1901." Includes text, location map, and names of commissioners, witnesses, and trustee. LC copy 1 halved, mounted on cloth backing, and rubber-stamped: Fulton R. Gordon, sole representative ... LC copy 2 fold-lined, annotated in blue crayon, and repeatedly rubber-stamped: Sold. Available also through ...
    • Contributor: Benton, Wm. H. (William H.) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1901
  • Map
    Topographical sketch of the environs of Washington, D.C. : (survey of locality for public park & site for a presidential mansion) Cadastral map showing property lines, householders' names, buildings, and woods. Relief shown by hachures. "Made in compliance with Senate Resolution of 18th July 1866." "Approved by Committee of Public Buildings & Grounds of the Senate, 20th Feb'y 1867." Pen-and-ink. Sheet no. 1 oriented with north toward the upper left. Accompanied by reduced-size (ca. 1:16,000) photocopy of sheet no. 2. 1 sheet : mounted on ...
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Jacobsen, C. - Bootes, Samuel - United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1871
  • 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
    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