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    Wesley Heights, adjoining new Methodist University Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by John F. Waggaman, real estate broker ... Washington, D.C." Includes location map and col. ill. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Howell & Greenough - Waggaman, John F.
    • Date: 1890
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    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia Partial cadastral map showing some landowners' names and acreages in rural areas. Shows radial distances from White House. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Schoepf, W. Kesley - Berry, E. H. - Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1891
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    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
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the mansion-house and grave-yard of the Widow Young. Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, and street names. Covers area bounded by 17th, G, 19th streets S.E., and the Anacostia River. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermark: IV. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1269 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Copy from actual survey of the 3 Sisters : [Potomac River, Washington D.C.] Cadastral map. Pen-and-ink. Watermark: Crown Imperial linen (with coat-of-arms). Soiled and missing small sections along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 777 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Brewer, H. W. (Henry W.)
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    Plat compiled from official records for Thomas J. Fisher & Co., real estate brokers : 1324--F St. N.W., Washington D.C. : [parts of Mount Pleasant, Meridian Hill, and Columbia Heights, Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map covering area bounded by Florida Av., 11th St., Park Rd., Mount Pleasant St., and 16th St. N.W. In large type across face of map: Thos. J. Fisher & Co., real estate, Washington D.C. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Thos. J. Fisher and Co.
    • Date: 1899
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    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. LC copy 1 fold-lined and annotated in blue pencil in upper margin: Gannett. Copy 2 sectioned to 6 sheets, annotated in ink on cloth backing, and ...
    • 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
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    Plan of part of the city of Washington on which is exhibited the division of lots : made under a commission from the High Court of Chancery of the state of Maryland ... Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers in the area of Northwest D.C. bounded by N, Ninth, G, and Fifteenth streets. Pen-and-ink, lead-pencil, and watercolor. Indexed for and color-coded to landowners' names. Copy torn and fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 351 Vault DCP
    • Date: 1805
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    [Cadastral survey map of Charles Carroll Jr.'s land in central Washington D.C. in 1793] Cadastral survey of land tracts named Duddington Pasture, Duddington Manor, New Troy, and Houps Addition, with owners' names. "The out lines of the Resurvey as made for Charles Carroll Jun'r the 16th day of May 1759 is shadowed with yellow." Lead pencil on tracing paper. Title devised by cataloger. Probably traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original 1793 map. From the Joseph ...
    • Contributor: Priggs, John F. A. - Carroll, Charles - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1793
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    Sixteenth Street Heights, D.C. Cadastral map. Includes location map and col. ill. "S.O. 21273." LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Heater, Robert E.
    • Date: 1910
  • Map
    To be sold at auction, Nov. 23rd 1853, at 2 o'clock P.M. on the premises, by Jas. C. Mc. Guire, auct'r : [part of N.W. Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers, areas, and dimensions. "The above plat and subdivision of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road Company's property, in 'Reservation 12' and in 'Square 574' in the city of Washington, is correct. Nov. 11th 1853. Randolph Coyle." Includes note below title. LC copies fold-lined, darkened, missing small edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Coyle, Randolph - Mc. Guire, Jas. C. (James C.) - Graham, C. (Curtis ) - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1853
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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
  • 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. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black and red inks. Watermark: IV. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On preliminary shelflist card: Toner collection no. 12. Phillips. Washington, 704 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Real estate map of the Metropolitan Branch of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company between Washington, D.C., and Rockville, Md., and adjacent land holdings : from latest official authorities & actual surveys Shows drainage, park lands, streets, roads, railroads, some buildings, and names of property owners. Includes railroad profile.
    • Contributor: Fava Naeff & Co. - Fava, Francis R., Jr. - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1890
  • 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
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    View of the city of Washington in 1792 : superimposed on a map of 1914. Cadastral map showing land tracts, owners' names, block numbers, and radial distances from the Patent Office. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. Text signed by W.O. Owen and subtitle both annotated in ink. Accompanied by handwritten letter / W.O. Owen. 1 sheet : ink ; 25 x 12 cm. -- Negative photocopy of map of central Washington. 1 sheet ; ...
    • Contributor: Owen, W. O.
    • Date: 1792
  • 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
    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
    Index map to Washington County plats, District of Columbia : from official records Shows land tracts with owners' names beyond old city limits. "The heavy red lines show the division of the map into Books 1, 2, 3 & 4 ..." Published "January 1st 1892." Originally printed on 6 sheets joined to form 1. Includes note. LC copy shellacked, brittle, mounted on cloth backing, and sectioned to 6 sheets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
    • Contributor: Howell, D. J. - Trimble, Matthew - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1891
  • 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
    Map of the city of Washington and surrounding showing recent subdivisions Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. LC copy fold-lined, darkened, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Marr, Jas. H. (James H.)
    • Date: 1887
  • Map
    East Deanewood, District of Colubmia Cadastral map. Includes location map. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Calvert, Chas. P. (Charles P.) - Pine, E. M.
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    [Property survey map of the eastern end of Washington D.C. showing land tracts and householders' names]. Shows tracts named Bealls Adventure Englarged, Fortune Enlarged, Bailys Purchase, Aaron, and Stony Hill. Relief shown by hachures. Manuscript--ink and pencil. Hemmed with green cloth. On verso in pencil: From the filed of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. 11th Fortune Enlarged. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Date: 1800
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    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 179?
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    [Cadastral survey map of the Hayman property, Georgetown, Washington D.C.]. Shows "Lot sold to Canal Company." Title devised by cataloger. In lower margin in lead pencil: Survey of Hayman property. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Soiled, fold-lined, missing corner sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Title on LC G&M Div. prelim. shelflist card: [Survey of Hayman's property in Georgetown including] lots sold to Canal Company, 4-3-35. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company
    • Date: 1835