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  • Map

    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which Mr. Young's mill stands.

    Shows block numbers, buildings with dimensions, ponds, street names, millrace, mill probably belonging to Notley Young, and house of "Widow Diggs." Covers area bounded approx. by 3rd and M streets N.E., North Capitol Street, and Florida Avenue N.E. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black, brown, and red inks, and grey wash. Watermarks: IV, (fleur-de-lis under crown). Soiled and brittle along edges. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant, 1792

    Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Facsim. of 1874 map compiled by E.F.M. Faehtz and F.W. Pratt. Original version: [Washington? : s.n.], 1874. Includes text. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Capitol Centennial Committee (u.s.) - Faehtz, E. F. M.
    • Date: 1792
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    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America and by them established as the ...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Watermarks: I Taylor, GR, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and notes. LC copies torn, annotated in ink on recto, annotated in ink and pencil on verso to give partial cadastral maps of selected blocks, and mounted on transparent cloth backing. Phillips. Washington 1278 2 ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Hill, Samuel
    • Date: 1792
  • Map

    Tilforladelig kort over eylandet St. Croix udi America saaledes som det ved en acurat udmaaling er besunden med qvarterernes navne og enhver plantagies nummer efter hvilke de udi matriculen findes indförte og ...

    Scale ca. 1:60,000. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in pen-and-ink to show land owners in 1767. Cadastral map showing land ownership. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 980 "Tilegned deres höy grevelige excellence her Adam Gotlob Moltke." Includes listing of windmills by quarter and insets "Tegning til byen Friderichsstæd" and "Tegning over byen Christianstæd paa eylandet St. Croix, faavit den allerede er bebygt." Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Beck, I. M. - Lode, O. H. De
    • Date: 1754
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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
  • Map

    [Property survey of tracts and land grants in part of Maryland near Tiber Creek, now central Washington D.C.].

    Cadastral map covering tracts named Jamaca, Port Royal, Burns Neglect, Elenor, Gleenings, Gordons Meddows, Knock, Houp Yard, and Cern Abbey Mannor. "Beginning of 'Cern Abbey Mannor' being a resurvey on Duddington Mannor, New Troy, all granted to Tho's Notley in one patent by name of Cern Abbey Mannor, surveyed for Charles Carroll Jun'r May 15th 1759." Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Includes 3 insets. On ...

    • Date: 1760
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    [Site of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., in relation to pre-1790 landholdings].

    Shows boundaries and names of original landholdings. Indicates "Approximate position of L. of C.--located by a later survey." "Traced from a map in 'Potomac Flats Case,' vol. VI." Lead pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Date: 1790
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    A compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey

    Shows rural householders' names. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, no. 1500 Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, May the 1st, 1770, by S. Hooper, No. 25 Ludgate Hill, London." "To His most Excellent Majesty George the IIId ... this map is most humbly dedicated by ... John Collet." Includes royal coat of arms. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Collet, John - Bayly, J. - Hooper, S. (samuel)
    • Date: 1770
  • Map

    Plan of Princess Ann and Norfolk counties.

    Shows names of some residents. Map on 2 sheets sectioned and pasted together. LC Land ownership maps, 1333 Includes historical references. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso: This photostat was made from the original manuscript in the William Clements Library at the University of Michigan.

    • Date: 1780
  • Map

    Map of Georgetown : act of May 15, 1751.

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Covers area bounded by 33rd, Prospect, Thomas Jefferson streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Below title: Survey & plat completed February 27, 1752; 69 lots sold on March 21, 1752. Photocopy of ms. map. LC copy annotated in ink on recto: 13; rubber-stamped on verso: Handy, print, Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Date: 1792
  • Map

    Plan du canton de Plimouth et partie des Baradéres.

    Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north to the bottom. Shows eastern limits as of 1781 and 1790 and names of owners of real property tracts. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 440; 650; 651

    • Contributor: Frignet
    • Date: 1790
  • Map

    Hamburgh in red, the city in green : [Washington D.C.].

    Partial cadastral map showing Washington D.C. street system superimposed on the earlier Hamburg street plan. Shows Hamburg lots and Washington block numbers and dimensions. Covers area bounded by 27th, H, and 17th streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. Black and brown inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Originally drawn on 5 sheets, assembled to 1, quartered, and mounted on cloth backing. Stained and missing small ...

    • Date: 1790
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    A plann of the town of Savannah in the state of Georgia.

    "This plann is laid down according to the original design but the distances are marked by the survey made & confirmed by Act of Assembly in the year of our lord 1761. [illegible initials]." Oriented with north toward lower right. Pen-and-ink. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes and names of select property owners. Fold-lined. Minor ...

    • Contributor: Marian S. Carson Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1761
  • Map

    Mapa de las locaciones del Distrito de Baton Rouge

    Cadastral map. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the left. Watermarks: Budgen 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, ...

    • Contributor: Bentura Morales, Juan - Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Date: 1799
  • Map

    Part of Georgetown, Maryland

    Cadastral survey map of area bounded by 33rd St., M St., Wisconsin Av. N.W., and the Georgetown waterfront, Washington D.C. Does not show ownership. Relief shown by hachures. Red ink, black ink, and blue wash. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 508 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Seibert, S. R.
    • Date: 1752
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    A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

    Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots and lot nos. Includes indexed list of "Proprietors names." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1749
  • Map

    Plan of the island of St. Vincent laid down by actual survey under the direction of the Honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the Ceded Islands.

    Scale ca. 1:32,000. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Ferro. "To Sir William Young, Bart. ... this plan of the island of St. Vincent ... John Byres." Shows land granted to the Caribs, treaty boundaries, and boundaries of salable lands. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes explanatory text. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Byres, John - Bayly, J. - Hooper, S. (samuel)
    • Date: 1776
  • Map

    W. Br. Pine Cr. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum. 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 pencil. Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Adlum, John
    • Date: 1790
  • Map

    A map containing part of the Provinces of New York and New Jersey,

    Scale ca. 1:126,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by shading. Shows area between the Hudson and Delaware Rivers, from Kingston, N.Y. to Trenton, including names of some property owners. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1053 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 650/4; 700/1

    • Contributor: Skinner, Andrew - Millidge, Thomas - De Lancey, Oliver
    • Date: 1781
  • 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

    View of the city of Washington in 1792.

    Cadastral map showing named land tracts with owners' names. Selected buildings and trees shown pictorially. Planimetric map--not bird's-eye view. Also shows townsites of Georgetown, Hamburgh, and Carrollsburg. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy accompanied by D.C. Sesquicentennial exhibition caption, Apr. 1950-Apr. 1951: 9. Pre-District plantations. LC copy darkened, fold-lined, lacking small sections along edges, and ...

    • Date: 1792
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    [A survey of a plot in Lancaster and Northumberland counties bounded by the Chesapeake Bay, Rappahnnock River, and the Potomac River ] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Relief shown by hachures. Cadastral survey map. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper, mounted on cloth with an index of place names and resident houses on 2 sheets of blue lined paper attached. Oriented with north toward the lower left. In ink in top right margin: 11-D crossed out. Along edges in faint red crayon: 1736 Chesapeake Bay, Rappahannock River, and Potomac ...

    • Contributor: Ball, William
    • Date: 1736
  • Map

    Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the ...

    Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. Soiled, mounted on cloth backing, edged with artificial leather stripping, partially hand col., and annotated in ink: The squares coloured Red and these from which Morris & Nicholson were excluded a right of selection ... Hamburgh. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1792
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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
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    [Partial cadastral map of southern part of Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

    Shows buildings in different colors, some landowners' names, and unidentified profiles along streets. Probably drawn by Nicholas King. Black ink, red ink, and watercolors. Watermark: Budgen 1799 (with device under crown). Soiled, torn, assembled from small sheets of paper, thirded, edged with cloth, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1799