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    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

    [Map of landholdings along the Anacostia River in Washington, D.C.].

    Property tracts shown in red. Also shows block numbers, tide lines, and 5-ft. contour. From the Taggart Estate papers. India ink, red ink, and col. pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Fold-lined and halved. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Taggart, Hugh T. (hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1900
  • Map

    Map showing holdings along Eastern Branch

    Also shows original land tracts and tract numbers. From the Taggart Estate papers. India ink, col. inks, blue pencil, and lead pencil. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Assessor's Office - Taggart, Hugh T. (hugh Thomas)
    • Date: 1909
  • Map

    [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
  • Map

    [Map of part of Brightwood, Washington D.C., showing houses, apartment buildings, and building sites]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Partial cadastral map showing zoning boundary. Ms. (col. pencil and ink). From the estate of Alfred Klakring, Nov. 30, 1940. Partial 1930 calendar, world map, and nautical chart on verso of some maps. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Klakring, Alfred
    • Date: 1930

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    [Map of proposed extension of Vermont Avenue N.W. between Florida and Georgia avenues as desired by the Trustees of Howard University, Washington D.C.] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Partial cadastral map showing lots in path of proposed avenue extension. Covers area bounded approx. by 11th, Fairmont, 4th, and T streets N.W., including Howard University. Title devised by cataloger. India and red inks, lead pencil, and col. pencil shading. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Jarboe, John A.
    • Date: 1919