City of Washington.
Shows block numbers and dimensions, street names, and land tracts and buildings belonging to Notley Young. Covers area bounded by Walter, F, 6th, and K streets S.W., Washington D.C. Facsim. of ms. cadastral map probably drawn by Nicholas King in 1796. Original version: [1796?]. Includes indexed table of "References to the map". LC copy fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
Office of the Engineer Commissioner D.C.
Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va.
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." Available also ...
Young, William S. - Upshur, A. P. (Abel Parker) - Whiting, William - Smith, M. S. - United States Coast Survey
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 ; ...
Owen, W. O.
View looking northwest from Anacostia : [Washington D.C.]
Washington, D.C., 1901
Bird's-eye view with Anancostia River at bottom and horizon/sky at top. Oriented with north toward the upper right. In lower margin: Copyright 1901 by John L. Trout, Washington, D.C. Painted in watercolor, gouache, and gilt on paper. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Purchase; James Madison Council from The Old Print Gallery, Georgetown D.C.; Oct. 1997. Acquisitions ...
Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - King, N. (Nicholas)
[Tax survey map of squares 671 and 672, N.E. Washington D.C.].
Shows dimensions for the blocks bounded by New York Av., 1st, M, and North Capitol streets N.E. "Dec--13--1884." "Square 671 valued $2,125.00. Square 672 valued $17,440.00." Title devised by cataloger. India ink. Fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 907 Vault DCP
Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington
Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing ...
District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Leighton, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Farnsworth) - Pairo, Richard E.
Plan for enlarging the grounds around the U.S. Capitol
Oriented with north to the left. LC copy faded, fold-lined, and annotated on recto in lead pencil to identify points of interest. LC copy annotated on verso in ink: Capitol Grounds. In lead pencil: From Thomas U[E?]wing Colleciton, transferred from M.S. Div. L.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
United States. Architect of Extension of Capitol
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Engineer Company (Topographic), 955th.
The City of Washington and environs : 1908.
Title in upper margin: Map showing location of the Bureau of Standards and the car lines by which it may be reached. Includes text and index to points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
Eckert Lithographing Company - United States. National Bureau of Standards
Potomac River at Washington D.C., plan showing how reclaimed area may be utilized
Shows dredged and reclaimed areas with proposed roads and plantings for the Potomac parks. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, 3 cross-sections, statistical table, and ill. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
Rock Creek Park Commission - Biddle, John - Hacker, Morris
[Map of Washington D.C. showing wood, concrete, and stone street pavements].
Also shows block and ward numbers. Hand col. to show street paving types for 1872 and 1873. At head of legend: Nov. 1st 18[missing] pavements. Base map title: Map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America / W.J. Stone sc. Wash'n. Available also through the Library ...
Stone, William James
Showing new bridge proposed by S.R. Seibert 1865 : [Washington D.C.].
Covers western part of central business district, West End, and Foggy Bottom. Shows proposed bridge from junction of 25th and E streets N.W. across Potomac River to Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Title handwritten in ink at lower left. Extensively annotated in ink to show spot heights. LC copy soiled, fold-lined, missing sections at corners, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...