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    Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by W. & D. Lizars, Edin'r. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. of the Capitols at Richmond and Washington. LC copy fold-lined and taped. DCP
    • Contributor: Lizars, W. H. (William Home) - Lizars, Daniel - Lizars, W. H.
    • Date: 1819
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    Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of ... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Burgess, R. W. - Woodruff, I. C. - Callahan, Denis - United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers - United States. Congress Senate
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the city of Washington : established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America Shows block numbers, wards, and major buildings. Includes index to points of interest and inset "Map of the District of Columbia." LC copy soiled, colored with yellow wash to show built-up areas, annotated in color inks to show unidentified (water, sewer?) lines in streets, and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: McClelland, D.
    • Date: 1850
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    Plat of triangular reservation on Pennsylvania Avenue between 20th & 21st streets west : [Washington D.C.] Covers triangular park bounded by Pennsylvania Avenue and I and 21 st streets N.W. "18th November 1854." Includes "Recapitulation" table. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: French, Benjamin (Benjamin Brown) - Forsyth, William - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1854
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    National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden. Panel title. Titles printed in blue and black; maps printed in black-and-white. Includes text, descriptive index of sculptures, and index of trees. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
    • Date: 1999
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    Plat prepared for Committee on Parks and Reservations, Washington Board of Trade : [Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway, Washington D.C.] Shows proposed park, bridges, and "Driveway" between National Zoo and Potomac Flats N.W. India ink. Includes text and cross-section. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Looker, Henry - Washington Board of Trade. Committee on Parks and Reservations
    • Date: 1900
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    Public buildings and public parks in the District of Columbia : under the jurisdiction of the director Oriented with north toward the upper left. "J.P.S. Nov. 1931." "File no. 7-49." "10250." LC copy fold-lined, rubber-stamped, and annotated in pencil. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital
    • Date: 1932
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    Washington, the Mall and vicinity, present and proposed buildings to be occupied by various government activities : 1917 Cadastral map showing buildings and public lands. At head of title: No. III. "Authorized by act of Congress July 1 1916." LC copy stained and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Harts, W. W. (William Wright) - Ridley, C. S. (Clarence Self) - Langdon, James G. - Punchard, C. P. - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1917
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    The regional development guide 1966-2000 : [Washington D.C. metropolitan area]. Includes text. Text, 3 planning maps, graph, and ill. on verso. "O-224-868." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP 2 copies
    • Contributor: National Capital Regional Planning Council (U.S.)
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    Welcome to Washington
    Major sites
    Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1997--417-645/40007. Reprint 1997." Panel title. Includes text, tourist directory, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, region map, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1997
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    The plot of Carroll'sburgh : [part of Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers. Pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Torn and fold-lined. Accompanied by index of lots: List of the original proprietors of the lots in Carrollsburg, with the numbers ... [6] p. : ms. ; 64 x 21 cm. or smaller, folded in leather binder 36 x 23 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Date: 1790
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house and graveyard belonging to David Burns : at present occupied by James Burns. Covers area bounded by 9th, 11th, G, nd I streets N.W. Shows house and graveyard dimensions, block dimensions, and block numbers. Black, brown, and red inks. Watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 65 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner collection 10. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    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
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a mansion-house belonging to Samuel Blodget. Covers squares along Sixteenth St. N.W. bounded by 15th, 17th, and Q sts. and Massachusetts and Rhode Island aves. Shows block numbers. Attributed to Nicholas King. Black and red inks. Watermarked: VI. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 51 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner collection 14 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    [Map of the fortifications within the District of Columbia]. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Shows buildings within city limits. Shows lot lines and householders' names in rural areas. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Annotated in brown ink: Furnished for the use of the Office of the General of Ordnance by command of M.G. McClellan, J.N. Macomb Lt. Col. & A.D. Camp Chf. T.E. Army of Potomac, ...
    • Contributor: United States. Army of the Potomac - McClellan, George (George Brinton)
    • Date: 1862
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    Le'Droit Park as recorded in the Surveyor's Office : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral map. "Lots for sale by A.L. Barber & Co., Le'Droit Buildg., Washington, D.C." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 1 stained, fold-lined, and annotated in lead pencil. LC copy 2 brittle, stained, torn, and annotated in ink and red pencil shading to show proposed street extensions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies ...
    • Contributor: A.L. Barber and Co. - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1880
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    Welcome to Washington Covers central business district and federal enclave. Selected buildings shown pictorially. "*GPO: 1994--301-082/00005. Reprint 1994." Panel title. Title at upper left: Major sites. Includes text, tourist directory, and col. ill. Text, tourist information, region map, and col. ill. on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1994
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    Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers Depths shown by contours and soundings. Title handwritten on original map. On original map in handwriting: Reduced by F. Fairfax 1854. Includes notes. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy and annotated in pencil: Coast Survey. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Fairfax, F.
    • Date: 1854
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    [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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    Meiguo shou du Huashengdun, Gelunbiya Tequ = Washington, DC Covers Washington central business district. Selected buildings shown pictorially. Chinese and English. Panel title: Huan ying dao Huashengdun lai. Includes tourist information and col. ill. Tourist information, col. ill., and map of Washington region on verso. "*GPO: 1984--421-609/471. Reprint 1984." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: United States. National Park Service
    • Date: 1984
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    The city of Washington and environs : 1910. Indexed for points of interest. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Date: 1910
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    Map of the city of Washington, D.C. : showing public buildings and places of interest. "Copyright 1885, by Hart & Von Arx N.Y." LC copy fold-lined, torn, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Hart & Von Arx
    • Date: 1885
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    Massachusetts Avenue Park and Massachusetts Avenue Heights, Washington, D.C. Cadastral map showing sold and unsold lots. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, location map, and ill. LC copy halved, annotated in pencil and ink, mounted on cloth backing, and rubber-stamped: By direction ... on Sept. 16, 1921, Middaugh & Shannon, Inc. ... was appointed exclusive agent and manager. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: David J. Howell and Son - John W. Thompson & Co.
    • Date: 1921
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    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.
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    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States. Shows block numbers, wards, existing and planned government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections along fold lines, mounted ...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred
    • Date: 1822