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    Washington, the Mall and vicinity, public buildings occupied by various government activities : 1917 Cadastral map showing government buildings, all other buildings, and public lands. At head of title: No. II. On verso: 2. LC copy 2 mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: United States. Public Buildings Commission - Harts, W. W. (William Wright) - Ridley, C. S. (Clarence Self) - Langdon, James G. - Beij, K. Hilding - United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1917
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    Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. LC copy stained, missing small sections, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Bussard, William - Harrison, William
    • Date: 1830
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    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated the house and grave-yard belonging to the heirs of John Davidson. Covers part of Washington D.C. central business district bounded by 11th, K, 13th streets, and Massachusetts Avenue N.W. Shows block numbers, buildings, and building dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. 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, 451 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas)
    • Date: 1796
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    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
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    Sketch of Washington in embryo : viz., previous to its survey by Major L'Enfant Cadastral map showing landholdings in central Washington with owners' names. Includes text. LC copy 1 soiled, fold-lined, taped, and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 laminated and mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 annotated in pencil, ink, and watercolor to show tract boundaries and buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies DCP
    • Contributor: Faehtz, E. F. M. (Ernest F. M.) - Pratt, F. W. - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith) - Seibert, S. R. - Trill
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Thos. E. Waggaman and Jno. Ridout, trustees', addition to the city of Washington, formerly called "Woodley Park" : lots extended to center of avenues Cadastral map of Woodley Park. Also covers Washington Heights (shows buildings only). "Recorded ... June 15, 1888, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor D.C." Includes notes. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in blue pencil to show sold and priced lots. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Carpenter, D. (Benjamin D.) - Waggaman, John F. - Forsyth, William - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1888
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    Map of part of the city of Washington shewing the situation of the mansion house, grave yard & buildings belonging to Mr. Notley Young : original proprietor of that part of the ... Shows block numbers, buildings by type of occupancy, fences, and street names. Covers area along Potomac River waterfront between E and L streets S.W. Drawn by Nicholas King. Black and brown inks, watercolors, with additions in lead pencil. Watermarks: HR, GR (with coat-of-arms under crown). Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Accompanied by fact sheet dated 2/76. 1 sheet : ms. ; 73 x 61 ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - King, N.
    • Date: 1796
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    Topographical map, 1st Brigade, defenses north of Potomac, Washington, D.C. "1st September 1863." Relief shown by contours. Some buildings, lot lines, householders' names, forts, and vegetation. Covers environs of Forts De Russy, Stevens, Slocum, Totten, Slemmer, Bunker Hill, Saratoga, Thayer, Lincoln, and Batteries Sill and Jameson. India and red inks. Lacking edge and internal sections, assembled to 1 sheet, sectioned to 4 sheets, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and 2 scale graphs. ...
    • Contributor: Hodasevich, R. A.
    • Date: 1863
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    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, lot numbers, and dimensions. Covers area bounded by 27th, H, and 17th streets N.W., and the Potomac waterfront. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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    I hereby certify that I have surveyed and marked for Mr. Geo. E. Mattingly lots nos. 1, 2, 4, 5 in square no. 475, also Water Street opposite said lots : as ... Cadastral survey map showing lot numbers and dimensions of lots, streets, and wharves. In script: I do hereby approve the plan of wharf[s?] submitted above, WBMagruder, mayor. At upper left in print: Supreme Court, D.C., United States vs. Morris, et al., equity 10360, exhibit M.R.--no. 15. In script: Albert [H?]arper, examiner. Facsim. of ms. map. Original version: 1856. Includes notes. Blue-pencil drawing of horse ...
    • Contributor: Hunt, R. Finley - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - District of Columbia. Supreme Court
    • Date: 1856
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    The vicinity of Washington, D.C. Partial cadastral map showing buildings and householders' names beyond city limits. Relief shown by contours. Also shows radial distances from White House. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1894, by G.M. Hopkins ..." Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 95-98 Includes note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copies darkened, assembled, resectioned to ...
    • Contributor: Hopkins, Griffith Morgan
    • Date: 1894
  • Map
    Baist's real estate atlas of surveys of Washington, District of Columbia : complete in four volumes T.p. mounted on inside of front cover of each v. Phillips 4552 Phillips 11775 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Baist, G. Wm. (George William) - Baist, Wm. E. (William Edward) - Baist, H. V. (Harry Valentine) - Baist, G. Wm.
    • Date: 1919

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    Map of the District of Columbia and adjacent portions of Maryland and Virginia 23632W2 U.S. Copyright Office Shows major buildings and radial distances from White House. Also shows block numbers in central city and land tracts with owners' names in D.C. beyond old city limits. Bar scale indicates incorrect scale of ca. 1:12,500. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and laminated. 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
  • Map
    "The Rest" : [part of Tenleytown, Washington D.C.] Cadastral survey map showing landowners' names. "June 1888." Pen-and-ink, col. pencils, and lead pencil. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text mentioning "Tennally Town." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Latimer, Wm. J. (William J.)
    • Date: 1888
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington and environs Partial cadastral map showing block numbers and landowners' names in rural areas. "Copyrighted 1885, by A.G. Gedney." Text, advertisements, and blank area on verso. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also stained, fold-lined, and annotated in ink on cloth backing: M. Taylor ..., Mont Taylor ..., Montgomery Meigs Taylor ... Washington D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Gedney, A. G. - Fitch, Fox & Brown
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    No. 1. County land from N.E. mile stone & John C. Rives' farm : [Washington D.C. and Prince Georges County, Md.] ; No. 2. Part of "Long Meadows" : [Washington D.C.]. Cadastral survey maps. Relief shown by hachures. Orientation differs. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Fold-lined, torn, missing sections at fold lines and edges, and faced with rice paper. Includes computations. Titles in ink and lead pencil computations on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1840
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    Extract of military map of N.E. Virginia showing forts and roads. Covers Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also shows rural householders' names and vegetation. In left upper margin: 39th Cong. 1st Sess.--Report of the Chief Engineer U.S.A. Includes note and coat of arms below title. In right upper margin: No. 1. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 686 LC copies mounted on cloth backing. LC copy 2 fold-lined ...
    • Contributor: United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau - Bowen & Co. - United States. Congress
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Sub division of square 1013, containing 44,805 sqr. feet : [southeastern Washington, D.C.]. Scale ca. 1:480. Manuscript; pen-and-ink. Annotated in pencil. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. Covers the area bounded by Massachusetts Avenue, Thirteenth Street, B Street, Kentucky Avenue, and Lincoln Park. Vault DCP AACR2: 650/1; 651/2; 650/3
    • Contributor: Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    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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    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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    Wesley Heights, adjoining new Methodist university Scale ca. 1:2,300. LC copy annotated in pencil, fold-lined, and extensively rubber-stamped: Sold. Cadastral map. From the Breckinridge family papers. "Lots for sale by John F. Waggaman, real estate broker ... Washington, D.C." Includes location map and col. ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP AACR2: 110; 651/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Howell & Greenough - Waggaman, John F. - Breckinridge Family
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    Map of that part of the city of Washington on which is situated a house and grave yard belonging to David Burns : at present occupied by James Burns. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Covers area bounded by 9th, 11th, G, and I streets N.W. Shows house and graveyard dimensions, block dimensions, and block numbers. Pen-and-ink (black and purple) on tracing linen. Traced by Dr. Joseph M. Toner from the original map by Nicholas King ca. 1796. From the Joseph Meredith Toner Collection in LC Manuscript Division. Has circular cameo impression: [Profile of head with] Toner Library. Accompanied ...
    • Contributor: King, N. (Nicholas) - Toner, Joseph M. (Joseph Meredith)
    • Date: 1796
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    Plat of survey of Wm. M. Rapley's property fronting square west of sq. 471 : showing the docks and wharves described in lease and also the part occupied by Stephenson & Bro. ... Cadastral survey map covering waterfront area between 7th and 8th streets S.W. Black, brown, and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Faced with gauze, torn, missing section at corner, halved, rubber-stamped, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 801 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William - Rapley, Wm. M. (William M.) - Stephenson & Bro
    • Date: 1887