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  • Map

    A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America : with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham

    Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. In upper right corner: 5. Insets: Entrance of Columbia River -- Gray's Harbour -- Port Discovery. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Vancouver, George - Baker, Joseph - Warner, John - Edwards, James - Robinson, G. G. (george G.)
    • Date: 1798
  • Map

    A correct map of Connecticut from actual survey.

    Engraved for Dr. Trumbull's History of Connecticut. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Doolittle, Amos
    • Date: 1797
  • Map

    This is a plat of the square where my house and lot stands on on [sic] D Street : 29 feet front runing [sic] 138 feet 5 1/2 inches to the alley ...

    Cadastral survey map of the square bounded by 13th St. N.W., D St. N.W., 12th St. N.W., and C St. N.W. in central Washington D.C. (square 293). Shows lot lines, lot and alley dimensions, and lot numbers. In text at bottom: Witness our hands this 5th day of October 1792. At lower left in handwriting: Witness for the Commissioners--Thos. Orme, Jno. Mounty Jr. for ...

    • Contributor: Stuart, David - Carroll, Daniel - District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners
    • Date: 1792
  • Map

    The State of Maryland from the best authorities.

    Scale ca. 1:770,000. Meridian: Philadelphia and London. Relief shown pictorially. Hand colored. LC copy annotated in black ink in upper right margin: No. 35. In upper center margin: Engraved for Carey's American edition of Guthrie's Geography improved. Includes inset "Continuation of the Potowmac River, from Fort Cumberland." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Barker, W. (william) - Carey, Mathew - Guthrie, William
    • Date: 1795
  • Map

    A description of the situation and plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800

    Text only; does not include map. "London, York Hotel, Bridge-street, Black-friars, March 12, 1793." LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Walker, George
    • Date: 1793
  • Map

    Plan of the city of Washington.

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. "Published by J. Stockdale Piccadilly 16th Sep'r 1798." From the author's Travels through the states of North America ..., 1799. Soiled and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Weld, Isaac - Stockdale, John
    • Date: 1798
  • Map

    20 tracts, Charleston.

    Covers lands of the William Bingham estate surveyed by John Adlum in Charleston Township, Tioga County (Pa.). Shows land ownership, lots, boundaries, numbers, and dimensions. Title from label affixed to verso. From the William Bingham estate maps. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Adlum, John - Bingham, William
    • Date: 1790
  • Map

    A map of the United States exhibiting post roads & distances : the first sheet comprehending the nine northern states, with parts of Virginia and the territory north of Ohio

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Handwritten on slip of paper affixed to map verso: "No. 154, title page of Map of United States deposited by Abm. Bradley junr. as author, Sept. 26th 1796." "W. Barker, sculp. Philada." Sheets joined to form 1 map. LC Trails, 30 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes mail transportation ...

    • Contributor: Bradley, Abraham - Harrison, William - Barker, W. (william)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map

    Massachusetts

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows counties and minor civil subdivisions. Legend in German and English. Place names are in German and/or English. In upper right margin: No. III. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, small tears along edges, sectioned and mounted on cloth backing.

    • Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F. - Bohn, Carl Ernst - Schmidt, Paulus
    • Date: 1796
  • Map

    Plan of square 183 in the city of Washington on which is shewn the situation of a log dwelling house belonging to Samuel Davidson, original proprietor of the square.

    Covers square bounded by 16th, L, 17th, and M streets N.W., Washington D.C. Shows building and square dimensions. Possibly drawn by Nicholas King. Pen-and-ink. Watermarked [coat of arms under crown]. Tracing-linen backing. Annotated in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 452 Cited in preliminary cataloging: Toner collection 6 Vault DCP

    • Contributor: King, N. (nicholas)
    • Date: 1796
  • Map

    5th plan, from 7th east to 13th Street and G Street south to East Capitol Street : [S.E. Washington D.C.].

    Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors. Covers area bounded by East Capitol, 13th, G, and 7th streets S.E. Title from handwritten (ink) label affixed to cloth backing. Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and lead pencil. Watermark: L Munn 1794. Edged in green cloth stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing: From ...

    • Contributor: King, Rt. (robert) - Gauss, Henry C. - Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia - King, Rt.
    • Date: 1794
  • Map

    A map of the Tennessee government, formerly part of North Carolina.

    From Mathew Carey's American Atlas, 1795. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Reid, John
    • Date: 1795
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Connecticut.

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude west of Greenwich and east from Washington. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. "Zu Ebelings Erdbeschreibung von Amerika." "No. VI."

    • Contributor: Sotzmann, D. F.
    • Date: 1796
  • Map

    The states of Maryland and Delaware from the latest surveys, 1799.

    Scale ca. 1:1,280,000. Relief shown pictorially. "Engraved for New encyclopedia, published by J. Low, New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Anderson
    • Date: 1799
  • Map

    [Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed]

    Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers. Carrollsburg shown in red, Washington in green. India ink and watercolor. Soiled, missing small sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text and statement of certification by: Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington DC. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - Forsyth, William
    • Date: 179?
  • Map

    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

    Map of the state of Kentucky : with the adjoining territories

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Russell, John - Symonds, H. D. (henry Delahoy)
    • Date: 1794
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    [Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, southern New York State, and adjacent parts of Maryland and Virginia]

    Shows major roads. "Reduced from Adlum and Wallis's Large Map." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. From the William Bingham estate maps. LC copy annotated in ink and stained. LC copy has label on verso annotated in ink: Copy Adlum and Wallis state map. Acquisitions control no.: 17-82 Vault

    • Contributor: Smither, James - Bingham, William - Adlum, John - Wallis, John
    • Date: 1795
  • Map

    Plan of the city of Washington.

    Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. "Published by J. Stockdale Piccadilly 16th Sep'r 1798." From Isaac Weld's Travels through the states of North America ..., 1799. LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also fold-lined. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1298 2 copies Vault DCP

    • Contributor: Weld, Isaac - Stockdale, John
    • Date: 1798
  • Map

    Topography of the federal city, 1791 : [Washington D.C.]

    Ms. map with original streets, roads, buildings, Washington city boundary (old), and hydrography in col. pencil on photocopy (ozalid) base. Relief shown by contours and shading. Shows "Site of President's House" and "Site of Capitol." Does not show Washington D.C. street system. Made available through courtesy of Don A. Hawkins, copyright owner. Title and statement of attribution from typewritten adhesive label affixed to verso. ...

    • Contributor: Hawkins, Don
    • Date: 1791
  • Map

    [Map of Alexandria, Virginia]

    Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Title from R.W. Stephenson's The cartography of northern Virginia. Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink and pencil. Has watermark. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 18 Survey notes on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP Vault

    • Contributor: Dermott, James R. (james Reed)
    • Date: 1791
  • Map

    Plano numero 1. de la barra, y Rio de San Juan desde su entrada hasta dos millas mas arriba del paso de San Nicolas, manifestandose en su curso todos los baxos, sacatales, ...

    Covers Saint Johns River and environs from Atlantic coast to current site of Jacksonville, Florida. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Shows defenses and fortifications. Also shows vegetation pictorially. Bar scale incorrect. Oriented with north toward the lower left. LC Luso-Hispanic world, 884 Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Map backed with cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Rocque, Mariano De La.
    • Date: 1791
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    [Attakapa Region land grants, Louisiana].

    Shows land grants in the Bayou Teche region and in Vermilion Parish, most surveyed by François Gonsoulin. Title from LC Luso-Hispanic World. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 911 Orientation varies. Pen-and-ink on paper, some sheets light blue. All but one sheet mounted on cloth. Two sheets are untitled. One sheet signed by Carlos Trudeau. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Gonsoulin, François - Trudeau, Charles Laveau
    • Date: 1795

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