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[Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the Anacostia River /

[Cadastral survey map of land tracts in Washington D.C. near the Anaco...

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Oriented with north to the left. Darkened and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and 3 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

A sketch of a survey made for Col. W'm Hickey, under a warrant from the United States, to take up vacant land : made to lay before his lawyers to determine some legal points : [part of Washington D.C. adjacent to the Anacostia River] /

A sketch of a survey made for Col. W'm Hickey, under a warrant from th...

Cadastral survey map. Manuscript--ink and col. pencil. Lacks sections along edges; faced and backed with rice paper. Notes in ink on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster im... more

Junction of Potomac and Anacostia rivers /

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 ... more

Map of the division of the north half of a tract of land called "St. Elisabeth," situated on the east side of the Anacostia River in the county of Washington, D.C. : surveyed into one acre lots for sale to freedmen /

Map of the division of the north half of a tract of land called "St. E...

Cadastral map showing some landowners' names. Covers Barry Farms subdivision, S.E. Washington D.C. Pen-and-ink with small additions in lead pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Oriented with north toward the u... more

Map of the Anacostia River or Eastern Branch region D.C. /

Map of the Anacostia River or Eastern Branch region D.C. /

Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Map of Anacostia River in the District of Columbia and Maryland /

Map of Anacostia River in the District of Columbia and Maryland /

Depths shown by contours and soundings. "Area to be filled shaded in red." Oriented with north toward the upper right. "To accompany report of Oct. 24, 1891, Peter C. Hains, Lieut. Colonel of Engineers." Availa... more

View looking northwest from Anacostia : [Washington D.C.] /

View looking northwest from Anacostia : [Washington D.C.] /

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, goua... more

[Map of streetcar lines in Anacostia and surrounding districts, S.E. Washington D.C.].

[Map of streetcar lines in Anacostia and surrounding districts, S.E. W...

Shows "Anacostia & Potomac River R.R.," "Proposed route--Anacostia, Surattsville & Brandywine Ry.," and subdivision names and boundaries. Relief shown by contours. Title devised by cataloger. "To accompany the ... more

Anacostia
The Anacostia Bank, 2021 Nichols Avenue, S.E., Washington, D.C., decorated for a parade

The Anacostia Bank, 2021 Nichols Avenue, S.E., Washington, D.C., decor...

National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress).

[Boy Scouts posed with a truck decorated for a parade, probably in the Anacostia section of Washington, D.C.]

[Boy Scouts posed with a truck decorated for a parade, probably in the...

Photographic print by National Photo Co. LC-F82-10301 (b&w glass plate neg.)

Stores in Anacostia, Washington, D.C.

Stores in Anacostia, Washington, D.C.

Probably in the 2200 block of Nichols Ave, S.E. Combination (5 - 10 - 25 cent) Store and Ice Cream Parlor decorated for the Fourth of July. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LO... more

Bury's drug store, 2200 Nichols Avenue, S.E., Anacostia, D.C.

Bury's drug store, 2200 Nichols Avenue, S.E., Anacostia, D.C.

Storefront and "Bury's Ice Cream" wagon arrayed with U.S. flags. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Architecture in the Washington, D.C., region: Busine... more

[Integrated classroom at Anacostia High School, Washington, D.C.] / [WKL].

[Integrated classroom at Anacostia High School, Washington, D.C.] / [W...

Title devised by Library staff. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 1033, frame 16. USN&WR website uses this illustrati... more

Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Garden in Anacostia, Washington, D.C.

Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Garden in Anacostia, Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The park has origins in a 1926 act authorizing parks to... more

Bedroom of Frederick Douglass at his home on a hill in the Anacostia neighborhood in Washington, D.C.

Bedroom of Frederick Douglass at his home on a hill in the Anacostia n...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Living room of the Frederick Douglass House in the Anacostia neighborhood, Washington, D.C.

Living room of the Frederick Douglass House in the Anacostia neighborh...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Dining room in the home owned by African American statesman, Frederick Douglass, located in Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, D.C.

Dining room in the home owned by African American statesman, Frederick...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

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