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1791 map of District of Columbia, before the city was laid out : showing the main roads (used by President Washington) as surveyed by Andrew Ellicott in 1791-2 and published in Paris, France, in 1815 /

1791 map of District of Columbia, before the city was laid out : showi...

Relief shown by hachures. Blueprint. LC Trails 96 Includes text. LC copy signed in ink at bottom: By Artemas C. Harmon. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Territory of Columbia.

Territory of Columbia.

Relief shown by hachures. "Reproduced by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey in February 1898 from a print in the Hall of Maps and Charts of the Library of Congress." Facsimile. Original version: Drawn by And'w ... more

[Territory of Columbia].

[Territory of Columbia].

Relief shown by hachures. City boundary labelled: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Title from later printed ed. Pen-and... more

Territory of Columbia.

Territory of Columbia.

Relief shown by hachures. Facsim. of the 1793 topographic map of the District of Columbia by Andrew Ellicott. Original version: [Philadelphia? : s.n., 1793?]. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copi... more

Territory of Columbia /

Territory of Columbia /

Relief shown by hachures. Printed along city boundary: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Oriented with north toward the ... more

Territoire de Columbia /

Territoire de Columbia /

Relief shown by hachures. On verso of cardboard mat frame: "Territoire de Columbia," published by Warden in Paris, 1820. Edward Stead, 1941. In upper margin at right: Tome 5, Page 1re. Oriented with north towar... more

Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by W. & D. Lizars, Edin'r.

Plan of the city of Washington and territory of Columbia / engraved by...

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

Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia /

Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Colum...

Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy stained, fold-lined, and a... more

[Detailed map of part of Virginia from Alexandria to the Potomac River above Washington, D.C. 186-].

[Detailed map of part of Virginia from Alexandria to the Potomac River...

Relief shown by form lines. Shows parts of Arlington and Fairfax counties, part of the defenses of Washington, roads, railroads, towns, vegetation, houses, fences, names of residents, and drainage. "211, L. She... more

Reconnaissance in advance of Camp Mansfield /

Reconnaissance in advance of Camp Mansfield /

Shows military camps in Arlington County, Alexandria, and adjoining areas of Fairfax County. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: 211, L., sheet 12. In lower right corner: Transferred from Office of Chf.... more

Sketch of the seat of war in Alexandria & Fairfax Cos., by V. P. Corbett.

Sketch of the seat of war in Alexandria & Fairfax Cos., by V. P. Corbe...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 522 Gives the location and names of Union regiments, entrenchments, houses, names of residents, railroads, roads, and drainage, "Arlington Heights," "Alexandria Hei... more

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virgini...

Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left... more

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia /

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virgini...

Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left... more

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia /

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virgini...

Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Also shows density of built-up area in city. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left... more

Plat of Curtis & Burdett's subdivision of Carlin Springs, Alexandria County, Virginia : 260 ft. above sea level /

Plat of Curtis & Burdett's subdivision of Carlin Springs, Alexandria C...

Cadastral map showing block and lot numbers and dimensions. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Map of Rosslynn

Map of Rosslynn

Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers and dimensions. Title in lower margin: Rosslyn Heights, the grandest suburb of Washington. Includes description of properties for sale. Text description of properties... more

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virginia /

Topographical map of the District of Columbia and a portion of Virgini...

Partial cadastral map showing landowners' names in rural areas of D.C. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes so... more

Map of Alexandria County, Virginia for the Virginia Title Co. /

Map of Alexandria County, Virginia for the Virginia Title Co. /

D13495 U.S. Copyright Office Cadastral map showing land ownership and acreage. Also covers part of the city of Alexandria. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1900 ..." Oriented with north toward... more

Radnor Heights adjoining Fort Myer, Alex. Co., Va

Radnor Heights adjoining Fort Myer, Alex. Co., Va

Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers and dimensions. Oriented with north to the right. Blueprint. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP

Map of Alexandria, Alexandria Co., Va. and vicinity showing rural free delivery routes, nos. 1-2 & 3

Map of Alexandria, Alexandria Co., Va. and vicinity showing rural free...

Covers the city of Alexandria and adjoining areas of Arlington and Fairfax counties. "[Route] no. 3 changed Oct. 8-04 K.K." Blueprint. In lower right corner: 12 252. U.S. Bureau of the Census no. stamped on rec... more

Temple of Fame & Arlington Mansion, Arlington, Va.

Temple of Fame & Arlington Mansion, Arlington, Va.

Postcard shows a Civil War monument and the back of the Custis Lee House in Arlington Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia. F 35116 U.S. Copyright Office. P. A. 239a. Title from item. Copyright 1905 by The Rotograph Co.

Custis Lee Mansion, Arlington, Va.

Custis Lee Mansion, Arlington, Va.

Postcard shows the front of Arlington House, also known as the Custis Lee House in Arlington Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia. F 34926 U.S. Copyright Office. P. A. 238a. Title from item. Copyright 1905 by The Rotograph Co.

Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the District of Columbia /

Chart showing the original boundary milestones of the District of Colu...

Ms. (india ink on tracing paper). Accompanied by newspaper article: Some forgotten stones mark D.C.'s first outline, The Evening Star, Monday, Jan. 2, 1950. [2] p. : ill., map ; 60 x 30 cm. Available also throu... more

[Soldiers at ceremony around Tomb of Unknown Soldier, Arlington National Cemetery]

[Soldiers at ceremony around Tomb of Unknown Soldier, Arlington Nation...

Negative no. 27548. National Photo Company Collection.

Old Ampitheather, Arlington, Virginia

Old Ampitheather, Arlington, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Arlington Mansion, Virginia

Arlington Mansion, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Conn.Connecticut Monument. Arlington, Virginia

Conn.Connecticut Monument. Arlington, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Anchor Of Maine. Arlington, Virginia

Anchor Of Maine. Arlington, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Arlington Museum, Virginia

Arlington Museum, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Tomb of the Unknown of Civil War

Tomb of the Unknown of Civil War

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Sheridan monument. Arlington, Virginia

Sheridan monument. Arlington, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Arlington Museum, Virginia

Arlington Museum, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Spanish War Vets. Monument

Spanish War Vets. Monument

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Arlington, Joe Wheeler statue

Arlington, Joe Wheeler statue

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Arlington, burial of A.E.I

Arlington, burial of A.E.I

Caption from caption list: Scene at Arlington National Cemetery today at the burial of returned bodies of the A.E.F. from France. The interment was in charge of the American Legion. Title from unverified data p... more

Arlington Amphitheater dedication, 51520

Arlington Amphitheater dedication, 51520

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from caption list. Caption from caption list: Scene at the Dedication exercises of the Memorial Amphi... more

Bridges. Memorial Bridge from D.C. shore III
Statues and sculpture. Iwo Jima Memorial I

Statues and sculpture. Iwo Jima Memorial I

Logbook annotation: Sculpted by Felix W. de Weldon. Titles devised.

Statues and sculpture. Equestrian statues on Memorial Bridge III

Statues and sculpture. Equestrian statues on Memorial Bridge III

Logbook annotation: Sculpted by Leo Friedlander. Titles devised.

Clarendon Methodist Church, 6th and N. Irving St., Arlington, Virginia. Exterior of Clarendon Methodist Church

Clarendon Methodist Church, 6th and N. Irving St., Arlington, Virginia...

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: for architect Carl M. Lindner, Richmond, Va., State Planners Bank Building.

Statues and sculpture. Winged horses on Memorial Bridge II

Statues and sculpture. Winged horses on Memorial Bridge II

Logbook annotation: Sculpted by Frazer. Titles devised.

Memorial Bridge statuary grouping. Statuary grouping representing Ambition, Literature, Music and Agriculture

Memorial Bridge statuary grouping. Statuary grouping representing Ambi...

Logbook annotation: This grouping which represents the following. On the right Ambition, inside view Literature. On the left, inside, representing Music and outside Agriculture. This to decorate riverside drive... more

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