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Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.C.

Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.C.

Cadastral map showing lot numbers and owners' initials. Covers area bounded by Wisconsin Av., M St., 31st St., Wapping [former], and K St. N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Photocopy of ms. map. On verso in ink:... more

Capture of Washington [Cut] On Wednesday, August 24, there was a severe action at Bladensburgh, six miles from the Capitol. "Baltimore has acquired immortal honor by the brave resistance of Commodore Barney, his sailors and the bold volunteers."

Capture of Washington [Cut] On Wednesday, August 24, there was a sever...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; War of 1812- Ballads. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Co... more

[Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

[Cadastral map of "Peter's square," Georgetown, Washington D.C.].

Cadastral map showing lot numbers and owners' initials. Covers area bounded by Wisconsin Av., M, 31st, and K streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Photocopy of ms. map. On verso in ink: From the manuscript o... more

A map of George Town with the additions : 1814 /

A map of George Town with the additions : 1814 /

Cadastral map showing block numbers. "A present from Francis Fenwick to the Honorable the Corporation of George-town." From the Taggart Estate papers. In upper left corner: Hugh T. Taggart's. India ink. Brittle... more

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th to the 29th August 1814 : [central Maryland between Benedict and Washington D.C.] /

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th...

Relief shown by hachures. Published: Military Depot ... Oct'r 10th 1814. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Sketch of the engagement on the 24th of August... more

U.S. Reports: Beatty's Administrator's v. Burnes's Administrator's, 12 U.S. (9 Cranch) 98 (1814)

U.S. Reports: Beatty's Administrator's v. Burnes's Administrator's, 12...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 12; Cranch Volume 9; February Term, 1814; Beatty's Administrator's v. Burnes's Administrator's

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th to the 29th August 1814

Sketch of the march of the British Army under Gen'l Ross from the 19th...

Relief shown by hachures. In lower right margin: T. Sinclairs Lith Phila. Includes indexed inset of "Sketch of the engagement on the 24th of August 1814 between the British and American forces" [in Bladensburg ... more

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. South wing, section]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. South wing, section]

Inscriptions on recto: "Section of South wing of old Capitol as rebuilt looking north" "342." Verso obscured by lining. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latrobe Archive (Libr... more

Washington /

Washington /

Includes text. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and annotated in lead pencil in left margin: Proposed bridge L'Enfant. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP

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

Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, as described in the report to the Sup't of the city to which this is annexed /

Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol...

Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall. Relief shown by shading. Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block number... more

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. South wing - section]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. South wing - section]

Inscriptions on recto: "Section of Old Capitol. (south wing) looking South. as rebuilt." "25" "Drawn by JHBLatrobe when he passed his [...] while a student at [...] Georgetown College in his fathers office ... more

James Madison to Washington DC Columbia Bank, June 29, 1815. Order to Pay.

James Madison to Washington DC Columbia Bank, June 29, 1815. Order to ...

Transcripts, guides, and tools to help you use this collection may be found at http://www.loc.gov/collection/james-madison-papers/about-this-collection/.

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. North wing, section looking west]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. North wing, section looking w...

Inscriptions on recto: "Section of North wing of old Capitol as rebuilt looking west." "352." Mounted on paper on linen; verso obscured. Reference copy available in LOT 4249. Forms part of Benjamin Henry Latr... more

View of the Botanic Garden with US Capitol in background

View of the Botanic Garden with US Capitol in background

The Columbian Institute for the Promotion of Arts and Sciences in Washington, DC first suggested the creation of the US Botanic Garden in 1816. By an act of Congress, it was 1820 and given land west of the US C... more

Plan of the west end of the public appropriation in the city of Washington, called the Mall : as proposed to be arranged for the site of the university /

Plan of the west end of the public appropriation in the city of Washin...

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Edged in cloth and mounted on cloth backing. Accompanied by exhibit caption: 717. Latrobe's suggestion for the national university. [2] p. ; 11 cm. Available also through the Library... more

American quarterly review [Prospectus] P. Force. City of Washington, December 6th, 1817.

American quarterly review [Prospectus] P. Force. City of Washington, D...

Prospectus.; Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 191, Folder 3.

Architectural drawing for alterations to a church ("St. John's Church"), Washington, D.C. Section

Architectural drawing for alterations to a church ("St. John's Church"...

Working drawing showing church as section. UNIT title devised. Drawing not signed; attribution based on provenance. Date from information in P&P Curatorial Files. Church originally designed by Latrobe. Forms pa... more

A map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America. City map with depiction of "East front of the Capitol of the United States" / by Rt. King, surveyor of the City of Washington.

A map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia establishe...

Illus. in: A map of the city of Washington in the District of Columbia established as the permanent seat of the government of the United States of America / Robert King. Washington, D.C., 1818. Title from item.

U.S. Reports: Ross v. Triplett, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 600 (1818)

U.S. Reports: Ross v. Triplett, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 600 (1818)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 16; Wheaton Volume 3; February Term, 1818; Ross v. Triplett

U.S. Reports: Patton v. Nickolson, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 204 (1818)

U.S. Reports: Patton v. Nickolson, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 204 (1818)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 16; Wheaton Volume 3; February Term, 1818; Patton v. Nickolson

U.S. Reports: Lenox v. Prout, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 520 (1818)

U.S. Reports: Lenox v. Prout, 16 U.S. (3 Wheat.) 520 (1818)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 16; Wheaton Volume 3; February Term, 1818; Lenox, et al. v. Prout

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Library of Congress - variant scheme B]

[United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. Library of Congress - variant...

Inscription on verso: Capitol Library. Date 1818-1820, per William Allen.

This is to certify, that of entitled to shares in the capital stock of the Washington turnpike company ... Given under my hand, and seal of the company, this day of one thousand eight hundred and President. Treasurer. [Washington, D. C. 1819].

This is to certify, that of entitled to shares in the capital stock of...

Filled in in manuscript for Daniel Renner dated May 1, 1819. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection;... 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

Supreme court, February, 1820. John Hopkins. Plaintiff in error, versus R. B. Lee, defendant in error. Lee had sold to Hopkins an estate called "Hill and Dale," upon which there existed an incumbrance to Rawleigh Colston ... [Washington, D. C. 1

Supreme court, February, 1820. John Hopkins. Plaintiff in error, versu...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 191, Folder 10a.

Draw bridge over Potomac at George Town, D.C. / J.R.S.

Draw bridge over Potomac at George Town, D.C. / J.R.S.

Drawing shows the Chain Bridge spanning the Potomac River at Georgetown, Washington, D.C., with a covered wagon on the bridge; also shows men loading a boat with barrels from a loading dock at left center, with... more

[Plan of the Center Market and surrounding squares, Washington D.C.].

[Plan of the Center Market and surrounding squares, Washington D.C.].

Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 6th, D, and 10th streets N.W. Market building shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and watercolor. Ink-stained. Available also through the Library of Congress We... more

A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0 /

A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States...

Shows block numbers. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 31th [sic] day of January 1820 by Peter Force of the District of Columbia." From Peter Force's A national calendar, 1820... more

U.S. Reports: Loughborough v. Blake, 18 U.S. (5 Wheat.) 317 (1820)

U.S. Reports: Loughborough v. Blake, 18 U.S. (5 Wheat.) 317 (1820)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 18; Wheaton Volume 5; February Term, 1820; Loughborough v. Blake.

District of Columbia /

District of Columbia /

Shows main roads. Also covers surrounding territory in Maryland and Virginia. "Engraved for J. Melish's 'Description of the United States.'" LC copy water-stained and trimmed. Available also through the Library... more

Cadastral map of the blocks surrounding Washington Circle, Washington D.C.

Cadastral map of the blocks surrounding Washington Circle, Washington ...

Cadastral map of area bounded by 24th, L. 22nd, and I streets N.W. Title devised by cataloger. Black and brown inks. At top in lead pencil: Section of part of the city & surveys. Soiled, missing small sections ... more

To the Senate and House of representatives of the United States. The memorial of the undersigned, citizens of the District of Columbia, respectfully represents ... That in placing themselves under the protection of the General government, they w

To the Senate and House of representatives of the United States. The m...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 193, Folder 28.

To my fellow-citizens. A gross, scandalous and unprovoked libel, appeared in the "City of Washington Gazette," on Saturday the 29th ultimo ... John Brannan. Washington City, Aug. 4, 1820.

To my fellow-citizens. A gross, scandalous and unprovoked libel, appea...

Imprint 2.; On verso: 6 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 191, Folder 13.

The minor literary exhibition of the College of Georgetown, D. C. will take place on the 27th of February, at 10 o'clock, A. M. ... [Georgetown] February 27, 1821.

The minor literary exhibition of the College of Georgetown, D. C. will...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 191, Folder 15.

Senate Chamber. Hall of the House of Representatives / W.I Stone sc. Washn. D.C.

Senate Chamber. Hall of the House of Representatives / W.I Stone sc. W...

Print shows an interior view of the Senate and the House of Representatives chambers showing a numbered seating arrangement (key to the Senate chamber seating is filed with print). Title from item. Printed at b... more

North front of the President's house etched by W.I. Stone, Washn

North front of the President's house etched by W.I. Stone, Washn

Print shows an exterior view of the north front of the White House. Title from item. Printed at bottom: Engraved for the National Calendar 1822. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library o... more

Proposals, by Judah Delano, for publishing a directory for the City of Washington, showing the name, occupation, and residence, of each head of a family, and person in business. To which will be added, a complete city register ... Washington, Ju

Proposals, by Judah Delano, for publishing a directory for the City of...

Prospectus.; Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 191, Folder 24.

Plan of squares marked A. & B. in Mr. Bulfinch's plan, divided in lots : [now part of the Mall, N.W. Washington D.C.] /

Plan of squares marked A. & B. in Mr. Bulfinch's plan, divided in lots...

Cadastral map of the blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Brown ink, tan wash, and lead pencil. Watermark: J Whatman 1794. Mounted on cloth backing. Available a... more

North front of the President's house / etched by W.I Stone, Washn.

North front of the President's house / etched by W.I Stone, Washn.

Print shows an exterior view of the north front of the White House.

Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States

Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United Stat...

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 Colum... more

Plan of grounds adjacent to the Capitol showing the projected alteration of the Canal & the amount of land proposed to be laid into building lots

Plan of grounds adjacent to the Capitol showing the projected alterati...

Covers area bounded by C St. north, 1st St. east, C St. south, and 7th St. west, including eastern part of the Mall. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, some lots, dimensions, and street widths. Black ... more

[Cadastral survey map of Squares A and B adjacent to Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington D.C. : new part of the Mall] /

[Cadastral survey map of Squares A and B adjacent to Pennsylvania Aven...

Covers blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Black ink, brown ink, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computatio... more

Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States.

Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United Stat...

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 Colum... more

U.S. Reports: Sexton v. Wheaton, 21 U.S. (8 Wheat.) 229 (1823)

U.S. Reports: Sexton v. Wheaton, 21 U.S. (8 Wheat.) 229 (1823)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 21; Wheaton Volume 8; February Term, 1823; Sexton v. Wheaton and Wife

Prospectus of The National Journal, a semi-weekly newspaper, to be published in the City of Washington .... Washington, Davis & Force August 1823.

Prospectus of The National Journal, a semi-weekly newspaper, to be pub...

Imprint 3.; Prospectus. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 192, Fo... more

East front of the Capitol / W.I Stone aquat.

East front of the Capitol / W.I Stone aquat.

Print shows an exterior view of the east front of the U.S. Capitol, with view of the north facade. Title from item. Printed at bottom: Engd. for the National Calendar, 1823.

U.S. Reports: Corporation of Washington v. Pratt, 21 U.S. (8 Wheat.) 681 (1823)

U.S. Reports: Corporation of Washington v. Pratt, 21 U.S. (8 Wheat.) 6...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 21; Wheaton Volume 8; February Term, 1823; Corporation of the City of Washington, and others, Appellants, v. Pratt, Francis, and others, Respondents, The

Our country . . . home industry

Our country . . . home industry

An anti-Jackson broadside issued during the 1824 presidential election campaign. The text strongly criticizes Jackson's anti-tariff platform and condemns him and William Coleman as advocates of British interes... more

First commencement of the Columbian College, in the District of Columbia, Wednesday, December 15, 1824. [Washington, D. C. 1824].

First commencement of the Columbian College, in the District of Columb...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 192, Folder 11.

Georgetown District, South Carolina /

Georgetown District, South Carolina /

Relief by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War Maps, 1989. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S140 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web s... more

Commencement of The Columbian College in the District of Columbia, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 1825 ... [Washington, 1825].

Commencement of The Columbian College in the District of Columbia, Wed...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 192, Folder 17.

U.S. Reports: Corporation of Washington v. Young, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 406 (1825)

U.S. Reports: Corporation of Washington v. Young, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 23; Wheaton Volume 10; February Term, 1825; Corporation of Washington for the use of McCue and others, v. Moses Young, The

Metropolitan - Extra. [On the deaths of Presidents Jefferson and Adams. Georgetown, 1826].

Metropolitan - Extra. [On the deaths of Presidents Jefferson and Adams...

Dated July 12, 1826. Includes statement by John Cox, mayor of Georgetown. dated July 10, 1826.; 1. Adams, John, Pres. U.S., 1735-1826.; 2. Jefferson, Thomas, Pres. U.S., 1743-1826.; I. Cox, John. Available also... more

To the voters of the third ward. You have offered to your choice, this day, for the Council a respectable man, and a consummate slanderer. Which will you choose? ... [Signed] A Voter. Monday, June 5, 1826 [Washington, D. C. 1826].

To the voters of the third ward. You have offered to your choice, this...

Political campaign.; Imprint 2.; On verso: 1827 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 1... more

Commencement of The Columbian College in the District of Columbia. Wednesday, December 20, 1826 ... [Washington 1826].

Commencement of The Columbian College in the District of Columbia. Wed...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 192, Folder 24.

Advice. If wisdom's heights you wish to climb, And order's laws embrace; For ev'ry thing have you a time: Put each thing in its place. Un Imprimeur. City of Washington, June 22, 1826.

Advice. If wisdom's heights you wish to climb, And order's laws embrac...

Imprint 2.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 192, Folder 23.

Proposals for publishing a weekly newspaper in the city of Washington to be called the Washington examiner ... Washington City, D. C. Nov. 10, 1826.

Proposals for publishing a weekly newspaper in the city of Washington ...

Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 192, Folder 23a.

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen...

Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault 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

A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law /

A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of th...

Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor ... more

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen...

"Entered according to Act of Congress the 3rd day of April 1827, by P. Hawkes of the State of Pennsylvania." Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... more

Georgetown from Lee Hill From Fort Lee at Georgetown, Washington, D.C

Georgetown from Lee Hill From Fort Lee at Georgetown, Washington, D.C

Title from item. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 673. (DLC/PP-1996:032.18). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).

[Southwest view of the U.S. Capitol building with cast-iron fence. Preliminary drawing]

[Southwest view of the U.S. Capitol building with cast-iron fence. Pre...

Title devised by Library staff. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 658. (DLC/PP-1996:032.3). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).

North west [i.e., east] view from 3rd story of Mrs. Davis boarding house

North west [i.e., east] view from 3rd story of Mrs. Davis boarding hou...

Drawing shows a bird's-eye view of the eastern façade of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., from the north-east, showing the plaza in front of the building, the Senate wing, the north end terrace, and dome; ... more

Fois. Pre. Guilme. Guizot (Historien,) Professeur d'Histoire à la Faculté des Lettres, né à Nismes, (Dépt. du Gard,) le 4 octobre 1787 dessiné d'apres nature en 1828 et gravé par Ambroise Tardieu

Fois. Pre. Guilme. Guizot (Historien,) Professeur d'Histoire à la Facu...

Print shows François Pierre Guillaume Guizot, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left. Title from item. Print trimmed from original sheet before being mounted to paper backing. Stamped on verso: J.R. ... more

Map of the city of Washington /

Map of the city of Washington /

Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Mounted on cloth backing and edged in imitation leather. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 13... more

[Interior wall with architectural ornaments of the U.S. Capitol building with portrait of George Washington at Dorchester Heights by Gilbert Stuart and unidentified portrait of a man, possibly John Adams, on display]

[Interior wall with architectural ornaments of the U.S. Capitol buildi...

Title devised by Library staff. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 668. (DLC/PP-1996:032.13). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).

[East front of the United States Capitol]

[East front of the United States Capitol]

View of the east front of the U.S. Capitol. Title devised by Library staff. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 656. (DLC/PP-1996:032.1). Forms part of: John Rubens Smith Collection (Library of Congress). Te... more

West front - a duplicated copy from the col[ore]d one Bullfinch's [i.e. Bulfinch's] favorite.

West front - a duplicated copy from the col[ore]d one Bullfinch's [i.e...

Drawing shows west front of the U.S. Capitol. Title from item. Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 663. (DLC/PP-1996:032.8). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress).

U.S. Reports: Beatty and Ritchie vs. Kurtz and others, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 566 (1829)

U.S. Reports: Beatty and Ritchie vs. Kurtz and others, 27 U.S. (2 Pet....

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 27; Peters Volume 2; January Term, 1829; Charles A. Beatty and John T. Ritchie, Appellants vs. Daniel Kurtz and others, Trustees of the German Lutheran Church of Georgetown, Appellees

[Southwest view of the U.S. Capitol building with the Tripoli Monument at the west front. Preliminary drawing]

[Southwest view of the U.S. Capitol building with the Tripoli Monument...

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on the depiction of the Tripoli Monument. (Source: Pam Scott) Philadelphia Print Shop Inventory, no. 659. (DLC/PP-1996:032.4). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson Collecti... more

U.S. Reports: Mandeville and others vs. Riggs, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 482 (1829)

U.S. Reports: Mandeville and others vs. Riggs, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 482 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 27; Peters Volume 2; January Term, 1829; Joseph Mandeville and others, Appellants vs. Romulus Riggs, Appellee

License is hereby given to within the jurisdiction of the Corporation of Georgetown, until the day of 182 Dated Georgetown the 182 Clerk. Mayor. [Washington D. C. 182-].

License is hereby given to within the jurisdiction of the Corporation ...

Blank form of license filled in in mss. for Jos. Jackson. dated Oct. 15, 1829.; On verso: John Cox Mayor 1822-1845 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images... more

Plan of the proposed basin at the mouth of the Tiber : [Washington D.C.] /

Plan of the proposed basin at the mouth of the Tiber : [Washington D.C...

Covers northern part of Mall between 15th and 17th streets N.W., not the present location of the Tidal Basin. Also shows "Canal" and "Proposed canal." Photocopy of ms. map in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy ann... more

Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States /

Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United Stat...

Shows block numbers, wards, existing and proposed 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 Colu... more

U.S. Reports: Bank of Columbia vs. Sweeney, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 671 (1829)

U.S. Reports: Bank of Columbia vs. Sweeney, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 671 (1829...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 27; Peters Volume 2; January Term, 1829; The Bank of Columbia, Plaintiffs in Error vs. George Sweeney, Defendant in Error

U.S. Reports: Thompson vs. Tolmie, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 157 (1829)

U.S. Reports: Thompson vs. Tolmie, 27 U.S. (2 Pet.) 157 (1829)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 27; Peters Volume 2; January Term, 1829; Julia Thompson, Tenant, Appellant vs. Alice Tolmie and others, Appellees

[United States Capitol] / C. Bullfinch delt. ; Childs dir.

[United States Capitol] / C. Bullfinch delt. ; Childs dir.

Print shows front or east view of the U.S. Capitol as it appeared in 1829, prior to the beginning of President Andrew Jackson's administration. Title from another impression. Trimmed above title and mounted on ... more

Grand lodge of the District of Columbia. At the annual communication of the Grand Lodge of the District of Columbia, held at the Central Masonic Hall, in the City of Washington, on Tuesday, the 3d day of November, A. L. 5829, A. D. 1829 the foll

Grand lodge of the District of Columbia. At the annual communication o...

On verso: Grand Lodge. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 193, Folder 25.

Prospectus of a history of the administration of John Quincy Adams, president of the United States of America ... Peter Force. Washington, D. C. February 19, 1829.

Prospectus of a history of the administration of John Quincy Adams, pr...

Prospectus. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 193, Folder 16. Cop... more

U.S. Reports: Spratt vs. Spratt, 29 U.S. (4 Pet.) 393 (1830)

U.S. Reports: Spratt vs. Spratt, 29 U.S. (4 Pet.) 393 (1830)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 29; Peters Volume 4; January Term, 1830; Sarah Spratt, Administratrix of James Spratt, Appellant, vs. Thomas Spratt, Appellee

Das Capitol in Washington

Das Capitol in Washington

Print shows a street-level view of the east front facade of the U.S. Capitol with a man on horseback and a few pedestrians in the foreground. Title from item. At head of title: 750. Printed on lower left: VII B... more

U.S. Reports: Van Ness and Wife vs. The City of Washington and United States, 29 U.S. (4 Pet.) 232 (1830)

U.S. Reports: Van Ness and Wife vs. The City of Washington and United ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 29; Peters Volume 4; January Term, 1830; John P. Van Ness, and Marcia his Wife, Complainants, Appellants vs. The Mayor, Aldermen, and Board of Common Council of the City of Wash... more

A plan of Congress hall, with the names of the members and officers, numbered so as to shew their seats:- 21st Congress. 2d session. [Washington, D.C.] Wm. Greer, printer. 1830.

A plan of Congress hall, with the names of the members and officers, n...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 230, Folder 2.

[Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bounding the city of Washington].

[Manuscript sketch of the Potomac River and Eastern Branch bounding th...

Shows waterfront, wharves, and bridges. Depths shown by soundings. Title from Phillips's Descriptive list of maps and views of Washington. On verso in ink: Handed to the Surveyor by Mr. J.P. Ingle for safe keep... more

A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia /

A map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia /

Cadastral map showing lot numbers. Includes 2 insets and index of selected lots. Stained, missing small sections, annotated in lead pencil, annotated in ink to show city streets east of Rock Creek, extensively ... more

Map of Georgetown in the District of Columbia /

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 Cong... more

[Map of northeastern Washington D.C. showing 18th and 19th-century land ownership].

[Map of northeastern Washington D.C. showing 18th and 19th-century lan...

"Explanation of the land sold by Mr. D.C. Marshal in 18[3?]3 ..." Lead pencil and ink. Soiled, fold-lined, torn, sectioned to 3 sheets, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes. Available also through the L... more

U.S. Reports: Bartle vs. Coleman, 29 U.S. (4 Pet.) 184 (1830)

U.S. Reports: Bartle vs. Coleman, 29 U.S. (4 Pet.) 184 (1830)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 29; Peters Volume 4; January Term, 1830; Adam Bartle vs. William D. Nutt, Administrator of George Coleman