Maps on Microfilm Inventory

Maps on Microfilm Inventory

In Special Collections

Select materials from the Washingtoniana Collection are available at our interim location during the renovation of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. Please note most of our maps will be unavailable until construction is complete. See more details on available materials and our map collections

Library of Congress, Geography & Maps Reels
  • Reel 1 (1557-1573)
    • Washington DC and Vicinity Street Map (ADC)
      • 1983-1988
    • Washington DC and Vicinity Street Map (Alexandria Drafting)
      • 1980-1982
    • Street Map of Washington DC (Alexandria Drafting)
      • 1968; 1972; 1974-1975
    • Washington DC and Vicinity Street Map (Alexandria Drafting)
      • 1976-1979
  • Reel 2 (1574 – 1581)
    • Baist’s Real Estate Atlas of Surveys (Baist, George William)
      • 1903, Volume 1-3
      • 1907, Volume 3-4
      • 1909, Volume 1-3
  • Reel 3 (1582 – 1594)
    • Baist’s Real Estate Atlas of Surveys (Baist, George William)
      • 1913, Volume 1-4
      • 1919-21, Volume 1-4
      • 1924-28, Volume 1-4
      • Baist’s Real Estate Atlas of Surveys (Baist, Robert H.) 1954 Volume 1
  • Reel 4 (1595 – 1601)
    • Baist’s Real Estate Atlas of Surveys (Baist, Robert H.)
      • 1954, Volume 2-4
      • 1960, Volume 1-3
      • 1968, Volume 3
  • Reel 5 (1602 – 1603)
    • Map of the City of Washington (Bastert, A.) 1872
    • Plats of Subdivisions of the City (Bogue, John) 1883 Volume 1
  • Reel 6 (1604 – 1606)
    • Plats of Subdivisions of the City (Bogue, John J.) 1883 Volume 2
    • Map of the Real Estate in the County (Carpenter, B.D.) 1881
    • Washington DC Wall Map Atlas (Champion Map Corp.) 1986
  • Reel 7 (1607 – 1612)
    • Plans for the City of Washington (District of Columbia) 1903
    • Statistical Map Compiled by F. V. Greene (District of Columbia) 1880
    • Plats of 131 Squares in West Washington (Dodge, Robert P.) 1883
    • Real Estate Directory of the City (Fachtz, Emest F.M.) 1874 Volume 1
  • Reel 8 (1613)
    • Real Estate Directory of the City (Fachtz, Emest F.M.) 1874 Volume 2
  • Reel 9 (1614)
    • Real Estate Directory of the City (Fachtz, Emest F.M.) 1874 Volume 3
  • Reel 10 (1615 – 1622)
    • Washington in Embryo (Fachtz, Emest F.M.) 1874
    • Flashmaps, the Instant Guide (Flashmaps)
      • 1979-1981
      • 1986
    • Plats of Subdivisions of the City (Forsyth, William) 1856
    • Plats of Subdivisions of the City (Unknown) 1856
    • Subdivisions of the City of Washington (Francis, R. Fava, Jr.) 1890 Vol. 1
  • Reel 11 (1623 – 1624)
    • Subdivisions of the City of Washington (Francis, R. Fava, Jr.) 1890 Vol. 2
    • Subdivisions of the City of Washington (Francis, R. Fava, Jr.) 1890 Vol. 3
  • Reel 12 (1625 – 1635)
    • Baist’s Real Estate Atlas of Surveys (G. William Baist’s & Sons)
      • 1931, Volume 1; 3-4
      • 1937, Volume 1-4
      • 1945, Volume 1-4
  • Reel 13 (1636 – 1642)
    • Metropolitan Washington Map Book (General Cartography)
      • 1961; 1963; 1966
    • Atlas of Fifteen Miles around Washington (Hopkins, Griffith M.)
      • 1878 ; 1879
    • A Complete Set of Surveys and Plats (Hopkins, Griffith M.) 1887
  • Reel 14 (1643 – 1657)
    • Real Estate Plat Book of Washington (Hopkins, Griffith M.)
      • 1892, Volume 1-3
      • 1896, Volume 3 Supplement
    • Ideal Atlas of Washington and Vicinity (Gross, Alexander) 1953
    • The King Plats of the City of Washington (King, Nicholas) 1888
    • Flashmaps, The 1977-78 Instant Guide (Lasker, Toy) 1977
    • Washington in Flashmaps (Lasker, Toy) 1975
    • The Changing Region (Council of Governments) 1969
    • Map of Public Lands (Corps of Engineers) 1916
    • Washington City and District Buildings (Corps of Engineers) 1917
    • Washington DC Block Statistics (Census Bureau) 1943
    • Title of the United States to Lands in the District of Columbia (Commission on US Lands) 1916
    • Plans and Studies Washington and Vicinity (Parks and Planning) 1928
    • The New Directions Guide to Washington (Urban Geographics) 1972
  • Reel 15 (1658 – 1666)
    • Tactile and Large Print Atlas, A (Pfanstiehc, M.)
      • 1981, Volume 1-2
    • Natural Features of the Washington Area (Council of Governments) 1968
    • Housing Problems, Conditions and Trends (District of Columbia) 1979
    • Washington Board of Realtors’ Multiple Listing Service (Alexandria Drafting) 1979
    • Washington Folio, DC, MD, VA (Darton, Nelson H.) 1901
    • Soil Survey of the District of Columbia (Smith, Horace) 1976
    • River and Harbor and Flood Control Maps (Corps of Engineers) 1960
    • Underground Transmission Lines (Alexandria Drafting) 1979
  • Reel 16 (1667 – 1674)
    • Potomac Aqueduct (Turnbull, William) 1838
    • Investigation of Great Falls Water Power (Corps of Engineers) 1921
    • Washington Regional Atlas (Air Survey Corporation) 1982
    • Mileage Rate Zone System Taxi Fare Map Book (Schlaifer Irving) 1973, Volume 1
    • Mileage Rate Zone System Taxi Fare Map Book (Schlaifer Irving) 1973, Volume 2
    • Capital Beltway Guide and Atlas (Marjec, Inc.) 1972
    • Sectional Maps of the District of Columbia (Department of Highway) 1942
    • From Here to There by Metrobus (Area Transit Authority) 1973
  • Reel 17 (1675 – 1695)
    • Manuscript Plat Book of Land Called Port Royal Lying Within the City of Washington, Belonging to Samuel Davidson, Together with Subdivision  Documents and Two Deeds (Unknown) 1809
    • Urban Atlas, Tract Data, Metropolitan Area (Bureau of the Census) 1974
    • Georgetown, In Historic Washington (Applied Resources) 1984
    • Northern Virginia Street Map (ADC-Firm)
      • 1961; 1971-1974; 1976; 1978-1987; 
    • Street Map of Northern Virginia (ADC-Firm)
      • 1964-1965
  • Reel 18 (1696 – 1706)
    • Street Map of Northern Virginia (Alexandria Drafting)
      • 1966-1967; 1969-1970
    • Indexed Street Atlas of Northern Virginia (H&H Graphics) 1966
    • The Cartography of Northern Virginia (Stephenson, Richard)
      • 1981; 1983
    • Northern Virginia Region, Parks, Recreation (Northern Virginia Regional Commission) 1960
    • Bicycling Northern Virginia (Helfer, Charles) 1985
    • Northern Virginia Region People, Land (Northern Virginia Regional Commission) 1959
    • Northern Virginia Regional Land Use (Northern Virginia Regional Commission) 1959
  • Reel 19 (1707)
    • Arlington County Property Identification (Arlington County) 1971
  • Reel 20 (1708)
    • Real Estate Atlas of Arlington County (Arlington County) 1961
  • Reel 21 (1709 )
    • Real Estate Atlas of Arlington County (Arlington County) 1974, Volume 1
  • Reel 22 (1710)
    • Real Estate Atlas of Arlington County (Arlington County) 1974, Volume 2
  • Reel 23 (1711 – 1717)
    • Real Estate Atlas of Arlington County (Arlington County) 1974, Volume 3
    • Real Estate Property Identification Maps ( Arlington County
      • 1972
      • 1974
    • Plat Book of Arlington County, Virginia (Franklin Survey Company)
      • 1943
      • 1952
    • Property Atlas of Arlington County, Virginia (Franklin Survey Company) 1935
    • Lusk’s Arlington County Property Maps (Rufus S. Lusk & Son) 1987
  • Reel 24 (1718 – 1721)
    • Maps of the District of Columbia (District of Columbia) 1852
    • Real Estate Atlas of Alexandria, Virginia (Alexandria Virginia)
      • 1964
      • 1975, Volume 1
      • 1975, Volume 2
  • Reel 25 (1722 – 1727)
    • Lusk’s Alexandria City Property & Census Maps (Rufus S. Lusk & Son) 1987
    • City Atlas of Alexandria, Virginia (Hopkins, Griffith M.) 1877
    • Real Property Survey and Low Income Housing (US Works Projects Administration) 1939, Volume 1
    • Real Property Survey and Low Income Housing (US Works Projects Administration) 1939, Volume 2
    • Greater Washington Street Atlas (ADC-Firm) 1987
    • Maps of the District of Columbia (District of Columbia) 1852
  • Reel 26 (1728 – 1730, 3150)
    • Maps of the District of Columbia (District of Columbia)
      • 1852
      • 1852
      • 1852
    • Plan of the City of Washington (Kraft, F.C.) 1824
District of Columbia Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
  • Reel 1
    • 1888
    • 1903, Volume 1
    • 1904, Volume 2
    • 1916, Volume 3
    • 1928, Volume 1
    • 1928, Volume 2
  • Reel 2
    • 1927, Volume 5 (corrected to 1959)
    • 1927, Volume 6 (corrected to 1960)
    • 1927, Volume 7 (corrected to 1960)
    • 1928, Volume 1 (corrected to 1959)
    • 1928, Volume 2 (corrected to 1959)
    • 1928, Volume 3 (corrected to 1959)
    • 1928, Volume 4 (corrected to 1959)
  • Reel 3
    • 1928, Volume 1 (corrected to 1984)
    • 1928, Volume 2 (corrected to 1984)
    • 1928, Volume 3 (corrected to 1984)
    • 1928, Volume 4 (corrected to 1985)
    • 1928, Volume 5 (corrected to 1985)
    • 1928, Volume 6 (corrected to 1985)
  • Reel 4
    • 1927, Volume 8 (corrected to 1960)
    • 1927, Volume 9 (corrected to 1960)
    • 1927, Volume 10 (corrected to 1960)
    • Washington Suburban Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
      • 1927, Volume 1, W & E (corrected to 1959) Montgomery County
      • 1939, Volume 2 (corrected to 1959) Prince George’s County
      • 1939, Volume 4 (corrected to 1959) Prince George’s County
      • 1950, Volume 3 (corrected to 1959) Montgomery County
  • Reel 5
    • 1927, Volume 7 (corrected to 1985)
    • 1927, Volume 8 (corrected to 1985)
    • 1927, Volume 9 (corrected to 1985)
    • 1927, Volume 10 (corrected to 1985)
  • Reel 6
    • 1928, Volume 3
    • 1928, Volume 4
    • 1927, Volume 5 (includes Chevy Chase, Bethesda, Friendship Heights, Glen Echo)
    • 1927, Volume 6 (includes Takoma Park and Silver Spring)
    • 1927, Volume 7
    • Washington Suburban Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
      • 1939, Volume 2, Prince George’s County
      • 1950, Volume 3, Montgomery County
  • Reel 7
    • Sanborn Insurance Maps (incomplete)
      • 1903 Volume 1
      • 1903 Volume 2
    • Baist’s Real Estate Atlas of Surveys (incomplete)
      • 1903 Volume 1
      • 1903 Volume 2