Results 1 – 7 of 7 Atlas of fifteen miles around Washington, including the counties of Fairfax and Alexandria, Virginia Some p. were originally folded. Phillips Fairfax County, Virginia – Static (pdf) maps of Fairfax County. () Hopkins Map of the Outline of Prince George, Fairfax and Alexandria Counties. PDF. is your source for old antique maps, map reproduction prints and cartographic gifts. States ▻ Virginia ▻ Fairfax County ▻ Atlas of Fifteen Miles Around Washington, DC, ▻ Falls Church Publisher: G.M. Hopkins & Co.
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A map of electric utilities in Prince George’s county.
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A few downsides to the resource While the Prince George’s Atlas provides a number of interesting map layers, the user interface is hardly perfect. Hppkins Piscataway District City Map. Exploring 19th Century Maps The most important feature—indicated by a button with three rectangles layered on top of each other known as a hamburger button—is a menu that allows one to select from a long list of map layers providing different kinds of data. Clarksburgh Clarksburgh District City Map.
A map of the areas of New Carrollton served by the three elementary schools inside the city limits. Unlike the historical maps, these match up very closely with the current street grid, making them easier to understand.
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Prince George’s County Map. Feel free to ignore station subtitles. Aquasco Aquasco District City Map. Vienna Centreville District City Map. Woodville Aquasco District City Map.
What do you think about this tool? Discovering property and utility boundaries and environmental information.
Fairfax County – Geography of Virginia
The online Prince George’s Atlas is a virtual treasure trove of historic aerial photos, maps and other cartographic information about the region. However, the historical maps don’t match up exactly—I suspect they weren’t surveyed very precisely—and there are discontinuities, so it takes a bit of guesswork and local familiarity to figure out what roads correspond to the ones seen on the map.
While the Prince George’s Atlas provides a number of interesting map layers, the user interface is hardly perfect. Lakeland, the neighborhood of College Park east of US-1 and just north of Campus Drive, is a historically-African American neighborhood surrounded by subdivisions that were originally whites-only.
I found the County Council districts particularly useful, because the County government doesn’t seem to have very detailed maps of them on its website.
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Beallsville Medley District City Map. Dawsonville Medley District City Map.
This online GIS atlas reveals the history of Prince George’s County
Bladensburgh Bladensburgh District City Map. Laurel Laurel District City Map.
Falls Church City Map. Centreville Centreville District City Map. The neighborhood currently ends at the MARC Camden Line railroad tracks, but it originally extended further east, on the land that is now Lake Artemesia.
Herndon Dranesville District City Map. Black is roads, grey parking lots mmap other pavement, red is buildings, dark green is trees, light green is grass, blue is water, and brown is bare soil.
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Bethesda Bethesda District City Map. Cover Page Reference Map. Subscribe to our mailing list. Table of Contents Reference Map. Scroll down to view all plates. Furthermore, a number of the layers will only display if you are zoomed in very closely, making it hard to get a good overview of a large area.
It doesn’t appear to ever have been built on, likely because it was too swampy. The photos also help confirm that although the land directly north of Campus Drive nopkins US-1 and Rhode Island Avenue—now part of the Paint Branch Trail park—was divided up into lots with several streets.
Brightseat Kent District City Map.