Library Collections Search Results
Modify Search  |  New Searchrss icon RSS | Saved Results (0)
Search:
'Washington D.C. History' in subject
Results:  39 Items
Sorted by:  
Page: 2  Next
Format
Book (35)
Article (3)
Map (1)
Subject
Washington (D.C.) -- History (39)
Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel (6)
Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government (4)
Land titles -- Washington (D.C.) (2)
Ohio imprints 1874 (2)
United States -- History (2)
Washington (D.C.) -- Description (2)
Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs (2)
African Americans -- Politics and government (1)
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
Art, Municipal -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
Capitals (Cities) (1)
Cities and towns -- Planning -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
Delaware -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps (1)
Delaware -- Historical geography -- Maps (1)
Delaware -- History (1)
Delaware -- Maps (1)
Errors, Popular (1)
Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) -- History (1)
Greenleaf family (1)
Greenleaf, James, -- 1765-1843 (1)
Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
Historic buildings -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
L'Enfant, Pierre Charles, -- 1754-1825 (1)
Land grants -- Maryland (1)
Land grants -- Virginia (1)
Law, Thomas, -- 1756-1834 (1)
Maryland -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps (1)
Maryland -- Genealogy (1)
Maryland -- Historical geography -- Maps (1)
Maryland -- History (1)
Maryland -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 (1)
Maryland -- Maps (1)
Ohio -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 (1)
Public works -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
Suburbs -- Washington (D.C.) (1)
United States -- Capital (1)
United States -- Capital and capitol (1)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 (1)
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 (1)
United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1933 (1)
Virginia -- Genealogy (1)
Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 (1)
Wallach, Richard, -- 1816-1881 (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)
Washington (D.C.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps (1)
Washington (D.C.) -- Biography (1)
Washington (D.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc (1)
Washington (D.C.) -- Guidebooks (1)
BookRequires cookie*
1Title:  District of Columbia: a bicentennial history    
 Creator:  Lewis, David L. 
 Publication:  Norton, New York,c1976. 
 Notes:  Includes index. Bibliography: p. 197-201. 
 Call #:  F14D L673 
 Extent:  xiii, 208 p., [7] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
2Title:  A history of the national capital from its foundation through the period of the adoption of the organic act    
 Creator:  Bryan, W. B. (Wilhelmus Bogart), 1854-1938 
 Publication:  The Macmillan company, New York,1914 
 Call #:  F14ZD B915 
 Extent:  v. illus. (incl. maps) plans (part fold.) 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
3Title:  Centennial history of the city of Washington, D. C: With full outline of the natural advantages, accounts of the Indian tribes, selection of the site, founding of the city ... to the present time    
 Creator:  Crew, Harvey W. 
 Webb, William Bensing, 1825-1896
 Wooldridge, John.
 Publication:  Pub. for H. W. Crew by the United brethren publishing house, Dayton, O,1892. 
 Notes:  "Written almost exclusively by Hon. William B. Webb ... and J. Wooldridge."--Pref. 
 Call #:  F14ZD C927 
 Extent:  xvi, 17-770 p., 1 Á. ports. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
4Title:  Washington    
 Creator:  Green, Constance McLaughlin, 1897- 
 Publication:  Princeton University Press, Princeton, N.J,1962-63. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliography. 
 Call #:  F14ZD G795 
 Extent:  2 v. illus. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
5Title:  A history of the city of Washington: its men and institutions    
 Creator:  The Washington Post 
 Slauson, Allan Bedient, 1860-
 Publication:  The Washington Post, Washington, D.C,1903. 
 Call #:  F14ZD H673 Oversize 
 Extent:  1 p.l., 481 p. front., illus. (incl. ports.) fold. map. 32 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
6Title:  Historic Washington: capital of the Nation; including a brief article entitled The District of Columbia government    
 Creator:  Caemmerer, H. Paul (Hans Paul), 1884-1962 
 Grant, U. S. (Ulysses S.), 1881-1968
 Publication:  Columbia Historical Society, Washington,1948. 
 Call #:  F14D C127 
 Extent:  98, [2] p. illus., maps, 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
7Title:  Celebration of the one hundredth anniversary of the Establishment of the Seat of Government in the District of Columbia    
 Creator:  Committee on the Centennial Celebration of the Establishment of the Seat of Government in the District of Columbia 
 Cox, William Van Zandt, 1852-1923
 Spofford, Ainsworth Rand, 1825-1908
 Bryan, W. B. (Wilhelmus Bogart), 1854-1938
 Hunt, Gaillard, 1862-1924
 Parsons, Arthur Jeffrey, 1856-1915
 Busey, Samuel C. (Samuel Clagett), 1828-1901
 United States Congress. Joint Committee on Printing.
 Publication:  Govt. Print. Off, Washington,1901. 
 Notes:  At head of title: 1800-1900. On back of cover: National Capital Centennial. 1900. "The arrangements for the celebration were made, by authority of an act of Congress, under the direction of a joint executive committee, made up of representatives of the two houses of Congress, of the governors of the states and territories, and of citizens of the District of Columbia."--p. 15. Printed according to act of Congress approved March 3, 1901. Public, 136. Appendix: 1. The coming of the white man, and the founding of the national capital. By A.R. Spofford.--2. Removal of the government to the District of Columbia in 1800. By A.R. Spofford.--3. Removal of the seat of government to Washington. By W.B. Bryan.--4. The centennial of the permanent seat of the government of the United States. By S.C. Busey.--5. Locating the capital. By Gaillard Hunt.--6. Sketch of the various forms of local government in the District of Columbia: with list of Washington city officials [1802-1898]. By W.B. Bryan.--7. Plans for treatment of that portion of the District of Columbia south of Pennsylvania Avenue and north of B Street S.W., and for a connection between Potomac and Zoological Parks.--8. Books, pamphlets, periodicals, maps and original plans of the "Centennial exhibition" in the Division of Prints, Library of Congress. Washington. Comp. by A.J. Parsons.--9. Beautifying the national capital. By W.V. Cox. 
 Call #:  F14ZD D614 
 Extent:  343 p. plates, 2 port. on 1 pl., fold. plans, facsims. (part col.) 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
ArticleRequires cookie*
8Title:  Naming the seat of government of the United States: a legislative paradox    
 Parent:  Columbia Historical Society (Washington, D.C.) Rec. Columbia Hist. Soc. Wash. D. C. Records of the Columbia Historical Society, Washington, D.C. Washington, The Society, 1920. 24 cm. v. 23, p. 10-25    
 Creator:  Tindall, William, 1844-1932 
 Publication:   
 Notes:  Read before the Society, February 25, 1919. 
 Call #:  F14B C726 v.23 
 Extent:   
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
9Title:  Walks about Washington    
 Creator:  Leupp, Francis Ellington, 1849-1918 
 Hornby, Lester George, 1882-
 Publication:  Little Brown, and Company, Boston,1921. 
 Call #:  F14ZJ L654 
 Extent:  xii, 291 p. front., illus., plates. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- Description | Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
10Title:  Washington and its romance    
 Creator:  Page, Thomas Nelson, 1853-1922 
 Publication:  Doubleday, Page & company, New York,1923. 
 Notes:  Illustrated t.-p. 
 Call #:  F14ZJ P133 
 Extent:  xxxi. p., 1 l., 196 p. col. front., plates (part col.) 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  United States -- Capital | Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
11Title:  Washington: the capital city, and its part in the history of the nation    
 Creator:  Wilson, Rufus Rockwell, 1865- 
 Publication:  J.B. Lippincott co, Philadelphia, London,1901. 
 Call #:  F14D W752 
 Extent:  2 v. front. pl. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History | United States -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
ArticleRequires cookie*
12Title:  Some myths in the history of Washington    
 Parent:  Columbia Historical Society (Washington, D.C.) Rec. Columbia Hist. Soc. Wash. D. C. Records of the Columbia Historical Society, Washington, D.C. Washington, The Society, 1930. 24 cm. v. 31-32, p. 37-51    
 Creator:  Bryan, W. B. (Wilhelmus Bogart), 1854-1938 
 Publication:   
 Notes:  "Read before The Society, March 15, 1927." 
 Call #:  F14B C726 v.31 -32 
 Extent:   
 Subjects:  Errors, Popular | Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
13Title:  Washington in embryo: or, The national capital from 1791 to 1800. The origin of all rights and titles to property in Washington, D.C., an exhaustive manual for researches into the derivation of titles. Containing all the original squares and lots laid out at the foundation of said city    
 Creator:  Faehtz, E. F. M. (Ernest F. M.) 
 Pratt, F. W.
 Publication:  Washington, D.C.],1874. 
 Call #:  F14F F147 Oversize 
 Extent:  iv, 78 p. 2. fold. plans, fold. map 38 cm. 
 Subjects:  Land titles -- Washington (D.C.) | Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
14Title:  Ten years in Washington: Life and scenes in the national capital, as a woman sees them    
 Creator:  Clemmer, Mary, 1839-1884 
 Publication:  A.D. Worthington & co, Hartford, Conn,1875. 
 Notes:  First published 1873. 
 Call #:  F14ZD A514 1875 
 Extent:  587 p. illus., plates, port. 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History | Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
15Title:  Pictures of the city of Washington in the past    
 Creator:  Busey, Samuel C. (Samuel Clagett), 1828-1901 
 Publication:  W. Ballantyne & sons, Wasington, D.C,1898. 
 Call #:  F14ZD B978 
 Extent:  viii, [17]-384 p. 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History | Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
16Title:  Events at the national capital and the campaign of 1876: A complete history of the foundation and growth of our groverning city, a description of the public buildings and manner of living there, a searching exposure of the various jobs and scandals which have excited public indignation, full biographies of Hayes, Wheeler, Tilden, and Hendricks, besides various political statistics    
 Creator:  Townsend, George Alfred, 1841-1914 
 Publication:  J. Betts & Co.; [etc., etc.], Hartford, Conn,1876. 
 Notes:  A later edition of "Washington, outside and inside." 
 Call #:  F14ZD T749 
 Extent:  xiii, [15]-456 p. front. (port.) illus., plates. 20 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History | Washington (D.C.) -- Public life
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
17Title:  Rambling through Washington: an account of old and new landmarks in our capital city    
 Creator:  Gatchel, Theodore Dodge. 
 Publication:  Print. by the Washington Journal, Washington, D.C,1932. 
 Call #:  F14ZJ G258 
 Extent:  272 p. illus. 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel | Washington (D.C.) -- History
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
18Title:  Ten years in Washington: Life and scenes in the National Capital, as a woman sees them    
 Creator:  Clemmer, Mary, 1839-1884 
 Publication:  A. D. Worthington & co. [etc.,etc.], Hartford, Conn,1873. 
 Call #:  F14ZD A514 1873 
 Extent:  xx, [21]-587 p. plates, ports. (incl. front.) 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History | Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
19Title:  Ten years in Washington: Life and scenes in the National capital, as a woman sees them    
 Creator:  Clemmer, Mary, 1839-1884 
 Publication:  A. D. Worthington & co, L. Lloyd & co, Hartford, Conn, Chicago,1874. 
 Call #:  F14ZD A514 1874 
 Extent:  xx, [21]-587 p. plates, ports,(incl. front) 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History | Washington (D.C.) -- Description and travel
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
BookRequires cookie*
20Title:  Ten years in Washington: life and scenes in the national capital as a woman sees them    
 Creator:  Clemmer, Mary, 1839-1884 
 Publication:  Queen City Publishing Company, Cincinnati,1874. 
 Call #:  F14ZD A514 1874C 
 Extent:  587 p., [31] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Washington (D.C.) -- History | Washington (D.C.) -- Description | Ohio imprints 1874
 
  View Full Catalog Record  
Page: 2  Next