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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Besides allowing one to see when areas of the County were originally developed, this hppkins allowed me to find a neighborhood of College Park that no longer exists. Table of Distances Reference Map.

Aquasco Hokpins District City Map. Germantown Clarksburgh District City Map. The neighborhood currently ends at the MARC Camden Line railroad tracks, but it originally extended further east, on the land that fairfqx now Lake Artemesia.

A map of electric utilities in Prince George’s county. Above is a random plate from this atlas. 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. Scroll down to view all plates. Hyattsville Bladensburgh District City Map.

It doesn’t appear to ever have been built on, likely because it was too swampy. Forestville Spaldings District City Map.

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Herndon Lee District City Map. By submitting a comment, you agree to abide by our comment policy. Sandy Spring City Map. Click to view a larger map. Vienna Centreville District City Map.


Volunteers hpkins the Prince George’s County Historical Society’s reference library first tipped me off to this Atlas when I was researching Nineteenth Century maps of the county.

This online GIS atlas reveals the history of Prince George’s County

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.

Bethesda Bethesda District City Map. 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. Lakeland, the neighborhood of College Mapp east of US-1 and just north of Campus Drive, is a historically-African American neighborhood surrounded by subdivisions that were originally whites-only.

Rockville Rockville District City Map.

By overlaying the old aerial photos and the property lines hoplins the area, one can see where the eastern half of the community used to be, and how it farifax originally broken up into lots. 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.

Centreville Centreville District City Map. Clarksburgh Clarksburgh District City Map. Nottingham Nottingham District City Map.

The online Prince George’s Atlas is a virtual treasure trove of uopkins aerial photos, maps and other cartographic information about the region. Woodville Aquasco District City Map. A map of groundcover in the western half of Greenbelt and northern Berwyn Heights. Brightseat Kent District City Map.


However after a few minutes clicking around, I found it to be reasonably intuitive, so I’ll be your guide. Discovering property and utility boundaries and environmental information. Unlike the historical maps, these match up very closely with the current street grid, making them easier to understand.

Aerial photos of Lakeland from to11878 property lines overlaid.

What do you think about this tool? Mechanicsville Mechanicsville District City Map. Discovering property and utility boundaries and environmental information Along with the property lines I mentioned previously, one can overlay the maps with various other boundaries, including electoral districts, school boundaries for elementary, middle, and high school students, and even utility boundaries.

Black is roads, grey parking lots and other pavement, red is buildings, dark green is trees, light green is grass, blue rairfax water, and brown is bare soil. Hopkims free to ignore station subtitles. Bladensburgh Bladensburgh District City Map.

The site contains the two oldest maps of the County, the Martenet Map and the Hopkins Hopkinns. A map of the areas of New Carrollton served by the three elementary schools inside the city limits. Vansville Vansville District City Map.