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Object ID 1988.07.31
Title Promational map of Chevy Chase by Thomas Fisher Co.
Object Name map
Date 1895
Creator Thomas J. Fisher
Description Street Map Chevy Chase, Chevy Chase Adjacent to Washington, DC, Section 2
Promotional Map used by Chevy Chase Land Co.
1892 - "Work prepared for fall of 1892", reprinted in 1984
Western boundary: Cedar Parkway; Magnolia Parkway
Eastern boundary: Linden Parkway (Brookville Rd)
Southern boundary: Grafton Street
Northern boundary: Bradley Lane
Cartographer: Thomas J. Fisher
Features detailed architectual drawings of properties around the borders
Also inset of Chevy Chase in relation to larger portion of Montgomery County to the north and the District of Columbia to the south
Other streets shown include Houston Street (Hesketh), Indiana Street (Irving), Kansas Street (Kirke), Lexington Street (Lenox), Madison Street (Melrose), Nevada Street (Newlands), Omaha Street (Oxford), Plymouth Street (Primrose), Quincy Street, Connecticut Avenue, Cypress Parkway, and District Boulevard (Western Avenue)
Scale: Unknown
Size: 35" x 23"
Notation on plot 62 near the northern edge: "Proposed ground, sewer and water pipe laying streets to be gravelled marked yellow
Proposed sewer pipe red
Proposed water pipe blue
(Work prepared for fall of 1892)
Nathan F. Barrett, LAndscape Engineer
W. Kelsey Schoepf, Chief Engineer
Lindley Johnson, Architect
Samuel M. Gray, Sanitary Engineer
7 copies - This particular copy has penciled in numbers on several plots, and current street names handwritten (mentioned in parentheses above)
1984 reprint
See 2007.65.01 (framed)