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Historical Aerial Photographs of Washington, D.C., MD, and VA, 1935-1939 and ca. 1950 Collection

Dates

Date Transmitted
2015-08-31
End Date
1950
Start Date
1930

Summary

The “Historical Aerial Photographs of Washington, D.C., MD, and VA, 1935-1939 and ca. 1950 Collection” is a special collection which consists of 1,706 9”x9” black-and-white aerial photographs from Washington, D.C. and vicinity dating from 1935-1939 and ca. 1950. These photographs cover portions of Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia. The counties in Maryland covered by these photographs include Anne Arundel, Howard, Montgomery, and Prince George’s Counties. The scale of these photographs is not printed on the photographs; however, Maryland Geological Survey (MGS) calculates the scale to be approximately 1:20,000. The source agency of these photographs is unknown. These photographs are being scanned to digital images (1200 [...]

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Contacts

Material Request Contact :
Maryland Geological Survey
Principal Investigator :
Katherine A. Offerman

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MGS_WashDCVic_Collection_CSV_FINAL_083115.csv 1 MB

Material Request Instructions

Contact the MGS Publications Office (410-554-5500) to make an appointment for in-house use of these paper photographs.  These photographs are being scanned to digital images (1200 dpi; JPG & TIF) during 2016-2017.  Please contact MGS for further information.

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