GoDCers Love Maps 1892 Map of Rural Area Around Tenley Dec 20, 2013 How cool is this old map? It shows a very rural upper northwest Washington in 1892, with the area surrounding what is now Tenleytown. This map is from a U.S. Coast and Geodetic survey. Topographic map showing lot lines, buildings, and woods.Covers District of Columbia outside former Washington city limits (Florida Avenue). Source: Library of Congress Ghosts of DC via EmailWant to get our great content sent to you by email? Sign up here and we'll stay in touch!