Maps Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 /
Articles and Essays with this item:
District of Columbia
Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)
- Plan of the city of Washington : now building for the metropolis of America, and established as the permanent residence of Congress after the year 1800 /
- Contributor Names
- Bent, William, 1747-1823.
- Created / Published
- [London?] : Published by W. Bent, 1793.
- Subject Headings
- - Washington (D.C.)
- - Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)
- - United States--District of Columbia--Washington
- - United States--District of Columbia--Georgetown (Washington)
- - Relief shown by hachures.
- - Also covers Georgetown.
- - From Universal magazine, July 1793, facing p. 41.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Includes latitude/longitude statement.
- - LC copies variously torn, fold-lined, edged with imitation leather stripping, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by photocopy at larger scale.
- - Phillips. Washington 1289
- - 3 copies
- - Vault
- - DCP
- 1 map ; 26 x 34 cm.
- Call Number
- G3850 1793 .B4
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3850 ct000510 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3850.ct000510
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
Rights & Access
The maps in the Map Collections materials were either published prior to 1922, produced by the United States government, or both (see catalogue records that accompany each map for information regarding date of publication and source). The Library of Congress is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection (see Title 17 of the United States Code) or any other restrictions in the Map Collection materials.
Note that the written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.
Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.
Rights assessment is your responsibility.
More about Copyright and other Restrictions
For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.