Maps Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of an act of Congress passed the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, "establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac" : [Washington D.C.] /

Format Maps
Contributors L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
Dates 1791
1887
Location United States
Washington
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects District of Columbia
Early Works to 1800
Facsimiles
Maps
United States
Washington
Washington (D.C.)
Title
Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of an act of Congress passed the sixteenth day of July, MDCCXC, "establishing the permanent seat on the bank of the Potowmac" : [Washington D.C.] /
Contributor Names
L'Enfant, Pierre Charles, 1754-1825.
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings.
Created / Published
[Washington] : United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, [1887]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C.
-  Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan.
-  Original version: [1791].
-  Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I."
-  At lower right: N.I.
-  In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copies fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also laminated and trimmed.
-  2 copies
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : col. ; 48 x 54 cm., on sheet 53 x 80 cm.
Call Number
G3850 1791 .L44 1887
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3850 ct001865 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3850.ct001865
Library of Congress Catalog Number
88694195
http://lccn.loc.gov/88694195

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