Format Maps
Contributors L'Enfant, Pierre Charles
Dates 1887
Location United States
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects District of Columbia
United States
Washington (D.C.)
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.
Created / Published
[Washington] : United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, [1887]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C.
-  Lacks printer's statement.
-  Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan.
-  Original version: [1791].
-  Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," text printed below "N.I.," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne.
-  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, sectioned, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 also extensively annotated in red ink to show later buildings and streetcar lines and has red-ink index of "References" pasted on.
1 map : col. ; 70 x 82 cm., on sheet 78 x 119 cm.
Call Number
G3850 1791 .L4 1887
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3850 ct000514
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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