Maps View of Washington City.

Format Maps
Contributors E. Sachse & Co.
Dates 1871
Location United States
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects Aerial Views
District of Columbia
United States
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
View of Washington City.
Contributor Names
E. Sachse & Co.
Created / Published
Balt[im]o[re] : Lith. by E. Sachse & Co., [1871]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Aerial views
-  United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)--Aerial views
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  Low-angle bird's-eye view of central Washington toward the west and northwest with The Capitol in foreground.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1871 by E. Sachse & Co. Balto. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  DCP
-  Vault
1 view : col. ; 46 x 68 cm.
Call Number
G3851.A35 1871 .E2
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
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