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Map Part of the city of Washington shewing the heights of the present surface of the ground from Pennsylvania Avenue to New Jersey Avenue below the Capitol Hill

About this Item

Title

  • Part of the city of Washington shewing the heights of the present surface of the ground from Pennsylvania Avenue to New Jersey Avenue below the Capitol Hill

Names

  • King, Rt. (Robert), 1774 or 1775-1831.

Created / Published

  • [1803?]

Headings

  • -  United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
  • -  United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)--Altitudes--Maps
  • -  Capitol Hill (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
  • -  Capitol Hill (Washington, D.C.)--Altitudes--Maps
  • -  Manuscript maps
  • -  United States--District of Columbia--Washington--Capitol Hill

Notes

  • -  Shows some block numbers.
  • -  Relief shown by spot heights.
  • -  Pen-and-ink and lead pencil.
  • -  Includes text and table of elevations.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Phillips. Washington, 103
  • -  Vault
  • -  DCP

Medium

  • 1 map : ms., cloth backing ; 60 x 48 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3852.U518 1803 .K5

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 88690764

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

King, Rt. , 1774 Or. Part of the city of Washington shewing the heights of the present surface of the ground from Pennsylvania Avenue to New Jersey Avenue below the Capitol Hill. [?, 1803] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/88690764/.

APA citation style:

King, R. (1803) Part of the city of Washington shewing the heights of the present surface of the ground from Pennsylvania Avenue to New Jersey Avenue below the Capitol Hill. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88690764/.

MLA citation style:

King, Rt. , 1774 Or. Part of the city of Washington shewing the heights of the present surface of the ground from Pennsylvania Avenue to New Jersey Avenue below the Capitol Hill. [?, 1803] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88690764/>.