Map Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, as described in the report to the Sup't of the city to which this is annexed

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Title
Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol : colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, as described in the report to the Sup't of the city to which this is annexed
Contributor Names
District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor.
Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 1764-1820.
Created / Published
1815.
Subject Headings
-  United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  City planning--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Public lands--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Real property--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Capitol Hill (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  Manuscript maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Capitol Hill (Washington)
-  United States--District of Columbia--Mall, The (Washington)
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall.
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block numbers and dimensions.
-  Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and lead pencil.
-  Oriented with north to the left.
-  Torn and missing small sections along edges.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes note and survey data.
-  Phillips. Washington, 126
-  Vault
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : ms., col., cloth backing ; 59 x 47 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3852.U518G45 1815 .D5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3852u.ct001112
Library of Congress Control Number
88690768
Online Format
image
Description
Covers area bounded by 2nd St. east, D St. south, 6th St. west, and D St. north, including eastern part of the Mall. Relief shown by shading. Partial cadastral map showing buildings, some lots, and block numbers and dimensions. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and lead pencil. Oriented with north to the left. Torn and missing small sections along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note and survey data. Phillips. Washington, 126 Vault DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/88690768
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District Of Columbia. Office Of The Surveyor, and Benjamin Henry Latrobe. Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol: colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, as described in the report to the Sup't of the city to which this is annexed. 1815. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88690768/. (Accessed April 27, 2017.)

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District Of Columbia. Office Of The Surveyor & Latrobe, B. H. (1815) Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol: colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, as described in the report to the Sup't of the city to which this is annexed. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88690768/.

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District Of Columbia. Office Of The Surveyor, and Benjamin Henry Latrobe. Map exhibiting the property of the U.S. in the vicinity of the Capitol: colored red, with the manner in which it is proposed to lay off the same in building lots, as described in the report to the Sup't of the city to which this is annexed. 1815. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/88690768/>.