Map Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington

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Title
Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington
Contributor Names
District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor.
Forsyth, William (Surveyor)
Created / Published
1858.
Subject Headings
-  Port Royal (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Real property--Washington (D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington--Port Royal
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system.
-  Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W.
-  Shows block numbers and dimensions.
-  In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington.
-  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Torn, missing small sections along edges, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : ms., col. ; 48 x 72 cm., on sheet 59 x 72 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3852.P6G46 179- .D4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3852p.ct004338
Library of Congress Control Number
88693031
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Cadastral map showing boundaries of Port Royal and its subsections in relation to the city street system. Covers area bounded by Q, 1st, F, and 18th streets N.W. Shows block numbers and dimensions. In lower margin: I certify that this plat is a true copy of the original in this office, Wm. Forsyth, Surveyor of the City of Washington. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Torn, missing small sections along edges, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/88693031
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District Of Columbia. Office Of The Surveyor, and William Forsyth. Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington. 1858. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/88693031/.

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District Of Columbia. Office Of The Surveyor & Forsyth, W. (1858) Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88693031/.

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District Of Columbia. Office Of The Surveyor, and William Forsyth. Plan of a tract of land called Port Royal, covered by part of the city of Washington. 1858. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88693031/>.