Map [Partial cadastral map of the area immediately south of the Mall, S.W. Washington D.C.].

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Title
[Partial cadastral map of the area immediately south of the Mall, S.W. Washington D.C.].
Contributor Names
King, Rt. (Robert), 1774 or 1775-1831.
Gauss, Henry C.
Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia.
Created / Published
[1794?]
Subject Headings
-  Real property--Washington (D.C.)--Maps--To 1800
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript--To 1800
-  Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript--To 1800
-  Manuscript maps--To 1800
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Mall, The (Washington)
Notes
-  Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors in some blocks.
-  Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 3rd St. S.W., H St. S.W., and the Potomac River, including part of the Mall.
-  Title devised by cataloger.
-  On cloth backing in lead pencil: From 3d Street to 15th Street west / map by R. King.
-  At lower left in lead pencil: No. 4, December 10, 1890, J.S., R. [Kay?] senior.
-  Black and red inks, watercolors, and lead pencil.
-  Watermarks: L Munn 1794, GR, [crown over fleur-de-lis].
-  Soiled, taped on recto, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : ms., col. ; 56 x 87 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3851.G46 1794 .K51
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3851g.la002214
Library of Congress Control Number
88694122
Language
Online Format
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OCLC Number
(dlc)5503064
Description
Cadastral map showing lot and block numbers, outline of pre-existing landholding, and lots tinted in different colors in some blocks. Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 3rd St. S.W., H St. S.W., and the Potomac River, including part of the Mall. Title devised by cataloger. On cloth backing in lead pencil: From 3d Street to 15th Street west / map by R. King. At lower left in lead pencil: No. 4, December 10, 1890, J.S., R. [Kay?] senior. Black and red inks, watercolors, and lead pencil. Watermarks: L Munn 1794, GR, [crown over fleur-de-lis]. Soiled, taped on recto, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in lead pencil on cloth backing: From the files of the Society of Oldest Inhabitants. Deposited by Henry C. Gauss in 1920's (?). One of 12 maps. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
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Chicago citation style:

King, Rt. , 1774 Or, Henry C Gauss, and Association Of The Oldest Inhabitants Of The District Of Columbia. Partial cadastral map of the area immediately south of the Mall, S.W. Washington D.C. [?, 1794] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/88694122/.

APA citation style:

King, R., Gauss, H. C. & Association Of The Oldest Inhabitants Of The District Of Columbia. (1794) Partial cadastral map of the area immediately south of the Mall, S.W. Washington D.C. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88694122/.

MLA citation style:

King, Rt. , 1774 Or, Henry C Gauss, and Association Of The Oldest Inhabitants Of The District Of Columbia. Partial cadastral map of the area immediately south of the Mall, S.W. Washington D.C. [?, 1794] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88694122/>.