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Maps Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC

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Title
Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia : ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC
Contributor Names
Ellicott, Andrew, 1754-1820.
Thackara & Vallance.
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Georgetown (Washington)
Genre
Early maps
Notes
-  Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings.
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Also covers Georgetown.
-  Watermark: [crown over fleur-de-lis].
-  Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms.
-  Copy 1 fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 soiled, brittle, torn, missing small sections, trimmed, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 3 has numerous scratch marks, and is believed to be a "late pull" from the original plate.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Phillips. Washington 1279
-  3 copies
-  Vault
-  DCP
Medium
1 map ; 52 x 69 cm., on sheet 70 x 80 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3850 1792 .E44
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3850.ct003573a
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3850.ct003573b
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3850.ct003573c
Library of Congress Control Number
88694161
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/88694161
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=88694161&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Ellicott, Andrew, and Thackara & Vallance. Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia: ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC. [Philadelphia: s.n, 1792] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88694161/. (Accessed August 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Ellicott, A. & Thackara & Vallance. (1792) Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia: ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC. [Philadelphia: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88694161/.

MLA citation style:

Ellicott, Andrew, and Thackara & Vallance. Plan of the city of Washington in the territory of Columbia: ceded by the states of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America, and by them established as the seat of their government, after the year MDCCC. [Philadelphia: s.n, 1792] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/88694161/>.