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Map 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.

Names

  • Ellicott, Andrew, 1754-1820.
  • Hill, Samuel, 1766?-1804.
  • U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.

Created / Published

  • [Washington : U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1921?]

Headings

  • -  Washington (D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800--Facsimiles
  • -  United States--District of Columbia--Washington

Notes

  • -  Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings.
  • -  Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792.
  • -  Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792].
  • -  Includes text and notes.
  • -  In center upper margin: Plate no. 2342.
  • -  In left upper margin: No. 3043 price 45 cents.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  DCP

Medium

  • 1 map ; 42 x 52 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3850 1792 .E4 1921

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 88694169

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Ellicott, Andrew, Samuel Hill, and U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey. 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. [Washington: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, ?, 1792] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/88694169/.

APA citation style:

Ellicott, A., Hill, S. & U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey. (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. [Washington: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88694169/.

MLA citation style:

Ellicott, Andrew, Samuel Hill, and U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey. 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. [Washington: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, ?, 1792] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88694169/>.