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
Contributor Names
Ellicott, Andrew, 1754-1820.
Created / Published
[Perth, Scotland? : s.n., 1794?]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Reprint of the Andrew Ellicott 1792 map of Washington D.C.
-  At head of title: To front p. 636.
-  At bottom: Engraved for Encyclopædia Perthensis.
-  Differs from other 1792 ed. (76-696408) in having the Encyclopædia Perthensis statement at bottom of plate.
-  At upper right: Plate III.
-  Watermark: 1794.
-  Includes text.
-  LC copy backed with rice paper [?], has paper strip affixed to verso, trimmed.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  Acquisitions control no.: 98-22
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : hand col. ; 40 x 50 cm., on sheet 44 x 52 cm., folded to 22 x 26 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3850 1792 .E6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3850.ct004179
Library of Congress Control Number
98689552
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Reprint of the Andrew Ellicott 1792 map of Washington D.C. At head of title: To front p. 636. At bottom: Engraved for Encyclopædia Perthensis. Differs from other 1792 ed. (76-696408) in having the Encyclopædia Perthensis statement at bottom of plate. At upper right: Plate III. Watermark: 1794. Includes text. LC copy backed with rice paper [?], has paper strip affixed to verso, trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no.: 98-22 DCP
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https://lccn.loc.gov/98689552
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Chicago citation style:

Ellicott, Andrew. 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. [Perth, Scotland?: s.n., ?, 1792] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/98689552/.

APA citation style:

Ellicott, A. (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. [Perth, Scotland?: s.n., ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98689552/.

MLA citation style:

Ellicott, Andrew. 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. [Perth, Scotland?: s.n., ?, 1792] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98689552/>.

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