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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," text printed below "N.I.," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington Printed from the same plate as the map appearing in The universal asylum, and Columbian magazine, Philadelphia, Mar. 1792. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copy 1 mounted on cloth backing and annotated in lead pencil: 1st printed edition of the L'Enfant plan. Copy 2 trimmed and mounted on cloth backing. Phillips. Washington ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... Photocopy of a facsim. of the 1791 L'Enfant plan. Original facsim. extensively annotated in ink by Lawrence Martin, chief, Division of Maps, Library of Congress. Includes text, indexed "References," and photocopied newspaper article titled "New city of Washington," from the Gazette of the United States, Philadelphia, Jan. 4, 1792. At lower right: N.I. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Martin, Lawrence - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    [Dotted line map of Washington, D.C., 1791, before Aug. 19th]. Shows survey lines and proposed public squares parks. Relief shown by hachures. Title from LC G&M Div. preliminary map shelflist card. Ms. survey map drawn by P.C. L'Enfant. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Black and col. inks, watercolors. In black ink at lower left: Note. All the lines coloured red are finished and those coloured yellow are intended to be compleated this ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1791
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    Plan of the city of Washington Relief shown by hachures. Watermark: SL. Includes latitude/longitude statement. LC copy accompanied by printed exhibit caption slip, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil in lower margin: The final version of the L'Enfant Plan, probably printed in 1794 ... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Thackara & Vallance
    • Date: 1794
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," text printed below "N.I.," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 75 cents. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Printed in black only. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. LC copy fold-lined, thirded, and ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of the United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... "I certify that this is a true copy of the original in this office, John Stewart, civil engineer in charge of records, 10th Oct'r 1882." Facsim. of the L'Enfant plan showing part of the street system of the original. Original version: [1791]. Includes text, notes, and descriptive index of "References." At lower right: N.I. LC copies halved and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Stewart, John - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Lacks printer's statement. Facsim. of ms. L'Enfant plan. Original version: [1791]. Includes texts containing letters dated "Washington ... 1887," notes, descriptive index of "References," and U.S.C. & G.S. insigne. Lacks text below "N.I." At lower right: N.I. In right upper margin: No. 3035a price 50 cents. Some copies have: ... 75 cents. LC copy 1 ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... The earliest extant plan of Washington D.C., known as "The L'Enfant Plan." At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Dark and light inks, watercolors, and lead pencil annotations (some erased). Watermarks: GR, TB, [crown over fleur-de-lis in shield]. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Brittle, torn, faded, missing edge and interior sections, varnished, darkened, and housed between sheets of glass in wooden frame. ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - United States. Commissioner of Public Buildings
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    The Mall as proposed by Pierre L'Enfant 1790 : from the original : [Washington D.C.] At head of title: Jan. 1st 1900. "To accompany annual report of Theo. A. Bingham, June 30th 1901, Col. U.S. Army." "Eng 57 1." LC copy fold-lined, halved, mounted on cloth backing, and annotated in pencil: Copied in 1900 from the L'Enfant plan of the whole city and enlarged. Year 1790 in title crossed out in pencil and replaced with 1791. Annotated in ink: ...
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Grounds - L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Owen, F. D. - Bingham, Theo. A. (Theodore Alfred) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington / Catalog Record Only At upper left: Massa. Mag. 1792. Based on the 1792 Samuel Hill printed version of the L'Enfant plan. On magazine t.p.: Ornamented with a well engraved copperplate representing the city of Washington. Includes latitude/longitude statement and t.p. of: The Massachusetts magazine, or, monthly museum of knowledge and rational entertainment, no. V, for May 1792, v. IV. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and accompanied ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1792
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    Plan of the city of Washington / Catalog Record Only At upper left: N. York Mag. Based on the 1792 printed versions of the L'Enfant plan. On magazine t.p.: Ornamented with a copperplate engraving, representing a plan of the city of Washington. Includes latitude/longitude statement and t.p. of: The New-York magazine, or, literary repository, for June 1792, no. VI, v. III. LC copy mounted on cloth backing and accompanied by negative photocopy. DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington / Catalog Record Only From: The universal asylum, and Columbian magazine, for March 1792. Printed from the same plate as the separately issued Thackara & Vallance imprint of the L'Enfant plan. Includes latitude/longitude statement and magazine t.p. LC copy annotated in pencil in lower margin: The first printed version of the L'Enfant plan, March 1792. Phillips. Washington 1280 DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1792
  • Map
    Topography of the federal city, 1791, with L'Enfant's plan overlaid : [Washington D.C.] / Catalog Record Only Relief shown by contours and shading. Title from typewritten adhesive label affixed to verso. Also on adhesive label: Ozalid print, hand colored. Hand colored in blue pencil to show original hydrography. Includes note and blank areas. LC copy taped and pin-holed. DCP
    • Contributor: Hawkins, Don - L'enfant, Pierre Charles - Don A. Hawkins & Associates (Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 1791
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... Catalog Record Only At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Photographic copy on Kodak paper of the original ms. L'Enfant plan of Washington D.C. in the collection of the Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress. Scale slightly reduced from the original. On typewritten label affixed to verso: This print was produced from an 8 x 10-inch color negative made from the original manuscript map ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1791
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    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... Catalog Record Only At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Photocopy of the ms. L'Enfant plan of Washington in LC G&M Division. Includes text, notes, and descriptive index of "References." At lower right: N.I. LC copy annotated in pencil: Photostat--made in February 1942. DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1791
  • Map
    Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United States, in pursuance of ... Catalog Record Only At upper right: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Photographic copy on Kodak paper of the original ms. L'Enfant plan of Washington D.C. in the collection of the Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress. On typewritten label affixed to verso: This print was produced from a full-size, high contrast panchromatic film negative made for the Library of Congress on Aug. 9, 1988, by ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1791
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    Plan of the city of Washington. Catalog Record Only From Elhanan Winchester's Oration on the discovery of America, London, 1792. Based on the 1792 printed versions of the L'Enfant plan. Includes indexed "Explanations of the plate" and latitude/longitude statement. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1792
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    Plan of the city of Washington / Catalog Record Only Handwritten on information slip at bottom of the original: From "Observations on the River Potomack, the country adjacent, and the city of Washington," (by Tobias Lear) 1793. Based on the Thackara & Vallance plan of 1792. Photocopy of the original in the N.Y. Public Library. Includes latitude/longitude statement and part of hook t.p. LC copy accompanied by negative photocopy. DCP
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles
    • Date: 1793
  • Map
    The 1887 facsimile of the 1791 L'Enfant plan--the Ellicott plan : [Washington D.C.]. Catalog Record Only Shows the present-day street system and river-bank lines superimposed on those of the original L'Enfant plan. At upper right in small cartouche: Office, Commissioner of Public Buildings, D.C. Facsimile of the manuscript L'Enfant plan. Original version: Plan of the city intended for the permanent seat of the government of t[he] United States : projected agreeable to the direction of the President of the United ...
    • Contributor: L'enfant, Pierre Charles - J.L. Sibley Jennings and Associates Architects
    • Date: 1791