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.
Thackara & Vallance.
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : s.n., 1792]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps--To 1800
-  Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)--Maps--To 1800
-  Real property--Washington (D.C.)--Maps--To 1800
-  United States--District of Columbia--Georgetown (Washington)
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings.
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Also covers Georgetown.
-  Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms.
-  Soiled, mounted on cloth backing, edged with artificial leather stripping, partially hand col., and annotated in ink: The squares coloured Red and these from which Morris & Nicholson were excluded a right of selection ... Hamburgh.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Phillips. Washington, L279
-  Vault
-  DCP
Medium
1 map ; 51 x 68 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3850 1792 .E45
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3850.ct004180
Library of Congress Control Number
88694160
Online Format
image
Description
Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Also covers Georgetown. Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms. Soiled, mounted on cloth backing, edged with artificial leather stripping, partially hand col., and annotated in ink: The squares coloured Red and these from which Morris & Nicholson were excluded a right of selection ... Hamburgh. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, L279 Vault DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/88694160
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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. https://www.loc.gov/item/88694160/.

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/88694160/.

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, <www.loc.gov/item/88694160/>.