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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.

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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Summary

Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings.
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Also covers Georgetown.
Facsimile.
Original version: Engrav'd by Thackara & Vallance Philad'a 1792. [Philadelphia : s.n., 1792].
Includes text, notes, and coat-of-arms.
At upper left of some copies: No. 3035 price 30 cents.
LC copies variously fold-lined, missing small edge sections, halved, annotated in pencil, laminated, and mounted on cloth backing.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
3 copies
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Date

01/01/1792
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Contributors

Ellicott, Andrew, 1754-1820.
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Thackara & Vallance.
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Library of Congress
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