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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.
Facsim. of the Samuel Hill engraving of 1792.
Original version: [Boston : s.n., 1792].
Includes text and notes.
LC copies accompanied by positive and negative photocopies of another exemplar with annotations in ink. Copy 1 mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 torn and annotated in ink in left upper margin: No. 3043, price 30 [cents].
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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01/01/1792
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Contributors

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