Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
Design for the new jail for the Dist. of Columbia. Dec. XV 1856. Edward Clark architect

Design for the new jail for the Dist. of Columbia. Dec. XV 1856. Edward Clark architect

  • save_altThumbnail200x200
  • save_altSmall515x640
  • save_altMedium824x1024
  • save_altLarge1287x1600
  • save_altOriginal3089x3840
description

Summary

Print shows the floor plan and front elevation of the design for a proposed jail for Washington, D.C.; "approved November 7th 1860" by Jacob Thompson, secretary of the Department of the Interior.
Title from item.
Inscribed on stone on lower left: Department of the Interior Washington City Approved November 7th 1860 [signed] J. Thompson Secretary.
Printed at top right: Sen. Ex. Doc. No. 1. 2nd Sess. 36th Cong.
Stamped on lower right corner: Division of Maps Library of Congress Aug 31 1940.
Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

No known restrictions on publication.

Explorejulius bien

Exploreedward clark

Explorethompson jacob

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress, https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2019