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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.

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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.

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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].
Map no. and price do not appear in upper margin.
Includes text and notes.
LC copies variously soiled, fold-lined, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 3 annotated in ink in upper margin: No. 3043 Price 30 cts.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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Date

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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