Map [Map of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.].

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Title
[Map of the White House grounds, Washington D.C.].
Created / Published
[180-?]
Subject Headings
-  White House (Washington, D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  Manuscript maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Covers the area bounded by 17th, H, 15th streets N.W., and the Washington Canal.
-  Shows "Presidents House," "Treasury &c.," "War Office" buildings, and block numbers and dimensions for the ends of blocks facing the White House grounds.
-  Drawn between 1798 and 1805 as evidenced by the features shown.
-  In present day area of the Ellipse: Appropriation No. [S?].
-  Title devised by cataloger.
-  Pen-and-ink with addition in blue pencil.
-  Originally drawn on 2 sheets.
-  Stained and missing upper right corner.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Phillips. Washington 1174
-  Vault
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : ms., cloth backing ; 46 x 31 cm., on sheet 58 x 34 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3852.W46 180- .M3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3852w.ct006268
Library of Congress Control Number
88693236
Online Format
image
Description
Covers the area bounded by 17th, H, 15th streets N.W., and the Washington Canal. Shows "Presidents House," "Treasury &c.," "War Office" buildings, and block numbers and dimensions for the ends of blocks facing the White House grounds. Drawn between 1798 and 1805 as evidenced by the features shown. In present day area of the Ellipse: Appropriation No. [S?]. Title devised by cataloger. Pen-and-ink with addition in blue pencil. Originally drawn on 2 sheets. Stained and missing upper right corner. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 1174 Vault DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/88693236
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