Map Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York.

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Title
Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington : the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York.
Contributor Names
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.
J.H. Colton & Co.
Lang & Laing Lith.
Created / Published
New York : J.H. Colton, [1855]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)--Maps
-  Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington--Georgetown
-  Middle Atlantic States
Notes
-  City map shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York."
-  Includes ill.
-  "No. 1."
-  LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed, fold-lined, and annotated in pencil. Copy 2 also darkened, shellacked, and missing small sections.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  DCP
Medium
2 maps on 1 sheet : hand col. ; 32 x 36 cm. and 32 x 26 cm., sheet 41 x 70 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3850 1855 .C6
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/g3850.ct004367
Library of Congress Control Number
88694033
Online Format
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Description
City map shows block numbers, wards, extent of built-up area, and major buildings. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress ... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... New York." Includes ill. "No. 1." LC copies mounted on cloth backing. Copy 1 also trimmed, fold-lined, and annotated in pencil. Copy 2 also darkened, shellacked, and missing small sections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/88694033
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Chicago citation style:

Colton, J. H, J.H. Colton & Co, and Lang & Laing Lith. Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington: the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York. [New York: J.H. Colton, 1855] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/88694033/.

APA citation style:

Colton, J. H., J.H. Colton & Co & Lang & Laing Lith. (1855) Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington: the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York. [New York: J.H. Colton] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/88694033/.

MLA citation style:

Colton, J. H, J.H. Colton & Co, and Lang & Laing Lith. Colton's Georgetown and the city of Washington: the capital of the United States of America ; Colton's map showing part of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York. [New York: J.H. Colton, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88694033/>.