Map 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 1800.

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Title
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 1800.
Contributor Names
Russell, John, active 1733-1795.
Created / Published
[London, 1795]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Georgetown (Washington)
Notes
-  Scale 1:19,800.
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings.
-  Also covers Georgetown.
-  From the author's An American atlas, London, 1795.
-  Includes "Remarks" and coat-of-arms.
-  LC copies variously trimmed, missing small sections, fold-lined, laminated, mounted on paper or cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopies.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Copy 5 covered by 2003-625160.
-  5 copies
-  Vault
-  DCP
-  AACR2
Medium
map 40 x 53 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3850 1795 .R8
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.ct004195
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3850.ct006198
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3850.ct006199
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3850.ct006200
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71002258
Online Format
image
Description
Scale 1:19,800. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings. Also covers Georgetown. From the author's An American atlas, London, 1795. Includes "Remarks" and coat-of-arms. LC copies variously trimmed, missing small sections, fold-lined, laminated, mounted on paper or cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopies. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy 5 covered by 2003-625160. 5 copies Vault DCP AACR2
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/gm71002258
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Russell, John, Active. 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. [London, 1795] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/gm71002258/.

APA citation style:

Russell, J. (1795) 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. [London] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/gm71002258/.

MLA citation style:

Russell, John, Active. 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. [London, 1795] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm71002258/>.