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Title
Territory of Columbia
Names
Ellicott, Andrew (1754-1820) (Cartographer)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1794
Place: Philadelphia? :
Publisher: s.n.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-412 [Filed with D.C. 1792]
Topics
Arlington County (Va.) -- Maps, Topographic -- Early works to 1800
Washington (D.C.) -- Maps, Topographic -- Early works to 1800
Notes
Content: "First topographical survey of the District"--Phillips.
Content: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 1.
Content: Map Div. 00-412 has typescript of extract from: List of Maps and Views of Washington and District of Columbia in the Library of Congress, by P. Lee Phillips pasted on verso of map.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Oriented with north toward the upper left.
Content: Printed along city boundary: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations.
Citation/reference: Phillips, P.L. Maps and views of Washington and District of Columbia, p. 21
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 265
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: drawn by And'w Ellicott.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 56 x 55 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 18257076
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14970585
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1042d90-c5d4-012f-9b1a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1754: Creator Born
  • 1794: Issued
  • 1820: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Territory of Columbia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1794. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Territory of Columbia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1794). Territory of Columbia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-edef-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Territory of Columbia