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A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0

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Names
Force, Peter (1790-1868 ) (Publisher)
Stone, William James (1798-1865) (Engraver)
Davis & Force (Publisher)
Collection

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

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1820
Place Term: Washington, D.C. :
Publisher: Davis & Force,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6251 [LHS 11]
Topics
Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) -- Maps --
Washington (D.C.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps --
Washington (D.C.) -- Maps --
Notes
Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 31th [sic] day of January 1820 by Peter Force of the District of Columbia."

Content : Also covers Georgetown.

Content : Differs from similar map in showing the wards.

Content : Includes ill. and index to points of interest.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 11.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Probably from Peter Force's A national calendar, 1820.

Content : Shows block numbers and wards.

Citation/reference : Variant of Phillips, P.L. List of maps and views of Washington and District of Columbia, p. 29

Statement of Responsibility: Eng'd by W.I. Stone, Wash'n.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 41 x 54 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 49606255
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15385776
UUID: e4c15150-c5d4-012f-d54b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1790: Creator Born
  • 1820: Issued
  • 1868: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1820. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eee4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eee4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1820). A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eee4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0