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Palisades of the Potomac [Foxhall Cresent], scenery unsurpassed: embracing the additions to Washington of Drovers Rest, White Haven, Toronto Heights, and River View, adjoining Washington and extending along the Potomac River on both sides of the Conduit Road for five miles to the Little Falls

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Palisades of the Potomac [Foxhall Cresent], scenery unsurpassed: embracing the additions to Washington of Drovers Rest, White Haven, Toronto Heights, and River View, adjoining Washington and extending along the Potomac River on both sides of the Conduit Road for five miles to the Little Falls
Additional title: Palisades of the Potomac Land Improvement Co.'s subdivision no. 1, being part of "White Haven."
Names
Brewer, H. W. (Henry W.) (Surveyor)
Clark, Jacob P. (Associated name)
Cottrell, Edward B. (Associated name)
Palisades of the Potomac Land Improvement Company (Publisher)
Bell Litho. Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Washington, D.C.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Palisades of the Potomac Land Improvement Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5663
Topics
Real property -- Washington (D.C.)
Palisades (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
Genres
Maps
Cadastral maps
Aerial views
Notes
Statement of responsibility: H.W. Brewer, surveyor.
Date: "June 23rd 1890."
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1890 by Jacob P. Clark and E.B. Cottrell, trustees ..."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 27 x 27 cm, within margin 73 x 44 cm, on sheet 77 x 50 cm
Description
Includes text, notes, location map, and views of buildings and landscapes.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 88693034
RLIN/OCLC: 17872506
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644470
Folder number: US050.3.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36fdc130-f079-0134-63d9-1d2c867f296a
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Palisades of the Potomac [Foxhall Cresent], scenery unsurpassed" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/42534df0-f079-0134-5ae5-081a344ae053

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Palisades of the Potomac [Foxhall Cresent], scenery unsurpassed" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/42534df0-f079-0134-5ae5-081a344ae053

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1890). Palisades of the Potomac [Foxhall Cresent], scenery unsurpassed Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/42534df0-f079-0134-5ae5-081a344ae053

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Palisades of the Potomac [Foxhall Cresent], scenery unsurpassed