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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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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
Names
Reid, John (Cartographer)
Rollinson, William (1762-1842) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Washington, D.C.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1795 (Questionable)
Place: [New York]
Publisher: Publish'd by I. Reid,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-341
Topics
Washington (D.C.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "L. Wayland and C. Smith 1795" deleted from publisher's statement.
Content: Also covers Georgetown.
Content: Includes "Remarks" and coat-of-arms.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Shows block numbers and proposed government buildings.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p.1005
Content: Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Statement of responsibility: Rollinson sculp't N. York.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 40 x 52 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 18256973
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14870326
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9364ca70-c52b-012f-b487-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1795: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "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" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1795. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "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" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (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 1800 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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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