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Territory of Columbia / drawn by And'w Ellicott.

Image ID: 433923

Territory of Columbia / drawn by And'w Ellicott. ([1794])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Territory of Columbia / drawn by And'w Ellicott.

Creator

: Ellicott, Andrew, 1754-1820 -- Cartographer

Published Date

: [1794]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 56 x 55 cm.

Notes

: "First topographical survey of the District"--Phillips. Note 2.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 1. Note 3.) 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. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) Oriented with north toward the upper left. Note 6.) Printed along city boundary: Out lines of the city of Washington with the grand avenues and principal streets leading through the public appropriations. Note 7.) Relief shown by hachures.

Standard Reference

: Phillips, P.L. Maps and views of Washington and District of Columbia, p. 21; Phillips. Maps of America, p. 265

Source

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

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 00-412 [Filed with D.C. 1792]

Digital ID

: 433923

Record ID

: 252776

Digital Item Published

: 2-26-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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