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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 / eng'd by W.I. Stone, Wash'n.

Image ID: 976251

A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0 / eng'd by ... ([1820])

Image Details

Image Title

:  A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0 / eng'd by W.I. Stone, Wash'n.

Creator

: Stone, William James, 1798-1865 -- Engraver

Additional Name(s)

: Force, Peter, 1790-1868  -- Publisher
Davis & Force -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1820]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 41 x 54 cm.

Notes

: "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 31th [sic] day of January 1820 by Peter Force of the District of Columbia." Note 2.) Also covers Georgetown. Note 3.) Differs from similar map in showing the wards. Note 4.) Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Note 5.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 11. Note 6.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 7.) Probably from Peter Force's A national calendar, 1820. Note 8.) Shows block numbers and wards.

Standard Reference

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

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. 97-6251 [LHS 11]

Digital ID

: 976251

Record ID

: 253038

Digital Item Published

: 9-22-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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