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 MDCCC.

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Map shows street names, block numbers, select buildings, military fortifications, canals, bridges, and marshland for the District of Columbia. Includes text notes "Observations explanatory of the Plan" and "Breadth of the Streets." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:24,000].

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1 map : 48 x 59 cm.

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Norris Peters Co. [1890..1900].

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Map shows street names, block numbers, select buildings, military fortifications, canals, bridges, and marshland for the District of Columbia. Includes text notes "Observations explanatory of the Plan" and "Breadth of the Streets." Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:24,000].

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1 map : 48 x 59 cm.

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In upper left corner: No. 3035; in upper right corner: illustration.

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  • [1890..1900]

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  • 1890 - 1910

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  • March 8, 2013, 9:50 p.m.

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  • June 29, 2015, 6:40 p.m.

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Norris Peters Co. 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 MDCCC., map, [1890..1900]; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth298612/: accessed October 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.