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    Plan of the city of Washington: seat of government of the United States, drawn from the original plan adopted and signed by J. Adams, president of the U.S., by W. Elliot. c 1833. Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. (547 kb)
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    Library of Congress-American Memory: Panoramic Maps 1847-1929, D.C. Maps The Library of Congress website contains lithographic panoramic views of the District of Columbia. The above link takes you to a list of D.C. maps. Images are in MrSID format and can be zoomed on the website. Users can also download images in MrSID format.

    If map image is not clear, cursor to the lowere right corner of the image. If it can be enlarged, an icon will appear. Click it to enlarge image.

    Matthew Gilmore, November 2003 (prev: August 2003)


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