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Auction 133, Lot 224

"Map of the Cities of Washington and Georgetown D.C.", U.S. Government

Subject: District of Columbia

Period: 1876 (dated)

Publication: Misc. Senate Doc. 22, 45th Congress, 2d Session

Color: Printed Color

20 x 16 inches
50.8 x 40.6 cm
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This plan was drawn to show the "Defective Wood Pavements" proposed to be replaced with stone, concrete and Macadam. Defective streets are delineated in yellow overprinting. Table gives widths of all streets. Legend locates steam railroads, street cars and chariot routes. Published by W.H. & O.H. Morrision. This map was originally issued with a seven-page report written by the Commissioners of the District of Columbia to the U.S. Senate.


Condition: A

Near fine less some very light offsetting visible in lower left quadrant.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/1/2010