"Plan of the City of Washington. The Capitol of the United States of America", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus
Subject: Washington D.C.
Period: 1861 (dated)
Publication: New General Atlas
Color: Hand Color
13.5 x 11 inches
34.3 x 27.9 cm
Nice example of this map with major buildings and sites noted including the Presidents House, Washington Monument and the Smithsonian Institute. Engraved by W.H. Gamble. Surrounded by a floral and ribbon border, which appeared in Mitchell's atlases from 1863-66.
References: Phillips (DC) #PW213, p. 52.; cf. Manasek #117.
Original color with very minor soiling.