Plan of the City of Washington

Order Code: MIT-78-DC Category:

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This map was produced by Augustus Mitchell in 1878 for his New General Atlas. Highlights of this map are Mitchells traditional grapevine border, characteristic pastel coloring and abundant details of geographical features. The city plan of Washington D.C. is illustrated on this map. Surrounding towns and neighborhoods are distinguished by color. National monuments and historical buildings in the US capital are distinguished clearly. This 1878 map offers a fascinating perspective of areas that have since undergone significant growth and change, in addition to the value as great examples of Mitchell’s classic mapmaking style.


Size: 13.5 x 11 inches
Condition: Very Good
Map Maker: S. Augustus Mitchell
Coloring: Original Hand Color
Year: 1878

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