This excellent map of the capitol city is with major buildings and sites including the Presidents House, Washington Monument, Patent Office, National Observatory, Poor House, the Smithsonian Institute, etc. Street details and railroads are shown as well. Engraved by W.H. Gamble. Surrounded by the customary floral and ribbon border. The verso contains a Plan of Baltimore.
1878 Mitchell Map of Wahington D.C. and Baltimore
Plan of the City of Washington, The Capitol of the United Statrs of America [Verso] Plan of Baltimore
Map Maker Specifics
S Mitchell, 1878, Philadelphia
11 X 13.5 in. plus margins
Very Good. Nice sharp colors, slight age toning.