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Designing the nation"s capital

Designing the nation"s capital

the 1901 plan for Washington, D.C.

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Published by U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) -- 20th century,
  • City planning -- Washington (D.C.),
  • Washington (D.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles1901 plan for Washington, D.C.
    StatementSue Kohler and Pamela Scott, editors.
    ContributionsKohler, Sue A., Scott, Pamela, 1944-, United States. Commission of Fine Arts.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 359 p. :
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15977620M
    ISBN 10016075223X
    ISBN 109780160752230
    LC Control Number2007361867
    OCLC/WorldCa83818593

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