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Committee on the Centennial Celebration of the Establishment of the Seat of Government in the District of Columbia.
Celebration of the one hundredth anniversary of the Establishment of the Seat of Government in the District of Columbia.
Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1901
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Van Zandt Cox; Ainsworth Rand Spofford; W B Bryan; Gaillard Hunt; Arthur Jeffrey Parsons; Samuel C Busey; Committee on the Centennial Celebration of the Establishment of the Seat of Government in the District of Columbia.; United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Printing.
|Notes:||At head of title: 1800-1900.
"The arrangements for the celebration were made, by authority of an act of Congress, under the direction of a joint executive committee, made up of representatives of the two houses of Congress, of the governors of the states and territories, and of citizens of the District of Columbia."--Page 15.
Printed according to act of Congress approved March 3, 1901. Public, 136.
|Description:||343 pages : plates, 2 portrait on 1 plate, folded plans, facsimiles (some color) ; 30 cm|
|Contents:||Appendix. The coming of the white man, and the founding of the national capital / by Ainsworth R. Spofford --
Removal of the government to the District of Columbia in 1800 / by Ainsworth R. Spofford --
Removal of the seat of government to Washington / by. W.B. Bryan --
The centennial of the permanent seat of the government of the United States / by Samuel C. Busey --
Locating the capital / by Gaillard Hunt --
Sketch of the various forms of local government in the District of Columbia : with list of Washington city officials [1802-1898] / by W.B. Bryan --
Plans for treating that portion of the District of Columbia south of Pennsylvania Avenue and north of B Street S.W., and for a connection between Potomac and Zoological parks --
Books, pamphlets, periodicals, maps and original plans of the "centennial exhibition" in the Division of prints, Library of Congress / compiled by Arthur J. Parsons --
Beautifying the national capital / by W.V. Cox.
|Other Titles:||National capital centennial, 1900
Centennial celebration of the establishment of the seat of government in the District of Columbia
|Responsibility:||compiled by William V. Cox under the direction of the Joint Committee on Printing.|