Map of Notley Young's Plantation

Title

Map of Notley Young's Plantation

Description

Notley Young's plantation bordering the Potomac was among the lands appropriated for the city of Washington and its public buildings. These site plans show the plantation's original grounds, buildings, slave quarters, overseer's house, gardens, water features, fence lines, and graveyards. Notley Young conveyed eight squares of land from his property for the federal city. The south side of the Mall, in part, incorporates tracts from the Notley Young plantation.

Creator

Source

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division. View original.

Date

1796

Coverage

Original Format

jpg

Physical Dimensions

Original: 33 X 84 Cm.

Description

Notley Young's plantation bordering the Potomac was among the lands appropriated for the city of Washington and its public buildings. These site plans show the plantation's original grounds, buildings, slave quarters, overseer's house, gardens, water features, fence lines, and graveyards. Notley Young conveyed eight squares of land from his property for the federal city. The south side of the Mall, in part, incorporates tracts from the Notley Young plantation.

Creator

Nicholas King

Date

1796

Coverage

Pre-1800s

Source

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division. View original.