TITLE

A Neighborhood Is Born

AUTHOR(S)
Scott, Pamela
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Cobblestone;Jan2013, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the history of Washington, D.C., and describes Congress choosing the site for the U.S. capital in 1790 and U.S. President George Washington hiring French engineer Pierre Charles L'Enfant to design the layout of the city.
ACCESSION #
84542692

 

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