MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT...COMMUNICATING A REPORT OF THE SURVEYOR OF THE PUBLIC BUILDINGS AT THE CITY OF WASHINGTON, ON THE SUBJECT OF THE SAID BUILDINGS, AND THE APPLICATION OF THE MONIES APPROPRIATED FOR THEM.

Washington. 1805. 12pp. Dbd. Slightly trimmed. Very good. Item #WRCAM31885

President Jefferson transmits a report to the House and Senate from the famed architect, Benjamin Henry Latrobe, on progress made and expected on public buildings in the District of Columbia during the previous year, specifically on construction of the Capitol, but with some information on the President's mansion as well. Latrobe includes a detailed discussion of the office space in the south wing of the Capitol. Shaw & Shoemaker locate only two copies, and OCLC adds one more. Scarce. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 9566. OCLC 42577316.

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