Father Curley's campus map, 1854

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Title

Father Curley's campus map, 1854

Subject

Georgetown College; Campus Map; 19th century

Description

This map was created by Father James Curley, S.J. circa 1854. Father Curley was a Professor of Physics, Mathematics, and Botany at Georgetown and was instrumental in the building of the campus Observatory. This map does not show a separate quarters for enslaved people, but it does identify sites of labor on campus, including a bakery and shoemaker, where enslaved people might have worked.

Creator

Georgetown University Archives

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1854

Contributor

Lynn Conway, Julia Bernier

Rights

Georgetown University Library

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Map

Identifier

GSA268

Files

Citation

Georgetown University Archives , “Father Curley's campus map, 1854 ,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed September 25, 2018, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/289.

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