Awesome: Plan of the City of Washington (1795) Featured, GoDCers Love Maps Fri May 10th, 2013 1 Comment Another amazing map, courtesy of David Rumsey. The map is based on the first official plan of the city, published by Andrew Ellicott in 1792. 1795 Plan of the City of Washington Source: David Rumsey map collection. Like Ghosts of DC on Facebook Get more GoDC posts by emailSign up to receive our great posts right in your inbox! Tags 1790s Amazon.com Widgets SheilaG Outstanding Map!