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According to Elizabeth S. , was unearthed from the federal archives, and its brilliance was finally recognized. In 1901 plans went forward to develop the nation’s capital according to L’Enfant’s vision. For all of his difficulties in getting along with people, L’Enfant was a man of honor. , project because he was fired from it. But reflecting later on L’Enfant’s character, Washington wrote that he had never shown any “disloyalty to the creation of his genius [the capital city]. , III. ” Encyclopedia of the American Revolution.

In 1789 L’Enfant wrote to George Washington with his suggestions for the design of the new capital. ” With those words L’Enfant showed himself to be a visionary, a man who looked beyond the present to the nation’s future needs. In 1791 Washington and Thomas Jefferson chose L’Enfant to draw up plans for the new capital city on the Potomac River. L’Enfant worked on the plan for more than a year. His final design was based partly on the Gardens of Versailles in France and partly on the restoration of the city of Rome, Italy, in 1585.

Marquis de Lafayette 273 “Who Served Here? ” Historic Valley Forge. html (accessed on 9/7/99). 274 American Revolution: Biographies Pierre Charles L’Enfant Born August 2, 1754 Paris, France Died June 14, 1825 Near Bladensburg, Maryland Architect, engineer, city planner, army officer P ierre Charles L’Enfant was a French-born architect and engineer. , as well as other public and private buildings. His designs became models for city planners. His grand ideas and haughty attitude caused problems with many of his clients, however, and his life ended in poverty and bitterness.

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