Format Maps
Contributors Böÿe, Herman
Böÿe, Herman
Dates 1827
Location Delaware
Maryland
United States
Virginia
Washington
Washington D.C.
West Virginia
Language English
Subjects Delaware
District of Columbia
Maryland
United States
Virginia
Washington
Washington (D.C.)
West Virginia
Title
A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law /
Other Title
Map of Virginia
Description
Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia." Prime meridian: Washington. Issued in blue slipcase designed for this map. DLC Annotations of place names on map area in ink (red and black) and pencil. Handwritten annotations on pages [2] and [3] of cover: To Rev. C. Braxton Bryan, given me at the Council that met in Fredericksburg in May-21-24 1879, C.B.B; and This map was the propriety of John Randolph, Roanoke, Virginia. Includes text and tables: References -- Deviation of the Magnetic Needle from the True Meridian -- Memoranda -- Geological Remarks --Situation, Extent, etc. -- Table of Population -- Statistical Table -- Geographical Positions -- Steam Boat Routes -- Altitudes of Mountains &c. in Virginia above Tide water. In pencil on verso: 23598. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Discoloration, use-worn, missing small internal sections along cut-lines, stained, minor repairs along fold-lines and foxed. DLC Gift; William C. Wooldridge and Norfolk Southern Corporation; Jan. 19, 2013 DLC 1 map : hand col., mounted on cloth backing ; 75 x 122 cm., folded to 20 x 13 cm., in cover 21 x 14 cm.
Contributor Names
Böÿe, Herman.
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : H.S. Tanner and E.B. Dawson, 1827]
Subject Headings
-  Virginia
-  West Virginia
-  Maryland
-  Delaware
-  Washington (D.C.)
-  United States--Virginia
-  United States--West Virginia
-  United States--Maryland
-  United States--Delaware
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia."
-  Prime meridian: Washington.
-  Issued in blue slipcase designed for this map. DLC
-  Annotations of place names on map area in ink (red and black) and pencil.
-  Handwritten annotations on pages [2] and [3] of cover: To Rev. C. Braxton Bryan, given me at the Council that met in Fredericksburg in May-21-24 1879, C.B.B; and This map was the propriety of John Randolph, Roanoke, Virginia.
-  Includes text and tables: References -- Deviation of the Magnetic Needle from the True Meridian -- Memoranda -- Geological Remarks --Situation, Extent, etc. -- Table of Population -- Statistical Table -- Geographical Positions -- Steam Boat Routes -- Altitudes of Mountains &c. in Virginia above Tide water.
-  In pencil on verso: 23598.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy imperfect: Discoloration, use-worn, missing small internal sections along cut-lines, stained, minor repairs along fold-lines and foxed. DLC
-  Gift; William C. Wooldridge and Norfolk Southern Corporation; Jan. 19, 2013 DLC
Medium
1 map : hand col., mounted on cloth backing ; 75 x 122 cm., folded to 20 x 13 cm., in cover 21 x 14 cm.
Call Number
G3880 1827 .B6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3880 ct003676 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3880.ct003676
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2012589665
http://lccn.loc.gov/2012589665


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