Format Maps
Contributors Washington, George
Dates 1780
Location Fort Pitt
Ohio River Watershed
Pittsburgh Region
United States
West Virginia
Language English
Subjects Fort Pitt (Pa.)
Fort Pitt (Pittsburgh)
Ohio River Watershed
Pittsburgh Region
Pittsburgh Region (Pa.)
United States
West Virginia
A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt,
Contributor Names
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Created / Published
[ca. 1780]
Subject Headings
-  Pennsylvania
-  Virginia
-  West Virginia
-  Ohio River Watershed
-  Fort Pitt (Pa.)
-  Pittsburgh Region (Pa.)
-  United States--Pennsylvania
-  United States--Virginia
-  United States--West Virginia
-  United States--Ohio River Watershed
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Fort Pitt (Pittsburgh)
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh Region
-  Scale ca. 1:600,000.
-  Title from verso.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  The title, land tract boundaries with owners' initials, and some place names have been identified as annotations by George Washington made ca. 1780. The author and date of the manuscript map is not known; reference sources indicate between 1758 and 1771.
-  Phillips. Maps of America p. 713
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1332
-  Shows Ohio River watershed in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 440/1; 651/1; 651/2; 651/3; 651/4; 651/6; 700/1
map on sheet 60 x 42 cm.
Call Number
G3820 1780 .W3
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3820 ct000360
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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