Maps [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.
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Kanawha River Valley
Kanawha River Valley
Kanawha River Valley (W. Va.)
- [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.
- Contributor Names
- Washington, George, 1732-1799.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Real property--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley
- - Land grants--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley
- - Kanawha River Valley (W. Va.)
- - United States--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley
- - Scale ca. 1:40,000.
- - Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
- - Imperfect: Deteriorated along old fold lines.
- - Oriented with north toward the lower left.
- - Has watermarks.
- - Individual surveys dated 1771 through 1774, performed by "Mr. Saml. Lewis" and "Wm. Crawford" with the assistance of John Floyd.
- - Authorship of the map as a composite work ascribed to George Washington in Lawrence Martin's The George Washington atlas.
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1448
- - Includes descriptive index-tables for survey tracts 1-5 and 7-8.
- - Accompanied by a survey certificate describing survey tracts 6 and 7.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Vault
- - AACR2
- map 166 x 75 cm. on 3 sheets 131 x 60 cm. or smaller.
- Call Number
- G3892.K3G46 1774 .W3
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3892k ct000363 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3892k.ct000363
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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