Maps [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.
Kanawha River Valley
Early Works to 1800
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.
- Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 1754-1822.
- Crawford, William, 1732-1782.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Real property--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Land grants--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Kanawha River Valley (W. Va.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
- - 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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