Maps A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at the head of Chesapeak Bay. Sketch of the River Elk, at the head of Chesapeak Bay.

Format Maps
Contributors Hunter, John
Dates 1777
Location Big Elk Creek
Chesapeake Bay
United States
Language English
Subjects Big Elk Creek
Big Elk Creek (Pa. and Md.)
Chesapeake Bay
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
Early Works to 1800
Nautical Charts
United States
A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at the head of Chesapeak Bay. Sketch of the River Elk, at the head of Chesapeak Bay.
Contributor Names
Hunter, John, 1737-1821.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Maryland--Big Elk Creek (Pa. and Md.)--Early works to 1800
-  Nautical charts--Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Maryland--Big Elk Creek
-  United States--Maryland--Chesapeake Bay
-  United States--Virginia--Chesapeake Bay
-  Scale ca. 1:72,000 and ca. 1:30,500.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Annotated in handwriting of Admiral Lord Howe: By Mr. Hunter, master of the Eagle.
-  Depths shown by soundings. Navigable channels outlined in pale red wash.
-  Shows landing of the King's troops, opposite Cecil Court House, and Head Qurs.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1413
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 650/2
2 col. maps on sheet 57 x 75 cm.
Call Number
G3842.E5P5 1777 .H6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3842e ar141300
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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Dublin Core Record
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