A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt,
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,...
Washington, George - Crawford, William
Lewis, Samuel - Washington, George - Young, George
[Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.
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,...
Washington, George - Lewis, Samuel - Crawford, William
[Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Frederick County, Va. on the Cacapon River].
Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington Atlas. 1932. Survey plot is located either in Hampshire County or Morgan County, W. Va. Handwritten on verso: William Hughes Junr., plat for 460 acres, 1753, deed drawn. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on linen covered cardboard. Accompanied by handwritten surveying notes of April 4, 1750, signed by George Washington. Martin. George Washington atlas, 14a Available also through the Library...
Map of Jefferson County, VA.
Relief shown by hachures. Shows land ownership. Sun print. Annotated in pencil: Jefferson Co. Copied from S. Howell Brown's "Map of Jefferson County, Virginia," published in 1852. This map was acquired by the Library of Congress in 1948 with the purchase of the papers and maps of Maj. Jedediah Hotchkiss. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 700.5 LC Land ownership maps, 1394 Description derived...
Brown, S. Howell
Moore & Beckly [i.e. Beckley] patent, lot no. 10, Atlantic & North Western R.R. land.
Moore and Beckley patent, lot number 10, Atlantic and North Western R.R. land
Shows 4,000 acres on the Fall Branch of New River, Raleigh County, West Virginia and the names of some residents. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: Lot no. 10, Moore & Beckley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H326 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.