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Maps Copy Major John Thornton's platt.

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Copy Major John Thornton's platt.
Contributor Names
Eppes, Francis.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Jefferson, Thomas,--1743-1826--Homes & haunts--Virginia--Goochland County
-  Real property--Virginia--Goochland County--Maps
-  Manuscript maps
-  United States--Virginia--Goochland County
-  Thomas Jefferson's copy of a 1718 survey by Francis Eppes of property at the junction of the Rivanna and Fluvanna Rivers.
-  Gift; Janet Hall; Mar. 10 1995.
-  Accompanied by manuscript letter and photo copy of verso of letter attached to topographic map of Elk Hill region.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes Thomas Jefferson's signature and descriptive index to property boundaries.
-  Imperfect: Folded in fourths with slight discoloration and spotting in bottom right corner.
1 ms. map ; 20 x 30 cm, on sheet 38 x 32 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3883.G6G46 1718 .E7
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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Online Format
LCCN Permalink
Library of Congress Online Catalog
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MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Eppes, Francis, and Thomas Jefferson. Copy Major John Thornton's platt. [177-?] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed October 26, 2016.)

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