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Maps General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758 : this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio J. Potts" in the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

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Title
General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758 : this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio J. Potts" in the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Other Title
General Forbes' marching jurnal [sic] to the Ohio, J. Potts
Contributor Names
Forbes, John, 1710-1759.
Potts, John, 1738-
McGowan, Wm. D. (William D.)
Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Created / Published
[1890?]
Subject Headings
-  Forbes Expedition against Fort Duquesne, Pa., 1758--Maps, Manuscript
-  Military roads--Pennsylvania--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Pennsylvania--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--Pennsylvania
Notes
-  Shows the route westward in Pennsylvania from Loudon, via Littleton, Fort Bedford, Stony Brook, Fort Ligonier, Washington's Camp, to Pittsburgh (Ohio River).
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Title from westernmost panel.
-  Manuscript: pen-and-ink (black) and graphite pencil.
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Indicates nature of the adjacent landscape along the hatched route line.
-  The date of the final rendering of the route by Dr. McGowan is not known (approximate).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
Medium
1 ms. map ; on tracing-linen ; 49 x 202 cm., folded to 49 x 52 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3821.S26 1758 .P6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3821s.ar303500
Library of Congress Control Number
2008620550
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2008620550
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2008620550&searchType=1&recCount=10
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MODS Record
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Chicago citation style:

Forbes, John, John Potts, Wm. D McGowan, and Historical Society Of Pennsylvania. [General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758: this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal sic to the Ohio J. Potts" in the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania]. [?, 1758] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008620550/. (Accessed September 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Forbes, J., Potts, J., McGowan, W. D. & Historical Society Of Pennsylvania. (1758) [General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758: this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal sic to the Ohio J. Potts" in the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania]. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2008620550/.

MLA citation style:

Forbes, John, et al. [General Forbes' route on the march against Fort Du Quesne, 1758: this map is a copy of the original map, "General Forbes' marching jurnal sic to the Ohio J. Potts" in the collection of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania]. [?, 1758] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2008620550/>.