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Maps A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law

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Title
A map of the state of Virginia : reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law
Other Title
Map of Virginia
Contributor Names
Böÿe, Herman.
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.
Dawson, E. B.
Giles, William Branch, 1762-1830.
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : H.S. Tanner and E.B. Dawson, 1827]
Subject Headings
-  Virginia--Maps
-  West Virginia--Maps
-  Maryland--Maps
-  Delaware--Maps
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  United States--Virginia
-  United States--West Virginia
-  United States--Maryland
-  United States--Delaware
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  Covers also Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 31st day of October 1827 by W.B. Giles, Governor of the State of Virginia."
-  Prime meridian: Washington.
-  Issued in blue slipcase designed for this map.
-  Annotations of place names on map area in ink (red and black) and pencil.
-  Handwritten annotations on pages [2] and [3] of cover: To Rev. C. Braxton Bryan, given me at the Council that met in Fredericksburg in May-21-24 1879, C.B.B; and This map was the propriety of John Randolph, Roanoke, Virginia.
-  Includes text and tables: References -- Deviation of the Magnetic Needle from the True Meridian -- Memoranda -- Geological Remarks --Situation, Extent, etc. -- Table of Population -- Statistical Table -- Geographical Positions -- Steam Boat Routes -- Altitudes of Mountains &c. in Virginia above Tide water.
-  In pencil on verso: 23598.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copy imperfect: Discoloration, use-worn, missing small internal sections along cut-lines, stained, minor repairs along fold-lines and foxed.
-  Gift; William C. Wooldridge and Norfolk Southern Corporation; Jan. 19, 2013
Medium
1 map : hand col., mounted on cloth backing ; 75 x 122 cm., folded to 20 x 13 cm., in cover 21 x 14 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3880 1827 .B6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3880.ct003676
Library of Congress Control Number
2012589665
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012589665
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2012589665&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Böÿe, Herman, Henry Schenck Tanner, E. B Dawson, and William Branch Giles. A map of the state of Virginia: reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law. [Philadelphia: H.S. Tanner and E.B. Dawson, 1827] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012589665/. (Accessed August 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Böÿe, H., Tanner, H. S., Dawson, E. B. & Giles, W. B. (1827) A map of the state of Virginia: reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law. [Philadelphia: H.S. Tanner and E.B. Dawson] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012589665/.

MLA citation style:

Böÿe, Herman, et al. A map of the state of Virginia: reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law. [Philadelphia: H.S. Tanner and E.B. Dawson, 1827] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2012589665/>.