Map [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]

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Title
[Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]
Contributor Names
Crawford, William, 1732-1782.
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Created / Published
1771.
Subject Headings
-  Real property--West Virginia--Wood County--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Land grants--West Virginia--Wood County--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Wood County (W. Va.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--West Virginia--Wood County
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:20,000.
-  Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington atlas. 1932.
-  Cover title: George Washington; survey of land in Ohio, a grant from the Colony of Virginia to Washington for military services ...
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
-  Oriented with north toward the lower left.
-  Imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 785
-  Annotated by George Washington: Patented in the name of George Washington.
-  Includes table of "River courses & distances" annotated by George Washington and "A table to explain this plat."
-  On verso: Survey for 2,314 acres, bottom-Ohio, made-in-1771.
-  Accompanied by typewritten letter of Sept. 26, 1921, signed "Warren G. Harding," to David G. Joyce, Chicago.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
map 57 x 34 cm. fold. in portfolio 35 x 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3893.W6G46 1771 .C7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3893w.ct000358
Library of Congress Control Number
75690212
Online Format
image
Description
Scale ca. 1:20,000. Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington atlas. 1932. Cover title: George Washington; survey of land in Ohio, a grant from the Colony of Virginia to Washington for military services ... Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Imperfect: Deteriorated along fold lines. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 785 Annotated by George Washington: Patented in the name of George Washington. Includes table of "River courses & distances" annotated by George Washington and "A table to explain this plat." On verso: Survey for 2,314 acres, bottom-Ohio, made-in-1771. Accompanied by typewritten letter of Sept. 26, 1921, signed "Warren G. Harding," to David G. Joyce, Chicago. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
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Chicago citation style:

Crawford, William, and George Washington. [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]. 1771. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75690212/. (Accessed June 25, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Crawford, W. & Washington, G. (1771) [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75690212/.

MLA citation style:

Crawford, William, and George Washington. [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of which is divided into 17 lots]. 1771. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/75690212/>.