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Maps [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.

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Title
[Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.
Contributor Names
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
Lewis, Samuel, 1753 or 1754-1822.
Crawford, William, 1732-1782.
Created / Published
1774?]
Subject Headings
-  Real property--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Land grants--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Kanawha River Valley (W. Va.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--West Virginia--Kanawha River Valley
Notes
-  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, 1750-1789, 1448
-  Includes descriptive index-tables for survey tracts 1-5 and 7-8.
-  Accompanied by a survey certificate describing survey tracts 6 and 7.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
map 166 x 75 cm. on 3 sheets 131 x 60 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3892.K3G46 1774 .W3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3892k.ct000363
Library of Congress Control Number
75693268
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/75693268
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=75693268&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Washington, George, Samuel Lewis, and William Crawford. [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others]. [?, 1774] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75693268/. (Accessed July 24, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Washington, G., Lewis, S. & Crawford, W. (1774) [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others]. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75693268/.

MLA citation style:

Washington, George, Samuel Lewis, and William Crawford. [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others]. [?, 1774] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/75693268/>.