Map Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of the Georgetown Channel

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Title
Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River : surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of the Georgetown Channel
Contributor Names
Burgess, R. W.
Woodruff, I. C.
Callahan, Denis.
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers.
United States. Congress 1857-1858). Senate.
Created / Published
[Washington : s.n.], 1857
Subject Headings
-  Harbors--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Waterfronts--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Nautical charts--Potomac River Estuary
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington--Potomac River Estuary
-  United States--Virginia--Arlington--Potomac River Estuary
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.
-  Oriented with north toward the upper left.
-  Includes note.
-  LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  DCP
Medium
1 map ; 61 x 101 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3851.P55 1857 .B8
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3851p.ct004880
Library of Congress Control Number
87695765
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/87695765
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Chicago citation style:

Burgess, R. W, I. C Woodruff, Denis Callahan, United States Army. Corps Of Topographical Engineers, and United States Congress ). Senate. Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River: surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of the Georgetown Channel. [Washington: s.n, 1857] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/87695765/.

APA citation style:

Burgess, R. W., Woodruff, I. C., Callahan, D., United States Army. Corps Of Topographical Engineers & United States Congress ). Senate. (1857) Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River: surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of the Georgetown Channel. [Washington: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/87695765/.

MLA citation style:

Burgess, R. W, et al. Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River: surveyed by order of the Sec. of War for the Corporation of Georgetown D.C. with a view to the improvement of the Georgetown Channel. [Washington: s.n, 1857] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/87695765/>.