Map Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838

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Title
Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal : made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838
Contributor Names
Stone, William James, 1798-1865.
Kearney, James, -1862.
Turnbull, Wm. (William), 1800-1857.
Fairfax, Wilson M. C.
Ewing, Maskell C.
Alexandria Canal Company.
Created / Published
[Washington? : s.n., 1838?]
Subject Headings
-  Harbors--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Harbors--Virginia--Alexandria--Maps
-  Railroads--Washington (D.C.)--Planning--Maps
-  Railroads--Virginia--Alexandria Region--Planning--Maps
-  Alexandria Canal (Va.)--Maps
-  Nautical charts--Potomac River Estuary
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--Virginia--Alexandria
-  United States--Virginia--Alexandria Region
-  United States--Virginia--Alexandria Canal
-  United States--Potomac River Estuary
Notes
-  Nautical chart with extensive annotations in col. and lead pencils to show proposed railroad routes connecting central Washington and Alexandria (Va.).
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.
-  Oriented with north toward the lower right.
-  Originally printed on 2 sheets.
-  Includes note.
-  LC copy soiled, stained, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Phillips. Washington, 79
-  DCP
-  Vault
Medium
1 map ; 53 x 91 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3851.P55 1838 .S75
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3851p.ct004245
Library of Congress Control Number
90684615
Online Format
image
Description
Nautical chart with extensive annotations in col. and lead pencils to show proposed railroad routes connecting central Washington and Alexandria (Va.). Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Includes note. LC copy soiled, stained, missing edge sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 79 DCP Vault
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/90684615
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Chicago citation style:

Stone, William James, James Kearney, Wm Turnbull, Wilson M. C Fairfax, Maskell C Ewing, and Alexandria Canal Company. Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal: made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838. [Washington?: s.n., ?, 1838] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90684615/. (Accessed October 16, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Stone, W. J., Kearney, J., Turnbull, W., Fairfax, W. M. C., Ewing, M. C. & Alexandria Canal Company. (1838) Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal: made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838. [Washington?: s.n., ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90684615/.

MLA citation style:

Stone, William James, et al. Chart of the head of navigation of the Potomac River shewing the route of the Alexandria Canal: made in pursuance of a resolution of the Alex'a Canal Company Oct. 1838. [Washington?: s.n., ?, 1838] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/90684615/>.