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    [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others. 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, ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George - Lewis, Samuel - Crawford, William
    • Date: 1774
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    Palmer's farm map of Brooke County, W. Va.
    Farm map of Brooke County, West Virginia
    Shows the names of some residents. Blue-line print. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Palmer, John C.
    • Date: 1905
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    [Survey of a tract of land on Twelve Pole Creek, Wayne County, West Virginia]. Oriented with north to the left. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pencil and crayon over 8-inch pencil grid on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H328 Imperfect: Large holes along fold lines and edges. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 188?
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    Hale's 8225 A Cabin Cr.
    Hale's 8225 A Cabin Creek
    General map not showing coal mines or timber lands. Shows portion of Kanawha County, West Virginia. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H253 In pencil: 445. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
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    Farm line map of Cass, Grant & Clay dist's. Monongalia Co. and part of Paw Paw Dist. Marion Co., W. Va.
    Farm line map of Cass, Grant and Clay districts Monongalia County and part of Paw Paw District Marion County, West Virginia
    Shows the names of some residents. Blue-line print. Copy imperfect: Torn along vertical fold.
    • Contributor: Monongahela Valley Engineering Company
    • Date: 1915
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    Map showing the location of the "Herr" lands, Grant County, W. Va.
    Map showing the location of the "Kerr" coal & timber lands, Grant Co., W. Va.
    Pen-and-ink on 3 separate sheets, taped together along the edge, and mounted between sheets of transparent paper. Pencil (some col.), mounted between sheets of transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H322 Includes a geological cross section: Geological section across Upper Potomac Coalfield. In ink and pencil: 982(a), 982(b), 982(c). Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1892
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    Map of Jefferson County, VA. Relief shown by hachures. Shows land ownership. Sun print. Annotated in pencil: Jefferson Co. Copied from S. Howell Brown's "Map of Jefferson County, Virginia," published in 1852. This map was acquired by the Library of Congress in 1948 with the purchase of the papers and maps of Maj. Jedediah Hotchkiss. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 700.5 LC Land ownership maps, 1394 Description derived ...
    • Contributor: Brown, S. Howell
    • Date: 1862
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    Palmer's farm map of Brooke County, West Virginia
    Farm map of Brooke County, West Virginia
    Shows coal mines, oil and gas wells, and the names of some residents. Blue-line print. "This map is fully protected by copyright. No part thereof can be copied without permission." Includes explanations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Torn along fold-line.
    • Contributor: Palmer, John C.
    • Date: 1914
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    Dr. Hale's map of Cabin Creek lands.
    Doctor Hale's map of Cabin Creek lands
    General map not showing coal mines or timber lands. Shows portion of Kanawha County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Title on verso partially obscured by mounting. Pen-and-ink and pencil mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H253 In pencil on verso: 472. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 1893
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    Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botetourt Coun[t]y. Surveyed for George Washington 2950 acres of land (by virtue of a warrant for 5,000 acres granted by His ... Scale not given. Title from certificate mounted below map. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated along old fold lines. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermark. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1449 Annotated by George Washington: This tract of 2982 (which in a copy taken by Mr. G. Young is called 2950) acres, was surveyed by Mr. Saml. Lewis, surveyor of Bottetourt. On verso: ...
    • Contributor: Lewis, Samuel - Washington, George - Young, George
    • Date: 1774
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    Map of Jefferson County, West Virginia Shows district boundaries and land ownership.
    • Contributor: Brown, S. Howell
    • Date: 1883
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    Map of the property of the Western Mining & Manufacturing Co. situate on Drody's Creek, Coal River Peytona, Boone County, Western Virginia Shows the names of some residents. Date taken from LC jacket note. Oriented with north toward bottom. Copy imperfect: Very brittle, losses along edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: T. Sinclair's Lith
    • Date: 185?
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    Tract no. 1, plat of Wm. T. Mann, 1,147 A. patent : according to patent calls, corrected by lat. & dep.
    Tract number 1, plat of William T. Mann, 1,147 acres patent
    Shows area near New River in Fayette County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.), mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H320 Includes inset. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 187?
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    Map of the "Kanawha City" estates, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States of America Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink, pencil, crayon, and watercolor, mounted on cloth. In ink on verso obscured by mounting: Map no. 1, Kanawha City Estates. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H337 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 483.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of Gauly Farm, 1722 acres. Shows the farm near the mouth of New River, at Gauley, Fayette County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H321 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 415.
    • Date: 1868
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    Farm line map of Marshall Co., West Virginia
    Farm line map of Marshall County, West Virginia
    Shows the names of some residents. Blue-line print. Copy imperfect: Torn in half along vertical fold. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Hogg, J.
    • Date: 1909
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    Map showing land holdings in Muddlety Cr. Coal Field in Nicholas Co., W. Va. Pen-and-ink and crayon, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H262 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 489.
    • Contributor: Reddy, Walter Comfort
    • Date: 1895
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    Moore & Beckly [i.e. Beckley] patent, lot no. 10, Atlantic & North Western R.R. land.
    Moore and Beckley patent, lot number 10, Atlantic and North Western R.R. land
    Shows 4,000 acres on the Fall Branch of New River, Raleigh County, West Virginia and the names of some residents. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: Lot no. 10, Moore & Beckley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H326 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Date: 188?
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    Palmer's farm map of Brooke County, West Virginia
    Farm map of Brooke County, West Virginia
    Shows coal mines, oil and gas wells, and the names of some residents. Blue-line print. "This map is fully protected by copyright. No part thereof can be copied without permission." Includes explanations. Copy imperfect: Torn along fold-line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Palmer, John C.
    • Date: 1912
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    Map showing location lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley patent, Raleigh Co., W. Va. (10,000 a. included). Pen-and-ink and pencil on paper, mounted on cloth. On verso, obscured by mounting: Lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H325 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 490.
    • Date: 188?
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    Map of the "Slaughter's Creek" coal & timber lands, 2,907 acres, Kanawha County, West Virginia, U.S. America Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink and pencil (some col.) with a pasted correction square in lower right corner, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H263 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of Jefferson County, Virginia Shows Jefferson County before the formation of West Virginia in 1863.
    • Contributor: Brown, S. Howell
    • Date: 1852
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    Copy of map of Ellen Smith 10,000 acres, Raleigh Co., W. Va. from actual transit survey Oriented with north toward the right. Pen-and-ink on tracing cloth, sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H324 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 465 crossed out.
    • Contributor: Miller, M. E.
    • Date: 188?
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    Sketch map showing location of 5,007 acres of Elkhorn Fork, W. Va. coal & timber lands. Shows property in McDowell County, West Virginia and names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on brown paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H323 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 219.
    • Date: 187?
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    [Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Frederick County, Va. on the Cacapon River]. Title from Lawrence Martin's The George Washington Atlas. 1932. Survey plot is located either in Hampshire County or Morgan County, W. Va. Handwritten on verso: William Hughes Junr., plat for 460 acres, 1753, deed drawn. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on linen covered cardboard. Accompanied by handwritten surveying notes of April 4, 1750, signed by George Washington. Martin. George Washington atlas, 14a Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Washington, George
    • Date: 1750