Skip to main content

↓ Refine your search

  • Map

    [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first lar...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Crawford, William - Washington, George
    • Date: 1771
  • Map

    Map of the property of the Western Mining & Manufacturing Co....

    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?
  • Map

    Map showing the location of the "Herr" lands, Grant County, W...

    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
  • Map

    Palmer's farm map of Brooke County, W. Va.

    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
  • Map

    Hunt's improved map of Wetzel County, W. V.

    Cadastral map of selected townships (named) showing warranty tracts (numbered) and real-property tracts with owners' names. Hand col. to emphasize township boundaries. "Entered according to act of Congress by W.F. Peterson Jr." LC Land ownership maps, 1409 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Darkened, stains, mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Hunt, J. P. (john P.) - Tucker, Thomas - Krebs, Otto - Hunt, J. P.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Map showing location lot no. 10 of Moore & Beckley patent, Ra...

    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?
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    [Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing l...

    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
  • Map

    [Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Fre...

    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
  • Map

    Palmer's 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
  • Map

    Map of the "Kanawha City" estates, Kanawha County, West Virgi...

    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
  • Map

    Farm line map of Cass, Grant & Clay dist's. Monongalia Co. an...

    Shows the names of some residents. Blue-line print. Copy imperfect: Torn along vertical fold.

    • Contributor: Monongahela Valley Engineering Company
    • Date: 1915
  • Map

    Map of Jefferson County, West Virginia

    Shows district boundaries and land ownership.

    • Contributor: Brown, S. Howell
    • Date: 1883
  • Map

    Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botet...

    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
  • Map

    [Map of Royal Land Company of Virginia lands in Rockingham, a...

    Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, watercolor, and pencil over pencil grid on 3 sheets pasted together sectioned in 2, and mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H269 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 330 crossed out.

    • Contributor: Oltmanns, C. W. - Royal Land Company
    • Date: 1877
  • Map

    Plat of the partition of Moore & Beckley survey of 170,038 a....

    "Surveyed for Andrew Moore & John Beckley, Nov. 2nd, 1794." Shows names of some residents. Pen-an-ink and pencil over col. grid, mounted on cloth. Includes notes. In upper right corner in red ink: Moore & Beckley patent. "Plat copied from bundle of 'cases ended." In the lower left corner: Sev. P. Ker. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H327 In pencil on verso: 223. ...

    • Date: 1794
  • Map

    [Survey of a tract of land on Twelve Pole Creek, Wayne County...

    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?
  • Map

    Map showing location &c. of "Middleton" coal lands, Fayette C...

    Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H261 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. "Plate no. 3." In pencil on verso: 204.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1882
  • Map

    Map of Berk[eley] County, Virginia

    Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. Title partially obscured. Sun print. LC Land ownership maps, 1380 In top right corner: No. 12. Includes inset of "Plat of Martinsburg" and table of statistics. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Discoloration, losses along edges.

    • Contributor: Kearfott, Jno P.
    • Date: 1847
  • Map

    Hale's 8225 A Cabin Cr.

    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
  • Map

    Palmer's 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
  • Map

    [Sketch of the Riverside Iron Works and other properties, in ...

    Title from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and crayon, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H260 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Includes notes. In pencil on verso: 370. Imperfect: Top left corner wanting.

    • Date: 1870
  • Map

    Tract no. 1, plat of Wm. T. Mann, 1,147 A. patent : according...

    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?
  • Map

    Moore & Beckly [i.e. Beckley] patent, lot no. 10, Atlantic & ...

    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?
  • Map

    Sketch map showing location of 5,007 acres of Elkhorn Fork, W...

    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?
  • Map

    Plat of lands lying between Mann's and Kenney's Creeks in Fay...

    Shows names of some residents. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H319 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Date: 1880
  • Map

    Dr. 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
  • Map

    Map of the "Slaughter's Creek" coal & timber lands, 2,907 acr...

    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
  • Map

    Copy of map of Ellen Smith 10,000 acres, Raleigh Co., W. Va. ...

    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?
  • Map

    Map of Greenbrier County, W.Va. : from actual survey

    Shows administrative boundaries and the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 1385 Copy imperfect: Darkened, torn and losses along fold-lined, mounted on cloth. In lower left corner stamped in blue ink: 239A. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Harrison, H. H. - Handley, J. O. - A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1887
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Map showing land holdings in Muddlety Cr. Coal Field in Nicho...

    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
  • Map

    Map of Berkeley County, West Virginia

    Shows administrative boundaries and the names of some residents. Relief shown by hachures. "E.P. Noll & Co., map publishers, 17 North Sixth St., Philadelphia." "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1894 by J. Baker Kearfott in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, DC." LC Land ownership maps, 1381 Copy imperfect: Shellacked, torn in half along vertical fold, mounted ...

    • Contributor: Kearfott, J. Baker - E.P. Noll & Co.
    • Date: 1894
  • Map

    Plats of the Wilson Cary Nicholas surveys (from the originals...

    Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H217 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1795
  • Map

    Farm line map of Marshall Co., 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