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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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    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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    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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    Plat of lands lying between Mann's and Kenney's Creeks in Fayette Co., West Virginia, owned by Echols, Bell & Catlette, January 1880. 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
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    [Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom on the east side of the Ohio River, 3 or 4 miles below the mouth, a portion of ... 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
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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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    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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    Map of Jefferson County, West Virginia Shows district boundaries and land ownership.
    • Contributor: Brown, S. Howell
    • Date: 1883
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    Plats of the Wilson Cary Nicholas surveys (from the originals) made in Wythe and Russell Counties, Virginia, now Mercer, Raleigh, Wyoming, McDowell, and Logan counties, West Virginia 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
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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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    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?
  • Map
    [Map of Royal Land Company of Virginia lands in Rockingham, and Augusta counties Virginia, and Pendleton County, West Virginia] 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
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    Map of Berk[eley] County, Virginia
    Map of Berkeley, 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
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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 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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    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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    Plan of a tract of land (marked in the General Plan no. 7), containing in the whole 5000 acres, & divided into 20 plantations of 250 acres each, situate on a left ... Covers part of Harrison County (W.Va.) "Survey'd for Sam'l Young, Ase'e of William Jones, 5000 Acres of Land, in Harrison County, on a Land Office Treasury Warrant, no. 20,98, dated the 20th Day of October 1783 ..." Oriented with north toward the upper right. Pen-and-ink. Torn at fold lines; sections stitched together with thread. Includes text. Panel title: A plot of 5000 acers [sic]...
    • Contributor: Jackson, Edward - Haymond, William - De Krafft, Charles
    • Date: 1783
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    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
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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