A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt


A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt

Item Information

Title:
A map of the land abt. Red Stone and Fort Pitt
Title (alt.):
Red Stone and Fort-Pitt
Map of the Alleghany & Monogahela river region with approaches to Fort Pitt
Creator:
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Contributor:
Crawford, William, 1732-1782
Name on Item:
given to me by Cap. Crawfd.
Date:
[ca. 1780]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division
Collection (local):
Library of Congress Collection
Subjects:
Pennsylvania--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Virginia--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
West Virginia--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Ohio River Watershed--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Fort Pitt (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Pittsburgh Region (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places:
Virginia
Pennsylvania
West Virginia
Notes (citation):
Phillips. Maps of America p. 713
LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1332
Notes:
Title from verso.
Manuscript, pen-and-ink.
Relief shown pictorially.
The title, land tract boundaries with owners' initials, and some place names have been identified as annotations by George Washington made ca. 1780. The author and date of the manuscript map is not known; reference sources indicate between 1758 and 1771.
Shows Ohio River watershed in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
Extent:
1 manuscript map on sheet 60 x 42 cm.
Scale:
Scale ca. 1:600,000
Language:
English
Identifier:
ct000360
Catalog Record:
https://lccn.loc.gov/74692581
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