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Metadata

Creator

Filson, John, approximately 1747-1788

Date

[1800–1899]

Name on Item

drawn from actual observations, is inscribed with the most perfect respect to the Honorable the Congress of the United States of America and to His Excellency, George Washington, late Commander in Chief of their Army

Scale

Scale 1:633,600

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Kentucky--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Kentucky
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 50 x 46 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Prime meridian: Philadelphia.
  • Copied from Filson's map of 1784.
  • Includes text.