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Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Frederick County, Va. on the Cacapon River

Metadata

Creator

Washington, George, 1732-1799

Date

1750

Scale

Scale not given

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Real property--West Virginia--Hampshire County--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Real property--West Virginia--Morgan County--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Hampshire County (W. Va.)--Surveys--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Morgan County (W. Va.)--Surveys--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Hampshire (county)
  • Morgan (county)
  • North and Central America
  • United States
  • West Virginia
Extent

1 map : ms. ; 18 x 16 cm., on sheet 31 x 26 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
  • 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.