Washington, George, 1732-1799
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by TH 1755 & copied by G W-n 1760. Old plat of the grounds in the NE part of the pasture of Mount Vernon from the summit of the hills on which the log'd cabbins are
Scale [1:9,600],Scale not given
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division
Library of Congress Collection
Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate)--Surveys--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
North and Central America (continent), United States (country), Iowa (state)
2 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, ms. ; 51 x 34 cm. and 75 x 54 cm., sheet 54 x 75 cm.
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Title of the pasture map from photocopy of lower right quadrant.,Sheet stained in several places, folded into sixteenths and separated along some fold lines. Lower right quadrant missing.,Pen-and-ink.,Includes watermark, possibly from C. & I. Honig.,Accompanied by a photocopy of the front side of the missing quadrant, which is owned by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association of the Union. This section includes an inset of an area surveyed on Nov. 6-8 in 1799.,Includes 2 insets, list of courses, and list of Mr. Clifton's tenants.,Insets: A plan of Captn. Posseys's woodland ground which he bought of my bro. Chas. Washington -- Inclosure lying west of the garden.