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A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

A plan of Alexandria, now Belhaven.

Oriented with north to the right. Pen-and-ink. Cadastral map showing lots and lot nos. Includes indexed list of "Proprietors names." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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

[Plat of a survey for William Hughes, Jr. of 460 acres in Frederick Co...

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,... more

George Washington's map, accompanying his "journal to the Ohio", 1754.

George Washington's map, accompanying his "journal to the Ohio", 1754.

Title annotated. Facsimile from Massachusetts' Historical Society Collections, vol. 61. Reproduced in The George Washington Atlas, 1932, plate 11. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a ra... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: John Mercer, December 16, 1755, Virginia Currency Receipt with Notes for George Washington

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: John Merce...

Virginia Currency Receipt with Notes for George Washington

A plan of my farm on Little Huntg. Creek & Potomk. R.

A plan of my farm on Little Huntg. Creek & Potomk. R.

Scale not given. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on linen covered cardboard. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1447 Accompanied by 2 manuscript notes. Available also through the Library of Co... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: Augusta County, Virginia, July 21, 1768, Mountain Road Lottery Ticket Signed by George Washington

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: Augusta Co...

Mountain Road Lottery Ticket Signed by George Washington

Map of the county of Frederick, 1769.

Map of the county of Frederick, 1769.

Scale ca. 1:900,000. Title from manuscript annotations, ascribed to George Washington, on verso. Manuscript; pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north toward the upper right. LC ... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: George Washington, 1769, Non-importation of British Goods; Docket Only
George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: John Parke Custis to George Washington, August 30, 1770, 19th-century 19th-century transcription by William B. Sprague

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: John Parke...

19th-century 19th-century transcription by William B. Sprague

[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 which is divided into 17 lots]

[Plat of a survey of 2,314 acres of land, being the first large bottom...

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 service... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: John Carlyle to George Washington, June 28, 1772, 19th-century transcription by William B. Sprague
Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botetourt Coun[t]y. Surveyed for George Washington 2950 acres of land (by virtue of a warrant for 5,000 acres granted by His Excellency the Governor to said Washington agreeable to His Majesty proclamatiom issued in the year 1763) lying in the county of Botetourt on the n.e. side of the Great Kanhaway about a mile and half above the mouth of Cole River, joining the upper end of the Poketillico survey ... Novemr. 6th, 1774.

Copy of a survey return'd by Mr. Sam Lewis, surveyor of Botetourt Coun...

Scale not given. Title from certificate mounted below map. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Imperfect: Deteriorated along old fold lines. Oriented with north to the right. Has watermark. LC Maps of North America, 1750-... more

[Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land granted to George Washington and others.

[Eight survey tracts along the Kanawha River, W.Va. showing land grant...

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... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: Stephen Glover and John Glover to George Washington, October 19, 1775, 19th-century transcription by William B. Sprague
An intercepted original letter from General Washington to his Lady, in the year 1776. To Mrs. Washington, &c. My dearest life and love. June 24, 1776.

An intercepted original letter from General Washington to his Lady, in...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 109, Folder 17.

George Washington, Esq'r. - general and commander in chief of the Continental Army in America / done from an original, drawn from the life by Alex'r. Campbell, of Williamsburgh in Virginia ; Ioh. Martin Will excud. Aug. Vind.

George Washington, Esq'r. - general and commander in chief of the Cont...

Print shows George Washington, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing right, wearing military uniform, gesturing with right hand toward battle in background. Title from item. Formerly filed under: PGA ... more

By His excellency, George Washington, Esq; Captain-General and Commander in chief of the forces of the thirteen United Colonies. Whereas the ministerial army abandoned the Town of Boston; and the forces of the United Colonies, under my command,

By His excellency, George Washington, Esq; Captain-General and Command...

Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 504. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

The glorious Washington and Gates

The glorious Washington and Gates

Print shows George Washington and Horatio Gates, head-and-shoulders portraits, profiles, facing each other. Title from item. Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, .... Boston : 1778, title page (cover). Pub... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: John Neilson to George Washington, June 26, 1778, 19th-century transcription by William B. Sprague
Gen'l. George Washington

Gen'l. George Washington

Print shows George Washington, half-length portrait, facing right, wearing military uniform; framed medallion on pedestal with nameplate. Title from item. Published in: The history of America, from its discover... more

Bickerstaff's Boston Almanack, ...1778

Bickerstaff's Boston Almanack, ...1778

Title page illus. with portr. busts of "The Glorious [George] Washington and [Horatio] Gates". Illus. in: Bickerstaff's Boston Almanack, ...1778. Reference copy may be in Pres. File. This record contains unveri... more

Gen'l. George Washington

Gen'l. George Washington

Print shows George Washington, half-length portrait, facing right, wearing military uniform; framed medallion on pedestal with nameplate. Title from item. Illus. in: The history of America, from its discovery b... more

Mr. Trade & family or the state of ye nation / St--t, B--rn--d, & Co. origt. ; G--rm--e, N--h & Co. excr.

Mr. Trade & family or the state of ye nation / St--t, B--rn--d, & Co. ...

Print shows a ragged family driven to poverty probably through the policies and actions of the Earl of Bute, George Germain, and Lord North, with some able assistence by former Massachusetts governor Francis Be... more

George Washington Papers, Series 4, General Correspondence: Pennsylvania Council, January 18, 1779, Resolution on Portrait of George Washington

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