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Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general route and profile, October 1826 / reduced from the general map annexed to the report upon the comtemplated canal & drawn, by Lieut. Farley, U.S.A. ; etched by Wm. Harrison, Georgetown, D.C. ; letter'd by D.R. Harrison.

Image ID: 433913

Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general r... ([1826])

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Image Title

:  Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general route and profile, October 1826 / reduced from the general map annexed to the report upon the comtemplated canal & drawn, by Lieut. Farley, U.S.A. ; etched by Wm. Harrison, Georgetown, D.C. ; letter'd by D.R. Harrison.

Creator(s)

: Farley, John, 1802 or 3-1874  -- Cartographer
Harrison, William -- Etcher

Additional Name(s)

: Harrison, D. R. -- Engraver

Published Date

: [1826]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : hand col. ; 44 x 64 cm.

Notes

: Includes elevation profile in 3 segments, and "Tranverse section of the canal." Note 2.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 3.) Relief shown by hachures. Note 4.) Route of canal highlighted in red.

Standard Reference

: The mapping of Maryland 1590-1914, 23

Source

: Maps of North America. / Countries / United States (except New York) / Parts

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 00-369 [Filed with U.S. 1826]

Digital ID

: 433913

Record ID

: 252766

Digital Item Published

: 2-28-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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