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From near Governor's bridge to near Bladensburgh. No 124, K
From near Governors bridge to near Bladensburg. K No 124
Route to York in Virginia, A B C D E F G H I K L M [N O P Q] R S T U. 124
From near Governors bridge to near Bladensburg
Route to York in Virginia, A B C D E F G H I K L M [N O P Q] R S T U
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 124, K
De Witt, Simeon
De Witt, Richard Varrick
(W 76⁰55ʹ--W 76⁰42ʹ/N 38⁰58ʹ--N 38⁰56ʹ).
MarylandPrince George's County (Md.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 49 x 61 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers Prince Georges County in Maryland. Shows roads running through Bowie and Bladensburg. Also shows buildings, landforms and streams.
Shows relief by hachures.
Title proper from recto is the work of a later editor--Simeon DeWitt or his assign--subsequent to 1820. Title from verso is contemporaneous with map and may be cited as such. Index title, statement of responsibility, series title and series numbering also contemporaneous, but on separate index sheet filed at head of series.
Date 1781 inferred by cataloger.
Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper.
Watermark: " J WHATMAN" accompanied by crest (no pendent initials)
Soiled, creased and abraded. Mounted on cloth, bound and cropped, disbound and silked by subsequent owners. Cleaned after removal of backings 1999; some fill remains. Sheathed in mylar.