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Plat of the seven ranges of townships being part of the territory of the United States, N.W. of the River Ohio which by a late act of Congress are directed to be sold

W. Barker, sculp.
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Online; Map
Description
1 map : b&w ; 61 x 34 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [1:255,000].
Published
Philad[elphi]a : Published by Matthew Carey No. 118 Market Street, 1785.
Notes
Surveyed in conformity to an Ordinance of Congress of May 20th, 1785 under direction of Thos. Hutchins, late Geographer to the United States.
Covers Columbiana, Carroll, Jefferson, Harrison, Guernsey, Belmont, Noble, Monroe, and Washington Counties.
No. "46" printed on left upper outer edge of map.
From the1796 issue of Carey's General Atlas ...
Note: That part which is divided into sections or tracs of a mile square will be sold in small tracts at public auction in Pitsburg the residue will be sold in quarters of Townships at the seat of Government.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Copy 1-2: Imperfect: both copies have chipped edges. Copy 2 has handwritten "47" left lower outer margin of map. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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