Map Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria : with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography

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Title
Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria : with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography
Contributor Names
Fairfax, Wilson M. C.
Alexandria Canal Company.
Created / Published
[1835]
Subject Headings
-  Harbors--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Waterfronts--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Potomac River Estuary--Maps
-  Alexandria Canal (Va.)--Maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington--Potomac River Estuary
-  United States--Virginia--Potomac River Estuary
-  United States--Virginia--Alexandria Canal
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Photocopy of ms. map.
-  Oriented with north toward the lower right.
-  Includes "Profile of the Alexandria Canal" and distance list.
-  LC copy annotated in pencil: From a manuscript in the Office of the Chief of Engineers.
-  LC copy originally printed on 6 sheets, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopy.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : photocopy ; 78 x 128 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3851.P55 1835 .F3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3851p.ct004980
Library of Congress Control Number
87695754
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Photocopy of ms. map. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes "Profile of the Alexandria Canal" and distance list. LC copy annotated in pencil: From a manuscript in the Office of the Chief of Engineers. LC copy originally printed on 6 sheets, mounted on cloth backing, and accompanied by negative photocopy. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/87695754
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Chicago citation style:

Fairfax, Wilson M. C, and Alexandria Canal Company. Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria: with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography. [1835] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/87695754/.

APA citation style:

Fairfax, W. M. C. & Alexandria Canal Company. (1835) Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria: with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/87695754/.

MLA citation style:

Fairfax, Wilson M. C, and Alexandria Canal Company. Map of part of the Potomac River, from the head of tide water to Alexandria: with its lateral canals, soundings, and topography. [1835] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/87695754/>.