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Unknown [Map of land]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10666 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Map Date: circa 1790 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 38.1 x 46.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Noted as a copy. Drawn sketch of a plan for the northwestern part of the Waldo Patent located in Maine. Depicts county lines and the northern and western boundaries of the Waldo Patent. Date was added later in pencil.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Waldo PatentSurveyingGeography and Natural History

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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