Morris, Fred C.
Book Title YOUR LAND. Surveys, Maps & Titles. Engineering Experiment Station Series Bulletin No. 71
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Paperback
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; First Impression
Publisher's Name Virginia Polytechnic Institute 1949
Seller ID or SKU 56955
Excellent condition. Not a reprint. Maps, Photos, drawings, diagrams, etc. Engineering Experiment Station Series Bulletin No. 71. The Author, a Civil Engineer, gives a somewhat non-technical accout of Land Surveying and the challenges faced by the profession. Chapters include Status of land surveys, Geodetic Control Points, Plane Rectangular Coordinates, Maps, State Bureau of Surveys and Maps, land Titles by Registration. Two appendix: 1-Virginia Coordinate System Act, Appendix II- Bibliography. The presentation is not just about Virginia but surveys and land titles in general. He ends the introduction by saying: "In keeping with this principle, this writing has been made as non-technical as possible". ; Vol. XLII, No. 3; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 95 pages