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Map of western Virginia : compiled from the best authorities, and printed at the Coast Survey Office, A.D. Bache, Supdt.

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Title
Map of western Virginia : compiled from the best authorities, and printed at the Coast Survey Office, A.D. Bache, Supdt.
Names
Nicholson, W. L. (Compiler)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Krebs, Charles G. (Lithographer)
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5417
Topics
Virginia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled by W.L. Nicholson, civ. engr.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; color, 58 x 50 cm, on sheet 63 x 55 cm
Description
General map of western Virginia extending from Staunton to Cumberland Gap and showing roads, railroads, cities and towns, rivers. This is the first of three issues in the Library of Congress published in 1862. This issue is characterized by the appearance of "Civ. Engr." after the compiler's name and a break in the border at the bottom of the map. Relief shown by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 99448502
RLIN/OCLC: 51294064
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646455
Folder number: US244.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 131bad20-512b-0135-bcca-33c6b921b2d7
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of western Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1dd77030-512b-0135-3b64-09c39a2c9ba1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of western Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1dd77030-512b-0135-3b64-09c39a2c9ba1

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1862). Map of western Virginia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1dd77030-512b-0135-3b64-09c39a2c9ba1

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of western Virginia