Petersburg and Five Forks : from surveys under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen. N. Michler, Maj. of Engineers, by command of Bvt. Maj. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Brig. Genl. & Chief of Engineers, 1867

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Title
Petersburg and Five Forks : from surveys under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen. N. Michler, Maj. of Engineers, by command of Bvt. Maj. Genl. A.A. Humphreys, Brig. Genl. & Chief of Engineers, 1867
Names
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers (Publisher)
Michler, N. (Nathaniel), 1827-1881 (Creator)
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883 (Creator)
Weyss, J. E. (Draftsman)
Theilkuhl, F. (Draftsman)
Strasser, J. (Draftsman)
Thompson, Gilbert, 1839-1909 (Draftsman)
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909 (Engraver)
New York Lithographing, Engraving and Printing Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1867 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.?
Publisher: Corps of Engineers?
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5474
Topics
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Petersburg (Va.)
Genres
Maps
Thematic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Surveyed & drawn by Maj: J.E. Weyss, assisted by F. Theilkuhl, J. Strasser & G. Thompson"--Lower left margin.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored, mounted on cloth ; 54 x 85 cm
Description
Shows location of Union and Confederate forces and names of some rural landowners. Relief shown by hachures.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 11986578
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646512
Folder number: US250.2.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e59abe40-6bdf-0135-97be-0a1d1d1fe298
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1867: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Petersburg and Five Forks " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1867. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6efaf080-86b6-0135-2eb3-0bd19d6ebb70

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Petersburg and Five Forks " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6efaf080-86b6-0135-2eb3-0bd19d6ebb70

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1867). Petersburg and Five Forks Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6efaf080-86b6-0135-2eb3-0bd19d6ebb70

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Petersburg and Five Forks