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Title
Map of the seat of war in Virginia
Names
Bohn, Casimir (Cartographer)
E. Sachse & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

The Daniel Butterfield Collection of Civil War Maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: C. Bohn
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-451
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows southeast Virginia showing fortifications and camps underlined in brown, roads, railroads, towns, and drainage.
Content: "Table of distances from Norfolk" is in the lower left corner.
Statement of responsibility: "Published by C. Bohn 268 Penn. Av. Washington D.C."
Statement of responsibility: "Lith. by E. Sachse & Co., Baltimore."
Content: Scale not given (W 77°33ʹ41ʺ--W 75°55ʹ38ʺ/N 37°40ʹ38ʺ--N 36°46ʹ11ʺ)
Acquisition: Gift; Mrs. Daniel Butterfield 1903-1904
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 30 x 41 cm, sheet 33 x 44 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 50943999
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20621842
Other local Identifier: General Daniel Butterfield Collection 51
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57034ea0-dfc1-0132-3be0-58d385a7bbd0
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
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the seat of war in Virginia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/717ffef0-e21d-0132-321a-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the seat of war in Virginia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/717ffef0-e21d-0132-321a-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1862). Map of the seat of war in Virginia Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/717ffef0-e21d-0132-321a-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the seat of war in Virginia