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Map of Richmond, Virginia, and its environs : showing the rebel forts, etc.

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Title
Map of Richmond, Virginia, and its environs : showing the rebel forts, etc.
Names
Harper & Brothers (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862-12-06
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Harper and Bros.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5485
Topics
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Fortification -- Virginia -- Richmond Region
Richmond Region (Va.)
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States
Virginia
Richmond (Va.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 35 x 23 cm, on sheet 41 x 28 cm
Description
Includes a "circle 3 miles radius" around Richmond, Virginia. Also shows major roads, railroads, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north toward upper left. Text verso includes two paragraphs titled "Richmond, Virginia." There is also a small view at the bottom of verso: Aquia Creek, on the Potomac, new base of supplies of the Army of the Potomac. "780, Harper's weekly, December 6, 1862" -- top margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 123378246
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646523
Folder number: US251.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4a2c3900-6ef5-0135-7f0c-3d53a35ffeb0
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
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Richmond, Virginia, and its environs " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862-12-06. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7f0c16e0-6ef5-0135-1e38-1964e99cae68

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Richmond, Virginia, and its environs " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 14, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7f0c16e0-6ef5-0135-1e38-1964e99cae68

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1862-12-06). Map of Richmond, Virginia, and its environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7f0c16e0-6ef5-0135-1e38-1964e99cae68

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Richmond, Virginia, and its environs