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[Photographic copy of a printed map of] Topographical approaches on the left bank of the Potomac to Washington City from the north west: surveyed by parties of U. S. Coast Survey detailed by A. D. Bache, Supt., to act under the orders of Lieut. Col. J. N. Macomb, Chf. Topl. Engr. of the Army of the Potomac

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[Photographic copy of a printed map of] Topographical approaches on the left bank of the Potomac to Washington City from the north west: surveyed by parties of U. S. Coast Survey detailed by A. D. Bache, Supt., to act under the orders of Lieut. Col. J. N. Macomb, Chf. Topl. Engr. of the Army of the Potomac
Names
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (Cartographer)
Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) (Draftsman)
Mathiot, G. (Photographer)
Hinkle, D. (Photographer)
United States. Army of the Potomac. Office of Surveys and Maps (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Washington, D.C.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Army of the Potomac
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5633
Topics
Rockville (Md.)
Montgomery County (Md.)
Genres
Maps
Topographic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Drawn by E. Hergesheimer, photographs by G. Mathiot and D. Hinkle
Content: Relief shown by contour lines.
Statement of responsibility: "Parts of Sept. & Oct. 1861. Field work by F. W. Dorr & C. Rockwell, U.S.C.S."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : photocopy, 56 x 56 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 966431030
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644440
Folder number: US049.2.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 756cdff0-bf28-0134-c773-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "[Photographic copy of a printed map of] Topographical approaches on the left bank of the Potomac to Washington City from the north west" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/829c0e80-bf28-0134-2646-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "[Photographic copy of a printed map of] Topographical approaches on the left bank of the Potomac to Washington City from the north west" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 27, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/829c0e80-bf28-0134-2646-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). [Photographic copy of a printed map of] Topographical approaches on the left bank of the Potomac to Washington City from the north west Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/829c0e80-bf28-0134-2646-00505686a51c

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[Photographic copy of a printed map of] Topographical approaches on the left bank of the Potomac to Washington City from the north west