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Map of field of occupation, Army of the Potomac and adjacent country: prepared by order of Gen. Hooker from reconnaissances made under Capt. R.S. Williamson Lt. N. Bowen, Gen. D.P. Woodbury and others

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Title
Map of field of occupation, Army of the Potomac and adjacent country: prepared by order of Gen. Hooker from reconnaissances made under Capt. R.S. Williamson Lt. N. Bowen, Gen. D.P. Woodbury and others
Names
United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Daniel Butterfield Collection of Civil War Maps

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1863 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Corps of Topographical Engineers
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-432
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Virginia
Fredericksburg (Va.) -- History
Genres
Maps
Manuscript maps
Notes
Content: Scale approximately 1:63,360; one inch per mile (W 77°53ʹ57ʺ--W 77°00ʹ10ʺ/N 38°36ʹ19ʺ--N 38°01ʹ38ʺ)
Content: Shows roads, railroads, rivers, houses and residents names in the Fredericksburg, Va. region.
Content: Also shows location of telegraph lines, telegraph stations and position of army corps.
Acquisition: Gift; Mrs. Daniel Butterfield; 1903-1904
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : manuscript, colored ; 90 x 95 cm, sheet 90 x 101 cm
Ink on tissue paper mounted on cloth
Relief shown by hachures
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 910682717
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20636450
Other local Identifier: General Daniel Butterfield Collection 32
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d30f6cb0-edd1-0132-c599-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1863: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of field of occupation, Army of the Potomac and adjacent country" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1863. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/889161d0-7fed-0133-b9fd-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of field of occupation, Army of the Potomac and adjacent country" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 12, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/889161d0-7fed-0133-b9fd-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1863). Map of field of occupation, Army of the Potomac and adjacent country Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/889161d0-7fed-0133-b9fd-00505686a51c

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Map of field of occupation, Army of the Potomac and adjacent country