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Map of Richmond, Va. : and surrounding country showing Rebel fortifications : from the latest and most authentic surveys

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Title
Map of Richmond, Va. : and surrounding country showing Rebel fortifications : from the latest and most authentic surveys
Names
Sholl, Charles (Creator)
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909 (Lithographer)
Van Nostrand, David, 1811-1886 (Publisher)
Sholl, Charles (Draftsman)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864
Place: 192 Broadway, New York
Publisher: D. Van Nostrand
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5490
Topics
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Fortification -- Virginia -- Richmond
Fortification
Richmond (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Richmond Region (Va.)
Richmond (Va.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled and drawn by Charles Sholl, t.e.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1864 by D. Van Nostrand, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southn. Dist. of N. Y."
Source note: Description derived from published bibliography.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:70,000 (W 77°36ʹ--W 77°12ʹ/N 37°49ʹ--N 37°22ʹ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map, color, 48 x 47 cm, on sheet 53 x 57 cm
Description
Shows fortifications, street patterned of Richmond and Manchester, roads, railroads, towns, vegetation, drainage, and radial distances a mile apart center on Richmond. Relief shown by hachures.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 99439129
RLIN/OCLC: 56895255
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646528
Folder number: US251.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d267b940-6eff-0135-c5d7-03f550e8f677
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

  • 1864: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Richmond, Va. " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1864. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ebf81270-6eff-0135-7582-31aac5ca2f86

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Richmond, Va. " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ebf81270-6eff-0135-7582-31aac5ca2f86

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1864). Map of Richmond, Va. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ebf81270-6eff-0135-7582-31aac5ca2f86

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Richmond, Va.