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The key to East Virginia : showing the exact relative positions of Fortress Monroe, Rip Raps, Newport News, Sewalls Point, Norfolk, Gosport Navy Yard and expressing the soundings of every part of Hampton Roads & Elizabeth River

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Title
The key to East Virginia : showing the exact relative positions of Fortress Monroe, Rip Raps, Newport News, Sewalls Point, Norfolk, Gosport Navy Yard and expressing the soundings of every part of Hampton Roads & Elizabeth River
Names
Couzens, M. K. (Draftsman)
Schaus, W. (William) (Publisher)
Lang & Laing Lith. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861 (Inferred)
Place: 629 Broadway, New York, [N.Y.]
Publisher: W. Schaus
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5469
Topics
Coasts -- Virginia
Coasts
Virginia
Genres
Maps
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled from government surveys & drawn by M.K. Couzens, Civ. Eng.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by W. Schaus, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern District of New York."
Source note: Description derived from published bibliography.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map, color,63 x 47 cm
Description
Includes "Key to Fortress Monroe;" -- "Description of Fortress Monroe" and inset: [Map of eastern Virginia and Maryland] Scale approximately 1:4,000,000. 13 x 14 cm. Depths shown by soundings and isolines.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: 99439180
RLIN/OCLC: 49928695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646507
Folder number: US250.1.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1edd8de0-6f05-0135-5399-051f8322c5aa
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

  • 1861: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The key to East Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2c450560-6f05-0135-c036-2d5e31c21849

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The key to East Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 31, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2c450560-6f05-0135-c036-2d5e31c21849

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). The key to East Virginia Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2c450560-6f05-0135-c036-2d5e31c21849

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The key to East Virginia