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Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia : showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy and York Rivers

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Title
Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia : showing also the interesting localities along the James, Chickahominy and York Rivers
Additional title: Map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia
Names
Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett), 1827-1884 (Creator)
Hare, J. Knowles (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862 (Questionable)
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: A. Knowles Hare
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5419
Topics
Rivers -- Virginia
Peninsular Campaign, 1862
Virginia
Virginia -- Administrative and political divisions
Richmond Region (Va.)
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- History -- Campaigns -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled from the official maps of the War Department by A.J. Johnson, New York.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862 by J. Knowles Hare, in the Clerks office of the District Court of the United, States for the Southern District of New York."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 45 x 68 cm
Description
Shows canals, cities and towns, counties, roads, railroads, lighthouses, dates and locations of military battles, military fortifications and camps; shows Virginia coast from environs of Richmond and Petersburg to the mouth of the James River, Chesapeake Bay, Dismal Swamp, and Norfolk. Relief shown by hachures. Depth shown by soundings. North is oriented toward upper left. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. In left upper corner: 36; in right upper corner: 37. "Soundings are in feet."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 993627162
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646457
Folder number: US244.1.09
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 225a6580-512c-0135-bf0d-15d9b756cf6f
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

  • 1827: Creator Born
  • 1862: Issued
  • 1884: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/30dccc90-512c-0135-96d9-07fbb16182f3

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/30dccc90-512c-0135-96d9-07fbb16182f3

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1862). Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/30dccc90-512c-0135-96d9-07fbb16182f3

Wikipedia Citation

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Johnson's map of the vicinity of Richmond, and peninsular campaign in Virginia