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A carefully prepared map of the Battle-fields around Richmond, Virginia

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Title
A carefully prepared map of the Battle-fields around Richmond, Virginia
Additional title: Map of the battle-fields around Richmond, Virginia
Additional title: Map of the battle fields around Richmond, Virginia
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864-06-18
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Harper and Bros.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5491
Topics
Fortification -- Virginia -- Richmond Region
Richmond Region (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Maps
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 28 x 24 cm, on sheet 41 x 28 cm
Description
Shows principal cities and towns, railroads, canals, and major natural features. Relief shown by hachures. Includes text. Text and illustrations on verso; NYPL Map Div. copy is mounted on cloth so text and illustration on verso are not clearly visible. Library copy extracted from Harper's weekly, June 18, 1864, p. 398. "398, Harper's weekly, June 18, 1864" -- top margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1002108505
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646529
Folder number: US251.1.08
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4886a250-6f01-0135-cac2-089d04bc688a
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
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A carefully prepared map of the Battle-fields around Richmond, Virginia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1864-06-18. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/512a9830-6f01-0135-1b66-1dac8157b4e8

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A carefully prepared map of the Battle-fields around Richmond, Virginia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 5, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/512a9830-6f01-0135-1b66-1dac8157b4e8

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1864-06-18). A carefully prepared map of the Battle-fields around Richmond, Virginia Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/512a9830-6f01-0135-1b66-1dac8157b4e8

Wikipedia Citation

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A carefully prepared map of the Battle-fields around Richmond, Virginia