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Title
Octagonal map of the environs of Richmond, Virginia
Additional title: Octagonal map of the environs of Richmond : portraits of army and navy officers in the margin
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1860 - 1869 (Questionable)
Place: Richmond, Va.?
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-720
Topics
Armed Forces -- Officers -- Portraits
Richmond Region (Va.)
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Maps
Illustrations
Portraits
Notes
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 37 x 37 cm, on sheet 48 x 48 cm
Description
Shows cities, towns, roads, railroads, and notable physical features. Relief shown by hachures. Includes portraits and names of army and navy officers in the border. Title supplied by cataloger.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1002109448
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21327859
Folder number: US250.1.13
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e19da710-6f0e-0135-0c6a-6353711b7c5c
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

  • 1860: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Octagonal map of the environs of Richmond, Virginia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1869. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e91cfca0-6f0e-0135-d8d0-53986ac8d8fa

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Octagonal map of the environs of Richmond, Virginia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 5, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e91cfca0-6f0e-0135-d8d0-53986ac8d8fa

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1869). Octagonal map of the environs of Richmond, Virginia Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e91cfca0-6f0e-0135-d8d0-53986ac8d8fa

Wikipedia Citation

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Octagonal map of the environs of Richmond, Virginia