Format Maps
Contributors Hotchkiss, Jedediah
Dates 1862
Location Maryland
Montgomery County
United States
Virginia
Language English
Subjects Civil War
History
Landowners
Maryland
Montgomery County
Montgomery County (Md.)
Roads
United States
Virginia
Title
Sketch book of Jed. Hotchkiss, Capt. & Top. Eng., Hd. Qrs., 2nd Corps, Army of N. Virginia : [Virginia].
Other Title
Sketch book of Jedediah Hotchkiss, Captain and Topographical Engineer, Headquarters, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia
Contributor Names
Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899.
Created / Published
[1862-65]
Subject Headings
-  Virginia
-  Montgomery County (Md.)
-  Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  Montgomery County (Md.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  Landowners--Virginia
-  Landowners--Maryland--Montgomery County
-  Roads--Virginia
-  Roads--Maryland--Montgomery County
-  United States--Virginia
-  United States--Maryland--Montgomery County
Notes
-  Shows general maps of northwestern Virginia and parts of Montgomery County, Maryland, with some showing roads, troop movements, and the names of some residents.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  "This volume is my field sketch book that I used during the Civil War. Most of the sketches were made on horseback just as they now appear. The colored pencils used were kept in the places fixed on the outside of the other cover. These topographical sketches were often used in conferences with Generals Jackson, Ewell and Early. The cover of this book is a blank Federal commission found in Gen. Milroy's quarters at Winchester, Jed. Hotchkiss"--Parchment Cover.
-  On sticker on end papers: If not delivered in 3 days, return to Jed. Hotchkiss, consulting mining engineer, ... .
-  Pencil (some col.).
-  Brown leather spine with marbled boards. Covered by a parchment book cover with a five compartment pencil pocket sewn to the back.
-  Leaves [1-3] on tipped in yellow paper. Leaf inserted between leaves 85 and 86.
-  Accompanied by: Three sheets of manuscript notes attributed to Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall) Jackson.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H1
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
-  Includes notes.
-  Imperfect: Leaf 38 wanting. 1 leaf wanting from 40 blank leaves. Approximately 20 sheets wanting at end.
Medium
1 ms. atlas ([7], 100, [3], [40] blank, [4] leaves) : maps (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Call Number
G1290 .H6 1865
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3880m gcwh0001 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3880m.gcwh0001
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2005625258
http://lccn.loc.gov/2005625258


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