Format Maps
Contributors United States. Office of National Capital Parks
Dates 1938
Location United States
Washington
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects Civil War
District of Columbia
Fortification
History
United States
Washington
Washington (D.C.)
Title
Guide leaflets for the tour of historic Civil War defenses, Washington D.C.
Other Title
Tour of the Civil War defenses of Washington, D.C.
tour of the civil war defenses of washington, d.c.
Contributor Names
United States. Office of National Capital Parks.
Created / Published
[Washington] : National Park Service, National Capital Parks, 1938.
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Washington (D.C.)
-  Washington (D.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  Washington (D.C.)
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Relief shown by contours on some maps.
-  Title from title sheet (sheet #1).
-  Facsims. of Civil War fortification maps of Washington D.C.
-  Original version: [S.l. : s.n., 1861?-1865].
-  LC sheets imperfect: Use-worn, punch-holed in left margin, rubber-stamped on verso to indicate sheet numbers. DLC
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 689
-  Sheets variously include notes, captions, and/or index of facilities.
-  Sheet #1. [Title sheet] -- [Sheet #2]. Route of forts and geological tours, District of Columbia / National Park Service, National Capital Parks, 1938 -- Sheet #3. Map showing the defenses of Washington ... drawn 1865 -- Sheet #4. Topographical map of the original District of Columbia and environs showing the fortifications ... 1862 -- Sheet #5. Defenses of Washington : report of Gen. Barnard [Forts Sumner, Mansfield, Simmons, Bayard, and Gaines] -- Sheet #6. Defenses of Washington : report of Gen. Barnard [map, views, and cross-sections of Fort Bayard] -- Sheet #7. Battery Kemble [low-angle view] -- Sheet #8. Defenses of Washington : report of Gen. Barnard [Forts Reno and Kearny] -- Sheet #9. Defenses of Washington : report of Gen. Barnard [map, view, and cross-sections of Fort Reno with index of facilities] -- Sheet #10. Defenses of Washington : report of Gen. Barnard [Forts De Russy, Stevens, and Slocum] -- Sheet #11. [Two photographic ill.--bronze model and memorial tablet at Fort Stevens] -- Sheet #12. [Two photographic ill. of Civil War soldiers posed at Fort Stevens] -- Sheet #13. Fort Slocum [with index of facilities] -- Sheet #14. [Four photographic ill. of participants in the fort tour] -- Sheet #15. Defenses of Washington : report of Gen. Barnard [Forts Totten, Slemmer, Bunker Hill, and Saratoga] -- Sheet #16. [Three photographic ill. of Fort Totten during the war] -- Sheet #17. Defenses of Washington : report of Gen. Barnard [Forts Thayer, Lincoln, and Mahan] -- Sheet #18. [Two photographic ill. of Fort Lincoln during the war] -- Sheet #19. Defenses of Washington : Tête-du-pont, Benning's Bridge : report of Gen. Barnard [map and cross-sections] -- Sheet #20. [Two photographic ill.--Fort Dupont today and Battery Rogers (Va.) during the war].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
12 maps and 17 views on 20 sheets ; 40 x 37 cm. or smaller, sheets 27 x 44 cm. or smaller, folded to 27 x 21 cm.
Call Number
G3851.R2 svar .U5 1938
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3851rm gcw0689000 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3851rm.gcw0689000
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2005626571
http://lccn.loc.gov/2005626571


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