Format Maps
Contributors Howell, C. W.
Dates 1865
Location Spotsylvania
United States
Virginia
Language English
Subjects Spotsylvania
Spotsylvania Court House, Battle Of, Va
Spotsylvania Court House, Battle Of, Va.
United States
Virginia
Title
Map of the battle field of Spottsylvania C.H. : showing the field of operations of the Army of the Potomac commanded by Maj. Gen. George G. Meade U.S.A., from May 8th to 21st, 1865 [i.e. 1864] /
Other Title
Battle field of Spottsylvania C.H.
Description
Annotated in red and blue to show troop lines. Annotated in red: "Engineer Bureau War Department Washington D.C. January 1867." Description derived from published bibliography. J. Bien, lithographer, New York. Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, and drainage. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 657 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. June 2002; Map Cataloging Team. Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, April 2002. LVA Civil War Map Proj. no.: LVA00047. Map accession no. 5187x. Margins trimmed; "J. Bien, lithographer, New York" partially cut off. Previously filed as: 755.35 M6 1861-1865 1864. 1 map : hand col., mounted on paper ; 56 x 67 cm.
Contributor Names
Howell, C. W.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.? : s.n., 1865?]
Subject Headings
-  Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864
Notes
-  Annotated in red and blue to show troop lines.
-  Annotated in red: "Engineer Bureau War Department Washington D.C. January 1867."
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  J. Bien, lithographer, New York.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Shows roads, houses, names of residents, vegetation, and drainage.
-  This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 657
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
-  June 2002; Map Cataloging Team.
-  Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, April 2002.
-  LVA Civil War Map Proj. no.: LVA00047.
-  Map accession no. 5187x.
-  Margins trimmed; "J. Bien, lithographer, New York" partially cut off.
-  Previously filed as: 755.35 M6 1861-1865 1864.
Medium
1 map : hand col., mounted on paper ; 56 x 67 cm.
Call Number
G3884.S74S5 1865 .H61
Repository
Library of Virginia Richmond, VA 23219-8000 USA vau For copies contact: Archives Researchh Services.
Digital Id
glva01 lva00047 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/glva01.lva00047
Library of Congress Catalog Number
86690170
http://lccn.loc.gov/86690170


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