Maps Map of a reconnoissance [sic] of the approaches to Philadelphia showing the positions and lines of defence on the west front of the city /
United States Coast Survey
Philadelphia Metropolitan Area
Philadelphia Metropolitan Area (Pa.)
- Map of a reconnoissance [sic] of the approaches to Philadelphia showing the positions and lines of defence on the west front of the city /
- Contributor Names
- United States Coast Survey.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Philadelphia (Pa.)--Defenses--Maps
- - Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript
- - Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps, Topographic
- - Philadelphia Metropolitan Area (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript
- - Philadelphia Metropolitan Area (Pa.)--Maps, Topographic
- - Fortification--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
- - Topographic map of western Philadelphia and small adjacent parts of Montgomery and Delaware counties showing 1st- and 2nd-order Civil War earthworks and batteries.
- - Relief shown by contours, hachures, and spot heights.
- - Pen-and-ink, red ink (contours), and watercolors.
- - Former ownership rubber-stamping to left of title: U.S.C. & G. Survey, Library and Archives, no. 1.
- - "Acc. no. 54399" and "854 ST 1863" (former Coast Survey numbers) are handwritten in ink on sheet and on adhesive labels at corner of each sheet.
- - Imperfect: Brittle, missing small internal and edge sections.
- - Includes notes.
- - LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 358.22
- - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
- 1 map on 13 sheets : col., ms., cloth backing ; 242 x 275 cm., sheets 85 x 68 cm. or smaller.
- Call Number
- G3824.P5S5 1863 .U6
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
- Digital Id
- g3824p cw0358220 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824p.cw0358220
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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