Maps [Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland].
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
Montgomery County (Md.)
- [Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland].
- Contributor Names
- United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Fortification--Maryland--Montgomery County--Maps
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- - Montgomery County (Md.)--Maps, Manuscript
- - United States--Maryland--Montgomery County
- - Four fort vicinity sketch maps, each covering the same area, but in various stages of completion. The map with the most detail includes roads, drainage, vegetation, and fortifications.
- - Relief shown by contours on some maps.
- - Forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley were part of the defenses of Washington.
- - Title from from published Civil War bibliography.
- - Manuscript: pen-and-ink (black, brown), blue watercolor, lead pencil.
- - At upper left in india ink: 211, L. Sheet 4.
- - Imperfect: Stained at edges, small internal stains, torn at edges, taped on verso, small sections missing along bottom edge.
- - LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 688
- - Includes 2 male figure drawings at upper left (pen-and-ink, watercolor, lead pencil).
- - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
- 4 ms. maps on 1 sheet : some col. ; 26 x 25 cm. or smaller, sheet 55 x 68 cm.
- Call Number
- G3843.M6S5 186- .U5
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
- Digital Id
- g3843m cw0688000 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3843m.cw0688000
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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