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Maps [Civil War proof maps : United States].

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Title
[Civil War proof maps : United States].
Contributor Names
Waters-Son (Firm)
Created / Published
[New York : Waters & Son, 1862-1864]
Subject Headings
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Map printing--Specimens
-  Proofs (Printing)--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Most maps show troop movements and positions, fortifications, battle sites, or other military operations.
-  Includes maps of Puebla, Mexico, Sonderburg, Denmark, the Bering Strait, and the English Channel.
-  Relief shown by hachures on some maps.
-  Title derived from dealer description.
-  Similar maps reproduced in the New York Herald.
-  Some maps annotated in colored pencil.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Inventory in Geography & Map Division Reading Room.
-  Some sheets torn and missing small sections along edges.
-  Acquisitions control no. 1996-38, 1991-32, 1991-33
Medium
55 maps on 44 sheets ; 47 x 36 cm. or smaller, sheets 56 x 40 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.S5 svar .W3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701sm.gcw1036000
Library of Congress Control Number
2002626097
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2002626097
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2002626097&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Waters-Son. [Civil War proof maps: United States]. [New York: Waters & Son, to 1864, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002626097/. (Accessed July 29, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Waters-Son. (1862) [Civil War proof maps: United States]. [New York: Waters & Son, to 1864] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002626097/.

MLA citation style:

Waters-Son. [Civil War proof maps: United States]. [New York: Waters & Son, to 1864, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2002626097/>.