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Map [Map of Hanover County, Va.].

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  • [Map of Hanover County, Va.].

Created / Published

  • [186-]


  • -  Hanover County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps, Manuscript
  • -  Landowners--Virginia--Hanover County--Maps
  • -  United States--Virginia--Hanover County


  • -  LC Land ownership maps, 1274
  • -  Shows fortifications near Mechanicsville, describes several bridges across the Chickahominy River as destroyed, and gives the names of some residents.
  • -  Date, title, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989.
  • -  Pen-and-ink on 3/4 in. pencil grid on two sheets of paper pasted together and mounted on cloth.
  • -  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H39
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
  • -  Imperfect: Several ink blots and smears in the upper left section.


  • 1 map : col. ms., cloth ; 51 x 53 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3883.H3S5 186- .M22


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2002627448

Online Format

  • image

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Map of Hanover County, Va. [186, 1860] Map.

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(1860) Map of Hanover County, Va. [186] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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