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Maps Map of eastern Virginia

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Map of eastern Virginia
Contributor Names
Nicholson, W. L.
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Krebs, Charles G.
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
Created / Published
[Washington, DC : W.H. & O.H. Morrison], 1862.
Subject Headings
-  Virginia--Maps
-  Railroads--Virginia--Maps
-  Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  Railroads--Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  United States--Virginia
-  United States--Middle Atlantic States
-  Shows railroads and radial distances from Richmond.
-  Also covers parts of Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Inscribed in pencil inside front cover: Geo. W. Lay to Genl. Beauregard.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.35
-  LC copy imperfect: Worm holes on left side of map.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
1 map : hand col., sectioned in 42 pieces, mounted on cloth ; 62 x 48 cm., folded in cover 15 x 10 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3880 1862 .N59
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Control Number
Online Format
LCCN Permalink
Library of Congress Online Catalog
Additional Metadata Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Nicholson, W. L, A. D Bache, Charles G Krebs, U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey, and W.H. & O.H. Morrison. Map of eastern Virginia. [Washington, DC: W.H. & O.H. Morrison, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed August 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Nicholson, W. L., Bache, A. D., Krebs, C. G., U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey & W.H. & O.H. Morrison. (1862) Map of eastern Virginia. [Washington, DC: W.H. & O.H. Morrison] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Nicholson, W. L, et al. Map of eastern Virginia. [Washington, DC: W.H. & O.H. Morrison, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.