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Map Map of the seat of war

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  • Map of the seat of war


  • Evans & Cogswell.

Created / Published

  • Charleston, SC : Evans & Cogswell, [1861?]


  • -  Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Maryland--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Delaware--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  New Jersey--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Pennsylvania--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Fortification--Virginia
  • -  Fortification--Maryland
  • -  United States--Virginia
  • -  United States--Maryland
  • -  United States--Delaware
  • -  United States--New Jersey
  • -  United States--North Carolina
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania


  • -  Covers Virginia and Maryland and portions of Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and North Carolina.
  • -  Shows some fortifications.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Sewn on to and mounted on cloth backing.
  • -  "Entered by Evans & Cogswell according of the act of Congress of the Confederate States in the Clerks Office of the Distr. Court of the District of South Carolina."
  • -  Confederate imprint.
  • -  Includes inset.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Imperfect: Liquid stains in right margin and upper right corner. Holes along top and bottom margins from previously on rollers. Discoloration throughout.
  • -  CW3
  • -  Acquisitions control no. 99-93


  • 1 map : hand col. ; 42 x 57 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3881.S5 1861 .E9


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2008621714

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Evans & Cogswell. Map of the Seat of War. [Charleston, SC: Evans & Cogswell, ?, 1861] Map.

APA citation style:

Evans & Cogswell. (1861) Map of the Seat of War. [Charleston, SC: Evans & Cogswell, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Evans & Cogswell. Map of the Seat of War. [Charleston, SC: Evans & Cogswell, ?, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.