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Map The Crimea

About this Item

Title

  • The Crimea

Names

  • Wyld, James, 1812-1887, cartographer
  • Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874, collector

Created / Published

  • London : Published by James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen & H.R.H. Prince Albert, May 1st 1855.

Headings

  • -  Crimea (Ukraine)--Maps
  • -  Sevastopolʹ Region--Ukraine--Maps
  • -  Harbors--Ukraine--Sevastopolʹ Region--Maps
  • -  Fortification--Ukraine--Sevastopolʹ Region--Maps
  • -  Ukraine--Crimea
  • -  Ukraine--Sevastopolʹ Region

Genre

  • Maps

Notes

  • -  Relief shown by landform drawings and rock drawings.
  • -  Hand colored to emphasize shorelines and main roads.
  • -  Title from lower left part of map area.
  • -  "Copyright."
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Margins trimmed, title panel of cover removed/missing.
  • -  Includes location map (inset) and approximately 1:45,000-scale inset of "The town & harbour of Sevastopol with the batteries & approaches".
  • -  Cover-panel containing publisher's map list is affixed to sheet verso.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault

Medium

  • 1 map : color, mounted on cloth backing ; 47 x 68 cm, folded to 17 x 10 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G7103.C7 1855 .W9

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2015591080

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Wyld, James, Cartographer, and Millard Fillmore. The Crimea. London: Published by James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen & H.R.H. Prince Albert, May 1st, 1855. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591080/.

APA citation style:

Wyld, J. & Fillmore, M. (1855) The Crimea. London: Published by James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen & H.R.H. Prince Albert, May 1st. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015591080/.

MLA citation style:

Wyld, James, Cartographer, and Millard Fillmore. The Crimea. London: Published by James Wyld, Geographer to the Queen & H.R.H. Prince Albert, May 1st, 1855. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015591080/>.