Map Plan of "Cantonment Sprague" near Washington D.C. : occupied by 1st Regiment R.I. Detached Militia Cantonment Sprague

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Title
Plan of "Cantonment Sprague" near Washington D.C. : occupied by 1st Regiment R.I. Detached Militia
Other Title
Cantonment Sprague
Contributor Names
De Witt, H. A., cartographer.
Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1888.
Goddard, William, 1825-1907.
Knowles, Anthony & Co.
Created / Published
Prov. [Providence] R.I. : Lith'c press of Knowles, Anthony & Co., [1861]
[Providence?] : Cushing & De Witt, lithc. draughtsmen, [1861]
Subject Headings
-  Military camps--History--Maryland--Bladensburg Region--Maps
-  Maryland--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Maryland Campaign, 1862--Maps
-  United States--Maryland--Bladensburg Region
-  United States--Maryland
Genre
Military maps
Notes
-  Shows temporary military encampment grounds and internal facilities near Bladensburg (Prince George's County, Md.) during the American Civil War.
-  Also shows individual trees pictorially, building locations, and shooting range.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, fold-lined, missing small sections along sheet edges, annotated in lead-pencil, tears taped on verso.
-  Includes index of barracks (occupants' group names given for each), illustration of American flag on pole, perspective illustration of "End view of hut", floorplan (inset), and end plan (inset).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map ; 52 x 77 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G3844.B6S5 1861 .D4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3844b.cw105700
Library of Congress Control Number
2016585264
Online Format
image
Description
Shows temporary military encampment grounds and internal facilities near Bladensburg (Prince George's County, Md.) during the American Civil War. Also shows individual trees pictorially, building locations, and shooting range. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, brittle, fold-lined, missing small sections along sheet edges, annotated in lead-pencil, tears taped on verso. Includes index of barracks (occupants' group names given for each), illustration of American flag on pole, perspective illustration of "End view of hut", floorplan (inset), and end plan (inset). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2016585264
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De Witt, H. A., Cartographer, Ambrose Everett Burnside, William Goddard, and Anthony & Co Knowles. Plan of "Cantonment Sprague" near Washington D.C.: occupied by 1st Regiment R.I. Detached Militia. [Prov. Providence R.I.: Lith'c press of Knowles, Anthony & Co., Providence?: Cushing & De Witt, lithc. draughtsmen, 1861] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016585264/.

APA citation style:

De Witt, H. A., Burnside, A. E., Goddard, W. & Knowles, A. &. C. (1861) Plan of "Cantonment Sprague" near Washington D.C.: occupied by 1st Regiment R.I. Detached Militia. [Prov. Providence R.I.: Lith'c press of Knowles, Anthony & Co., Providence?: Cushing & De Witt, lithc. draughtsmen] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016585264/.

MLA citation style:

De Witt, H. A., Cartographer, et al. Plan of "Cantonment Sprague" near Washington D.C.: occupied by 1st Regiment R.I. Detached Militia. [Prov. Providence R.I.: Lith'c press of Knowles, Anthony & Co., Providence?: Cushing & De Witt, lithc. draughtsmen, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016585264/>.