Map Map of the environs of Washington : compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington as constructed during the war from 1861 to 1865 inclusive

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Title
Map of the environs of Washington : compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington as constructed during the war from 1861 to 1865 inclusive
Contributor Names
Barnard, J. G. (John Gross), 1815-1882.
Boschke, A.
United States Coast Survey.
Created / Published
[1865?]
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Washington Metropolitan Area--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps, Manuscript
-  Fortification--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Fortification--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
-  Real property--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Real property--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
-  Manuscript maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington Metropolitan Area
Notes
-  Shows buildings, rural property lines, householders' names, and vegetation.
-  Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.
-  India ink, col. ink, and col. wash.
-  Northern section is printed map with ms. annotation. Remainder is completely ms.
-  Originally drawn on 4 sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, and sectioned to 6 parts.
-  On verso on label affixed to cloth backing: No. 187. L.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 676
-  Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 56-58
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : col., ms., cloth backing ; 131 x 144 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3851.S5 1865 .B3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3851s.cw0676000
Library of Congress Control Number
88690673
Online Format
image
Description
Shows buildings, rural property lines, householders' names, and vegetation. Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. India ink, col. ink, and col. wash. Northern section is printed map with ms. annotation. Remainder is completely ms. Originally drawn on 4 sheets, assembled to 1 sheet, and sectioned to 6 parts. On verso on label affixed to cloth backing: No. 187. L. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 676 Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia, pl. 56-58 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/88690673
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Barnard, J. G, A Boschke, and United States Coast Survey. Map of the environs of Washington: compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington as constructed during the war from 1861 to 1865 inclusive. [?, 1865] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88690673/. (Accessed May 26, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Barnard, J. G., Boschke, A. & United States Coast Survey. (1865) Map of the environs of Washington: compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington as constructed during the war from 1861 to 1865 inclusive. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/88690673/.

MLA citation style:

Barnard, J. G, A Boschke, and United States Coast Survey. Map of the environs of Washington: compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington as constructed during the war from 1861 to 1865 inclusive. [?, 1865] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/88690673/>.