Maps Map of Gettysburg and vicinity

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Map of Gettysburg and vicinity
Contributor Names
Weeks, Gaylord.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863--Maps, Manuscript
-  Gettysburg Region (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Gettysburg Region
-  Shows Civil-War battle positions in rural districts surrounding Gettysburg (Pa.). Union lines are shown by blue dashes and Confederate lines by red ones. Also shows locations of artillery, significant features of the battlefield, some dwellings with names of residents, vegetation, drainage, roads, and railways.
-  Pen-and-ink, watercolors, and rubber-stamped names.
-  Typewritten label affixed at lower right corner reads: Under direction of Mrs. Georgia Wade McClellan 1898 for her personal use.
-  Rubber-stamped on cloth backing: Exch., Iowa State Dept. of History & Archives, 4/10/42.
-  Imperfect: brittle, water-stained along right side.
-  Includes inset: Site of Gen. Gregg's cavalry operations, three miles east of Gettysburg. Scale 4 1/2 in. = 1 mile.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 355
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
-  Vault
1 map on 8 sheets : col., ms., cloth backing ; 165 x 146 cm., sheets 49 x 79 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3824.G3S5 1863 .W4
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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Weeks, Gaylord. Map of Gettysburg and vicinity. [1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed December 08, 2016.)

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