Map [Geological map of the state of Virginia]

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Title
[Geological map of the state of Virginia]
Contributor Names
Ridgeway, Thomas S.
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Böÿe, Herman.
Created / Published
1862.
Subject Headings
-  Geology--Virginia--Maps
-  Virginia--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--Virginia
Notes
-  Ms. geological features shown on photocopy base map. Military information not shown.
-  Relief shown by hachures on base map.
-  Title adapted from title in R.W. Stephenson's book: Civil War maps, 2nd ed., 1989.
-  Base map titled: A map of the state of Virginia reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law / by Herman Böÿe 1828. Corrected by order of the Executive 1859 by L. v. Buchholtz.
-  Prime meridian: Washington D.C.
-  Pen-and-ink and watercolors.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 465.85
-  Accompanied by partial (torn) ms. title label: 162 ... [o]f Virginia ... [geo?]logically colored. Rubber-stamping on label: Book.
-  Includes index to geological points of interest and ms. legend sheet "Geological explanations" pasted on recto at left border.
-  Base map includes text and statistical tables.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 ms. map on 2 sheets : col., cloth backing ; 78 x 120 cm., sheets 80 x 62 cm. and 80 x 59 cm., folded to 21 x 32 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3881.C5 1862 .R5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3881c.cw0465850
Library of Congress Control Number
99446495
Online Format
image
Description
Ms. geological features shown on photocopy base map. Military information not shown. Relief shown by hachures on base map. Title adapted from title in R.W. Stephenson's book: Civil War maps, 2nd ed., 1989. Base map titled: A map of the state of Virginia reduced from the nine sheet map of the state in conformity to law / by Herman Böÿe 1828. Corrected by order of the Executive 1859 by L. v. Buchholtz. Prime meridian: Washington D.C. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 465.85 Accompanied by partial (torn) ms. title label: 162 ... [o]f Virginia ... [geo?]logically colored. Rubber-stamping on label: Book. Includes index to geological points of interest and ms. legend sheet "Geological explanations" pasted on recto at left border. Base map includes text and statistical tables. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
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Ridgeway, Thomas S, A. A Humphreys, and Herman Böÿe. [Geological map of the state of Virginia]. 1862. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99446495/. (Accessed May 25, 2017.)

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Ridgeway, T. S., Humphreys, A. A. & Böÿe, H. (1862) [Geological map of the state of Virginia]. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99446495/.

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Ridgeway, Thomas S, A. A Humphreys, and Herman Böÿe. [Geological map of the state of Virginia]. 1862. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99446495/>.