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Maps Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas. Showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r. r. stations, & other internal improvements.

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Title
Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas. Showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r. r. stations, & other internal improvements.
Contributor Names
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.
Created / Published
New York J. H. Colton 1861.
Subject Headings
-  Southern States--Maps
-  United States--Southern States
Notes
-  Scale ca 1:1,520,640.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 6.6
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J.H. Colton."
-  Printed by Lang & Laing, N.Y.
-  Insets: Southern part of Florida. 27 x 20 cm.-Colton's map of the United States showing the proposed railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean. 19 x 26 cm.
-  Includes tables of population based on the "United States Census for 1860."
-  "No. 6" in upper left corner.
-  In this edition, "and" has not been inserted before "Texas" in the map title and the entire title has been moved from the right to the upper center.
-  Ships are depicted along the coast denoting Union blockade of southern harbors.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map col. 96 x 137 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3860 1861 .C62
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3860.cw0006600
Library of Congress Control Number
99447012
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/99447012
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99447012&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Colton, J. H. Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas. Showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r. r. stations, & other internal improvements. New York J. H. Colton, 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447012/. (Accessed August 27, 2016.)

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Colton, J. H. (1861) Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas. Showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r. r. stations, & other internal improvements. New York J. H. Colton. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447012/.

MLA citation style:

Colton, J. H. Colton's map of the southern states. Including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas. Showing also part of adjoining states & territories locating the forts & military stations of the U. States & showing all the rail roads, r. r. stations, & other internal improvements. New York J. H. Colton, 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99447012/>.