Map Map of the battlefield of Antietam, [Sept. 17, 1862]

About this Item

Title
Map of the battlefield of Antietam, [Sept. 17, 1862]
Contributor Names
Willcox, William H.
Created / Published
[Philada., Lith. of P. S. Duval & Son, 1862]
Subject Headings
-  Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862--Maps
-  United States--Maryland--Antietam
-  Antietam, Battle of, Md
Genre
Maps
Salted paper prints--1861-1865
Notes
-  [Scale ca. 1:13,300].
-  Inscribed in longhand as follows: Obtained from Washington & presented to Gen. R. E. Lee by J. E. B. Stuart.
-  This map was in the possession of Jedediah Hotchkiss at the time of his death. Major Hotchkiss served as topographic engineer with the Army of Northern Virginia. In July 1948, the Library of Congress purchased his map collection.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Civil War salted paper maps.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 253
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map, [49 x 43 cm.]
Call Number/Physical Location
G3844.S43S5 1862 .W5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3844s.cw0253000
Library of Congress Control Number
99447397
Language
Online Format
image
OCLC Number
(dlc)99447397
Description
[Scale ca. 1:13,300]. Inscribed in longhand as follows: Obtained from Washington & presented to Gen. R. E. Lee by J. E. B. Stuart. This map was in the possession of Jedediah Hotchkiss at the time of his death. Major Hotchkiss served as topographic engineer with the Army of Northern Virginia. In July 1948, the Library of Congress purchased his map collection. Description derived from published bibliography. Civil War salted paper maps. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 253 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/99447397
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Chicago citation style:

Willcox, William H. Map of the battlefield of Antietam, Sept. 17. [Philada., Lith. of P. S. Duval & Son, 1862] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/99447397/.

APA citation style:

Willcox, W. H. (1862) Map of the battlefield of Antietam, Sept. 17. [Philada., Lith. of P. S. Duval & Son] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447397/.

MLA citation style:

Willcox, William H. Map of the battlefield of Antietam, Sept. 17. [Philada., Lith. of P. S. Duval & Son, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/99447397/>.