Map View of Vicksburg and plan of the canal, fortifications & vicinity

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Title
View of Vicksburg and plan of the canal, fortifications & vicinity
Contributor Names
Wrotnowski, L. A.
Created / Published
[S.l.], 1863.
Subject Headings
-  Vicksburg (Miss.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--Mississippi--Vicksburg
Notes
-  Scale 1:63,360.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 294
-  Indicates fortifications, location, type and names of boats, roads, railroads, levees, drainage, vegetation, and the names of a few residents.
-  Inset: [View of Vicksburg] 17 x 54 cm.
-  Inscribed in the lower right hand corner "Major David C. Houston, Chief Engineer, 19th Army Corps, with the compliments from the author."
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 view, col., 40 x 54 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3984.V8S5 1863 .W7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3984v.cw0294000
Library of Congress Control Number
99447435
Online Format
image
Description
Scale 1:63,360. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 294 Indicates fortifications, location, type and names of boats, roads, railroads, levees, drainage, vegetation, and the names of a few residents. Inset: [View of Vicksburg] 17 x 54 cm. Inscribed in the lower right hand corner "Major David C. Houston, Chief Engineer, 19th Army Corps, with the compliments from the author." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/99447435
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Wrotnowski, L. A. View of Vicksburg and plan of the canal, fortifications & vicinity. [S.l, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447435/. (Accessed June 29, 2017.)

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Wrotnowski, L. A. (1863) View of Vicksburg and plan of the canal, fortifications & vicinity. [S.l] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447435/.

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Wrotnowski, L. A. View of Vicksburg and plan of the canal, fortifications & vicinity. [S.l, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99447435/>.