Maps [Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland].

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Title
[Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland].
Contributor Names
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Created / Published
[186-]
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Maryland--Montgomery County--Maps
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Montgomery County (Md.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--Maryland--Montgomery County
Notes
-  Four fort vicinity sketch maps, each covering the same area, but in various stages of completion. The map with the most detail includes roads, drainage, vegetation, and fortifications.
-  Relief shown by contours on some maps.
-  Forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley were part of the defenses of Washington.
-  Title from published Civil War bibliography.
-  Manuscript: pen-and-ink (black, brown), blue watercolor, lead pencil.
-  At upper left in india ink: 211, L. Sheet 4.
-  Imperfect: Stained at edges, small internal stains, torn at edges, taped on verso, small sections missing along bottom edge.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 688
-  Includes 2 male figure drawings at upper left (pen-and-ink, watercolor, lead pencil).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
4 ms. maps on 1 sheet : some col. ; 26 x 25 cm. or smaller, sheet 55 x 68 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3843.M6S5 186- .U5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3843m.cw0688000
Library of Congress Control Number
99448354
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/99448354
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99448354&searchType=1&recCount=10
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United States Army. Corps Of Engineers. [Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland]. [186] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99448354/. (Accessed December 08, 2016.)

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United States Army. Corps Of Engineers. [Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland]. [186] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99448354/.

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United States Army. Corps Of Engineers. [Maps of the environs of forts Franklin, Alexander, and Ripley, in Montgomery County, Maryland]. [186] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99448354/>.