Maps Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortification, etc. on & near the Potomac River

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Title
Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortification, etc. on & near the Potomac River
Contributor Names
Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough, 1804-1889.
Created / Published
New York and Washn., D.C., J. Disturnell and Hudson Taylor, c1861.
Subject Headings
-  Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Fortification--Virginia
-  Fortification--Washington (D.C.)
-  United States--Virginia
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:183,000.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 448
-  Map of the Potomac River and vicinity from Harpers Ferry to Swan Point showing towns, roads, railroads, names and boundaries of counties, drainage, and relief by hachures. Principal Union and Confederate positions are marked by small flags or underlined in blue and red respectively.
-  List of 33 forts defending Washington is in the right corner.
-  1862 edition is listed as entry no. 455.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map, col., 70 x 64 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3881.S5 1861 .B7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3881s.cw0448000
Library of Congress Control Number
99448477
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/99448477
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99448477&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough. Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortification, etc. on & near the Potomac River. New York and Washn., D.C., J. Disturnell and Hudson Taylor, 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99448477/. (Accessed December 03, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Bruff, J. G. (1861) Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortification, etc. on & near the Potomac River. New York and Washn., D.C., J. Disturnell and Hudson Taylor. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99448477/.

MLA citation style:

Bruff, Joseph Goldsborough. Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortification, etc. on & near the Potomac River. New York and Washn., D.C., J. Disturnell and Hudson Taylor, 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99448477/>.