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Map Map of the State of Virginia

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  • Map of the State of Virginia


  • Nicholson, W. L.

Created / Published

  • [S.l.], 1863.


  • -  Atlantic States--Maps
  • -  United States--Atlantic States


  • -  Scale ca. 1:887,040.
  • -  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 481.6
  • -  General map of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania showing cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. The map is overprinted in red to indicate railroads, the state name "West Virginia," and concentric circles centered on Richmond. Circles are at intervals of ten miles. A table of "Distances by Rail Roads" appears below the map title.
  • -  Description derived from published bibliography.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.


  • 1 map, col., 58 x 89 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3709.3 1863 .N51


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 99448886

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Nicholson, W. L. Map of the State of Virginia. [S.l, 1863] Map.

APA citation style:

Nicholson, W. L. (1863) Map of the State of Virginia. [S.l] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Nicholson, W. L. Map of the State of Virginia. [S.l, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.