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Map 1862 map of the James River. Map of the James River 1862.

About this Item

Title

  • 1862 map of the James River.

Other Title

  • Map of the James River 1862.

Summary

  • Payne, a member of the 4th Virginia Cavalry, C.S.A., was wounded and captured during the Battle of Williamsburg, Va., in May 1862. This map depicts the area of the Virginia Peninsula between Williamsburg and Richmond.

Names

  • Payne, William Henry Fitzhugh, 1830-1904.
  • Hunton family.

Created / Published

  • [S.l. : s.n., 1862].

Headings

  • -  Payne, William Henry Fitzhugh,--1830-1904
  • -  Confederate States of America.--Army.--Virginia Cavalry Regiment, 4th
  • -  Williamsburg, Battle of, Williamsburg, Va., 1862
  • -  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons
  • -  Virginia Peninsula (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  United States--Virginia--Virginia Peninsula
  • -  Williamsburg, Battle of, Va

Notes

  • -  "Map - prepared when at Williamsburg wounded. It was designed to aid my escape - 1882"--Page caption.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
  • -  In the Hunton family papers, 1809-1935.
  • -  Manuscripts

Medium

  • 1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor : 20 x 32 cm.

Repository

  • Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, Va 23221-0311 USA vau

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Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Payne, William Henry Fitzhugh, and Hunton Family. map of the James River. [S.l.: s.n, 1862] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00391/.

APA citation style:

Payne, W. H. F. & Hunton Family. (1862) map of the James River. [S.l.: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00391/.

MLA citation style:

Payne, William Henry Fitzhugh, and Hunton Family. map of the James River. [S.l.: s.n, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00391/>.