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Map Colton's Virginia. Colton's map of Virginia

About this Item


  • Colton's Virginia.

Other Title

  • Colton's map of Virginia


  • Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.

Created / Published

  • New York : J.H. Colton, 1862, c1855.


  • -  Virginia.--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps.--Maps
  • -  West Virginia.--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps.--Maps
  • -  United States--Virginia
  • -  United States--West Virginia


  • -  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co. in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York."
  • -  Accompanied by cover: Colton's map of Virginia / J.H. Colton.
  • -  Insets: Richmond, Henrico County, Manchester and Spring Hill, Chesterfield Co. -- Norfolk, Portsmouth and Gosport.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures.
  • -  Shows roads, railroads, canals, and post offices.
  • -  This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
  • -  c.1, Feb. 1926, N.F. Morrison, b; c. 2 1954 photocopy, LVA; Feb. 2003, Map Cataloging Team.
  • -  C. 1, map accession no. 1932 (1926); c. 2 (negative photostat, LVA, Dec. 1954, approx. 45 x 52 cm.)
  • -  Civil War project no.: lva00093.
  • -  Conservation: copy 1 Etherington Conservation Center, Dec. 2002.
  • -  Digital image available: 13 3/4 x 16 1/2 in.
  • -  Previously filed as: 755 1862 (2).


  • 1 map : col., mounted on paper ; 35 x 42 cm.


  • Library of Virginia Richmond, VA 23219-8000 USA vau For copies contact: Archives Research Services.

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Chicago citation style:

Colton, J. H. Colton's Virginia. New York: J.H. Colton, 1862, 1862. Map.

APA citation style:

Colton, J. H. (1862) Colton's Virginia. New York: J.H. Colton, 1862. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Colton, J. H. Colton's Virginia. New York: J.H. Colton, 1862, 1862. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.