Map [Map of Wyoming, Fayette and Raleigh Counties, West Va.

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Title
[Map of Wyoming, Fayette and Raleigh Counties, West Va.
Contributor Names
Loring, William Wing, 1818-1886.
Created / Published
[1862?]
Subject Headings
-  West Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--West Virginia
Notes
-  Covers the area from Logan Courthouse to Richmond Ferry, W. Va.
-  Drawn with ink and pencil. Shows towns, roads, rivers and mountains with some distances given.
-  Not drawn to scale.
-  One of a series of eight maps of southwestern Virginia and West Virginia. Originally in envelope with notations: "Maps of various kinds by residents of Western Virginia. Found among a few books &c which had belonged to Genl. Loring. This statement made by Mr. John Hart."
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information.
-  Title derived from Swem's Maps relating to Virginia.
-  Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 973
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
-  Jan. 1912, J. Hart, exchange; May 2003, Map Cataloging Team.
-  Civil War project no.: lva00135.
-  Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, May 2003.
-  Digital image available: 12.5 x 16 in.
-  Map accession no. 44 (1912)e.
-  Previously filed as: 754.M6 1861-1865 ca.1862 (4).
Medium
1 map : ms., mounted on paper ; 32 x 41 cm.
Repository
Library of Virginia Richmond, VA 23219-8000 USA vau For copies contact: Archives Research Services.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/glva01.lva00135
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Covers the area from Logan Courthouse to Richmond Ferry, W. Va. Drawn with ink and pencil. Shows towns, roads, rivers and mountains with some distances given. Not drawn to scale. One of a series of eight maps of southwestern Virginia and West Virginia. Originally in envelope with notations: "Maps of various kinds by residents of Western Virginia. Found among a few books &c which had belonged to Genl. Loring. This statement made by Mr. John Hart." Relief shown by shading. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Title derived from Swem's Maps relating to Virginia. Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 973 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. Jan. 1912, J. Hart, exchange; May 2003, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War project no.: lva00135. Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, May 2003. Digital image available: 12.5 x 16 in. Map accession no. 44 (1912)e. Previously filed as: 754.M6 1861-1865 ca.1862 (4).
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Loring, William Wing. Map of Wyoming, Fayette and Raleigh Counties, West Va. [?, 1862] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000135/.

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Loring, W. W. (1862) Map of Wyoming, Fayette and Raleigh Counties, West Va. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000135/.

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Loring, William Wing. Map of Wyoming, Fayette and Raleigh Counties, West Va. [?, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lva0000135/>.

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