Map Topographical map of the District of Columbia Copy 2

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Topographical map of the District of Columbia
Contributor Names
Boschke, A.
McClelland, D.
Sweeny, Hugh B.
Blagden, Thos. (Thomas)
D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun.
Created / Published
Washington : D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun, 1861.
Subject Headings
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps, Topographic
-  Real property--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Arlington County (Va.)--Maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--Virginia--Arlington County
-  Partial cadastral map showing some householders' names, individual buildings, and vegetation.
-  Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.
-  Also covers Virginia shoreline zone.
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861, by D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun, Hugh B. Sweeny, and Thos. Blagden, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia."
-  Oriented with north toward the upper left.
-  Originally printed on 2 sheets.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 678.5
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC copies variously sectioned, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Some copies also soiled, torn, and missing small sections. Copy 6 missing north half.
-  Phillips. Washington 947
-  6 copies
-  Vault
-  DCP
1 map ; 99 x 103 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3850 1861 .B6
G3850 1861 .B6 Copy 2
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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Chicago citation style:

Boschke, A, D McClelland, Hugh B Sweeny, Thos Blagden, and Blanchard & Mohun D. Mcclelland. Topographical map of the District of Columbia. Washington: D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun, 1861. Map.

APA citation style:

Boschke, A., McClelland, D., Sweeny, H. B., Blagden, T. & D. Mcclelland, B. &. M. (1861) Topographical map of the District of Columbia. Washington: D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Boschke, A, et al. Topographical map of the District of Columbia. Washington: D. McClelland, Blanchard & Mohun, 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.

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