Maps Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road.
About this Item
- Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road.
- Strip map of Virginia between Lynchburg and Bristol, Tenn. Shows drainage, coal and copper fields, county boundaries, cities, towns, and roads. Chartered March 24, 1848, under the name of Lynchburg abd Tennessee Railroad. Consolidated in 1871 under Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. See entry 331. [From published bibliography]
- Contributor Names
- Blackford, W. W. (William Willis), 1831-1905.
- Ritchie & Dunnavant.
- Created / Published
- Richmond, lith of Ritchie & Dunnavant, 1856.
- Subject Headings
- - Virginia and Tennessee Railroad Company--Maps
- - Railroads--Virginia--Maps
- - United States--Virginia
- - Scale 1:316,800; 5 miles to 1 in.
- - Hand colored.
- - Relief shown by hachures.
- - LC Railroad maps, 599
- - Across bottom of map: Profile of Va. & Tenn. R.R., 5 x 42 in.
- - Includes "Table of curvatures," "Table of amounts," and "Elevation above the level of the sea of the rails."
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - AACR2
- col. map 49 x 109 cm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- G3881.P3 1856 .B51
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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Blackford, W. W, and Ritchie & Dunnavant. Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road. Richmond, lith of Ritchie & Dunnavant, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm72003016/. (Accessed February 20, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Blackford, W. W. & Ritchie & Dunnavant. (1856) Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road. Richmond, lith of Ritchie & Dunnavant. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm72003016/.
MLA citation style:
Blackford, W. W, and Ritchie & Dunnavant. Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road. Richmond, lith of Ritchie & Dunnavant, 1856. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm72003016/>.