Map Map of the Rappahannock River fron [sic] Port Royal to Richards Ferry

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Title
Map of the Rappahannock River fron [sic] Port Royal to Richards Ferry
Other Title
Map of the Rappahannock River from Port Royal to Richards Ferry
Contributor Names
Vernam, John S.
Woodbury, Daniel P. (Daniel Phineas), 1812-1864.
Benham, Henry Washington, 1813-1884.
United States. Army of the Potomac. Engineer Brigade.
United States Coast Survey.
Created / Published
[1863]
Subject Headings
-  Rappahannock River Valley (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Rappahannock River Valley (Va.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  Fredericksburg Region (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Fredericksburg Region (Va.)--Maps, Manuscript
-  Military bridges--Virginia--Rappahannock River--Maps
-  Military bridges--Virginia--Fredericksburg Region--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Rappahannock River Valley
-  United States--Virginia--Fredericksburg Region
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Also covers Fredericksburg city region.
-  Shows "Lines of Gen. Hooker" at Chancellorsville, "Battle field of Gen. Sedgwick" at Salem Church, military bridges, towns, farmsteads with residents' names, wooded areas, and streams.
-  Pen-and-ink (black/red) and watercolor (blue).
-  Endorsed in ink handwriting on verso on 2 panels: Map of the Rappahannock from Port Royal to Kelly's Ford, showing the crossings of Gen. Hookers army and the ground occupied by our forces in and around Chancellorville [sic].
-  Oriented with north toward the upper left.
-  A printed version of this map appears as plate 39, map 2, in the U.S. War Dept.'s: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies (Washington, G.P.O., 1891-95).
-  The area south of Chancellorsville is on a separate linen sheet spliced to the bottom of the main sheet.
-  Includes index of military bridge construction sites.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 619.6
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Transfer from the Gist Blair papers; LC Manuscript Division; 1936.
-  Vault
Medium
1 ms. map : col., tracing linen ; on sheet 42 x 88 cm., folded to 18 x 8 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3882.R38S5 1863 .V4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3882r.cw0619600
Library of Congress Control Number
2003630517
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Also covers Fredericksburg city region. Shows "Lines of Gen. Hooker" at Chancellorsville, "Battle field of Gen. Sedgwick" at Salem Church, military bridges, towns, farmsteads with residents' names, wooded areas, and streams. Pen-and-ink (black/red) and watercolor (blue). Endorsed in ink handwriting on verso on 2 panels: Map of the Rappahannock from Port Royal to Kelly's Ford, showing the crossings of Gen. Hookers army and the ground occupied by our forces in and around Chancellorville [sic]. Oriented with north toward the upper left. A printed version of this map appears as plate 39, map 2, in the U.S. War Dept.'s: Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies (Washington, G.P.O., 1891-95). The area south of Chancellorsville is on a separate linen sheet spliced to the bottom of the main sheet. Includes index of military bridge construction sites. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 619.6 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Transfer from the Gist Blair papers; LC Manuscript Division; 1936. Vault
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2003630517
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Vernam, John S, Daniel P Woodbury, Henry Washington Benham, United States Army Of The Potomac. Engineer Brigade, and United States Coast Survey. [Map of the Rappahannock River fron sic Port Royal to Richards Ferry]. [1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2003630517/. (Accessed December 13, 2017.)

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Vernam, J. S., Woodbury, D. P., Benham, H. W., United States Army Of The Potomac. Engineer Brigade & United States Coast Survey. (1863) [Map of the Rappahannock River fron sic Port Royal to Richards Ferry]. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2003630517/.

MLA citation style:

Vernam, John S, et al. [Map of the Rappahannock River fron sic Port Royal to Richards Ferry]. [1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2003630517/>.