Map Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington

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Title
Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington
Contributor Names
United States. War Dept. Corps of Topographical Engineers.
McDowell, Irvin, 1818-1885.
Schedler, J.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.? : s.n.], 1862.
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Virginia--Maps
-  Fortification--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Fortification--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
-  Virginia--Maps, Topographic
-  Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps, Topographic
-  Washington (D.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps, Topographic
-  Washington Metropolitan Area--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington Metropolitan Area
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--Virginia
Notes
-  Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm.
-  At head of title: Surveys for military defences.
-  Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological profile of Loudoun County."
-  Mounted on cloth backing.
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity.
-  Similar to no. 1005, Swem, C.E. Maps relating to Virginia.
-  This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 466
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map on 2 sheets ; 168 x 124 cm., sheets 42 x 62 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3881.S5 1862 .U5
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.lva00020
Online Format
image
Description
Accompanied by sheet: Presented to Brig. Genl. S. Williams, A.A. Genl. Hd. Qrs. Army, by order of Maj. Genl. McClellan, Comd. in Chf. U.S.A. [signed] A.W. Whipple, Maj. T.E. [1] leaf ; 21 x 13 cm. At head of title: Surveys for military defences. Includes "Data used in compilation," table of "Elevations above tide water," and "Geological profile of Loudoun County." Mounted on cloth backing. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows forts and batteries in the District of Columbia and immediate vicinity. Similar to no. 1005, Swem, C.E. Maps relating to Virginia. This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 466 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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United States War Dept. Corps Of Topographical Engineers, Irvin McDowell, and J Schedler. Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington. [Washington, D.C.?: s.n, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000020/. (Accessed March 30, 2017.)

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United States War Dept. Corps Of Topographical Engineers, McDowell, I. & Schedler, J. (1862) Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington. [Washington, D.C.?: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000020/.

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United States War Dept. Corps Of Topographical Engineers, Irvin McDowell, and J Schedler. Map of n. eastern Virginia and vicinity of Washington. [Washington, D.C.?: s.n, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000020/>.