Map [Map of a part of Greenbrier County, West Va.

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About this Item

Title
[Map of a part of Greenbrier County, West Va.
Contributor Names
Loring, William Wing, 1818-1886.
Created / Published
[1862?]
Subject Headings
-  Greenbrier County (W. Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps, Manuscript
-  United States--West Virginia--Greenbrier County
Notes
-  Drawn with pencil and ink on blue-lined paper. Shows towns, roads, rivers and mountains.
-  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."
-  Oriented with north to the top.
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  Shows Lewisburg, W. Va. and the surrounding area.
-  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 and statement of responsibility derived from Swem's Maps relating to Virginia.
-  Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 954
-  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.: lva00137.
-  Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, May 2003.
-  Digital image available: 12.5 x 16 in.
-  Map accession no.44 (1912)g.
-  Previously filed as: 754.M6 1861-1865 ca.1862 (2)
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.lva00137
Online Format
image
Description
Drawn with pencil and ink on blue-lined paper. Shows towns, roads, rivers and mountains. 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." Oriented with north to the top. Relief shown by shading. Shows Lewisburg, W. Va. and the surrounding area. 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 and statement of responsibility derived from Swem's Maps relating to Virginia. Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 954 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.: lva00137. Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, May 2003. Digital image available: 12.5 x 16 in. Map accession no.44 (1912)g. Previously filed as: 754.M6 1861-1865 ca.1862 (2)

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Chicago citation style:

Loring, William Wing. [Map of a part of Greenbrier County, West Va]. [?, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000137/. (Accessed May 24, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Loring, W. W. (1862) [Map of a part of Greenbrier County, West Va]. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000137/.

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Loring, William Wing. [Map of a part of Greenbrier County, West Va]. [?, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000137/>.