Maps Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th, 21st & Oct. 21st 1861.

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Title
Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th, 21st & Oct. 21st 1861.
Contributor Names
Corbett, V. P.
A. Hoen & Co.
Created / Published
Washington, D.C. : V.P. Corbett, c1861
Subject Headings
-  Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861--Maps
-  Ball's Bluff, Battle of, Va., 1861--Maps
-  United States--Virginia--Manassas Region
-  United States--Virginia--Leesburg Region
Notes
-  Similar to no. 564, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.).
-  Map of the battles of first Manassas and Ball's Bluff, showing troop camps, entrenchments, forts, batteries, positions during engagements, roads, railroads, street pattern of Washington and Alexandria, towns, drainage, vegetation, and some indication of relief by hachures.
-  Depths shown by isolines.
-  Annotated in red and blue to show Union and Confederate positions. With hand colored American flags.
-  Insets: Leesburg to Harpers Ferry. Scale ca. 1:400,000. 9 x 9 cm. -- Map from the mouth of Occoquan River to Richmond showing rebel batteries on the Potomac River. Scale ca. 1:810,000. 16 x 18 cm.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the Clerks office of the U.S. District Court by V.P. Corbett in the year 1861 for the Dist. of Columb."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map : col. ; 64 x 54 cm. on sheet 71 x 65 cm.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/glva01.lva00218
Online Format
image

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Corbett, V. P, and A. Hoen & Co. Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th, 21st & Oct. 21st 1861. Washington, D.C.: V.P. Corbett, 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000218/. (Accessed December 04, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Corbett, V. P. & A. Hoen & Co. (1861) Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th, 21st & Oct. 21st 1861. Washington, D.C.: V.P. Corbett. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000218/.

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Corbett, V. P, and A. Hoen & Co. Map of the seat of war showing the battles of July 18th, 21st & Oct. 21st 1861. Washington, D.C.: V.P. Corbett, 1861. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/lva0000218/>.