Map Map of Fort Huger & Mulberry Pt. Battery with intermediate soundings.

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Title
Map of Fort Huger & Mulberry Pt. Battery with intermediate soundings.
Other Title
Map of Fort Huger and Mulberry Point Battery with intermediate soundings.
Contributor Names
Virginia. Engineer Dept.
Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office.
Created / Published
[S.l. : Engineer Department of Virginia, 1863].
Subject Headings
-  Gilmer, Jeremy Francis,--1818-1883--Map collection
-  Fortification--Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial works
-  Fort Huger (Va.)--Pictorial works
-  Isle of Wight County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  James River (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  Mulberry Island (Newport News, Va.)
-  Newport News (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  United States--Virginia--Isle of Wight County
-  United States--Virginia--James River
-  United States--Virginia--Fort Huger
-  United States--Virginia--Newport News
Notes
-  "Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map.
-  Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection.
-  Illustrates the layout of the Fort Huger in Isle of Wight County along the James River, with the Mulberry Point Battery, on Mulberry Island, Warwick County [now the city of Newport News], opposite.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
-  Gift of Mrs. Louisa Porter (Gilmer) Minis (i.e., Mrs. J. F. Minis), Savannah, Ga., in 1911.
-  Manuscripts o.s.
Medium
1 map : col. on linen ; 47 x 66 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00359
Online Format
image
Description
"Map from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Illustrates the layout of the Fort Huger in Isle of Wight County along the James River, with the Mulberry Point Battery, on Mulberry Island, Warwick County [now the city of Newport News], opposite. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Mrs. Louisa Porter (Gilmer) Minis (i.e., Mrs. J. F. Minis), Savannah, Ga., in 1911. Manuscripts o.s.

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Virginia. Engineer Dept, and Confederate States Of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer'S Office. Map of Fort Huger & Mulberry Pt. Battery with intermediate soundings. [S.l.: Engineer Department of Virginia, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00359/. (Accessed November 24, 2017.)

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Virginia. Engineer Dept & Confederate States Of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer'S Office. (1863) Map of Fort Huger & Mulberry Pt. Battery with intermediate soundings. [S.l.: Engineer Department of Virginia] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00359/.

MLA citation style:

Virginia. Engineer Dept, and Confederate States Of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer'S Office. Map of Fort Huger & Mulberry Pt. Battery with intermediate soundings. [S.l.: Engineer Department of Virginia, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00359/>.