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Army map of the seat of war in Virginia, showing the battle fields, fortifications, etc. on & near the Potomac River

Drawn by J.G. Bruff. Lith. of P.S. Duval & Son, Philada.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map, col., 70 x 63 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:183,000].
Published
New York : Published by J. Disturnell ; [Washington, D.C.] : Hudson Taylor, Washn. D.C., 1862.
Notes
Map of the Potomac River and vicinity from Harpers Ferry to Swan Point showing towns, roads, railroads, names and boundaries of counties, drainage, and relief by hachures. Principal Union and Confederate positions are marked by small flags or underlined in blue and red respectively.
List of 34 forts defending Washington is in the lower right corner.
Cited in
LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 455
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Former cloth backing removed when cataloged.
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