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Map of the Cities of Norfolk and Portsmouth: Adjoining Towns and Suburbs

surveyed by J.F. Dezendorf, C.E.
Map; Online
New York (36 Vesey Street) : Published by F.W. Beers & Co., 1876 (New York : Printed by Charles Hart, 36 Vesey St. ; Engraved by L.E. Neuman, 36 Vesey St.)
Cartographic Info
Scale 1:4,800; 400 feet to an inch.
1 map on 4 sheets : col. ; each sheet image measures approximately 73 x 53 cm. on sheets 85 x 70 cm.
  • Depths shown by soundings.
  • Explanations for steam rail roads, horse rail roads, water pipes, fire hydrants, fire district boundaries, soundings in feet, street numbers.
  • "Patrons list and business notices" on left side of map; list of city officials on lower right sheet.
  • Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1876 by F.W. Beers & Co. in the office of the Libraraina of Congress at Washington.
  • Insets (separate scale): Elizabeth River, Hampton Roads and Chesapeake entrance -- Upper Brambleton.
  • Inset map (center of both lower sheets): Upper Brambleton (separate scale).
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Has several marginal tears.
Cited in
Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, no. 1327, p. 171.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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Library Location Map Availability Call Number
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G3884 .N6 1876 .D49