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One Hundred & Fifty Miles Around Richmond

Magnus, Charles
Format
Map; Online
Description
1 map : printed col. ; 53 cm. in diam., on sheet 74 x 88 cm.
Variant Title
One hundred and fifty miles around Richmond
Battle ground of the Wilderness and Spottsylvania Court House, May 5-23, 1864
Edition
Eleventh Edition 3000 of Magnus' all around Map
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:880,000]
Published
New York (12 Frankfort St.) ; Washington, D.C. (520 7th St.) : Charles Magnus' New York Printing Establishment, [1864]
Language
English
Notes
  • At head of title: Battle ground of the Wilderness and Spottsylvania Court House. May 5-23, 1864.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • The central circular map shows the country around Richmond, and is surrounded by nine smaller circular maps of other battle areas. Map in blue with red border and title.
  • Ancillary maps: 225 miles around Vicksburg, Miss. -- Memphis and Nashville, Tenn. -- Knoxville, Tenn., Danville, Ky. and Parkersburg, Va. -- 100 miles around Chattanooga, Tenn. -- 250 miles around Galveston, Texas -- 250 miles around Charleston, S.C. -- Fortifications around Richmond, Va. -- 200 miles around Montgomery, Ala. -- 100 miles around Milledgeville, Ga.
  • "Dedicated to the gallant soldiers, fighting to suppress the rebellion." -- In red, at lower right.
  • "Deutsche und englishe Buchdruckerei, lithographische Anstalt und Verlagshandlung" follows the imprint.
  • Stephenson and McKee, Virginia in Maps, Map IV-27 (A-B), reproduces an image of the 10th edition.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Mounted on linen. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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Area Table 755-451 1864 Magnus