Item Details

Bird's Eye Views of Alexandria, Va [manuscript] 1863.

Magnus, Charles
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Alexandria, Va., view
Summary
The views, on the versos of four envelopes, were published by Charles Magnus, N.Y. as part of his series of Civil War patriotic envelopes. Labelled 2A, 2B, 3B and 5B they depict the buildings of the city including the railroad yards and an army encampment. The view of the railroad yard is colored.
Description
4 envelopes.
Cite as
Charles Magnus. Bird's Eye Views of Alexandria, Va., Envelopes, 1863, Accession #12022, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Byrd Fund, 2001/2002.
Biographical Note
Printer and publisher. His New York studio produced a series of bird's eye pictorial views of American cities, and patriotic lettersheets and envelopes.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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