Map of the Environs of Washington

Dublin Core

Title

Map of the Environs of Washington

Subject

Washington (D.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- Washington Metropolitan Area--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
- Washington (D.C.)--Maps, Manuscript
- Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps, Manuscript
- Fortification--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
- Fortification--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
- Real property--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
- Real property--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
- Manuscript maps
- United States--District of Columbia--Washington
- United States--District of Columbia--Washington Metropolitan Area

Description

Map of the environs of Washington : compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington as constructed during the war from 1861 to 1865 inclusive

Creator

Barnard, J. G. (John Gross), 1815-1882.
Boschke, A.
United States Coast Survey.

Source

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3851s.cw0676000

Publisher

LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/88690673

Date

1865

Contributor

Barnard, J. G, A Boschke, and United States Coast Survey. Map of the environs of Washington: compiled from Boschkes' map of the District of Columbia and from surveys of the U.S. Coast Survey showing the line of the defences of Washington as constructed during the war fromto 1865 inclusive. [?, 1865] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88690673/>.

Rights

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 map : col., ms., cloth backing ; 131 x 144 cm.

Physical Dimensions

1 map : col., ms., cloth backing ; 131 x 144 cm.

Files

Map of the environs.jpg
Date Added
December 8, 2021
Collection
Maps
Item Type
Still Image
Citation
Barnard, J. G. (John Gross), 1815-1882. Boschke, A. United States Coast Survey., “Map of the Environs of Washington,” Mapping the Civil War in Arlington, accessed August 15, 2022, https://mtcwia.com/items/show/245.