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MAP #: 365B5

CARTOGRAPHER : BUFFORD, J.H. [PUBLISHER]

DATE: 1865

SHORT TITLE : GRANT'S CAMPAIGN WAR MAP. SUPPLEMENT.

REMAINING TITLE & ID : (ABOVE TOP NEAT LINE IN HEAVY GREEN LETTERS). "25 MILES AROUND RICHMOND." (BELOW BOTTOM NEAT LINE IN HEAVY GREEN LETTERS). "PUBLISHED BY J.H. BUFFORD" (LEFT BOTTOM MARGIN). "313 WASHINGTON ST. BOSTON." (RIGHT BOTTOM MARGIN). LONGITUDE AND LATITUDE (NOT SHOWN).


DATE OF PUBLICATION : S1865?
PLACE OF PUBLICATION : BOSTON
PUBLISHER : J. H. BUFFORD
LANGUAGE(S) : EN
SIZE (HEIGHT X WIDTH) : 41.5 X 36.7 CM.
SIZE - OTHER DATA : ? X ? CM. OM
SCALE - (RF) 1: : 210,000
SCALE - OTHER DATA :
LIB. OF CONGRESS # : -
Md. HALL OF RECORDS # 1 : MSA SC1399-559
HUNTINGFIELD ACQ. # 1 : SW015-HNE
REGION CATEGORY : THIS MAP IS NOT IMPORTANT TO A MD/CHESAPEAKE COLLECTION (9)
SPECIAL CATEGORY(IES) : CIVIL WAR MAP (3)
: VIRGINIA MAP PRIMARILY (13)
# SHEETS TO MAP : 1
MAP ORIENTATION : N IS AT THE TOP OF THE MAP
RELIEF SHOWN ? : YES
HYDROGRAPHIC DATA : NONE.
CARTOUCHE : NONE (1)
BORDER : PLAIN (2)
PRIME MERIDIAN(S) : NONE
SEE ALSO MAP #s : -
BEST INFO SOURCE : NONE FOUND.
DESCRIPTION : THIS GREEN LITHOGRAPH SHOWS THE AREA FOR 25 MILES AROUND RICHMOND. THERE ARE FIVE CONCENTRIC 5 MILE CIRCLES INDICATING THE DISTANCE. THE MAP IS RATHER CRUDELY DONE ON INEXPENSIVE PAPER. RAILROADS, TOWNS, FORDS, STORES, SHOPS, NOTES ON MILITARY ACTIVITY (e.g. "CAPTURED BY SHERMAN MAY 11th"), TYPE TERRAIN, ETC. ARE SHOWN.

NO REFERENCES HAVE YET BEEN FOUND ON THIS CIVIL WAR MAP, WHICH IS NOT IN STEPHENSON'S CIVIL WAR MAPS AN ANNOTATED LIST OF MAPS AND ATLASES IN THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. DATA IS FROM OBSERVATION OF THE COPY IN THE HUNTINGFIELD COLLECTION.

EDITION & STATE INFO : WRITER KNOWS OF ONLY A SINGLE EDITION OF THIS MAP.

HFC OWNERSHIP DATA : THE HUNTINGFIELD COLLECTION HAS A GOOD COPY OF THIS MAP ON ACIDIC PAPER. IT IS A LITHOGRAPH WITH GREEN INK. IT HAS AN ACQ. # OF SW015-HNE AND A MDHR # OF MSA SC1399-559.

BIBLIGRAPHICAL REFS. : NONE FOUND.

February 14, 1992


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