The country round Washington : the Chesapeake and the Potomac.

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Map shows geography and militarily strategic points along the Civil War era eastern coast of the United States. Insets: "City of Washington and the District of Columbia," "Pensacola Bay and its fortifications (Florida)" and "Charleston and the Harbour (South Carolina)." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca.1: 1,193,000].

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1 map : col. ; 34 x 51 cm., folded to 18 x 11 cm.

Creation Information

Wyld, James, 1812-1887 1863.

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  • James Wyld
    Place of Publication: London, England

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  • Main Title: The country round Washington : the Chesapeake and the Potomac.
  • Alternate Title: Chesapeake and the Potomac.

Description

Map shows geography and militarily strategic points along the Civil War era eastern coast of the United States. Insets: "City of Washington and the District of Columbia," "Pensacola Bay and its fortifications (Florida)" and "Charleston and the Harbour (South Carolina)." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca.1: 1,193,000].

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1 map : col. ; 34 x 51 cm., folded to 18 x 11 cm.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

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  • 1863

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Wyld, James, 1812-1887. The country round Washington : the Chesapeake and the Potomac., map, 1863; London, England. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth298899/: accessed September 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.