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One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond

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Creator: Magnus, Charles
Title: One hundred & fifty miles around Richmond
Date: 1864
Description: 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.

Eleventh edition 3000 of Magnus all around map.

Scale [ca. 1:880,000]

Subjects: Richmond (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps. | Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps.
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hargrett Library
Original Material: New York : Charles Magnus | 1 map : printed col. ; 53 cm. in diam., on sheet 74 x 88 cm.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Title], [map number], Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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Persistent Link to Item: http://hmap.libs.uga.edu/hmap/view?docId=hmap/hmap1864m3.xml

Related Institutions: Hargrett Library
Collection Information: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library Rare Map Collection