Map One hundred years : [Washington D.C. and metropolitan area]

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Title
One hundred years : [Washington D.C. and metropolitan area]
Contributor Names
United States. War Department. Engineer Bureau.
United States. Army. Geodesy, Intelligence, and Mapping Research and Development Agency. Graphics Division.
Created / Published
[Fort Belvoir] : The Agency, [1965]
Contents
[1865 facsimile map] -- [1965 road map].
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Fortification--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
-  Washington (D.C.)--Maps, Topographic
-  Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps, Topographic
-  Roads--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
-  Maps--Facsimiles
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington Metropolitan Area
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures on 1865 map. Depths shown by soundings on 1865 map.
-  1865 map is facsimile.
-  "This is a comparison of the Bureau of Engineers' map of the 'Defenses of Washington' compiled in 1865, one hundred years ago, and the present day road map."
-  "Original map courtesy of the U.S. Army Engineer School Library."
-  Original version: Defenses of Washington, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia : showing forts and roads / Engineer Bureau, War Department. [Washington?] : The Bureau, 1865. Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865. Accompanying report of Brig. Gen. Richard Delafield ... October 30, 1865, series III. See Atlas, plates VII and VIII. No. [1?].
-  Includes notes and index of places.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  DCP
Medium
2 maps on 1 sheet : 1 col. ; each 41 x 33 cm., sheet 58 x 74 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3851.R4 1865 .U5 1965
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3851r.ct004867
Library of Congress Control Number
87693152
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by hachures on 1865 map. Depths shown by soundings on 1865 map. 1865 map is facsimile. "This is a comparison of the Bureau of Engineers' map of the 'Defenses of Washington' compiled in 1865, one hundred years ago, and the present day road map." "Original map courtesy of the U.S. Army Engineer School Library." Original version: Defenses of Washington, extract of military map of N.E. Virginia : showing forts and roads / Engineer Bureau, War Department. [Washington?] : The Bureau, 1865. Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1861-1865. Accompanying report of Brig. Gen. Richard Delafield ... October 30, 1865, series III. See Atlas, plates VII and VIII. No. [1?]. Includes notes and index of places. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/87693152
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United States War Department. Engineer Bureau, and Intelligence United States Army. Geodesy. One hundred years: Washington D.C. and metropolitan area. [Fort Belvoir: The Agency, 1865] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/87693152/.

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United States War Department. Engineer Bureau, and Intelligence United States Army. Geodesy. One hundred years: Washington D.C. and metropolitan area. [Fort Belvoir: The Agency, 1865] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/87693152/>.