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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Wyld, James, 1812-1887
Date:
1861
Short Title:
Cover: United States military map.
Publisher:
James Wyld
London
Type:
Covers
Obj Height cm:
22
Obj Width cm:
14
Reference:
Stephenson 19.
Country:
United States
State/Province:
U.S. Mid West; U.S. North East; U.S. South
Event:
U.S. Civil War
Subject:
Military
Full Title:
(Covers to) Wyld's Military Map Of The United States, The Northern States, And The Southern Confederate States: With The Forts, Harbours, Arsenals And Military Positions. James Wyld, 457 Strand; Charing Cross East And 2, Royal Exchange London. London, Published By James Wyld, Geographer To The Queen & H.R.H. The Prince Consort ... (with 4 inset maps).
List No:
1246A
Series No:
1
Publication Author:
Wyld, James, 1812-1887
Pub Date:
1861
Pub Title:
Wyld's Military Map Of The United States, The Northern States, And The Southern Confederate States: With The Forts, Harbours, Arsenals And Military Positions. James Wyld, 457 Strand; Charing Cross East And 2, Royal Exchange London. London, Published By James Wyld, Geographer To The Queen & H.R.H. The Prince Consort ... (with 4 inset maps).
Pub Reference:
Stephenson 19.
Pub Note:
Stephenson copy is dated 1861; this is undated. Excellent detail, several insets. Chippewa is a state above Dakotah. Paste down advertising catalogue for maps, atlases and globes. Inset maps include: City Of Washington And District Of Columbia, Country Round Washington, Pensacola Bay and its Fortifications, Charleston And The Harbour. Map is dissected into 25 sections and mounted on linen. Outline color by state and military position. Map folds into brown cloth covered boards 21.5x13.5 with a paste down label reading "Wyld's New Map Of The United States. James Wyld, Geographer To The Queen, & H.R.H. The Prince Consort, 457, Strand, Charing Cross East, S.W. Opposite Northumberland Street; And 2, Royal Exchange, E.C. London." A remnant of a label on the spine appears to read "United States".
Pub List No:
1246.000
Pub Type:
Pocket Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
22
Pub Width cm:
14
Image No:
1246A
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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