3 results, ordered by Publication Date

Chesapeake & Delaware Bays

A scarce and very appealing chart of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays, with coverage upstream to Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, and well up the Rappahanock, York and James Rivers. Soundings extend along the eastern shore into the lower Chester River, Eastern Bay, the mouth of the Choptank, and Tangier Sound, and the entrances to both […]

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A striking and unusual depiction of the seat of Civil War in the Middle Atlantic States, extending from the southern reaches of New Jersey and Pennsylvania to northern Carolina, and west to the Ohio River watershed.

Striking Civil War bird’s-eye view of the Middle Atlantic

A striking and unusual depiction of the seat of Civil War in the Middle Atlantic States, extending from the southern reaches of New Jersey and Pennsylvania to northern Carolina, and west to the Ohio River watershed. Stephenson’s Civil War Maps correctly points out that the image “is a map and not a bird’s-eye view,” though […]

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Stunning Hampton Roads view

A spectacular bird’s-eye view of Hampton Roads as seen from the south.  The view depicts Norfolk and Portsmouth in the foreground and Newport News, Hampton and Chesapeake Bay as the backdrop, while Hampton Roads itself is shown filled with dozens of naval vessels. Inset views of the Monitor and Merrimac, a “trades parade,” and a […]

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