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Topographical Map of the Rich-patch Iron Region, Alleghany and Botetourt Counties, VA...

Title:
Topographical Map of the Rich-patch Iron Region, Alleghany and Botetourt Counties, VA...
Creator:
Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899, Campbell, J. L. (John Lyle), 1818-1886
Date:
1881
Type:
Map
Format:
reformatted digital
Description:
Raster, Original Sheet(s): 36 x 48 cm., Monthly publication. Editor and publisher: Jed. Hotchkiss. Vo.1 (1880)-v. 6 (1885), Website description: Hotchkiss created this to lure capital to the region for mining and railroads alike. Note the candor in the lower left corner, and the attention to topographical detail., Relief shown by contours and hachures., Includes geological cross section, labeled Section no. VII, index of owners of Rich-patch iron properties, and list of authorities., From: Supplement to "The Virginias" for Dec. 1880, Host/Source Creator: Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899. Host Type of Resource: text. Host Form of Resource: journal. Host Extent: 6 v. : ill. (incl. ports.) maps ; 31-37 cm. Host Notes: Monthly publication. Editor and publisher: Jed. Hotchkiss. Vo.1 (1880)-v. 6 (1885)., Last alternate title from Website.