Johnson's Virginia Delaware and Maryland.
18 x 24.5 in (45.72 x 62.23 cm)
1 : 1487000
This is a beautiful example of Johnson and Ward’s 1866 map of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland and Delaware. It offers a fascinating snapshot of these secessionist states shortly following the close of the American Civil War. The map shows all four states in full, with counties color-coded. Throughout, Johnson identifies various cities, towns, rivers and assortment of additional topographical details. An engraved view of 'Fortress Monroe, VA.’ Is featured in the top left quadrant. This map went through several different states and was updated regularly throughout the Civil War. Published by A. J. Johnson and Ward as plate numbers 33 and 34 in the 1866 edition of Johnson's New Illustrated Family Atlas.
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