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Office map of the City of Richmond, Va. and the surrounding's, 1873

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Call Number: G3884 .R5 1873 .C37
Creator: Caracristi, J. F. Z. (Joseph Ferdinand Zeillinger), 1840-1895.
Genre: Map
Publication: Engraved and Printed by F. Geese, 1528 Main St., Richmond, Va.
Date: Richmond, 1873
Description: 1 map: hand colored ; 57 x 92 cm. The map shows the Richmond wards, numbered blocks, and important buildings. It also pinpoints the "Shocke Hill Burying Ground" and the "Jewish Burying Ground." Swem 1288
Restoration Needs: The map needs to be delaminated, cleaned & given a new lining to stablize it.

This map was adopted for conservation by Harriet and Joe Coalter in 2010.

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