Soldier's Rest, Alexandria, Va.

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Soldier's Rest, Alexandria, Va.

Charles Magnus.
Date of original: c. 1864

Dimensions: 10.04" x 14.18" (75% original), 13.39" x 18.90" (original size), 16.74" x 23.63" (125% original), 20.09" x 28.35" (150% original), 23.43" x 33.08" (175% original).  [Custom sizing also available.  Please contact us for more information.]

Coverage: Not drawn to scale

Subject: Soldiers' homes - Panoramas - Virginia - Alexandria - Aerial Views

Notes: Relief shown pictorially.  "Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1864 by Chas. Magnus in the Clerk's Office of the S. District of N.Y."  A panoramic view of a portion of Alexandria, with the large fenced Soldier's Rest compound as the focus. Inside the compound are barracks-style buildings, figures in blue uniforms, some in formation, and a raised American flag. To the right of the compound fence are rows of tents, and on the far side, several trains and beyond them, possibly more of the compound and the town of Alexandria. In the upper left side of the view are a railroad roundhouse, with trains and soldiers, and buildings labeled "Soldiers Rest U.S. Sanitary Commission" and "Sanitary Commission Lodge for Invalid Soldiers."
Alan M. Voorhees Collection - The Alan M. Voorhees Map Collection extends from the 1493 Nuremberg Chronicle through the U.S. Civil War period with the bulk of the collection consisting of pre20th century maps. In a variety of map formats, such as nautical charts and views, the collection focuses primarily on the Chesapeake Bay area and the development of Virginia within the larger geographical and historical contexts of Europe and America.

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