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Catalog Number 2011.22.475
Title Chesapeake City
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Date undated
Description/Scope & Content Plat of properties in the Phoebus district including E. Tyler Street, Woodland Road, County Street, E. Mellen Street, E. Howard Street, Armistead Street (currently Downes Street), Segar Street, Asylum Street (does not currently exist as pictured), S. Mallory Street, S. Hope Street, S. Curry Street, S. Willard Avenue. Plat also includes the National Cemetery, Butler School House, Military Asylum (labeled "Old Female College"), and three other unlabeled, illustrated structures. Properties are situated near Mill Creek, Jones Creek, Johns Creek, and Hampton River. Plat unsigned, likely completed by William Ivy. Undated.
Creator Ivy, William
People Clark
Topics Education/Schools
National Soldier's Home
Place Names Cemetery--Hampton National Cemetery
Site--Phoebus Historic District
Site--National Soldiers Home (Hampton VAMC)
Structure--Brightview Cottage (St. Mary's School)
Structure--Butler School
Structure--Soldiers Home (Chesapeake Female College)
Waterway--Hampton River
Waterway--John's Creek
Waterway--Jones Creek
Waterway--Mill Creek
To view above Place Names on map, open map in new window and click on place name in the list at left.