Original Plate of "The Official Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, " Published the by the Resolution of the U. 1864, to serve asThe Official Historical Record of The Civil War, to be Accompanied by an Atlas of Battles, Troop Positions, Skirmishes, and Topography. Of the only 10,000 Published, less than 1,000 Complete Atlases Remain. Fine Adornment of Civil War History. Impressive on any Home or Office Wall."Panoramic View Charleston Harbor from Fort Sumter" February 13, 1861 Lithographic Plate of Photographs Prior to the Bombing of Fort Sumter Two Months later on April 12th. Original Plate I (#1) of The Official Folio Historical Record of The Civil War contained within. The Official Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Ordered by Act of Congress in 1864; Entered into The Library of Congress; and Published by the U.
Publishing Office, Containing all Battle Maps, Field Reports, Correspondence, Troop Positions, Skirmishes, Coastal Surveys, Naval Battles, and Topography during the Four Years of the War - The undertaking of Accumulating and Assembling The Atlas taking over 30 years to complete. Original Plate I (#1) of the 175 Published. The First (#1) Plate of the 175 Maps within the Atlas. Panoramic Lithographic View Map is in Good condition. No soils, marks, or writings.
Moderate separation along fold previously repaired. Original Lithograph Engraved by Julius Bien for the.
"The Official Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies;". Commissioned by Resolution of Congress May 19, 1864, in accordance to serve as The Official Historical Record of the War. The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when the Atlases were withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the past Century.With Only 10,000 Published, Less than 1,000 Complete Atlases Remain. Impressive On Any Home or Office Wall.
Dimensions: 19 " x 29.5" So Large It Makes Itself the Conversation of Any Room. Panoramic Lithographic Views Read: (1) Fort Moultrie as Seen from Fort Sumter, February 13, 1861, T. " (2) "Fort Johnson as Seen from Fort Sumter, February 13, 1861, T." (3) "Morris Island and Cumming's Point as Seen from Fort Sumter, February 13, 1861, T. Fine Adornment of Civil War History.
A Frame is Not Included. The Framed Map shown is a Personal Lithograph of the Atlas Featured to Show the Beauty of the Maps when Framed. The Atlas to Accompany The Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies was Commissioned with Resolution of the U. Congress in 1864, by which Adjt. Townsend was Appointed Directorship of the Collection and Preparation of the Atlas, which was ultimately Completed and Published in 35 Parts in Sets of Five Lithographic Plates by the U.The 175 Plate Volume dedicated to Preserving a Historical Record of the War, each Map portraying a wealth of Knowledge and Information on Division, Corps, and Troop Positions; Battle Lines, Topography, and Military Strategy. Greetings from Historical Savannah, Georgia: Founded 1733.
Some, to beautify their halls, parlors, chambers, and libraries... Loveth, getteth, and useth maps, charts, and geographical globes.John Dee, Advisor to Queen Elizabeth I. The item "Original Antique Civil War FT SUMTER Charleston SC South Carolina Panoramic Map" is in sale since Wednesday, July 12, 2017.
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