Original Plate of "The Official Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, " Published by Resolution of the U. Congress on May 19, 1864, to serve asThe Official Historical Record of The Civil War, to be Accompanied by an Atlas of Battles, Troop Positions, Skirmishes, and Topography.Fine Adornment of Civil War History. Impressive on any Home or Office Wall. Map of 1864 Closing of Port Wilmington September 6, 1864 Chart Accompanying Project for Effectively Closing Cape Fear River and the Port of Wilmington, North Carolina to Blockade Runners, September 6, 1864. " Map of Sherman's March May 5, 1864 - Sept, 4, 1864 "Map Showing Routes of Marches of the Army of General W. Sherman from Atlanta, Georgia to Goldsboro, North Carolina, May 5 to September 4, 1865. Original Lithograph Plate LXXVI (#76) of the 175 Plates of The Official Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Ordered by Act of Congress, May 19,1864; 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 Assembling the Atlas taking over 30 Years to Complete. Original Plate LXXVI (#76) of the 175 Published. Map is in Very Good condition.
No soiling, marks, or writings. 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 The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when the Atlases were withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the past Century. Of the Only 10,000 Published, Less than 1,000 Complete Atlases Remain.
Impressive On Any Home or Office Wall Dimensions: 19 " x 29.5" Fine Adornment of Civil War History INCLUDES: (1) Map of Portions of Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia Showing March of Cavalry Corps, Military Division of the Mississippi, From March 22 to April 20, 1865. " (2) "Map Showing Routes of Marches of the Army of General W. " (3) "Plat Showing the Battleground of Rivers Bridge, Big Salkehatchie River, South Carolina. " (4) "Map Showing the Operations of the army of the Potomac Under the Command of Maj. Meade from March 29 to April 9, 1865.
" (5) "Plan Sections and Elevation of Pile Bridge, James River near Varinia, Virginia. Great for Family History as Map Shows Towns, Cities, & Landmarks during the War; Some of Which No Longer Exist Today. Map Shows Names of Citizens' Homes & Farms, Churches, Schools, Taverns, Forts, & Many Other Landmarks. 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, with Each Map portraying a wealth of Knowledge and Information on Division, Corps, and Troop Positions, Battle Lines, Topography, History, and Military Strategy.
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. Greetings from Historical Savannah, Georgia: Founded 1733.Some, to beautify their 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 Map REBEL BLOCKADE RUNNERS Wilmington North Carolina" is in sale since Wednesday, May 5, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\North America Maps". The seller is "jonesjackson" and is located in Savannah, Georgia.
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