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. Map of Sherman's 1864 Siege of Atlanta Shows Sherman's March to the Sea from Marietta to Jonesboro. (1) Map Illustrating the Fourth & Fifth Epoch of THE ATLANTA CAMPAIGN , Embracing the Region from Pine Lost and Kennesaw Mountain, South to Include Atlanta and Its Environs, exhibiting the Lines of Operations at Myna Camp Ground, Along the Chattahoochee River and in the Investments of Atlanta, Also the Lines of Marches Traversed by the United States Forces in Approaching the Several Positions held by the Enemy and their Relative Positions in Line of Battle, Commanding United States Forces, Major-General W. SHERMAN , Commanding Rebel Forces, Lieutenant-General J.Johnston , Relieved by Lieutenant-General J. Hood , Compiled by Edward Ruger. Original Lithograph Plate LX (#60) of the 175 Plates of The Official Folio Historical Record of 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 LX (#60) of the 175 Published. Union Forces Shown in Blue. Confederate Forces Shown in Red. Map is in Fine/Very Good condition. No soiling, marks, or writings. Short closed separation along fold indentation. 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 The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when the Atlases were withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the past Century. Only 10,000 Published, and 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. Great for Family History as Map Shows Towns & Landmarks during the War; Some of Which No Longer Exist Today. Map Shows Names of Citizens' Homes & Farms, Churches, Taverns, Saw Mills, Blacksmiths, Distillery's Depots, School Houses, & Many Other Landmarks.
A Few of the Homes, Farms, Depots, Forts, Mills, Churches, & Other Landmarks located on the Map: Homes and Farms: Widow Alders, Turner, Burns Farm, Hindman, Welch, Murdock, Johnson, Brooks, Hall, Campbell, Connors, Tuggle, Col. Fowler, Wheelock, Bagwell, Carroll, Chotes' Store, Thompson, Wells, Barnett, Shehane, Collins, Moore, Powell, Bacon, Hornby, Forsythe, Dr. Shuper, Wilson, Carter, Bell, Kennedy, Hawes, Poole, Myers, Mitchell, Clay, Smith, Wilson, Wade. Burt, Gaines, Grier, Arnold, Cobb, Scott, Alexander, Jett, Parker, Fisher, Willoughby, Harris, Dean, Henderson, Moon, Hizer, Anderson, Lowry, Farris, Sharp, Worthy, Nesbit, Griggs, Howell, Jones, Tucker, Dobbs, Carlisle, Baggett, McCurdy, Smith, Kirkpatrick, Adams, Brooks, Austin, Elliot, Sorrell, Green, Lewis, Ward, Hardy, Harkin, Copeland, Jenkins, Stephens, Bishop, Steele, Widow Parker, Harper, Peters, Davenport, Cooper, Pritchett, Shepherd, Ball, O'Keefe, Hornby, Diggs, Sewell, Bell, Moore, Wood, Moss, Garman, Taney, Thomas, Terry, Teal, Davis, Daily, Cook, Cohern, Vaughn, Nash, Wells, McCarin, White, Walker, Widow Corley, McCloud, Farris, Maddox, Mason, Rogers, Houston, Hicks, Longford, Williams, Freeman, Reed, Gable, McGarety, Tribble, Hutchins, Ayers, Watts, Clark, Holland, Grey, Hammond, Wallace, Elrow, Reed, Hodge, Dobbs, Jones, Foster, Huggg, Hindman, Bowie, McConnell, Olakley, Spear, North, Miles, Compton, Peacock, Barges, Baker, Judge Haden, Davenport, Shade, Dunlap, Holbrook, Vincent, Distillery, Saw Mill, Mason's Mill, Saunder's Mill, Willis Mill, Marietta, Powder Springs, Bethlehem Church, Brown's Mill, Fairview Church, Water Factory, Owl Rock Church, Cossick's Mill, Macon & Western Railroad, Western & Atlanta Railroad, Holly Spring Church, Atlanta & West Point Railroad, Fowler's Mill, Hettis Mill, Jonesboro, Roswell, Kennesaw, Buckhead, Red Oak, Georgia Railroad, Prospect Church, Winships' Mill, Lovejoy Station, East Point, Fairburn, Fayetteville, Decatur, Morrow, Fairburn, Quick Station, Mill Grove Ferry, Gooden's Crossroads, Rough & Ready, Camp Creek Church, Bird's Old Mill, Sandtown, Hamilton's Mill, Camp Ground, Wesley Chapel, Ruins of Mill, Judge Hayden, Terry's Mill, Hopeful Church, Cobb's Mill, Distillery, Maddox Mill, Stop and Swap, Crossville, Stone Mountain, Collins Spring Church, and many others. 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. 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 halls, parlors, chambers, and libraries...
Loveth, getteth, and useth maps, charts, and geographical globes. John Dee, Advisor to Queen Elizabeth I. The item "Fine Original Antique CSA US Civil War Map Sherman's ATLANTA CAMPAIGN Georgia GA" is in sale since Saturday, December 23, 2017.This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\North America Maps". The seller is "jonesjackson" and is located in Savannah, Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.