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 1862 Plans of Fort Henry & Fort Donelson" Surveyed and Drawn Under the Direction of Lieut. Original Plate XI (#11) 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 XI (#11) of the 175 Published. Map is in Fair condition No soils, marks, or writings. Moderate separation along indentation fold. 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 The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when the Atlases were withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the past Century.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. Maps Read: (#1): Plan of Fort Henry and its Outworks. Drawn under the Direction of Lieut. " (#2): "Relative Positions of Fort Henry and Fort Donelson, also the Roads connecting the two Places.McPherson, Chief Engineer, by Charles Lambecker. " (#3): " Military Map of the Country Between the Operations of the 1st Division From February 4, 1862 to March 10, 1862.
" (#5): " Plan of Fort Donelson and its Outworks, Surveyed under the Direction of Lieut. And Captain of Engineers by Lieuts. " (#6): " Fort Donelson and the Positions of the 1st Division during the Siege February 12-16, 1862.Map Shows Citizens' Homes & Farms, Churches, Mills, Trading Posts, Blockade Line, & Many Other Landmarks. A Few of the Homes, Farms, Depots, Forts, Mills, Churches, & Other Landmarks located on the Map: Burnt House, Boyd's, Telegraph LIne, Road to Fort Donelson, Road to Clarksville, Iron Works, Cumberland River, Road to Dover, Fort Henry, Tents, Quarters, Corn Field, Swamp, Widow Williams, Pine Landing, Bailey's Ferry, Coalings, Peytonia Furnace, Camp Helleck, Hospital, and many others landmarks.
Great for Genealogy & Family History as Map Shows Towns & Landmarks during the War; Some of Which No Longer Exist Today. 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 "Large Original Antique Civil War Map FORT HENRY & DONELSON Dover TN Tennessee" is in sale since Sunday, July 22, 2018. 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.