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 1865 Battles of Bentonville & Averasboro March 16, 1865 & March 19, 1865 Original Lithograph Plate CXXXIII (#133) 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 CXXXIII (#133) of the 175 Published.Map is in Very Good/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 The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when the Atlases were withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the past Century.
Only 10,000 were Published, and 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 (1) AVERASBOROUGH: Map Illustrating the Battle of Averasborough, North Carolina, Fought March 16, 1865, Between the Divisions of Generals Ward and Jackson of the 20th Army Corps and Carlin and Morgan of the 14th Army Corps, All Under the Command of Maj.Sherman being present and the Rebel Forces Under the Command of General Hardee. Compiled Under the Direction of O.
" (2) BENTONVILLE: "Map Illustrating the Battle of Bentonville, North Carolina, Fought March 19th, 1865, Between the United States Forces Commanded by Maj. Slocum and the Rebel Forces Commanded by General Jos. Johnston, and the Operations of March 20th and 21st, Under Direction of Maj.
" INSET MAPS: (3) Savannah, Georgia "Submitted with the Report of March 20, 1862. (4) Bird's Point, Mo. Map of Bird's Point, Missouri from Surveys in the Summer of 1861.
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, School Houses, & Many Other Landmarks. A Few of the Homes, Farms, Depots, Forts, Mills, Churches, & Other Landmarks located on the Map: Homes of Sidney Grantham, Widow Martin Stevens, G.
Taylor Widow Crocker, Smith, Benton Farm, J. Williams, Morris, Harper, Schoolhouse, Position of the Enemy on the night of the 16th, Cape Fear River, Black River, Road to Smithfield, Position of the Rebels when Assaulted, Union Works constructed after the Rebel Charge, Engineers, Headquarters, Engine House, Magazine, Bird's House, Meadow, Hospital, Ohio City, Cairo and Fulton Railroad, Garden, Guardhouse, Quartermasters, Hutchinson Island, Causten's Bluff, Wright's River, Hilton Head Island, Marsh, Round Beacon, Pulaski Beacon, Turtle Island, Jones' Island, Mud River, Union Causeway, Skiddaway Island, Wimberly, Road to Montgomery, Decent Island, Cabbage Island, Bloody Point, Dunn's Home, Calibogue Sound, Venus Point, Position of the Union forces on the night of the 16th, Retired Position of the Enemy on the Night of the 19th, Daufuskie Island, Fort Pulaski, Cunningham Point, Elba Island, McQueen's Island, Wilmington Island, Bonaventure, Wassaw, Burnside River, Lighthouse, Bentonville, Rebel Works afterwards occupied by the 14th Corps, Cavalry Headquarters, 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. Confederate Forces shown in Red. Union Forces shown in Blue. 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 "Original Antique Civil War Battle Map BENTONVILLE AVERASBORO North Carolina NC" is in sale since Saturday, December 16, 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.