Original Plate XXIX (#29) of the 175 Published. Map is in Very Good/Good condition. No soiling, marks, or writings. Short closed separation along top 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The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when the Atlases were withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the past Century.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 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) Map of the Battlefields of Harper's Ferry and Sharpsburg, with Positions of Troops and Routes of Army, September 13-17, 1862, Drawn by S. To Accompany Reports of General Robert E." (2) "Antietam, Prepared by Bvt. Michler, Major of Engineers, From Surveys Under his Direction, By Order of Brig. Humphreys, Chief of Engineers, and Under the Authority of the Hon. Compiled and Drawn by Major J. Confederate Forces shown in Red. One of the Most Prized Maps (XXIX) of the 175 Published in the Official Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. 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, Mills, Schoolhouses, & Many Other Landmarks.
A Few of the Homes, Farms, Depots, Forts, Mills, Churches, & Other Landmarks located on the Map: Homes and Farms of S. Deaner, Charles Deaner, Harrison, Wright, Hopewell, Booth, Collins, Griffith, G. Wade's Heirs, Smith, Graham, Adams, Miller, Dr.Quigley, Chapline, Byers, Johnson, R. Shepherd, Markell, Henry, Smith, Douglas, Destroyed House, A. Boteler, Staley, Osbourn, Licklider, Kidwiler, Shindler, Wade, Flanegan, Duke, Link, Duffield's Farm, Henderson, Mrs. Beall, Rider, Lucas, Cromwell, Gardner, McCormick, McSherry, Strider, Hagan, Foley, Engle, Atkinson, Bowers, Wysong, Shearman, Leslie, Stine, Brown, L.
Washington, Engle, Hay, Chapline, Rowe, and Landmarks of Mount Hebron Church, Hoffman's Mill, Antietam Iron Works, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Camp Hill, Signal Station, Winchester & Potomac Railroad, Flowing Spring Run, General Hospital, Hard Scrabble, Road to Fox's Gap, Elk Ridge Mountain, Hess Store, Dunker Chapel, Bloody Lane, National Cemetery, 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 "Original Antique Civil War Map ANTIETAM Virginia HARPER'S FERRY Sharpsburg VA" is in sale since Friday, December 15, 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. Official Records of The Civil War