Impressive on Any Home or Office Wall. Map of 1864 Valley of Red River Campaign From the Mississippi to Shreveport Intricate Engraved Detail. Valley of The Red River, Louisiana from the Mississippi River to Shreveport Illustrating the Campaign Under Major-General N.
Banks in the Spring of 1864. Prepared to Accompany his Report from Information Furnished by Col. Clark in the Engineer Bureau of the War Department, January 1865.
Drawn by Theodore Von Kamecke. Confederate Forces Shown in Red. Union Forces Shown in Blue. Original Plate LII (#52) of the 175 Lithograph Plates of The Official Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Commissioned by Resolution of Congress, Published in 35 Parts of 5 Plates Each, Entered into The Library of Congress, and Dedicated to Preserving the Historical Record of The Civil War, Containing a Wealth of Knowledge and Information on Troop Positions, Battle Lines , Field Reports, Correspondence, Coastal Surveys, Skirmishes, Naval Battles, Military Strategy, and Topography During the Four Years of the War. The Undertaking of Accumulating the Records and Assembling the Atlas taking Over 30 Years to Complete.
Original Plate LII (#52) of the 175 Published. Map is in Very Good/Good condition.Some wrinkling at top of fold indentation. Original Lithograph Engraved by Julius Bien for the The Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Commissioned by the Resolution of Congress of May 19, 1864 in Accordance to Serve as The Official Historical Record of the War.
The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the Past Century. Fine Map for the American Historian or Civil War Enthusiast. Makes an Imaginative & Creative Gift. Impressive On Any Home or Office Wall Dimensions: 19 " x 29.5" Fine Adornment of Civil War History.Great for History and Family Genealogy, as Map Shows Cities, Towns, & Landmarks during the War; Some of Which No Longer Exist Today. Map Shows Names of Citizens' Homes & Farms, Cities, Towns, Railroads, Roads, Forts, & Many Other Landmarks. The Atlas to Accompany The Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies was Commissioned with the Resolution of the U. Congress of 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. Dedicated to Preserving the Historical Record of the War, the 175 Lithographic Maps Portray a wealth of Knowledge and Information on Division, Corps, and Troop Positions; Battle Lines, Military Strategy, Topography, and History. Greetings from Historical Savannah, Georgia: Founded 1733.
Some, to beautify their halls, chambers, and studies... Loveth, getteth, and useth maps, charts, and geographical globes. John Dee, Advisor to Queen Elizabeth I. The item "Original Antique Civil War Map RED RIVER LOUISIANA Alexandria Shreveport LA" is in sale since Saturday, December 30, 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.