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. Topographical Map 1864 Tennessee & Alabama Includes Franklin, Johnsonville, Clarksville, Columbia, & Gallatin, Tennessee Huntsville, Decatur, & Athens Original Lithograph Plate CXV (#115) 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 CXV (#115) of the 175 Published. (1) Topographical Map of Johnsonville, Tennessee, Original Plan Prepared By Maj. Willett From a Survey by P.
" (2) "Topographical Map of Clarksville, Tennessee, Copied from the Original Plan, Prepared Under the Direction of Col. Willett, From a Survey by John H. " (3) "Franklin, Tennessee, Copied from the Original Map Prepared Under the Direction of Col. " (4) "Topographical Map of Columbia, Tennessee and Vicinity, Prepared Under the Direction of Capt. Merrill, Chief Engineer by Lieut.
" (5) "Gallatin, Tennessee, Copied from a Map by Maj. Willett from an Original Survey by R. " (6) "Decatur, Alabama, Copied from the Original Map Prepared by Maj.Willett, Under the Direction of Co. " (7) "Topographical Sketch of Athens, Alabama. " (8) "Dalton, Georgia, Copied from the Original Plan by Maj. Willett, from a Survey by R. " (9) "Huntsville, Alabama, Copied from the Original Map, Prepared Under the Direction of Col. Map is in Fine/Very 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. 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, Schoolhouses, Blacksmiths, Railroads, Mills, & Many Other Landmarks.
A Few of the Homes, Farms, Depots, Forts, Mills, Churches, & Other Landmarks located on the Map: Homes and Farms of M. Wagner, Blythe Estate, Williams, Parker, Montgomery, Miller Estate, Hart Hayes, Dr. Drane, Ramsey, Trace, George Wittman, Bennett, Blackmore, Steel, Mrs.Landmarks include: Memphis and Charleston Railroad, Engine House, Depot, Iron Rolling Mill, Vineyard, Dalton and Cleveland Railroad, East Tennessee & Georgia Railway, Courtland Road, Road to Somerville, Cultivated Land, Pasture, Fort Thomas, Cumberland River, Corn Fields, Depot, Clarksville City Cemetery, Public Square, Church, Seminary, Stewart's College, Wharf, Court House, Nashville & Decatur Railroad, House Ruins, Franklin Street, Main Street, Madison Street, Telegraph Street, Tobacco Warehouse, and many others. So Large It Makes Itself The Conversation of Any Room. 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 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 TENNESSEE ALABAMA Clarksville TN Huntsville AL" is in sale since Thursday, November 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.