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Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA

Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA
Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA
Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA
Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA
Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA
Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA
Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA
Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA

Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA    Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA

Original Plate of "The Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies" Commissioned by Resolution of the U. Congress of May 19, 1864 to Serve as the Official Historical Record of The Civil War, Illustrating in Intricate Detail the Battle Lines, Campaigns, Field Reports, Correspondence, Troop Positions, Coastal Surveys, Skirmishes, Naval Blockades, Military Strategy, and Topography During the War. Of the 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 1864 Virginia Battlefields May 3 - June 2, 1864.

1: Battle of The Wilderness (1) Map of the Battlefield of The Wilderness, May 5th, 6th, and 7th, 1864, Showing the Field of Operations of The Army of the Potomac Commanded by Maj. Surveyed under the Orders of Bvt. Duane, Major of Engineers, by Bvt. " 2: Battlefield of Spotsylvania Court House (2) "Map of the Battlefield of Spotsylvania Court House, May 8th to 21st, 1864, Showing the Field of Operations of The Army of the Potomac Commanded by Maj. " 3: Battlefield of Todd's Tavern (3) "Map of the Country and Vicinity of Todd's Tavern, Virginia with the Position of the Army of the Potomac, May 8th, 1864. 4: Battlefields of North Anna (4) Map of the Battlefield of North Anna, May 3rd to 27th, 1864, Showing the Field of Operations of The Army of the Potomac Commanded by Maj. " 5: Battlefield of Bethesda Church (5) "Map of the Battlefield of Bethesda Church May 28th to June 2nd, 1864, Showing the Field of Operations of The Army of the Potomac Commanded by Maj. Confederate Forces shown in Red. Union Forces shown in Blue.

Original Plate LV (#55) of the 175 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 of The Atlas taking over 30 Years to Complete. Original Plate LV (#55) of the 175 Published. Map is in Very Good/Good condition. Closed separation along fold indentation previously repaired.

Original Lithograph Engraved by Julius Bien for the "The 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 withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the Past Century. Of the Only 10,000 Published, 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 History as Map Shows Cities, Towns, & Landmarks during the War; Some of Which No Longer Exist Today.

Map Shows Names of Citizens' Homes & Farms, Churches, Mills, Taverns, Schools, Blacksmiths, Railroads, & Many Other Landmarks. A Few of the Homes, Farms, Depots, Forts, Mills, Churches, & Other Landmarks located on the Map: Talley's Mill, Home of Widow Seay, W. Jones, McKenny, Brown, Clark, Dr. Perry, Pritchett, Alsop, Stevens, Harris, Gayle, Anderson, Dabney, Clark, Orange and Fredericksburg Railroad, Lacy House, Old Wilderness Tavern, Hackett Farm, Rick Farm, Robertson House, Gate House, Chandler, Eubank, Blunt, Mt. Carmel Church, Quarles, Sturdy, Virginia Central railroad, Anderson's Station, Holmes, Miller, New Market, Noel's Station, Dense Woods, Priddy, Water Tank, Jones Home, Laurel Grove Plantation, Saw Mill, and many others.

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. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\North America Maps". The seller is "jonesjackson" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Format: Engraved
  • Published: 1893
  • Printing Technique: Lithography
  • Year: 1891
  • US State: Virginia
  • Age: 124-yrs-old
  • City: Richmond
  • Country/Region: United States of America
  • Engraver: Julius Bien
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Julius Bien
  • Date Range: 1800-1899
  • Type: Civil War Map
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original

Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA    Original Antique Civil War Map VIRGINIA Bethesda THE WILDERNESS Spotsylvania VA