Impressive on any Home or Office Wall. Map of 1864 Artillery & Troop Positions Against Petersburg Intricate Detail. Original Plate LXIV (#64) of the 175 Plates of The Official Folio Historical Record of The Civil War contained within.
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 LXIV (#64) of the 175 Published. Map is in Fine/Very Good condition No soils, 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 The Atlas Entered the Public Domain when the Atlases were withdrawn from Libraries and Other Federal Depositories over the past Century.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 Published, and Less than 1,000 Complete Atlases Remain. Impressive On Any Home or Office Wall Dimensions: 19 " x 29.5" So Large It Makes Itself the Conversation of Any Room Maps Read: (#1).
Engineer Department, Headquarters Army of the Potomac, July 28, 1864. Plan Showing Part of the Line of the U. Forces on July 29th, 1864, Engineer Department, Headquarters Army of the Potomac. (#3): Sketch Explanatory of the Positions and Operations of the Artillery Army of the Potomac, July 30th, 1864.
To Accompany the Report of Brigadier General H. " (#4): "Reconnaissance beyond the Chickahominy at Bottom's and Railroad Bridges, \May 21at, 1862; Made by Lieuts.Map Shows Citizens' Homes & Farms, Churches, Mills, Trading Posts, Blacksmiths, & Many Other Landmarks. A Few of the Homes, Farms, Depots, Forts, Mills, Churches, & Other Landmarks located on the Map: Petersburg and Norfolk Railroad, Prince George Court House Road, Residences of Gibbon, Jordan, Mayo, Avery, Bridge, Ruins, Barn, Cemetery Hill, Blandford, Appomattox River, Poe Creek, Chimneys. Durin, Clarke, McKenzie, Halton, Chiswell, Harison's Creek, Southall Farm, Mrs. Carter's, Bradley's, Chimneys, Vaults, Farm House, Bottoms Bridge, List of Batteries in position before Petersburg, Virginia, July 30th, 1864, and many others landmarks.
Great for Genealogy & Family History as Map Shows Towns & Landmarks during the War; Some of Which No Longer Exist Today. 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 Large Civil War Map PETERSBURG VIrginia VA Artillery Positions" is in sale since Saturday, December 23, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\North America Maps".
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