Maker: US War Dept..
Full title: Plate 134. "Essayons" Topographical Map of California, Nevada, Oregon and part of Idaho, 1867 Antique lithograph by Julius Bien & Co published in the Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies published under the direction of the Hon. Daniel S. Lamont, Secretary of War, 1894. The atlas was published as a companion piece to the Official Records of the American Civil War. It contains maps and other images derived from materials generated by both Union and Confederate military personnel during the American Civil War. The atlas was printed in 35 parts between 1891 and 1895. Printed color indicates topography and Union or Confederate locations. This map is arranged in three sections with Northern California on the left, most of the rest of California on the right, and the south-eastern portion at the center. Very good condition with mild image transfer, a few minor spots/stains and a touch of foxing, and some staining and wear to the paper edges. Mild vertical folds and horizontal wrinkles at center that are barely noticeable. Measures approx. 16 x 27 inches to the outer border lines.
Item Number: CIV208