Maker: US War Dept.
Full title: Plate 13. Battle-Field of Shiloh, April 6th and 7th, 1862 / Advance upon Corinth, Mississippi, May, 1862 / Monterey, Tennessee and Corinth, Mississippi, May, 1862 plus 3 smaller maps. 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. Redfield Proctor, Secretary of War, 1891. 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. Smaller maps include a sketch of the Army of the Potomac at Harrison's Landing VA; a sketch of the Positions of Signal Stations at Harrison's Landing, VA; Sketch of the Affair at Dranesville, VA. Very good condition with mild image transfer, a few minor spots/stains and a touch of foxing, and slight wear to the paper edges. Folds at bottom corners. Measures approx. 16 x 27 inches to the outer border lines.
Item Number: CIV087