Maker: US War Dept.
Full title: Plate 174. Diagrams illustrating the Principal Means used in Transporting the Sick and Wounded and Medical Supplies during the War of the Rebellion, 1861-5 No.1-38. / Six Mule Team Complete, Harnessed and Hitched to US Army Wagon. 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, 1895. 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. Very good condition with image transfer, a few minor spots/stains and a touch of foxing, and some staining and wear to the paper edges. This sheet has some slight vertical folds and wrinkles. Measures approx. 16 x 27 inches to the outer border lines.
Item Number: CIV248