Maker: US War Dept..
Full title: Plate 117. Military map of the Marches of the United State Forces under command of Major Gen. W.T. Sherman during the years 1863, 1864 and 1865. 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 covers the area from Washington DC to Savannah and to the Mississippi River on the West. 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. This sheet has damage in the top margin with paper loss. Measures approx. 16 x 27 inches to the outer border lines.
Item Number: CIV191