Maps Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression : also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & dates of the more important conflicts--districts of coast returned under the control of the U.S., etc. & etc.
United States Coast Survey
- Sketch of the eastern part of the U.S., showing territorial extent of the rebellion at different epochs during the war for its suppression : also--marching routes of the U.S. forces, localities & dates of the more important conflicts--districts of coast returned under the control of the U.S., etc. & etc.
- Contributor Names
- United States Coast Survey.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Territorial questions--Maps, Manuscript
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns--Maps, Manuscript
- - United States
- - Shows areas occupied by the U.S. forces at several times during the early Civil War using blue, green, and red boundary lines.
- - Covers the U.S. westward to approx. 95°W latitude.
- - Relief shown by shading.
- - Transfer; U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor; Apr. 24, 1911.
- - Assumed to have been drawn as a preliminary sketch for the printed map "Historical sketch of the rebellion", published by the U.S. Coast Survey in May 1862.
- - Pen-and-ink (black and several colors), blue watercolor (for bodies of water), brown watercolor (for relief shading), and lead-pencil additions.
- - Accompanied by handwritten letter of transfer from the librarian of the U.S. Dept. of Commerce and Labor to Philip Lee Phillips (LC), dated Apr. 24, 1911.
- - LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 36
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Includes note handwritten in ink at lower right: First project of "Rebellion Sketch", keep[?] J.E.H.
- 1 ms. map : col., cloth backing ; 49 x 40 cm.
- Call Number
- G3701.S5 1862 .U5
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3701s cw0036000 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701s.cw0036000
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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