Maps [Map of the defeat of the Confederate ship Alabama by the U.S. steamer Kearsarge on June 19, 1864, off Cherbourg, France].
United States. Navy
Alabama (Screw Sloop)
Naval Operations, Confederate
- [Map of the defeat of the Confederate ship Alabama by the U.S. steamer Kearsarge on June 19, 1864, off Cherbourg, France].
- Contributor Names
- United States. Navy.
- Created / Published
- Philada., Lith. of Bowen & Co., 
- Subject Headings
- - Naval battles--France--Atlantic Coast--History--19th century--Maps
- - Alabama (Screw sloop)
- - Kearsarge (Sloop)
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Naval operations, Confederate
- - France--Cherbourg
- - Scale ca. 1:41,000.
- - LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 703
- - From. Report on the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1864). opp. p. 630.
- - Map shows the "Position of the Kearsarge when she received the first broadside of the enemy," the general direction of the ships during the battle, and the position of the Alabama, when it sank in 45 fathoms of water. Map accompanies "Captain [John A.] Winslow's detailed report of the action" dated July 30, 1864.
- - Description derived from published bibliography.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
- 1 map, 42 x 2. cm.
- Call Number
- G5831.S56 1864 U3
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
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- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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