Maps History of the Civil War in the United States, 1860-1865

Format Maps
Contributors Comparative Synoptical Chart Co., Limited
Dates 1897
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Civil War
United States
History of the Civil War in the United States, 1860-1865
Contributor Names
Comparative Synoptical Chart Co., Limited.
Created / Published
Buffalo, N.Y.; London, England; Toronto, Canada, [The Comparative Synoptical Chart Company, Limited], c1897.
Subject Headings
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States
-  Scale not given.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 62.4
-  "Scaife's comparative and synoptical system of history applied to all countries."
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1897, by The Comparative Synoptical Chart Co., Limited, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington. Filed in the United States, 1896. Copyright in Great Britain, 1897."
-  This is not a geographical map, but a historical time chart. "This history of the Civil War is drawn to a time scale of months, and the location of all events is entirely governed by this scale."
-  Inset: Map illustrating the Civil War in the United States shewing principal battle fields, &c, 1861 to 1865, from Colton's "Atlas" pub: N. York. 13 x 24 cm.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
1 chart, col. Chart, 107 x 76 cm.
Call Number
G3701.S5 1897 .C6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
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