Format Maps
Contributors Hoelcke, Wm.
Dates 1862
Location Mississippi River
United States
Language English
Subjects Civil War
History
Mississippi River
United States
Title
Map showing the system of rebel fortifications on the Mississippi River at Island no. 10 and New Madrid, also the operations of the U.S. forces under General John Pope against these positions
Contributor Names
Hoelcke, Wm.
Created / Published
Phila., Bowen & Co. lith., [1862]
Subject Headings
-  Mississippi River--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
-  United States--Mississippi River
Notes
-  Scale 1:84,480 ("3/4 of an inch = one mile").
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 299.8
-  From U.S. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War. Supplemental report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War, in two volumes. Supplemental to Senate report no. 142, 38th Congress, 2d session (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1866). v. 2, fol. p. 56.
-  Accompanies "Report of Major General John Pope, to the hon. Committee on the Conduct of the War." 217 p.
-  "No 1." is in the upper margin.
-  Shows Union troop positions, Confederate camp, batteries, location and type of Union boats, houses and names of residents, roads, towns, drainage, and vegetation.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map, 51 x 44 cm.
Call Number
G4042.M5 1862 .H6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
g4042m cw0299800 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4042m.cw0299800
Library of Congress Catalog Number
99447443
http://lccn.loc.gov/99447443


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