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    Sketch of the two breakwaters above Alexandria in the Red River,

    Scale ca. 1:2000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 241 "M. Section VIII.66." Detailed map showing upper and lower dams, falls, "Tennyson's channel," "De Russy's Channel," and some relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.

    • Contributor: Gerdes, F. H. - De Russy, Lewis G.
    • Date: 1864
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    Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson a...

    At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. Prof. A. D. Bache, Supt. Stamped in lower right corner: From collection of David Dixon Porter. Pen and ink manuscript drawn on tracing cloth, covering the environs of forts St. Philip and Jackson, Louisiana. "Note: The forts and their immediate vicinity were taken from data furnished by Major Barnard, U.S.E., excepting the trigonometrical determinations of the forts ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell) - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1862
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    Plan of Fort Jackson, showing the effect of the bombardment b...

    Annotated in pencil on verso: Plan of Fort Jackson. [1862?]. From the Joseph R. Hawley papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 237 Includes explanatory note. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 3 imperfect: Torn at upper edge.

    • Contributor: Hergesheimer, E. (edwin) - Harris, J. S. - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell) - United States Coast Survey - Bowen & Co. - Hergesheimer, E.
    • Date: 1862
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    Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson a...

    Includes note describing positions of Union "mortar flotilla" on April 18-21, 1862. Annotated in pencil on verso: Forts of Jackson/St. Philip, [1863?]. "The Forts from data furnished by the Chief Engineer, U.S. Army." From the Joseph R. Hawley papers in LC Manuscript Division. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 236 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Gerdes, F. H. - Bache, A. D. (alexander Dallas) - Hawley, Joseph R. (joseph Roswell) - Bowen & Co.
    • Date: 1862