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    Map of battlefield of Big Black River Bridge, Mississippi, showing the positions of the U.S. troops, May 17th 1863

    Scale ca. 1:7200. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 264 Inset: [Cross] section of parapet A. 6 x 16 cm. Detailed map indicating "confederate works," Union troop positions and names of commanders, artillery positions, roads, "Vicksburg and Jackson Rail Road," houses, fences, vegetation, drainage, and relief by hachures. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster ...

    • Contributor: Mason, F. - United States Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1876
  • Map

    Map of battlefield of Big Black River Bridge, Mississippi, showing the positions of the U.S. troops, May 17th 1863

    Relief by hachures. Inset: [Cross] section of parapet A. 6 x 16 cm. Detailed map indicating "confederate works," Union troop positions and names of commanders, artillery positions, roads, "Vicksburg and Jackson Rail Road," houses, fences, vegetation, and drainage. Map differs from G3982.B54S5 1863 .M3 CW 264 with addition of Julius Bean & Col., photo. lith. at bottom center, below neat line. Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: Mason, F. - United States Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1876