Collection Items

  • Map
    General Buell's map of the battle-field of Shiloh. [April 6-7, 1862] Scale ca. 1:14,500. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 435 "This map is an enlarged copy of the one accompanying General D. C. Buell's article, 'Shiloh Reviewed,' in The Century for March, 1886." "This edition includes a few corrections which do not appear in the map as printed in The Century for March, 1886." Detailed map showing the positions of the armies of the...
    • Contributor: Buell, Don Carlos
    • Date: 1886
  • Map
    Sketch of the battlefield of Shiloh : showing the disposition of the troops under the command of Major General D.C. Buell, on the 6th and 7th of April, 1862 Relief shown by hachures. Shows location of batteries, roads, ralraods, houses, fences and vegetation. Rivers and Union positions are colored blue and Confederate positions are colored in red. "Official - [signed in facsimile] N. Michler, Capt. Topl. Engrs., U.S.A." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 438 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Michler, N. (Nathaniel) - Buell, Don Carlos - Weiss, John E. - Michler, N.
    • Date: 1862