Collection Items

  • Map
    Winter quarters 1864 : [vicinity of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee] Sketch map showing Union troop positions, "Confederate Picket Post" on Lookout Mountain, roads, railroads, settlements, farms, and streams. Relief shown by hachures, spot heights, and landform drawings. Signed in ink handwriting at lower left: G.H. Blakeslee, 129th Ill. Inft. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink (brown/red/dark blue). Mounted on paper backing. Watermark: Franklin Mills. Imperfect: Laminated, small stain areas. Printed map pasted on ...
    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H. - Dolton, G. E. (George E.)
    • Date: 1864
  • Map
    Franklin--Tenn. profield [sic] June 1863
    Franklin--Tenn. profiled June 1863
    Sketch map showing troop positions, roads, railroads, streams, and location of the "Cherry tree where was [sic] hung the rebel spies Col. Williams and Lieut. W.G. Peter--June 10, 1863". Relief shown by hachures. Pen-and-ink (brown/red/dark blue). Added in red ink below title: Position of troops at the battle here, added since close of the war--G.H.B. Mounted on paper backing. Watermark: Franklin Mills. Imperfect: Scattered ...
    • Contributor: Blakeslee, G. H.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Plan of the Battle of Lookout Mountain. Fought November 24th-25th, 1863. The northern end of Lookout Mountain is the center point of this image, with the town of Wauhatchie and Lookout Creek to the left and Chattanooga Creek to the right. The Union forces are shown in the vicinity of the Raccoon Mountains, with Hooker and Geary's flanking movements down the west side of Lookout Creek noted. Confederate forces are divided into three lines, the ...
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863-11-24