Maps [Map of the battle of Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864].

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Title
[Map of the battle of Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864].
Subject Headings
-  Decatur Region (Ga.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps, Manuscript
-  Atlanta Campaign, 1864--Maps
-  United States--Georgia--Decatur Region
-  Atlanta Campaign
Notes
-  Shows environs of Decatur, Georgia including the "line of the enemy," the position of a Union battery, and the positions of the 15th and 17th Army Corps.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Similar map appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate armies, 1891-95, pl. 45, no. 3. A note on the printed copy states that "McPherson handed me this sketch a few moments before he was killed, July 22, 1864 (W. T. Sherman)."
-  Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989.
-  Pencil.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S41, 136
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  In pencil in upper right margin: 47.
-  Imperfect: Mounted on paper.
Medium
1 ms. map ; 10 x 11 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3924.D4S5 1864 .M3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3924d.cws00041
Library of Congress Control Number
2006458684
Online Format
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2006458684&searchType=1&recCount=10
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[Map of the battle of Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864]. 1864. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2006458684/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)

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[Map of the battle of Atlanta, Georgia, July 22, 1864]. 1864. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2006458684/>.