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Map Louisville and its defences

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  • Louisville and its defences


  • Phillips, Rob. G.

Created / Published

  • [S.l. : s.n.], 1865.


  • -  Louisville (Ky.)--Maps
  • -  United States--Kentucky--Louisville


  • Maps
  • Salted paper prints--1861-1865


  • -  Sun print.
  • -  Bar scales, sources, and references are faded or slightly blurred.
  • -  Oriented with south at the top, the map indicates fortifications, government buildings, houses, roads, churches, fences, and the names of residents in the environs of the city.
  • -  Signed (facsim.): Official J.H. Simpson, Lt. Col. Engrs. U.S. Army.
  • -  Stamped in red beside the map title and in the lower right corner: General Staff map collection, file copy.
  • -  Description derived from published bibliography.
  • -  Civil War salted paper maps. AL-44.
  • -  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 223.2
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 map : photocopy ; 77 x 113 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3954.L7 1865 .P4


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2008621650

Online Format

  • image

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Phillips, Rob. G. Louisville and Its Defences. [S.l.: s.n, 1865] Map.

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Phillips, R. G. (1865) Louisville and Its Defences. [S.l.: s.n] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Phillips, Rob. G. Louisville and Its Defences. [S.l.: s.n, 1865] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.