Maps [Environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863]

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[Environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863]
Contributor Names
United States Coast Survey.
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Fendall, C.
Strausz, A.
Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell), 1826-1905.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.] : The Survey, 1863.
Yazoo River defences at Walnut Hills, near Vicksburg, Miss. : occupied by the U.S. Naval Forces, May 20, 1863 / surveyed for Rear Adminral D.D. Porter, commanding Mississippi flotilla, by sub. asst., C. Fendall -- Haines Bluff, Miss. : showing the positions of the attacking gunboats, April 30th, May 1st, 1863 / sketched by C. Fendall ... under direction of Rear Admiral D.D. Porter -- Vicksburg and vicinity / surveyed by C. Fendall & A. Strausz, under the direction of Real Admiral D.C. Porter -- Survey of a canal connecting Walnut Bayou with the Mississippi River : dug by the U.S. Forces under Genl. Grant in April 1863 / surveyed by C. Fendall & A. Strausz.
Subject Headings
-  Vicksburg Region (Miss.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Vicksburg Region (Miss.)--Maps
-  United States--Mississippi--Vicksburg
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines.
-  From the Joseph R. Hawley papers in LC Manuscript Division.
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 279
-  Maps of "Yazoo River defences at Walnut Hills" and "Haines Bluff" autogr. by Hausmann.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
4 maps on 1 sheet ; 28 x 45 cm. or smaller, sheet 84 x 54 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3984.V8S5 1863 .U5
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
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United States Coast Survey, A. D Bache, C Fendall, A Strausz, and Joseph R Hawley. [Environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863]. [Washington, D.C.: The Survey, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed February 24, 2017.)

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United States Coast Survey, Bache, A. D., Fendall, C., Strausz, A. & Hawley, J. R. (1863) [Environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863]. [Washington, D.C.: The Survey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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United States Coast Survey, et al. [Environs of Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1863]. [Washington, D.C.: The Survey, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.