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Map Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip : made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N.

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Title

  • Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip : made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N.

Names

  • United States Coast Survey.
  • Gerdes, F. H.
  • Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
  • Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell), 1826-1905.
  • Bowen & Co.

Created / Published

  • [Washington, D.C.] : The Survey, [1863?]

Headings

  • -  Fort Jackson Region (La.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Mississippi River--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  United States--Louisiana--Fort Jackson Region
  • -  United States--Mississippi River

Notes

  • -  Includes note describing positions of Union "mortar flotilla" on April 18-21, 1862.
  • -  Annotated in pencil on verso: Forts of Jackson/St. Philip, [1863?].
  • -  Oriented with north toward the upper left.
  • -  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 236
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map ; 24 x 43 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4014.F6S5 1862 .U5

Source Collection

  • Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell), Josh Hawley map collection

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 86691337

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

United States Coast Survey, F. H Gerdes, A. D Bache, Joseph R Hawley, and Bowen & Co. Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip: made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N. [Washington, D.C.: The Survey, ?, 1862] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/86691337/.

APA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, Gerdes, F. H., Bache, A. D., Hawley, J. R. & Bowen & Co. (1862) Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip: made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N. [Washington, D.C.: The Survey, ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/86691337/.

MLA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, et al. Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip: made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N. [Washington, D.C.: The Survey, ?, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/86691337/>.