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Map Southern Mississippi and Alabama : showing the approaches to Mobile

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About this Item

Title

  • Southern Mississippi and Alabama : showing the approaches to Mobile

Names

  • United States Coast Survey, cartographer.
  • Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
  • Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874, collector.

Created / Published

  • [Washington, D.C.] : United States Coast Survey, 1863.

Headings

  • -  Mississippi--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Alabama--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Allen family--Private collections
  • -  United States--Mississippi
  • -  United States--Alabama

Genre

  • Military maps

Notes

  • -  Covers the area west to east, from Jackson, Miss. to Montgomery, Ala. and north to south, from Philadelphia, Miss./Centreville, Ala. to Gulf of Mexico.
  • -  Transferred from the Allen family papers in LC Manuscript Division. Annotated in ink on verso: Itinerary, march to Montgomery April 12 (or 13) to April 25, 1865, 16th A.C. LC copy imperfect: water marks scattered in map and deteriorated along folded lines.
  • -  Another copy, without railroads highlighted in red, is in the Fillmore map collection no. 261.
  • -  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 260
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault

Medium

  • 1 map : color ; 54 x 61 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3981.S5 1863 .U5
  • G3981.S5 1863 .U5 Copy 6 Fil 261 Copy, without railroads highlighted in red. In lower left corner: Edw. Moliter, Lith. Scale approximately 650,000, 56 x 63 cm. Signed on recto under title in ink: Millard Fillmore Dec. 6, 1864. Signed in ink and title written in ink on verso: Southern Misp & Alabama, 1863, Millard Fillmore, Dec. 6 1864.
  • G3981.S5 1863 .U5 Copy 5, Gift: Chuck Janisse, June 2, 2010. Inscribed (abbreviated) in lower right margin: To the Comdg. off. 15th Corps. W. LeB. Jenney Capt. adc Eng.

Source Collection

  • Allen family papers, 1865-1976

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 93682895

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

United States Coast Survey, Cartographer, A. D Bache, and Millard Fillmore. Southern Mississippi and Alabama: showing the approaches to Mobile. [Washington, D.C.: United States Coast Survey, 1863] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/93682895/.

APA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, C., Bache, A. D. & Fillmore, M. (1863) Southern Mississippi and Alabama: showing the approaches to Mobile. [Washington, D.C.: United States Coast Survey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/93682895/.

MLA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, Cartographer, A. D Bache, and Millard Fillmore. Southern Mississippi and Alabama: showing the approaches to Mobile. [Washington, D.C.: United States Coast Survey, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/93682895/>.