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War maps and diagrams.
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[New York] Waters & Son sc. [1861]
Our brilliant nav[al] victory. Sketch of Beaufort, Port Royal and Forts Beauregard and Walker, scene of the operations of our great expedition. 41 x 24 cm.--[verso] Map of New [Orlean]s and surrounding country. The mouths of the Mississippi, [The site ?] of the naval engagement, Friday night, October 11, 1861. 22 x 24 cm.--The lower Potomac. Map of the Potomac from Washington to the Chesapeak[e] showing the rebel batteries from Cockpit Point to Mathias Point. 25 x 24 cm.
Subject Headings
-  United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  United States
-  Various scales.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.7
-  Incomplete copy of the map supplement issued by the New York Herald. Library of Congress bound copy of the newspaper for October-December 1861 does not include the map supplement.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
[3] 49 x 25 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.S5 1861 .N4
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
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