Maps Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss.

About this Item

Title
Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss.
Contributor Names
Spangenberg, Charles.
Created / Published
[Vicksburg, Miss., Head Qrs. of the Dept. of the Tenn., 1863]
Subject Headings
-  Vicksburg (Miss.)--History--Siege, 1863--Maps
-  United States--Mississippi--Vicksburg
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:17,000 (not "1:15,840").
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 285
-  Signed (facsim.): C. B. Comstock, Capt. of Engrs.
-  Detailed map showing entrenchments, roads, streets, railroads, hachures, vegetation, houses, and drainage.
-  Contains five topographic profiles, six cross sections of artillery batteries, and one cross section of a "rebel rifle pit."
-  For another issue, see Sherman map coll. no. 120.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  LC copy 1 inscribed at bottom: Library Dept State.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map, col., 74 x 70 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3984.V8S5 1863 .S6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3984v.cw0285000
Library of Congress Catalog Number
99447212
Library of Congress Catalog Number Record
https://lccn.loc.gov/99447212
Online Public Access Catalog Record
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99447212&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Spangenberg, Charles. Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss. [Vicksburg, Miss., Head Qrs. of the Dept. of the Tenn, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447212. (Accessed February 13, 2016.)

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Spangenberg, C. (1863) Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss. [Vicksburg, Miss., Head Qrs. of the Dept. of the Tenn] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447212.

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Spangenberg, Charles. Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss. [Vicksburg, Miss., Head Qrs. of the Dept. of the Tenn, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99447212>.