Maps Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864

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Title
Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864
Contributor Names
Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe), 1832-1895.
Created / Published
N.Y., Julius Bien & Co. photo lith., 1881
Subject Headings
-  Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
-  Savannah (Ga.)--History--Maps
-  United States--Georgia--Savannah
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:85,000.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 207
-  The following inscription in the author's handwriting is reproduced above the title: Washington, D.C., Sept 17th 1881. Transmitted to the office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, with my letter of this date. [Signed] O. M. Poe, Major of Engrs., B. Brig. Gen., U.S.A., Col. A.D.C.
-  Detailed map of Savannah and vicinity, showing "Union works in blue," "Confederate works in red," roads, railroads, vegetation, drainage, houses, names of a few residents in outlying areas, fences, and geographic coordinates.
-  Includes plans of the following fortifications: Works at eastern point of Whitmarsh Island; Fort Thunderbolt; Bastion on the line of defence across Whitmarsh Island; Fort Tattnall; Battery on Turner's Rocks; Fort McAllister; Causten's Bluff; and Fort Lee.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map, col. 75 x 64 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3924.S3S5 1881 .P6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3924s.cw0207000
Library of Congress Control Number
99447342
Online Format
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99447342&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Poe, O. M. Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864. N.Y., Julius Bien & Co. photo lith, 1881. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447342/. (Accessed December 06, 2016.)

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Poe, O. M. (1881) Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864. N.Y., Julius Bien & Co. photo lith. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447342/.

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Poe, O. M. Map illustrating the defence of Savannah, Ga. and the operations resulting in its capture by the army commanded by Maj. Genl. W. T. Sherman. Dec. 21st 1864. N.Y., Julius Bien & Co. photo lith, 1881. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99447342/>.