Galveston, Texas, showing the fortifications &c.
Covers Galveston area, west to southeast, from Swan Lake to Gulf of Mexico, and north to Bolivar Point. At head of title: Map no. 3. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. "Authorities: Coast Survey charts ... 1862." Sun print. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 447.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions...
Abbot, Henry L. - Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss - United States. Army. Department of the Gulf - Brown & Ogilvie
Attack on Federal fleet at Galveston, January 1, 1863.
From Report of the Secretary of the Navy, with an appendix, containing reports from officers. December, 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1863). opp. p. 314. Indexed: eighteen positions of ships are listed in "References" and are keyed by number to the map. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 447.5 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as...
United States. Navy
[Map of the Red River campaign, March 10-May 22. 1864].
Shows the Red River valley in Arkansas and Louisiana, indicates the location of Camp Worth near Logansport, Louisiana, and the battle sites of April 8 and 9, 1864, between Mansfield and Pleasant Hill, Louisiana. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 241.2 Endorsed in lower left corner: No. 210. Respectfully forwd. Richd. M. Venable Capt. & Chf. Topol. Bur. West La. Ark. Title, date, and...
Venable, Richard M. (Richard Morton) - Venable, Richard M.
Panorama of the seat of war : bird's eye view of Texas and part of Mexico
Bird's eye view of Texas and part of Mexico
Shows the coastline of the Gulf of Mexico from "Littel [i.e., Little] Constance Bay," Louisiana to the Rio Grande. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1861 by John Bachmann ... Southern District of New York." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 446.8 LC copy imperfect: Several mended tears. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Texas Coast showing points of occupation of expedition under Maj. Gen. N.P. Banks : Nov'r 1863.
Shows towns, rivers, roads, selected shipwrecks, and Civil War "Points of occupation" marked by U.S. flags. Pen-and-ink (black/red/blue) with blue watercolor on verso showing through to recto. Fold-lined, rubber-stamped in upper margin: Department of State, Library, O 9562. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 447 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Transfer; State Dept.